Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

November 23, 2014
The Lancet: Universal health coverage for US military veterans within reach, but many still lack coverage
Over a million US military veterans lacked healthcare coverage in 2012, according to new estimates published in The Lancet.

Suicide risk falls substantially after talk therapy
Repeat suicide attempts and deaths by suicide were roughly 25 percent lower among a group of Danish people who underwent voluntary short-term psychosocial counseling after a suicide attempt, new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health-led research suggests.

'Good fat' could help manage type 2 diabetes
A special type of fat found in some people could be used to manage type 2 diabetes.

G20 talk fest echoed on Twitter
Brisbane's G20 Leaders' Summit proved a Twitter talk fest, attracting 1.02 million tweets since Oct.
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