Even those with a history of heart disease, heart risk factors, and the very elderly still had a large benefit from better cardiac fitness.
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Charlene says now when it comes to spending time with people, “It’s a joy. I enjoy hearing other people laugh. I like to make them laugh. I like to laugh, and now I can hear the punchline.”
Dr. Fredericks remembers, “Both thigh bones were sticking out of his legs. Historically in the textbook, 50 percent of people die from that injury. It’s not just the bones that are broken in these cases, there are also other things going on related to the initial trauma.”
Moving to a cochlear implant is a significant decision that should be carefully considered by both doctor and patient.
People often believe that a little bit of alcohol, wine in particular, may be good for their heart, but the study results did not show any health benefit to drinking any amount of alcohol.
Earlier this year, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that the flu was responsible for as many as 80,000 deaths last winter.
A patient who I will call “Bruce” for this story tells me when a rare medical condition causing chronic pain set in so did severe depression and thoughts of suicide.
Six years ago the FDA approved a new drug that is now more widely used to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS.
A family of four could save up to $2,000 by wasting less food, but it’s not just great for your family, it’s also great for your community.
Most doctors say there is no evidence that exercise harms you, and a fair amount of evidence now showing that it’s good for brain health.
While the results of the national study on the effectiveness are still being gathered, in Dr. Moskowitz’s opinion, it’s only a matter of time until there is a MSTU on duty full time in Colorado Springs.
Pat sent a text message to Bob. “He texted me after the phone call and says, ‘Bob have you been hitting the wine this morning already?’ I texted back ‘Why?’ and he said ‘Well your speech is slurred.’ That’s when it me, andI thought ‘oh my God, I’m having a stroke and time is critical’.”
UCHealth is encouraging people to log off and “check out” from their personal devices and social media and focus on spending quality time with friends and loved ones.
A home-cooked meal shared with friends and family encourages social interaction and that’s important for preserving brain function.
The study was looking to determine if reducing nicotine levels in cigarettes slowly, over time, or all at once, is most beneficial.