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More people might survive cardiac arrest if more bystanders tried hands-only CPR

(Reuters Health) – More lives could be saved after cardiac arrest if bystanders applied cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), even if it’s just the hands-only version, a new study suggests. With hands-only CPR emerging as an alternative to the traditional method – chest compressions coupled with mouth-to-mouth rescue breaths – Swedish researchers decided to investigate the impact… Read More »

Eating More Fish Might Mitigate Pollution’s Effects On Asthma : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image Oily fish such as salmon, sardines and lake trout, as well as some plant sources such as walnuts and flaxseed, can be good, tasty sources of omega-3 fatty acids. MinoruM/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption MinoruM/Getty Images It’s long been known that air pollution influences the risk — and severity — of… Read More »