DRINK THIS! From a Bordeaux (France) population-based study: "Light-to-moderate drinking (one to three drinks per day) was significantly associated with a lower risk of any dementia (hazard ratio 0.58 [95% CI 0.38-0.90]) and vascular dementia (hazard ratio 0.29 [0.09-0.93])." http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15455646
Mortality vs Increased Sugar Consumption--Yang et al examine time trends of added sugar consumption as percentage of daily calories in the United States and investigate the association of this consumption with cardiovascular disease mortality.
Hazard Ratio::: measure of survival or time-to-event analysis. same as Relative Risk. 1 means there is no difference. less than 1 means that there is a protective effects. over 1 means that there is a detrimental effect
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Temporal Association of Certain Neuropsychiatric Disorders Following Vaccination of Children and Adolescents: A Pilot Case–Control Study
Handball load and shoulder injury rate: a 31-week cohort study of 679 elite youth handball players 🤾♀️🏅🤾♂️ Handball is a very dynamic and entertaining sport but athletes are exposed to high demands and are susceptible to injuries. Here load, external rotation shoulder strength and scapular dyskinesis were measured and hazard ratio's calculated based on changes in load and the above factors. For more detailed analysis and statistics read the paper online - link on twitter 🤾♀️🤾♂️🎓📚…
Pass the ice cream: Fat people can be as healthy as thin people (as long as they exercise)