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2019-09-20

Sertraline: Antidepressant works 'by reducing anxiety symptoms first' A study of patients taking the common antidepressant sertraline throws new light on how it works....
09:48, 2019-09-20

Philippines to vaccinate millions as polio virus resurfaces The Philippines is preparing to vaccinate millions of children against polio to halt an outbreak of a disease it believed to have been eradicated two...
08:40, 2019-09-20

The Gujarati Favourite Thepla, 3 Different Ways Theplas are usually very thin and are enjoyed with pickles or chutneys. Check out these three different thepla recipes to pack for your next journey ...
07:52, 2019-09-20

Antidepressant works 'by reducing anxiety symptoms first' A study of patients taking the common antidepressant sertraline throws new light on how it works....
03:56, 2019-09-20

What is the link between anxiety and nausea? Anxiety can cause a range of physical symptoms. Gastrointestinal symptoms, such as nausea, are particularly common. Discover the link between anxiety...
02:56, 2019-09-20

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

U.S. Speaker Pelosi unveils drug price plan, Trump welcomes it U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat, proposed legislation on Thursday to let the federal government negotiate lower prices for costly prescri...
02:16, 2019-09-20

Boy with skin-peeling condition sent 18,000 cards Rhys has epidermolysis bullosa, a painful, life-limiting condition that has left him unable to walk....
01:52, 2019-09-20

Missouri Man Becomes 8th Person to Die of Vaping-Related Illness in the U.S. (NEW YORK) — More than 500 people have been diagnosed with vaping-related breathing illnesses, but the cause remains unknown, U.S. health offic...
00:24, 2019-09-20

Trump signs order aimed at development of better flu vaccines U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order aimed at spurring the development of better vaccines to protect against seasonal in...
00:16, 2019-09-20

Republican, Democratic lawmakers launch caucus to 'End the Youth Vaping Epidemic' A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday they are forming a caucus to combat the "epidemic" of youth vaping, as cases of lung illness ti...
00:16, 2019-09-20

Trump says he likes a Republican drug bill after Democratic alternative unveiled President Donald Trump said on Thursday he likes a Republican senator's drug pricing bill "very much" after Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unv...
00:16, 2019-09-20

Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders at greater risk of type 2 diabetes than whites at normal weights Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders at normal weight are about three times as likely as normal-weight white people to develop type 2 diabetes, according ...
00:04, 2019-09-20

What to know about nitric oxide supplements Nitric oxide supplements might help reduce erectile dysfunction and enhance heart health in some people. Learn more about nitric oxide supplements he...
23:36, 2019-09-19

What are nootropics (smart drugs)? Nootropics, or smart drugs, aim to enhance cognitive performance. Prescription stimulants and nonprescription substances, including caffeine, are con...
23:36, 2019-09-19

Everything you need to know about hyaluronic acid Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance that affects the health of the skin, eyes, and joints. Learn about its uses and benefits in this a...
23:36, 2019-09-19

Does sugar cause inflammation in the body? Research has linked sugar with chronic inflammation and a range of health conditions. Learn how this happens, other foods that cause inflammation, an...
23:36, 2019-09-19

Todo lo que necesita saber acerca de los fibromas Los fibromas son tumores no cancerosos que crecen en el útero. Pueden afectar al 80% de las mujeres de más de 50 años. Existen cuatro tipos principal...
23:36, 2019-09-19

Can exercise slow down Alzheimer's? A new proof-of-concept study finds that people with Alzheimer's biomarkers in the brain who exercise frequently experience slower deterioration....
23:36, 2019-09-19

Over 70% of US adults unaware of HPV-related cancer risks New evidence suggests that both men and women in the United States lack sufficient awareness about the cancer risks related to HPV, and about HPV vac...
23:36, 2019-09-19

Gut bacteria may damage liver by turning carbs into alcohol Researchers find strains of gut bacteria that turn carbohydrates into alcohol. This may contribute to nonalcoholic fatty liver disease....
23:36, 2019-09-19

Through my eyes: Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) My name is Regina Denny, and in 2018, I lost my son Brian to cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS). This is the story of Brian's death from CHS....
23:36, 2019-09-19

Could this mechanism explain why sleepless nights affect gut health? A new study in mice reveals that the brain's 24-hour clock regulates the activity of a type of immune cell that has a strong influence on gut health....
23:36, 2019-09-19

What are the benefits of Epsom salt foot soaks? Epsom salt foot soaks may help improve foot health, though the research is limited. In this article, we look at the benefits, risks, and evidence beh...
23:36, 2019-09-19

What can cause a lump on the penis? Many different conditions can cause one or more lumps to form on the penis. Some, such as Fordyce spots, are harmless. Others, including infections, ...
23:36, 2019-09-19

What to know about semen leakage Semen leakage can occur for many reasons. Some are normal, whereas others may require medical attention. Learn more about the causes and treatment op...
23:36, 2019-09-19

Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage und...
23:24, 2019-09-19

U.S. Speaker Pelosi unveils drug price plan, hopes for Trump support U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat, proposed legislation on Thursday to let the federal government negotiate lower prices for costly prescri...
23:24, 2019-09-19

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

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

Medicinal cannabis could bring in $6 billion a year for Colombia, government says Colombia could export $6 billion a year in medicinal cannabis products, making marijuana its third-largest source of foreign exchange, the government...
23:08, 2019-09-19

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Stark childbirth survival figures, Security Council split on Syria, nature-based climate initiatives A recap of Thursday’s top stories: One pregnant woman or child dies every 11 seconds; No ceasefire agreement for Syria’s Idlib; Latest Taliban attack...
22:32, 2019-09-19

Should You Keep Taking Zantac for Your Heartburn? Versions of the drug have been found to contain low levels of a carcinogen. But it’s still on pharmacy shelves. Here’s what you need to know....
22:28, 2019-09-19

Romney, Merkley introduce bill that would tax vaping industry and ban flavored e-cigarettes The bill would ban e-cigarette flavors other than tobacco and apply existing cigarette taxes to e-cigarettes, among other measures aimed at curbing t...
22:12, 2019-09-19

Man undergoes surgery to alleviate erection that lasted for 36 hours: 'They said my penis would die' A 41-year-old United Kingdom man was candid when recently describing an experience that nearly cost him his manhood. ...
22:04, 2019-09-19

Is America’s Health Care System a Fixer-Upper or a Teardown? To understand the competing Democratic health care plans, consider an elaborate home construction metaphor....
21:56, 2019-09-19

Neurotoxin may have caused diplomats’ illness in Cuba: study Fumigation against mosquitoes in Cuba and not "sonic attacks" may have caused some 40 U.S. and Canadian diplomats and family members in Havana to fal...
21:28, 2019-09-19

Ohio man goes to emergency room for bug bite, receives cancer diagnosis instead The decision by an Ohio man to go to the emergency room to have a second look at a bug bite turned out to be a life-saving one, doctors say. ...
20:44, 2019-09-19

Walgreens to test drone delivery service with Alphabet's Wing The pilot program will deliver food and beverage, over-the-counter medications and other items within minutes, the company said. Prescription deliver...
20:40, 2019-09-19

FDA opens criminal probe of vaping deaths as health officials search for cause The FDA's Office of Criminal Investigations opened a probe "shortly after" people started falling ill, Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's ...
20:40, 2019-09-19

9th person in Massachusetts diagnosed with deadly EEE virus, state health officials say A ninth person in Massachusetts has been diagnosed with the rare but potentially deadly mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, state...
19:40, 2019-09-19

Video games more often blamed when school shooters are white (Reuters Health) - In the wake of school shootings, people are more likely to blame violent video games for the crime when perpetrators are white tha...
19:36, 2019-09-19

Handwashing beats sanitizer for killing flu virus on hands (Reuters Health) - Health workers who use hand sanitizer between patients may be more likely to spread flu germs than those who take the time to wash...
19:20, 2019-09-19

House Speaker Pelosi unveils Democrats' broad plan to lower prices on the most expensive drugs The plan will allow Medicare to negotiate lower prices on as many as 250 drugs and apply those discounts to private health plans....
19:16, 2019-09-19

Vaping-related lung illnesses climb to 530 cases, seven deaths as CDC hunts for a cause More than half of the patients have been younger than 25 and 16% are younger than 18, CDC principal deputy director Anne Schuchat said....
19:16, 2019-09-19

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

Diabetes drug also treats heart failure, researchers say Dapagliflozin was found to cut death rates and hospital stays and improve patient's quality of life....
18:40, 2019-09-19

‘I Wish We Had More Answers’: Health Officials Still Don’t Know Why 500 People Have Gotten Sick After Vaping More than 500 people have developed serious lung illnesses after vaping, and seven have died — but there’s still not a clear cause, feder...
18:36, 2019-09-19

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C....
18:24, 2019-09-19

Democrats' drug pricing proposal 'dead on arrival' in Senate: leading Republican The second most powerful Republican in the U.S. Senate on Thursday said that a Democratic plan on drug pricing would not survive in the Republican-do...
18:24, 2019-09-19

U.S. House speaker: Drug pricing plan should be priority for White House House Democrats' plan to help lower the cost of medicines should be a priority for the White House, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters on...
18:24, 2019-09-19

U.S. cases of vaping-related illness rise to 530 as outbreak widens U.S. health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-related illnesses tied to vap...
18:24, 2019-09-19

Man hospitalized after downing energy drink calls for tighter regulations He said within minutes of finishing his drink he felt sweaty and his heart was skipping beats....
17:48, 2019-09-19

