'This Is How Meal Prepping Helped Me Lose Over 60 Pounds' >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 ... in a nutritionally-conscious home either. Growing up in a low-income household meant my mom worked hard just to put whatever she could on the table.

AMN Healthcare CEO Susan Salka Keynotes Women's Health Leadership TRUST Forum on Partnership and ... >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 SAN DIEGO, April 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Susan Salka, President and CEO of AMN Healthcare (NYSE: AMN), the leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services, will be the keynote speaker at The Women's Health Leadership ...

Women's health providers say Trump-backed measure won't affect Texas — yet >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 Women's health organizations in Texas say a President Trump-signed measure targeting abortion providers will not have an affect here - yet.

'How Often Should I Really Be Pooping?' >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 Everybody poops. Yeah, we got that knowledge from the classic kids book. But the real question is: How frequently should you be dropping a deuce?

Student organization takes a stance for women's health >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- A Grand Valley State University organization is taking a stance for women's health, collecting feminine hygiene products for women in need.

'I Asked 4 Nutritionists How To Eat Before My Wedding—Here's What They Said' >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 The words "wedding diet" have never really freaked me out. After all, as a health and fitness writer, I've always eaten pretty healthily.

5 Celebs Reveal Their Biggest Weight-Loss Struggles >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 Though you may not think it, weight loss is hard for everyone—even those with money and movie deals. Yes, they have access to the best trainers, nutritionists, and chefs, but at the end of the day the choices you make are your own.

6 Photos That Perfectly Explain This Heartbreaking Skin Disorder >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 The disorder only affects about 1 to 5 percent of people, according to U.S. News and World Report, but women are more likely to seek treatment.

Prince Harry Says He Sought Therapy At 27 To Cope With His Mother's Death >> Womens Health


President Trump went after women again, but this time didn't brag about it >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 It also made denying federal funds to abortion providers illegal. Christine Charbonneau, CEO of Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands, called this “the worst political attack on women's health in a generation.” More than 98 ...

Women's Health Research Day highlights new discoveries >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 The day aims to promote research and advance understanding of new developments in women's health, with a particular focus this year on the transition from reproductive health to reproductive justice.

Your Favorite 'Felicity' Heartthrob Reveals His Biggest Turn-On >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 ... but yeah, as I've gotten older, that best-friend kind of quality seems to be more important. You might not have this amazing chemistry right away, but it is something that grows and is more solid.

This Dad's Response To His Daughter's 'Accident' Is The Most Adorable Thing Ever >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 Let's face it, when you're a little kid, accidents happen. But when 6-year-old Valerie Sowards wet herself at school recently, she was so upset that she was crying and said she wanted to go home.

Ashley Graham Reveals That She Was Molested At Age 10 >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 Ashley Graham has a memoir coming out in May, and in it she makes a startling revelation: She was molested by a family friend when she was 10.

Every Woman Who Wants A Youthful Glow Should Add This To Her Skin-Care Routine >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 If you want smooth, firm, and glowing skin, the answer could be right in your jewelry box. That's right. Certain metals like gold and copper not only have the power to make your necklace dazzle, but can be used to improve your complexion and beyond.

​These Are All The Crazy United Passenger Stories That Have Emerged Since Last Week's Scandal >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 Sign up for Women's Health's newsletter, So This Happened, to get the day's trending stories and health studies.

5 Ways To Maximize Your Rest Days—And Get Better Results >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 You put a lot of thought into your diet and workout routine, but your rest and recovery days are just as important. You may not be pounding the pavement or crushing it at the gym, but there are a few strategic things you should be doing to help your ...

This Is Why You Have A Headache Every Day >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 But while we've all likely had a headache recently, there are some unlucky souls who suffer from recurring or chronic headaches, also known as headache disorder, according to the World Health Organization. ... "A lot of women think headaches are ...

This Reality Star Just Posted A VERY Controversial Picture Of Her Daughter >> Womens Health

4/18/2017 Sign up for Women's Health's newsletter, So This Happened, to get the day's trending stories and health studies.

BLM drops parcels near national park from lease sale | GJSentinel ... >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 Grand Junction - Responding to widespread opposition, the Bureau of Land Management has dropped plans to offer more than 27000 acres west of Rocky ...

Feedlot smell concerns must be heard >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 Our state's agricultural producers are very cognizant of the impact of their operations on the environment. In most cases, they live where they are raising their livestock, so they benefit from soil, water and air quality protection as much as their ...

Can the Internet of things solve environmental crises? >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 As a result, potable water and air quality testing tools, animal protection or deforestation control systems, and even clean indoor cooking solutions, are being piloted in Africa and Asia.

MIKE DAVIS: Outraged at use of 'uncertainty' >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 They affect the safety of the food we eat, the water we drink, the air we breathe, the diseases we get, the medicines we can use, the privacy of our data, what our kids are taught in school, the industries that thrive and the jobs they provide, what ...

Save Tarrant County's Drinking Water >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 It doesn't take long in Texas to know that the oil and gas industry rules the roost, even when drilling activity threatens the drinking water of a half million people. ... It is toxic, undrinkable, and unfit for agricultural or recreational activities ...

Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 Our state's agricultural producers are very cognizant of the impact of their operations on the environment. In most cases, they live where they are raising their livestock, so they benefit from soil, water and air quality protection as much as their ...

LWV highlights its natural resource positions >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 Environmental Protection and Pollution Control: Preserve the physical, chemical and biological integrity of the ecosystem with maximum protection of public health and the environment.

NC Bill to Shield CAFOs' Liability Would Curb Legal Rights for Hundreds of Thousands >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 North Carolina lawmakers are rushing to pass legislation to fundamentally alter the legal rights of property owners, severely restricting the longstanding right to fair compensation for hundreds of thousands of residents whose air, water, health ...

Zaleski: 'Quality' in eyes of beholder >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 "The Department of Environmental Quality will serve as the first line of defense against an overzealous EPA and protect our energy and agriculture jobs from federal overreach." Notice the emphasis is not on air, water or soil, but on the alleged ...

