News tagged with downward trend
A nationwide study of women in Denmark who are of child-bearing age finds that those who are obese appear to have a much greater risk of heart attack or stroke, according to research being presented at the American College ...
Cardiology Mar 07, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Annual deaths related to heroin and morphine are continuing to drop significantly, falling from 41 per cent of total drug-related deaths in the UK in 2010 to 32 per cent in 2011. Meanwhile, deaths from 'legal highs' – some ...
Addiction Feb 28, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay)—During the first two years of the cholera epidemic in Haiti, the cumulative attack rate was 6.1 percent, with a consistent downward trend seen in cumulative case fatality rates, according to ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 10, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
An employment contract for NHS consultants introduced in 2003 and including a 27 per cent pay rise over three years failed to increase productivity. The findings emerge from a 10-year study of hospital consultant activity, ...
Health Dec 14, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay)—Diet can have a notable impact on reproductive health, a group of new studies suggests.
Health Oct 26, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1 |
(HealthDay)—A 2008 shift in Medicare/Medicaid policy that cut off reimbursements for costs related to preventable infections in hospitals did not improve infection rates, new research indicates.
Health Oct 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
(HealthDay) -- New data shows that while fewer American teenagers are smoking now than a decade ago, the rate of decline has slowed considerably.
Health Aug 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The economy may well be the best form of birth control. U.S. births dropped for the third straight year - especially for young mothers - and experts think money worries are the reason.
Health Nov 17, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1