No one tells you that life as a 40-year-old single woman can be this good
Glynnis MacNicol is here to tell you that life as a 40-year-old single, childless woman - the thing we're taught to fear and avoid at all costs! - is actually pretty great...
2 days ago - National Post
Top 12 Common Causes of Irregular Periods
The onset of the menstrual cycle marks the puberty of the girl child. The typical menstrual cycle happens every 28- 30 days and may last upto 5-7 days. It is common to have...
15 days ago - Pregnancy Week by Week Calendar
Status Epilepticus-The Hunt for Treatable Causes
Working my way through medical school and pediatric neurology residency, I was frequently asked why anyone would choose a career in child neurology, and-“it׳s so depressing” or...
21 days ago - Seminars in Pediatric Neurology
Avoid overwhelming patients with preventive guidelines
Glen B. Taksler The more preventive care options that middle-aged and older patients received, the less likely they were to follow such options, according to findings recently...
28 days ago - Healio
Elevated BP increases risk for pregnancy loss in healthy women
Healthy women with increased BP before conception were more likely to have pregnancy loss compared with those with normal BP, according to a study published in...
3 monthes ago - Healio - 7 articles
Sewing project offers comfort to opioid-dependent newborns
On a mild winter afternoon, members of the Barnstable Senior Center and schoolgirls in a 4-H sewing program hemmed and embroidered pieces of flannel to create what must be one...
4 monthes ago - Topix
NSW senior constable accused of historical child sex abuse
A NSW police officer has been charged over numerous alleged historical child sex abuse offences.
4 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Faith no more: parishioners lose trust in church
Half of active Catholic parishioners say their opinion of senior religious leaders has been damaged by the child abuse royal commission.
5 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Robert Haggerty, former URMC Chair of Pediatrics, dies at 92
Robert Haggerty, M.D., former Chair of the Department of Pediatrics, died on Tuesday. He was 92. Throughout a career that spanned six decades, Haggerty led numerous child...
5 monthes ago - University of Rochester Medical Center
Incidental Fundus Finding in a Child With Cataract
A 1-year-old child has an anomaly in the back of the eye. What is your diagnosis? Medscape Ophthalmology
7 monthes ago - Medscape
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Good cholesterol may increase risk of heart disease in older women
Hormonal changes during menopause can cause the 'healthy' HDL blood fat to become harmful - by enlarging the particles, say scientists at the University of Pittsburgh.
Aggressive Immune Cells Linked to Parkinson's Disease
Possible cause of Parkinson's disease in the patient's immune system is found by a team of researchers from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg.
Scientists examine the effects of a curcumin blend on arthritis patients
Armenian researchers investigated the synergy of boswellic acid and curcumin in the treatment of osteoarthritis patients. They reported that a supplemental blend of boswellic...
Prostate Cancer may be Made Aggressive by these 600 RNA Molecules
RNA molecules that regulate action of male hormone in prostate cancer have been identified by a recent research. These lncRNAs are powerful regulators of gene expression. They...
Q A: Senior Police Officer Set to Run a Marathon With Mouth Duct-taped to...
For organ donation awareness, Dr. Jayanth Murali, Director General of Police, Crime Branch CID, Chennai, South India is running a half-marathon with his mouth duct-taped
Political impact lingers after two main events in meat industry
Political ramifications are coming in from two events in the past week involving the meat industry. The first event was a July 12 forum sponsored by the U.S. Food and Drug...
Women who have had 5 kids are 70% more likely to develop Alzheimer's
The study was carried out on a total of 3,549 women in South Korea and Greece, who were tracked from the age of 71. The findings were published in the journal Neurology.
Ultrasound waves applied to the brain improve cognitive dysfunction in mice...
Ultrasound waves applied to the whole brain improve cognitive dysfunction in mice with conditions simulating vascular dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
Genetic sequencing reveals new clues to aggressiveness of prostate cancer
Using genetic sequencing, scientists have revealed the complete DNA makeup of more than 100 aggressive prostate tumors, pinpointing important genetic errors these deadly tumors...
Distinguishing ‘Stem Cell Hype' From Hope in Knee Osteoarthritis
In early May, the FDA filed two federal complaints seeking to permanently ban two stem cell clinics from marketing stem cell products without regulatory approval, accusing...