Mixed ad appeals lead to high medication empowerment among patients, study reveals
Autumn is flu season and that means it is high season for pharmacies selling over-the-counter cold and flu remedies. Those who aren't reminded by their own running noses are...
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5 things that happen to your body after birth that no one warns you about
No one ever tells you that you'll wake up in a pool of sweat or have trouble grabbing a glass of water from your nightstand in the days after giving birth. Here are the...
1 day ago - Today's Parent
We Would Bathe in Califia's Pumpkin Spice Almond Creamer If We Could
So listen, we definitely lost our minds when we got our hands on Califia's almond milk cold-brew pumpkin spice latte. .. but what about when you want a hot Fall drink? Califia...
1 day ago - PopSugar
Aromatherapy: Supporting Patients in a Holistic Way
Aromatherapy is becoming more common as a way to support patients during their hospital admission. Aromatherapy is the term for using essential oils in a holistic way, meaning...
1 day ago - 700 Children's
My Autistic Son Has Been Waiting Over 200 Hours In The ER For A Psych Bed
What I Mean When I Say “My Autistic Son” Liam. He's 11. From day one, he was different. In fact, the first two weeks of his life were marred by a mysterious bout of sepsis that...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
Attack on vaccines sets back immunization efforts in eastern Syrian Arab Republic
The World Health Organization has received reports of an attack on medical facilities in eastern Syria that has destroyed the only vaccines cold room in al-Mayadeen district...
3 days ago - WHO
How Long Should You Wash Your Hands?
By Dr. Mercola Handwashing is one of the top strategies you can use to prevent the spread of colds, flu, salmonella and other germs that cause illness. The key to this...
3 days ago - Mercola - 2 articles
Shannen Doherty Shares Powerful Photo For Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Shannen Doherty is still sharing raw and powerful updates about her cancer battle, even after remission Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a personal, emotional time for Shannen...
4 days ago - Scary Mommy
Cold therapy may be effective at controlling cancer treatment side effects
A new study finds that cryotherapy, specifically having chemotherapy patients wear frozen gloves and socks for 90-minute periods, is useful for preventing symptoms of neuropathy.
4 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Chemotherapy Side Effects Can Be Reduced With Cryotherapy
Cold therapy is a cost-effective way to reduce neuropathy or the painful tingling feeling in the limbs in patients undergoing chemotherapy.
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Lack of sleep nearly triples risk of gestational diabetes
Pregnant women who get less than 6.25 hours of sleep are significantly more likely to develop a form of pregnancy-related diabetes, a new study from the University of Illinois...
BOMBSHELL: Flu shots scientifically proven to weaken immune response in...
A medical study conducted at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center found that women who received flu vaccines had a weakened immune system response in subsequent...
With Skin Cancer Surgery, Insurance Matters
Wait could be more than 6 weeks longer than those with private insurance, study says Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities , Health Insurance , Melanoma
Google Maps Just Food-Shamed Its Users With A Calorie Counter
“For those that suffer from an eating disorder, it can contribute to the obsession associated with counting calories consumed and burned."
Could this explain why boys more likely to have autism?
Figures suggest four boys are diagnosed with autism to every one girl. Experts at the University of Iowa found male mice with a genetic cause show signs of being on the...
Type 2 diabetes breakthrough
Leicester Diabetes Centre experts found semaglutide helped 71 per cent of patients shed pounds - it is believed this is the first type 2 diabetes pill to instigate weight loss...
One in nine American men has oral HPV, new figures reveal
Researchers from the University of Florida found men were more likely to get oral HPV than women. Actor Michael Douglas said in 2013 that he got throat cancer from performing...
Why Autism is More Common in Boys Compared to Girls?
Autism predominantly affects males; four boys are affected for every one girl. What it is about this disorder that predisposes boys as compared to girls?
Breast Cancer More Lethal for Blacks Than Whites
Higher death rate is largely due to insurance issues, but tumor types sometimes play a role, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: African American Health , Breast Cancer...
Study Looks At Health of Hispanic-American Families
Discord more likely in second-generation families than recent immigrants, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Children's Health , Health Disparities , Hispanic American Health