OnCentralhttp://oncentral.org/rss/latest/The latest stories from OnCentralen-usMon, 04 Feb 2013 09:00:54 -0800We've moved!http://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/04/weve-moved/But don't worry – nothing's changing except for our URL.Mon, 04 Feb 2013 09:00:54 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/04/weve-moved/7 myths (and 9 truths) about obesityhttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/01/7-myths-and-9-truths-about-obesity/No, sex does not burn up to 300 calories – but genetics can affect your weight.Fri, 01 Feb 2013 16:25:35 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/01/7-myths-and-9-truths-about-obesity/Super Bowl Sunday: A feast of football, calories and fathttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/01/super-bowl-sunday-a-feast-of-football-calories-fat/Super Bowl Sunday is second only to Thanksgiving in the amount of fat and calories consumed. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 12:05:11 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/01/super-bowl-sunday-a-feast-of-football-calories-fat/Medical school restrictions linked to doctors' prescribing habitshttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/01/med-school-restrictions-linked-to-doctors-prescrip/Medical schools who forbid their doctors from accepting gifts from the pharmaceutical industry graduate students who are less inclined to prescribe newly-marketed drugs, says a new study.Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:43:26 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/01/med-school-restrictions-linked-to-doctors-prescrip/The flu is waning and dangerous energy drinks: In health news todayhttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/01/the-flu-is-waning-and-dangerous-energy-drinks-in-h/OnCentral's daily round-up of the health headlines southside Angelenos ought to know about.Fri, 01 Feb 2013 10:04:00 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/02/01/the-flu-is-waning-and-dangerous-energy-drinks-in-h/What's the doctor-patient ratio in South LA?http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/31/whats-the-doctor-patient-ratio-in-south-la/At its best, South Los Angeles' doctor-patient ratio hardly qualifies as "good."Thu, 31 Jan 2013 16:32:28 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/31/whats-the-doctor-patient-ratio-in-south-la/Obesity's ties to MS and more marriage benefits: In health news todayhttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/31/obesitys-ties-to-ms-and-more-marriage-benefits-in-/OnCentral's daily round-up of the health headlines southside Angelenos ought to know about.Thu, 31 Jan 2013 11:18:51 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/31/obesitys-ties-to-ms-and-more-marriage-benefits-in-/Eating fried food linked to upped prostate cancer riskhttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/30/eating-fried-food-linked-to-upped-prostate-cancer-/A new study says weekly fried food consumption may increase a man's prostate cancer risk by up to 37 percent.Wed, 30 Jan 2013 15:09:28 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/30/eating-fried-food-linked-to-upped-prostate-cancer-/Vegetarians less likely to die from heart diseasehttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/30/vegetarians-less-likely-to-have-die-from-heart-dis/A new has found that vegetarians have about a third less risk of hospitalization or death from heart disease than carnivores do.Wed, 30 Jan 2013 14:20:29 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/30/vegetarians-less-likely-to-have-die-from-heart-dis/Senate report: US is 16,000 primary care doctors shorthttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/30/senate-report-us-is-16000-primary-care-doctors-sho/If nothing changes by 2025, the shortage of doctors is expected to grow to 52,000.Wed, 30 Jan 2013 10:59:45 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/30/senate-report-us-is-16000-primary-care-doctors-sho/Flu shots and what erections say about the heart: In health news todayhttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/30/flu-shots-and-what-erections-say-about-the-heart-i/OnCentral's daily round-up of the health headlines southside Angelenos ought to know about.Wed, 30 Jan 2013 09:07:29 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/30/flu-shots-and-what-erections-say-about-the-heart-i/CDC: Adult vaccination rate in US 'unacceptably low'http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/29/cdc-adult-vaccination-rate-in-us-unacceptably-low/The country isn't on track to meet its 2020 goals for vaccination coverage, said the federal health agency in a new report.Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:09:48 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/29/cdc-adult-vaccination-rate-in-us-unacceptably-low/Gatorade to remove hotly debated ingredient from their recipehttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/29/gatorade-to-remove-highly-debated-ingredient-from-/Brominated vegetable oil, which contains an ingredient found in flame retardants, is now being removed from the Gatorade formula.Tue, 29 Jan 2013 10:45:42 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/29/gatorade-to-remove-highly-debated-ingredient-from-/Deadly poultry and kids with migraines: In health news todayhttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/29/deadly-poultry-and-kids-with-migraines-in-health-n/OnCentral's daily round-up of the health headlines southside Angelenos ought to know about.Tue, 29 Jan 2013 09:02:35 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/29/deadly-poultry-and-kids-with-migraines-in-health-n/Survey sheds light on how US adults track their healthhttp://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/28/survey-sheds-light-on-how-us-adults-track-their-he/About half of those who do track health indicators report doing so "in their heads," says Pew.Mon, 28 Jan 2013 15:50:28 -0800http://oncentral.org/news/2013/01/28/survey-sheds-light-on-how-us-adults-track-their-he/