Overweight people develop fat in their LUNGS and it can make it harder for them to breathe

OVERWEIGHT PEOPLE DEVELOP FAT IN THEIR LUNGS AND IT CAN MAKE IT HARDER FOR THEM TO BREATHE

A study from Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and the University of Western Australia has found that fatty adipose tissue clogs up the...

Michigan grandfather, 72, becomes the state's fifth death from mosquito-borne EEE

MICHIGAN GRANDFATHER, 72, BECOMES THE STATE'S FIFTH DEATH FROM MOSQUITO-BORNE EEE

Henry Hess, 72, of Edwardsburg, Michigan, died on Saturday, becoming the state's fifth fatality of Eastern Equine Encephalitis this...

 
 
 
Meditation makes drugs for treating opioid addiction 1.5 times more effective

MEDITATION MAKES DRUGS FOR TREATING OPIOID ADDICTION 1.5 TIMES MORE EFFECTIVE

A new study from Rutgers University in New Jersey, found those recovering from opioid addiction were better at controlling cravings...

Juul stops selling ALL flavors except tobacco and menthol

JUUL STOPS SELLING ALL FLAVORS EXCEPT TOBACCO AND MENTHOL

Juul announced Friday that it will pull its sweet flavors like mint, mango and creme brulee from online stores after removing them...

 
 
 
Tennessee woman says she got staph infection on left foot from nail salon

TENNESSEE WOMAN SAYS SHE GOT STAPH INFECTION ON LEFT FOOT FROM NAIL SALON

Chelsea Lloyd, of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, claims she contracted a staph infection on her foot from a visit to Vogue Nail Bar on September...

Alarming report reveals youth suicide has risen 56% in the past decade

ALARMING REPORT REVEALS YOUTH SUICIDE HAS RISEN 56% IN THE PAST DECADE

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's report on violent deaths shows that while homicides have fallen since 2000, suicides...

 
 
 
Pensioner's taste buds 'disappear' due to a blood condition

PENSIONER'S TASTE BUDS 'DISAPPEAR' DUE TO A BLOOD CONDITION

The unnamed 64-year-old was seen by doctors in Singapore. The man was diagnosed with pernicious anaemia, where a person has low levels...

Toxic metals found lurking in 95 percent of tested baby food 'could erode a child's IQ'

TOXIC METALS FOUND LURKING IN 95 PERCENT OF TESTED BABY FOOD 'COULD ERODE A CHILD'S IQ'

A new report from Healthy Babies Bright Futures found 94% of 168 tested babies foods contained lead, 75% contained cadmium, 73% contained...

 
 
 
The robot that cuddles you to sleep: Kidney-shaped Somnox costs £549 and can 'banish insomnia'

THE ROBOT THAT CUDDLES YOU TO SLEEP: KIDNEY-SHAPED SOMNOX COSTS £549 AND CAN 'BANISH INSOMNIA'

The sleeping buddy is able to slow down users' breathing by simulating breathing rhythms a human body naturally adapts to. Developed...

Scientists are one step closer to creating an embryo without using sperm or eggs

SCIENTISTS ARE ONE STEP CLOSER TO CREATING AN EMBRYO WITHOUT USING SPERM OR EGGS

Researchers from the Salk Institute in San Diego, California, took skin cells from a mouse's ear and implanted them in a female rodent's...

 
 
 
Lewis Capaldi most popular 'life-saving' songs of 2019 which have the same tempo recommended for CPR

LEWIS CAPALDI MOST POPULAR 'LIFE-SAVING' SONGS OF 2019 WHICH HAVE THE SAME TEMPO RECOMMENDED FOR CPR

Glasgow-born Lewis Capaldi's Someone You Loved was the most popular song in 2019 which had 100-120 beats per minute, a temp the NHS...

Teva UK is latest pharmaceutical giant to recall batches of heartburn drug Zantac

TEVA UK IS LATEST PHARMACEUTICAL GIANT TO RECALL BATCHES OF HEARTBURN DRUG ZANTAC

An alert was today circulated by the British medicines watchdog on behalf of Teva UK whose product may have been contaminated with...

 
 
 
US vaping death toll hits 30: Two more people have died in Minnesota

US VAPING DEATH TOLL HITS 30: TWO MORE PEOPLE HAVE DIED IN MINNESOTA

With the addition of two confirmed deaths in Minnesota this week, the state's vaping death toll has hit three. Nationwide, 30 have...

How your phone could be aging you: Daily exposure to blue light may accelerate aging

HOW YOUR PHONE COULD BE AGING YOU: DAILY EXPOSURE TO BLUE LIGHT MAY ACCELERATE AGING

An Oregon State University study on fruit flies found that soaking up the LED waves corrupts brain cells and the eye's retina and chops...

