You are here

Celebrities With Your Disease Health Newswire

Error message

Notice: unserialize(): Error at offset 65 of 67 bytes in _menu_link_translate() (line 882 of /home/cwydisea/public_html/includes/menu.inc).
Subscribe to Celebrities With Your Disease Health Newswire feed Celebrities With Your Disease Health Newswire
Updated: 1 hour 38 min ago

Mutant mosquitoes make insecticide-resistance monitoring key to controlling Zika - Outbreak News Today

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 21:29

Outbreak News Today

Mutant mosquitoes make insecticide-resistance monitoring key to controlling Zika
Outbreak News Today
One of the most common insecticides used in the battle against the Aedes aegypti mosquito has no measurable impact when applied in communities where the mosquito has built up resistance to it, a study led by Emory University finds. The study is the ...
Zika Transmitting Mosquitos Found In Long BeachPatch.com
Study to examine effects of Zika infection in Guatemalan infants and childrenNational Institutes of Health (press release)
Mosquitoes That Can Transmit Zika Virus Found in Long BeachKTLA
Medical Xpress -Gazette Newspapers -KTBS -Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)
all 19 news articles »
Categories: Health

Baltimore's Top Doctor: Why Aren't We Treating Gun Violence Like A Health Crisis? - HuffPost

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 21:25

HuffPost

Baltimore's Top Doctor: Why Aren't We Treating Gun Violence Like A Health Crisis?
HuffPost
“The science is clear that violence is a health issue, that violence is a public health issue,” Dr. Leana Wen says. By Lauren Weber. Dr. Leana Wen, Baltimore's health commissioner and an emergency room physician, wrote a moving op-ed last week after a ...
Baltimore health commissioner: Naloxone in short supplyWBAL Baltimore
Baltimore Forced To Ration Life-Saving Narcan As Opioid Crisis WorsensCBS Baltimore / WJZ
Baltimore needs more funding for naloxoneABC2 News

all 5 news articles »Google News
Categories: Health

Democrats tie up Senate floor to protest Republicans' secrecy in writing a health insurance bill - Los Angeles Times

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 21:13

Los Angeles Times

Democrats tie up Senate floor to protest Republicans' secrecy in writing a health insurance bill
Los Angeles Times
Often seen but not heard, Trump son-in-law Kushner speaks at White House tech event. All updates, Comey hearing, Congress, GOP baseball shooting, Immigration, London attacks, Media Watch: On the Right, Obamacare, Russia, Sessions hearing ...
Republicans Prepare for a Vote on Health Care Next WeekNBCNews.com
Democrats Stall Senate Work to Protest Healthcare SecrecyU.S. News & World Report
Democrats to slow-walk Senate business over health care billUSA TODAY
New York Times
all 268 news articles »
Categories: Health

Yoga might be as good as physical therapy for lower back pain, says study - CNBC

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 21:01

CNBC

Yoga might be as good as physical therapy for lower back pain, says study
CNBC
The study was a long-term one with a large and racially diverse set of participants. Robert Ferris | @RobertoFerris. 9 Mins Ago CNBC.com. SHARES. Getty Images. Yoga may be about as good as physical therapy for treating lower back pain, according to a ...
Yoga as good for low back pain as physical therapyReuters
Downward Dog, Doctor's Order: Yoga Could Ease Back PainLive Science
Yoga Soothes Back Pain in StudyHealthDay
Daily Mail -CBS Philly -CBS Boston / WBZ -6abc.com
all 15 news articles »
Categories: Health

Season's first West Nile-infected mosquitoes found on Staten Island - SILive.com

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 18:08

SILive.com

Season's first West Nile-infected mosquitoes found on Staten Island
SILive.com
The infected Culex pipiens mosquitoes were collected in Rossville, according to the Health Department, which also announced that no human cases have been reported so far. (Associated Press photo). 0 shares. By Thomas Checchi · checchi@siadvance.
First West Nile Mosquitoes of Season Detected in NYCNBC New York
County judge: Mosquito abatement efforts continueChron.com
Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Minn.KARE
Grand Island Independent -SSL -Albert Lea Tribune -WBIW.com
all 20 news articles »
Categories: Health

Michigan girl mauled by raccoon continues to recover - Clay Center Dispatch

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 17:14

Michigan girl mauled by raccoon continues to recover
Clay Center Dispatch
DETROIT (AP) — A Michigan girl whose face was mauled by a raccoon as a baby has undergone another reconstructive procedure that adds to the more than a dozen she's already had since the incident. The Detroit Free Press (http://on.freep.com/2rHZIoe ) ...

