Health News Archive - November 14, 2011
Drinking at least two sugary drinks each day could result in an increased risk of heart disease in adult women, whether or not they gain weight as a result of the beverages.
An international team of researchers has discovered a new genetic mutation that they report appears to increase the risk of the deadliest form of skin cancer, malignant melanoma.
Futuremed") (TSX: FMD) and Cardinal Health Canada Inc. ("Cardinal Health Canada"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH), announced today that Cardinal Health Canada has commenced its offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares ("Common Shares") of Futuremed for CAD $8.15 per Common Share in cash (the "Offer
According to a recent study involving 973 North American patients, Vitamin D levels are not related to acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, AECOPD, in patients with sever COPD.
The exact causes of autism remain unknown, but failure of a vital prenatal process may be one of the culprits. A new study, published in the November 9 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Society (JAMA), confirms this relatively recent theory.
As many as one million Americans may have died from adverse events in U.S. hospitals over the past decade, the IOM (Institute of Medicine) estimates.
TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Biosign Technologies Inc.
COLUMBUS, Ga., Nov.
BEIJING, Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd.
MILFORD, Mass., Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PLC Systems Inc.