Rhode Island woman’s blood turns black after using over-the-counter medication for toothache A Rhode Island woman’s blood turned a black-blue color — a sign of a potentially deadly blood condition —  after she took a common over-the-counter m...
17:48, 2019-09-19

House Speaker Pelosi unveils Democrats' sweeping plan to lower prices on the most expensive drugs The plan will allow Medicare to negotiate lower prices on as many as 250 drugs and also apply those discounts to private health plans....
17:08, 2019-09-19

Despite progress in childbirth safety, one woman or baby dies every 11 seconds Childbirth survival rates are now a “staggering success” compared with the year 2000, but one pregnant woman - or her child - still dies every 11 sec...
17:08, 2019-09-19

Youth vaping has doubled in last two years, study says An annual survey of middle and high school students shows that e-cigarette use among teens has doubled in the last two years, just as the country gra...
17:00, 2019-09-19

India Plans to Ban E-Cigarettes, as Global Backlash Intensifies Juul and other manufacturers had hoped to expand to the country, which has one of the highest rates of tobacco use in the world....
16:00, 2019-09-19

15 Best Coffee Places In Delhi You Just Can't Miss The growing number of coffee places around town get us to one point- Delhi loves coffee. So we'v got a list of some of the best coffee places in town...
15:44, 2019-09-19

Weight Loss: Cook Low-Fat Tandoori Chicken For Your Diet With This Easy Recipe Video Try this easy low-fat tandoori chicken recipe, which can be a great addition to your weight loss diet....
15:44, 2019-09-19

A Culinary Haven For Vegetarians, Swad Opens Its Second Outlet In Gurugram The moment you enter this place, you'll notice eye-catching bright abstract patterns, quirky portraits, which are all set-up under a fusion theme....
15:44, 2019-09-19

Craving Fries On Diet? These Baked Carrot Fries May Come In Handy! Weight Loss: These baked carrot fries are ideal for dieters. They are crunchy, flavourful and so low in calories....
15:44, 2019-09-19

Man’s foot severed in horrific motorcycle crash reattached during 7-hour surgery A man whose left foot was completely severed from his leg during a horrific motorcycle crash will not lose the appendage thanks to doctors who worked...
15:40, 2019-09-19

Alberta to return C$1.3 million worth of pot products to CannTrust CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Thursday that Alberta government has decided to return C$1.3 million worth of sold pot products, days after the Canadi...
15:36, 2019-09-19

U.S. House Speaker Pelosi unveils proposal to lower drug prices U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi released proposed legislation on Thursday that would allow the federal government to negotiate the prices of hundreds...
15:36, 2019-09-19

NBA adopts new rules requiring teams to add full-time mental health staff for 2019-2020 season The new rules come after recent disclosures by some players about their mental health battles — before and during their NBA careers....
14:36, 2019-09-19

Unsafe sex: Argentina crisis deflates condom sales as costs rise In South America's capital of romance, Argentine lovers are cutting back on one important cost: contraception....
14:28, 2019-09-19

Flipkart, Amazon, others rush to pull vaping devices after India ban Amazon.com, Walmart-owned Flipkart and other e-commerce portals in India scrambled on Thursday to pull listings of vaping products a day after the fe...
14:28, 2019-09-19

Sick and elderly: Some EU nationals struggle to prove UK residency ahead of Brexit Sonja Brain, 84, is losing her sight and bed-bound in hospital after a cancerous tumor was removed from her spine. But she has another problem: provi...
14:28, 2019-09-19

Sterilized Workers Seek to Collect Damages Against Dow Chemical in France A pesticide made by Dow Chemical sterilized thousands of banana workers in Nicaragua decades ago. In an unusual legal move, they are turning to Franc...
14:20, 2019-09-19

Diabetes Diet: 5 Fun Ways To Include Bhindi In Your Diet Diabetes is a condition marked by raised blood sugar levels.Okra or bhindi is touted to be one of the best foods to be added to a diabetes diet....
14:12, 2019-09-19

Going To Make An Important Decision? Make Sure You Are Not Hungry. Starvation makes people impatient and impacts their thinking and decision-making abilities....
14:12, 2019-09-19

Ellingham Hospital: Children's mental health wards to close Inspectors have raised concerns at Ellingham Hospital in Norfolk over safety due a lack of staff....
13:44, 2019-09-19

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

Cooking Tips: Follow This Quick And Easy Tip To Refresh Soggy Chips And Make Them Crisp Again If you're looking to restore your chips' crunchiness, then we have got your back. The idea here is to evaporate the humidity in the chips by escaping...
13:40, 2019-09-19

Weight Loss: This 4-Ingredient Healthy Juice May Help You Detox One of the easiest ways to incorporate all the major nutrients in diet is by drinking juice of fruits and vegetables....
13:40, 2019-09-19

How Juul Hooked Kids and Ignited a Public Health Crisis In the Scheetz household, back-to-school anxiety reached new heights this fall. Jami Scheetz’s 15-year-old son Devon, who has severe asthma, ki...
13:36, 2019-09-19

How I Learned to Be a Better Doctor From My Wife’s Struggle With Alzheimer’s “Get out! Get out!” My wife, Joan, having just woken up, was screaming, and hitting out wildly at the stranger in her bed. She was in a p...
13:36, 2019-09-19

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage und...
13:24, 2019-09-19

A hat that zaps the scalp with electricity helps reverse male balding A scientist has designed an electric skin patch that stimulated fur growth in hairless mice and cured his dad’s balding, and has now been made into a...
12:56, 2019-09-19

Among babies and pregnant mothers, a death every 11 seconds, says U.N. More women and newborns survive now than ever before, largely thanks to better healthcare, United Nations data showed on Thursday, but a baby or a pr...
12:48, 2019-09-19

Factbox: Animal health sector aims to emulate Zoetis biotech leap A commercial breakthrough in the field of complex therapeutic proteins for dogs by sector leader Zoetis has roused rivals to action in a hunt for bi...
12:48, 2019-09-19

Biotech is going to the dogs - and big profits await For Jessica Lescault there is no question that her 6-year old English bulldog "Moose" deserves cutting-edge biotechnology cancer treatment as much as...
12:48, 2019-09-19

Healthy Diet: 3 Delicious Apple Salad Recipes For A Light Nutritious Meal Healthy Diet: Apple is said to help lower levels of cholesterol and also reduce risk of type-2 diabetes. Here are 3 delicious apple salad recipes to ...
12:40, 2019-09-19

Eating Cheese May Avoid Blood Vessel Damage From High-Sodium Diet: Study A new study has now pointed at potential benefits of consuming cheese. The study has said that consuming cheese may help protect blood vessels from d...
12:40, 2019-09-19

South Wales Metro: Lack of toilets tram-trains 'dehumanising' Passengers will be forced to wait to use facilities at stations on the new South Wales Metro....
12:16, 2019-09-19

What Will My Grandchild Remember? When we think about what we leave behind as grandparents, we hope we will have transmitted lessons about kindness, justice, strength and confidence, ...
11:52, 2019-09-19

Cancer Patients Tell Us About Finding Clothing to Adapt to 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....
11:52, 2019-09-19

Street Food Of India: How To Make Raj Kachori At Home (Watch Video) You can find Raj Kachori in many local halwai and tuck shops across North. But with this recipe, you can make the delicacy at home in a jiffy!...
11:48, 2019-09-19

Vaping devices still available on Amazon, Flipkart after India ban Some vaping products were still listed on the Indian websites of Amazon.com Inc and Walmart's Flipkart on Thursday, while several other websites disc...
11:16, 2019-09-19

Lack of toilets on South Wales Metro trains 'dehumanising' Passengers will be forced to wait to use facilities at stations on the new South Wales Metro....
11:12, 2019-09-19

Where not to live if you want a good care home An analysis maps the areas with the highest concentrations of sub-standard care home places....
10:17, 2019-09-19

Navratri 2019: Date, Time, Vrat Significance Of Sharad Navratri, Colours For All Days This year Navratri falls on 29th September 2019. The nine-day festival would end on 7th October 2019....
09:56, 2019-09-19

British baby's death not due to SMA gene therapy: Novartis A British baby's death this year after getting Novartis's gene therapy Zolgensma was not caused by a toxic drug reaction, the Swiss drugmaker said, a...
09:53, 2019-09-19

The hardest places to find good care home revealed An analysis maps the areas with the highest concentrations of sub-standard care home beds....
09:37, 2019-09-19

Watch: Make Pav Bhaji Fondue At Home For Your Next House Party (Video) This pao bhaji recipe is served and presented in a fondue style, wherein you place the regular bhaji in a fondue pot and savour it by dipping in bite...
09:32, 2019-09-19

High-Protein, Low-Carb Sprouted Moong Dal Snack For Weight Loss Weight Loss: This snack makes for a delicious and weight-loss-friendly small meal. It is also perfect to be served as an appetiser at a party you hos...
08:44, 2019-09-19

Swiss raid stomach ache drug ingredient makers in competition probe Switzerland's COMCO competition watchdog on Thursday conducted dawn raids of several makers and distributors of a drug ingredient for medicines again...
08:12, 2019-09-19

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

Finding good care home 'impossible' in some areas An analysis maps the areas with the highest concentrations of sub-standard care home beds....
03:28, 2019-09-19

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

What causes itching after sex? People may experience genital itching after sex due to irritation, lack of lubrication, or an allergy or infection. Causes and treatments may differ ...
02:48, 2019-09-19

