March 26, 2013

A new study by researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the Shanghai Cancer Institute found women who ate more soy food prior to a diagnosis of lung cancer lived longer than those who consumed less. Read more...

Healthy fiesta-themed cooking class to be tomorrow at the Dayani Center


The Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness will be hosting a hands-on cooking class Wednesday, March 27, 5:30-7 p.m. The fiesta-themed class will be taught by dietetic interns Jenna Brinkman and Taylor Burnette, and will feature healthy Mexican-inspired dishes. Read more...

From "Vanderbilt Medicine:" Initiative sounds the alarm on sleep apnea


With the use of a CPAP machine and perhaps a loving nudge from a spouse, sleep apnea is often easily controlled in the comfort of one's own home. But what happens when someone with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has to be admitted to the hospital? Read more...