Water-resistant sunscreen products dramatically lose effectiveness in sea water, tests show
A consumer group tested water resistance claims made by two popular sunscreens and found the sun protection factor dropped by up to 59% after forty minutes in salt water.
3 hours ago - Daily Mail
SLU researcher aims to find solutions for diabetes patients at risk of hypoglycemia
A $150,000 grant from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust will support research at Saint Louis University led by scientist Gina Yosten, Ph.D. Yosten's team is...
6 hours ago - News Medical
Social Media Anxiety Is Real, And This Is What It Feels Like
I'll be honest: I stopped researching this essay to Instagram. I realized I hadn't ‘grammed in several days; pics had piled up. I wanted to show everyone how cute my kids were...
13 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Black Drug Users Grapple With Surging Opioid Overdose Death Rates
Opioid overdose death rates are steady or dropping for most drug users in Massachusetts, but rising among blacks.
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Cannabidiol for Drop Attacks in Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome
A randomized, placebo-controlled trial shows a significant reduction in sudden drop seizures.
14 hours ago - Journal Watch
Big Drop in Malignant Melanoma Rate After Bariatric Surgery
Weight loss surgery for obesity appears to result in a huge reduction in the risk of malignant melanoma that persists for up to 20 years, according to a new analysis of...
21 hours ago - Medscape
Chris Hemsworth And His Kids Dancing To ‘Wrecking Ball' Will Make Your Day
Hemsworth clearly has his dancing shoes on in this adorable video Some things are just too cute for words: a baby's first smile; a bucket of puppies; this hamster eating a tiny...
22 hours ago - Scary Mommy - 3 articles
I Stopped Swearing Because My Spouse Hates It
I read a lot about the sweary parents. The parents who can place a well-timed F bomb when loading the dishwasher, or finding a code brown up your child's back, or while moving...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
ANOTHER drop in US life expectancy
Death rates rose for Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, flu and pneumonia, and three other leading causes of death, according to numbers posted online Wednesday by the CDC.
1 day ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Cancer Deaths Rates Drop Overall, but Not All Types
Annual report also finds increase in distant-stage prostate cancer
1 day ago - MedPageToday
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Lung Cancer Incidence Higher in Women Than Men
Rates of lung cancer are more common among young women than men, revealed research.
Facebook can Help Young Adults Quit Smoking
First ever study that has tested the effectiveness of a smoking intervention program, which was delivered entirely on Facebook found that smokers were 2.5 times more likely to...
Mother battled 17 brain tumours to defy doctors who said she was terminal in...
Sue Nicklan, 54, a nurse from Chelford, Cheshire, battled 17 brain tumours with Gamma Knife radiation therapy after she had already fought off breast, lung and liver cancer.
Counseling Programs Focusing on Healthy Lifestyles Could Lower Cancer Risk
Counseling programs that concentrate on leading a healthy lifestyle can help reduce the risk of certain cancers in men, finds a study.
Investigating New Antibodies To Identify Individuals at Risk of Dengue
A cohort data in Thailand used a mathematical and statistical analysis method to identify individuals at risk of dengue infection, finds a recent study.
Kids who drink orange juice in the morning 'have a higher obesity risk'
Parents should stop giving their children fruit juice at breakfast because it significantly increases their chances of being overweight or obese, a study by the Medical...
Carcinogens in Barbecue Smoke Cause Greater Damage to Skin Than to Lungs
Greater exposure of skin to carcinogens in barbecue smoke can damage the skin, finds a new study.
Uno Foods recalls 1,881 pounds of calzone products
The Brockton, MA-based Uno Foods Inc. has recalled approximately 1,881 pounds of products because of misbranding, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety...
Cigarette Smoke Damages Muscles in the Body: Study
Components in cigarette smoke directly damage your muscles, found new study.
Pain-Induced Changes in the Brain's Opioid System May Explain the Limited...
Animal research suggests pain-induced changes in the brain's opioid receptor system may explain the limited effectiveness of opioid therapy in chronic pain; these changes also...