Stories about Health Care

Nov 19 2017

Families celebrate National Adoption Day at Family Court

The children then chose a teddy bear. In these seven states alone ― Alabama, Texas, Mississippi, North Dakota, South Dakota, Virginia and MI ― 21,000 kids were waiting to...

Nov 15 2017

Almost half of Americans have high blood pressure, new guidelines say

The global hypertension drug market is already expected to climb to $32 billion by the end of 2020, according to analysts at Technavio, but now with the new guidelin...

Nov 14 2017

Sex not a risk factor for heart attack

Scientists stated: "The majority of cases were men with a previous history of cardiovascular disease". Just 34 cases occurred during or within one hour of sexual interc...

Nov 09 2017

Alcohol consumption may increase risk of certain cancers, experts warn

Additionally, excessive alcohol use has also been found to negatively affect cancer treatment . The group representing doctors has also called for new initiatives in p...

Nov 08 2017

Why the flu vaccine was not very effective in 2016

Second, because flu viruses are constantly changing, vaccines are updated annually to keep up with the changing viruses. " The flu vaccine is the first line of defen...

Oct 31 2017

Saudi Arabia to Allow Women at Sports Events

As from 2018, women will be allowed into sports stadiums for the first time in Saudi Arabia, authorities said on Sunday, in a landmark move that will ease restrictions on...

Oct 29 2017

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY)

The stock has a market cap of $98.77 billion, a P/E ratio of 22.00 and a beta of 1.19. The stock decreased 2.79% or $0.006 on October 27, reaching $0.191. (NYSE:HP) on Tu...

Oct 28 2017

Baby foods test positive for arsenic and lead

Their research found many mainstream brands of baby foods were contaminated with harmful elements, like lead and arsenic. Various baby and infant food products re...

Oct 26 2017

How The Clinton Campaign And DNC Are Connected To The Trump Dossier

Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen is heavily featured in the dossier and appeared Tuesday before a closed hearing of the House Intelligence Committee. Elias and his ...

Oct 25 2017

Don't delay mammograms! Detect breast cancer in the early stages

Professor Chenevix-Trench said a greater understanding of a particular woman's risk of developing breast cancer could help to change the age at which she was offered ma...

Oct 23 2017

President Trump Asks Supporters to Sign 'Stand for the National Anthem' Petition

The petition was released October 19, one day after Trump posted tweets criticizing the NFL's recent decision not to force players to stand during the national anthe...

Oct 20 2017

FDA Okays 2nd Gene Therapy for Cancer

Axicabtagene ciloleucel is indicated to treat adults with certain types of National Hockey League, including DLBCL, primary mediastinal large B-cell lymphoma, high grade ...

Oct 14 2017

Twenty20 series decider abandoned due to wet outfield in Hyderabad

The three-match Twenty20 worldwide series between India and Australia ended 1-1 after the final match was abandoned without a ball being bowled, due to a wet outfiel...

Oct 12 2017

Trump threatens broadcasting licenses after NBC report

Schatz raised the possibility of the White House interfering with the FCC's affairs and questioned Chairman Pai about any inappropriate contact the FCC may have had with ...

Oct 08 2017

Dodgers look to take 2-0 lead in National League Division Series

While the Diamondbacks can take a minor consolation in reaching Kershaw for four homers, Lovullo make the point to Call to the Pen that his team is tough and will respo...

Oct 08 2017

Mulvaney: We'll Help Puerto Rico Rebuild; Must 'Fix Itself' From Debt

In a statement provided to NBC Friday, FEMA Director of Public Affairs William Booher said the information about power and water would return to their site. Nearly 70 p...

Oct 06 2017

She Refused to Vaccinate Her Son. Now She's Headed to Jail

Judge McDonald told Bredow she understands that she loves her son, but that the child "has two parents, and dad gets a say". The mother-of-two was sentenced on Wednesda...

Oct 05 2017

Switching to E-Cigarettes Can Lengthen a Person's Life

That adds up to 86.7 million cumulative years of life saved, as estimated by the new research from Georgetown University Medical Center . In the more optimistic one, the...

Oct 04 2017

LaVar Ball's latest: Will home-school, home-train youngest son LaMelo

LaVar pulled LaMelo Ball from Chino Hills High School during his junior year, according to the Los Angeles Times' Eric Sondheimer . Instead, the Big Baller Brand he...

Oct 04 2017

Ball pulling son out of Southern Cal high school

Instead, LaMelo will be home-schooled and home-trained. LaVar pulled LaMelo Ball from Chino Hills High School during his junior year, according to the Los Angele...