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For the first time in nearly a decade, the number of US children and teens using tobacco products has increased - to nearly 5 million - amid the teen vaping 'epidemic' the CDC's latest data reveal.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
Bethan Simpson, 26, of Burnham, Essex, was first advised to terminate her pregnancy when doctors discovered her baby had the birth defect spina bifida during her 20-week scan.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
A study by the University of Manchester found people who die from Alzheimer's produce proteins in the brain region known as the cerebellum - but not in five other key areas of the vital organ.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
The 55-year-old woman from Cairo - who has not been named - was turned away by many hospitals which said the surgery was too risky. She is said to be thriving since going under the knife.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
Sophie Gannon, from Bexley, South London, had a double lung transplant in 2011. Her and her partner, Josh Thomas, were told they do not fit the funding criteria, and are now fundraising money.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
The OrCam MyEye 2.0 allows readers to 'read' books, newspapers, computer screens and even white boards up to six yards away as well as identifying food products.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
The findings from five NHS trusts are a major endorsement of the Daily Mail’s hospital volunteer campaign which ran throughout December.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
The research, led by the University of Manchester and funded by the Breast Cancer Now charity, says thousands  of women with a family history of breast cancer should have annual scans from the age of 35.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
The Billedas electric cycle, which costs £691 was one of the latest marvelous, miraculous fitness innovations to be unveiled at the ISPO trade show in Munich last week.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
Nosebleeds are quite common – 60 per cent of the population has one at some point in their lives. There is a large increase in the winter months writes DR ELLIE CANNON.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:08 am
(Natural News) It’s becoming clearer by the day — nay, by the hour, practically — that “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett very likely fabricated an attack on himself by supporters of POTUS Donald Trump. Now, let’s see if the perpetually triggered Hollywood Left — so ready to pile on the Trump hate — has the guts...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) Even though we’ve made tremendous advances in science in recent years, some of the best medicine you can find today comes from plants and trees. Case in point: broccoli. It’s always been considered a health food, but now, a new study published in the Journal of Nutrition shows that this cruciferous vegetable has...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) For more than two years, fake news outlets everywhere have shamelessly mocked conservatives and others who contend that there’s a “deep state” operating behind the scenes that’s trying to unseat President Donald Trump and dismantle the Republic. But we now have a public admission by none other than former FBI Deputy Director Andrew...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) Not that we’re in any way endorsing the monopolistic virus that is Jeff Beelzebezos and his evil Amazon empire, but what recently went down in New York City at the behest of democratic socialists like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) illustrates once again that extreme Leftists simply have no clue about basic economics. In case...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) The process of facilitated communication involves absolute trust. It requires that someone with autism or another developmental disability literally place themselves in the hands of a facilitator who guides their movements to try to help them express themselves by typing on a keyboard or pointing at pictures. Anna Stubblefield, the former chairwoman of...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) The world seems to be experiencing an increasing number of droughts, floods, hurricanes, and other extreme weather events that many people are blaming on “climate change.” But a new study out of Germany challenges this common assumption, offering convincing evidence to suggest that so-called “gravity waves” may, in fact, be a more probable...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) Food waste is a huge problem in the global food supply chain, but it remains overlooked. A possible reason for food waste is that it’s easier than the alternative: Discarding food lost in the production process is much more convenient than dealing with them in an eco-friendly way. But it’s also partly because there just...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) Back in 2010, talk show guru Oprah Winfrey dedicated an entire episode of her show to a self-professing “faith healer” with whom she claims she had a “blissful” encounter. But as we recently reported, this “faith healer” has since been exposed as a serial rapist who had actually been operating a massive child...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) The hepatitis B vaccine is routinely administered to newborns, often just a few short hours after birth. It’s a highly controversial practice; for many parents, the idea of vaccinating a delicate, newborn baby has been a hard pill to swallow. Now, new research confirms there is a link between the hepatitis B vaccine...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
(Natural News) Data from a newly released study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveal that nearly a quarter of a million Americans have died in the last two decades from overdosing on opioid drugs — a number four times the number of U.S. casualties from the entire Vietnam War. The research, which looked at...
Posted: February 18, 2019, 11:02 am
Major Chinese frozen food producer Sanquan Food Co Ltd said on Monday it has recalled products that may be contaminated with African swine fever, following media reports that some of its dumplings tested positive for the virus.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 9:33 am
Japanese scientists will test the use of human-induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) to treat spinal cord injuries, a health ministry panel that approved the research project said on Monday.
Posted: February 18, 2019, 9:33 am

Documents released under freedom of information laws reveal the ACT Government was warned 10 months ago that a planned expansion of surgical and bed capacity within the hospital would in fact make the situation worse.

Posted: February 18, 2019, 5:21 am

As a health care provider I must source "informed consent", but too often this comes down to a form that patients haven't read a word of. Does that form then hold any value, asks oral surgeon Krati Garg.

Posted: February 18, 2019, 5:21 am

The Royal Flying Doctor Service finds many older patients requiring emergency medical transfers should have received better primary care.

Posted: February 18, 2019, 5:21 am
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