A Prospective Cohort Study
Results: Anaemia prevalence decreased from more than 24% in years before 2001 to 15% in 2007. Erosions progressed significantly faster in patients with anaemia (p<0.001). Adjusted models showed these effects independently of clinical disease…
Courtesy of Health Coverage. Full post at http://healthcoverage.karinalim.com/2014/05/most-current-anemia-info/.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
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Recovering from breast cancer since 1987. Please be tested.
Obesity may impact breast cancer survival in younger women
Karen Hackett has lost 30 pounds since she was diagnosed with breast cancer two years ago. "I've made exercise become a…
Courtesy of Health Coverage. Full post at http://healthcoverage.karinalim.com/2014/05/most-recent-breast-cancer-headlines/.
Yoga may help reduce blood pressure
Doing yoga may help reduce blood pressure among people with hypertension, a new analysis of past studies suggests. “There is now a growing number of randomized controlled trials on yoga for a variety of medical conditions,” Holger Cramer told Reu…
Courtesy of Health Coverage. Full post at http://healthcoverage.karinalim.com/2014/05/up-to-date-yoga-news/.
Stem cells used for hair loss treatment in Sarasota
SARASOTA, Fla. – The average person loses 50 to 100 hairs per day, but hair that sheds in large amounts after brushing, becomes thinner over time, or falls out, may need medical attention. But there is a new treatment for hair loss involving s…
Courtesy of Health Coverage. Full post at http://healthcoverage.karinalim.com/2014/05/up-to-date-hair-loss-headlines/.
Tomorrow is International No Diet Day
I'm not talking about the people who are medically obese and do a one-off controlled programme to lose weight, but those who are eternally tweeting about their latest diet fad, even though in a few weeks the Atkins, or the 5:2, or the South Beach will…
Courtesy of Health Coverage. Full post at http://healthcoverage.karinalim.com/2014/05/up-to-date-south-beach-diet-headlines/.
Migraine disorder comes with its own set of clues to preventing pain
In 25% of migraine sufferers, headaches may be preceded by another neurological symptom: the aura. Often experienced as a blind spot or a spinning wheel of light that obscures vision, an aura can also cause numbness, tingling…
Courtesy of Health Coverage. Full post at http://healthcoverage.karinalim.com/2014/05/most-recent-migraine-news/.
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Boulders Beach is a sheltered beach made up of inlets between granite boulders, from which the name originated. It is located in the Cape Peninsula, near Simon’s Town towards Cape Point, near Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa. It is a…
Courtesy of Health Coverage. Full post at http://healthcoverage.karinalim.com/2014/05/most-current-south-beach-diet-info-2/.