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Wireless Technologies Save Lives and Money for Healthcare Providers

By on July 7, 2016 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Wireless Technologies Save Lives and Money for Healthcare Providers

The 13-year-old boy watched frantically from the bank of the Colorado River as his dad struggled to free himself from the flood-swollen waters. Clutching his cell phone the boy dialed 9-1-1. When the dispatcher answered, she tried to get him to relay the location of the location of his party on the river, but the boy had no idea. Fortunately, he didn’t have to.

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Summertime Safety Tips from the Center for Disease Control

Summertime Safety Tips from the Center for Disease Control

It’s summertime, and that means it’s time to go outside and enjoy the weather. The return of warmer temperatures brings thoughts of freedom, relaxation, exploration, and being closer to nature.

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Bite Down, Low-Fat Alligator Meat Is Healthy for You to Eat

By on June 13, 2016 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Bite Down, Low-Fat Alligator Meat Is Healthy for You to Eat

Depending on taste, alligator meat is a delicacy, a novelty dish or downhome good eatin’. At the Vermilion Gator Farm, it’s a valuable by-product of a bigger operation.

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E-Bra, A Life Saving Two Cup Recipe for Radiation Exposure

E-Bra, A Life Saving Two Cup Recipe for Radiation Exposure

When the Chernobyl nuclear power plant ruptured in Ukraine in 1986, Dr. Elena Bodnar was brought in to treat victims of radiation poisoning and to study the consequences of radiation exposure.

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Mobile to Play a Significant Role in Healthcare According to Research

By on February 15, 2016 in National Health News with 0 Comments
Mobile to Play a Significant Role in Healthcare According to Research

Mobile technology will play a significant role in the provision of healthcare services globally the growth of the mHealth market will lead to a revenue opportunity worth US$23 billion by 2017.

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Addiction to Work Makes Us Stupid, Depressed and Hurts Careers

By on November 6, 2015 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Addiction to Work Makes Us Stupid, Depressed and Hurts Careers

According to a recent Workforce Management study, 55% of employees have seen their workload increase, and 27% say it’s doubled. The constant pressure is creating an unsustainable pattern.

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Scientist Find Low Omega-3 Level Detriment to Childs Ability to Learn

By on October 28, 2015 in National Health News with 0 Comments
Scientist Find Low Omega-3 Level Detriment to Childs Ability to Learn

A dinner of grilled tuna or salmon teriyaki helps kids improve their performance at school according to a new study from Oxford University in the UK.

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Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

By on September 29, 2015 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

If you have stable cardiovascular disease, it is more than likely that you can safely engage in sexual activity, according to an American Heart Association scientific statement.

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Gulf Seafood Institute Supports More Seafood in Pregnant Moms’ Diets

By on February 13, 2015 in National Health News with 0 Comments
Gulf Seafood Institute Supports More Seafood in Pregnant Moms’ Diets

New moms, and moms-to-be, should eat two to three servings of seafood each week according to a new study by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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FDA Sets Comment Period for Seafood Guides for Pregnant Moms

By on January 27, 2015 in National Health News with 0 Comments
FDA Sets Comment Period for Seafood Guides for Pregnant Moms

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have developed a new analysis supporting and encouraging pregnant and nursing moms to eat in a manner consistent with the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommendation to add seafood to their diet.

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