10 Risk Factors for Stroke
Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability in North America. It is a medical emergency. Researchers estimate every year approximately 500,000 Americans have a first...
14 days ago - Active Beat - 2 articles
Elderly man experiences transient blurred vision
A 79-year-old Caucasian man presented with a chief complaint of transient blurred vision in the right eye for the past several years. His ocular history was remarkable for...
1 month ago - Healio
Is Macular Degeneration Preventable?
An intriguing presentation about the possible link between age-related macular degeneration and processed food consumption literally caught my eye. As presented in the featured...
2 monthes ago - Mercola
Cost containment, coordinated care programs needed for fragility fractures
Fragility fractures had an estimated associated annual cost of 37.5 billion euros and an associated physical and emotional impact in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Sweden and...
3 monthes ago - Healio
Gestational diabetes, hypertension may worsen menopausal hot flashes
Women diagnosed with gestational diabetes or preeclampsia are more likely to develop hot flashes during the menopause transition vs. women who are not diagnosed with those...
4 monthes ago - Healio
Adequacy of nutrition and body weight in patients with early stage dementia: the Cognition and Aging Study
Recent evidence highlights the effects of obesity, diabetes and hypertension in the development of Alzheimer's disease. Involuntary body weight changes in patients with...
5 monthes ago - Clinical Nutrition
Ibuprofen found to raise blood pressure in people with arthritis and cardiovascular issues
According to a study, “ibuprofen is associated with increased blood pressure and hypertension” compared to celecoxib given to patients who had osteoarthritis or rheumatoid...
5 monthes ago - Natural News
LeBoff Receives BWPO James S. Winshall Leadership Award
Meryl LeBoff, MD, founding director of the Skeletal Health and Osteoporosis Center and Bone Density Unit in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, was...
5 monthes ago - BWH
There's New Hope For Preventing Alzheimer's - And It Could Be Within Your Control
Margaret Daffodil Graham tries to live a healthy life, particularly since she has a health issue that requires constant attention. Like more than 100 million other Americans...
6 monthes ago - Time
Telepharmacy Boosts Drug Adherence
Trial included patients with poorly controlled hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes
6 monthes ago - MedPage Today
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