NBA Unveils Plans to Equip Players With Wearable Health Trackers

nbaThe National Basketball Association recently announced that it will supply players in its Development League with wearable devices that will monitor their health and activity during games and practices, MobiHealthNews reports.

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Data Analytics Helping To Curb Medicare, Medicaid Fraud, Study Finds

dataAdvancements in data analytics technology are helping to curb Medicare and Medicaid fraud, according to a study by University of Cincinnati researchers, Medical News Today reports.

For the study, Michael Czarnecki — a doctoral candidate in UC’s College of Education, Criminal Justice and Continue reading

The Links between Your Diet and Hormone Levels, and How Estrogen May Protect You Against Dementia

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Your hormones have far-reaching effects in your body, and hormone deficiencies can therefore wreak total havoc on your health Continue reading

Herbal Extract Combination Reduces Osteoarthritis Pain

spice_osteoarthritis_healingFrench hospital researchers have confirmed that a combination of herbs together with bromelain from pineapples can significantly reduce joint pain from osteoarthritis.

 The researchers gave a combination of two herbal extracts – Devil’s claw (Harpagophytum procumbens) and Continue reading

Roundup Weedkiller Found In 75% of Air and Rain Samples, Gov. Study Finds

rain_air_roundup_herbicideThe GM farming system has made exposure to Roundup herbicide a daily fact of our existence, and according to the latest US Geological Survey study its probably in the air you are breathing…

A new study from the U.S. Geological Survey, accepted for publication online ahead of print in Continue reading