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Health News Archive - November 28, 2011

Perminova, developer of web-based software for the nation’s leading cardiology centers, announced that Craig K. Collins is the new President and CEO.

Why do heart problems spike during the holiday season? Researchers are intrigued by the number of heart attacks occurring in the holiday season. The Heart Fit Clinic has the solution.

Refugees who have fled Burma to live in Oakland, Calif., are at risk of becoming a permanent, poverty-stricken underclass warns a new report released today by researchers at San Francisco State University and the Burma Refugee Family Network (BRFN).

Best Diet Tips asks readers to choose from list of six celebrities including: the Kardashian sisters, Paris Hilton, Lindsay Lohan, Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, Angelina Jolie and Jennifer

ProgressiveMultifocalLeukoencephalopathy.org aims to assist individuals in learning about PML. (PRWEB) November 28, 2011 Flood Law Group, LLP, a litigation

The risk of breast cancer is increased by genetic and lifestyle factors such as the inherited BRCA2 gene, age of having first child, or use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT).

In liver disease, extent of tissue damage depends on the balance between the generation of scar tissue and the regeneration of new liver cells.

Hypertension is an endemic condition with far-reaching consequences.

An independent review of the VOICE study, funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and conducted by the Microbicide Trials Network, determined that tenofovir gel was no more effective than placebo gel in preventing HIV.

A large-scale clinical trial evaluating whether daily use of an antiretroviral-containing oral tablet or vaginal gel can prevent HIV infection in women is being modified because an interim review found that the gel, an investigational microbicide, was not effective among study participants.

Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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