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Dr. Lise Alschuler: Which diet is best for most cancer survivors? - Santa Maria Times

Cancer Fighting Foods - Mon, 2018-01-15 19:03

Santa Maria Times

Dr. Lise Alschuler: Which diet is best for most cancer survivors?
Santa Maria Times
Karolyn Gazella and I created the Five to Thrive program, which is utilized in an online wellness program known as iThrive. Join us for an informational live webinar presented at the Mission Hope Cancer Center, where we will describe various diets that ...

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Ancient beverage bone broth the latest food fad - KABC-TV

Nutrition - Mon, 2018-01-15 18:31

KABC-TV

Ancient beverage bone broth the latest food fad
KABC-TV
Bone broth has been around for centuries but has recently become a hot commodity at the market. (KABC). KABC. By Lori Corbin. Monday, January 15, 2018 04:29PM. Nutrition expert Jim LaValle is a big fan of bone broth. The byproduct of boiling bones with ...

Opioid epidemic becomes urgent call for Marion County health officials, police - Statesman Journal

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2018-01-15 18:23

Statesman Journal

Opioid epidemic becomes urgent call for Marion County health officials, police
Statesman Journal
Brown created an Opioid Epidemic Task Force to address misuse of the drug, reduce the number of prescription opioid pills and promote treatment options for people addicted to both prescription and illicit opioids. The task force introduced a ...

Heal the world, make it a better place - The News International

Nutrition - Mon, 2018-01-15 18:12

The News International

Heal the world, make it a better place
The News International
According to World Health Organization (WHO), “Malnutrition refers to deficiencies, excesses or imbalances in a person's intake of energy and/or nutrients.” Furthermore, the condition has been defined by dividing it in to two broad groups. One is ...

What supplements according to scientists should we use, and why? - The Independent

Vitamin Deficiency - Mon, 2018-01-15 18:04

The Independent

What supplements according to scientists should we use, and why?
The Independent
Most people are aware we need enough vitamin D to maintain healthy bones, but, over the past few years, scientists have become increasingly aware of other important roles of vitamin D. We now believe vitamin D deficiencies can result in a less ...

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Contrast-enhanced digital mammography comparable to breast MRI after therapy or chemo - Santa Maria Times

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Mon, 2018-01-15 18:04

Santa Maria Times

Contrast-enhanced digital mammography comparable to breast MRI after therapy or chemo
Santa Maria Times
Thirty-four patients received chemotherapy, and six patients received endocrine therapy. Researchers interpreted radiographic images in a blinded fashion and compared residual size on imaging to pathology from surgical samples. Their results indicated ...

Categories: Cancer News

Marilyn Price Birnhak, 85, Weight Watchers of Philadelphia president and local philanthropist - Philly.com

Nutritional Medicine - Mon, 2018-01-15 18:01

Philly.com

Marilyn Price Birnhak, 85, Weight Watchers of Philadelphia president and local philanthropist
Philly.com
The Birnhaks also endowed the Nutritional Counseling Center in the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine. Mrs. Birnhak appeared on numerous television and talk radio shows and as a panelist for health-themed events. She lectured at area medical ...

Former inmate overcomes opioid addiction through jail treatment program - WBIR-TV

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2018-01-15 17:04

WBIR-TV

Former inmate overcomes opioid addiction through jail treatment program
WBIR-TV
I've not had issues with the police or worry about finding drugs every day," Fox said. "They gave me a shot and they thought I could do it. I did it, I graduated the program, I could never thank them enough for it." So far, the the program has secured ...

Management of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Adults - Pharmacy Times

Heart Disease - Mon, 2018-01-15 16:29

Pharmacy Times

Management of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Adults
Pharmacy Times
The antimicrobial stewardship team should develop a conservation strategy for use in these situations, for example, reserving available stocks of alternative antibiotics, such as aztreonam and fluoroquinolones, for beta-lactam-allergic patients. If non ...

