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Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial Site Launched by JDRF by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine More than 5,000 patients with Type 1 diabetes pre-registered to use the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)’s new Clinical Trials Connection website.   The site g ... Read on »
Eat Fish With Less Worry: Go to Fish4Health by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Sadly, many of us today are worried about the possible downsides of eating fish, especially pregnant or nursing women. After all, some fish are literal depots for the b ... Read on »
Genetic Test Can Predict Who Responds to Hepatitis C Treatment by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Important news for people with hepatitis C:  Researchers have pinpointed a gene that seems to strongly influence whether a patient will respond to the current standard the ... Read on »
Genetic Test Can Predict Who Responds to Hepatitis C Treatment by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Important news for people with hepatitis C:  Researchers have pinpointed a gene that seems to strongly influence whether a patient will respond to the current standard thera ... Read on »
Eat Fish With Less Worry: Go to Fish4Health by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Sadly, many of us today are worried about the possible downsides of eating fish, especially pregnant or nursing women. After all, some fish are literal depots for the bad ... Read on »
Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial Site Launched by JDRF by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine More than 5,000 patients with Type 1 diabetes pre-registered to use the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)’s new Clinical Trials Connection website.   The site giv ... Read on »
White House Tries to Clarify Health Reform’s Goals Through New Website by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The White House has launched a new website, “ Health Insurance Reform Reality Check ” to explain how some of the House health care reform legislation is intended to work. ... Read on »
End-of-Life Counseling: What the Bill Says and Why It Matters by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Does the “end-of-life counseling provision in the House health care reform bill put us on the road to euthanasia? Or is it good news for patients?  I’ve already said I t ... Read on »
Breast Cancer and Micrometastases: More Treatment is Better by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Women with early-stage breast cancer who have even the slightest signs of disease spread to the lymph nodes do better with more aggressive treatment, according to a new stud ... Read on »
Take Care Clinics Now Offering Nebulizer Treatments by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Walgreens’ Take Care Health clinics have added nebulizer treatments to the list of services they provide. The clinics, which are run out of Wallgreens, currently offer a ... Read on »
About That Health Care Reform Bill, From Someone Who HAS Read It by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Has anybody actually read the health care reform bill?  This young lady has, and she’s posted a video on CNN’s iReport where she describes what’s in the bill. Funny, ... Read on »
Teens Getting Sex Disinfo On the Web: What To Do? by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The rates of pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases have been rising among teens.  Unfortunately, those teens who comb the web for their sex education will often get di ... Read on »
End-of-Life Counseling Isn’t Just Good, It’s Essential by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine How did the idea that Medicare should pay for “end-of-life” counseling suddenly become such a hot button in the health care debate?  Because confused people seem to think th ... Read on »
Welcome to HealthDame by Malorye Allison Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Dear HealthDame Visitor: We stand at one of the most hopeful but uncertain times in the history of health care. President Obama is expected to try and ... Read on »