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Computed tomography scans reduce lung cancer death risk

Screening and treatment of lung cancer patients using low-dose computed tomography lowered death risk from the disease by 26 percent for men and 39 p...

Computed tomography scans reduce lung cancer death risk

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Statins may reduce death risk from colorectal cancer People who already used statins before receiving a colorectal cancer diagnosis had an 18 percent lower risk of dying from cancer...
18:32, 2019-05-09

Does vitamin A help reduce skin cancer risk? A new study suggests that people who have a higher vitamin A intake may have a lower risk of developing a common form of skin cancer....
03:04, 2019-08-03

Current and ex smokers may lower lung cancer risk with exercise (Reuters Health) - Men who are current or former smokers may be less likely to develop or die from lung cancer when they're more physically fit, a re...
22:28, 2019-10-18

More evidence welding fumes raise lung cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Workers exposed to welding fumes are more likely to develop lung cancer than those not exposed to the fumes, and a new study sugge...
00:16, 2019-05-22

Eating mushrooms might reduce prostate cancer risk A new study concludes that men who regularly eat mushrooms have a lower risk of developing prostate cancer than those who rarely eat mushrooms....
02:44, 2019-09-13

Eating Yogurt May Reduce Risk Of Bowel Cancer In Men The findings revealed that eating two or more weekly servings of yogurt may help to lower the risk of developing the abnormal growths of tissues (ade...
08:44, 2019-06-20

Lung cancer screening guidelines may miss more African Americans at risk Current lung cancer screening guidelines may need to be less restrictive when it comes to African American smokers, a new study suggests....
22:32, 2019-06-27

Swapping red meat for chicken may reduce breast cancer risk A new study in the International Journal of Cancer found that women who switched to poultry from beef, lamb or pork were 28 percent less likely to ge...
19:20, 2019-08-07

Replacing 'beef with chicken' could reduce breast cancer risk The role of nutrition in cancer is a hot topic. A new study concludes that red meat increases the risk of breast cancer, but poultry may reduce risk....
05:04, 2019-08-12

Simple dietary changes may reduce cancer risk, increase lifespan The health benefits of fruit and vegetables are partly due to flavonoids. A new study concludes that consuming more flavonoids each day may extend li...
02:56, 2019-08-17

Study: Radiation drives up cardiac event risk for lung cancer patients While radiation treatment may help rid patients of lung cancer, it may bring on a number of other cardiovascular conditions, a new study show....
22:48, 2019-06-10

Raw Garlic And Onion May Reduce Risk Of Breast Cancer Among Women: Study Combined intake of onion and garlic, as well as sofrito, may have beneficial effects for women....
09:24, 2019-09-26

Diet Rich In Vitamin A May Reduce Risk Of Skin Cancer: Study A new study has said that a diet rich in foods fortified with Vitamin A may help reduce risks of skin cancer....
15:04, 2019-10-08

Study: Statins reduce stroke risk for cancer patients who received radiation Cancer patients who took statins to lower cholesterol after radiation treatment for the chest, head or neck saw their stroke risk fall by 32 percent...
23:12, 2019-06-19

Eat Fruits And Veggies Rich In Vitamin A To Reduce Risk Of Skin Cancer: Study Vitamin A has also been linked with reduced risk of certain types of cancers and a new study has backed this up....
17:28, 2019-08-01

Eating yoghurt twice a week may reduce bowel cancer risk in men, research suggests RESEARCH from the University of Washington found that men who ate two portions of yoghurt or more a week were less likely to develop dangerous bowel ...
15:00, 2019-06-19

Diabetes: Some antidepressants reduce death risk After studying more than 50,000 people with diabetes and depression, scientists found that those who took antidepressants had a lower risk of death....
14:16, 2019-07-04

There’s evidence fish oil and vitamin D can reduce heart attack and cancer risk, but the supplements still may be useless for most people puhhha/Shutterstock There's now evidence that fish oil and vitamin D supplements, if taken daily over the course of a few years, have the ability to...
20:16, 2019-09-26

Plant based diet may reduce cardiovascular death risk by 32% More plant based foods and fewer animal products may be the key to optimal heart health and lowering the risk of heart attacks or strokes....
03:16, 2019-08-11

Brendan Grace death: Father Ted actor and comedian dies following battle with lung cancer Father Ted actor Brendan Grace has died aged 68 after it emerged he was battling lung cancer....
09:32, 2019-07-11

Tree Nuts Can Reduce Risk Of Heart Disease, Death In Diabetes Patients: Study A new research study has shown that consuming nuts is particularly beneficial for people suffering from Type-2 diabetes....
16:00, 2019-05-17

Death risk higher for cancer patients with HIV Older people with HIV and either breast or prostate cancer have higher death rates than HIV-negative people with those same cancers....
22:08, 2019-08-01

NIH: Hyperthyroidism treatment may increase risk of cancer death A common treatment for hyperthyroidism is linked to an increase in the risk of cancer death, new findings show....
18:12, 2019-07-02

Stress may drive up death risk in cervical cancer patients Patients with cervical cancer and a stress disorder had a 55 percent higher risk of dying from the disease than those without a disorder, new researc...
16:32, 2019-08-01

New study suggests that certain diets lower risk of death from breast cancer Low-fat, plant-based diets may reduce the risk for women of dying from breast cancer, a new study shows....
00:20, 2019-05-17

GlaxoSmithKline's cancer therapy cuts risk of disease progression or death by 38% GlaxoSmithKline plc said on Monday its maintenance therapy for a form of ovarian cancer reduced the risk of disease progression or death by 38% in a ...
09:36, 2019-09-30

No one knows why vapes are leading to lung injury and death, but a lung doctor says formaldehyde and a chemical used in weed killer may be partially to blame Frank Augstein/AP As of September 24, 805 possible vape-related respiratory illness cases have been reported from 46 states, the Centers for Disease...
22:08, 2019-09-26

Researchers find e-cigarettes cause lung cancer in mice in first study tying vaping to cancer How carcinogenic e-cigarette use is for humans "may not be known for a decade," but the study is the first to link vaping nicotine to cancer...
21:24, 2019-10-07

MRI scans to be trialled as test for prostate cancer Simple scans ‘could revolutionise the way that we diagnose disease’, says professorHundreds of men will be given MRI scans in a groundbreaking clinic...
23:20, 2019-06-09

Scans Suggested the Boy Had Cancer. But No Doctor Could Prove It. Why? After the pain in his knee spread to other parts of his body, his mother pressed the doctors to figure out what was going on....
23:12, 2019-05-21

Diagnosis: Scans Suggested the Boy Had Cancer. But No Doctor Could Prove It. Why? After the pain in his knee spread to other parts of his body, his mother pressed the doctors to figure out what was going on....
11:40, 2019-05-15

Cancer patient scans cancelled over equipment problems The PET scans are used to investigate the spread of cancer and how it is responding to treatment....
16:40, 2019-05-16

AI can mistakenly see cancer in medical scans after tiny image tweaks Medical artificial intelligence is brittle. Although it promises to quickly analyse medical scans, it can trip up on seemingly innocuous issues...
21:04, 2019-04-11

AI takes advantage of existing mammography scans to make a cancer diagnosis In a preprint paper, researchers propose an AI model that takes advantage of prior mammography scans in making a cancer diagnosisRead More...
01:04, 2019-08-01

What to know about COPD and lung cancer COPD is a group of conditions that have clear links to lung cancer. Smoking tobacco is the primary preventable risk factor for both of these diseases...
23:32, 2019-07-01

Can red meat reduce the risk of MS? Researchers found that one portion of unprocessed red meat per day reduced the chance of developing early signs of multiple sclerosis....
18:12, 2019-06-07

A.I. Took a Test to Detect Lung Cancer. It Got an A. Artificial intelligence may help doctors make more accurate readings of CT scans used to screen for lung cancer....
17:28, 2019-05-20

Artificial intelligence diagnoses lung cancer AI appears better than specialist doctors at diagnosing the disease from lung scans, say researchers....
18:40, 2019-05-20

How antioxidants can hasten the spread of lung cancer Two new studies have uncovered cell mechanisms through which lung cancer uses antioxidants to help it spread to other parts of the body....
19:56, 2019-07-01

Google’s new AI is better at detecting lung cancer than doctors Science fiction has taught us to fear the inevitable rise of digital brains and while it’s true that handing too much power to machines of our own cr...
18:04, 2019-05-22

PG&E to cut off power to nearly 800,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Power provider PG&E Corp's unit said on Tuesday it would cut off power for nearly 800,000 customers across northern and central California to reduce ...
00:16, 2019-10-09

Extreme-Risk Laws Reduce Gun Violence Opinion: Red Flag laws help prevent suicides and mass shootings, and buy time for people in crisis to get help....
15:40, 2019-09-21

Healthy Lifestyle May Reduce Dementia Risk Healthful eating and exercise might lower dementia risk in those who are genetically predisposed to developing Alzheimer’s disease....
19:52, 2019-07-16

WHO keeps key lung cancer drugs off its essential medicines list Immunotherapies that have emerged as a breakthrough in treating lung cancer have been rejected for inclusion on the World Health Organization's list ...
15:40, 2019-07-09

Artificial intelligence better than humans at spotting lung cancer New research shows that a form of artificial intelligence called deep learning detects lung cancer more accurately than radiologists can....
19:08, 2019-05-20

Novartis wins FDA's breakthrough tag for lung cancer hopeful Novartis has secured the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Breakthrough Therapy Designation for its investigational medicine capmatinib, which it a...
15:36, 2019-09-06

Could invigorating the immune system prevent lung cancer? Early immune-related molecular changes in airway tissue could potentially predict invasive lung cancer and serve as prevention targets, new study sug...
19:52, 2019-04-25

AstraZeneca's Tagrisso gets China OK for type of lung cancer AstraZeneca Plc said on Wednesday it had received marketing authorization from China's National Medical Products Administration for its top-selling d...
11:40, 2019-09-04

