Medical Journals

Study: Some Cleaning Products May Have This Surprising Impact On Your Children's Health

With flu season almost upon us, pediatricians stress the importance of hand-washing and sanitizing, so it makes sense that parents want to feel good …

Research

Florence drowns 5,500 pigs and 3.4 million chickens. The numbers are expected to rise.

The number of hogs and poultry killed in Hurricane Florence flooding is already double the casualties from Matthew in 2016, and the losses are …

Chickens

Harvard Professor's Attack On Pharma's Clinical Trials Is Absurd

Dr. Marcia Angell, a senior lecturer at Harvard Medical School and the first woman to serve as editor-in-chief of <i>The New England Journal of Medicine</i>, has long been a critic of the pharmaceutical industry. This industry is far from immune to criticism, nor should it be. However, Dr. Angell’s …

The New England Journal of Medicine

Are Maya Jama & Stormzy Engaged? Their Comments About Getting Married Are Seriously Cute

He is the leading voice in UK Grime and she is one of the country's hottest presenters. Together, they are one of the nation's coolest power couples, …

Medical Journals

Are We Ready for Organ Harvesting While Donors Are Alive?

In the dystopian society of Nobel prizewinner Kazuo Ishiguro's Never Let Me Go, cloned people are raised to provide organs for the wealthy.<p>So stark …

The New England Journal of Medicine

The Circle is the newest reality show to take TV by storm

Blending elements of Big Brother, Black Mirror and Catfish, new reality show The Circle sees players communicate via a social media platform - and …

Social Media

Dementia: Air Pollution Could Increase Risk by 40 Percent, Study Finds

Being exposed to air pollution could raise the risk of developing dementia by up to 40 percent, scientists have found in a study.<p>Researchers based in …

Dementia

Is Sugar Bad For Your Memory? Your Mom Was Right About The Stuff Rotting Your Brain

Growing up, my mom was very conscious of the amount of sugar my siblings and I ate. For example, she had a rule that we weren't allowed to have any …

Diabetes

We Spoke To Young Women About Why They Decided To Join The Pro-Life Movement

They want you to know they're pro-women.<p>Anti-abortion activists in Queensland are marching, tweeting, rallying, letterboxing and calling MPs ahead of next month's parliamentary vote which could see abortion decriminalised in the state.<p>Abortion is illegal in Queensland under the state's Criminal …

Pro-life Movement

Only two out of 101 children's yogurts sold in the UK have low sugar levels, study finds

Small pots of children's yogurt typically contain half a child's daily allowance of sugar, a study has found.<p>Of 101 yogurts marketed to children in …

Health (UK)

Facebook tool helps charities find evacuees who need help

In a disaster like Hurricane Florence , when emergency responders need to pinpoint trouble spots where people need to be rescued, other relief …

Hurricane Maria

Study: Vets Get Less Tuition Covered for Medical Degree

Stephen Graves was in his first year at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine in 2014 when he discovered that the Post-9/11 GI Bill …

U.S. Marines

Academic highlight: Greenhouse and Siegel on the past, present and future of Roe v. Wade

The future of a constitutionally protected right to abortion is uncertain now that Justice Anthony Kennedy has retired from the Supreme Court, …

U.S. Supreme Court

Nurse practitioners: A solution to America's primary care crisis

<b>Key Points</b><p>Despite decades of spending, tens of millions of Americans do not have adequate access to primary care (particularly in rural areas), a …

Nurse Practitioners

DMV Express expands hours in West Haven

It seems that Connecticut is falling behind when it comes to granting needy...<p>Read More » 6 mins ago<p>A health and wellness tour is offering up free …

Research

AMA Lobbies for More Foreign Doctors

Qualified U.S. Doctors Are Shut Out<p>Last month, the American Medical Association issued a press release that urged U.S. Citizenship and Immigration …

Visas

Brain Stimulation Approved for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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The Brain

Planned Parenthood boss wanted doctors to reveal their funding and views on abortion -- despite doing neither

Dr. Leana Wen, the new Planned Parenthood boss, believes in “practicing what we preach”.<p>A Chinese immigrant who fled her native country when she was eight, she has campaigned to reveal doctors’ private information including political affiliation, views on abortion and money they received from …

Planned Parenthood

The Courage to Decide to Get Well from Psychiatric Disorders

It is amazing what an inner decision can achieve in overcoming a mental problem or a relationship problem.<p>The standard in psychiatric medicine today …

Psychiatry

Maya Jama sizzles in two slinky leotards as she poses for raunchy magazine shoot

MAYA Jama sizzled in an array of slinky leotards as she posed for a raunchy photo shoot today.<p>The presenter, 24, documented her busy day working with …

Celebrity (UK)

Hyperlipoproteinemia Type IV

Hyperlipoproteinemia type IV is also known as familial hypertriglyceridemia. If you have this disorder, you have a higher-than-normal triglyceride …

Genealogy

Who is Maya Jama? Stormzy's girlfriend and The Circle presenter revealed

Maya Jama is known as rapper Stormzy 's girlfriend and former broadcast journalist for MTV.<p>In 2017, her career began to grow as she hosted the 2017 …

Celebrity (UK)

ITE students and alumna given chance to work on popular movie sets

Donning safety googles and ducking behind walls was not how Mr Elfian Shaffiq Jama'ain imagined he would spend his school holidays.Along with his …

News (Singapore)

Crowdfunding Healthcare Leads to Cash for Con Artists

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca!<p>Transcript:<p>Here in the United States, we don’t have socialized healthcare because we hate the …

Health Care

The Application Of AI To Augment Physicians And Reduce Burnout

Recently, there has been an explosion of interest in applying artificial intelligence (AI) to medicine. Whether explicitly or implicitly, much of …

Medical Research

'No evidence' having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease, claim 17 physicians as they call on doctors to 'abandon' statins

No evidence exists to prove that having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease, leading physicians have claimed.<p>Researchers have warned …

Health (UK)

One in 11 US teens use cannabis in e-cigarettes: Study

Nearly one in 11 US youths say they use battery powered vaping devices, or e-cigarettes, to smoke marijuana or other cannabis products, US …

eCigarettes

Aspirin does not reduce heart attack, stroke risk

Updated: September 17, 2018 20:52 IST<p>Melbourne, September 17, 2018 20:52 IST<p>Updated: September 17, 2018 20:52 IST<p>more-in<p>Says a study involving over …

The New England Journal of Medicine

Recent Study Finds That Approximately 2 Million US Teens Vape

Concerns over the preponderance of teens using vapes and e-cigarettes have taken on a new dimension today, as a just-released survey of more than …

Cannabis

NPR Choice page

649139343<p>Doctors Should Send Obese Patients To Diet Counseling, Panel Says. But Many Don't<p>Behavior-based weight-loss programs that focus on diet and exercise can work for obese patients, a national panel of experts says. But many doctors aren't having the necessary conversations.<p>The Salt<p>Tue, 18 Sep …

Weight Loss