Fifteen percent of NSAID users exceed daily limits, risking serious side effects, according to research
Researchers discovered that 15 percent of adults who use nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs - such as ibuprofen and others - went beyond the recommended dosage in a one-week...
11 hours ago - Natural News
'Period poverty led me to become homeless'
Stevie-Jo Pasing's family could not afford to buy her sanitary products during her school years.
15 hours ago - BBC
Moderately and Late-Preterm Infants at Risk of Sensory Impairment
Compared with term-born children, moderately preterm and late-preterm infants are at increased risk of hearing loss and visual impairment, particularly when brain damage occurs...
17 hours ago - Medscape
The Cardio You Should Be Doing If You Want a Bigger Butt
Did you know the gluteal muscles are one of the most underused and undertrained muscles in the body? Crazy, right? One of the common causes of dormant butt syndrome as some...
17 hours ago - PopSugar
Sometimes A Yeast Infection Is Actually Bacterial Vaginosis
If you were born with a vagina, you have probably experienced your fair share of... ummmm, let's call them “vaginal mishaps.” From leaking pee, menstrual period disasters...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
Don't Give Up! I Survived the Terrible Keto Flu Following These 3 Tips
I was hardly a full day into my ketogenic diet when I woke up feeling hungover, despite not imbibing the night before. I was on the verge of tears and ready to snap at any...
1 day ago - PopSugar
Medicare Will Likely Face Pushback on Physician Pay Changes
CMS has unveiled a proposed overhaul of evaluation and management billing that may create 'winners and losers' among specialties, while leaving the 2018 MIPS reporting period...
1 day ago - Medscape
Fatal Refractory Ventricular Fibrillation Due to Ingestion of Hydrofluoric Acid
Hydrofluoric acid is a colorless and odorless solution of the hydrogen fluoride in water. It is used in some household products. The rapid onset of severe toxicity and death...
1 day ago - Pediatric Emergency Care
Australia links Listeria death to Europe's frozen veg outbreak
Australian authorities have identified a fatal Listeria infection in their country that is linked to a deadly outbreak from frozen vegetables in five European countries. The...
1 day ago - Food Safety
Researchers identify risk factors for avian influenza at live bird markets
At live bird markets, the risk for avian influenza is higher among workers at large retail markets, women workers, and workers who clean, slaughter, defeather and eviscerate...
1 day ago - Healio
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Sensitivity to Bitter-Taste may be Associated with Cancer Risk
Link found between high bitter-taste sensitivity and increased risk of cancer among older British women by a recent study that involves 5,500 women whose diet, lifestyle, and...
New Secret Help of Breast Cancer Identified
Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Protein X suppression has been found to assist the breast cancer to grow, finds a new study. miR-27b, a breast cancer oncogene promotes this suppression.
Children who undergo CT scans may be at a higher risk of brain cancer
Researchers, led by Dr Michael Hauptmann at the Netherlands Cancer Institute, found rates of cancer were 1.5 times higher in the children who had underwent at least one CT scan...
Heart Patient's Discharged Against Advice More Likely to Return Within 30 Days
Heart attack patients who get themselves discharged against medical advice are more likely to return to the hospital in a hurry, finds a new study.
Water: The Key to Understanding Sweetness
Perception of sweetness may depend on molecular interactions between specific sugars and water in the saliva.
Giving adrenaline to cardiac arrest patients DOUBLES risk of brain damage
Officials are now reviewing the guidelines given to paramedics and ambulance staff, after the Warwick University study cast doubt on the way people have been treated for decades.
Strategies to Reduce Sugar-sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children
Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages have been linked to weight gain and other negative health effects, particularly in young children. It is important to identify...
Breath Tests May Help Detect Pancreatic Cancer Early
Breath tests may help detect pancreatic cancer early, when curative treatments may be possible. Breath analyses may also help identify patients with pancreatic cancer from...
Chronic Preoperative Opioid Use May Up Risk of Poor Outcomes
Patients who use opioid before total knee or hip replacement surgery for more than two months are at high risk of being readmitted in the hospital and undergoing repeat...
Whiten Your Teeth Using Nanoparticles
Nanoparticles are used as a safe and effective way to whiten the teeth instead of harmful treatments, says researcher from American Chemical Society.