Demand For Synthetic Camphor Is About To Increase - Here's Why
Commonly extracted from turpentine oil, pharma-grade synthetic camphor has witnessed a rapid rise in applications in a variety of medical formulations, fine chemistry...
10 hours ago - HealthWorks Collective
A Mysterious Company Claims to Sell Sneeze-Filled Tissues for $80. Is It Real?
The package appeared one day, unbidden, on the desk of a TIME writer. Inside was a slick white box that housed a petri dish sealed with gold tape. In the dish was a crumpled...
22 hours ago - Time
We Asked a Doctor How Long a Cold Is Contagious, and You Guys, It's Alarming
Colds are the worst, in part because they're just so ridiculously contagious. "The 'common cold' is caused by a variety of respiratory viruses, the most common of which is the...
1 day ago - PopSugar
Study: 1 in 4 Antibiotic Prescriptions Not Needed
More than 23 percent of prescriptions studied were inappropriate, or not medically justified, researchers said. The inappropriate prescriptions were mostly for colds, chest...
2 days ago - Web MD - 2 articles
The Flu Poses Serious Risks To Pregnant Women And Their Babies
The flu is much more than just a bad cold. Hundreds of thousands of people are hospitalized each year due to the flu, and last year alone, 79,400 deaths were attributed to...
2 days ago - Scary Mommy - 2 articles
What is all the fuss about the Wonder Weeks?
Google “ Why is my baby crying? ” and you'll get millions of responses (no, really, there are 183 million at the moment) that try to answer the one question that every single...
2 days ago - Today's Parent
Creamy Vegan Potato Leek Soup with Carrots
This filling and warming soup is perfect for lunch on a cold day. It tastes so good that we enjoyed it very much two days in a row as it is so very yummy.
2 days ago - Real Food For Life
Offices are too hot or too cold. is there a better way to control room temperature?
A team of Environmental Engineers at the University of Michigan are working on a new way to measure room temperature that doesn't involve manual changes or wearing heat sensors.
3 days ago - Daily Mail
Here's why you need a tropical vacation this winter: Study finds a link between sun exposure and weight loss
When we think about winter, what comes to mind? While the holidays are about friends and family, the downside is, you also gain a few pounds. In light of that, how exactly do...
3 days ago - Natural News
A great reason to consume quercetin? It blocks the flu virus from entering cells
Winter is fast approaching, and it's not just the cold that you have to worry about, but the flu as well. This disease, which is caused by the influenza virus, is very hard to...
3 days ago - Natural News
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Renewable Source of Cancer-fighting T Cells Created
The technique uses structures called artificial thymic organoids, which work by mimicking the environment of the thymus, the organ in which T cells develop from blood stem cells.
Home-Based Hypertension Program Kept BP Under Control
Brigham and women's hospital developed a home-based care delivery program to help control blood pressure quickly and at lower costs than office-based blood pressure programs...
Common Virus Reactivates After Transplantation: Here's How
Cytomegalovirus infects humans and then becomes dormant. Later on, it can reactivate, causing severe complications, especially in persons with weak immune systems, such as...
Chemical Exposure During Pregnancy Could Lower Blood Pressure Levels
Exposure to chemicals such as phthalates, parabens or Bisphenol A can decrease blood pressure during pregnancy, reveals a new study.
High Levels of Erucic Acid in Food Can Affect Your Health
Eating foods containing high levels of erucic acid can significantly affect your health, reveals a new study.
Study: Marketing to Docs, Opioid Crisis Linked
A county-by-county analysis showed that opioid use increased in places where drug makers focused their marketing efforts to physicians, researchers say.
Why I HATE That ‘How Hard Did Aging Hit You' Meme
It's the first big Internet fad of 2019. Call it the “10 Year Aging Challenge,” the “2009 v. 2019 Challenge,” “The How Hard Did Aging Hit You Challenge” or the “First Profile...
Frail older people are at greater risk of getting dementia, even when their...
Experts from Dalhousie University in Canada now believe frailty could reduce people's tolerance to brain changes, so that they are more likely to become forgetful.
Raising A Child With Strong Faith When You're Not So Sure
I was making dinner one night when my 3-year-old came up to me with a stack of papers in his hands. He hands me the papers and says “These are to teach you about Jesus. Share...
‘Fiver Parties' Are The New Birthday Party Trend That Make Everyone's Life...
I'm not one to jump on trends, whether they are parenting fads, the latest health craze, or the new beauty product everyone is raging about. I tend to stick with what I know...