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2019-11-20

Smoking marijuana may heighten risk of risk of stroke, arrhythmia in young adults, experts warn Young people who use cannabis frequently are more than twice as likely to have a stroke as non-users, according to a new study presented at American ...
04:44, 2019-11-20

American Medical Association Calls for Immediate Ban on All E-Cigarettes and Vaping Products The American Medical Association is calling for an immediate ban on all electronic cigarettes and vaping devices. The group adopted the sweeping stan...
04:12, 2019-11-20

Omega-3 oils boost attention as much as ADHD drugs in some children Omega-3 fish oil supplements can improve attention in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) just as much as drug treatments, ...
02:28, 2019-11-20

Seeing an NHS dentist 'a problem everywhere' Patients are being turned away, stuck on waiting lists and put off by cost, BBC analysis suggests....
02:16, 2019-11-20

Generation Vape: As Juul faces new suit, doctors worries over epidemic of e-cigarette-related student illnesses New York state is suing the nation's biggest e-cigarette maker, Juul Labs, alleging the San Francisco-based company used deceptive and misleading mar...
00:56, 2019-11-20

2 More States Sue Juul Over the Marketing of Its Vaping Products The attorneys general of New York and California filed lawsuits alleging that the company had targeted young people with deceptive advertising....
00:40, 2019-11-20

Women more likely to be warned away from surgery careers due to gender (Reuters Health) - Punishing hours and concerns about having little time to marry and have children deter both male and female medical students from ...
00:28, 2019-11-20

American Medical Association calls for total ban of non-FDA approved vaping products The American Medical Association called for a total ban on all vaping products that are not approved by the Food and Drug Administration to help trea...
23:52, 2019-11-19

Influential U.S. doctors group calls for ban on vaping products The American Medical Association (AMA) on Tuesday called for a total ban on all e-cigarette and vaping products that are not approved by the U.S. Foo...
23:44, 2019-11-19

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to pay states' lawyers, urged to help victims OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP got court approval on Tuesday to reimburse millions of dollars in legal fees for states that back its proposed $10 b...
23:08, 2019-11-19

Bloated or pregnant: How to tell Bloating is a common symptom of pregnancy, but there are many other causes of bloating and other signs of pregnancy. Find out how to tell the differe...
23:00, 2019-11-19

Does the keto diet cause constipation? The ketogenic diet has many potential health benefits, including weight loss. However, care is necessary when transitioning to a keto diet as it can ...
23:00, 2019-11-19

What to know about colon pain Many factors can cause colon pain, including constipation, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, and colorectal cancer. Learn more about the causes of ...
23:00, 2019-11-19

What to know about endometrial thickness Endometrial thickness can change throughout a person’s life and in different situations, for example during pregnancy or the menopause. Learn what is...
23:00, 2019-11-19

Bubonic plague: Third case reported in China This week, officials have received reports of a third case of bubonic plague in China. In this article, we provide the details and some important con...
23:00, 2019-11-19

Average US BMI on the rise despite increasing weight loss efforts Over a 15 year time period, the number of people in the United States who reported trying to lose weight increased — but so too did the average BMI....
23:00, 2019-11-19

Using soup to fight off malaria An experimental study tests 56 traditional soup broths and finds that some of them contain ingredients that have antimalarial properties....
23:00, 2019-11-19

Study finds no link between statin use and memory harm in older adults A 6-year study of 1,000 people aged 70–90 found no difference in rates of memory or cognition decline among participants who did or did not use stati...
23:00, 2019-11-19

What causes hair loss on the legs? Hair loss on the legs can occur as a result of lifestyle factors or an underlying health condition. Learn more about the potential causes of hair los...
23:00, 2019-11-19

What to do about a dent in the head There are many possible causes of a dent in the head, including injury, surgery, congenital conditions, and tumors. The treatment for a dent in the h...
23:00, 2019-11-19

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Israeli settlements, Sahel crisis, Iran protests, reconciliation for peace, World Toilet Day A recap of Tuesday’s stories in brief: UN ‘regret’ over US settlements reversal; Almost daily attacks plunge Sahel into ‘three-country crisis’; live ...
22:36, 2019-11-19

How the Brain Can Rewire Itself After Half of It Is Removed New scans showed how the brains of people who had a hemisphere removed in childhood continue to function....
21:20, 2019-11-19

Bride-to-be wakes from surgery to find legs amputated, wishes to walk down aisle at wedding She remains hospitalized, but said she would like to one day walk down the aisle toward her groom....
21:20, 2019-11-19

Man’s bedding was making him sick in odd case of 'feather duvet lung' A man was diagnosed with "feather duvet lung" after he had trouble breathing for three months....
21:20, 2019-11-19

Knee replacement doesn't solve sexual problems (Reuters Health) - Patients having knee replacement surgery sometimes hope to regain or improve their sexual activity afterward, but that doesn't alw...
21:12, 2019-11-19

Sleep disturbances, depression may be early signs of Parkinson's disease In a presentation Tuesday at the XXIV World Congress of Neurology in Dubai, researchers from the Center for Neurodegenerative Science at Van Andel In...
20:52, 2019-11-19

Most states protect doctors who refuse to do abortions because of religion (Reuters Health) - The vast majority of U.S. states have passed laws blocking civil lawsuits that might result from a doctor refusing to perform an a...
20:00, 2019-11-19

Philippine leader says to ban 'toxic' e-cigarettes and arrest users The Philippines will outlaw the use and importation of e-cigarettes and arrest anyone using them, its president said on Tuesday, joining a growing nu...
19:44, 2019-11-19

New York sues Juul, says e-cigarette giant 'took a page from Big Tobacco's playbook' New York state is suing e-cigarette giant Juul, accusing the company of targeting teens, downplaying the presence of nicotine and hooking a generatio...
18:40, 2019-11-19

Woman drops 500 pounds after losing tongue to cancer: 'I'm alive for the very first time in my life' Jen Costa said that without the dire diagnosis, she would have continued gorging on take out food....
18:36, 2019-11-19

Mom donates breast milk after losing son 3 hours post birth: 'Maybe I could save another baby’s life' A Neillsville, Wisc., mother who lost her son just three hours after giving birth chose to pump her breast milk for 63 days after his death in an eff...
18:36, 2019-11-19

New Allergan migraine drug seems safe, effective in late-stage trial Migraine sufferers might soon have a new weapon against the pain, nausea and light sensitivity that come with the headaches. A new drug by Allergan, ...
17:56, 2019-11-19

Even moderate drinking by parents may impact kids (Reuters Health) - Roughly half of UK adolescents have seen a parent who's not an alcoholic get drunk or tipsy, and more than one in three can name a...
17:24, 2019-11-19

Wisconsin sees 'significant increase' in E. coli cases: state health officials Wisconsin health officials late last week announced a “significant increase” in the number of Escherichia coli, or E. coli, cases in the state....
17:12, 2019-11-19

Comedian with cerebral palsy shares how she finally got Hollywood to notice her Comedian Maysoon Zayid, who was born with cerebral palsy, wants to bust the myth that almost held her back--that there aren’t talented disabled actor...
16:52, 2019-11-19

Man overcomes decade-long heroin addiction, reaches millions with viral blog posts Alter, who has been sober for three years now, reaches millions through his posts on "The Addict's Diary."...
16:52, 2019-11-19

Old age: Why 70 may be the new 65 Experts say health and life expectancy gains mean it is time to rethink how we measure and define being elderly....
16:12, 2019-11-19

Michigan farmer’s EEE death marks 6th fatality in state from mosquito-borne virus: report A Michigan farmer who contracted the dangerous mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) over the summer has died, according to local reports....
16:04, 2019-11-19

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital: Babies and mums died 'amid toxic culture' A leaked report into maternity care claims children were left disabled amid substandard care....
15:56, 2019-11-19

A Tiny Bug Ended My NFL Career—and Almost My Life During my nine years in the NFL, I ruptured tendons in my fingers, suffered multiple concussions, and broke several bones. I tore my ACL, MCL, and PC...
14:40, 2019-11-19

Donors pledge $2.6 billion for 'last mile' of polio eradication Donor governments and philanthropists pledged $2.6 billion on Tuesday to help fund a worldwide polio eradication plan that has taken decades to reach...
13:28, 2019-11-19

How To Make The Delicious Vegan Ice Cream At Home (Recipes Inside) Going vegan doesn't mean you have to give up creamy, rich ice cream in a variety of flavours. Try these interesting vegan ice cream recipes at home a...
13:04, 2019-11-19

Where Democratic presidential candidates stand on 'Medicare for All' ahead of next debate Perhaps no issue has divided the field of Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls more than the debate over "Medicare for All."...
12:52, 2019-11-19

Healthy Diet May Reduce The Risk Of Acquired Hearing Loss, Reveals Study According to a recent study, published in the American Journal of Epidemiology, eating a healthy diet may reduce the risk of acquired hearing loss....
12:44, 2019-11-19

For Some Children With Autism, Dance Is a Form of Expression Researchers are studying how movement helps children with special needs improve social communication and motor skills....
12:28, 2019-11-19

She Takes a Hands-On Approach to Health Care Sheila Davis runs a nonprofit that focuses on bringing modern medicine to the world’s poorest and sickest communities....
12:28, 2019-11-19

Watch: This Tender Crispy Herb Chicken Is A Perfect Appetiser For Your Next House Party Try this scrumptious chicken recipe at home and impress the guests with those delicious flavours....
10:32, 2019-11-19

Cooking Tips: This Keto Meatloaf Is Going To Be Your Ultimate Comfort Food This Winter Season While warm soups and decadent cheese loaded macaroni is any day a perfect comfort food option, there is something more soulful than that! Wondering w...
10:32, 2019-11-19

NHS health board Cwm Taf Morgannwg 'prioritised targets over safety' A review finds wider problems at Cwm Taf Morgannwg, where the maternity unit is in special measures....
10:16, 2019-11-19

Ollie Gardiner: Cancer teen's family donates treatment funds to research Ollie Gardiner's family raised money to treat his brain tumour but he died aged 13 after a relapse....
10:16, 2019-11-19

Coroner urges first aid training for chiropractors A coroner has made recommendations for chiropractors after a man's neck broke during treatment....
10:16, 2019-11-19

