Scientists say they will have 'complete cure for cancer within a year'

Aridor says the treatment will be effective immediately, last only a few weeks, have no or minimal side-effects and be available at a much lower cost than other options. "However, as experience has taught us so many times, the gap from a successful m... More..

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PM ready to reopen European Union negotiations in bid to win MPs’ support
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

PM ready to reopen European Union negotiations in bid to win MPs’ support

On Tuesday, Mrs May called on the the House of Commons to back an amendment tabled by Conservative MP Sir Graham Brady which would require her to replace the backstop with " alternative arrangements " to avoi...More..

by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Once eradicated in U.S., measles outbreak sickens 35 in two states

Experts say the outbreak highlights the importance of childhood immunizations. The B.C. Centre for Disease Control is warning British Columbians to take precautions if they are travelling to Washington state...More..

Careful travelling to Washington counties hit by measles outbreak: provincial health authority
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Careful travelling to Washington counties hit by measles outbreak: provincial health authority

One person in Clark County has been hospitalized. Health officials have warned that people infected with the disease had visited schools, churches, a dentist´s office, a Costco store, an Ikea store and the Po...More..

Kamala Harris Nabs Her First Congressional Endorsement In 2020 Race
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Kamala Harris Nabs Her First Congressional Endorsement In 2020 Race

So, let's answer that question to the world and each other right here and right now. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) for president in the 2020 election, saying she "embraces the future". "If Kamala Harris wants...More..

Data of 14,200 HIV positive people leaked in Singapore
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Data of 14,200 HIV positive people leaked in Singapore

It came to light on Monday that Farrera-Brochez, who was HIV-positive, had not only used his boyfriend's blood to pass blood tests so he could work in Singapore , but that he had also got hold of information i...More..

by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

State bill introduced to nix personal exemptions for measles vaccine

If you feel like you may have the measles, make sure you call the doctor before you go in for a visit so they can protect others from contracting the viral illness. The typical recommendations are that children...More..

by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Measles outbreak prompts state of emergency declaration by Washington governor

Governor Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency affecting all of Washington on Friday due to an ongoing measles outbreak in two counties. Clark County Public Health said Sunday that the majority of the cas...More..

Phoenix care facility says it's making changes
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Phoenix care facility says it's making changes

He was charged with sexual assault and vulnerable adult abuse in a case involving a 29-year-old incapacitated woman who had been at the facility since she was 3 years old. His resignation was "accepted unanim...More..

Chinese scientists produce gene-edited monkeys
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Chinese scientists produce gene-edited monkeys

They said the cloned quintet showed signs of a wide-range of circadian disorder characteristics - including reduced sleep time, elevated night-time locomotive activities, dampened circadian cycling of blood h...More..

Measles Outbreak Grows in Northwest US, 31 Cases Reported
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Measles Outbreak Grows in Northwest US, 31 Cases Reported

Most of the confirmed cases - 21 - were with children between 1 and 10 years old. There is also one case in King County , which includes Seattle. Marissa Armstrong with Clark County Public Health said pe...More..

11 sickened in salmonella outbreak linked to hedgehogs — CDC
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

11 sickened in salmonella outbreak linked to hedgehogs — CDC

At least one person has been hospitalized in relation to the outbreak but no deaths have been reported at this time. No deaths have been reported. Symptoms of salmonella infection include fever, diarrhea ...More..

Rocking improves sleep and memory, studies in mice and people show
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Rocking improves sleep and memory, studies in mice and people show

Once asleep, participants also spent more time in non-rapid eye movement sleep , slept more deeply, and woke up less. Nodding off quickly and remaining asleep are the two factors involved in getting a so...More..

Sask livestock and dairy groups express disappointment over new Canada Food Guide
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Sask livestock and dairy groups express disappointment over new Canada Food Guide

Hasan Hutchinson, director general at Health Canada's Office of Nutrition Policy and Promotion, told reporters on Monday before the guide's release. The new food guide also calls out chocolate milk, in additi...More..

Measles Outbreak Hits 23 Cases
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Measles Outbreak Hits 23 Cases

A public health emergency has been declared in Clark County, Washington, as a result of an ongoing measles outbreak. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ), the virus is so contagio...More..

Kids Exposed to Lead at Higher Odds for Mental Health Issues Later
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Kids Exposed to Lead at Higher Odds for Mental Health Issues Later

Reuben's previous work has linked lower IQs and greater behavioral problems among children to pediatric lead exposure. "These results suggest that early-life lead exposure in the era of leaded gasoline experi...More..

