Disabled people and seniors in New Jersey who need motorized wheelchairs could be hampered by changes to Medicare that come into affect on January 2011.
This week is Infantile Spasms (or IS) Awareness Week, which is designed to make people aware of this very rare form of childhood epilepsy that affects some infants.
If you really want to lose weight, you'll be glad to hear that combining your weight-loss strategies can double the amount of weight you lose. That's the finding of a six-month clinical study by the University of Pittsburgh.
There is a kind of cancer about that's often misdiagnosed by doctors. It is known as NETS cancer, which is an abbreviation of Neuroendocrine Tumors.
Waist-hip-ratio is not only related to obesity, it's also a key indicator of risk of Diabetes, heart disease and mortality. What's more, it is definitely regulated differently in men and women.
The weight-loss drug Merida, or Sibutramine, has been voluntarily recalled my Abbott Laboratories after clinical results in Europe showed a high risk of stroke and heart attacks.
Many Americans in nursing homes have been treated as a cash cow by the operators and abused or neglected by the nursing staff. But this is changing, thanks to the courts, the lawyers and relatives who still cared.
In a recent survey in the United States about people's opinions on stem cell research, two-thirds believe that scientists should be free to do the research as long as it helps to cure or prevent diseases.