Low Iron in Midlife May Boost Risk for Heart Disease Low Iron in Midlife May Boost Risk for Heart Disease
Sufficient levels of iron in the blood might prevent about 1 in 10 diagnoses of coronary heart disease and reduce mortality risk. The good news ” lots of healthy foods have iron in abundance.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Neurology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Low Iron in Midlife Boosts Risk for Heart Disease
Low Iron in Midlife May Boost Risk for Heart Disease (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - October 26, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

BiferaRx (Folic acid Heme Iron polypeptide Iron Dextran, Cyanocobalamin Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - October 25, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

MRI predicts 2-year cognitive status in early-onset Alzheimer's
Baseline MRI exam findings in patients with early-onset Alzheimer's diseas...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Brain MRI shows link between atrial fibrillation and cognitive decline MRI shows link between white-matter hyperintensities and brain health Tau PET bests amyloid PET, MRI in Alzheimer's prognostic study MRI shows how anxiety speeds Alzheimer's progression MRI, PET strengthen iron, tau link to Alzheimer's (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Biden Meets With Manchin and Schumer to Iron Out Spending Bill
Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she hoped to pass an infrastructure bill and have a deal in hand on the social policy bill by the end of the week. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Caring for a Resident With Serious Mental Illness
Mrs. R is an 89-year-old resident with a history of schizophrenia, insulin-dependent diabetes, hypertension, osteoarthritis, osteopenia, vascular dementia, and iron deficiency anemia (underlying cause unknown). She had a hip fracture two years ago and has had a right total hip replacement. She moved into the nursing home after an acute hospital admission for increased confusion and delusional ideation with distorted body image. She believes that her feet and legs are absent and that she cannot walk. (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - October 24, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Barbara Resnick, Paige Hector Tags: IDT Case Scenario #12 Source Type: news

FDA Authorizes Moderna and J & J Booster Shots
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today followed the advice of its advisory committee and recommended booster shots of COVID-19 vaccines from Moderna and Johnson&Johnson-Janssen. The agency also authorized mixing or matching booster doses, meaning that people can either get another dose of the same vaccine they originally received, or get a booster with a different vaccine. More than 150 million doses of the Moderna vaccine and 15 million of the J&J-Janssen vaccine have been administered in the U.S. In a briefing discussing the agency’s decision, acting FDA director Dr. Janet Woodcock said the primary re...
Source: TIME: Health - October 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Low Iron in Midlife May Boost Risk for Heart Disease
Sufficient levels of iron in the blood might prevent about 1 in 10 diagnoses of coronary heart disease and reduce mortality risk. The good news: Lots of healthy foods have plenty of iron. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Iron deficiency symptoms: What to eat to beat symptoms of tiredness and headaches
IRON is a necessary part of any diet and contributes to the healthy running of a body. But are you getting enough or running the risk of a deficiency? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Sophisticated’: ancient faeces shows humans enjoyed beer and blue cheese 2,700 years ago
Austrian Alps salt miners had a ‘balanced diet’, with an analysis of bronze and iron age excrement finding the earliest evidence of cheese ripening in EuropeIt ’s no secret that beer and blue cheese go hand in hand – but a new study reveals how deep their roots run in Europe, where workers at a salt mine in Austria were gorging on both up to 2,700 years ago.Scientists made the discovery by analysing samples of human excrement found at the heart of the Hallstatt mine in the Austrian Alps.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 14, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Agence France Presse Tags: Anthropology Science Europe Austria Biology World news Source Type: news

China exports up 28% in September; surplus with US grows
BEIJING (AP) — China's exports rose at a slightly faster pace in September while demand for imports of iron ore and other commodities... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bob Woodward says GOP has 'iron curtain of obedience' to Trump
Woodward was talking about the unusual loyalty still shown to Donald Trump by even his former critics, like Sen. Chuck Grassley. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bob Woodward likened Trump's popularity to Soviet Russia, saying the GOP has an 'iron curtain of obedience' to him
Woodward was talking about the unusual loyalty still shown to Donald Trump by even his former critics, like Sen. Chuck Grassley. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alabama falls to No. 5 in coaches, AP polls
The Tide has its lowest ranking since after its 2019 Iron Bowl loss. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Too Little Iron in Your Diet May Lead to Heart Disease
Title: Too Little Iron in Your Diet May Lead to Heart DiseaseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/6/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/7/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Heart General)
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - October 7, 2021 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Why you should eat like Popeye
University of Hamburg experts followed 12,000 men and women, with an average age of 59. They monitored their iron levels and compared these with rates of heart disease over 13 years. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AOC apologizes for 'present' vote on Israel's Iron Dome, explains her tears
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., on Friday apologized to her constituents for her “present” vote on funding Israel’s Iron... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marvel is suing the families of Spider-Man, Iron Man creators to hold on to character rights
Disney and Marvel are moving to block copyright termination claims being lodged by the families of Steve Ditko, Stan Lee, and more (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Apologizes for Vote on Iron Dome Funding
In a letter to constituents, the New York congresswoman suggested she had changed her “no” vote because she had been subjected to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marvel Files Lawsuit to Keep Iron Man, Spider-Man Rights From Creators
The rights to Iron Man, Spider-Man, Doctor Strange, Ant-Man, Hawkeye, Black Widow, Falcon, Thor, and more are being questioned. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AOC dragged for 'bad theater' after crying over Iron Dome vote
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is being criticized after she appeared to break down just moments after she voted “present” on a vote to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ayanna Pressley votes against funding Israel's 'Iron Dome,' citing concerns with legislative process
Representative Ayanna Pressley on Tuesday was among nine Democrats to vote against $1 billion in funding for Israel’s aerial defense... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AOC consoled by other members after Israel Iron Dome House vote
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appeared to be consoled by fellow members on the House floor on Thursday after the chamber overwhelmingly... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Many Pregnancies Affected by Iron Deficiency
Yet, less than half of individuals have their ferritin levels checked during pregnancy (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - September 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

