Health News on November 3, 2010
Injuries and illnesses 'increase levels of elderly disability'
A new study has found that the illnesses and injuries that can restrict the activity of older adults or land them in the hospital are linked to worsening functional ability, especially among those who are physically frail. ANI
Working in shifts 'ups risk of injury on the job'
A new study has revealed that Canadians who work night and rotating shifts are almost twice as likely to be injured on the job than those working regular day shifts. ANI
Black raspberries 'highly effective in preventing colorectal cancer'
A new study has suggested that eating black raspberries could reduce your risk of getting colon cancer. ANI