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Fitness Tips for Seniors

originally posted on: Lifelinesys.com 

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) emphasizes the importance of becoming and staying active as you age. According to the NIH, being inactive is directly related to the loss of independence as you age. 64 more words


On Cancer: A General Overview

Cancer is one of the most common diseases in America and the world at large. We have all been affected by cancer, if not directly, then via a loved one. 673 more words

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"Mother of Lamaze" Elisabeth Bing Has Died

Elisabeth Bing, credited for bringing Dr. Fernand Lamaze’s childbirth techniques to American women, has died at age 100 in New York.

The Lamaze method emphasized relaxation during childbirth, and posited that a mother’s pain during giving birth stemmed from fear. 118 more words

"The New York Times"

Macroadenoma biochemical behavior in pediatric patients with Cushing's disease differs from adult cases

Cushing’s disease in children is associated with similar biochemical measures whether the disease is due to macroadenomas or microadenomas, according to a presentation at the AACE 24th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress. 375 more words


The Vitamin D and Type 2 Diabetes Study (D2d Study)

The “Vitamin D and type 2 diabetes” (D2d Study) is a research trial, designed to see whether larger than typical supplements of vitamin D can prevent or postpone the onset of type 2 diabetes in people who are at high risk for type 2 diabetes.  193 more words

Clinical Trials

One Disease Hits Mostly People of Color. One Mostly Whites. Which One Gets Billions In Funding?

By Kiera Butler

February 12, 2009, was supposed to be a big day for Carlton Haywood Jr.: The newly minted Johns Hopkins professor was set to travel from Baltimore to New York City to make a presentation at an important medical meeting. 315 more words

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Plain Language for Consumer Health

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