House Approves Funding for Israel's Iron Dome
Progressives balked at sending military aid to a country they accuse of human rights abuses, angering centrists and Jewish lawmakers who... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

House approves $1 billion for Israel's Iron Dome defense system
The House on Thursday easily approved a bill to provide funding for Israel's Iron Dome after it was removed from a separate bill to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Meet the 14-Year-Old Girl Whose Solar-Powered Invention Is a Finalist for Prince William ’s Earthshot Prize
Tell Vinisha Umashankar that your teen years pale in comparison to hers, and she is quick to remind you that everyone has a different life journey. But the 14-year-old also knows that the future looks very different for her generation if the world doesn’t act to slow global warming and the effects of climate change. Still, she’s optimistic that “collective action” of people her age will turn the tide. That’s probably why Umashankar has already been doing more than her fair share. In Tiruvannamalai, a small temple town in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, she designed an ingenious sola...
Source: TIME: Science - September 23, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Abhishyant Kidangoor Tags: Uncategorized biztech2030 climate change India overnight TIME 2030 Source Type: news

Biden Says No To ‘New Cold War’ But Condemns ‘Iron Hand’ Authoritarianism During U.N. Address
After decades of fighting, the U.S. wants “relentless diplomacy,” he said, not “relentless war.” (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Graison Dangor, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Breaking breaking-news Source Type: news

Diets That Lower Brain Iron Could Keep You Sharp
Title: Diets That Lower Brain Iron Could Keep You SharpCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Alzheimer)
Source: MedicineNet Alzheimer - September 13, 2021 Category: Geriatrics Source Type: news

Iron Deficiency in Pregnancy Is Common, yet Screening Is Lacking Iron Deficiency in Pregnancy Is Common, yet Screening Is Lacking
Many pregnant patients are not being screened for iron deficiency despite it being a common cause of anemia in pregnancy that could increase the risk of maternal and infant death.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines)
Source: Medscape Med Students Headlines - September 8, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

6-year-old girl dies on ride at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park in Colorado
The incident occurred on the Haunted Mine Drop ride, which plunges rider "110 feet inside the dark depths of Iron Mountain in what feels... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Climate Solution Lies Deep Under the Ocean —But Accessing It Could Have Huge Environmental Costs
Scattered three miles deep along the floor of the central Pacific are trillions of black, misshapen nuggets that may just be the solution to an impending energy crisis. Similar in size and appearance to partially burned charcoal briquettes, the nuggets are called polymetallic nodules, and are an amalgamation of nickel, cobalt, manganese and other rare earth metals, formed through a complex biochemical process in which shark teeth and fish bones are encased by minerals accreted out of ocean waters over millions of years. Marine biologists say they are part of one of the least-understood environments on earth, holding, if no...
Source: TIME: Science - September 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Aryn Baker Tags: Uncategorized climate change Environment feature healthscienceclimate Magazine Source Type: news

Iron deficiency: Six signs you need more iron - and the 49p vegetable that can help
IRON deficiency can leave you feeling foggy and tired. But what are the six symptoms of iron deficiency? Here are seven foods that can help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What are Some of the Complications of Short Bowel Syndrome?
Discussion Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is one of the most common gastrointestinal emergencies in neonates. Mortality rates are from 0-45% depending on infant weight and gestation with more premature and smaller infants having greater mortality. NEC usually occurs in premature infants but it also occurs in term infants. The etiology is unknown but is probably multifactorial with ischemia and/or reperfusion playing some role. There are ‘outbreaks’ of NEC but no causative organism has been identified. Regardless of the originating cause, inflammation of the intestine and release of inflammatory mediators cause...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - August 30, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Chiefs ’ Mahomes, Hardman talk about miscommunications against Cardinals
The star quarterback and third-year receiver continue to iron out lingering miscommunication problems. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Watch: Chesson Hadley makes first ace on Tour and reacts just like one should
Chesson Hadley holed a 9-iron from 160 yards at the par-3 16th for his first career hole-in-one on the PGA Tour. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Iron Deficiency Cause of Concern in Children With Food Allergies Iron Deficiency Cause of Concern in Children With Food Allergies
A recent study has found that iron deficiency may be a more pressing concern than vitamin D deficiency among children with allergies to cow's milk.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Why is eating large amounts of processed meat bad for your health? It comes down to the toxic additives and preservatives
(Natural News) The lean component of red meat is an excellent source of essential nutrients. According to a study published in the journal Nutrition & Dietetics, you can get vitamins B2, B3, B5, B6 and B12 from red meat, as well as minerals like iron, phosphorus, selenium and zinc. The lean component of red meat is also... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

