Medical

Kitchen Towels Full of Germs

The study didn't find any of the common culprits of foodborne illness , such as Salmonella , Campylobacter or pathogenic types of E. coli , such as E. Kee...


Trump Administration Moves To Further Hobble Affordable Care Act

That will leave sicker people buying insurance. "If the Trump administration is successful in arguing against the constitutionality of protecting patients' ...


There’s ‘strong progress’ in fighting Ebola in Congo

Msgr. Bomengola told CNS Ebola had "made everything more hard for the population", adding that there were fears the disease could spread down the Congo River ...


The 'Biggest Health Care News of the Year'

The Trump administration said Thursday night that it will not defend the Affordable Care Act against the latest legal challenge to its constitutionality -...


Trump, Congressional Leadership Agree VA Expansion Will Be Paid For

The Veterans Choice Program originated in response to the VA wait time scandal during which VA leaders falsified wait times. "Now they can go see a doctor", ...


Highest surge in syphilis for almost 70 years 'due to government cuts'

Good news everyone, despite living in a world where we can now talk to people on the other side of the world immediately, buy robots and become famous on the ...


MI part of multistate outbreak of Salmonella

The CDC says the outbreak is linked to pre-cut melon. The CDC said it is working to identify a common supplier that might be the original source. "The Illinoi...


Athenahealth (ATHN) Given a $160.00 Price Target by Citigroup Analysts

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mngmt Comm reported 290,345 shares or 0.61% of all its holdings. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a quick ratio of 2....


How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

The analysis found that slightly more than half of people who had committed suicide did not have any known mental health condition . Although there is no sin...


Doctors hope experimental drug combo will increase immune response to breast cancer

Researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) examined over 10,000 breast cancer patients and found that women who were treated with an estrogen-blocking...


It shows the growing severity of the issue

It was a shock to her fans and renewed discussions about mental health awareness. "If you think of [suicide] as other leading causes of death, like AIDS and...


Virginia Apgar, Honored by Today's Google Doodle, Saved Countless Lives

Google is celebrating the 109th birthday of Dr Virginia Apgar, an American obstetrical (relating to childbirth) anesthetist. She was born on June 7, 1909. ...


Many breast cancer patients can safely skip chemotherapy

Rachel Rawson, from the charity Breast Cancer Care, said: "Every day, women with certain types of breast cancer face the bad dilemma of whether or not to have...


Opioid Overdose Medication Naloxone Recalled Due To Presence Of Particulate Matter

Users can inspect the Naloxone before it is administered to a person by looking for particulate matter near the syringe and looking for discoloration before it ...


Medicare to Become Insolvent In 8 Years, Social Security in 16

Last year, total program income - which includes payroll taxes, taxation of Social Security benefits and interest earnings - amounted to $997 billion, exceeding...


Prostate cancer immune system drug results could be ‘spectacular’

A new study conducted by the Institute of cancer research and the Royal Marsden hospital in London has shown awesome results in patients with prostate cancer....


Miss America Scraps Swimsuit Competition in Wake of #MeToo Movement

Part of the tradition of why we were here in Atlantic City was that it started as a bathing beauty competition. The competition will feature a live interactiv...


Experimental Treatment Puts Breast Cancer Patient In Full Remission

A new study presented yesterday (June 3) at an American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting in Chicago, Illinois, suggests that about half of the women who a...


ACT immunotherapy cures terminal breast cancer patient

However, new work published in the New England Journal of Medicine and announced at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting shows that for some of...


Liberals in Simcoe County and Muskoka react to Wynne's concession

As Premier, I've tried to dedicate myself to fighting for those people. "You're not getting rid of me, I'm going to be campaigning really hard right through u...