Older patients hospitalized with pneumonia appear to have an increased risk of heart attack, stroke or death from heart disease for years afterward, a new study finds. 372 more words
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What would you consider to be a more productive workspace: a clinical grid arrangement of desks or a Google-esque environment of perks and creative extras? Most would certainly choose the latter, a place with creative space and an open plan, yet which of these is a more productive space? 449 more words
After menopause, unhealthy insulin levels may predict breast cancer risk even more than excess weight, new research suggests.
The new findings suggest “that it is metabolic health, and not overweight per se, that is associated with increased risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women,” said study co-author Marc Gunter. 562 more words
In light of the withdrawal of diclofenac from OTC sale in UK pharmacies over concerns about cardiovascular safety, it may be time to reconsider the role of the drug altogether. 468 more words
Potential drug for pancreatic cancer now being tested in animals
Changes to cells’ “skeletons” occur in conditions as diverse as cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and degenerative nerve diseases. 750 more words