You are hereFeed aggregator

Feed aggregator


Well: Wondering If I Hastened a Patient’s Death

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:23

At the very least, I was guilty of that act of hubris of which oncologists are often accused: giving chemotherapy to a person only days before his death.









Doubt Is Raised Over Value of Surgery for Breast Lesion at Earliest Stage

New York Times - Health - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:00

Almost all women given a diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ, considered a possible precursor to breast cancer, have a lumpectomy or mastectomy, but data show they may not benefit.









Well: Researchers Link Longer Work Hours and Stroke Risk

New York Times - Health - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 07:56

An analysis of data on more than 600,000 people is the largest study thus far of the relationship between working hours and cardiovascular health.









Well: Researchers Link Longer Work Hours and Stroke Risk

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 07:56

An analysis of data on more than 600,000 people is the largest study thus far of the relationship between working hours and cardiovascular health.









Recalls of Organic Food on the Rise, Report Says

New York Times - Health - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 07:00

Organic food recalls have been driven by bacterial contamination such as salmonella, says an executive of Stericycle, which analyzed government data.









Well: Candy Brain

New York Times - Health - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 04:45

The pressures of life may change your neurological response to the foods you’re trying to avoid.









Well: Candy Brain

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 04:45

The pressures of life may change your neurological response to the foods you’re trying to avoid.









National Briefing | South: Florida: Abortions Are Resuming at Three Clinics

New York Times - Health - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 21:03

Planned Parenthood said that three of its Florida clinics will resume performing first-trimester abortions, although state health officials warn they are still investigating the organization.









British Study Says Electronic Cigarettes Curb Smoking Risks

New York Times - Health - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 19:36

The study concluded that electronic cigarettes lowered the health risks associated with smoking by 95 percent, compared with traditional cigarettes.









Health Officials Investigating Second Plague Case in California

New York Times - Health - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 13:19

The disease that once devastated Europe is now rare in humans, but two recent visitors to Yosemite National Park have contracted it.









Well: Gun Laws Associated With Lower Suicide Rates

New York Times - Health - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 11:01

A new study found that four gun laws are associated with lower rates of firearm suicide and lower overall rates of suicide as well.









Well: Gun Laws Associated With Lower Suicide Rates

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 11:01

A new study found that four gun laws are associated with lower rates of firearm suicide and lower overall rates of suicide as well.









Santiago Journal: Alongside a Doctor’s Care, a Dose of Traditional Healing

New York Times - Health - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 10:00

An effort to make the Chilean public health system more inclusive has taken an unusual turn, as non-indigenous patients increasingly look beyond Western medicine.









Phys Ed: Train, and Recover, Like a U.S. Soccer Star

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 09:42

Dawn Scott, the fitness and performance coach for the United States women’s soccer team, offers tips on training and recovery.









18 and Under: Bedtime Stories for Young Brains

New York Times - Health - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 09:23

Two new studies examine the unexpectedly complex interactions that happen when you put a small child on your lap and open a picture book.









Debate That Divides: How Texas Could Set National Template for Limiting Abortion Access

New York Times - Health - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 06:00

Its restrictions will probably be reviewed by the Supreme Court and are being copied by other states.









Well: What Would You Pay for This Meal?

New York Times - Health - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:47

A chef with two restaurants in Montclair, N.J., is letting customers set the prices and triggering a panoply of reactions.









Well: What Would You Pay for This Meal?

New York Times Fitness & Nutrition - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:47

A chef with two restaurants in Montclair, N.J., is letting customers set the prices and triggering a panoply of reactions.









The New Health Care: Health Proposals by Walker and Rubio Are Less Concerned About the Poor

New York Times - Health - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:17

Both Republican presidential candidates would replace Obamacare by giving individuals tax credits they could use to shop for plans.









World Briefing: W.H.O. Calls ‘Vaccine Hesitancy’ an Increasing Concern Globally

New York Times - Health - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 19:02

The organization called the problem “a growing challenge for countries seeking to close the immunization gap.”









TWRC Event Calendar

« September 2015 »
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930