E-sniffer predicts non-responders to lung cancer immunotherapy An electronic "nose" that detects chemicals in the breath of lung cancer patients may help distinguish between those who will and will not respond to...
23:24, 2019-09-19

Physical fitness reduces risk of lung and bowel cancers A big study links higher fitness to lower risk of lung and colorectal cancer and higher fitness before diagnosis to better odds of surviving the dise...
20:16, 2019-05-08

Chickenpox vaccine may reduce risk of shingles for kids Children who have been vaccinated for chickenpox have a 78 percent lower risk of developing shingles than unvaccinated children, according to researc...
20:48, 2019-06-10

Dementia: eat better, exercise, and reduce smoking and drinking to cut risk WHO research highlights lifestyle factors linked to increased risk of diseaseTaking better care of ourselves could be the best long-term strategy to ...
16:56, 2019-05-14

Can blood pressure drugs help reduce dementia risk? A large study analyzing the medical data of thousands of people suggests that dementia incidence is lower among those who take blood pressure medicat...
19:04, 2019-06-05

Healthy habits drastically reduce dementia risk Leading a healthy lifestyle is the most effective way to prevent dementia. That’s according to a new study lead by several researchers and presented ...
23:00, 2019-07-15

Study: More sleep may reduce heart disease risk Sleeping longer may help people who don't get enough rest avoid cardiometabolic risks like heart disease and metabolic disorders, a new study says....
15:20, 2019-06-06

AbbVie terminates late-stage lung cancer trial AbbVie Inc on Thursday said it will discontinue the late-stage trial testing its experimental treatment for a type of lung cancer after it failed to ...
15:44, 2019-08-29

Google built an AI that detects lung cancer better than human doctors Science fiction has taught us to fear the inevitable rise of digital brains, and while it’s true that handing too much power to machines of our...
23:00, 2019-05-21

Screenings for lung cancer can point to other smoking-related conditions About 77 percent of patients who received CT scans for lung cancer were diagnosed with cardiovascular disease, emphysema or osteoporosis, according t...
10:28, 2019-09-05

Google’s lung cancer detection AI outperforms 6 human radiologists Google AI researchers collaborating with Northwestern Medicine made an AI model that detects lung cancer better than human radiologists.Read More...
17:48, 2019-05-20

When hurricanes halt treatment, lung cancer patients die sooner (Reuters Health) - Lung cancer patients whose radiation treatments are halted by hurricanes or other natural disasters may not live as long as patien...
21:48, 2019-07-16

AstraZeneca's Imfinzi prolongs survival in aggressive lung cancer AstraZeneca's cancer treatment Imfinzi has been shown to prolong survival in a particularly aggressive type of lung cancer by close to three months, ...
18:12, 2019-09-09

Google AI detected lung cancer better than radiologists, study shows Google unveiled an artificial intelligence system that demonstrated an amazing ability to detect lung cancer in early testing and even outperformed r...
18:12, 2019-05-21

WHO says e-cigarettes, 'smoke-free' products do not help reduce cancer Electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products are not helping fight cancer, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, urging smokers an...
23:52, 2019-07-26

New prostate cancer blood test could reduce biopsies Testing for circulating tumor cells in the blood alongside PSA can increase accuracy of prostate cancer diagnosis to more than 90%, new study reveals...
03:00, 2019-09-18

Mediterranean Diet During Pregnancy May Reduce Risk Of Gestational Diabetes A new study now says that a consumption of Mediterranean-type diet during pregnancy may help reduce chances of gestational diabetes....
15:28, 2019-08-20

Eating A Healthy Diet And Exercising More May Reduce Risk Of Dementia Eating a healthy and balanced diet, exercising regularly, consuming less alcohol, maintaining healthy blood pressure and avoiding tobacco intake are ...
08:44, 2019-05-20

Global Health: Petroleum Jelly May Reduce Risk of Eczema Two studies in newborns indicate that daily moisturizer applications can lower the potential for developing itchy skin symptoms....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Fish Oil Consumption May Help Reduce Risk Of Heart Attack: Study Vitamin D and Omega-3 (fish oil) trial show promise in prevention of cancer death and heart attacks, a new study revealed....
14:36, 2019-09-24

Heart Problems Are Killing More Americans—Even Younger Ones. Here’s How to Reduce Your Risk The heart health of younger Americans may be declining, even after years of medical progress. Heart disease is, and has for years been, the leading c...
21:00, 2019-05-06

AstraZeneca Imfinzi combination fails advanced lung cancer study A combination of AstraZeneca's lung cancer drug Imfinzi and an experimental treatment failed to extend the lives of patients with advanced non-small ...
14:20, 2019-08-21

Novartis joins Pfizer with FDA fast-track tag for lung cancer hopeful Novartis has nabbed the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's breakthrough therapy designation for its experimental medicine capmatinib as it joins Pfi...
13:36, 2019-09-06

AbbVie abandons late-stage lung cancer asset Rova-T AbbVie Inc said on Thursday it will cease to develop its experimental drug Rova-T after the treatment failed to show survival benefit in a late-stage...
18:40, 2019-08-29

Roche's Tecentriq recommended for EU approval to treat lung cancer form The European Medicine Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use has recommended EU approval of Roche's cancer immunotherapy Tecentriq i...
14:56, 2019-07-26

Lilly's targeted RET drug shrinks tumors in lung cancer trial Eli Lilly and Co's LOXO-292, a experimental cancer drug the company acquired in January as part of its $8 billion takeover of Loxo Oncology, shrank t...
13:16, 2019-09-09

Ex-FDA chief Scott Gottlieb says he is 'skeptical' that vaping nicotine causes lung cancer However, that doesn't mean it won't cause harm, says Gottlieb. "You can't inhale something into the lungs on a repeated basis and not ...
15:16, 2019-10-14

New blood test trialled on 12,000 Scots catches lung cancer early Thousands of Scots at risk of lung cancer took part in a trial, described as "globally significant"....
03:40, 2019-09-10

U.S. FDA approves Mylan generic of Lilly lung cancer drug Alimta The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday granted Mylan NV tentative approval for its generic version of Eli Lilly and Co's lung cancer drug ...
23:52, 2019-08-29

Bristol-Myers releases mixed Opdivo lung cancer results Bristol-Myers Squibb Co released mixed results on Wednesday from trials testing the survival benefit of its immunotherapy Opdivo in combination with ...
00:52, 2019-07-25

AstraZeneca's Imfinzi combination fails advanced lung cancer study AstraZeneca said on Wednesday a combination treatment including its lung cancer drug Imfinzi failed to extend the lives of patients with advanced non...
09:33, 2019-08-21

Combination therapy shows promise against fast-growing lung cancer A trio of mTOR, IGF1R, and MEK inhibiting compounds shrunk lung tumors in mice and cancer cells in humans caused by a mutation in the KRAS gene, sugg...
07:40, 2019-09-19

Thyroid cancer: New test could reduce unnecessary diagnostic surgeries A new test that looks for a chemical fingerprint of thyroid cancer in fine needle aspiration samples may improve the accuracy of preoperative diagnos...
00:20, 2019-10-11

Aerobic, resistance exercise may reduce coronary risk for people with belly fat Having too much fat around the heart may increase cardiovascular risk, but a new study shows that aerobic and resistance exercise can lower risk by r...
19:12, 2019-07-03

California utility cuts power to up to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk Pacific Gas & Electric is under pressure to prevent fire starts after downed power lines and other company equipment have been blamed for conflagrati...
05:36, 2019-06-09

Healthy plant-based diets could reduce diabetes risk, study says People who follow strict plant-based diets have are less likely to develop type 2 diabetes, a new study says....
21:20, 2019-07-22

Could eating local food reduce blood pressure and diabetes risk? The findings of a small-scale study show that buying local foods containing fewer additives could reduce blood pressure, abdominal fat, and diabetes ...
02:44, 2019-07-27

Plant-Based Diet May Reduce Risk Of Heart Failure: Study The study has indicated that following a plant-based diet may reduce the risk of heart failure (HF) by as much as 41%, as compared to a diet that is ...
14:56, 2019-04-25

Fish oil can ‘significantly’ reduce risk of heart attacks, study finds Researchers concluded that Omega-3 fatty acids, or fish oil, “were associated with significant reductions in heart attacks,” according to a new study...
17:28, 2019-09-26

‘Goats are the best tool’: grazers in high demand to reduce US wildfire risk In the face of climate change and deadly fires, states from California to Colorado are turning hungry animals loose on the countrysideAs the western ...
13:12, 2019-07-12

Drinking Juice Of This Common Vegetable May Reduce The Risk Of Heart Diseases The findings of the study suggest that unsalted tomato juice plays an important role in suppressing high blood pressure and cholesterol levels in adu...
13:36, 2019-06-05

High Fibre Diet May Reduce Risk Of Hypertension, Diabetes: Study According to a recent study, increasing intake of dietary fibre could improve the condition of patients suffering from hypertension and diabetes....
12:48, 2019-10-04

Consumption Of Nuts Twice A Week May Reduce Risk Of Heart Attack: Study A new study has emphasised on the importance of including nuts in diet and examined their consumption with association between risk of cardiovascular...
12:20, 2019-09-02

Amgen drug shrinks lung cancer tumors in half of patients: study An experimental Amgen Inc drug that targets a specific genetic mutation reduced tumor size in around half of advanced lung cancer patients given the ...
10:12, 2019-09-08

Merck's Keytruda sets new five-year survival standard for advanced lung cancer Nearly a quarter of patients who received Merck & Co's immunotherapy Keytruda as an initial treatment for advanced lung cancer were still alive after...
14:08, 2019-06-01

AstraZeneca's Tagrisso helps lung cancer patients live longer: study AstraZeneca Plc said on Friday a late-stage study showed its top-selling drug, Tagrisso, had significantly helped patients with a type of lung cancer...
10:04, 2019-08-09

AstraZeneca's Tagrisso helps lung cancer patients live longer- study (Aug. 9) (This story corrects August 9 story to show study points to overall survival and not progression free survival in first paragraph.)...
11:40, 2019-09-04

