Medicine

The Plague Is Back: Idaho Child Shows Symptoms of the Rare Disease

Occasionally some humans do get infected with Yersinia pestis , usually through a flea or animal bite, according to Health.com . An Idaho child was infe...


Do Religious People Live Longer? New Study Says Yes

The obituaries that were used included details of religious affiliations, marriages, activities, hobbies and habits which are not otherwise found in census data...


Palatine Parks hosts Marion County Relay For Life

Lori Coleman said she became a caregiver after working as a personal care assistant for Marcia Klaith. "And I was stage two colon cancer", said Johnson. No matt...


Recruitment boost for NHS amid moves to relax curbs on…

Our workload is escalating both in terms of volume and complexity, yet despite the government's pledge for 5,000 more family doctors by 2020, the number of Glob...


Kate Spade's brother-in-law donates money to those affected by mental illness

NPR reported that, although the majority of suicide-related deaths now are among boys and men, the number of girls and women taking their own lives is rising. ...


TN added to list of states affected by salmonella outbreak

Thirty-one people have been hospitalized in the outbreak, the CDC said, and no deaths have been reported. Of those, 31% have been children under the age of 5,...


As summer approaches, so does the West Nile Virus

You should contact your local health department, which will determine if the bird will be picked up for testing. People can develop fevers, tremors, muscle we...


The food at the workplace may not be healthy for the employees

Donuts , cookies, pastries, the candy dish, the vending machine and more - are office foods making people fat? Only 8 percent of survey participants bought fo...


More than 200 common prescription drugs might cause depression

As per the lead author of the study , Dima Mazen Qato from the Illinois University the use of drugs having suicidal or depression as the possible side effect...


Erectile Dysfunction Linked To Higher Chances Of Heart Problems In Men

According to the researchers, men who reported erectile dysfunction - the inability to achieve or maintain an erection for satisfactory sexual intercourse - w...


Kitchen towels are risk factor for home-based food poisoning

Another 14 percent contained Staphylococcus aureus , which, if it gets into food, can produce toxins triggering food poisoning , per Live Science . coli as...


Are You Feeling Hangry? | The University Network

There is a more profound explanation why some people get hangry - the state of being irritable when hungry - than a mere decrease of blood sugar levels. In a la...


Don’t Be Afraid to Talk With Someone

Also valuable to the cause of suicide prevention was a USA Today story by columnist Kirsten Powers and an Instagram post by rock star Dave Navarro , who ...


Idaho child diagnosed with plague; only fifth human case in state history

It can be transmitted to humans through direct contact with an infected animal or flea, but person-to-person transmission is considered extremely rare. In the U...


U.S. Babies, Toddlers Eat Way Too Much Added Sugar, Study Finds

The 2015 DGA Advisory Committee did propose that all Americans cut their intake of solid fats and added sugars as an effective strategy to pare calories and f...


"Missing Letters" Encourage Blood Donation

Many rarely think about blood until someone we love needs it and it's missing from hospital shelves. According to Donor Recruitment Director Mary Pucel, the R...


Keep Your Eyes on Hot Stock of Monday- Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC)

These guidelines do not hold true in all situations, but they are a good general aid in trading decisions. Short Ratio of stock is 6.88. The focus shift o...


American toddlers consume way too much added sugar, says study

But by the time children reached between 1 and 2 years old, nearly all of the sugar those children got was added . A representative study of toddlers showed ...


Envision Healthcare (EVHC) Lowered to "Market Perform" at William Blair

W. E. Donoghue & Co. SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its stake in Envision Healthcare by 334.4% in the fourth quarter. Fox Run Management L.L.C. bought a ne...


Mother issues warning after MS girl diagnosed with ‘tick paralysis’

A five-year-old girl from MS woke up one morning in June and couldn't walk. It was unclear what type of tick bit her daughter. Kailyn was taken to University ...