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Important News About Vaccines for Children
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:04 -0400
Important News About Vaccines for ChildrenOver the years, vaccinations that help protect children from infectious diseases such as measles and mumps have saved hundreds of thousands of lives in the U.S., and prevented millions of hospita...
Should You Get Vaccinated at the Pharmacy?
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:04 -0400
Should You Get Vaccinated at the Pharmacy?Putting off getting your flu shot or other vaccines because you don't have time for a doctor's appointment? The next time you pick up a few things at the drugstore or grocery store, consider upda...
Should You Get Vaccinated at the Pharmacy?
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:03 -0400
Should You Get Vaccinated at the Pharmacy?Putting off getting your flu shot or other vaccines because you don't have time for a doctor's appointment? The next time you pick up a few things at the drugstore or grocery store, consider upda...
Important News About Vaccines for Children
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:00:03 -0400
Important News About Vaccines for ChildrenOver the years, vaccinations that help protect children from infectious diseases such as measles and mumps have saved hundreds of thousands of lives in the U.S., and prevented millions of hospita...
What You Need to Know About Travel Vaccines
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:00:03 -0400
What You Need to Know About Travel VaccinesIf you're traveling abroad this summer, especially to some of the more exotic destinations, it's important to make sure you get the proper vaccines before you go. That's particularly true if you'...
What You Need to Know About Travel Vaccines
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 06:00:03 -0400
What You Need to Know About Travel VaccinesIf you're traveling abroad this summer, especially to some of the more exotic destinations, it's important to make sure you get the proper vaccines before you go. That's particularly true if you'...
Are You at Risk from Shady Supplements?
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:45:09 -0400
Are You at Risk from Shady Supplements?200 million Americans take dietary supplements and the industry generates more than 35 billion dollars annually in the U.S. alone. The Doctors’ producer Leslie takes on supplements that promise to give users a better booty – with no weight gain or side-effects, all results permanent. With a quick online search, Leslie finds hundreds of pill manufacturers – and one was happy to talk her through the whole process.
Why Does My Shingles Vaccine Cost So Much?
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:03:41 -0400
Why Does My Shingles Vaccine Cost So Much?If you're covered by Medicare, you may feel the pain of a shingles shot more in your wallet than in your arm. That's because the federal program that insures most seniors in the U.S. provides poo...
Why Does My Shingles Vaccine Cost So Much?
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:03:41 -0400
Why Does My Shingles Vaccine Cost So Much?If you're covered by Medicare, you may feel the pain of a shingles shot more in your wallet than in your arm. That's because the federal program that insures most seniors in the U.S. provides poo...
John Legend Opens Up About Holding His Daughter Luna for the First Time
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:59:12 -0400
John Legend Opens Up About Holding His Daughter Luna for the First TimePlus, watch the adorable video of Luna spotting her dad in the Time 100 magazine issue.
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Smartphone 'orders' body to treat diabetes
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:08:18 GMT
A fusion of biology and technology is an "exciting glimpse" of medicine's future, scientists say.
Breast surgeon Ian Paterson case: 'Hundreds' of other victims
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 08:51:22 GMT
Surgeon Ian Paterson was convicted of intentionally wounding patients with unnecessary operations.
Cancer Drugs Fund 'huge waste of money'
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:12:38 GMT
Politicians and experts are criticised over the fund, which cost £1.27bn and may have harmed patients.
Postpartum haemorrhage: Cheap lifesaver 'cuts deaths by a third'
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:46:00 GMT
A drug to stop bleeding after giving birth could cut deaths by a third, research suggests.
Test may spot glaucoma before symptoms begin, study says
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:54:59 GMT
A simple eye test could lead to earlier detection of a condition causing irreversible sight loss.
Plain tobacco packaging 'may cut smokers by 300,000 in UK'
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:59:24 GMT
A study review gives its best estimate of how standard packs could impact on smoking.
'Exciting' blood test spots cancer a year early
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:00:42 GMT
The discovery allows doctors to detect returning tumours earlier and increases chances of a cure.
General election 2017: Labour promises pay rises for NHS staff
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:22:37 GMT
The party says it wants to tackle workforce shortages that it says are risking patient safety.
Air pollution: 'Heart disease link found'
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:02:52 GMT
Extremely small particles of air pollution have the potential to end up in the body, a study suggests.
Alcohol binge can upset heart's rhythm, say researchers
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:08:09 GMT
Researchers studied the impact in volunteers visiting the Munich Oktoberfest.
Councils and health boards dispute £250m care costs
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:14 GMT
Law lords must decide who pays for nurses delivering social care in residential homes.
NHS contaminated blood was 'criminal cover-up' - Burnham
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:40:53 GMT
Former Health Secretary Andy Burnham calls for a "Hillsborough-style inquiry" into the claims.
Premature lambs kept alive in 'plastic bag' womb
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:14:58 GMT
Scientists were able to keep premature lambs alive for a month using an artificial "plastic bag" womb.
Mental health care cuts in England 'to total £4.5m'
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:24:48 GMT
Data from 127 clinical commissioning groups also suggests total spending will rise by 4.15% in 2017/18.
Exercise 'keeps the mind sharp' in over-50s, study finds
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:14 GMT
The brain is fed with more oxygen and nutrients, boosting thinking and memory skills.
Welsh patient waits four years to leave hospital
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:03:09 GMT
The patient was declared fit for discharge more than 1,300 days ago, but has not left hospital.
Malaria: Kenya, Ghana and Malawi get first vaccine
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:02:09 GMT
It should prevent four in 10 cases of the disease, but it is the first "real world" trial.
Derby button battery girl Kacie Barradell home after ordeal
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:49:17 GMT
Kacie Barradell had the battery removed in hospital after it caused serious internal damage.
Shrewsbury trust warned over baby heart monitoring in 2007
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:13:42 GMT
Since then, failures to monitor foetal heart rates have contributed to the deaths of five babies.
Brain Tumour Charity cautious about Italy mobile phone ruling
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:39:59 GMT
Charity urges caution after a ruling in Italy about mobile phone use and brain tumour growth.
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Melanoma cases rising; young women at greatest risk
Mon, 02 Apr 2012 14:15:12 GMT
Study says that could be because they are more likely to use tanning beds than men.
      
