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by | September 24, 2018 | 05:26

All four tended to spend more time in the chamber where a male octopus was caged than the other two chambers. What happens when an octopus takes ecstasy? "My lab has been studying MDMA for a long time and we have worked out a lot of neural mechanisms that enable MDMA to have these really, really profound pro-social effects", the neuroscientist told NPR .

by | September 23, 2018 | 18:24

CDC Director Robert R. Redfield, M.D said that the study portrays that as the USA population grows the number of people impacted by Alzheimer's disease and associated dementias will also grow particularly amongst splinter groups. This is followed by Hispanics, at 12.2 percent; non-Hispanic whites, at 10.3 percent; American Indian and Alaska Natives, at 9.1 percent; and Asian and Pacific Islanders, at 8.4 percent.

by | September 22, 2018 | 22:55

A weird question to some, however Gül Dölen , a neuroscientist from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine posed the question, experimented with this idea alongside colleagues and found "unbelievable" results. THE DANCE drug ecstasy makes people feel loved-up and touchy-feely, and a new study suggests it has the same effect on octopuses. When undosed, octopuses spent more time with the figurine.

by | September 22, 2018 | 21:43

The two women - passengers in an Horry County sheriff's office van - were chained inside the back of the vehicle when it experienced a "high-water incident" while traveling west on Highway 76. According to the sheriff's office, the two detainees were being transferred from Waccamaw Mental Health in Myrtle Beach and McLeod Loris Hospital in Loris to McLeod Behavioral Health in Darlington, S.C.

by | September 22, 2018 | 20:11

In our survey of yogurts sold in the United Kingdom, we found that less than 10% were low sugar - nearly none of which were children's yogurts. The median sugar content for organic yogurts was 13.1 grams per 100 gram serving, and some brands had nearly 17 grams of sugar per 100 gram serving.

by | September 22, 2018 | 08:08

Anyone who gets a mosquito bite is at risk of getting West Nile fever; people over 50 years of age have the highest risk of getting severe disease. He spent 17 days in the hospital in August as doctors did tests to determine the cause for his extreme illness.

by | September 21, 2018 | 21:54

Health care facilities are getting stocked with the flu vaccine, which is recommended for everyone 6 months of age and older. "[The flu vaccine] It's about 70 percent effective in keeping people out of the hospital, and about 80 percent effective in keeping people from dying", according to Dillaha.

by | September 21, 2018 | 14:38

Greek yogurt is also high in good bacteria, calcium, iodine and vitamin B. "A lot of people don't actually realize how much added or free sugars are in yogurt", Bernadette Moore, associate professor at the University of Leeds' School of Food Science and Nutrition and the study's lead researcher, told CNN .

by | September 21, 2018 | 07:29

Call for an appointment to get the flu shot or have it done during a previously scheduled appointment. The following two walk-ins on Saturday 27 September and Saturday 06 October 2018 will be for anyone who is eligible for the flu vaccination.

by | September 20, 2018 | 14:30

They noted that despite this habit, life was not prolonged for these individuals and also the risk of getting a heart attack or a stroke for the first time was not reduced. Low-dose aspirin has no effect, causes harm in some older people, study finds. Almost one half of the group was given 100 milligrams of aspirin while the others were given a placebo for almost five years.

by | September 20, 2018 | 05:27

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by | September 19, 2018 | 23:42

The patients were being taken from Loris Hospital and Waccamaw Mental Health Hospital to McLeod, according to WPDE. Fox says that the van was driving down Highway 76 in Marion county, about a half-mile from the Little Pee Dee river, when the van was overtaken by water.

by | September 19, 2018 | 16:00

The results showed that "those same children had a higher body mass index (BMI) than children who were not exposed to the frequent home use of disinfectants as infants". It also surveyed their exposure to disinfectants, detergents and eco-friendly products used in the home. And in previously published studies researchers have found that disruptions in the natural development of the infant gut bacteria - due to a cesarean delivery , prenatal and postnatal antibiotics , or formula feeding ...

by | September 18, 2018 | 23:56

Doctor Leslie Ford, associate director for clinical research, at the National Cancer Institute in the USA, said: 'The increase in cancer deaths in study participants in the aspirin group was surprising, given prior studies suggesting aspirin use improved cancer outcomes.

by | September 18, 2018 | 19:11

The new breathe face doesn't vibrate like the app, but comes in three new shapes too to watch. Apple's new iPhone XS, pronounced "ten S", has a 5.8-inch screen, and will be sold at a starting price of Rs 99,900. "This is the first ECG product offered over the counter directly to consumers", Williams said. Both models will be available in stores beginning September 21.

by | September 17, 2018 | 23:39

At the end of the study, the rate of cardiovascular disease between the two groups of participants was not much different: 9,525 of those taking the aspirin had developed cardiovascular disease compared to 9,589 of those taking the placebo.

by | September 16, 2018 | 23:27

According to police, officers were dispatched to a doctor's office on Monday, Sept. 10, where they learned of concerns of neglect and drug abuse related to a 20-year-old woman who is terminally ill and receiving hospice care. It was also determined that CM's home health provider had also made several complaints regarding her medication issues. During the investigation, police say Ballweg admitted to having an opioid addiction .

by | September 16, 2018 | 18:44

According to the local media, The Zimbabwean , At least 18 people have died over the past week in the Zimbabwe capital Harare and scores fallen ill after cholera and typhoid outbreak in some areas. The WHO reported that health personnel face shortages of medicine and intravenous fluid as well as sewer blockages, lack of protective clothing and erratic water supplies.

by | September 16, 2018 | 06:56

Symptoms include fever, headache, body and joint aches, vomiting, diarrhea, and rash. They can include muscle weakness, stiff neck, disorientation, tremors, convulsions, paralysis and coma. "There is no discernible trend", said Dr. Tomarken. Press Release - Veterinarians at the Animal Medical Center in Gillette Wyoming received laboratory confirmation this week that two horses under their treatment tested positive for the West Nile Virus with test still pending on a 3rd case.

by | September 16, 2018 | 05:15

In the state´s Pender County, a woman died of a heart attack; paramedics trying to reach her were blocked by debris. A 78-year-old man in Kinston, North Carolina, was electrocuted when he tried to connect two extension cords outside in the rain, according to Lenoir County Emergency Services Director Roger Dail.