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News Archives for May 2012
 

May 31, 2012
     
  Low Carb Diet Does Not Hurt Kidneys in the Obese - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Alzheimer's Protein Surprisingly Binds to Cholesterol - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Arsenic in Drinking Water Impairs Health in Breastfeeding Mom, Baby; Low Carb Diet OK For Obese Individuals; Scientist Find New Alzheimer's Disease Target - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Slow Growing Child May Be Caused By Arsenic in the Drinking Water - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 30, 2012
     
  Oxygen Deprived Newborns More Likely to Survive With Body-Cooling Treatment - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Office Bacteria Most Common on Chairs, Telephones - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Mental and Physical Health Much Improved with Mediterranean Diet - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Digital Devices Can Help Patients Monitor, Maintain Weight Loss - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Bacteria Much More Abundant in Men's Office; Hypothermia Beneficial for Oxygen Deficient Newborns; Mediterranean Diet Improves Quality of Life - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Simply Reducing TV Time and Eating More Fruits and Vegetables Improves Weight Loss - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 29, 2012
     
  Postoperative Respiratory Complications Common in Smoking Surgery Patients - Dr. Susan Sharma
  New Screening Program Helps Treat Pregnant Mental Health Disorders - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Solvents Raise Risk of Mental Decline in Less Educated Workers - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Aspirin May Protect Against Skin Cancer; Smoking Surgery Patients Raise Hospital Costs; Intervention Screens for Maternal Mental Health Disorders - Dr. Susan Sharma
  NSAIDs May Reduce Risk of Malignant Skin Cancer - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 28, 2012
     
  Stem Cells Successfully Transformed Into Cardiomyocytes - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Blood Pressure Goals May Result in Diabetics Getting Over-treated - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Great Benefit to Simply Eating More Fruits and Vegetables and Reducing Inactivity - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Simple Lifestyle Changes Can Improve Healthy Behavior; Diabetes Patients Being Over-treated; Scientists Make Key Heart Cells Out of Stem Cells - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Protein May Cause Further Damage in Stroke Patients - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Elevated VEGF Connected to Post-Stroke Microbleeds - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 27, 2012
     
  Antipsychotic Med Kills Cancer Stem Cells; Calcium Supplementation Ups Heart Attack Risk; C-Section Doubles Obesity Risk in Kids - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
May 26, 2012
     
  Scientists Turn Skin Cells Into Heart Cells; Unplanned Pregnancy Much Less Likely With IUD; New Research May Lead to Contraceptive Pill for Men - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 25, 2012
     
  Birth Control Pill Not as Good as IUD for Preventing Unplanned Pregnancy - Dr. Susan Sharma
  No Point to Post Stroke Treatment with Magnesium Sulphate - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Male Infertility Gene Discovered - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Aspirin Can Help Prevent Recurrent Blood Clot - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Risk of Second VTE Reduced with Daily Aspirin Therapy - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Magnesium Following Stroke Has No Benefit; IUD 20x More Effective than Pill; Male Infertility Gene Discovered - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 24, 2012
     
  Reducing Seizures in Epilepsy Patients Through Diet - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
  McMaster Scientists Make Cancer Discovery - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
  Obese Children At Raised Risk of Condition Causing Blindness - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
  Thioridazine Kills Cancer Stem Cells Without Affecting Healthy Ones; Childhood Obesity Linked to Neurological Disorder; Diet Can Reduce Seizures in Some Epilepsy Patients - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
May 23, 2012
     
  Mother's Vitamin D While Pregnant May Affect Child's Body Fat - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
  Heart Attack Risk Strongly Linked to Calcium Supplementation - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
  Cesarean Section Increases Risk of Childhood Obesity - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
  Calcium Supplements Up Heart Attack Risk; C-Section Babies 2x More Likely to Be Obese by 3; Vitamin D in Mother May Raise Body Fat in Child - Dr. Sanjay Sharma
May 22, 2012
     
