Letter From the Editor: I'm a little worried, are you?
Opinion Foodborne illnesses are not generally considered to be “highly contagious.” There are exceptions of course. Children in close contact can give each other E. coli...
2 hours ago - Food Safety
Effect of play-based family-centered psychomotor/psychosocial stimulation on the development of severely acutely malnourished children under six in a low-income setting: a randomized controlled trial
The World Health Organization recommends incorporating psychosocial stimulation into the management of severe acute malnutrition. However, there is little evidence about the...
6 hours ago - BMC
Are we sending our kids into the real world with a 'deer in headlights' look?
"Each generation wants to give their child a better life than they had, but does it come with a so called 'price?'"
8 hours ago - NBC News
Helminth infection may reduce HIV transmission, disease
In vitro findings published in PLOS Pathogens showed that Schistosoma mansoni antigens have the ability to reduce HIV infection and replication, suggesting that coinfection...
13 hours ago - Healio
Michael Phelps and wife Nicole welcome 3rd son - see the precious pics
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps and his wife, Nicole Phelps, welcomed baby boy Maverick Nicolas to the world on Sept. 9.
16 hours ago - NBC News
Navigating The Changing Landscape Of The Medical Marijuana Industry
There are a number of major developments in the medical world. One of the biggest changes over the last few years has been the sudden interest in medical marijuana. The real...
16 hours ago - HealthWorks Collective
High School Kids Donate Clothes To Boy Bullied For Wearing The Same Outfit Every Day
Two teens put an end to bullying at their school with a simple act of kindness In a world with so much bullying going on , everywhere from schools to the White House , it's...
16 hours ago - Scary Mommy
UCSF, Stanford receive $35M to further research of microbiome
Marc Benioff, chairman and co-CEO of Salesforce, and his wife, Lynne Benioff, are donating $35 million to the University of California, San Francisco, and Stanford University...
16 hours ago - Healio
The World's Largest Starbucks Will Soon Be Opening in Chicago
Get a preride jolt at this 43,000-square-foot location-or stop by when you're done for some craft cocktails instead.
19 hours ago - Mens health
UCLA professor honored for contributions to lung cancer prevention
Denise Aberle, MD, received International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer's Joseph W. Cullen Prevention/Early Detection Award. The award - presented during the...
20 hours ago - Healio
The headlines of Master Doctor
New Machine Learning Tool can Predict Heart Failure Risk in Diabetes Patients
Novel machine-learning model may act as a prediction tool to identify diabetes patients who face a heart failure risk, reveals a new study.
Study: More U.S. Teen Girls Are Victims of Suicide
Suicide death rates among 10- to 19-year-old girls have been systematically underestimated, while rates among boys have been overestimated, according to the report published...
CDC Revises Number of Vaping-Linked Lung Illnesses
U.S. health officials have revised downward the number of cases of a severe lung injury linked to vaping, from more than 450 cases cited last week to the total of 380 cases...
Zantac Heartburn Drug May Contain Carcinogen: FDA
While preliminary tests found low levels of the nitrosamine impurity N-nitrosodimethylamine in some ranitidine products, the FDA said this does not mean patients taking the...
IUDs can lower a woman's risk of developing ovarian cancer by more than 30%...
A new study from the University of Colorado School of Medicine, has found that, with both the hormonal and the non-hormonal IUD, women can lower their cancer risk by up to 32%.
Having A Baby Doesn't Have To Hurt Your Sex Life, According To Kylie Jenner
“You can be sexy and still be a badass mom,” says Kylie Jenner While most of us are struggling to even find sexy time with our significant others during those first few years...
Kidney Transplant From Hepatitis C Infected Donors 'Safe Effective'
Kidneys from donors infected with hepatitis C virus are safe and function equally well compared to uninfected kidneys. Transplant centers should maximize the use of good...
AI Improves the Diagnosis of Patients With Head and Neck Cancers
Researchers from Charite - Universitatsmedizin Berlin and the German Cancer Consortium have successfully solved a longstanding problem in the diagnosis of head and neck cancers.
YouTube profiting from bogus cancer cure videos and playing adverts for...
YouTube is profiting from more than 80 videos that contain unproven cures which could put vulnerable patients at greater risk. One Russia YouTuber advocated consuming baking soda.
Drinking a cup of tea each day is good for your brain
Researchers led by a team based at the National University of Singapore found participants who drank tea at least four times a week for around 25 years had more connected brains.