CSANews Issue 66 / Health Pulse

Issue 66 Spring 2008

Hormone Replacement Therapy
Posted date : May 24, 2008.
Hormone Replacement Therapy - The heart attack risk associated with HRT, which has been prevalent in medical journals and even in this humble magazine, may have been misdiagnosed a....   Read more...

Healthy Eating for Seniors
Posted date : May 24, 2008.
Healthy Eating for Seniors - At a recent Winter Information meeting, a CSA member asked me what the latest advice was regarding healthy eating for seniors, claiming that he had be....   Read more...

Trip to the Doctor
Posted date : May 24, 2008.
Trip to the Doctor - Bring a list of medical concerns with you to your appointment, to discuss with your doctor.Bring a list of the medications, vitamins and other supplem....   Read more...

Posted date : May 24, 2008.
Vaccinations - Influenza - Every year Pneumonia - At least once,starting at age 65Tetanus/diphtheria - Every 10 years after age 64, one booster should include whoopi....   Read more...

Mini-Strokes Need to be Treated
Posted date : May 24, 2008.
Mini-Strokes Need to be Treated - Mini-strokes lead to a major stroke within one week, in one out of 20 people, and should be treated as a medical emergency, British doctors recently r....   Read more...