Medicine

NHS spending boost will increase burden of taxation, says Jeremy Hunt

But instead of acclaiming her as the NHS savior, critics noticed she lacks the money to pay for the new outlays. Analysis published by the Institute for Fisc...


Woman strangles bobcat to death in front yard in Georgia

The Athens-Banner Herald said Phillips' cousin Amy Leann Mize has set up a crowdfunding page to raise money to help her cover her rabies shots. Phillips sai...


World Health Organisation Classifies Gaming Addiction as a Mental Health Disorder

A draft of the International Classification of Diseases manual includes a new definition for "gaming disorder " that is now pending approval. This decision b...


Vitamin D cuts breast cancer risk

The vitamin, found in fatty fish and sunshine, was found to strengthen resistance to stomach tumors by blocking a common gateway that cancer cells pass through ...


Toxic Giant Hogweed Plant Has Spread to Virginia

If you live near a giant hogweed, don't try to mow or weed-whack the plant. To learn about the identification of giant hogweed and compare it to common look-a...


'Gaming Disorder' Now Officialy Recognized as a Mental illness

Still, not all medical officials believe gaming disorder is a stand-alone condition. "The person does so much gaming that other interests and activities are...


Video game addiction is now being recognised as a mental health condition

He said most interventions or treatments are "based on the principles and methods of cognitive behavioral therapy". It's worth noting that WHO's stance on ...


Heat Advisory In Effect For Kosciusko County

Still, much of Minnesota and Wisconsin will see temperatures dropping by more than 10 degrees between Sunday and Monday , along with a cut in the humidity. M...


Doctor suspended for berating basketball player suffering from anxiety attack

You were the least sick of all the people who were here who are dying ", Keegstra snaps, leaning over his hospital bed. Now don't try to tell me you can't mov...


Video Game Addiction is Real Disease

ICD-11, which has been over a decade in the making, provides significant improvements on previous versions. The concept of video game addiction is nearly as o...


Video game companies dispute ‘gaming disorder’ addiction definition

A major venture for the World Health Organization is creating and maintaining the International Classification of Diseases , which is a grading system that ass...


Georgia woman strangles rabid bobcat while her young granddaughter slept

Phillips said the almost 40-pound bobcat then landed on her chest and charged at her face. "I grabbed it by the shoulders and pushed it back away from me ... ...


County’s First West Nile Infections of 2018 Confirmed

Monitoring for West Nile virus in IL includes laboratory tests for mosquito batches, dead crows, blue jays, robins and other perching birds, as well as testing ...


New study finds e-cigarettes can cause heart damage

She's an assistant professor of medicine at Boston University School of Medicine . "These cells make this gas when they are healthy and happy". "Increased ...


These 15 USA cities are hotspots for kids not getting vaccines

Researchers also identified 15 metropolitan cities with higher rates of vaccination exemptions (where more than 5 percent of kindergarten-age kids are unvaccina...


Carbs And Fats, The Brain Is Wired To Love The Combination

Dana Small, senior author of the study and director of Yale University's Modern Diet and Physiology Research Center said that the study also asked the partici...


Grandma attacked, kills bobcat with bare hands

Although she suffered a broken finger and several bite and claw wounds to her hands, arms, chest and legs, the grandmother kept the bobcat trapped between her h...


Health Department says Cyclospora Infections in Minnesota Increasing, Identify New Source

Epidemiologist supervisor, Trisha Robinson said, "We do not have any indication at this time that the two outbreaks are related". Those affected ate at the Sono...


Billy Caldwell's cannabis oil returned by Home Office

A Home Office spokesman said: "We are deeply sympathetic to the extremely hard situation that Billy and his family are in". "No other family should have to go...


FDA: 73 people get salmonella from cereal; investigation underway

The BEST if Used By Date can be found on the top of the cereal box, and the UPC code can be found on the bottom of the box. Announcing the recall, Kellogg poi...