WeGoLook: The Million-Dollar Business Model
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Do you ever say to yourself “Why didn’t I think of that?” That’s when you know something is a great idea. Here’s one savvy woman who turned a great idea into a million-dollar one. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - July 19, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Silencing Doubters: What Millionaires Do
CHICAGO. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Her teachers said she’d never make it, so did some of the people she used to work with. Lauren Coburn was scared, but stubborn. Because she chose her own path, she now has her own million-dollar company. She did it by making one big change to what was the typical way of doing things. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Virtual Reality for PTSD
NEW YORK CITY. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Post-traumatic stress disorder is a condition that causes people to feel unexpectedly anxious or threatened even though they are safe and out of danger. Members of the military, first-responders and police officers may be more likely than most to struggle with PTSD. Now researchers are testing a new therapy designed to speed recovery. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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LUMI Beads Blast Tumors
MIAMI. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- A new type of Nano bead, a medical magnetic bead, offers better treatment for some liver cancers. It’s called the LUMI bead and it lets doctors see in real time if the bead is delivered to the target. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Women’s Leadership Live: A Millionaire Mindset
DALLAS. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- It’s hard for most of us to imagine, but in 2015, 300,000 of our neighboring Americans became new millionaires. That brings the total number of millionaires in this country to more than 10 million. Only about 15 percent of those are self-made women millionaires but that’s changing. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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The Next Frontier for Autism
PHOENIX, Ariz. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- The Autism Society says there are more than three-and-a-half-million Americans on the autism spectrum right now. Often older people with autism were diagnosed later in life and did not benefit from early intervention. The Barrow Neurological Institute and the Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center, or SARRC, in Phoenix are teaming up to look at what happens in autistic people’s brains as they age. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Skate Safe
CHICAGO, Ill. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- They send 50,000 Americans to emergency rooms every year. We’re talking about skateboard accidents. More kids and adults keep pushing their limits on their boards … which equates to more crashes. Ivanhoe has some ways to steer you to safety. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - July 13, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Avoid Skin Cancer
ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- In 2013, there were more than one million people living with melanoma of the skin in the United States. The diagnosis drastically changed one woman’s life. Find out what she says caused her cancer, and the four things dermatologists say you need to know to prevent it. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - July 13, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Using Fat to Build Cartilage in Knees
TUCSON, Ariz. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- A University of Arizona researcher is growing cartilage from stem cells taken from fat tissue. He said that cartilage could repair small defects and large areas of damage seen in many arthritis patients, and one day, it could eliminate the need to put plastic and metal in people’s knees. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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SAVI SCOUT Targets Breast Tumors
TAMPA, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- More than 150,000 women have breast reconstruction surgery and breast conserving surgery every year. Thirty percent may require repeat surgeries. But there’s new technology that could lower those numbers. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Thing to Know to Save a Life
ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- It can happen anywhere at any time … someone collapses and stops breathing. Cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in the United States, yet less than half of the people who have an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest get the immediate help they need. More than 90 percent of individuals die before reaching the hospital. There are three things that most people don’t know about CPR that could save 200,000 lives a year. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - July 11, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Saving Knees with Allograft
CHICAGO. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- More than one-third of all Americans report being affected by knee pain. Knee replacement surgery can offer relief, but the implants only last between 12 and 15 years. Patients under the age of 40 aren’t usually considered good candidates for the procedure because they would need too many revision operations. Now there’s a simple surgery that’s saving knees in younger patients. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Never Too Old Back Surgery!
NEW YORK, N.Y. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- As we age, chronic back trouble may become a painful part of daily life. Almost twenty-five percent of all doctors’ visits for low back pain are patients over the age of 65. At one time, surgery was considered too risky to be an option for a lot of seniors. But, minimally invasive procedures may put more older patients back in play. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Tracking Tech for the Heart
TUCSON, Ariz. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- This is not your father’s heart-rate monitor. Wearable, stretchable electronics can now monitor several body functions and instantaneously send the information to a doctor. Here are more details on how the implications could be huge for patients in sickness and in health. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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ESight for Blindness -- In-depth Interview
Alexandra Dalimonte, Outreach Coordinator for eSight, a company based in Toronto, Canada talks about a new device that is changing the lives of people who are legally blind (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - July 6, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mind-Controlled Hand
BALTIMORE, Md. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Researchers are testing ways to restore natural hand movements to people with a devastating brain injury or amputation. They’re finding ways to restore the broken link from the brain to an artificial limb. They say for the very first time ever, they have found a way to have prosthetic fingers move independently, a monumental step for injured patients. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - July 6, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Botox and Dystonia
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Long before it wiped out worry lines and age wrinkles, Botox was originally created to stop muscle spasms in the eye. Besides its fountain-of-youth qualities, it’s being used to relieve exhausting and sometimes debilitating effects of a neurological disorder called dystonia. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - July 5, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hearing Vest
HOUSTON, Texas. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Using the sense of touch to replace the sense of hearing sounds like science fiction, but it’s very much a reality and it could be a game-changer for the profoundly deaf. It started out as the doctorate project of Scott Novich in the lab of neuroscientist and best-selling author David Eagleman. The goal was to create a vest that allows the deaf to feel speech. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - July 4, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Birth Guy
SAN ANTONIO, Texas. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- When you hear “birthing expert” or “doula”, you picture a woman. But what would you think if ‘she’ was a ‘he?’ Ivanhoe introduces you to a male doula … who helps not just the mom-to-be, but the dad-to-be as well. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FMD: Mysterious Disease in Women -- In-depth Doctor's Interview
Heather Gornik, M.D., a vascular medicine physician at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, talks about a mysterious disease that is often overlooked. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Resolution Revolution
DALLAS. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Cutting edge technology is giving medical researchers a new window on cellular structure and function that could lead to new treatments for cancer and other diseases. Researchers say the more you can see, the more you can fix. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 28, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fixing Lazy Eye: It’s Not Too Late for Adults
CHICAGO. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Doctors call it strabismus, but most of us know it as lazy eye or wandering eye. Special glasses, eye patches and exercises are used to train the eyes to stay straight. But very few patients realize there’s a surgery that can permanently fix misaligned eyes in adults. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Too Young for A Stroke?
ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- If you think you’re too young to have a stroke … think again. In the United States, 25 percent of all stroke patients are under 65, and there has been a steep increase in strokes among people in their 30s and 40s. Doctors say these younger patients may be ignoring the stroke risk factors until it’s too late. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Customize New Knees
NEW YORK CITY. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- More than 700,000 Americans have knee replacement surgery every year to eliminate chronic pain from worn out joints, and doctors say that number will skyrocket over the next decade. Now, a new two-pronged approach is helping patients get back on their feet faster than ever before. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 27, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Male Anorexia- It's Not Who You Think
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Anorexia: it’s an eating disorder that can ruin lives and even kill. Usually it affects women. But male anorexia is real … and more prevalent than you might think. Up to seven million boys and men will suffer from eating disorders in their lifetimes. Most males don’t seek help because of the stigma … or because they don’t even know what it is. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chef’s Corner: Summer Salad
PARK CITY, Utah. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Ellie Shropshire sharpened her culinary skills cooking on private yachts. Fourteen years ago, she took her talents to Park City, Utah and built up a booming catering business using all natural ingredients. Ivanhoe shows you what makes her easy salad recipe a perfect summer treat. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DigniCap: Cooling Cap for Chemo
MIAMI. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Breast cancer treatment can be uncomfortable, but a newly approved product may allow some patients to avoid one unpleasant side effect to chemo treatment. A new cooling cap may help some patients save their hair. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pencil Beam Protons Zap Cancer
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Radiation treatment for cancer has become as precise as the tip of a pencil. With pencil beam proton therapy, doctors can pinpoint tumors more accurately than ever before, while greatly reducing the number of treatments and the risk of damaging healthy cells. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stroke of Luck
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- If you’re going to have one, there’s probably no better place to have a stroke than in a hospital. Mike McEvoy found that out first hand, even though he was there to help his brother. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Colon Cancer: Is It In Your Genes?
DALLAS. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Colon cancer kills 50,000 Americans each year. It’s preventable, but many Americans fear colonoscopies. What if all it took was a simple blood test to determine the potential for colon and other cancers? How many lives could be saved? Doctors are closing in on answers. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hip Resurfacing- A Better Option For Some
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- One of the biggest demands in medicine today … hip replacements. But, a different kind of hip procedure, called Birmingham hip resurfacing, may be a good option for active men with arthritis. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pelvic Floor Disorders Can Be Fixed
TAMPA, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- They will affect 50 percent of woman … yet almost no one likes talking about them. They’re pelvic floor disorders such as incontinence and prolapse. But, doctors say it’s time to leave embarrassment behind and start talking about life-changing treatments. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Using Video to Kill Lung Cancer
NEW YORK CITY. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- At one time, treatment for lung cancer meant major surgery. Doctors would have to crack a patient’s ribs and remove a portion, or whole lobe of a lung. Now, a minimally invasive procedure is leaving more lung in place, making recovery a whole lot easier. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Vaccine for Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
NEW YORK CITY. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Lymphomas are the fifth most common cancer in the United States. Certain forms of the disease called low-grade Non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas are incurable. Now, researchers are testing a vaccine that helps the body’s immune system fight the cancer cells and is even putting some patients into remission. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Congenital Heart Disease: Today's Warriors Survive!
