Stories about Medical

Jul 19 2018

71-year-old dies after eating oysters tainted with flesh-eating bacteria

A Florida man's bacteria infected oysters eaten at a restaurant in Sarasota killed him a few days later, The Sun-Sentinel reported . Health officials say that the ma...

Jul 19 2018

White House insists Trump believes Russian Federation still a threat

The press conference in Helsinki was one of the "most disgraceful performances" by an American president in memory, Republican Senator John McCain had said. Less than 24 ...

Jul 18 2018

National Hot Dog Day 2018 freebies & deals TODAY

No matter how you enjoy your hot dog, today is the flawless day to do it. At Dog Haus , you can get a free Haus Dog on National Hot Dog Day when you download their app...

Jul 18 2018

Chinese drug maker recalls valsartan products in USA over impurity

The EMA said NDMA was an unexpected impurity that was not detected by routine tests carried out by Zhejiang Huahai, adding that the manufacturing changes introduced in 20...

Jul 16 2018

Ever colour X-ray on a human

The dense material absorbs some of those rays and appears in white in the resulting image, while the remaining rays pass through softer tissues and muscles and appear as ...

Jul 14 2018

Here Are the Best (and Worst) States to Retire

Satisfaction with overall living conditions was enough to outweigh South Dakota's less-than-ideal weather, which unsurprisingly ranked 38th, Bankrate .com analyst Taylo...

Jul 14 2018

Quick Read: Emerging sex disease MG 'could become next superbug'

This is reported by foreign media. Scientists say that unsafe bacteria Mycoplasma genitalium (MG) present similar symptoms to chlamydia and are more resistant to an...

Jul 13 2018

Trump Administration Aims to Steer People Toward Junk Health Plans Over Obamacare

They are the public face of the Affordable Care Act in North Carolina for legions of residents stumped by the complexities of health insurance. The law requires most ...

Jul 13 2018

Common heart drug recalled due to contamination with possible carcinogen

The recall was triggered after traces of N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) were found in the valsartan used in the affected products. According to Health Canada recommendat...

Jul 13 2018

Johnson & Johnson shares dip after massive talcum powder judgment

The jury's verdict at a St Louis Court in Missouri follows six weeks of testimony and means the company will be forced to pay out £419 million ($550 million) in compensat...

Jul 13 2018

FDA: Retailers can not legally sell Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal following recall

The Salmonella outbreak linked to Kellogg's Honey Smacks cereal has now spread to 33 states, including Florida. The FDA said on Thursday it would follow up with retai...

Jul 12 2018

Controversy flares over USA challenge to World Health Organization breastfeeding resolution

Eventually, Russia introduced the resolution , and the United States was unable to blunt the measure, although its delegation successfully struck language calling fo...

Jul 12 2018

A Study Shows That Babies Who Eat Solid Food Sooner Sleep Better

One group followed standard infant feeding advice and were encouraged to exclusively breastfeed for around six months. Babies are wonderful gifts to families, but one...

Jul 11 2018

Trump Suspends Obamacare Payments To Insurers

The move is expected to add to premium increases next year. Insurance stocks may be a focus in Monday morning's trading. Trump tweeted dozens and dozens of times abou...

Jul 10 2018

WH Suspends $10.4B in Obamacare Insurer Payments

Under the risk adjustment program, insurers with healthier patients pay those with sicker patients. The ripple comes at a pivotal time for the Affordable Care Act's m...

Jul 10 2018

Del Monte vegetable trays linked to hundreds of illnesses

The recalled products were distributed to the following stores: Kwik Trip, Kwik Star, Demond's, Sentry, Potash, Meehan's, Country Market, FoodMax Supermarket, and Peapod....

Jul 10 2018

Harvard Researchers Make Headway On HIV Vaccine

The researchers tested the different variants of the vaccine on healthy participants from 18 to 50 years old, not infected with HIV . In the case of the monkeys, one...

Jul 10 2018

Senator predicts 'rough, tough … ear-pulling fight' over Trump court pick

Leo said Hardiman of Pennsylvania and Kethledge of MI are "a little bit less known by conservatives". After a weekend deliberating with aides and calling allies for...

Jul 08 2018

Johns Hopkins Declares Zero Risk After Accidental Release Of Tuberculosis Bacteria

According to the received reports, a small bottle of frozen tuberculosis sample accidentally dropped down and fell to the floor with its lid open. The hospital releas...

Jul 07 2018

Co-Testing for Cervical Cancer is Best, But Not Perfect

According to the article, the study compared the HPV test with traditional Pap smear screening among 19,000 Canadian women over 4 years. These HPV viruses are sexuall...