Dear Mark: Omega-6 Deficiency and Saw Palmetto
For today's edition of Dear Mark, I'm answering two questions from readers. First, is it possible to become deficient in omega-6 fats as an adult? What would that even look...
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Machine learning effective for detecting flares in RA, axial SpA
Researchers successfully used machine learning to detect flares among patients with rheumatoid arthritis and axial spondyloarthritis, and to determine a strong association...
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Beta-blockers safe in early pregnancy
Use of beta-blockers in the first trimester of pregnancy was not associated with a significant risk for major congenital malformations, according to research published in...
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Doctors can review, dispense eye wear prescriptions via Opternative portal
Opternative Inc. announced its new ability to route a patient's online vision test results to a web portal. There, doctors can make recommendations regarding the results...
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‘Apartment Patty' Fired After Harassing A Black Man Trying To Enter His Own Apartment
Hilary Brooke Mueller was fired from her job after blocking her neighbor from entering his condo Another day, another black person being harassed for going about their daily...
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Vitamin D Boosts, Smoking Clouds Cognition in MS
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Non-profit Colin's Hope aims to raise water safety awareness
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends these check-ups after birth. The well visits cover everything from development, nutrition and in Dr. Ari Brown's office at 411...
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Five Questions to Help You Find a Green Pediatrician
From “How do you treat ear infections and eczema?” to “What first foods do you recommend?” here are five crucial questions to have ready in your pediatrician search - and the...
38 minutes ago - 24/7 Mom
Bifidobacteria may protect infants from antimicrobial-resistant infections
Previous studies have demonstrated the benefits of breastfeeding on the infant gut. However, research published in mSphere suggests that infants with a high level of...
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Fuller picture of the human cost from terrorist attacks
New research provides a more complete picture of the suffering caused by terrorist attacks. The study estimates the number of years of healthy life - years free of the injuries...
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Go Hard 12-Minute Workout
Workout equipment: Workout type: 12 minute Timer setting: 18 x :10 x :30 1. Burpee pull ups 2. Side lunges 3. Double unders OR Single unders 4. Snowboarder jumps 5. High knees...
HPV vaccine does NOT make girls more likely to have underage sex
Researchers at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver say they have disproved fears the HPV vaccine would make teenage girls more casual about having sex.
Neem oil found to be effective at fighting sleeping sickness
A study published in the African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines revealed that taking neem oil may help mitigate the risk of suffering from...
Pain after childbirth predicts postpartum depression, study finds
Doctors have long known that hormonal fluctuations and painful childbirth raise postpartum depression risks, but a new Brigham and Women's Hospital study shows pain after birth...
Ignoring Your Spouse May Benefit Your Relationship: Study
Avoiding a spouse's demands may help low-income couples relationship but will hurt wealthier couples, finds a new study.
Spending More Time Taking Care of Kids May Increase Reproductive Success in...
Males who spend more time taking care of kids may have higher reproductive success, reveals a new study.
How to Reduce Postpartum Depression After Delivery?
Better pain management measures following delivery can lower the risk of postpartum depression because poorly controlled pain might increase the risk of postpartum depression...
A Quarter of Adults Are Too Inactive, Putting Health at Risk
Over a quarter of the world's adults are putting themselves at greater risk for dementia, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes because they are not getting the minimal amount of...
Meghan Markle pregnant: Is it safe to fly while expecting?
Prince Harry and his wife were seen holding hands when they arrived in the harbour city early on Monday morning on a Qantas A380 flight from London via Singapore.
Feminine Leadership Qualities: Is It an Expendable Frill?
Both men and women consider successful leaders need stereotypically masculine qualities such as assertiveness and competence than communal traits, finds a new study.