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Format: 2014-10-31
Format: 2014-10-31

VIDEO: Drinkers try the BBC booze calculator

31 Oct 2014
Alcohol should have a calorie content label in order to reduce obesity, according to public health doctors.

'Science' article by Sarah Harper reviews the 'Economic and social implications of aging societies'

31 Oct 2014
A recent article by Sarah Harper, published by 'Science' examines the 'Economic and social implications of aging societies'  Category:  research read more

Differentiated thyroid carcinoma benefitted from total/near-total thyroidectomy followed by RAI

31 Oct 2014
CORONADO, Calif. — A survival benefit was found among patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma who underwent total/near-total thyroidectomy followed by radioactive iodine therapy, according to...

Say hello to Zilzar.com, the Islamic answer to Amazon

31 Oct 2014
Online market platform will specifically cater to Muslim consumers looking for halal products and services First there was Amazon and its ubiquitous internet retail model. Next came Alibaba, a...

Additional research needed for opioid overdoses presenting at EDs

31 Oct 2014
More studies are necessary to identify trends in ED visits for opioid overdose that will help health care workers to better counsel patients when prescribing these drugs, according to recent data....

Omeros granted CMS pass-through reimbursement status for Omidria

31 Oct 2014
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services has granted Omeros Corporation with transitional pass-through status for Omidria 1%/0.3%, according to an Omeros press release.This status — effective...

Omeros granted CMS pass-through reimbursement status for Omidria

31 Oct 2014
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services has granted Omeros Corporation with transitional pass-through status for Omidria 1%/0.3%, according to an Omeros press release.This status — effective...

Get lung cancer aware for November

31 Oct 2014
Published date:  Fri, 31/10/2014 Directorate:  Health and Social Wellbeing Improvement Lung cancer is one of the most common cancers...

Several risk factors determined postoperative knee stiffness requiring manipulation after TKA

31 Oct 2014
Statistically significant risk factors for postoperative knee stiffness that required manipulation under anesthesia after total knee arthroplasty included black race, female gender, age, obesity and...

VIDEO: Wine vs doughnut: The hidden calories in booze

31 Oct 2014
Alcohol should have a calorie content label in order to reduce obesity, according to public health doctors.

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