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Chris Christie on cannabis: 10 memorable moments as New Jersey gov - The Cannabist

Marijuana Addiction - Mon, 2018-01-15 16:29

The Cannabist

Chris Christie on cannabis: 10 memorable moments as New Jersey gov
The Cannabist
Hewitt: “Right now, we've got the states of Colorado and Washington flaunting federal law by allowing people to sell dope legally. If you're the President of the United States, are you going to enforce the federal drug laws in those states?” Christie ...
BERGMANN: Dear Gov.-elect Murphy:Asbury Park Press

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The Best Effort To Fight Opioid Addiction May Be At This VA Hospital In The Center Of America's Epidemic - Task & Purpose

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2018-01-15 16:12

Task & Purpose

The Best Effort To Fight Opioid Addiction May Be At This VA Hospital In The Center Of America's Epidemic
Task & Purpose
Two months after President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a public health emergency, the Department of Veterans Affairs became the first hospital system in the country to publicly release the rates of its opioid prescriptions. On Jan. 11 ...

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Oral Microbiome Tied to H&N Cancer Risk - MedPage Today

Nutrition and Cancer - Mon, 2018-01-15 16:04

MedPage Today

Oral Microbiome Tied to H&N Cancer Risk
MedPage Today
In the current work, Hayes and his colleagues assessed the oral microbiota from the sequencing of the 165rRNA gene in pre-diagnostic oral samples from 129 HNSCC cases: 58 from the American Cancer Society Cancer Prevention Study Nutrition Cohort (CPS-II ...

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Diplomat Dispensing Advanced Kidney Treatment, CABOMETYX® - Markets Insider

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Mon, 2018-01-15 15:33

Diplomat Dispensing Advanced Kidney Treatment, CABOMETYX®
Markets Insider
RCC is a type of cancer in which malignant cells form in the lining of tubules of the kidney. According to the American Cancer Society, RCC is the most common form of kidney cancer found in adults, accounting for nearly 90 percent of all kidney cancers ...

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Categories: Cancer News

Answering Questions About Risks, Benefits of ADHD Medication Through Better Research Design - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network

ADHD - Mon, 2018-01-15 15:26

Answering Questions About Risks, Benefits of ADHD Medication Through Better Research Design
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Can improved research designs answer questions that come up between doctors and patients, like better understanding the risks and benefits of prescription medicine for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? Brian M. D'Onofrio, PhD, presented ...

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Meyerland resident cherishes keepsake received from Lyndon B ... - Chron.com

Mineral Deficiency - Mon, 2018-01-15 15:05

Chron.com

Meyerland resident cherishes keepsake received from Lyndon B ...
Chron.com
Geophagy means to consume earthly substances, and is usually practiced as a cultural tradition or to remedy mineral deficiency, according to Merriam-Webster.com. A word many have never heard of, 73-year-old former Lubbock resident David Nelson - a ...

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Local author presents autobiography of battle with bipolar disorder - Davis Enterprise

Bipolar - Mon, 2018-01-15 14:59

Davis Enterprise

Local author presents autobiography of battle with bipolar disorder
Davis Enterprise
The Avid Reader welcomes Woodland resident Michael Kinyanjui for a reading, discussion and signing of his autobiography, “Highest of Highs to Lowest of Lows: My Battles With Bipolar Disorder,” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27. The bookstore is at 617 ...

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Medicine Hat hopes helium will lift its fortunes - CBC.ca

Energy Medicine - Mon, 2018-01-15 14:41

CBC.ca

Medicine Hat hopes helium will lift its fortunes
CBC.ca
Helium is lifting the hopes of officials in Medicine Hat, Alta., who are optimistic the city's investment in the gas will fill some of the economic gap left by the recent recession. The city — which owns its own energy resources — is now exploring ...

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Is AnnexinA1 The Miracle Drug For Diabetes? - Science Trends

Diabetes - Mon, 2018-01-15 14:32

Science Trends

Is AnnexinA1 The Miracle Drug For Diabetes?
Science Trends
Currently, there are no therapeutic strategies aimed at reducing inflammation in diabetes. In the last century steroids were shown to have therapeutic benefits in diabetes, but, due to their severe side effects could not be utilized in patients ...

Isopropyl Myristate Market: Analysis and Forecast by Future Market Insights 2017-2027 - Digital Journal

Trans Fatty Acids - Mon, 2018-01-15 14:31

Isopropyl Myristate Market: Analysis and Forecast by Future Market Insights 2017-2027
Digital Journal
Valley Cottage, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/15/2018 -- Isopropyl myristate is among the commonly used fatty acid ester and is isopropyl ester of tetradecanoic acid. Isopropyl myristate is categorized mainly employed as synthetic oil and is produced by ...

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