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Celebrities Join Movement To Raise Awareness Of Symptoms Of Type 1 Diabetes

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A campaign aimed at raising awareness of diabetes has gained traction online with many, including celebrities, participating.

The Children’s Diabetes Foundation… 198 more words


Excess Winter Mortality Rates

The scandal of excess winter mortality rates shows the worst number for 15 years. So much for progress, or what passes for it, in the country with one of the largest economies in the world. 155 more words


Local Health Body To Meet In Ormskirk

The healthcare commissioners in West Lancashire are to hold their next board meeting in public at Hilldale on Tuesday 24 November at 9.30am.

Members of the local community are welcome to attend to observe the board meetings. 227 more words


Healthwatch: Redshirting Kindergarteners

LITTLE ROCK (KTHV) As schools get more and more competitive, more and more parents are looking for ways to give their children an advantage. For many that edge can be gained through giving kids a “redshirt” year before they start kindergarten. 295 more words


Charlie Sheen's HIV-Positive Revelation Brings Disease Back Into Spotlight

By Stephanie Stahl

“I am in fact HIV-positive.”

Charlie Sheen made the revelation on the Today show, saying he has had HIV for 4 years. 282 more words


Benefits of Coffee & Firefighter Gets A New Face

There’s more evidence of the health benefits from coffee, and a volunteer firefighter gets a new face. 213 more words