RadioMD: Health News

RadioMD Health News

October 18, 20161 min
RadioMD News... I'm John ByrdLife expectancy in the U.S. is holding for a 3rd straight year at 79 years of age, finds a new government study. The top 2 causes of death remain the same, heart disease and cancer, but both rates have dropped significantly. 40 other countries have longer life expectancy, topped by Japan and Iceland at 83.Two new types of bandages are signaling a new wave of technology being applied to adhesives. A bandage that delivers pain medication ibuprofen directly to the location needed and another that uses electronics to deliver the medication. Both could be on the market soon.And... your partner may actually be deaf, not ignoring you, when they are on their mobile device. Researchers have discovered that vision and hearing functions share space in the brain and it is often is forced to choose between them. This can cause problems in many areas of life, such as not hearing the approaching car when you are on your device, or the driver not hearing the bicycle bell while concentrating on dri

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