Throw away all your romaine lettuce, no matter where it’s from — CDC

The warning includes all types of romaine lettuce and any salad mix that contains romaine lettuce. All of those cases have been linked to romaine lettuce, and the CDC said consumers should not eat any romaine lettuce of any kind, as "no common grow... More..

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Cleaning Your Baby's Pacifier By Sucking On It May Do Baby Good
by | Sunday, November 18, 2018

Cleaning Your Baby's Pacifier By Sucking On It May Do Baby Good

Nearly three-fifths (58 per cent) reported their child regularly using a dummy. That's according to results from a study of 128 parents and their children, conducted by Henry Ford Health System in Detro...More..

Bhutan observes World Antibiotics Awareness week
by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Bhutan observes World Antibiotics Awareness week

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ), each year in the U.S.at least 2 million people are infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and at least 23,000 people die as a result b...More..

Blood Pressure Recall: Medication Recalled By FDA For Cancer Risk
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Blood Pressure Recall: Medication Recalled By FDA For Cancer Risk

They come in 1000-count plastic bottles labeled NDC 0781-5207-10 with a lot number of JB8912. However, it's a bit more surprising because this type of thing had happened earlier year also when the same contam...More..

No 'single' My Health Record opt-out deadline: Greg Hunt
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

No 'single' My Health Record opt-out deadline: Greg Hunt

The opt-out system failed for the second time in eight days on Wednesday, when the Australian Digital Health Agency reported a surge in calls to its helpline and people trying to opt out online said the web...More..

National Exercise Guidelines Now Say 'Just Move'
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

National Exercise Guidelines Now Say 'Just Move'

A major update to the USA physical activity guidelines, published this week in the Journal of the American Medical Association , offers a solution. The findings were published Monday in the Journal of the A...More..

Withings Pulse HR: Specs, price, release date, and features
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Withings Pulse HR: Specs, price, release date, and features

When using the tracker in Workout Mode, the display changes to consistently show your heart rate and a timer so you can keep track of how long you've been working out. Plus, it promises 20 days of battery life....More..

DeepMind Health Team Moving to Google
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

DeepMind Health Team Moving to Google

In that time, we've also made major advances in healthcare AI research: "detecting eye disease more quickly and accurately than experts; planning cancer radiotherapy treatment in seconds rather than hours; an...More..

Limiting social media to 10 minutes a day can improve mental health
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Limiting social media to 10 minutes a day can improve mental health

Could you limit your social network use to just 10 minutes a day? This isn't the first study to show that social media use and loneliness or depression are correlated, but this is the first one that says ther...More..

Pfizer to help prevent global public health threat of antimicrobial resistance
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Pfizer to help prevent global public health threat of antimicrobial resistance

Watch antibiotics, a category that includes third-generation cephalosporins, carbapenems, and other drugs that should be used with caution due to their potential to promote resistance, accounted for less than...More..

Conjoined twins successfully separated by surgery in Australia
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Conjoined twins successfully separated by surgery in Australia

Crameri said he was not able to determine the extent to which their organs were connected ahead of the surgery. 'It will be really interesting to see what will happen once the girls are separated'. Head of ...More..

Should kids get flu shot or nasal spray vaccine?
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Should kids get flu shot or nasal spray vaccine?

Some 70,000 people in the United States died from flu last season, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . It's never too early to get the flu shot. "Influenza can influence cardiovascu...More..

Carefully engineered flu shots are both safe and effective
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Carefully engineered flu shots are both safe and effective

Too many vaccinated people still get the flu, and when it comes to research funding to address this problem, our public health agencies seem little exercised about it. Flu viruses are constantly changing. Marsh...More..

Health ministry rolls out Ebola vaccination in five prone districts
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Health ministry rolls out Ebola vaccination in five prone districts

Redfield told The Washington Post . Uganda is to administer an experimental Ebola vaccine for health workers in high-risk areas bordering the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Although several studies ha...More..

Early risers less likely to get breast cancer
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Early risers less likely to get breast cancer

Analysis showed women who slept longer than seven to eight hours a night - the amount recommended - increased their chances of being diagnosed with the disease by 20% per additional hour spent sleeping. Aroun...More..

