Health News Archive

3 Apr 2014

Making My Outside Match My Inside

Making My Outside Match My Inside This is the part that’s going to make you hate me: I’ve never really struggled with my weight. At 35, I’m sure I’m about to (this metabolism has to slow down
28 Mar 2014

Are Electronic Medical Records the Next Hacker Target?

In the very near future, Electronic Medical Records will bring patient data to the cloud. New provisions inspired by the Health information Technology Act will make sweeping adjustments to how hospitals handle data, and what information is
22 Jan 2014

Living with Bipolar Disorder

Characterized by chronic mood swings and other symptoms, bipolar disorder can be an intense, overwhelming condition. Also known as manic/depressive disorder, this illness is associated with extreme emotional highs and lows, and can affect virtually every aspect
5 Dec 2013

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Dear readers, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is becoming more apparent in women since the year 2000. New studies find that, of those diagnosed, 58% are women. This disease of the lungs makes breathing difficult. The two
19 Nov 2013

Working Towards a Career in the Healthcare Industry

Trying to find the right career path can be exceptionally difficult. It’s something that many people believe will work out on its own over time, but this is not the right approach to take. Proper (and early)
6 Aug 2013

New Insight Into How Brain ‘Learns’ Cocaine Addiction

Release Date: 08/01/2013   A team of researchers says it has solved the longstanding puzzle of why a key protein linked to learning is also needed to become addicted to cocaine. Results of the study, published in