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Red Meat Intake May Increase Risk of Early Death

Red Meat Intake May Increase Risk of Early Death

According to the researcher's estimate, replacing red and processed meats with nuts, seeds, veggies, whole grains, and alternative proteins (fish, up to an egg a day, etc) leads to a 10% average reduc...

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New York set to cut religious exemption to vaccine mandates

New York set to cut religious exemption to vaccine mandates

In April, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio issued an order demanding that all persons, starting at the age of 6 months old, who live, work or attend school within the specified zip codes of Wi...

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Two more hospital patients die in sandwich listeria outbreak

Public Health England (PHE) has yet to say where the latest patients to die had been treated. The chain - which supplied 43 NHS trusts across the United Kingdom - had been supplied with meat produce...

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Uganda bans public gatherings in Kasese district amid Ebola fears

Uganda bans public gatherings in Kasese district amid Ebola fears

A panel of 13 independent medical experts on the WHO's Emergency Committee was asked to evaluate the latest evidence and whether to ratchet up the designation of it as posing worldwide concern. At a p...

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US Expert Panel Supports HIV-Prevention Pill for People at High Risk

US Expert Panel Supports HIV-Prevention Pill for People at High Risk

But obstacles remain. The only U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved drug for PrEP, Truvada, now costs $20,000 a year, said Dr. Rochelle Walensky, an infectious disease specialist at Massachusett...

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Women sleeping with artificial light at night more likely to gain weight

Women sleeping with artificial light at night more likely to gain weight

CHICAGO-Dozing off to late-night TV or sleeping with other lights on may mix up your metabolism and lead to weight gain and even obesity , provocative but preliminary US research suggests. and a co...

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Maine Legalizes Abortions by People Who Aren't Doctors

Maine Legalizes Abortions by People Who Aren't Doctors

Janet Mills signed legislation yesterday that allows physician assistants and nurse practitioners to provide abortions for women. It will be enacted 90 days after the Legislature adjourns, which is ...

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Experimental drug delays type 1 diabetes onset in mid-stage trial

Experimental drug delays type 1 diabetes onset in mid-stage trial

Study participants were followed until they developed Type 1 diabetes. A drug that targets the immune system can delay the onset of Type 1 diabetes an average of two years in children and adults ...

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Women could gain weight by sleeping with TV on, study claims

Women could gain weight by sleeping with TV on, study claims

Based on a survey of 43,722 women aged 35-74 with no history of cancer or cardiovascular disease, who weren't shift workers, daytime sleepers or pregnant at the start of the study, the scientists aske...

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Uganda confirms 1st Ebola case outside outbreak in Congo

Uganda confirms 1st Ebola case outside outbreak in Congo

Uganda has been on high alert since the start of the Ebola outbreak in DRC in August 2018. There have been more than 2,000 confirmed and probable cases of the Ebola virus in Congo since August, with...

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Keeping Your TV on at Night May Lead to Weight Gain

Keeping Your TV on at Night May Lead to Weight Gain

Although the authors cautioned they could not definitely draw a causal link, they said their findings added to a growing body of evidence that supports sleeping in a dark room. Among women who weren't...

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Beyond Meat Stock Jumps 23% As Q1 Report Tops Expectations

Beyond Meat Stock Jumps 23% As Q1 Report Tops Expectations

Analysts averaged Beyond Meat's full-year revenue to hit $205 million. Beyond Meat Inc. shares soared late Thursday after the maker of plant-based burgers beat Wall Street's expectations in its ...

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Breach at billing collection agency hits LabCorp, Quest Diagnostics patients

Breach at billing collection agency hits LabCorp, Quest Diagnostics patients

The AMCA hack exposed the personal, financial and medical data on some 11.9 million patients of Quest Diagnostics. Quest Diagnostics has warned its 12 million customers that their personal, fina...

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Opko Health says over 400,000 customers likely affected by data breach

Opko Health says over 400,000 customers likely affected by data breach

This new breach notification follows previous breach reports received by diagnostic services provider Quest Diagnostics Incorporated and Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp ) from...

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US Records Over 1,000 Measles Cases in 2019 - Health Agency

US Records Over 1,000 Measles Cases in 2019 - Health Agency

It's unclear whether the 2019 outbreak will reach the mark set in 1992, when there were 2,126 cases of measles reported in the USA, according to historical CDC data. A rash that is red, raised, blot...

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Red Meat And White Meat Have Equal Effects On Cholesterol

Red Meat And White Meat Have Equal Effects On Cholesterol

In 2015, the International Agency for Research on Cancer listed red meat in Group 2A: a probable carcinogen. But a small new study calls that into question. They were given the food which was care...

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Three Britons dead after listeria outbreak

Three Britons dead after listeria outbreak

The Good Food Chain company, based in central England, has stopped production while an investigation takes place, the state health agency said. The company said its "products are handmade, using fre...

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Ebola cases in DR Congo break 2,000 mark: Health ministry - worldwide

Ebola cases in DR Congo break 2,000 mark: Health ministry - worldwide

Violence by armed groups and community mistrust have severely undermined attempts to halt the epidemic, forcing health workers to suspend vaccination and treatment work. "Every time there an inciden...

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Donald Trump Commemorates D-Day Alongside the Queen and Prince Charles

Donald Trump Commemorates D-Day Alongside the Queen and Prince Charles

Donald Trump dismissed climate change as "a change in weather" just hours after holding serious talks on the issue with Prince Charles . Mr Trump said: "He is really into climate change and I th...

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‘Poultry As Bad As Red Meat’

But a new study finds that consuming white meat - specifically poultry - affects blood cholesterol levels in about the same way that red meat does. The findings appear this week in the American J...

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A New Breast Cancer Drug Improves Survival Rate By 30 Percent

A New Breast Cancer Drug Improves Survival Rate By 30 Percent

The new trial, which looked at more than 670 cases, included only women who had advanced cancer - stage four for which they had not received prior hormone-blocking therapy. Even though advanced breas...

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President Trump fan hit by milkshake as protesters shout ‘Nazi scum’

President Trump fan hit by milkshake as protesters shout ‘Nazi scum’

Instead, thousands of people had stood in the streets, cheering and American and British flags, and swinging. Trump's narrative, added the newspaper, contrasted sharply with what those on the ( prot...

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Marcia Cross' anal cancer linked to husband's throat cancer

Marcia Cross' anal cancer linked to husband's throat cancer

Should you then also feel ashamed like you did something bad because it took up residence in your anus?" She made a decision to speak openly about her experience so others will hopefully be less emb...

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Dietary supplements are bad for kids

On labels, it sometimes referred to as Vinca minor extract, lesser periwinkle extract or common periwinkle extract - but there's nothing natural about it. In some countries, vinpocetine is treated...

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Trump admin ends another ‘humanized mice’ contract

Trump admin ends another ‘humanized mice’ contract

Yet the Trump administration is ending the medical research by government scientists using human fetal tissue. Scientists were incensed."I think it's ultimately a awful, nonsensical policy", said ...

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