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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Bulletin: Adults Protect Yourself with Pneumococcal Vaccines

  seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to:    Many adults are at risk for pneumococcal disease. There are two vaccines that provide protection...

‘America’s other drug problem’: Giving the elderly too many prescriptions

seniorhelpdesk healthcare blog credited to Anna Gorman  Dominick Bailey sat at his computer, scrutinizing the medication lists of patients in the...
Author: Jay Jaser

What are clinical trials and why do people participate?

seniorhelpdesk.com Healthcare Blog Credited to  What are clinical trials and why do people participate? Clinical trials are part of clinical...
Author: Jay Jaser

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Guide to Lowering Blood Pressure

seniorhelpdesk.com best healthcare blog update from  U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health National Heart, Lung...
Author: Jay Jaser

HIPAA is 20 years old. What has it meant for healthcare?

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited NEIL VERSEL On Aug. 21, 1996 — 20 years ago -President Bill Clinton signed the Health Insurance...
Author: Jay Jaser

4 Things Your Mouth Can Tell You About Your Health

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Maria Masters / Health.com Pay attention while brushing your teeth Sure, your breath may remind you...
Author: Jay Jaser

Is Your Aging Loved One Leaving the Hospital with a Superbug?

  seniorhelpdesk.com blog by and credited to mmLearn.org. A full quarter of seniors leave the hospital with superbugs on their hands following a...
Author: Jay Jaser

Exclusive: Doctors to Test a Groundbreaking Treatment for Strokes

Article credited to Alexandra Sifferlin TIME Magazine Half of the 800,000 Americans who have a stroke every year end up disabled. Doctors at the...
Author: Jay Jaser

St. Vincent's to host grand opening of Urgent Care Center in Trumbull, CT Thursday June 16, 2016 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Article credited to Caryn Kaufman @ CT POST TRUMBULL — The public is invited to a grand opening and open house of the St. Vincent's Trumbull Center...
Author: Jay Jaser