Latest chronic diseases Stories

Sleeping Too Little, Too Much Has Negative Impact On Health
2013-10-01 13:44:40

[ Watch the Video: Sleep Well To Avoid Chronic Disease ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), getting either too much or too little sleep can lead to chronic diseases. CDC researchers surveyed more than 54,000 participants 45-years-old or older across 14 states on their sleeping habits. Although 64 percent of these people were classified as optimal sleepers, getting between seven to nine hours of...

2013-08-07 23:18:51

“North American Home Healthcare Industry, By Product [Blood Glucose Meter, ECG, IV Equipment, Nutrition, Wheelchair, Fitness, Heart Rate Monitor, Pregnancy Test Kit], Services [Respiratory Therapy, Rehabilitation Therapy] & Telehealth - Forecasts To 2017” is the new market research report added to the online library of ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 The U.S. dominated the North American home healthcare market in 2012 and is expected to maintain its...

2013-07-17 23:16:12

States and insurance companies are arbitrarily restricting effective medications for treating addiction to heroin and opioid pain medicine, according to a report released by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). These FDA-approved medications could saves lives and reduce the suffering of millions of people, reversing the epidemic of opioid addiction and overdose. WASHINGTON (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 State governments and insurance companies are increasingly restricting the use...

2013-06-06 23:03:21

PRM platform and patient-centric mobile apps support health plans and providers in maximizing Medicare Advantage 5-Star ratings and pay-for-performance reimbursement. Orinda, CA (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 Mobile PRM is proud to announce the launch of their patient relationship management (PRM) platform, mobile disease management apps, and a powerful analytics engine that improve health outcomes and reduce costs in patients with chronic medical conditions. The cost to treat chronic diseases in...

2013-01-14 23:00:13

The CBCD agrees with DNA Pioneer Dr. Watson. More risks need to be taken in cancer research. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 14, 2013 The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease (CBCD) has learned that DNA pioneer and Nobel Prize winner, James Watson recently published a scathing article against America´s cancer research establishment. His paper was published in the journal, Open Biology and in it, he argued that the $100 million U.S. project to determine the DNA changes that drive...

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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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