Health News Archive - June 08, 2012
The deadly trend of texting while driving is continuing to be problematic, as over half of high school seniors admitted to the habit in a new survey.
A new study presented today at EULAR 2012, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism, shows that lung changes in association with anti-citrullinated protein autoantibody (ACPA) status are a primary manifestation of rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
A new study presented today at EULAR 2012, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism, reinforces current thinking that smoking negatively affects treatment response in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients treated with anti-tumor necrosis factor (anti-TNF) drugs.
Results of a study presented today at EULAR 2012, the Annual Congress of the European League Against Rheumatism, suggest that the newly developed RABBIT Risk Score, which calculates the risk of serious infections in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who are treated with anti-tumor necrosis factor drugs (anti-TNFs) or conventional disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) is a valid and effective tool for rheumatologists to predict risk of serious infection.
Patients vary widely in their response to concussion, but scientists haven't understood why.
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Chairman Leonard Gunderson, MD, MS, FASTRO, will testify before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health today on provisions of the Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Act of 2011 (CARE Act) related to training and credentialing for medical imaging and radiation therapy technologists.
Willie Wilson, along with other MLB legends, will return to CommunityAmerica Ballpark for the 2012 Willie Wilson Legends game and a night of fun, to benefit spinal cord injury recovery efforts
"Genorthix supplements now available to public," according to A.J.
Chef Todd Mohr remarkably increased his website’s traffic and online visitors after learning the secrets of Internet marketing from expert Russell Brunson Boise,
Body Solutions, Inc., a New Jersey based fitness company offering traditional and MMA personal training, is also now offering Physical Therapy. NJ (PRWEB) June
- A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.