October 27, 2010
Health Tip: Reduce Pesticide Use
Pesticides are chemicals used to repel
microorganisms, rodents or insects, but they may be harmful if
inhaled or absorbed by the skin.
Health Tip: Taking NSAIDs
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
(NSAIDs) are over-the-counter or prescription drugs designed to
alleviate pain and reduce inflammation.
Future Seems to Be Viewed More Harshly Than
When it comes to
feelings, new research suggests that the past is not always
prologue. People tend to have worse and more intense views on
events that might happen down the road than identical events that
have already taken place.
PTSD Linked to 'Hyperactivity' in Right Brain
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 27 (HealthDay News) The flashbacks experienced
by people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are associated
with heightened activity on the right side of the brain, a new
Pancreatic Cancer Surprisingly Slow to Arise:
Pancreatic cancer takes
much longer to develop than commonly thought, say researchers who
found a lag time of at least a decade between the emergence of key
mutations and the formation of the first cancer cells.