June Health News Review
June 4, 2015
Dr. Arnold's latest Pitching Newsletter - The Harm of 'Throwing Over the Top', Part 2
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#5 - Why We Need More Nurses - NY Times May 28, 2015
“The biggest change in the last five to 10 years is
the unrelenting emphasis on boosting their profit margins at the expense
of patient safety. Absolutely every decision is made on the basis of
"These bottled water companies say they're just
meeting consumer demand. But who would demand a less sustainable, less
tasty, way more expensive product? Bottled water costs about 2,000 times
more than tap water. Can you imagine paying 2,000 times the price for
anything else? How about a $10,000 sandwich?"
#3 - Fine particulate air pollution linked to risk of childhood autism - ScienceDaily May 21, 2015
"This type of pollution refers to particles found in the air that are less than 2.5 micrometers in diameter, or 1/30th the average width of a human hair...includes dust, dirt, soot and smoke. Because of its small size, this type of pollution can reach deeply into the lungs and get into the blood stream."
#2 - Sunshine alone not enough for vitamin D during pregnancy - ScienceDaily May 18, 2015
"Pregnant women with vitamin D deficiencies may be at
greater risk of various problems and complications, both for themselves
and their babies. It's imperative for pregnant women and the medical
community at large, to recognize the importance of vitamin D in overall
-Dr. Karros Spiros
#1 - Walking an extra two minutes each hour may offset hazards of sitting too long - ScienceDaily April 30, 2015
"....there is no benefit to decreasing sitting by two
minutes each hour and adding a corresponding two minutes more of low
intensity activities. However, a 'trade-off of sitting for light
intensity activities for two minutes each hour was associated with a 33%
lower risk of dying."
"Dr. Arnold was fantastic with my 13 year old son...He
took the time to explain in detail why his injury may have occurred and
how to prevent it in the future."
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