THURSDAY, March 1 (Healthday News) -- Researchers are looking for 100,000 female nurses and nursing students to join the long-running Nurses' Health Study, which has yielded insight into a wide range of health issues, such as the benefits of physical activity and whole grains and the dangers of tobacco and trans fats. read more..
Dangerous Bacteria Also Spreads Outside Hospitals: CDC
TUESDAY, March 6 (Healthday News) -- The dangerous bacteria Clostridium difficile spreads not only in hospitals but also in other health-care settings, causing infections and death rates to hit "historic highs," U.S. Health Officials reported Tuesday. read more..