NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 17:52, 2019-10-09

Four patients given new drug at UCLH to treat incurable brain disease die

Four of the six patients given an unlicensed drug never before used in humans to treat an incurable brain disease have died, it can be revealed today...

Four patients given new drug at UCLH to treat incurable brain disease die

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Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat drug addicts SHANGHAI (AP) — Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a sw...
05:20, 2019-05-08

Girl facing fatal brain disease gets tailor-made drug In a striking example of personalized medicine, doctors developed a tailor-made genetic treatment for the patient in just a year....
11:20, 2019-10-12

Vaginal-fluid transplants treat incurable condition in pilot study Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Vaginal-fluid transplants appeared to successfully treat devastating vaginal conditions that had failed all other trea...
20:00, 2019-10-09

Genetically modified virus may shrink incurable brain cancers People with incurable melanomas and brain or breast cancers are to receive injections of genetically modified viruses that may shrink their tumours...
12:56, 2019-04-24

Hospitals treat patients without admitting them, to avoid penalties (Reuters Health) - Hospitals appear to be treating Medicare patients in emergency departments (EDs) and observation areas to avoid readmissions and t...
21:28, 2019-08-22

Doctors and patients have very different views on how to treat obesity: report Many doctors believe their patients aren't motivated to treat their obesity, according to a new survey. Those patients disagree....
12:04, 2019-10-11

3D-printed replica heads are being used to help treat cancer patients Radiotherapists are using 3D printed replica heads of their patients to practice performing cancer treatments and work out any kinks before doing the...
09:48, 2019-06-09

What is a stroke? Symptoms, causes and how to treat the brain condition STROKE symptoms include slurred speech and face sagging. Here are the warning signs to look out for – as well as information about when to ring 999....
10:24, 2019-05-04

Protein promotes DNA repair, may treat Parkinson's disease Alpha-synuclein works to repair DNA damage in neurons of mice, which may prevent cell death -- and could lead to new treatments for Parkinson's disea...
19:16, 2019-07-29

These telemedicine doctors are getting licenses in all 50 states to treat patients in remote areas As virtual medicine tips into the mainstream, doctors are getting licenses everywhere so they're not limited in who they can treat....
19:20, 2019-10-13

Incyte's Jakafi gets FDA approval to treat Graft vs Host Disease The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Incyte Corp's treatment for acute Graft versus Host disease (GvHD), an inflammatory response...
21:40, 2019-05-24

Doctors eye deep brain stimulation to treat opioid addiction The hope is that technology will extinguish the patient's addiction, quite literally, with the flip of a switch....
15:48, 2019-05-08

4 Your Health: Company seeking FDA approval for medicine to treat early Alzheimer’s disease (NBC News)- A previously failed Alzheimer’s drug may be back on the table. Pharmaceutical company Biogen has announced it is seeking FDA approv...
02:36, 2019-10-23

New gene-editing technology could help treat Huntington's disease, premature aging, study says A new genetic editing tool could give hope to people who suffer from Huntington’s disease and progeria, which causes premature aging, a new study say...
18:44, 2019-08-28

Robot ‘snakes’ could slither inside your brain to treat blood clots: study Robots may soon be taking over our brains — but not for the reason you think. Mechanical engineers have developed a snake-like robot to navigate narr...
22:40, 2019-08-30

World's first clinic to treat male genetic disease that causes infertility opens in London The world's first clinic for a little-known genetic disease that leaves thousands of men infertile has opened in London....
11:04, 2019-07-09

There could soon be a drug to treat early Alzheimer’s The drug company Biogen Inc. said Tuesday it will seek federal approval for a medicine to treat early Alzheimer’s disease, a landmark step toward fin...
21:00, 2019-10-22

More U.S. heart disease patients may be choosing to die at home (Reuters Health) - Fewer U.S. patients with cardiovascular disease are dying in hospitals and more of them are dying at home, a new analysis suggests...
21:44, 2019-10-07

Could an existing heart drug help treat cancer? A new study suggests that a heart drug could help treat cancer by killing a wide array of aging cells that may contribute to tumor growth and spread....
00:12, 2019-10-23

Aspirin unlikely to cause more brain bleeds for stroke patients An aspirin regimen is safe for people who've suffered a stroke and does not cause additional brain bleeding, a new study says...
20:24, 2019-05-22

Psychological intervention helps patients prevent gum disease Researchers observed a reduction in dental plaque and bleeding, as well as an increase in dental cleanings among adults with moderate periodontal dis...
20:40, 2019-04-19

Detecting patients’ pain levels via their brain signals Researchers from MIT and elsewhere have developed a system that measures a patient’s pain level by analyzing brain activity from a portable neuroimag...
06:08, 2019-09-12

Inflammatory bowel disease patients have higher health costs (Reuters Health) - People with inflammatory bowel disease - either Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis - may incur health costs more than three tim...
00:32, 2019-06-08

Parkinson's disease: 'Smartwatch' tracker monitors patients at home The smartwatch-style device, worn by patients at home, monitors tremors and other symptoms....
13:36, 2019-07-25

'Silent' celiac disease common in patients' close relatives (Reuters Health) - When a family member has celiac disease, Mayo Clinic researchers recommend parents, siblings and children also be tested, after a ...
17:32, 2019-09-23

Parkinson's disease 'could be detected early on by brain changes' Gene and serotonin screening may indicate people at risk of condition, researchers sayChanges in the brain that can be spotted years before physical ...
01:16, 2019-06-20

AbbVie's Skyrizi drug to treat psoriasis wins U.S. approval AbbVie Inc said on Tuesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its Skyrizi drug as a treatment for plaque psoriasis at a time when it...
02:00, 2019-04-24

FDA approves Vyleesi, drug to treat low sexual desire in women The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday gave its approval to Vyleesi, a drug to treat women with low sexual desire....
02:04, 2019-06-22

Anti-evolution drug may help treat resistant breast cancers Some breast tumours evolve resistance to chemotherapy, but a new drug already in human trials could restore the effectiveness of the main existing tr...
01:48, 2019-10-05

'Starving' fungus of iron may treat drug-resistant infection New research in mice finds that repurposing a drug for blood disorders can lower iron levels and thus starve Candida albicans of its essential nutrie...
13:48, 2019-06-05

US faces shortage of drug used to treat childhood cancers until 2020 A critical drug which treats childhood cancers is in dwindling supply in the United States — a situation doctors are describing as a “nig...
00:00, 2019-10-22

HIV patients at higher risk for early heart disease, lack of care Antiretroviral therapy used with HIV patients opens them up to heart disease, sudden cardiac failure, heart failure and sudden cardiac deaths compare...
23:00, 2019-06-04

Concussion in sport: brain disease found in two former NRL players Study conducted on brains donated by ex-professionalsDisease can often lead to depression and other issuesA disease linked to repeated concussions in...
04:24, 2019-06-27

Is targeting brain inflammation the key to beating Alzheimer’s disease? The past decade of Alzheimer’s disease research has been fraught with disappointment. Years of focus on one hallmark of the disease ultimately ...
03:12, 2019-07-13

Bayer seeks approval to treat children with blockbuster drug Xarelto Bayer will apply for approval to make its blockbuster blood thinner Xarelto available for treating children, the German company said on Monday, after...
15:44, 2019-07-08

Faced With a Drug Shortfall, Doctors Scramble to Treat Children With Cancer A critical chemotherapy medication is in short supply, and physicians say there is no appropriate substitute....
01:24, 2019-10-15

Dozens of children in India die from brain disease linked to lychees Dozens of children have died in northern India from a deadly brain disease believed to be linked to a toxic substance found in lychee fruit, health o...
21:52, 2019-06-13

Revised guidelines improve survival rates for traumatic brain injury patients People suffering severe traumatic brain injury may have a better chance of surviving under revised guidelines for emergency medical responders, new ...
23:40, 2019-05-08

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

Mutant sheep are being bred in lab to fight lethal child brain disease Roslin Institute scientists create a flock to mimic human gene that causes Batten disorderScientists have created a flock of sheep that carry the ge...
16:00, 2019-08-24

Alzheimer's disease: Brain immune cells may offer new treatment target A new study attributes the link between tau protein clumping and brain damage in Alzheimer's disease to brain immune cells called microglia....
23:24, 2019-10-11

French researchers build massive new scanner to tackle brain disease French researchers are developing what they say is the most powerful Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanner in the world which will use a supermagn...
16:04, 2019-09-23

Retrophin drug to treat nervous system disorder fails late-stage study Retrophin Inc said on Thursday its treatment for a rare neurological disorder failed to meet the main goal of improving patient's ability to conduct ...
14:16, 2019-08-22

Hello Heart raises $12 million to treat those with heart disease Redwood City, California-based Hello Heart has raised $12 million for its digital wellness program targeting heart disease.Read More...
19:28, 2019-07-30

Woman Risks Brain Eating Disease To Take A 3-Hour Swim In Roman Baths 2000-year-old Roman Baths in the English city of Bath have been closed for public bathing since 1978 after a girl died of a meningitis-related illnes...
16:32, 2019-07-30

Country music star Drake White reveals brain disease diagnosis Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, VA, has revealed he was diagnosed with a debilitating bra...
00:44, 2019-08-22

A New Alzheimer’s Blood Test Proved 94% Accurate in Finding Brain Changes Related to the Disease More than a century after Alzheimer’s disease was first described, there still isn’t a treatment to control the cognitive decline and mem...
23:20, 2019-08-01

Drug exports restricted 'to protect NHS patients' Hormone replacement therapy, contraceptives and adrenaline pens are all on the government's list....
01:48, 2019-10-03

Grandfather 'Went From Perfectly Healthy to Brain Dead' in 9 Days Due to Rare Mosquito-Borne Disease Gregg McChesney, 64, was one of seven people to be infected by Eastern equine encephalitis in Michigan this summer....
21:12, 2019-09-20

New blood test for Alzheimer's can accurately predict disease years before brain scan, researchers say Researchers say the test would analyze the levels of specific amyloid proteins, believed to be an indicator of Alzheimer’s....
16:36, 2019-08-03