Cervical effacement and how to measure it Cervical effacement occurs as the cervix prepares for vaginal delivery by thinning and shortening. Learn more about cervical effacement here....
02:48, 2019-09-19

What Should Young Children Drink? Mostly Milk and Water, Scientists Say Infants and toddlers should not be given soda, chocolate milk or other sweetened drinks, according to strict new guidelines....
01:08, 2019-09-19

CBS, WarnerMedia, Viacom drop all e-cigarette advertising, including from market leader Juul CBS, CNN and other media companies are pulling e-cigarette ads off their airways, as the death toll from a mysterious vaping-related illness climbs....
01:00, 2019-09-19

CBS, WarnerMedia drop all e-cigarette advertising, including from market leader Juul CBS, CNN and other media companies are pulling e-cigarette ads off their airways, as the death toll from a mysterious vaping-related illness climbs....
00:44, 2019-09-19

One pill with four drugs may lower heart risks in poor population A single daily pill containing low doses of common medications might provide a simple, inexpensive way to reduce risks for heart attacks and stroke i...
23:52, 2019-09-18

GSK's over-the-counter nicotine oral spray gets FDA panel backing An independent expert panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday recommended approval of GlaxoSmithKline Plc's over-the-counter nico...
23:52, 2019-09-18

Survey logs big one-year jump in nicotine vaping among 8th-graders The rate of nicotine vaping among 8th-graders in the U.S. nearly doubled in the past year and the rate among 12th-graders jumped by 22%, according to...
23:52, 2019-09-18

Rise in crime tied to rising blood pressure (Reuters Health) - People living in communities with rising crime rates may be more likely than those in safer neighborhoods to develop high blood pr...
23:52, 2019-09-18

What is hoarding disorder? Hoarding disorder causes a person to collect items and struggle to get rid of them. Learn more about hoarding disorder, including diagnosis and treat...
23:36, 2019-09-18

Causes of high blood pressure and a low pulse High blood pressure with a low pulse has causes that include problems with heart circulation and some medicines. Treatment will depend on the reasons...
23:36, 2019-09-18

What are the effects of black mold exposure? Black mold exposure is no more harmful than exposure to other forms of mold, but it may lead to health issues for certain people. Learn more here....
23:36, 2019-09-18

Causes and treatments for burning legs Muscle soreness, injuries, sunburns, and nerve damage can all cause a burning sensation in the legs. Learn more about the causes and how to treat the...
23:36, 2019-09-18

Iron-rich foods may cancel out tomatoes' anticancer benefits New research finds that eating iron-rich foods or taking iron supplements together with tomatoes may counter the cancer fighting properties of the la...
23:36, 2019-09-18

WHO: Global suicide crisis calls for widespread preventive action Ahead of World Mental Health Day — October 10 — the World Health Organization call for better implementation of suicide prevention strategies....
23:36, 2019-09-18

Cancer: Why drug testing needs to improve A new study finds that many new cancer drugs may not work in the way their developers think they do, which could have implications for their effectiv...
23:36, 2019-09-18

New flu vaccine skin patch could do away with needles A new study reveals that delivering a flu vaccine using a new type of skin patch can stimulate an appropriate immune response without side effects in...
23:36, 2019-09-18

How to use tea tree oil for skin Using tea tree oil for the skin has a number of benefits, including treating acne and dry skin. In this article, we look at how to use tea tree oil o...
23:36, 2019-09-18

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

How does sunburn affect dark skin? Many people believe that dark skin is not susceptible to sun damage. This is not true. Although darker skin tones are less likely to burn, people of ...
23:36, 2019-09-18

Young children getting their hands on marijuana-infused brownies, gummies in legal states, poison control centers say Calls to poison control centers in states where recreational marijuana is legal have skyrocketed. The reason: sweet treats like candies or brownies i...
23:36, 2019-09-18

Teenage Vaping Rises Sharply Again This Year Preliminary figures from a national survey show that the prevalence of e-cigarette use among minors has doubled from 2017 through this year, despite ...
23:20, 2019-09-18

Instagram cracks down on posts touting 'miraculous' weight loss On Instagram and other social media sites, health misinformation is rampant. Companies have only recently begun to take steps to clamp down on this k...
22:56, 2019-09-18

Canadian Teenager Diagnosed With ‘Severe Respiratory Illness’ Linked to Vaping A Canadian teenager has been diagnosed with “severe respiratory illness” linked to use of vaping products, health officials in Ontario, C...
22:40, 2019-09-18

Study: Postmenopausal women have higher bad cholesterol levels Post-menopausal women, on average, have higher levels of bad cholesterol than premenopausal women, putting them at a higher risk for heart disease, s...
22:36, 2019-09-18

New research gives clues to link between obesity, abnormal bowel habits People with obesity or severe obesity are 60 percent more likely to have chronic diarrhea than those with normal BMI, according to a study that sugge...
22:36, 2019-09-18

Rhode Island girl, 6, nearly dies after contracting rare mosquito-borne EEE virus: 'We could have lost her' A young Rhode Island girl narrowly escaped death after contracting the rare and potentially deadly  Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, her fami...
21:20, 2019-09-18

Factbox: India becomes latest country to ban sale of e-cigarettes India became the latest country after Brazil and Thailand to ban the sale of e-cigarettes in what could potentially be the biggest move against vapin...
21:16, 2019-09-18

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

Childhood behavior problems linked to insomnia in adulthood (Reuters Health) - Treating kids' behavior problems might have the additional benefit of reducing their risk of insomnia as adults, a recent study su...
21:16, 2019-09-18

Michigan Joins New York in Banning Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes Amid Vaping Health Concerns (LANSING, Mich.) — Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breath...
20:52, 2019-09-18

A Casper executive's sleep issues leads billion-dollar bed start-up into CBD gummies market Bed-in-a-box start-up Casper has reached a $1 billion valuation by shaking up the online sales of the mattress industry. But its push into sleep heal...
20:32, 2019-09-18

New York Enacts Ban on Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes, the First State in the U.S. to Do So NEW YORK — New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials inve...
20:16, 2019-09-18

'Systemic' failings with 999 call-handling service criticised South East Coast Ambulance Service says it has changed its call-handling systems since three deaths....
19:52, 2019-09-18

Vaginal birth and Caesarean: Differences in babies' bacteria New findings may help explain why some Caesarean babies are more at risk of certain diseases....
19:52, 2019-09-18

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

C-section babies have a different microbiome - but not for long Babies born by caesarean section have different gut bacteria to those born vaginally – but the differences largely disappear after six to nine months...
19:48, 2019-09-18

1 in 16 US women say first sexual experience was forced, coerced: study  The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some may have had las...
19:40, 2019-09-18

Baby gut study finds bacteria different after C-section births A huge study of babies' stool samples has found key differences between infants born vaginally and via Caesarean section, offering clues about the de...
19:32, 2019-09-18

Tanzania tells WHO it has no Ebola cases - statement Tanzania has formally told the World Health Organization (WHO) that it has no cases of Ebola after a woman died there earlier this month from an unkn...
19:32, 2019-09-18

U.S. charges 58 in Texas with healthcare fraud, illegal opioid distribution U.S. prosecutors announced charges on Wednesday against 58 people accused of engaging in healthcare fraud schemes that centered on the illegal distri...
19:32, 2019-09-18

Penny-sized battery found lodged in 2-year-old's throat: 'I nearly lost my little girl' A 2-year-old United Kingdom girl had a near-death experience after doctors — by chance — found a penny-sized lithium battery lodged in her throat. ...
19:12, 2019-09-18

Virginia woman delivered son in bathtub after hospital sent her home, she says A new mom in Chesapeake, Va., says her husband helped her deliver her son in the bathtub in their home not long after the hospital she was expecting ...
18:32, 2019-09-18

Novartis halts distribution of its Zantac versions amid probe into impurities Novartis AG's Sandoz unit said on Wednesday it was halting distribution of its versions of the drug commonly known as Zantac in all its markets, incl...
17:48, 2019-09-18

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

Early Inflammation May Portend Early Death Even in apparently healthy adolescents, signs of inflammation may portend premature death in adulthood....
17:28, 2019-09-18

1 in 4 Youths Has Vaped. Will State Bans Do Anything? Without knowing what has caused a spate of vaping-related illnesses, experts said it was unclear whether new state and local regulations could have m...
17:28, 2019-09-18

Head To Shang Palace To Savour Street Food Delights From Yunnan's 'Spring City', Kunming Located at the Shangri-La's - Eros Hotel, New Delhi, Shang Palace is a 47-year old legacy that has recently introduced the culinary trail from Yunnan...
16:44, 2019-09-18

Janitor comforting student with autism goes viral for act of kindness The school said it's an example of how a "kind word, a hug, and a little compassion are all it takes to make a huge difference in a child's life."...
16:32, 2019-09-18

Texas mom nearly dies from vaping-linked lung illness: 'I wasn’t even a smoker before' A Texas mom of three was candid when detailing her experience with vaping — and how the habit nearly claimed her life. ...
16:32, 2019-09-18

Gareth Thomas: 'Tabloids took my right to discuss HIV with my parents' Former rugby player Gareth Thomas reveals a journalist discussed his HIV status with his parents....
16:00, 2019-09-18

India e-cigarettes: Ban announced to prevent youth 'epidemic' The government says vaping poses a health risk to the young, rather than an alternative to smoking....
16:00, 2019-09-18

