Medical

by | October 10, 2018 | 00:13

World Mental Health Day is a day when this can be observed and people can take action. Investment by governments and the involvement of the social, health and education sectors in comprehensive, integrated, evidence-based programmes for the mental health of young people is essential.

by | October 09, 2018 | 21:37

Meanwhile, Haley told reporters she has no plans to run for office in 2020, rejecting speculation that popped up nearly instantly on social media . "I pick up the phone and call him or meet with him in person", she said when there was speculation she may have been the author of the NYT op-ed that scalded Trump.

by | October 08, 2018 | 05:05

Based on these facts, researcher Dr. Alison Avenell, a clinical chair in health services research at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland, suggests that the recommended guidelines of vitamin D supplements for bone health should be changed.

by | October 06, 2018 | 21:25

She explained that since very few people die in their 20s, a 20% increased risk of premature death is less significant at that age than it would be for someone in their 70s. You may have to rethink that daily glass of wine for health reasons. Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, published online October 3, 2018.

by | October 06, 2018 | 19:14

The CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get the flu vaccine . Many have already received the seasonal flu shot and those who have yet to receive pledged that they will get it, to protect the family members who may are receiving cancer treatment or are cancer survivors.

by | October 05, 2018 | 23:04

The study from the Department of Psychology at Carnegie Mellon University , published in journal PLOS ONE , worked with 400 people over two weeks. According to Dr Michael Murphy , of Carnegie Mellon University, non-sexual interpersonal touch is emerging as an important topic in the study of adult social relationships .

by | October 05, 2018 | 17:11

Between 2013 and 2016, about 37% of USA adults consumed fast food on any given day, according to the data brief published Wednesday by the National Center for Health Statistics . However, more women (25.7%) than men (19.5%) said they had it as a snack. Fryer said she and her colleagues chose to look into fast food consumption statistics because this type of fare has been linked with increased intake of calories, fat, and sodium.

by | October 05, 2018 | 07:14

Or, more specifically, berries that froze, causing the starch they contain to convert to sugar, which in turn fermented when the berries thawed. "Generally, younger birds' livers can not handle the toxins as efficiently as more mature birds".

by | October 05, 2018 | 05:39

Roberts said her father passed away three years ago due to lung cancer . In May of the same year, she was diagnosed with breast cancer and started a year of chemotherapy treatment. The statics, though, are low for women getting their mammograms, with only 65.3 percent of women over the age of 40 getting one in the past two years, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

by | October 05, 2018 | 05:15

Kushmaro said , 'My recommendation is to not use artificial sweeteners '. In experiments, researchers tested six common sweeteners (legal in the UK) and found that they could be toxic to the bacteria in our guts . Ungar chair of Biotechnology Engineering in the Stella Goldstein-Goren Department of Biotechnology Engineering. Their findings were published in the journal Molecules .

by | October 03, 2018 | 19:43

Smith developed a method using a virus that infects bacteria to produce new proteins while Winter used the same method for the directed evolution of antibodies, with the aim of producing new pharmaceuticals. Dr Smith said he learned of the prize in a pre-dawn phone call from Stockholm . " Pretty much every Nobel laureate understands that what he's getting the prize for is built on many precedents, a great number of ideas and research that he is exploiting because he is at the right place at ...

by | October 03, 2018 | 01:59

Cancer immunotherapy trains the body's immune system to attack cancer cells the same way the body attacks bacteria and viruses. Tap here to watch an animation on how it works . The first anti-PD-1 drugs were pembrolizumab (Merck's Keytruda ), and nivolumab (Bristol-Myers Sqibb's Opdivo), both initially approved in 2014 for the treatment of melanoma: Both block the PD-1 (programmed cell death 1) protein on the surface of the immune system T cells, with the result that those cells ...

by | October 02, 2018 | 13:41

Stabile reportedly had days of severe headaches until he eventually couldn't move or speak properly. The disease progresses rapidly, and it can kill a human being in five days. "The worst-case scenario was unfolding in front of our eyes as we learned that this infection results in a 98 percent fatality rate". The Center for Disease Control (CDC) is now investigating the case and BSR has voluntarily ceased operation until conclusive results are available.

by | October 01, 2018 | 16:11

While about half met the sleep recommendation, only 37 percent met the guideline for limited screen time and 18 percent met that for physical activity . Parents who possess the courage to separate their children from their smartphones may be helping their kids' brainpower, a new study suggests. The study's authors said that more research is needed to probe the links between screen time and cognition.

by | October 01, 2018 | 15:40

Allison, 70, is now chair of the department of immunology at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. "Immune checkpoint therapy" has revolutionised cancer treatment and has fundamentally changed the way we view how cancer can be managed", the Nobel committee stated .

by | October 01, 2018 | 12:54

Kelly Craine, Waco-McLennan County Public Health District spokesperson said, "The CDC collected water samples and are now investigating to find the source". It's a type of amoeba that can be fatal if it enters a person's brain. Naegleria fowleri is a microscopic amoeba which is a single-celled living organism.

by | October 01, 2018 | 12:25

Rodent problems have worsened in Hong Kong with experts saying they found signs of rat infestation near his home, and suspected he had consumed something that had been in touch with rat faeces. The virus is a liver infection that can cause fever, abdominal pain and jaundice. There is no treatment for hepatitis but it usually clears up by itself.

by | September 29, 2018 | 23:55

There have been no deaths from West Nile in 2018. Their ages range from 40 years old to over 70. Less than one percent of infected people develop a serious neurologic illness such as encephalitis or meningitis. Officials are urging residents to protect themselves with mosquito repellent and by wearing protective clothing, such as trousers and long-sleeved shirts.

by | September 29, 2018 | 22:10

Post-flu inflammation can affect blood vessels that lead to the heart and to the brain. "We hate H3N2." When a doctor says it's bad, you know it's bad. Pneumonia is a serious flu complication that can result from either influenza virus infection alone or from co-infection of flu virus and bacteria. "What is it that old and frail people often fear the most? ".

by | September 29, 2018 | 18:29

Thanks". It still sports a 3.5-mm audio jack but they have replaced the microUSB port with standard charging port. This time around Amazon has opted for something less austere, aping the 2nd-gen Echo with a a fabric cover and coming in a choice of three colours: Charcoal (dark grey / black), Heather Grey (below), and Sandstone (white).