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Couple Holds Wedding Ceremony in Hospital NICU Next to Their Premature Daughter - PEOPLE.com

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 21:30

PEOPLE.com

Couple Holds Wedding Ceremony in Hospital NICU Next to Their Premature Daughter
PEOPLE.com
With their premature daughter expecting a months-long recovery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Rubia Ferreira and Tyler Campbell decided to recite their vows with their newborn as the guest of honor. Days after 42-year-old Ferreira began to ...
'Snuggle volunteers' help comfort opioid-addicted babies in the NICUFOX 10 News Phoenix
This Couple Got Married in the NICU So Their Preemie Could Be There, and OMG, Our HeartsPOPSUGAR
Fetal and Neonatal Care Equipment Market Anlysis with Inputs form Industry Experts 2017 to 2025Healthcare Journal
Investor Opinion
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Love Your Hair Color? You Have 100 Genes to Thank - WebMD

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 19:29

BBC News

Love Your Hair Color? You Have 100 Genes to Thank
WebMD
By Robert Preidt. HealthDay Reporter. MONDAY, April 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The color of your hair turns out to be a complicated thing, with a full 124 genes determining whether you wind up a blonde, brunette or redhead. The researchers who ...
Study identifies more than a hundred new genes that determine hair colorMedical Xpress
Nature prefers blondes (and dark-haired men) Human genetic comb gets to the roots of hair colourFinancial Times
Decoding of hair colour genes could aid cancer researchYahoo News
Daily Mail -The Sun -Earth.com -Nature Middle East
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Study: Mono Virus Linked to 7 Other Serious Diseases - U.S. News & World Report

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 18:30

U.S. News & World Report

Study: Mono Virus Linked to 7 Other Serious Diseases
U.S. News & World Report
A new study shows the virus that causes the 'kissing disease' may be responsible in the development of seven other serious diseases. By Alexa Lardieri, Staff Writer. April 16, 2018, at 2:26 p.m.. By Alexa Lardieri, Staff Writer April 16, 2018, at 2:26 ...
How the virus behind 'kissing disease' may increase your risk for autoimmune diseases like lupusScience Magazine
Can 'Mono' Virus Up Odds for 7 Other Diseases?WebMD
Epstein-Barr Virus Protein, Human Transcription Factors Implicated in Autoimmune DiseasesGenomeWeb
EurekAlert (press release)
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Kentucky Health Agency Recommending Hepatitis A Vaccination - U.S. News & World Report

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 17:11

WYMT News

Kentucky Health Agency Recommending Hepatitis A Vaccination
U.S. News & World Report
The Kentucky Department for Public Health is recommending hepatitis A vaccinations for everyone in six counties associated with an outbreak of the illness. April 16, 2018, at 1:03 p.m.. Kentucky Health Agency Recommending Hepatitis A Vaccination. Share ...
Health Department Encourages Hep A VaccineLEX18 Lexington KY News
Kentucky health officials push for hepatitis A vaccinations in six countiesWKYT
UPDATE: Ky. health department recommends hepatitis A vaccinations for everyone in counties affected by outbreakWDRB
Insider Louisville -WYMT News -The Financial -Facts of Week
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Flesh-eating ulcer spreading in Australia and reasons remain a mystery - CNN

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 16:31

CNN

Flesh-eating ulcer spreading in Australia and reasons remain a mystery
CNN
(CNN) Scientists in Australia have voiced concern about an apparent outbreak of Buruli ulcer, a flesh-eating disease that usually occurs in West and central Africa. The infectious disease has seen a spike in cases in recent years in several parts of ...
Australia flesh-eating ulcer 'epidemic' a mystery, doctors sayBBC News
Flesh-Eating Infection Buruli Ulcer Spreads Through Australia and Experts Don't Know WhyNewsweek
Flesh-eating bacteria cases on the rise, researchers call for urgent responseMedical Xpress
CTV News -Telegraph.co.uk -SBS -NEWS.com.au
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Immune therapy scores big win against lung cancer in study - Fox News

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:37

Fox News

Immune therapy scores big win against lung cancer in study
Fox News
Research suggests that many more lung cancer patients may benefit from treatments that boost the immune system. (AP). CHICAGO – For the first time, a treatment that boosts the immune system greatly improved survival in people newly diagnosed with the ...
New Drugs May Be Big Advance in Lung Cancer CareHealthDay
Treatment combo nearly doubles survival time in lung cancer patients, study findsFOX 61
For advanced lung cancer, immune therapy plus chemo prolongs survivalSFGate
New York Times -TIME -Wall Street Journal -U.S. News & World Report
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New tooth treatment could heal your cavities - New York Daily News

