Oct 302014
 

Is saturated fat the enemy or not? New Zealand academics can't seem to agree, and new comments just published in The Lancet haven't settled the issue either.

Oct 302014
 

Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio are offering job protection and financial incentives for health-care workers who treat Ebola in West Africa.

Oct 302014
 

The Guardian for Children and Young People says a significant number of children in state care in South Australia lack adequate access to health services.

Oct 302014
 

Greater health spending does not necessarily translate into longer life expectancy. Moreover, America's low ranking on raw life expectancy is quite misleading since it is distorted by a disproportionate number of deaths due to violence. Such deaths should not count as a black mark against performance of the U.S. health system.

Oct 302014
 

Provincial health-care budgets across the country will rise by an average of 2.1 per cent in 2014, a much smaller jump than the roughly 7-per-cent annual increases that were the norm from 2000 to 2010, according to a new report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information

Oct 302014
 

The Federal Government has launched an investigation into whether a leading healthcare company potentially broke laws that ban offering incentives for doctors to over-service.

Oct 302014
 

Every one-point increase in a Mediterranean diet score was associated with a 17 percent decreased likelihood of developing chronic kidney disease. Dietary patterns that closely resembled the Mediterranean diet were linked with a 50 percent reduced risk of developing chronic kidney disease and a 42 percent reduced risk of experiencing rapid kidney function decline.

Oct 302014
 

The Denver Post
Losing weight, gaining tourists
The Denver Post
The first-ever Extreme Weight Loss: Destination Boot Camp at the University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center in Aurora sold out four six-day sessions this fall, drawing 133 students eager to shed pounds and find a new path. Those

Oct 302014
 
Damien Woody has lost a ton of weight
SportingNews.com
Football is a tough sport and sometimes the body is sacrificed because a person has to gain weight for certain positions and lose weight for others. Former Patriots offensive lineman and current ESPN analyst Damien Woody recently signed on to do "The …

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Oct 302014
 
Extreme Weight Loss, Photoshop Edition
PetaPixel
How much weight loss can Photoshop do? As you'll see in the video above, the answer is “a whole lot”. It's from one of the stranger Photoshop retouching channels you'll find on YouTube, called Real Retouch. The “Photoshop diet” walkthrough starts with