Under 40 With High Blood Pressure? Be Wary of Heart Risks
4 monthes ago - By NY Times
Coronary heart disease, stroke, heart failure or peripheral artery disease were among the risks.
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Childhood Cancer Survivors Benefit From HPV Vaccine
4 monthes ago - By Medscape
When healthcare providers recommend the HPV vaccine to survivors of childhood cancer, the patients take the advice to heart and are more likely to get vaccinated, according to new research.
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Among heart attack survivors, drug reduces chances of second heart attack or stroke
4 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily
In a clinical trial involving 18,924 patients from 57 countries who had suffered a recent heart attack or threatened heart attack, researchers have found that the cholesterol-lowering drug alirocumab reduced the chance of having additional heart problems or stroke.
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Community Pharmacy Based Screening Increases Early Detection of Diabetes
Community pharmacies helps to screen patients for type 2 diabetes, which could increase early diagnosis and reduce health care expenses.
Diabetes Treatment May Keep Dementia and Alzheimer's at Bay
Dementia and Alzheimer's develop much faster in people with untreated diabetes. However, patients on medication for type 2 diabetes can keep dementia and Alzheimer's at bay.
Moms with Fussy Babies are More Prone to Depression
Do you have a fussy baby at home? Mothers of fussy babies are more likely to develop depression symptoms, reveals a new study.
Bacteria can Travel Thousands of Miles Globally Through the Air
Bacteria may travel thousands of miles through the air worldwide instead of hitching rides with people and animals, reveals a study.
Replacing Sitting Time with Light Physical Activity Lowers Death Risk
Do you like sitting around? A new study found that swapping 30 minutes of sitting time with light physical activity can reduce the risk of early death by 50 percent.
Parasitic Worms Could Cause Cancers and also Help Cure Them
Worms cause cancers to billions of people around the world and could also help treat the cancer, finds new research.
Too Much Sitting Kills Nearly 50,000 People Every Year in the UK
Are you sitting too much? Spending too much time sitting down causes nearly 50,000 deaths in the UK each year, reveals a new study.
One-month-old baby feeding and sleep schedule
As your baby heads into their second month, it can simultaneously feel like you've been doing this forever and you still have no idea what you're doing. Needless to say, being...
E-books are Ruining Children's Storytime
Storytime with e-books is not as helpful as traditional print books. A new study finds that parents and children talk and interact less with electronic books compared to print...
Potential New Therapy for Liver Diseases Discovered
The drug sivelestat may effectively lower portal hypertension, improving symptoms and outcomes for those patients. Portal hypertension is associated with cirrhosis and other...