October 29, 2013 by wpengine in Archived
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Hunt loses Lewisham Hospital appeal

The challenge against the government was brought by Save Lewisham Hospital and the London Borough of Lewisham The Court of Appeal has ruled Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt did not have power to implement cuts at Lewisham Hospital in south-east London.

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October 28, 2013 by wpengine in Archived
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Gardening ‘linked to longer lives’

By James Gallagher Health and science reporter, BBC News Is getting the spade out good for the heart? Pottering around the garden or fixing up the house has been linked to a longer life in a study of people over

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Swaddling resurgence ‘damaging hips’

By James Gallagher Health and science reporter, BBC News Parents are risking their babies’ health because of a surge in the popularity of swaddling, according to an orthopaedic surgeon. The technique involves binding the arms and legs with blankets

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NHS complaints revolution ‘needed’

  By Nick Triggle Health correspondent Ann Clwyd has criticised some nurses for the care and compassion they gave to her late husband The culture of delay and denial over NHS complaints in England must come to an end, a

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Brain-Imaging Drug Approved for Alzheimer’s Detection

FRIDAY, Oct. 25 (HealthDay News) — Vizamyl (flutemetamol F 18 injection) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for use with positron emission tomography (PET) imaging of the brain to screen adults for signs of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Dementia — characterized by deteriorating

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October 28, 2013 by wpengine in Archived

Cluster Headaches

Medical Author: Danette C. Taylor, DO, MS, FACN Danette C. Taylor, DO, MS, FACN Dr. Taylor has a passion for treating patients as individuals. In practice since 1994, she has a wide range of experience in treating patients with many types of movement disorders and dementias. In

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