November 19, 2010
Health Tip: What Causes Bed Sores?
Pressure ulcers, commonly called bed sores,
are wounds that develop on the skin from staying in one position
without shifting your weight.
Young Motorcycle Riders Suffering More Brain
As more young people ride
motorcycles without wearing helmets in the United States, more
serious head injuries and long-term disabilities from crashes are
creating huge medical costs, two new companion studies show.
E. Coli Could Have Long Term Effect on Heart
People who develop
gastroenteritis from E. coli-contaminated drinking water are at
increased risk for high blood pressure, kidney problems and heart
disease later in life, say Canadian researchers.