RSSArchive for October, 2007

Study: More Young Adults Using Cholesterol Drugs

Younger adults are using more cholesterol and blood pressure medications than senior citizens, according to researchers. Experts point to higher rates of obesity, high blood pressure and high cholesterol problems among young people. Also, doctors are getting more aggressive with preventive treatments. For related information on young adults and cholesterol drugs, visit: http://www.foxnews.com Young adults […]

Does Multiple Sclerosis Affect Your Pregnancy?

Does Multiple Sclerosis Affect Your Pregnancy?

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is common in pregnant women than any other group. Pregnant women diagnosed with multiple sclerosis are often confused and have doubts about the effects of the disease on their child. Effects of multiple sclerosis on fertility: Your ability to become pregnant is not affected by the disease. There is no evidence that […]

Health News On 31 Oct 2007

New Brain Cells Listen Before They Talk Newly created neurons in adults rely on signals from distant brain regions to regulate their maturation and survival before they can communicate with existing neighboring cells—a finding that has important implications for the use of adult neural stem cells to replace brain cells lost by trauma or neurodegeneration, […]

25 Effective Ways To Lower Blood Pressure Without Side Effects!

25 Effective Ways To Lower Blood Pressure Without Side Effects!

High blood pressure is a precursor to heart attack. If blood pressure is not detected or controlled, it can lead to heart failure, kidney failure, premature death or stroke. While high blood pressure is a serious health problem, there are things to prevent and control blood pressure. Tips To Lower Blood Pressure: Exercise to lower […]

How Common Is Breast Cancer In Men?

How Common Is Breast Cancer In Men?

Though breast cancer is less common than women, it is possible to develop breast cancer in men. Both men and women have breast tissue. Until puberty, girls and boys have a small amount of breast tissue with few ducts under the nipple and areola. After the girl reaching puberty, her ovaries producing hormones cause breast […]

Health News On 30 Oct 2007

Tiny Radioactive Spheres Effectively Treat Cancer That Has Spread To The Liver Placing tiny radioactive spheres directly into the liver through its blood supply halted growth of tumors that had spread to the organ in 71 percent of patients tested in a small clinical trial, researchers from Mayo Clinic Jacksonville report. FDA: Heart Drug May […]

World Psoriasis Day, October 29th 2007

World Psoriasis Day, October 29th 2007

Today is world psoriasis day and it is specially dedicated to people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Its primary purpose is to act as a focus for people that is, patients, doctors, nurses and general public. More and more individuals, experts and patients are involving over time around the world.World psoriasis day is presented by […]

Health News On 29 Oct 2007

Smoking ‘Raises Psoriasis Risk’ Smokers have a higher risk of developing psoriasis, a study suggests. US researchers found that heavier smokers have a greater risk of the skin condition and this only falls back to normal 20 years after quitting. Women With Breast Cancer Have Less Dermatitis When Treated With IMRT All women treated with […]

Psoriasis Associated With Serious Cardiovascular Disease!

Psoriasis Associated With Serious Cardiovascular Disease!

Psoriasis is a skin condition characterized by red, thick scaly plaques that itch and cause bleeding sometimes with discomfort and emotional stress for patients. In addition to dealing with the symptoms of psoriasis, a new research suggested a link between psoriasis and a serious medical condition. The medical condition that is associated with psoriasis is […]

Health News On 28 Oct 2007

Deep Vein Thrombosis Can Block Holiday Fun When traveling long distances this holiday season, take heed of the dangers of deep vein thrombosis (DVT), a condition that can result in stroke, organ damage or even death. Implantable Brain Device Makes Parkinson’s Patients More Impulsive There is an implantable brain device which is used with Parkinson’s […]