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Healthiest Office Snacks, As Chosen By Nutritionists
(CNN) — When your stomach starts grumbling during a midmorning meeting or when you’re stuck at your desk without a break in sight, what is the most satisfying and healthy snack to grab? To answer this question, I asked 10 nutritionists what their favorite go-to nosh is during a busy workday. Below, their responses. ALMONDS “Almonds are my number one go-to snack when hunger hits between meals. In a study published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 1.5 ounces of almonds (about 35 nuts) consumed as a snack daily for four weeks helped to suppress hunger between meals. How? Because the fiber, prot...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Local TV Snacks Source Type: news

Reasons for Electronic Cigarette Use Among Middle and High School Students - National Youth Tobacco Survey, United States, 2016
Among student respondents to the National Youth Tobacco Survey reporting ever using e-cigarettes in 2016, the most commonly selected reasons for use were used by " friend or family member " (39%), availability of " flavors such as mint, candy, fruit, or chocolate " (31%), and the belief that " they are less harmful than other forms of tobacco such as cigarettes " (17%). (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - February 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Cheeseburgers, chocolate milk stay in Canadian Happy Meals as U.S. removes them
McDonald's Canada hasn't decided whether to follow its U.S. counterpart in removing cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from Happy Meals. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Health Highlights: Feb. 15, 2018
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Cheeseburgers, Chocolate Milk No Longer on Happy Meal Menu Cheeseburgers and chocolate milk will not longer be listed on the Happy Meal menu,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 15, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

5 Ways Love Is Good for Your Health
If you’re in a relationship, Valentine’s Day may be one of the healthiest days of the year — despite the champagne and chocolate. That’s because love come with some solid health benefits, according to a growing body of scientific research. Dr. Helen Riess, director of the Empathy and Relational Science Program at Massachusetts General Hospital and author of the forthcoming book The Empathy Effect, told TIME how falling head over heels can help your health, both mentally and physically. Love makes you happy. When you first fall in love, dopamine, the feel-good brain chemical associated with reward, i...
Source: TIME: Health - February 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime Mental Health/Psychology onetime Source Type: news

Palm oil in your Valentine's chocolate?
A diet rich in saturated fat and sugar not only leads to obesity, it creates inflammation in the nucleus accumbens, a part of the brain that controls mood and reward. And this inflammation leads to depressive, anxious and compulsive behaviours associated with metabolic dysfunction and obesity, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM). (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Palm oil in your Valentine's chocolate?
(University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM)) A diet high in saturated fat causes, in addition to obesity and metabolic changes associated with a prediabetic state, anxiodepressive and compulsive behaviors. All of these effects were show to be tied to inflammation in the nucleus accumbens, a region of the brain that controls mood and reward. This is revealed by a new study conducted by a team from the CHUM Research Center (CRCHUM) and the Universit é de Montr é al, published in Molecular Metabolism. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Stressed-out cacao trees produce more nutritionally potent chocolate - new research
(Natural News) A bite of your favorite chocolate bar can take off the stress for most people – studies have already looked into it – but research has shown that putting cocoa trees under stress can lead to better-tasting chocolate. In particular, drought and other weather conditions have more impact on cocoa production than how the tree themselves are... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

For Starbucks, lowering sugar is optional: Company blasted for sugar-laden kids’ drink after pledge to reduce levels
(Natural News) Starbucks is an indulgence — not only on your wallet but on your waistline. We need to accept the truth that the Seattle-based coffee brand is more of a sugar factory than an actual maker of coffee. This became even more evident when a U.K. report revealed that Starbucks’ hot chocolate, when topped... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heal and nourish your gut with fermented foods: A beginner’s guide to making your own
(Natural News) Eating fermented foods has numerous benefits, such as protecting the body from harmful bacteria including salmonella and E. coli. Probiotics generally refer to live bacteria and yeasts that are good for your digestive system. These “good bacteria” are found in a variety of foods such as cheese, yogurt, chocolate, wine, and beer. It’s possible... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Eating this 45p chocolate everyday could lower your hypertension risk
HIGH blood pressure symptoms can be difficult to spot, but they can include headaches, chest pain and difficulty breathing. But, you could lower your risk of hypertension by eating dark chocolate. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

