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2014-02-10 23:23:57

Contest to Recognize Patients and Medical Professionals Florham Park, N.J. (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Nestlé Health Science today announced the launch of the fifth annual OPTIFAST® "New You" weight loss contest designed to recognize the pursuit of and dedication to weight loss by patients and medical professionals. Each new year, millions of Americans make a New Year’s resolution to improve their health through weight loss. With more than one third of American adults...

2012-08-18 23:03:59

The founder of the Health Conscious Movement, Dr. Natasha Deonarain will present “The Sickest Patient in the World” at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine Grand Rounds on August 17,2012 in Tempe, Arizona. Her focus centers on breaking down the separation between conventional and alternative medicine to create the footprint for a new paradigm in health. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) August 18, 2012 Natasha Deonarain, founder of the Health Conscious Movement announced today that...

2012-05-31 01:36:33

In this time of radical innovation in medicine, it is all the more important to "treat the patient," Dr. Eric Topol, a leader in the field of advancing health care through technology, advised the graduating class of Baylor College of Medicine Tuesday. "Even though we have this exciting time in medicine — radical innovation — we need doctors with compassion, with empathy and bedside manner who are great communicators, who have healing touch," he told the graduates. "And those...

2012-04-27 23:00:49

The Gastroenterology and Healthcare Sciences are two new key health categories covered by the Sciences Social Network ScienceIndex.com. The users of the website monitor over 200 scientific Gastroenterology and Healthcare Sciences journals and submit the most significant scientific results of these journals for inclusion in ScienceIndex.com. ScienceIndex.com was established in 1998 to index the very latest news, headlines, references and resources from science journals, books and websites...

2011-12-07 22:58:48

The behavior of consumers who are faced with making decisions about their health is not significantly influenced by the way health messages are worded or framed, according to a large, new study by researchers at the University at Buffalo and other institutions. The results of the study, published today (Dec. 7) in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, contradict the premise of the framing effect on making health decisions. The framing effect is supported by the Prospect theory, for...

2011-11-16 07:35:11

Public health officials need to give more attention to needs of people with blood disorders: American Journal of Preventive Medicine supplement Public health should focus not only on reducing the burden of common diseases but also address the needs of people with blood disorders, experts say in a supplement to December's American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Even relatively common blood disorders fly below the public health system's radar with no established mechanisms for...

2011-09-28 10:13:37

Closer ties between academic medicine and public health will better serve patients and the profession, says American Journal of Preventive Medicine supplement If future physicians are to best serve the changing health needs of patients and their communities, medical education must put greater emphasis on public health and prevention, experts say in a supplement to October's American Journal of Preventive Medicine (AJPM). The supplement, including more than 30 research papers and...

2011-09-21 18:00:00

The newly republished online science magazine EurekaMag.com releases references and reviews in the basic and applied life, earth and health sciences. One part of the site includes over 36m scientific references from as early as the 19th century. Another part presents sites and companies active in the natural sciences. The third part features two reviews categories presenting ca. 1.1m reviews of topics within the natural sciences. (PRWEB) September 21, 2011 The Natural Sciences Magazine is...


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