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Huddle Repeats, Shrader Upsets at .US National 12K

Cool Running News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 05:34

Arizona standout Shrader win men's title, Huddle defends in women's race at .US National 12K Championships in Arlington

Doctor Being Treated for Ebola in Omaha Dies

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 19:16

Dr. Martin Salia, who died on Monday of Ebola, was two weeks into his illness and presented a steep challenge for treatment.






Reactions: The Brain’s Depths and Romancing the Bomb

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 17:43

Letters to the editor and online comments.






Well: Vegetarian Thanksgiving: Rice, Beet and Kale Salad With Cider Dressing

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 17:29

This delicious salad resulted from an effort to create a hearty vegetarian dish while at the same time offering a delicious gluten-free option that the whole family would enjoy.






Brooklyn Hospital Is Told to Keep Girl, 2, on Life Support Amid Organ Donation Fight

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 17:27

A Family Court judge ordered a one-day stay in the custody battle between the parents of Thaiya Spruill-Smith, who was declared brain-dead last week.

Global Health: Snakes Leave Identity Within Their Fang Marks

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 14:49

DNA information can show what kind of antivenin to use, or if one is even needed.






Q&A: Taking More Than One Vaccine at a Time Doesn't Hurt

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 14:44

The specific antigens given in vaccines represent only a small portion of the daily stimuli the immune system has to deal with.






Study Finds Alternative to Anti-Cholesterol Drug

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:57

The finding, which showed that the drug ezetimibe lowers LDL cholesterol, can help millions who cannot tolerate statins or do not respond to them sufficiently.






The New Old Age: Seeing the ‘Invisible Patient’

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:51

Physicians too often fail to address the needs of caregivers, a clinical review finds.






Firestorm Erupts in Anti-Smoking Massachusetts Town

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:05

Residents of Westminster object to becoming the first in the country to ban the sale of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco.

Health Care Law Recasts Insurers as Obama Allies

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 09:54

Antagonism over profits and regulation has given way to rising revenue for an industry, and legal and logistical support for the administration.

Personal Health: An Incipient Threat to Our Hearts

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 09:24

A new study demonstrates the sometimes devastating consequences of ignoring nonobstructive coronary artery disease, a condition that has often been treated as insignificant.






Personal Health: An Incipient Threat to Our Hearts

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 09:24

A new study demonstrates the sometimes devastating consequences of ignoring nonobstructive coronary artery disease, a condition that has often been treated as insignificant.






Avian Flu Detected in the Netherlands and Britain

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 08:27

It was not clear if the outbreaks at poultry farms in the two countries were linked, but a British veterinary official said wild birds may have carried the disease.

The New Health Care: Got Milk? Might Not Be Doing You Much Good

New York Times - Health - Mon, 11/17/2014 - 05:51

Repeated studies have shown that for adults, milk and the nutrients it contains make little difference to health.

Dandano Journal: Fear of Ebola Opens Wary Villages to Outsiders in Guinea

New York Times - Health - Sun, 11/16/2014 - 20:35

In Guinea’s Forest Region, villages that have refused outside help to fight the Ebola outbreak are starting to soften their resistance.






Colorado Health Department to Recommend ‘Premarket Approval’ for Edible Marijuana

New York Times - Health - Sun, 11/16/2014 - 19:19

Marijuana-infused foods and drinks have been a booming sector in Colorado’s new recreational marijuana market, but lawmakers feared the products are too easy to confuse with regular foods.






Some Hiccups, but Federal Health Exchange Website Is in Good Health

New York Times - Health - Sun, 11/16/2014 - 19:07

The Obama administration said Sunday that 100,000 people had submitted applications for health insurance on the first day of open enrollment, although some returning customers had trouble remembering their usernames and passwords.






Fighting an Epidemic: AIDS Group Wages Lonely Fight Against Pill to Prevent H.I.V.

New York Times - Health - Sun, 11/16/2014 - 15:01

A growing consensus in favor of Truvada is opposed by one vocal man, Michael Weinstein, and his nonprofit organization.






Some New Frustrations as Health Exchange Opens

New York Times - Health - Sat, 11/15/2014 - 21:49

The system opened Saturday and performed much better than last year, but some consumers reported long delays in trying to buy insurance and access their accounts at HealthCare.gov.






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