David Spade Donates $100,000 for Mental Health in Honor of Sister-in-Law Kate

Through a depression awareness and suicide prevention program she helped lead, the community experienced a shift toward being there for and helping one another, she said . It gives them the opportunity to say, ‘Yes. Boys Town also provides couns... More..

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One third of United States adults take meds that can cause depression
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

One third of United States adults take meds that can cause depression

The study looked at 26,192 adults, analyzing their medication use patterns from 2005 to 2014. The 200 commonly used medications include birth control pills ... Some people who developed depression as a sid...More..

Workplace foods may lead to unhealthy eating!
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Workplace foods may lead to unhealthy eating!

A study conducted by US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on 5,222 employees from a US firm showed that almost a quarter of the employees had food from work at least once a week and their average wee...More..

Idaho child diagnosed with plague
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Idaho child diagnosed with plague

The boy is recovering after being treated with antibiotics, KBOI reports . Central District Health Department epidemiologists say it is not known whether the child was exposed to plague in Idaho or during ...More..

Some of Africa's oldest and biggest baobob trees have died
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Some of Africa's oldest and biggest baobob trees have died

But during their study period, the researchers discovered that the oldest and largest had died. For centuries - millennia even - they've towered over the savannah like giants from another world, but their l...More..

Kitchen Towels Are Source of Possibly Pathogenic Bacteria
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Kitchen Towels Are Source of Possibly Pathogenic Bacteria

Susheela Biranjia-Hurdoyal, a senior lecturer in the Department of Health Sciences at the University of Mauritius , said in a statement . Repeated use of tea towels is putting households at risk of food ...More..

Young girl's sudden paralysis caused by tick on her scalp
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Young girl's sudden paralysis caused by tick on her scalp

Griffin said Kailyn was "perfectly fine" the night before, but things took a "scary" turn on June 6 when she woke her up for school. At the hospital, the doctors did blood tests and performed a CT scan to con...More..

The Trump administration says Obamacare is unconstitutional: What it means to you
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The Trump administration says Obamacare is unconstitutional: What it means to you

The lawsuit , filed in February by Texas and other GOP-led states, is in many ways a replay of the politically divided litigation that ended with the Supreme Court upholding the health care overhaul in 2...More..

Blood test may find pregnant women at risk of premature birth
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Blood test may find pregnant women at risk of premature birth

There have been several studies on preterm births in the past, and the reasons for it. Recent research from the United States has shown that the number of premature births climbed to 9.93pc in 2017, up fr...More..

Join Relay for Life fight against cancer
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Join Relay for Life fight against cancer

With each step, dozens of people in the city of Utica moved closer to a cure for cancer. At the relay, teams from churches, local business and personal groups made to support a loved one gathered to raise mon...More..

Anthony Bourdain’s fans leave tributes at the restaurant where it all began
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Anthony Bourdain’s fans leave tributes at the restaurant where it all began

Hotel staff told the New York Times that Ripert tried to reach Bourdain on his cell phone, and that a receptionist then went to Bourdain's room, where he was found hanging in the bathroom. We here at Food52 a...More..

Bitcoin sceptic Jamie Dimon tells buyers to 'beware'
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Bitcoin sceptic Jamie Dimon tells buyers to 'beware'

In the op-ed, Dimon and Buffett said the pressure to meet short-term earnings estimates has contributed to a drop in the number of public companies in the USA in the past two decades. Dimon said he could ge...More..

Cut melons from Kroger, Walmart linked to Salmonella outbreak
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Cut melons from Kroger, Walmart linked to Salmonella outbreak

If you bought pre-cut melon at a Walmart in Missouri, throw it away. Now. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is now trying to find the supplier to affected stores. "The CDC is not recommending people avoid...More..

Hormone therapy will replace chemotherapy for most breast cancer treatment
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Hormone therapy will replace chemotherapy for most breast cancer treatment

The results are sure to accelerate the decline in chemotherapy for the disease. Hormone-receptor-positive, axillary node-negative disease accounts for approximately half of all cases of breast cancer in t...More..

Immune System drug shows 'spectacular' results for Prostate Cancer patients
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Immune System drug shows 'spectacular' results for Prostate Cancer patients

Professor Johann de Bono says, "I have these men who are dying, with weeks to months to live, whom we gave this drug to and had complete responses". These are medications which boost the immune system, and here...More..

