Monthly Archives: January 2019

Measles outbreak grows in area with low vaccination rate, most patients unimmunized

Measles outbreak grows in area with low vaccination rate, most patients unimmunized A measles outbreak in southwestern Washington state has grown to 16 confirmed cases, and most of the children affected are unimmunized against the disease, officials said Thursday.See Original Article Woman Has 50-Pound Tumor Removed A woman in Idaho who thought she had gained weight related to menopause discovered she actually had a life-threatening tumor inside of her.See Original Article

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Opioid Use in Pregnancy Linked to Birth Defects?

Opioid Use in Pregnancy Linked to Birth Defects? By Steven Reinberg. HealthDay Reporter. THURSDAY, Jan. 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) — More American infants are being born with their intestines outside of their bodies, and the disturbing trend might be linked to the opioid crisis, health officials …See Original Article This Year's Flu Vaccine Effective Against Top Influenza Strains Since October, millions of Americans have gotten the flu. And while it's not 100 percent effective, the best bet […]

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Man Attempts to Cure Backache With Semen Injections

Man Attempts to Cure Backache With Semen Injections When a 33-year-old man first arrived at Dublin's Adelaide and Meath Hospital with severe back pain, his case seemed typical. But after doctors discovered a mysterious lesion on his right arm, the patient disclosed a key detail: he'd been treating his …See Original Article What is the Planetary Health diet and how can it help save the planet? Our current food production and consumption habits are doomed to “exacerbate […]

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The world needs a diet overhaul, expert panel says

The world needs a diet overhaul, expert panel says CBS NEWS – New York – A hamburger a week, but no more – that's about as much red meat people should eat to do what's best for their health and the planet, according to a report seeking to overhaul the world's diet.See Original Article Scientists Find Brain Cells That Make Pain Hurt Pain is a complicated experience. Our skin and muscles sense it, just like they sense […]

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Readers' Blog: We have to do more to challenge smoking

Readers' Blog: We have to do more to challenge smoking I would like to tell Minister for Health, Simon Harris, that I believe the time has come to radically address the smoking epidemic in this country.See Original Article Flu Season 2018-19: How Are We Doing? With the new year in full swing, it seems that more and more individuals in the United States included getting a flu vaccine to their pre-New Year's resolution list.See Original Article

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Health experts speak out after survey shows parents' doubts about flu shot

Health experts speak out after survey shows parents' doubts about flu shot CHICAGO — We're in the thick of flu season, but there's some good news to share. Experts are seeing lower levels of the severe disease compared to last year.See Original Article Did you know you can eat less by just smelling high-calorie food? Who doesn't get enticed by the smell of pizzas, burgers or those yummy sandwiches? Our hunger doubles up with the whiff of […]

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Blood from the young now on sale for the old in San Francisco: report

Blood from the young now on sale for the old in San Francisco: report You don't have to drink the blood of children to reclaim the vigor of your lost youth. You can mainline it. For $8,000 a liter.See Original Article This Is The Two-Minute Trick To End Food Cravings, Study Says With just one whiff of a freshly baked cookie, sometimes all you want to do is devour it. But what if the solution to getting […]

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Health department offers help for those quitting smoking, tobacco

Health department offers help for those quitting smoking, tobacco The Toledo-Lucas County Health Department is offering a free program to help people quit smoking and other tobacco use. The Community Cessation Initiative offers services such as nicotine replacement therapy and cessation counseling.See Original Article A new 'planetary health diet' can save lives and the planet, a major review suggests An international team of scientists has developed a diet it says can improve health while ensuring sustainable food […]

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The 3 things you need to keep your New Year's weight-loss resolution, according to WW

The 3 things you need to keep your New Year's weight-loss resolution, according to WW The popular weight-management program has owned the top spot in U.S. News and World Report's best weight-loss diets for nine consecutive years,See Original Article Celery juice: The latest wellness craze Devotees of the green elixir claim it can help you with weight loss, mental health, infertility, reducing inflammation, improving gut health and easingSee Original Article

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FDA expands dog food brand recall for potentially toxic levels of Vitamin D

FDA expands dog food brand recall for potentially toxic levels of Vitamin D Symptoms include vomiting, loss of appetite, increased thirst, increased urination, excessive drooling and weight loss. For more information, click here.See Original Article Take Home from NASH-TAG: On the precipice of the fatty liver pipeline If you take weight loss as a NASH therapy, the histological endpoints associated with greater than 5% weight loss are equal to or better thanSee Original Article

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Ways to lose weight in the new year

Ways to lose weight in the new year Did you make a New Year's resolution? If so, I have great news for you. I hope this will make a difference in your decision. A lot of us have madeSee Original Article Intermittent fasting boosts health by strengthening daily rhythms Various versions of the intermittent fasting diet appear to have weight loss benefits. A new study investigating why they work concludes that circadianSee Original Article

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First bariatric seminar of the year at East Cooper Medical Center

First bariatric seminar of the year at East Cooper Medical Center Join East Cooper Medical Center for its first surgical weight loss presentation … To register for this event and to learn more about surgical weight lossSee Original Article Jessie James Decker's post-baby diet secret: 'This is the fastest i have ever lost weight' Decker, 30, says she's been “every shape and size over the last 4 1/2 years from having children and never had to worry […]

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