Death toll rises as brain disease linked to fruit kills 20 children in 24 hours A BRAIN disease linked to eating lychee fruit has turned even more deadly as 20 children passed away in just 24 hours....
17:56, 2019-06-17

Patients' drug costs surge for some neurologic conditions (Reuters Health) - Many patients with neurologic disorders like multiple sclerosis, epilepsy and Parkinson's disease have seen steep increases in the...
23:28, 2019-05-01

‘Michael Jackson drug’ still prompts curiosity from patients It remains the most widely used anesthetic in U.S. hospitals, but many patients still remember propofol as the drug that killed Michael Jackson. Most...
16:48, 2019-06-22

Prostate drug may slow Parkinson's disease A medicine for enlarged prostates may benefit brain cells damaged by Parkinson's, scientists find....
02:56, 2019-09-17

How aspirin became a wonder drug against heart disease and cancer Aspirin has long been prized for its pain and fever reducing properties – but 40 years ago New Scientist reported on the first inklings of wider bene...
19:48, 2019-09-18

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

GSK builds oncology pipeline as drug shown to help myeloma patients GlaxoSmithKline said an experimental multiple myeloma treatment has shown a meaningful response in patients that have run out of three previous treat...
12:24, 2019-08-23

New head and neck cancer drug could help patients live longer Pembrolizumab with platinum chemotherapy less ‘aggressive’ and extended survival ratesImmunotherapy could help patients with head and neck cancer liv...
11:24, 2019-06-04

New drug for multiple sclerosis patients after maker drops price Hope for sufferers of rare form of disease as manufacturers of Ocrevus cave in to NHS EnglandPeople with a rare form of multiple sclerosis will final...
01:20, 2019-05-09

Michigan man went from ‘perfectly healthy to brain dead’ in 9 days after contracting rare mosquito-borne disease, report says A man from Michigan went from “perfectly healthy to brain dead” in nine days after contracting a rare-mosquito-borne disease, according to a local re...
03:16, 2019-09-19

Speeding up drug discovery for brain diseases A research team led by Whitehead Institute scientists has identified 30 distinct chemical compounds — 20 of which are drugs undergoing clinical trial...
00:00, 2019-08-01

Experimental Alzheimer’s drug targets gum disease bacteria A small trial testing a new kind of treatment for Alzheimer’s that blocks the toxins of P. gingivalis bacteria has had some encouraging preliminary r...
11:56, 2019-07-18

'Living drug' offers hope to terminal blood cancer patients Doctors say some lymphoma patients are being completely cured in a way "never been seen before"....
06:56, 2019-06-21

Immunosuppressive drug combo keeps lung transplant patients alive longer Lung transplant patients in a recent study who took a mix of two immunosuppressive drugs, sirolimus and tacrolimus, had a median survival rate of nea...
18:08, 2019-08-29

Screen All Adult Patients for Drug Abuse, National Panel Urges With 1 in 10 Americans saying they misuse drugs, doctors should ask everyone about both illegal and prescription use, the U.S. Preventive Services Ta...
17:36, 2019-08-13

Two-drug combo more effective at lowering blood sugar in diabetes patients Prescribing metformin and vildagliptin to people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes reduced their long-term blood sugar levels more than single-dru...
17:32, 2019-09-18

Insulin delivery drug could help fight brain cancer The compound molecule surfen was able to block the growth and spread of glioblastoma, tumors that reaches throughout healthy brain tissue, according ...
22:36, 2019-09-11

Can a blood pressure drug protect the brain from Parkinson's? At blood levels that are typical in humans, an approved high blood pressure drug was able to clear toxic proteins of Parkinson's disease from mouse b...
19:52, 2019-04-23

Recordati to seek Canadian approval for kidney disease drug Italy's Recordati said on Tuesday it plans to seek Canadian approval for its drug Cystagon, which treats a rare kidney disease, in a potential blow t...
20:40, 2019-04-16

FDA grants Jacobus Pharma approval for rare disease drug Jacobus Pharmaceutical Co Inc on Monday won U.S. approval for the first drug to treat children with Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome, a rare autoimm...
00:28, 2019-05-07

Diabetes drug Metformin may fight heart disease, study says Metformin could reverse left ventricular hypertrophy, the thickening of the heart's muscle that can cause heart disease....
15:52, 2019-04-17

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

Drug discovery gives hope to victims of child brain tumour A breakthrough in finding the first drug with the potential to treat the deadliest type of childhood brain tumour was revealed today....
11:48, 2019-05-09

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: New drug proves 'safe' and effective A double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial finds the right dosage at which a drug 'safely' treats nonalcoholic fatty liver disease....
03:36, 2019-07-31

Deadly drug-resistant fungal disease has ‘infested' New York City An infectious and potentially lethal fungal disease has affected more than 600 people in New York city – the biggest outbreak in the US so far...
09:32, 2019-06-29

Study: Common Alzheimer's disease drug doubles hospitalization risk Donepezil, a common Alzheimer's disease drug, is linked to a two-fold higher risk of hospital admission than other cholinesterase inhibitors, a Canad...
18:52, 2019-09-16

Ovarian cancer drug olaparib 'can delay disease in newly diagnosed' Up to 600 women with a hereditary, advanced form of the cancer could benefit each year in England....
02:48, 2019-07-26

NHS to fund drug that prolongs lives of children with muscle-wasting disease Spinraza to be made available to spinal muscular atrophy patientsA drug that could prolong the lives of children with a rare muscle-wasting disease h...
08:00, 2019-05-15

Black, Hispanic patients underrepresented in cancer trials, raises concern about drug efficacy Between 2008 and 2018, fewer than 8 percent of cancer trials in the United States had participation from white, Asian-American, black and Hispanic pa...
17:16, 2019-08-16

GSK drug helps ovarian cancer patients live longer in late-stage study GlaxoSmithKline Plc's cancer treatment Zejula met the main goal of helping patients with ovarian cancer live longer without their disease worsening i...
14:24, 2019-07-15

Parkinson’s drug pumped directly into brain fails to pass key tests Delivering a nerve cell growth factor directly into the brain has long been touted as a possible treatment for Parkinson’s...
21:04, 2019-04-11

Sobi buys rare-disease drug emapalumab, zooms in on hematology and immunology Rare diseases specialist Swedish Orphan Biovitrum (Sobi) has agreed to buy the drug emapalumab and is reorganizing to increase focus on late-stage de...
16:52, 2019-06-12

Conatus Pharma to explore options as liver disease drug fails trial Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Monday it plans to explore options and implement a restructuring plan after its liver disease drug failed in a mi...
23:36, 2019-06-24

Pre-existing prostate drug could help slow Parkinson's disease progress, scientists say A drug normally used to treat enlarged prostate may also be able to slow the progress of Parkinson's disease, according to a team of scientists....
13:49, 2019-09-17

A Diabetes Drug Called Invokana May Prevent or Slow Kidney Disease, a New Study Says A drug that’s used to help control blood sugar in people with diabetes has now been shown to help prevent or slow kidney disease, which causes ...
04:20, 2019-04-15

Can a cannabis-based drug treat cannabis dependence? Researchers have found a cannabis-based replacement therapy that effectively treats cannabis dependence, a new clinical trial suggests....
17:48, 2019-07-17

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

Is China losing the battle against an incurable pig virus? Global pork prices could rise sharply as African swine fever decimates China's pig population....
12:44, 2019-04-26

Mom with incurable cancer crosses NYC off her bucket list It’s the trip of a lifetime. In 2017, Hanna Olivas was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a rare blood cancer. Doctors gave her three to five years to ...
02:12, 2019-10-15

Engineered virus to be tested as treatment for incurable cancers People with incurable melanomas and brain or breast cancers are to receive injections of genetically modified viruses that may shrink their tumours...
18:48, 2019-04-23

Breast cancer treatment could lead to incurable tumors years later Drugs taken by thousands of breast cancer patients creates deadly “sleeper cells” that may cause incurable tumors years later. Researchers say the ho...
19:20, 2019-09-03

Beth Chapman Gets Candid About Her "Incurable" Cancer in New Dog's Most Wanted Trailer Before her death, Beth Chapman wanted fans to see her brave fight until the very end. In a brand-new trailer for Dog's Most Wanted released Monday m...
20:56, 2019-07-22

First drug that could 'slow down' Alzheimer's disease hailed by doctors The first drug that could slow Alzheimer's disease has been created and is ready to be put on the market, a US company has said....
05:16, 2019-10-23

California infant diagnosed with incredibly rare, incurable genetic disorder The parents of a nearly 8-month-old California boy are searching high and low for answers after he became one of an estimated 50 people to ever be di...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Ebola 'no longer incurable' as Congo trial finds drugs boost survival Scientists are a step closer to being able to cure the deadly Ebola hemorrhagic fever after two experimental drugs showed survival rates of as much a...
14:24, 2019-08-13

Beshear Takes Action Against 23 Drug Makers Over Skyrocketing Prescription Drug Prices FRANKFORT, KY. (LEX 18) – On Monday, Attorney General Andy Beshear announced two lawsuits seeking to recover ill-gotten gains from 23 drug manufactur...
21:00, 2019-05-13

Alleged drug gang thwarted by giant seal in $1bn Australian drug bust Meth, cocaine and ecstasy found stashed under seaweed off Western Australia after yacht used by alleged smugglers ran agroundThree more men have been...
13:32, 2019-09-12

U.S. FDA grants orphan drug status to AstraZeneca's asthma drug Fasenra AstraZeneca said on Wednesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted orphan drug status to its severe asthma drug, Fasenra, to treat ...
09:16, 2019-08-28

Boom in overdose-reversing drug is tied to fewer drug deaths Prescriptions of the overdose-reversing drug naloxone are soaring, and experts say that could be a reason overdose deaths have stopped rising for the...
22:48, 2019-08-07

Drug industry urges Canada to act to prevent drug shortages from U.S. imports A pharmaceutical group is telling Canada to act early to prevent drug shortages if the U.S. begins importing Canadian medication....
16:28, 2019-08-06