India bans e-cigarettes as global backlash at vaping gathers pace India banned the sale of electronic cigarettes on Wednesday and warned of an "epidemic" among young people, in the latest and potentially biggest mov...
15:48, 2019-09-18

Zimbabwe doctors say receiving death threats over strike Striking Zimbabwean doctors said on Wednesday they were being threatened with death and suspected state security agents were pressuring them after po...
15:48, 2019-09-18

Congress threatens to subpoena Juul, saying vaping company isn't cooperating with probe The House subcommittee that oversees consumer product investigations launched its a probe of Juul in June. Subcommittee chairman Rep. Raja Krishnamoo...
15:40, 2019-09-18

4 Oat Recipes That You Could Add To Your High Blood Pressure Diet Did you know that 100 grams of oats contain close to 486 mg of potassium? Here are some oat recipes you could include in your high blood pressure die...
15:20, 2019-09-18

Healthy Diet: Make Spinach Couscous Salad For A Power-Packed Meal (Watch Recipe Video) This spinach couscous salad is an excellent dish if you want something nutritious and potent for your meal....
15:20, 2019-09-18

Gareth Thomas: 'Tabloids took my right to tell my parents of HIV' Former rugby player Gareth Thomas reveals a journalist broke the news he had HIV to his parents....
14:56, 2019-09-18

Boris Johnson confronted on east London hospital visit The man said Whipps Cross Hospital's maternity ward was understaffed and the NHS was being destroyed....
14:56, 2019-09-18

Belgians raise €1.9m for baby's life-saving drug Over 900,000 phone donations are made in Belgium to help treat nine-month-old Pia's rare condition....
14:56, 2019-09-18

5 Easy Almond Snacks Recipes To Prepare At Home Almond Snack Recipes: Almonds are a perfect mix of tasty and healthy besides being versatile enough to make irresistible snacks with. We've got some ...
14:12, 2019-09-18

#FoodFestival: Sample Authentic South Indian Fare At Crowne Plaza, Mayur Vihar Authentic flavours of southern states - Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana and Kerala cuisines are the main attraction of Dakshin Expre...
14:12, 2019-09-18

Cooking Tips: 3 Tips To Make Restaurant-Style Crispy Spring Rolls Filled with the goodness of hearty vegetables along with bits of chicken or mutton, spring rolls are super-delicious and taste even better when they ...
14:12, 2019-09-18

Watch: Pair Your Evening Tea With Protein-Rich Chana And Oats Pakoda (Video) We bring to you a delectable version of pakodas that also have the goodness of health in them. How about some chana and oats pakodas?!...
14:12, 2019-09-18

Thailand culls 200 pigs amid heightened fears over African swine fever Thailand has culled more than 200 pigs this week, authorities said on Tuesday, in the first such action amid heightened fears of a potential outbreak...
14:01, 2019-09-18

Roche bid to recycle Gazyva for lupus nephritis wins FDA breakthrough tag Roche has won the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's breakthrough therapy tag for its drug Gazyva in lupus nephritis, the Swiss drugmaker said on We...
13:33, 2019-09-18

India bans e-cigarettes in setback for Juul and Philip Morris India banned the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes on Wednesday, a public health decision that will dash the expansion plans of co...
13:33, 2019-09-18

Radio waves from electric devices may affect the body clock of insects Radio frequency fields appear to have an effect on cockroaches. If confirmed, the finding could mean that radio waves affect us too - but scientists ...
13:25, 2019-09-18

India bans e-cigarettes in setback for Juul, Philip Morris India's cabinet on Wednesday banned production and import of electronic cigarettes, a public health move that is seen dashing the expansion plans of ...
12:24, 2019-09-18

Video: How To Make Restaurant-Style Matar Pulao (Recipe Inside) Matar pulao can be paired with any decadent curry, chutney or pickle. The recipe of matar pulao is incredibly easy too....
11:40, 2019-09-18

Weight Loss: Obesity And Binge Eating May Be Treated By Understanding Personality Disorders; Says St The study claims that an individual's personality and psychological features can also play a noteworthy role in weight gain....
11:40, 2019-09-18

Watch: Make Keto-Friendly Chicken Stroganoff For A Comfort Meal (Video) Whether it is the vegetarian version or its non-vegetarian counterpart, stroganoff translates comfort food that is best relished when paired with ric...
11:40, 2019-09-18

Taking Up Running After 50? It’s Never Too Late to Shine People who start running competitively in their 50s can become as swift and well-muscled as older runners who have trained lifelong....
11:32, 2019-09-18

Scientists release sterile mosquitoes in Burkina to fight malaria Scientists in Burkina Faso have deployed a new weapon in the fight against malaria, and waded into a thorny bioethics debate, by letting loose thousa...
11:25, 2019-09-18

Study: U.S. abortion rate drops to record low Abortion in the United States has dropped to its lowest level since the practice was legalized 45 years ago despite a recent increase in laws prevent...
10:29, 2019-09-18

Roche bid to recycle Gayzva for lupus nephritis wins FDA breakthrough tag Roche has won the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's breakthrough therapy tag for its drug Gazyva in lupus nephritis, the Swiss drugmaker said on We...
09:36, 2019-09-18

High-Protein, Low-Carb Sprouted Moong Dal Snack For Weight Loss: Watch Recipe Video Here This snack makes for a delicious and weight-loss-friendly small meal. It is also perfect to be served as an appetiser at a party you host....
08:36, 2019-09-18

This Delish Papaya Salad Will Changed The Way You've Seen Papayas So Far! Weight loss can prove to be an overwhelming task for many, but if you are willing to experiment with newer ingredients - you can make your weight los...
08:36, 2019-09-18

South Korea confirms second case of deadly African swine fever, pledges vigilance South Korea has confirmed a second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the border with North Korea, a day after reporting its first-ever o...
08:13, 2019-09-18

Opioid sales fuel Purdue Pharma settlement as critics scream ‘blood money’ The tentative multibillion-dollar settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma would raise money to help clean up the opioid mess by ... selling mor...
05:12, 2019-09-18

South Korea confirms 2nd case of deadly African swine fever, pledges vigilance South Korea has confirmed a second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the border with North Korea, a day after reporting its first-ever o...
03:48, 2019-09-18

New York becomes 1st state to approve ban on sale of flavored e-cigs New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials investigate a mysteri...
03:28, 2019-09-18

What does it mean when you wake up with a racing heart? Waking up with a racing heart can be worrying, but it is not usually a cause for concern. Learn about the possible causes, as well as when to see a d...
03:00, 2019-09-18

Weak ejaculation: What does it mean? Weak ejaculation is where the force or amount of a person’s ejaculation is less than usual. Read on to find out the causes, symptoms, and how people ...
03:00, 2019-09-18

¿Son normales los coágulos sanguíneos durante el ciclo menstrual? Tener coágulos sanguíneos durante el ciclo menstrual es normal. Suelen indicar un flujo abundante. Si los coágulos son muy grandes o muy frecuentes, ...
03:00, 2019-09-18

Human bodies can move on their own after death, study finds Dead bodies move on their own after death — likely due to processes of decomposition, researchers suspect, pointing to implications for forensic scie...
03:00, 2019-09-18

The importance of 'sport-related hobbies' for middle aged women Research in postmenopausal women finds that leisure time physical activity improves blood lipid profile, which is an indicator of cardiovascular heal...
03:00, 2019-09-18

Rare sightings suggest mountain gorillas may delight in water play Some rare sightings of mountain gorillas splashing in water on their own suggest that our cousin primates play not just to learn skills but to have f...
03:00, 2019-09-18

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

What is the ideal heart rate when running? Keeping track of heart rate while running can help people maximize their fitness or weight loss goals. Learn about heart rate zones, safe levels, and...
03:00, 2019-09-18

What to know about hyperinsulinemia Hyperinsulinemia is when the body contains too much insulin. It can link to insulin resistance and diabetes. Learn about its symptoms, causes, and re...
03:00, 2019-09-18

What can cause burping and stomach pain? Excess gas can cause burping and stomach pain. In other cases, these two symptoms can result from an underlying medical condition. Learn more here....
03:00, 2019-09-18

Should you exercise during your period? Exercise during a period can improve mood, reduce pain, and provide overall health benefits. Learn more about exercising during a period here....
03:00, 2019-09-18

What are the best essential oils for sore muscles? Essential oils that can help with sore muscles include eucalyptus, lavender, and ginger. Learn more about the best essential oils for sore muscles he...
03:00, 2019-09-18

Can you turn around the health of an entire town? Three years on, how is a project aimed at transforming the health of people in Fleetwood faring?...
02:52, 2019-09-18

Caregivers of seriously ill spouses find life improves more when the partner dies (Reuters Health) - For caregivers tending to a seriously ill spouse, quality of life may improve to a greater extent if the partner dies than if the ...
02:44, 2019-09-18

States Rush to Limit Vaping, but Results Remain Uncertain Without knowing what has caused a spate of vaping-related illnesses, experts said it was unclear whether new state and local regulations could have m...
02:36, 2019-09-18

New York state ban on flavored e-cigarettes given final approval New York became the second state to ban flavored e-cigarettes on Tuesday after its Democratic governor called for emergency action in response to con...
02:24, 2019-09-18

Pelosi to Cramer: There's no need to reinvent health care — just improve Obamacare "I believe the path to 'health care for all' is a path following the lead of the Affordable Care Act," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tells Jim...
02:04, 2019-09-18