Genetically-modified babies 'ethically justifiable', academic claims An Abertay University bioethicist says it could protect people from debilitating diseases in later life....
10:16, 2019-11-19

Winter Treat: Make This Winter Special Peanut Gajak At Home Under 30 Minutes Gajak is a warm winter treat that is nutty and sweet, and can easily be made at home as well....
09:40, 2019-11-19

Watch: How To Make Street-Style Veg Kathi Roll At Home (Recipe Video Inside) There are times when hunger strikes at odd hours and you need something quick and delicious to satiate it. A veggie loaded kathi roll could come hand...
08:56, 2019-11-19

Samoa Closes Schools as Measles Epidemic Kills at Least 16 Over 1,000 cases of measles have been recorded in the Pacific island country, with the casualties including a 7-month-old. “This is very much out of ...
07:00, 2019-11-19

Cooking Tips: How To Make Parsi Mutton Cutlet At Home (Recipe Video Inside) Crispy from outside and soft from inside, this Parsi speciality is perfectly balanced in terms of texture; thanks to the coating of bread crumbs that...
05:40, 2019-11-19

General election 2019: Income tax rise will boost NHS budget - Lib Dems The penny rise would allow it to match Labour's NHS front-line spending plans, the party says....
04:04, 2019-11-19

Congressional Democrats demand details on Google's use of patient data by Dec. 6 Google and Ascension are asked for more information by December 6 on whether they took adequate steps to protect patient's privacy....
03:56, 2019-11-19

California sues e-cigarette maker Juul for selling nicotine products to youth The state of California on Monday sued e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc, alleging the San Francisco company engaged in a "systematic" and "wildly succ...
03:20, 2019-11-19

Why you should wash fruits and vegetables People should always wash fruits and vegetables before eating or cooking them. Washing them reduces the risk of consuming harmful bacteria. Learn mor...
03:08, 2019-11-19

What to know about ferritin and hair growth Ferritin is a protein found throughout the body that stores iron. Low ferritin levels, and low iron levels, could affect hair growth and hair health....
03:08, 2019-11-19

U.S. Congress seeks answers on patient privacy in Google, Ascension cloud deal Four Democratic leaders on the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce committee on Monday wrote Alphabet Inc's Google and Ascension Health...
02:40, 2019-11-19

California sues Juul over e-cigarette ads, sales to teens Amid a nationwide backlash against vaping, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra sued the nation’s biggest e-cigarette maker, alleging that Juul...
02:36, 2019-11-19

Dread the Holidays? Feasting Together Might Actually Help Sharing a meal with loved ones, co-workers or friends may seem like a chore, but research shows it has real benefits. Stick with us here....
02:20, 2019-11-19

South Dakota spends $449,000 on ad campaign which suggests people from the state are 'on' meth The campaign has prompted some confusion as to whether people included in the campaign are claiming to be using methamphetamines....
01:32, 2019-11-19

Something in the Man’s Bed Was Making Him Sick Doctors were stumped, until a pulmonologist asked about feather bedding in the man's home....
01:00, 2019-11-19

Most parents struggle to distinguish teen angst from depression (Reuters Health) - Telling the difference between a teen's normal ups and downs and something bigger is among top challenges parents face in identify...
00:20, 2019-11-19

Immigrants don't flock to states that expand health benefits (Reuters Health) - States that expand public health benefits to cover low-income legal immigrants don't appear to experience a surge in immigrants mo...
23:36, 2019-11-18

Trump retreat on e-cig flavor ban is a 'Pyrrhic victory' for vaping industry, Scott Gottlieb says The longer the trends in teen vaping continue, the "more draconian the regulatory action" will be from Congress or the Trump administration to revers...
23:32, 2019-11-18

9 in 10 people who think they are allergic to penicillin may not be Three new studies shed fresh light on penicillin allergy, pointing out that many people who have been allergic in their childhood may no longer be so...
23:28, 2019-11-18

Common fire retardant makes prairie voles anxious, less social New research examines the gender-specific effects of a common flame retardant mixture on the social and affective behavior of prairie voles....
23:28, 2019-11-18

Plant-based diet may prevent cognitive decline New research highlights the importance of a diet rich in fruit, vegetables, and whole grains for preventing cognitive decline later in life....
23:28, 2019-11-18

New injection halts peanut allergy for at least 2 weeks One antibody injection allowed 11 of 15 adults with severe peanut allergy to eat a small amount of nut protein 15 days later with no allergic reactio...
23:28, 2019-11-18

The rise of superbugs: Facing the antibiotic resistance crisis Policymakers have warned that we face an antibiotic resistance crisis. Why is this, what are researchers doing to address it, and what can we do righ...
23:28, 2019-11-18

What can cause a headache and a nosebleed? Headaches and nosebleeds are common and not usually a cause for concern. When they occur together, however, people may be worried that they are linke...
23:28, 2019-11-18

What to know about nut allergies Tree nut allergies are common, and they include reactions to almonds, cashews, and walnuts. An allergy to peanuts is not technically a nut allergy. L...
23:28, 2019-11-18

California sues Juul, alleging shoddy oversight; shipments sent to someone named 'Beer Can' California is suing the nation's biggest e-cigarette maker, alleging Juul Labs deliberately targeted teenagers with its early marketing campaign...
22:32, 2019-11-18

California sues Juul, claiming shoddy oversight; shipment sent to someone named 'Beer Can' California is suing the nation's biggest e-cigarette maker, alleging Juul Labs deliberately targeted teenagers with its early marketing campaign...
22:04, 2019-11-18

Colchicine cuts odds of new heart attack, stroke in heart attack survivors (Reuters Health) - The inflammation-fighting drug colchicine, already a treatment for gout, dramatically reduces the odds of future cardiovascular pr...
21:48, 2019-11-18

Statins not linked with memory loss in seniors, study finds (Reuters Health) - With several small studies suggesting that the widely prescribed cholesterol-lowering drugs, statins, might be linked to memory lo...
21:48, 2019-11-18

Statin Drugs Not Linked to Memory Decline in Study A large Australian study found no association between cholesterol-lowering statins and memory or thinking problems....
20:44, 2019-11-18

Woman’s 'velvety' palms lead to unsettling diagnosis The condition is “closely associated with cancer, particularly lung and gastric cancer,” the doctors in the case report wrote....
19:36, 2019-11-18

Facebook relents after breast cancer tattoo artist stages protest "There is nothing inappropriate about breast cancer," medical tattoo artist Marnie Rustemeyer tells SurvivorNet....
19:36, 2019-11-18

NHS to pay tax bills to get doctors back to work The row over pensions has led to doctors refusing to do overtime because they were being landed with hefty tax bills....
19:16, 2019-11-18

Portuguese foundation launches world's largest cancer award Portugal's Champalimaud Foundation announced on Monday the world's largest annual prize, worth 1 million euros, for research and clinical practices a...
18:20, 2019-11-18

Cramer: Elizabeth Warren's 'Medicare for All' delay shows 'she is not as left as you thought' "A softer Elizabeth Warren is something we're going to have to start expecting," says the "Mad Money" host....
18:16, 2019-11-18

Study finds vaccine laws changed amid outbreaks -- often to widen exemptions When it comes to vaccine-preventable diseases like measles and mumps, outbreaks lead to political action -- often to widen vaccine exemptions, accord...
18:00, 2019-11-18

Entresto, Corlanor are widely used, cost-effective options for heart failure, study finds Analysis of Medicare Part D and Medicaid data highlights increased use and favorable cost profiles for Entresto and Corlanor, two drugs approved in 2...
18:00, 2019-11-18

General election 2019: PM puts corporation tax cuts on hold to help fund NHS Boris Johnson says public services will benefit as planned corporation tax cuts are put on hold....
17:56, 2019-11-18

Morphosys to boost size of tafasitamab drug trial on encouraging interim data German biotech company Morphosys said more patients would be recruited for a study testing its most advanced drug against a common type of blood canc...
17:36, 2019-11-18

China sees 3rd plague case after man, 55, eats wild rabbit A 55-year-old man in China has become the country’s third case of plague in recent weeks....
16:40, 2019-11-18

Novartis switches gears in Shanghai from research to drug development Novartis is exiting drug discovery at its Shanghai site and shifting its focus to drug development, saying accelerating approvals in China are pushin...
16:40, 2019-11-18

Iowa reports 2 flu deaths, the first of the 2019-2020 season: officials Iowa health officials last week reported the state’s first flu-related deaths of the 2019-2020 season....
16:20, 2019-11-18

Close contacts of China plague patients released after showing no symptoms: official Some people who had been in close contact with pneumonic plague patients from Inner Mongolia have been released from medical observation, China's hea...
15:40, 2019-11-18

Texas sees first pediatric flu death of season in unvaccinated child, 5 Texas health officials late last week reported the first pediatric flu death of the 2019-2020 season....
14:48, 2019-11-18

Cooking Tips: How To Make Keto-Friendly Green Beans At Home (Video Inside) We bring to you a stellar keto-special recipe that is a perfect combination of health and taste! Bring out those healthy green beans and add a keto e...
14:44, 2019-11-18

Novartis shifts Shanghai's focus from research to early development Novartis is halting early-stage research in Shanghai and shifting the site's focus to commercial development three years after the Swiss drugmaker ch...
14:04, 2019-11-18

Intermittent Fasting May Increase Lifespan Of Patients Diagnosed With Cardiovascular Issues A recent study claims that Intermittent fasting could increase the lifespan of people undergoing cardiac catheterisation. Cardiac catheterisation is ...
13:32, 2019-11-18

India says e-cigarette ban implies use of devices also prohibited The Indian government has told a court that its federal ban on the sale of electronic cigarettes implies that their use is also prohibited, legal doc...
13:16, 2019-11-18

Merck and Bayer's heart drug meets main goal of late-stage study Merck & Co Inc said on Monday an experimental treatment being developed with Bayer AG for patients with worsening chronic heart failure met the main ...
13:16, 2019-11-18

10 Ways To Reduce The Risk Of Diabetes Indians possess a strong genetic predisposition to diabetes; it is clinically proven that we are susceptible to a high rate of glucose intolerance....
13:16, 2019-11-18

