Posts Tagged ‘disease’

Start Making Sense Let’s Use Prevention, Part 4

Another part of reinventing medical and health care would be to provide continuing medical education that is preventive in nature to physicians and other health care providers, as well as foundational preventive medical education to physicians in training, in medical school and in residency programs.

Parkinson’s Risk Lower in Smokers

A new study supports previous research that found that smokers may be at lower risk of developing Parkinson’s disease. Dr. Jay M. Gorell, of Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, and colleagues compared the smoking and alcohol drinking habits of 144 Parkinson’s disease patients with 464 people the same age that did not have the […]