World at risk of pandemics that could kill millions, panel warns The world is facing a mounting threat of disease pandemics that could kill millions and wreak havoc on the global economy, a international expert pan...
01:20, 2019-09-18

Most parents say their kids have ridden with a risky teen driver Nearly two-thirds of parents worry that their children have been in unsafe situations as passengers traveling with a teen driver, a new survey finds....
00:40, 2019-09-18

South Korea confirms second case of African swine fever South Korea has confirmed its second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the country's border with North Korea, a day after the country's ...
00:40, 2019-09-18

Virtual Reality Video Games That Double as Exercise Virtual reality is still niche, but a growing crop of VR games with a fitness element may inspire people to pick up a headset. Here’s what to know be...
00:36, 2019-09-18

New York Bans Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes, the First State in the U.S. to Do So NEW YORK — New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials inve...
00:28, 2019-09-18

7% of U.S. Women Say Their First Sexual Experience Was Involuntary. That Could Have Long-Term Health Impacts, a Study Finds (CHICAGO) — The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some...
23:40, 2019-09-17

Impostor marijuana vapes flood California as health crisis expands Deceptive rip-off marijuana vapes on the streets of California could be linked to the emerging public health crisis of vaping-related deaths, accordi...
23:32, 2019-09-17

Cannabis company co-founder calls for more transparency amid vaping investigations, bans Health officials have urged consumers to stay away from THC-containing products amid an investigation in hundreds of vaping-related illnesses....
23:32, 2019-09-17

More evidence supports helmet use by cyclists (Reuters Health) - Most Americans who are injured in cycling accidents don't wear helmets, and this is especially true of men, children, and black an...
23:24, 2019-09-17

Schwarzman: I'm hearing that China is quickly working to stop illicit fentanyl shipments to the US "There's a huge reorganization going on in China regarding fentanyl to try to shut it down," Blackstone co-founder Stephen Schwarzman says....
23:04, 2019-09-17

Surgery may help women with two types of incontinence A surgical procedure for stress urinary incontinence can also help treat urgency urinary incontinence, contradicting recommendations that the procedu...
23:00, 2019-09-17

People with familial high cholesterol at high cardiovascular risk, even with meds While medication can reduce cholesterol levels, researchers say people with a family history of hypercholesterolemia are still at a higher risk for c...
23:00, 2019-09-17

Rhode Island boy, 4, weighs nearly twice as much as average kid his age due to rare condition A Rhode Island mom recently opened up about her son’s rare and life-threatening condition that causes him to gain weight at an abnormal pace — and th...
21:48, 2019-09-17

Study: At-home blood pressure monitors work best for black patients The screenings are less expensive and are more likely to detect thickening of the left heart chambers of black patients than those taken at the docto...
20:32, 2019-09-17

France to give iodine to more people living close to nuclear plants France will offer free iodine tablets to around 2.2 million people living close to nuclear plants to help protect them from radiation in case of an a...
20:32, 2019-09-17

Potentially harmful carbon pollution reaches fetal side of placenta: study (Reuters Health) - Airborne carbon particles that can cause health problems in adults and children are getting into the placenta as it nourishes a de...
20:32, 2019-09-17

Juul's sales halted in China days after launch U.S. e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc said on Tuesday its products were not currently available on e-commerce web sites in China, days after it entere...
19:24, 2019-09-17

Sleep apnea, resistant hypertension pose highest risk for heart attack People with severe forms of sleep apnea also have higher blood pressure. Those with resistant high blood pressure, which can require multiple drugs t...
18:56, 2019-09-17

Inquiry into safety and wellbeing concerns at two hospitals It follows problems at the new children's hospital in Edinburgh and the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow....
18:52, 2019-09-17

Five avoidable deaths per minute shows urgent need for action on patient safety With at least five people dying every minute due to unsafe health care, the World Health Organization (WHO) is urging medical professionals, policy m...
18:24, 2019-09-17

'Doctor Who' star Christopher Eccleston: Anorexia is a 'lifelong' battle for me Eccleston, who starred as the ninth Doctor on the long-running sci-fi show, revealed that he still remains on anti-depressants, and that while many f...
18:20, 2019-09-17

Feds should regulate, not ban, vaping to prevent more deaths, says big cannabis firm co-founder Without regulation, there's not much room to know and ensure products don't contain dangerous materials, says Bruce Linton....
18:08, 2019-09-17

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

Former Uber executive Meghan Joyce tapped by Oscar Health for COO Joyce ran Uber's operations along the East coast and Canada where she helped build out a team of 700 employees over the last six years....
18:08, 2019-09-17

Antibiotics Tied to Heart Valve Problems The class of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones (Cipro, Levaquin and others) may increase the risk of heart valve problems....
18:00, 2019-09-17

Struggling to Get Back Into a Workout Routine? These 5 Strategies Could Help Between work commitments, family obligations and social events, it may seem daunting — and downright impossible — to add anything else to...
17:56, 2019-09-17

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour over E. coli concerns General Mills on Monday announced a voluntary nationwide recall of its Gold Medal flour over concerns a specific batch may be contaminated with E.col...
17:52, 2019-09-17

Boy's E. coli-linked death traced to supermarket burger he ate nearly a decade ago A 10-year-old French boy who contracted a severe E.coli infection from a beef roughly eight years ago has died from complications related to the infe...
17:36, 2019-09-17

Le Meridien's Together At 12th Teamed With Nomad, Kuala Lumpur To Offer A Transformative Culinary Journey Together at 12th, Le Meridien hotel joined hands with Nadodi from Kuala Lumpur to curate an immersive dinner event....
17:28, 2019-09-17

Soot pollution particles 'cross the placenta' Particles of black carbon pollution can cross to the foetal side of the placenta, a study has found....
17:20, 2019-09-17

Seventh Person To Die From Vaping-Related Illness in U.S. Dies in California A individual in California has died from a vaping-related illness, bringing the total number of vaping-related deaths in the U.S. up to seven since t...
17:16, 2019-09-17

Meat Is Murder. But You Know That Already. In his new essay collection, “We Are the Weather,” Jonathan Safran Foer turns his attention to the climate crisis. Mark Bittman weighs in....
17:16, 2019-09-17

California man’s vaping-related death marks 7th in nation A California man has died of a severe lung illness linked to vaping, state health officials said this week. The vaping-related death marks the second...
16:20, 2019-09-17

Oregon Lottery champ, a 2-time cancer survivor, wins $4.6M A two-time cancer survivor recently received a third lucky break: winning $4.6 million in the Oregon Lottery....
16:20, 2019-09-17

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

North Macedonia banks on medicinal cannabis growth to boost economy, exports Slave Ivanovski was among North Macedonia's biggest exporters of tomatoes and peppers until two years ago he switched to growing cannabis for medical...
16:04, 2019-09-17

Feds should regulate, not ban, vaping to prevent more deaths, says co-founder cannabis firm Without regulation, there's not much room to know and ensure products don't contain dangerous materials, says Bruce Linton....
15:44, 2019-09-17

Vitamin E Maybe Key To Preventing Muscle Damage After Heart Attack: Study A new study has revealed that vitamin E may be key to preventing muscle damage after heart attack....
15:40, 2019-09-17

Anil Kapoor Credits South-Indian Food For His Youthful Looks Apart from gorging on south Indian delicacies, what does Anil Kapoors regular diet looks like? Here, we reveal some of his diet secrets....
15:09, 2019-09-17

Diabetes Diet: 4 Healthy Chips You May Like To Munch On If you are a diabetic, you need to exclude a lot of your favourite foods from your diet, but that does not mean you need to bid goodbye to yummy chip...
15:09, 2019-09-17

Healthy Breakfast Recipes: The Humble Upma, 3 Delicious Ways Upma can be prepared in various ways. The classic version involves cooking roasted rava or semolina in water until it has absorbed the water and gain...
15:09, 2019-09-17

Healthy Diet: 4 Delicious Healthy Muffin Recipes To Try Muffins are one of those on-the-go foods that every busy working individual loves. They are convenient and delicious, not to mention incredibly filli...
14:28, 2019-09-17

What is ASMR? Why millions are listening to people whisper on YouTube Autonomous sensory meridian response—or ASMR, is a popular trend among YouTubers. Viewers from all over the world have become obsessed over the tingl...
14:13, 2019-09-17

Sleep-Deprived Young Women At Greater Risk Of Weight Gain | Eat These 5 Sleep-Inducing Foods The researchers of the study warns that teenage girls who prefer to go to bed late are at greater risk of weight gain, compared to same-age girls who...
13:44, 2019-09-17

PM Narendra Modi Celebrates His 69th Birthday Today Over Lunch With Mother PM Modi celebrates his 69th birthday today with a special lunch with his mother at her residence in Gandhinagar, Gujarat....
13:13, 2019-09-17

More Trouble For Zomato As Delivery Partners Protest Over Change In Pay Structure Delivery executives of the food delivery giant Zomato started a massive protest across Mumbai and Bengaluru over company's revised pay and incentive ...
12:52, 2019-09-17

Anil Kapoor Credits South-Indian Food For His Agelessness. Let's Take A Look At His Diet And Fitness Apart from gorging on south Indian delicacies, what does Anil Kapoors regular diet looks like? Here, we reveal some of his diet secrets....
12:52, 2019-09-17

Watch: Make This Eggless Zebra Biscuit Cake In A Cooker The highlight of this zebra cake is its dual colour presentation that is quite appealing to the eyes, especially for kids!...
12:52, 2019-09-17

