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Exercise Helps Improve The Mood Of Smokers And Curb Cravings

A lot of research on the ability of moderate exercise to curtail cigarette cravings has amounted to an apparent contradiction: it appears to be effective in short term, controlled laboratory studies, but ineffective in treatment studies. The conclusion suggested in the outcomes of one study is that although exercise helps improve the mood of smokers… Read More »

4 ways lean health care helps hospitals confront sepsis and other safety concerns

Patient safety is a top health care priority, but determining how to consistently ensure highest quality can be a complex process that doesn’t always provide a clear path toward action. Confronting safety concerns—and preventing patient harm, delays, and errors in care—can be even more challenging in larger organizations in which support from executives, clinical and… Read More »

BCG vaccine helps fight infections by boosting immune cell production

By Layal Liverpool BCG vaccine (red, lower left) infecting a human white blood cell (green)NIBSC/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY The BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guérin) tuberculosis vaccine boosts the production of immune cells, which may explain why it can protect newborn babies from dying of sepsis. Previous studies have shown that BCG vaccination can protect newborns against a broad… Read More »

What diet helps arthritis

More good news: Citrus fruits — like oranges, grapefruits and limes — are rich in vitamin C. Glucosamine is available from chemists, health food shops or on the internet. Green tea is packed with polyphenols, antioxidants believed to reduce inflammation and slow cartilage destruction. Research has shown that some people have an improvement in their… Read More »

How Camomile Tea Helps With Eczema

Eczema is one of the most common skin diseases in existence. Also referred to as atopic dermatitis, it is a condition of the skin that manifests as severe itching. It also causes dryness and thickening of the skin. The origin of the skin condition is yet to be discovered. However, its onset leads to recurring… Read More »