Lower IQ Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Deaths
Public health messages should be simplified, study finds
WEDNESDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- Intelligence appears to be one reason why poor people are more likely to die of cardiovascular disease, Scottish researchers say.
They analyzed data on 4,289 former U.S. soldiers, and fou...
CenTrak Announces 16 New Deployments This Year: Company Installs Over 6 Million Square Feet in Last Six Months
CenTrak , a leading provider of Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) for tracking equipment and people indoors, today announced that it has installed over 6 million square feet of its market-leading hybrid certainty-based Gen2IR™ and Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) system in hospitals a...
Healthcare Providers Can Help Reduce Teen Driving Deaths
Children's National expert says physicians have unique opportunity to help parents and teens practice safer driving.
Washington, DC (Vocus) October 1, 2008 -- Family physicians can and should help teens and their families understand the http://www.childrensnational.org/...
Sharp Rise in U.S. Hepatitis C-Related Deaths
Middle-aged hardest hit; better testing likely contributed to increase
THURSDAY, March 27 (HealthDay News) -- Hepatitis C-related deaths in the United States have increased 123 percent in a decade, with mortality rates showing the most significant rise among middle-aged patients, acco...
Increase in tobacco deaths
Around one third of men in China will die from smoking, unless they give up now.A survey of deaths occurring in Hong Kong in 1998 may foreshadow what is likely to happen on the mainland in the future.
Doctors at the University of Beijing find that tobacco was the cause of 33% of all male death...
US HIFU Secures $5 Million Financing From MMV Financial
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International distribute the Sonablate((R)) 500 in Southeast Asia and the Middle East. The Sonablate((R)) 500 is not approved for use in the U.S. The ...
High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Physician Training Seminar in Mexico City
...s developed by FSI and is manufactured by Misonix, Inc. (Nasdaq: MSON ) who also holds distribution rights in Europe. Takai Hospital Supply Ltd. and ths
International distribute the Sonablate(R) 500 in Southeast Asia and the Middle East.
The Sonablate(R) 500 is not approved for use in the U.S. The...
Moderate Alcohol Consumption May Protect Against Disabilities
...th benefits. Drinking coffee daily in midlife may decrease the chance of Alzheimer's and dementia in later years, according to a new Finnish study.
study, published in the January issue of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease , found that people who drank three to five cups of coffee a day had the ...