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How does lymphoma affect the sleep quality and overall quality of life of long-term survivors?

Posted by on Jan 6, 2018 in Hodgkin's lymphoma | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study analyzed the long-term effects of cancer on sleep quality and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in 9-year NHL and HL survivors. The study concluded that poor sleep is associated with poor HRQOL. Some background Improvements in detecting and treating cancer have led to declining mortality rates. As the number of cancer...

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How does lymphoma affect the sleep quality and overall quality of life of long-term survivors?

Posted by on Jan 6, 2018 in Hodgkin's lymphoma | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study analyzed the long-term effects of cancer on sleep quality and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in 9-year NHL and HL survivors. The study concluded that poor sleep is associated with poor HRQOL. Some background Improvements in detecting and treating cancer have led to declining mortality rates. As the number of cancer...

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How does lymphoma affect the sleep quality and overall quality of life of long-term survivors?

Posted by on Jan 6, 2018 in Non-Hodgkin lymphoma | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study analyzed the long-term effects of cancer on sleep quality and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in 9-year NHL and HL survivors. The study concluded that poor sleep is associated with poor HRQOL. Some background Improvements in detecting and treating cancer have led to declining mortality rates. As the number of cancer...

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How does lymphoma affect the sleep quality and overall quality of life of long-term survivors?

Posted by on Jan 6, 2018 in Non-Hodgkin lymphoma | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study analyzed the long-term effects of cancer on sleep quality and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in 9-year NHL and HL survivors. The study concluded that poor sleep is associated with poor HRQOL. Some background Improvements in detecting and treating cancer have led to declining mortality rates. As the number of cancer...

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Does cardiorespiratory fitness improve survival in patients with resistant hypertension?

Posted by on Dec 23, 2017 in Hypertension | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effects of cardiorespiratory fitness on survival in high-risk patients with resistant hypertension. They found that patients with greater cardiorespiratory fitness had a greater survival rate compared to those with lower fitness levels. Some background Cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) is important for...

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Reversing a Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis With Diet?

Reversing a Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis With Diet?

Posted by on Dec 18, 2017 in Blog, Diabetes mellitus | 4 comments

Both lifestyle (the amount of sleep you get at night, amount of exercise, your levels of stress and the foods you consume) as well as genetics play a role in the development of Type 2 diabetes.  People can be overweight and yet never develop Type 2 diabetes or they can be be thin and develop Type 2.  A genetic predisposition is part of the equation.  But...

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Yoga and self-hypnosis can reduce emotional distress and fatigue in breast cancer patients

Posted by on Dec 9, 2017 in Breast cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to compare the effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), yoga, and self-hypnosis as psychological interventions for breast cancer patients. This study found that mind-body therapies are an effective approach. Some background There are many side effects that can be associated with cancer diagnosis and...

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Do sleep disorders influence the risk of stroke?

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in Stroke | 0 comments

In a nutshell This article described the link between sleep wake disturbances and stroke incidence, recovery and recurrence. The authors concluded that sleep wake disturbances are a risk factor for stroke and negatively affect recovery. Some background Stroke patients regularly experience mental and physical impairments. They commonly suffer from...

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