Monthly Archives: November 2013

Weight Loss Reduction Surgeries Showing Long-term Health Benefits For Adults And Teens, Studies Say

“It shows what we have seen — that bariatric surgery is the only way to take the weight off and keep it off,” said Nusbaum, whose center performs 600 to 800 procedures a year. The study focusing on children is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

‘smarter’ Blood Pressure Guidelines Could Prevent Many More Heart Attacks And Strokes

Authors say new blood pressure guidelines could help patients make informed decisions about their care. For example, if patients knew that medication only slightly reduced their risk of a heart attack or stroke (e.g. from 8 in 100 to 6 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Vitamins Can Help Women Get Pregnant

Europeans do not consume enough vitamins and minerals All the women had healthy, balanced diets as recorded in food diaries. At the start of the study, they either did not have regular periods, which was impacting on their ability to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment