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Archive for June, 2018

National Health News, Newsroom Smoking and diabetes linked to brain calcifications

Smoking and diabetes linked to brain calcifications

e who smoke or have diabetes may be at increased risk of calcifications in a region of the brain crucial to memory, according to a new study published online in the journal Radiology.

6/13/18 at 3:08 pm     523          ScienceDaily
Local Health News, Newsroom Chatham, Harwich, Orleans and Brewster move forward with watershed pact

Chatham, Harwich, Orleans and Brewster move forward with watershed pact

ieces to the wastewater cleanup puzzle for Pleasant Bay are starting to come together. Town meetings this spring in all four towns that overlap the 21,600-acre watershed approved an article directing selectmen to approve and execute an inter-municipal agreement that paves the way for a Pleasant Bay watershed permit from the state Department of […]

6/13/18 at 3:02 pm     448      , , ,     Cape Cod Times
Local Health News, Newsroom Debate Continues On Whether Alum Treatments Are Worth Their Salt

Debate Continues On Whether Alum Treatments Are Worth Their Salt

treatments, which have been used to improve pond health on Cape Cod by reducing the effects of phosphorus, remain controversial.

6/13/18 at 2:44 pm     386      , ,     Cape Cod Chronicle
Local Health News, Newsroom Report: Cape’s skin cancer rate among nation’s worst

Report: Cape’s skin cancer rate among nation’s worst

’s a price to pay for years of unprotected fun in the sun. Several recent reports show that skin cancer rates are particularly high on the Cape and Islands, and physicians are urging residents to be screened for moles and to apply sunscreen liberally.

6/13/18 at 2:36 pm     390      , ,     Cape Cod Times