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Daily Exercises

Daily Exercises will Strengthen your Muscles

Daily Exercises;  Compound strength-training exercises get fast results, because they work many muscle groups at once. Many of these exercises use just your own body weight, such as pull-ups, which engage not only the shoulders and all the muscles of your arms, but also those in your back and core. Other exercises can be enhanced…

Loneliness

Loneliness Looms For Rising Numbers Of Older Private Renters

Loneliness is increasingly recognized worldwide as a critical social issue and one of the major health hazards of our time. Their research shows older private renters are at high risk of loneliness and anxiety. This is a growing concern as more Australians are renting housing later in life. By contrast, only a small proportion of…

Aviation medicine

Medical Experts Transfer Patients by Medical Helicopter

The study find that the medical helicopters over the last half-century has saved countless lives by quickly getting patients from trauma to the emergency room (ER) within the so-called “golden hour.” But a growing number of medical experts contend emergency helicopters may be overused in some transfer situations. Their concern; Patients stuck with an exorbitant…

Fibrinogen

Fibrinogen Regulates The Body’s Response To Disease

Fibrinogen; A finding from University of Alberta researchers is shining new light on the role fibrinogen; but has in regulating a natural defense mechanism in the body. The discovery is hope to contribute to improve diagnosis and treatments for patients; but in a variety of diseases ranging from inflammation, to heart failure, to cancer. Fibrinogen…

Reporting The Spillover Events And Outbreaks

Reporting The Spillover Events And Outbreaks

In this study early detection of outbreaks is critical to timely response, but estimating detection rates is difficult because of no reporting spillover events and outbreaks do not generate data; but some new findings come amid rising concern about Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo; and highlight the need for improved detection and rapid…

Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Can Be Detect By More Effective Method

Prostate Cancer; Each year, 1 million men in the U.S. undergo biopsies to determine whether they have prostate cancer. The biopsy procedure traditionally has guide by ultrasound imaging; but this method cannot clearly display the location of tumors in the prostate gland. A multidisciplinary team of UCLA physicians has found that a new method; which…

Hepatitis B Virus Associating Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Hepatitis B Virus Associating Hepatocellular Carcinoma

T cell therapy is a promising means to treat chronic hepatitis B virus infection and chronic hepatitis B virus associating hepatocellular carcinoma.This study showing that T-cell therapy can provide a permanent cure. Up to now it has not been possible to fully control the virus. Infections with the hepatitis B virus are a global health…

Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Programs Take A Big Hit

Medical Marijuana; When states legalize pot for all adults, long-standing medical marijuana programs take a big hit, in some cases losing more than half their register patients in just a few years; so according to a data analysis by The Associated Press. Much of the decline comes from consumers who, ill or not; hence got…