Easy Rider star Peter Fonda dies after lung cancer battle Easy Rider actor and writer Peter Fonda has died aged 79 after respiratory failure from lung cancer, his family have said....
01:24, 2019-08-17

Medical News Today: Chili pepper compound may slow down lung cancer New research in mice and human cells suggests that capsaicin, the compound that gives red peppers its spicy flavor, may slow lung cancer progression....
16:00, 2019-04-09

Reducing Red Meat Intake By Half Can Reduce The Risk Of Heart Diseases; Says Study The findings suggest that even by bringing down the consumption of red meat by half, you can reduce the risk of developing heart diseases....
11:36, 2019-10-01

Warm water, lotion may reduce eczema, food allergy risk in babies Babies with eczema have a high risk of developing asthma, food allergies and hay fever later in life, but that a "soak and seal" method of moistening...
17:16, 2019-07-19

Swapping red meat for healthy plant proteins may reduce heart disease risk Diets rich in vegetables have been gaining popularity in the last few years, and a meta-analysis of study data shows that replacing meat with protein...
15:16, 2019-04-10

Dogs sniff out lung cancer from blood samples with 97 percent accuracy, study claims A new study has found that beagles can be trained to detect lung cancer from human blood samples with 97 percent accuracy....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Bristol-Myers immunotherapy combo outperforms chemo in lung cancer survival: study About 40% of patients who received a combination of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's immuno-oncology drugs Opdivo and Yervoy as an initial treatment for adv...
19:20, 2019-09-28

Amgen drug shows high response rate in small lung and colon cancer trial An experimental Amgen Inc drug that targets a specific genetic mutation significantly reduced tumor size in half of evaluated patients with advanced ...
11:32, 2019-06-04

John McCririck dead: Horse racing broadcaster died after secret battle with lung cancer, wife reveals Journalist and broadcaster John McCririck died after a secret battle with lung cancer, his widow has confirmed....
09:24, 2019-07-06

Illinois reports death from lung illness linked to vaping A person in Illinois who vaped has died after being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness, the state's health authorities said on Friday, amid...
20:48, 2019-08-23

First death reported from vaping-related lung illness, officials say The death comes as federal and state health officials investigate a slew of lung illnesses in connection to e-cigarette use....
22:08, 2019-08-23

California man is 7th death linked to vaping-related lung illnesses An California man has died from an illness related to e-cigarette use, making him the seventh person who is suspected to have died from vaping....
16:12, 2019-09-17

CDC flags one death and nearly 200 cases of lung illnesses in U.S., possibly tied to vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it had identified 193 potential cases of severe lung illness tied to vaping in 22 ...
03:44, 2019-08-25

CDC flags one death and nearly 200 cases of lung illnesses in U.S, possibly tied to vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it had identified 193 potential cases of severe lung illness tied to vaping in 22 ...
00:24, 2019-08-24

Alphabet is funding a new way to reduce heart disease, the leading cause of death in the US Alphabet's GV and Verily are getting behind an ambitious biotech venture that aims to develop a new treatment for cardiovascular disease....
18:04, 2019-05-15

As vape lung death toll mounts, CDC investigators warn against ‘informal’ THC sources At least a dozen people have died of an acute lung condition related to vaping, and while officials aren’t ready to pin it on any one chemical ...
01:28, 2019-09-28

Los Angeles County resident dies of lung illness, fifth U.S. death possibly tied to vaping A Los Angeles County resident has died from a lung illness possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total number of such U.S. deaths to five, health off...
02:40, 2019-09-07

Vaping death toll rises as teen becomes youngest victim of mystery lung disease At least 23 people have now died from a vaping-related lung disease, according to the Centre for Disease Control...
05:04, 2019-10-11

Walking, Cycling May Reduce The Risk Of Obesity In Kids: 3 Diet Tips To Manage Obesity According to a recent study, published in the journal BMC Public Health, kids who engage in walking and/or cycling are less likely to be at risk of o...
08:48, 2019-05-21

This Innovative 5 Minute Workout May Reduce Heart Attack Risk: Try These Foods For Healthy Heart A research has found an innovative five minutes workout that could help reduce heart attack risks. Additionally, it could also help improve your focu...
15:56, 2019-04-09

Young mother who lost childhood sweetheart to lung cancer in drive to inspire young people to give up smoking A young mother who lost her childhood sweetheart to lung cancer within months of diagnosis hopes to inspire young people to give up smoking....
19:40, 2019-09-26

Cases of severe vaping-linked lung illness surge to 450, 3rd death reported in Indiana: officials The warning comes after officials said they had identified a possible 450 cases of illness, including three deaths....
21:52, 2019-09-06

Death toll rises from mysterious lung illnesses linked to vaping, prompting CDC to sound alarms At least three people have died from a mysterious lung disease linked to vaping that continues to perplex health officials, the Centers for Disease C...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Mysterious vaping illnesses are causing life-threatening lung injuries and death. Here’s what we know about the people who have been affected so far. Shutterstock Between June 28 and September 6, there have been 450 total possible cases of vape-related lung illness, according to the CDC. Five have...
23:24, 2019-09-09

A rasher of bacon 'ups cancer risk' Eating even small amounts of red or processed meat increases the risk of bowel cancer, study finds....
02:28, 2019-04-17

Breast cancer risk from using HRT is ‘twice what was thought’ Study prompts medicines regulator to advise all women using HRT to remain vigilantThe risk of breast cancer from using hormone replacement therapy is...
01:28, 2019-08-30

Want to cut your risk of cancer? Try changing these behaviours Changing your lifestyle can help to reduce your risk of cancer, according to a new report from the Canadian Cancer Society....
18:44, 2019-05-08

Skin cancer risk 'not just from holiday sun' Cancer Research warns people in the UK to protect their skin at home and not only when they are away....
07:36, 2019-07-18

What the Science Really Says About Grilled Meat and Cancer Risk As backyard cookout season kicks into high gear, many people may be eyeing their sizzling burgers and dogs with suspicion. And for good reason: a num...
13:16, 2019-06-25

IUDs associated with lower ovarian cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Women who use intrauterine devices (IUDs) for birth control may be less likely to develop ovarian cancer, a research review sugges...
23:16, 2019-10-16

California says coffee cancer risk insignificant California officially gave its blessing to coffee Monday, declaring the beverage does not pose a "significant" cancer risk....
16:20, 2019-06-05

Psoriasis Tied to Increased Cancer Risk Among people with psoriasis, the risk of skin, esophageal, liver and pancreatic cancer was particularly high....
16:32, 2019-10-16

Less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer A large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman’s risk of dying of breast cancer....
23:04, 2019-05-15

HRT: Breast cancer risk won't put me off using menopause treatment New research suggests an increased risk of breast cancer but Louise Rivers refuses to give up on the drug....
13:44, 2019-08-30

Men who eat yogurt may have lower colon cancer risk Men who eat at least two servings a week of yogurt may be lowering their risk for colorectal cancer, a recent study suggests....
21:52, 2019-07-03

10 Ways to Lower the Cancer Risk of Grilling If you plan to grill often experts suggest taking some small steps to make a big difference in lowering your exposure to compounds that are tied to c...
11:16, 2019-06-27

Being overweight is even more of a cancer risk than previously thought The risks of being obese are fairly well documented, and while it’s true that a person who is significantly overweight can better their odds of...
03:16, 2019-08-13

Does Lox and Other Smoked Fish Increase Cancer Risk? From a cancer risk perspective, the American Institute for Cancer Research considers smoked and cured fish in the same category as processed meats....
12:00, 2019-07-26

Antibiotics may boost colon cancer risk New research suggests that just a single course of antibiotics may increase risk for colon cancer, but not rectal cancer....
21:40, 2019-08-21

Do Lox and Other Smoked Fish Increase Cancer Risk? From a cancer risk perspective, the American Institute for Cancer Research considers smoked and cured fish in the same category as processed meats....
14:08, 2019-07-26

4 Your Health: The women at highest risk of deadly cancer Certain women are more at risk of a deadly form of breast cancer. Certain women may face a higher risk of an aggressive and hard to treat form of bre...
17:48, 2019-07-09

Scientists evaluate cancer risk of US drinking water Carcinogens in tap water could be responsible for more than 100,000 cases of cancer in the United States according to a recent cumulative risk analys...
02:52, 2019-09-24

Having too many sugary drinks linked to higher cancer risk Sugary drinks aren’t just bad for your waistline — they may also lead to an increase risk of cancer, a new study has found. Researchers in Fran...
17:00, 2019-07-11

PTSD linked to increased risk of ovarian cancer (Reuters Health) - Women who exhibit many classic symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be much more likely to develop ovarian cancer...
23:24, 2019-09-13

Morning people may have lower breast cancer risk A large study of women found that those with a morning preference were less likely to have or develop breast cancer than those with an evening prefer...
20:00, 2019-06-28

4 Your Health: Red meat may increase risk of breast cancer A study suggests a plant-based diet is good for your heart. Researchers studied the eating habits of more than 10,000 middle-aged adults for more tha...
00:08, 2019-08-08

Indoor tanning and skin cancer risk across the years Researchers looking at indoor tanning and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma find that the overall number of tanning sessions links to increased risk....
23:24, 2019-10-04

Do ‘night owls’ have a higher risk of breast cancer? There are a few known risk factors associated with breast cancer, including alcohol consumption and obesity. Now, say researchers, we may need to add...
00:00, 2019-06-28

A Low-Fat Diet May Lower the Risk of Dying from Breast Cancer Breast cancer treatments have come a long way in recent decades, but understanding how to prevent tumors from forming in the first place has been a m...
23:16, 2019-05-15

Skin cancer: Missing eyelids when using SPF moisturiser a 'risk' The skin is thin and vulnerable around the eyes, but people do not realise those bits are not protected....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Medication can lower some women's risk of breast cancer NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women with a high risk of developing breast cancer can lower that risk by taking certain medications, according to update...
01:44, 2019-09-04