US drug czar James Carroll calls out drug companies for role in opioid crisis Following the landmark ruling in Oklahoma on Monday against Johnson and Johnson that found the company responsible for helping fuel the opioid epidem...
04:32, 2019-08-28

European Drug Report 2019 directly contrasts U.S. drug crisis, tells a story of relative calm Around 8,200 people died of an overdose in Europe in 2018, according to the European Drug Report. That's almost 10 times smaller than the number of o...
12:12, 2019-06-06

European Drug Report 2019 directly contrasts US drug crisis, tells a story of relative calm Around 8,200 people died of an overdose in Europe in 2018, according to the European Drug Report. That's almost 10 times less than the number of over...
04:56, 2019-06-07

Mexico drug wars: City turned into 'warzone' after son of drug lord El Chapo is arrested An intense gunfight broke out in northern Mexico after security forces captured the son of a drug kingpin who was wanted on drug trafficking charges ...
11:24, 2019-10-18

Treat The Knicks Like What They Are Kevin Durant could have chosen better than to make Brooklyn the new center of the universe. For example, he could have joined Kawhi Leonard in Toront...
18:48, 2019-07-01

How to treat sunburn Get out of the sun, take painkillers, keep your skin cool, and don’t drink alcohol. Or even better – don’t get burnt in the first placeSunburn is an ...
13:44, 2019-07-26

Can PRP treat hair loss? Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy involves injecting the body with concentrations of its own blood platelets. This treatment may speed healing and r...
03:00, 2019-09-11

Could estrogen help treat Parkinson's? Several studies have hinted at the neuroprotective effects of estrogen. A recent study in mice looks at how it might defend against Parkinson's disea...
05:00, 2019-08-14

Bruised heels and how to treat them The causes of a bruised heel can include various injuries and ill-fitting shoes. Home remedies can help, such as applying a cold compress or using he...
06:48, 2019-04-17

Got a pain in the neck? Here’s how to treat it Neck pain is a very common condition. Fortunately, experts say, there's a lot you can do to help relieve it....
12:20, 2019-06-23

How to treat razor bumps Razor bumps can develop when a person shaves and the hair gets trapped beneath the skin. In this article, learn about how to get rid of razor bumps a...
23:20, 2019-06-14

What causes hard stool and how to treat it Hard stool, which is often difficult or painful to pass, is a common symptom of constipation. Causes include diet, medications, and certain medical c...
02:56, 2019-09-01

Burning throat: 7 causes and how to treat them Many issues can cause a burning throat, including tonsillitis, strep throat, a cold, or gastroesophageal reflux disease. Learn more about the possibl...
02:56, 2019-09-20

How to treat pregnancy acne Hormonal changes can cause pregnancy acne. We discuss the appearance of pregnancy acne, whether acne is an early sign of pregnancy, and whether it co...
05:28, 2019-10-15

Ask Amy: New mom can treat irritation with teamwork After birth of fourth child, she needs husband’s attention. He’s thinking about his sick dad....
06:40, 2019-10-06

Can Rick Simpson oil help treat cancer? Rick Simpson oil is a cannabis extract with high levels of tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC. Some people claim that this oil can help treat cancer. Altho...
09:36, 2019-06-29

Prescribed exercise may help treat depression An exercise regimen prescribed by a health professional may activate cannabinoid molecules in the brain, which could have a positive effect on depres...
22:24, 2019-08-14

How to identify and treat infected blisters If a blister breaks open, germs can enter the wound and cause an infection. In this article, we look at how to identify and treat an infected blister...
02:52, 2019-07-24

A New Way to Treat Hot Flashes---With Talk Therapy A novel emerging approach offers women an alternative to hormone therapy for debilitating menopausal symptoms....
05:20, 2019-10-16

How to recognize and treat an infected wound Symptoms of an infected wound can include increasing pain, redness, and swelling in the affected area. A person may be able to treat minor wound infe...
22:48, 2019-04-25

How might the keto diet help treat cancer? Preclinical research in mice has examined the effect of ketogenic diet-induced glucose restriction on a certain type of cancer cell....
03:04, 2019-08-15

Can minocycline help treat rheumatoid arthritis? Minocycline is an antibiotic that can reduce inflammation. Minocycline can relieve the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), but newer treatments ar...
03:48, 2019-07-11

Can cannabis treat anxiety? It's complicated Marijuana companies and users proclaim the drug’s utility as a treatment but hard evidence is more difficult to come byMany cannabis users and busine...
13:56, 2019-07-08

Why the V.A. Won’t Pay for Service Dogs to Treat PTSD The V.A. was mandated to study the use of service dogs as a mental-health treatment for veterans almost a decade ago. But repeated setbacks have held...
11:00, 2019-07-22

How Immunotherapy Might Be Used to Treat Heart Failure Modified immune cells may be trained not just to attack cancer, but any cells in the body that cause disease, a new study suggests....
22:24, 2019-09-11

Best natural ways to treat cradle cap Cradle cap is very common in infants under 3 months or older and not harmful, but people can relieve the symptoms, using various natural methods....
03:04, 2019-07-26

Can the Rife machine treat cancer? The Rife machine delivers a low energy electromagnetic frequency into the body. It usually consists of a controller box and two electrical pads that ...
22:04, 2019-07-02

Bridge of nose pain: Causes and how to treat it There are many possible causes of pain in the bridge of the nose. Most commonly, the pain is due to an injury or sinusitis. Learn about these and oth...
08:52, 2019-05-21

How to treat tonsillitis symptoms at home Tonsillitis is a viral or bacterial infection that causes swelling and pain in and around the tonsils. Learn about a variety of home remedies for ton...
03:48, 2019-08-07

Can turmeric help treat rheumatoid arthritis? Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic condition that causes pain and swelling in the joints. A growing body of scientific research suggests that tur...
20:52, 2019-06-19

How to treat and prevent bumps after waxing Many people develop bumps on the skin after waxing. In this article, we look at how to prevent and treat bumps after waxing, as well as why they deve...
02:44, 2019-08-29

The No. 1 reason you can’t find time to ‘treat yo self’ Self-care appears to be a real double-edged sword. While many wish for more, new research found that 62 percent of Americans feel guilty for taking t...
00:04, 2019-07-24

How to diagnose and treat bruised ribs Bruising is not always a symptom of a broken or fractured rib bone. In this article, we provide pictures and advice about how to diagnose and treat b...
02:44, 2019-08-01

How to identify and treat a herpes skin rash Herpes skin rash outbreaks usually affect the mouth or genitals but can appear anywhere on the body. Learn about identifying and treating herpes skin...
03:04, 2019-08-30

Don't treat Amazon like a 'colony', says Brazil's Bolsonaro Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday the idea of creating an international alliance to save the Amazon rainforest would be treating Braz...
19:16, 2019-08-26

Fox News Was Never Going to Treat Pete Buttigieg Fairly The Buttigieg Fox News town hall showcased the dangers of Democrats appearing on right-wing media: They'll never get fair treatment from opinion host...
20:56, 2019-05-20

Our 'inner salamander' could help treat arthritis, study finds Research links human ability to regrow cartilage to molecules that help amphibians sprout new limbsContrary to popular opinion, humans can regrow car...
20:16, 2019-10-09

Blocking key protein could treat chronic pain New research in mice sheds light on the development of chronic pain, and neuropathic pain, in particular, paving the way for more effective treatment...
04:36, 2019-08-27

How to treat and prevent razor burn near the vagina Shaving the hair around the vagina can sometimes cause razor burn, which can lead to skin irritation and pain. Razor burn tends to get better on its ...
22:12, 2019-05-20

11 ways to treat back pain without surgery Doctors often find chronic back pain challenging to treat, but there are many nonsurgical options that people can try. We discuss 11 methods here, in...
08:40, 2019-06-29

How Botox in the Armpits Can Treat Excessive Sweating Inside Edition got an inside look as actress Ambyr Childers got Botox injections in her armpits with her best friend Alana Sands....
14:40, 2019-08-22

How to treat acne on black skin naturally Acne is a common skin problem that may be more prevalent in people with black skin. While medical treatments can be effective, they can also cause si...
04:24, 2019-07-06

Immunotherapy may help treat some resistant bowel cancers A small study of drug-resistant bowel cancers suggests that it might be possible to treat these tumours using immunotherapy drugs...
17:48, 2019-07-08

Nicole Byer on why pole-dancing is such a treat As followers of Nicole Byer’s Instagram know, the Nailed It! host has been getting more and more into pole-dancing for some time now. She’s been taki...
19:00, 2019-08-09

Could a broccoli sprout extract help treat schizophrenia? A compound present in broccoli sprouts could change a chemical imbalance that characterizes the brains of people with schizophrenia....
14:20, 2019-05-19

Fitness tips: how to treat muscle pain Applying heat and a little light resistance work will soothe your aching muscles• Fit in my 40s: I can’t sleep through a sports massageAn old-fashion...
08:36, 2019-08-17

Can a massage technique help treat acid reflux? Using a massage technique called myofascial release, researchers reduced the severity and frequency of acid reflux in a small group of people with GE...
14:16, 2019-05-28

Police need to step up and treat fraud seriously, says top law enforcer Fraud has been a "Cinderella crime" for too long and must be taken far more seriously by police to stop criminals plundering the wealth of law-abidin...
16:16, 2019-09-03

This de-stressor app could treat migraine pain, NYU researchers say Many of the 36 million migraine sufferers in the US turn off their smartphones — any lights and sounds, for that matter — when a headache...
20:08, 2019-06-05

This Is The Right Way To Treat A Kyrie Irving Celtics Jersey Here’s a new twist on an old classic, courtesy of reader Henry. That’s what you get for willingly going to the NBA team with the dullest uniform, Kyr...
19:16, 2019-07-04

Could this newly discovered protein help treat Parkinson's? Researchers have identified a protein that could reduce toxic aggregations in the brain. Their finding could lead to new therapies for Parkinson's di...
13:56, 2019-07-03

