Dr. Georgianna Donadio, PhD,MS,DC

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  • Wellesley Hills, MA

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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism:

    WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Type 2 diabetes may raise the risk of hearing loss, say researchers who recommend hearing tests for patients with the blood sugar disease.

    The researchers reviewed prior studies examining the link between diabetes and hearing loss. However, f...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease):

    WEDNESDAY, March 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A popular "app" that uses your smartphone to check your blood pressure is inaccurate, missing high blood pressure readings in four out of every five patients tested, researchers report.

    Instant Blood Pressure promises to provide an estimated b...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Vascular Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The diabetes drug Actos (pioglitazone) appears to protect people who've already had a stroke from suffering a second stroke, a new study finds.

    Along with standard treatment after a stroke -- including blood thinners, and blood pressure and cho...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism:

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 3, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Giving the diabetes drug metformin to obese pregnant women may not help their newborns come into the world at a healthier weight, a new trial finds.

    The study, reported Feb. 4 in the New England Journal of Medicine, adds to evidence that ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Maternal & Fetal Medicine:

    FRIDAY, Jan. 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Mothers-to-be who are both obese and diabetic have a higher risk of giving birth to a child with autism than healthy women, a new study suggests.

    The two conditions in combination nearly quadrupled the risk that a child would receive an autism dia...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    TUESDAY, Jan. 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women diagnosed with breast cancer who continue to smoke cigarettes are less likely to survive than those who never smoked or those who quit, new research finds.

    The study suggests that it's never too late to quit smoking to help boost cancer sur...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism:

    THURSDAY, Jan. 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- No one is excused from diabetes. That's the message behind a new public education campaign targeting the 86 million American adults with what's known as prediabetes.

    More than one in three adults in the United States has prediabetes, a serious h...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Adolescent Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- New survey results suggest that teenagers who go to tanning salons are more likely to smoke, drink and use illegal drugs and steroids.

    The findings, from Colorado, don't prove that indoor tanning prompts risky choices about drugs, alcohol and s...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Fitness:

    MONDAY, Jan. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Regular exercise is essential for keeping your heart healthy, and the more the better, experts from the American College of Cardiology's Sports and Exercise Cardiology Council say.

    The study authors examined recent research and found that even sma...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease):

    MONDAY, Jan. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The view from those upper floors may be breathtaking, but it might come with a risky cost: people living on higher floors appear less likely to survive cardiac arrest, a new study found.

    In fact, above the third floor, your chances of surviving ca...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Clinical Pathology & Laboratory Medicine:

    TUESDAY, Jan. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers report in a mouse study that they have found that central nervous system immune cells play a key role in repairing the blood-brain barrier.

    The blood-brain barrier prevents harmful substances in the blood from getting into the brain. ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Nutrition & Dietetics:

    THURSDAY, Jan. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Gradually reducing the amount of sugar in sweetened beverages could lead to major declines in obesity and diabetes, a new study suggests.

    Researchers calculated what would happen in the United Kingdom with a 40 percent reduction in sugar content ...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    TUESDAY, Jan. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Psychosis, including delusions and hallucinations, affects about half of Alzheimer's disease patients. And researchers have set out to clarify the link between these two conditions.

    Canadian researchers said they found that cerebrovascular disea...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease):

    MONDAY, Jan. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Newer blood pressure drugs are as safe and effective as older medications, new research suggests.

    Scientists at the NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City said their findings settle a longstanding debate about which ...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Interventional Cardiology:

    MONDAY, Dec. 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Early treatment to restore blood flow quickly once heart attack symptoms begin may reduce damage to the heart, a new study suggests.

    Patients who recognize the symptoms of a heart attack early on and receive immediate medical attention have better...Full Article