Ariana Grande's Ex-Boyfriend Ricky Alvarez Responds to 'Thank U, Next'
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Ariana Grande's Ex-Boyfriend Ricky Alvarez Responds to 'Thank U, Next'

Ariana added, "I've got a lot of work to do but it's a start to even be aware that it's possible". The singer revealed on Twitter that both Big Sean and Ricky Alvarez heard the single before she releas...More..

US FDA Approves New-and Very Potent-Painkiller, Despite Warnings
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

US FDA Approves New-and Very Potent-Painkiller, Despite Warnings

Each would come in a plastic applicator that looks like a syringe. "We believe the unique features of Dsuvia are an important leap forward in the management of acute pain and patient care in these settings", ...More..

Police raid prophet Magaya
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Police raid prophet Magaya

The court heard Magaya attempted to destroy some of the exhibits by flashing them in the office toilets and burning the containers which were however covered half burnt. "I carry a very important apology to the...More..

Protein Supplements Market | Industry Growth, Trends and Forecast Till 2024
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

Protein Supplements Market | Industry Growth, Trends and Forecast Till 2024

In light of these standpoints, the Protein Powders market report finishes up the future balance of the market globally. What are the conclusions of the Protein Chip Market report? Scope and produc...More..

Health leaders strongly recommend getting flu shot
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Health leaders strongly recommend getting flu shot

The vaccine is also available at no charge for clients of long-term care facilities in interim or transitional care beds, respite care clients and new, unimmunized residents admitted during the flu season. No m...More..

ACA enrollment period begins in Delaware
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

ACA enrollment period begins in Delaware

All plans offered through the marketplace must offer comprehensive health coverage - including key consumer protections like no discrimination against people with preexisting health conditions - and cover a var...More..

Trio of paraplegics walk again thanks to electrical stimulation
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Trio of paraplegics walk again thanks to electrical stimulation

David when was asked about this, he told that this treatment really meant a lot of him and he was surprised that how this really worked and what could have he done if he was not able to walk. "I was like, shoul...More..

A Handle on your Health: Influenza time again
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

A Handle on your Health: Influenza time again

There are at least 17 pharmacies and health centers in Plattsburgh alone where residents can get vaccinated. The importance of knowing how to protect yourself and others is crucial as this year's flu, like in y...More..

Dogs Can Sniff Out Malaria in Worn Socks
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Dogs Can Sniff Out Malaria in Worn Socks

Said to be one of the greatest public health success stories, global malaria control may get a shot in the arm if countries can strategically use dogs to sniff and detect malaria-infected individuals. By flag...More..

Nurse Niels Högel goes on trial in Germany over 100 patient deaths
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Nurse Niels Högel goes on trial in Germany over 100 patient deaths

Each time, the nurse followed a similar procedure; he would inject his patient with a medication triggering a cardiac arrest, which would follow an attempted resuscitation. The current trial, which started with...More..

Early signs to identify Breast Cancer
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Early signs to identify Breast Cancer

Many visitors to the event wore pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Breast Unit of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) has debunked myths associated with breast cancer risks, diagnosis...More..

Ninth child dies in New Jersey facility suffering adenovirus outbreak
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Ninth child dies in New Jersey facility suffering adenovirus outbreak

The New Jersey Department of Health says the medically fragile child with a respiratory illness died Saturday evening at a hospital. In some versions of a story October 25 about a viral outbreak, The Assoc...More..

Budget 2018: Labour's John McDonnell under fire for backing Conservative tax cuts
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Budget 2018: Labour's John McDonnell under fire for backing Conservative tax cuts

Paul Johnson, director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, said: "He's just simply made a decision to spend all of that". "If I were a prison governor, a local authority chief executive or a head teacher, I ...More..

Here's Why Some Terminal Patients Feel Alienated by Breast Cancer Awareness Month
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Here's Why Some Terminal Patients Feel Alienated by Breast Cancer Awareness Month

After complications arose from the chemo, she received radiation from November 2017 to March 2018. "It has kept her going". She started a nonprofit called Hope Scarves, which collects and sends scarves paired w...More..

Meghan and Harry given traditional Maori greeting in New Zealand
by | Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Meghan and Harry given traditional Maori greeting in New Zealand

Prince Harry is continuing to dote on his little prince or princess-to-be during his 16-day worldwide tour with pregnant Meghan Markle . In 1893, New Zealand became the first country to allow women to v...More..