 
 
 
Daily blue light exposure from smartphones and tablets 'could be taking years off people's lives'

DAILY BLUE LIGHT EXPOSURE FROM SMARTPHONES AND TABLETS 'COULD BE TAKING YEARS OFF PEOPLE'S LIVES'

A new study from Oregon State University found, in research conducted on flies, that blue light emitted from smartphones damages brain...

Frequent drinking is 'a bigger risk to health than binge drinking', study claims

FREQUENT DRINKING IS 'A BIGGER RISK TO HEALTH THAN BINGE DRINKING', STUDY CLAIMS

Researchers in South Korea studied drinking habits of almost 10million people. The number of times a person drank over the week raised...

 
 
 
Baby in Turkey is born without a penis

BABY IN TURKEY IS BORN WITHOUT A PENIS

Doctors at Erbakan University in Konya - 160miles south of the capital Ankara - have said penile reconstruction is a 'good alternative'...

Seven-year-old with rare condition breaks out in a rash, vomits and struggles to breathe when cold

SEVEN-YEAR-OLD WITH RARE CONDITION BREAKS OUT IN A RASH, VOMITS AND STRUGGLES TO BREATHE WHEN COLD

Tommy Leitch, of Amersham, had to be hospitalised every month last winter, his mother, Abigail McDonald, said. He suffers with urticaria...

 
 
 
Technology used by engineers to listen for faults in bridges could be used to diagnose arthritis

TECHNOLOGY USED BY ENGINEERS TO LISTEN FOR FAULTS IN BRIDGES COULD BE USED TO DIAGNOSE ARTHRITIS

A team of British scientists found that inaudible high-frequency sounds are emitted from a person's joints. Lancaster University's...

Parents who dismissed baby's symptoms as teething are shocked to find it was a deadly infection

PARENTS WHO DISMISSED BABY'S SYMPTOMS AS TEETHING ARE SHOCKED TO FIND IT WAS A DEADLY INFECTION

Thom and Hannah Lynch, 29, from Swansea, have said they will never forget the 'worst moment of their lives' having to hold nine-month-old...

 
 
 



Kidney issues? Drink more water

Kidney issues? Drink more water

Drinking more water is the key to healthy kidneys, and a new research further strengthens this claim. A study published in PLOS ONE found that it could help treat polycystic... Read more ...

Your Personality as a Teen May Predict Your Risk of Dementia: Study

Your Personality as a Teen May Predict Your Risk of Dementia: Study

Being calm and mature as teen were each associated with roughly a 10% reduction in adult dementia risk. Read more ...

PTSD Linked to Stroke Risk in Younger Adults

PTSD Linked to Stroke Risk in Younger Adults

Young and middle-aged adults with post-traumatic stress disorder have an increased risk of stroke, new research suggests. Read more ...

Medicare for All Would Actually Be ‘Medicare for None,' HHS Secretary Alex...

Medicare for All Would Actually Be ‘Medicare for None,' HHS Secretary Alex Azar Argues at TIME 100 Health Summit

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar called Medicare for All a “utopian” and “simplistic” approach to health care that would actually become... Read more ...

Alarming report reveals youth suicide has risen 56% in the past decade

Alarming report reveals youth suicide has risen 56% in the past decade

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's report on violent deaths shows that while homicides have fallen since 2000, suicides among 10- to 24-year-olds have risen sharply. Read more ...

95% Of Baby Foods Tested In U.S. Contain Toxic Metals

95% Of Baby Foods Tested In U.S. Contain Toxic Metals

The majority of baby food sold in the United States contains lead, arsenic, cadmium, and/or mercury According to a new report released on Thursday, October 17, 2019, the food... Read more ...

Blake Lively And Ryan Reynolds Reveal Their New Baby In The Sneakiest Way

Blake Lively And Ryan Reynolds Reveal Their New Baby In The Sneakiest Way

Congratulations to Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds on the arrival of their third little girl Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds are notoriously private about their personal lives... Read more ...

Nicotine Addiction May Lead to Diabetes

Nicotine Addiction May Lead to Diabetes

Cigarette smoking has been proved fatal time and again, and now this notorious habit is linked to increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Read more ...

PTSD Doubles Infection Risk in Patients

PTSD Doubles Infection Risk in Patients

PTSD affected people have a staggering 1.8 times the risk of having any infection compared with those without PTSD. Read more ...

Daily blue light exposure from smartphones and tablets 'could be taking...

Daily blue light exposure from smartphones and tablets 'could be taking years off people's lives'

A new study from Oregon State University found, in research conducted on flies, that blue light emitted from smartphones damages brain neurons as well as the retina at the back... Read more ...