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Skin friendly vitamins
When it comes to healthy looking skin, look at ingesting the right vitamins first.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Room to Breathe
But beneath all the bells and whistles on display in the Nashville, Tenn.-area Smart Home-smart phone-controlled thermostats and beds that adjust to your body's particularities -are features with a more serious purpose.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Finding the Right Fish Oil
It's common knowledge: Fish oil works. Doctors agree that its essential fatty acids can help prevent heart disease and may ward off diabetes, arthritis, obesity, and other illnesses.
Albany Times Union
Chia, and sesame and flax, oh
As mentioned in my What's in your fridge blog? , I always find a place, and purpose for three tiny seeds with big nutritional value.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Medical News Today
Decline in US lung cancer rates, varying by race, gender, age
This is the conclusion that a new analysis from the National Cancer Institute has come to, with previously unrecognized trends found with regard to age, ethnicity, race, sex and cancer subtype.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Washington Post
Petrow: When gay marriage isna t option on medical forms
Dear Civilities: For the past 25 years, I've been living in the extremely rural and conservative South, where I grew up.
$17 Million Multi-Institutional Grant to Maximize Kidney Transplant Survival
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The University of Alabama at Birmingham is participating in a new seven-year, $17 million multicenter study funded by the National Institutes of Health to determine whether certain immune system cells and/or a drug used for treating rheumatoid arthritis can improve and maintain the long-term health of kidney transplant ... (more)
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Southern-Style Eating Increases Risk of Death for Kidney Disease Patients
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - New research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham published in the American Journal of Kidney Diseases shows consuming a "Southern-style" diet - consisting of processed meats, fried foods and sugar-sweetened beverages - results in higher risk of death in those with chronic kidney disease.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
10 Foods that make you feel full longer
Kathryn Matthews is a New York City-based lifestyles writer, editor and Certified Holistic Health Coach.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
UAB Enrolls Nation's First Patient in Phase III Drug Trial for Preeclampsia
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has enrolled the first patient in the United States in a Phase III clinical trial for a drug to treat preeclampsia in pregnant women that, if successful, would be a significant clinical breakthrough for reducing pre-term births and infant mortality.