Eggs are bad for your heart - it's no yolk

Chan School of Public Health, said in an email. A recent study found that egg yolk contains higher level of cholesterol, which ultimately increases the chances of heart disease and early death. "However, this intake or anything more also depend... More..

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Another Top Drug, Aspirin, No Longer Recommended For Heart Attack Prevention
by | Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Another Top Drug, Aspirin, No Longer Recommended For Heart Attack Prevention

He nonetheless said aspirin can still be life-saving for those who had open heart surgery and stroke . The American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association announced the new guideline...More..

Daily aspirin to prevent heart attacks no longer recommended for older adults
by | Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Daily aspirin to prevent heart attacks no longer recommended for older adults

A new report from the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association says the drug "should be used infrequently" for the objective of preventing cardiovascular disease "because of lack of net be...More..

President Buhari: End of HIV/AIDS in sight in Nigeria
by | Sunday, March 17, 2019

President Buhari: End of HIV/AIDS in sight in Nigeria

The Nigerian HIV/AIDs Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS ) indicates that about 1.9 million Nigerians are now living with the disease, the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has said. He added that...More..

'25 Million Nigerians Living With Chronic Kidney Disease'
by | Sunday, March 17, 2019

'25 Million Nigerians Living With Chronic Kidney Disease'

Smoking also increases the risk of kidney cancer. These people either require dialysis and/or kidney transplantation as a form of medical treatment. Concise News presents to you five golden rules to reduce ...More..

Eating eggs can lead to higher risk of cardiovascular disease
by | Saturday, March 16, 2019

Eating eggs can lead to higher risk of cardiovascular disease

Researchers at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and elsewhere pooled results from six previous studies, analyzing data on nearly 30,000 USA adults who self-reported daily food intake. Con...More..

Richard Neal slams Trump budget's proposed Medicare cuts
by | Thursday, March 14, 2019

Richard Neal slams Trump budget's proposed Medicare cuts

President Trump's federal budget proposal has made it crystal clear that he does not prioritize education or the future of our children. The Trump administration predicts a savings of $130 billion over the next...More..

Parents sending unimmunised children to school despite warnings
by | Thursday, March 14, 2019

Parents sending unimmunised children to school despite warnings

Parents would need to present certification that their children had been properly immunized before they could be placed back in school or end the fines. The study has long since been discredited but the confide...More..

Justin Bieber Is Fighting His Demons And Needs Our Prayers
by | Thursday, March 14, 2019

Justin Bieber Is Fighting His Demons And Needs Our Prayers

A source revealed back in February that the singer is batting depression and has been having a hard time. Additionally, the source told People that his struggles have nothing to do with his marriage to Hail...More..

Eye scan may detect early signs of Alzheimer's
by | Thursday, March 14, 2019

Eye scan may detect early signs of Alzheimer's

Three biomarkers that indicate Alzheimer's disease and mild cognitive impairment have been identified by researchers from the University of Alberta, findings which may be groundbreaking if proven worthy of ...More..

Measles in Canterbury now 'in widespread circulation' as infections rise to 25
by | Thursday, March 14, 2019

Measles in Canterbury now 'in widespread circulation' as infections rise to 25

Vaccine conspiracy theories, as well as fears of vaccines linked with autism in children, are clear to see on social media and other areas of the internet. "Immunisation is the only sure way to avoid getting me...More..

California Man Learns He’s Dying from Doctor on Robot Video
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

California Man Learns He’s Dying from Doctor on Robot Video

Photo Ernest Quintana died from chronic lung disease. Would you agree that there's nothing "warm and intimate" about a doctor's robot video message telling a patient they most likely will not be going home...More..

J&J prices ketamine-like depression treatment at $590-$885 for two doses
by | Tuesday, March 12, 2019

J&J prices ketamine-like depression treatment at $590-$885 for two doses

Johnson & Johnson's new nasal spray contains the chemical mirror image of ketamine , which has previously been called a "party drug" because of its quasi-psychedelic effects. In that trial, patients in stable ...More..

Facebook plans to pull anti-vaccine groups and pages to combat misinformation
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Facebook plans to pull anti-vaccine groups and pages to combat misinformation

They say vaccine hesitancy is a top 10 global threat, along with HIV, Ebola, and climate change. The company said it would reduce the ranking of groups and pages that spread misinformation about vaccination...More..

