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That one small, weekly glass has been something of a ritual for Annie Wilson of Charlotte, North Carolina, who scoffs at the suggestion that she might follow a strict health routine to stay well.
Posted: April 20, 2019, 3:36 am
Alva and Alberta Pilliod testified this week that they used Monsanto's Roundup for 30 years before they both developed non-Hodgkins lymphoma. They say the weedkiller caused it.
Posted: April 20, 2019, 1:41 am
The 3D device, EpiWear, was built by Rice University students in a bid to get around the downsides of EpiPens, which can have lethal consequences.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 11:55 pm
University of Minnesota experts say enterovirus-D68 could cause acute flaccid myelitis, which struck at least 28 people in the UK last year, like three-year-old Chloe Stevenson (pictured).
Posted: April 19, 2019, 10:55 pm
DR MAX: Though symptoms are often crippling and can dramatically impact people’s lives, many GPs don’t see IBS as a ‘real’ illness and dismiss it as ‘all in the mind’.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 9:17 pm
Last week, 3,300 children in Williamsburg (14 percent of all children) had not been vaccinated. Since the state of emergency was declared, 1,000 have got the shot.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 5:50 pm
Stacey Underwood, 36, got her tubes tied after having her fifth child. Shortly after, she developed night sweats, chills, mood swings and bleeding from post-tubal ligation syndrome.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 5:37 pm
The parents all live within the four Brooklyn ZIP codes that have been ordered in a 'state of emergency' to vaccinate everyone - children and adults - against measles to control the outbreak.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 4:35 pm
Chris Arpino, from Cornwall, broke his back in 2009 and now says he gets up at 3.30am three times a week to work out, after fearing he would be left in a wheelchair for the rest of life.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 4:14 pm
Researchers from Boston University said every extra hour of exercise on top of the recommended 250-minute weekly average could wipe an extra year off someone's brain age.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 3:01 pm
A Consumer Reports investigation found that samples of Whole Foods's Starkey bottled water come dangerously close to federal limits on arsenic in drinking water, and one sample exceded them.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 2:03 pm
Molly White, from Paignton in Devon, discovered she had astrocytoma brain cancer after riding on the Colossus roller coaster at Thorpe Park in 2016. She has since had two operations to treat it.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 1:40 pm
Last summer it emerged drugs made in China and India, and dispatched across the world were contaminated with carcinogens NMBA, NMDA, and NDEA.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 1:15 pm
Natasha and Hermione Sutcliffe, from Dundee, weighed just five pounds each when they were born and were found to have ventricular septal defects – holes in their hearts – which need repairing.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 12:48 pm
Josephine Bridges, from Birmingham, had cancerous bones in her leg removed and replaced with metal implants but they became infected and regularly moved out of place, causing pain.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 11:29 am
Adam and Laura Parkinsons were charged $3,700 after Laura gave birth to their son last year. The couple had chose an in-network hospital, but got an uncovered anesthesiologist.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 12:53 am
The UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency said two people died of viscerotropic disease after having the vaccine to protect against mosquito-borne yellow fever.
Posted: April 19, 2019, 12:27 am
The warnings come as Easter is round the corner. DIY related injuries have risen by seven per cent in the past three years, NHS England figures show.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 11:01 pm
Scientists at the Broad Institute and Harvard University created a $50 genetic test that can give babies an obesity risk score from the time they are born, predicting weight gain by age three.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 10:01 pm
Cotter Cunha, then one, from Pawtucket, Rhode Island, accidentally swallowed a laundry pod in July 2017 and was on life support for three days before he managed to recover.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 9:40 pm
Shira Goldschmidt, eight months, from Israel, contracted measles in December 2018 and suffered complications that left her hospitalized after she was infected by anti-vaxxers.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 8:20 pm
Rates of depression and suicide are far higher in the rural US than in urban areas. Researchers at the University of New South Wales gave at-home brain stim to rural patients - but experts warn of dangers.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 7:21 pm
The gene, XRCC1, is crucial for sperm development, to ensure a high sperm count, swift motility, normal shape, and solid concentration. Chinese scientists show it is lacking in infertile mice.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 6:04 pm
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Traci Lawson, 50, from Lansing, Michigan, was diagnosed with Acanthamoeba keratitis, a parasitic infection from poor contact lens hygeine.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 5:09 pm
Eyal Amiel, assistant professor of biomedicine and health sciences at the University of Vermont, researches how our bodies respond to vaccines to generate protective immunity.
Posted: April 18, 2019, 3:52 pm