Allergan Inc. recalls breast implants due to cancer risk Breast implant maker Allergan Inc. on Wednesday issued a worldwide recall of its Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders due to the ris...
20:04, 2019-07-24

Weight-loss surgery may help cut risk of breast cancer (Reuters Health) - Severely obese women who opt for weight-loss surgery may be cutting their risk of breast cancer along with their extra pounds, a l...
18:04, 2019-05-14

Male infertility linked to prostate cancer risk Men who have fertility treatment have a higher risk of prostate cancer in later life, a study suggests....
04:00, 2019-09-26

Early risers may have lower breast cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Women who like to wake up early every day may be less likely to develop breast cancer than women who prefer to sleep in, a recent ...
23:24, 2019-07-12

Eating less fat, more fruit may cut risk of dying of breast cancer For the first time, a large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower a woman’s risk of dying of ...
18:16, 2019-05-16

High blood sugar may increase risk for pancreatic cancer Pancreatic cancer risk may be directly related to elevated blood sugar levels, according to an analysis of health records for 25 million people in So...
20:36, 2019-07-24

UK-led cancer and climate trials at risk as British researchers become liability Projects headed by UK universities have fallen sharply since Brexit voteBritish researchers say they are being shut out of bids for major European re...
08:40, 2019-07-02

4 Your Health: Dairy products may increase risk of prostate cancer (NBC News)- Consuming dairy products may increase the risk of prostate cancer. Researchers from the Mayo Clinic reviewed a total of 47 studies involv...
03:04, 2019-10-22

Study ties unhealthy gums to liver cancer risk A large study finds that people with unhealthy gums and teeth have a higher risk of liver cancer, which kills nearly 32,000 people per year in the U....
20:12, 2019-06-20

Elevated cancer risk linked to calcium increase, study says Consuming too many nutrients, particularly when they come from supplements, may increase the risk of death, new research shows....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Men who conceive with assisted reproduction at increased prostate cancer risk (Reuters Health) - Men who conceive children using assisted reproduction techniques (ART) like in vitro fertilization (IVF) are more likely to develo...
21:52, 2019-10-10

Prostate cancer risk could be lowered by eating mushrooms, according to study Eating mushrooms can reduce men's risk of prostate cancer, according to researchers from Tohoku University in Japan...
13:44, 2019-10-12

Working night shifts may not raise your breast cancer risk after all Night shifts do not increase the risk of breast cancer, a ten-year study of more than 100,000 women in the UK suggests...
14:00, 2019-05-29

How to understand the risk of a bacon sandwich giving you bowel cancer Hot cups of tea, grapefruit and bacon sandwiches have all been alleged to cause cancer – better learn to read the risks right...
12:48, 2019-04-17

Consumption Of Tomatoes Linked With Lower Risk Of Prostate Cancer A new study has now said that a diet rich in tomatoes may help reduce risks of prostate cancer....
15:40, 2019-09-02

Moderate consumption of red meat increases bowel cancer risk People who eat 76 grams of processed meat a day gives them a 20 percent higher risk of getting bowel cancer compared to those who ate only 21 grams....
22:00, 2019-04-17

Poor Oral Health May Up Liver Cancer Risk: Study Poor oral health is associated with a 75 per cent increased risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
11:48, 2019-06-18

Turmeric May Promote Healthy Bones And Prevent Cancer Risk Researchers have developed a new drug delivery system with the help of curcumin, the main ingredient in the spice turmeric....
10:36, 2019-06-21

Genetic testing kits 'may wrongly reassure those at risk of cancer' Consumer testing kits fail to pick up majority of DNA mutations, say researchersConsumer genetic tests could be giving false reassurance to those at ...
00:44, 2019-10-18

UK's biggest lung cancer study 'could save up to 500 lives' The UK's biggest study into lung cancer could save the lives of up to 500 Londoners over the next three years, doctors believe....
11:00, 2019-07-03

Higher Consumption Sugary Drinks May Increase Cancer Risk: Study If the findings of a latest study are to be believed, sugary drinks may be associated with an increased risk of cancer....
09:08, 2019-07-13

Night shifts do not increase breast cancer risk, study concludes UK study covering 100,000 women finds ‘no overall link’ between cancer and night workNight shift work does not increase the risk of breast cancer, fi...
02:24, 2019-05-29

Risk of dementia rises with prostate cancer hormone-blocking therapy Prostate cancer patients who received hormone-lowering therapy were at higher risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer's disease later on than men w...
00:16, 2019-07-04

Sugary drinks, including 100% fruit juices, may raise cancer risk New research finds a link between consuming sugary drinks, including fruit juices with no added sugar, and the risk of overall cancer and breast canc...
14:04, 2019-07-11

Drinking fruit juice may raise cancer risk, study claims Researchers from Sorbonne Paris Cite University, said the consumption of sugary soft drinks — including 100% fruit juice — was "significantly associa...
17:48, 2019-07-11

Increased prostate cancer risk linked to higher dairy consumption Mayo Clinic researchers say prior studies show prostate cancer risk is higher in Western nations that rely on dairy as a main source of calcium compa...
19:24, 2019-10-21

Low-Fat Plant-Based Diet Reduces Risk Of Dying From Breast Cancer A new study has said that consuming a low fat, plant-based diet can help lower mortality risk from breast cancer....
15:28, 2019-05-16

Why do women face higher heart disease risk after breast cancer? New research confirms that women who have undergone breast cancer therapy are more at risk of cardiovascular disease, and it also shows why this may ...
19:00, 2019-06-20

Sugary drink consumption increases cancer risk, research suggests Though there is no causal link, consuming sugar-based drinks like soda and fruit juice could lead to a higher chance of developing cancer, a new stud...
04:24, 2019-07-11

Sugar in fruit juice may raise risk of cancer, study finds Excessive consumption of sugary drinks – including juice – associated with the diseaseDrinking large amounts of fruit juice may raise your risk of ca...
12:00, 2019-07-12

Cirrhosis and liver cancer risk higher in people with type 2 diabetes A large European study now suggests that many diagnoses of cirrhosis and liver cancer come too late, and that diabetes might be an independent risk f...
19:52, 2019-05-21

Consuming 3 Portions Of Any Fish Linked With Reduced Risk Of Bowel Cancer A new study has linked consumption of fish to reduced risk of bowel cancer. The condition affects the lower digestive tract, namely the colon and the...
15:36, 2019-07-25

Love Red Meat? Beware! It May Increase The Risk Of Breast Cancer; Says Study The study also divulged that in comparison to red meat, poultry foods may provide protection against breast cancer....
15:44, 2019-08-07

Hormone therapy increases risk of breast cancer by a third, study warns Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) raises the risk of getting breast cancer by a third -- double previous estimates....
19:36, 2019-08-30

Blood test may predict risk of relapse after breast cancer diagnosis A new blood test may help people diagnosed with breast cancer predict if they will relapse later in life, a new study says....
20:48, 2019-07-09

Kansas sees first vaping-related lung illness death: 'It is time to stop vaping' Kansas health officials on Tuesday confirmed the state’s first vaping-linked death in the state....
17:36, 2019-09-10

Breast cancer study suggests only one in five women identify alcohol as a risk factor Not enough women know about the role alcohol can play in causing breast cancer, a study has suggested....
18:16, 2019-06-19

Poor Diet Packed With Junk and Processed Food May Up Cancer Risk: Study According to a latest study, consuming a poor diet may give rise to a number of health issues, one of them being cancer....
09:08, 2019-05-28

UK's HPV vaccination program ‘dramatically’ reduces risk of cervical cancer, study shows Researchers at the University of Edinburgh concluded a nationwide HPV school vaccination program offered to young girls led to a “dramatic reduction”...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Lifetime of drinking California water could raise cancer risk, study finds Researchers find arsenic and other contaminants that could lead to almost 15,500 cases of cancerDrinking California tap water over the course of a li...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Study: Childhood inflammatory bowel disease raises cancer risk in adulthood People had a 2.5 times higher risk of developing cancer if they had ulcerative colitis before they turned 18, new research shows....
16:24, 2019-05-09

Healthy diet cuts risk of dying from breast cancer in older women A balanced, low-fat diet significantly lowers the risk of dying from breast cancer in postmenopausal women, according to new long-term data from the ...
18:28, 2019-05-16

Lack of protective vaginal bacteria linked to high ovarian cancer risk Women who are genetically at risk for ovarian cancer have lower levels of protective strains of bacteria, similar to women who have the disease...
01:32, 2019-07-10

Breast cancer risk reduced by swapping red meat for poultry, study finds Heads up, ladies: Consider swapping chicken for red meat the next time you have the choice, as doing so may reduce the risk of breast cancer, a new s...
21:20, 2019-08-08

With cancer risk timeline, middle-aged women recognize need for cervix screening (Reuters Health) - When middle-aged women realize their cervical cancer risk from HPV lasts decades, more of them decide to get screened for this can...
21:08, 2019-08-21

Excessive Calcium Supplement Intake May Double Risk Of Cancer Mortality: Study A new study has pointed towards the harmful impacts of consuming excessive calcium in diet, especially in the form of supplements like calcium tablet...
10:08, 2019-04-10

Processed foods make us fatter and are linked to a higher risk of cancer. Here’s what science suggests we should eat instead. Shutterstock Eating processed foods can lead to weight gain and is linked to higher rates of cancer and early death. But it can be difficult to avoi...
22:08, 2019-05-17

Cancer risk is higher if you pound sugary drinks, but the causal link is fuzzy: study Limiting intake of sugar-sweetened drinks may help to cut the number of cancer cases in a population, scientists in France have found....
02:56, 2019-07-11

Diet Rich In Refined Carbs, Red Meats Linked With Increased Risk Of Colorectal Cancer A new study has now linked the consumption of inflammatory diets with increased risk of colorectal cancer, which is the fourth most-frequent cancer w...
16:16, 2019-07-16

Flavonoid-Rich Diet Reduces Risk Of Heart Disease, Cancer In Heavy Smokers, Drinkers The study indicated that flavonoids may have health benefits particularly for those who are heavy smokers and alcoholics....
11:28, 2019-08-14

