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Well: Stroke Rates Are Declining

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 16:22

The incidence of stroke in the United States has declined significantly over the past two decades, a new analysis has found.






Well: Stroke Rates Are Declining

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 16:22

The incidence of stroke in the United States has declined significantly over the past two decades, a new analysis has found.






Gene Therapy Is Used to Adjust Pigs’ Heartbeat

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 14:30

The technique, in which a gene is injected into the heart to reprogram cells, may one day be an alternative to electronic pacemakers, researchers say.






App Smart: Your Time in the Sun, Measured to the Minute

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 12:58

Apps can time a user’s exposure to the summer sun, and recommend protective clothing and sunscreen factors.

App Smart: Your Time in the Sun, Measured to the Minute

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 12:58

Apps can time a user’s exposure to the summer sun, and recommend protective clothing and sunscreen factors.

Well: Weather May Not Affect Back Pain

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 12:32

Many people think the weather affects their back pain, but a new study shows they are probably wrong.






Well: Weather May Not Affect Back Pain

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 12:32

Many people think the weather affects their back pain, but a new study shows they are probably wrong.






Olympic Silver Medalist Leo Manzano Headlines GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

Cool Running News - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 12:28

Men’s field also includes 2-time race runner-up Jordan McNamara; 3rd edition in downtown Pittsburgh features new American Pro Mile with a $20,000 prize purse; 4th stop on Bring Back the Mile Grand Prix Tour 2014

Calculating Risk: Is Truvada, the Pill to Prevent H.I.V., 99 Percent Effective? Don’t Be So Sure

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 12:10

Experts disagree about using such a high and specific estimate for the level of protection, even as they celebrate the drug’s promise.

Recipes for Health: Stir-Fried Turkey Breast With Snap or Snow Peas and Chard

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:04

Turkey cutlets are easy to prep and cook quickly, and young snap peas can be almost as tender as the more traditional snow peas for stir-fries






Recipes for Health: Stir-Fried Turkey Breast With Snap or Snow Peas and Chard

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:04

Turkey cutlets are easy to prep and cook quickly, and young snap peas can be almost as tender as the more traditional snow peas for stir-fries






Stir-fried Rice With Amaranth or Red Chard and Thai Basil

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:04

This is another Thai-influenced dish, spiced with sriracha and featuring the beautiful green vegetable amaranth.

Stir-fried Rice With Amaranth or Red Chard and Thai Basil

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:04

This is another Thai-influenced dish, spiced with sriracha and featuring the beautiful green vegetable amaranth.

Family Behind Hobby Lobby Has New Project: Bible Museum

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 10:27

The family’s plan to establish a Bible museum in Washington has raised concerns that it will be more about evangelizing than educating.

Roche Reports Mixed Results in Trial of an Alzheimer’s Drug

New York Times - Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 10:01

While the drug, crenezumab, did not slow progression of the disease over all, at the highest doses it seemed to delay a decline in mental ability in patients with mild Alzheimer’s.

Well: A Spoonful of Medicine May Put Children at Risk

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 07:43

Many professional associations have begun recommending that a uniform unit be adopted for medicines: the milliliter.






Medicaid Home Care Cuts Are Unjust, Lawsuit Says

New York Times - Health - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 20:41

Lawyers contend that home services for the chronically ill and disabled people have been denied or slashed without proper notice.

Sports of The Times: World Cup 2014: Christoph Kramer’s Head Injury Brings FIFA’s Problem to the Forefront

New York Times - Health - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 20:25

Soccer’s governing body has taken a misguided approach to concussions in large part because of the sport’s substitution rules, which allow for only three replacements per game.






At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Its Ex-C.E.O. Finds Lucrative Work

New York Times - Health - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 20:23

Despite retiring as president and chief executive, Dr. Herbert Pardes continues to earn millions as executive vice chairman of the hospital’s board of trustees.






Business Briefing: Sales of New Drugs Increase Johnson & Johnson Profit 13%

New York Times - Health - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 19:17

The company raised its 2014 profit forecast for the second time since January, again up by a nickel to a range of $5.85 to $5.92 per share, excluding one-time items.






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