Posts Tagged ‘health’

Higher nurse to patient ratio linked to reduced risk of inpatient death

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Death rates 20 per cent lower in hospitals with 6 or fewer patients per registered nurse

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Patients admitted as weekend emergencies are significantly older and more disabled

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

This may help explain seemingly higher death toll for weekend hospital admissions, say researchers

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Teens who use e-cigarettes more likely to try the real thing a year later

Monday, January 25th, 2016

But regular smoking linked only to higher levels of e-cigarette use to start with, findings show

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5 Ways to Fit Fitness Into Your Busy Workday

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

How to fit exercise into your everyday life

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UK teens heavily exposed to alcohol and tobacco content in YouTube music videos

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

13-15 year olds and girls most exposed, findings suggest

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Could campaigns like Dry January do more harm than good?

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Could alcohol abstinence campaigns like Dry January do more harm than good?

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Active and passive smoking linked to infertility and earlier menopause

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Highest levels of tobacco exposure associated with hastening of menopause by 1-2 years

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Will 2016 be the year that the high street vape shop runs out of puff?

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Proposed EU regulations could spell the end for small e-cigarette businesses

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Call for international action to prevent a zombie apocalypse

Monday, December 14th, 2015

Rise of zombie infections should be a wake-up call for global community, says expert

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“I won’t bother to try and quit smoking over Christmas”

Monday, December 7th, 2015

During the Christmas Party Season what can assist smokers in quitting…

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Calling Dr Internet: Could self-diagnosis be costing lives?

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

A UK health charity has expressed deep concern following new data which reveals the alarming use of online self-diagnosis.

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Tighter local alcohol licensing curbs linked to fewer drink-related hospital admissions

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Annual admission rates 2% lower than expected in areas with more restrictive policies

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