The 411: What Happened in Wellness This Week
Happy weekend everyone! I had a busy week welcoming new members into the Society and getting to know new faces! If you want to join before enrollment is over, you only have...
5 hours ago - Nutrition Stripped
Shortage of Yellow Fever Vaccine Has CDC and FDA Scrambling
With federal approval, Sanofi Pasteur will import a substitute vaccine and distribute it to a select number of certified vaccination sites. Medscape Medical News
17 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
CMS Finally Notifies Physicians About MIPS Requirement
Practices will soon receive notices if their clinicians must meet the criteria for Medicare's new payment system. Medscape Medical News
17 hours ago - Medscape
China Clears First All-Oral Chronic Hepatitis C Regimen
The daclatasvir-asunaprevir combination was approved for HCV genotype 1b, the most common genotype in China; the combination has a 91%-99% cure rate. International Approvals
18 hours ago - Medscape
FDA Approves Brigatinib for ALK+ Lung Cancer
The new drug is for patients who have progressed on or are intolerant of crizotinib. FDA Approvals
19 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Taking the Stairs May Boost Energy More Than Drinking a Soda
For young women running on little sleep, 10 minutes of stair walking increased energy more than the amount of caffeine in a soda or half a cup of coffee, according to a small...
20 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Nivolumab Improves Sorafenib-Treated Liver Cancer
Nivolumab immunotherapy could provide a durable response, and increase survival, for patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma who do not respond completely to sorafenib...
20 hours ago - Medscape
FDA Clears Abaloparatide for High-Risk Osteoporosis Patients
Abaloparatide is the first new anabolic treatment approved for postmenopausal women with osteoporosis in the United States in nearly 15 years. FDA Approvals
20 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
British Breast Surgeon Found Guilty of Harming Patients
After years of questions over his surgery on breast cancer patients, a criminal court has found Ian Paterson guilty of 'wounding with intent.' Medscape Medical News
21 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Britain Loses Case to Delay Submission of Air Pollution Plan
The British government has failed in a legal bid to delay the publication of its plan to tackle air pollution until after the general election on June 8. Reuters Health Information
22 hours ago - Medscape
The headlines of Master Doctor
No Excuses: Exercise Can Overcome the 'Obesity Gene'
Physical activity appears to lower effects of key DNA linked to weight gain, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Exercise and Physical Fitness , Genes and Gene Therapy...
Dip Trio Mix recalled for possible Salmonella contamination
Canton, TX-based Phoenix Food, LLC has recalled select Dip Trio Mixes due to the potential presence of Salmonella in the seasoning packet. The recall is the direct result of a...
10 Healthy reasons to add flax seed to your diet
Flaxseed is one of the oldest crops that humans have cultivated. It was initially grown in the U.S. by colonists for use in textile production. Years of research have shown...
Type 2 Diabetes May Be Bad for Brain Health
Excess weight appears to amplify the threat, study says Related MedlinePlus Pages: Brain Diseases , Diabetes Type 2 , Obesity
Success Story Follow-up: It's about a Healthy, Real Life!
It's Friday, everyone! And that means another Primal Blueprint Real Life Story from a Mark's Daily Apple reader. If you have your own success story and would like to share it...
Higher Risk of Cognitive Decline Among Obese Type 2 Diabetes Patients
Obese or overweight individuals with type 2 diabetes have an increased risk for cognitive decline, requiring early interventional strategies to lower the risk.
396 Rep Get Fit Challenge Workout
Workout equipment: Workout type: Challenge Timer setting: Stopwatch Repeat 3x: 50 Double unders OR 100 Single unders 10 Elevated push ups 20 Squat jumps 20 Handstand shoulder...
'New generation' bilberry extract to compete on price and quality
A 'new generation' of bilberry extract is being launched with a focus on eye health and sports nutrition, say those behind the launch.
CBD oil helps autistic boy speak again
At first, when Kalel Santiago of Puerto Rico survived a rare form of cancer called neuroblastoma, his parents, Abiel and Gladys, were overjoyed that the two years of grueling...
5-Hour Energy counterfeiter gets 7 years in federal prison
One of the primary defendants in the 5-Hour Energy counterfeit case, Walid Jamil, has been sentenced to seven years in prison and an additional three years of supervised release.