Vaccine boost as measles cases rise in Canterbury
by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Vaccine boost as measles cases rise in Canterbury

The Arizona Department of Health Services is working with Pima County Public Health Department to learn if there was any community exposure to the disease. Measles can be prevented with the MMR vaccine. The c...More..

by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

Brie Larson hopes Captain Marvel will trigger diversity conversations

This presale figure is particularly impressive considering Captain Marvel's alter ego, Carol Danvers, is a relatively unknown character to non-comic readers. Taff declined to address " Captain Marvel " foes...More..

Unvaccinated Oregon boy had 'severe' tetanus
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

Unvaccinated Oregon boy had 'severe' tetanus

Rushed to the hospital where even the doctors were surprised to diagnose this case after so many years, 30 years to be more precise according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). On day 44...More..

Finland's entire government resigns after breakdown of agreement on welfare state reform
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

Finland's entire government resigns after breakdown of agreement on welfare state reform

Sipila, a former businessman who earned millions as an IT entrepreneur before becoming prime minister in 2015, has made health and social reform one of his top priorities in office, seeing a shake-up as necessa...More..

The London Patient and an HIV ‘Cure’: What You Need to Know
by | Sunday, March 10, 2019

The London Patient and an HIV ‘Cure’: What You Need to Know

The doctors stressed the need for proper guidelines around the new treatment, which, if proved successful in more cases, could change lives of millions of people. The transplant involves killing nearly all the ...More..

Facebook, Instagram to remove vaccine misinformation content
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Facebook, Instagram to remove vaccine misinformation content

It will do this by reducing their ranking and not including them as recommendations or predictions in search. Global health organisations, such as the World Health Organisation and the US Centres for Disease ...More..

Ebola Response In DR Congo 'Failing' To Contain Outbreak: MSF
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Ebola Response In DR Congo 'Failing' To Contain Outbreak: MSF

The medical aid group has temporarily suspended its operations at two treatment centres located in the epidemic's epicentre after both were set ablaze by unknown attackers. There were signs the outbreak - the s...More..

Eating allium vegetables decreases the risk of colorectal cancer
by | Saturday, March 09, 2019

Eating allium vegetables decreases the risk of colorectal cancer

Symptoms are not always present with precancerous polyps, or colorectal cancer. That's one of the reasons people may not discover they have colorectal cancer until late stages of the disease. Kane said African-...More..

J&J's nasal spray antidepressant wins US approval
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

J&J's nasal spray antidepressant wins US approval

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Dennis Charney , dean of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in NY. "Controlled clinical trials that studied the safety and efficacy of this drug, along with ca...More..

Second person cured of HIV in major medical breakthrough
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Second person cured of HIV in major medical breakthrough

The patient's name, nationality or age is not public. The London patient has been free of the virus for a substantial amount of time, he acknowledges, but at this point, "it's still possible for the virus to ...More..

Fitbit's Versa Lite has (almost) all the features at a lower price
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Fitbit's Versa Lite has (almost) all the features at a lower price

Fitbit will continue to test and iterate on Rewards and other software experiences in advance of launching a paid premium service offering later in the year. If you've used the Fitbit Versa , you'll know a lot...More..

Ariana Grande to launch new drink and playlists with Starbucks
by | Friday, March 08, 2019

Ariana Grande to launch new drink and playlists with Starbucks

The cloud macchiato, as a Starbucks blog noted , arrives almost three decades after its initial macchiato offerings in the late 1980s. Lester Fabian Brathwaite is a Brooklyn-based writer, editor, bon vivan...More..

Teen testifies to Senate why he defied his mom to get vaccinated
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Teen testifies to Senate why he defied his mom to get vaccinated

But Lindenberger, still 18, said he did his own research and became convinced that information in defence of vaccines outweighed the concerns of the so-called anti-vax movement. All states require children to...More..

‘London patient’ is world’s second ever in HIV remission
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

‘London patient’ is world’s second ever in HIV remission

In the case of both Brown and now the London patient, the new blood cells transplanted into them were from donors who had two copies of a gene mutation for the CCR5 receptor. Gupta said the treatment is not a...More..

Lilly offers half-price insulin in counter to drug cost pressure
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Lilly offers half-price insulin in counter to drug cost pressure

USA drugmaker Eli Lilly and Co plans to sell a half-price version of its Humalog insulin injection, as it fends off criticism about rising drug prices. "The significant rebates we pay on insulins do not dir...More..

Second man seems to be free of AIDS virus after transplant
by | Thursday, March 07, 2019

Second man seems to be free of AIDS virus after transplant

An HIV-positive man in the United Kingdom has officially become the second person in the world to be cleared of the Aids virus. HIV experts said the importance of a second "cure" can't be underestimated. He...More..