Disquieting Slow Down in Heart Disease Deaths Among Under 55s
... The fall in deaths from heart disease among 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 i...
Iraq's Orphans Left to the Kindness of Strangers
...social services at their own expense, relying on the generosity of friends and neighbours.
The images 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 ...
Misconception on Treatment Options among Prostate Cancer Patients
...as impotence and urinary incontinence. With no clear-cut medical guidance, patients must assume a greater 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...
Most people believe smallpox not an extinct disease
...uch as bacteria and viruses, this did not apply at the lowest age range. Nearly 40% of 16-24 year olds did not know what microbes are.
overall was the level of ignorance of smallpox eradication. This disease killed 300-500 million victims during the 20th century. As recently as 1967, ...