5-year-old boy dies of Ebola in Uganda

But six family members managed to leave the centre and cross the border, according to the ministry, which said it immediately alerted the Ugandan authorities. The WHO said the decline in cases in the two affected DRC provinces is encouraging, aff... Más..

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Beyond Meat Sales Go Beyond Estimates in Q1
Por | Lunes, Junio 10, 2019

Beyond Meat Sales Go Beyond Estimates in Q1

Beyond Meat's imitation meat patties and sausages made from ingredients like pea protein, coconut and canola oil, while a great alternative for consumers conscious of the environment, still needs to put in the...Más..

New Breast Cancer Drug Shows Promising Results Among Young Women
Por | Domingo, Junio 09, 2019

New Breast Cancer Drug Shows Promising Results Among Young Women

Adding the targeted therapy ribociclib to hormone therapy significantly improved overall survival (OS) in premenopausal patients with advanced hormone receptor-positive (HR+) breast cancer, according to results...Más..

White meat has same effect on cholesterol as red meat, study finds
Por | Sábado, Junio 08, 2019

White meat has same effect on cholesterol as red meat, study finds

Many people choose white meat over red meat as it is thought to be a healthier option. LDL stands for low-density lipoproteins and is often dubbed "bad cholesterol". However, a high saturated fat diet was assoc...Más..

Urgent alert after hospital sandwiches linked with three deaths
Por | Sábado, Junio 08, 2019

Urgent alert after hospital sandwiches linked with three deaths

Three hospital patients have died in an outbreak of listeria linked to pre-packed sandwiches. It said the sandwiches' supplier, The Good Food Chain, had voluntarily ceased production while an investigation is...Más..

Por | Viernes, Junio 07, 2019

Marcia Cross Discovered Her Anal Cancer Was Linked to Husband's Throat Cancer

The 57-year-old actress was diagnosed with the disease a year-and-a-half ago but is now in remission . "I know that there are people who are ashamed", Cross told CBS . Nearly a decade after Mahoney, 61, had...Más..

Beyond Meat drops after Nestle says it's launching a veggie burger
Por | Jueves, Junio 06, 2019

Beyond Meat drops after Nestle says it's launching a veggie burger

At the same time, Impossible Foods - Beyond Meat's biggest plant-based competitor - continues to make headlines with everything it touches, be it partnering with Burger King on a vegetarian Whopper, helpi...Más..

Por | Jueves, Junio 06, 2019

Number of reported Ebola cases in DRC outbreak soars past 2000

As of June 3, 2019, Congo's health ministry reported 2,008 confirmed and probable cases with a death toll of 1,346. ISIS has claimed responsibility for an attack in an area of eastern Congo stricken by the ...Más..

Laboratory Fungus 'Kills 99 Percent of Malaria Mosquitoes'
Por | Domingo, Junio 02, 2019

Laboratory Fungus 'Kills 99 Percent of Malaria Mosquitoes'

By the end of the 45-day trial, the spider toxin fungus wiped out 99 percent of the mosquito population. "The transgenic fungus quickly collapsed the mosquito population in just two generations", said Dr Bria...Más..

World Health Organisation officially recognises
Por | Viernes, May 31, 2019

World Health Organisation officially recognises "Gaming Disorder" as illness

All is well... until you find out that your day job of being a game journalist and video game critic, and your after-work World of Warcraft session, could possibly classify you with an official ailment: Ga...Más..

Hemp-derived CBD drug now allowed on flights
Por | Viernes, May 31, 2019

Hemp-derived CBD drug now allowed on flights

The TSA has updated their cannabis policies to be more in line with changes to federal law that saw certain cannabis products legalized nationally at the end of previous year. The FDA, too, has reported on evid...Más..

World Health Organization team arrives in Karachi to investigate HIV incidence in Larkana
Por | Viernes, May 31, 2019

World Health Organization team arrives in Karachi to investigate HIV incidence in Larkana

Wednesday's incident took place in the town of Sikarpur, 75 kilometres (45 miles) northeast of Larkana district, which has been struck by an HIV epidemic. According to the spokesperson of World Health Organizat...Más..

