Monthly Archives: November 2014

As baby boomers boost the numbers, a nursing home tries a new approach to … – Minneapolis Star Tribune

San Francisco Chronicle As baby boomers boost the numbers, a nursing home tries a new approach to …Minneapolis Star TribuneNEW YORK — A surge in baby boomers has driven up the number of elderly people abusing drugs or alcohol, bringing

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E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times carcinogens: Japan research – Daily Mail

Daily Mail E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times carcinogens: Japan researchDaily MailSome brands of e-cigarettes contain up to 10 times the level of cancer-causing agents in regular tobacco, Japanese scientists said Thursday, the latest blow to an invention once heralded

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New approach with elderly addicts at nursing home – The Sentinel

The Sentinel New approach with elderly addicts at nursing homeThe SentinelGregory Poole-Dayan, associate administrator of Jewish Home Lifecare in the Bronx, N.Y., discusses a new nursing home program for elderly patients with alcohol or drug addictions on Thursday, Oct. 30,

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New approach with elderly addicts at nursing home – Oneonta Daily Star

Oneonta Daily Star New approach with elderly addicts at nursing homeOneonta Daily StarGregory Poole-Dayan, associate administrator of Jewish Home Lifecare in the Bronx, N.Y., discusses a new nursing home program for elderly patients with alcohol or drug addictions on Thursday,

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New approach with elderly addicts at nursing home – WICS-TV

New approach with elderly addicts at nursing homeWICS-TVNEW YORK (AP) — A surge in baby boomers is driving up the number of elderly people abusing drugs or alcohol, and a New York City nursing home is trying a new approach

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E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times carcinogens: Japan research – Daily Mail

Daily Mail E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times carcinogens: Japan researchDaily MailSome brands of e-cigarettes contain up to 10 times the level of cancer-causing agents in regular tobacco, Japanese scientists said Thursday, the latest blow to an invention once heralded

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New approach with elderly addicts at nursing home – WZTV

New approach with elderly addicts at nursing homeWZTVNEW YORK (AP) — A surge in baby boomers is driving up the number of elderly people abusing drugs or alcohol, and a New York City nursing home is trying a new approach

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Italy Investigating 11 Deaths Possibly Linked to Flu Vaccine – TIME

Fox News Italy Investigating 11 Deaths Possibly Linked to Flu VaccineTIMEAn additional eight fatalities possibly related to Novartis AG's Fluad vaccine have been identified, Bloomberg reports. As a precaution, two batches of the drug were suspended after three people died

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Gov. Deval Patrick Won’t Be Running for President in 2016 – Boston.com

CNN Gov. Deval Patrick Won't Be Running for President in 2016Boston.comMassachusetts Governor Deval Patrick told “Meet The Press” host Chuck Todd he won't be running for president any time soon. “I've thought about it, but no, I can't get ready

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Gay sex drives up China’s HIV/AIDS infections – Xinhua

USA TODAY Gay sex drives up China's HIV/AIDS infectionsXinhuaSHIJIAZHUANG, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) — A rise in new cases of HIV/AIDS infections through gay sex was reported in China. HIV transmissions among MSM (men having sex with men) accounted for 25

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Thousands of doctors rally in Moscow against job cuts, hospital closures – Fox Business

Reuters Thousands of doctors rally in Moscow against job cuts, hospital closuresFox BusinessProtesters pull a cart with a symbolic coffin with the words reading "I did not have room in the hospital" as they march in a street in Moscow,

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An Artificial Pancreas Helps Treat Type 1 Diabetes – Science World Report

Science World Report An Artificial Pancreas Helps Treat Type 1 DiabetesScience World ReportCould an external artificial pancreas improve glucose control and reduce the risk of hypoglycemia when compared to conventional diabetes treatments? Researchers at the University of Montreal's Department of

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Nip, tuck, click: Demand for US plastic surgery rises in selfie era – Reuters

Reuters Nip, tuck, click: Demand for US plastic surgery rises in selfie eraReutersAnthony Ramirez takes a picture during the San Francisco Gay Pride Festival in California in this file photo taken June 29, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Noah Berger/Files. Related News. Twitter

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Sierra Leone becomes focus of Ebola programs – Boston Globe

New York Daily News Sierra Leone becomes focus of Ebola programsBoston GlobeDAKAR, Senegal — Sierra Leone will soon receive a dramatic increase in desperately needed Ebola treatment beds, but it's still not clear who will staff them, according to the

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Bird flu found at fourth Dutch poultry farm: ministry – Reuters

Bird flu found at fourth Dutch poultry farm: ministryReutersAMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch officials said on Sunday bird flu had been found at another poultry farm in the Netherlands, the fourth in recent weeks. The Economics Ministry said the farm's 28,000

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