4 guilt-free chocolates to indulge in this Valentine's Day
Indulging in a box of chocolates for Valentine ’s Day doesn’t necessarily mean blowing that diet. As the confection most associated with the Feb. 14 holiday, chocolate has been getting a makeover of late.Brands are now coming up with functional sweet treats that are (comparatively) low in sugar,... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - February 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kavita Daswani Source Type: news

Medtronic, Philips ink LungGPS lung cancer treatment dev deal
Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) said today it is partnering with Philips (NYSE:PHG) to develop and commercialize the LungGPS patient management platform designed to aid in the identification and management of patients with lung nodules. The LungGPS platform is designed to improve identification and management of patients with incidental pulmonary nodules, and uses natural language processing to analyze medical report data. The system also uses Philips’ lung cancer screening solution which automates routine administrative tasks and clinical workflows to improve efficiency and patient care, the companies said. “Ea...
Source: Mass Device - January 30, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Respiratory Medtronic royalphilips Source Type: news

Medtronic closes $28m buyout of QT Vascular ’ s Chocolate PTA balloon
Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) closed the $28 million acquisition of the Chocolate PTA non-drug-coated balloon made by QT Vascular, after taking an option on the device last year. In February 2017 the companies inked a 5-year deal calling for Medtronic to distribute the Chocolate PTA device. Last May the Fridley, Minn.-based medical device giant agreed to the option deal on Chocolate PTA, which was triggered in part after QT Vascular successfully shifted production to a third-party contract manufacturer. “Through our distribution agreement with QT Vascular, we have seen a lot of excitement from ph...
Source: Mass Device - January 30, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Mergers & Acquisitions Vascular Wall Street Beat Medtronic peripheral QT Vascular Source Type: news

Kay Mellor answers our health quiz
Actress and scriptwriter of new hit show Girlfriends, Kay Mellor OBE, 66 answers our health quiz questions, detailing her depression, homeopathy, and love of chocolate and sweets. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What those tempting treats really do to your body
Find out what happens to your body in a minute-by-minute commentary when you eat fatty foods such as ice cream, chocolate, crisps and alcoholic beverages like a gin and tonic. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What those tempting treats REALLY do your body
Find out what happens to your body in a minute-by-minute commentary when you eat fatty foods such as ice cream, chocolate, crisps and alcoholic beverages like a gin and tonic. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chocolate for longevity: Great grandmother, 102, attributes her long and healthy life to a daily treat of the dark stuff
(Natural News) If you want to reach the age of 100, eat chocolate every day. A great-great grandmother who just turned 102 years old on January 16 said that the key to her healthy long life is a daily dose of chocolate, particularly dark chocolate. Eunice Modlin from Indiana, U.S.A. shared that eating two pieces... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

While You're Taking Care of Others, Who's Taking Care of You?
It’s late Monday afternoon, you’ve been running back-to-back calls, you missed breakfast and lunch was a fleeting thought. Now, finally, a break! You’re starving and the monster in your stomach insists on grabbing the first thing it can find. That’s when you see the famous golden arches. Fifteen minutes later you’ve easily consumed 1,000 calories. Worse yet, you’re now irritable and still hungry. Sound familiar? Unfortunately, this is the norm for EMS providers. After all those carbs and fat, you’re tired, sluggish and regret begins to step in. How do we get back to feeling better?...
Source: JEMS Operations - January 23, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Sandy Roth, EMT-P Tags: Operations Source Type: news