Indian Cooking Tips: 3 Quick And Easy Tips To Thicken Raita And Make It Creamier The raitas that we get at restaurants usually have a thick consistency. Be it fried boondi or fresh cut onion and tomatoes, raitas taste the best whe...
12:52, 2019-09-17

Why We Feel Compelled to Say ‘Bless You’ When Someone Sneezes Attributing divine blessing to a sneeze may serve various functions when ordinary explanations are lacking....
12:21, 2019-09-17

3-Ingredient Protein-Rich Soya Chunk Delight For Your Weight Loss Diet Dietary protein not only helps build and repair muscles but also induces a feeling of satiety, which facilitates weight loss by keeping uncontrolled ...
11:32, 2019-09-17

How To Make UP-Style Matar Or Matra Chaat At Home (Watch Video) A fiery mix of boiled peas mixed with onion, ginger, coriander, lemon juice and roasted Indian spices, Matra Chaat is a sensation across North India....
11:32, 2019-09-17

Does fat shaming help people lose weight? Fat chance - the evidence says fat shaming is more likely to lead people to put on weight....
11:04, 2019-09-17

Anaemia May Contribute To The Spread Of Dengue: Eat These 5 Foods To Combat Anaemia Since mosquitoes mostly spread dengue virus while feeding on iron-deficit blood, a new study suggests consuming iron-rich food if dealing with iron d...
09:52, 2019-09-17

Factbox: Britain's insulin providers prepare for Brexit fallout With Britain sourcing the vast majority of the insulin needed by its 1 million diabetics from overseas, its biggest providers have had to restructure...
09:29, 2019-09-17

With a backup to the backup, insulin makers say they're primed for Brexit For two men trained as scientists, the bosses of Britain's major insulin providers have had to become experts in ferry schedules, trucking laws and w...
09:29, 2019-09-17

Sleep Deprivation May Affect Fat Metabolism: Study  If you have been working up late or not getting enough sleep for whatever reason, you must make some necessary amends to your lifestyle....
07:53, 2019-09-17

Keto Diet For Weight Loss: This High-Fat Condiment Can Be A Perfect Addition To Your Keto Diet Plan It's fairly easy to prepare this delight at home, that too, in just 5 minutes. All you need to do is blitz some ingredients together and you're good ...
07:28, 2019-09-17

Perils of gender and geography hamper global development, report finds Despite steady development gains, a child's birthplace is still the biggest predictor of its future health, and no matter which country you're born i...
06:24, 2019-09-17

South Korea on highest alert after African swine fever found South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after discovering its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm...
05:44, 2019-09-17

South Korea on high alert after 1st African swine fever case found South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm in Paju, a ...
03:48, 2019-09-17

CDC activating Emergency Operations Center to aid vaping crisis investigations As U.S. health officials are investigating what might be causing hundreds of serious breathing illnesses in people who use e-cigarettes and other vap...
03:32, 2019-09-17

What is a colostomy bag? What to know A colostomy bag collects fecal waste from the digestive tract after a person has a colostomy. Learn more about the different types and life with a co...
02:56, 2019-09-17

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

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

Purdue Pharma Responds to Wave of Opioids Litigation by Filing for Bankruptcy. What Happens Now? Purdue Pharma, a pharmaceutical company facing an onslaught of litigation for allegedly contributing to the opioid crisis, filed for bankruptcy on Su...
02:32, 2019-09-17

South Korea detects first African swine fever outbreak - ministry South Korea reported its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm in Paju, northwest of Seoul, its agriculture ministry said on Tue...
02:16, 2019-09-17

California governor acts to stem 'epidemic' of youth vaping California's governor on Monday ordered a public awareness campaign on health risks from vaping, part of a multi-pronged effort to combat what he cal...
00:56, 2019-09-17

It really is hard to sleep in the ER Patients who spend the night in the emergency room may get much less rest than patients who sleep in beds in hospital rooms, a small study suggests....
23:56, 2019-09-16

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

1 in 16 US women forced or coerced into first-time sex Many American women are physically forced or coerced into having sex for the first time, and a new study suggests these women have a higher risk for ...
23:36, 2019-09-16

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound - study A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in mint and menthol f...
23:36, 2019-09-16

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

New electric eel species packs most powerful punch According to a new study, the infamous electric eel is not one species, but three; and one of the newly named species has a record breaking discharge...
23:20, 2019-09-16

Could drinking tea boost brain connectivity? A small study tests whether regular tea drinkers have differently structured brains to non-tea drinkers. The findings are intriguing but not conclusi...
23:20, 2019-09-16

Scientists discover the structure of cancer molecule New research from the United Kingdom has now revealed the structure and function of a molecule that may help cancer develop and become treatment resi...
23:20, 2019-09-16

Way to prevent chemotherapy hair loss in sight Using a mini organ model, scientists reveal how taxane chemotherapy can permanently damage hair follicles, and how a newer class of drug could preven...
23:20, 2019-09-16

What causes numbness in the thigh? Causes of numbness in the thigh include lupus, some autoimmune conditions, and multiple sclerosis. Treatment depends on the cause. Learn more here....
23:20, 2019-09-16

What to do if someone has food stuck in their throat Sometimes, food can become stuck in the esophagus or windpipe within the throat. Depending on the location of the blockage and the person’s symptoms,...
23:20, 2019-09-16

How long are cold sores contagious for? Cold sores are highly infectious blisters that develop on the lips and around the mouth. They result from a common viral infection and tend to be con...
23:20, 2019-09-16

California governor acts to confront 'epidemic' of youth vaping California Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday ordered the launch of a $20 million statewide public awareness campaign to educate young people and parent...
22:44, 2019-09-16

Factbox: U.S. lawsuits take aim at vaping Several deaths and potentially hundreds of illnesses have been tied to e-cigarettes, which allow users to inhale nicotine vapor, often flavored, with...
22:44, 2019-09-16

Race, income may impact U.S. oral cancer screening rates Only about 1 in 3 U.S. adults say a dentist has ever examined them for oral cancer - and most of those who remember getting such exams are non-Hispan...
22:44, 2019-09-16

Washington girl celebrates recovery with ‘Wonder Woman’ photoshoot after nearly losing sight in one eye A young Washington state girl who nearly lost her sight in one eye following a freak accident recently celebrated her near-perfect vision with a fitt...
21:36, 2019-09-16

U.S. CDC activates emergency operations center for vaping-related illnesses The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday it had activated the agency's emergency operations center to help the current inve...
21:36, 2019-09-16

Opioid plaintiffs fight bid to disqualify U.S. judge before trial Lawyers for cities and counties suing drug companies over the opioid epidemic on Monday objected to a bid by pharmaceutical distributors and pharmaci...
21:36, 2019-09-16

1 in 16 American Women Were Forced or Coerced Into Sex as Teens, Study Finds (CHICAGO) — The first sexual experience for 1 in 16 U.S. women was forced or coerced intercourse in their early teens, encounters that for some...
21:32, 2019-09-16

California governor expected to announce restrictions on flavored e-cigarettes California Governor Gavin Newsom was expected on Monday to announce restrictions on flavored e-cigarettes in response to a recent nationwide spate of...
21:16, 2019-09-16

A Shadowy Industry Group Shapes Food Policy Around the World The International Life Sciences Association, with branches in 18 countries, is funded by giants of the food and drug industries....
20:16, 2019-09-16

U.S. records no new measles cases for first week since January Health officials recorded no new cases of measles in the United States last week, marking the first week without new cases of the disease since Janua...
19:52, 2019-09-16

Teen with severe dairy allergy served fatal dish despite alerting waitstaff to diet needs, coroner says A United Kingdom teen celebrating his 18th birthday went for a meal at a popular burger joint in London. Hours later, he died....
19:24, 2019-09-16

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound: study (Reuters Health) - A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in...
19:16, 2019-09-16

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

Purdue Pharma chair: Best way to fight opioid crisis is for OxyContin maker to stay in business Purdue Pharma's chairman says the company should still produce OxyContin despite the drugmaker's bankruptcy filing amid the opioid crisis....
18:32, 2019-09-16

YouTube and Facebook have an illegal steroid problem, according to new report A new research study by the Digital Citizens Alliance shows how easy it is to buy illegal steroids or appearance and performance enhancing drugs (APE...
18:32, 2019-09-16

Oscar Saxelby-Lee: Cancer returns after stem cell transplant Oscar's family aim to raise £500,000 to pay for further treatment they say is not available on the NHS....
18:08, 2019-09-16

Common cold stopped by experimental approach It may be possible to make our bodies inhospitable for the cold virus after promising early research....
18:08, 2019-09-16

U.S. records no new measles cases for first week since outbreak began Health officials recorded no new cases of measles in the United States last week, marking the first week without new cases of the disease since the s...
17:40, 2019-09-16

Mom celebrates premature son's first day of school after told he would likely die: 'He's my little miracle' A United Kingdom mom who was told her son would likely die after he was born months in advance recently celebrated the young boy’s first day of schoo...
17:36, 2019-09-16

Looking for ways to deal with stress? Try list-making The key to managing stress is to get a clear picture of where it’s coming from and how you deal with it personally. ...
17:04, 2019-09-16

Indonesia finance minister defends plan to raise cigarette prices Indonesia's finance minister defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after s...
16:36, 2019-09-16

