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Health News Archive - July 27, 2012

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. While research has shown that increasing the amount of n-3 fatty acids within your diet could help lower the risk of cardiovascular disease, a new research shows that might not be all true.

A new technology might allow people who have almost completely lost the ability to move their arms or legs to write, by using their eyes.

Stem Cell Windpipe Transplant Recipient Doing Well

Stem cell research has made yet another stride, as one boy who received a trachea is showing a remarkable recovery.

Night Shift Workers At Increased Risk Of Heart Attack, Stroke

People who regularly do shift work are slightly more at risk of having a heart attack or stroke than their day-only working counterparts, according to research published in the British Medical Journal.

Hunter-gatherers And Westerners Use Same Amount Of Energy

Despite what some choose to theorize, when looking back on our ancestors, our society is not growing obese due to the change in cultural lifestyle when compared to those in the hunter-gatherer days.

Efficacy Of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation For Depression Confirmed

Naturalistic study shows transcranial magnetic stimulation works for depression in real-life clinical practice settings

Ecstasy Will Make You Forget It All, Literally

A new study detailing the dangers of ecstasy claims that taking just 10 pills per year can led to memory problems similar to those occurring during the earliest stages of dementia.

NEW YORK, July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL), today announced that Mark Caldwell, CPA, Investor Relations Manager, will present at RetailInvestorConferences.com. DATE:

New program may jeopardize access to mobility for Americans with disabilities WASHINGTON, July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Four national organizations that advocate for

Initiative Advances Home Healthcare Community's Fraud Fighting Efforts WASHINGTON, July 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following today's announcement of a public-private