Stories about Medical

Nov 16 2018

Sandoz recalls losartan products that contain impurity

The FDA reports that so far, Sandoz has not received any reports of adverse events related to the drug. Irbesartan tablets manufactured by ScieGen Pharmaceuticals and l...

Nov 16 2018

Huge risks with having a My Health Record

According to the Digital Health Agency, responsible for My Health Record, at least 900,000 Australians opted out of the scheme in the first two months of the opt-out peri...

Nov 16 2018

Withings Launches New Pulse HR Fitness Tracker

The continuous heart rate measurement feature provides users with a breakdown of their workout session heart rate zones so they can easily track their levels from workout...

Nov 16 2018

ACE Applauds Revisions to the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans

Giroir, MD, Assistant Secretary for Health in a press release. For the first time in a decade, the United States government has revamped its guidelines for recommended ...

Nov 16 2018

Google's decision to absorb DeepMind's health division has sparked privacy fears

Privacy advocates say that by allowing Google to absorb Streams, DeepMind now has little hope of guaranteeing patient data will be used in an ethical way. DeepMind has ...

Nov 15 2018

Penn researchers find social media usage increases feelings of depression, loneliness

The study finds that students who limited their daily use of Facebook , Instagram and Snapchat to 10 minutes each per day experienced significant declines in depressiv...

Nov 13 2018

More Effort Needed To Reduce Antibiotics Consumption, WHO Report Says

Over the years, however, due to the reckless use of antibiotics, some bacteria modified themselves to resist these drugs , turning into what we now call as antibiotic-...

Nov 11 2018

Conjoined Bhutanese twins separated in Australia surgery

But on Friday afternoon he said once they were able to successfully separate their livers without compromising their health and access the bowel without impediment the su...

Nov 10 2018

Arizona Flu Season Starts: Get Your Shot, Experts Advise

Symptoms of flu, which is spread by coughs and sneezes or touching surfaces on which germs have landed, include fever, chills, headaches, aches and pains in joints and mu...

Nov 09 2018

In Congo, war and Ebola outbreak spread fear to neighboring nations

DR Congo's health ministry says the deadly Ebola virus has infected 300 people in the country eastern region since the outbreak nearly two months ago. Yonas Tegegn Woldem...

Nov 08 2018

Morning people less likely to develop breast cancer

The research also suggested that for women who slept longer than the recommended seven to eight hours per night, the risk of being diagnosed increased by 20 per cent pe...

Nov 08 2018

Ariana Grande's Ex-Boyfriend Ricky Alvarez Responds to 'Thank U, Next'

The singer dropped the song on Saturday, referencing her split from ex-fiance Pete Davidson in the song, as well as exes Mac Miller , Big Sean and Ricky Alvarez . T...

Nov 07 2018

FDA approves new, powerful drug amidst opioid crisis

Dsuvia (sufentanil) will be marketed by California-based maker AcelRX. In a statement , FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, sought to deflect criticism of the approva...

Nov 07 2018

Soy Protein Isolate Market: Global Market Status and Prospect

Our database of market research reports comprises a wide variety of reports from cardinal industries. This data can be useful for new market entrants to expand th...

Nov 05 2018

Prophet Walter Magaya issues public apology on HIV cure claim

Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries (P.H.D) is a Christian religious organisation founded in 2010 and led by Walter Magaya who is a self-proclaimed prophet. He ...

Nov 04 2018

Verbatim: Indiana records first flu-related death of season | The scoop

A vaccine for the flu typically contains a weakened form of the virus, which reduces the potency or virulence of the pathogen, all while still keeping the virus "alive"...

Nov 03 2018

Affordable Care Act Marketplace open enrollment begins

Coverage for enrollees who sign up by December 15 and pay their first month's premium will be effective January 1. The legislation, also known as Obamacare, has become mo...

Nov 03 2018

Breakthrough treatment helps paralysed patients walk

This then led to improved motor function, even when the electrical stimulation is turned off. Created by a team at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne ( EPFL ), th...

Nov 02 2018

New adult flu vaccines launched

You have to wait at least two weeks before you start to get really protective antibodies. The importance of knowing how to protect yourself and others is crucial as this ...

Nov 02 2018

Why My Neighbors and I Will Have Teal Pumpkins on Our Porches

It's a way to show trick-or-treaters with food allergies you have something to give them other than food. You can also list your home on their interactive map showing ho...