Health Care

Starbucks introducing new protein shake

When asked if Starbucks would experiment with hot protein drinks in the future, they stated , "we remain focused on delighting our customers with this new cold...


Breakfast Products Contain Monsanto's Roundup, Says EWG

She says it's important to look at exposure levels. "We will petition the Environmental Protection Agency to do its job and end uses of glyphosate that result...


Dozens Hospitalized In Mass Overdose At Connecticut Park

Wednesday] we ended up with 12 victims in a 40-minute period". Mayor Toni Harp said plans were being finalized for President Trump's drug czar nominee, Jim Ca...


Scientists have Figured Out How to Break Spaghetti into Two Pieces

He couldn't figure out a logical and theoretical explanation as to why the sticks refused to snap in two. He couldn't come up with a satisfying explanation, and...


Cutting out carbs could shorten your life, suggests study

Researchers also found during a meta-analysis of studies covering more than 20 countries and 432,000 people that some low carb diets are less healthy than oth...


Contact lens removed from woman's eyelid after 28 years

And while the cyst amassed to a pea-shaped lump beneath her left brow, according to CNN , the woman showed no signs of the scratchy pain, redness or sensitivit...


Elephants Don't Get Cancer! 'Zombie' Genes Protect The Animals From The Disease

One of the older forms of LIF in elephants became useless after mutations stripped it of a way to activate itself, but through some unknown chain of event...


FDA approves first generic version of EpiPen

An EpiPen is a lifesaving injection that can stop allergic reactions. The move boosted EpiPen profits to $1.1 billion a year. Teva's American depositary recei...


But it's probably filled with a deadly disease

If transmitted to humans, symptoms take the form of a generalized illness that includes aches and pains, appetite loss, headache, weakness, and abdominal pain...


'Dr Bumbum' Denis Furtado is charged with murdering patient

This created a "prohibited risk", elevated by the fact that the "invasive procedure" was carried out in an Furtado's apartment which was "provisionally and prec...


Researchers say e-cigarette vapor boosts inflammation and disables protective cells

So should we be concerned that young people in our area are trying vaping? A separate study previously found that vaping delivers potentially cancerous chemic...


Nearly 80 overdose on synthetic pot in park near Yale

The number of people treated for apparent overdoses of a synthetic drug at a large park near Yale University over the past three days increased to almost 80...


DRC's health ministry says Ebola spreads to 2nd province

Fourteen of the deaths had been confirmed by lab tests, the ministry said. Five new cases have been confirmed, the ministry said, bringing the total number of...


Dozens overdose in CT park as United States opioid crisis worsens

More than 70 people have overdosed in or around a historic CT park near the Yale University campus after receiving what authorities believe was synthetic mari...


Mayo Clinic in Phoenix ranked as one of nation's best hospitals

At one point, after the family used a ruse to get their daughter her out of Mayo, they apparently removed their cell phone batteries to keep the police off thei...


NYU will provide free tuition for all of its medical students

New York University said Thursday that it will cover tuition for all its medical students regardless of their financial situation, a first among the nation's ...


Google parent invests $375 million into Oscar

Google's parent umbrella corporation, Alphabet, has never been shy about pronouncing its digital health ambitions. Health insurance company Oscar Health h...


Dozens Overdose In Connecticut Park On Tainted Synthetic Marijuana

New Haven's fire chief, meanwhile, reportedly said that the K2 may have been laced with other substances and that those being treated will have their blood test...


Algoma district residents reminded to protect themselves against West Nile Virus

In 2018 there have been five reported cases of human West Nile virus in Ontario; none of which were from the Algoma district. The news comes amid a mosquito s...


United Kingdom beats out Louisville hospitals in U.S

The top hospital in the state, University of Wisconsin Hospitals, ranked nationally in 10 adult specialties and six children's specialties. For example, Univers...


Birth control app coming to smartphones

The app , Natural Cycles , calculates when a woman is most likely to be fertile using their daily body temperature data and their menstrual cycle information....


Dozens overdosed in one Connecticut park in one day

Between Tuesday night and Wednesday, emergency officials were called to at least 71 overdoses in New Haven, some of which happened on the city's green. "It's a ...


E-cigarettes 'more harmful than we think'

According to lead study author, Professor David Thickett, while e-cigarettes are safer in terms of cancer risk than ordinary cigarettes, there may be a greater ...


New Haven police make arrest after dozens of overdoses

Authorities say some victims were unconscious, some were nauseous, some were lethargic, a few had trouble breathing and others were vomiting. Cops, firefighte...


Police warn of ‘dangerous narcotics’ after seven fatal overdoses in 12 days

Ontario is reaching out to experts to get their input on overdose prevention sites, he said, adding that the government's goal is to save lives, get people off ...


Police say presence in Fredericton's north side unrelated to shooting

Robb Costello, Const. Sara Burns and a woman whose identity has not yet been publicly confirmed. Donations have come in from as far away as British Columbia, he...


Health officials continuing to monitor measles outbreak

In all of 2017, there were 118 cases in 15 states. Yet one or two out of every 1,000 children who get measles will die from complications , according to the C...


Mayo Clinic Tops U.S

The top five US hospitals for 2018-2019 were the Mayo Clinic based in Rochester, Minn.; Cleveland Clinic; Baltimore-based Johns Hopkins Hospital, Boston's M...


Study claims blue light from screens can accelerate blindness

Exposure to blue light can speed up blindness , new optical chemistry research at The University of Toledo claimed to show. The retinal that's absorbed blue ...


Orca's 'tour of grief' over after carrying dead calf for weeks

When calves are stillborn or die shortly after birth, Haulena said the mothers instinctively drive the calf upward, and may continue to do so for 48 hours. Thes...