Food Parasite Has Hospitalized 7 Sickened More

Health officials say a parasite discovered in Del Monte vegetable trays has caused more than 200 consumers in multiple Midwest states to become ill. The recalled trays has affected people in Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin and MI. So far, the age rang... More..

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HPV test should replace Pap test for cervical cancer screening, study suggests
by | Sunday, July 08, 2018

HPV test should replace Pap test for cervical cancer screening, study suggests

USA guidelines call for both HPV and Pap tests, but studies have shown that the real benefit comes from the HPV test , she added. Researchers, led by the University of British Columbia, found that significan...More..

Joey Chestnut eats record 74 hot dogs for 11th title
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Joey Chestnut eats record 74 hot dogs for 11th title

It will also be interesting to see if Chestnut can break the record he set a year ago when he ate an astounding 72 hot dogs - buns included - in just 10 minutes. The construction manager turned pro eater does...More..

Keeping your pets safe during the 4th of July fireworks
by | Thursday, July 05, 2018

Keeping your pets safe during the 4th of July fireworks

This is an ongoing list . At Fort Vancouver, Independence Day is celebrated at Pearson Airfield, where a 20-minute fireworks show will start at 10:05 p.m. The annual Inner Harbor Fourth of July Celebrati...More..

Amazon acquires pharmacy startup PillPack; purchase price thought to be near $1b
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Amazon acquires pharmacy startup PillPack; purchase price thought to be near $1b

PillPack sorts prescription medications into packages based on when doses need to be taken. With its far-reaching and widely popular online site, Amazon moves closer to establishing beachheads in medicine ...More..

Amazon just put the entire pharmaceutical industry on notice
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Amazon just put the entire pharmaceutical industry on notice

Additionally, Amazon's $13.7 billion purchase of the natural and organic supermarket chain Whole Foods in June previous year could provide the real estate Amazon may need to expand its pharmacy interests. Ama...More..

With CBD, marijuana-based medicine gets its first greenlight from the FDA
by | Wednesday, June 27, 2018

With CBD, marijuana-based medicine gets its first greenlight from the FDA

According to Dr. Angel Hernandez, of the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich., these results prove that pharmaceutical-grade CBD helps suppress seizures and "increases our options to treat man...More..

June 21 - International Yoga Day | Here’s How PM Modi Begins Celebrations
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

June 21 - International Yoga Day | Here’s How PM Modi Begins Celebrations

The 67-year-old leader, who lobbied for worldwide recognition of Yoga Day in 2014, landed in Dehradun , Uttarakhand late Wednesday, but was up early to take his position on a bright orange yoga mat. Commenti...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

‘Gaming Disorder’ declared a disease by World Health Organization

The disorder can consist of an impaired control over the frequency, intensity and duration of gaming , increasing priority given to gaming to the point that it takes precedence over other daily activities and ...More..

WHO classifies video game addiction as a mental health disorder
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

WHO classifies video game addiction as a mental health disorder

World Health Organization officials say statistics, mainly from East and South Asian countries, show only a very small two to three percent of people are addicted to Gaming. The AP notes that The American Psy...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

'Gaming disorder' diagnosed as mental health condition

Joan Harvey said. As its public listing reads , it is characterized by a pattern of "persistent or recurrent gaming behavior" including impaired control over frequency and duration, increasing priority to gi...More..

Kitchen Towels Could Contribute to Growth of Pathogens That Cause Food Poisoning
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Kitchen Towels Could Contribute to Growth of Pathogens That Cause Food Poisoning

The larger the family the higher the chance of bacterial growth on the tea towels , the study found. Compared with single-use towels, multipurpose towels had higher colony-forming units (CFUs); humid towels ha...More..

Bacteria Grows On Kitchen Towels, But Health Risks May Be Overblown
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Bacteria Grows On Kitchen Towels, But Health Risks May Be Overblown

Multipurpose towels (used for wiping plates, cutlery, kitchen surfaces, hands) had a higher bacterial count than single-use ones while humid towels were found to have a higher bacterial count than the dry ones....More..

Trump Administration Moves To Further Hobble Affordable Care Act
by | Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Trump Administration Moves To Further Hobble Affordable Care Act

Supreme Court ruled that opponents of the ACA individual coverage mandate could not win a preliminary injunction blocking the mandate, because the ACA individual mandate was a tax, and a federal law prohi...More..

Celeb reactions to Kate Spade's death
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Celeb reactions to Kate Spade's death

It was a complete shock. Spade took a break from fashion until around 2015, when she and Andy rejoined with Arons to launch a new venture: Frances Valentine . "It was Katy's way to be accessible and availabl...More..

Google Doodle honours pioneering clinician Virginia Apgar
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Google Doodle honours pioneering clinician Virginia Apgar

She gave thousands of babies scores during the 1950s as the rate of infant mortality in the United States began to climb. In her honour, Google is changing its logo in 15 countries to a doodle , or illus...More..

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

Jon LaPook said on "CBS This Morning". Dr. Van Nickell says there are warning signs . Prevention has been elusive, in part because doctors have not had programs that reliably reduce suicide rates. The N...More..

Kate Spade Dead At 55
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Kate Spade Dead At 55

In an email to Inside Edition, Saffo said, "I have been threatened today by family members for speaking the sad truth". "The contents of that note as well as the physical state of the apartment and the comments...More..

Dr. Virginia Apgar revealed after being honoured in a Google Doodle
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Dr. Virginia Apgar revealed after being honoured in a Google Doodle

The Apgar score is a method to quickly determine the health and body functions of newborn babies. Apgar had an illustrious career, one that she used to bring down death rate for newborns. The techniques is st...More..

David Spade Mourns Sister-in-Law Kate Spade's Death
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

David Spade Mourns Sister-in-Law Kate Spade's Death

There was no indication and no warning that she would do this. He said her death was a "complete shock". Cops were unclear as to why Spade, who became a fashion sensation a decade ago, would have taken he...More..