Pollution

Impact of Air Pollution on Gynecologic Health

Impact of Air Pollution on Gynecologic Health

9 minutes ago   |   Medindia Health

More studies are needed to determine the effect of air pollution on gynecologic diseases: infertility, menstrual irregularity, uterine fibroids and endometriosis.
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U.K. scientists call on public to help track and map plastic pollution on local beaches

U.K. scientists call on public to help track and map plastic pollution on local beaches

1 hour ago   |   Natural News

Britain's coastlines are so polluted with plastics that researchers have turned to the public for assistance. An online interactive map of the U.K. will allow anyone to...
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Southeast Asia Haze Tied to Hospitalization for Breathing Problems

2 days ago   |   Medscape

People are more likely to be hospitalized for respiratory disorders during the annual haze season in Southeast Asia, when densely polluted air hovers over the region, than at...
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More studies needed to validate link between air pollution and gynecologic health, say researchers

2 days ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

While initial studies suggest a potential relationship between air pollution and both infertility and menstrual irregularity, researchers from Boston University School of...
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Plastic pebbles, formed when plastic mixes with sand, now polluting beaches and endangering wildlife

Plastic pebbles, formed when plastic mixes with sand, now polluting beaches and endangering wildlife

2 days ago   |   Natural News

The next time you stroll along the beach, be wary of any colorful pebbles you come across. Those aren't rocks: they're pebbles made of plastic. Also called “plastiglomerates,”...
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Findings validate link between environmental factors, dry eye

3 days ago   |   Healio

Dry eye signs and symptoms worsened in the presence of a high pollen count, high wind speed low humidity and high pollution, according to a study presented at the Association...
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How to Keep Your Family Safe From Wildfire Smoke and Air Pollution

How to Keep Your Family Safe From Wildfire Smoke and Air Pollution

3 days ago   |   Mamavation

Visit us at Mamavation.com for more updates, healthy tips and challenges. Wildfires happen in the summer when it's hot and dry and then in the fall when it's still dry and...
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Could air pollution increase your risk of developing diabetes?

Could air pollution increase your risk of developing diabetes?

4 days ago   |   Natural News

Bad news for young overweight people living in areas that are highly polluted: Long-term exposure may possibly increase your risk of having diabetes, according to a study...
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Asian residents are exposed to 9 times more air pollution than Americans or Europeans

4 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Asian car drivers are exposed to nine times more pollution than their European and American counterparts, a comprehensive study has found.
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Study links pollution to hospital visits

5 days ago   |   BBC

Scientists use patient records to confirm air pollution spikes with hospital admissions and GP visits.
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Valproic acid-induced autism in young children reduced with curcumin

Valproic acid-induced autism in young children reduced with curcumin

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that about one in 59 children has autism spectrum disorder. A look at yearly data on the prevalence of ASD reveals that... Read more ...

For Effective Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma Test the Urine and Blood

For Effective Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma Test the Urine and Blood

Multiple myeloma can be detected by urine test as well as the serum of our blood, say pathologists. Urine test though an age-old diagnostic tool is still very effective in... Read more ...

Migraine May Increase Ear Disorders

Migraine May Increase Ear Disorders

Increased risk of developing ear disorders like tinnitus is seen in people with chronic migraines when compared to those without a headache. Read more ...

Massive Genome Havoc in Breast Cancer Revealed

Massive Genome Havoc in Breast Cancer Revealed

One of the most detailed maps ever made of structural variations in a cancer cell's genome has been revealed by researchers. Read more ...

Intensive Care Patients' Muscles Unable to Use Fats for Energy: Study

Intensive Care Patients' Muscles Unable to Use Fats for Energy: Study

Muscle wasting increases length of intensive care unit stay and mortality, and hence it is important that we identify better ways to ensure that nutrition and rehabilitation... Read more ...

Recalled Honey Smacks still on store shelves; more people sick

Recalled Honey Smacks still on store shelves; more people sick

Some retailers are still selling recalled Kellogg's Honey Smacks responsible for an expanding nationwide Salmonella outbreak, spurring the FDA to once again urge consumers to... Read more ...

Fat-Loss Coach Says Do These 6 Things For 2 Weeks to Start Losing Weight

Fat-Loss Coach Says Do These 6 Things For 2 Weeks to Start Losing Weight

A post shared by Carter Good • Fat loss Coach on Jul 3, 2018 at 7:59am PDT Trying to lose weight but struggling with how to get started and be successful? With so much... Read more ...

Kidney Trauma from Gunshot Wounds, Other Injuries: Is Surgery the Best Option?

Kidney Trauma from Gunshot Wounds, Other Injuries: Is Surgery the Best Option?

Doctors exploring the best approach for treating penetrating kidney trauma from gunshot wounds and other injuries found that conservative, non-surgical management is a feasible... Read more ...

Testosterone Therapy Offers New Hope for Cancer Patients

Testosterone Therapy Offers New Hope for Cancer Patients

Testosterone is effective at fighting cachexia or loss of body mass in cancer patients and can help improve quality of life in cancer patients. Read more ...

Routine Screening and Treatment for Opioid Abuse Recommended to Reduce...

Routine Screening and Treatment for Opioid Abuse Recommended to Reduce Opioid Epidemic in US

Opioid abuse in US can be cut down if health care providers routinely screen and treat patients for opioid abuse when they come to clinics and hospitals seeking other services. Read more ...