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Lane County Property Owners Wary After Mill Fire Spreads Ash Debris

Lane County Property Owners Wary After Mill Fire Spreads Ash Debris Springfield, Oregon – A fire occurred last week at the Springfield Plywood and Veneer mill, and according to the Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA), a sample of ash debris that is believed to have come from the mill has tested positive for … […]

Back-to-School Tips For Parents of Children With Asthma

Back-to-School Tips For Parents of Children With Asthma PHOTO: Rescue inhalers are an important part of the life of a child with asthma. The American Lung Association says it's important to have an asthma action plan for your school-age child, and to discuss it with the school nurse. (Photo courtesy of … Full News here […]

Erectile dysfunction, snoring subtle signs of looming stroke —Expert

Erectile dysfunction, snoring subtle signs of looming stroke —Expert An expert on stroke at the Medical University of South Carolina, USA, Dr Bruce Ovbiagele has warned against overlooking things such as erectile dysfunction and snoring, saying they were subtle signs of looming health problems like stroke and heart attack. Full News here – Read more […]

Sandoz launches Apricus' Vitaros erectile dysfunction treatment in Sweden

Sandoz launches Apricus' Vitaros erectile dysfunction treatment in Sweden Sandoz launches Apricus' Vitaros erectile dysfunction treatment in Sweden. PBR Staff Writer Published 05 August 2014. Novartis Group's Sandoz has launched US-based pharmaceutical firm Apricus Biosciences' Vitaros, a new topical on-demand treatment … Full News here – Read more on Pharmaceutical Business Review

Jongen van 9 jaar bedreigd met vuurwapen

Jongen van 9 jaar bedreigd met vuurwapen Een 9-jarige jongen uit Voorburg kreeg maandagavond tussen 18.45 en 19.00 uur de schrik van zijn leven. De jongen was aan het spelen op de Savallelaan in Voorburg. Hij vertelde dat hij bij het kruispunt met de Van Everdingenstraat was aangesproken … Full News here – Read more on […]

Court rules state retirees can stop paying health insurance premiums

30 August 2014

Court rules state retirees can stop paying health insurance premiums “The only reasonable expectation that we had coming into this hearing today was met,” said Don Craven, one of the attorneys representing retirees in their fight to stop the health insurance premiums. “The judge has ordered that all withholding be … Full News here – […]

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Diabetes nonprofit Abby's Angels holding first expo Sept. 20 at the VBC

30 August 2014

Diabetes nonprofit Abby's Angels holding first expo Sept. 20 at the VBC HUNTSVILLE, Alabama — More than 40 local businesses will join forces next month for the inaugural Abby's Angels Expo, an event to raise money to support diabetes research and treatment. The expo will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 20 […]

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Baby's skull fracture probed in New Rochelle

30 August 2014

Baby's skull fracture probed in New Rochelle NEW ROCHELLE – Police are investigating after a hospital reported Thursday that a 1-year-old New Rochelle boy's CAT scan showed a past skull fracture, a police spokesman said. "No abuse is suspected at this time but we're investigating," Capt. Joseph … Full News here – Read more on The […]

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Erectile Dysfunction: Back to Basics

30 August 2014

Erectile Dysfunction: Back to Basics For many years, erectile dysfunction (ED) was a condition that many men suffered with but very few were willing to discuss in public. Now, as nearly half of the baby boomer generation joins the group of people with ED, they are becoming more vocal … Full News here – Read […]

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SEE IT: The joyful moment cancer-stricken boy hears he can leave the hospital

30 August 2014

SEE IT: The joyful moment cancer-stricken boy hears he can leave the hospital A Nebraska dad captured a heartwarming — if fleeting — moment of happiness on camera as his 7-year-old son with cancer learned that he was going home. Avery Harriman let out an enthusiastic whoop and jumped for joy Wednesday when dad Chris, … […]

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Study on Cosmetic Surgery Tourism

30 August 2014

Study on Cosmetic Surgery Tourism A University of Leeds led study on cosmetic surgery tourism 'Exploring the Cosmetic Surgery Tourism Industry' offers many insights into the business but also warns that better regulation is vital to protect patients. Surgeons and clinics should be … Full News here – Read more on IMTJ

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Thank you!

30 August 2014

Thank you! He went over every CT scan, MRI and x-ray Ty had since 2007. He felt surgery was needed immediately. Surgery was scheduled for July 7th and we had less than 4 weeks to come up with the booking fee and multiple other down payments, co-pays, deposits, … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Auditor that Accredited VA Hospitals Where Patients Died to Review Same

29 August 2014

Auditor that Accredited VA Hospitals Where Patients Died to Review Same … The fixes came too late for 44-year-old Army veteran Barry Coates, who was diagnosed with advanced colorectal cancer after more than a year of waiting for a colonoscopy. “It is likely too late for me,” the 44-year-old Army veteran testified before a … Full […]

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Lung Association offers back-to-school tips for parents of asthmatics

29 August 2014

Lung Association offers back-to-school tips for parents of asthmatics OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA With summer winding down, families in Connecticut and across the nation are beginning to prepare for the new school year. A new school environment can sometimes be difficult for children with asthma. This back-to-school … Full News here – Read more on Monroe Courier

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Mayo offers at-home colon cancer test; stool sample goes in the mail

29 August 2014

Mayo offers at-home colon cancer test; stool sample goes in the mail While the colonoscopy will remain the gold standard for colon cancer screening — particularly among elderly adults with family histories of the disease — Mayo officials said this alternative will lead to more screening of adults who are squeamish … Full News here […]

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Baby Aspirin? Many Doctors Don't Recommend, Despite Guidelines

29 August 2014

Baby Aspirin? Many Doctors Don't Recommend, Despite Guidelines A majority of middle-aged men and women eligible to take aspirin to prevent heart attack and stroke do not recall their doctors ever telling them to do so, according to a University of Rochester study of a national sample of more than 3,000 patients … Full News […]

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Young singer's 'hayfever' turned out to be debilitating brain tumour

29 August 2014

Young singer's 'hayfever' turned out to be debilitating brain tumour After weeks of tests which involved going to the Walton Centre in Liverpool and undergoing two lumbar punctures, a CT scan and three MRI scans, she was finally diagnosed with a 1.5cm pineal cystic tumour. She has since suffered from a number of … Full News […]

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Edd vs Cancer – Medical Informer Video

29 August 2014

Leukaemia sucks. Hammer and Fail 2 is on its way though, just taking a little longer than planned.

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Corrective Eye Surgery and Lens Implants

29 August 2014

Corrective Eye Surgery and Lens Implants Modern approaches to corrective eye surgery range from laser vision correction through procedures such as LASIK and PRK to the surgical insertion of artificial lenses. Such procedures can treat a broad range of nearsightedness, farsightedness and … Full News here – Read more on InsideHalton.com

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Diabetes risk present among overweight, obese metabolically healthy young

29 August 2014

Diabetes risk present among overweight, obese metabolically healthy young … The risk for incident diabetes associated with overweight and obesity was not decreased with a healthy metabolic profile or the absence of diabetes risk factors, according to recent study findings published in Diabetes Care. Gilad Twig, MD, PhD, of … Full News here – Read […]

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