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Study finds men who smoke weed to be more fertile

Study finds men who smoke weed to be more fertile

The Harvard researchers collected 1,143 health surveys and semen samples from more than 650 men between the years of 2000 and 2017. A new study suggests men who have smoked cannabis in the past ma...

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Confirmed Measles Cases In Oregon

The CDC says there have been 79 cases of measles so far this year in the states that reported data, and it's only February. The HSE says while the majority of children in Donegal still receive the...

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SA Metro Health urges up-to-date measles vaccinations

Galveston County Health District also confirmed a case involving a boy whose age ranges from 12 to 24 months old, according to KTRK-TV in Houston . Five of the cases involved young children, some o...

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Obesity enhances the risk of cancer risk in the young adult

Obesity enhances the risk of cancer risk in the young adult

An observational study using data covering more than half of the USA population suggests that incidence rates of cancers linked to obesity are increasing most rapidly in young adults. The younger th...

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First child death reported this flu season near Cincinnati

First child death reported this flu season near Cincinnati

The organization reported that it's now widespread throughout the state. The state also reported six child deaths related to the flu past year. So far, OH has reported 1,832 flu-associated hospitaliza...

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Rick Perry named 'designated survivor' for State of the Union address

Rick Perry named 'designated survivor' for State of the Union address

Of the 15 executive department heads specified under the law as being eligible, three are now headed by acting leadership, and another is constitutionally ineligible. The president picks one Cabinet m...

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Women's Brains Stay Sharper Longer Than Men's, New Study Finds

Women's Brains Stay Sharper Longer Than Men's, New Study Finds

A new study suggests that, by at least one measure, women's brains are biologically younger than men's of the same age. "It's not that men's brains age faster - they start adulthood about three ye...

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Clark County Reports No Additional Measles Cases In Outbreak

Clark County Reports No Additional Measles Cases In Outbreak

Raul Pino. As many as 1 out of every 20 children with measles will get pneumonia, which can also be deadly, the agency reports. "The measles vaccine isn't flawless, but one dose is 93 percent effe...

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Brushing with toothpaste too often can cause tooth decay

Brushing with toothpaste too often can cause tooth decay

Fluoride is a mineral found in water and soil. A pediatric dentist in Chicago, Mary Hayes told Daily Mail that "Fluoride is an unbelievable benefit but it must be used carefully". Too many young k...

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World Cancer Day raises awareness for early detection and research

World Cancer Day raises awareness for early detection and research

When a cancer is detected at an early stage - and when coupled with appropriate treatment - the chance of survival beyond five years is dramatically higher than when detected at a later stage when t...

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Some Cancers Are Rising in Young People. Scientists Think They Know Why

Even though cancer most often strikes older adults, the sharpest increases were found in younger age groups. The rates of new cancer cases and cancer deaths have fallen in the USA over the past ...

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Go Red for Women Day raises awareness about heart disease

Go Red for Women Day raises awareness about heart disease

Nearly half of Americans have heart disease, a significant increase over prior years largely because of a newly expanded definition of high blood pressure, the American Heart Association said Thursday...

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Trump proposal would upend drug industry by overhauling rebates in Medicare

Trump proposal would upend drug industry by overhauling rebates in Medicare

Experts have explained that PBMs are paid based on the spread between list prices and the prices they negotiate with manufacturers, but the secrecy that surrounds the rebates encourages drugmakers to ...

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8 deaths attributed to flu in DE so far this season

8 deaths attributed to flu in DE so far this season

These numbers are similar to the comparable period from past year, when there were 1,289 laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza and 297 hospitalizations. Tulsa County reports four flu-related deaths ...

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Cigarettes Can Help Smokers Quit When Accompanied By Behavioral Support

Cigarettes Can Help Smokers Quit When Accompanied By Behavioral Support

The study team acknowledged, however, that prior research has demonstrated that when nicotine replacement products are paired with prescription medications - such as the nicotine receptor blocker Cha...

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Measles cases on the rise in the US

Measles cases on the rise in the US

A further case has been confirmed in Multnomah County in OR, which has been connected to the outbreak in Washington. Public health officials said Wednesday that 38 cases are in southwest Washington...

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January 30 is Bell Let's Talk Day

January 30 is Bell Let's Talk Day

Nationally recognized, on January 30 of every year, Bell Canada will donate towards Canadian mental health initiatives by contributing five cents for every applicable text, call, tweet, social media ...

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Surprise! A bunch of kids who weren’t vaccinated now have the measles

The return of measles in Venezuela has been recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a substantial health risk to neighboring countries. "What keeps me up at night is eventually having a...

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NDP says Ford government plans to privatize health care in Ontario

NDP says Ford government plans to privatize health care in Ontario

It would allow the government to transfer "all or part of the assets, liabilities, rights and obligations" of organizations including any local health integration network, Cancer Care Ontario, eHealth...

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Breakfast might not help weight-loss - but you shouldn't skip meals

Breakfast might not help weight-loss - but you shouldn't skip meals

As part of the study, researched looked at the effect of eating a regular breakfast had on weight change and daily energy intake, using evidence collated from 13 studies over the past 28 years. The ...

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Excessive Screen Time Can Cause Developmental Delays by Kindergarten

Excessive Screen Time Can Cause Developmental Delays by Kindergarten

Talking with your children about screen time is constructive, said Madigan adding parents have to be aware and accountable for their own hours spent on phones and tablets. "This study shows that, wh...

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Canadian Olympic Committee produces short documentary for Bell Let's Talk Day

She said it's important for police to respond to mental health situations with a unique approach, and depending on the situation, an approach that doesn't make those in trouble feel threatened. Bell M...

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Doctor in United States prescribes medical marijuana to 4-year-old, loses license

Doctor in United States prescribes medical marijuana to 4-year-old, loses license

The board did not seek to revoke the licence because the doctor had prescribed cannabis to a child, which is legal for medicinal purposes in the state of California. 'Labeling a child with a significa...

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California hospital denies dumping patient

California hospital denies dumping patient

Security video shows the elderly woman wearing a bathrobe and sandals and carrying a large envelope. She tries to open the front door unsuccessfully, then pounds on it several times before she walks a...

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Student Dies After Eating Leftover Pasta

A U.S. professor, who identifies himself only as Bernard and claims to be a clinical adjunct professor from the University of IL, discussed AJ's case in one of his medical videos on his YouTube chann...

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