Could Long Tern Vioxx Users Suffer From Heart Attacks?
Dr. Barry Rayburn, a cardiologist from the University of Alabama, Birmingham, told a jury at the latest Vioxx product liability trial that the drug showed no significant difference in the rate of heart attacks //among its users and those taking similar drugs or placebos. The drug Vioxx is produced ...
Emphasis on eating pattern
A study of middle-aged women suggests that those who eat the healthiest diets also eat a lot of fruit and a wide variety of foods. The Healthy Eating Index (HEI) is a measure that US nutritionists have developed to assess the quality of someone's diet. This emphasises your eating pattern rather tha...
The Highmark Foundation Awards $580,000 in Highmark Healthy High 5 Grants to Four Non-Profit Organizations
...ation techniques and provision of medical exam.
The focus of the program is for children to adopt positive long-term
healthy habits rather than short- tern
weight loss. Highlands Hospital is a 71-bed, acute care facility which has served
the community for more than 100 years. Highlands provides comprehen...
Nearly 2,500 Mentally Ill Women in Delhi are Destitute: Abdul Kalam
...homes across the country.
NCW Chairman Girija Vyas said that India is home to five million mentally ill women, of which nearly 100,000 need long tern
rehabilitation. "We are focusing on this issue through several programmes like awareness camps, sensitisation workshops and recommendations to the gov...