Treat your teeth right with this high-end electric toothbrush kit Plaque is your teeth’s worst enemy. And let’s face it, you probably don’t put up the defense you should to protect it. Your $2 toothbrush might’ve be...
15:32, 2019-09-02

Can apple cider vinegar treat gout? Although there is little scientific evidence that apple cider vinegar can directly affect gout symptoms, it may reduce many of the risk factors for t...
03:56, 2019-06-12

Maggots used to treat man's infected foot: How it worked Matthew Blurton from Yorkshire was simply doing volunteer work in Africa last December when he experienced alarming symptoms....
11:28, 2019-05-05

To Treat 11-Month-Old's Fracture, Doctors First Had To Plaster Her Doll In Delhi's Lok Nayak Hospital, Zikra Malik lies on a bed with her doll. The 11-month-old has her legs attached to a traction rod - and so does her do...
16:00, 2019-08-30

This Sugar-Free Sweet Can Be Your Go-To Festive Treat This Diwali Sugar-free sweets are the best way to feast on this festive season. Here we have a delicious sugar-free barfi to satiate all your cravings....
12:12, 2019-10-11

A Lemony Treat You Can Concoct in Summer and Tinker With All Winter This parfait for all seasons gets its pucker from that sour tang of buttermilk and extra zing from carbonated soda water....
12:12, 2019-09-04

Google Thanos from 'Avengers: Endgame' for a special treat Easter may be over, but Google has a special "Avengers: Endgame"-themed "Easter egg" in honor of the blockbuster film....
15:08, 2019-04-26

To fix the problem of deepfakes we must treat the cause, not the symptoms | Matt Beard Once technology is released, it’s like herding cats. Why do we continue to let the tech sector manage its own mess?We haven’t yet seen a clear frontr...
06:12, 2019-07-23

Erectile dysfunction: Causes, symptoms and natural remedies to treat ED ERECTILE dysfunction is a common penis problem. Here's all you need to know about ED – including causes, symptoms and natural remedies....
10:36, 2019-05-16

These Ontario police officers are using ayahuasca to treat their PTSD Even though ayahuasca is illegal in Canada, police officers are seeking out the substance as a last resort to treat their post-traumatic stress disor...
12:28, 2019-05-24

Sweden should treat A$AP Rocky ‘with respect’: US State Department The US State Department has weighed in on the treatment of A$AP Rocky by Swedish authorities after the rapper was arrested in Stockholm for an allege...
14:28, 2019-07-15

Red wine compound might help treat depression and anxiety: study Could red be a cure for the blues? Resveratrol, a compound commonly found in red wines, proved effective in eliminating signs of depression and anxie...
23:56, 2019-07-29

Bundesliga: New measures to treat head injuries and concussion As football gets quicker and more physical, the danger of serious head injury increases. This season, new neuropsychological screenings will be manda...
20:16, 2019-08-08

Many cancer drugs can be co-opted to treat different types of tumour Doctors often give people drugs that haven’t been approved for their particular cancer as a last resort. Now it seems it has some benefit about a thi...
17:48, 2019-09-30

11 Ancient Remedies that Effectively Treat Modern Ailments With innovations appearing in our lives seemingly every day it seems that new breakthroughs in science are the only ones we trust. New is always cons...
00:24, 2019-07-07

Brexit is a war between reason and faith, so we’ll treat it as one | Lucy Mangan The footbridge between the fact-storing bit of my brain and its anxiety centres has collapsed. King Arthur – save us!As the Brexit, climate crisis, T...
13:48, 2019-08-09

AstraZeneca scores win in race to treat ovarian cancer AstraZeneca has made further headway in the race with larger competitor GlaxoSmithKline's to use a promising new class of drugs to treat ovarian canc...
10:40, 2019-08-14

Ebola breakthrough: two drugs could treat up to 90 per cent of cases A drug trial has found two experimental drugs for Ebola to be so effective that scientists have stopped the trial early so that more people can recei...
14:48, 2019-08-13

Pakistani charity dishes out ostrich as Ramadan treat for poor A Pakistani charity in the teeming coastal metropolis of Karachi is serving up a rare treat for the city's Muslims ahead of their fast for the holy m...
11:24, 2019-05-07

Why researchers are turning to gene therapy to treat heart failure Single jab could reduce risk of heart attack for some but wider benefit is yet to be provenGene therapy startup plans to slash heart attack risk with...
18:24, 2019-05-10

Selma Blair on undergoing 'aggressive' chemotherapy to treat MS: I was 'out of options' Selma Blair said that she's undergoing intense chemotherapy and stem cell transplant treatments to help her with her MS diagnosis.    ...
23:00, 2019-10-17

Advances in wearable tech help track, treat and prevent diseases TUCSON- Healthcare is going even more high tech in the way we track, treat and prevent diseases. University of Arizona Professor of Medicine Dr. Marv...
03:44, 2019-10-02

007 film must treat Bond girls properly, says Waller-Bridge Fast cars, martinis and Bond girls are core parts of the formula for 007 films, but one of those elements is set for a change in the latest adventure...
11:28, 2019-06-01

The only way to rein in big tech is to treat them as a public service | Nick Srnicek The drive for profit is behind many of the ills of Google, Facebook et al. Unions and public ownership are the only way to solve thisAfter years of p...
13:04, 2019-05-01

Nora Quoirin: police in Malaysia treat case as possible abduction London schoolgirl found to be missing on Sunday morning while on holiday with familyThe disappearance in Malaysia of a 15-year-old London schoolgirl ...
12:04, 2019-08-05

Trump Administration Says It Should Be Allowed to Treat Migrant Kids Like Dogs The Trump administration has had no shame treating migrant families, and children specifically, in dehumanizing ways and as political pawns, but even...
17:04, 2019-06-20

Psychotherapy should be first option to treat depression in young people, study says Psychotherapy should be the first treatment option for young people with depression, according to research published Wednesday in The Lancet Psychiat...
20:32, 2019-07-31

First 3-parent baby born in clinical trial to treat infertility A Greek woman has given birth to a boy using a controversial technique that combines DNA from three people...
20:56, 2019-04-11

Do Service Dogs Help Treat PTSD? After Years of Research, the V.A. Still Doesn’t Know The V.A. was mandated to study the use of service dogs as a mental-health treatment for veterans almost a decade ago. But repeated setbacks have held...
11:28, 2019-07-17

Seth Meyers on Trump: 'Treat him like he's a grandpa in a nursing home' Late-night hosts focused on the strange battle between the president, Nancy Pelosi and Chuck SchumerLate-night hosts focused on tDonald Trump’s snap ...
19:44, 2019-05-23

These Healthy Recipes Are A Delightful Treat To Satiate Hunger Pangs Here is a salad that is rich with nutrients, exceptionally delicious and super easy to prepare at home! Cabbage and chana dal salad is everything you...
15:28, 2019-10-10

Treat Your Feet With 30% Off This Memory Foam Water-Absorbent Bath Mat After a relaxing shower, the last thing you want is to step onto a gross bath mat. If your mat has seen better days, it is time to swap it out for a ...
23:28, 2019-05-22

First in-body CRISPR study set to start in U.S. to treat form of blindness The experimental treatment aims to supply kids and adults with a healthy version of the gene they lack, using a tool that cuts or “edits” DNA in a sp...
05:44, 2019-07-26

Majority of conservatives don’t trust Facebook to treat everyone equally, study says A whopping 76.7 of conservatives don’t trust that Facebook treats all of its user equally, regardless of political beliefs, according to a new poll....
22:16, 2019-07-09

Oxytocin nasal spray could help treat alcoholism, study finds Scientists believe an oxytocin nasal spray could help treat alcoholism, according to a new study released Tuesday....
03:00, 2019-04-18

'They treat us like crap': Uber drivers feel poor and powerless on eve of IPO Wage cuts and inadequate bonuses mean drivers are left behind as ride-hailing firm prepares for stock market debutA lot of very rich people will get ...
08:16, 2019-05-07

I use medical marijuana to treat my insomnia, and the first time I tried it went terribly wrong Matilde Campodonico/AP I'm not an avid pot smoker, but tried medical marijuana to treat my insomnia. Despite taking less than a full dosage, I had a...
21:52, 2019-06-07

How to handle the worldwide jellyfish threat (no, don’t treat stings with urine) The creatures seem to be appearing in greater numbers and frequency, and in places where they haven’t been seen before....
00:40, 2019-07-06

Watch: This Chilled Melon Soup Is The Ultimate Summer Treat You Need Right Now Think soup, and you instantly picture of a piping hot blend of veggies and herbs. But this melon soup recipe is chilled, rejuvenating and oh-so-delic...
11:52, 2019-06-27

Military doctors are doing fewer amputations, and there's a risk they could forget how to treat them Getty Images/Matt Cardy The number of service members with combat-related amputations has declined sharply since 2011, when the number of amputation...
21:52, 2019-06-07

National Ice Cream Day means free cones. Here's what to know about everyone's favorite frozen treat We've got the scoop on all your biggest ice cream-related questions, including where to score a free cone....
01:16, 2019-07-22

Go Ahead, Treat Yourself To the Good Kitchen Trash Bags - They're On Sale Today You need to buy trash bags anyway, so when you can get the good ones—you know, the ones that actually won’t rip and spill garbage all over your livin...
19:12, 2019-05-13

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 20: Phyllis Hyman, 'Be Careful (How You Treat My Love)' There’s almost no way I could do a series like this without at least one nod to my second-favorite singer of forever, Phyllis Hyman. Turns out, almos...
21:44, 2019-06-20

Want To Treat Your Sweet Tooth With Something Unique? Make These Pumpkin-Based Desserts If you dont like pumpkin in your curries, thats probably because of the sweetness of this veggie. So, use this sweet vegetable and make desserts!...
14:32, 2019-09-12

Judge rules federal prison must treat inmate’s breast cancer GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A judge has ordered the federal prison system to make sure a North Carolina woman gets timely treatment for breast cancer whi...
16:36, 2019-06-12

