Latest Prevalence Stories

2013-11-28 23:04:59

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:

2013-05-24 23:04:58

RnRMarketResearch.com adds Latest Report on “EpiCast Report: Meningococcal Disease – Epidemiology Forecast to 2022” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB)

2011-12-10 01:17:10

In populations with a low prevalence of tuberculosis (TB), the majority of positives with the three tests commercially available in the U.S for the diagnosis of TB are false positives, according to a new study.

2011-11-16 07:35:11

Public health should focus not only on reducing the burden of common diseases but also address the needs of people with blood disorders.

Percentage Of Americans With Heart Disease Decreasing
2011-10-16 04:53:57

Better diets and lifestyle habits are being credited by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for a decline in cases of heart disease in the U.S.

2011-05-09 21:12:02

Among those presenting at this year's Digestive Disease Week meeting are physician-scientists from NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center.

2011-04-05 00:21:49

The prevalence of plagiocephaly, a condition marked by an asymmetrical, flattening of the skull, appears to be increasing in infants and young children.

2010-09-22 09:10:00

Despite government-led efforts to reduce the American obesity rate to 15% by 2010, a study published earlier this month in the International Journal of Obesity has found the actual percentage of obese adults in the US are on the rise.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.