Baby girl breaks into infectious laughter after hearing her sister’s voice

Hearing voices clearly for the first time made Scarlet laugh uncontrollably as she started to discover a whole new world of sounds. But when Scarlet was fitted with her first set of hearing aids her life and the lives of her big sister and mother w... More..

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Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., (NASDAQ: WBA)
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., (NASDAQ: WBA)

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding WBA? Capital Advisors Ltd. LLC increased its position in shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance by 1,150.3% during the third quarter. WoodTrust Financial Corp now ...More..

Oh come on, that's no way to treat long-term back pain
by | Friday, January 18, 2019

Oh come on, that's no way to treat long-term back pain

But did it work though? The man said he had been injecting his own semen, without medical advice, as an " innovative " method to treat his lower back pain. Following the treatment with antibiotics, the redn...More..

Million People Have Already Been Sick With the Flu Says CDC
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Million People Have Already Been Sick With the Flu Says CDC

Flu activity remained elevated for the 2018-2019 flu season, but most influenza indicators were down sharply from last year's high-severity flu season, according to the most recent CDC data. This year - in Sa...More..

Uri Day 3 in overseas
by | Monday, January 14, 2019

Uri Day 3 in overseas

The film is directed by debutant Aditya Dhar and produced by Ronnie Screwvala under his banner RSVP Movies. While the former is a biopic based on India's former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and gives us a gl...More..

A Much Milder Flu Season This Year Featured font size +
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

A Much Milder Flu Season This Year Featured font size +

The CDC also estimates that between 2.9 million and 3.5 million people have seen a doctor because of the flu since the season began in October. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , m...More..

High-fiber diet linked to lower risk of death and chronic diseases
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

High-fiber diet linked to lower risk of death and chronic diseases

After looking at 40 years worth of studies and tests, he found that higher intakes of fiber reduced body weight, total cholesterol, and mortality. NEW YORK, Jan 12 ― New research commissioned by the World He...More..

Mayor De Blasio Shuts Down Rumors About Possible Presidency Bid
by | Sunday, January 13, 2019

Mayor De Blasio Shuts Down Rumors About Possible Presidency Bid

No new taxes are going towards the program. De Blasio said the city would also expand "3-K" (pre-K for 3-year-olds) to about a third of the city's school districts, legalize marijuana "the right way", and get...More..

Belly fat 'linked to brain shrinkage' and could raise risk of Alzheimer's
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Belly fat 'linked to brain shrinkage' and could raise risk of Alzheimer's

Grey matter in the brain consists mostly of nerve cells while "white matter" is made up of connecting nerve fibres. The study found that people with both a high BMI and high waist-to-hip ratio had the lowes...More..

Apple cuts Q1 iPhone production by 10%
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Apple cuts Q1 iPhone production by 10%

And to make matters worse, it seems that Apple could soon transfer much of its production to Pegatron, another famous assembler, in the hope of avoiding further bans on sales, in addition to the bans already re...More..

Tim Cook:
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Tim Cook: "Apple’s Greatest Contribution To Mankind Will Be "About Health"

The world relies on a "strong USA and China for the world economy to be strong". Cook said that both the Watch and AirPods were popular. It appears as if Apple is gearing up to finally launch its streaming se...More..

Woman Suffers Rare Medical Condition Rendering her Unable to Hear Men's Voices
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

Woman Suffers Rare Medical Condition Rendering her Unable to Hear Men's Voices

She recalled feeling nauseous the night before and having ringing in her ears. A Chinese woman's rare health condition has reportedly rendered her unable to hear the voices of males - including her own ...More..

CEO quits after vegetative patient has baby
by | Saturday, January 12, 2019

CEO quits after vegetative patient has baby

The Hacienda HealthCare company's CEO Bill Timmons resigned from his position after news of the sexual assault went public. The sources added to the news outlet that investigators are evaluating other...More..

Mayor Invoice de Blasio proclaims healthcare plan for NYC uninsured
by | Friday, January 11, 2019

Mayor Invoice de Blasio proclaims healthcare plan for NYC uninsured

Unlike the MetroPlus plan, NYC Care is a program that leverages the city's hospital system. On Tuesday, DeBlasio unveiled NYC Care, a program will guarantee health care for the estimated 600,000 New Yorke...More..

Flu cases starting to surge, with kids and teens especially vulnerable: doctors
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

Flu cases starting to surge, with kids and teens especially vulnerable: doctors

The flu is making its rounds in nearly every state around the country and more people are coming down with the common flu symptoms. "The graph of flu activity in our hospital is just increasing", he explains....More..

