bbc.co.uk 6 hours ago
The amount of time asthma patients spend soaking up the sun may have an impact on their health, researchers have suggested.
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By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Boys who are diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in elementary school are more likely to grow up to be obese adults than those...
news.yahoo.com 14 hours ago
Dear American Consumers: Please don t start eating healthfully. Sincerely, the Food Industry
news.yahoo.com 10 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles politicians have struggled for more than five years to regulate medical marijuana, trying to balance the needs of the sick against neighborhood concerns that pot shops...
news.yahoo.com 7 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sunbathers headed to the beach this summer will find new sunscreen labels on store shelves that are designed to make the products more effective and easier to use...
news.yahoo.com 3 hours ago
By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A newer version of the whooping cough vaccine doesn't protect kids as well as the original, which was phased out in the 1990s because of safety concerns,...
ksdk.com 3 hours ago
This story may make you feel embarrassed for your country. Injured veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan are waiting years for their disability benefits...
healthland.time.com 20 hours ago
Temple Grandin, a professor of animal science at Colorado State University, eloquently described life from the perspective of someone living with autism in her memoir, Thinking in Pictures, which...
foxnews.com 21 hours ago
It is well known that extra virgin olive oil is good for the body – boosting heart health and even lowering the risk of certain kinds of cancer.
nbcnews.com 7 hours ago
Video on msnbc.com: A recent study in the journal Neurology found that the proportion of young people who are having strokes increased from one in eight stroke patients in the mid-90s to one in five...
thestar.com 6 hours ago
Shamian, formerly of Mount Sinai and more, takes reins at council after congress in Australia.
nytimes.com 19 May
The secretary, Eric Shinseki, is being held accountable for his overwhelmed agency’s problems dealing with claims for disability compensation.
washingtonpost.com 9 hours ago
The National Weather Service plans computer upgrades with funding it got as a result of the storm.
washingtonpost.com 19 May
Those with a fear of insects dread the coming swarm known as Brood II.
oregonlive.com 18 May
Upstream Public Health lobbied the Portland City Council to add fluoride to drinking water in 2012 and this year left a state manager feeling pressured over how to present information in a new study...
nbcnews.com 17 May
Men who were fit in middle age -- around age 50 -- were less likely to die from cancer 20 years later, a new study finds. It adds to the evidence that exercise protects people from cancer.
guardian.co.uk 18 May
The fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or DSM-5, has divided medical opinion
dailymail.co.uk 18 May
As tattoos become increasingly prevalent with model Cara Delevingne recently showing off a lion design on her index finger, the first new option for tattoo-removal in two decades has been unveiled.
sciencedaily.com 18 May
Anthropologists have showed that a woman's reproductive function may be tied to her immune system's status.
nzherald.co.nz 11 hours ago
A former mental health patient, who was denied the right to smoke, believes allowing addicted patients to smoke has far more positives than negatives.
healthland.time.com 17 May
Over the course of my life, I have been given no fewer than five different diagnoses for mental illnesses, under the diagnostic system laid out in psychiatry’s “bible,” the DSM. But it was a sixth...