Posted on Nov 12, 2007 | Comments 0
- Diet Linked To Cognitive Decline And Dementia
Research has shown convincing evidence that dietary patterns practiced during adulthood are important contributors to age-related cognitive decline and dementia risk.
- Obesity And Overweight Linked To Higher Prostate Cancer Mortality
Men who are overweight or obese when diagnosed with prostate cancer are at greater risk of death after treatment, according to a new study in the December 15, 2007 issue of CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society.
- ADHD Drugs Ineffective Over The Long Term
Apart from being ineffective over the long term, ADHD (attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder) drugs may also undermine your child’s physical growth, a BBC television program, Panorama, has revealed. Scientists seem to be saying that claims made about ADHD drugs some years ago were overstated.
- Minor Stroke Patients Face Serious Major Stroke Risk Within Seven Day
A patient who suffered a minor stroke or TIA (transient ischemic attack) has a significant risk of experiencing a major stroke within a week, says an article in The Lancet Neurology, December issue.
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