High Amounts of Sugar Harmful to Livers of Even Healthy Men

High Amounts of Sugar Harmful to Livers of Even Healthy Men

There has been much research in the last few decades about the harms that too much sugar can have on the body. A recent study published in Clinical Science contributes more information about sugar and the body. In this case, it’s about sugar’s effects on the liver. According to their findings, they saw that consuming
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Rise in Obesity-Related Cancers

Rise in Obesity-Related Cancers

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed some new statistics about cancer trends in a report published recently. They outline an increase in cancer rates among 12 cancers related to obesity and being overweight. In 2014, approximately 1.6 million cancer diagnoses happened. Out of that number, 631,000, or about 40%, of them were
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Stages of Alzheimer’s

Stages of Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s is a disorder that effects the brain. Over time the symptoms get worse. On average, a person will live four to eight years after diagnosis. Alzheimer’s will affect each person differently, but there are some common patterns to the progression. Below are commonly defined states of Alzheimer’s. • Pre-Clinical Alzheimer’s: The changes in the
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Cancer Screening Pen That Can Spot Tumors in Seconds

Cancer Screening Pen That Can Spot Tumors in Seconds

As medical technology gets more developed, we see breakthroughs in areas that, in the past, have given doctors some trouble. Cancer is an area of great importance to the medical community. Research has gone into finding both cures and ways to ease treatment. A recent breakthrough invention shows good potential for making cancer surgeries easier.
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Medicare Shows LifeCare Leading America in Hospice Quality

Medicare Shows LifeCare Leading America in Hospice Quality

Medicare has long provided online comparison tools for a range of healthcare providers, including doctors, nursing homes, hospitals, rehab facilities, and more. In August, Medicare added hospice to the list of provider types for which comparison data is published. As expected, LifeCare Health Services leads the nation in 100% of published measures. Examples include: All
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