UAMS Opens Unique Women’s Only Psychiatric Unit
When a woman has been traumatized by rape or other abuse by men, it may be more difficult to heal when placed in a mixed-sex psychiatric unit. ...Read More
|Relieving the Burden|
Less waiting, lower cost and spa-like setting gaining fans for Velocity Care Urgent Treatment Center
LITTLE ROCK--Velocity Care Urgent Treatment Center has an advertisement that says, “Come in wheezing, come out breathing.” Recent patient Fay Jean Royce found out that the care she received was exactly as advertised.
|PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Grant Morshedi, MD |
UAMS Ophthalmologist, Cataract/Glaucoma Specialist, Assistant Professor
When Grant Morshedi, MD, got involved as a young medical student with the Student Sight Savers Program through UAMS Jones Eye Institute, he was smitten with ophthalmology.
|HEALTHCARE LEADER: Mohammed Mahmoud Moursi, MD|
UAMS Division Chief, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
On a typical day, Mohammed Moursi, MD, may start his work day at 7 a.m. with a UAMS Department of Surgery morbidity and mortality conference. Then he’ll head to the OR for big cases or several smaller ones.
|Intervention by Vascular Surgeons Can Help Prevent Limb Loss in Diabetics|
The diabetic population is increasing, in part caused by a growing percentage of older people in America. The risk of peripheral artery disease is about 20 times more common than with non-diabetics, and diabetics have a 15 to 20 times increased chance of lower extremity amputation versus non-diabetics.
Dr. Deepak Thomas Joins Physicians at St. Bernards Heart and Vascular
Dr. Deepak Thomas has joined the medical staff at St. Bernards Heart and Vascular, the largest cardiology practice in the region.
|Six Ways Curcumin Can Help You Sleep More and Stress Less - Huffington Post Canada|
Posted Wednesday, December 4, 2013 11:55 am CST
Six Ways Curcumin Can Help You Sleep More and Stress LessHuffington Post CanadaProtect against cancer: It's hard to find someone today who hasn't been affected by cancer, whether through a friend, a family member or even a personal battle. Curcumin has been shown to reduce chemo side effects, and even take preventative measures ...
|Elkins volleyball duo set for Division I careers - Your Houston News|
Posted Wednesday, December 4, 2013 12:07 pm CST
Elkins volleyball duo set for Division I careersYour Houston NewsElkins volleyball duo set for Division I careers. Elkins senior Bailey Banks signed a volleyball scholarship with the University of North Texas, celebrating the achievement with her family at Elkins High School. ... She was also recruited for both ...and more »
|Emory plastic surgeon and professor killed in Dawson County plane crash - Atlanta Journal Constitution|
Posted Wednesday, December 4, 2013 10:53 am CST
|Grandma Obamacare - American Spectator|
Posted Wednesday, December 4, 2013 5:38 am CST
Grandma ObamacareAmerican SpectatorAnd the quality of medical care was suffering, too: In an effort to control costs, in an effort to control costs, insurance companies often denied or delayed treatment prescribed by doctors in deference to their corporate bottom lines. ... you heard on ...and more »
|4 Killed in Arkansas Shooting in US - Fars News Agency|
Posted Wednesday, December 4, 2013 3:23 am CST
Fars News Agency
4 Killed in Arkansas Shooting in USFars News AgencyTEHRAN (FNA)- Four people, including two children, were found shot dead at a home in the US state of Arkansas Tuesday. The shooting happened at a residence in Alma city in West Arkansas. Local TV station KHBS reported the victims were ... The motive of ...and more »
|PeeperSpecs continues to help others see the world a little more clearly by ... - SYS-CON Media (press release)|
Posted Tuesday, December 3, 2013 3:45 pm CST