Starbucks slammed for selling sugary hot chocolate to kids
It comes just days after Starbucks, which has around 350 stores in the UK, promised to slash the use of sugar by 20 per cent by 2020 and change the face of eating out. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eunice Modlin, 102, says chocolate is her secret
Eunice Modlin, of Boonville, Indiana, celebrated her 102nd birthday on Tuesday. She said eating two pieces of dark chocolate a day has kept her feeling fresh, healthy and happy. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Yoghurt increases children's risk of tooth decay
Researchers from the University of Edinburgh found under five-year-olds who snack on sweets or chocolate are twice as likely to suffer tooth decay even if they brush their teeth. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The real reason women crave chocolate during their period
Dietitian Melanie McGrice has revealed the real reason why women crave chocolate just before and during their period. She says there are several ways to reduce the need for a sweet fix. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Treatment is Recommended for Common Headaches?
Discussion Headache is pain in the scalp, forehead, orbits and temple. Facial and neck pain are usually excluded from this definition. It is a common problem with more than 6 million pediatric patients having migraine. Headaches can also have co-morbidities and more than 1 primary headache type can co-exist. The costs are high both economically and in the quality of life for the patients and families. A review of common headache types and indications for neuroimaging can be found here. Treatment is necessarily multi-pronged. Patients should understand their diagnosis so they can understand what reasonably can be expected...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - January 15, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Hypothermia
From the desk of Katie Parker, CPNP          Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!Some of the best winter memories created during childhood involve outdoor activities such as sledding, building snowmen and forts, and making snow angels. Before grabbing your sled and heading to the nearest sled hill, review these safety tips to help prevent frostbite and hypothermia. Bundle up! Wear a warm winter coat, insulated boots, gloves or mittens, and a hat. Help keep children dry and warm by dressing in several thin layers.  Take frequent indoor breaks from the c...
Source: Pediatric Health Associates - January 12, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Healthy Habits Source Type: news

Fieldbrook Foods Corporation Clarifies Scope of its Voluntary Recall. Products Include Orange Cream
Fieldbrook Foods Corporation is clarifying that the previously announced voluntary recall of all orange cream bars and chocolate coated vanilla ice cream bars that were produced in 2017 on the company ’ s Hoyer 1 Line at its Dunkirk, NY plant (plant code 362677) also includes 28,751 cases of Raspberry Cream Bars that were included with Orange Cream Bars in ALDI seasonal split-case purchases. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - January 12, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

The world’s insatiable demand for chocolate has Colombia gearing up production – but heavy metals remain a huge concern for importers
(Natural News) The accumulation of heavy metals such as cadmium in food is a major issue in scientific communities and international food organizations, due to the high toxicological risks to consumers, and because there is no detailed record of such contaminants’ actual content. This is why researchers at Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia felt... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The joy of cooking (and eating) after tracheomalacia
For most little kids, a trip to the supermarket is an annoying chore, made tolerable only by the opportunity to request sugary snacks as a reward. But when Charlotte McQueen accompanies her mother, Erin, to the store, it’s a journey marked by imagination and delight. “Mom, can we get that?” she asks, pointing to a can of pureed pumpkin. “Oh, and we’ll need marshmallows and we can make chocolate frosting. It will be a great cake!” At nearly 5 years old, Charlotte is an avid baker — a talent she picked up not at culinary school, but at the Yawkey Family Inn. There, a volunteer taught...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - January 10, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Jessica Cerretani Tags: Diseases & Conditions Our Patients’ Stories Dori Gallagher Dr. Michael Manfredi Dr. Russell Jennings Esophageal and Airway Treatment Center esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula posterior tracheopexy tracheomalacia Yawkey Fa Source Type: news

