Workers Overdose on the Job, and Employers Struggle to Respond
Many businesses are ill-equipped or unwilling to deal with opioid addiction even as it has driven up health costs and hurt productivity.
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The Best Essential Oils for a Good Night's Sleep
Can't get any shuteye? Try one of these.
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Moms, Daughters, Food, and Body Image with Karen Diaz
If there's one theme I've witnessed repeatedly regarding moms, daughters, food, and body image, it's this: Mom has poor body image and food issues. Despite this struggle, mom...
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Teaching to save babies
Karin Davies had just finished teaching a group of Ethiopian health care providers a life-saving technique for newborn babies when a third-year obstetric resident came rushing...
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Spread The Word About Child Passenger Safety Week And National Seat Check Saturday
Do you know whether your car seat is installed correctly? Are you sure your child is in the correct seat for their weight and height, and that they are properly harnessed into...
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What Is the Ideal Sport to Increase Your Life Span?
By Dr. Mercola For many, exercise is all about losing weight. If that motivates you to get started, that's great, but you should know there are many other benefits to be had as...
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Bill Gates Talks to TIME About a Coming ‘Third Wave' of Development in Africa
There's a very big difference between simple and easy-especially when it comes to global health. It's simple to eradicate polio-just get all children are vaccinated. It's...
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7 Insomnia Cures That Will Almost Certainly Help You Sleep
Staying awake sucks. Here's how to get some much-needed shuteye.
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Poor insulin sensitivity can slow information processing, reaction time
Cognitive performance in adults with obesity and overweight was negatively affected by poor glucose tolerance and increased visceral fat, according to findings published in...
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Strap on the Fitbit: John Hancock to Sell Only Interactive Life Insurance
John Hancock, one of the oldest and largest North American life insurers, will stop underwriting traditional life insurance and instead sell only interactive policies that...
2 hours ago - Medscape
The headlines of Master Doctor
Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months...
Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as...
High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children
High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can...
New Smartphone App and Lab Kit Can Help Diagnose Urinary Infections Much Faster
Your smartphone can be your doctor now, here's how. New smartphone app using the phone's camera and lab kit can help identify urinary tract infections much faster.
Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute
Neuroscientist Dr Liron Jacobson works at Peak Labs in London and has shared five ways you can improve your mind during your commute. And none of them involve scrolling on...
Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection
Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east England.
New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland...
Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress.
TINY Cancer Detection Tool Proves Effective as Kaposi Sarcoma-associated...
New TINY cancer detection device shows promise as a Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus detector.
New Fatty Acids Can Slow Down an Over Reactive Immune System
New type of fatty acid identified can slow down the overreactive immune system which may lead to potential treatments for the disease
Even the Best Healthcare Facilities Can Do More to Fight Infections: Study
Providing evidence-based infection prevention and control strategies can help reduce healthcare-associated infections by up to 55 percent, reveals a new study.
New Test Could Detect Patients at Risk from Lethal Fungal Spores
New test developed by scientists could allow physicians to screen patients at risk from Aspergillus easily and effectively.