The Metabolism Myth: Why Exercise Alone Won't Help Weight Loss
In Tanzania, members of the Hadza tribe hunt their food with simple tools and build their huts from mud; working day and night for survival, they must burn a lot of calories, right? ... Surprisingl... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - December 11, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Crosswords And Puzzles Do Not Prevent Mental Decline, Study Says
(CNN) — Tackling a tricky crossword or a challenging Sudoku puzzle will not fend off age-related mental decline, new research has shown. Scientists have, in recent years, argued that brain-training exercises, such as completing puzzles or learning another language, can reduce the risk of developing dementia. But that may not be the case after all, according to a team of Scottish researchers whose research was published in the BMJ. The study’s authors argue that such pursuits will not necessarily act as a preventative, but they could still provide a “higher cognitive point” from which to decline. The...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News aging Crossword Puzzle Local TV Source Type: news

Shareholders approve Avista, Organogenesis tie up
Private equity firm Avista Healthcare Public Acquisition Corp. yesterday approved its merger with regenerative medicine company Organogenesis. The merger won approval yesterday at separate special meetings of shareholders for both companies, Canton, Mass.-based Organogenesis said. As part of the deal, Avista invested a total of $92 million in the combined company, Organogenesis said. Avista also said it plans to deregister in the Cayman Islands and incorporate in Delaware, according to an SEC filing. The company is slated to be run by Organogenesis’ existing management team, led by CEO Gary Gillheeney Sr., the compan...
Source: Mass Device - December 11, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Featured Mergers & Acquisitions Regenerative Medicine Avista Capital Organogenesis Inc. Source Type: news

AHA: Exercise After Heart Attack May Improve Survival
TUESDAY, Dec. 11, 2018 (American Heart Association) -- Exercising after a heart attack, even a long walk around the neighborhood, can be frightening for survivors. But those fears may be eased by new research that found regular physical activity... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 11, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Mauritius: Get Some Exercise, and Call Me in the Morning - New Script for Doctors
[WHO] A workshop on implementation of exercise prescription in Mauritius was held on 03 December 2018 at Gold Crest Hotel, Quatre Bornes. Dr Anwar Husnoo, the Minister of Health and Quality of Life in his speech, reiterated the government strong commitment to fight the NCD scourge. The latter, he stated, is accentuated by the low levels of physical activity in the Mauritian population with only 23% of the adult population meeting the World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations of 150 weekly minutes of physic (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: FCT Residents Attribute Success of Yellow Fever Vaccination to Sensitisation
[Guardian] Abuja -Residents of six local councils in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have attributed the success of the yellow fever vaccination exercise to massive enlightenment, mobilisation and sensitisation campaigns embarked upon by the FCT Primary Health Care Board, FCT Administration, the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCA), the United Nations Children Education Fund (UNICEF), the World Health Organisation (WHO) as well as other stakeholders in the health sector. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Doctors love golf: Fact or fiction?
In this year's Christmas special from The BMJ, researchers address an age-old question: Is it true that our physicians are avid golfers? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Oregon Gets a New Playbook for Responding to an Earthquake
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon has a new playbook for preparing and responding to a major earthquake that dictates what should be tackled over time versus a list of tasks to get done. The playbook provides a two-week blueprint for the state's response and expectations for prioritizing Oregon's recovery from what would be the deadliest natural disaster in the U.S. Oregon faces the threat of a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that would hit the 700-mile Cascadia Subduction Zone, rippling from the coastal counties and impacting much of the state and neighboring Washington. Emergency planners estimate coastal areas would ...
Source: JEMS Operations - December 11, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Ben Botkin, The Statesman Journal in partnership with AP Tags: News Operations Source Type: news

Oregon Gets a New Playbook for Responding to an Earthquake
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon has a new playbook for preparing and responding to a major earthquake that dictates what should be tackled over time versus a list of tasks to get done. The playbook provides a two-week blueprint for the state's response and expectations for prioritizing Oregon's recovery from what would be the deadliest natural disaster in the U.S. Oregon faces the threat of a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that would hit the 700-mile Cascadia Subduction Zone, rippling from the coastal counties and impacting much of the state and neighboring Washington. Emergency planners estimate coastal areas would ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - December 11, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Ben Botkin, The Statesman Journal in partnership with AP Tags: News Operations Source Type: news

Eat cordyceps before a high-intensity exercise to improve tolerance
(Natural News) Cordyceps has an unsavory reputation among people unfamiliar with it, but its health benefits have been the subject of several studies. One particular research, for instance, found that it can enhance your tolerance to high-intensity workouts, allowing you to do more and gain more from physical activity. In the study, the researchers compared... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

