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Sensible Diet, Exercise and Weight Control Increases Longevity

A new research has shown just how a sensible diet, exercise and weight control helps people live a longer life. Researchers from Howard Hughes Medical Institute have found that all these factors increase longevity by reducing signalling through a specific pathway in the brain. This insulin...

Sleep Deprivation can Affect Competent Decision-making

...they had because they did not walk out when it was sensible to," said Chee. "Understanding why we make poorer choices when sleep deprived is important not only because of the increasing numbers of persons affected, but also because there exist today unprecedented opportunities to incur damaging losses by mean...

Tony Abbott Confident Of Australias Vote For Performance Not Promise

...ze the government's strong economic management and sensible policies in health and education. According to Abbott, Labor has given up on the health portfolio. He opines that since Nicola Roxon became the opposition spokeswoman for health at the end of last year, Labor has taken a conscious decision to de-em...

Pregnancy and Alcohol - a Dangerous Cocktail Warns BMA Scotland

...hey know they are pregnant. A balanced approach is sensible but we do not wish to raise anxiety in mothers who may be worried about their past drinking. It is most important that mothers who are drinking in a potentially damaging way can obtain considered and non-judgemental advice."...

Deadly Skin Cancer Bites the Rich Harder

...ces the need for anyone exposed to the sun to take sensible precautions, whether they are at home or on holiday. "Although our research highlights that some section of society face greater risks than others, the safe sun message is one that we all need to heed if we are to halt rising skin cancer rates" con...

Sleep Deprivation can Affect Competent Decision-making

...they had because they did not walk out when it was sensible to," said Chee. "Understanding why we make poorer choices when sleep deprived is important not only because of the increasing numbers of persons affected, but also because there exist today unprecedented opportunities to incur damaging losses by mean...

Lifestyle changes not prescription drugs to fight diabetes, say scientists

...walk and stick to healthy food. That is a far more sensible way of fighting the malady of diabetes, a group of US scientists has said.// In fact prescription drugs to prevent diabetes cannot be justified when lifestyle changes are just as effective, they stress. Trials show rosiglitazone pills do work, b...

Smoking Indicator of Alcohol Misuse

...of alcohol use is a highly feasible and clinically sensible approach to screening.” The findings, she said, highlight the importance of physicians adopting standard alcohol screening questions into their practice. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) defines hazardous drinking as...

COAG Gets It Mostly Right On National Registration

... Minister, Tony Abbott, in strongly pushing a more sensible and workable national registration model than the one originally proposed. They have recognised the unique skills and contributions of each of the health professions and responded to the health needs of the community. We also recognise the wisdom...

In Vitro Treatment Only When Both Partners Agree, Rules European Court

... Fertility Society, said: "I think it was the only sensible decision which the Grand Chamber could come to. "UK law is clear. It is a principle of shared responsibility." But he added: "We feel dreadfully for Natallie." Dr Tony Calland, chairman of the British Medical Association's medical ethics com...

Figures on Substance Abuse in School Going Teens Released

...that a campaign was promised to raise awareness of sensible drinking. ANN...

Stem Cell Therapy Shows Promise for Rescuing Deteriorating Vision

...trophic factor or GDNF, Lund explains. 'It's not a sensible thing to inject the eyes many times over years. The idea was to use the cells as a continuous delivery system, but we found they work quite well on their own.' Lund has experimented with other cell types as therapies for preserving vision. The neu...

Stem Cell Therapy Shows Promise for Rescuing Deteriorating Vision

...trophic factor or GDNF, Lund explains. "It's not a sensible thing to inject the eyes many times over years. The idea was to use the cells as a continuous delivery system, but we found they work quite well on their own." Lund has experimented with other cell types as therapies for preserving vision. The neu...

Rest for Doctors to Ensure Patients’ Safet

...h spokesman said, “Working patterns must provide a sensible balance between supporting patient services, doctors working lives and their training." PRI...

Pacifier Use May Lower Risk of SIDS

...f pacifiers are used properly, they are a safe and sensible option in the battle against SIDS.' Source-Bio-Bio Technology RM...

Sunshine Protects Fetus From Developing Diabetes

...rts advise expectant mothers to ensure regular but sensible sun exposure or the right diet. The vitamin is also found in foods such as salmon, tuna and other oily fish, Vitamin D has also been added to several milk brands in the market. It is also available in supplements. 'Pregnant mothers are particula...

Tasmanian Car Smoking Ban Sets Good Example For Other Governments

... States and Territories. “The car smoking ban is sensible and responsible,” Dr Haikerwal said. “It removes another health hazard from our kids and will hopefully convince smokers to make their cars a total smoke-free zone or, better still, give up the killer habit totally. “The fruit-flavoured cigarette...

Americans Asked To Exercise Caution While Eating

...ith the American Dietetic Association, says that a sensible choice of food from the menu at the hotel will help them stay healthy. The splitting of a large dish and packing some home will also aid in keeping the flab off. JT...

Fast Food (Low-Cost Diet) for Obesity

...he keys to good health; Barbara Rolls invented the sensible Volumetrics diet encouraging people to eat large quantities of low-energy-dense foods rather than small portions of energy-dense foods. But Volumetrics and similar health-food diets miss an important element: the economic factor, which, for somebody ...

Counseling Helps Young Women Cut Drinking, Improve Contraception Use

... “A lot of people find this to be an intuitive and sensible approach,” said lead study author Louise Floyd. “If a woman drinks frequently or binge drinks even occasionally, this is not the best time for her to get pregnant, for her or the baby. So why not advocate that she postpone pregnancy until her drinkin...

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