NHS Long Term Plan to save up to 500000 lives
by | Thursday, January 10, 2019

NHS Long Term Plan to save up to 500000 lives

The plan is to prevent around 23,000 premature deaths and 50,000 hospital admissions in the next decade. "The launch of the NHS long-term plan marks an historic step to secure its future and offers a visio...More..

Healthcare Facility Chief Quits After Woman in Coma Gives Birth
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Healthcare Facility Chief Quits After Woman in Coma Gives Birth

Staff at the facility in Phoenix , Arizona were apparently unaware that the patient - who has been in a vegetative state for more than a decade - was pregnant before she had a baby boy. Sgt. Tommy Thompson...More..

De Blasio announces health care coverage for all New Yorkers
by | Wednesday, January 09, 2019

De Blasio announces health care coverage for all New Yorkers

But the city already does that. NYC Care, de Blasio's new program, will provide coverage to the New Yorkers who are now using the emergency room as their sole health care provider. Officials aren't committing...More..

Higher use of social media linked to depression in girls
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Higher use of social media linked to depression in girls

Only four per cent of girls reported not using social media compared to ten per cent of boys. The results prompted renewed concern about the rapidly accumulating evidence that many more girls and young women ...More..

Global stocks soar on dovish Fed, strong U.S. jobs data
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Global stocks soar on dovish Fed, strong U.S. jobs data

Trump has for months criticized the Fed chief for raising rates, and Bloomberg News reported December 21 that the president had discussed firing Powell. The U.S. central bank hiked interest rates four times las...More..

FDA Recall of Heart Meds Grows Due to Cancer Risk
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

FDA Recall of Heart Meds Grows Due to Cancer Risk

The agency stresses that not all valsartan and related products are under recall, only specific lots. The FDA is advising patients prescribed these medications to continue to take them, as the health risks ma...More..

Looking To Lose Weight In 2019? Here's The Best Diets Rundown
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Looking To Lose Weight In 2019? Here's The Best Diets Rundown

For 2019, the Mediterranean diet took home the top award. Developed by researchers at the National Institutes of Health, the DASH diet focuses on reducing high blood pressure with low-sodium foods, which ...More..

Report says Mediterranean Diet is best in 2019
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Report says Mediterranean Diet is best in 2019

Once again in the top spot is the Mediterranean diet for 2019. It also ranked No. 1 in a few category rankings, including best heart-healthy diet and best plant-based diet. A 2018 study found the DASH die...More..

Flu activity increasing across Indiana
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Flu activity increasing across Indiana

Minnesota's flu season runs from around October to May, Schultz said. Hospitals were setting up tents and triage units in parking lots, as the more aggressive strain took hold across the country. "It's misera...More..

Mass Attorney General Appeals Affordable Care Act Ruling With Multi-state Coalition
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Mass Attorney General Appeals Affordable Care Act Ruling With Multi-state Coalition

The case could end up being decided by the Supreme Court , which on two prior occasions has issued decisions that kept much of Obamacare intact. Attorney General Herring and the coalition will continue to de...More..

Swedish hospital isolates patient amid Ebola suspicion
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Swedish hospital isolates patient amid Ebola suspicion

Doctors in the Uppsala hospital are now awaiting test results to see if their worst suspicions are confirmed. Patients who meant to go to the A&E at Enköping hospital were told to go instead to a primary care...More..

Nancy Pelosi Won't Rule out the Indictment of President Trump
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Nancy Pelosi Won't Rule out the Indictment of President Trump

Although Pelosi said in a statement afterward that "we welcome the presence of these activists", the episode highlighted a growing rift between establishment Democrats and up-and-coming politicians such as Ocas...More..

Possible Ebola exposure to arrive in Nebraska
by | Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Possible Ebola exposure to arrive in Nebraska

He or she is not exhibiting symptoms, but the hemorrhagic fever can spread through direct contact and can incubate for up to three weeks before a person becomes symptomatic. More than 350 people have died in th...More..

CDC reports a national uptick in the number of flu cases
by | Monday, December 31, 2018

CDC reports a national uptick in the number of flu cases

As of last Saturday, nine states have high flu activity. These states include Alabama, Colorado, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, New Mexico, South Carolina and New York City. The weather is ...More..

New Yorkers are urged to get flu shot as influenza cases spike
by | Sunday, December 30, 2018

New Yorkers are urged to get flu shot as influenza cases spike

Andrew M. Cuomo said in a news release. Flu season generally runs from October until April. The number of people getting sick from the flu in MI is lower than this same time past year, according to statisti...More..