Another baby sleeper is being recalled over death risk This popular baby product could cause suffocation.        ...
18:04, 2019-09-24

Cancer is now the leading cause of death in wealthy countries A new study finds that compared with cardiovascular disease, cancer is twice as likely to be the cause of death in higher income countries....
23:20, 2019-09-16

Overall cancer death rates falling in U.S., NIH reports Each year, cancer death rates among men and women in the United States between ages 20 and 49 fell by 1.8 percent and 1.4 percent, the National Cance...
16:16, 2019-05-31

Flu shot may lower death risk in people with hypertension New research finds an association between flu vaccination and a lower death risk during flu season among people with high blood pressure....
03:28, 2019-09-03

Red meat and death risk: Study offers new insights A first-of-its-kind study reveals that consuming increasingly more red meat over an 8-year period raises mortality risk in the following 8 years....
15:12, 2019-06-13

Stress, insomnia may triple death risk for those with hypertension New research examines the effect of work stress and trouble sleeping on the risk of cardiovascular death in people who already have high blood pressu...
11:24, 2019-05-04

Diabetes diagnosis before age 40 linked to increased death risk When it comes to type 2 diabetes, the earlier a person receives a diagnosis, the higher their risk of having a cardiovascular event, new research sho...
15:56, 2019-04-09

Aspirin may raise death among some breast cancer patients Using aspirin may raise risk of death in some women with breast cancer, a study says. Researchers say the drug may interact during methylation, a che...
19:00, 2019-08-12

Elton John reveals he had cancer - and was '24 hours from death' Sir Elton John has revealed he had prostate cancer - and was 24 hours from death after catching an infection following surgery....
14:44, 2019-10-05

Doing housework could substantially lower risk of ‘early death,’ study says Doing light physical activity such as cooking or washing dishes each day is enough to substantially lower the risk of early death, a study suggests. ...
22:40, 2019-08-22

Heart scan 'could pick up signs of sudden death risk' Researchers used detailed images of the heart to look for signs of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy....
23:04, 2019-05-20

Consuming 2 Diet Drinks A Day Can Increase Risk Of Death: Study A new study has said that drinking just two diet drinks a day may increase your chances of heart attack or stroke....
16:28, 2019-09-04

Bellyfat in some postmenopausal women linked to higher death risk A body mass index between 18.5 and 24.9 inches and waist circumference higher than 88 centimeters has been linked to earlier death in postmenopausal ...
20:36, 2019-07-24

Double the risk of death! The problem with headline health statistics The way in which a statistic is presented can entirely change how alarming it sounds. And too often, both newspapers and scientific journals choose t...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Sepsis survivors are at increased risk of death after illness – study Being older, male and having multiple health problems is found to heighten risk factorsSepsis survivors are at a heightened risk of death in the year...
17:20, 2019-05-31

Optimists have lower risk of heart problems and early death Review of 15 studies finds link between positive outlook and cardiovascular healthPeople who have an upbeat outlook on life have a lower risk of card...
17:52, 2019-09-27

Skipping breakfast linked to heart disease death risk Researchers say that skipping breakfast can increase risk of dying from heart disease, with a new study showing an 87 percent spike in risk for those...
16:24, 2019-04-24

Babies exposed to air pollution have greater risk of death - study Infant mortality rate higher in babies exposed to pollutants such as sulphur dioxideBabies living in areas with high levels of air pollution have a g...
00:24, 2019-09-27

Vets with PTSD at increased risk of death from suicide, accidents U.S. veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are more likely than typical Americans to die of causes including suicide and accidental inj...
21:32, 2019-06-26

Meat And Other Animal Based Protein May Put Men At Greater Risk Of Death The study said that men who preferred animal protein over a plant-based diet suffered from a greater risk of death followed for 20 years than men hav...
10:28, 2019-04-11

Genetic variants may put some athletes at higher risk of sudden death People with one copy of a sickle cell gene are thought to have no health issues, but other gene variants may place carriers at a higher risk of sudde...
13:44, 2019-05-03

Air pollution may raise atherosclerosis, heart disease death risk New findings suggest that 'atherosclerosis is a pathological pathway through which air pollution' raises the risk of death from heart disease....
11:08, 2019-07-16

Eating Red Meat Linked With Increased Risk Of Death: Study It's time to limit your red meat consumption as it is now being associated with an increased risk of death....
10:48, 2019-06-15

Sleep duration predicts death risk in diabetes and hypertension An analysis of data from 1,654 people suggests that sleep duration may help predict early death risk in people with type 2 diabetes or hypertension....
23:32, 2019-10-03

Optimists have lower risk of cardiovascular illness and early death Review of 15 previous studies finds link between positive outlook and heart healthPeople who have an upbeat outlook on life have a lower risk of card...
17:08, 2019-09-27

Six-year-old’s death leads to hope of new drug for childhood cancer Parents of Abbie Mifsud created the charity that has funded vital research on brain stem tumoursResearchers say they are close to testing a drug that...
10:48, 2019-10-20

The Health Issue: An Old Idea, Revived: Starve Cancer to Death In the early 20th century, the German biochemist Otto Warburg believed that tumors could be treated by disrupting their source of energy. His idea wa...
16:04, 2019-04-09

Iowa veteran, 20, marries girlfriend hours before cancer death An Army veteran from Iowa received his final wish to marry the love of his life just hours before he tragically died at the age of 20 from liver canc...
15:36, 2019-05-09

Study: Dietary supplements may raise death risk in children, teens Roughly 40 percent of people up to age 25 who took weight loss, muscle building and energy supplements suffered severe medical complications such as ...
19:40, 2019-06-05

Heart death risk is greater for people who wake early, says study UCL research finds an 'association' between the time respondents woke mortality from cardiovascular disease...
13:16, 2019-06-12

Longer pregnancy tied to higher risk of stillbirth, newborn death (Reuters Health) - Pregnant women who continue to carry their babies after they reach full term have a higher risk of stillbirth and newborn deaths t...
20:56, 2019-07-25

Gene mutation meant to protect from HIV 'raises risk of early death' China accuses gene-edit scientist of chasing fame as US research links mutation to shorter life expectancyA genetic mutation that a Chinese scientist...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Just 2 glasses of soft drinks daily tied to higher death risk A study of nearly 452,000 people ties higher soft drinks consumption — including of those artificially and sugar sweetened — to raised risk of early ...
03:52, 2019-09-05

Chronic depression after heart attack tied to increased risk of death (Reuters Health) - Heart attack survivors with chronic mood disorders may be more likely to die prematurely than their counterparts who don't suffer ...
20:52, 2019-06-12

Type 2 diabetes: Intensive hypertension therapy may lower death risk New research finds that intensive therapy for lowering the blood pressure of people with type 2 diabetes reduces their risk of mortality....
14:32, 2019-05-04

Poor sense of smell linked to 50 percent higher risk of death Older adults with a poor sense of smell had a 46 percent higher risk of dying within 10 years....
18:16, 2019-04-30

New study links sugar-free sodas to higher risk of death Here’s some less-than refreshing news about soda: even sugar-free versions were associated with a higher risk of death in a study of 452,000 people i...
21:48, 2019-09-04

Death risk higher for Chinese-American elders when children don't respect them Older Chinese-Americans have a high expectation of respect from their children. But when the children don't meet this standard of respect, their elde...
00:04, 2019-08-17

Ebola survivors face kidney problems and risk of premature death People who survive Ebola virus infection face a dramatically higher risk of dying - probably from severe kidney damage - within a year of leaving hos...
03:28, 2019-09-05

Soft drinks - sugared or low-calorie - may raise the risk of early death (Reuters Health) - Consumption of soft drinks, whether they're sweetened with sugar or artificial sweeteners, may raise the risk of premature death, ...
23:52, 2019-09-03

New blood test claims to predict a person’s risk of early death A new blood test could predict if you will die in the next decade with more than 80 percent accuracy, experts have said....
16:44, 2019-08-21

4 Your Health: Soft drinks linked to increased risk of early death (NBC)- Lifestyle plays a bigger role than family history when it comes to heart disease risk. Scientists studied over 1,000 middle aged adults with c...
22:56, 2019-09-03

Heart disease death: 'White coat hypertension' may double risk New research examines the correlations between untreated 'white coat hypertension,' treated 'white coat effect,' heart disease, and heart disease dea...
17:56, 2019-06-11

Excessive Cholesterol From Eggs Linked To High Risk Of Heart Diseases, Death Another study has now said that the risk of heart diseases and even death increases with the number of eggs an individual consumes....
12:04, 2019-06-05

Nutrients from food, not vitamin supplements, reduces risk of early death: study Getting nutrients from foods — not supplements — may be the key to a longer and healthier life, a new study published this week suggests....
20:56, 2019-04-11

As fighting in Libya escalates, so does number of children ‘at imminent risk of injury or death’ In and around Tripoli, an increasing number of children are “at imminent risk of injury or death” two senior United Nations officials warned on Thurs...
23:20, 2019-04-18

Eating Nutrient-Rich Food Over Supplements May Help Lower Risk Of Death: Study  Consumption of certain nutrients is linked to lower risk of death if the source of those nutrients lie in natural foods instead of supplements, revea...
15:56, 2019-04-09

Quickly removing fluids from kidney surgery patients may increase death risk Kidney patients have up to a 66 percent higher risk of death three months after surgery when excesss fluid is removed from their body at a rate highe...
23:32, 2019-06-07

Study: Reducing blood pressure, cholesterol lowers death risk by 67 percent Reducing low-density lipoprotein by 1 mmol/L and blood pressure by 10 mmHg can decrease heart and circulatory disease risk by 80 percent, researchers...
18:24, 2019-09-03

Type 2 diabetes, obesity: Weight loss surgery may lower death risk A large study finds that weight loss surgery lowers the risk of death and cardiovascular events among people with obesity and type 2 diabetes....
02:40, 2019-09-04

