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  • EE. UU. da luz verde por primera vez a que médicos puedan recetar un videojuego

    San Francisco – La Agencia de Alimentos y Medicamentos de EE. UU. (FDA) dio el martes 16 de junio la luz verde por primera vez a que los médicos puedan recetar como tratamiento un videojuego, en este caso para el trastorno de déficit de atención con hiperactividad (TDAH). Se...
  • US gives green light for the first time to doctors to prescribe a video game

    San Francisco – The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave the green light for the first time on Tuesday June 16 for doctors to prescribe a video game as treatment, in this case for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This is the EndeavorRx video game, produced by Akili...
  • Seasonal allergies: 8 tips that offer relief

    Spring. The time of year when, as poet Alfred Lord Tennyson famously said, a young man’s (and woman’s) fancy “lightly turns to thoughts of love.” That is, of course, if you’re not sneezing, coughing or dealing with itchy eyes. Spring allergies seem to get worse every year. Is there...
  • Alergias estacionales: 8 consejos que ofrecen alivio.

    Primavera. La época del año en que, como el famoso poeta Alfred Lord Tennyson dijo, la fantasía de un joven (y de una mujer) “se vuelve ligeramente a los pensamientos de amor”. Eso es, por supuesto, si no está estornudando, tosiendo o lidiando con picazón en los ojos. Las...
  • 8 tips to make the most of your next doctor’s visit

    Visits to the doctor can be very productive with a little preparation work before the appointment, experts say. “For some people, visits to the doctor can be discouraging or even frightening, but there are steps you can take beforehand to improve the experience, encourage communication and therefore improve health...
  • 10 Doctor-Recommended New Year’s Resolutions

    StatePoint With the new year upon us, you may be looking for resolutions that will help to keep you and your loved ones healthy and happy in the year ahead. “This is the perfect time of year to consider your personal goals, and how you can make positive health...
  • Men’s Health Month: Making Men Feel Comfortable in Doc’s Office

    Eric Tegethoff, Public News Service – OR PORTLAND, Ore. — It’s Men’s Health Month, and doctors have a request for men: Get a checkup from your primary care physician. Doctor Safina Koreishi is a family medicine physician and medical director of the Columbia Pacific Coordinated Care Organization. She said...
  • A Heart Disease Risk Even Your Doctor May Not Know About

    NAPSI If you’re like most people, you’re familiar with LDL (low-density lipoprotein) and HDL (high-density lipoprotein), particles in the blood that carry what is often referred to as “bad” and “good” cholesterol. There is, however, another lipoprotein particle you should be aware of: lipoprotein(a), also known as Lp(a), which...

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