Health Care

New data in eternal debate over eggs, heart health

Researchers at Northwestern Medicine say a large new study has found that adults who ate more eggs and cholesterol had a significantly higher risk of cardiova...


UN warns of 'complacency' as measles cases soar worldwide

During a measles outbreak , it is important to follow recommendations from your local and state health departments, which are typically the best source of info...


Doctor Reveals Dangerous Content In YouTube Kids Videos

YouTube administrators took the video down for violating their community guidelines shortly after Hess pointed them to it last week. Writing on her blog Ped...


Donald Trump will declare 'state of emergency to get funding for wall'

The White House confirmed Trump's decision, which was first announced by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on the Senate floor. She also said that...


Officials confirm 3 more measles cases in Multnomah County

Philip Keiser, Galveston County local health authority. The identities of the patients have not been released by DSHS, but the health department said the childr...


Measles outbreak spreads to Texas

Public health officials have attributed the outbreak to vaccine coverage of less than 50 percent of the population when the outbreak began. In Clark County, W...


Hulu teams with world record Instagram egg on a mental health ad

After it suggests talking to someone when stressed, the egg reforms without cracks and smiles. Beating the current world record held by Kylie Jenner (18 milli...


Recent outbreak brings rash of tips to combat spread of measles

The highest number of infections there in over two decades and more cases are popping up in states across the U.S. According to the Centers for Disease Contr...


Health officials encourage Albertans to get their 'very effective' flu shot

Last season's flu shot was less than 20 per cent effective in preventing Canadians from getting sick during what turned out to be an H3N2-dominant epidemic, Sko...


Flu season isn't over yet, Alberta Health Services says

The predominant strain this year is influenza A H1N1, which officials say tends to have less severe symptoms than the predominant strain that circulated last se...


Woman in Vegetative State Gives Birth in Long-Term Care Facility

The birth has prompted a sexual abuse investigation at the nursing facility, The Mirror reports. He refused to say whether the hospital would subject its ma...


Up to four dead following new outbreak of swine flu in Ireland

There are already 1,457 reported flu cases, which is slightly higher than what was reported this time last season. Flu season is hitting many states across th...


BREAKING NOW: Federal Judge Rules 'ENTIRE' Affordable Care Act Unconstitutional

U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor in the Northern District of Texas agreed with those states and ruled the individual mandate unconstitutional. Twenty Rep...


A full schedule of George H.W. Bush’s memorial events, funeral

Bush . Trump, whose ascendancy to the head of the Republican Party saw him exchange vitriolic attacks with the establishment Bushes, has taken pains to demons...


Amazon Unveils Quantum Ledger Database and Managed Blockchain Services

Microsoft's Azure Stack is a similar pay-as-you-go hybrid model, running on customers" own hardware- this difference reflected in a lower price from "traditiona...


Las Vegas massacre survivors hold vigil for Thousand Oaks shooting victims

That message, along with others previously posted by Long, were removed by the various social media platforms following the shooting. When Long shot his.45-cali...


Morning People '40% Less Likely To Develop Breast Cancer' Than Night Owls

Dr Rebecca Richmond, a research fellow in the Cancer Research UK Integrative Cancer Epidemiology Programme and the MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at th...


FDA Approves DSUVIA Sublingual Synthetic Opioid Formulation & Delivery System

The FDA announced its approval November 2 of a new prescription opioid called Dsuvia, despite public and medical criticism for the drug's approval in the mi...


Nine children reported dead at New Jersey facility after contracting virus

It is awaiting laboratory confirmation of adenoviruses in a child who died Friday. A staff member also became ill but has recovered, the health department sai...


Inflammatory breast cancer hides until it reaches Stage 3 level

BMT has committed to making a $5,000 donation to the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. After undergoing chemo and a ma...


Last year's flu vaccine wasn't very effective. This year's looks more promising

The state did not release where the person lived. Scientists found no loss in the amount of infectious virus at any humidity, which means that expelled aerosols...


Selena Gomez Reportedly Hospitalized After Having "Nervous Breakdown"

The reason why is, it's not real to me, I know my voice is very prominent, but I'm not careless with it. "I am beyond grateful that God would trust me with some...


Mental illness: NMA seeks free treatment for patients

Among adolescents, depression is the third leading mental health illness. Labour shadow cabinet member for public health at Peterborough City Council, Cll...


Mental health support for young people highlighted by protection body

All this can lead to mental health. 'Every suicide is a preventable death and we are determined to do everything we can to tackle the tragedy of suicide'. As...


US Senate leans towards confirming Kavanaugh as Democrats denounce Federal Bureau of Investigation report

With a Senate vote poised for as early as this weekend, thousands of people who had traveled from across the United States came to protest and in some cases to ...


James P Allison and Tasuku Honjo win Nobel prize for medicine

Jim Allison , Ph.D., a scientist at MD Anderson Cancer Center, has been awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, it was announced on October 1...


Nicolette Green & Wendy Newton: 'Chained' Florence Victims ID'd

Horry County referred all questions about the incident - including whether the women had been locked up or were merely being transported - to state investigator...


Health Department investigating two cases of Legionnaires’ disease in the Bronx

The Health Department is scheduled to inspect the internal plumbing supply in the affected building, but officials say they do not consider this an outbreak or ...


John McCain: a fighter in war and politics

He died at his Arizona home. "I was with my father at his end, as he was with me at my beginning", she wrote on Twitter . "I think go ahead criticize his polit...


1 dead, multiple human cases of West Nile virus reported in MI

Most people who contract the virus have no symptoms, but some may become ill three to 15 days after the bite of an infected mosquito. Mosquito abatement distr...


First 2018 case of West Nile in Fairfax is reported

The Department of Public Health and Wellness said in a release that surveillance traps in three local zip codes turned up infected mosquitoes including 40212,...


Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

Sanders said "there was some conversation about" Putin's proposed exchange during Trump's summit with the Russian leader in Helsinki on Monday, where the two ...


Kreidler: Trump action signals continuing moves to harm individual health insurance

Financing for the 2019 enrollment season is being cut to $ 10 million from $36 million. In addition, the navigators who remain are being asked to inform consum...


Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

The problem comes when gaming takes priority over school, socialization or work. There is no doubt that there are people who are likely to end up addicted to ...


Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

Deborah Stone , a behavioral scientist at the CDC and the lead author of the new study said, "Suicide in this country really is a problem that is impacted by so...


World Health Organization ramps up war on tobacco (video included)

As the world marks the World No Tobacco Day , the World Health Organisation ( WHO ) has said the total number of smokers worldwide has decreased by about...


Donald Trump Again Demands Apology From Disney's Bob Iger

Long before she was writing racist and offensive things on Twitter , Roseanne Barr was allegedly berating and mistreating staffers on the set of her eponymou...


Pennsylvania state Sen. Wagner GOP's pick to face Gov. Wolf

Along the way, Wagner pumped more than $10 million of his own cash into his campaign, and he spread hundreds of thousands more around the state since previous y...


World Health Organization launches plans to eliminate trans fats from global food supply

Reportedly, some of the countries across the globe have banned the use of partially hydrogenated oils, which are the key sources of trans-fats. Due to its lon...


Surveillance stepped up amid DRC Ebola outbreak

At least 17 people have died in an area of northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo, two years after the worst ever outbreak of the virus ended in West Africa ...