Is Medical Marijuana Useful in Managing Pain in Older Adults?
Study highlights the indications and risks of medical marijuana use for older adults.
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Canadian officials still searching for source of E. coli outbreak
An E. coli outbreak in Canada that was initially linked to a restaurant in Edmonton, Alberta, has grown to include people who do not have any connections to Mama Nita's...
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Biofeedback App Helps Kids Manage Pain and Anxiety
BrightHearts, a biofeedback mediation relaxation app may help kids during medical procedures.
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Global Intake of Dietary Calcium in Adults
A new online interactive map by the International Osteoporosis Foundation shows wide global variation in calcium intake.
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Arthritis: Which Pain Medication is Safest?
Gastrointestinal side effects rarely occurred in patients with arthritis taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs with esomeprazol .
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Why a faecal transplant could save your life
Patient's lives are being saved by poo, but how far can microbial medicine go?
5 hours ago - BBC
5 Reasons I Indulge My Kids - And Don't Feel Guilty About It
1. The complete joy reflected in their tiny faces. When I let them know that YES it's a school night, and YES they can have one more cherry Popsicle before bed, sugar be...
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The Struggle To Find A Good Waxer For My Lady Bits
Finding a good lady groomer is more difficult than choosing a gynecologist . I don't get weirded out about doctors looking at my in-between because that's so clinical. Sure...
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Cannabis Flowers Are Legal in Italy. You Just Can't Eat or Smoke Them
The new cannabis product has created a booming but unregulated economy in Italy. Is it a bubble waiting to be burst?
8 hours ago - NY Times
VIDEO: Despite 'revolutionary' potential for health care, biologics remain costly, limited availability
SAN DIEGO - At the United Rheumatology National Meeting, Alan L. Epstein, MD, clinical professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine...
8 hours ago - Healio - 2 articles
The headlines of Master Doctor
Publisher's Platform: At least 64 with E. coli in 16 States Linked to...
The Numbers: As of Friday night, the CDC reported 53 people infected with the outbreak strain of E. coli O157:H7 being reported from 16 states. However, the CDC reported only 1...
Physical and Psychological Benefits of Tai Chi
Tai Chi improves brain metabolism and muscle energetics in older adults, shows study.
Hydroxychloroquine Reduces Chronic Kidney Disease Risk in Arthritis
Hydroxychloroquine used for treating newly diagnosed rheumatoid arthritis shows a significantly lower risk of developing chronic kidney disease compared with non-users when...
Erectile Dysfunction Drugs can Now Treat Various Other Conditions
Erectile dysfunction drugs such as phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors can also be used to treat various other conditions like diabetes, cancer, urinary tract symptoms, and...
All get expanded romaine warnings because of Alaska findings
The federal government today expanded its romaine lettuce warning to include all types of romaine lettuce from the Yuma, AZ, growing region, including whole heads and hearts of...
Recall Alert: CDC Says "Do Not Buy or Eat Romaine Lettuce at a Grocery Store...
"Do not buy or eat romaine lettuce at a grocery store or restaurant unless you can confirm it is not from the Yuma, Arizona, growing region," the CDC advises. Since the time of...
Teenagers' eyes reveals their future heart-disease risk
Researchers from The Westmead Institute for Medical Research, Australia, found that for every one point increase in a person's health quality-of-life, their retinal vessels...
High-sugar diets during pregnancy and early childhood linked to poor...
A Harvard University study found that children whose mothers consumed processed foods and sugary sodas during pregnancy scored lower on tests for learning, memory and other skills.
You Might Want to Think Twice About Skipping Breakfast
Growing up in a larger family meant that dinners were taken very seriously in my household. Everybody had different schedules since some were working, some were in college, and...
The Surprising Mental Health Benefit of Intermittent Fasting
Intermittent fasting has grown in popularity as a way to lose weight , gain muscle , and banish the belly bloat. Intermittent fasting is a method of eating where you cycle in...