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2013-07-31 23:16:26

Doctors from Cleveland Clinic’s Cardio-Oncology Center will answer questions in a free, live health chat on MedHelp on August 1, 2013 at 12:00pm EDT. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Cancer treatment saves lives, but many cancer therapies can have serious cardiovascular side effects, such as heart failure, thromboembolism, severe hypertension and arrhythmias, that patients may not be aware of. On August 1, two cardiologists and an oncologist from Cleveland Clinic’s...

2013-05-30 23:20:47

Steven Glass Brings Strategic Vision, Healthcare Financial Expertise to Leading Big Data Analytics Company Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Explorys, the leader in big data-driven healthcare transformation, today announced that Steven C. Glass, Chief Financial Officer of Cleveland Clinic, has been appointed to its Board of Directors where he will bring his experience in healthcare finance to provide financial and operational counsel to the company. Glass´ experience managing the...

2013-04-30 13:48:35

Ongoing effort shows promise in reducing stress in the workplace through cost-effective online tools The use of Internet-based stress management programs (ISM) effectively reduce stress for a sustainable period, according to a Cleveland Clinic study published recently in Annals of Behavioral Medicine. Online stress management programs aim to increase accessibility for individuals affected by chronic stress at a lesser cost than traditional methods. Data suggests that stress reduction...

2013-04-25 16:14:47

Clinical study in over 4,000 subjects finds blood TMAO levels linked to increased risk of heart disease, even in the absence of known cardiovascular risks A microbial byproduct of intestinal bacteria contributes to heart disease and serves as an accurate screening tool for predicting future risks of heart attack, stroke and death in persons not otherwise identified by traditional risk factors and blood tests, according to Cleveland Clinic research published today in The New England Journal...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.