Thousands of stroke patients suffering avoidable deaths or disabilities, audit reveals
A damning audit shows thousands of stroke patients have suffered avoidable deaths or been left with disabilities because of inadequate stroke care, particularly in regional and...
22 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 2 articles
At least 675 patients fall over daily on NHS wards
Some 675 patients have falls on NHS wards every day across England and Wales, a major Royal College of Physicians audit has found.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
Town of Lenox on the Move
The following is posted with permission from WalkBoston and written by Gwen Miller who is the Land Use Director and Town Planner for Lenox, MA. This article was featured in...
3 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Government searches for cemetery space as plots set to run out in 34 years
State government races to find land for graves, as audit reveals the available plots will be filled within 34 years.
6 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
U.S. audit finds food safety problems continue for Brazil's meat
The first U.S. audit of Brazil's food safety system since Operation Weak Flesh exposed corruption in the South American nation's meat industry fell short of being clean. In...
7 days ago - Food Safety - 3 articles
How a "booby trapped" audition handed Jason Momoa the role of his career
The 38-year-old actor realised his meeting with Justice League director Zack Snyder was a trap and played the "rudest, crudest version" of Batman he could muster.
7 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Ashes 2017: Ashes D-day arrives for Australia's Test hopefuls
Australia's selectors met on Thursday night with no further insight gleaned into their Ashes squad from the final day of Test auditions.
8 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 2 articles
Speaker: 90% of Medicare payment denials are preventable
Lesleigh Sisson ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Although approximately 90% of Medicare payment denials are preventable, only two out of three of denials are recoverable, according to...
8 days ago - Healio
The brain auditions different cells when learning a task, some don't make the cut
For decades, neuroscientists have wondered how the brain can continue to learn new skills without needing to grow in size or volume over a person's lifetime. Evidence suggests...
9 days ago - ScienceDaily
GRMA nears completion of national standards for supplier audits
The Global Retailer and Manufacturer Alliance is in the final stages of completing a comprehensive set of consensus-based standards for dietary supplements, OTC...
10 days ago - NutraIngredients-USA
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You can make yourself more intelligent with brain training
A study by Goethe University Frankfurt found the brains of clever people really are wired differently. Challenging tasks may help in development of brain networks - so...
Potential Emotional Factors Influence Alcohol Preference
Different types of alcohol elicit different emotional responses, but spirits are most frequently associated with feelings of aggression, suggests a research.
Storing or Erasing Memory Depends on Brain Signals
Understanding how memories are erased depends on the activity of the brain. It can open ways to understanding memory loss and aging and can lead to new treatments.
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Confirmatory HIV Test to Prevent Incorrect HIV Diagnosis
Second HIV test helps prevent incorrect HIV diagnosis in infants. Confirmatory HIV testing can substantially reduce the number of infants in South Africa.
The power of four cups of coffee a day
This amount cuts the risk of heart disease by 15% and early death by 17%, found the University of Southampton. It also slashes chances of certain cancers, diabetes, liver...
This Gentle 5-Minute, 5-Move Workout Will Make Your Postbaby Body Stronger...
After giving birth, your first instinct may be to bump up the daily crunches and sit-ups in hopes of toning your tummy. But the real results will come from targeting your...
NYT gets trolled for recipe for Brussels sprout sliders
The New York Times posted a years-old recipe for a vegetarian slider dish on Twitter this week. It calls for Brussels sprouts cut in half like a burger bun and filled with...
Yukon rolls out world-first - labels warning alcohol can cause cancer
Health research scientists typically don't spend much time applying labels to consumer products. But Erin Hobin armed herself with a sticker gun and did just that for five...
Walking Difficulties Linked With Heart Disease Risk Factors
Are you facing difficulty in taking rapid steps? Beware, it may indicate the risk of chronic heart illness.