Health News of the Day

Health News of the Day is a daily summary made from the selected links I post on Twitter. It is in a bullet points format with links to the original sources which include 350 RSS feeds that produce about 2,500 items per day:

Holiday Spikes - Rates of invasive pneumococcal disease in the U.S. increase dramatically during winter holidays

Gene findings support for a causal role of Lp(a) lipoprotein in coronary disease

Early-repolarization in the inferior ECG leads asociated with an increased risk of death from cardiac causes

People with low education were 31% more likely to suffer a heart attack than those with education beyond high school

Omega-3 fatty acids decrease risk of progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) by 30%

20 ways to get healthier for free - CNN - Not all of them are evidence-based of course but a few can be useful.

5 tips for getting what you need from your doctor - CNN      

“The Checklist Manifesto” - A Hospital How-To Guide That Mother Would Love - NYT

Medical news tweets are not research articles - they are 140-character messages - please always go to the original source, links, etc. Tweets and links do not represent endorsement, approval or support. Image source:, public domain.

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1 comment:

  1. It's great that you still find time to post Health News for the day with links that you are sharing with your followers on Twitter.

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