Why I Will Always Hate My Son's Doctor
Trigger warning: pediatric cancer I think it is human nature to rationalize reasons why bad things happen to other people. It makes us feel safe, protected almost, that this...
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Incredible scans of a man who had a 4-inch KNIFE stuck in his face
Doctors in South Africa published details of the unusual tale and an array of jaw-dropping scans of the unnamed patient in the prestigious British Medical Journal Case Reports.
3 hours ago - Daily Mail
Researchers compare weight loss results of online and in-person diabetes prevention program
Researchers examined participation and weight loss results in an online diabetes prevention program; an in-person diabetes prevention program; and the Veterans Administration's...
9 hours ago - News Medical
Checklist helps assess early feeding skills in premature infants
Infants born prematurely face challenges in developing the complex, interrelated skills needed for effective feeding. An assessment called the Early Feeding Skills checklist is...
14 hours ago - ScienceDaily
The Helsinki Approach to Face Transplantation
We herein describe the establishment of the Helsinki Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation program and its execution in the first two face transplant cases.
1 day ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
What It's Like To Be A Mom In The MeToo Era
Hand to heart, I do not know one woman who has not experienced some form of sexual humiliation. Whether it was unwanted expectations or comments about her body, threats to her...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
U.N.: Excessive Drinking Killed Over 3 Million People Worldwide in 2016
Drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men, the World Health Organization said. The U.N. health agency also warned that current policy...
1 day ago - Time - 2 articles
Christine Blasey Ford Says She ‘Can't Live In This Country' If Kavanaugh Is Confirmed
Christine Ford's husband has spoken out about the Kavanaugh sexual assault allegation Christine Blasey Ford moved 3,000 miles away from the Maryland suburb where Brett...
2 days ago - Scary Mommy
Saturday Stories: Obesity, Mortality, and Belief
Michael Hobbes, in Huffington Post's Highline, explains why everything you know about obesity may be wrong . Bari Weiss, in The New York Times, on the occasion of Yom Kippur...
2 days ago - Weighty Matters
Brie Larson Hilariously Claps Back After Trolls Say Captain Marvel Should Smile More
Brie Larson had the perfect response for people who want her to smile more For the first time ever , Marvel is releasing a female-led superhero movie. It stars Brie Larson as...
2 days ago - Scary Mommy
The headlines of Master Doctor
The taller you are the more likely you are to suffer from varicose veins
Study of more than 490,000 people by Stanford University found that the genes that code for height may also cause valves in veins to break down. This might allow blood to flow...
Study: Multi-resistant bacteria killed by cinnamon bark oil
Researchers continue to search for natural antimicrobial agents as the increasing number of drug-resistant pathogens continues to become a problem for infectious diseases...
Our sense of smell may be linked to our risk of neurological disorders
Researchers from West Virginia have come across a connection between the sense of smell and the chances of developing brain disorders. In their recently published study, they...
Stepfathers are no more likely to kill children than biological parents
Researchers at the University of East Anglia challenged a long-held belief that children are more likely to be abused if they are looked after by one or more stepparent.
Parents who spent three years trying for a baby will likely outlive their...
Charlie Walton, one, from Cheshire has a rare genetic condition called MECP2 Duplication Syndrome which means his development is severely delayed and he is nearly a year behind.
Gender, Race May Play a Key Role in Breast Cancer Screening
Gender and race may influence how black women deal with barriers to breast cancer screening, reveals a new study.
New Study Paves the Way for Future Test to Identify Drowsy Drivers
New blood test can identify if a person is sleep deprived or not which may help prevent car or plane crashes that result from drowsy driving.
Place Where Older People Live Before Hospitalization may Influence...
New study highlights where people live before hospitalization may influence discharge planning and reducing hospital-readmission risk.
Online sperm donors are harassing women and pressuring them into unprotected sex
Growing numbers of women are reportedly using unregulated websites to find free sperm donors and are putting themselves at risk of abuse and STIs, experts have warned.
Obesity set to overtake smoking as the most common cause of preventable...
A study predicts one in ten new female cancer cases - around 23,000 a year - will be caused by excess weight by 2035, only 2,000 fewer than by tobacco.