Psoriasis therapy may treat coronary inflammation that leads to heart attack Anti-inflammatory biologic medications that treat psoriasis may also help to reduce coronary inflammation, and prevent heart attacks in the long run....
22:16, 2019-07-31

Georgia sheriff’s ‘No Trick-or-Treat’ signs trigger suit from sex offenders A group of sex offenders in Georgia is suing the Butts County Sheriff’s office for posting “No Trick-or-Treat” signs on their homes. The Butts County...
04:20, 2019-10-23

Shilpa Shetty's 'Triple Treat Sunday Binge' Looks Like Dessert Heaven Shilpa Shetty revealed that she was bingeing on desserts after two weeks and of course, this weekend's Sunday binge was therefore, extra special for ...
14:08, 2019-08-13

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

Women's World Cup, Copa América and a supermarket treat – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Marcus Christenson, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss Australia’s comeback against Brazil, England’s huffing and puffing, Scotland...
18:28, 2019-06-17

Kaia raises $8 million to treat chronic pain with AI-guided exercise Kaia Heatlh, a startup developing apps that leverage AI to help manage chronic pain, has raised $8 million in fresh venture capital.Read More...
16:08, 2019-09-17

World Cup 2019: Treat Your Guests With This 5-Minute Cheese & Pineapple Sticks Impress your guests with delightful easy-to-make cheese and pineapple sticks starter recipe....
11:52, 2019-06-27

Indians’ Carlos Carrasco exploring options to treat blood condition CLEVELAND — Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco has been diagnosed with a blood condition. The team said Wednesday that Carrasco had b...
22:00, 2019-06-05

'Out of options': Selma Blair reveals she's undergoing 'aggressive' chemo to treat MS Selma Blair says she "was kind of out of options" to treat her multiple sclerosis.        ...
15:36, 2019-10-18

Two Ways Of Using Black Currant Fruit In Your Diet For A Sweet And Sour Treat Here, we help you with two great recipes one sweet and one savoury - made with black currant that will let you reap in its various health benefits....
08:04, 2019-09-24

British Library cafe should treat staff like adults and not take away their mobiles | Letter I wonder about the extent to which employers go in their desire to control those who have the misfortune to depend on them for their livelihood, writ...
19:16, 2019-06-24

The New York Times suggests a probiotic can treat obesity—the data doesn’t Enlarge (credit: Getty | Dogukan Keskinkilic) Adding to the steaming pile of unsubstantiated hype over probiotics, the New York Times ran an uncrit...
16:00, 2019-07-05

Ganeshotsav: This Steamed Rice-Flour Dessert Patoli Is A Delightful Treat Patoli is not very different from that amazing Ela Ada, which is also prepared similarly, except banana leaves are used instead of turmeric leaves in...
18:48, 2019-09-06

FDA approves Teva's generic nasal spray to treat opioid overdose Generic drugmaker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd on Friday received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its gener...
20:24, 2019-04-19

Treat Your Face to This Refreshing Queen Helene Mint Julep Scrub, Now Just $2 Queen Helene’s Mint Julep Masque is a pore-clearing, oil-absorbing cult favorite, and now, you can enjoy those same minty benefits in scrub form for ...
19:44, 2019-05-06

Lizzy Caplan's NSFW Story About Her Husband and a Urinal Is a Real Treat Lizzy Caplan has a story that may very well make you pee your pants. During a Thursday night appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the Mean Girls alum sh...
14:28, 2019-10-18

Meghan Markle's new lawsuit could change how the tabloids treat the royal family Max Mumby/ Indigo/ Getty Images The Duchess of Sussex is taking legal action against the Mail on Sunday, a newspaper that published excerpts from a p...
17:44, 2019-10-02

Treat London Broncos vs Castleford Tigers like a Grand Final, says Rob Butler London Broncos need to treat this weekend's match against Castleford Tigers like the Grand Final, according to front-rower Rob Butler....
14:44, 2019-06-28

Merck's Keytruda wins FDA approval to treat head and neck cancer Merck & Co Inc said on Tuesday its blockbuster cancer drug Keytruda won approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat a type of head a...
13:52, 2019-06-11

California Bill Makes App-Based Companies Treat Workers as Employees Legislation near final approval would affect drivers for ride-hailing services, food-delivery couriers, janitors and others now viewed as contractors...
16:12, 2019-09-11

Essex 'drug deaths': Two men arrested following suspected drug-related deaths of six people Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs following the deaths of six people in Essex....
20:36, 2019-08-03

China urges local governments to shell out resources to treat soil pollution China has urged local authorities to invest more to clean up contaminated agricultural land, with some regions still failing to take responsibility f...
10:04, 2019-04-22

Telemedical startup Cara Care raises $7 million to treat digestive symptoms Cara Care, a Berlin-based startup extending telemedical treatment to patients with gastrointestinal diseases, has raised $7 million.Read More...
16:32, 2019-06-18

Phoebe Waller-Bridge: new Bond film must 'treat women properly' – even if he doesn't The Fleabag and Killing Eve writer has expanded on her role polishing the script for the 25th 007 film – which is rumoured to concern genetic enginee...
17:04, 2019-05-31

Jennifer Aniston’s daily schedule: a 16-hour fast – and celery juice as a treat The star’s wellbeing secrets include fasting, meditation and five workouts a week. But when does she have fun?Name: Jennifer Aniston.Age: 50. Continu...
14:56, 2019-10-22

A woman who says she only dates married millionaires thinks they treat her infinitely better than young, single men Gweneth Lee 47-year-old Gweneth Lee is a serial mistress of affluent, self-made, married men. It's not about the money, as Lee says she's a successfu...
13:40, 2019-10-03

Vikings' Mike Zimmer on facing Teddy Bridgewater for first time: 'We'll treat him like any other quarterback' Bridgewater will face the Vikings for the first time since team decided not to re-sign the former first-round pick...
23:44, 2019-08-05

Treat climate crisis with ‘greatest urgency’, Bahamas leader tells UN Assembly Hurricane Dorian, one of the most destructive Atlantic storms ever recorded, “is a generational tragedy” for The Bahamas, Prime Minister Hubert Minni...
21:48, 2019-09-27

Celebs love the flattering Face Off pose that works a treat for Instagram snaps WANT to perfect your Instagram poses? If you're looking for a flattering pose you can use in front of the camera, try the Face Off move that celebs l...
19:36, 2019-08-01

Georgia sheriff puts ‘no trick-or-treat’ warning signs in yards of sex offenders BUTTS COUNTY, Ga. – Sex offenders are suing the Butts County Sheriff’s Office in Georgia for posting “No Trick-or-Treating” s...
00:00, 2019-10-23

GTA 5 Online Casino UPDATE: Grand Theft Auto fans could be in for a treat this week GRAND Theft Auto fans could be in for a treat this week as they await more information about the GTA 5 Online Casino update....
07:44, 2019-07-09

Study: 40 percent of medical clinics refuse to treat regular opioid users People who take opioids for chronic pain have a harder time finding a doctor than non-opioid taking patients, a new study....
22:36, 2019-07-12

Drugs with biggest price hikes don't treat depression or diabetes — they're for erectile dysfunction The prescription drugs that have seen the most rapid rise in cost in the U.S. don't treat depression, cholesterol or even autoimmune diseases, a...
17:28, 2019-05-31

Trump 'very disappointed' in Swedish Prime Minister over A$AP Rocky case: 'Treat Americans fairly' President Trump tweeted his disappointment in Sweden's prime minister Thursday after news broke that American rapper A$AP Rocky is being charged with...
03:04, 2019-07-26

Lucknawi Food Festival: A Nawabi Treat Awaits You At Mahagun Sarovar Portico Suites Bringing the essence of rich and traditional food of Lucknow, the festival offers unique treats of Awadhi cuisine....
13:40, 2019-09-19

Trump tells Beijing to treat Hong Kong humanely or risk trade deal President offers to meet Xi Jinping as Chinese paramilitary gathers at Hong Kong borderDonald Trump has urged Beijing to treat Hong Kong “humanely” i...
13:28, 2019-08-15

Watch Dr. Pimple Popper treat a man's cantaloupe-sized back hump, which she said was the messiest growth she's ever seen TLC Editor's note: This post contains graphic images of dermatological conditions and the procedures used to treat them. On this week's episode of "...
11:04, 2019-08-02

Crab-picking is a treat, if you don’t mind slicing open your fingers while eviscerating a stinking carcass “After you’ve clawed through this cage of razor blades, you’re rewarded with a chewed-up-gum amount of meat.”...
12:12, 2019-07-08

Monte Barrett: Not all ‘drug cheats’ are drug cheats Former heavyweight contender Monte Barrett condemns boxing's drug cheats and says his own failed test in 2011 was a mix-up that can happen to anyone ...
16:28, 2019-09-07

High-Protein Diet: This Cabbage and Chana Dal Salad Is A Delightful Treat To Satiate Hunger Pangs Here is a salad that is rich with nutrients, exceptionally delicious and super easy to prepare at home! Cabbage and chana dal salad is everything you...
14:40, 2019-10-10

Minnesota Girl in Vegetative State Because School Nurse Failed to Properly Treat Her Asthma: Lawsuit The Minnesota teen was sent back to gym class after suffering asthma attack, her parents say....
22:16, 2019-09-06

Many patients lie to their Dr. TUCSON – Healthcare is a hot topic these days. And with a Presidential election just a little over a year away, it’s getting even more at...
00:48, 2019-08-06

A 50-year-old technology that uses bursts of electricity to treat pain might finally catch on as doctors hunt for alternatives to opioids With millions of people still using opioids in the US to for pain relief, doctors and patients are looking for alternative pain treatments. Neuromodu...
15:32, 2019-10-02

Many patients lie to their doctor TUCSON – Healthcare is a hot topic these days. And with a Presidential election just a little over a year away, it’s getting even more at...
02:00, 2019-08-06

Essex 'drug deaths': Two men arrested following six suspected drug deaths Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs following the deaths of six people in Essex....
22:32, 2019-08-03

