Medicine

Google Fit update brings home screen widgets

Lastly, a new Wear OS feature will walk you through a breathing exercise if you're feeling in need of a relaxing little break from whatever you're doing. Goog...


Say no to raw cookie dough — CDC warns

Flour and raw eggs can contain bacteria and salmonella , which of course, can make you sick . In 2016, an E. coli outbreak linked to raw cookie dough sicken...


Woman Uses Neti Pot, Ends Up With Brain-Eating Amoeba

Rather than filling up the neti pot with saline or sterile water as is recommended she used tap water filtered through a store-bough filter, researchers found...


United Kingdom parliament vote on Brexit deal to go ahead on December 11

A No 10 spokesperson said the vote was going ahead on Tuesday as planned and that any other suggestions were "speculation". He said: "If parliament does not a...


Most US adults haven't gotten a flu shot this season

This year's Flu strain is more risky for younger people. People who become less likely to believe misinformation about vaccine safety are not necessarily more...


Worldwide hunt for rare blood to help Miami girl fight cancer

This is the reason why it's that much more hard to find someone else who's blood is also missing the Indian-B Antigen. "The possibility of us finding a compatib...


Woman dies from rare brain-eating disease after using neti pot

But what doctors initially thought was a brain tumor turned out to be rare amoebas that were attacking her brain. Now a case study recently published in th...


Baby from dead donor's womb gives infertile hope

Get live updates in Agriculture by subscribing to the new farmers TV SMS service. It is a very good thing compared to a live donor, she noted . Falcone sai...


Man coughs up part of lung while being treated for heart failure

On Monday, the New England Journal of Medicine tweeted a startling picture as part of its " Images in Clinical Medicine " photo series , which features pho...


Australian Scientists Develop Incredible '10 Minute' Cancer Cell Test

Relatively affordable and simple testing was made possible due to the team's discovery of cancer DNA and normal DNA sticking to metal surfaces in very differe...


First baby born using uterus transplant from dead donor, doctors say

Uterine factor infertility is infertility in women born without a uterus; loss of the organ due to hysterectomy, cancer or postpartum haemorrhage; or a congen...


ECG Functionality Comes to Apple Watch

The all-important watchOS 5.1.2 update is rolling out now, so you should have it on your smartwatch over the next couple of days. Officially, the ECG featu...


Lake in Karnataka drained after discovery of HIV-infected body

Reports say that the body of the deceased was found floating on the lake on November 29 and it was half-eaten by the fishes. The only option left for the offi...


Recall Alert on infant Ibuprofen

Company Tris Pharama Inc. released a press release that includes 3 lot numbers of medicine that may contain a higher concentration of the drug that is safe for ...


Chemicals in Self-Care Products Linked to Early Puberty in Girls

Early puberty in children has been linked to behavioural problems, earlier sexual activity, elevated stress and increased risk of breast cancer in later life. T...


British MP becomes first to reveal to parliament that he has HIV

Minister Aamer Mehmood Kiani said that Pakistan has an estimated 150,000 people living with HIV while only 25,000 are registered at the 33HIV treatment centres ...


New Jersey hospitals rank high in Leapfrog Group's performance rating

Highlighting its nationally recognized achievements in patient safety and quality, UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest was named a "Top Teaching Hospital" ...


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez commits to paying her interns $15 an hour

So, we will award Four Pinocchios to Ocasio-Cortez", they wrote . After her election win in November, she disclosed to the New York Times that she was unable ...


MSDH reports first flu case of 2018

The flu, caused by infection from the influenza virus, can last for a few days or a few weeks depending on the severity of your infection and your overall healt...


United States Life Expectancy Is Down

The new paper, believed to be the first to quantify firearm-related loss of life for black and white Americans of different ages, helps to partially explain tho...