Tag: "disquieting" at medical news
Disquieting Slow Down in Heart Disease Deaths Among Under 55s
...ong younger Britons is slowing down, pointing to a disquieting
trend, indicates research published ahead of print in the journal Heart . The authors assessed death rates for coronary artery heart disease in England and Wales between1984 and 2004, using national figures.They used the data to calculate heart dis...
Iraq's Orphans Left to the Kindness of Strangers
...mages of the inside of the al-Hanan orphanage were disquieting
even by Iraqi standards: two dozen emaciated children, some tied to cribs, others writhing in their own waste and some appearing, at first glance, to be dead. US and Iraqi forces uncovered the orphanage for children with special needs in northwest B...
Misconception on Treatment Options among Prostate Cancer Patients
...eater role in deciding on treatment in the face of disquieting
statistics and risk-benefit information. To characterize the factors that influence men's treatment decisions, Thomas Denberg, M.D., Ph.D. of the University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center and colleagues interviewed 20 men newly d...