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:26

New York Daily News

New tooth treatment could heal your cavities
New York Daily News
Researchers may have found a way to rebuild cavity-damaged teeth without the use of expensive and painful treatments. Peptide-based treatment - which involves amino acid chains applied and then bound to lesions in the enamel of a tooth - proved to ...
Tooth enamel that regrows? Researcher says revolutionary gel could make it possibleMedical Xpress
This stuff could rebuild teeth and cure cavitiesFuturity: Research News
No more painful fillings! This dental breakthrough fixes cavities "naturally" using peptidesAlphr
ScienceAlert -International Business Times, India Edition -Sci-News.com
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She was tossed from a hospital on a cold night wearing only a gown. The viral video followed years of struggles. - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 15:19

Chicago Tribune

She was tossed from a hospital on a cold night wearing only a gown. The viral video followed years of struggles.
Chicago Tribune
Cheryl Chandler doesn't remember her response to a viral video of her daughter being thrown out of a hospital on a cold night in Baltimore. A friend told her she screamed. "I realized it was Rebecca," Chandler said. "I couldn't make my hands work to ...
Emergency room visits for concussions in kids are upKRIS Corpus Christi News
Piedmont Columbus Regional opens new emergency room on Northside campusWTVM
Hospital figures reveal thousands of patients waited more than four hours in A&E during winterCrewe Chronicle

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New mom given months to live after finding cancerous lump on face during labor - Fox News

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:32

Fox News

New mom given months to live after finding cancerous lump on face during labor
Fox News
A pregnant woman who found a pea-sized lump on her face two days before giving birth has just months to live, after being diagnosed with inoperable cancer. Teacher Kate Geraghty, 34, noticed swelling under her left ear when she went into labor at the ...
New mother, 34, who found a pea-sized lump on her face two days before giving birth has just months to live after ...Daily Mail
Terminally-ill mum who found lump on face two days before giving birth is desperate for cancer treatment abroad to ...Mirror.co.uk

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The Dilemma of the Gluten-Free Diet - Wall Street Journal

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 13:30

Wall Street Journal

The Dilemma of the Gluten-Free Diet
Wall Street Journal
It's not unusual after eating that the symptoms set in for Lee Graham : severe stomach pain and worse. “It's always sort of a game of Russian roulette when you go out to eat,” says Ms. Graham, executive director of the National Celiac Association, a ...
STONE: Gluten free … lifestyle, or necessity?Odessa American
The perfect gluten-free diet does not existThe Talking Democrat
Seaweed Burgers [Vegan, Gluten-Free]One Green Planet
Goshen News -Business Services -Investor Opinion -Pharmaceuticals News
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Why being a night owl may lead to earlier death - Vox

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:00

Vox

Why being a night owl may lead to earlier death
Vox
We all have a preferred time for sleeping — a body clock. There are “morning people,” “evening people,” and those in between. Our preferences for when to sleep are called chronotypes. And, increasingly, researchers have been investigating what happens ...
Night Owls Could Have Higher Risk Of Premature Death, Study SuggestsForbes
Up with the larks for a longer lifeThe Hippocratic Post (blog)
Is Being a Night Owl Dangerous for Your Health?Canadian Homesteading
Medical Daily Times -Sci-News.com -Technology Networks -D'Marge
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Nigeria's Boko Haram extremists hamper polio eradication - ABC News

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:03

ABC News

Nigeria's Boko Haram extremists hamper polio eradication
ABC News
Islamic extremists made Imana Alhaji Gana's village in northeastern Nigeria too dangerous for health workers to vaccinate against polio. Now that she and her family have fled to a displacement camp, those workers want to catch her children in time ...
UAE Leadership Supports Delivery of 281 Million Vaccines to Protect Children From Polio in PakistanDigital Journal

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Drug Test Spurs Frank Talk Between Hypertension Patients And Doctors - NPR

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:01

NPR

Drug Test Spurs Frank Talk Between Hypertension Patients And Doctors
NPR
There's an irony at the heart of the treatment of high blood pressure. The malady itself often has no symptoms, yet the medicines to treat it — and to prevent a stroke or heart attack later — can make people feel crummy. "It's not that you don't want ...
Stroke Risk in Hypertension Patients Linked to Proteinuria: StudyBel Marra Health
Relationship Between CD4 Counts, Hypertension in Patients with HIVMD Magazine
Hypertension Patients Avoid Official PrescriptionsBZ Weekly

