United Nations food aid linked to 3 deaths, 262 poisonings in one week
More than 250 people have fallen ill in Uganda linked to a fortified blended food distributed by the United Nations World Food Programme for prevention of malnutrition...
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Monthly Shots for HIV Within Reach
Two new trials, ATLAS and FLAIR, are being heralded as making landmark advances in HIV care and have shown noninferiority with a totally new paradigm of treatment. Medscape...
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Most New HIV Cases Stem From People Undiagnosed or Untreated
Ensuring that more people are tested and are receiving HIV care is the foundation of the recently announced federal initiative to cut new infections by at least 90% during the...
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Can CBD help you lose weight?
Cannabidiol, or CBD, is a natural compound that comes from the cannabis plant. Some people claim that it can aid weight loss by supressing appetite and burning fat. Learn more...
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Tiny camera that captures pictures of the inner ear could help make hearing aids fit better
The Otoscan - which is being used on NHS patients at the Royal Free Hospital in North West London - has a tiny camera that captures pictures of the inner ear.
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Trump Plans to End the AIDS Epidemic. In Places Like Mississippi, Obstacles Are Everywhere
The administration will focus on more than 50 “hot spots” in the U.S. that annually account for half of new H.I.V. infections. A clinic in the Deep South sees the challenges...
2 days ago - NY Times
Echocardiography may aid in patient selection for TMVR
Clinicians should use echocardiography, an ultrasound that shows the heart's structure and function, when determining whether patients with heart failure and a leaking heart...
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CLAIM: Google is aiding the Communist Chinese military in asserting global domination and the defeat of America
The top-dog general in the United States Military has issued a stark warning about tech giant Google, revealing that the company's ongoing work in China is helping to bolster...
3 days ago - Natural News
Smartphone heart rate tech, deep learning may aid in diabetes detection
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Radiomics Can Predict Patients' Response To Chemotherapy
Radiomics, a field of study that systematically extracts patterns from CT scan images and then measures these patterns using artificial intelligence, has been found useful to...
Choosing Adult Day Care for Alzheimer's Patients
No matter how nice and caring you are for somebody with Alzheimer's disease, you may end up needing help. Sometimes, a friend or a family member can step in to help while you...
CBD May Possibly Interfere With Your Daily Medication
Experts share how cannabidiol can impact anxiety medication, blood thinners and even pain relievers.
Birth Complications May Up Later Social Anxiety Risk in Children
Complications during birth may increase the risk of developing social anxiety symptoms in children by their pre-teen years, reveals a new study.
Sight-Saving Glue Can Repair Serious Eye Injuries without Surgery
Novel technology, called GelCORE can treat corneal injuries without the need for surgery, finds a new study.
Your Toilet Seat Can Detect Congestive Heart Failure Risk: Here's How
New toilet-seat based cardiovascular monitoring system can detect congestive heart failure risk and also reduce hospital readmission of heart failure patients after discharge...
New hypothesis could explain why time seems to fly by as we age
The new hypothesis proposed by a Duke University researcher suggests our perception of life experiences may be skewed as we get older and our brains require more time to process.
New Algae-based Treatment Could Prevent Limb Amputation
Algae-based capsules could reduce the need for amputation in people with critical limb ischemia , reveals a new study.
First Drug for Postpartum Depression Approved by USFDA
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for the treatment of postpartum depression in adult women.
Milk or No Milk for Babies With a Rare Type of Genetic Disorder
The study found that children with Duarte galactosemia are at no greater risk of long-term developmental abnormalities than their unaffected siblings, with exposure to milk as...