You CAN prevent cognitive decline; experts agree that a mere 15 minutes of exercise a day can prevent Alzheimer's
(Natural News) Exercising every day can help keep your body healthy and strong. But did you know that regular physical activity can also boost brain function? By exercising regularly, even for only 15 minutes daily, you can enjoy benefits such as emotional well-being, improved physical strength, and better cardiovascular health. A study has determined that aside... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Being a couch potato is ruining your heart, study shows
(Natural News) Exercise has long been implicated in maintaining overall health, but a recent review published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology stresses how vital it is to cardiovascular health. This paper, which was written by researchers from the U.S. and Austria, is part of an eight-part series focusing on different risk factors... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Enhance your Interdisciplinary and Team Science Skills
Reports abound from professional societies, the Academies, government agencies, and researchers calling attention to the fact that science is increasingly an inter-disciplinary, transdisciplinary, inter-institutional, and international endeavor. In short, science has become a “team sport.” There is a real and present need to better prepare scientists for success in this new collaborative environment. The American Institute of Biological Sciences is responding to this call with a new program for scientists, educators, and individuals who work with or participate in scientific teams. Team science is increasingl...
Source: Public Policy Reports - December 10, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Gene Also Linked To Prostate And Pancreatic Cancers
BOSTON (CBS) – Alex Fitzpatrick went from Hollywood screenwriter to Massachusetts restaurant owner so she and her husband could spend more time with her children. When she recently found out her risk of getting breast cancer was as high as 80%, all she could think of was her three boys. “I do want to make sure that I’m the one telling them what to wear on their wedding day and watch them go to college,” she said. Alex has one of the BRCA gene mutations. She got tested when an aunt was recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer. “I was blindsided to be honest,” she remem...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Watch Listen Angelina Jolie Breast Cancer Dr. Mallika Marshall Mass General Hospital Source Type: news

New Exercise Guidelines Urge Everyone: Just Move
This is only the second time HHS has released these types of physical activity recommendations. The original set was issued in 2008 (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tennis tops list of sports for increasing life expectancy
Tennis players lived more than nine years longer than people who were sedentary, topping the list of sports. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Early Results From Landmark Study Show Heavy Screen Time Changes Kids ’ Brains
BOSTON (CBS) – Kids are using electronic devices at a rapidly increasing pace, but at what cost?  The National Institutes of Health is embarking on the most ambitious study to examine the screen time behaviors and outcomes of 11,000 9 and 10-year olds over the next 10 years, and some early results are already in. Researchers have found that kids who spend more than two hours a day on screens scored lower on thought and language tests than those who spent less time on smartphones and other electronic devices. They also found significant physical changes in the brains of those who spend more than seven hours ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Syndicated Local Tech Source Type: news

Diabetes type 2 - four of the BEST exercises and sports to prevent high blood sugar
DIABETES type 2 risk could be lowered by making some exercise and lifestyle changes. You could prevent high blood sugar symptoms and signs by getting more active. These are the best exercises and sports you should add to your weekly gym routine to lower your blood sugar and boost weight loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exercise Preserves CV Function in Breast Cancer Patients Exercise Preserves CV Function in Breast Cancer Patients
A structured exercise program during treatment helps preserve cardiovascular function in breast cancer patients at both 6 and 12 months compared with standard care.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Just 4 weeks on an e-bike can dramatically improve your health
(Natural News) Using electronic bikes (e-bikes) is as beneficial as using conventional bicycles in improving cardiorespiratory fitness, according to a study published in the Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. The study also revealed that even overweight and untrained individuals can benefit from riding an e-bike. Researchers from the University of Basel in Switzerland compared the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why exercise is important for people with high blood pressure
(Natural News) Hypertension puts you at risk of developing a lot of serious diseases, many of which can end in premature death. Regular exercise is recognized as one of the best ways to manage hypertension, even without medications, and reap benefits for the heart and even for your brain. Hypertension is more simply known as... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists warn gene tests can become a 'self-fulfilling prophecy'
The Stanford University study took DNA samples from more than 200 people to test for genes linked to exercise and fullness. Then they gave some people the wrong information about their genetic risk. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sporting Events Dangerous for Spectators, Too
MONDAY, Dec. 10, 2018 -- Serious sports injuries aren't confined to athletes -- spectators also run that risk, a new study finds. " You don't expect to be injured when you attend a sporting event as a spectator, " said Dr. Amit Momaya, a sports... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 10, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Testing Guidelines Outdated, Study Says
By Susan Scutti, CNN (CNN) — The current guidelines for genetic testing of breast cancer patients limit the number of women who can get tested. Because of these restrictions, these tests miss as many patients with hereditary cancers as they find, according to a study published Monday in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. “Unfortunately, insurance companies pay attention to these guidelines,” said Dr. Peter Beitsch, co-author of the study and a cancer surgeon practicing in Texas. Insurance companies and other payers reimburse genetic testing — or not — based on the guidelines. The...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Breast Cancer CNN Source Type: news