Cancer patients get new wheels TUCSON – Young cancer patients got new wheels on Monday. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society teamed up with Tucson Subaru to gift bikes to children bat...
22:28, 2019-09-23

Many hospital patients get no visitors As well as being socially isolating, having no visitor to help with the "small" things can delay recovery, say NHS nurses....
02:32, 2019-09-11

Patients value convenience of telemedicine (Reuters Health) - Patients who have real-time video visits with their primary care providers instead of in-person exams are generally satisfied with...
23:52, 2019-04-29

Today I have to talk to three of my patients about dying. This is how I do it It’s tempting to put these all-important conversations off but the consequences can be direIt’s 9.15am. The medical team is full of energy and caffei...
18:00, 2019-06-06

Rural Hospitals Are Dying, and So Are Their Patients It is a dreary Monday on the East Coast, and I have a dreary story of American neglect and misery for you: the Washington Post published a remarkable...
17:20, 2019-05-13

The Hospital Treated These Patients. Then It Sued Them. Most hospitals do not frequently take patients to court over medical debt. But since 2015, Carlsbad Medical Center, in New Mexico, has filed lawsuits...
10:00, 2019-09-03

Saving the Teeth of Patients With Special Needs A new dental center is built to welcome patients with special needs and those in wheelchairs, who often run into obstacles elsewhere....
10:28, 2019-05-02

Insomnia common among cancer patients (Reuters Health) - Roughly half of patients with cancer have symptoms of insomnia, and many may have sleep problems that linger for at least a year, ...
23:20, 2019-04-12

Patients likely to have complications with unprofessional surgeons Patients had an 18 percent higher risk of complication during a medical procedure if their surgeon had one to three previous reports of unprofessiona...
00:04, 2019-06-20

Technology to keep dementia patients out of hospital Radar technology and tiny brain-monitors are just some of the devices being tested by a new research centre....
02:28, 2019-04-17

Transgender patients call for GPs to have more training Three transgender men call for more training of local GPs to relieve pressure on specialist clinics....
12:56, 2019-08-08

AI researchers have a plan to pay patients for data Enlarge (credit: iStock/Getty Images) Robert Chang, a Stanford ophthalmologist, normally stays busy prescribing drops and performing eye surgery. B...
18:36, 2019-08-11

Music playlists could help dementia patients Personalized music playlists that rekindle memories of childhood and happy moments may bring joy to dementia patients, because music can activate par...
23:36, 2019-06-24

Patients have 'less pain' when doctors believe in treatment Whether a doctor believes in a cure can influence how effective it is for the patient, a new study shows. The findings could affect the way doctors a...
12:04, 2019-10-22

CDC says almost all vaping illness patients end up hospitalized Almost all patients with a mysterious vaping-related lung disease have been hospitalized, with about half ending up in the intensive care unit, Cente...
19:56, 2019-10-11

Why must US patients wait for drugs available in other countries? The United States leads the world in drug development, but we’re in danger of falling behind, to the detriment of countless patients. However, new le...
12:00, 2019-07-31

Private hospitals 'must do more to keep patients safe' Rogue surgeons like Ian Paterson must not be able to harm anyone again, surgeons' leaders say....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Use a 'greener' inhaler if you can, patients told Five doses of some inhalers are the equivalent of a nine-mile car journey, NHS advisory body says....
21:00, 2019-04-11

When Patients Need Opioids to Ease the Pain Some patients genuinely need powerful painkillers to make their excruciating existence at least somewhat tolerable....
12:44, 2019-07-10

CRT defibrillator may help more heart failure patients For patients with heart abnormalities that can't be fixed with a normal defibrillator, a cardiac resynchronization therapy with defibrillator may hel...
19:16, 2019-06-18

MRI may predict which depression patients respond best to therapy Currently, only 45 percent of people with depression respond positively to cognitive-behavioral therapy, but conducting fMRIs on patients could help ...
21:20, 2019-08-01

Two Ebola patients in Congo ‘cured’ with new drugs KINSHASA, Congo — Two Ebola patients who were treated with new drugs in the city of Goma in eastern Congo have been declared “cured” and returned to ...
20:00, 2019-08-14

'Congestion' means different things to doctors and patients (Reuters Health) - Patients who say they're "congested" may have a runny nose, but a new study suggests their doctors may think they mean their nose ...
19:32, 2019-06-06

‘It’s Gigantic’: A New Way to Gauge the Chances for Unresponsive Patients Researchers have found a way to detect “covert consciousness” that could aid the recovery of people with severe brain injuries....
23:40, 2019-06-26

Doctor killed 25 patients, officials say. Can they prove it? COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Experts say prosecutors face a legal hurdle as they pursue 25 murder charges against an Ohio doctor accused of ordering but not...
00:36, 2019-06-07

Former USC gynecologist accused of sexual assault of 16 patients The former longtime gynecologist at the University of Southern California was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting 16 women at the student heal...
03:56, 2019-06-27

Half of H.I.V. Patients Are Women. Most Research Subjects Are Men. Trials of vaccines and treatments have not included enough female participants. Now that scientists are exploring possible cures, the need to enroll ...
08:28, 2019-05-28

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating...
06:04, 2019-09-14

Advanced MRI may be able to detect dementia in stroke patients A new MRI method may detect clues in stroke patients that can lead to future cognitive problems, as new findings show it predicted three-fourths of d...
19:56, 2019-09-12

Nonfiction: A Psychotherapist Analyzes Her Patients’ Stories — and Her Own Lori Gottlieb’s “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, Her Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed” is a treasure trove of stories and hard-earned...
11:32, 2019-04-16

Few black patients get buprenorphine for opioid addiction (Reuters Health) - While the number of Americans getting drug treatment for opioid addiction is on the rise, a new study suggests that gains may be c...
23:00, 2019-05-14

Hospital patients die in sandwich listeria outbreak Three deaths in hospitals in Manchester and Liverpool are linked to pre-packed sandwiches....
17:44, 2019-06-07

For Older Patients, an ‘Afterworld’ of Hospital Care Long-term care hospitals tend to the sickest of patients, often near the end of their lives. Many will never return home....
20:48, 2019-09-13

More than half of older dialysis patients die within a year Over half of older adults with end-stage kidney disease die within a year of starting dialysis, upending previously held beliefs about the use of the...
20:56, 2019-04-23

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

The Role of Nurses When Patients Decide to End Their Lives Some hospitals and hospices have policies that forbid nurses to be part of the process or even to discuss end-of-life options....
12:24, 2019-09-06

7 patients at new Ohio hospital diagnosed with Legionnaires’ GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s health authority has ordered a newly opened hospital where seven patients have been diagnosed with potentially f...
15:32, 2019-06-01

US hospitals turn away patients as ransomware strikes Three hospitals in Alabama were forced to close their doors to all but the most critical new patients....
12:24, 2019-10-02

NHS teams up with Amazon to bring Alexa to patients Voice assistant enlisted to aid elderly and blind patients who cannot easily search for adviceThe NHS has teamed up with Amazon to allow elderly peop...
10:08, 2019-07-10

US aims to help more cancer patients try experimental drugs CHICAGO — Sally Atwater’s doctor spent two months on calls, messages and paperwork to get her an experimental drug he thinks can fight the lung cance...
11:24, 2019-06-04

France to stop reimbursing patients for homeopathy Decision comes after national study concludes the medicine has no proven benefitThe French government has announced it will stop reimbursing patients...
20:08, 2019-07-10

4 Your Health: Karate helping Parkinson’s patients NBC News- As people living with Parkinson’s disease start having tremors, moving more slowly and losing their balance, it can be frustrating an...
11:28, 2019-06-04

New center for Alzheimer’s patients coming to Tucson A new memory and research center for patients with Alzheimer’s disease is set to open in Tucson next spring. The Toole Family Memory Center is under ...
03:04, 2019-05-10

Protecting Sleep in the Hospital, for Both Patients and Doctors What if sleep were considered a continuous infusion of a medication that helped patients heal faster?...
12:00, 2019-06-04

One-third of statin patients still have bad cholesterol levels, study says About one-third of people in taking statins to control low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, known as "bad cholesterol," still have dangerously high l...
22:16, 2019-05-09

4 Your Health: Beta blockers helping A-Fib patients Betas blockers may help people with A-Fib. People prone to stress related heart arrhythmias may benefit from taking beta blockers. A new Yale Univers...
19:44, 2019-06-04

OB-GYN accused of fathering children with patients says one is now his wife An OBGYN from Mississippi accused of sexual misconduct and sleeping with his patients, two of whom he impregnated, says he did nothing wrong — ...
05:12, 2019-07-12

New drugs for cystic fibrosis patients in Scotland They will have access to the "life-changing" treatment after ministers struck a deal with the drugs company....
11:04, 2019-09-12

More patients diagnosed amid Legionnaires’ outbreak GROVE CITY, Ohio (AP) — Health officials in Ohio say 10 people have now been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease amid an outbreak at a recentl...
00:20, 2019-06-05

Executive order gives hope to kidney patients The Trump administration’s recent pledge to transform kidney care is cause for hope for late-stage kidney disease patients languishing on transplant ...
05:36, 2019-08-02

Study: Heart attack patients over 65 less likely to get angioplasty People over age 65 who suffer a heart attack are less likely to be treated with angioplasty than younger patients, a new study shows....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Housebound Parkinson's patients have movement restored An electrical stimulus can help revive mobility for people with the disease, scientists have discovered....
19:48, 2019-04-22

Deafblind doctor: I was told not to touch patients A student set to become the NHS's first deaf and blind doctor describes discrimination she has faced....
21:40, 2019-10-02

The opioid crisis: A 20-year conspiracy against patients Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, may have been the prime mover in the Big Bang of opioids in the 1990s, when doctors were aggressively treating...
15:40, 2019-09-14

German nurse under investigation for killing patients German prosecutors are investigating a male nurse on five counts of murder. Some of the details closely resemble the case of one of Germany's worst s...
20:08, 2019-08-30

For Vitiligo Patients, New Treatments Offer Hope “We now have a much better understanding of the immunological pathways involved in vitiligo, which is providing insight on how to target and treat th...
11:36, 2019-06-24

