Senior surgeons, committees must oversee trainee education, involvement in surgical approaches
In addition to ensuring our patients get the best, safest and most evidence-based treatment, senior orthopaedic surgeons have the duty to make sure the next generation of...
1 day ago - Healio
Juul Suspends Sales of Most Flavored Products, Stops Social Media to Address Underage Vaping
Juul Labs Inc., the maker of the e-cigarette that is wildly popular with American teens, said it stopped selling its fruit-flavored nicotine pods to stores and shut down its...
2 days ago - Time - 2 articles
In-Home Services Coming for Seniors With Private Medicare Advantage Plans
Title: In-Home Services Coming for Seniors With Private Medicare Advantage Plans Category: Health News Created: 11/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 11/12/2018 12:00:00 AM
3 days ago - MedicineNet - 4 articles
It Takes the Former Global Senior Director of the Gatorade Sports Science Institute Just 42s To Summarize Why You Almost Certainly Don't Need Sports Drinks
I caught this video a week or so ago. It features one of the world's most prominent sports nutrition scientists, Asker Jeukendrup, answering the question, "What is the shortest...
3 days ago - Weighty Matters
Christopher Dunleavy, MBA, CPA, Named Chief Financial Officer at Brigham and Women's Health Care
Following a national search, Brigham and Women's Health Care has named a new senior vice president of Finance and chief financial officer
5 days ago - BWH - 3 articles
Community Choirs Can Be Social Salvation for Seniors
Title: Community Choirs Can Be Social Salvation for Seniors Category: Health News Created: 11/9/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 11/9/2018 12:00:00 AM
6 days ago - MedicineNet
The 'half empty' car park doctors and nurses at Wales' biggest hospital are not allowed to use
Senior managers at the University Hospital of Wales are allowed to use "essential" car parks which most NHS employees cannot access
8 days ago - Wales online
Ashley Elected President of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Stan Ashley, MD, BWHC chief medical officer and senior vice president for Medical Affairs, was recently elected president of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract .
8 days ago - BWH
Scientist wins award for research in the field of commensal microbiota
The winner of the Johanna Duermueller-Bol DBMR Research Award 2018 is Dr. Stephanie Ganal-Vonarburg. As a Senior Scientist, she conducts research in the Gastroenterology...
8 days ago - News Medical
United says it's committed to food safety; wants safety exec's case tossed
United Airlines Inc. has managed to get a troublesome lawsuit moved from state to federal court where on Nov. 19 it will argue that the judge should dismiss the case before...
9 days ago - Food Safety
The headlines of Master Doctor
Dementia or something else? See which health conditions that are often...
The Alzheimer's Association defines dementia as “a general term for loss of memory and other mental abilities severe enough to interfere with daily life.” However, over 40...
Putting the wrong lens in during a cataract op is one of the NHS's most...
A report by the UK's Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch found the wrong artificial lenses were put into patients' eyes 21 times in 2016/17, and urged the NHS to stop it...
10 Vital Questions To Ask When You're Looking For The Right Aged Care Provider
It all began with the tiny things that seemed so normal and trivial at first. The struggle to remember the procedure of a favorite recipe or the simple task of making tea...
Surgical Menopause More Likely to Worsen Sleep Disorder
Women who underwent surgical menopause are more than twice likely to have sleep disorders such as insomnia and disrupted sleep, reveals a new study.
Neurological damage linked to Alzheimer's may be repaired with dietary...
Is it really possible to mitigate and even reverse the damaging effects of Alzheimer's disease and dementia through simple dietary supplementation? According to new research...
No Link Between Diabetes and Knee Osteoarthritis
Also no association between fasting glucose or insulin resistance
IOL calculations in highly myopic eyes
Most people consider high myopia to be about -10 D or greater, but what about patients who are -20 D or more? For these patients with very long axial lengths and extreme levels...
Optos announces collaborations in Alzheimer's disease, AMD
Optos Plc, a subsidiary of Nikon Corp., Japan, announced a clinical alliance with Amydis Inc. to develop an eye test to detect Alzheimer's disease and exclusive distribution...
Surgeons explore new ways to address compromised capsular support
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest...
Interaction between immunity and gut bacteria influences aging
A disrupted immune system can upset gut bacteria in ways that can lead to cell damage and tissue changes associated with aging, study finds.