VEGFR-TKIs significantly increase risk for hand-foot skin reactions
The use of vascular endothelial growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors significantly increased the risk for developing all-grade and high-grade hand-foot skin...
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I Never Had More Trouble Accepting My Body Than After I Reached My Goal Weight
My weight-loss journey crept up on me, and so did the impact it had on my mental health. After I graduated from college, I started a new job. I had a new schedule and more time...
1 day ago - PopSugar
Delightful Health Conscious Gift Ideas For Your Employees
The best employers show their gratitude to employees whenever possible. Those in the healthcare sector are no exception. With that said, healthcare business owners are in a...
1 day ago - HealthWorks Collective
Nina Garcia Opens Up About the "Personal Choice" to Have a Preventative Double Mastectomy
"Why me? What does this mean?" Those were the initial thoughts that ran through Nina Garcia's mind four years ago after learning she tested positive for a BRCA gene mutation...
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'Shittens' Are A Thing Now, And Parents: You'll Want Them
For when you have to get your hands dirty.
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Viral Photo Shows Why Woman Need Lots Of Recovery Time After Childbirth
Before having your first child, what what were your greatest fears? I can remember mine-clear as day. I wasn't scared of the pain. I wasn't scared of my body changing. I wasn't...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
Jenna gifts Hoda's daughters hand-me-downs from her girls
This is what friends are for!
1 day ago - NBC News
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - What's Happening to Our Children?
Attention Deficit Disorder or Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder is a condition frequently diagnosed in children due to a wide range of problems with inattention and...
1 day ago - Healthy Child
I've Run For 10 Years and Finally Found the Right Way to Carry My Phone - For $20 on Amazon
I've been running for almost half my life, and the one thing that's always stumped me is not what shoes to wear or what to eat beforehand but what the heck I'm supposed to do...
2 days ago - PopSugar
You Can Stop Worrying About Your Booger Eater
Let's take a Magic School Bus ride and talk about boogers. I am not nearly as wacky and fun as the Frizz, but I have a bit of science behind why you should just look the other...
2 days ago - Scary Mommy
The headlines of Master Doctor
Exercise is still the best way to lower blood pressure, study shows
Exercise is good for the heart, and even cardiologists agree. So it is not surprising that researchers want to find out the extent of its usefulness, especially where problems...
Elmo Taught Cersei And Tyrion A Little Something About Respect
Cersei and Tyrion got a very important lesson about getting along and respect courtesy of Sesame Street What's the one thing that could maybe, possibly broker peace between...
Eating apples and pears can reduce your risk of Type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is on the rise, but this chronic disease can be prevented with the help of dietary and lifestyle changes. A study published in the journal Food & Function...
Three Brooklyn parents who refuse to vaccinate their kids are summoned to court
The parents all live within the four Brooklyn ZIP codes that have been ordered in a 'state of emergency' to vaccinate everyone - children and adults - against measles to...
MORE blood pressure pills recalled over carcinogen fears
Last summer it emerged drugs made in China and India, and dispatched across the world were contaminated with carcinogens NMBA, NMDA, and NDEA.
Microbes in Diabetic Foot Ulcers Can Help Predict Treatment Success
Chronic wounds such as a diabetic foot ulcer heal or progresses to a worse outcome, including infection or even amputation, depending on the microbial communities within that...
Alerting Patients to Their Risk of Gum Disease Improves Inflammation and...
Signs of gum disease reduced in patients who adopted a simple psychological intervention, aided by the use of an online risk assessment tool.
Mechanism of Persistent Infection Caused by Hepatitis B Virus Identified
HBeAg induced expansion of Myeloid-derived suppressor cells through the upregulation of indoleamine-2, 3-dioxygenase plays a critical role in causing persistent hepatitis.
New Medicines for Obesity Basing on Genetic Variants
MC4R gene that codes for the melanocortin receptor act like a switch in the brain to suppress appetite. People who have genetic variants that disrupt this receptor gain weight...
Gene Profile Predicts Risk of Obesity at Birth
New scoring system basing on genetic profiles can help identify high-risk individuals for obesity. Physicians can recommend various ways to avoid potential health risks among them.