CDC Holiday Warning: Say No To Raw Cookie Dough
(CBS Local/ CBS Baltimore)– Making cookies this holiday season? Resist the raw cookie dough. The Centers For Disease Control and Prevention is using the holiday season to remind people that raw cookie dough can cause illnesses like e. coli and salmonella. In 2016, an e. coli outbreak linked to raw cookie dough sickened 63 people, the CDC reported. The CDC also asks people to check for recalled flour products, because flour often sits on the shelf for a while before it’s used. Cookie dough also contains raw eggs, which can be linked to salmonella poisoning. The CDC suggests these steps to keep you and your famil...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Offbeat Local TV talkers Source Type: news

Less Than One Hour of Resistance Training Weekly Tied to Lower CVD Risk
MONDAY, Dec. 10, 2018 -- Less than an hour a week of resistance exercise (RE) is associated with decreased risks for cardiovascular disease (CVD)-related events and all-cause mortality, independent of aerobic exercise, according to a study recently... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 10, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Health Tip: Ice Skate Safely
-- Ice skating is a fun winter activity, and it's also great exercise. The National Safety Council suggests how you and your loved ones can skate safely: Wear skates that fit comfortably and provide enough ankle support. Sharpen your blades... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 10, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Break a Sweat Over the Holidays, but Do It Safely
Title: Break a Sweat Over the Holidays, but Do It SafelyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/10/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Exercise and Fitness General)
Source: MedicineNet Exercise and Fitness General - December 10, 2018 Category: Podiatry Source Type: news

The surprising upward link between college alcohol consumption and physical activity
(University of Houston) Upending conventional wisdom that physical activity can be a healthy deterrent to alcohol consumption, a University of Houston psychologist is examining why those who exercise more drink most. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Obesity, risk of cognitive dysfunction? Consider high-intensity interval exercise
(Florida Atlantic University) Researchers have discovered what might be an effective strategy to prevent and combat cognitive dysfunction in obese individuals. They are the first to examine the modulatory role of an exercise-induced protein in the brain that promotes neuron survival and used high-intensity interval exercise (HIIE) in obese and normal-weight subjects. Obesity reduces the expression of this protein and lower levels are associated with Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and obesity. HIIE upregulated this protein in the obese subjects compared to normal-weight subjects. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Why running outdoors is better than using a treadmill
(Natural News) When it comes to exercise, some people prefer to jog or run outdoors while others may feel inclined to work out indoors. Whether it’s because of convenience, personal preferences, or chronic injuries, most people may favor indoor workouts more. But did you know that running outdoors may offer more health benefits compared to using... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The athletes starving themselves for success
Extreme dieting is leading to cases of Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport among men and women. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sharing Mayo Clinic: An active life restored, thanks to regenerative medicine
For years, Rick Amatuzio lived with severe back pain that kept him from the active life he'd always savored. But advanced diagnostic tests and regenerative medicine therapy at Mayo Clinic ultimately led to a complete recovery. Now Rick once again can play sports and enjoy the outdoors free from pain.? ? A typical weekend for [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Research News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Research News - December 9, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: news

Break a Sweat Over the Holidays, but Do It Safely
SATURDAY, Dec. 8, 2018 -- It's great to get exercise during the holidays, as long as you take steps to avoid injuries, a sports medicine expert says. " I would encourage everyone to get out and be active, but we want to be sure that you are able to... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 8, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Disruption of function: neurophysiological markers of cognitive deficits in retired football players - Ruiter KI, Boshra R, Doughty M, Noseworthy M, Connolly JF.
OBJECTIVE: Recent studies demonstrate that sports-related concussions can have negative consequences on long-term brain health. The goal of the present study was to determine whether retired Canadian Football League (CFL) athletes with a history of concuss... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Lower extremity injuries in ice hockey: current concepts - Irvine JN, Lynch S, Hanypsiak BT, Popkin CA.
Ice hockey is a fast-paced, collision sport requiring tremendous skill and finesse, yet ice hockey can be a harsh and violent game. It has one of the highest musculoskeletal injury rates in all of competitive sports. Razor sharp skates, aluminum sticks and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news

Acute effects of core stability exercises on balance control - Szafraniec R, Bara ńska J, Kuczyński M.
PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to investigate whether a single bout of core stability exercises improves body balance immediately after the bout of exercise and during a retention test. METHODS: The study involved 16 women (age 22-25 years, bod... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

