Grad student, 24, diagnosed with breast cancer after her hookup felt a lump in her breast during sex

GRAD STUDENT, 24, DIAGNOSED WITH BREAST CANCER AFTER HER HOOKUP FELT A LUMP IN HER BREAST DURING SEX

Alyssa Dyal was 23, a film student in Boston, fooling around with a guy she'd met on a dating app, when everything changed. Within...

Alabama father-of-eight is in the ICU with a flesh-eating infection after kayaking

ALABAMA FATHER-OF-EIGHT IS IN THE ICU WITH A FLESH-EATING INFECTION AFTER KAYAKING

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Ricky Rutherford, 41, contracted a flesh-eating bacterial infection after kayaking in Alabama. Doctors had...

 
 
 
Macy's shopper who went into cardiac arrest saved by employees just 2 months after they learned CPR

MACY'S SHOPPER WHO WENT INTO CARDIAC ARREST SAVED BY EMPLOYEES JUST 2 MONTHS AFTER THEY LEARNED CPR

Reba Mason, 58, from Glendale, Arizona, went into cardiac arrest on Wednesday after pain medication meant for her implanted pump accidentally...

Planned Parenthood president forced to step down

PLANNED PARENTHOOD PRESIDENT FORCED TO STEP DOWN

Dr Leana Wen, who took the role less than a year ago, broke the news on Tuesday in a tweet, saying: 'I just learned that the PPFA Board...

 
 
 
Woman infected with flesh-eating bacteria after a 10 minute swim

WOMAN INFECTED WITH FLESH-EATING BACTERIA AFTER A 10 MINUTE SWIM

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Amanda Edwards was only swimming for about 10 minutes, but the bacterial infection she contracted could have...

California family desperate to keep brain-dead father on life support before his organs are donated

CALIFORNIA FAMILY DESPERATE TO KEEP BRAIN-DEAD FATHER ON LIFE SUPPORT BEFORE HIS ORGANS ARE DONATED

Anthony Vallejo, 30, from Antioch, California, suffered an asthma attack on July 7. He is a registered organ donor, but his family...

 
 
 
How we evolved to be obese: Over-eating turns on fat-saving protein

HOW WE EVOLVED TO BE OBESE: OVER-EATING TURNS ON FAT-SAVING PROTEIN

The RAGE protein is activated by stress and the threat of starvation, making our bodies conserve fat to burn later, It helped us in...

High intensity workouts could be better than cardio for staving off dementia

HIGH INTENSITY WORKOUTS COULD BE BETTER THAN CARDIO FOR STAVING OFF DEMENTIA

Keeping active is know to protect against dementia. But a study from the University of Queensland suggests HIIT exercise could be more...

 
 
 
Minnesota girl, 1, thriving after surgery in the WOMB to remove a spinal tumor

MINNESOTA GIRL, 1, THRIVING AFTER SURGERY IN THE WOMB TO REMOVE A SPINAL TUMOR

Alexa Mendoza, one, from Bloomington, Minnesota, was diagnosed with a tumor at the base of her spine when her mother was 19 weeks pregnant....

Having a close relative with melanoma could raise your risk of it by 74 per cent

HAVING A CLOSE RELATIVE WITH MELANOMA COULD RAISE YOUR RISK OF IT BY 74 PER CENT

Researchers from Indiana University studied the medical records of more than 200,000 people and found the risk of getting squamous...

 
 
 
Cancer patient, 25, diagnosed WEEKS before her first smear test is calling for lower screening age

CANCER PATIENT, 25, DIAGNOSED WEEKS BEFORE HER FIRST SMEAR TEST IS CALLING FOR LOWER SCREENING AGE

Amy Anderson, of Gateshead, was diagnosed with cervical cancer in March this year, three weeks before she was eligible to have a smear...

Scientists discover new cell that could 'regenerate' diseased hearts

SCIENTISTS DISCOVER NEW CELL THAT COULD 'REGENERATE' DISEASED HEARTS

University of Calgary scientists have discovered a new immune cell in the fluid surrounding the heart that helps the organ 'heal itself.'...

 
 
 
Father credits an Apple Watch for saving his life after it spotted a heart defect

FATHER CREDITS AN APPLE WATCH FOR SAVING HIS LIFE AFTER IT SPOTTED A HEART DEFECT

Paul Hutton, 48, of Bradfield in Essex, discovered he had the heart arrhythmia ventricular bigeminy in November after his watch warned...

Woman who had an ovary and a fallopian tube after a car accident fears she'll never have children  

WOMAN WHO HAD AN OVARY AND A FALLOPIAN TUBE AFTER A CAR ACCIDENT FEARS SHE'LL NEVER HAVE CHILDREN  

Ashtyn White, 22, from Halifax, Canada, was in a car accident in October 2017. She had to have 23 inches of her intestine, her right...

