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UK & World News: Minimum pricing 'must be priority'
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 11:03 PM PST
Health organisations have called on the UK Government to prioritise its proposal for a minimum price on alcohol. AAPP, Wolters Kluwer Health partner to publish official journal effective with June 2013 issue
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 11:02 PM PST
Wolters Kluwer Health and the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) announced today an agreement to publish its official journal effective with the June 2013 issue. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), part of Wolters Kluwer Health, will be the journal's publisher of record. Do "Alternative" Cholesterol Treatments Work?
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 10:57 PM PST
High cholesterol, which has been linked to the increased risk of heart disease. is a common health problem in the U.S. According to the federal Centers for Disease Control, 33.5 percent of American adults (71 million) have the condition. NIH Develops Improved Mouse Model Of Alcoholic Liver Disease
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 10:56 PM PST
Scientists may be better able to study how heavy drinking damages the liver using a new mouse model of alcohol drinking and disease developed by researchers from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), part of the National Institutes of Health. Man with mental health issues released to family after police stop in Perkasie
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 10:55 PM PST
A man who was stopped by Perkasie Borough Police Department while walking in the Market Street area of Perkasie about 3 a.m. Feb. 25 was released to the custody of his family after it was determined it was a mental health incident, interim police Chief Steve Hillias said. Health warning issued for Lake Okaro
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 10:54 PM PST
A health warning has been issued for Lake Okaro near Rotorua. There are plenty of reasons to switch to vegetarianism
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 10:53 PM PST
THERE ARE plenty of reasons to switch to vegetarianism, whether it is for the love of the animals or to improve your health. P.A.W.S for Stress to Bring Dogs to Campus to Relieve Stress
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 10:49 PM PST
Licensed mental health counselor Scott Hamiltonâs personal interest in dogs has led to a potential new program involving the use of dogs to relieve studentâs stress. OHSU Announces Hiring Freeze, Blames Federal Budget Cuts
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 10:46 PM PST
Oregon Health & Science University says it will freeze hiring because of federal budget cuts, higher pension costs and lower payments expected from state and federal health care reforms. Future of mental health care in Miss.?
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013 10:45 PM PST
There is a stark difference between deinstitutionalization and depopulation when it comes to mental health care, argues Paul Cotten, William Carey University psychology professor.