and more »
Categories: Health

A Couple's Quest To Stop A Rare Disease Before It Takes One Of Them - NPR

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 15:36

NPR

A Couple's Quest To Stop A Rare Disease Before It Takes One Of Them
NPR
In 2010, Sonia Vallabh watched her mom, Kamni Vallabh, die in a really horrible way. First, her mom's memory started to go, then she lost the ability to reason. Sonia says it was like watching someone get unplugged from the world. By the end, it was as ...
A Mother's Early Death Drives Her Daughter To Find A TreatmentWABE 90.1 FM

all 2 news articles »
Categories: Health

This Interactive Map Forecasts Deadly Heat Waves Due to Climate Change - Seeker

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 15:13

Seeker

This Interactive Map Forecasts Deadly Heat Waves Due to Climate Change
Seeker
Hot weather is the number one summertime killer in the United States and in much of the world — and the number of these deadly heat waves is only going to increase. By Leah Rosenbaum. June 19, 2017. 11:00 AM EDT. Share on Facebook · Tweet this ...
A third of the world now faces deadly heatwaves as result of climate changeThe Guardian
Can't Beat the Heat: Earth's Killer Heat Worsens, Study ShowsNBC Bay Area
Tropics in trouble as rising heat, humidity push populations to the edge: studyThe Sydney Morning Herald
Malay Mail Online -malaysiandigest.com -ResearchGate (blog) -Phys.Org
all 15 news articles »
Categories: Health

New Study Confirms That Coconut Oil Is Alarmingly High In Saturated Fat - HuffPost

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 15:05

HuffPost

New Study Confirms That Coconut Oil Is Alarmingly High In Saturated Fat
HuffPost
“You can put it on your body, but don't put it in your body.” By Julie R. Thomson. Magone. It's time to stop turning to coconut oil to make your brownies healthier. Coconut oil, it turns out, is not the health food people think it is. This oil might be ...
Researchers: Coconut oil may not be as healthy as you thinkTampabay.com (blog)
Nutrition experts warn coconut oil is on par with beef fat, butterChicago Tribune
American Heart Association advises against eating coconut oilWPTV.com
KABC-TV -Medical Daily -WGN-TV -Huffington Post Canada
all 24 news articles »
Categories: Health

Ethiopian Coffee Is Screwed Unless We Do Something About It - Gizmodo

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 15:01

Gizmodo

Ethiopian Coffee Is Screwed Unless We Do Something About It
Gizmodo
Climate change might not feel that important if you're living far away from a coastline. But that doesn't mean your life won't change. Lots of the items people love will likely be influenced by the changing climate in some way, and the popular ...
Ethiopia's coffee is the latest victim of climate changeThe Verge
Coffee under threatBBC News
Global warming brews big trouble in coffee birthplace EthiopiaThe Guardian
Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release) (registration) -NPR -SlashGear -AllAfrica.com
all 10 news articles »
Categories: Health

Liquid Biopsy Guides New Prostate Cancer Drug Trial - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 14:49

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Liquid Biopsy Guides New Prostate Cancer Drug Trial
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
It's been no secret that screening methods to detect prostate cancer have been woefully lacking and largely inconsistent with respect to the results they provide. Yet, with the rise in validated biomarkers and advanced diagnostics coupled with next ...
Grape-based compounds kill colon cancer stem cells in miceMedical Xpress
Significance of Prostate Cancer Treatment-Related Factors Differ in Black, White MenOncology Nurse Advisor
Blood test may show if prostate cancer treatment is workingNHS Choices
BBC News -Medical Daily -Laboratory Equipment -Newsweek
all 38 news articles »
Categories: Health

Raise the Smoking Age to 21? Most Kids Fine With That - HealthDay

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 13:01

HealthDay

Raise the Smoking Age to 21? Most Kids Fine With That
HealthDay
MONDAY, June 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly two-thirds of U.S. teens support raising the minimum age for purchasing tobacco products to 21 years old, new research finds. Specifically, kids from 11 to 18 were asked if they supported the Tobacco 21 ...
As Vaping Exploded Among Teenagers, Smoking Fell by HalfReason (blog)
White Coat, Black ArtCBC.ca (blog)
Smoking prevalence in PH projected to drop to 15%Inquirer.net
Eyewitness News -Addiction Now -Nursing Times -Rappler
all 30 news articles »Google News
Categories: Health

Acupuncture May Be Effective Painkiller in the ER - HealthDay

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 13:01

HealthDay

Acupuncture May Be Effective Painkiller in the ER
HealthDay
MONDAY, June 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Acupuncture is a safe and effective alternative to pain medications for some emergency room patients, a new study reports. "While acupuncture is widely used by practitioners in community settings for treating ...
Acupuncture Shown to Ease Pain in ER PatientsPsychCentral.com
Emergency doctors are using acupuncture to treat pain, now here's the evidenceThe Conversation AU
Acupuncture Works, At Least In Some Patients With Non-Specific PainScience 2.0
TV3.ie -The Sydney Morning Herald -Sky News Australia -WebMD.Boots.com
all 14 news articles »
Categories: Health

