Just 20% of People in the U.S. Has Optimal Heart Health

According to a new study published by the American Heart Association, about 4 out of 5 people in the US have low to moderate cardiovascular health based on the American Heart Association’s new Life’s Essential 8 ™ checklist. Circulation Journal Report: New Life’s Essential 8 ™ score reveals concerning data. The US population was found … Read more

UNT Health Science Center Opens Regional Simulation Center With ‘Fully Immersive’ VR Rooms » Dallas Innovates

Immersive simulation space at UNT HSC’s Regional Simulation Center. [Rendering: UNT HSC] Simulation is a key part of health care education. Now the UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth has taken it to a whole new level by opening the first virtual-reality “simulation center” in Texas. A ribbon-cutting was held Thursday for UNT HSC’s … Read more

Startling new science reveals the truth about chronic pain

That’s not something you’d expect to hear from a doctor, especially one with the bona fides of Haider Warraich, a Brigham and Women’s Hospital physician and assistant professor at Harvard Medical School. The “misguided miseducation” of Western medicine, he argues, stems from “turning persons into patients and healers into providers, and by separating the body … Read more

UNT Health Science Center Opens Regional Simulation Center With Fully Immersive VR Rooms

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth made history on Thursday with the opening of the first immersive virtual reality simulation center in Texas. A ribbon-cutting ceremony – featuring Dr. Michael R. Williams, chancellor of the UNT System and HSC president, as well as HSC students, faculty and staff – took … Read more

John Walter Named CEO of Food Allergy Science Initiative | Business

CAMBRIDGE, Mass .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Jun 24, 2022– The Food Allergy Science Initiative (FASI) today named veteran healthcare research leader John Walter as CEO of the food allergy research organization. Walter had served as chief operating officer for FASI since January of this year. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: … Read more

Large Study Finds That Miscarriages or Stillbirths Can Increase The Risk of Stroke

New research shows women who have had a miscarriage or stillbirth, have an increased risk of stroke – when blood can not get to the brain, because of a blocked or burst artery. That risk increases with each miscarriage or stillbirth. Trying to establish this link is difficult because it requires following a large number … Read more

CBD marketing for dogs way ahead of the science, experts say

1/5 Veterinarian and educator Joseph Wakshlag has found success using CBD for a variety of health conditions in canines. Photo courtesy of Joseph Wakshlag NEW YORK, June 24 (UPI) – Dog owners give their furry companions CBD-based products to treat everything from anxiety to arthritis, but just like with humans, benefits of the compound for … Read more