Health Protection Scotland

Bodybuilding and Therapy Helped This Guy Drop 50 Pounds

54 minutes ago   |   Mens health

“What kept me motivated was that I had completely severed my ties to my past life."
Read more ...

How to Stop a Disease From Crossing Borders

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Division of Global Health Protection talks about the coronavirus and her organization's efforts to keep people...
Read more ...

She Didn't Want a Pelvic Exam. She Received One Anyway

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Medical schools and students are grappling with an unsettling practice: Performing pelvic exams on unconscious, non-consenting patients.
Read more ...

First Russian citizen is diagnosed with COVID-19

1 hour ago   |   ABC News

A Russian woman aboard the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan has been diagnosed with COVID-19
Read more ...

Too Much Sitting May Up Heart Disease Risk in Aging Women

Too Much Sitting May Up Heart Disease Risk in Aging Women

2 hours ago   |   Medindia Health   |   3 articles

Is too much sitting bad for your heart? Yes, sitting for long periods can put aging women at a higher risk of developing heart disease. So, sit less and move more to boost your...
Read more ...

New French health minister takes up post with raised profile

3 hours ago   |   ABC News

Incoming French health minister, Olivier Veran, a lawmaker and doctor, has been handed the keys to his new ministry while it is in the midst of dealing with the threat of...
Read more ...

Room for More Revascularization, Statin Use in Critical Limb Ischemia

3 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

]]> - Increased use of revascularization in critical limb ischemia was associated with improved outcomes for U.S. veterans, a study showed. From 2005 to 2014, those leaving a...
Read more ...

Coronavirus Update; Naloxone at the Pharmacy: It's TTHealthWatch!

3 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

]]> - TTHealthWatch is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Rick Lange, MD, president of the...
Read more ...

Trading quarantines, Americans from cruise land in US

5 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   4 articles

One of two charter flights carrying cruise ship passengers from Japan landed at a California air force base early Monday
Read more ...

5 Ways to Spring Clean and Detox Your Body

5 Ways to Spring Clean and Detox Your Body

6 hours ago   |   24/7 Mom

Spring is in the air and many of us are wondering what happened to our bodies during these last few months of hibernation. Don't get discouraged! Here are five quick fixes that...
Read more ...


Register you to post on Health Mag

Free Registration

Too Much Sitting May Up Heart Disease Risk in Aging Women

Too Much Sitting May Up Heart Disease Risk in Aging Women

Is too much sitting bad for your heart? Yes, sitting for long periods can put aging women at a higher risk of developing heart disease. So, sit less and move more to boost your... Read more ...

Cutting Off Kidney Cancer at Its Roots: Study

Cutting Off Kidney Cancer at Its Roots: Study

New study discovers cancer stem cells responsible for the most common form of kidney cancer: clear cell renal cell carcinoma, or ccRCC. Read more ...

Study Identifies States with Highest Rates of Melanoma Due to UV Radiation

Study Identifies States with Highest Rates of Melanoma Due to UV Radiation

New study finds that state-level incidence rates for UV-attributable melanoma ranged from 15 cases per 100,000 in Alaska to 65 cases per 100,000 in Hawaii. Read more ...

CATASTROPHIC ERROR: In just two days, thousands of potentially...

CATASTROPHIC ERROR: In just two days, thousands of potentially cross-infected passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship will be released and allowed to take commercial flights anywhere in the world

World health authorities are about to commit a gross error that could literally end up costing millions of lives. So far, 355 passengers on the Diamond Princess cruise ship... Read more ...

U.S. military preparing to implement medical martial law due to coronavirus...

U.S. military preparing to implement medical martial law due to coronavirus pandemic

The Joint Chiefs of Staff has issued an executive order calling on the United States Northern Command to start preparing for a full-blown pandemic of the Wuhan coronavirus here... Read more ...

Can this East Asian shrub help reduce the harmful effects of oxidative...

Can this East Asian shrub help reduce the harmful effects of oxidative stress? Study explains

Lindera glauca is a medicinal shrub with a variety of uses. Besides being an excellent condiment and food flavoring, L. glauca is also used in the manufacturing industry and in... Read more ...

New Guidelines for Hepatic Failure

New Guidelines for Hepatic Failure

A new set of evidence-based recommendations for the management of liver failure is presented at the SCCM 49th Critical Care Congress. It assembles recommendations for critical... Read more ...

Green Tea Extract Reduces Fatty Liver Disease

Green Tea Extract Reduces Fatty Liver Disease

According to a recent study by Penn State researchers, Green tea extract combined with exercise, reduces fatty liver disease in mice. Read more ...

Tiny Particles may Start Nonfatal Heart Attacks

Tiny Particles may Start Nonfatal Heart Attacks

A recent Yale study confirms something that has long been suspected -air pollution's small particles can play a role in severe heart disease. Read more ...

An Ode to Cold Showers

An Ode to Cold Showers

Luci Gutiérrez Here's what used to happen. I'd wake up, smoldering and sighing, reel out of bed and into the kitchen, and put the kettle on. Then I'd think: Well, now what?... Read more ...