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Loneliness Affects <b>Mortality</b> Risk - Health News - redOrbit
Jun 19, 2012 ... Feelings of isolation. These are symptoms evaluated in two new studies that examined the influence of loneliness on increased risk of mortality.
Ability To Sit And Stand Could Predict <b>Mortality</b> - Health News <b>...</b>
Dec 14, 2012 ... A new study found that testing musculo-skeletal fitness, specifically the ability to sit and rise from the floor, could help predict the mortality of ...
Dec 2, 2013 ... The new report, “Maternal Mortality in France,” coordinated by Inserm Unit U953, Epidemiological Research Unit on Perinatal Health and ...
Breast Cancer <b>Mortality</b> Not Reduced By Annual Screening - Health <b>...</b>
Feb 12, 2014 ... The team compared breast cancer incidence and mortality up to 25 years in over 89,000 women who did or did not undergo mammography ...
Mental Illnesses Have Higher <b>Mortality</b> Risk Than Heavy Smoking <b>...</b>
May 24, 2014 ... A team of scientists from Oxford University compared the mortality rates of heavy smoking with those of some of the more common mental ...
Despite Over 20,000 Deaths Daily, Child <b>Mortality</b> Rate Is Falling <b>...</b>
Sep 16, 2011 ... UNICEF and the World Health Organization released a study this week showing the mortality rate of children under the age of five years old has ...
Male Infant Fatality Rate Higher Than Female Infants - Health News <b>...</b>
Mar 25, 2008 ... Researchers have found that male infants are more likely to die than females, although male infant mortality rates have declined since 1970.
Infant <b>Mortality</b> Rates In The US Are Down - Health News - redOrbit
Apr 18, 2013 ... The infant mortality rate in the US fell 12 percent from 2005 to 2011, with improvements reported in all major racial and ethnic groups, the ...
Stroke <b>Mortality</b> In US Has Fallen Dramatically In Recent Decades
Dec 6, 2013 ... Stroke mortality rates have fallen dramatically in the US in recent decades as a result of better treatments and prevention efforts, the American ...
Waistline Circumference, Regardless Of BMI, Linked To <b>Mortality</b> <b>...</b>
Mar 13, 2014 ... They discovered that when men had a waist size of 43 inches or more in circumference, they had a 50 percent greater mortality risk then men ...
Sep 11, 2007 ... Maternal mortality in developing countries and economically restrained settings remains a daunting and largely unmet global public health ...
Coffee May Heighten <b>Mortality</b> Risk In Younger People - Health News
Aug 16, 2013 ... Every day in the US, approximately 400 million cups of coffee are consumed, and for people under 55 years of age, drinking large amounts of ...
Elephant <b>Mortality</b> Doubles Due To Low Rainfall And High <b>...</b>
Feb 5, 2013 ... Climate change models are predicting higher temperatures and months without rainfall, which could negatively impact populations of already ...
Dolphin Deaths Designated An 'Unusual <b>Mortality</b> Event' - Science <b>...</b>
Dolphin Deaths Designated An 'Unusual Mortality Event'. April 10, 2011. 0. Scientists are baffled by the continuing numbers of dead baby bottlenose dolphins ...
<b>Mortality</b> Rate From Coronavirus Jumps To 60 Percent, Four More <b>...</b>
May 31, 2013 ... Five additional cases of coronavirus, initially named nCoV, has been confirmed in Saudi Arabia, according to the country's Ministry of Health.
Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.
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