Health News Archive - December 03, 2008


Older people tend to feel about 13 years younger than their chronological age.

BATESVILLE, Ind., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC) today announced its fiscal 2009 first quarter dividend of $0.1025 per share.

RICHMOND, Texas, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- CYNACON/OCuSOFT(R) a broad based supplier of ophthalmic pharmaceuticals and supplies is pleased to announce the latest findings from a recent study(1).

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Their goal is ambitious. They want to reach out and touch every woman on the planet.

Growing list of wellness services available to seniors DETROIT, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Health Alliance Plan (HAP) is adding acupuncture and chiropractic services to its Flexible Health Options Benefit for individual Medicare Advantage members beginning January 1, 2009.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.