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1 hour ago - MedPageToday
Heartbreaking Photo Of Hospitalized Newborn Shows The Importance Of Vaccines
This photo shows why vaccines are a matter of public safety There's nothing more heartbreaking than a sick baby. Especially when that baby is a seven-week-old newborn, enduring...
5 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Health Tip: If You Get the Flu While Pregnant
Title: Health Tip: If You Get the Flu While Pregnant Category: Health News Created: 12/12/2017 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 12/12/2017 12:00:00 AM
8 hours ago - MedicineNet
Man flu 'a near-death experience'
We took to the streets of London to find out if you think 'man flu' is a real illness.
10 hours ago - BBC
Can a breastfeeding mom get a flu shot or other vaccines ?
Yes, it is safe for a breastfeeding moms to get flu shot. Moms spend a lot of time with the newborn so getting a flu shot is strongly recommended. Children under the age of 2...
10 hours ago - oohsNcoos
Is ‘Man Flu' a Real Thing? Here's What We Know
If you've ever noticed that men seem to whine about being sick far more than women do, you're not alone. There's even a word for the male tendency to exaggerate their...
21 hours ago - Time
Increase in flu cases due to dramatic weather changes Read Story Briana Whitney
The past week brought families a lot of fun with the first snowfall in Corpus Christi in years, but there is a drawback - a lot of people are getting sick. Doctors in the...
22 hours ago - Topix
He isn't just a whiner: ‘Man flu' is a real thing, doctor's review suggests
Tired of his male friends and colleagues complaining of being criticized for not manning up when they feel fluish, Dr. Kyle Sue set out for evidence that “man flu” is...
23 hours ago - National Post - 2 articles
Are Men Just 'Babies' When They Get the Flu? Maybe Not
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1 day ago - MedlinePlus
Is ‘man flu' real? Study examines science behind men's complaints
A researcher looking for potential scientific explanations behind men's seemingly exaggerated complaints over common respiratory illnesses - termed “man flu” - said he found...
1 day ago - Healio - 2 articles
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Labeling matters: New study shows "snack foods" contribute to overeating
Food labels might not seem like a big deal, but more often than not, their messages and keywords shape your eating habits. Professor Jane Ogden and researchers from the...
ADHD medication could cause birth defects
Children exposed to ADHD drugs like Ritalin in the first trimester are more likely to have heart deformities, according to a new study by the Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Mum of baby born with heart outside body on This Morning
Speaking on This Morning from Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, Naomi Findlay told how she was desperate to cradle daughter Vanellope Hope for the first time.
New Therapeutic Approach May Stop Breast Cancer Metastasis And Recurrence
FDA approved drugs can stop the spread of breast cancer and prevent cancer recurrence by targeting stem-like tumor cells that play key role in metastasis.
The top wellness trends for 2018, revealed by Pinterest
In anticipation of the New Year, Pinterest have put together a list of the top wellness trends for 2018 - and there's plenty to enjoy.
An Injury to the Spinal Cord may Affect the Heart
Secondary damage to an heart caused by the spinal cord injury may range from mild to severe as only small number nerve fibers associated to the heart are present there.
Type 2 Diabetes Complications Hits Younger Patients Harder
Risk factors for developing cardiovascular, eye and renal problems following type 2 diabetes much more common among patients diagnosed before the age of 45.
Heart Defects in Fetus Due to High Blood Sugar Levels of Mother
The leading non-genetic risk factor for the disease is a mother having diabetes during pregnancy, although genetics was thought to be a risk factor.
Chemotherapy found to increase the number of tumor cells circulating in the...
Chemotherapy is a pretty scary prospect, but a lot of people are convinced by their doctors that its potential benefits are worth enduring the very unpleasant side effects...
Add cinnamon to your treats this holiday season: Research confirms the spice...
Cinnamon may be the spice you need this holiday season as a new study finds that it can potentially protect you from obesity. A team of researchers from the University of...