Archive: 11/7/2008

Could vitamin D save us from radiation?

Radiological health expert Daniel Hayes, Ph.D., of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene suggests that a form of vitamin D could be one of our body's main protections against damage from low levels of ...

Nov 07, 2008
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The health burden of raising a grandchild

Precautionary health measures such as mammograms and cholesterol tests that identify the risk of heart disease are critical for the well-being of women over 50. Add the responsibility of providing sustained care for a grandchild, ...

Nov 07, 2008
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It's great! Oops, no it isn't

The truth is, few people know the first thing about clinical research. The public reads about a medical research project that announces unbelievable results for a miraculous drug. Some years later, another investigation completely ...

Nov 07, 2008
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