New cancer vaccine helped kill cancer cells in breast cancer patient A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient....
17:20, 2019-10-11

Juliette Kaplan death: Last of the Summer Wine actress dies of cancer aged 80 Juliette Kaplan, who played battleaxe Pearl Sibshaw in Last Of The Summer Wine, has died from cancer aged 80....
00:28, 2019-10-11

Deborah Orr death: Tributes paid to Guardian columnist after she dies from cancer aged 57 Tributes have poured in for the award-winning journalist and author Deborah Orr following her death aged 57....
11:24, 2019-10-21

Soft drinks, including sugar-free, linked to increased risk of early death Drink more water, say experts as they argue study proves need for curbs on consumptionPeople who regularly consume soft drinks have a higher risk of ...
19:44, 2019-09-03

Weight-Loss Surgery Dramatically Lowers the Risk of Early Death, a New Study Finds For decades, doctors have known that losing weight can significantly lower risk of heart disease and by extension, reduce the risk of dying from hear...
14:44, 2019-09-02

Alex Trebek's shocking progress shows cancer is not always a 'death sentence': Dr. Nicole Saphier Revered 'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek provided an update on his stage four pancreatic cancer this week, prompting Fox News medical contributor Dr. Nic...
19:28, 2019-05-30

Former NFL running back DeAngelo Williams sponsors 500 mammogram screenings after mom's breast cancer death When it comes to fighting against breast cancer, former Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams isn’t stopping anytime soon....
16:04, 2019-10-10

Nadia Toffa death: Italian journalist who penned heartbreaking book about her battle with cancer dies Italian journalist and TV presenter Nadia Toffa has died, aged 40, following a long battle with cancer....
18:48, 2019-08-13

What Can Brain Scans Tell Us About Sex? Men’s and women’s brains respond to erotic imagery in pretty much the same way. That could have big implications for how we think about sexuality....
11:05, 2019-09-18

IBM’s AI can detect glaucoma from eye scans IBM researchers recently demonstrated an AI system that can detect signs of glaucoma, a debilitating eye disease, with less than 2% error.Read More...
13:52, 2019-05-02

3D eye scans in London could cut hospital trips for diabetics High-powered NHS eye tests are being pioneered across London in a bid to reduce the number of diabetics needing hospital treatment....
14:36, 2019-05-10

Brain scans could help predict whether antidepressants will work New research reveals how MRI scans and artificial intelligence can help identify brain patterns that predict responsiveness to certain antidepressant...
00:04, 2019-10-01

Scans reveal how cocaine ‘eats away’ at your brain The images show how the class A drug can "eat away" at your brain, leaving you with disabilities -- and at worst, dead....
23:36, 2019-07-31

Risk of crushing death at Hillsborough was 'obvious, serious and present,' court hears Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield has been accused of "extraordinary failures" in not recognising the risk of death from crushing at the...
16:44, 2019-10-08

Indian Women At High Death Risk From Diabetes: Eat These Foods To Manage Diabetes Naturally According to a recent study, led by the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, diabetes has significantly increased the risk o...
09:40, 2019-04-23

One Month, 500,000 Face Scans: How China Is Using A.I. to Profile a Minority In a major ethical leap for the tech world, Chinese start-ups have built algorithms that the government uses to track members of a largely Muslim min...
18:28, 2019-04-14

Pearl raises $11 million to analyze dental scans with AI Pearl, a Santa Monica startup applying AI to dentistry, has raised $11 million in venture capital.Read More...
18:12, 2019-05-08

Steam's New Customizable AI Tool Scans Your Playtime And Tells You What To Buy Next Just days after the end of a summer sale that laid bare many of Steam’s issues with helping people discover new games, Valve has announced a new sect...
22:04, 2019-07-11

Early MS scans 'can predict long-term prognosis' Research shows that MRI scans at a person's first diagnosis could inform patients' treatment choices....
02:52, 2019-07-25

Last Supper site reveals its secrets in stunning 3D laser scans The room venerated as the site of Jesus’ Last Supper has been revealed in stunning detail thanks to remarkable 3D laser scanning technology....
16:28, 2019-04-18

Brain scans of US embassy staff to Cuba may show abnormalities Diplomats had reported falling ill after what was thought to be ‘acoustic attack’Brain scans of US embassy staff who became ill in mysterious circums...
17:16, 2019-07-23

Australia has a huge shortage of the medical isotope needed for scans Australia is facing possibly its worst ever shortage of medical isotopes. These are used in diagnostics, meaning 10,000 people or more may miss out o...
07:32, 2019-09-21

Germany's Bundesliga to impose mandatory brain scans for footballers Medical experts have demanded annual brain screenings for all footballers playing in first and second division clubs in Germany. They also recommend ...
17:44, 2019-06-23

Google reportedly told contractors to lie while collecting face scans for the Pixel 4 One of the major upgrades Google has revealed it will bring to its Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL smartphones this month is a face unlock feature that utiliz...
21:04, 2019-10-03

Vimeo collected detailed facial scans without consent, lawsuit alleges Enlarge (credit: Magisto) Vimeo is collecting and storing thousands of people's facial biometrics without their permission or knowledge, a recently...
23:16, 2019-09-26

Juul Will Require ID Scans in Latest Attempt at Curbing Teen Vaping In its latest bid to keep the kids from vaping, Juul announced today that retailers will soon have to scan IDs for anyone trying to purchase a Juul e...
23:36, 2019-08-29

Study: CT scans during pregnancy rise in U.S., exposing fetuses to excess radiation The number of CT scans used to examine pregnant women has grown nearly fourfold in the United States since 1996, and researchers are raising concerns...
20:36, 2019-07-24

Met Police gave images for King's Cross facial recognition scans Police force had previously denied involvement in facial recognition scans at King’s Cross....
21:56, 2019-09-04

Brain scans hint the mysterious 'sonic attack' in Cuba was real US diplomats in Havana reported a mysterious illness in 2016, but it was unclear if the effects were psychosomatic. Now scans suggest their brains ha...
18:28, 2019-07-23

Man Utd defender Eric Bailly to fly home for scans after latest injury blow Eric Bailly has suffered a fresh injury setback after sustaining knee damage in Manchester United's clash with Tottenham....
16:56, 2019-07-25

Cuba mystery deepens as U.S. diplomats’ brain scans show differences Extensive imaging tests on the American diplomats showed the workers had less white matter than a comparison group of healthy people....
00:52, 2019-07-24

Brain scans reveal magic mushroom drug enhances mindfulness meditation Both meditation and psychedelic drugs can lead to more self-awareness and serenity. Now a study has found that combining the two seems to magnify the...
19:00, 2019-05-29

Death risk from London's toxic air sees 'utterly horrifying' rise for second year running The risk of dying from long-term exposure to London's toxic air has risen for a second year running in an "utterly horrifying" reversal of the previo...
10:52, 2019-06-14

Notre Dame Cathedral fire: How a video game and 3D laser scans could help the reconstruction effort As France prepares to reconstruct the fire-ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral, a famous video game could be a vital tool in the rebuilding effort....
19:56, 2019-04-16

Man Utd pair Luke Shaw and Anthony Martial to have scans on Sunday after picking up knocks in Palace defeat Manchester United duo Luke Shaw and Anthony Martial will undergo scans on Sunday after the pair picked up injuries during Saturday's defeat to Crysta...
23:20, 2019-08-24

Sleep disturbances may increase risk Alzheimer's disease risk in Hispanic people In the short-term, sleep disorders cause an inconvenience. But over time, researchers say, these disorders can increase risk for Alzheimer's disease,...
17:08, 2019-10-09

Vegans have a higher risk of stroke, lower risk of heart disease: study So-called “healthy” herbivores are damned if they do, and damned if they don’t. New research has found that some health nuts who ea...
22:20, 2019-09-05

Vegetarians have higher risk for stroke, lower heart disease risk (Reuters Health) - People who follow vegetarian or vegan diets may have lower odds for heart disease but higher chances of having a stroke, compared ...
21:16, 2019-09-18

Vegan, Vegetarians At Low Risk Of Heart Disease But Higher Risk Of Stroke The study has said that while vegan and vegetarian diets may be linked with lower risk of heart diseases, they might be linked with higher risk of st...
13:36, 2019-09-05

World at risk of Ebola 'plane plague' spreading on flights: 'Everyone's at risk' EBOLA could be spread to anywhere in the world on a plane, after WHO declared the disease a global emergency....
15:56, 2019-07-20

Danika McGuigan death: Daughter of boxing legend Barry McGuigan dies aged 33 after 'brief but brave' cancer battle Barry McGuigan's daughter Danika has died aged 33 after a "brief but brave" battle with cancer....
14:52, 2019-07-24

Danika McGuigan death: Daughter of boxing legend Barry McGuigan dies aged 30 after 'brief but brave' cancer battle Barry McGuigan's daughter Danika has died aged 30 after a "brief but brave" battle with cancer....
13:56, 2019-07-24

New cancer vaccine shows promise, helped kill cancer cells in patient A vaccine undergoing testing at the Mayo Clinic has reportedly removed cancer cells in a breast cancer patient....
05:08, 2019-10-11

Cancer hospital affiliation tied to lower cancer surgery mortality rates (Reuters Health) - Community hospitals may have lower mortality rates for cancer surgeries when they're affiliated with a top-ranked cancer center, a...
00:20, 2019-08-07

How Marcia Cross Discovered Her Anal Cancer Was Linked to Husband's Throat Cancer For Marcia Cross, a regular gynecologist visit about year-and-a-half ago revealed a lot more than she expected. Sitting down with CBS This Morning o...
01:16, 2019-06-06

Marcia Cross says anal cancer likely linked to husband's throat cancer HPV is a sexually transmitted infection that has been linked to several cancers, including the types Cross and her husband have faced....
16:56, 2019-06-06

American Cancer Society, Skillz, and mobile game devs unite to fight cancer The American Cancer Society (ACS) and esports firm Skillz are going to fight cancer together, along with game developers.Read More...
16:28, 2019-06-27

