Primary Care Trusts able to commission self-management courses for people with long-term conditions.
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"An apple a day keeps the doctor away" has long been a popular phrase to encourage healthy eating and living habits.
While many U.S. adults indicate that they are generally satisfied with how their personal health information is used, a substantial number have serious reservations about the confidentiality and security of their health data.
Springtime brings a noticeable increase in the number of animal bites reported to Dallas County Health and Human Services.
The abundance of health information, tha teaches older adults how to decipher health information, available in print and online can be a bit overwhelming to many people.
The resolution is a key step in advancing policies to promote healthy eating and active living in King County.
The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness will offer two seminars on Thursday March 29th in the Louisville Free Public Library located in the Mid-City Mall.
Caregivers and family members of children and seniors play a critical role in prevention of poisonings.
Antiplatelet drugs do not contribute to post-endoscopic bleeding.
There is confusion about right-of-way at brick-paved sections of road and pedestrian refuges that are not marked to indicate a crossing.
Inadequate guidelines about the dangers of kidney stones could be putting travellers' lives and their medical insurance at risk.
The cognitive behavioural model of irritable bowel syndrome: A prospective investigation of patients with gastroenteritis.
Many of the burns were discovered only after the exam was over and some were severe enough to require plastic surgery.
Compulsive gambling with extreme losses by people without a prior history of gambling problems has been linked to a class of drugs commonly used to treat the neurological disorder restless legs syndrome.
Effect of providing information about normal test results on patients' reassurance: randomised controlled trial.
A new study raises questions about the safety of the growing trend toward equipping carbon canister protective breathing devices with a blower device to enable personnel to breathe easier.
By eating the sugar, a patient will set the medicine to work and then can end the treatment simply by stopping consumption of the sugar.
About 3.4 percent of patients treated in rural trauma centers appear to be recidivists, meaning that they have visited the facility more than once for separate injuries.
Researchers say differences can help guide appropriate medication selection for heartburn treatment.
Understanding the differences among drivers in different gender and age categories is crucial to preventing serious injuries.
A strategic plan and more resources for risk research are needed now in order to ensure safe nano workplaces today and in the future.
Use of the drugs proton pump inhibitors for the treatment of acid-related diseases such as gastro esophageal reflux disease is associated with a greater risk of hip fracture
The body's special immune system cells apparently have assistants that help them rapidly "try on" different pieces of a microbe to find one piece that's shaped just right to fit their cellular skins.