News Beats features heart health news stories from around the world and handy library tips. In a world where new information overload is common, you need tools to focus your attention. We do the leg work so you can be relaxed and informed. Bookmark this page to keep your finger on the pulse of Library & Learning Resource Center developments and current cardiovascular news.
From the headlines . . .
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March 6, 2014
"Why Everyone Should Walk 30 Minutes a Day"
March 4, 2014
"Move It--or Lose It"
[Illnesses caused by lack of exercise kill far more people than traffic accidents]
March 3, 2014
"Angry People Are at Risk of Heart Attacks"
February 24, 2014
"Most Americans Don't Fear Dying of a Heart Attack"
[Heart disease is #1 killer of Americans but most aren't afraid of dying from it]
February 21, 2014
"Men's and Women's Hearts are Significantly Different"
February 20, 2014
"Can Stem Cells Heal Broken Hearts?"
[Largest stem cell study ever involving heart attack patients is underway]
February 18, 2014
"Top 3 Food Ingredients that Hurt Your Heart"
February 11, 2014
"Survey Finds Most Americans Misinformed About Heart Health"
From the Library . . .
E-news: We want to get your attention so you can take advantage of some of the great resources available at the THI library.
- PubMed "sort by relevance" can save you time.
- Drinking tea can make you warm and cozy and help your heart.
- Thousands of journals are accessible for free with the right connections.
- Celebrate Thanksgiving the healthy way.
Come by the library for a class, a journal, a book, or to get help from a staff member. Read the November issue ... E-news.
Best Books: Several new books are highlighted on the best books page, focused this month on cardiac arrhythmias. Visit the Library or use the catalog to check out our full collection.
If you would like to submit your favorite picks or share a book review, contact Rebecca Ajtai, Coordinator of Library Services.
Updated March 6, 2014