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9 Ways to Turn Stress Into Success
A little relaxation can help you keep off weight, sleep better and be your best self. (Source: U.S. News - Health)
Source: U.S. News - Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Bonnie Taub-Dix Source Type: news

Zika virus linked to miscarriage
A 31-year-old woman lost her baby after contracting mosquito-borne Zika virus; latest advice for how to stay safe < div class="feedflare" > < a href="http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?a=m2lIUOvj7Sk:KRnRPAf0ui8:w--LzT5DBIM" > < img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?i=m2lIUOvj7Sk:KRnRPAf0ui8:w--LzT5DBIM" border="0" > < /img > < /a > < a href="http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?a=m2lIUOvj7Sk:KRnRPAf0ui8:yIl2AUoC8zA" > < img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0" > < /img > < /a > < a href="http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?a=m2lIUOvj7Sk:KRnRPAf0u...
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simple risk score may aid TAVR candidate selection
A simple scoring system that takes comorbidity, frailty and disability into account can effectively stratify early and late mortality rates among extreme- and high-risk patients with aortic stenosis undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement, US researchers report. (Source: MedWire News)
Source: MedWire News - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

Stroke centre benefits dependent on access time
The survival gains from receiving treatment in a stroke centre are negated if patients have to travel too far to get there, US research shows. (Source: MedWire News)
Source: MedWire News - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Source Type: news

5 Study Techniques Every Clinical Student Should Know 5 Study Techniques Every Clinical Student Should Know
Medical students often wonder what study techniques yield the best results. These neuroscience-backed approaches will help you prepare smarter and better than before. < br / > < i > Medscape Med Students < /i > (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Article Source Type: news

Pragmatic Message to Junior Doctors Pragmatic Message to Junior Doctors
Is current medical education adequately preparing junior doctors for the daily ethical challenges they may encounter? < br / > < i > Postgraduate Medical Journal < /i > (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Journal Article Source Type: news

Spine Surgeon Selection Criteria Spine Surgeon Selection Criteria
Which factors do patients consider when choosing a spine surgeon? < br / > < i > Spine < /i > (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

2016 Consensus Statement on Return to Sport 2016 Consensus Statement on Return to Sport
When should athletes return to play after a sports-related injury? Find out what the experts have to say. < br / > < i > British Journal of Sports Medicine < /i > (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Infection Prevention and Control for Ebola in Health Care Infection Prevention and Control for Ebola in Health Care
How did the CDC and other organizations like Medscape partner together to help manage the Ebola epidemic? < br / > < i > Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report < /i > (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases Journal Article Source Type: news

Deep Brain Stimulation for Early Alzheimer's?
Although treatment seems safe, benefit isn't yet clear (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cheat's guide
Scientists say that having just an hour of exercise a day may help undo the damage of sitting at a desk all day. Here are five tips on how to be more active without having to go anywhere near a gym. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Americans fear superhuman tech, survey finds
Technology holds promise for enhancing human health, but people remain wary about tech that seems to interfere too much < div class="feedflare" > < a href="http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?a=pQ9ebe8VHIg:3yzX0yFlUWA:w--LzT5DBIM" > < img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?i=pQ9ebe8VHIg:3yzX0yFlUWA:w--LzT5DBIM" border="0" > < /img > < /a > < a href="http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?a=pQ9ebe8VHIg:3yzX0yFlUWA:yIl2AUoC8zA" > < img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0" > < /img > < /a > < a href="http://feeds.cbsnews.com/~ff/CBSNewsHealth?a=pQ9ebe8VHIg:3yz...
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Crop of Robots to Vie for Space in the Operating Room New Crop of Robots to Vie for Space in the Operating Room
Even though many doctors see need for improvement, surgical robots are poised for big gains in operating rooms around the world. < br / > < i > Reuters Health Information < /i > (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

Wearing glasses CAN make you miserable: Mild sight loss 'increases chances of loneliness and depression'
A study by the University College London of 112,300 men and women found that those with mild sight problems were 12 per cent more likely to say their health was poor. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nurse born at 24 weeks weighing just 1lb is now working at the SAME baby unit that saved her life 20 years ago
Sophie Proud, 20, survived being born at 24 at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Hospital. Now, she is working there as a trainee nurse, helping save other 'sugar bag babies'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New 'wonder' drug can significantly slow the progress of Alzheimer
< a href="http://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/694043/alzheimer-new-drug-reduce-progression-disease-Britain-LMTX-improved-functioning-memory" > < img src="http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/11/590x/694043_1.jpg"/ > < /a > < br / > < br / > A NEW wonder drug developed in Britain has shown in experiments that it can significantly reduce the progression of Alzheimer ’s. < img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/daily-express-life-and-style-health-news/~4/PIUdhjBYPAc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/ > (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sales of flagship drug Revlimid drive Celgene profit; forecast raised
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Celgene Corp raised its 2016 profit forecast and exceeded expectations for second-quarter earnings on Thursday on the strength of its flagship multiple myeloma drug Revlimid and growth in newer medicines, sparking a 2 percent jump in its shares. < div class="feedflare" > < a href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/reuters/healthNews?a=_O1F1mK6Taw:BUHqFXVWbJA:yIl2AUoC8zA" > < img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/reuters/healthNews?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0" > < /img > < /a > < a href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/reuters/healthNews?a=_O1F1mK6Taw:BUHqFXVWbJA:F7zBnMyn0Lo" > < img src="http://feeds.fee...
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

