Morning people 'less likely to develop breast cancer'

The data also showed that women who slept longer than the recommended seven to eight hours a night had a 20 percent increased risk of breast cancer for each additional hour slept. "The authors do not show any biological mechanism by which sleep t... More..

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FDA approves highly effective new opioid regardless of ongoing epidemic
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

FDA approves highly effective new opioid regardless of ongoing epidemic

The Food and Drug Administration's approval of a powerful new opioid stirred up fierce opposition in some consumer and healthcare circles after it was announced Friday, continuing debate about the agency's ro...More..

Health Secretary Tells Employers They Need To Care More For Sick Workers
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Health Secretary Tells Employers They Need To Care More For Sick Workers

Matt Hancock , speaking to the International Association of National Public Health Institutes, spoke about a major push for prevention, and said that people should "take more care of their own health". His plan...More..

Controversial Zimbabwe clergyman apologises for HIV cure claims
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Controversial Zimbabwe clergyman apologises for HIV cure claims

Controversial preacher Walter Magaya on Thursday retracted his claim that he had found a cure for HIV as he agreed to bankroll clinical trials of a herb he claims can remove all traces of the virus within 14 ...More..

Doctors expect better flu vaccine match as sneezing, hacking season begins
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Doctors expect better flu vaccine match as sneezing, hacking season begins

The severity of each flu season is unpredictable, and children die each year from the flu. Flu and problems from flu are serious and can be avoided. The 2017-2018 season caused around 1,600 people in Louisian...More..

2nd New Jersey care facility faces adenovirus outbreak: 3 things to know
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

2nd New Jersey care facility faces adenovirus outbreak: 3 things to know

The affected children had severely compromised immune systems. One of the deaths at the Wanaque centre was a young adult. A 10th child has died as a result of the severe viral outbreak that has recently sw...More..

How is appendix associated with Parkinson
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

How is appendix associated with Parkinson

Parkinson's disease is an incurable brain disease that affects the senses, memory and mood. Although it may seem counterintuitive, there is growing evidence that the digestive system has a link to the disease. ...More..

Studies conflict on connection between cellphones and cancer
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Studies conflict on connection between cellphones and cancer

The National Toxicology Program dialed up its concerns Thursday about a link to heart and brain cancer from a study of male rats that was made public last winter. Senior scientists stated, "The exposure use...More..

Protein Supplements Market | Industry Growth, Trends and Forecast Till 2024
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Protein Supplements Market | Industry Growth, Trends and Forecast Till 2024

Interested to know more about the scope of our reports? The report distributes an entire outline of market taking into account important factors such as market share, growth rate , and competitive fa...More..

Several Changes In Store As Obamacare Open Enrollment Begins
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Several Changes In Store As Obamacare Open Enrollment Begins

Forward-looking statements are based on our current assumptions, expectations and beliefs are generally identifiable by use of words "may", "might", "will", "should", "expects", "plans", "anticipates", "believ...More..

by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Rockland County measles outbreak hits 40, Rules for schools

In addition to the 40 confirmed cases, almost a dozen more are suspected. Children 6 to 12 months should get an early dose of MMR vaccine if they are traveling to a country where measles is common. "The measles...More..

People refuse to get their flu shot
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

People refuse to get their flu shot

By getting vaccinated, you reduce your chances of getting the flu and then spreading it to someone else, especially those with weakened immune systems who have a harder time fighting off viruses, such as childr...More..

Display a teal pumpkin for kids with food allergies this Halloween
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Display a teal pumpkin for kids with food allergies this Halloween

Food Allergy Research and Education ( FARE ) is getting the word out about the Teal Pumpkin Project which asks residents to provide non-food alternatives for Trick-Or-Treaters who may have food allergies. Eve...More..

Dogs may be able to sniff out malaria, study says
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Dogs may be able to sniff out malaria, study says

The research was funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. It means that we can tick off malaria from the list of things that dogs can identify with the 220m olfactory receptors in their noses. It's poss...More..

German ex-nurse admits at trial to killing 100 patients
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

German ex-nurse admits at trial to killing 100 patients

Presiding Judge Sebastian Bührmann asked Hoegel if the charges against him were true, to which he responded "Yes", DW reported . The 41-year-old Hoegel (Högel) confessed to the crimes on the first day of his...More..

