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  1. Blood disorders cost €23 billion to European economy

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Healthcare costs per patient with blood cancers are two times higher than average cancer costs, due to long hospital stays and complex treatment and diagnosis, a new report outlines. Posted: 2016-07-22 ...
    Sunday, 24 July 2016
  2. Health benefits of Pokémon Go

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Real-life positive health consequences of playing Pokémon Go—a new GPS-based augmented reality game—are being realized across the nation. According to one expert, this quest to “catch ‘em all” is great ...
    Sunday, 17 July 2016
  3. Nearly a third of Hispanics in Texas don't have health insurance

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    The percentage of Hispanics in Texas without health insurance has dropped by 30 percent since the Affordable Care Act went into effect, but almost one-third of Hispanic Texans ages 18 to 64 remain uninsured, ...
    Sunday, 17 July 2016
  4. Public health benefits of e-cigarette use tend to outweigh the harms

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    A modeling study by top tobacco control experts finds that e-cigarettes are likely to provide public health benefits based on "conservative estimates" of the likely uptake of vaping and smoking by adolescents ...
    Sunday, 17 July 2016
  5. How can medical centers transform their patient safety culture?

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Though health care is not without risks or error, hospital employees can support a culture of patient safety by identifying, reporting, and learning from medical mistakes that have or could have harmed ...
    Sunday, 17 July 2016
  6. Cell research could help with heart tissue transplants

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    A new technique could make tissue regeneration cheaper and safer for health-care systems and their patients. The study has identified new ways in which proteins and various biological molecules -- known ...
    Sunday, 17 July 2016
  7. Race, not gender, is key factor in NIH awards

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Race not gender appears to be the most significant factor influencing the award of a National Institutes of Health Research Project Grant, according to a new study. Posted: 2016-07-15 15:27:15 ...
    Sunday, 17 July 2016
  8. Happy cows make more nutritious milk

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    ... The results could lead to a better understanding of how to improve the health of dairy cows, and keep the milk flowing, say scientists. Posted: 2016-07-15 15:41:08 ...
    Sunday, 17 July 2016
  9. A host of common chemicals endanger child brain development

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    In a new report, dozens of scientists, health practitioners and children's health advocates are calling for renewed attention to the growing evidence that many common and widely available chemicals endanger ...
    Saturday, 02 July 2016
  10. Seaweeds get sick too when they're stressed

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    ... is not only important for maintaining a healthy marine environment; it also has economic significance, given that seaweeds are increasingly being cultivated as sources of food and feed-stock for biofuels. ...
    Saturday, 02 July 2016
  11. Does discrimination increase drinking?

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Another negative health outcome linked to discrimination has been uncovered by research: alcohol abuse. Posted: 2016-06-30 18:04:37 ...
    Saturday, 02 July 2016
  12. Telomere length is indicator of blood count recovery in treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    The chemotherapy treatments necessary to treat Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) in children can be grueling on the body, and can cause health-related complications during therapy, as well as long down the ...
    Saturday, 02 July 2016
  13. US needs greater preparation for next severe public health threats, panel finds

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    An Independent Panel formed to review the US Department of Health and Human Service's response to Ebola calls for increased coordination both within HHS and across all involved federal agencies and strengthened ...
    Saturday, 02 July 2016
  14. Longevity, human health may be linked to a muscle cell enzyme

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Exercise and fasting do not change the location of a key enzyme involved in energy production, a study has found. Posted: 2016-06-24 14:08:31
    Sunday, 26 June 2016
  15. Beneficial bacteria may protect breasts from cancer

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Bacteria that have the potential to abet breast cancer are present in the breasts of cancer patients, while beneficial bacteria are more abundant in healthy breasts, where they may actually be protecting ...
    Sunday, 26 June 2016
  16. Primary care visits result in more colon cancer screening, better followups

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    People who visit their primary care physicians are more likely to get potentially life-saving colon cancer screenings and follow up on abnormal stool blood test results -- even in health systems that heavily ...
    Sunday, 26 June 2016
  17. Relationship quality tied to good health for young adults

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    For young people entering adulthood, high-quality relationships are associated with better physical and mental health, according to the results of a new study. Posted: 2016-06-24 17:58:58 ...
    Sunday, 26 June 2016
  18. Parents, especially fathers, play key role in young adults' health

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    Parents, and especially fathers, play a vital role in developing healthy behaviors in young adults and helping to prevent obesity in their children. When it came to predicting whether a young male will ...
    Sunday, 26 June 2016
  19. 'Ergo Kid' chairs, tables developed for comfort of students

    Category: Arabian Researchers/News

    A researcher has developed an adjustable tables where the front portion can be tilted for easy reading and writing in order to minimize the ergonomic health risks among school children. Posted: 2016-06-24 ...
    Sunday, 26 June 2016
  20. U.S. families shifting from private to public health insurance for children, study finds

    Category: Arabian Researchers/Science & Society

    American families are increasingly relying on public health insurance plans to provide coverage for their children, a growing trend that researchers say is tied to job losses, coverage changes to private ...
    Saturday, 30 July 2011
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