- September 25th, 2012APA Launches New Initiative to Educate Consumers about Treatment Options for Depression
- September 25th, 2012New Studies’ Findings Advance Movement to Personalize Treatments for Aggressive, Metastatic Breast Cancer
Susan G. Komen for the Cure today hailed new findings by Komen-funded researchers that significantly deepen our understanding of breast cancer and could eventually lead to more effective treatments for the deadliest forms of the disease.
- September 24th, 2012Alzheimer’s Association® Early-Stage Advisors Unveil Tips for Facing Stigma
- September 21st, 2012
The declining health of America's children has a lot to do with a culprit few even suspect: salt. A recent study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published in the journal Pediatrics has found that kids between the ages of eight and 18 are eating as much salt as adults and more than twice the 1,500 daily milligrams recommended by the American Heart
- September 21st, 2012Jolly Icon Serves as Parents’ “Wingman” in Healthy Eating
After generations, parents are still trying to crack the age-old question: How do we get our families to eat their veggies?
- September 21st, 2012
Cannabis Science, a pioneering US Biotech Company developing pharmaceutical products for global public health challenges, reports on a recent press release by the San Francisco NBC news, with new studies by Scientists at California Pacific Medical Center, which have shown that cannabidiol, (CBD), has the ability to "turn off" a gene that causes breast and other types of cancers to met
- September 19th, 2012
It's a discussion that strikes fear in the hearts of most parents – adolescents expressing concern about their weight. According to statistics, one out of every 100 girls, between the ages of 10 and 20, struggles with anorexia and four percent of college-aged women have bulimia.
- September 19th, 2012Related Health Care Costs Could Climb by More Than 20 Percent in Nine States
The number of obese adults, along with related disease rates and health care costs, are on course to increase dramatically in every state in the country over the next 20 years, according to F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America's Future 2012, a report released today by Trust for America's Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).