From the vine >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 When selecting a garden site there are five factors you should consider; soil, sunlight, water, air drainage, and proximity to the home.

Chesapeake Bay conservationists talk Pa. pollution, EPA funding >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 While CBF points to several pollution sources affecting the bay - including urban and suburban stormwater runoff, wastewater treatment, and factories and air pollution - agricultural runoff has the most highly negative impact on water quality. “We've ...

We're not that green, but there's more to the story >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 Much of our agriculture effort, however, goes into producing renewable energy in the form of ethanol, which probably wasn't credited to our WalletHub ranking.

My neighbour spread slurry and ruined the road - what can I do? >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 Air Quality Standards are set in the Air Quality Standards Regulations 2011. The land spreading ... While there have been prosecutions in Ireland for air pollution in relation agriculture, the spreading of slurry has remained unaffected. Evidence ...

Earth Day events: These groups care about Delaware: >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 Goal: Give quick answers to your specific questions about family and health, food, agriculture and natural resources, programs for young people and gardening.

Ensuring All Can Prosper as 'Hotlanta' Gets Hotter >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 The effects of climate change—extreme storms, wildfires and drought; sea level rise and storm surge; choking air pollution in cities; disruption of agricultural supply chains and jobs in rural heartlands; and coastal erosion, to name a few—are a ...

Hog farms raise air quality concern for residents >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 The farms do not require permits because they fall under the 2,500 head requirement from the Ohio Department of Agriculture. Residents said they are concerned the farms may pollute the air, water and soil. For the LeBeau family of Bloomingburg, the hog ...

State won't regluate pesticides >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 Ron Kouchi, District 8, said while none of the bills made it to the Senate - they were all halted in the House - he is pushing for $750,000 to be injected into the Department of Agriculture budget for surface water and air quality testing. “Half a ...

Hawaii Environmentalists Advocate for Pesticide Regulations >> Water - Air Quality - Agriculture

4/18/2017 "We haven't even given the Department (of Agriculture) a chance to accomplish what they're mandated to do, but people aren't satisfied.

Escaped cattle being cared for at veterinary center in Columbia >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 ST. LOUIS (AP) - The six steers that made a mad dash out of a St. Louis slaughterhouse in March are being treated and temporarily housed at the MU veterinary center in Columbia. Jay Weiner, co-founder of The Gentle Barn Foundation, says the six cattle ...

Veterinary cancer specialist will present program in Watertown >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 WATERTOWN - Dr. Sue Ettinger came about her motto, “See Something, Do Something. Why Wait? Aspirate,” the hard way. The Hudson Valley veterinarian, who will present a public program in Watertown on Friday, was treating a dog of one of her nurses ...

Global Veterinary Thermography Market Professional Survey 2017 ... >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 In our aim to bring the best and complete information to our clients, we at Orbis Research present the 2017 Global Veterinary Thermography Market professional ...

4-H creates veterinary science exploratory program >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 The 4-H Veterinary Science Program provides 4-Her's 9 years old and up with real-world exploration of the veterinary science field. The program is operated by the Cooperative Extension Service, part of the University of Arkansas System Division of ...

New veterinary center opens on the North Shore >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 "I've known that I wanted to be a veterinarian since I took my first job in high school at a dog kennel," North Shore Pet Wellness Center owner Dr.

Who is Noel Fitzpatrick? The Supervet star and world-renowned veterinary surgeon - all you need to know >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 Professor Noel Fitzpatrick is an Irish veterinary surgeon who opened his pioneering private referral practice Fitzpatrick Referrals in Surrey in 2008.

FDA-Approved Propofol Anesthetic Introduced for Veterinary Use >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 Ivaoes Animal Health is a veterinary pharmaceutical manufacturer whose objective is to identify, develop, and distribute FDA-approved drugs for use in animals, targeting the medically critical pharmaceuticals with limited availability in the veterinary ...

April and Oliver's newborn giraffe “checks out just perfect” during first veterinary exam >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 NEW YORK - It was a VERY exciting Easter weekend at Animal Adventure Park in New York - as April and Oliver welcomed a newborn giraffe - a baby boy!

Utah veterinary clinic cares for horses, other large animals >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 In this Thursday, March 23, 2017 photo, Mike Walburger grinds down uneven teeth in a horse's mouth, at the Arrowhead Veterinary Clinic in Payson, Utah. A horse's teeth often can grow unevenly and can cause sores in their mouths if they grow too large.

Full-spectrum veterinary hospital opens on Yale >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 There's a new sheriff in town for animal care–Urban Animal Veterinary Hospital. The new clinic is a groundup, state of the art veterinary hospital for the Heights and its surrounding communities located at 1327 Yale St. All eight technicians at Urban ...

Study helps veterinarian mental health >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 "Members of healthcare professions like veterinary have to cope with working in professions that have a reputation for a high level of psychological distress and risk of suicide; above that of other professions and the general population," said Ms ...

Veterinary Diagnostics Market Growing at a CAGR of 9.3% During 2017 to 2022 - ReportsnReports >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 Global veterinary diagnostics market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 9.3% from 2017 to 2022, to reach $3.62 billion by 2022 from $2.31 billion in 2017.

Bill Proposes Tax Credit for High Veterinary Bills >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 Most people would do just about anything to protect or care for their pets, including spending thousands of dollars on veterinary care. “People talk about it all the time. Even just taking your dog to the vet is $50,” said San Diegan Jaimie Bougie ...

Clemson, University of Glasgow partner to help veterinary students learn global skills >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 CLEMSON, South Carolina - Clemson University animal and veterinary science students can expand their cultural horizons while obtaining skills that will allow them to practice worldwide by completing their bachelor's degrees at the University of ...

Veterinary Technicians in growing demand in the QCA >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 The Veterinary Technician program director at Muscatine Community College says vet techs are regularly sought after from clinics all over the Quad Cities area.