DALLAS, Texas. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- About one in every 100 babies born today comes into the world with a heart defect. Just a generation ago, many of these babies would never make it to adulthood, but today, over 85 percent do, and currently there are over 1.2 million American adults who are living and thriving with congenital heart disease, leading to a whole new medical specialty. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Platelet-Rich Plasma: Helping Patients Heal Themselves
LOS ANGELES. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- It’s a new way to treat an age old chronic condition. Doctors are now using patients’ own bodies to heal them. You may have heard about the use of platelet-rich plasma by famous athletes, like Tiger Woods and Dwight Howard, to relieve pain in large tendons around the knee and shoulder. But now, doctors are also using the PRP procedure in much smaller areas to stop and reverse arthritis. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 13, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Endoscopic Ear Surgery
DALLAS, Texas. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Hearing loss, speech or language delay, ruptured ear drums, or even meningitis can occur when ear infections become chronic. Corrective ear surgery can be painful, but a new technique allows surgeons to see more and cut less. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alzheimer’s and the Biggest Mistake Caregivers Make
ATLANTA, Ga. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- For every person with Alzheimer’s there are about three people who take care of them. That’s more than 15 million caregivers in America. One Alzheimer’s expert wanted people to see the disease through the eyes of the caregiver so she gave them cameras and had them snap away at a life that isn’t always picture perfect. It is one of the most stressful and emotional jobs, but she says some of the biggest mistakes caregivers make can be avoided. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Avoiding Amputation with PET Scans
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- After decades of excruciating pain and nearly 20 surgeries, Emily Sunderland didn’t argue when a surgeon told her amputation was all that was left. But another surgeon said ‘wait just a minute.’ (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Holding Your Heart in Your Hand
DALLAS. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Five million Americans have heart failure, which can lead to heart attacks. It is also the cause of death for one out of nine people. Now, a one-of-a-kind program is motivating people to engage in heart-healthy activities and helping them cherish a second chance at life. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 7, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fixing Chest Deformities
NEW YORK CITY. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- A condition that you’ve probably never heard of can wreck a child’s health and self-esteem. Pectus, or chest wall deformities, are fairly common. As many as one in 500 kids are born with pectus, which either causes the chest wall to appear sunken in or to protrude. When corrective braces don’t work, there is a surgical solution. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Fighting C. Diff with C. Diff
CHICAGO. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Clostridium difficile or C. diff is one of the most common hospital-acquired infections and one of the fastest growing superbugs, making it hard to fight with traditional antibiotics. Even when it’s treated, one in five patients ends up getting it again. But doctors at Loyola University School of Medicine have discovered a way to stop it from coming back and they’re using C. diff to fight C. diff. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - June 6, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Allergy Drops Bring Relief
SAN ANTONIO, Texas. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Millions of Americans suffer throughout spring and summer when allergies are in full bloom, and for many people, that means loading up on over-the-counter allergy drugs. But, new ways to make an established therapy may spell long-lasting relief (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Deep Breath Hold Protects the Heart -- In-depth Doctor's Interview
Richard Crownover, M.D., Ph.D., a radiation oncologist at UT Health Science Center San Antonio talks about a breathing technique that is a huge benefit for many cancer patients. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - May 31, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Preserving Fertility in Children
CLEARWATER, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- About 17 million people sustain a traumatic brain injury every year. It can be caused by a bump, blow or jolt. But the brain can also suffer when it’s not being used effectively, and now doctors are using technology that’s behind 3-D movies and video games to find out what is going on inside the body’s command center. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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ESight for Blindness
DALLAS. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- What was once just a blur is now clear for the first time. It’s called eSight. It won’t work for people who are completely blind, but for those who have low vision it can provide a life- changing experience. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Men and Yoga Tackle Prostate Cancer
PHILADELPHIA. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- The bad news: more than 200,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year in the U.S. More bad news: during their treatment, these men often suffer from fatigue, bladder problems and sexual dysfunction. But a new study brings good news: it says yoga may be the key to feeling better. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Junior’s Heart Saves Two Lives!
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Mark Girard Junior’s heart is truly the gift that keeps on giving. He was attacked and killed while sticking up for a friend in 2014. His heart was transplanted into a man who died a month later. What surgeons did then has only been done nine other times in the world. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
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Calling All Doctors: Geriatrician Shortage
PORTLAND, Ore. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- In less than 15 years, more than 31 million Americans will already have celebrated their 75th birthday. But the number of geriatricians, doctors who specialize in caring for the elderly, is failing to keep up. In fact, there are only 7,400 board certified geriatricians in the entire US and, that disparity can … and is … having some serious medical consequences. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - May 24, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Testing Baby’s DNA
TAMPA, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- The most recent statistics show a decline in pregnancy rates. However, despite the drop, there are more and more new tests and tips parents to be need to be aware of genetic testing can now be done earlier and is a lot more accurate. Some doctors say it’s not just about testing your unborn baby’s DNA, but your own as well. Here’s more details on why these tests are important before you even conceive. (Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com)
Source: Medical Headlines From Ivanhoe.com - May 24, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news