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(Medical Xpress) -- Want to teach parents about healthy lifestyles for their children? Theres going to be an app for that, thanks to researchers in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University ...
Health Jul 31, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Researchers at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire have found an association between increasing the distribution of neurosurgeons throughout the United States and decreasing the risk of death from ...
Neuroscience Jul 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
HIV prevention must be better targeted, according to David Holtgrave from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in the US, and colleagues. Health care professionals need a more detailed analysis and understanding ...
HIV & AIDS Jul 11, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The latest vaccine indications are available for doctors and other clinicians through the ACP Immunization Advisor app currently available for iPhone and iPad at http://immunization.acponline.org/app.
Immunology Jul 02, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- About 40 million Americans are addicted to cigarettes, alcohol or drugs, new research finds.
Addiction Jun 28, 2012 | 3 / 5 (1) | 2
Spain's cash-strapped government is eliminating state subsidies for more than 450 medicines, ranging from cough remedies to the pain-killer codeine.
Medications Jun 28, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
For people with long term conditions, telehealth can reduce deaths and help patients avoid the need for emergency hospital care, finds a study published in BMJ today.
Health Jun 21, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Over the next 20 years the proportion of older people living within the Bangladeshi and Pakistani communities in the UK will increase significantly. Most expect that their immediate family, particularly female family members, ...
Health Jun 18, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Every single town in Australia has been rated on its proximity to cardiac care, before and after a heart attack, in a new report published in Circulation and headed by Queensland University of Technology (QUT). ...
Cardiology May 30, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
There are significant gaps in the information women receive about their future fertility following cancer diagnosis, suggests a new paper published today (30 May) in BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
Obstetrics & gynaecology May 30, 2012 | 1 / 5 (1) | 0
A new model of care for screening and treating women around the time of childbirth for mental health disorders shows promise according to researchers from South Africa reporting in this week's PLoS Medicine as part of the ...
Psychology & Psychiatry May 29, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- Even though autism symptoms typically emerge before age 3, most children with autism are diagnosed when they're 5 or older, a new snapshot of autism in America shows.
Autism spectrum disorders May 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Health care professionals do a better job helping people quit smoking when they are trained in smoking cessation techniques, a new Cochrane Library review finds.
Health May 18, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- "Team-based care" should be used to improve patients' blood pressure control, the U.S. Task Force on Community Preventive Services recommended on Tuesday.
Health May 15, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- When comparing photos of overweight physicians with ideal size counterparts, children rate obese physicians as less likeable with less expertise, but youngsters found extra girth had no impact on trustworthiness, ...
Health May 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 1