Friend of animals says farewell: Veterinarian selling practice of 45 years >> Veterinary

4/18/2017 Luna, the “window cat” at veterinarian John Ebrey's clinic on East College Avenue, gets some attention from Ebrey. Ebrey, who has been a veterinarian for 45 years, retires next week. Luna, however, will remain at Ebrey's clinic, which will be taken ...

LG stresses need to inculcate nationalism >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 In the wake of recent students' protests at several varsities in the country, Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Friday underscored the need for inculcating nationalism in people while asserting that youths, their thoughts and ideas need to channel in the ...

Assam Rifles conduct various activities across Nagaland : Nagaland ... >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 Assam Rifles under the aegis of Inspector General Assam Rifles (IGAR) North have been organising various programmes across the state for different sections ...

RSA's Poppy Appeal pops up in Palmerston North >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 His main job was organising weekly visits for veterans in hospitals and rest homes. The fund helped to pay for care packages and transport, but it also provided financial support for ex-servicemen who needed help with unexpected medical expenses, food ...

Afghan vet who lost his legs completes Marathon des Sables >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 An Afghanistan veteran has made history by becoming the first double leg amputee to complete the 'toughest race on Earth' across the Sahara desert.

'A nation does not exist if people do not have nationalism' >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 Inaugurating a two-day convention here on "Nationalism and Patriotism", organised by Veterans India--a group of ex- servicemen, he said youths need to be taken in a right direction for the nation's interest. Referring to students' protests in Jadavpur ...

The Sunday Dispatch | Sunday Dispatch celebrates 70 years: Plan ... >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 Editor's note: The Sunday Dispatch is celebrating its 70th anniversary. Information appearing here is reprinted exactly as it appeared in the March 16, 1947 issue ...

L-G requests ex-servicemento channelise today's youth | Latest ... >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 Hinting that the anti-national protests in various colleges and university across the country is incorrect, the Lieutenant Governor (L-G) Anil Baijal said on Friday ...

Taking all measures to gain consular access to Jadhav: VK Singh >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 ... who addressed a gathering of ex-servicemen on the second day of a convention on "Nationalism and Patriotism", said: "Neither I watch such videos nor I comment on them without knowing the ground realities.

Lt Gen Panag Who Is Being Trolled Is A Veteran Of 1971 War And Crusader Against Corruption In Army >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 His father Colonel Shamsher Singh was also in the Indian army and was known for being the social activist as well who would work for the education of girls, ex-servicemen issues, child rights and gender equality. He was elected unopposed as the ...

Veterans protest the prosecutions of Troubles soldiers >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 Thousands of veterans took to the streets of some of the UK's major cities to protest the 'witch hunt' prosecutions of veterans who served in the Troubles. Ex-servicemen dressed in ceremonial ties and berets from several regiments gathered in London ...

Army veterans back commander's move >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 Pune-based army and navy veterans have stood up in unity for the Quick Reaction team officer in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district who allegedly tied a civilian to an army jeep to use him as a “human shield” against stone-pelters.

Anzac Day commemorations march on >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 The function will be reserved for veterans, ex-servicemen and women and current members of the Australian Defence Force.

Of fauji vote bank and failed promises >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 Veteran ex-servicemen protest against the non-implementation of the One Rank One Pension scheme outside Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's residence in New Delhi.

Jobless youth too to be part of Capt's GoG >> Veterans - Ex-Servicemen

4/18/2017 Close to 13,000 ex-servicemen would be enrolled for GoG - the aim being to have one veteran in each of the state's 12,730 villages.

Quant Technicals in Focus For LeMaitre Vascular, Inc. (NasdaqGM:LMAT) >> Vascular

4/18/2017 At the time of writing, LeMaitre Vascular, Inc. (NasdaqGM:LMAT) has a Piotroski F-Score of 7. The F-Score may help discover companies with strengthening balance sheets.

Complex Vascular Anatomy Problematic for Carotid Artery Stenting >> Vascular

4/18/2017 Complex aortic arch configurations and internal carotid artery (ICA) tortuosity were bad news for carotid artery stenting, but not endarterectomy, according to an MRI substudy of the International Carotid Stenting Study (ICSS).

Vascular Biogenics' (VBLT) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at HC Wainwright >> Vascular

4/18/2017 Vascular Biogenics Ltd (NASDAQ:VBLT)'s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by stock analysts at HC Wainwright in a note issued to investors on Tuesday.

Global Vascular Graft Market 2016 Segmentation & Application Analysis in Latest Research Reports >> Vascular

4/18/2017 The Global Vascular Graft Consumption 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Vascular Graft market. First, the report provides a basic overview of the Vascular Graft industry including definitions, ...

Vascular Access Systems Market Growth and Forecast 2016-2026 >> Vascular

4/18/2017 Vascular access systems are intended for a series of diagnostic tests and treatments such as central venous pressure readings, blood sampling, fluid infusion, blood transfusion, parenteral and drugs administration such as chemotherapeutic agents, ...

Aspirin therapy may not help patients with peripheral vascular disease, researchers find >> Vascular

4/18/2017 Aspirin therapy has been a staple of cardiology care for people who have peripheral vascular disease, which causes narrowed arteries and reduced blood flow to the limbs.

Self-Expanding Peripheral Vascular Stents Market to Witness a Pronounce Growth During 2016 - 2024 : Persistence ... >> Vascular

4/18/2017 Self-expanding peripheral vascular stents are designed using a specific material such as stainless steel and nitinol which self expands when positioned in the peripheral vessels.

Non-Vascular Stents Market with Current Trends Analysis, 2015-2025 >> Vascular

4/18/2017 Stents are the tubes or other devices that placed in the body to generate a passage between hollow spaces. And stenting is process of placement of such stent in the body.

Worldwide Vascular Lesions Treatment Laser Market 2017 growing at CAGR XX.XX % >> Vascular

4/18/2017 Global Vascular Lesions Treatment Laser Market report 2017 focuses on deep analysis of the current status of Vascular Lesions Treatment Laser industry. The study of Vascular Lesions Treatment Laser industry is very important to enhance business ...

