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Clinic In Wuhan Treats Obese Teenagers With Acupuncture

Acupuncture Is Safe And Effective Option To Pain-Relieving Drugs In Emergency Cases, Study Confirms

Jun 20, 2017 06:19 AM EDT

Acupuncture is said to be an effective and safe pain reliever to emergency patients compared to some drugs prescribed by doctors and nurses.

Doctor Antonella Tosti, Dermatologist University of Miami School of Medicine, uses an iphone as a dermatoscope as she examines Michael Casa Nova,12, for symptoms of skin cancer due to sun exposure.

Latest Study Links Radon To Increased Risk Of Malignant Skin Cancer, Risk Higher In Young People

Jun 19, 2017 02:50 PM EDT

A new research study conducted by Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) has found that radon has a connection with malignant skin cancer aka malignant melanoma as it increases the risk of developing the disease which was found to be more pronounced in young people.

A Publix Supermarket pharmacy manager counts out the correct number of antibiotic pills to fill a prescription August 7, 2007 in Miami, Florida.

Scientists Discover New Antibiotic That Fights Drug-Resistant Bacteria, Cures Bacterial Infection

Jun 16, 2017 10:49 PM EDT

Scientists were able to discover a new antibiotic which can be effective in fighting drug-resistant bacteria and this came from a soil sample in Italy.

Nelson Tejeda, a Miami-Dade County mosquito control inspector, uses a sprayer filled with a pesticide in an attempt to kill mosquitos that are carrying the Zika virus on October 14, 2016 in Miami, Fl

Zika Virus And Dengue Do Not Necessarily Cause Problems In Pregnancy, Says Study

Jun 15, 2017 04:57 PM EDT

A new study has found that Zika virus or dengue antibodies may not necessarily be responsible for fetal defects or birth defects in babies born to mothers infected with the virus.

Elderly Homes As Catalunya Suspends Social Service Payments

Older Adults With Brain-Clogging Plagues Experience Early Stage Of Alzheimer’s Disease, New Study Confirms

Jun 14, 2017 06:15 PM EDT

A recent study just proved that the presence of amyloid in the brain of older adults is considered the precursor of Alzheimer’s disease even before the symptoms will be felt.

Activists March On Capitol Hill To Urge Congress To Approve Funding For Opioid Crisis

Drug Overdoses Now The Leading Cause Of Americans Under Age Of 50

Jun 09, 2017 06:19 PM EDT

Drug overdoses are said to be the leading cause of death of Americans under the age of 50 and the number of deaths was even higher in the state of Ohio.

Paracetamol tablets sit on a table on July 24, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.

FDA Stalls Endo Pharmaceuticals’ Opioid Painkiller Opana ER As Adverse Effects More Than Its Benefits

Jun 09, 2017 05:46 PM EDT

Endo Pharmaceuticals has been asked by the FDA to stop the sales of its painkiller, Opana ER.

Children with asthma and other chronic illnesses receive oxygen in a hospital ward on July 19, 2012 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

Foods To Avoid When Struggling With Asthma: Tips To Overcome The Condition Revealed

Jun 09, 2017 04:30 AM EDT

Asthma can be life-threatening, that's why experts came up with the list of foods which should be prevented and avoided by someone who has the condition.

A worker performs a CD4 HIV test at a lab of Shanghai Xuhui District Central Hospital on December 6, 2006 in Shanghai, China.

Incyte Corp. Targets IDO Enzyme For Cancer Research; Collaborates With Four Companies For Further Study

Jun 05, 2017 03:43 PM EDT

Incyte Corp. is moving forward in the direction of a major breakthrough to find a cure for cancer after having set its eyes on IDO enzyme. Also, it has received support from four other companies working in this field.

Samples of honey are displayed on a shelf at Gene Brandi Apiaries on September 4, 2014 in Los Banos, California. As California's severe drought pushes through its third year, honey bees are producing less honey due to a lack of wildflowers and fewer farm

Honey Consumption Increases Insulin And Brings Down Blood Sugar, Says UAE Study

May 30, 2017 05:51 PM EDT

A study conducted by King Saud University has found that honey can increase the insulin level and decrease blood sugar, thereby, making it a healthful sweet alternative for people suffering from diabetes.

Fresh fruits and vegetables lie on display at a Spanish producer's stand at the Fruit Logistica agricultural trade fair on February 8, 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

Regular Consumption Of Fruits And Vegetables Reduces Risk Of Peripheral Artery Disease [Study]

May 29, 2017 02:56 PM EDT

A recent study has found that consuming fruits and vegetables on a daily basis can cut down the risk of peripheral artery disease (PAD) by a significant degree.

Martial Philippi, owner of the Absinth Depot shop, places a sugar cube onto an absinthe spoon atop a glass of absinthe on March 15, 2013 in Berlin, Germany.

Coconut Palm Sugar, Healthier Alternative To Regular Sugar, But Health Impact Questionable For Diabetics: Study

May 27, 2017 09:30 AM EDT

A recent study explored the impact of coconut palm sugar for people who have diabetes.

A heroin user prepares to inject himself on March 23, 2016 in New London, CT.

Gray Death’s High Potency, Cheap Cost And Overdose In An Instant Has Health Officials Worried

May 25, 2017 01:24 PM EDT

Recent reports highlight the exponential impact of Gray Death, as it is cheap and any person can overdose in an instant.

Competitive Eaters Square Off At Fourth of July Hot Dog-Eating Contest

U.S. Food Company Recalls Hot Dog Products Due To Contamination; No Reported Injury & Damage So Far

May 23, 2017 04:44 PM EDT

A U.S. food company just ordered the recall of its hot dog products because it was found out that these are contaminated with metals and harmful substances.

A man tries to cool himself with a bottle of water during the first heat wave of the year June 9, 2008 in New York City.

Southeast U.S. Warned Of Dangerous Extreme Heat, Ozone Pollution & Tropical Diseases Due To Climate Change

May 22, 2017 04:05 PM EDT

People living in Southeast U.S. have been warned of dangerous extreme heat, ozone pollution, and tropical diseases caused by the increasing problem of climate change.

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