May 03, 2012
In Some Brain Bleeds, Patients Do Better at High-Volume
People diagnosed in the
emergency room with a specific type of bleeding stroke should
immediately be transferred to a hospital that treats at least 35 of
these cases each year, according to new recommendations from the
American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association.
New Guidelines Issued for Severe Lupus
When diagnosed with lupus,
one in three people already has kidney inflammation, and during the
first 10 years with the disease as many as 60 percent of patients
will have some kidney problems.
More Teen Girls Using Contraceptives: CDC
More teenage girls are using
contraceptives, which may explain part of the dramatic drop in the
U.S. teen pregnancy rate, federal health officials reported
Why You Overeat Even When You're Full
A group of Italian
researchers has uncovered evidence that regardless of how "full" a
person may feel, the body is hard-wired to chemically reward itself
by overeating when tempted by yummy foods.