Peripheral vascular patients show little benefit from aspirin for risk reduction >> Vascular

4/18/2017 peripheral vascular Anyone who has had a heart attack will know that one of the most surprising medications used to reduce your risk of future heart attack is aspirin.

Midlife vascular risk factors linked with higher brain amyloid in later life >> Vascular

4/18/2017 The results showed that patients with 2 or more vascular risk factors in midlife were more likely to have higher amyloid burden, as determined by non-invasive imaging, later in life when compared to those without risk factors.

BRIEF-Corindus Vascular Robotics offering and resale by selling stockholde... >> Vascular

4/18/2017 BERLIN, April 18 The International Monetary Fund will not take part in a bailout programme for Greece if it deems the country's debt is unsustainable, the international lender's chief Christine Lagarde said in an interview published on Tuesday.

BRIEF-Corindus Vascular Robotics files for mixed shelf of up to $60 mln >> Vascular

4/18/2017 ZURICH, April 18 The Swiss government on Tuesday played down Switzerland's reappearance on a U.S. Treasury watch list of potential currency manipulators, saying the status would have no immediate consequences.

Cumulative Midlife Vascular Risk Factors Associated With Increased Brain Amyloid >> Vascular

4/18/2017 Having a progressively higher number of midlife vascular risk factors is significantly associated with later development of high levels of brain amyloid deposition, suggest cohort findings from the ongoing Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) trial.

Summa Health Heart and Vascular Institute earns multiple accreditations >> Vascular

4/18/2017 "We're incredibly proud of the state-of-the-art cardiovascular care we provide at Summa Health," Dr. Roger Chaffee, chair of the Summa Heart and Vascular Institute, said in a news release. "We are constantly striving for the highest level of care for ...

Western Reserve Hospital expands services with hiring of new vascular surgeon >> Vascular

4/18/2017 AKRON, Ohio -- Western Reserve Hospital Physicians, Inc. is expanding its scope of medical services to include vascular surgery provided by its newest physician, Jeffrey A. Stanley, DO, FACOS.

Blanchard Valley Hospital's Vascular Lab Receives Reaccreditation >> Vascular

4/18/2017 This accreditation recognizes labs that provide a high level of patient care and quality testing when diagnosing vascular disease.

Vascular Health Predictive of Amyloid Deposits >> Vascular

4/18/2017 "An increasing number of midlife vascular risk factors was significantly associated with elevated amyloid," the authors write.

Hospital Pharmaceuticals Market Research Report : forecast up to ... >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 Pharmaceutical drugs are sold through various channels such as retail, mail orders, clinics and hospitals. This report on the global hospital pharmaceuticals ...

Global Markets for Emerging Medical Device Technologies, 2021 with Profiles of Major Players in the Field >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 Analyses of segments within the overall market including: aesthetics/dermatology, cardiovascular, dental, diabetes care, gastroenterology, nephrology, urology, gynecology/women's health, medical imaging/visualization, in-vitro diagnostics, neurology, ...

Point of care ultrasound: A new tool for the 21st century nephrologist >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 Across the country, nephrology fellows are being taught to use ultrasound at the point of care to make timely decisions about their patients.

UC San Diego Health Scores an A for Safety and Quality from Leapfrog Group >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 Specialties listed in the top 50 nationally include cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, geriatrics, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology and urology. Only 3 percent of the nearly 5,000 hospitals included in the analysis ...

Recurrent kidney stone formers may not benefit from 24-hour urine ... >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 (HealthDay News) - Despite guidelines, it has not been established whether all recurrent kidney stone formers benefit from 24-hour urine collection, according ...

Obituaries >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 Dr. Carl A. Osborne, a luminary in the field of veterinary nephrology and urology admired as much for his compassion, faith, and humility as for his considerable professional accomplishments, died March 5 of complications from Parkinson's disease.

Nephrology and Urology Devices Market 2017 Top Key Players, Driver, Outlook, Growth, Supply, Demand, Analysis ... >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 The Nephrology and Urology Devices Market Report covers market characteristics, size and growth, segmentation, regional and country breakdowns, competitive landscape, market shares, trends and strategies for this market.

Allegedly Legitimate Journal Publishes 'Case Study' Based Entirely on a 'Seinfeld' Episode >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 So I decided to troll this publication, the MedCrave Group's Urology & Nephrology Open Access Journal, to see whether they would agree to publish a totally made-up, Seinfeld-themed “case report” about a man who develops “uromycitisis poisoning.

Cinacalcet Appears to Ease Hyperparathyroidism in Transplant Patients >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 “Spontaneous resolution of hyperparathyroidism after transplantation is uncommon despite lengthy follow-up and satisfactory graft function,” the investigators concluded in a paper published online ahead of print in the Journal of Nephrology ...

Nephrology and Urology Devices Market 2017 Growth Opportunities ... >> Urology - Nephrology

4/18/2017 The Nephrology and Urology Devices Market Report covers market characteristics, size and growth, segmentation, regional and country breakdowns, comp.

No differences in HbA1c, FPG in identifying diabetes in adults with tuberculosis >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 In adults with tuberculosis, both the HbA1c assay and fasting plasma glucose measurement are useful diagnostic tests to screen for type 2 diabetes, although the proportion of false positives was higher for fasting plasma glucose, according to recently ...

Gig Harbor Student Has Tuberculosis: Health Department >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 GIG HARBOR, WA - A Gig Harbor High School student has come down with tuberculosis, county health officials are reporting. Health officials say the student did not contract TB at school, and will not return to class until the infection has passed.

Bovine tuberculosis found in Butte County herd >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 PIERRE | Animal health officials have found bovine tuberculosis in a Butte County herd, they announced this week. A release from the South Dakota Animal Industry Board said state and federal officials have identified two more cases of the disease.

Tuberculosis and Coffee >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 María believes the story of tuberculosis is an important one and has been studying it over the last year or so. “It is a really remarkable story, this incredible disease which raged here early in the 20th century.

