Public Health in the News (6/30/19 – 7/13/19)

By Grace Bellinger, NPHR Editor-in-Chief

Global

  • New studies suggest that a combination of healthy lifestyle habits can reduce the risk of developing Azheimer’s disease.

National

  • New analysis shows that even a modest reduction in daily caloric intake, about 300 calories, may have protective benefits for the heart.

Northwestern

  • Northwestern study finds that sound stimulation during deep sleep may improve memory in people with mild cognitive impairment.
  • Northwestern professor leads a large clinical trial suggesting that a drug may reduce pain and improve physical function in osteoarthritis patients.

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