Monthly Archives : December 2014

Knee pain relief

Amazing New Pain Relief Option After Knee Surgery

Patients treated with bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension  experienced better pain control with improved knee flexion and a shorter length of hospital stay  

0 Comments / 22 View / December 29, 2014

Smartphone brain activity

Powerful Smartphone Influence On Brain Activity

Smartphone users have more electrical brain activity  

0 Comments / 25 View / December 29, 2014

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Amazing Effect of Parental Encouragement For Adolescents

Parental encouragement of healthy behaviors: adolescent weight status and health-related quality of life Background: Obesity is a major health concern for adolescents, with one in four being overweight or obese in Australia. The purpose of this study was to  examine…

0 Comments / 15 View / December 28, 2014

Medical News 2015 blainepollock.net

What to Expect in Health Research in 2015

We are looking at some of the stories doctors found to be the most important this year and that will affect us in a coming year.  

0 Comments / 34 View / December 28, 2014

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Exercise Therapy In Adults With Serious Mental Illness

Exercise therapy in adults with serious mental illness: a systematic review and meta-analysis Background: Individuals with serious mental illness are at a higher risk of physical ill health. Mortality rates are at least twice those of the general population  with…

0 Comments / 13 View / December 27, 2014

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Happy Hour Drinking and Negative Consequences

It ’ s five o ’ clock somewhere: An examination of the association between happy hour drinking and negative consequences Background: This study aims to understand which young adults’  drinking behaviors change in the presence of happy hour specials, the…

0 Comments / 9 View / December 27, 2014

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Bourbon Virus: Deadly and Unlike Anything Previously Seen

The virus is so deadly that doctors were barely able to keep up with the symptoms.

0 Comments / 32 View / December 26, 2014

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Is Social Media Affecting Our Mental Well Being – Blaine Pollock

In 1971, after the first email was ever sent, social media has taken the world by storm. Social networking sites, such as Facebook and Twitter are now used by 1 in 4 people worldwide. Researchers suggest social media may affect…

0 Comments / 27 View / December 25, 2014

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Surviving the Anxiety When You’re Home for the Holidays – Blaine Pollock

The holidays offer plenty of reasons to be stressed out and nervous about the gifts you still need to buy, the presents you haven’t wrapped, the plethora of baking you need to do, Xmas cards, Office parties, etc. But for…

0 Comments / 34 View / December 22, 2014

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A Few Foods That Cause Body Odors – Blaine Pollock

We all have an odor signature, determined by genetics, health and personal hygiene.  If you have good hygiene but have an unpleasant odor (or others telling you so), you might want to check this and see if anything on this…

0 Comments / 55 View / December 19, 2014