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Nuts: Associated With Weight Loss

Eating one ounce serving of any type of nuts or peanuts, in place of foods generally considered low in nutritional value, is associated with a lower risk of long-term weight gain and obesity. According to a food-frequency questionnaire submitted to participants every four years in three different established study groups of 25,394 men in the… Read More »

How hearing loss treatment can help Alzheimer's patients

In patients with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, the brain is attacked and everyday functions become impossible or extremely difficult. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, a startling 5.7 million people in the United States suffer from Alzheimer’s and other dementia diseases, costing the nation about $ 277 billion in 2018. Despite awareness and research into… Read More »

Tenet Q3 results 'mixed at best' with lower admissions, net loss

Brief Published Nov. 6, 2018 Dive Brief: Tenet Health reported Tuesday that admissions on a same facility basis fell 2% during the third quarter compared to a year earlier. The chain’s outpatient totals were not much better, increasing slightly by 0.4%. “Our hospitals did not meet our expectations and we are focusing on specific areas… Read More »