Three dead, hundreds ill in Spain listeria outbreak: WHO Three people have died and at least 222 have been infected in Spain's largest ever outbreak of listeria, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on ...
15:44, 2019-09-16

Woman battling rare ‘suicide disease’ has leg amputated in hopes of finding relief from chronic pain condition A 22-year-old United Kingdom woman who suffered a leg injury during a kayaking accident recently made the decision to have her leg amputated after su...
15:41, 2019-09-16

Traditional Healthy Diets May Lower Risk Of Allergies, Autoimmune Disorders A new study has indicated that fasting and going back to traditional diets may help against autoimmune diseases like lupus....
15:32, 2019-09-16

Weight Loss: This 3-Ingredient Protein-Rich Soya Chunk Delight May Help You Shed Extra Kilos Dietary protein not only helps build and repair muscles but also induces a feeling of satiety, which facilitates weight loss by keeping uncontrolled ...
15:32, 2019-09-16

Indian Cooking Tips: How To Make Preservative-Free Sambar Powder At Home We bring to you an easy way to make sambar powder at home that is devoid of any preservatives....
15:32, 2019-09-16

3 Delightful Smoothie Bowl Recipes For An 'Insta-worthy' Nutritious Meal You can put a smoothie bowl together at home as well. All you need is a grain of creativity and a willingness to make your diet more colourful and he...
15:04, 2019-09-16

Shilpa Shetty Had A Fun Sunday Binge In Dubai (Watch Video) Shilpa Shetty is back with her Sunday binge and this time it is as 'heavenly' as it can get!...
15:04, 2019-09-16

Your Diet May Impact Sensitivity of Gut Microbiome To Antibiotics: Study The study published in the journal Cell Metabolism revealedthat antibiotics change the composition and metabolism of the gut microbiome in mice. But ...
15:04, 2019-09-16

AstraZeneca diabetes drug granted fast track status for heart failure treatment AstraZeneca's diabetes drug, Farxiga, has been granted fast track designation by U.S. regulators for the treatment of heart failure, boosting prospec...
14:12, 2019-09-16

Watch: Easy And Quick, This Aloo Jeera Recipe Is Ideal For Those New To Cooking Aloo jeera is also ideal for those who are new to cooking and are understanding their way around spices....
14:08, 2019-09-16

High Protein Diet: This Low Carb Paneer Tikka May Be Ideal For Your Cravings Vegetarians often find themselves in a spot whenever they are looking for good quality protein sources. Paneer could prove to be an incredible protei...
14:08, 2019-09-16

Purdue Pharma, Maker of OxyContin, Files for Bankruptcy The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected t...
13:20, 2019-09-16

When Your Child Gets Sick on a Plane and Needs a Doctor Research on in-flight emergencies suggests that parents should pack pediatric medicines in their carry-on bags and keep children out of aisle seats....
12:14, 2019-09-16

The Temporary Memory Lapse of Transient Global Amnesia Those with T.G.A. do not experience any alteration in consciousness or abnormal movements. Only the ability to lay down memories is affected....
12:14, 2019-09-16

Watch: Load Your Nachos With This Rich And Dense Homemade Cheese Sauce These bite-sized corn crisps can be savoured as snacks and appetisers and they taste the best when loaded with oodles of rich cheese sauce....
11:56, 2019-09-16

'Dream Girl' Actor Ayushmann Khurrana Celebrates 35th Birthday With 3 Birthday Cakes Ayushmann Khurrana cuts multiple decadent cakes to celebrate his 35th birthday with closest friends and family as Dream Girl collects 44 crores in ju...
11:56, 2019-09-16

Priyanka Chopra Enjoys 'Nick Jonas Cappuccino' In Toronto; Fans Say 'Goals' Priyanka Chopra Jonas shared a video of herself enjoying a cup of coffee with a picture of her husband Nick Jonas painted in the foam....
11:56, 2019-09-16

What can restaurants do to help customers with allergies? Some allergy sufferers say they are "terrified" when dining out and have asked eateries to do more to make them safe....
10:36, 2019-09-16

Sushmita Sen's Sunday Breakfast Featured Pancakes And This Message By Her Daughter Sushmita posted a heart-warming picture of her 'Sunday special' breakfast made by her younger daughter Alisah. The photo has left the internet gushin...
09:52, 2019-09-16

Tanzania's Zanzibar begins to register traditional healers Zanzibar's traditional healers with their toolkits of herbs, holy scriptures and massages are being registered by authorities keen to regulate the pr...
09:44, 2019-09-16

AstraZeneca's Farxiga granted fast track status for heart failure treatment AstraZeneca Plc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had granted fast track designation for the development of its diabetes dru...
09:28, 2019-09-16

Purdue Pharma Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected t...
06:00, 2019-09-16

Texas girl contracts brain-eating amoeba during swim in river A young Texas girl is fighting for her life after she was infected with a deadly brain-eating amoeba following a day spent swimming in a river, accor...
03:56, 2019-09-16

Hearing aids lower the chance of dementia, depression, and falling A recent study concludes that wearing hearing aids is associated with later onset of dementia and a reduced risk of anxiety, depression, and falls....
23:20, 2019-09-15

Physical fitness linked to better brain function In the largest and most in-depth study of its kind, scientists confirm that physical fitness is associated with improved cognitive ability....
23:20, 2019-09-15

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo bans sale of flavored e-cigarettes New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an emergency executive action Sunday to ban the sale of flavored electronic cigarettes in the state....
21:24, 2019-09-15

New York Gov. Cuomo Pushes Health Officials to Ban Flavored E-Cigarette Sales in the State (NEW YORK) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young peop...
21:00, 2019-09-15

New York to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes by emergency order The state would become the second in the country, behind Michigan, to ban the sale of fruit flavored e-cigarettes, which are popular with teenagers....
20:28, 2019-09-15

New York to ban flavored e-cigarettes after illnesses, deaths New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban on all flavored e-cigarettes besides tobacco and menthol in response to a recent nationwide ...
20:04, 2019-09-15

New York Gov. Cuomo announces emergency executive action to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is moving to ban the sale of flavored electronic cigarettes in the Empire State by declaring the use an impact of vaping a...
19:56, 2019-09-15

New York Moves to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes by Emergency Order The state would become the second in the nation, behind Michigan, to outlaw sale of the fruity flavors popular with children and teenagers....
19:24, 2019-09-15

Gareth Thomas and HIV stigma: 'It takes people like him to fight against it' Gareth Thomas can have a positive impact on HIV stigma, says George, who lives with the virus....
17:28, 2019-09-15

Rugby's Gareth Thomas on HIV: 'I want to break the stigma' Former Wales captain Gareth Thomas says by revealing his condition he wants to educate everybody, including himself....
16:04, 2019-09-15

Netflix's Diagnosis is a real-life House with added crowdsourcing Netflix's new show Diagnosis is a moving and powerful attempt to help people with unusual medical conditions find new routes to their longed-for diag...
11:32, 2019-09-15

Indian Cooking Tips: Ditch Regular Chivda For Healthier Cereal Chivda Snack If you want to make this dish healthier and more interesting, use cereal chivda in place of regular chivda....
10:40, 2019-09-15

A network in the brain is involved in a range of mental health issues Depression, schizophrenia and some other mental health conditions have a variety of symptoms but they all seem to be connected by similar differences...
08:44, 2019-09-15

Japan culls 753 hogs to contain swine fever outbreak Japanese officials have culled 753 pigs in Saitama Prefecture north of Tokyo after detecting an outbreak of swine fever, the Yomiuri newspaper said o...
06:08, 2019-09-15

What does it feel like to be drunk? What you need to know Although alcohol affects people in different ways and some people can drink more than others, drinking too much may cause a person to feel drunk. Lea...
02:48, 2019-09-15

What to know about cataract surgery Cataracts are cloudy areas that develop on the lens of the eye. They can affect a person’s vision. Surgery is currently the only way to remove catara...
02:48, 2019-09-15

Does poor oral health impact brain function? Two new studies suggest that there is an association between stress related tooth problems and cognitive decline among older populations....
02:48, 2019-09-15

How birds let squirrels know when it's safe to relax Scientists know that squirrels respond to birds' threat calls. A new study finds that the chatter of birds at rest informs them when danger has passe...
02:48, 2019-09-15

Vaginismus: 'My body won't let me have sex' Vaginismus is a psychosexual disorder that can destroy people's lives - so why does no one talk about it?...
02:20, 2019-09-15

Biohackers fell for a company selling hydrogen water, but many now say it's all a big scam Trusii's hydrogen water machines were supposed to help users with their health problems, but customers claim the company is running a giant scam...
17:56, 2019-09-14

Opioid Defendants Seek to Disqualify Judge Overseeing 2,300 Cases A Hail Mary pass by drug distributors and pharmacy chains on the eve of a landmark federal trial argues that the judge already believes that defendan...
17:24, 2019-09-14

Climate Change May Give Rise To Food Insecurity; Says Study Climate change could seriously have adverse effects on groundwater supplies, food production and security, stormwater runoff, biodiversity and ecosys...
16:32, 2019-09-14

As Ayushmann Khurrana Turns 35 Today, We Reveal His Diet Secrets. Also See How He Celebrated The Big Ayushmann Khurrana celebrated his birthday eve with a bang with his family and friends. His wife Tahira Kashyap posted a few pictures from the bash....
15:44, 2019-09-14

Recipe Video: Make Cream Cheese At Home With This Easy Recipe The advantage of making cream cheese at home is you can flavour it according to your preference....
14:20, 2019-09-14