120 Alerted On Tuberculosis Case At UH-Hilo >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 HILO, Hawaii - The Hawaii Department of Health has notified approximately 120 students and staff members at the University of Hawaii at Hilo of possible exposure to tuberculosis (TB) at the Hilo campus. The Hawaii DOH says a person who had active ...

Snohomish County tuberculosis cases more numerous this year >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 EVERETT - Tuberculosis is on the rise in Snohomish County, with cases increasing by nearly a third during the first three months this year, compared to the same period last year.

TUBERCULOSIS | Information >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that people who have an increased risk of tuberculosis be screened for latent TB infection.

Tanzania: Alert to Parents On Childhood Tuberculosis >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 Diagnosing tuberculosis (TB) in children is more difficult than in adults. This is because children cannot produce sputum - a mixture of saliva and mucus coughed up from the respiratory tract, typically as a result of infection, especially those under ...

Parts of 5 Michigan Counties See Bovine Tuberculosis Risk >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 State officials have designated parts of five Michigan counties as a "potential high risk area" for bovine tuberculosis. The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development says it took the step after four free-ranging whitetail deer tested positive ...

Tuberculosis Suspect Case Released, No Other Cases Found >> Tuberculosis

4/18/2017 A Mather House resident suspected of having tuberculosis has been released from isolation after two weeks, although the individual will continue to undergo treatment for the disease, according to Harvard University Health Services director Paul J ...

Dr. Peter Hotez on World Chagas Day 2017 >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 Despite 6-7 million patients worldwide, in both poor and wealthy regions, Chagas disease remains one of the most neglected of the neglected tropical diseases globally. Treatments currently exist, however diagnosis remains difficult and current ...

Chagas disease: The Brazilian forest bites back >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 “For Brazil, this is a very serious problem,” says Dr Jorge Augusto de Oliveira Guerra, a Chagas specialist at the Tropical. The disease is already present in most of the south and centre of the country, he says. “In the north, it is considered an ...

Snail fever: the threat in Suriname's water >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 Santiago Nicholls, an authority on neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) at the Pan-American Health Organisation (PAHO), estimates there are 1.6m people infected with schistosomiasis in Latin America and the Caribbean, and 25m others at risk.

Togo Becomes First Country in Africa to Validate the Elimination of ... >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 GSK, Merck Sharp & Dohme , and the MECTIZAN® Donation Program congratulate President Faure Gnassingbé, the government and the people of Togo for ...

German Merck aims to role out child formula for schistosomiasis drug >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 Garijo was among senior pharmaceutical executives due to meet Bill Gates privately in Geneva on Tuesday to discuss stepping up the industry's contribution to fighting 18 neglected tropical diseases known as NTDs. The WHO and the Bill & Melinda Gates ...

The Global Schistosomiasis Alliance unveils giant worm on Lake Geneva >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 On the eve of the Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Summit in Geneva, Switzerland, the Global Schistosomiasis Alliance (GSA) has unveiled a giant worm on Lake Geneva.

A mysterious leishmaniasis outbreak in Spain >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 When the health authorities in Fuenlabrada, a southwest suburb of Madrid, noticed a spike in cases of the tropical disease leishmaniasis in 2010, their efforts to track down its origins became an epidemiological detective story.

Papua New Guinea struggles to eradicate yaws disease >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 “Funds dried up, staff moved on to other jobs and surveillance programmes were discontinued, so no one knew how many cases there were,” says David Mabey, professor of communicable diseases at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Poverty, open sewers and parasites: 'America's dirty shame' >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 Alabama is one of the five Gulf coast states that shoulder the burden of neglected tropical diseases in the US. Some scientists say these are an under-appreciated problem in the world's largest economy.

Philanthropy: the search for the best way to give >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 But ultimately, they decided the most effective way to generate funding was to build their own vehicle, The End Fund, with a small staff to co-ordinate and support programmes to treat neglected tropical diseases. “Ideas need champions, so you need to ...

Global efforts to eradicate yaws may require treating pet monkeys >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 As WHO increases efforts to combat the endemic tropical disease yaws, which has resurged over the past 2 decades, researchers suggested that a One Health ...

Why treating animals may be important in fighting resurgent tropical ... >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 A pet macaque sits with its owner in Bangladesh. Such familiarity could facilitate the transmission of infectious diseases from owner to monkey.

UK boosts aid for tropical disease treatment >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 The UK's international development secretary Priti Patel highlighted that neglected tropical diseases cause “unimaginable suffering” and force the world's poorest into a “deeper cycle of poverty with no way out” - yet are treatable.

UK to invest £360m in measures to eradicate tropical diseases >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 The UK will spend £360 million of aid money as part of a drive to eradicate tropical diseases which cause suffering for hundreds of millions of people around the world.

Financial Times Special Report Focuses On Neglected Tropical Diseases >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 “Neglected tropical diseases affect more than a billion people. These diseases of the poor are notorious for their disabling symptoms.

More engagement on neglected tropical diseases needed from ... >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 In 2012, the London Declaration on neglected tropical diseases targeted 10 of the 17 diseases then prioritised by the World Health Organisation.

The long road to elimination of neglected tropical diseases >> Tropical Diseases

4/18/2017 Despite some progress, the fight is a long way from the finish.

Transplant revolution children Allie Matthews organ donors >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 ALLIE Matthews had just weeks to live when she received a liver transplant two days before her first birthday. Born with a rare severe liver disease, the tiny infant ...

Experts call for international efforts to combat organ transplant tourism >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Leading organ transplant experts are calling for international efforts to combat organ transplant tourism. They also dispelled rumors that China is using organs harvested from Falun Gong practitioners and other prisoners.

Dying mother receives liver from donor after daughter, 17, is told she is too young to help >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 ... and remains at the Queen Mary Hospital. Her daughter Michelle is 17 years and nine months old - three months short of her 18th birthday when she could have voluntarily donated her own liver, in accordance with the Human Organ Transplant Ordinance.

