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1 hr ago | Basingstoke Gazette

New state-of-the-art heart scanner installed at Basingstoke hospital

BASINGSTOKE hospital is at the forefront of the complex art of scanning hearts - thanks to a specialist consultant and some state-of-the-art equipment.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Toledo Blade

Cardiologist chosen as UT dean

Dr. Christopher Cooper is expected to be appointed to the job of dean of College of Medicine and Life Sciences by the Board of Trustees when they meet in September.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Toledo, OH

Pharmaceutical Processing

ISPE Hires Healthcare Association Exec as CEO

Mr. Bournas takes the helm at ISPE with extensive competencies in the healthcare association industry as well as significant international experience.

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WSOCTV

Running 5 minutes a day might add years to your life

Attention, everyone who hates to run: Turns out you only need to torture yourself for about five minutes a day to reap some important health benefits.

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WPXI

Running 5 minutes a day might add years to your life

Attention, everyone who hates to run: Turns out you only need to torture yourself for about five minutes a day to reap some important health benefits.

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The Star Online

'Walk with a Doc' for better health and answers to medical questions

To encourage people of all ages and abilities to get moving, Dr. Sanjay Patel of the Sanger Heart and Vascular Institute in Shelby and Kings Mountain, hikes the Gateway Trail at least once a month.

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Related Topix: Kings Mountain, NC, Shelby, NC, Medicine

Metro

NEWWorld's 'sexiest' politician: Can you guess the country?

Bare-bottomed, with platform stilettos and posing semi-naked in a doctor's uniform, she isn't your typical political animal.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Serbia, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Serbia Travel,

HON

Pacemakers Common for Those With Dementia and Irregular Heartbeats

People who have dementia and heart rhythm irregularities are more likely to get a pacemaker than people without dementia, new research has found.

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Related Topix: University of Pittsburgh, Medicine, Alzheimer's, Health

Mon Jul 28, 2014

MarketWatch

Khosla: Soon, your doctor may be a phone app

That's what venture capitalist Vinod Khosla sees in the coming decades, as machines become more accurate at diagnosing health issues, and doctors remain just as fallible.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Endurance runners more likely to die of heat stroke than heart condition

Heat stroke is 10 times more likely than cardiac events to be life-threatening for runners during endurance races in warm climates, according to a study published today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology .

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Medical Daily

Heat Strokes Kills 10 Times As Many Long-Distance Runners Than Cardiac Conditions Do

Most runners have been warned of the dangers of life-threatening cardiac conditions, but many aren't aware that experiencing heat stroke is far deadlier.

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Related Topix: Israel, Medicine, World News

Daily World

Running of any length or speed reduces risk of death

Whether you run 30 minutes a week or 2 hours a week, your risk of early death will be the same a?? better than if you don't run.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Fitness, Aerobics

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Sanford and Israel: Godfathers of East Texas cardiology

Courtesy East Texas cardiologists Drs. Noah Israel a Sand Fagg Sanford were the only two cardiologists available in Tyler in 1983.

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Related Topix: Texas, Medicine, Tyler, TX, Dallas, TX

Nursing Center

Transradial vascular access: A growing trend

Abstract: The transradial route for coronary angiography is a growing trend in the United States.

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Related Topix: Heart Attack, Health, Medicine

Post-gazette.com

Health giants Highmark, UPMC swap mix-up blame

Monongahela restaurant owner John Timko thought he was back on course Thursday when UPMC granted him an exception to see his UPMC cardiologist even though he had Highmark Community Blue insurance.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Two hours of sitting effectively negates 20 minutes of exercise

Sitting down for two straight hours and doing nothing might negate the benefits of a daily 20-minute exercise routine.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Nutrition, Food

News Times

Christian Briggs, a 2014 graduate of Manhattan College with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering, has joined The Di Salvo Engineering Group, Structural Engineers, of Ridgefield.

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Related Topix: Engineering, Civil Engineering, Science, Ridgefield, CT, Monroe, CT, Stratford, CT, Medicine, Newtown, CT

Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

Cardiologist: True Value of mHealth Lies in Behavior Change Not Diagnostics

"In an era where cost reduction and better outcomes is key, I'm looking at technology that drives better health outcomes, not technology that simply adds another flavor of the month," Damani declared in a phone interview Thursday.

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Modern Healthcare

Ting appointed chief quality officer at NewYork-Presbyterian

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in Manhattan has named Dr. Henry Ting its new senior vice president and chief quality officer.Ting, a cardiologist, directs NewYork-Presbyterian's clinical-quality and patient-safety initiatives.

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Patch.com

Pediatric Heart Specialist Warns Energy Drinks Could Be Deadly for Children and Teens

Children and adolescents are consuming more and more energy drinks without regard to the potentially devastating impact these drinks can have on the heart, according to recent studies.

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