Antimicrobial Resistance a Global Health Emergency

Side-effects of Antibiotics Treatment Leaves a Woman with This Benign Condition. Bacteria will eventually become resistant to every antibiotic we create. More than three quarters (76%) of those surveyed say they are aware that antibiotic-resistan... More..

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Women who are early risers have lower risk of breast cancer
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Women who are early risers have lower risk of breast cancer

Also, the research notes that women who slept longer than seven to eight hours had a 20 percent increased risk per additional hour slept. But Dr Rebecca Richmond , a University of Bristol researcher who ...More..

Ultra-Powerful Opioid Approved by FDA
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Ultra-Powerful Opioid Approved by FDA

The medication, which comes in a single-use package, also should not be used for more than 72 hours. "To that end, I've asked the professional staff at the FDA to evaluate a new framework for opioid analg...More..

Organic Lamb Sales Market 2018-2023 with Strategic Trends Growth, Revenue
by | Tuesday, November 06, 2018

Organic Lamb Sales Market 2018-2023 with Strategic Trends Growth, Revenue

Kerry Group, Havero Hoogwewt, Sachsenmilch Leppersdorf, Glanbia, Fonterra, Saputo Ingredients, Frieslandcampina, Lactalis Ingredients, Arla Foods and Amco Protein are dominating players from the global market...More..

Open enrollment under way, new Affordable Care Act options available for Iowans
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Open enrollment under way, new Affordable Care Act options available for Iowans

The open enrollment period for the Obama-era health overhaul law ends December 15. "Governor Murphy's commitment to increasing the number of people with health insurance will certainly result in a stronger an...More..

Is it normal to feel sick after the flu shot?
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Is it normal to feel sick after the flu shot?

This year sees two new and more effective vaccines being introduced to improve the protection offered to those at risk: a vaccine for older people (aged 65 and over) called Fluad®, which has been specifically c...More..

Real world evidence backed study on Indian breast cancer patients
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Real world evidence backed study on Indian breast cancer patients

Global Breast Cancer Therapeutics Market 2018 Industry Research Report provides current competitive analysis as well as valuable insights to industries/clients, which will help them to formulate a strategy to...More..

Air Pollution: Majority of children breathe toxic air
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Air Pollution: Majority of children breathe toxic air

The apex court, which described pollution in Delhi-NCR as "very critical", said the list of such vehicles be given on the website of Central Pollution Control Board and transport department of NCR. Implementa...More..

Officials identify 26th case of viral outbreak
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Officials identify 26th case of viral outbreak

The illness, identified as adenovirus 7, poses the most significant risk to patients with weakened immune systems or existing respiratory and cardiac disease. Symptoms include a sore throat, bronchitis, pneum...More..

Over $600,000 raised in Orlando to fight breast cancer
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Over $600,000 raised in Orlando to fight breast cancer

She said awareness would lead to early detection. The 58-year-old Orlando woman was among those to walk and run 5 kilometers around the Lake Eola area in honor of those who have been affected and afflicted ...More..

Trump seeks to base Medicare drug prices on lower overseas rates
by | Monday, October 29, 2018

Trump seeks to base Medicare drug prices on lower overseas rates

Thursday, Trump proposed having Medicare base what it pays for some expensive drugs on the average prices in other industrialized countries, such as France and Germany, where prices are much lower. Medicare...More..

155 cases of polio-like illness now under investigation, CDC says
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

155 cases of polio-like illness now under investigation, CDC says

At least 62 other cases of AFM have been confirmed in 22 states this year, the Associated Press reported earlier this month . The health agency says it "received information on a total of 386 confirmed cases...More..

FDA Approves New Fast-Acting Flu Drug
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

FDA Approves New Fast-Acting Flu Drug

Last year, 80,000 deaths were attributed to the virus. "With thousands of people getting the flu every year, and many people becoming seriously ill, having safe and effective treatment alternatives is critica...More..

Kevin Love. Cleveland Cavaliers, sore foot out vs. Indiana Pacers
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Kevin Love. Cleveland Cavaliers, sore foot out vs. Indiana Pacers

For the second time in franchise history, the Cleveland Cavaliers are facing life without LeBron James after he bolted in free agency and signed with the Los Angeles Lakers. Cleveland has had a hard time ad...More..

Breast cancer is Aegon's biggest CI claim cause
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Breast cancer is Aegon's biggest CI claim cause

As per the discussion with oncologists , nearly 50 per cent of breast cancer patients first visit the doctor when they are in stage 3, and 15-20 pc of patients visit when they are in stage 4. "The doctor sai...More..

Eating organic foods frequently can keep cancer away, new study suggests
by | Friday, October 26, 2018

Eating organic foods frequently can keep cancer away, new study suggests

Yes, that's a lower risk of post-menopausal breast cancers , lymphomas, skin cancers and colorectal cancers. Compared to people who consumed the least amount of organic foods, people who consumed the most ...More..

Not Exercising Is Worse for Your Health Than Smoking, Says Study
by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Not Exercising Is Worse for Your Health Than Smoking, Says Study

To find the association between all-cause mortality and cardiorespiratory health in patients undergoing treadmill testing, researchers studied 122,007 patients between January 1, 1991 up to December 31, 2014, a...More..

by | Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Viral outbreak kills 6 children at NJ facility

The Passaic County facility has been instructed to not admit any new patients until the outbreak ends. Adenoviruses frequently cause mild illness, with cold-like symptoms, particularly in young children. Th...More..

Gulf Air marks breast cancer awareness month
by | Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Gulf Air marks breast cancer awareness month

From Becca's iconic Opal highlighter to Elemis's cult-classic cleansing balm, there's a BCA beauty item that will check a box off your shopping list. Researchers said the new study was a long-awaited breakthr...More..

Novartis AG (NVS) Announces Deal for Radiopharmaceutical Company
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Novartis AG (NVS) Announces Deal for Radiopharmaceutical Company

The transaction was unanimously approved by the board of directors of Endocyte. Novartis, the Swiss drug maker, has agreed to buy the U.S. cancer-treatment provider Endocyte, for $US2.1 billion. "We are also ...More..

Doctors: You cannot get the flu from the flu shot
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Doctors: You cannot get the flu from the flu shot

Vaccines will be administered at the clinics for anyone 6 months or older. The Ministry of Health reminds the public that it is the flu season and that the seasonal flu vaccine is now available at all p...More..

Most states facing confirmed or possible cases of polio-like illness
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Most states facing confirmed or possible cases of polio-like illness

Symptoms of AFM include neck weakness or stiffness, drooping eyelids or a facial droop, and difficulty swallowing or slurred speech. The 10 top local news stories from metro Boston and around New England de...More..

Uganda says has no Ebola outbreak after tests turn negative
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

Uganda says has no Ebola outbreak after tests turn negative

The crisis meeting would decide whether or not the outbreak constituted a public health emergency of worldwide concern, and what recommendations should be made to manage the spread of the disease. Nevertheless,...More..

by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

U.S. doctors baffled as rare spinal disease spreads across 22 states

Health officials aren't sure, and they have given no concrete information as to why the illness seems to peak in the late summer and fall. According to the CDC , there's been a mild uptick in the number of AF...More..

U.S. CDC confirms 62 cases of rare polio-like neurological condition
by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

U.S. CDC confirms 62 cases of rare polio-like neurological condition

Asked about the discrepancy between the CDC's report of 22 states versus CNN's report of 30 states with cases, Messonnier said, "the 22 states that we're reporting are the states that have confirmed cases". H...More..