  If I Had - Psoriasis - Dr. Abrar Qureshi, MD, MPH, Brigham and Women's Hospital - Dr. Abrar Qureshi
  Skin Cells Successfully Repair Heart Damage; Prevalence of Dementia in Middle Income Countries; MRSA Sequenced by Harvard Scientists (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Running May Reduce Psoriasis Risk in Women (Interview with Dr. Abrar Qureshi, MD, MPH, Brigham and Women's Hospital) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Female Patients Can Reduce Risk of Psoriasis with Vigorous Exercise (Interview with Dr. Abrar Qureshi, MD, MPH, Brigham and Women's Hospital) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 21, 2012
     
  If I Had - Parkinson's Disease - Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD, Rush University Medical Center - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 20, 2012
     
  Fat Tax Needs to Be Significant to Make An Impact; Google Algorithm Used to Detect Cancer Biomarkers; Head Impacts Affecting College Athletes Learning Ability (Week in Review) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 19, 2012
     
  Marijuana Improves MS Symptoms, Pain; Air Pollution Cleanup for Beijing Olympics Improved Heart Health; Statins Reduce Risk of Vascular Events (Week in Review) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 18, 2012
     
  Alan Berger MD refutes claims about the effects of OHIP cuts by Ontario Minister of Health Deb Matthews (video) - Dr. Alan Berger
May 17, 2012
     
  When You Eat May Be As Important as What You Eat - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Azithromycin Increases Risk of Death Within First 5 Days of Treatment - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Tim Hillson MD discusses the effects of OHIP cuts to healthcare on Ontario seniors (Insidermedicine Op-Ed video) - Dr. Tim Hillson
  Google Algorithm Used to Screen for Cancer Biomarkers; Common Antibiotic Raises Risk of Cardiovascular Death; When You Eat As Important as What You Eat (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Google Algorithm Used by Scientists to Identify Cancer Biomarkers - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 16, 2012
     
  Soldiers Exposed to Just One Explosion Demonstrate Serious Brain Injury - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Contact Sports Causing Learning Problems In College Athletes - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Statins Reduce Heart Attack and Stroke Risk; Contact Sports Causing Learning Problems in College Athletes; Single Blast Can Cause Serious Brain Injury to Soldier (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Parkinson's Disease May Be Detectable Through Colonoscopy (Interview with Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD, Rush University Medical Center) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Parkinson's Could Possibly Be Detected Through Colonoscopy or Sigmoidoscopy (Interview with Dr. Kathleen Shannon, MD, Rush University Medical Center) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Statins Reduce Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke, Even in Low Risk Individuals - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 15, 2012
     
  Medical Tattoos, On the Rise in Canada, Are Potentially Dangerous - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Beijing Olympics Study Connects Air Pollution and Heart Health - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Fat Tax Can Reduce Obesity and Heart Disease, If 20% - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Fat Tax Can Reduce Obesity and Heart Disease, If 20%; Beijing Olympics Study Connects Air Pollution and Heart Health; Medical Tattoos Potentially Dangerous (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 14, 2012
     
  Childhood Brain Tumors More Diverse than Previously Thought - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Cannabis May Improve Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  No Benefit in Routine Exercise Echocardiography for Some Heart Patients (Interview with Dr. Thomas Marwick, MD, PhD, Cleveland Clinic) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Cannabis May Improve MS Symptoms; Beta Blockers for Blood Pressure Do Not Reduce Colorectal Cancer Risk; New Understanding of Childhood Brain Tumors (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 13, 2012
     
  Preventable Infections Cause Many Child Deaths Under 5; Sun Damage and Melanoma Link Confirmed; Exercise Reduces Death Risk for Some Cancer Patients (Week in Review) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 12, 2012
     
  TV Linked to Unhealthy Eating Habits in Kids; 16% of Cancers Are Caused by Infections; Initial Treatment Response Determines Epileptic's Risk of More Seizures (Week in Review) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 11, 2012
     
  Two Proteins May Enable Prediction of Cognitive Decline and Alzheimer's Disease (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 10, 2012
     
  Two Thirds of Child Deaths Under 5 Due to Preventable Infections - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Heart Attack Patients Treated Faster if Rushed Directly to PCI Capable Hospital - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Warfarin and tPA Safe for Stroke Patients - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Two Thirds of Child Deaths Under 5 Due to Preventable Infections; Heart Attack Patients Treated Faster if Taken to PCI Hospital; Warfarin and tPA Safe for Stroke Patients (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 9, 2012
     
