Monthly Archives: September 2014

Spouse personality may affect career success – Reuters

Reuters Spouse personality may affect career successReutersNEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The personalities of husbands and wives may affect their spouses' success at work, suggests a new study. Husbands and wives who were conscientious and helped create satisfying home lives

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Fish oil of not much use in Afib study – Delhi Daily News

NewsReleaseWire.com Fish oil of not much use in Afib studyDelhi Daily NewsCanadian researchers have said that high-dose fish oil did not prove good enough to reduce atrial fibrillation (Afib) recurrence in patients with a history of Afib who were not

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Rights body mulls forced sterilization of HIV-positive woman – WHBL Sheboygan

Rights body mulls forced sterilization of HIV-positive womanWHBL SheboyganBOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will consider its first case of forced sterilization of a person living with HIV in Latin America, a rights group has

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Herceptin Best for Certain Breast Cancer Patients, Study Says – Philly.com

Philly.com Herceptin Best for Certain Breast Cancer Patients, Study SaysPhilly.comTUESDAY, Sept. 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Herceptin is the best drug treatment for a type of breast cancer called HER2-positive and should remain the standard of care for that type

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Fast facts on Ebola – WFAA

WFAA Fast facts on EbolaWFAAEbola is NOT an airborne virus. People contract Ebola through contact with bodily fluids or blood of an infected person. Early symptoms of Ebola. Loading… Post to Facebook. Fast facts on Ebola Ebola is NOT an

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Rights body mulls forced sterilization of HIV-positive woman – Reuters

Rights body mulls forced sterilization of HIV-positive womanReutersBOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will consider its first case of forced sterilization of a person living with HIV in Latin America, a rights group has said.

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Norway Is the Best Place to Grow Old – TIME

SFGate Norway Is the Best Place to Grow OldTIMEGrowing old is a pleasure—if you're in Norway, that is. A new report looking at the social and economic wellbeing of older people in 96 countries reveals that Norway is the happiest

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Colon Cancer Survivors’ Obesity and Cancer Risk – WebMD

Colon Cancer Survivors' Obesity and Cancer RiskWebMDTUESDAY, Sept. 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Colon cancer patients who are overweight or obese when diagnosed appear to face a slightly higher risk for developing a second weight-related cancer, new research suggests. The

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Rights body mulls forced sterilization of HIV-positive woman – Reuters

Rights body mulls forced sterilization of HIV-positive womanReutersBOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights will consider its first case of forced sterilization of a person living with HIV in Latin America, a rights group has said.

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Biological map of brain effort gets $46 million in U.S. projects – Chicago Tribune

NBCNews.com Biological map of brain effort gets $46 million in U.S. projectsChicago TribuneWASHINGTON — The U.S. government's plan to map the human brain and explore the biological underpinnings of diseases such as Alzheimer's and epilepsy received one of its largest

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Acupuncture may not be effective for knee pain: study – Reuters

Reuters Acupuncture may not be effective for knee pain: studyReutersNEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Acupuncture won't improve chronic knee pain in middle-aged people, researchers say. In their study, real acupuncture using needles and lasers was no more helpful than sham

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Obesity Tied to Higher Cancer Risk for Colon Cancer Survivors – HealthDay

HCPLive Obesity Tied to Higher Cancer Risk for Colon Cancer SurvivorsHealthDayTUESDAY, Sept. 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Colon cancer patients who are overweight or obese when diagnosed appear to face a slightly higher risk for developing a second weight-related cancer,

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Targeted Drugs Build on Efficacy Record in Melanoma – MedPage Today

MedPage Today Targeted Drugs Build on Efficacy Record in MelanomaMedPage TodayMeeting Coverage. Targeted Drugs Build on Efficacy Record in Melanoma. Published: Sep 29, 2014. By Charles Bankhead, Staff Writer, MedPage Today. Reviewed by Robert Jasmer, MD; Associate Clinical Professor of

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Ebola Outbreak in Nigeria Appears to Be Contained – New York Times

New York Times Ebola Outbreak in Nigeria Appears to Be ContainedNew York TimesA student washed her hands as classes resumed in Lagos last week. Credit Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the

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Ebola Outbreak in Nigeria Appears to Be Contained – New York Times

New York Times Ebola Outbreak in Nigeria Appears to Be ContainedNew York TimesA student washed her hands as classes resumed in Lagos last week. Credit Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the

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