Medicine

by | August 22, 2018 | 22:23

The problem with coconut oil is that it is made up nearly entirely of saturated fatty acids, which are known to clog heart arteries, raise "bad" cholesterol and increase the risk of heart disease, Business Insider reported . But experts can't seem to agree on how much saturated fat people should consume in a healthy diet, or if it should be avoided altogether. Another study using data from 135,000 people in 18 countries and published in The Lancet, found that high fat and low ...

by | August 22, 2018 | 18:00

The system even allows you to check on individual components of the air quality index such as ozone, nitrogen dioxide and particle pollution which is what is found in wildfire smoke. For those wanting a break from the smoke, Saxton said indoor spaces with air conditioning tend to have the cleanest air. Another day of very low air quality is affecting all of Big Sky Country.

by | August 19, 2018 | 23:28

In their report , they suggest e-cigarettes could be allowed on buses and trains and should be available on prescription to help people give up smoking. The RCP recommended that e-cigarettes be promoted widely as a substitute for smoking in order to benefit people's health and stop them smoking. The University of Birmingham has done research which found the vapourised e-liquid fluid in e-cigarettes has a similar effect on the lungs and body that is seen in regular cigarette smokers and ...

by | August 18, 2018 | 18:30

If confirmed, it would be "the first biomolecular direct evidence" of the disease's existence during the pharaonic period, according to the study. However, it took over a century before researchers and archaeologists were able to return and when a group of archaeologists did between 2013 and 2014, they also discovered several broken jars, one of which contained a odd solid, powdery, and whitish mass as well as a canvass cloth that may have once covered the jar.

by | August 18, 2018 | 07:26

Medical schools across the USA have attempted to respond to the student debt crisis by increasing their fundraising efforts to recruit competitive applicants, reduce student debt, and give graduates more flexibility with their career paths.

by | August 17, 2018 | 21:43

A city official said more than a dozen people fell ill from suspected drug overdoses on the green and were taken to local hospitals. Chief Anthony Campbell, with the New Haven Police Department, states that while there were over 100 overdoses, many of them were the same people who overdosed 4-5 times.

by | August 17, 2018 | 17:25

MUSC was one of only two S.C. hospitals to rank nationally for a specialty. For the 2018-19 rankings, U.S. News evaluated more than 4,500 medical centers nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures and conditions. It is ranked No. 1 in MI and No. 1 in the metro Detroit area. U.S. News said the other top hospitals in North Carolina for treating complex medical conditions are: Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, Carolinas Medical Centerin Charlotte, Mission Hospital in Asheville, Moses H.

by | August 17, 2018 | 15:27

Three years later, she underwent a face transplant. But 22 operations later, including her full-face transplant, Katie has made a decision to tell her tale to help others battling suicidal thoughts. It was after a wait for nearly a year of being on the transplant list, that Katie found her match. "We would do that for anybody, but many of us are parents ourselves and we saw what her own parents were going through".

by | August 16, 2018 | 19:55

One man has been arrested. Officials continue to look into the cases, which appeared to center on the New Haven Green on Wednesday . He says one of the victims still had some of the drug, which was sent off to a lab for testing. Nationally, overdose deaths reached a record level of 72,000 in 2017, according to a recent federal report. The New Haven green is a meetingplace for the homeless population in the city.

by | August 16, 2018 | 17:25

The majority of those cases were in people who were not vaccinated. In 2017 alone, there were 118 reported cases of measles. Measles, also known as rubeola, is a highly contagious, airborne virus that spreads through respiratory droplets, especially coughing and sneezing.

by | August 12, 2018 | 20:40

Aerial spraying has also occurred over agricultural areas outside the city limits. The last human case reported in Cascade County was in 2015, according to a press release from the Cascade City-County Health Department. DEET products should not be used on infants under two months of age and should be used in concentrations of 30% or less on older children. Dispose of water-holding containers, such as ceramic pots, used tires, and tire swings.

by | August 09, 2018 | 02:20

A mosquito trap in Drumbo tested positive for the virus during routine surveillance. West Nile virus is a disease that is spread through the bite of an infected mosquito. Symptoms usually develop between two and 15 days after being bitten by an infected mosquito. Residents also should drain any standing water around their homes or businesses and limit activity at dusk and dawn when mosquitoes are most active.

