Group suggests closer monitoring of kidney donors WASHINGTON — More and more people are donating one of their kidneys to a loved one, a friend, even a stranger, and now a move is on to make sure those donors really fare as well as they’re promis...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 | 8 |
BY LAURAN NEERGAARD Associated PressSNbSAssociated Press
Poor eyesight, tough aspect of aging The moment usually occurs before your 50th birthday and signals that you’ve crossed a life Rubicon. Alas, body parts are aging. For most of us, the body part first sending that message is our ey...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 | 5 |
By Jane Glenn Haas McClathcy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Retailers target market for primary health care WASHINGTON — In-store medical clinics like those at Walmart, having established a beachhead with relatively healthy patients looking for convenient, low-cost care for simple problems, are going aft...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 | 2 |
By Julie Appleby McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun
Wives’ tale aside, how to treat colds Starving fevers and feeding colds is not the best plan to overcome winter sickness. Rita Bailey, a registered dietitian at Lourdes, called the saying an old wives’ tale. She said the saying coul...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 | 4 |
By Alan Reed email@example.comThe Paducah Sun
Obesity, height linked to pain in lower back CHICAGO — A study of more than 800,000 young adults found that obesity and height increased the risk of having low back pain. “The most simple explanation for that correlation is that the mechan...
Nov 21, 2011 | 0 | 2 |
By John Fauber McClatchy-Tribune News ServiceThe Paducah Sun