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Drug Test Spurs Frank Talk Between Hypertension Patients And Doctors - NPR

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:01

NPR

Drug Test Spurs Frank Talk Between Hypertension Patients And Doctors
NPR
There's an irony at the heart of the treatment of high blood pressure. The malady itself often has no symptoms, yet the medicines to treat it — and to prevent a stroke or heart attack later — can make people feel crummy. "It's not that you don't want ...
Stroke Risk in Hypertension Patients Linked to Proteinuria: StudyBel Marra Health
Relationship Between CD4 Counts, Hypertension in Patients with HIVMD Magazine
Hypertension: Expert advises on regular check-upsBlueprint newspapers Limited (blog)

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You Share Everything With Your Bestie. Even Brain Waves. - New York Times

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 09:00

New York Times

You Share Everything With Your Bestie. Even Brain Waves.
New York Times
A friend will help you move, goes an old saying, while a good friend will help you move a body. And why not? Moral qualms aside, that good friend would likely agree the victim was an intolerable jerk who had it coming and, jeez, you shouldn't have done ...
Altered brain waves may underlie social problems in autism miceSpectrum

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The memory area of the brain may also yield vital clues about mental health illnesses - News-Medical.net

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 06:13

News-Medical.net

The memory area of the brain may also yield vital clues about mental health illnesses
News-Medical.net
The hippocampus is an area of the brain commonly linked with memory and dementia. But new U of T Scarborough research finds that it may also yield important clues about a range of mental health illnesses including addiction, anxiety and depression. The ...
Naturally Fight Depression Anxiety ADD ADHD AutismChicago Evening Post
Brain's memory area might be associated with anxiety, depressionZee News
Scientists have named a female disease that causes anxiety and depressionBrinkwire (press release)
Refinery29 -EconoTimes
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Ketamine nasal spray rapidly relieves depression and suicidal thoughts, finds trial - The Independent

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 05:45

The Independent

Ketamine nasal spray rapidly relieves depression and suicidal thoughts, finds trial
The Independent
People with serious mental illness could one day be offered a nasal spray of ketamine after a clinical trial showed the drug can rapidly tackle bouts of severe depression and suicidal thoughts. In just a matter of hours, doctors, and the patients ...
Ketamine has 'fast-acting benefits' for depressionBBC News
Ketamine nasal spray can fight depression, suicidal thoughtsThe Hindu
Study shows fast-acting benefits of ketamine for depression and suicidalityEurekAlert (press release)

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The shocking truth about pregnant women - Morning Ticker

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 01:44

Morning Ticker

The shocking truth about pregnant women
Morning Ticker
As we reported recently, a new study indicates that women who become pregnant while training to become a surgeon often give up their careers in favor of their baby. And it unveils a stunning truth that confronts the medical profession – a truth that ...
Study Shows Many Female Surgeons Consider Career Change If They Become Pregnant During TrainingThe Inquisitr
Many trainee female surgeons consider leaving field after pregnancyReuters
Many Surgical Trainees Consider Giving Up Their Careers When PregnantImmortal News
Week Facts
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The shocking truth about pregnant women - Morning Ticker

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 01:44

Morning Ticker

The shocking truth about pregnant women
Morning Ticker
As we reported recently, a new study indicates that women who become pregnant while training to become a surgeon often give up their careers in favor of their baby. And it unveils a stunning truth that confronts the medical profession – a truth that ...
Study Shows Many Female Surgeons Consider Career Change If They Become Pregnant During TrainingThe Inquisitr
I didn't know I was pregnant until I gave birth on my bed!New Idea
Many trainee female surgeons consider leaving field after pregnancyReuters
Independent Online -Immortal News -The Sydney Morning Herald -Week Facts
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Ultrasound pill can detect cancer from inside bowel - The Times

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 23:02

The Times

Ultrasound pill can detect cancer from inside bowel
The Times
A “superpill” that can perform ultrasound scans and detect tumours is set to revolutionise the diagnosis and treatment of bowel and intestinal illnesses. Thousands of patients a year endure internal examinations that, on average, fail to detect early ...
Bowel cancer sufferer Deborah opens up about her diagnosisDaily Mail
Study reveals low participation in free bowel cancer screening kit programABC Online
Mission City Council approve cancer screenings for full-time firefightersKGBT-TV
Science Daily -Radio New Zealand -4BC -Gulf Times
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