by | August 07, 2018 | 11:11

As a perfectly adapted nutritional supply, breast milk is the ultimate personalised medicine which may save about 820,000 lives a year, 87 per cent of them infants under 6 months of age. While the infant formula industry is a US$45 billion global business, with the means to run slick publicity campaigns targeting parents and health professionals, breastfeeding advocates rely mainly on well-documented evidence to get their messages across.

by | August 04, 2018 | 13:59

It comes one day after bug expert Taz Stuart told Global News that August long weekend is traditionally the riskiest time of year to be infected by the disease. Long sleeves and trousers if possible. Residents are reminded to wear light-coloured, long-sleeved shirts and trousers and use mosquito repellent containing DEET if older than six months of age.

by | July 27, 2018 | 21:48

Police are looking into Hussain's background and, sources say, was recently kicked out of a Thorncliffe jobs program for unknown reasons. But Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders said Wednesday in a statement "At this stage, we have no evidence to support these claims ".

by | July 24, 2018 | 21:42

She claims the pharmacist loudly questioned her in front of other customers and rejected her and her doctor's requests to transfer the prescription to another location. Based on federal and some state laws , CVS does allow a pharmacist to refuse to fill specific medications if doing so would violate the person's religious convictions, DeAngelis said.

by | July 22, 2018 | 23:10

The New Orleans Mosquito and Termite Control Board collected mosquitoes from streets in Orleans Parish that tested positive for West Nile. In the past week, some of the mosquitoes that were caught in traps in the Estevan areas were infected with the deadly virus.

by | July 20, 2018 | 21:45

A Chinese pharmaceutical company has announced a recall of blood pressure medicines containing valsartan from the USA market after an impurity was found. "That includes our efforts to ensure the quality of drugs and the safe manner in which they're manufactured", FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. said in a press release.

by | July 19, 2018 | 22:21

Health officials say a 71-year-old man has died after contracting flesh-eating bacteria from a bad oyster in Sarasota. Two days later, the man was dead, WWSB reports . This is the first confirmed case and death from Vibrio vulnificus in Sarasota County this year. "The summer time, May, June July there are no R's in there the water's warmer so the bacteria that's potentially hazardous to some people is more prevalent", Alton said.

by | July 19, 2018 | 17:58

Critics have accused Trump of siding with Russian Federation over his own country by failing to criticize Moscow for what us intelligence agencies a year ago described as Russia's election interference in an attempt to sow discord, aid Trump's candidacy and disparage Trump's Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton.

by | July 18, 2018 | 21:42

JJ's Red Hots has released its list of the most popular hot dog toppings . At Dog Haus , you can get a free Haus Dog on National Hot Dog Day when you download their app and register. Customers can access the barcode for their free hot dog or roller grill item on Love's official Facebook , Twitter or Instagram pages from 12:01 a.m.to 11:59 p.m.

by | July 16, 2018 | 00:26

The document States that the tanker likely to deliver petroleum products illegally procured using transmission STS (ship-ship). In the wake of signs of reduced tensions on the Korean Peninsula, China and Russian Federation are calling for an easing of the sanctions on North Korea.

by | July 14, 2018 | 23:00

Financial security and a sense of community may be more important to satisfaction in retirement than factors such as weather, say the experts behind Bankrate rankings released Thursday. 'Don't think about retirement as something separate and apart (from what you want now),' he said. New York , meanwhile, makes life hardest on those who recently escaped the daily grind, coming in dead last at 50.

by | July 14, 2018 | 21:14

The announcement comes in the midst of the annual rate-filing period when insurers announce their estimated premium prices and plans for coverage to state regulators. Some states that operate their own marketplaces, however, are continuing to invest in these grass-roots aides. But navigators say this understates their accomplishments.

by | July 13, 2018 | 22:51

Kellogg's first issued a product recall on 14 June that warned of possible salmonella contamination. The CDC said at least 30 of the people infected in the outbreak have been hospitalized. The CDC is warning people "Do not eat this cereal". Right now there are no other Kellogg products impacted by the recall. People infected with Salmonella may have symptoms including diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps.