Dec 312015

'The Joy Of Half A Cookie' And Other Mindful Mantras For Weight Loss
She's also been exploring MB-EAT for weight loss in a study which began in 2004 and compared MB-EAT to a widely used meditation program (Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction) and a standardized Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She has yet to publish …

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Dec 292015

Health care for the poor: Communities seek solutions
One of those states is Alabama, where the city of Birmingham also raised its minimum wage after labor groups cited the lack of health care for low-income workers. With hourly wages of $10.10 an hour, activists such as LaDarius Hilliard argued that some …

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Aug 062015

UCSF News Services
Dementia Meds May Lead to Harmful Weight Loss
"Our study provides evidence in a large, real-world population that cholinesterase inhibitors may contribute to clinically significant weight loss in a substantial proportion of older adults with dementia," study lead author Dr. Meera Sheffrin, a
Common Medications for Dementia Could Cause Harmful Weight LossUCSF News Services
Popular dementia meds could cause harmful weight lossMcKnight’s Long Term Care News
This Common Med Can Result in Unintentional Weight Loss, But Don't Try It for eMaxHealth
U.S. News & World Report
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Aug 022015

Weight loss program offers cash to shed pounds
SAN ANTONIO — Weight loss can be a struggle for many people but an online company is using cash to motivate you to lose weight and keep it off. The program is on the website Users sign up, choose a challenge and decide how much money …

May 212015

Why You Can't Lose Weight — But Your Best Friend Can — On The Same Diet
At last a nutrition and weight loss study has revealed what millions of people have already known all too well from personal experience: different folks lose weight at different rates – even when their calorie deficit is the same. “This study is the

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Jan 172015
Stride Health Launches A New Mobile App For Its Healthcare Recommendation
Essentially Stride acts as a private competitor to the federally funded The company says its service provides a high-tech recommendation engine for healthcare coverage that's tailored to suit the individual needs of someone who's

Jan 142015
Deadly Apartment Fire Above Trivillian's Pharmacy Under Investigation
Charleston Assistant Fire Chief Rich Simmons confirmed one person has died in a fire in apartments above Trivillian's Pharmacy on the corner of 35th Street and Staunton Avenue. The name of the person who died in the fire has not been released at this time.
Fatal Fire at Charleston Apartment Appears AccidentalWSAZ-TV
Pharmacist Expected to Plead Guilty to Prescription Drug CrimesPharmacy Times
Kanawha County fire claims one lifeWest Virginia MetroNews

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