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Health & Wellness

Omega-6 Fatty Acids: Make Them a Part of Heart-Healthy Eating
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, food, health, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, family, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

Club
- 1913 days ago - healthinformer.net
The American Heart Association recommends that people consume at least 5 percent to 10 percent of calories from omega-6 fatty acids. It's recommended that the omega-6 comes from foods, not supplements.
Pfizer Said to Be Closing In on Deal for Wyeth
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, drugs, disease, healthcare, health, medicine, ethics, government, investigation, news, research, society, warning )

Sue
- 1916 days ago - nytimes.com
Is the long-awaited drug industry consolidation under way? That was the question Friday as word spread that Pfizer was near a deal to buy Wyeth for more than $60 billion in cash and stock.
Deloitte Report Identifies $530 Billion Savings Opportunity for Health Care Reform Over Next 10 Years
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Club
- 1920 days ago - healthinformer.net
As the White House changes guard next week, a new series of reports released today by the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions identifies $530 billion in opportunities to reduce costs while improving the U.S. health care system over the next 10 years.
2009: The Year of Health Care Reform?
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, healthcare, health, humans, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, family, illness )

Club
- 1922 days ago - healthinformer.net
Faith-Based Investors See Doubling of Related Shareholder Resolutions, Growing Public Support From Corporate America
Health Insurer Accused of Overcharging Millions
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, humans, illness, news )

Cal
- 1925 days ago - today.msnbc.msn.com
UnitedHealth Group agrees to a $50 million settlement after investigation
More Americans Getting Multiple Chronic Illnesses
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, babies, cancer, children, death, diet, disease, drugs, environment, ethics, exercise, family, food, government, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention )

Kathleen
- 1926 days ago - truthout.org
"More Americans are burdened by chronic illnesses such as diabetes and high blood pressure, often having more than three at a time, and this has helped fuel a big rise in out-of-pocket medical expenses..."
Why Bladder Cancer Is Deadlier for Some
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning, risks )

Club
- 1928 days ago - healthinformer.net
Bladder cancer is much more likely to be deadly for women and African-Americans, but the reasons long believed to explain the phenomenon account for only part of the differences for such patients compared to their white and male counterparts, according to
Antipsychotics: Doctors 'Conned' By Drug Industry
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, diet, death, drugs, environment, ethics, family, government, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, research, risks, safety, study, treatment, warning, humans, health )

Sue
- 1929 days ago - wddty.com
Doctors and psychiatrists have been conned by the drug industry to prescribe new, or second-generation, antipsychotics for problems such as schizophrenia, two leading specialists have claimed.
CDC Study: Failures to Follow Infection Practices Have Placed More Than 60,000 Patients at Risk for Hepatitis B and C
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning )

Club
- 1930 days ago - healthinformer.net
In the last decade, more than 60,000 patients in the United States were asked to get tested for hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) because health care personnel in settings outside hospitals failed to follow basic infection control practi
Growing Shortage of Gastroenterologists to Affect Screening Capacity for No.2 Cancer Killer
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, health, healthcare, humans, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, risks, safety, science, society, study, warning, prevention, protection, research, treatment, illness, disease )

Club
- 1932 days ago - healthinformer.net
The United States is facing a shortage of gastroenterologists (GIs) that will total at least 1,050 of these specialty physicians by 2020, according to a first of its kind study from Olympus and The Lewin Group, a national healthcare and human services con
No Mugs, But What About Those Fees?
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, drugs, ethics, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, risks, safety, warning, treatment, protection, interesting, news )

Sue
- 1932 days ago - nytimes.com
New pharmaceutical industry guidelines should stop most drug companies from distributing a wide range of trinkets and office supplies designed to keep their brand names before doctors as a subliminal inducement to prescribe high-priced drugs.
Parkinsons Disease Plays Havoc With Common Orthopaedic Conditions
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, health, disease, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning, humans, news )

Club
- 1934 days ago - healthinformer.net
Although Parkinson's disease (PD) is a neurological disorder, according to an article in the January 2009 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the disease also increases a person's risk of experiencing complicated orthopae
Blood Drive Held in Honor of Gloucester City Resident - Evan Goldglantz
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, news, medicine, prevention, protection, society, interesting, healthcare )

Club
- 1935 days ago - healthinformer.net
The Red Cross asks you to help save lives by donating blood regularly A blood drive is being held on Tuesday, January 6th from 2 pm to 8 pm in honor of Evan Goldglantz of Gloucester City, New Jersey. To make an immediate appointment for this
Massive Cuts to Medicare Home Oxygen Therapy Benefit Taking Effect January 1
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, health, government, healthcare, humans, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment, warning )

Club
- 1937 days ago - healthinformer.net
27 Percent Funding Cuts in 2009 Will Reduce Payments for Home Oxygen Therapy to Less Than Half of 1997 Payment Rates
 

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