Remifentanil may halve the need for epidural
Women in labor receiving IV remifentanil patient-controlled analgesia were half as likely to need a subsequent epidural than those receiving intramuscular pethidine injection...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Is the edible marijuana industry doomed to become a pot full o' pathogens?
Opinion It seems like edible cannabis is available everywhere these days. Dispensaries are popping up around the country, and people can easily purchase edible marijuana...
5 days ago - Food Safety
At Least 72 People Got Sick After Swimming at a Minnesota Campground, Officials Say
A Minnesota campground seems to be behind an apparent outbreak of water-borne parasitic illness, public health officials said. Minnesota Department of Health officials...
5 days ago - Time
I Consumed Fresh Ginger Every Day For 1 Week, and These Were the Results
I've always loved the flavor of ginger. Spicy and pungent, it is delicious in tea form and almost completely cuts the bitterness of vegetables in fresh juices and smoothies...
6 days ago - PopSugar
Cyclospora parasite infections hit UK for fourth consecutive year
Public Health England is investigating an increase in Cyclospora infections for the fourth successive year. Up to early August, 57 cases had been reported in England, Scotland...
8 days ago - Food Safety
Following a keto diet can lead to nausea, claims dietitian
Sophie Medlin, a lecturer in nutrition and dietetics at King's College London, made the stark warning in a piece for The Conversation. The keto diet was developed in the 1920s.
10 days ago - Daily Mail
More Than 600 People Say Eating Chipotle Made Them Sick - But Officials Still Don't Know the Cause
More than 600 people said they got sick after eating at a Chipotle outside Columbus, Ohio, health officials said Monday. And they still don't know what has caused it. The...
10 days ago - Time
Ask Well: What Causes Morning Sickness?
Millions of women suffer from the nausea and vomiting of pregnancy, but scientists are still exploring the underlying causes.
14 days ago - NY Times
Check Your Labels: Salads and Wraps From Trader Joe's, Kroger, and Walgreens Could Have an Intestinal Parasite
If you've grabbed a salad or wrap from Trader Joe's, Kroger, or Walgreens recently, you may want to check the label. The USDA is warning customers that these food products...
15 days ago - PopSugar - 4 articles
Dirty Keto Might Sound Like a Great Idea, but Experts Say It's Not
It feels like we can't go a week, or even a detailed Facebook Newsfeed scrolling session, without hearing about someone's journey on the keto diet , a food plan where you...
16 days ago - PopSugar - 3 articles
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Coal Miners at High Risk of Developing Deadly Lung Fibrosis
Coal miners are at an increased risk of developing progressive massive fibrosis. Coal mine operators and coal miners need to be educated about the harmful effects of coal mine...
How to Identify Risk of Gestational Diabetes During Pregnancy?
A blood test done early in the first trimester of pregnancy can help women make lifestyle changes even before gestational diabetes can develop.
Man told he'd never walk or talk because of rare disease stuns doctors with...
Macauley Collinson, from Lancaster, suffers with the rare Moebius Syndrome - a rare neurological condition which affects the nerves controlling facial expression and eye movement.
Gene-to-gene Interaction can be Understood Better With the New Statistical...
Gene-to-gene Interaction can be understood better with the New Statistical Method- AA9int. This method can be used to evaluate gene-to-gene interactions associated with cancer...
Patients are discussing their conditions online instead of seeking...
Experts say web giants such as Facebook and Instagram had a 'moral duty' to help the 'cash strapped' NHS reach troubled young people in the UK.
New cancer pill stops tumor cells repairing - making them weaker
Researchers based at the Francis Crick Institute in London and Oxford University are developing a drug that blocks the ability of tumour cells to repair themselves.
Organ Donation Following Neurologic and Circulatory Determination of Death
Objectives: To describe important considerations during the process of caring for critically ill children who may be potential organ donors and supporting the family during the...
Lead levels in baby food ‘worrisome' but industry can fix the problem
Laboratory analysis of 50 big-name baby foods all showed the presence of at least one heavy metal, with two-thirds having “worrisome” levels, according to information from...
Weight Loss: More Protein can Reduce Fatty Liver
Increase in dietary protein is linked to reduce the liver's fat content in people with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease .
FDA Approves First Generic EpiPen
Teva's new allergy medicine is a welcome alternative to the high-cost brand name.