Monthly Archives: June 2015

1 In every 3 people in the world lack sanitation facilities – Fox News Latino

Wall Street Journal 1 In every 3 people in the world lack sanitation facilitiesFox News LatinoSome 2.4 billion people – one out of every three inhabitants of the planet – still have no access to sanitation facilities, the World Health

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Plastic surgeons from different countries prefer different breast shapes – Vocal Republic

Plastic surgeons from different countries prefer different breast shapesVocal Republic(Reuters Health) overvallen In a world trial, synthetic surgeons from different countries had alternating likes to use on the advantageous shape and size of larger breasts and sized areolas. “Cosmetic operations

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PTSD linked to higher risk of heart trouble in women – CBS News

CBS News PTSD linked to higher risk of heart trouble in womenCBS NewsWomen who have experienced traumatic events and those with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are at a greater risk of heart attack and stroke, new research suggests. PTSD, a

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Many older adults have persistent pain after car crashes – Reuters UK

Many older adults have persistent pain after car crashesReuters UK(Reuters Health) – One in four seniors who've been in car accidents will have lasting pain, and many will struggle to perform basic daily activities in the months afterward, a new

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Half of heart disease deaths due to preventable factors – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Half of heart disease deaths due to preventable factorsChannel News AsiaIn the U.S., preventable risk factors still account for 50 percent of deaths from cardiovascular disease among adults age 45 to 79, according to a new analysis.

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Many older adults have persistent pain after car crashes – Reuters

Many older adults have persistent pain after car crashesReuters(Reuters Health) – One in four seniors who've been in car accidents will have lasting pain, and many will struggle to perform basic daily activities in the months afterward, a new study

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Half of heart disease deaths due to preventable factors – Reuters

Reuters Half of heart disease deaths due to preventable factorsReuters(Reuters Health) – In the U.S., preventable risk factors still account for 50 percent of deaths from cardiovascular disease among adults age 45 to 79, according to a new analysis. But

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Authorities ready to battle mosquitoes – Chron.com

Dallas Morning News Authorities ready to battle mosquitoesChron.comAs the remnants of recent heavy rains begin to stagnate in puddles in Brazoria County, experts predict the situation could give rise to mosquitoes that have the potential to carry diseases. Although Tropical

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Report urges major steps to help victims of cardiac arrest – Miami Herald

Philly.com Report urges major steps to help victims of cardiac arrestMiami HeraldWould you know what to do if you see someone collapse, not breathing — a loved one at home, a co-worker at the office, a stranger on the street?

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Cardiovascular deaths can be halved: Indian American researcher Dr. Shivani … – The American Bazaar

The American Bazaar Cardiovascular deaths can be halved: Indian American researcher Dr. Shivani …The American BazaarWASHINGTON, DC: While distinct progress has been made in the ongoing quest to reduce the number of deaths related to heart disease in the U.S.,

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FDA weighs new restrictions on liquid nicotine packets – Salon

Salon FDA weighs new restrictions on liquid nicotine packetsSalonFDA weighs new restrictions on liquid nicotine packets EnlargeFILE – This Aug. 14, 2014 file photo shows the warning label on a child resistant bottle of liquid nicotine at Salt Lake Vapors,

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O say can you breathe? Fireworks pollute air, study says – WTVC

Chron.com O say can you breathe? Fireworks pollute air, study saysWTVCNEW YORK (AP) — July Fourth fireworks fill the skies with more than sparkling bursts of color. A study says they spew pollution, too. Researchers who checked 315 locations around

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Survival rate in cardiac arrest could be much higher, more CPR training needed … – Washington Post

Philly.com Survival rate in cardiac arrest could be much higher, more CPR training needed …Washington PostThis post has been updated. Cardiac arrest is "an immense and sustained public health problem" that kills too many people who could be saved by

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O say can you breathe? Fireworks pollute air, study says – Salon

O say can you breathe? Fireworks pollute air, study saysSalonNEW YORK (AP) — July Fourth fireworks fill the skies with more than sparkling bursts of color. A study says they spew pollution, too. Researchers who checked 315 locations around the

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WHO Certifies End of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in Cuba – New York Times

World Health Organization WHO Certifies End of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in CubaNew York TimesCuba became the world's first country on Tuesday to win World Health Organization certification that it had eliminated mother-to-child transmission of both H.I.V. and syphilis. Despite

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