Hospital garb harbors nasty bacteria, study says

Grabbed from link

More than 60 percent of health workers’ uniforms sampled by researchers tested positive for pathogens, including the germs that can cause pneumonia, bloodstream infections and drug-resistant infections such as MRSA.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next […]

Colleges ‘just say no’ to smokers

Grabbed from link

More than 500 college campuses across the country that have enacted 100% smoke-free or tobacco-free policies as of July 1.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next to the title.

Follow me on Twitter at […]

Choosing death with dignity

Grabbed from link

The idea of allowing someone to end his or her own life is undoubtedly controversial — advocates say it improves end of life care, but opponents say it creates a double standard for the prevention of suicide.

[…]

Need a C-section? Protection from blood clot urged

Grabbed from link

New advice for pregnant women: If you’re getting a C-section, special inflating boots strapped on your legs may lower the risk of a blood clot.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next to the title.

Follow me on Twitter […]

Myths and Facts About Incontinence

Grabbed from link

To view the entire post click on "link" next to the title of the post.

Follow me on Twitter www.twitter.com/missprobinson for more healthy info and motivational quotes!

Related Blogs

Why some people don’t get the flu

Grabbed from link

After exposure to the flu virus, some of us are bed-ridden for days, while others never seem to get sick. New research hints at an explanation to why some people never seem to catch the bug.

To view the entire […]

How to Help a Depressed Senior

Grabbed from link

To view the entire post click on "link" next to the title of the post.

Follow me on Twitter at  www.twitter.com/missprobinson for more info and motivational thoughts.

Related Blogs

Hurricane Irene spawns baby boom

Grabbed from link

Some hospitals dotting the Eastern seaboard reported sharp upticks in hurricane births over the wild weekend, giving new life to an old rumor about a drop in barometric pressure sending women into labor.

To view the entire post click the […]

Don’t Ignore Your Heartburn!

Grabbed from link

To view the entire post click on "link" next to the title of the post.

Follow me on Twitter at  www.twitter.com/missprobinson for more info and motivational thoughts.

Related Blogs

NY hospital staff stayed with patients too ill to move during Irene

Grabbed from link

When New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg instructed five hospitals to evacuate their patients from Hurricane Irene’s path, one replied it couldn’t follow his order.

To view the entire post click the word "link" next to […]