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2013-08-20 10:33:28

1. Too-low Diastolic Blood Pressure Can be Deadly for CKD Patients Having too-low diastolic blood pressure (DBP) may be deadly for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Blood pressure (BP) recommendations are stricter for patients with CKD than for the general population and focus on lowering actual BP (the measurement of both systolic BP [SBP] and DBP) without consideration for achieving a DBP that is too low. Researchers reviewed health records for 651,749 U.S. veterans with CKD to...

2013-08-14 23:25:12

Neurological Wellness Center physicians respond to a recent survey finding 37% of stroke survivors develop depression and report the alleviation of depression is a predictable outcome of perispinally administered Enbrel treatment for stroke. (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 An estimated 700,000 people have a stroke in the United States each year, and approximately 37% of stroke survivors develop depression within 2 years according to survey published in NewsFix*. Several studies have shown that...

2013-08-08 11:09:13

Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism risk 2 to 3 times greater Rheumatoid arthritis significantly increases the risk of potentially fatal blood clots in the legs and lungs, reveals a large nationwide study published online in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. Between 11% and 30% of people who develop a blood clot in the legs, known as a deep vein thrombosis or DVT, or a blood clot in the lungs, known as a pulmonary embolism, or PE, die within 30 days of their diagnosis, the...

Fibromyalgia Diagnosis From Blood Test
2013-07-24 04:47:16

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Fibromyalgia has long been known as a disorder that is extremely difficult to diagnose, but there is hope on the horizon for those waiting on an answer to their pain. Researchers from Columbus, Ohio have developed a reliable method for diagnosing and differentiating fibromyalgia from other similar pain disorders. If this diagnostic method was made available for physicians to use as a routine test it could allow doctors to diagnose...

2013-07-13 23:02:33

Superior Magnetics for Pain Free Living announced a new copper magnetic bracelet for pain relief caused by inflammation. Wichita, Kansas (PRWEB) July 13, 2013 Pain Free Living web: SuperiorMagnetics.com, a leader in innovative pain relief products is excited to announce it has handmade copper magnetic bracelets for arthritis. These magnetic bracelets for pain use Silver, Copper and Brass with 5000 Gauss neodymium magnets. The combination of the various metals generate negative ions and...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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