Study reveals “staggering” toll of guns on US kids - WDEF News 12

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 09:08

WDEF News 12

Study reveals “staggering” toll of guns on US kids
WDEF News 12
The tragic headlines are all too common: A toddler got his hands on his mother's gun and fatally shot his 2-year-old brother in Colorado earlier this month. Two girls caught in the crossfire were wounded in a shooting during a picnic at a Chicago ...
Shootings Are Now the 3rd-Leading Cause of Death in US KidsLive Science
Guns Kill or Wound 7000 US Kids a Year: ReportU.S. News & World Report
Gun-Related Deaths In Kids And Teens On The RiseImmortal News
CNN
all 6 news articles »
Categories: Health

Study reveals "staggering" toll of guns on US kids - CBS News

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 08:53

CBS News

Study reveals "staggering" toll of guns on US kids
CBS News
The tragic headlines are all too common: A toddler got his hands on his mother's gun and fatally shot his 2-year-old brother in Colorado earlier this month. Two girls caught in the crossfire were wounded in a shooting during a picnic at a Chicago ...

and more »
Categories: Health

A veggie by any other name may actually get eaten - CNN

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 07:52

CNN

A veggie by any other name may actually get eaten
CNN
(CNN) Labeling food with indulgent words may make people feel more satisfied when eating, says another study. Putting descriptive indulgent words in front of vegetables -- such as "dynamite," "rich," " sweet sizzlin' " and "tangy" -- may help adults ...
A veggie by any other name may actually get eaten, study findsWCVB Boston

all 3 news articles »
Categories: Health

Cardiac arrest? Someday drones may come to your rescue - Health24

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 07:23

Health24

Cardiac arrest? Someday drones may come to your rescue
Health24
Drones have been proposed for some pretty mundane uses, such as delivering pizzas or packages, but new research suggests the high-flying machines could be used to swoop in and save lives. Swedish researchers think drones can quickly deliver ...
Can You Find The Defibrillator At Work? Half Of People Say NoNPR
Drone Emergency Response – Future Of First Responders?San Marcos Corridor News
Her Heart Stopped At His Restaurant. He Gave Her 'The Gift Of Tomorrow.'HuffPost

all 6 news articles »
Categories: Health

Ohio County Tops US in Overdose Deaths With 365 Deaths This Year - NBC4 Washington

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 06:11

NBC4 Washington

Ohio County Tops US in Overdose Deaths With 365 Deaths This Year
NBC4 Washington
New research shows some people can become addicted to prescription painkillers in as little as three days. The study says doctors can limit the supply of opioids they prescribe to three days or less. (Published Thursday, June 1, 2017). Montgomery ...

and more »
Categories: Health

Time for Some Summer Sun Safety Tips - Twin Falls Times-News

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 05:10

Twin Falls Times-News

Time for Some Summer Sun Safety Tips
Twin Falls Times-News
SUNDAY, June 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Summer sun and warmer temps may provide plenty of play opportunities for kids, but they also mean parents need to be extra vigilant about preventing sunburns and other mishaps. The American Academy of ...
We've done the work for you: Here are 12 of the best sunscreens you can buy this summerLos Angeles Times
From the Extension: Protect your skin from harmful UV raysDaily Commercial
How to avoid sunburn? Here's everything you need to know about staying safe in the sunManchester Evening News
ChronicleLive -Argus Press -The Statesman -The Livingston County News
all 19 news articles »
Categories: Health

Study: Shootings kill or injure 19 US children each day - ABC News

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 04:10

Study: Shootings kill or injure 19 US children each day
ABC News
Shootings kill or injure at least 19 U.S. children each day, with boys, teenagers and blacks most at risk, according to a government study that paints a bleak portrait of persistent violence. The analysis of 2002-14 U.S. data is billed as the most ...

and more »
Categories: Health

Pages

 

Disclaimer: The info that is posted here is gleaned from online sources (such as Wikipedia), news reports, etc., so obviously we do not vouch one iota for its accuracy -- this site is for "edutainment" purposes only. We include links to sites with more information that may be useful to people who are unfortunately afflicted with the diseases we've posted. Now, shoo. And enjoy the site.

Images on this site are either Public Domain or covered under one or more of the following licenses: Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 2.5; Creative Commons Attribution 2.0; GNU Free Documentation License , Version 1.2; and/or by permission of the copyright holders. If we have used an image and failed to attribute it properly, we will be most happy to do that or remove it from the site. Please use the contact form at the top of the page to let us know. Thanks!