Sanofi to cut U.S. insulin costs for some patients to $99 per month Sanofi SA said on Wednesday it will cut the cost of its insulin products to $99 per month for uninsured patients and others who pay cash for it in th...
11:20, 2019-04-10

California allows patients to buy HIV prevention meds without prescription California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday signed legislation allowing patients to buy HIV prevention pills without a doctor’s prescription....
22:44, 2019-10-08

Doctors often reluctant to attend patients' funerals (Reuters Health) - Although hospitals and medical practitioners may follow a few bereavement practices after a patient dies, funeral attendance is un...
17:28, 2019-09-26

Diabetes patients 40 percent more likely to be readmitted to hospital Diabetes patients with blood sugar levels below 100 milligrams had higher 30-day readmission rates than those with normal levels....
17:56, 2019-05-01

Canadian patients suffering, sometimes dying, with bedsores Recent deaths allegedly linked to bedsores have put the spotlight on this continuing problem in health care....
18:00, 2019-07-17

Laryngectomy patients learn to sing without a voice box The choir is made of up of post-op throat cancer patients who have undergone a laryngectomy....
02:04, 2019-05-06

GP 'ghost patients' to be investigated by NHS fraud squad Investigators will try to find out whether GPs have been claiming fees for non-existent patients....
03:44, 2019-06-12

Cancer test treats patients with precision The medical team are able to extract huge amounts of information from tiny fragments of DNA....
12:04, 2019-04-25

Lister Hospital IT issue: 'No harm' has come to patients A trust had found almost 15,000 patients may have been affected by a failure to pass on medical updates....
18:24, 2019-07-17

Poorer U.S. patients less likely to get blood pressure controlled (Reuters Health) - Poorer patients in the U.S. may be less likely to get their blood pressure under control, even when they are participating in a cl...
12:32, 2019-07-31

Cancer Patients Tell Us About Clothing for Changing Bodies “The stockings don’t look very good but I’ve decided to change my attitude about that and say they are chic,” one patient writes....
13:44, 2019-09-20

Researchers try to make ICU less traumatic for patients, families (Reuters Health) - Intensive care units (ICUs) can be extremely stressful for patients and families. Changes in the way ICUs are run may help mitigat...
18:16, 2019-07-16

Two more hospital patients die in sandwich listeria outbreak Public Health England says there are now nine confirmed cases of listeria linked to the outbreak....
17:20, 2019-06-14

Chemotherapy doses review after 14 NHS Tayside patients die An independent doctor will look at cases after NHS Tayside gave lower chemotherapy doses than elsewhere in Scotland....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Hoddesdon dental patients offered HIV tests Hundreds of dental scaling patients are offered blood tests over fears about unclean equipment....
16:44, 2019-05-20

Uninfected patients key to improving Ebola response Research on the logistics of responding to Ebola outbreaks has revealed that an often-overlooked, but critical, factor in resource deployment to trea...
20:24, 2019-09-16

Former UK doctor jailed for groping female patients LONDON (AP) — A former British doctor has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for groping female patients including a 12-year-old child. Alan Tutin ...
14:44, 2019-05-17

Few heart patients use cardiac rehab after stenting (Reuters Health) - Just one in three patients enrolls in recommended cardiac rehabilitation after having a blocked heart artery cleared and a stent i...
21:48, 2019-06-19

Cancer treatments: Patients need to know heart risks Specialists warn that many people undergoing cancer treatment receive neither appropriate information about heart risks nor sufficient monitoring for...
14:44, 2019-05-07

Countess of Chester Hospital says no to Wales' patients People in Wales will only be able to use the Countess of Chester Hospital in an emergency or a maternity case....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Older patients don't see diabetes recommendations same way doctors do Doctors' advice for starting or stopping diabetes medicines often doesn't resonate with older patients, a new study suggests....
23:36, 2019-09-16

'I've had patients take their own teeth out': dental anxiety and the treatments that can help Almost half of adults in the UK fear the dentist, and some refuse to see one. Thankfully, there are some increasingly effective remedies, but they co...
15:16, 2019-08-19

Dax Cowart, Who Suffered for Patients’ Rights, Dies at 71 Doctors forced Mr. Cowart to undergo treatment after he was severely burned in an explosion. He spent the rest of his life arguing for patient autono...
01:52, 2019-05-16

How to identify and treat a spider bite as spider mating season continues Millions of spiders are scurrying into Brit homes as spider mating season continues, this is what you should do if they bite you...
15:40, 2019-09-09

Move Over Aloo Paratha! Treat Your Family With This Delish Aloo Naan Instead Naan can be of any kind; you can have it plain or stuff it with veggies or nuts of your choice. In this recipe, noted food blogger and YouTuber Manju...
14:24, 2019-07-03

Bored Of Peanut Butter? Treat Yourself With Nutritious Almond Butter There's a whole host of ways you can consume almond butter - toast, smoothie, cake, pancake, cookies, mousse; the list is endless....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Indian Chutney Recipe: Make Dates And Raisins Chutney For A Sweet Plus Sour Treat (Watch Video) Here's the recipe of the lip-smacking dates and raisins chutney. Pair it with mathri, poori, and samosa, or use it to make any chaat....
13:28, 2019-10-17

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

Doctor accused of poisoning patients so he could show off by saving them Prosecutors allege that French anaesthesiologist Frederic Pechier may have tampered with his colleague's anesthesia to create emergencies in which he...
21:16, 2019-05-15

Patients, doctors may not share priorities for chronic diseases Patients and doctors often have different views about which chronic health conditions are their top priorities, suggests a study in France....
23:24, 2019-09-19

'Steep rise' in patients struggling to get epilepsy drugs The Epilepsy Society is calling for an urgent review of how medicines are stocked and supplied in the UK....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Communication with locked-in patients in question after misconduct finding Enlarge / A female study participant allegedly responds to a question. (credit: Wyss Center ) Germany’s main research-funding organization, DFG, ha...
16:56, 2019-09-28

New treatment extends life of advanced melanoma patients Half of people live five years or more with combination immunotherapy treatment, study findsHalf of people diagnosed with advanced melanoma, which on...
11:16, 2019-09-28

Patients at for-profit dialysis centers less likely to get kidney transplants (Reuters Health) - The likelihood that U.S. patients with renal failure will get a kidney transplant is lower for those who get dialysis at for-profi...
23:44, 2019-09-10

Blood test may reduce antibiotic use for COPD patients The number of COPD patients who received antibiotics prescriptions fell by 20 percent after taking the finger-prick blood test to measure their C-rea...
16:20, 2019-07-11

200 patients warned of possible measles exposure via one little girl in California ER Almost 200 people could have been exposed to measles after a child with the disease was treated in the emergency room at the University of California...
10:42, 2019-04-09

NHS violence: Nurses talk of attacks by patients in hospital Nurses at a hospital in Dorset speak about the times they have been attacked by their patients....
03:00, 2019-05-27

4 Your Health: Increase of colorectal cancer in younger patients News 4 Tucson’s Angelique Lizarde has the latest health findings. Watch the video below to learn more....
03:20, 2019-07-23

Oregon removes assisted suicide wait for certain patients The law allows those with 15 days left to live to bypass a 15-day waiting period required under the Death with Dignity Act, something proponents say ...
20:40, 2019-07-25

Bionic eye breakthrough after blind patients given 'sense of vision' CERA scientists used the prototype to give patients the ability to detect edges, shapes and movements...
13:28, 2019-10-23

Nurse numbers rise 'eclipsed by jump in patients' Hospital admissions are rising at nearly three times the rate of the nurse workforce, the RCN says....
02:56, 2019-09-17

Biological marker may indicate PTSD patients at risk for suicide People with both PTSD and suicidal thoughts have high levels of metabotropic glutamatergic receptor 5 compared to those without those thoughts, which...
18:08, 2019-05-14

Nursing facilities often discharge patients when co-pays kick in (Reuters Health) - Skilled nursing facilities in the U.S. often discharge Medicare patients before daily co-payments kick in, according to a new U.S....
01:16, 2019-05-29

Patients with food allergies may need mental health support (Reuters Health) - Many patients with life-threatening food allergies may feel anxious or overwhelmed at times, but it's rare for mental health profe...
19:00, 2019-05-29

Cannula sleeves: 'Simple solution for dementia patients' Thousands of cannula sleeves have been made by a knitting group since it was set up by a Chester singer....
12:56, 2019-05-22

2020 candidate Amy Klobuchar’s plan would help Alzheimer’s patients WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has a new plan to help seniors that includes more support for people with Alzheimer̵...
12:56, 2019-07-12

Home-based heart rehab may help patients who can't get to clinics (Reuters Health) - Some heart attack survivors may benefit from supervised home-based cardiac rehabilitation programs when hospital-based rehab isn't...
23:44, 2019-05-13

How Alzheimer’s patients cope with emotional turmoil after diagnosis In 2013, “Deadwood” showrunner David Milch was in New York City, toiling on a TV pilot, when he suddenly couldn’t remember where he parked his car. I...
01:08, 2019-05-30

Cancer patients use crowdfunding for medical bills, expenses (Reuters Health) - Even cancer patients who seemingly have health insurance are seeking donations online to help with medical bills, travel, drug cos...
19:12, 2019-09-12

Study: 100k patients injured, die each year after misdiagnosis About 100,000 people are disabled or die each year due to a medical misdiagnosis, a study says....
23:04, 2019-07-11

Yoga may help ease mood disorders in Parkinson's patients (Reuters Health) - People with Parkinson's disease may have less anxiety and depression when they practice yoga focused on mindfulness and breathing ...
00:12, 2019-04-10

Epilepsy patients may live longer with specialist care People with epilepsy who receive care from specialists may be less likely to die prematurely than their counterparts who don't, a Canadian study sugg...
22:40, 2019-08-05

Patients more likely to seek psychiatric help after weight-loss surgery After weight-loss surgery, patients may be more likely to need mental health services, including psychiatric hospitalizations, a new study suggests....
23:12, 2019-09-25