New Orleans Catholic Cemeteries join fight against Zika virus
More than 200 years after the New Orleans Catholic Cemeteries were established, directors are asking families not to have any stagnant water outside tombs in an effort to prevent Zika virus-carrying mosquitoes from breeding. (Source: WDSU.com - Health)
Source: WDSU.com - Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Western U.S. Saw An Amazing Light Show Last Night, Courtesy Of China
The show appeared in skies over the western U.S. around 9:30 local time last night, sparking a flood of reports, and a number of striking videos. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Bill Chappell Source Type: news

It's all about the waist! How to spot if YOUR tummy is too big - and what to do about it  
Jumping on and off the scales may give you an idea of how weight loss attempts are going. But it certainly doesn't give you the full picture, weight loss specialist Dr Sally Norton explains. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Case Challenge: A Diabetic Woman With Left Index Finger Pain Case Challenge: A Diabetic Woman With Left Index Finger Pain
A 53-year-old woman with uncontrolled diabetes presents with left index finger pain and swelling. She states that her symptoms began with localized pain at the tip of the finger. < br / > < i > Medscape Plastic Surgery < /i > (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Clinical Case Source Type: news

Eating red meat linked to kidney failure risk
(Reuters Health) - Red meat may take a toll on the kidneys that increases risk for kidney disease and eventually kidney failure, a large study suggests. < div class="feedflare" > < a href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/reuters/healthNews?a=ReBdPoSreYM:lgIxEU8EEAo:yIl2AUoC8zA" > < img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/reuters/healthNews?d=yIl2AUoC8zA" border="0" > < /img > < /a > < a href="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/reuters/healthNews?a=ReBdPoSreYM:lgIxEU8EEAo:F7zBnMyn0Lo" > < img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/reuters/healthNews?i=ReBdPoSreYM:lgIxEU8EEAo:F7zBnMyn0Lo" border="0" > < /img > < /a > < a href="h...
Source: Reuters: Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Major global partnership to speed antibiotic development launched
U.S. and British officials announced an ambitious collaboration Thursday designed to accelerate the discovery and development of new antibiotics in the fight against one of the modern era’s greatest health threats: antibiotic resistance. CARB-X, for Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Biopharmaceutical Accelerator, will create one of the world’s largest public-private partnerships focused on preclinical discovery and […] (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Tags: biomedical research infectious diseases antibiotic infections newsletter Source Type: news

' It Hurts ' : Figuring Out a Toddler ' s Painful Rash ' It Hurts ' : Figuring Out a Toddler ' s Painful Rash
A young child presents with an extensive rash and systemic symptoms. What is it? < br / > < i > Medscape Pediatrics < /i > (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Clinical Case Source Type: news

Gene therapy may treat, prevent muscle wasting
< img src= " http://cdnph.upi.com/rss/i/14697157348172/Gene-therapy-may-treat-prevent-muscle-wasting_t.jpg " > Stephen Feller < br / > PULLMAN, Wash., July 28 (UPI) -- Researchers devised a method of gene therapy to stop muscle wasting without affecting other functions of the body, according to a newly published study. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NEC and Gut Bacteria Change: The Chicken or the Egg? NEC and Gut Bacteria Change: The Chicken or the Egg?
How do gut bacteria profiles differ in infants with NEC, and are the differences a cause or a consequence of the disease? < br / > < i > Medscape Pediatrics < /i > (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Viewpoint Source Type: news

Is 'old man strength' a REAL phenomenon? Older men seem to be stronger than expected - but why?  
In stressful situations, old men have been know to develop almost superhuman strength. People call it 'old man strength'. But is it an actual phenomenon? Two scientists investigate. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don ’ t Stop Thinking About Tomorrow: How Participatory Medicine Helped My Family
On Halloween night 2014, my mother and I found ourselves sitting in an executive suite at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC, eagerly awaiting to see my favorite band, Fleetwood Mac. I know it may be a little odd that someone my age, which at the time was 21, is obsessed with that band and not something more “hip” like one of the flavor of the week popstars, but what can I say? I have good taste in music, thanks in part to my mother. As the lights in the arena went down and Stevie Nicks and the group took the stage, I couldn’t help but think how lucky I was to be here with my mother. Looking back now, it is quite ...
Source: Society for Participatory Medicine - July 28, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Authors: Mayank Agarwal Tags: Member Updates Newsletter empowered patient family participatory medicine Patient Empowerment patient stories Tracy Zervakis Source Type: news

Space travel may pose risks to heart
< img src= " http://cdnph.upi.com/rss/upi/20074d39d9e805495f31b80446c64574/Space-travel-may-pose-risks-to-heart_t.jpg " > HealthDay News < br / > Former Apollo astronauts have up to five times the rate of heart-related deaths that their Earth-bound peers do, a new study shows. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Edinburgh woman travelled 70 miles home with broken back after slipping off Ben Lawers
Junior doctor Ashley Simpson, 27, also fractured several ribs after slipping on Ben Lawers in  the Highlands and only cheated death by hitting a boulder which stopped her fall. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news