Weight Loss: This Baked Pumpkin Meal Is Perfect For Those On A Diet If you are on a weight loss diet, this dish is perfect for you. Pumpkin is baked along with the goodness of garlic, another food with astounding heal...
13:00, 2019-09-14

Vaper, 18, suing e-cigarette maker Juul after docs say he has lungs of a 70-year-old: reports An Illinois student-athlete is suing the e-cigarette company Juul after doctors said he now has lungs similar to those of a 70-year-old man....
10:40, 2019-09-14

Five confirmed cholera deaths in Sudan since August 28 There have been five confirmed deaths from cholera in Sudan's Blue Nile state since Aug. 28, the health ministry said in a statement....
10:28, 2019-09-14

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

How to eat 1,200 calories a day People can eat 1,200 calories a day to lose weight safely by adding more filling foods, such as protein rich foods, to their diet. Learn more about h...
02:48, 2019-09-14

'Time outs' don't do any harm, parents told If used appropriately, they can be effective in reducing problem behaviour, a US study suggests....
02:36, 2019-09-14

What ways are there to measure body fat? There are various ways to measure the percentage of body fat, and some are more high tech than others. In this article, we describe the range of meth...
00:20, 2019-09-14

Why do I fart so much? Some farting is normal, but excessive gas can signal a food intolerance or digestive disorder. Dietary changes can help. Learn about causes and preve...
00:20, 2019-09-14

Fight-or-flight: Do our bones play a part? A new study in humans and animals identifies the bone hormone osteocalcin as a crucial driver for the fight-or-flight survival response....
00:20, 2019-09-14

Why do female bonobos have more sex with each other than with males? Female bonobos have frequent sexual interactions with other females — more so than they do with males. A new study aims to find out why....
00:20, 2019-09-14

E-cigarette vapors, even without nicotine, may harm lungs New research in mice finds that even nicotine free vaping may harm lung function by causing an abnormal buildup of lipids and harming immune cells....
00:20, 2019-09-14

Calorie restriction plus exercise can make bones more fragile New research in female mice reveals that exercising while on a low calorie diet can decrease quality and quantity of bone instead of increasing robus...
00:20, 2019-09-14

How do superstitions affect our psychology and well-being? This Friday the 13th, we take a look at the psychological mechanisms of superstitions and their effect on mental health and well-being....
00:20, 2019-09-14

What are the best prenatal vitamins to take? Prenatal vitamins are important for the health of pregnant and breastfeeding women, as well as developing fetuses. Here, learn which prenatal vitamin...
00:20, 2019-09-14

Is there a cure for hepatitis C? Hepatitis C is a curable liver infection. With the appropriate treatment, it is possible to clear the virus within 12 weeks. Learn more here....
00:20, 2019-09-14

What to know about condoms and allergies Some people are allergic to latex or other elements of condoms. Learn more about the allergy symptoms that a person may experience after using condom...
00:20, 2019-09-14

FDA Finds ‘Potentially Dangerous’ Cancer-Causing Contaminant in Zantac, Related Drugs (WASHINGTON) — U.S. health officials said Friday they are investigating low levels of a potentially dangerous contaminant in the popular heartb...
00:16, 2019-09-14

Virtual reality helps kids getting X-rays (Reuters Health) - A virtual reality program with cartoon characters may reduce children's fear before imaging procedures, a South Korean study sugge...
00:08, 2019-09-14

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

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

First peanut allergy therapy gets backing from U.S. regulators' expert advisers A U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisory panel on Friday recommended approving the first therapy for peanut allergies, which affect over 1.6 mill...
23:24, 2019-09-13

For Children With Peanut Allergies, F.D.A. Experts Recommend a New Treatment About 1.2 million American children have peanut allergies. An new drug, Palforzia, does not cure the condition, but it can blunt life-threatening rea...
22:52, 2019-09-13

New York Uncovers $1 Billion in Sackler Family Wire Transfers In a court filing, the state attorney general’s office says that it has found new account transfers by family members who own Purdue Pharma, the make...
22:36, 2019-09-13

Half of people with rheumatic disease have trouble paying for treatment, study says About 60 percent of patients with rheumatic diseases like osteoarthritis and lupus said they struggle to pay to treat their illnesses, according to n...
22:16, 2019-09-13

New Jersey Senate president proposes bill to ban all e-cigarette products ‘before we get another generation addicted to a different product’ In the midst of the e-cigarette epidemic. New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney proposes a plan to phase out all electronic smoking devices....
22:12, 2019-09-13

UVA abandons aggressive debt collection, suspends 12 lawsuits against patients The University of Virginia Health System will abandon its aggressive billing and collection tactics that forced some patients into bankruptcy....
21:56, 2019-09-13

Hepatitis A outbreak in Colorado kills one, health officials say At least one person has died in connection to a statewide outbreak of hepatitis A in Colorado, state health officials announced this week. ...
21:48, 2019-09-13

U.S. and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the b...
21:32, 2019-09-13

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

Mystery Solved: Private-Equity-Backed Firms Are Behind Ad Blitz on ‘Surprise Billing’ Two doctor-staffing companies are pushing back against legislation that could hit their bottom lines....
20:36, 2019-09-13

Who’s Behind the Millions Spent on Ads Opposing ‘Surprise Billing’ Law? Two doctor-staffing companies, backed by private equity, push back against legislation that could hit their bottom lines....
20:00, 2019-09-13

New York City health chief sounds alarm on vaping rates among middle-school children New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot, a pediatrician, said 1 in 15 middle-school students in the city said they currently use electronic c...
19:48, 2019-09-13

SmileDirectClub jumps in second trading day, after disappointing IPO SmileDirectClub surged more than 11% in midday trading Friday, recovering some losses after the company saw its shares plummet 28% during its disappo...
19:48, 2019-09-13

Antibiotics prior to immunotherapy lower survival rate for cancer patients, study says Cancer patients who took antibiotics before starting immunotherapy survived, on average, for two months following treatment, according to a new study...
19:40, 2019-09-13

WHO investigating death in Tanzania due to unknown illness A woman whose death in Tanzania is being investigated by the World Health Organization probably did not have Ebola, a spokesman for the U.S. Centers ...
19:24, 2019-09-13

U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the b...
19:24, 2019-09-13

More evidence links dog ownership to better heart health (Reuters Health) - No one can say if it's the walks or the unconditional love, but there's something about owning a dog that goes hand in hand with b...
19:24, 2019-09-13

Zantac Has Low Levels of a Cancer-Causing Chemical, the F.D.A. Says The chemical, NDMA, is the same one found in the blood pressure drug valsartan, which led to widespread recalls last year....
19:00, 2019-09-13

Baby born in Tennessee on 9/11 at 9:11 weighs 9 pounds, 11 ounces: 'It’s very rare but very special' A  couple who welcomed their daughter on the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks was shocked when the baby arrived at 9:11 p.m. and weigh...
18:36, 2019-09-13

E-scooter injuries rising, often involve drugs or alcohol (Reuters Health) - As the popularity of electric scooters increases, so do injuries sending users to the hospital, a U.S. study suggests....
18:32, 2019-09-13

Biogen scraps two late-stage trials for Alzheimer's treatment Biogen Inc and Eisai Co Ltd are abandoning two late-stage trials for their Alzheimer's treatment in a widely anticipated move that comes months after...
18:32, 2019-09-13

FDA finds impurity in popular heartburn medicine Zantac that could cause cancer The FDA has learned that Sanofi's heartburn medication Zantac carries a substance that could cause cancer....
18:16, 2019-09-13

New York City health chief sounds alarm on vaping rates among middle school children New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot, a pediatrician, said 1 in 15, middle school students in the city said they currently use electronic ...
18:16, 2019-09-13

Hans Christian Gram: The biologist who helped investigate bacteria Biologist Hans Christian Gram devised one of the most important staining techniques used in microbiology to identify bacteria under a microscope...
17:56, 2019-09-13

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

Exclusive: While battling opioid crisis, U.S. government weighed using fentanyl for executions The U.S. Department of Justice examined using fentanyl in lethal injections as it prepared last year to resume executing condemned prisoners, a then ...
17:16, 2019-09-13

U.S. FDA flags probable cancer-causing impurity in common heartburn drugs The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday that some medicines containing ranitidine, including Sanofi SA's Zantac, had traces of a probabl...
17:16, 2019-09-13

E-cigarette maker Juul's valuation 'coming down sharply' The value of e-cigarette maker Juul in the private market is "coming down sharply," people familiar with the matter tell CNBC's David Faber....
17:12, 2019-09-13

Connecticut says 11 people have been hospitalized due to severe lung injury linked to vaping Connecticut state public health officials joined the call for consumers to stop using electronic cigarettes after 11 people in the state have fallen ...
17:12, 2019-09-13

Mom allegedly fed fast food to obese teen dying in hospital: report A United Kingdom mother who purportedly called her obese child a “doughnut” and prevented him from participating in physical activities allegedly fed...
16:52, 2019-09-13

Sleep apnea, resistant hypertension poses highest risk for heart attack People with severe forms of sleep apnea also have higher blood pressure. Those with resistant high blood pressure, which can require multiple drugs t...
15:36, 2019-09-13

Novartis MS drug cuts relapse rate by half compared to Sanofi medicine Novartis's investigational multiple sclerosis drug ofatumumab cut the relapse rate in patients by more than half in trials comparing it to Sanofi's A...
15:24, 2019-09-13