Winter Diet Tips: Try This Crunchy Makhana Chivda At Home For Those Untimely Hunger Pangs Makhana chivda is a crunchy, delicious and an easy snack to prepare at home. Go on, make the most of the season....
13:16, 2019-11-18

10 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Diabetes Indians possess a strong genetic predisposition to diabetes; it is clinically proven that we are susceptible to a high rate of glucose intolerance....
12:32, 2019-11-18

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12:08, 2019-11-18

A Mother’s Love, Knitted Up in a Flock of Turkey Hats My daughter wanted brown hats with two stuffed drumsticks artfully positioned, one on each side — like wearing a roasted turkey, just out of the oven...
12:08, 2019-11-18

Samoa Closes Schools as Measles Epidemic Kills at Least 6 “This is very much out of control,” a vaccine expert said, as the Pacific island country barred children from public gatherings and declared mandator...
12:08, 2019-11-18

Sara Ali Khan Goes On A Foodie Binge During Her NY Vacation (See Pics) Sara Ali Khan is making waves on social media with her holiday pictures from New York. The Bollywood actor managed to take some time off her busy sch...
12:08, 2019-11-18

International Men's Day 2019: Eating Nuts May Help Improve Your Sexual Performance International Men's Day: While lack of physical exercise, unhealthy diet and sedentary lifestyle may have a toll on your sexual stamina, there are so...
11:04, 2019-11-18

Sexual Orientation Associated With Eating Disorders, Reveals Study According to a recent study, children who find themselves in the transgender and non-transgender lesbian, gay and bisexual categories are more likely...
10:44, 2019-11-18

International Men's Day: Eating Nuts May Help Improve Your Sexual Performance International Men's Day: While lack of physical exercise, unhealthy diet and sedentary lifestyle may have a toll on your sexual stamina, there are so...
09:52, 2019-11-18

Explainer: Don't panic about China's "Black Death" plague cases China reported a third case of bubonic plague on Sunday after two other plague cases were revealed last week, but the disease remains rare despite it...
09:32, 2019-11-18

China to launch inspection on use of illegal African swine fever vaccines China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it will launch an investigation into the illegal production, sale and use of African swine fever vaccines...
08:28, 2019-11-18

Herb For Health: Why and How You Should Add Sage Herb In Your Diet Sage herb has been used for decades in herbal healing practices owing to its innumerable medicinal properties and high nutritional profile. It is eas...
07:24, 2019-11-18

Trump Retreats From Flavor Ban for E-Cigarettes Advisers say the president pulled back from proposed restrictions intended to curb teenage vaping after he was warned of the political fallout among ...
06:32, 2019-11-18

NHS staff shortages put 'cancer survival rates at risk' A Holyrood committee finds 18% of cancer patients in June were not seen within the six-week target....
04:00, 2019-11-18

Why more people are talking about the issue of social care Social care pledges will be under intense scrutiny during the election, but why is it so important?...
03:44, 2019-11-18

WHO supports measles campaign targeting millions of children in northern Nigeria More than 28 million children in northern Nigeria will be protected against measles and meningitis through an immunization campaign by the authoritie...
01:28, 2019-11-18

Depression: 35 extra minutes of exercise daily slashes risk New research finds that both high and low intensity physical activity can help offset a genetic predisposition to developing depression....
22:56, 2019-11-17

Exercise after the age of 60 may prevent heart disease, stroke A new study from South Korea finds that increased activity can reduce the risks of heart attack and stroke among people over the age of 60....
22:56, 2019-11-17

Family of elderly man who broke neck during chiropractor visit want "unlawful killing" verdict The family of a retired bank manager who after breaking his neck during chiropractic treatment is urging the corner to consider a verdict of unlawful...
19:56, 2019-11-17

Men's health start-ups are turning erectile dysfunction, hair loss treatment into big business Hims, Roman and other online health companies are succeeding by going directly to consumers. And they're starting to win over skeptics....
15:52, 2019-11-17

Some Fitbit users say they're getting rid of the devices because they don't trust Google Privacy groups this week began pushing regulators to block the Fitbit acquisition, which the company originally hoped to close in early 2020....
15:52, 2019-11-17

Campaigners target London's V&A Museum over its use of the Sackler name Campaigners gathered at London's famous Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum Saturday to protest against its display of the Sackler name....
11:52, 2019-11-17

Woman seeking treatment for dizziness finds out she's missing her cerebellum Nine living, breathing people with this mysterious medical diagnosis are adding to the research pile, revealing what the brain can do with or without...
11:24, 2019-11-17

China's Inner Mongolia reports fresh bubonic plague case China's Inner Mongolia reported a fresh, confirmed case of bubonic plague on Sunday, despite an earlier declaration by the country's health officials...
10:36, 2019-11-17

UN calls for action to tackle ‘ubiquitous but invisible’ global road safety crisis Saving lives by improving road safety is “one of the many objectives of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”, the United Nations chief said i...
07:24, 2019-11-17

Stents, bypass surgery offer only limited benefits for millions with heart disease, study finds Stents and coronary artery bypass surgery are no more effective than intensive drug treatment and better health habits in preventing millions of Amer...
06:40, 2019-11-17

Samoa declares state of emergency as measles spreads across Pacific Samoa declared a state of emergency this weekend, media reported, closing all schools and cracking down on public gatherings, after several deaths li...
04:00, 2019-11-17

Travel Healthy With These 5 Foods If You Are A Diabetic While it's not easy to avoid the temptation of local food, or skipping your exercise routine for just a few days - a small and easy step to manage yo...
02:56, 2019-11-17

Crowne Plaza Today Okhla's Jashn-E-Lucknow Is A Tribute To Awadhi Kebabs And Curries Jashn-E-Lucknow at Edesia, is a 15-day long festival, celebrating the culinary marvels of Hazratganj, Chowk and Aminabad....
02:56, 2019-11-17

General election 2019: Labour vows to end dental check-up charges Check-up charges in England of £22.70 will be scrapped under a Labour government, the party says....
01:52, 2019-11-17

What are the health benefits of saffron? Saffron is a spice with a distinct taste and aroma. Due to its antioxidant content, it may provide a variety of health benefits. Learn about them her...
22:28, 2019-11-16

Are sulfates in shampoo dangerous? In products such as shampoos, sulfates provide the foamy texture when a person mixes the product with water. Some people have concerns about the incl...
22:28, 2019-11-16

16 strategies and treatments to fight depression Depression is a common mental health condition that can range in severity from mild to debilitating. Learn about 16 ways to fight depression in this ...
22:28, 2019-11-16

How do doctors test for Crohn's disease? Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease. There is no single test for diagnosing it. A doctor might order a few different tests to con...
22:28, 2019-11-16

Can you poop and still be constipated? Constipation refers to changes in the frequency and consistency of bowel movements. Here, learn more about passing stool while constipated, as well a...
22:28, 2019-11-16

How to treat hip osteoarthritis Hip osteoarthritis can be a painful and debilitating condition. This article explains the various treatment options for hip osteoarthritis....
22:28, 2019-11-16

Neither vitamin D nor omega-3 supplements can prevent inflammation When it comes to lowering inflammation, a new study has found that neither omega-3 nor vitamin D supplements are as beneficial as researchers once th...
22:28, 2019-11-16

The link between insomnia and cardiovascular disease Insomnia symptoms make a person more likely to develop stroke, heart attack, and similar diseases, finds an extensive Chinese study....
22:28, 2019-11-16

Stents no better than drugs for many heart patients: U.S. study Many patients with severe but stable heart disease who routinely undergo invasive procedures to clear and prop open clogged arteries would do as well...
21:36, 2019-11-16

Big Study Finds Many Heart Procedures Won’t Cut Risk of Having Heart Attack (PHILADELPHIA) — People with severe but stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a procedure to improve ...
21:28, 2019-11-16

Surgery for Blocked Arteries Is Often Unwarranted, Researchers Find Drug therapy alone may save lives as effectively as bypass or stenting procedures, a large federal study showed....
20:16, 2019-11-16

Feeling Full? It May Be Your Intestines Telling You To Stop Eating The researchers stimulated different types of vagal neurons in mice, which led them on to discover that intestinal stretch sensors could tell even hu...
15:04, 2019-11-16

Elizabeth Warren’s Backup Backup Health Plan Many presidents have failed to pass major health care legislation. She shared a detailed list that doesn’t require congressional approval....
14:08, 2019-11-16

Cooking Tips: Make This Easy, Healthy Lemon Garlic Chicken In Under 30 Min The zesty lemon juice, minced garlic and pepper will come together to lend in bouts of flavours to the chicken, which is cooked in pan. If you are on...
13:40, 2019-11-16

Are kissing bugs dangerous? Here's what to know Dr. Manny explains what you need to know about kissing bugs, and whether they pose a risk to your family....
11:36, 2019-11-16

Weight Loss: This Sugar-Free Almond And Cranberry Granola Bar Is Perfect For Healthy Diet This granola bar is sweet, crunchy and super healthy. You can replace you tea-time biscuits with it, or have as a snack for in-between-the-meals crav...
10:56, 2019-11-16

Keto Diet For Weight Loss May Improve Immunity And Protect Against Flu: Study If the findings of a new study are to be believed, keto diet for weight loss may also help in improving immunity of the body and protect it from comm...
09:52, 2019-11-16

Planned Parenthood Awarded $2 Million in Lawsuit Over Secret Videos An anti-abortion activist recorded the videos to try to show that the group was illegally selling fetal tissue....
04:20, 2019-11-16

Oklahoma judge reduces penalty against Johnson & Johnson in opioid crisis lawsuit An Oklahoma judge reduced the amount Johnson & Johnson must pay to help alleviate the state’s opioid crisis by $107 million due to a miscalculation....
03:48, 2019-11-16

Planned Parenthood Awarded More Than $2 Million in Lawsuit Over Secret Videos An anti-abortion activist recorded the videos to try to show that the group was illegally selling fetal tissue....
03:20, 2019-11-16

Switch to vaping 'helps smokers' hearts' A month-long study on smokers suggests vaping could reduce the risk of heart attacks and stroke....
02:36, 2019-11-16

