First Edition: June 26, 2014
Today's early morning highlights from the major news organizations, including reports about the effects of lower health spending on the economy.
Task-oriented exercise may help with mild memory loss
An exercise program that challenges the mind while mimicking daily tasks may improve mental functioning in older adults with mild cognitive decline, according to a new study.
The Science Behind the Birth Control in the Hobby Lobby Case
If you've read the Supreme Court’s ruling in Hobby Lobby or the reaction to it, then you know what sparked the lawsuit. The Affordable Care Act says that employer-provided insurance must include essential health benefits, including all medically ...
Weight Loss for Overweight Women Could Help Control Hot Flashes
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - PITTSBURGH, July 7 - Weight loss achieved through moderate calorie reduction and physical activity could help control hot flashes in women going through menopause, a study from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine reports.
Well: Can Exercise Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk?
Exercise may help to keep the brain robust in people who have an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.
Enriched exercise may help with mild memory loss
By Shereen Lehman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - An exercise program that challenges the mind while mimicking daily tasks may improve mental functioning in older adults with mild cognitive decline, according to a new study. “I think it's an interesting study and it adds to the evidence that physical as well as cognitive abilities could help with increasing cognitive function in older adults,” Dr ...
NEWS: Online health resource for Inuit getting a facelift
Inuit across Canada, and around the world, may now gain access culture-specific health information, translated into Inuktitut, from some of Canada’s top medical professionals and researchers. Inuit Health Matters, a website launched through SickKids Learning Institute in Toronto, is a trove of online health promotion information, specially geared toward pregnancy, child health and sexual health ...
hCGTreatments / Diet Doc hCG Diets and Weight Loss Plans Announces Prescription Strength Diet Pills for Faster Weight
ESCONDIDO, Calif. -- As the body ages, metabolism slows, and can result in unwanted and unhealthy weight gain. This excess fat typically accumulates in the belly, hips and thighs, forcing many people to ...
The Mayo Clinic Diet Launches Today, Presenting a Customizable Weight Loss Plan Online That Gets it Right
The Mayo Clinic, long heralded for their compassionate treatment of patients, can now add “diet guru” to its list of accolades. If you think an acclaimed medical facility has the upper hand when it comes to creating a comprehensive weight loss website ...
Chuck Sweeny mail bag: Readers share health care reform ideas
Sunday I gave you my idea for health care reform — a market-driven model in which insurance companies compete across state lines for our business, with a public/private catastrophic care fund for care that otherwise bankrupt most of us, and community ...
The Best Selling Dukan Diet Weight-Loss Plan Announces Gina Keatley as the New Spokeswoman
The Culinary Dietitian and Television Host will help educate people about the Dukan Diet and demonstrate that eating healthy while losing weight can still be delicious. (PRWeb July 07, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/06/prweb11937842.htm
5 Weight Loss Drinks That Actually Taste Good
There is no exact science to weight loss. Get a group of popular doctors and nutritionists together in a room, and many of them will disagree on the best way to shed some pounds. Some may like the Paleo approach, others may like a lower sugar diet, and a ...
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