Many women with common breast cancer can safely skip chemo, study says
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Many women with common breast cancer can safely skip chemo, study says

After surgery and radiation, those women were randomly assigned to receive chemotherapy with an estrogen-blocking medication or just the estrogen hormone blocker. Whether or not to have the treatment is a bad d...More..

No Nipah virus infection reported in Delhi
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

No Nipah virus infection reported in Delhi

It also asks BSA presidents to provide updates on the matter to DAHE on a regular basis. Raising awareness of transmission and symptoms is important in reinforcing standard infection control practices to avoid ...More..

Video reveals what cigarettes really do to your heart
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Video reveals what cigarettes really do to your heart

Of the over 7 million tobacco-related deaths annually, about 3 million are from heart diseases and stroke , and close to 900,000 are non-smokers dying from breathing second-hand smoke. Yusuf Hasan made these...More..

American Cancer Society advises colorectal screens at 45, not 50
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

American Cancer Society advises colorectal screens at 45, not 50

Dr. Cedrek McFadden is a physician with GHS. According to the Minnesota Council of Health Plans, if your doctor recommends you need one of several types of invasive and non-invasive colorectal cancer screenin...More..

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile

Butte County officials urge horse owners to vaccinate their animals for West Nile virus , an illness transmitted to animals and people through infected mosquitoes. Only in extreme cases does a person infected ...More..

by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Four more die in E.Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce

Still, the CDC warns that iIllnesses that occurred after May 6, 2018 might not yet be reported due to the time it takes between when a person becomes ill and when the illness is reported. People who get sick fr...More..

Those who wear glasses are smarter
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Those who wear glasses are smarter

In the study, the participants from the three existing cohorts were all of the European ancestries and aged between 16 and 102, and among this group, those who exhibited higher intelligence were 28 percent mor...More..

22,000 kids in England, Wales severely obese when they leave primary school
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

22,000 kids in England, Wales severely obese when they leave primary school

But the LGA warned essential prevention work, including the ability of councils to provide weight management services for children, is being hampered by an 800 million USA dollar reduction in councils' public h...More..

Allergan Recalls Taytulla Birth-Control Packs After Pills Placed Out of Order
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Allergan Recalls Taytulla Birth-Control Packs After Pills Placed Out of Order

Allergan said four maroon placebo capsules were placed out of order in the sample blister packs of 28 pills handed out by doctors. "As a result of this packaging error, oral contraceptive capsules, that are...More..

by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Cutting out booze and bacon dramatically reduces cancer risk

This is despite the fact that no link was found between BMI and the likelihood of developing pancreatic cancer. Up to 40% of cancers are preventable, says the World Cancer Research Fund, launching its updat...More..

FDA Takes Action Against Teething Products, Makers
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

FDA Takes Action Against Teething Products, Makers

Check your teething relief product labels to see if benzocaine is an active ingredient. Federal health officials in the US warned parents Wednesday about the dangers of teething remedies that contain a p...More..

Police officer shot in Maryland has died
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Police officer shot in Maryland has died

Authorities say a Baltimore County police officer who was fatally injured while investigating a suspicious vehicle had been on the force for nearly four years. "It's just so sad", Amendt said. Tony Kurek told...More..

Three Summit County E. coli cases linked to lettuce
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Three Summit County E. coli cases linked to lettuce

The good news is that any lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, region, where the toxic lettuce was thought to come from, is most likely no longer for sale in stores. The investigation is still ongoing, and governmen...More..

U.S. surgeon general aids fellow passenger during in-flight medical emergency
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

U.S. surgeon general aids fellow passenger during in-flight medical emergency

The surgeon general oversees the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, a group of more than 6,700 uniformed officer public health professionals. The Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant also tweeted: "Nice job...More..

DRC's Ebola outbreak reports 1st confirmed urban case
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

DRC's Ebola outbreak reports 1st confirmed urban case

It went on to kill more than 11,300 people, in the deadliest ever Ebola epidemic. In a May 14 situation report , the WHO had said two brothers from the Wangata health zone who got sick after attending a fu...More..

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