Now, consultants and analysts say, partly because of the growing cost of traditional health coverage, companies and their employees are far more open to the Kaiser approach, which typically is built around directing members to Kaiser's own health-care providers, rather than letting them access a network of independent doctors and hospitals.
Worrisome cholesterol numbers are a strong risk factor in cardiovascular disease, which contributes to one in three deaths in the United States. Blacks and Mexican Americans are less likely, than whites to be taking cholesterol-lowering medications.
Over the summer, we heard about a definitely-maybe magical anti-aging drug that already exists: the diabetes medication metformin. A drug called Metformin, which is used for treating diabetes, could now be used as a drug to prolong life and improve people's health.
MIAMI, United States-Too much television-watching in young adulthood could lead to cognitive problems in mid-life, suggested a study Wednesday that tracked more than 3,000 people for 25 years. "Participants with the least active patterns of behavior (i.e., both low physical activity and high television viewing time) were the most likely to have poor cognitive function".
As every deer hunter knows, mature bucks are incredibly hardy animals, and that appeared to be true with this one. The officer tried to steer away, but his cruiser hit the deer and caused it to flip over the front hood. The officer and deer were both unharmed, with the deer standing up and darting into the forest after the collision. The department has chosen to share the video in an educational way to show drivers how to have a controlled reaction to items or animals that cross their path.
Coli bacteria. It was on November 20 that Costco removed all its chicken salad and rotisserie chicken salad from its shelves across all stores. Authorities have not officially determined the source of the contamination, but Craig Wilson, Costco vice president of food safety and quality assurance, told the Associated Press he was told by the Food and Drug Administration that the strain of E.