Archive: 06/27/2008

Doctors must step up to the challenge of climate change

Doctors must lead by example on climate change, according to experts in this week's BMJ. Health professionals were powerful catalysts in changing society's view of smoking from a normal lifestyle choice to that of a harm ...

dateJun 27, 2008 in Other
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Sudden hearing loss could indicate future stroke

[B]American Heart Association rapid access journal report[/B] Preliminary research culled from a national medical insurance records database in Taiwan suggests that sudden loss of hearing might be an early sign of vulnerability to ...

dateJun 27, 2008 in Health
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A simple therapy for brain injury

Severe brain injury due to blunt force trauma could be reduced by application of a simple polymer, Polyethylene glycol or PEG, mixed in sterile water and injected into the blood stream – as reported in BioMed Central's ...

dateJun 27, 2008 in Other
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