  Doctors Can Aid Heart Attack Patient's Sex Life - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Sun Damage and Melanoma Link Confirmed - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Epilepsy Patients First Response to Therapy May Predict Future Seizure Risk - Dr. Susan Sharma
  If I Had - Multiple Myeloma - Dr. Philip McCarthy Jr., MD, Roswell Park Cancer Institute - Dr. Philip McCarthy Jr.
  Survival of Multiple Myeloma Patients Greatly Improved with Lenalidomide (Interview with Dr. Philip McCarthy Jr., MD, Roswell Park Cancer Institute) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Lenalidomide Following Stem Cell Transplant for Multiple Myeloma Increases Time to Progession (Interview with Dr. Philip McCarthy Jr., MD, Roswell Park Cancer Institute) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Epilepsy Patients First Response to Therapy May Predict Future Seizure Risk; Sun Damage and Melanoma Link Confirmed; Doctor's Can Aid Heart Attack Patient's Sex Life (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 8, 2012
     
  Many Cancers Caused by Infections Are Preventable; Compound in Fruits, Vegetables May Prevent Blood Clots; Exercise Reduces Death Risk in Some Cancer Patients (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Pessimistic Personality Worsens Health in Heart Disease Patients (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Type D Personality Reduces Mental and Physical Health in Pacemaker, ICD Patients (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 7, 2012
     
  Television Contributing to Childhood Obesity; Depression Raises Risk of Dementia; PSA Screening Can Reduce Prostate Cancer Deaths (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Exercise Benefits Both Young and Old Heart Failure Patients (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Aerobic Exercise Promotes Muscle Buildup Among Young and Old Heart Failure Patients (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 6, 2012
     
  Aspirin Equal to Warfarin for Heart Failure Patients; AMD on the Rise as Populations Age; Garlic Compound Extremely Effective at Fighting Food Borne Illness (Week in Review) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 5, 2012
     
  BMI Linked to Heart Disease Risk; Antipsychotics Halve Risk of Relapse in Schizophrenia Patients; Post Term Newborns At Risk of Behavioral Problems by 36 Months (Week in Review) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 4, 2012
     
  COPD Patients with Comorbidities At Raised Risk of Death; Technique May Identify Virus-Fighting Drugs; Beehive Extract Slows Prostate Tumor Growth in Mouse Model (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Environment Causing Dramatic Increase of Near-Sightedness in East Asia (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Environment, Not Genes, is Primary Cause of Myopia (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 3, 2012
     
  Post Term Babies More Likely to Have Behavioral, Emotional Problems; Age Related Macular Degeneration Increases as Populations Age; Hormone May Predict Ectopic Pregnancy (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  If I Had - Concerns Over Weight Gain During Pregnancy - Dr. Kristi Adamo, PhD, MSc, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) - Dr. Kristi Adamo
May 2, 2012
     
  Aspirin As Effective As Warfarin in Heart Failure Patients; Antipsychotics Halve Risk of Relapse in Schizophrenics; How Fructose Inflames Liver in Diabetics and the Obese (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Minimally Invasive Technique As Effective As Open Heart Surgery for Aortic Valve Stenosis (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  TAVR Has Similar Outcomes as Surgical Valve Replacement in Treating Aortic Valve Stenosis (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
May 1, 2012
     
  BMI Strongly Linked to Heart Disease Risk; Newborns Should be Screened for Heart Defect; Garlic Compound 100x More Effective than Antibiotics at Fighting Food Borne Illness (Video) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Brachytherapy as Treatment for Breast Cancer May Do More Harm than Good (Interview with Dr. Benjamin Smith, MD, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Brachytherapy for Breast Cancer Increases Complication Rates, Does Not Improve Survival (Interview with Dr. Benjamin Smith, MD, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  If I Had - Breast Cancer and Needed Radiation Therapy - Dr. Benjamin Smith, MD, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Dr. Benjamin Smith