Only seven per cent of Mumbai's kidney patients got donors since 1997 >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Statistics from the Zonal Transplant Coordination Committee (ZTCC) showed of the 7,774 people registered for a kidney transplant in Mumbai over the last 20 years, merely 558 (7%) individuals got an organ to undergo a transplant. The numbers are equally ...

Fighting to stay alive: liver transplant mother in Hong Kong shows ... >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Professor Lo Chung-mau says patient is relatively stable but not yet out of danger and he hopes her new liver will function as soon as possible.

“A doctor and a patient:” Aurora Health Care transplant doctor needs a new kidney himself >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 MILWAUKEE - April is National Donate Life Month. Right now, thousands of people across the U.S. are waiting for a life-saving organ donation. One of those people on that list has committed his life to helping others get the organs they need to survive.

Organ transplant recipients press need for more donors >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Durham, N.C. - There are no age limits for receiving a heart transplant, as 1-year-old Naomi Reeves and 66-year-old Jack Cozort can attest.

Second annual 'Give Gala' highlights financial needs of organ transplant recipients >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 The scar is leftover from a 2015 transplant operation that removed 75 per cent of her liver. Bruno's donated organ saved the life of Tony Pasqua, the father of her best friend, Filomena. After doctors said a transplant was Pasqua's best chance at ...

Three-time liver transplant recipient's battle with rare disease and demons >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Stevie Young, who died on Saturday night, wanted to raise awareness about organ donations and mental health issues that transplant recipients face. Even as he lay in a coma, it was natural for Stevie Young to fight to the end. The 24-year-old wasn't ...

Boost to organ donation: Mumbai's KEM hospital to get special ... >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 The cadaver and organ transplant programmes in western and central India will soon receive a major boost - setting up of the government-run Regional Organ ...

Seniors too old for young organs >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 The organs of younger donors will be more likely to go to younger transplant recipients under a revolution that will improve the success rate of organ donations. News Corp has learned the Turnbull Government has approved a new computerised Australian ...

Rod Carew's transplanted heart, kidney donated from ex-Ravens TE Konrad Reuland >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Hall of Fame baseball player Rod Carew underwent heart and kidney transplants in December, receiving the organ donations from a former Baltimore Ravens tight end. Konrad Reuland died Dec. 12 at age 29 after suffering a brain aneurysm. His heart and ...

Organ Donation: The Gift That Keeps on Giving >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Organ and tissue donor network the Gift of Hope reports that African-Americans are at increased risk for high blood pressure, diabetes and heart disease—all of which can lead to organ failure and a greater need for organ transplants. Kidney failure ...

How Spain became the world leader in organ transplants >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Hospital staff try to reassure him by telling him organ transplants are carried out every day in Spain. Doctors performed 4,818 transplants last year, including 2,994 kidney transplants, according to the health ministry's National Transplant ...

Spain, World's Pioneer In Organ Transplant Performing 4818 Surgeries Last Year >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 Birmingham Hospital Conducts Kidney Transplant (Photo : Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images) What makes Spain the world's leader for an organ transplant? Spain's healthcare is on hype in directing people's lives through successful transplants.

Over 3000 Alabamians are in need of a life saving organ transplant >> Transplants - Organ Donations

4/18/2017 DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) April is National Organ Donor Awareness month. According to the Department of Health and Human Services, over 188,000 people are currently in need of a lifesaving organ transplant. 3,059 of them are Alabamians. Alabamians are in ...

Swine Flu death toll crosses 100 in Maharashtra in 2017 >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 Mumbai, April 12: More than 100 people said to have succumbed to swine flu disease in Maharashtra, said a state health department official on Tuesday.

Swine flu centre in Hyderabad soon, says government >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 HYDERABAD: With an unusual rise in the number of swine flu cases even with the onset of summer, the Telangana government has decided to set up another diagnostic centre, exclusively to tackle such cases in the city.

IMA issues advisory to tackle swine flu cases | Aurangabad News ... >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 AURANGABAD:With over 100 deaths due to swine flu (H1N1 virus) across Maharashtra this year, including in Aurangabad, Pune and Nashik district, the Indian ...

Swine flu: Two more succumb to swine flu, season toll increases to ... >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 RAJKOT: The deadly HI1N1 virus commonly known as 'Swine flu' claim two more lives at civil hospital in Rajkot in last 24 hours.

618 cases and counting: Do not ignore symptoms of swine flu ... >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 With an alarming rise in the number of reported cases of swine flu in Karnataka, the state's Health Department issued an advisory on Wednesday asking not to ...

Two more test positive for swine flu in city | Jaipur NYOOOZ >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 Jaipur: Two more persons were tested positive for swine flu in the city on Thursday. Among five patients, there is an eight-month-old boy, who has also been ...

Oseltamivir for suspected swine flu patients >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 State health minister Dipak Sawant held a meeting with health officials at the municipal corporation and district levels through video conference to review the swine flu situation in Maharashtra recently. Sawant had directed health officials to use ...

Maharashtra: 60 per cent swine flu cases reported from cities, says Health Minister Deepak Sawant >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant has said that of the total swine flu cases which came to light in the state since January, 60 per cent are reported from the urban areas.

No lab facility may result in spread of swine flu B virus >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 Three strains of swine flu two influenza A and one influenza B are in circulation in Telangana and other parts of the country, but only the A viruses are tested in the premier state lab, Institute of Preventive Medicine (IPM).

Swine flu claims two more lives, 22 on ventilator now >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 The symptoms of swine flu virus include fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue.

4 more test positive for swine flu | Jaipur News - Times of India >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 JAIPUR: Four more persons tested positive for swine flu on Monday.

Swine flu claims 22 lives in Telangana since August >> Swine Flu

4/18/2017 Twenty two people lost their lives due to swine flu and related complications in Telangana till date since August last year, a state government bulletin on H1N1 said here today.