Maine CDC urges flu shots as cases rise above 1000 in state
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Maine CDC urges flu shots as cases rise above 1000 in state

If you suspect that you have the flu, Adalja recommends visiting your doctor ASAP. The mid-season vaccine efficacy estimate was only 20 per cent a year ago during the H3N2-dominant flu epidemic, the study sai...More..

Too Much Fried Food May Shorten Your Life
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Too Much Fried Food May Shorten Your Life

Benelam mentioned that frying food at high temperatures can result in the production of glycation products, which have been linked in previous studies to all-cause and cardiovascular deaths. Fully 33% of part...More..

Antibiotic resistance as threatening as WARFARE ‘the urgency is NOW’
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Antibiotic resistance as threatening as WARFARE ‘the urgency is NOW’

Yet without urgent action, we may be entering a post-antibiotic era when these treatments no longer work. The UK government today released a new plan to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR) that aims to redu...More..

Aspirin lowers heart attack risk but raises risk of unsafe bleeding
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Aspirin lowers heart attack risk but raises risk of unsafe bleeding

Aspirin should not be taken to prevent heart disease unless on doctors' orders, scientists have warned after a major study found it "substantially" increased the risk of unsafe bleeds. Aspirin is recommended by...More..

by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Dragon Financial & Investment Group LLC Has $208,000 Position in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Affiance Financial LLC's holdings in Johnson & Johnson were worth $1,690,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduce...More..

Two more people die from flu in Douglas County
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Two more people die from flu in Douglas County

Over the course of 2017-2018, the flu season in the United States had one of the highest total death rates since 2009, with a recorded total of 391 deaths. The shots are available at Hamilton Health Centre on t...More..

Farmers unhappy dairy's been ditched by new Food Guide
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Farmers unhappy dairy's been ditched by new Food Guide

IN launching the new Canada's Food Guide on Tuesday, federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor emphasized that healthy eating is about more than the foods Canadians eat. Eat meals with others. She p...More..

Man arrested in Hacienda sex assault case voluntarily surrenders nursing license
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Man arrested in Hacienda sex assault case voluntarily surrenders nursing license

The 29-year-old victim has been in long-term care since age 3 and gave birth at the facility on December 29. In a matter of hours, a suspect's court-ordered DNA sample led to his arrest this week on sexual as...More..

Women with cervical cancer delay seeking med help
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Women with cervical cancer delay seeking med help

HPV screening is more effective at preventing cervical cancer than the smear test . For instance, in March 2012, Delphi Bioscience Asia Pvt Ltd introduced a home based HPV test kit for making the detection p...More..

NHS says contraceptive pill can be taken every day of the month
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

NHS says contraceptive pill can be taken every day of the month

This is because standard combined oral contraceptive pills - such as Microgynon, Rigevidon or Marvelon - are created to be taken for 21 days, followed by a seven-day break, during which time the woman doesn't t...More..

Health Officials Urge Residents To Get Vaccinated Against Measles
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Health Officials Urge Residents To Get Vaccinated Against Measles

Public health officials in Clark County , Wash., said Wednesday that they were aware of 23 confirmed cases and seven suspected cases of measles had been identified in the county since January 1. But the ...More..

Twitterstorm as Ocasio-Cortez Says Gives 'Zero' F*** About Fellow Dems' Pushback
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

Twitterstorm as Ocasio-Cortez Says Gives 'Zero' F*** About Fellow Dems' Pushback

It passed 229-184. Ocasio-Cortez joined with 183 Republicans in voting "no". "It's a very, very sad situation". Billionaire Michael Dell, chief executive officer of the eponymous technology giant, rejected ...More..

China clones gene-edited monkeys to aid disorder research
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

China clones gene-edited monkeys to aid disorder research

The first article describes the generation of gene-edited donor monkeys, using CRISPR-Cas9 method to edit the BMAL1 gene of in vitro fertilized monkey embryos. Right now, China is proving itself to be a contr...More..

The Gum Disease-Alzheimer's Connection You Need To Know About
by | Friday, January 25, 2019

The Gum Disease-Alzheimer's Connection You Need To Know About

Marzi, who was not involved in the research , said in an email to CNN that if "this result can be replicated in larger cohorts and more generally in sporadic cases of Alzheimer's Disease, the blood test ...More..