Nurse diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer after spitting up blood now cancer-free thanks to innovative technology A nurse who went to the doctor for symptoms of fatigue in 2013 said she realized it was probably something more than vitamin D deficiency when she st...
19:48, 2019-04-19

Cancer operation filmed to raise awareness of cancer funding Janet Jenkins is one of 20 patients who have taken part in a research project into oesophageal cancer....
01:28, 2019-06-02

True Cancer Bodies: 'Adverts don't show how traumatic cancer is' The True Cancer Bodies campaign was set up after what campaigners said were "misleading" adverts....
01:12, 2019-05-10

CCTV software that scans behaviour could 'spot pickpockets before they strike' The inventors of London's Oyster card are developing technology with the potential to analyse CCTV and predict if a passenger is about to have a hear...
13:00, 2019-08-14

What to know about lung diffusion testing Lung diffusion tests measure how well a person’s lungs take in oxygen from the air. This test helps diagnose and monitor a range of lung-related cond...
23:52, 2019-06-17

CDC gives vaping-related lung illnesses a name The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) late last week issued a new name for the vaping-related lung illness that has sickened more than...
15:16, 2019-10-15

What You Need to Know About Vaping-Related Lung Illness Coughing, fatigue and shortness of breath are warning signs for anyone who has vaped within the last 90 days....
00:36, 2019-09-08

Vaping linked to lung injury (KARE) Children’s Minnesota is confirming four cases of severe lung injury linked to vaping by teenagers, marking the first time cases have bee...
22:40, 2019-08-13

What to do to reduce facial fat Some people have concerns about excess facial fat. This article outlines seven tips for helping prevent and reduce excess facial fat....
02:52, 2019-09-06

FDA approves Boehringer's lung disease drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved German drugmaker Boehringer Ingelheim's Ofev capsules for a rare lung disorder....
23:20, 2019-09-06

CDC investigates lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use after such cases were reporte...
22:08, 2019-08-18

Another Patient Has Died From Lung Disease After Vaping Health authorities in Oregon are investigating the case but would not identify the age of the patient or the brand of the device used....
22:44, 2019-09-04

Three people have now died from lung disease after vaping Three people in the US have died and hundreds more have had severe lung conditions that are thought to be related to vaping – but officials are still...
20:00, 2019-09-06

CDC gives vaping-related lung illnesses a name: EVALI The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention late last week issued a new name for the vaping-related lung illness that has sickened more than 1,000...
18:24, 2019-10-15

Vape lung has claimed its first victim, and the CDC is investigating A person has died from what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention speculate is a vaping-related condition. Nearly 200 other cases of varying...
02:00, 2019-08-24

Two people have died from lung disease after vaping – what’s going on? Two people in the US have died and hundreds more have had severe lung conditions that are thought to be related to vaping – but officials are still u...
16:16, 2019-09-06

CDC probes lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a "cluster" of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use ...
04:04, 2019-08-19

More deaths expected from vaping lung illnesses, CDC says NBC — More deaths are expected from vaping-related lung illnesses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. Seven patients...
23:24, 2019-09-19

Chinese man’s lung collapses from too much karaoke: report Sing your heart out, not your pulmonary system. In China, a Nanchang county resident was hospitalized after his lung collapsed. Cause of injury? Too ...
23:40, 2019-08-12

Let’s get something straight about the panic over vaping and lung health Vaping has been taking over headlines in recent weeks, and for all the worst reasons. The smoking alternative has been linked to lung issues in dozen...
19:44, 2019-08-30

How to reduce your carbon footprint when you fly Aviation contributes to climate change, but there are ways to reduce your flight's impact on the planet....
02:08, 2019-05-09

How to stop or reduce a stutter There is no cure for a stutter, but there are several steps that can help a person reduce stuttering. These steps include quick tips and long term t...
03:00, 2019-09-11

How to Reduce Exposure to Air Pollution While most of us do not have the power to make the air cleaner, there are some ways to protect yourself....
11:36, 2019-08-13

US to reduce troops in Afghanistan by 5,000 President Trump has revealed plans to cut the number of US troops deployed to Afghanistan but he did not provide a timetable for the drawdown. The an...
00:00, 2019-08-30

Most Americans will only do so much to help reduce emissions TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Turn off the lights when they aren’t needed? Check. Lower the thermostat a few degrees in winter? Maybe. Go full-time vegetari...
22:12, 2019-09-30

What foods reduce testosterone? Certain foods influence hormones. Soy products, dairy, and alcohol all reduce testosterone. Lifestyle changes can help a person maintain their hormon...
03:44, 2019-05-16

7th person has died from vaping-related lung illness By Erika Edwards A seventh person has died from a severe lung illness linked to vaping. The Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency in central...
18:36, 2019-09-17

A Vaping Contaminant Might Be Responsible for a Spike of Lung Illnesses Food and Drug Administration officials claim that a contaminant in cannabis vaping products is potentially deadly....
23:24, 2019-09-05

Vaping mom left in coma from mystery lung illness A Texas mom of three says that her vaping habit was to blame for a mysterious lung illness that left her in a coma. Sherie Canada of Abilene took to ...
22:40, 2019-09-15

Seventh person dies from vaping-associated lung disease A California person has died from a vaping-associated lung disease that has now killed at least seven people and sickened nearly 400 people, Californ...
18:08, 2019-09-17

California man is the seventh to die from lung disease linked to vaping A 40-year-old man in Tulare County, California, died over the weekend due to a lung disease experts believe is related to vaping....
14:56, 2019-09-17

4 Your Health: Severe lung disease linked to vaping Reports of severe lung disease linked to vaping continue to rise. According to the CDC, there are 153 possible cases reported in 16 states. No deaths...
03:36, 2019-08-23

Almost 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “sev...
17:44, 2019-08-23

A Third Person Has Died From a Vaping-Related Lung Disease Indiana announced the death on Friday, saying only that the person was over 18. State and federal health officials are working urgently to understand...
18:56, 2019-09-06

More Than 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “sev...
00:12, 2019-08-22

CDC says vaping lung cases surge 52% in the last week to 805 with at least 12 deaths The tally of illnesses and fatalities has dramatically risen over the last week when the CDC confirmed 530 probable cases and seven deaths....
20:12, 2019-09-26

CDC: Vaping-related lung illnesses may be linked to THC products The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending that the public refrain from using vaping products, "particularly those containing THC...
22:20, 2019-09-27

Air pollution, especially ozone, tied to worsening lung damage (Reuters Health) - The more exposure people have to air pollution, especially ozone, the more lung damage they develop over time, a U.S. study sugges...
23:44, 2019-08-14

Vaping caused Texas teen to nearly die from lung failure A Texas teen who puffed e-cigarettes since the eighth grade was nearly killed by his vaping habit when his lungs gave out, reports said. Tryston Zohf...
17:24, 2019-08-21

AMA warns against use of e-cigs in light of lung illness reports The American Medical Association (AMA) on Monday urged people to avoid the use of e-cigarette products across the United States until health official...
22:36, 2019-09-09

Eight teens hospitalized for lung damage that may be linked to vaping Eight teenagers in southeast Wisconsin have been hospitalized for severe lung damage since late June, and doctors believe vaping may be to blame....
00:32, 2019-07-26

U.S. doctors investigating lung illnesses they think are linked to vaping Doctors are looking into 50 cases of breathing illness across the U.S. they think might be related to vaping....
17:32, 2019-08-16

Know how there’s a epidemic of weird vape-related lung diseases going around right now? Know how there’s a epidemic of weird vape-related lung diseases going around right now? The FDA has reportedly found an oil derived from vitamin E in...
03:24, 2019-09-06

Girl in Maine recovering after double lung transplant (WCSH)  A little girl from Maine is recovering after receiving a new set of lungs last month. Makayla Crosby has Cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease t...
16:32, 2019-07-31

A 7th person has died in the U.S. from a vaping-related lung illness The news comes as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention activated its emergency operations center in response to the illnessness....
15:56, 2019-09-17

Lung injury outbreak: CDC warn against certain vaping products As the number of vaping-related lung injury cases in the U.S. reaches almost 1,300, the CDC warn of the dangers of some e-cigarettes and vaping produ...
00:36, 2019-10-15

Woman’s birth control implant in her arm ends up in her lung A woman was rushed to surgery after her contraceptive implant had moved from her arm to her lung. In a “very rare” incident, the 31-year-...
17:44, 2019-07-22

Vaping for only a month can cause lung inflammation, even if you're healthy and have never smoked before Frank Augstein/AP As vaping-related lung illnesses continue to mount, health officials are looking into which ingredients could be causing these pote...
18:56, 2019-10-16

Crowdsourced AI learns to target lung tumors for radiation (Reuters Health) - In many parts of the world there are not enough radiation oncologists to design and deliver radiation treatments for lung cancer p...
23:36, 2019-04-18

CDC warns against vaping after mysterious spike in lung illnesses Public health officials are warning against using e-cigarettes and other vaping products after a surge in mysterious respiratory illnesses that have ...
16:28, 2019-09-02

Pembrokeshire girl, 10, dies waiting for lung transplant Belle Curran won numerous bravery awards as she battled with rare Interstitial Lung Disease....
21:00, 2019-04-11

China says U.S. can do more to reduce fentanyl demand The U.S. government can do more to reduce demand for fentanyl and should stop shifting the blame onto others, China said on Monday, in another ripost...
13:16, 2019-08-26

4 Fruits That May Help Reduce Dark Circles However, to get long-term benefits, it is best to give the body the required nutrition in order to keep dark circles at bay. You can do so by consumi...
15:36, 2019-07-30

France wants to reduce water use as rivers dry up The French government wants to reduce water use by encouraging wastewater recycling and encouraging consumers to less water as the flow of rivers gra...
19:32, 2019-07-01

Hormone 'can reduce chances of miscarriage' Giving progesterone could to some women with early bleeding could save babies' lives, research suggests....
02:24, 2019-05-09

