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Surprise Values of Common Triggers Predict Daily Headache Activity – Clinical Pain Advisor

Uncommon levels, or surprise values, of potential headache triggers were associated with headache activity, according to a study published in Headache. Researchers completed a secondary analysis of the Headache Prediction Study to evaluate the effect surprise values, or the amount a trigger differs from the normal routine, has on causing a headache attack. Trigger surprise values… Read More »

Spending dips on health care for the Medicare elderly: Improvements in cardiovascular care for elderly save billions in health care costs – Science Daily

Health care spending among the Medicare population age 65 and older has slowed dramatically since 2005, and as much as half of that reduction can be attributed to reduced spending on cardiovascular disease, a new Harvard study has found. Led by David Cutler, the Otto Eckstein Professor of Applied Economics, a team of researchers showed… Read More »

Slap on suncreen daily, new guidelines say

Australians should be slapping on sunscreen every day under new guidelines aimed at cutting the nation’s skin cancer rates. The new policy is a step up from the old advice, which recommended people use sunscreen when planning to spend time outside. But sun safety authorities now say that’s insufficient to guard against DNA damage caused… Read More »