Marshall: Breast Cancer Awareness Month facts, advice
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Marshall: Breast Cancer Awareness Month facts, advice

The Controllers club held a "bail and bond" fundraiser at Oktibbeha County Justice Court this morning. Meanwhile, Superwonderful Films is responsible for the "Be Cancer Alert: Breast Cancer Awareness " TV comm...More..

How Philip Hammond's budget is affecting people across Britain
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

How Philip Hammond's budget is affecting people across Britain

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said the Chancellor "painted himself into a corner" by using a windfall from revised borrowing forecasts to fund increased spending on the NHS , and said tax rises were...More..

Same-sex couple deliver baby they both carried
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Same-sex couple deliver baby they both carried

INVOcell is basically a form of IVF, but instead of the egg being fertilized in a lab, the egg and sperm are put in a small vial that's inserted into a woman's vagina, along with a diaphragm to ensure it stay...More..

Adenovirus: 9th Child Dead In North Jersey
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Adenovirus: 9th Child Dead In North Jersey

The death on Sunday at Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell, New Jersey, was reported over the weekend by the New Jersey Department of Health . This remains the last day when a patient sh...More..

American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk

Yet that kind of language implies that when a patient is diagnosed, her (or his) happiness hinges on the success of treatment. She had always lived a healthy life, she said, and had no family history of the dis...More..

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The stores are located in Niagara Falls, Amherst, Orchard Park, Buffalo (5), Depew, Olean, Jamestown, Tonawanda, Arcade, Batavia, Dunkirk, Baldwinsville, Syracuse, Greece, Dansville and Bath, N.Y. Personal info...More..

19th case confirmed in viral outbreak that killed 7
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

19th case confirmed in viral outbreak that killed 7

The strain afflicting the children is usually associated with acute respiratory illness, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , which on its website instructs health workers to report un...More..

Trump says proposal will lower US drug prices
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Trump says proposal will lower US drug prices

Democrats questioned the timing of the administration's proposal and expressed skepticism it would come to fruition. "President Trump promised that he would bring down drug prices and put American patients ...More..

FDA approves 1st flu treatment in almost 20 years
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

FDA approves 1st flu treatment in almost 20 years

In fact, last year's flu season was so bad that Xofluza was granted priority review by the FDA , essentially expediting its approval from its usual ten months to six, to get that sh*t out to the public ASAP....More..

CDC reports dip in adults getting flu shots
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

CDC reports dip in adults getting flu shots

Elderly people, babies, and people with certain health conditions are more prone to catching the flu. The man's death marks the first statewide, according to a tweet from the state Department of Health. The ...More..

Heightened cancer risk in tall people down to number of cells
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Heightened cancer risk in tall people down to number of cells

A study suggests that taller people may be at increased risk of melanoma because they have a higher rate of cell division - and, simply, more skin - than people of average height. On the other hand, the scien...More..

Acute Flaccid Myelitis: A mystery disease, this time in the US
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Acute Flaccid Myelitis: A mystery disease, this time in the US

As of mid-October, the CDC says 62 people, including 3 Georgians, have been diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis , or AFM. The CDC reports the odds of contracting AFM are less than one in a million. The v...More..

FDA Approves New Drug To Treat The Flu
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

FDA Approves New Drug To Treat The Flu

The Centers for Disease Control said flu activity is now low across the country. "We haven't had any new influenza drugs in term of how they work in inhibiting the virus in about 20 years". The drug is also to ...More..

Everson Griffen apologizes, says he's 'happy to be back' with Minnesota Vikings
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

Everson Griffen apologizes, says he's 'happy to be back' with Minnesota Vikings

In a statement released Tuesday, Griffen says he someday hopes to use his platform to raise awareness about issues he has faced. It looked like it has for the last several years, Everson Griffen at practice. ...More..

New study explains what stress does to your brain
by | Saturday, October 27, 2018

New study explains what stress does to your brain

With that said, higher levels of cortisol doesn't automatically equal more stress. This is the body's way of survival by shutting down the systems that may interfere with survival while on high alert and bringi...More..