Get Nutrients From Food, Not Supplements, From the June 2015 Harvard Health Letter

Get Nutrients From Food, Not Supplements, From the June 2015 Harvard Health Letter
Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 05, 2015 The typical American diet is heavy in processed foods, refined grains, and added sugars, all of which come up short on essential vitamins and minerals. But even a healthy, well-balanced diet can fall short of needed nutrients, especially among older adults, reports the June 2015 Harvard Health Letter. ...

Carnegie Science Center, Allegheny Health Network Partner to Create BodyTech

Carnegie Science Center, Allegheny Health Network Partner to Create BodyTech
PITTSBURGH, Pa (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 Carnegie Science Center and Allegheny Health Network (AHN) today announced a new partnership to develop BodyTech, a dynamic, three-pronged health and science educational program for the region. The initiative includes a new exhibit at the Science Center called BodyWorks, the BodyStage live demonstration theater, and a new traveling science ...

Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers President and CEO John Bartkowski Receives MCW Honorary Doctoral Degree

Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers President and CEO John Bartkowski Receives MCW Honorary Doctoral Degree
Milwaukee, Wis. (PRWEB) May 14, 2015 Bartkowski is one of four local health leaders to be honored with a doctoral degree at MCW’s 102nd annual commencement event. “I am honored to receive the MCW doctoral degree,” said Bartkowski. “The accolade serves as encouragement to continue increasing access to health care for people who face ...

Download the Truven Health Analytics Complimentary White Paper: Oncology Literature Reviews Reach a Tipping Point in Genomic Testing

Download the Truven Health Analytics Complimentary White Paper: Oncology Literature Reviews Reach a Tipping Point in Genomic Testing
New York, US (PRWEB UK) 6 May 2015 Download the brief to gain an insightful look into genomic approaches: http://bit.ly/1EJio46 While it is too early to begin treating all cancer patients using genomic medicine, it is definitely the time to start its evidence base using the literature. Gain an insightful look into genomic approaches ...

USF Health and Florida Hospital Tampa Partner to Expand BRIDGE Clinic

USF Health and Florida Hospital Tampa Partner to Expand BRIDGE Clinic
(PRWEB) April 21, 2015 Further strengthening ties between the two institutions, Florida Hospital Tampa has committed $ 1.2 million in donated goods and services to the University of South Florida to help expand community-centered care through the USF Health BRIDGE Healthcare Clinic. The BRIDGE clinic – a nationally recognized, student-run free community clinic in ...

Brown, Gruttadaro, Gaujean & Prato LLC Grows Health Care Practice Group

Brown, Gruttadaro, Gaujean & Prato LLC Grows Health Care Practice Group
White Plains, NY (PRWEB) May 08, 2015 Brown, Gruttadaro, Gaujean & Prato LLC (BGGP), a full-service law firm with offices in White Plains, New York City and Rochester, has expanded its health care practice with the addition of Gary S. Sastow. Mr. Sastow comes to BGGP with over 20 years of experience in health care, ...

New Orleans Clears the Air, Becomes a Leader in Public Health Advocacy with New Smoke-Free Ordinance According to TFL, City Officials

New Orleans Clears the Air, Becomes a Leader in Public Health Advocacy with New Smoke-Free Ordinance According to TFL, City Officials
New Orleans, La. (PRWEB) April 22, 2015 Today, New Orleans exhibited its commitment to public safety and protecting the public’s health by implementing a historic smoke-free ordinance that protects all of the city’s residents, employees, entertainers and visitors. The unanimous passage of this ordinance, led by Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell and Councilwoman Susan Guidry, has ...

Higher BMI Associated with Reduced Costs, Better Health for Diabetics

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (PRWEB) April 30, 2015 It’s a paradox: Diabetics with above-normal weight use health care less and report overall better physical health than their diabetic counterparts with normal weight, according to two new studies from UC Davis Health System. The authors suggest that the extra weight isn’t protecting diabetics as commonly assumed, but that ...

CHI St. Luke’s Health Joins Greater Houston Healthconnect

CHI St. Luke's Health Joins Greater Houston Healthconnect
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 30, 2015 CHI St. Luke’s Health (CHI St. Luke’s) and Greater Houston Healthconnect announced today the addition of the health system to the regional health information exchange. Nick Bonvino, Greater Houston Healthconnect’s CEO, welcomed CHI St Luke’s, “We are delighted that CHI St. Luke’s hospitals and their affiliated physicians have ...

HealthFinder.gov Lists Sepsis Awareness Month as National Health Observance for September

San Diego, California (PRWEB) May 02, 2015 Sepsis Awareness Month is now listed on the National Health Observances monthly calendar, a service from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services at HealthFinder.gov. Sepsis Awareness Month was established by Sepsis Alliance in 2011 to draw attention to sepsis and to promote sepsis awareness activities ...