Health Care

Airport security screening trays have more germs than a toilet

The results, they said, demonstrated that airports can serve as a potential risk-zone for an "emerging pandemic threat" - a prospect that has already become a m...


Airport security trays carry more germs than toilets, study finds

A new study says that plastic trays that passengers put their hand luggage in at security checkpoints have the highest numbers of viruses of anywhere in an ai...


Common Painkillers Double Heart Attack And Stroke Risk, New Study Finds

Michael Lim is a cardiologist at SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital. Eligible individuals were at least 18 years of age and had at least a year of continu...


Third case of West Nile reported in Holmes County horses

While the mosquitoes that cause WNV bite primarily from dusk (evening) to dawn (morning), other mosquitoes that cause diseases such as chikungunya, dengue fever...


Blood-testing company Theranos is set to dissolve

In 2016, federal prosecutors opened criminal investigations into Theranos's promises to investors, and in March 2018, the SEC sued Elizabeth and her company for...


Lack of exercise: 1.4bn at risk of physical, mental illness

Across regions, many individual countries recorded large differences in insufficient activity between women and men, such as 40 versus 16 per cent in Bangla...


What Parents Should Know About the Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine

Jennifer Shu, who is a member of the academy but used to be no longer focused on the contemporary concepts. The APP's flu vaccine advice contradicts CDC rec...


Prescription Painkiller Boosts Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke

The medication is now available as an over the counter painkiller , which means it can be purchased without a prescription. The drug has been widely availabl...


Captain Marvel trailer will break the internet: Brie

Here's your first look at Jude Law as Carol's mentor Mar-Vell, but what are we supposed to make of the fact he's sharing a room with Ronan? Captain M...


This Texas lawsuit could spell the end of ObamaCare

GOP lawmakers were torched previous year for their effort to roll back the law in Congress, with opposition to some repeal proposals polling at more than 75 ...


Is your heart in good shape? Take the test to find out

It comes as a study found that nearly four out of five adults are at risk of an early death because their "heart age" is higher than their actual age. "Take t...


Fawu calls for stronger safety measures as listeriosis outbreak ends

Three months later, at the beginning of March, 180 people had died and just under 1 000 cases had been confirmed. According to the minister , it is now safe ...


The plastic airport security trays are harbingers of disease

Next time you fly, approach airport security plastic security tubs cautiously, with a recent study showing these trays boast the highest levels of respiratory...


Claire Wineland, YouTube star and activist, dies at 21

Claire's Place Foundation on Monday announced that she had died after a double lung transplant just one week earlier. By the age of 13 she had set up a fou...


After floods, rats plague the people of Kerala

Shailaja told reporters. Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease that infects both humans and animals. "We have an adequate supply of the medication at the mom...


More People Sickened In Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Popular Cereal — CDC

While most people recover within a week, some illnesses can last longer and be very severe, especially in young children, older adults, and people with compromi...


Theranos, Embattled Blood-Testing Startup, To Shut Down

The company's dissolution comes months after its top two executives, ex-CEO Elizabeth Holmes, and former president Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani, were federally prose...


Nurse Realizes She Cared For Pediatric Resident 28 Years Ago In NICU

She pressed him, and he said he was born a preemie in the same hospital. Mr Seminatore weighed two pounds and six ounces, the size of a small pineapple, when ...


'Cluster' of Legionnaires' disease cases reported in B.C.: health authorities

Health officials said the two cases in the Bronx are "not considered an outbreak or related ted to cooling towers". The New Hampshire Department of Health and...


Mike Pence's remarks make McCain family smile

Bernie Sanders said: "We welcome the Vice President to our state and hope he enjoys his stay". I am glad that they are able to now visit the most handsome s...


'Cluster' of cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Surrey

Samples collected have been sent to the CDC laboratory in Atlanta; preliminary results from lab testing are expected to be available in the next one to two week...


Cannabis extract can be used to treat psychosis, says this study

However, in individuals who had cannabidiol , the abnormal brain activity was less extreme than for the individuals who got a placebo , proposing cannabidiol ...


HCA Healthcare (HCA) PT Raised to $115.00 at Morgan Stanley

The stock increased 1.45% or $1.89 during the last trading session, reaching $132.13. ( HCA ) were valued at $132.13 and moved 1.45% as of a recent closing trad...


Modest Changes in Breakfast and Dinner Times Help Weight Loss

Also, this study only established a correlation, it's still not clear if the reduction in body fat is caused by shifting the meal times or if it's something e...


FDA warns of genital gangrene risk with diabetes drug class

SGLT2 inhibitors , a class of drugs indicated for use with diet and exercise in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D), has been linked to necrotizing fasciitis...


It's never too late for your diet to give a longer life

Through the technique of meta-analysis, we could confirm that a higher adherence to the Mediterranean diet lowers overall mortality risk in a dose-response, p...


Here's Who Owns K2M Group Holdings, Inc. (KTWO)

The established market sentiment toward the stock has created a trading environment which can suitably be described as optimistic. Most company stocks have very...


West Nile case reported in Lauderdale County

The virus is typically transmitted to humans via infected mosquitoes, which live near and spawn in pools of standing water. Ground spraying will begin Tuesd...


Global warming could spur more and hungrier crop-eating insects

The authors' fashions brand that for the three most predominant grain crops-wheat, rice, and maize-yield lost to bugs will kind bigger by 10 to 25% per diploma ...


Holy Guacamole! Researchers paying for avocado lovers to partake in study

Everyone who signs up will get a free MRI and health screening and should meet monthly with a dietician, the school said. The aim of their study is to find ou...