The best ways to reduce body heat Hot weather, illness, and certain medications can all cause a higher-than-normal body temperature. Learn about eight tips to reduce body heat, as wel...
02:40, 2019-09-04

US to reduce Afghanistan forces by 2020 US Secretary of State Pompeo said that the US wants to begin withdrawing its forces from Afghanistan by 2020. It is the first time frame announced fo...
00:52, 2019-07-30

Believe it or not, Facebook is using AI to reduce abuse and bias At Facebook's annual F8 conference in San Francisco, the company gave an update on the way it's using AI to counter bias and abuse.Read More...
13:52, 2019-05-02

Weight-training may help reduce hot flashes Postmenopausal women can fight off hot flashes and night sweats by pumping iron, a new clinical trial shows....
17:44, 2019-05-23

Five ways to reduce plastic in the bathroom From bamboo toothbrushes to using refill options or your own containers, it’s not hard to change your ways“A bamboo toothbrush is the first swap I al...
17:32, 2019-07-14

More than two dozen now dead from vaping lung illness as outbreak spreads, CDC says The number of fatalities jumped from 18 last week to 26 with 219 new cases diagnosed over the last week, the CDC said....
21:16, 2019-10-10

Vaping suspected of causing serious lung damage in 8 Wisconsin teens The Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin said the teens were suffering from shortness of breath, fatigue, chest pains, cough and weight loss -- and had a...
21:13, 2019-07-26

Nearly 100 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping, and the CDC Is Getting Involved The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a growing number of “severe” lung disease cases that appear to be re...
17:24, 2019-08-19

U.S. coal miners discouraged by black lung meeting with McConnell A group of coal miners afflicted with black lung disease met with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday as part of an effort to convince ...
05:48, 2019-07-24

27 people have died from a mysterious lung illness linked to vaping. Here’s where they're all from. Star Max 2/Getty Images At least 27 people have died from vaping-related lung injuries. The youngest person to die so far was 17 years old, and the o...
21:24, 2019-10-10

Rand Paul has part of lung removed due to 2017 assault Sen. Rand Paul announced that he will likely be absent from the Senate until September after having part of his lung removed following an attack by h...
19:36, 2019-08-05

U.S. flags two new deaths from lung illness possibly tied to vaping U.S. health authorities on Friday said two people had died in the states of Oregon and Indiana from lung illness that were possibly tied to vaping, b...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Vaping-linked lung disease cases jump from 94 to 153 in 5 days, CDC says Enlarge / A person exhales vapor while using an electronic cigarette device in San Francisco, California on Monday, June 24, 2019. (credit: Getty | ...
19:20, 2019-08-22

Vaping-linked lung illness looks like exposure to mustard gas, doctors say Enlarge (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Close examination of lung tissue from 17 people with severe vaping-linked injuries found a type of tissue damage ...
00:16, 2019-10-04

Lung Damage From Vaping Resembles Chemical Burns, Report Says Doctors at the Mayo Clinic examined samples of lung tissue from 17 patients, all of which looked as if the people had been exposed to toxic chemicals...
23:32, 2019-10-02

Alabama probes 5 cases of lung disease tied to vaping MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The Alabama Department of Public Health says it’s investigating five reports of potentially severe lung disease associated ...
15:52, 2019-09-10

Health officials investigating over 150 vaping-linked lung injuries The number of breathing illnesses linked to vaping is on the rise — with health officials investigating over 150 cases in 16 states, it was rev...
05:56, 2019-08-22

FDA announces criminal investigation into vape-linked lung illnesses The CDC has counted at least 530 cases of e-cigarette-linked lung illnesses in the last several weeks, and the FDA has collected more than 150 vapor ...
18:56, 2019-09-19

CDC flags two new deaths from lung illness possibly tied to vaping U.S. health authorities on Friday said two Americans had died from lung illness that were possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total count of such d...
21:44, 2019-09-06

‘Cannibal’ used ‘saw to carve up girlfriend’s skull and ate her brains, lung, and heart' A “CANNIBAL” who allegedly cut open his ex-girlfriend’s skull and ate her brains, heart, and lung has branded the case “bull crap”....
13:44, 2019-07-27

Sixth person dies from vaping-linked lung disease At least six people have now died from the illness as part of an outbreak that has sickened hundreds....
20:40, 2019-09-10

Sixth person dies of lung disease linked to e-cigarettes A Kansas woman who used an e-cigarette is the sixth person to die of a severe lung illness that doctors say is tied to vaping....
23:36, 2019-09-10

Teen in coma after developing severe lung disease from vaping A Pennsylvania teenager is in a medically induced coma for a severe lung illness caused by his vaping habit, his parents said. Kevin Boclair, 19, is ...
03:28, 2019-09-04

Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses: 'Dank Vapes' As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so f...
23:24, 2019-09-13

Asthma 3-in-1 Therapy May Improve Lung Function, Study Shows Two clinical trials show that using a single inhaler with three drugs may help people whose asthma is difficult to treat....
00:24, 2019-10-01

CDC corrects number of vaping-linked lung illness cases The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday lowered the number of lung illness cases reported from 450 cases to 380 across 36 st...
17:20, 2019-09-13

33 people have died from a mysterious lung illness linked to vaping. Here’s where they're all from. Star Max 2/Getty Images At least 33 people have died from vaping-related lung injuries. The youngest person to die so far was 17 years old, and the o...
22:24, 2019-10-17

Drugs make headway against lung, breast, prostate cancers CHICAGO (AP) — Newer drugs are substantially improving the chances of survival for some people with hard-to-treat forms of lung, breast and prostate ...
18:32, 2019-06-02

Possible vaping, severe lung illness link sparks CDC probe The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating whether or not lung illnesses reported across multiple states are linked to vap...
17:48, 2019-08-19

AstraZeneca's combo lung disease therapy fails to win FDA approval The U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve AstraZeneca Plc's combination therapy to treat smoker's lung, the drugmaker said on Tuesday...
09:32, 2019-10-01

Tests link vitamin E in vaping products to lung illnesses across U.S. State and federal health officials found an oil-extract from vitamin E, called vitamin E acetate, may have played a role in respiratory problems repo...
23:24, 2019-09-05

International travelers' lung health impacted in polluted cities (Reuters Health) - When healthy international travelers visit a city with higher levels of particle pollution than at home, their heart and lung func...
23:28, 2019-06-06

Explainer: One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses - 'Dank Vapes' As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so f...
02:48, 2019-09-14

Enanta's lung infection therapy succeeds in mid-stage trial Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its treatment for a highly contagious respiratory infection met the main goal of reducing virus levels in t...
13:12, 2019-06-14

How a diabetes drug may reduce anxiety symptoms New research in mice shows how metformin, a common drug used to treat diabetes and prediabetes, can also help reduce symptoms associated with anxiety...
18:04, 2019-06-04

Depression: Exercise may reduce symptoms but not in women A recent study concludes that while exercising often relieves symptoms of depression in men, it may not be as effective for women....
11:24, 2019-05-11

Sainz: Simulators will reduce impact of F1 testing cut McLaren driver Carlos Sainz Jr believes simulators are now advanced enough to mitigate the impact of any testing cuts as Formula 1 moves towards a re...
14:04, 2019-08-21

Does a common pain reliever reduce empathy? A recent study concludes that acetaminophen might reduce our ability to empathize with someone who is having a positive experience....
14:00, 2019-04-14

Instagram Is Hiding Likes. Will That Reduce Anxiety? In six countries, the company is trying out hiding the number of likes that a post receives. The goal is to reduce pressure on people....
14:04, 2019-07-19

Magnetic stimulation may reduce the impact of concussion Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan, in Canada, have used magnetic stimulation to reverse symptoms of concussion in mice....
11:00, 2019-06-10

Can purple corn reduce inflammation, diabetes? Researchers bred a number of new varieties of purple corn and used a mouse cell model to study how these can reduce inflammation and insulin resistan...
11:04, 2019-04-17

Opioid treatment may reduce contact with law enforcement (Reuters Health) - Opioid users who get treatment for their drug dependency are less likely to have police encounters or to be charged with crimes, a...
21:16, 2019-07-12

Can 'forest bathing' reduce stress levels? A recent review and meta-analysis sets out to uncover whether simply spending time in a forest can measurably reduce stress levels....
10:44, 2019-04-30

Air purifiers reduce sick absence, say teachers Air purifiers improved children's health in schools and should be used more widely across London, say teachers....
10:52, 2019-10-07

UK commits to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 In a legally binding move, the UK government will agree this week to an ambitious target on climate change: to create a net zero UK economy by 2050...
23:48, 2019-06-11

Healthful snacks can reduce feelings of fatigue Swapping sugar and saturated fat for vegetables and smoothies can diminish the impact of sleep deprivation, according to new findings....
00:04, 2019-10-22

Revamped OxyContin was supposed to reduce abuse, but has it? WASHINGTON — Dr. Raeford Brown was uniquely positioned to help the U.S. government answer a critical question: Is a new version of the painkiller Oxy...
22:40, 2019-07-22

Does soy protein reduce 'bad' cholesterol? The debate continues Scientists are debating whether soy protein can reduce levels of 'bad' cholesterol. A new meta-analysis challenges the FDA's shifting position....
18:08, 2019-05-08

North Korea demands UN reduce aid staff Despite facing an acute food shortage, North Korea has said it wants a reduction in UN aid, claiming "hostile forces" have made aid programs ineffect...
07:52, 2019-09-06

Low vitamin K may reduce mobility in older adults Researchers found that older adults with vitamin K deficiency were more likely to develop mobility disability, such as difficulty walking and using s...
19:12, 2019-06-14

Iran to further reduce compliance with nuclear deal Foreign minister says Iran has been withdrawing in stages since US pulled out last yearIran will take another step to reduce its compliance with a la...
13:00, 2019-08-03

Stress Can Make You Sick. Take Steps to Reduce It. In his new book, “The Stress Solution,” Dr. Rangan Chatterjee offers advice on countering the damaging effects of chronic stress....
11:32, 2019-10-08