Someday, an Arm Implant May Prevent H.I.V. Infection for a Year
In preliminary tests, a matchstick-size rod containing a new drug offered promise as a shield against the virus. But a large clinical trial must still be done.
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Trans man, 22, develops stones in his urethra after surgery to craft a penis using skin from his arm
Doctors from a university hospital in the city of Coimbra, Portugal, released pictures showing the gravel-like kidney stones lodged in the urethra, and used a laser to destroy...
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Bronx girl, 7, who lost an arm to flesh-eating bacteria after swimming in hotel pool is on the mend
Amillian 'Mimi' Villa, seven, from The Bronx, New York, was diagnosed with an infection of group A Streptococcus, the leading cause of necrotizing fasciitis in November 2018.
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Armed conflict exacerbates CVD risk
Prolonged armed conflict raises the risk for CVD and related risk factors among civilians living in low- and middle-income countries. However, evidence on this association...
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Why Parenting My Son With ADHD Is Like Hugging A Butterfly
My 9-year-old son hugged me yesterday afternoon. Really hugged me. He wrapped his skinny arms around my waist and leaned in, resting his head peacefully against my chest. And...
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Can Diet or Exercise Diminish Stomach Cellulite? Doctors and Trainers Have the Answer
In the world of social media filters, Photoshop, and airbrushing, we can forget one very important fact - most women have cellulite. It's totally normal! Some have it on their...
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I Didn't Shave My Armpits For 8 Months
I've been growing body hair underneath my arms and between my legs since I was in second grade. It was pretty early to grow pubic hair, so my mom wiped some Nair on my pits and...
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Brain surgeons using robotic 'cameraman' to beam HD-TV footage of intricate procedures onto screens
The device features a camera on the end of an articulated arm. The robot has already helped medics at The Royal London Hospital repair a blood vessel in the brain of a...
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Woman, 31, needs surgery after her contraceptive implant travelled from her arm to her LUNG
The woman, from Portugal, went to the hospital because of unusual bleeding from her uterus and the doctors said they thought the implant had travelled through her bloodstream.
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Give the Weights a Break and Try This Body-Sculpting Dance Cardio Routine to "Señorita"
Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello's sexy Summer single "Señorita" has been stuck in our heads for the past couple of weeks, and to be honest, we're not mad about it. Working out...
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US diplomats exposed to 'sonic attack' in Cuba DID suffer brain damage, new...
Analyzing the brain scans of 40 diplomats, the team at Penn State identified differences in the grey matter compared to healthy individuals, leading them to believe something...
Teenagers who skip breakfast are more likely to get fat 'because they opt...
Missing a wholesome meal leads to a higher BMI and waist circumference, researchers in Brazil revealed. They said teens are likely to pick up junk food on the way to school.
Rejection of Prescribed New, Expensive Cholesterol Drugs Linked to Higher...
Insurance companies rejected around two-thirds of prescriptions for those at highest risk of heart diseases.
Malaria parasites resistant to key drugs have spread rapidly in South East Asia
Drug resistant parasites were first detected in Cambodia in 2008 and had spread to neighbouring countries by 2017. Experts fear the strain could reach Africa, where the disease...
Affordability of Healthy Vs Unhealthy Foods Leads to Malnutrition Obesity
A new study shows that the affordability of both healthy and unhealthy foods varies significantly and systematically around the world.
Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Linked to Increased Length of Stay Due to Poverty
Prenatal exposure to opioids due to addiction of mothers to these substances leads to withdrawal symptoms in neonates, and there is longer hospital stay due to poverty in these...
Suicides, Overdose Deaths Increase Due to Workplace Injuries
A study shows that a workplace injury can almost triple the combined risk of suicide and overdose death among women, and increases the risk by 50 percent among men.
Molecular Component in Cilantro can Reduce Seizures: Study
New study explains the molecular action of cilantro as a highly potent KCNQ channel activator that can prevent convulsions.
Helicopter Transport for Stroke Patients Reduces Time to Surgery: Study
Transferring a patient through a helicopter ambulance to a hospital that can perform a thrombectomy will more likely provide the patient with the best chance of recovering from...
Exosomes may Hold the Key to Diagnosing, Treating Developmental Brain Disorders
Exosomes are small vesicles secreted by all cells in the brain may hold the answer to diagnosing and treating developmental brain disorders, reveals a new study.