UC Health http://wvxu.org en What keeps us awake nights http://wvxu.org/post/what-keeps-us-awake-nights <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 29291 at http://wvxu.org What keeps us awake nights Learn about effective ways to manage your chronic pain http://wvxu.org/post/learn-about-effective-ways-manage-your-chronic-pain <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 29100 at http://wvxu.org Learn about effective ways to manage your chronic pain Are Regular Mammograms Necessary? http://wvxu.org/post/are-regular-mammograms-necessary <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A 25-year study involving 90,000 Canadian women aged 40 to 59 found no benefit for women who were randomly assigned to have mammograms. It found death rates from breast cancer and from all causes were the same in women who got mammograms and those who did not. The study continues the controversy over the value of mammograms in detecting <a href="http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/index" target="_blank">cancer</a>. Dr. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 23734 at http://wvxu.org Are Regular Mammograms Necessary? Paralyzed people can walk thanks to wearable robot http://wvxu.org/post/paralyzed-people-can-walk-thanks-wearable-robot <p>This is what actor Christopher Reeve dreamed of<strong>... a bionic machine that helps paralyzed people walk. </strong>Drake Center is one of 20 facilities in the world to have an Exoskeleton. It is kind of like a backpack with leg and foot support. Therapists program the parameters and paraplegics can walk slowly. For 29 year old Kevin Moeller, who's been in a wheelchair ten years, it gives him <strong>new freedom and the ability to have his natural height </strong>of six foot. Ann Thompson reports in "Focus on Technology."</p><p></p><p><strong> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 09:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 10582 at http://wvxu.org Paralyzed people can walk thanks to wearable robot