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Science Daily
New target, potential treatment found for unhealthy levels of fat that can occur in type 1 diabetesToo much glucose and fat circulating in the blood -- and consequently damaging
New target, potential treatment found for unhealthy levels of fat that can occur in type 1 diabetes
Science Daily / Posted 5 days ago
Too much glucose and fat circulating in the blood -- and consequently damaging the vascular system and major organs -- help make cardiovascular disease the leading cause of death and disability in people with type 1 diabetes, said Dr. Maritza J.... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study provides new insight into complex interchange that can raise blood levels of fat in type 1 diabetesResearchers have new insight into the complex interchange that can raise blood
Study provides new insight into complex interchange that can raise blood levels of fat in type 1 diabetes
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
Researchers have new insight into the complex interchange that can raise blood levels of unhealthy lipids, or fat, in type 1 diabetes, and early evidence that a drug under study to block cancer cell growth can restore healthier levels. Too much... Read more
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WAGT 26 Augusta
New target, potential treatment found for unhealthy levels of fat that can occur in type 1 diabetesThe following press release is from Augusta University. AUGUSTA, Ga. – Researc
New target, potential treatment found for unhealthy levels of fat that can occur in type 1 diabetes
WAGT 26 Augusta / Posted 5 days ago
The following press release is from Augusta University. AUGUSTA, Ga. – Researchers have new insight into the complex interchange that can raise blood levels of unhealthy lipids, or fat, in type 1 diabetes, and early evidence that a drug under study... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
98 years young: Dr. Harry Hill of Powder Springs celebrates life - POWDER SPRINGS — Glaucoma killed Dr. Harry Hill’s vision last June rendering him totally blind but his mind’s eye is still 20/20 allowing him to peer through the mist of seven deca...98 years young: Dr. Harry Hill of Powder Springs celebrates life POWDER SPRING
98 years young: Dr. Harry Hill of Powder Springs celebrates life - POWDER SPRINGS — Glaucoma killed Dr. Harry Hill’s vision last June rendering him totally blind but his mind’s eye is still 20/20 allowing him to peer through the mist of seven deca...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 7 days ago
98 years young: Dr. Harry Hill of Powder Springs celebrates life POWDER SPRINGS — Glaucoma killed Dr. Harry Hill’s vision last June, rendering him totally blind, but his mind’s eye is still 20/20, allowing him to peer through the mist of seven... Read more
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express
Is your body clock BROKEN and raising your blood pressure? The ticking health time bomb SCIENTISTS have discovered how a dysfunctional body clock creates a potential
Is your body clock BROKEN and raising your blood pressure? The ticking health time bomb
express / Posted 11 days ago
SCIENTISTS have discovered how a dysfunctional body clock creates a potential health risk. Blood pressure: A low-salt diet and an irregular sleeping pattern... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Long-time physician and Gray TV chair dies in AthensGray Television, Inc. announced today that William E. Mayher, III, the Chairman
Long-time physician and Gray TV chair dies in Athens
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 12 days ago
Gray Television, Inc. announced today that William E. Mayher, III, the Chairman of the Board since August 1993, passed away peacefully yesterday in Athens, Georgia. He was 77 years old. Dr. Mayher had been an active member of the board, serving on... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Long-time physician and Gray TV chair dies in AthensGray Television, Inc. announced today that William E. Mayher, III, the Chairman
Long-time physician and Gray TV chair dies in Athens
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
Gray Television, Inc. announced today that William E. Mayher, III, the Chairman of the Board since August 1993, passed away peacefully yesterday in Athens, Georgia. He was 77 years old. Dr. Mayher had been an active member of the board, serving on... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Retired Albany Neurosurgeon and Gray Television Chairman Passes AwayBy: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 1, 2016 ALBANY, Ga. -- An Albany, Georgia neu
Retired Albany Neurosurgeon and Gray Television Chairman Passes Away
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 12 days ago
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 1, 2016 ALBANY, Ga. -- An Albany, Georgia neurosurgeon and chairman of the board of Gray Television has passed away. Longtime Albany Georgia Resident and Gray Television Board Chairman Dr. William E. Mayher passed... Read more
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iafrica.com
Passive smoking decreases kids' gradesA recent US study has found that children exposed to second-hand smoke are more
Passive smoking decreases kids' grades
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
A recent US study has found that children exposed to second-hand smoke are more likely to show increased levels of body fat, and decreased levels of cognitive ability. As previous studies in this area which have relied solely on parents' reports on... Read more
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Science Daily
Second-hand smoke increases fatness, hinders cognition in children"The take-home message is that for these children, smoke exposure was connected
Second-hand smoke increases fatness, hinders cognition in children
Science Daily / Posted 14 days ago
"The take-home message is that for these children, smoke exposure was connected to two major adverse health outcomes, one above the neck and one below the neck," said Dr. Catherine Davis, clinical health psychologist at the Georgia Prevention... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Passive smoking can increase weight, decrease grades Published: 30 January 2016 4:30 PM A study has observed an association betwe
Passive smoking can increase weight, decrease grades
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 days ago
Published: 30 January 2016 4:30 PM A study has observed an association between levels of body fat and exposure to secondhand smoke among children. – AFP/Relaxnews pic, January 30, 2016.A recent... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Passive smoking makes children obeseWashington: Exposure to second-hand smoking may make children obese and amplify
Passive smoking makes children obese
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Washington: Exposure to second-hand smoking may make children obese and amplify their risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes, a new study has warned. Researchers looked at passive smoke exposure in 220 overweight or obese boys and girls aged... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Second-hand smoke exposure linked to larger waist, poorer cognition in childrenExposure to second-hand smoke is associated with a larger waist and poorer cogn
Second-hand smoke exposure linked to larger waist, poorer cognition in children
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 days ago
Exposure to second-hand smoke is associated with a larger waist and poorer cognition in children, researchers say. "The take-home message is that for these children, smoke exposure was connected to two major adverse health outcomes, one above the... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
A high fat diet may be harmful for the brainBy MANISH PARANJPE Senior Staff Writer According to the Harvard T.H. Chan Sch
A high fat diet may be harmful for the brain
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 23 days ago
By MANISH PARANJPE Senior Staff Writer According to the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, the United States is facing an obesity epidemic. Americans are getting heavier every year, which increases their risk of developing cardiovascular... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
WASF3 protein appears to be solid target for reducing cancer metastasisA protein that is constantly expressed by cancer cells and quiescent in healthy
WASF3 protein appears to be solid target for reducing cancer metastasis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 25 days ago
A protein that is constantly expressed by cancer cells and quiescent in healthy ones appears to be a solid target for reducing cancer's ability to spread, scientists report. The WASF3 protein enables cancer cell invasion, and by interrupting its... Read more
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Senior Journal
Outpatient thyroid surgery safe for even super-elderly with standardized approachHealth News for Seniors Outpatient thyroid surgery safe for even super-elderly
Outpatient thyroid surgery safe for even super-elderly with standardized approach
Senior Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Health News for Seniors Outpatient thyroid surgery safe for even super-elderly with standardized approach Readmission rates for the elderly in 70s & 80s were lower than the younger control groups Jan. 15, 2016 - A standardized treatment approach... Read more
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iafrica.com
Transcendental Meditation can ease PTSDA new American study supports previous research showing that Transcendental Med
Transcendental Meditation can ease PTSD
iafrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
A new American study supports previous research showing that Transcendental Meditation can help ease and even eliminate some of the most debilitating symptoms of anxiety disorders such as Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). After one month of... Read more

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