Stories about Health Care

Jul 08 2018

Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest held on Coney Island

It took Brooklyn district attorney Eric Gonzalez stepping in and verifying the totals to settle things, and nab both winners their $10k grand prizes. The victor of the ...

Jun 28 2018

Free screenings on National HIV Testing Day in Jersey City Wednesday

Studies indicate that providing antiretroviral therapy as early as possible improves a patient's health, reduces transmission and can eventually lead to undetectable HIV ...

Jun 27 2018

USA approves first marijuana plant-derived drug for epilepsy

While most hemp-derived CBD companies are rapidly growing their businesses without repercussion or worry, many cannabis CBD businesses are hesitant about selling produc...

Jun 20 2018

Video game addiction is now officially recognised as an illness

Saxena said approximately two to three percent of gamers are likely affected by this condition and said many parents should make sure to consistently observe the habits o...

Jun 20 2018

Tax hikes to pay for NHS boost, warns Theresa May

There isn't any extra guaranteed money available as a result of ending our payments to the European Union budget, because those savings are likely to be more than offset ...

Jun 19 2018

Compulsive video-game playing now new mental health problem

It is concerning to see the " gaming disorder " proposal in this draft despite significant opposition from the medical and scientific community. Finally, this behavior ...

Jun 15 2018

Jada Pinkett-Smith Says Her Grandmother Taught Her About Masturbation At 9

With the theme of the show talking about sex, Jada shared with Willow and Willow's Telana Lynum , about her experience with sex when she was a teenager. If you haven...

Jun 13 2018

CDC: 'Throw away' pre-cut melons after salmonella outbreak

The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Sunday urged residents of eight USA states to check for recalled pre-cut melon that is linked to an outbreak of Salm...

Jun 12 2018

ACA challenge Trump won't defend

The guarantee that people should be able to buy insurance regardless of their health history has been a popular provision of the divisive law - one that President Trump h...

Jun 11 2018

Deaths of famous by their own hands highlight troubling trend

Mental health problems, often undiagnosed, are usually involved and experts say knowing warning signs and who is at risk can help stop a crisis from becoming a tragedy...

Jun 10 2018

At a fashion show, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade remembered

A staggering 45,000 Americans age 10 or older died by suicide in 2016. "It may make it better for them to feel they can talk with you". "So, when you put those things tog...

Jun 09 2018

Officials Linking Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak To Pre-Cut Melons

The Salmonella has been linked to the pre-cut cantaloupe, watermelon or fruit salad containing melon purchased at either Walmart or Kroger stores, including Jay C and P...

Jun 08 2018

Social Security says system's costs will exceed income this year

At this rate, the combined asset reserves of Social Security's twin retirement and disability trust funds would become depleted by 2034, the same as projected a year ago,...

Jun 08 2018

How the Fashion Industry Is Reacting to Kate Spade’s Death

A source in the police department told the news site that Spade had hanged herself. David Spade paid tribute to his late sister-in-law Kate , who was found dead b...

Jun 05 2018

Nipah Virus Medical Emergency In Kerala

Majority of the cases were found to be having contact with cases of Nipah virus disease and the team recommended enlisting and daily follow up of all contacts. This i...

Jun 02 2018

Tobacco kills 7m people yearly…

Actions addressed in the convention include protecting people from exposure to tobacco smoke, banning tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship, banning sales to min...

May 29 2018

People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young

There is no clear answer yet on why sleeping on weekends makes a difference. "The duration of sleep is important for longevity", said Thorbjorn Akersted of the St...

May 28 2018

West Virginia Officials Recommend Hepatitis A Vaccinations For Food Service Workers

Because of the high incidence of drug use reported in West Virginia and among the food industry, this is a proactive measure to vaccinate a high-risk group in accordance ...

May 26 2018

Richie Incognito Held For Psychiatric Evaluation After Gym Altercation

He signed with the Miami Dolphins in 2010 and was one of the central figures in the Jonathan Martin bullying scandal in 2013. "And it's something that, you know, I ho...

May 25 2018

Trump asks if National Football League players who protest should be in country

Eagles owner Jeff Lurie also aired his sentiments and expressed support for the players who are fighting to stand with their marginalized brothers against racism. He pl...