When insurance covers IVF, more women use it (Reuters Health) - When insurance covers in vitro fertilization, more women struggling with infertility, especially those with limited financial reso...
00:00, 2019-11-16

Despite safety guidelines, too many kids get hurt by lawnmowers (Reuters Health) - Many children are injured by lawnmowers despite safety guidelines in place to prevent these accidents, and kids in rural communiti...
00:00, 2019-11-16

BeiGene prices lymphoma drug at $12,935 for a 30-day supply China-based drugmaker BeiGene Ltd on Friday priced its drug, Brukinsa, to treat a rare form of lymphoma at $12,935 for a 30-day supply....
00:00, 2019-11-16

Over 1 million health consultations provided in Yemen in 2019: UN migration agency Since the beginning of the year, the UN Migration Agency has carried out over one million health consultations for displaced and conflict-affected Ye...
00:00, 2019-11-16

Whoops. Judge Reduces J&J Opioid Fine After Mistaking Thousands for Millions Johnson & Johnson will now have to pay $465 million, not $572 million, for its role in Oklahoma’s opioid epidemic....
23:24, 2019-11-15

What to know about bone marrow transplants Bone marrow transplants help treat certain health issues by replacing damaged blood cells with healthy cells. Here, we look at the types and risks of...
22:40, 2019-11-15

Causes and treatments for hair loss Hair loss can be an upsetting condition to deal with. We look at the various causes, treatment options, and practical tips for preventing further los...
22:40, 2019-11-15

Lymphoma rash: What to know Lymphoma is a type of cancer that can cause symptoms on the skin, such as a rash. In this article, learn more about a lymphoma rash and how doctors d...
22:40, 2019-11-15

What to know about hallucinations Hallucinations are sensory experiences that exist only in the mind. There are many types of hallucinations and possible causes, including drugs and m...
22:40, 2019-11-15

Gut bacteria: How bats 'shift the paradigm' A recent study investigates the microbiomes of bats. The authors conclude that, in some ways, bats' gut bacteria don't follow the rules....
22:40, 2019-11-15

Late stage breast cancer survival estimate is 'rarely accurate' Single-number survival estimates for people with late stage breast cancer are unhelpful, research shows. So what approach would be more beneficial?...
22:40, 2019-11-15

Atrial fibrillation: Height could predict risk New research confirms that the taller a person is, the higher their risk of atrial fibrillation, a common condition that affects the heart....
22:40, 2019-11-15

Targeting one gut bacterium may treat alcoholic liver disease Scientists have successfully eradicated alcoholic liver disease in mice using a combination of viruses that target a certain toxin-releasing gut bact...
22:40, 2019-11-15

How can your period affect bowel movements? Monthly menstruation can have a big effect on bowel movements, causing constipation or diarrhea. Some people call this "period poop." We explain the ...
22:40, 2019-11-15

Homeopathic treatments for anxiety: What to know Homeopathy is a practice that uses diluted nonmedical substances to treat different illnesses. Learn more about whether it can help treat anxiety sym...
22:40, 2019-11-15

Oklahoma judge reduces Johnson & Johnson opioid payout to $465 million An Oklahoma judge on Friday said Johnson & Johnson must pay that state $465 million for fueling the opioid epidemic through the deceptive marketing o...
22:36, 2019-11-15

Johnson & Johnson stock climbs as judge reduces opioid penalty to $465 million An Oklahoma judge on Friday reduced the penalty Johnson & Johnson must pay over litigation stemming from the opioid epidemic....
22:16, 2019-11-15

Oklahoma judge reduces Johnson & Johnson payout in opioid case to $465 million An Oklahoma judge on Friday said Johnson & Johnson needs to pay only $465 million of the $572 million he previously concluded it owed the state for f...
22:00, 2019-11-15

Trump says U.S. states will be able to buy prescription drugs abroad President Donald Trump said on Friday he would be giving U.S. states the right to buy prescription drugs from other countries, as part of a bid to bo...
22:00, 2019-11-15

Novartis sickle-cell drug gets U.S. FDA approval Novartis AG on Friday won U.S. approval for its experimental sickle cell disease drug, Adakveo, making it the first of several proposed new therapies...
22:00, 2019-11-15

Health-care stocks rise as Trump talks new price disclosure rules for hospitals and insurers Insurers UnitedHealth, Cigna, Humana and Anthem were each moving to session highs in intraday trading Friday....
21:12, 2019-11-15

In states with restrictive abortion laws, women seek online options (Reuters Health) - There's demand among U.S. women for an online service offering abortion medication, and it's driven mainly by restrictive abortion...
21:04, 2019-11-15

FDA clears Pentax's duodenoscope designed to reduce need for disinfection The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it had cleared medical equipment maker Pentax of America's duodenoscope, which is designed to be...
21:04, 2019-11-15

Apple Watch may be useful in diagnosis of AFib, study finds Apple Heart study findings published this week reveal that Apple Watch pulse monitoring can accurately identify atrial fibrillation, with the study f...
20:52, 2019-11-15

Smokers who switch to vaping rapidly boost heart health in trial Chronic smokers who switched from tobacco cigarettes to e-cigarette vapes in a large randomized control trial saw a significant improvement in marker...
20:40, 2019-11-15

Three new deaths reported as flu season starts to get serious The CDC's weekly flu report includes three child deaths, as well as two new deaths in elderly people in Connecticut. Louisiana reported high flu acti...
19:44, 2019-11-15

This is the best stock to play catch-up to the Dow record rally, traders agree As the Dow holds at records, more than a third of its components are still in a correction or worse. Two traders agree that one of those stocks is th...
19:32, 2019-11-15

Watch: Trump speaks on new price disclosure rules for hospitals and insurers President Donald Trump is set to hold a briefing on his administration's new rule that will force hospitals to disclose the discounted prices th...
19:32, 2019-11-15

Worcester University student in meningitis warning after collapse Matthew Griffin, 21, thought he would be able to sleep off his symptoms after feeling unwell....
18:36, 2019-11-15

White House to Require Hospitals, Insurers to Disclose Actual Healthcare Prices (WASHINGTON) — New rules from the Trump administration on Friday would require insurers and hospitals to disclose upfront the actual prices for...
18:32, 2019-11-15

Elizabeth Warren Vows to Expand Health Coverage in First 100 Days Ms. Warren laid out a blueprint to pass major health legislation at the start of her presidency. But she would wait as long as three years to seek pa...
18:32, 2019-11-15

Rare syndrome causes man’s eye to 'glow' A rare syndrome caused a 44-year-old man’s eye to eerily resemble the flaming Eye of Sauron from “The Lord of the Rings.”...
18:20, 2019-11-15

Texas baby born without skin on torso and limbs goes home months after successful procedure The 10-month-old does not have an official diagnosis, but was born with his eyes fused shut, his fingers and toes fused together and missing skin on ...
17:52, 2019-11-15

Women in prison have higher rates of HPV, cervical cancer (Reuters Health) - Across the world, imprisoned women have higher rates of cervical cancer and the human papillomavirus (HPV) infection that can lead...
17:40, 2019-11-15

Congo president says Ebola outbreak should be over this year An outbreak of Ebola in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo should be eradicated by the end of 2019, Congolese President Felix Tshisekedi said on Fr...
17:24, 2019-11-15

To Lower Costs, Trump to Force Hospitals to Reveal Price of Care The federal rule would make hospitals list the prices they negotiate with insurers, allowing consumers to seek better deals for care....
17:12, 2019-11-15

Half of all older adults are worried about dementia, survey says Nearly half of American adults between 50 and 64 years of age fear they will develop dementia, a new analysis has revealed....
17:04, 2019-11-15

Connecticut reports 2 flu deaths in adults over 65 The victims were identified as a resident of Fairfield County and a resident of Litchfield County....
16:56, 2019-11-15

Cigarette use among US adults hits record low while vaping rates rise: CDC Cigarette smoking rates among US adults have dropped to an all-time low, according to a report released this week from the Centers for Disease Contro...
16:56, 2019-11-15

Trump releases rule forcing hospitals and insurers to disclose negotiated rates or face fines The rule begins a "new era" in price transparency in health care, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar says....
16:52, 2019-11-15

Abusive note left on ambulance in Southend The ambulance service said the person who left the message should "remember crews are there to save lives"....
16:48, 2019-11-15

Apple to Ban Vaping Apps From Its Store A respiratory condition linked to vaping has caused more than 40 deaths and over 2,000 illnesses, according to United States health authorities....
16:28, 2019-11-15

ResTORbio stops testing lead drug for respiratory illness; shares crash Shares of drug developer ResTORbio Inc plunged more than 80% to a record low on Friday after a late-stage trial failure prompted the company to aband...
16:24, 2019-11-15

Portuguese baby born missing eyes, nose, parts of skull released from hospital, report says The mother's obstetrician has allegedly been suspended for six months after failing to detect the boy's abnormalities during ultrasounds....
15:32, 2019-11-15

LASIK eye surgery should ‘absolutely’ be banned, says former FDA adviser who voted to approve procedure A former Food and Drug Administration adviser who originally voted to approve LASIK eye surgery now says the procedure should be taken off the market...
15:32, 2019-11-15

ResTORbio stops testing lead drug for respiratory illness; shares plummet ResTORbio Inc said on Friday it had stopped testing its lead drug as a treatment for respiratory illness after it failed to meet the main goal in a l...
15:04, 2019-11-15

GSK sees breakthrough in shingles vaccine output in 2024 GlaxoSmithKline said further growth from its shingles vaccine, which has boosted earnings, would be reined in by limited capacity until 2024, but a n...
15:04, 2019-11-15

Roche buys U.S. drugmaker Promedior for up to $1.4 billion to get lung drug Swiss drugmaker Roche is paying up to $1.4 billion to buy U.S. biotech company Promedior, whose main drug candidate against the lung disease idiopath...
15:04, 2019-11-15

Jazz Pharma's sleep disorder drug gets European panel backing Jazz Pharmaceuticals Plc's treatment for a form of sleep disorder has been recommended for approval in Europe by a panel of the European Medicines Ag...
14:00, 2019-11-15

