Here's Why Doctors Often Miss Heart Attack Symptoms in Women
Almost 30% of women who had a heart attack in a new study sought medical care for related symptoms before they ever went to the hospital - but more than half of their doctors...
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‘I Was Almost a School Shooter.' Man Pens Heartfelt Letter About Mental Health and Guns
“I was almost a school shooter,” Aaron Stark wrote in a letter to Denver's local station 9 News. “I am not a school shooter because I didn't have access to guns.” The letter...
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Grey's Anatomy May Be Giving You the Wrong Ideas About Medicine, Study Says
New research has diagnosed a problem with television medical dramas. A study published Monday in the journal Trauma Surgery & Acute Care says that medical dramas - Grey's...
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Which Is Better for Weight Loss, a Low-Fat Diet or a Low-Carb Diet?
There's long been debate over whether low-fat or low-carb diets are better for weight loss. Some dieters swear by plans that eliminate grains , fruits and other carbohydrates...
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Can Alcohol Help You Live Longer? Here's What the Research Really Says
New research, which was presented at the American Association for the Advancement of Science's annual conference, has found that moderate drinking is linked to a longer life...
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Kratom Is Linked to a Salmonella Outbreak Across 20 States, CDC Says
Kratom, a controversial herbal supplement used for pain relief, is likely behind a salmonella outbreak that has affected 20 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control...
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The 2018 Flu Season Might Finally Be Leveling Off
This nasty flu season, which has been worsening for months, may finally be leveling off. Health officials on Friday said about 1 of every 13 visits to the doctor last week was...
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22 More Kids Died From the Flu Last Week, the CDC Says
Last week brought a dramatic uptick in pediatric flu deaths, with at least 22 more children dying from the virus between Feb. 4 and Feb. 10, according to the CDC . That makes...
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Stop Blaming School Shootings on Mental Illness, Top Psychologist Warns
American Psychological Association President Jessica Henderson Daniel has a message for those blaming Wednesday's deadly school shooting in Parkland, Fla., on mental illness...
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How Exercise Helps Protect Your Brain From Cognitive Decline
Older adults with poor fitness levels have more deterioration of white matter in their brains, according to a new study, compared with their fitter peers. White matter...
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Potential Drug for Tumors in Childhood and Adult Cancers Found
Cancer drug larotrectinib successfully targets cancers with tumor-specific gene mutations in adult and childhood cancers.
Walking Test to Diagnose Dementia
Simple walking test helps in the diagnoses of sleeping disorders like idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus and progressive supranuclear palsy that are caused due to the...
New Biomarker To Diagnose Preeclampsia in First Trimester of Pregnancy
Preeclampsia, a sudden pregnancy complication that can interfere with the blood flow to the placenta can now be detected with a blood test in the first trimester.
New Mechanism Reveals Possible Cause of Schizophrenia
Mutations in a protein that controls how key neurotransmitters are released in the brain are found to be the reason for schizophrenia, a mental illness that affects learning.
1200 Calorie Diet and Meal Plan: Everything You Need to Know Before You Start
Cutting calories is necessary for weight loss. There are numerous ways to do this, but some prefer to follow a straight-forward low calorie diet. One of the more popular...
Mumbai Hospital Sucessfully Removes the World's Largest Tumor
World's largest brain tumor was sucessfully removed by doctors at a Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation hospital in Mumbai from a 31-year-old blind man.
E-cigarettes Expose Users to Harmful Levels of Toxic Metals
Potentially dangerous levels of metals like lead and manganese leak from some e-cigarette heating coils.
Early Consultation With Dermatologist Prevents Misdiagnosis of Cellulitis
Cellulitis is a bacterial skin infection that is misdiagnosed for other skin diseases. Consulting a dermatologist can help prevent antibiotic misuse and hospitalizations.
Probenecid Anti-gout Drug may Help Treat Heart Failure
Probenecid, a drug currently used to treat gout may also treat heart failure finds a new study.
Americans aren't brand loyal when it comes to groceries: Research of...
There's no such thing as ‘brand loyalty' or ‘store loyalty' for Americans when it comes to groceries. The findings of a St. Louis-based research team suggested we're willing to...