WHO recognises 'burn-out' as medical condition
Por | Martes, May 28, 2019

WHO recognises 'burn-out' as medical condition

The World Health Organisation has made a decision to add gaming disorder to its list of recognised illnesses. The 11th edition of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health...Más..

New Study Estimates Preventable Cancer Burden Linked To Poor Diet In US
Por | Domingo, May 26, 2019

New Study Estimates Preventable Cancer Burden Linked To Poor Diet In US

After low grain intake, the researchers report that, in order, the next greatest links were to not taking in enough dairy, eating too much high processed meat , too little vegetables and fruit, too much red me...Más..

CBDs May Be An Effective Treatment For Heroin & Opioid Addiction
Por | Viernes, May 24, 2019

CBDs May Be An Effective Treatment For Heroin & Opioid Addiction

Then, participants were exposed to neutral and drug-related cues over three sessions: immediately after CBD or placebo administration, 24 hours afterward, and seven days after the final administration of the th...Más..

Healthy Lifestyle Can Reduce Risk Of Dementia In Old Age
Por | Viernes, May 17, 2019

Healthy Lifestyle Can Reduce Risk Of Dementia In Old Age

The guidelines recommend exercising regularly and following a healthy lifestyle, rather than relying on vitamin supplements or other pills. The organisation estimated that the cost of caring for people wi...Más..

Effect of body image on mental health to be examined
Por | Viernes, May 17, 2019

Effect of body image on mental health to be examined

A further third have felt "disgusted" or ashamed due to their body image over the past year. A growing number of professional bodies and organisations have called for tougher regulations around social media adv...Más..

Governor Eric Holcomb directs flags to be flown at half-staff
Por | Jueves, May 16, 2019

Governor Eric Holcomb directs flags to be flown at half-staff

Gov. Holcomb also asks businesses and residents across the state to lower their flags to half-staff. National Police Week 2019 runs from Sunday, May 12 until Saturday, May 18. The website adds that in some ...Más..

Cook County at high risk for measles outbreak in 2019, report says
Por | Domingo, May 12, 2019

Cook County at high risk for measles outbreak in 2019, report says

Preliminary data released by Pan's office includes all counties with reported measles cases , but only three counties without measles cases. Moreover, they stress the importance of the measles vaccine in helpi...Más..

Norwegian Woman Dies From Rabies After Stray Puppy Bite
Por | Domingo, May 12, 2019

Norwegian Woman Dies From Rabies After Stray Puppy Bite

Birgitte Kallestad was holidaying in the Philippines with friends when they found the puppy on a street, her family said in a statement. She lifted the puppy into a basket and took it home, where she washed...Más..

Norwegian woman dies of rabies after rescuing Filipino puppy
Por | Sábado, May 11, 2019

Norwegian woman dies of rabies after rescuing Filipino puppy

Norwegian officials say this is the first case of rabies reported in Norway in 200 years. There is a vaccine for rabies, but in order to be effective, it must be given before symptoms appear. The family co...Más..

John Wick: Chapter 3
Por | Lunes, May 06, 2019

John Wick: Chapter 3

And even though the final battle in Avengers: Endgame was truly something special to behold, we're betting the Keanu Reeves sequel is going offer up something even more impressive in the action department. ...Más..

As measles returns, US states look to cut vaccine exemptions
Por | Domingo, May 05, 2019

As measles returns, US states look to cut vaccine exemptions

So we have got our daughter vaccinated for everything possible as it is better to be careful always. Can I get one as an adult? Giving a vaccine while the antibodies are still circulating will decrease the ef...Más..

Eating walnuts daily lowers heart disease risk
Por | Domingo, May 05, 2019

Eating walnuts daily lowers heart disease risk

Kris-Etherton's lab and a new Ph.D. graduate in nutrition, said the study was one of the first to try to uncover which parts of the walnuts help support heart health. Following that, the participants were spl...Más..

Merck steps up USA measles vaccine production with increased demand
Por | Sábado, May 04, 2019

Merck steps up USA measles vaccine production with increased demand

According to the CDC , returning worldwide travelers are one of the key sources of the measles virus in the USA. "Anybody that got the vaccine, one or two doses of the vaccine after that period of time is l...Más..