ResTORbio's respiratory illness drug fails late-stage study ResTORbio Inc's said on Friday its lead drug missed the main goal in a late-stage testing in patients aged above 65 with respiratory illness....
14:00, 2019-11-15

Protein Diet: 5 Easy Ways To Add More Proteins To Your Evening Snacks Ideally, proteins should be consumed in abundance right at the start of the day, but not everyone has the luxury of putting in time and effort into m...
13:56, 2019-11-15

High-Protein Diet: Prepare This Soya Poha At Home For A Healthy Start To Your Day Soyabean is one of the most popular plant-based protein source. It is not just nutritious but also extremely versatile and can be cooked into several...
13:04, 2019-11-15

Watch: How To Make Dhaba Style Pindi Chole At Home (Recipe Video) Pindi chole or pindi chane is a Punjabi recipe wherein chickpeas are cooked in a pool of rustic spices....
13:04, 2019-11-15

Winter Special: Boost Your Immunity With Beetroot Soup This Winter Season Among carrots, radish and sarson, there is another healthy winter veggie that may help improve your immunity levels to a great extent. We're talking ...
13:04, 2019-11-15

Instant Breakfast Recipes: How To Make Instant Rava Dosa And Bread Poha Try these two recipes and say goodbye to all those excuses that have been preventing you from donning that apron early in the morning....
13:04, 2019-11-15

Beware! You Child Might Be Consuming Excessive Sugar According to a recent study, a large number of infants (6-11 months) and toddlers (12-23 months) are consuming added sugar that is more than the reco...
12:48, 2019-11-15

What are the health benefits of yerba maté tea? Yerba maté is made from the leaves of Ilex paraguariensis, a type of South American holy. It has a number of potential health benefits. Read this art...
11:56, 2019-11-15

What to know about paranoid personality disorder Paranoid personality disorder is a common but underdiagnosed mental health disorder. Read on to learn about the causes and symptoms of paranoid perso...
11:56, 2019-11-15

Cleaning Up After My Brother’s Fatal Overdose The mark he left in the world was his bloodstain. I hired a trauma cleaning company to erase it....
11:52, 2019-11-15

GSK eyes 'step change' in shingles vaccine output in 2024 GlaxoSmithKline said further growth from its shingles vaccine, which has boosted earnings, would be reined in by limited capacity until 2024, but a n...
11:36, 2019-11-15

Pakistan deploys new vaccine against 'superbug' typhoid outbreak Pakistan began vaccinating millions of children against typhoid on Friday to try to control a drug-resistant superbug outbreak of the fever that has ...
11:36, 2019-11-15

New And Exciting Restaurants In Mumbai You Must Try Today! With themed cafes, Tea lounges, fine-dining spaces and gastro-pubs, the city's F&B space is burgeoning at lightning-fast speed, and we cannot be more...
11:12, 2019-11-15

Former deputy head of China's drug regulator sentenced to 16 years in prison Wu Zhen, a former deputy head of China's food and drug regulator, was sentenced to 16 years in prison by a Chinese court, state television reported o...
10:40, 2019-11-15

5-star Hotel Charges Singer-Composer Shekhar Ravjiani INR 1672 For 3 Egg Whites After the Rahul Bose fiasco where a 5-star hotel charged an unreasonable amount for 2 bananas, another such instance has come up, this time it is com...
09:28, 2019-11-15

Cooking Tips: Turn Leftover Rice Into Chinese-Special Garlic And Egg Fried Rice (Video) Here's a recipe of delicious fried rice with garlic and eggs as the highlights. This garlic and egg fried rice can be had for lunch or dinner or even...
09:28, 2019-11-15

Indian Cooking Tips: How To Make Authentic Gujarati-Style Guvar Dhokli At Home (Video Inside) Guvar phali (or cluster beans) possess a sharp flavour, which complements well with the savoury dumplings made of whole wheat flour and besan (gram f...
09:28, 2019-11-15

Winter Weight Loss: 5 Easy Diet Tips To Maintain A Low-Carb Diet This Season Here are some tips that may help you cut down on carbs while making the most of season's goodness....
05:44, 2019-11-15

Severe allergic reactions rise in children in England over past five years The parents of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, who died in 2016, call the increase "deeply alarming"....
02:08, 2019-11-15

CDC: U.S. cigarette smoking hit all-time low, while e-cig use rose The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that the percentage of U.S. adults smoking cigarettes reached an all-time low last year,...
00:12, 2019-11-15

Diabetes tied to increased risk of hidden spinal fractures (Reuters Health) - People with type 2 diabetes are more likely than others to develop spinal fractures that sometimes have no obvious symptoms but ar...
23:36, 2019-11-14

China's BeiGene gets FDA approval for drug to treat rare form of lymphoma The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved BeiGene Ltd's lymphoma treatment, validating the China-based drugmaker's strategy of large...
23:36, 2019-11-14

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Envoy heads for Bolivia, ICC on Myanmar, dignity for sanitation workers, sterilizing mosquitoes A recap of Thursday’s main stories: UN chief on Bolivian crisis; International Criminal Court to hear Myanmar genocide case; health risks for sanitat...
23:20, 2019-11-14

Here Are Good Ways Yoga Teachers Manage Touch and Consent We heard from readers about local yoga studios addressing touch, communication and consent....
22:44, 2019-11-14

Swedish massage vs. deep tissue massage: What's the difference? Swedish massage and deep tissue massage are two popular forms of massage therapy. Read on to learn about their differences and intended uses....
22:44, 2019-11-14

Why is my tattoo itchy? An itchy tattoo is very common, especially if it is a new tattoo. Aside from the normal healing process, there are many other possible causes for an ...
22:44, 2019-11-14

What to know about the BNP test A BNP test is a type of blood test that doctors sometimes use to help diagnose heart failure. Read on to find out more about the test procedure, and ...
22:44, 2019-11-14

What to know about urine tests for creatinine Creatinine is a normal waste product that the body produces every day. High levels in the urine can indicate kidney problems, high muscle tone, or ot...
22:44, 2019-11-14

What to know about shoulder impingement Shoulder impingement is a painful problem that occurs due to the overuse of this joint. Learn about the common symptoms and treatment of shoulder imp...
22:44, 2019-11-14

Specialists call for 'aggressive' measures against e-cigarettes A new study in humans and mice adds to evidence that e-cigarettes damage cardiovascular and lung health and calls for tighter regulation of these dev...
22:44, 2019-11-14

What to know about homemade enemas In this article, we describe what a homemade enema is. We also look at the different types that people might use, the risks, and when to consult a do...
22:44, 2019-11-14

Illiteracy may triple dementia risk New research finds that people who cannot read may have a threefold risk of developing dementia in older age, compared with people who can read....
22:44, 2019-11-14

Listening to music while driving may help calm the heart Recent experiments involving driving in stressful traffic conditions suggest that listening to music at this time may help protect heart health....
22:44, 2019-11-14

2 lifestyle changes may reduce risk of hot flashes A new meta-analysis of existing studies finds that quitting smoking and maintaining a healthy weight may lessen the impact of hot flashes and night s...
22:44, 2019-11-14

New blood test marks progress in battle against sepsis A new blood test that groups sepsis patients into those at low, medium, and high risk of death could save lives by enabling earlier precision treatme...
22:44, 2019-11-14

What to know about the Norwood scale and male pattern baldness The Norwood scale is a system of classification for the stages of male pattern baldness. Read this article to learn about the stages of the Norwood s...
22:44, 2019-11-14

Allergies and dizziness: What's the link? Allergies can cause vertigo, but this is rare. In this article, we look at how dizziness, vertigo, and allergies are linked, and whether or not treat...
22:44, 2019-11-14

FDA panel unanimously backs expanding use of Amarin's heart drug Vascepa A panel of experts to the U.S. FDA recommended allowing Amarin Corp Plc's fish-oil derived drug to be used as an add-on therapy for reducing the chan...
22:44, 2019-11-14

BeiGene drug wins U.S. FDA approval for rare form of lymphoma The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved BeiGene Ltd's lymphoma treatment, validating the China-based drugmaker's strategy of large...
22:16, 2019-11-14

New law will fine parents in Germany for not vaccinating children for measles Parents in Germany could face thousands of dollars in fines if fail to vaccinate their children for the measles under a law passed Thursday....
21:48, 2019-11-14

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 42, cases of illness to 2,172 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 2,172 confirmed and probable cases and 3 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping,...
21:28, 2019-11-14

Hearing loss, even when mild, linked to mental decline in seniors (Reuters Health) - Slight declines in hearing, smaller than the usual cutoff for diagnosing hearing loss, are associated with measurable mental decli...
21:28, 2019-11-14

Best surgery for long-term weight loss not yet clear (Reuters Health) - People with obesity may initially shed more excess pounds with an older operation known as Roux-en-Y gastric bypass than with a ne...
21:28, 2019-11-14

Cancer doctors hesitate to discuss fertility issues with young women (Reuters Health) - Although cancer doctors know it's important to talk about fertility concerns with young women patients, they may feel uncomfortabl...
21:28, 2019-11-14

Cocker spaniel with cancer to receive stem cells from mother living 4,000 miles away A 6-year-old cocker spaniel in California that was recently diagnosed with cancer is slated to receive stem cells from her mother living 4,000 miles ...
21:16, 2019-11-14

Vaping cases continue to climb as health officials struggle to rein in outbreak Federal health officials have been trying to control an outbreak of a mysterious lung disease since the summer....
21:00, 2019-11-14

FDA flags Dollar Tree for selling over-the-counter drugs from companies with 'serious violations' Dollar Tree sold over-the-counter drugs from foreign companies with "a pattern of serious violations" of federal law on good manufacturing practices,...
21:00, 2019-11-14

Nano-particles in air pollution linked to brain cancer risk In a new study, researchers report that a one-year increase in pollution exposure of 10,000 nano-particles per cubic centimeter raised the risk of br...
20:40, 2019-11-14

Vaping death toll hits 42, over 2,100 lung illnesses reported nationwide The number of fatalities has increased from the 39 reported last week, with additional deaths under investigation....
20:28, 2019-11-14

Mom told cancer would 'eat away at your nose' without urgent treatment She said that while her confidence is shattered, she felt the need to speak out in order to warn others....
19:28, 2019-11-14