Fieldbrook Foods Corporation, Announces an Extension of Voluntary Recall of Orange Cream Bars and Chocolate Coated Vanilla Ice Cream Bars for Possible Health Risk
Fieldbrook Foods Corporation has issued a voluntary recall of all orange cream bars and chocolate coated vanilla ice cream bars that were produced in 2017 on the company ’ s Hoyer 1 Line at its Dunkirk, NY plant (plant code 362677). This is the only production line and the only Fieldbrook Foods plant (of 3) involved in this recall notice. Both products are being recalled due to the possibility that they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy...
Source: Food and Drug Administration - January 10, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Transforming healthcare through technology will increase buy-in from staff, patients
Sometimes knowing what is good for you and doing what is good for you are two very different stories. Dieters looking to lose a pound or two know that having a piece of chocolate cake isn ’t the best idea. However, when the dessert list comes around its easier said than done. In the end often times the allure of chocolate wins out—despite the long term weight goal.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 9, 2018 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

McDonald's advertising exec reveals supersize food tricks
Dan Parker has revealed reducing the size of chocolate bars without changing the price is a ploy used by UK food manufacturers to create the illusion family-sized treats are better value. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morning Break: Sen. Hatch to Retire; Obamacare Dilemma; Is This the End of Chocolate?
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - January 3, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

UCLA faculty voice: What thin people don ’t understand about dieting
UCLAA. Janet TomiyamaA. Janet Tomiyama is an assistant professor of psychology at UCLA. Traci Mann is a professor of psychology at the University of Minnesota. Thiscolumn appeared on the Conversation.Diets do not work.The scientific evidence is clear as can be that cutting calories simply doesn ’t lead to long-term weight loss or health gains.We suspect most dieters have realized this by now too. And yet, here they are again, setting the same weight loss goal this year that they set last year.The only people who don ’t seem to appreciate this are people who have never dieted. It’s particula...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - January 3, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Parents urged to limit children's snacks to 100 calories
Campaign aims to encourage healthier snacking to reduce obesity and tooth decay Related items fromOnMedica “Sugar-free” drinks – are they really healthy? Chocolate bars and cakes could shrink under new sugar guidelines Experts call for ban on sales of energy drinks to under 16s Tenfold global rise in childhood/teen obesity since 1975 Children order fast food from schools, report shows (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - January 3, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Ouch, that’s hot! 5 tips for healing a mouth burn from hot food or drink
(Natural News) There’s nothing better than a piping hot mug of chocolate to calm the nerves in a cold winter’s day. Feeling too lazy to cook? You can always make a bowl of hot soup to warm you up inside. If you’re feeling fancy, you can melt cheese, so you can dip everything in that... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

No more chocolate bars and crisps for children
Public Health England has warned that British children are eating three times too much sugar, with half coming from unhealthy snacks and sugary drinks. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Could Chocolate Go Extinct? What's Being Done To Prevent This Disaster
Will chocolate (otherwise known as happiness) really go extinct in 40 years? Here are the threats to cacao plants, which are the natural source of chocolate, and what is being done to prevent this catstrophe. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Could Chocolate Actually Go Extinct In 40 Years?
Could this really happen to chocolate, otherwise known as happiness? Here are the threats to cacao plants, which are the natural sources of chocolate. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Lepicol nutritionist reveals how to ditch sugar in 7 days
Breaking out of a sugar addiction can be difficult after a holiday like Christmas, when pies and chocolate and sweet cocktails are abundant. Nutritionist Hannah Braye offers her tips. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to ditch sugar in 7 days
Breaking out of a sugar addiction can be difficult after a holiday like Christmas, when pies and chocolate and sweet cocktails are abundant. Nutritionist Hannah Braye offers her tips. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Memory, Brain Health And Wine, Chocolate and Coffee
Remember all those cheery reports on how red wine, dark chocolate or caffeine- rich drinks might help your brain stay sharp? Not so fast. A new study from the Global Council on Brain Health (GCBH) has found no evidence of such links. GCBH is an independent collaborative sponsored by AARP and Age UK, a British  ... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - December 24, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Are Reduced Calorie Wines Worth It?
By Lisa Drayer, CNN (CNN) — If you’re counting calories, a glass of wine might be your alcoholic beverage of choice, as it’s a lighter option than many other mixed drinks. Reduced-calorie wines can save you even more calories, perhaps enough to earn a few bites of cheese or chocolate. Of course, you have also ask yourself: Are you actually enjoying it? The savings Depending on the variety, reduced-calorie wines have about 15% to 30% fewer calories than regular wine. For example, at 90 calories per 5-ounce glass, FitVine’s lower-calorie white wines have 25% fewer calories than a glass of regular whit...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Consumer Health News Wine Source Type: news

