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Knee replacement patients benefit when physician anesthesiologists quarterback care Knee replacement patients go home sooner, are highly satisfied and incur less cost when a physician anesthesiologist coordinates care, suggests research.
Science Daily | Oct 14, 2014 6:22 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Mediterranean diet, olive oil and nuts can help reverse metabolic syndrome For people with metabolic syndrome, a Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra-virgin olive oil or nuts may help reverse the condition, indicate findings from a clinical trial.
Science Daily | Oct 14, 2014 4:39 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Diet, exercise during pregnancy has hidden benefits It might not be obvious on the scales, but healthy eating and increased physical activity from walking during pregnancy is directly associated with a range of improved outcomes at birth, according to researchers.
Science Daily | Oct 14, 2014 1:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Slow enteral feeding protocol can reduce instances of death in extreme preterm infants A standardized slow enteral feeding protocol significantly reduces the incidence of necrotizing enterocoltis, or death of intestinal tissue, and death in infants with extremely low birth weight, according to a new study.
Science Daily | Oct 14, 2014 12:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Living near major roads may increase risk of sudden cardiac death in women Living near a major road was associated with an increased risk of sudden cardiac death in women. Environmental exposure may increase heart disease risk as much as smoking, poor diet or obesity.
Science Daily | Oct 13, 2014 11:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Body contouring after bariatric surgery helps obese patients keep weight off Patients who have plastic surgery to reshape their bodies after bariatric procedures are able to maintain 'significantly greater' weight loss than those who do not have surgery, according to a new study.
Science Daily | Oct 11, 2014 9:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bowel cancer risk reduced by adopting multiple healthy behaviors Adoption of a combination of five key healthy behaviors is associated with a reduction in the risk of developing bowel cancer. Researchers quantified the impact of combined multiple healthy lifestyle behaviors on the risk of developing bowel cancer, and f
Science Daily | Oct 10, 2014 12:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Elevated cholesterol, triglycerides may increase risk for prostate cancer recurrence Higher levels of total cholesterol and triglycerides, two types of fat, in the blood of men who underwent surgery for prostate cancer, were associated with increased risk for disease recurrence, according to a study.
Science Daily | Oct 10, 2014 12:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Mouse version of an autism spectrum disorder improves when diet includes a synthetic oil When young mice with the rodent equivalent of a rare autism spectrum disorder, called Rett syndrome, were fed a diet supplemented with the synthetic oil triheptanoin, they lived longer than mice on regular diets. Importantly, their physical and behavioral
Science Daily | Oct 9, 2014 6:14 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Hunger games: How the brain 'browns' fat to aid weight loss A molecular process in the brain known to control eating that transforms white fat into brown fat has been uncovered by researchers. This process impacts how much energy we burn and how much weight we can lose, they report.
Science Daily | Oct 9, 2014 4:55 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend