Posts Tagged ‘health’

Increased risk of blood clots soon after starting testosterone treatment

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Risk peaks rapidly in first six months and declines gradually thereafter


Being short or overweight linked to reduced life chances

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Findings have important social and health implications


8 Brain Training Activities for a Happy, Healthy Mind

Friday, March 4th, 2016

Your brain matters. (more…)

Health Trends to Get You Fitter

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Getting fit and healthy isn't as complicated as you think


4 Ways Technology is Impacting the Healthcare Industry

Monday, February 15th, 2016

Technology changes everything, from the way you clean your home, to the way that you do your work every day or even pay your bills and interact with loved ones. (more…)

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


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


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


5 Ways to Fit Fitness Into Your Busy Workday

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

How to fit exercise into your everyday life


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


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?


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