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Study suggests advice on saturated fats could be wrong

Federated Farmers is welcoming a new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, which found no link between saturated fats and heart disease.


Related Topix: Health, Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Growing risks of heart disease for both African American youth, adults

A stethoscope seen at a doctor's office on April 1, 2006 in Lueneburg, Germany. The two member parties, the SPD and CDU, of the german coalition government, met to discuss reforms of public health insurance system.


Related Topix: African-American, Health, Health Insurance, Sanford and Son, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Sanford, Redd Foxx

For Many Older Men, Impotence Is Treatable Without Drugs

TUESDAY April 22, 2014, 2014 -- A new study reminds men with erectile dysfunction that there's help out there that doesn't require a prescription: diet, exercise and other lifestyle changes.


Related Topix: Erectile Dysfunction, Medicine, Nutrition

Daily Times

Coronary diseases, gastric complications on the rise : Experts call for mending lifestyle

LAHORE: Health researchers believe that diabetes, coronary diseases, autoimmune disorders and gastric complications are on the rise while the people struggle to fight these medical conditions through regular medicines instead of mending their habits for a lasting solution.Regular use of tobacco, an unhealthy diet schedule and physical inactivity ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Health, Life, Food, Nutrition

PhysOrg Weblog

Local study to examine paleo diet for protective effects

Potentially groundbreaking research comparing palaeolithic and traditional healthy diets is the focus of a new Edith Cowan University study investigating whether the paleo diet can help protect against heart disease and diabetes.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science

Business Wire

Gum Disease Prevalence Surpasses Diabetes with Nearly 65 Million Affected

Periodontal disease can lead to receding gums, bone damage, loss of teeth, and can increase the risk of other health problems such as heart disease and diabetes.


Related Topix: Gingivitis, Health, Medicine, Dentistry, The Bachelor, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

1 in 10 people suffer low back pain - iStockphoto

Low back pain causes more disability than any other conditions, including infections, depression and cardiac disease, a global study has found.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Rheumatology, Infectious Diseases


Having a Heavy Heart: Approaches to Infiltrative Cardiomyopathy...

From Cardiovascular Medicine and Department of Medicine , Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA ; Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA ; and Cardiology, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA .


Related Topix: Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, DanaFarber Cancer Institute, Health

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Corrections [Corrections]

In the article by Fihn et al, "2012 ACCF/AHA/ACP/AATS/PCNA/SCAI/STS Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Executive Summary: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines, and the American College of Physicians, American ... (more)


Related Topix: Health, Thoracic Surgery, Medicine

Sys-Con Media

Stater Bros. Charities Heart Month Campaign raises a record breaking...

Charities at the Big Bear Stater Bros. Supermarket th, 2014, to celebrate another successful fundraising campaign benefiting the AHA/ASA mission of building healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.


Related Topix: Life, Charity , Stroke, Medicine, Health


Safer Alternatives to Nonsteroidal Antinflamatory Pain Killers

Nonsteroidal antinflamatory drugs that block an enzyme called COX-2 relieve pain and inflammation but can cause heart attacks, stroke, heart failure, and even sudden cardiac death.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Inflammation, Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Former VP Dick Cheney Coming to Grand Rapids to Talk Heart Issues

Former United States Vice President, Dick Cheney, will be in Grand Rapids on Monday, to discuss his personal battle with heart disease.


Related Topix: Dick Cheney, Grand Rapids, MI, Health

Life Line Screening to offer stroke, osteoporosis screenings in Chicopee

Life Line Screening will offer screenings looking for conditions tied to higher risk of having a stroke or bone fracture on May 2 at the Days Inn Chicopee at 450 Memorial Drive.


Related Topix: Life Line Screening, Health

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Adult epicardial fat exhibits beige features.

Human epicardial fat has been designated previously as brown-like fat. The supraclavicular fat depot in man has been defined as beige coexistent with classical brown based on its gene expression profile.


Related Topix: Health

Cleveland Daily Banner

Stroke and osteoporosis screenings set on May 8

Residents living in and around the Cleveland community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture.


Related Topix: Cleveland, TN, Life Line Screening, Health

Health News Digest

Glycemic Control For Fun And Profit

According to the American Diabetes Association, 25.8 million children and adults in the United States--8.3% of the population--have diabetes .


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Mathematics, Science, Life, Food, Nutrition, Dieting

Sat Apr 19, 2014


The goal of blood pressure in the hypertensive patient with diabetes...

The goal of blood pressure in the hypertensive patient with diabetes is defined: now the challenge is go from recommendations to practice.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Diabetes, Hypertension

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Woman's Doctor: Shingles



Related Topix: Chickenpox, Health

The Motley Fool

Meet the Company That's Changing the Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Landscape

Here at The Motley Fool we spend a lot of time dissecting companies at the leading edge of the largest investment opportunities.


Related Topix: Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Health, Influenza, Genetics, Biotech, Biogen Idec

Daily Kos

On the Outside Looking In

I realize that as someone who works in a clinic for the uninsured, chronically ill in Texas, I have inadvertently painted a rosy picture of the lives of our least fortunate citizens.


Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, US News, Liberal Political News