Stem cells can now be gathered from urine samples >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 Stem cell research is a controversial topic that is often vilified in the minds of the general public. This is in part because of the vast mainstream media coverage of the debates surrounding the use of embryonic stem cells, and their tendency to refer ...

Iowa State researchers use graphene, electricity to change stem cells for nerve regrowth >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 Iowa State University researchers, left to right, Metin Uz, Suprem Das, Surya Mallapragada and Jonathan Claussen are developing technologies to promote nerve regrowth.

Cellular Dynamics International Signs Distribution Deal with STEMCELL Technologies >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 “STEMCELL Technologies is delighted for the opportunity to bring CDI's innovative products to the global research community. STEMCELL and CDI will work together on progressive solutions for the life science tools market. We look forward to a long and ...

What's the link between nuclear power, Vietnam War, stem cell research and now climate change? >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 Actually, long before scientists rose up in opposition to President Donald Trump's policies on climate change and other issues, the science community in the United States had a long history of activism.

Latest Research Report on Mesenchymal Stem Cells – Advances & Applications | >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are multipotent stem cells that can differentiate into a variety of cell types, including osteoblasts, chondrocytes, myocytes, adipocytes, beta-pancreatic islets cells, and potentially, neuronal cells.

Protein primes mouse stem cells to quickly repair injury, study finds >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 In a 2014 paper published in Nature, Rodgers and Rando showed in laboratory mice that an injury to the muscle of one leg caused a change in the muscle stem cells of the other leg. These cells entered what the researchers called an "alert" phase of the ...

Researchers find new way to prevent graft-versus-host disease after stem cell transplants >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 Through experimental work, an international team of researchers led by City of Hope's Defu Zeng, professor of diabetes immunology and hematopoietic cell transplantation, believe they may have found a way to prevent graft-versus-host disease after stem ...

Brain tissue from a petri dish >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 For ethical reasons, researchers cannot take cells from the substantia nigra to study them. Research groups around the world are therefore working on cultivating three-dimensional structures of the midbrain in petri dishes.

New stem cell can grow into any tissue in the body, study finds - The ... >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 Salk Institute stem cell scientists Juan Carlos Izpisua Bemonte and Jun Wu have reported creating a new kind of stem cell, one that is more versatile than any ...

Stem Cell Research Advancing Rapidly >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 His work in regenerative engineering - a term he coined several years ago - looks at the healing properties of implanted stem cells in the human body. In research published this month, Laurencin and his team concluded that stem cells effectively ...

Delving into Stem Cell Research and its Potential 2017 - Research ... >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Delving into Stem Cell Research and its Potential 2017" report to their offering.

Cincinnati native hurt in pool party accident accepted into stem cell research study >> Stem Cell Research

4/18/2017 An Elder High School grad who was critically injured has been accepted into a stem cell research study at Rush University in Chicago, his family reported.

Most patients with cardiovascular disease do not see a provider before having a STEMI >> Statins

4/18/2017 The analysis also found that among the patients not taking statins before a STEMI, 38.7 percent were statin eligible under the ATP III guidelines and 79 percent would have been statin eligible under the 2013 guidelines from the American College of ...

Carotid Plaque Ultrasound Sharpens Stress Echo CAD Risk Assessment in Prospective Study >> Statins

4/18/2017 But I think logic states—and the evidence is already there with computed tomography data—that if there's plaque and it gets treated with aspirin and statins, they reduce myocardial infarctions," compared with treatment guided by functional testing ...

Stroke survivors not taking statins >> Statins

4/18/2017 Some stroke survivors say they are disregarding GP advice on secondary prevention medications, such as statins, with some patients stopping their medication completely after only one or two consultations.

Stroke patients may need more help with statins management >> Statins

4/18/2017 Health professionals need to do more to address concerns about side effects in patients prescribed statins after a stroke, research suggests.

Statin use reduces risk for lower-limb amputation in type 2 diabetes, PAD >> Statins

4/18/2017 In adults with type 2 diabetes and peripheral artery disease, statin use was associated with a 25% lower rate of lower-extremity amputations and a 22% risk reduction in cardiovascular mortality when compared with no statin use, according to findings ...

Minneapolis heart attack study finds surprising trend among victims >> Statins

4/18/2017 A group of Minneapolis cardiologists is recommending that more people take statin medications after a review of more than 1,000 heart attack victims found a high number who weren't taking the cholesterol-lowering drugs.

SPECTRUM Drug Screen Reveals Fox Gloves Can Treat High Cholesterol >> Statins

4/18/2017 A novel drug screen in liver-like cells shows that cardiac glycosides, which are found in the leaves of the digitalis or foxglove plant, could reduce low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol differently than statins, potentially providing a new ...

How Common are Adverse GI Events with Statin Therapy? >> Statins

4/18/2017 A retrospective study published in The Journal of Clinical Pharmacology has found no association between statin use and increased risk of lower gastrointestinal (GI) conditions, as stated in some statin drug labeling. Statins, one of the most commonly ...

Statins show no survival benefit in small-cell lung cancer >> Statins

4/18/2017 “There's no reason for people to stop taking statins to manage their cholesterol, but it's extremely unlikely, for patients with small-cell lung cancer, that taking statins will make any difference to their cancer treatment outcome,” Michael J. Seckl ...

Should you take statins? Two guidelines offer different answers >> Statins

4/18/2017 (CNN) When it comes to using statins to prevent a first heart attack or stroke, one leading US guideline recommends the drugs to 9 million more people than the other, according to a study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Pre-sport physicals keep young athletes safe >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 I asked Dr. Todd Sheperd, M.D., of Bayside Family Medicine a few questions about cardiovascular screening for PPEs in young athletes: What are the current recommendations for cardiovascular screening PPEs?

The game is changing when it comes to sports medicine and opioids >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 However, he said the real challenge is for the average patient who doesn't have consistent access to sports medicine professionals.

5 key points on the global sports medicine devices market — Increasing demand for outpatient, MIS surgeries driving ... >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 The global sports medicine devices market is likely to continue expanding through 2022, a Market Research Store report found, according to WhaTech.

