Several previous studies have demonstrated that moderate alcohol consumption is linked with less severe disease and better quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, but a new Arthritis Care & Research study suggests that this might not be because drinking alcohol is beneficial.
Persons with Alzheimer's disease have approximately 30% higher risk of head injuries, and 50% higher risk of traumatic brain injuries than persons without Alzheimer's disease, a recent study from University of Eastern Finland shows. The results were published in Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.
There are different situations that will result in terminating your relationship with a patient:
EDMONTON —No, they're not X-ray specs. But a University of Alberta team has come up with a way to combine medical imaging with virtual reality to help clinicians locate and understand what's happening inside their patients' bodies as they treat them.
The body that regulates chiropractors in B.C. is promising a thorough review of the scientific evidence about chiropractic treatments for children.
Each year in the United States, more than 600,000 children are seen in emergency rooms due to traumatic brain injury, a disruption to the normal function of the brain caused by a bump, blow or jolt to the head. Severe TBI results in approximately 7,000 childhood deaths annually, while survivors of the condition may suffer from long-term health conditions such as seizures, learning difficulty and communication disorders.
VANCOUVER—Canadians addicted to opioids may be eligible for an implant that provides an ongoing low dose of medication for six months, with the potential for treatment for up to a year when a new implant is placed in the opposite arm.
Ontario is consolidating its local and provincial health networks to create a central agency as part of a system overhaul, the health minister announced Tuesday, though she wouldn't say if the move will save money or lead to job losses.
For years, spine surgeons have debated the best methods for treating scoliosis in adults.
Our left and right wrists mirror each other, but there are differences between the wrists of men and women, according to new research.
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What makes joints pop and crack and is it a sign of disease?Joints emit a variety of noises, including popping, snapping, catching,…
Men's and women's wrist bones move differently: studyOur left and right wrists mirror each other, but there…
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