Tamara Wagner

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The Disease That Causes Unusual Weight Gain in 17 Million Women

Often mistaken for obesity or unusual weight gain, one disease affects more than 17 million women nationwide, and most are unaware it's a disease at …

Turning into a pear shape? Then you could have 'painful fat' syndrome

Turning into a pear shape? Then you could have 'painful fat' syndrome<p>By<p>Like many women who have dieted, Louise Farquharson blamed herself for putting …

The 2013 Vasculitis Foundation Awareness Video

ANCA Pathogenesis

ANCA Vasculitis pathology

Vasculitis - An Overview

Vasculitis in Clinical Practice

The systemic vasculitides are a group of disorders which are of increasing importance, many of which present significant diagnostic challenges. …

Epitope specificity determines pathogenicity and detectability in ANCA-associated vasculitis

Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody–associated (ANCA-associated) small vessel necrotizing vasculitis is caused by immune-mediated inflammation of …

HPV Vaccine May Trigger Cerebral Vasculitis-Like Symptoms

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>A new study conducted by researchers at the University of British Columbia (UBC) provides evidence that Gardasil, a human …

Treatment of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis: New Therapies and a Look at Old Entities.

Treatment of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis: New Therapies and a Look at Old Entities.<p>MedLine Citation:<p>PMID: 24602467 Owner: NLM Status: …

Vasculitis Foundation

The VF is a membership based organization. Our members are the lifeline of this organization and the services we provide.<p>The VF supports patients and …

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2014 Vasculitis Foundation Awareness Video

Health officials confirm first case of Mers virus in US

Health officials on Friday confirmed the first case of an American infected with a mysterious Middle East virus. The man fell ill after arriving in the US about a week ago from Saudi Arabia where he is a health care worker.<p>The man is hospitalized in Indiana with Middle East respiratory syndrome, or …

Don't Count On Travel Insurance To Cover Mental Health

It's bad enough to be sick at home in your own bed, but so much worse when on vacation.<p>People often buy travel insurance so they don't lose the money they spent on airfare and hotels if they can't travel due to illness. But if that illness happens to be a mental health issue, don't expect travel …

2014’s Most Outrageous Attacks on Women’s Health (So Far)

It’s undeniable that American women are facing a dire crisis when it comes to reproductive healthcare. From 2011 to 2013, a record 205 abortion …

Starting a Conversation About Mental Health

I remember the day it started. I had just arrived in Texas, having made the big move across the Atlantic from the United Kingdom with my family. My …

E-cigarettes: miracle or health risk?

In 1963, a young Korean war veteran and committed 40-a-day smoker called Herbert A Gilbert from Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, filed a patent for a product he described as a "smokeless non-tobacco cigarette". It functioned by gently heating a nicotine solution and producing inhalable steam, thereby …

Are e-cigarettes good for your mental health?

In all the debate over electronic cigarettes and their health implications, one issue is largely neglected: the implications of e-cigarettes on mental health. Nicotine has a history of being used as treatment for mental health problems and studies have found that it can quell the symptoms of …

Obamacare brings down uninsured rate to 13.4%, Gallup poll contends - Health Exchange - MarketWatch

The ratio of Americans without health insurance has dropped to its lowest rate for at least the past six years, and is nearly five points below its …

The Comeback Of Polio Is A Public Health Emergency

It is, says the World Health Organization, "an extraordinary event." Polio is spreading to a degree that constitutes a public health emergency.<p>The global drive to wipe out the virus had driven the number of polio cases down from 300,000 in the late 1980s to just 417 cases last year. The World …

Indiana MERS patient improving, hospital workers isolated

The man authorities cite as the nation’s first confirmed case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome and dozens of hospital workers who first came into contact with him are being isolated from the general public, an effort by officials and public health experts to contain the potential spread of a …

A Defining Moment for Mental Health in America

<i>By Lloyd I. Sederer, M.D.</i><p>Our country, every year, continues to grieve for the tens of thousands of lives lost to homicide and suicide by people in the throes of acute mental illness. Since the massacre in Newtown, CT, mental illness and the tattered fabric of services for people and families …

Polio Health Emergency Declared by WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared polio to be an international health emergency, with ten countries affected by documented outbreak and spreading of the disease. More from Time.com:<p>Especially concerning was the fact that three countries—Pakistan, Syria, and Cameroon—showed higher …

These Wardrobe Items Could Be Hurting Your Mental Health

Do you often find yourself looking through your closet and crying?<p>Okay, maybe not actually crying, but just feeling overwhelmed, stressed and …

Dutch Glow-In-The-Dark Roads Don’t Glow So Well

A pilot project for a futuristic method of illuminating roadways in the Netherlands shows that we still have a ways to go before “smart highways” are feasible.<p>The glow-in-the-dark roads envisioned by Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde and civil engineers at Heijmans Infrastructure have been in pilot …

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3D-print your own lightsaber with these free files

Star Wars Day was Sunday, but the celebration is never over. Keep your fan passion going by making your own lightsaber using Ultimaker's free 3D-printed lightsaber source files, released in honor of May the 4th. The design is modeled after one of Obi-Wan Kenobi's lightsabers, so you know you'll be …

Android-based Pwn Phone is prepared to do evil for your network’s own good

Hands on: Pwnie Express takes Ars through its new Android phone for white hat hackers.<p>Mobile technology has made it possible for people to do an …

DuckDuckGo, The Search Engine That Doesn't Track You Like Google Does, Just Got A Lot Better

DuckDuckGo has added an image search, auto-suggest, and places search feature. It's still in beta, but DuckDuckGo plans to officially relaunch next month, DuckDuckGo CEO Gabriel Weinberg wrote on the company blog.<p>Following the PRISM revelations, DuckDuckGo saw a record number of searches in June. …