YONKERS, N.Y., May 20 (UPI) -- Investigators at Consumer Reports say the directions for testosterone gel say the gel is flammable until dry and avoid smoking or an open flame until dry. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Have a look at The Psychology Daily, the new psychology po
New data confirm the long-term efficacy of renal denervation in patients with resistant hypertension. At 30 months, there was a sustained reduction in systolic blood pressure, but this is only the beginning in terms of understanding the potential of the procedure. Heartwire
SAN FRANCISCO (MedPage Today) -- The upcoming JNC 2103 update is likely to go with a hypertension treatment target of 140/90 mm Hg for all but older adults, a panel of experts on the guidelines committee suggested.
MALAGA, Spain, May 19 (UPI) -- Work-related stress is linked to increased blood fat levels, which in turn increases cardiovascular risk, researchers in Spain say. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Have a look at The Psychology Daily, the new psychology portal powered by MedWorm
WASHINGTON (MedPage Today) -- In an otherwise rough week politically for President Obama, the president did score a victory when his latest nominee to run Medicare, Medicaid, and health reform implementation was confirmed by the Senate.
WASHINGTON (MedPage Today) -- Accountable care organizations -- a key to federal health reform efforts -- will rarely be successful and won't generate the cost savings advocates hope for, a vocal critic asserted.
PHILADELPHIA, May 16 (UPI) -- The Institute of Medicine says studies found the value of cutting salt intake to very low levels is inconclusive, but the American Heart Association disagrees. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Have a look at The Psychology Daily, the new psycholog
Specialized study of athletic footwear offers some broad guidelines to consider when buying athletic shoes, especially for team sports like football, soccer or basketball. (Source: NYT Health)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Have a look at The Psychology Daily, the new psychology por
NEW ORLEANS (MedPage Today) -- College students who were victims of abuse or even witnessed physical, psychological, or sexual abuse were more likely to seek medical attention, researchers reported here.
RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has confirmed four new cases of the SARS-like novel coronavirus in its Eastern Province, state media reported late on Monday, citing the health ministry. (Source: Reuters: Health)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Have a look at The Psychology Daily, the new psychology portal p