Medical

Experts warn protections for preexisting health conditions at risk

Insurers claim the government's failure to make these payments resulted in skyrocketing premiums and dwindling competition in the ACA marketplaces. The tempor...


Veggie trays have made at least 78 people sick

Officials say they want to speak to anyone who may have eaten at Sonora Grill over the weekend of May 18 to May 20, regardless of whether they became sick. To d...


Tyrone boy in hospital after medicinal cannabis seized in Heathrow

She said Billy suffered two severe seizures overnight and that the cannabis oil is the only substance that can prevent life-threatening seizures for him. The ...


Salmonella Infections Linked to Kellogg's Honey Smacks Cereal

According to a statement released by company officials, Kellogg Company announced it is voluntarily recalling 15.3 oz. and 23 oz. packages of Kellogg's® Hone...


Source of Idaho Child's Plague Is Uncertain

A child in southern Idaho's Elmore County is recovering from the bacterial disease of plague, the first confirmed human case of plague identified in the state s...


Researchers discover link between religion and long life

An initial study involved 505 obituaries published in the Des Moines Register in Iowa in January and February 2012. People with religious beliefs live aroun...


Relay for Life to be held in Minford

There will be a survivor reception at the event. Over the years, the event has raised a total of more than $2.1 million for the American Cancer Society, she sai...


United Kingdom to relax immigration rules for non-EU doctors and nurses

Prime Minister Theresa May's government said doctors and nurses working in the state-run National Health Service (NHS) would be excluded from an annual cap ...


David Spade Donates $100K To Mental Health Organization Following Sister-In-Law Kate’s Death

She was the kindest person I've ever known and my best friend for 35 years. Ohio, for example, witnessed a 36 percent increase in the number of suicides over ...


FDA posts specific stores that sold melon linked to outbreak

California has now been added to the list of states at risk for salmonella infection from contaminated precut melon. The USDA's Food Safety Inspection Servi...


Authorities Warn of West Nile After Virus Confirmed in Saginaw County

Halton Region has started its annual larviciding program to reduce the risk of West Nile virus (WNV) in the community. With summer right around the corner, mo...


Prescribed Drugs May Lead To Depression

On the heels of a new landmark study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention which showed suicide rates jumping significantly in almost every stat...


Why workplace food may not be healthy for you

The food people get at work also tend to have high amounts of sodium and refined grains. It found employees eat more than 1,000 calories a week at work - an...


Idaho child diagnosed with plague

The child, who remains unidentified, was treated with antibiotics in the hospital and is now recovering at home in a stable condition. However, according to the...


Reach out to those who may be struggling

None of us is immune to thoughts of suicide, regardless of status, party, religion, age, or gender. The recent deaths of chef Anthony Bourdain and designer K...


Toddlers consuming too much added sugar, study finds

Researchers at the CDC wanted to study the sugar intake of kids under two. "This is the first time we have looked at added sugar consumption among children ...


Scientists Discover Big Problem With Ancient Trees

The new research , by Adrian Patrut of Babes-Bolyai University in Romania and an global group of colleagues, finds that in the past 12 years, "9 of the 13 ol...


Young girl's sudden paralysis caused by tick on her scalp

PLEASE for the love of god check your kids for ticks! Griffin followed up with a photo of her daughter walking out of the hospital later that evening. Symptom...


Throw away pre-cut melon, CDC warns in multistate salmonella outbreak

At least 60 people have reported getting sick from a salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevent...


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...