Sports Medicine Class started spring break with a splash >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 The Friday before spring break started, the Sports Medicine class was hosted by Anne Slack at Healing Waters. The class was able to get into the pool and see the various kinds of exercise available and how the pool is also used for physical therapy ...

Emory Healthcare Sports Medicine Staff Supports Hawks For Playoffs >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 Staff members from the Emory Healthcare Sports Medicine division support us for our Playoff run. Emory Healthcare. Close related photo gallery overlay.

Sports Medicine Market to Witness an Outstanding Growth by 2016 ... >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 Sports medicine is a branch of medicine that deals with physical fitness and treatment or prevention of injuries which is related to sports and exercise.

Broncos Hire New Director Of Sports Medicine, And It's A Very Familiar Name >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 (CBS4) - Famed long-time head athletic trainer Steve “Greek” Antonopulos has been promoted to director of sports medicine for the Denver Broncos, the team announced on Wednesday. The team also announced assistant athletic trainer Vince Garcia was ...

With boost from Dallas Cowboys, Frisco set to become nation's sports medicine and research capital >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 FRISCO - Already headquarters for three major league sports franchises - including America's Team, the Dallas Cowboys - plus two minor league organizations, Frisco claims a lock on the professional sports market like no other community in the country.

New orthopedics and sports medicine facility now open at Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital >> Sports Medicine

4/18/2017 Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine is now open on the second floor of Office Building 1 of the Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital campus, located at the southeast corner of I-45 and Hwy.

Anti-smoking fight heats up >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 "We know that as smoking prevalence decreases to such a low extent - 10.5 is actually one of the lowest rates in the world - the rate of further lowering would be slower than before because many people who are motivated or are prepared to quit have ...

Smoking Cessation for Patients With Cancer >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) guidelines recommends that smoking cessation be provided as part of oncology treatment.

Run to Quit helps smokers butt out for good >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 A group of Nova Scotian smokers are trading their cigarettes for sneakers this spring as part of the Canadian Cancer Society and Running Room's program, Run to Quit. The idea of the 10-week initiative is to help smokers kick the habit by learning to ...

Run to quit smoking program accepting registrants >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 A 10-week program aimed to help smokers quit through running is looking for participants to jog their way to better health.

Truth Is, Quitting Smoking To Start A Family Is Really Hard >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 Even though I was happy - relieved to finally be quitting for good - I still inhaled every last smell and savored the taste till the ember burned out.

More than 400000 Irish people try to quit smoking every year >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 “We have a responsibility to ensure that when we encourage smokers to make that quit attempt, our health services provide them with the best possible chances of success.

Reporter Kenn Oliver provides update on efforts to quit smoking >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 But Dr. Leslie Phillips, the mental-health pharmacist in charge of my case through the MUN school of pharmacy's smoking cessation program, provided me with a handy mantra in our first meeting last week: “You're only a puff away from a pack a day.”.

Pregnant Maori women 'not a priority' in getting support to stop smoking, study says >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 New research has found Maori women are at a social disadvantage when it comes to education, healthcare and employment - driving high rates of smoking and undermining attempts to quit. It found a third of Maori women report smoking when they first see ...

Hope for stop smoking support services >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 IT is hoped that the support services to help people stop smoking in York could be saved from cuts. There had been criticism of plans to withdraw council support to help people quit at the same time as NHS bosses in York approved plans to delay ...

Free help available next week to quit smoking >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 TOPEKA - Next week Kansas smokers can get free medications to help them quit shipped directly to their home. Medications made available by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment include nicotine lozenge, gum and nicotine patch.

When cigarette smoke is out danger doesn't stop for kids | >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 Just because a cigarette isn't burning doesn't mean that the lingering effects can't still do harm to your children.

Kansas health officials offer help in quitting smoking >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 ... program, people must enroll in the Kansas Tobacco Quitline with a trained coach. The tobacco cessation coordinator says smokers often try to quit several times, but there are medicines and other services that can improve the chances of quitting for ...

CDC report shows more smokers try to quit with e-cigs than nicotine ... >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 Federal health regulators continue to de-emphasize electronic cigarettes and vaporizers as smoking-cessation options even as they acknowledge increased ...

Can You Tax People into Quitting Smoking? >> Smoking - Quit Smoking

4/18/2017 Research at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), suggests that the state's new cigarette tax will reduce its smoking rate even more. It's currently around 12 percent. “We estimated that just the price effect will cut smoking prevalence ...

Sleeping disorder? The problem may be in your gene >> Sleep - Sleep Disorders

4/18/2017 According to the study published Thursday in the journal Cell researchers have found out that gene CRY1 is key to determining a person's sleep or wake. We wake up in the morning and sleep at night this is our everyday chore but some people have an ...

Researchers to test effectiveness of wristwatch-like devices for ... >> Sleep - Sleep Disorders

4/18/2017 Researchers from the Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute will participate in a national study to determine whether medical devices used in the home can diagnose ...

50 Teams of Middle School Students Named National Finalists in National Sleep Foundation's Bright Schools ... >> Sleep - Sleep Disorders

4/18/2017 With the knowledge that roughly one in three people around the world has suffered from mild insomnia, one student team developed the Vigilmask Sleep Mask to mitigate the effects of common sleep disorders. Another group created the Sleep Schedule App ...

Are You a Night Owl? It May Be a Gene Mutation >> Sleep - Sleep Disorders

4/18/2017 In the new study, researchers looked at 70 people from six families and found that a mutation in a gene called CRY1 was common among those who have a condition known as delayed sleep phase disorder (DSPD). In people with this condition, the circadian ...

Unpacking excessive sleep disorders >> Sleep - Sleep Disorders

4/18/2017 Scientists do understand sleep's critical functions, and the reasons we need it is for optimal health and well being. One of the vital roles of sleep is to help us solidify and consolidate memories. Healthy sleep is critical for everyone, since we all ...