Imperial Valley News
Notre Dame, Indiana - Corporate social responsibility, or CSR - a name for the actions companies take to advance social good, above and beyond that which is required by law - continues to draw interest from practitioners and academics alike. One question that practitioners have is whether CSR impacts their firm’s performance.
Camp Pendleton, California - Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton staff members celebrated the 145th birthday of the U.S. Navy Medical Corps with a cake-cutting ceremony March 3.
Phoenix, Arizona - Women who ate five or more servings of yogurt per week had a lower risk of developing high blood pressure compared to those who rarely ate yogurt, according to research presented at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions.
Moderate drinking has risks and benefits, however, heavy drinking heightens short- and long-term risk of heart attack, stroke
Phoenix, Arizona - Drinking alcohol is associated with an immediate higher risk of suffering a heart attack or stroke. The risk lessens and can become protective after 24 hours for moderate drinking but remains high for heavy drinking, according to research presented at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions.
Phoenix, Arizona - Lowering prices on fruits and vegetables may be more effective in reducing heart disease than mass media campaigns over 15 years, according to an updated analysis presented at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Glycemic index, a measure of carbohydrate intake and glucose levels, was associated with increased risk of lung cancer in non-Hispanic whites, with a significantly higher risk in those who had never smoked, according to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.