Author | Will Bonesso


Marathon Runners Have Low Risk of Cardiac Arrest

January 13, 2012

A study of over 10 million runners of marathons and half-marathons has found that participating in these events is associated with a low risk of cardiac arrest compared with other athletic activities.

Low Vitamin D Levels Associated with Depression

January 12, 2012

Low vitamin D levels are associated with an elevated risk of depression, researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have found.

‘Doctor In Your Car' Feature to be Developed by Ford, Microsoft

January 12, 2012

'Doctor in Your Car' helps drivers monitor health and wellness while in their cars.

Biomarkers May Help Detect Alzheimer's Disease 10 Years in Advance

January 06, 2012

Altered levels of substances known as biomarkers in spinal fluid may predict the development of Alzheimer's disease up to 10 years before the condition can be diagnosed based on mental functioning, a new study by researchers in Sweden suggests.