Medicine

Rate of Americans living with Alzheimer's expected to double by 2060

A precursor to Alzheimer's disease is dementia , and it has been found in clinical practices that if the warning signs are picked up early, it helps in the o...


Ecstasy Makes Octopuses More Social And Touchy

Meanwhile, the researchers are sequencing the genomes of two other octopus species that behave differently from O. bimaculoides , in the hopes of shedding more...


2 dead after van is swept away in S. Carolina

A SC sheriff says his office is performing an internal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the drownings of two women in a sheriff's office van who...


Sugar content of most supermarket yogurts well above recommended threshold

That said , if you're choosing between giving your child a donut, a soda or a yogurt, by all means, give him the yogurt because it contains other nutrients lik...


Food Researcher Accused Of Academic Misconduct

It then emerged, through leaked emails obtained by Buzzfeed , that Dr Wansink had implored his student collaborators to find results worthy of publishing, even...


First 2018 human West Nile case confirmed in Lucas Co

In 2017, there were six human cases of West Nile virus infection identified in MA. In more severe cases, patients often need to be hospitalized to receive suppo...


Tilray gains U.S. government approval to import a medical cannabis study drug

Unlike Parkinson's disease, which causes shaking when someone is not moving, people with essential tremors shake when they are, making everyday activities like ...


Flu Shot: Where To Get The Vaccine In Michigan

A 2017 CDC study found that the flu vaccination significantly reduced a child's risk of dying from influenza. You don't want to wait until the middle of the flu...


Sweet, Organic Yogurts May Pack More Added Sugar Than You Think

Other studies have pointed out a tendency for people to believe products labeled "organic" are inherently healthier, which Moore fears is playing into consume...


Flu jab plea is made to district health workers

According to LifeHacker, your local pharmacy is the least expensive place to get a flu shot without insurance, with Costco typically coming out the cheapest at ...


Aspirin does not reduce heart attack, stroke risk

Last Updated: September 16, 2018. Almost one half of the group was given 100 milligrams of aspirin while the others were given a placebo for almost five years...


Time To Forget Myers-Briggs? Scientists Just Outlined Four New Personality Types

The researchers believe these groupings reflect a set of prototypical personality types , which they've labeled role model , self-centered, reserved or the ...


One in 11 USA teenagers have vaped hashish, new examine finds

Last Wednesday, FDA chief Scott Gottlieb said: "The disturbing and accelerating trajectory of use we're seeing in youth, and the resulting path to addiction, mu...


United States clears health-service firms' deal

The companies said they have also been cleared by departments of insurance in 16 states and are working with regulators in other states. In its ruling, the DO...


West Nile virus detected recently in Sullivan County

Catherine Brown said. The risk of West Nile will gradually decrease this fall, but the threat will linger until the first hard frost of the season. In General...


Two female mental health patients drown while chained up in police van

Officials said the van was near the Little Pee Dee River, one of the bodies of water state officials were watching following the heavy rains of Florence. 'Just ...


Could Household Cleaners Make Your Kid Fat?

They used World Health Organisation (WHO) growth charts for body mass index (BMI) scores. As reported in the Canadian Medical Association Journal , the gre...


Low dose aspirin risks overwhelm benefits in healthy elderly

A team of researchers from Monash University in Melbourne published their findings from a seven-year study in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine ,...


Walk to End Alzheimer's will be at FDMS Saturday

Since 1989, the Alzheimer's Association mobilized millions of Americans in the Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk®; now the Alzheimer's Association is contin...


BPA-free plastics may up reproductive problems

The early specialize in has urged that - in mice as a minimal - chemicals in BPA-free plastics might perchance perchance residing off reproductive considerati...