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The Rising Problem Of Binge Drinking

The devastating statistics show there were 11-million underage drinkers in this country with 7.2 million binge drinkers.

01/11/2017

Obesity And Cancer

The more weight you carry on your body, the greater the odds of developing cancer.

01/10/2017

Metabolic Syndrome Is Real

Metabolic syndrome is a warning that you can prevent other problems.

01/09/2017

Skin Cancer Detection

Malignant melanoma is the most serious form of skin cancer and despite public education and screening, the incidence of melanoma continued to rise over the past seven years.

01/06/2017

Sugar Sweetened Beverage Tax Gaining Steam Overseas

We are no strangers to the concept of a sugar sweetened beverage tax — and now the concept is gaining steam in the United Kingdom.

01/05/2017

Mastectomy Of Healthy Breast: Is It Necessary?

2,400 breast cancer patients were studied and the question raised was: if genetic studies did not show a genetic link, was the removal of the other breast necessary?

01/04/2017

Fitness Apps Can Be Effective, Study Finds

According to a new study looking at a fitness app, this one designed by Apple, called MyHeart Counts, there is definitely a future for these tools if used wisely.

01/03/2017

Improving Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Hospital and physician practices, like many companies, have long used surveys, often expensive surveys, to look at customer satisfaction.

01/02/2017

Teens With Asthma More Likely To Smoke, Study Finds

A study finds Teens with asthma are more than twice as likely to start smoking cigarettes as teens without asthma.

11/30/2016

The Importance Of Reducing Salt Intake

Despite evidence linking salt intake to hypertension and cardiovascular disease, dietary salt intake in the U.S. is on the rise.

11/25/2016

Eating Disorders Linked To Women With Diabetes

According to research published in the British Medical Journal, women with type 1 diabetes are 2.4 times more likely to develop an eating disorder than their non-diabetic peers.

11/23/2016

Warning Signs Of Diabetes

Diabetes is a debilitating condition because of the long-term impact on the body. Early detection is key.

11/22/2016

Understanding Some Important Medical Terms

There are many technical terms in medicine.

11/21/2016

Excessive Exercise Can Be Harmful

Do you know the phrase, “everything in moderation?” Well, that phrase is very true when it comes to exercise.

11/18/2016

Growing Concern Over Misuse Of ADHD Drugs

The concern is that a growing number of kids are taking ADHD drugs to get high or increase alertness.

11/17/2016

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