Pregnant CVS employee shot during robbery holds baby delivered via emergency surgery for the first time A CVS employee in Texas who was shot during a robbery and required emergency surgery to deliver her son has finally held her baby boy for the first t...
19:28, 2019-11-14

Fewer Americans Than Ever Are Smoking. Will Vaping Take Its Place? Tobacco use in the U.S. is changing, according to new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The number of American adu...
19:16, 2019-11-14

Onetime marijuana high-flyer Canopy Growth tanks 17% after bigger than expected loss CEO Mark Zekulin says the quarter has been challenging for the Canadian cannabis sector broadly due to slower-than-expected expansion on marijuana re...
19:04, 2019-11-14

Cigarette smoking rate hit record low last year as more people quit Some 13.7% of U.S. adults, or 34.2 million people, said they smoked last year, according to the CDC....
19:04, 2019-11-14

UN mosquito sterilization technology set for global testing, in battle against malaria, dengue With more than half the world now at risk from mosquito-transmitted dengue fever, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), the UN has taken ...
19:04, 2019-11-14

Sudden cardiac arrest briefly kills New Jersey man, 23; hypothermia used to prevent brain damage Moments after Brad Phelps took to the field for his first match with an indoor soccer league, he dropped dead....
18:08, 2019-11-14

Here’s How Well the Apple Watch Can Detect Heart Problems It’s one of the goals of digital medicine: you wear a device on your wrist that constantly monitors aspects of your health, and if anything is ...
17:08, 2019-11-14

Apple is using a new app to get volunteers for research on hearing, heart disease and women's health Apple, in combination with academic medical centers and health advocacy groups, is releasing a new research app....
16:16, 2019-11-14

Vape shop owners on edge while Trump administration wavers on banning flavored e-cigarettes The Trump administration in September said it would ban all non-tobacco flavored e-cigarettes. Two months later, it appears to be reconsidering....
16:16, 2019-11-14

Apple launches app to let users enroll in health studies Apple Inc on Thursday launched an app that will let users of its devices to enroll in three health studies, allowing them to share health-related dat...
15:52, 2019-11-14

New York raises age to purchase tobacco and e-cigarette products to 21 New Yorkers hoping to purchase tobacco or e-cigarette products in the state must be 21 years of age to do so, thanks to a new law that went into effe...
15:52, 2019-11-14

College gymnast who died after training accident will donate her organs, family says Her family said her "spirit, laughter and humor" will live on through loved ones and "through the gift of life."...
15:52, 2019-11-14

Zero new confirmed cholera cases in Haiti for nine months: UN envoy Although Haiti is in the “homestretch” of defeating a cholera outbreak first declared nine years ago, the battle is far from over before the country ...
15:32, 2019-11-14

Hospital waiting times at worst-ever level Record numbers in England are on hospital waiting lists, while more than ever face long A&E waits....
14:28, 2019-11-14

Rampur Food Festival: A Culinary Fair That Will Take You Back To The Era Of Nawabs Rampur food festival is all about sumptuous cuisine, royal ambiance and a majestic experience....
14:00, 2019-11-14

Monkey Bar's New Menu Packs A Mix Of Their Iconic Dishes And Interesting New Light Bites What is on offer you ask? Forty-one exciting, new dishes and eight brilliant, new signature cocktails. The menu is inspired by flavours of India....
14:00, 2019-11-14

Sliding UK health service performance sparks pre-election war of words Britain's National Health Service recorded its worst ever performance in treating patients on emergency wards last month, a blow to Prime Minister Bo...
13:44, 2019-11-14

Rollout of Johnson & Johnson Ebola vaccine begins in Congo Health authorities in eastern Congo have introduced a new Ebola vaccine produced by Johnson & Johnson, aid group MSF said on Thursday, to help combat...
13:08, 2019-11-14

The Llama as Therapist The charismatic llama is a welcome addition at some nursing homes and rehabilitation centers....
12:28, 2019-11-14

Britain's health service recorded worst ever emergency performance in October Britain's National Health Service recorded its worst ever performance in treating patients in emergency wards in October, a blow to Prime Minister Bo...
12:20, 2019-11-14

Winter Treat: This Beetroot Coconut Dumpling Is A Real Game Changer! (Recipe Inside) Winters are here and its time to embrace the humble root vegetable- beetroot. Here's how you can relish it as a delicious dessert....
12:12, 2019-11-14

Hospitals 'imploding' as waits at worst-ever level Record numbers in England are on hospital waiting lists, while more than ever face long A&E waits....
12:08, 2019-11-14

Big, fast cull in South Korea over swine fever raises safety concerns An extensive, rapid slaughter of hogs to control an outbreak of African swine fever has sparked concern over whether South Korea is prepared to dispo...
11:36, 2019-11-14

Flu vaccine delay for schoolchildren across Scotland A UK-wide shortage of the nasal spray is leading to delays in school flu programmes across Scotland....
10:56, 2019-11-14

Importance Of Diet Management In Children To Prevent Type-2 Diabetes The consumption of inappropriate food is the highest amongst school children between the age group of 7-17; and therefore, most of the problems begin...
10:08, 2019-11-14

General election 2019: NHS policy check - what to look out for in party manifestos If you care about what the parties are promising on the NHS, here are some key issues to watch for....
10:08, 2019-11-14

As swine fever fries China vaccine sales, Boehringer rewrites prescription for recovery Germany's Boehringer Ingelheim, the global No. 2 in animal health, is having to rebuild itself in China after a deadly pig disease decimated sales of...
10:04, 2019-11-14

This Salsa And Caramel Bread Popcorn Are The Quick Party Recipes You Are Looking For! So if you are planning to host a party or small gathering at your place or are simply looking to treat yourself with something yummy and quick, here ...
09:24, 2019-11-14

Cooking Tips: If You Like Croissant, You'll Love It's Almond Version (Watch Recipe Video) Croissant is a fine French pastry that is a common food item all across the world. We have often tried it in restaurants and loved it each and every ...
08:20, 2019-11-14

Winter Special: This Gur Aur Atte Ka Halwa Spells Warm, Winter Decadence From ladoo, halwa, panjiri, pinni to hot beverages, there are countless traditional preparations that are made with goodness of jaggery. One such win...
07:28, 2019-11-14

Too Much Of Ultra-Processed Food May Take Toll On Your Heart: Study According to a latest study, excess consumption of fast food is linked to poor heart health....
06:40, 2019-11-14

Complementary cancer therapies 'do more harm than good' Garlic and ginger pills can delay the healing of skin wounds when breast cancer spreads, expert says....
04:44, 2019-11-14

China says plague outbreak risk minimal after two new cases in Beijing Chinese health officials say the risk of an outbreak of pneumonic plague is minimal after two new cases were confirmed this week in Beijing, the offi...
04:44, 2019-11-14

Pittsburgh hospital dresses newborns as Mr. Rogers to mark World Kindness Day It was a beautiful day in the neighborhood on Wednesday as dozens of babies at UPMC Magee-Women's Hospital in Pittsburgh dressed up as the late Fred ...
03:52, 2019-11-14

Teen Instagrammers open up on mental health chat Harry and Samuel post videos with advice and tips for sufferers in the hope others will open up....
02:52, 2019-11-14

General election 2019: Is the NHS the best health service possible? The major parties in England have pledged billions more for the NHS over the next five years....
02:52, 2019-11-14

Antibiotic-resistant infections killing twice as many Americans as once thought Nearly twice as many people are dying in the United States from antibiotic-resistant infections than previously believed, U.S. health officials said ...
02:24, 2019-11-14

Revealed: danger and squalor for cleaners who remove human waste by hand The plight of sanitation workers in the developing world should be addressed urgently, the UN said on Thursday, warning that their rights, health and...
02:08, 2019-11-14

Climate change is damaging the lifelong health of the world's children, medical officials warn A child born today will experience a rate of warming that will threaten their health at every stage of their life, the report's authors said....
01:56, 2019-11-14

Election 2019: NHS policy check - what to look out for in party manifestos If you care about what the parties are promising on the NHS, here are some key issues to watch for....
01:52, 2019-11-14

Getting NHS back on track 'could take many years' Targets covering A&E, cancer and routine operations have been missed for more than three years....
01:52, 2019-11-14

China says plague outbreak risk minimal after two new cases in Beijing: media Chinese health officials say the risk of an outbreak of pneumonic plague is minimal after two new cases were confirmed in the capital Beijing this we...
01:24, 2019-11-14

Wednesday's Daily Brief: UN bid to aid diabetics, Israel-Gaza attacks, climate change in Nepal, Iraq envoy appeal to MPs A recap of Wednesday’s stories in brief: UN leads plan for insulin supply boosts; ‘No justification’ for Gaza border violence; Iraqis paying ‘unthink...
01:12, 2019-11-14

Climate change exposes future generations to life-long health harm A child born today faces multiple and life-long health harms from climate change - growing up in a warmer world with risks of food shortages, infecti...
01:04, 2019-11-14

Health impacts of climate change on children don't need exaggerating A major report warns that children are particularly vulnerable as a warming world exposes them to more infectious diseases, malnutrition and dirty ai...
01:00, 2019-11-14

Apple Heart Study shows a lot of promise for digital health, but cardiologists still have questions More than 400,000 people participated in the study using an Apple Watch, which makes it one of the largest research efforts ever....
00:44, 2019-11-14

Apple Watch detects irregular heartbeats in U.S. study Apple Inc's Heart study, the largest yet to explore the role of wearable devices in identifying potential heart problems, found the device could accu...
00:04, 2019-11-14

Second surgery for many ovarian cancers found ineffective (Reuters Health) - Going back into the operating room for surgery to help a woman whose ovarian cancer has reappeared may not help her live longer - ...
00:04, 2019-11-14

Genome sequencing in newborns raises ethical issues (Reuters Health) - Screening newborns for health risks using genomic sequencing can raise ethical and equity questions, the authors of a new paper wa...
00:04, 2019-11-14

Legal marijuana has led to increased use, risk for abuse among teens An analysis of data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health reveals increased rates of marijuana use and cannabis use disorder among teens du...
23:24, 2019-11-13

