martes, 27 de enero de 2015

Alzheimer's Disease Update

Alzheimer's Disease Update



Alzheimer's Disease Update

New on the MedlinePlus Alzheimer's Disease page:
01/21/2015 04:00 PM EST

Study finds blood vessels in older adults break down
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Source: HealthDay

Cervical Cancer Update

Cervical Cancer Update



Cervical Cancer Update

New on the MedlinePlus Cervical Cancer page:
01/23/2015 12:00 PM EST

Researchers note that CDC recommends vaccination at age 11 or 12
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Source: HealthDay

Autism Spectrum Disorder Update

Autism Spectrum Disorder Update



Autism Spectrum Disorder Update

New on the MedlinePlus Autism Spectrum Disorder page:
01/22/2015 12:00 PM EST

Research suggests an effect for at-risk babies, but more study is needed, expert says
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Source: HealthDay
01/19/2015 12:00 PM EST

Brains of people without the disorder show similar patterns, possibly because of shared social experiences
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Source: HealthDay

Premature Babies Update

Premature Babies Update



Premature Babies Update

New on the MedlinePlus Premature Babies page:
01/21/2015 05:00 PM EST

But 25 percent still die, pointing to need for better pregnancy interventions, doctors say
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Source: HealthDay

Birth Control Update

Birth Control Update



Birth Control Update

New on the MedlinePlus Birth Control page:
01/22/2015 09:00 AM EST

But the odds of any one birth control pill user getting the tumor remain extremely small, experts stress
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Source: HealthDay

Tuesday Health.mil News Round-Up: Military Medics Train for the Mission, Get Educated for a Lifetime; Navy Medicine Announces Sailor of the Year; ASAP supports Fort Eustis, Story Soldiers

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The following articles were recently posted on Health.mil:
When Bob Miller considered being a medical student more than 30 years ago, he had no idea where that path would lead him.
“Prior to attending medical school, I had no involvement with the military,” he said.
But now, as the director of education and training for the Defense Health Agency and the commandant of the Medical Education and Training Campus (METC) at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, he wears a star on his shoulder as an Air Force brigadier general.

U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED) announced Navy Medicine's 2014 Sailor of the Year (SOY) at Defense Health Headquarters, Jan. 23.Hospital Corpsman 1st Class (FMF/SW/AW) Jason P. Hildreth, from Naval Medical Center San Diego, was selected by BUMED's panel of senior enlisted leaders as Navy Medicine's SOY.

"I have an addiction and I need help getting back on my feet."
As the Fort Eustis Army Substance Abuse Program clinical director, these are words Elizabeth Calvano-Carpenter has heard multiple times throughout her career.
The ASAP mission is to strengthen the overall fitness and effectiveness of the U.S. Army's workforce, to conserve manpower and enhance the combat readiness of Soldiers.

National Guideline Clearinghouse | Guidelines by Topic: Glaucoma

National Guideline Clearinghouse | Guidelines by Topic: Glaucoma

National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC)

Health Awareness Topics - January 2015