Personal Health

Bargain hunters tend to be Overweight

Two chocolate bars for the price of one, the Jumbo bag of Chips, or the discounted use of a range of energy drinks: food with a high content of fat, sugar or salt are in the supermarket, often in the offer. This can have an impact on health. According to a study from the United […]

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Society warns of surgical defect

The surgeons in Germany are warning of a shortage of Junior managers. Currently in the country there is a lack not only of family physicians but also to surgeons, warns the President of the German society for surgery (DGCH), Matthias Anthuber. “Many of the peripheral hospitals in less densely populated areas a Chance to recruit […]

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The lucrative business with the Old

Artur Frank had the right intuition. His idea ten years ago to teach Old in Eastern European homes, a beats. Care tourism pure: The eight old age homes in Hungary, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, the Franks company’s senior Palace, is almost full with German, Austrians, Swiss. “We have 200 requests for our house on […]

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Mental Health Disorders Up After Head & Neck Cancer Diagnosis

THURSDAY, Feb. 28, 2019 — In patients with head and neck cancer (HNC), the prevalence of mental health disorders (MHDs) is significantly higher after cancer diagnosis, according to a study published online Feb. 28 in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. Ji Hyae Lee, from Pennsylvania State University in Hershey, and colleagues conducted a retrospective cohort […]

Health Problems

Family members could play key role in identifying dementia warning signs before diagnosis, new study finds

A new study has revealed that family caregivers and professional care assistants can retrospectively identify signs of dementia in those who go on to develop the condition, which could lead to earlier diagnosis of the illness. The research carried out by Birmingham City University academics Catharine Jenkins and Dr. Gerald Feldman could help people to […]

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Heart patients often smoke more

Almost every second case of death in Europe is cardiovascular disease. Nevertheless, many of Smoking or behave otherwise unhealthy, after you have a heart disease was diagnosed. This was the result of an international study, for more than 8200 patients from 27 countries were examined and were questioned, including. All of the respondents were younger […]

Health Problems

Hepatocellular carcinoma diagnosis, prognosis and treatment may improve by identifying a protein

Analysing the levels of a protein called TonEBP could provide valuable insight into the likelihood of recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma, an aggressive cancer of the liver, following its surgical removal. Drugs that target TonEBP could also be investigated for liver cancer treatment. Tonicity-responsive enhancer-binding protein (TonEBP) helps protect cells from stress, but also elevates the […]