What causes itching after a shower? Several things can cause itching after a shower, such as eczema and certain skin care products. In this article, learn more about the causes, treatme...
22:28, 2019-11-13

What to know about hair loss and Accutane Accutane, a drug that helps treat severe acne, contains isotretinoin. Isotretinoin may cause side effects, including hair loss. Learn more about why ...
22:28, 2019-11-13

Vaginal pain: Causes and how to treat it Vaginal pain may result from injury, infection, or no identifiable cause. Learn more about what can cause vaginal pain, as well as other symptoms and...
22:28, 2019-11-13

Which jobs affect women's heart health the most? A new study suggests that some occupations may increase women's risk of cardiovascular problems. Chief among these seems to be jobs in the care secto...
22:28, 2019-11-13

Is there a link between muscle mass and cardiovascular risk? Researchers have found a significant association between the loss of skeletal muscle mass after the age of 45 and a higher risk of cardiovascular pro...
22:28, 2019-11-13

Diabetes: Why some anti-inflammatories may increase risk Recent findings suggest that glucocorticoids — a class of anti-inflammatory drugs that doctors often prescribe — may increase the risk of diabetes....
22:28, 2019-11-13

Retinal imaging shows promise in early detection of Alzheimer's A study of 35 people with and without Alzheimer's disease found that hyperspectral imaging of the retina could aid early diagnosis of the disease....
22:28, 2019-11-13

Why is my leg shaking? There are many reasons a person’s leg could be shaking, from restless legs syndrome to anxiety. Read this article to learn about 10 possible causes o...
22:28, 2019-11-13

Everything you need to know about smallpox vaccine scars The smallpox vaccine has eradicated the potentially deadly disease. Anyone who has received this vaccination may notice that it left a scar. Learn mo...
22:28, 2019-11-13

What can cause itchy lower legs? The lower legs may be itchy for a number of reasons, from issues with shaving to skin conditions and diabetes. Here, learn more about these causes, o...
22:28, 2019-11-13

States where recreational marijuana legalized see increased problematic use (Reuters Health) - In the four states where recreational marijuana was legal by 2016, there was a small uptick in cannabis use disorder among adults ...
22:28, 2019-11-13

Depression symptoms increase over last year of life (Reuters Health) - Many people experience worsening depression symptoms over their final year of life, and a U.S. study suggests that women, younger ...
22:28, 2019-11-13

J&J blockbuster loses ground to biosimilars despite Quebec court ruling Johnson & Johnson's Remicade, a blockbuster drug that treats autoimmune disorders, has steadily lost market share among patients enrolled in the Cana...
22:28, 2019-11-13

FDA panel votes against Lilly-Boehringer Ingelheim's diabetes drug Independent experts on an FDA advisory panel on Wednesday voted against the use of an already approved diabetes drug from Eli Lilly and Co and Boehri...
22:28, 2019-11-13

Auburn, Washington hospital says 26 infants, 27 adult patients possibly exposed to tuberculosis The period of potential exposure was determined to be between April 22 and Sept. 30, 2019....
21:40, 2019-11-13

US superbug infections rising, but deaths are falling The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimated about 36,000 Americans died from drug-resistant infections in 2017, down 18 percent from an ...
21:40, 2019-11-13

Senate committee questions FDA, CDC on delayed e-cigarette regulations A congressional committee on Wednesday heard testimony from officials on a still-spreading lung illness linked to e-cigarettes and regulation of the ...
21:00, 2019-11-13

Ramping up exercise tied to lowered heart disease risk in older adults (Reuters Health) - Sedentary older adults can help lower their risk of heart disease if they start exercising, a new study confirms....
20:36, 2019-11-13

Model said she didn't know she was pregnant until giving birth in the bathroom Erin Langmaid said she didn't have any of the typical symptoms and hadn't noticed any weight gain....
20:08, 2019-11-13

Google has a trust problem, and it could kill the company's cloud ambitions Negative perceptions about Google's data handling is a problem for its most important growing business....
20:04, 2019-11-13

Trump administration wavers on ban of flavored e-cigarettes, FDA official says 'no final answer' A top FDA official wavered on whether the Trump administration will follow through with its ban of flavored e-cigarettes, telling lawmakers there is ...
20:04, 2019-11-13

New York Identifies Hospitals and Nursing Homes with Deadly Fungus The policy change, for the virulent drug-resistant germ Candida auris, came as the C.D.C. reported that more people are dying of drug-resistant infec...
19:20, 2019-11-13

A severe form of epilepsy could be treated with cholesterol medication A build-up of cholesterol in the brains of people with a severe form of epilepsy can cause prolonged seizures, but it may be possible to treat this w...
18:52, 2019-11-13

Ebola vaccine approved as second jab trialled A second Ebola vaccine is to be offered to thousands of people in the Democratic Republic of Congo....
18:40, 2019-11-13

SmileDirectClub shares tank as much as 20% after first earnings report since IPO fails to impress Shares of SmileDirectClub tanked as much as 20% during midday trade Wednesday, following the company's first earnings since going public in Sept...
18:36, 2019-11-13

Study finds Americans can't lose weight, even though they try More and more Americans are trying to lose weight, but few are finding success, according to a new study showing that increases in weight and weight ...
18:28, 2019-11-13

Northern Ireland's nurses set for December strike Nurses will hold a 12-hour strike on 18 December, with more action planned before the new year....
18:08, 2019-11-13

Emma Brown: My daughter's anorexia was a 'descent into hell' Simon Brown lost his eldest child to the eating disorder - now he works with those who handled her care....
17:44, 2019-11-13

UN leads bid for cheaper insulin, expanding access for diabetics worldwide Overly expensive insulin could be a thing of the past – and life-changing news – for millions of diabetics under a plan launched by the World Health ...
17:36, 2019-11-13

Mom with aggressive cancer will likely lose eyesight, upper teeth during treatment A British mom of three diagnosed with aggressive cancer will likely lose her vision in one eye and her upper teeth to radiation therapy, a treatment ...
17:24, 2019-11-13

New Jersey man has tumor size of his head removed from neck Wingert said that several doctors had been hesitant to operate because of the risks associated with the tumor that size....
17:24, 2019-11-13

Woman temporarily blinded after excessive smart phone use, report says She had allegedly stayed up all night playing on her phone, and when she grabbed it to resume playing the next morning noticed she couldn't see....
17:08, 2019-11-13

N.Y. insurance regulator notifies opioid makers, distributors of enforcement action -sources New York's insurance regulator has formally notified a group of opioid manufacturers and distributors that it will launch a civil enforcement action ...
17:00, 2019-11-13

Rethinking Tiny Tim: Should a Disabled Actor Play the Role? The Broadway production of “A Christmas Carol,” following the lead from London, answers a strong yes. Other theaters may follow suit....
16:40, 2019-11-13

What to know about acidosis Acidosis refers to high levels of acid in the body. If the body becomes too acidic or too alkaline, this can cause serious health problems. Learn mor...
16:32, 2019-11-13

Ringworm: How long is it contagious? Ringworm is a highly contagious fungal infection of the skin. Here, find out how ringworm spreads, how long it remains contagious, and how to treat t...
16:32, 2019-11-13

What happens if a dog bite gets infected? If a dog bite pierces the skin, bacteria from the dog’s mouth can get into the body, which can cause an infection. This article looks at the causes, ...
16:32, 2019-11-13

Undeclared Viagra ingredient triggers libido-boosting supplement recall A dietary supplement intended to boost libido in both men and women is being recalled because the product contains an ingredient found in Viagra, a p...
16:16, 2019-11-13

Woman temporarily blinded after excessive phone use, report says She had allegedly stayed up all night playing on her phone, and when she grabbed it to resume playing the next morning noticed she couldn't see....
16:16, 2019-11-13

Reading This While Walking? Here’s How to Break That Awful Habit You know you do it: texting and walking at the same time. It’s not safe, obviously. Here’s how to take control of your tech use....
15:48, 2019-11-13

N.Y. insurance regulator notifies opioid makers, distributors of enforcement action: sources New York's insurance regulator has formally notified a group of opioid manufacturers and distributors that it will launch a civil enforcement action ...
15:44, 2019-11-13

Vertex deal with Wales expands cystic fibrosis treatment coverage to all of UK Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc's drugs for lung condition cystic fibrosis will now be available to patients across the UK after the company reached a pri...
15:12, 2019-11-13

India's Kohli hails Australia's Maxwell on mental health issue Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has set an example by taking a break from the game to address his mental health issues and there should not be an...
15:12, 2019-11-13

Michigan Teen Receives Double Lung Transplant After ‘Enormous’ Damage From Vaping (DETROIT) — A Michigan teenager was the recipient of what could be the first double lung transplant on a person whose lungs were severely damag...
14:28, 2019-11-13

As the value-growth battle rages, this sector is winning on both sides, says trader Health-care stocks are poised to win out no matter which way the value-versus-growth debate swings, says Christian Fromhertz, founder and CEO of Trib...
14:24, 2019-11-13

Diabetes Diet: Make This Sugar-Free Date Roll A Part Of Your Winter Diet (Recipe Video) Here is a recipe of a delicious sweet (mithai) that is completely sugar free! This is a date roll made with dates paste and no sugar. if you limit yo...
14:16, 2019-11-13

Vertex reaches deal with Wales for cystic fibrosis treatment Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Wednesday cystic fibrosis patients in Wales would get access to the company's life-extending drugs following an ag...
14:00, 2019-11-13

New Zealanders to vote in referendum on legalizing euthanasia New Zealand lawmakers passed a bill on Wednesday that would legalize euthanasia, paving the way for the public to vote on the issue in a referendum n...
14:00, 2019-11-13

Watch: How To Make Restaurant-Style Kadhai Paneer At Home (Recipe Video Inside) Prepare your favourite dish of Kadhai paneer right at the comfort of your home with this super easy and quick recipe....
13:48, 2019-11-13

Janhvi Kapoor Enjoys Dal Makhani At This Famous Eatery in Chandigarh In an Instagram story Janhvi gave us a peek into Pal Dhaba's famous Dal Makhani with a pool of butter floating on top....
13:48, 2019-11-13

