News tagged with bed
A sedentary lifestyle is a common cause of obesity, and excessive body weight and fat in turn are considered catalysts for diabetes, high blood pressure, joint damage and other serious health problems. But what if lack of ...
Health Aug 13, 2012 | 3.3 / 5 (7) | 0 |
(HealthDay) -- Workers on medical leave because of lower back pain are more likely to return to work if they receive reassurance and medical advice on how to stay active, according to a new study.
Health Aug 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- Sunburn is a common consequence of using indoor tanning beds, according to a new study.
Cancer Aug 03, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Travelling to the London Olympics? What do you expect to bring back? Some amazing sporting memories? A medal? How about some bed bug bites, or, worse still, a few bugs to kick off an infestation ...
Health Jul 18, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
Restrictions on indoor tanning, which studies suggest is linked to skin cancer, appear to have increased in several countries since 2003, according to a study published Online First by Archives of Dermatology.
Health Jul 16, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Insecticide resistance is threatening the effectiveness of insecticide-treated bed nets and indoor insecticide sprays to control adult mosquito vectors, and so more sustainable integrated management strategies that use optimal ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jul 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
An analysis of published data in the medical literature has found that vertebroplasty can provide more pain relief and better function for patients with osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures than nonoperative treatments. ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jul 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- Recovery of the lumbar intervertebral discs following a 60-day period of bed rest is a lengthy process, with recovery incomplete at two years, according to a study published in the June 15 issue ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jun 22, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
(HealthDay) -- Young people who use tanning beds rationalize the risky behavior with statements like "everything causes cancer these days," a new study finds.
Health Jun 20, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
A new technique that accurately determines the risk of infants in endemic countries developing clinical malaria could provide a valuable tool for evaluating new malaria prevention strategies and vaccines.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jun 05, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
In the United States, one person dies of melanoma every hour. More than 60,000 new cases of this potentially fatal form of skin cancer will be diagnosed this year, and this number is growing at an alarming rate.
Cancer May 28, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 0
(HealthDay) -- Despite public education efforts, many young adults still don't understand the dangers of sun exposure and tanning, a new U.S. survey finds.
Health May 28, 2012 | 3.3 / 5 (4) | 0 |
(AP) -- Roughly half of young adults under 30 say they've had a sunburn in the past year. Not a big deal?
Health May 10, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(AP) -- The warnings about skin cancer from too much sun don't seem to be getting through.
Health May 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 4
(Medical Xpress) -- With summer just around the corner, pediatricians at Johns Hopkins Childrens Center are sounding the alarm on a disturbing trend: A growing number of teenagers and young adults diagnosed with skin ...
Cancer May 07, 2012 | 1 / 5 (1) | 1