 
 
 
Grimes says she has REPLACED the top layer of her eyeball with polymer she made in a lab

GRIMES SAYS SHE HAS REPLACED THE TOP LAYER OF HER EYEBALL WITH POLYMER SHE MADE IN A LAB

The bizarre revelations were among many in an Instagram post on Monday promoting her new collaboration with Adidas, in which the brand...

Three-year-old with brain cancer endures weeks of chemo but the disease returned seven months later 

THREE-YEAR-OLD WITH BRAIN CANCER ENDURES WEEKS OF CHEMO BUT THE DISEASE RETURNED SEVEN MONTHS LATER 

Anna Lawson, of Great Yarmouth, rung the bell for end of cancer care in June 2018. But it wasn't the end of her battle. Her treatment...

 
 
 
Living in a polluted and busy area could raise your risk of old-age depression by a third

LIVING IN A POLLUTED AND BUSY AREA COULD RAISE YOUR RISK OF OLD-AGE DEPRESSION BY A THIRD

People aged 50 and over had worse mental health if they lived in areas with toxic area and noise, a study by the University of Edinburgh...

Gruesome images show how a man's hand was put back together after being torn into THREE PIECES

GRUESOME IMAGES SHOW HOW A MAN'S HAND WAS PUT BACK TOGETHER AFTER BEING TORN INTO THREE PIECES

GRAPHIC CONTENT WARNING: The recycling plant worker, from Samut Prakan in Thailand, needed 13 hours of surgery to reconstruct his hand...

 
 
 
Baby who caught chicken pox from his brother almost died after it led to sepsis

BABY WHO CAUGHT CHICKEN POX FROM HIS BROTHER ALMOST DIED AFTER IT LED TO SEPSIS

Edward Foxall wasn't showing signs of recovering like his brother, Alfie, and became short of breath with a high temperature. He was...

Event planner, 31, 'broke her back during a yoga class'

EVENT PLANNER, 31, 'BROKE HER BACK DURING A YOGA CLASS'

Jennifer Pond, now 31, of Saskatoon, Canada, heard a 'pop' while in a standing twist pose in 2014. An X-ray revealed she had broken...

 
 
 



Nanotechnology Treatment Shows Promise Against Multiple Sclerosis, Stated Study

Nanotechnology Treatment Shows Promise Against Multiple Sclerosis, Stated Study

Nanotechnology treatment was found to reverse multiple sclerosis symptoms in mice, said new research. Read more ...

Disparities in Triple-negative Breast Cancer Diagnoses Confirmed

Disparities in Triple-negative Breast Cancer Diagnoses Confirmed

New study has uncovered a significant incidence of triple-negative breast cancer for women of color, specifically non-Hispanic black women, and for younger women. Read more ...

New Diagnostic Tool to See If Targeted Cancer Therapy is Effective

New Diagnostic Tool to See If Targeted Cancer Therapy is Effective

A portable device using artificial intelligence and biosensors accurately see if liver cancer cells are sensitive or resistant to chemotherapy drugs with instantaneous results. Read more ...

A prebiotic used in TCM can regulate lipid and glucose metabolism, improving...

A prebiotic used in TCM can regulate lipid and glucose metabolism, improving outcomes of metabolic disease

Improve your metabolic health by consuming poria mushroom, which is widely used in traditional Chinese medicine. Poria mushrooms contain a water-insoluble polysaccharide that... Read more ...

Alabama father-of-eight is in the ICU with a flesh-eating infection after...

Alabama father-of-eight is in the ICU with a flesh-eating infection after kayaking

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Ricky Rutherford, 41, contracted a flesh-eating bacterial infection after kayaking in Alabama. Doctors had to cut a six-inch piece of flesh out of... Read more ...

How we evolved to be obese: Over-eating turns on fat-saving protein

How we evolved to be obese: Over-eating turns on fat-saving protein

The RAGE protein is activated by stress and the threat of starvation, making our bodies conserve fat to burn later, It helped us in early human history, but now may make us... Read more ...

Trump's Abortion ‘Gag Rule' Has Gone Into Effect - Here's What That Means

Trump's Abortion ‘Gag Rule' Has Gone Into Effect - Here's What That Means

Federally funded health care clinics are no longer required to discuss abortion, and family planning funds are at stake in new ruling The Trump administration proposed an... Read more ...

Hypnotherapy, healing and growth: How meditation and self-hypnosis can...

Hypnotherapy, healing and growth: How meditation and self-hypnosis can improve your mental health

Meditation and hypnosis are two popular and widely studied techniques used for therapy. While they slightly differ in the way they are executed, they can be used to achieve the... Read more ...

Cancer patient, 25, diagnosed WEEKS before her first smear test is calling...

Cancer patient, 25, diagnosed WEEKS before her first smear test is calling for lower screening age

Amy Anderson, of Gateshead, was diagnosed with cervical cancer in March this year, three weeks before she was eligible to have a smear test. Read more ...

Statins Under-prescribed to Prevent Cardiac Diseases: Study

Statins Under-prescribed to Prevent Cardiac Diseases: Study

Significant treatment gap is present in managing patients who are at risk of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Read more ...