 
 
Long use of any hormones raises women's breast cancer risk
Sun, 01 Apr 2012 17:28:19 GMT
A new study tracked about 60,000 nurses and found that use of any kind of hormones for 10 years or more slightly raised the chances.
      
 
 
Black women have trouble clearing cervical cancer virus
Tue, 03 Apr 2012 15:27:11 GMT
Provocative new research might help explain why black women are so much more likely than whites to develop and die from cervical cancer.
      
 
 
FDA rejects call to ban BPA from food packaging
Mon, 02 Apr 2012 14:05:53 GMT
The FDA has rejected a petition from environmentalists that would have banned BPA from all food and drink packaging.
      
 
 
Surgeon general urges new focus on suicide prevention
Mon, 10 Sep 2012 20:59:06 GMT
The Obama administration is urging a new focus on preventing suicides and is beefing up the nation's crisis hotline to help.
      
 
 
My Semicolon Life: Setting new goals
Fri, 07 Sep 2012 20:26:22 GMT
USA TODAY music writer Brian Mansfield chronicles his life with colon cancer.
      
 
 
Company seeks more approval for clot blocker
Fri, 07 Sep 2012 21:27:36 GMT
Johnson & Johnson gave the FDA additional data on its new anti-clotting drug, in a second attempt to get approval for more uses.
      
 
 
Radiation may up breast cancer risk in some women
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 22:30:00 GMT
Mammograms might raise the chances of developing cancer in young women whose genes put them at higher risk, a study suggests.
      
 
 
U.N.: Chemicals damaging health and environment
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 15:25:52 GMT
The report by the U.N. Environment Program warned that the increasing production of chemicals is increasing health costs.
      
 
 
Ouch! Hospital to review woman's $83,046 scorpion sting bill
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 15:26:33 GMT
An Arizona hospital that billed a woman $83,046 for scorpion sting treatment said it will adjust her bill and review its price.
      
 
 
Most grandparents provide care for the grandkids
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 14:49:57 GMT
Two new reports find lots of babysitting and financial support for their grandkids, as grandchildren try to save their children money.
     
 
 
Study: Ginkgo doesn't prevent Alzheimer's disease
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 02:34:37 GMT
Taking ginkgo biloba didn't prevent Alzheimer's disease in older adults, according to the biggest prevention study in Europe.
     
 
 
University pulls Kinsey Institute app over privacy concerns
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 01:43:40 GMT
The Kinsey Institute released a new mobile app that allows users to report on sexual behavior and experiences.
     
 
 
War might be making young bodies old
Wed, 05 Sep 2012 21:56:51 GMT
A VA study finds that veterans in their 20s and 30s show signs of premature aging.
     
 
 
7-year-old Colo. girl recovers from bubonic plague
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 15:11:59 GMT
The parents of 7-year-old Sierra Jane Downing thought she had the flu when she felt sick days after camping in southwest Colorado.
     
 
 
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