Riskiest time for surgery patients is not in the operating room (Reuters Health) - The deadliest time for many surgery patients isn't when they're on the operating table, it's while they're recovering in the hospi...
02:28, 2019-07-30

‘Chasing the Cure’ lets patients crowdsource a diagnosis Oversharing health woes on social media may finally do us some good. A new show, “Chasing the Cure,” features patients broadcasting their medical mys...
01:04, 2019-08-06

Ransomware forces 3 hospitals to turn away all but the most critical patients Enlarge / Emergency rooms like this one at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital may need to transfer patients once they stabilize. (credit: health.mil) Te...
21:08, 2019-10-01

200 hospital patients died while waiting to be discharged in 2018 Delayed discharges also resulted in patients spending thousands of extra days in hospital....
09:24, 2019-04-15

Doctor sentenced to 7 years in connection to 3 patients’ fatal ODs A New York City doctor was sentenced Tuesday to seven years in prison for illegally peddling more than a million pills — including powerful pre...
23:40, 2019-09-10

Nurse charged with killing 100 patients apologizes to families BERLIN — A former nurse on trial on allegations he killed 100 patients at two hospitals in northern Germany apologized to his victims’ relatives in a...
18:24, 2019-06-05

Nonwhite patients get less pain relief in U.S. emergency rooms Black and Hispanic patients in U.S. emergency rooms are less likely to receive medication to ease acute pain than their white counterparts, a study s...
20:56, 2019-07-02

Nurse allegedly took nude photos of elderly patients A Pennsylvania nurse took “explicit and private” photographs of at least 17 elderly nursing home patients — and sent the images to...
14:52, 2019-05-07

Robocalls put hospital patients’ lives in danger: report Imagine this: During a major public health crisis, such as an outbreak – when doctors, administrators and health care field workers need to be in con...
22:48, 2019-06-18

German Nurse Who Murdered 87 Patients Given Life Sentence BERLIN (AP) — Niels Hoegel liked to bring about cardiac arrests in his patients by injecting them with overdoses of heart medication and other drugs ...
13:40, 2019-06-06

License revoked for doctor who admitted abusing patients CLINTON, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis County doctor who admitted sexually abusing women at pain clinics has lost has license to practice medicine in Missou...
17:24, 2019-05-06

Japan court orders compensation for kin of leprosy patients TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court has ordered the government to pay 370 million yen ($3.4 million) in damages to the relatives of former leprosy patients...
12:32, 2019-06-28

Meet the AI Robots Helping Take Care of Elderly Patients Robots powered by artificial intelligence have been popping up in hotels, airports and shopping malls. Now, they’re showing up at assisted livi...
21:12, 2019-08-23

German nurse given second life sentence for murder of 85 patients Niels Högel, who used drugs to cause cardiac arrests, confirmed as country’s worst postwar serial killerA nurse has been handed a second life sentenc...
12:20, 2019-06-06

Boxing club helps patients fight parkinson’s (WAVE) A boxing club in Kentucky is helping Parkinson’s disease patients fight for the quality of their lives. “Parkinson’s wants t...
21:36, 2019-06-20

How to Get TB Patients to Take Their Pills? Persistent Texting and a ‘Winners Circle’ The drug regimens can be grueling, and patients often quit taking their medications. But turning it into a cellphone competition helps....
01:32, 2019-09-05

Trump abortion ‘gag rule’ leaves poor patients ‘with nowhere to go’ in US Impact will vary greatly from state to state after Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal funding program over abortion referral bans Last year al...
09:08, 2019-08-22

Patients of rude surgeons have more problems after surgery, study says Having surgery — even minor surgery — can be an incredibly stressful experience for any patient. Placing trust in a surgeon is often frig...
04:48, 2019-06-21

EEG may help doctors determine if head injury patients will recover Researchers say an EEG can reveal hidden consciousness in unresponsive ICU patients days after a head injury, offering doctors a better way to predic...
20:52, 2019-06-28

Hospitals that are turning away patients reportedly pay ransomware attackers Enlarge (credit: Andrew Malone / Flickr) Three Alabama hospitals have paid a ransomware demand to the criminals who waged a crippling malware attack ...
21:56, 2019-10-07

Dog ownership linked with longer life, especially for heart patients (Reuters Health) - Dog owners live longer, and canine companionship may be especially good for people with heart disease and those living alone, new ...
20:48, 2019-10-08

Heart patients may benefit more from exercise than healthy people (Reuters Health) - Exercise can do more to lower the risk of premature death for patients with cardiovascular disease than for healthy people, a new ...
01:44, 2019-09-04

Quest Diagnostics says data breach could have hit nearly 12 million patients Quest Diagnostics Inc said on Monday it was notified by a billing collections vendor that an unauthorized user gained access to information on nearly...
11:20, 2019-06-04

Google vet launches an app for patients to record their doctor's notes Google veteran is launching a new medical app for patients to record their doctor visits -- and share them with their family-members....
18:16, 2019-04-28

Quest Diagnostics says nearly 12 million patients may have had data breached About 11.9 million Quest Diagnostics patients may have had their financial, medical and other personal information exposed in a data breach, the comp...
11:28, 2019-06-04

UCLA says gynecologist accused of sexually abusing patients LOS ANGELES (AP) — The University of California, Los Angeles says a former gynecologist at the student health clinic has been charged with sexually a...
01:16, 2019-06-11

Nordic walking may benefit breast cancer patients (Reuters Health) - Nordic walking, an aerobic activity performed with walking poles similar to ski poles, may benefit patients with breast cancer, ac...
19:56, 2019-08-16

NHS Wales and care patients given new 'citizen voice' body It will provide a simpler way for people to raise issues about the NHS and social care, it is claimed....
09:28, 2019-06-17

Depression, anxiety may cause patients to leave cardiac rehab (Reuters Health) - Anxiety and depression are common among participants in cardiac rehab programs, and that poor mental health may cause them to drop...
00:44, 2019-10-12

‘There is a huge need’: Why this Nova Scotia doctor says she can’t leave her patients behind "I actually have retired three times, officially," Dr. Leahey says. "But it didn't hold." And according to her, the reasons are many....
11:20, 2019-10-03

Cancer patients using alternative therapies may hesitate to tell doctors (Reuters Health) - One in three U.S. patients with a cancer diagnosis has recently used non-standard therapies to manage their disease - but many hav...
17:36, 2019-04-26

As Patients Struggle With Bills, Hospital Sues Thousands Most hospitals do not frequently take patients to court over medical debt. But since 2015, Carlsbad Medical Center, in New Mexico, has filed lawsuits...
00:24, 2019-09-04

How a celebrity shrink allegedly conned himself into patients’ wills One Manhattan psychiatrist, who reportedly has treated Courtney Love and Gwyneth Paltrow at his Murray Hill office, is all about helping — himself, t...
00:12, 2019-06-09

Chemotherapy for cancer patients cancelled due to bank holidays Approximately 780 patients at the Belfast Cancer Centre had treatments in April and May cancelled....
09:00, 2019-07-08

Fewer psychiatrists take Medicaid patients even as the program has expanded (Reuters Health) - Fewer and fewer psychiatrists are accepting Medicaid even as increasing numbers of patients have gained mental health coverage thr...
22:36, 2019-06-07

Listening to music may ease cancer patients' pain (Reuters Health) - Listening to music at home may reduce cancer patients' pain and fatigue and ease symptoms like loss of appetite and difficulty con...
19:00, 2019-06-14

Caregiver depression tied to more ER visits for dementia patients (Reuters Health) - Dementia patients may go to the emergency room more often when their caregivers are depressed, a recent study suggests....
19:28, 2019-07-09

Thyroid disease 'being over-treated' Hormone treatment for mild underactive thyroid problems will not benefit most patients, experts say....
09:04, 2019-05-15

Is endometriosis an autoimmune disease? Endometriosis is not an autoimmune disease, but research shows that it may have links to some autoimmune conditions. Learn more about the connection ...
02:56, 2019-08-22

Mumps - is it the forgotten disease? Hippocrates described the classic signs centuries ago, so what else do we know about the ancient illness?...
05:04, 2019-05-25

WHO recognizes burnout as a disease Health experts from around the world recommended that burnout be classified as a medical condition. For decades, experts had debated over how to defi...
18:12, 2019-05-27

Do we have a right to know if we could have the Huntington’s disease gene? Not telling your child that this hereditary condition is in the family can be devastating later onOn a lazy Sunday morning in May last year, Isobel L...
17:44, 2019-08-10

Dry eye disease: New treatment on the horizon Current treatments for dry eye disease do not work for everyone. A preliminary investigation of new antibody based eye drops produces encouraging res...
22:36, 2019-10-16

HIV used to cure 'bubble boy' disease All eight infants now have fully functioning immune systems after undergoing treatment, say experts....
05:56, 2019-04-18

Gum disease may be the cause of Alzheimer's - here's how to avoid it News that the Porphyromonas gingivalis bacterium responsible for causing gum disease could also be the root cause of Alzheimer’s has people reaching ...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Statement for Rare Disease Day The vision of the Sustainable Development Goals is a world in which no one is left behind, including people who suffer from rare diseases. Just becau...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Lyme disease: is a solution on the way? The tick-borne illness, which is on the rise, can have chronic side-effects. So why hasn’t more effort been put into a cure?As a former martial arts ...
16:32, 2019-07-20

How to care for someone with Alzheimer's disease Caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease can be both challenging and rewarding. Learn about tips to make it easier, as well as when to seek profes...
23:36, 2019-09-18

New treatment lowers bad cholesterol in heart attack patients, study says Within two to three hours, a procedure known as LDL apheresis drove down the bad cholesterol levels of heart attack patients by 50 to 80 percent....
19:16, 2019-05-23

A New, Scarless Adam’s Apple Surgery Could Be a Breakthrough for Transgender Patients An Israeli medical center says it has pioneered a new procedure to remove or reduce the size of the Adam’s apple without leaving a scar, a sign...
11:04, 2019-06-11