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Menstrual Bloodstream Shows Heart Repairing Stem Cell Qualities

Menstrual Bloodstream Shows Heart Repairing Stem Cell Qualities

Menstrual Bloodstream Shows Heart Repairing Stem Cell Qualities 3.52 Researchers in Japan have found that cells obtained from menstrual bloodstream can get within the lab and used like stem cells to correct broken heart tissue. The first outcomes of the job were printed a week ago within the journal Stem […]

Antidepressants during pregnancy don’t raise hereditary heart risk for baby

Antidepressants during pregnancy don’t raise hereditary heart risk for baby

  Antidepressants during pregnancy don’t raise hereditary heart risk for baby New information indicates that taking antidepressants while pregnant is not likely to improve the chance of getting babies with hereditary heart defects, in comparison without using the drugs. It finds that additional factors – for prevalent among ladies who […]

Drugs In US Drinking Water

Drugs In US Drinking Water

Drugs In US Drinking Water 4.52 A five month investigation by the Associated Press has discovered that small quantities of drugs, including antibiotics, sex hormones, and anti-seizure compounds, have been found in public drinking water supplied to over 40 million Americans across the US. While the concentrations are so small […]

Fentanyl: Uses, Effects and Health Risks

Fentanyl: Uses, Effects and Health Risks

Fentanyl: Uses, Effects and Health Risks 51241 Fentanyl is the most potent opioid analgesic (pain reliever) and anesthetic (blocks pain during surgery) available for use in medical treatment. A schedule II controlled substance narcotic, fentanyl is roughly 80 times more potent than morphine and 50 times more potent than heroin. […]

Is Technology Making Us Healthier Or More Sick?

Is Technology Making Us Healthier Or More Sick?

Is Technology Making Us Healthier Or More Sick? 4.5 Is technology actually good for us? The question of whether technology is going to make us healthier or more sick was recently explored by the global intelligence unit of McCann Erickson. The agency released results from their study called “The Truth […]

Obama Sends Congress $1.9B Request To Combat Zika Virus

Obama Sends Congress $1.9B Request To Combat Zika Virus

Obama Sends Congress $1.9B Request To Combat Zika Virus President Barack Obama Monday sent lawmakers an official $1.9 billion request to combat the spread of the Zika virus in Latin America and the U.S. He is also requesting flexibility to use a limited portion of leftover funds provided in 2014 […]

What is best for sore muscles, heat or cold?

What is best for sore muscles, heat or cold?

What is best for sore muscles, heat or cold? 44 If you are suffering from aching pain because of sore muscles, what is the best way to find relief? Should you apply a cold compress first or use a heating pad? There are many strategies that can eliminate symptoms of […]

Chemotherapy Works Better With Short Fasting Periods

Chemotherapy Works Better With Short Fasting Periods

Chemotherapy Works Better With Short Fasting Periods 4764 According to a study published in Science Translational Medicine, part of the Science family of journals, chemotherapy drugs are more effective when combined with cycles of short, severe fasting. Furthermore, fasting on its own was shown to be effective at treating most […]

Some acne products can cause serious allergic reactions, FDA warns

Some acne products can cause serious allergic reactions, FDA warns

Some acne products can cause serious allergic reactions, FDA warns 2 The Food and Drug Administration are warning consumers who use certain over-the-counter skin products for acne to stop using them and seek emergency medical help immediately if they experience extreme allergic reactions such as feeling faint, breathing difficulties, throat […]

Depression And Bad Choices Linked To Bias In Decision-Making

Depression And Bad Choices Linked To Bias In Decision-Making

Depression And Bad Choices Linked To Bias In Decision-Making 1 A study, conducted by researchers at University College London, reveals that making a difficult decision can result in poor decisions and could be associated with depression. The study is published in the journal PLoS Computational Biology. When presented with making […]

Rest after concussion to avoid ‘sustained brain damage’

Rest after concussion to avoid ‘sustained brain damage’

Rest after concussion to avoid ‘sustained brain damage’ 5 With the Super Bowl upon us once again and Will Smith’s new film “Concussion” receiving critical acclaim, head injury is a hot topic. Results from a new study, examining repeated head injuries, reiterate how vital it is to rest after a […]

Aubagio (teriflunomide) Approved For Multiple Sclerosis Treatment, FDA

Aubagio (teriflunomide) Approved For Multiple Sclerosis Treatment, FDA

Aubagio (teriflunomide) Approved For Multiple Sclerosis Treatment, FDA 4437 Aubagio (teriflunomide), a once-daily tablet for adults with relapsing forms of MS (multiple sclerosis), has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). According to experts, the Multiple Sclerosis prescribing market is worth $12 billion annually. If Aubagio becomes […]

Four Lifestyle Factors Tied To Longer, Healthier Life

Four Lifestyle Factors Tied To Longer, Healthier Life

Four Lifestyle Factors Tied To Longer, Healthier Life 41 Don’t smoke, eat healthily, exercise regularly, and go easy on the alcohol, and you are likely not only to have fewer chronic health problems, but also to live longer, according to a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control […]

Health Data Breaches Affect 2.7 Million In Florida

Health Data Breaches Affect 2.7 Million In Florida

Health Data Breaches Affect 2.7 Million In Florida Health data breaches have affected more than 3.7 million people so far this year and Florida has the most victims with 2.73 million. Health data breaches have affected more than 3.7 million people so far this year and Florida has the most […]

Obesity Is Now A Disease, American Medical Association Decides

Obesity Is Now A Disease, American Medical Association Decides

Obesity Is Now A Disease, American Medical Association Decides 55815 Obesity has been officially recognized as a disease by the American Medical Association, an action that could put more emphasis on the health condition by doctors and insurance companies in order to minimize its effects. The new decision was made […]

What is narcissistic personality disorder?

What is narcissistic personality disorder?

What is narcissistic personality disorder? 437 Narcissistic personality disorder, also known as NPD, is a personality disorder in which the individual has a distorted self image, unstable and intense emotions, is overly preoccupied with vanity, prestige, power and personal adequacy, lacks empathy, and has an exaggerated sense of superiority. NPD […]

Alzheimer’s risk higher in people with rosacea

Alzheimer’s risk higher in people with rosacea

Alzheimer’s risk higher in people with rosacea 41 People with rosacea appear to have a slightly higher risk of developing dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease in particular, compared with people without the common chronic inflammatory skin condition. The researchers found that people with rosacea had an increased risk of dementia – […]