Modern medicine has become a myriad of published recommendations and guidelines for the standardization of treatment.
Escherichia coli is a common cause of asymptomatic and symptomatic bacteriuria in hospitalized patients.
As reported by Medline Plus , heart disease is the number one killer in the U.S. And so there is a great interest in manners to help maintain a healthy cardiovascular status as people age.
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Former Shelby County Commissioner and barbecue connoisseur John Willingham died Wednesday of congestive heart failure.
For decades the medical community has warned against high sodium intake, insisting that eating too much salt can cause high blood pressure, heart disease and ultimately death.
Young women tend to be less healthy and have a poorer quality of life than similar-aged men before suffering a heart attack, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions 2013.
St. Elizabeth Community Hospital, a Dignity Health Member, is preparing for the annual community grants application process.
The Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend Americans consume no more than 2,300mg/day. Those aged 51 and over, African Americans, plus anyone with hypertension, diabetes, or chronic kidney disease, are advised to aim for 1,500mg New research supports significant reductions in sodium from where most Americans are today, but does not justify ... (more)
A committee comprised of esteemed academics and physicians has determined that contrary to the conclusions made in several hundred previous studies and issued in countless health advisories, there is actually in fact "no rationale for anyone to aim for sodium levels below 2,300 milligrams a day," the Times reports.
May 14, 2013 Online Insurance Marketplace has released a blog presenting the dangers associated with passive smoking! Studies reveal that passive smoking is just as dangerous as active smoking.
A surprising new report questions public health efforts to get Americans to sharply cut back on salt, saying it's not clear whether eating super-low levels is worth the struggle.
Associations of Total and High-Molecular-Weight Adiponectin With All-Cause and Cardiovascular Mortality in Older Persons: The Cardiovascular Health Study Summary: Adiponectin is the most abundant protein secreted by adipocytes.
His skill at choosing a succession of opponents to help a boxer travel from profressional point A to point B was immense.