• By Time   -   Oct 18, 2018

    EATING FISH MAY HELP KEEP YOU HEALTHY INTO OLD AGE, STUDY SAYS

    Certain fats found in seafood may help keep you healthy for years to come, according to a new study published in the BMJ. Higher blood...

    Nutrition, Food, Cancer, Diet, healthytime
  • By Time   -   Oct 17, 2018

    THE WHO SAID THE DRC EBOLA OUTBREAK IS NOT AN INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY. HERE'S WHAT TO KNOW

    The World Health Organization said Wednesday that a worsening Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo does not constitute...

    Vaccination, Stress, ebola, healthytime, onetime
  • By Time   -   Oct 17, 2018

    AMERICAN WOMEN ARE HAVING FEWER KIDS-AND HAVING THEM LATER IN LIFE, REPORT SAYS

    American women are having fewer children than in years past, and having them later in life, according to new data from the Centers...

    fertility, healthytime, onetime
  • By Time   -   Oct 17, 2018

    10 WAYS TO KEEP YOUR HEART HEALTHY

    No one ever had fun visiting the cardiologist. ­Regardless of how good the doc might be, it's always a little scary thinking about...

    Hospital, Hands, Baby Boomer Health, heart health
  • By Time   -   Oct 17, 2018

    ARE SUNFLOWER SEEDS HEALTHY? HERE'S WHAT EXPERTS SAY

    Certain seeds, like chia and flax, tend to hog the nutritional spotlight. But the less-trendy sunflower seed has plenty of qualities...

    Vitamins, Nutrition, Minerals, Diet
  • By Time   -   Oct 16, 2018

    ‘PATIENTS DESERVE TO KNOW': TRUMP ADMINISTRATION WANTS DRUG COMMERCIALS TO SHOW PRICES

    TRENTON, N.J. - The federal government said Monday that it wants to force drugmakers to disclose prices for prescription medicines...

    Plan, Drugs, Healthcare, onetime
  • By Time   -   Oct 12, 2018

    MILLIONS OF AMERICANS COULD BE IDENTIFIED USING CONSUMER GENETIC DATABASES-EVEN IF THEY'VE NEVER TAKEN A DNA TEST

    Up to 60% of Americans of European descent could be identified using only a DNA sample, some basic personal information and consumer...

    Drugs, Genetics, healthytime, onetime
  • By Time   -   Oct 12, 2018

    THE NUMBER OF CHILDREN WITHOUT VACCINATIONS HAS SKYROCKETED SINCE 2001, NEW REPORTS FIND

    The number of children who have not received vaccines for preventable diseases has quadrupled since 2001, to an estimated 100,000 individuals,...

    Vaccination, Child, Hepatitis, Senior, onetime, public health
  • By Time   -   Oct 12, 2018

    C-SECTIONS HAVE NEARLY DOUBLED SINCE 2000. THAT ISN'T NECESSARILY A GOOD THING

    Nearly twice as many babies were born via caesarean sections in 2015 as in 2000, a new report says. Almost 30 million C-sections were...

    Hands, Baby, healthytime, maternal health
  • By Time   -   Oct 11, 2018

    SCIENTISTS SEE A TREATMENT FOR VISION LOSS IN LAB-GROWN RETINAS

    Researchers at Johns Hopkins University are exploring new treatments for vision loss after growing human retinas from scratch, according...

    healthytime, Research
  • By Time   -   Oct 11, 2018

    HERE'S HOW TO TELL IF YOU HAVE A COLD OR THE FLU

    Your nose is dripping like a leaky faucet, your throat is sore and you can't stop sneezing. You don't have a fever, but you feel wiped...

    Nose, Flu, Cold, public health
  • By Time   -   Oct 11, 2018

    WANT A STANDING DESK? SHOW THIS STUDY TO YOUR BOSS

    Standing desks became trendy because of their ability to cut into your sitting time , thereby improving your health and wellness in...

    Hospital, healthytime, Research
  • By Time   -   Oct 10, 2018

    EVEN ‘NON-TOXIC' NAIL POLISH MAY CONTAIN HARMFUL CHEMICALS, STUDY SAYS

    Cosmetics are subject to very few regulations in the U.S. While they fall under Food and Drug Administration purview , current laws...

    Nail, Food, Drugs, healthytime, toxins
  • By Time   -   Oct 10, 2018

    HERE'S WHY YOU SHOULDN'T TAKE A SLEEPING PILL EVERY NIGHT

    Tens of millions of Americans struggle to sleep at night, and many of them turn to sleeping pills for relief. Prescription and over-the-counter...

    Senior, Drugs, Sleep, AIDS, Brain, Baby Boomer Health, sleep
  • By Time   -   Oct 8, 2018

    6 MINNESOTA KIDS HAVE DEVELOPED A RARE, POLIO-LIKE ILLNESS-AND HEALTH OFFICIALS DON'T KNOW WHY

    Six Minnesota children have recently been diagnosed with a rare, polio-like nervous system disorder that can cause paralysis - and...

    healthytime, Minnesota, onetime
  • By Time   -   Oct 6, 2018

    OPIOID BILL SHOWS CONGRESS CAN STILL WORK TOGETHER

    In a week dominated by Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation battle and the partisan divisions it exposed, the Senate also showed it's...

  • By Time   -   Oct 6, 2018

    ADULTS UP TO AGE 45 CAN NOW GET THE HPV VACCINE

    Adults up to age 45 can now be vaccinated against human papillomavirus , reducing their chances of getting cervical, oral and other...

    Vaccination, Drugs, Cancer, Food, healthytime, onetime, public health
  • By Time   -   Oct 5, 2018

    YES, YOU SHOULD GET A FLU SHOT IN 2018. HERE'S EVERYTHING TO KNOW

    The 2017-2018 flu season was a bad one. The dominant viral strain, H3N2, was a particularly severe form of influenza, leading to widespread...

    Flu, healthytime, onetime, public health
  • By Time   -   Oct 5, 2018

    THERAPY DOGS CAN SPREAD SUPERBUGS TO KIDS, HOSPITAL FINDS

    Therapy dogs can bring more than joy and comfort to hospitalized kids. They can also bring stubborn germs. Doctors at Johns Hopkins...

    Hospital, Cancer, health, onetime, Research
  • By Time   -   Oct 4, 2018

    DRINKING MORE THAN THREE TIMES A WEEK MAY HARM YOUR HEALTH, STUDY SAYS

    Decades-old advice about alcohol has recently come under fire, with two recent studies suggesting that even a moderate drinking habit...

    Alcohol, Diet, Nutrition, healthytime