Tuesday Dec 3
Obese patients receive needless respiratory treatment
Research from the USA shows that a substantial proportion of obese patients are prescribed bronchodilators, even after spirometry indicates a lack of lung obstruction.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The Pound Ridge Daily Voice
Northern Westchester Hospital Pulmonologist Offers Advice On COPD
Dr. Harlan Weinberg, Medical Director of Pulmonary Medicine at Northern Westchester Hospital, offers tips to caregivers who are working with patients battling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease .
Sat Nov 23, 2013
The Other McCain
Just Call Me 'Grandpa McCain'
The Victory Through Breedinga program - our long-term plan for McCain world dominance through superior procreative capacity - took an important step forward this morning with the birth of our first grandchild James William McCain Jr. Equipped by ancestral heritage with a keen eye for quality womanhood, our son Jim clearly chose well in his ... (more)
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Dr. Kevin W. Watson Appointed Secretary-Treasurer Of Hcma
The Hartford County Medical Association appointed Kevin W. Watson, MD, secretary-treasurer of HCMA at their 221st Annual Meeting, which took place on Oct. 21 at the Aqua Turf in Plantsville.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Manufacturer's Roundtable: Waveform Capnography
The use of waveform capnography continues to expand across the EMS market. We had an opportunity to ask David Giarracco, vice president for market development at Covidien, a leading global provider of health care products; and David Rowe, senior product manager in the capnography division for Philips Healthcare , their thoughts about the current ... (more)
Sun Nov 17, 2013
There's no better time to quit smoking than right now
Thursday is the Great American Smokeout, an annual event that encourages smokers to quit, even if it's just for one day.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Ayer Public Spirit
Shirley girl lauds AED/CPR bills, finds kindred spirit in Littleton helper
As Grace Soultanian, 12, of Shirley, continues to be a voice for sudden cardiac arrest awareness in schools and recreational areas in Nashoba Valley, she has pushed her efforts to the state level and picked up a new partner along the way.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
High-intensity interval training goes high-tech
HIGH INTENSITY INTERVAL TRAINING TOPS THE LIST OF FITNESS TRAINING FOR 2014, NOW THEY'RE COMBINING IT WITH MODERN TECHNOLOGY SO USERS AND TRAINERS CAN KEEP TRACK OF THEIR HARD WORK.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Free Red Cross app may help save a life
There's all sorts of mobile productivity applications you should have on your smart phone, but the Canadian Red Cross has a life-saving app that's worth downloading as well.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
The Stamford Daily Voice
Stamford Hospital Hosts Workshop On COPD
Stamford Hospital will host a workshop about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on Saturday at the Tully Health Center at 10 a.m. Key speakers will include Dr. Paul Sachs, director of pulmonary medicine at Stamford Hospital; Dr. John Kazianis, associate director of pulmonary medicine; Kenneth Dolan, Tai Chi and Qi Gong Instructor at the Tully ... (more)
Helmsley Trust gives $3.7 million for cardiac equipment for SD ambulances
The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust is giving South Dakota $3.7 million to improve cardiac care across the state.