Men's Health Network and Veterans Health Council Oppose Final USPSTF Recommendation Against Prostate Cancer ScreeningMay 22nd, 2012Deeply flawed process produces a dangerous and life-threatening recommendation
Men's Health Network (MHN) and the Veterans Health Council are strongly opposing the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) final recommendation against the use of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing in the early detection of prostate cancer. The PSA test, used with a DRE (digital rectal exam), is the only method currently available for the early detection of prostate cancer.<
- May 22nd, 2012With Introduction of its Freshfoods Line, The NUK Brand Demystifies D-I-Y Baby Food, Saves Parents Money
New parents have many decisions to make, and it doesn’t help to have hundreds of experts constantly contradicting what should andshouldn’t be done.
- May 22nd, 2012Findings in mice suggests hope for patients with glaucoma, optic nerve damage
Researchers have long tried to get the optic nerve to regenerate when injured, with some success, but no one has been able to demonstrate recovery of vision.
- May 22nd, 2012
A new study conducted by UCLA School of Nursing researchers has found that serious leisure male cyclists may experience hormonal imbalances that could affect their reproductive health. The study, “Reproductive Hormones and Interleukin-6 in Serious Leisure Male Athletes,” was published in the European Journal of Applied Physiology.
- May 21st, 2012
A leading nutritional expert has called for more to be done by influential figures within the UK health and fitness industry after branding worrying obesity and diabetes levels as "freight trains running out of control".
43 percent of Teens Say They Text & Drive; 77 percent Say Adults Warn Against Risks, but Text & Drive 'All The Time'May 21st, 2012
A new survey commissioned by AT&T as part of the "It Can Wait" campaign indicates that while 97 percent of teens know texting while driving is dangerous, 43 percent of them admit to sending a text while driving – and 75 percent say the practice is common among their friends.
- May 21st, 2012
A growing body of evidence shows massage therapy can be effective for a variety of prevalent health conditions, including the pain of osteoarthritis of the knee, inflammation after exercise, chronic low back pain and fibromyalgia.
- May 18th, 2012
Of the 4.7 million Americans bitten by dogs annually, more than half are children, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The US Postal Service, the medical community, veterinarians, and the insurance industry are working together to educate the public that dog bites are avoidable.
Life Extension rated number one by dietary supplement consumers in four categories in ConsumerLab.com surveyMay 18th, 2012
ConsumerLab.com, a leading provider of consumer information and independent evaluations of products that affect health and nutrition, announced Life Extension has been rated number one in four categories in the 2012 ConsumerLab.com survey of vitamin and supplement users.
- May 18th, 2012
JJ Smith, Nutritionist and Certified Weight-Loss Expert, offers a free eBook, 5 Reasons You Can't Lose Weight! to those who are committed to losing weight and getting healthy in 2012!