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Colleen Fleiss

Colleen is a well-versed medical writer, who has written on various medical topics. She writes under her pen name contributing news to Medindia.

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New Vertigo Type Discovered

New Vertigo Type Discovered

New type of vertigo with no known cause has been identified by neurologists.

Research News
Ultrasound Surgery: New Treatment for High Blood Pressure

Ultrasound Surgery: New Treatment for High Blood Pressure

New surgery involving ultrasound energy targets the nerves connected to the kidney has been found to significantly reduce blood pressure in patients with hypertension.

Research News
Heart Failure Patients Report High Levels of Loneliness

Heart Failure Patients Report High Levels of Loneliness

Heart failure patients who felt socially isolated were much more likely to die or be hospitalized than more socially connected patients.

Heart Disease News
Cinnamon E-cigarette Flavoring Impairs Lung Function

Cinnamon E-cigarette Flavoring Impairs Lung Function

Cinnamon, the commonly used e-cigarette flavoring was found to impair lung function, revealed new study.

Research News
Hand Grip Strength Linked to All-cause Mortality

Hand Grip Strength Linked to All-cause Mortality

Increasing strength and fitness may offset the adverse health consequences of spending a large proportion of leisure time sitting down and watching a screen.

Research News