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Natural Holistic Health
Acupressure a Chinese Alternative Medicine
One of the popular techniques that come from traditional Chinese medicine that is considered to be a bodywork technique and is gaining popularity in America is acupressure.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
What's Up With That: Your Fingernails Grow Way Faster Than Your Toenails
I like to clip my nails, because I'm addicted to the rewarding little tink of the clippers.
Study: Aspirin Might Work Instead of Warfarin for Deep Vein Clots
Aspirin may offer an alternative for people who've had blood clots in the deep veins of the legs and can't tolerate long-term use of blood thinners, according to Australian researchers.
Health Canada Approves Eloctate, the First Therapy to Extend...
It is the only treatment for hemophilia A to reduce the frequency of bleeding episodes via prophylactic regimens of either every three to five days, or once-weekly infusions.
Aspirin cuts risk of clots, DVT by a third, new study finds
Low dose aspirin lowers the occurrence of new venous blood clots - and represents a reasonable treatment option for patients who are not candidates for long-term anticoagulant drugs, such as warfarin, according to a new study published in today's issue of Circulation .
Mon Aug 25, 2014
American Academy of Family Physicians
AAFP Gives Qualified Endorsement to Guideline on Reducing Cardiovascular Risk
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, according to the American Heart Association .
Computed Tomographic Angiography and Cerebral Blood Volume Can...
From the Interventional Neuroradiology Section, Department of Medical Imaging-Diagnostic and Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine , The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute , University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Aspirin may reduce the risks of reoccurring blood clots
Aspirin may be a promising alternative for those who can't take long-term anticoagulant drugs that prevent clots from reoccurring in the veins, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation .
The Detroit News
Lack of hair can be the result of several conditions
Dear Dr. Roach: I haven't had to shave my legs for a few years, because I never get growth anymore.
Medical News Today
The role of circulating mesenchymal stem cells in organ injury
Mesenchymal stem cells are present in virtually every type of human tissue and may help in organ regeneration after injury.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Heart group: E-cigarettes might help smokers quit
The American Heart Association's first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit.
American Heart Association reports Hospitalizations, Deaths from...
U.S. hospitalizations and deaths from heart disease and stroke dropped significantly in the last decade, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation .
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Physiologist built a brain scanner in 1882
Despite the general crudity of his contraption, Mosso's "human circulation balance" machine hit upon some key concepts in neurological science long before the rise of modern medicine.
Top 6 causes of headaches and what you can do to take care of them naturally
At some point in one's life, a headache is going to cause some physical grief. The most common response is to pop an over-the-counter medication to relieve it.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
SurvivalSeeds4Patriots Recommends Establishing a Medicinal Herb Garden
Obtaining a medicinal herb garden vault and a vegetable seed vault enables people to grow their own plants and become more independent and self-reliant.
The Town Talk
Roach: Shortness of breath may indicate lung diseaseRoach: Shortness...
Dear Dr. Roach: A 95-year-old does not get enough blood flow to her lungs because she has a leaky heart valve.
The Miami Herald
A wider time window for treatment and telestroke technology are among recent stroke medical advances
Dr. Ricardo Garcia Rivera of NeuroCall is seen on a monitor in the emergency room at Kendall Regional Hospital in a mock up of what it would look like in the event of an emergency.
The Miami Herald
Children can have strokes, too
Isabella Morales with Dr. Sanjiv Bhatia, pediatric neurosurgeon at Miami Children's Hospital, who performed surgery on Isabella after she had a stroke when she was 5. She has since recovered.
Women fare worse than men following heart attack
Young women who have heart attacks have worse health outcomes than men, according to a study by Yale School of Medicine researchers.
Sort that pimple problem with exercise
It's hardly news that exercise is essential for the heart, lungs, and mental state.