Exercise can delay the development of Type 1 diabetes
(Natural News) When a person has Type 1 diabetes, they are unable to produce insulin, which the body needs to manage blood sugar. But according to a study led by researchers from the University of Birmingham, individuals with this lifelong condition can delay its progression through regular exercise during the first few months of diagnosis. If left untreated, Type 1... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Regular Exercise Benefits Breast Cancer Survivors Post-Surgery
(MedPage Today) -- Improves cardiac function, helps in weight reduction (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - December 7, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Most US Adults Have Not Gotten A Flu Shot For This Mild Season
(CNN) — Most US adults have not gotten a flu shot this season, according to a new survey from NORC, a research organization at the University of Chicago. As of mid-November, only 43% of surveyed people 18 or older said they had gotten vaccinated against the flu, according to NORC, which has conducted the National Immunization Survey for the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention since 2005. Another 14% who remain unvaccinated claim that they will get the shot, the survey indicates. Even if they do as they intend, that leaves considerably more than a third of adults (41%) who have not — and will not &mdas...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Flu Flu Shot Local TV Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Should you do cardio or lift weights?
Many people wonder what the best type of exercise is for burning calories. Cardiovascular exercises and weight training have different effects on the body and may influence weight loss or muscle gain. Here, learn more about how each type of exercise burns calories and which is best. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Generic Drugmaker To Sell Cheaper Alternative To EpiPen Injectors
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Generic drugmaker Sandoz announced plans Thursday to start selling an alternative to the EpiPen in the U.S. early next year. The EpiPen injector is used to halt life-threatening allergic reactions to insect bites, nuts and other foods. Brand-name EpiPen, which dominates the market, has been in short supply since spring because of production problems. Sandoz will sell prefilled syringes with the same medicine, the hormone epinephrine, under the name Symjepi. The price will be $250 for two, without insurance. Two generic versions of EpiPen are sold in the U.S. for $300 a pair, including one from Ep...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News EpiPen Local TV Source Type: news

Menopause a'Critical Window' for Lifestyle CVD Prevention Menopause a'Critical Window' for Lifestyle CVD Prevention
A healthy diet, exercise, and not smoking are all part of a heart-healthy lifestyle, but a new study suggests adherence at midlife is particularly important to reduce later atherosclerotic burden.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Depression in Men: It Looks Different Than You Might Think
There is a big emphasis in our society on men being strong and tough. They should be able to handle anything and shouldn’t struggle with emotions and feelings. They just tough it out and power through. The only problem with that is, it isn’t true. Men can’t just power through anything and the belief that you should be able to is putting you in a bad situation. When it comes to depression women are more likely to be diagnosed, but does that mean that men don’t struggle with it too?  It’s true that depression is more prevalent in women, however, that doesn’t mean t...
Source: Psych Central - December 7, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Julie K. Jones, Ph.D., LPC Tags: Bipolar Depression Men's Issues Stigma Stress Gender Differences Source Type: news

Healthy Lifestyle Lowers Odds of Breast Cancer ’ s Return
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - December 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Oncology, Sports Medicine, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Boy, 13, 'lost his imagination' after a horse kicked him in the head
Isaac Leyland was just eight years old when the accident occurred in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, in 2013. Now 13, he is making slow progress and recently took up sports again. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure - the one exercise you should AVOID or risk deadly hypertension
HIGH blood pressure risk could be lowered by making some diet or exercise changes. Exercise and physical activity is one of the best ways to lower your risk of hypertension symptoms. But you should avoid this exercise or risk deadly signs of high blood pressure. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Healthy Lifestyle Lowers Odds of Breast Cancer's Return
FRIDAY, Dec. 7, 2018 -- There's more evidence that when a survivor of early stage breast cancer takes up healthy eating and regular exercise, the odds of the disease returning go down. The key is sticking with such programs, said study lead author... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 7, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ghana: Afriyie Fitness Centre Honoured By Tema Police
[Ghanaian Times] Sports, health and fitness organisation, Afriyie Fitness Centre (AFC) has been presented with a citation by the Ghana Police Service for supporting the service's health walk held recently to mark the Police Week celebrations. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 7, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Planning processes for Chicago's 606 Trail spawned gentrification, study finds
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) In a paper published in the journal Cities, Alessandro Rigolon, a professor of recreation, sport and tourism at the University of Illinois, and University of Colorado urban and regional planning professor Jeremy Nemeth examined the planning processes associated with the 606 Trail and conclude that these processes may have made gentrification the most likely outcome. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news