Medicine

Global Pap Tests and HPV Tests Market Research Analysis 20158

The new recommendation for women between ages 30 and 65 is to get a Pap test every three years, an HPV test every five, or a combination of both tests eve...


Coconut oil is pure poison, says professor

While there are advertisements claiming coconut oil as a health food, there is little evidence to back that claim, said nutrition experts. Now we all have t...


Lincoln County man first confirmed West Nile case of 2018

Ohio's Department of Health said Tuesday that two horses in Holmes County, in the Baltic area, tested positive for the virus that is transmitted through bites f...


Gut enzymes convert donor blood to much needed universal type O

Withers explained that some blood types have antigens, which trigger immune responses. Just like your hair color or eye color, your blood type is inherite...


Your Office May Be Affecting Your Health

Office managers should remove partitions between workers' desks to improve employee health, a study suggests. Employees worked in three different styles of offi...


The Five: Tibbetts Murder Suspect, Illegal Immigrant, 'Shouldn't Have Been Here'

Authorities had been looking for Tibbetts for about a month when they found home surveillance video that showed a auto following a woman running on July 18. Riv...


Measles cases skyrocket in Europe, killing dozens

In Ireland there were 76 cases of measles reported by the middle of July compared to just one case for the same period a year ago. Still, the World Health Org...


A Low-Carb Diet May Reduce Four Years of Your Life: Lancet

She also warns about the potential dangers of the keto diet. Researchers observed that people who replaced carbohydrates with protein and fat from animals h...


West Nile Virus case reported in Gwinnett County

While there have been no reported human cases of West Nile virus in MA, officials are urging residents to take precautions against mosquito bites. The SRHD sa...


Coconut Oil Is 'Pure Poison' According To Harvard Scientist

Dr Karin Michels , director of the Institute for Prevention and Tumour Epidemiology at the University of Freiburg, was giving a talk all about coconut oil th...


Low-Carb Diet Including Plant-Based Fats and Proteins Extends Lifespan

After questioning more than 15,400 USA residents regarding their dietary habits, the researchers were able to estimate how much proteins, carbs, and fats people...


Google Fit reboot revealed, update now

Starting this week, a brand-new Google Fit will begin rolling out to users everywhere on Android, iOS, and Wear OS . Once you've recorded a certain amount ...


Lower Mainland air quality levels among the worst in recent years

Poor conditions are expected to last through Wednesday. Measured at 5 a.m.at a monitoring site on 12th Avenue, air here registered at 331 on the Washington A...


Seriously, stop flushing your single-use contact lenses down the toilet

After exposure to cleaning agents and microbes, the lenses tend to break down into smaller parts, also known as microplastics . Americans use about $14 billi...


Drug overdose deaths in United States reach record high

But predicted trends in Hawaii in 2017 moved opposite of the national overdose numbers. The CDC says 407 people died from drug overdoses in ME during that tim...


Human case of West Nile Virus reported in Arlington County

Ten groups of mosquitoes, eight dead birds and 13 chickens from Contra Costa County have tested positive for the virus, according to the district. People who ob...


100 people overdosed on K2 in one CT park

Authorities suspect synthetic cannabinoids , known as K2, were laced with other substances in the New Haven cases, ABC reported. No deaths were reported but ...


Woman has contact lens removed from her eye after 28 years

Doctors Sirjhun Patel, Lai-Ling Tan, and Helen Murgatroyd say that although contact lenses sometimes become lodged around the eye, having been stuck there for m...


Sixteen nurses at once pregnant at United States hospital

The nurses at Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa outside Phoenix joked Friday they thought there was something in the water when it became clear they were all...


Six mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Berks

You can only get West Nile Virus if you are bitten by a mosquito that has bitten an infected bird. Wednesday other areas had mosquito traps that tested posi...