Voluntary Recall on Harris Teeter ’s HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate
Harris Teeter is notifying 153 shoppers who purchased HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate since Dec. 8, 2017. The company’s supplier, Mom’s Best Gourmet Foods, Inc., is issuing a voluntary recall due to potential undeclared almonds and hazelnuts. The company has notified the shoppers for which it has customer data via telephone and email; the company hopes this statement will reach any shoppers for which the company does not have customer data. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - December 23, 2017 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Voluntary Recall on Harris Teeter ’ s HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate
Harris Teeter is notifying 153 shoppers who purchased HT Traders Mama Biscotti Mini Biscotti – Triple Chocolate since Dec. 8, 2017. The company ’ s supplier, Mom ’ s Best Gourmet Foods, Inc., is issuing a voluntary recall due to potential undeclared almonds and hazelnuts. The company has notified the shoppers for which it has customer data via telephone and email; the company hopes this statement will reach any shoppers for which the company does not have customer data. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - December 23, 2017 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Lab notes: we give you the Christmas gift of science – happy holidays all!
It ’s a significant step:gene editing has been used to prevent a form of genetic hearing loss in mice, raising the prospect of a new class of therapies that could transform future treatment. That ’s small comfort for dolphins though, as apparentlythere ’s a species of Mexican fish that has orgies so loud they can deafen other sea animals. Inconsiderate, no? Luckily they ’re nowhere near any of the instruments we have scanning the skies for signs of alien life, as they might drown out any bleeps, blips or bloops, butwhy do we keep looking for life on other planets anyway? And will we ever answer the ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 22, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Tash Reith-Banks Tags: Science Source Type: news

Can eating chocolate improve your eyesight? Optician reveals top tips for eye health
EYES could be protected by eating dark chocolate, an optician has revealed. People should eat all of their Brussel sprouts this winter, and even wear sunglasses to prevent serious damage, he urged. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dogs at risk of chocolate poisoning over Christmas
New research by Liverpool University suggests animals are four times more likely to get ill in the run-up to Christmas due to greater accessibility to chocolate. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Christmas Brings Chocolate Poisoning Warning For Dogs
CBS Local — The holiday season is here and veterinarians are warning pet owners that all the extra candy laying around this time of year can be fatal for their dogs and cats. Writing in the journal Veterinary Record, Vets say Christmas and Easter are the most dangerous times of the year for pets to fall ill from eating chocolate. Their study found hundreds of cases of dogs suffering from chocolate poisoning after stealing candy, eating out of open chocolate boxes, or even drinking unguarded cups of hot cocoa. “The take home message is firstly to make sure that people recognize that chocolate is a potential...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Chocolate Chocolate poisoning Chris Melore Christmas Dogs Local TV Pets talkers Source Type: news

Holiday Chocolates No Treat for Dogs
Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Pet Health (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - December 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

That time Roald Dahl invented a medical device
Roald Dahl is best remembered as an author of children’s books, particularly for works like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Matilda. His stories have sold more than 250 million copies around the globe. But Dahl was much more than a storyteller – he also helped invent a medical device that has been used on nearly 3,000 children worldwide, according to an interview with his daughter, Ophelia, published this month in The New Yorker. Get the full story at our sister site, Medical Design & Outsourcing. The post That time Roald Dahl invented a medical device appeared first on MassDe...
Source: Mass Device - December 21, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Neurological Source Type: news