1,000-year-old remains in Finland may be non-binary iron age leader
DNA suggests body buried in feminine attire with swords had Klinefelter syndrome, researchers sayModern analysis of a 1,000-year-old grave in Finland challenges long-held beliefs about gender roles in ancient societies, and may suggest non-binary people were not only accepted but respected members of their communities, researchers have said.According to a peer-reviewedstudy in the European Journal of Archaeology, DNA analysis of remains in a late iron age grave at Suontaka Vesitorninm äki in Hattula, southern Finland, may have belonged to a high-status non-binary person.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 9, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Jon Henley Tags: Archaeology Finland Gender World news Europe Science Source Type: news

PET/CT predicts survival in pancreatic cancer patients
PET/CT imaging can help predict survival early after the start of chemotherap...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: PET/CT may predict outcomes in lung cancer surgery New PET tracer detects Alzheimer's disease pathology PET/CT shows promise predicting outcomes in head, neck cancer New PET tracer targets iron in cancer FDG-PET identifies biomarkers in dementia with Lewy bodies (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 9, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Changing Diets Mean More Americans Are Anemic Now
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 4, 2021 -- Growing numbers of Americans aren't getting enough iron in their diets most likely due to changes in farming practices and a shift away from red meat, researchers report. The upshot: Rates of iron-deficiency anemia are on... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 4, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Air Force looking at directed energy technologies to protect US from enemy missiles
(Natural News) The Air Force is investigating “directed energy” (DE) technologies they hope could turn beams of energy into a force field that could be used to destroy enemy missiles similar to Israel’s Iron Dome. In a new report titled “Directed Energy Futures 2060,” DE is described as “a focused beam of electromagnetic energy that... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya: Kenya Needs an Inclusive Social Protection Policy
[allAfrica] Doris is a 75-year-old woman from Kayaba informal settlement in Nairobi. As with most families in the settlement, her house is a single dilapidated room with mud walls, a corrugated iron roof, and dirt floors. There is no clean running water, and she shares a public latrine with her neighbors. Doris, not her real name, lives with her late daughter's six children, two of whom have mental health conditions. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 29, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

PET/CT may predict outcomes in lung cancer surgery
FDG-PET/CT can help identify lung cancer patients prior to surgery who may b...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: New PET tracer detects Alzheimer's disease pathology PET/CT shows promise predicting outcomes in head, neck cancer New PET tracer targets iron in cancer Total-body PET/CT scanner in the works FDG-PET identifies biomarkers in dementia with Lewy bodies (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 29, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Form Energy CEO claims iron-air battery can "fully retire thermal assets like coal and natural gas"
(Natural News) Form Energy Inc. on Thursday, July 22, unveiled its first commercial product – a rechargeable iron-air battery capable of delivering electricity for 100 hours at system costs competitive with conventional power plants and at less than 1/10th the cost of lithium-ion. Made from iron, one of the safest, cheapest and most abundant minerals on... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Senators Scramble to Finalize Deal on Infrastructure Package
A bipartisan group hopes to iron out key details on a roughly $1 trillion bill for roads, bridges, transit and broadband. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New PET tracer targets iron in cancer
For decades, researchers have known that cancer harbors an insatiable appetit...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 23, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

VA hits pause on Cerner EHR rollout through at least 2021
The VA and Cerner must iron out challenges in deploying the new system, and the department faces concerns from some in Congress about cost transparency for the project, which could go north of $20 billion. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 23, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Source Type: news

Novel imaging agent identifies biomarker for iron-targeted cancer therapies
(Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging) A new radiotracer that detects iron in cancer cells has proven effective, opening the door for the advancement of iron-targeted therapies for cancer patients. The radiotracer, 18F-TRX, can be used to measure iron concentration in tumors, which can help predict whether a not the cancer will respond to treatment. This research was published in the July issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - July 23, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Ocean microbes team up brilliantly to gather food when it's scarce
(Marine Biological Laboratory) What's a hungry marine microbe to do when the pickings are slim? It must capture nutrients - nitrogen, phosphorus, or iron - to survive, yet in vast expanses of the ocean, nutrients are extremely scarce. One ingenious solution to this challenge is reported this week in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 19, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news