79% Indians Are Cooking Western Food In Their Kitchens, Reveals Survey A recent survey has revealed that about 79 per cent Indians cook western food in their kitchens, at least once a week, which is mostly consumed durin...
13:48, 2019-11-13

2 patients diagnosed in China with pneumonic plague Two people were reportedly diagnosed with the highly infectious, potentially fatal pneumonic plague in a hospital in Beijing recently, Chinese author...
12:44, 2019-11-13

8 Sunday Brunch Buffets In Delhi NCR That You Must Try Sunday brunch is to relax with the loved ones and unwind over sumptuous food and free-flowing beverages. Our pick for some of the best Sunday brunch ...
12:36, 2019-11-13

Attention Women! Dining After 6 PM May Put You At Risk Of Developing Heart Disease, Reveals Study According to a new study, women who consume a higher proportion of their daily calories late in the evening are more likely to be at risk of cardiova...
12:36, 2019-11-13

5 Diet Tips You Must Follow In Winters To Prevent Blood Sugar Spikes You need to be sure of the food you add to your plate, sometimes even the most 'healthy' looking food may cause blood sugar spikes.Here are some diab...
12:16, 2019-11-13

Attention Women! Dining After 6 P.M May Put You At Risk Of Developing Heart Disease, Reveals Study According to a new study, women who consume a higher proportion of their daily calories late in the evening are more likely to be at risk of cardiova...
12:16, 2019-11-13

Winter Desserts: Pears Lying Around In The Kitchen? Use Them To Make These Sweet Treats Get the fruit of pear and make some delicious sweet treats enhanced with health-giving properties of the fruit. Be it summers or winters, desserts ar...
12:16, 2019-11-13

Watch: Dhaba-Style Chatpata Achari Chicken Recipe (Video Inside) This chicken recipe posted on the NDTV Food's YouTube channel is made using an achaari marinade and spicy tadka. Other ingredients used in this snack...
12:16, 2019-11-13

Dear Reader: Watch Where You’re Going You know you do it: texting and walking at the same time. It’s not safe, obviously. Here’s how to take control of your tech use....
12:12, 2019-11-13

Hyper-Palatable Foods Defined; Study Develops Data-Driven Metrics A new study offers specific metrics that can define some unhealthy foods as hyper-palatable, mostly foods packed with fat, sugar and salts. 70 per ce...
10:20, 2019-11-13

Ketogenic Diet: Heard Of Keto-Friendly Pav Bhaji? Make It At Home With This Recipe! In this keto pav bhaji recipe, the potato in the bhaji is replaced with cauliflower and the pav is replaced with a version of keto-friendly bread!...
10:20, 2019-11-13

Winter Special: This Wholesome Beetroot Poori Is All Things Warm And Wintery Now that winter season is here, the vegetable markets have started to showcase bright coloured winter veggies like sarson, radish, carrot and beetroo...
10:20, 2019-11-13

The recurring nightmare of my daughter's anorexia Simon Brown lost his eldest child to the eating disorder - now he works with those who handled her care....
09:52, 2019-11-13

Horn Ok Please 2019 Food Festival In Delhi: All You Need To Know Horn Ok Please 2019 food festival is taking place this weekend between March 1st and March 3rd, 2019. Find here Horn OK Please Tickets, Timings, Main...
09:32, 2019-11-13

J&J's Remicade losing ground in Quebec health plan despite court victory Johnson & Johnson's Remicade, a blockbuster drug that treats autoimmune disorders, has steadily lost market share among patients enrolled in the Cana...
07:28, 2019-11-13

Polio in Nigeria: 'I opposed vaccinations until my son caught polio' A Nigerian father who used to chase health workers away from his home has a change of heart....
03:40, 2019-11-13

Michigan boy, 17, gets double lung transplant after damage from vaping A 17-year-old Michigan boy facing "imminent death" from vaping injuries has undergone a double lung transplant, the first in a patient suffering from...
03:36, 2019-11-13

General election 2019: Labour vows to outspend Tories on the NHS The party says it would tax the "wealthiest" to cut hospital waiting times if it wins the election....
02:52, 2019-11-13

Insomnia symptoms tied to increased risk of heart attack and stroke (Reuters Health) - People who have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep may be more likely to have a heart attack or stroke than individuals who ...
00:56, 2019-11-13

UK's Labour pledges 26 billion pound boost to healthcare spending Britain's opposition Labour Party will pledge on Wednesday to spend an extra 26 billion pounds ($33 billion) on healthcare if it wins the Dec. 12 ele...
00:56, 2019-11-13

Vaping illness outbreak could lead to marijuana legalization, Tilray CEO says "One could argue this vaping crisis could lead to more legalization," Tilray CEO Brendan Kennedy tells CNBC....
00:52, 2019-11-13

Facing ‘Certain Death,’ Teenager With Vaping Injury Gets Double Lung Transplant The surgery on the 17-year-old was the first transplant reported in the recent nationwide outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries....
00:28, 2019-11-13

Patients just as satisfied when surgeons give fewer opioids for pain (Reuters Health) - When surgeons cut their prescribing of opioids for pain by more than 50%, their patient-satisfaction scores didn't suffer, a small...
23:40, 2019-11-12

Teen vaping victim undergoes double lung transplant A 17-year-old male sickened by a THC-containing e-cigarette, one of scores across the U.S. diagnosed with respiratory illness, underwent a successful...
23:28, 2019-11-12

Tips and more to help curb binge eating There are many strategies to help curb binge eating, including identifying and removing triggers, planning meals, and reducing stress. Learn more in ...
23:24, 2019-11-12

Is there a link between dandruff and hair loss? Dandruff itself does not cause hair loss, but the two may be linked, as some infections and medical conditions can cause both dandruff and hair loss....
23:24, 2019-11-12

How is stress linked with constipation? Stress can cause constipation, both directly and indirectly. This article looks at the link between stress and constipation and discusses ways to rel...
23:24, 2019-11-12

What to know about positional headaches Positional headaches occur when sitting or standing, and they tend to go away shortly after lying down. They are often related to leaks of cerebrospi...
23:24, 2019-11-12

E-cigarettes just as, if not more, harmful than traditional cigarettes Two new studies provide further evidence that electronic cigarettes may have various and serious adverse effects on cardiovascular health....
23:24, 2019-11-12

How a virus might protect against skin cancer A recent study investigating the role of papillomaviruses in skin cancer produces surprising results. These viruses may, in fact, protect against can...
23:24, 2019-11-12

Late evening eating may compromise women's heart health New research from the American Heart Association finds that women who eat more of the day's calories after 6 p.m. have poorer cardiovascular health....
23:24, 2019-11-12

Scientists propose new theory of Parkinson's disease In a new review of the evidence, scientists propose two main types of Parkinson's, depending on which part of the nervous system the disease originat...
23:24, 2019-11-12

A guide to the spinal cord: Anatomy and injuries The spinal cord is a long bundle of nerves and cells that carries signals between the brain and body. This article looks at the spinal cord’s functio...
23:24, 2019-11-12

Tuesday's Daily Brief: ‘Forgotten’ pneumonia epidemic, experts urge vigilance over Australia wildfires, Ebola vaccine breakthrough A recap of Tuesday’s top stories: Pneumonia number one killer of children; Australia’s wildfires rage on; Ebola vaccine gets green light; new child l...
23:20, 2019-11-12

Black, Hispanic mothers report more pain after delivery but get less pain medication (Reuters Health) - White mothers may receive more pain assessments after delivery and have better access to painkillers than women from other racial ...
23:20, 2019-11-12

Another Reason to Take Your Blood Pressure Drugs: Lower Dementia Risk Keeping blood pressure in check may lower the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia....
23:08, 2019-11-12

Facing ‘Certain Death,’ Boy With Vaping Injury Gets Double Lung Transplant The surgery on the 17-year-old was the first transplant reported in the recent nationwide outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries....
23:08, 2019-11-12

SmileDirectClub's shares skid after first earnings report since IPO The company's shares, which closed down 6.5% on Tuesday, seesawed in after-hours trading. They plunged by more than 10% after initially rising o...
22:40, 2019-11-12

UN spotlights ‘explosive’ obesity rates, hunger in Latin America and Caribbean Since 1975, adult obesity in Latin America and the Caribbean region has tripled, while one in four are going hungry, according to figures published b...
22:32, 2019-11-12

Flu rash: Everything you need to know A rash is not a common symptom of the flu, but it can sometimes occur. Learn more about a flu rash and other possible causes of a rash here....
22:12, 2019-11-12

Everything you need to know about shock Shock is a medical emergency that causes several symptoms, some of which are life threatening. Learn more about shock and how to treat it in this art...
22:12, 2019-11-12

These 6 jobs are linked to poor heart health for women What do female social workers, nurses, health aides, and retail cashiers all have in common?...
21:52, 2019-11-12

Eswatini next to suspend South African animal imports after foot and mouth outbreak ESwatini has suspended animal imports from neighboring South Africa for a second time this year following another outbreak of foot and mouth disease,...
19:44, 2019-11-12

Hate vegetables? Genetics may be to blame, study suggests Despite your mom’s pleas, if you could never develop a taste for certain vegetables – namely broccoli and Brussels sprouts – your genetics may be to ...
19:36, 2019-11-12

U.S. recorded 11 cases of measles over the past month The United States recorded 11 measles cases over a month as of Nov. 7, taking the total cases for the year to 1,261 in the worst outbreak since 1992,...
19:24, 2019-11-12

‘Forgotten’ pneumonia epidemic kills more children than any other disease Pneumonia, an entirely preventable disease, kills more children than any other illness in the world, one child every 39 seconds. But although that st...
18:48, 2019-11-12

Google's hospital data-sharing deal raises privacy fears — here's what's really going on The medical industry is notoriously sensitive when it comes to privacy and security, and Google faces an uphill battle to prove that it can be truste...
18:36, 2019-11-12

Texas couple weds at hospital after groom’s father undergoes emergency surgery A Texas couple ensured the groom’s father was apart of their big day after he was unexpectedly hospitalized and required emergency surgery....
18:24, 2019-11-12

Woman gives birth on nightclub dance floor, report says The baby, whose gender was not revealed, was reportedly born in good health, and has been offered “free entry for life.”...
18:24, 2019-11-12