Medical

No Bra Day: NGO urges women to go for regular breast checkups

Ezuma also advocated for free testing and also good hygiene and nutrition that would help women remain healthy to play their central and multiple roles as wives...


Dog owners live longer and are more protected from heart attacks

Glenn Levine, chair of the writing group of the American Heart Association's scientific statement on pet ownership . In the meta-analysis, Researchers revie...


Judge blocks Trump immigration rule, calls it 'repugnant to American Dream'

U.S. District Judge George Daniels' ruling came just four days before the Trump administration was set to start enforcing new rules that would disqualif...


Health department reports 2 more vaping-related deaths in Indiana

The CDC, US Food and Drug Administration, state and local health departments, and other clinical and public health partners are continuing to investigate the ...


Wildfires break out overnight in Los Angeles area

Santa Ana winds of up to 60 miles per hour helped the Saddleridge Fire jump two freeways and grow to more than 1,600 acres with zero containment by 1 a.m. St...


STD Rates Keep Rising in Washington State

According to a 2018 STD Surveillance Report from the CDC , combined cases of syphilis , gonorrhea and chlamydia reached an all-time high in the United State...


England is "nowhere near" obesity goal, says CMO report

Professor Dame Sally Davies used her final report to demand bolder action from ministers, including stricter regulation of food companies that seek to manipulat...


PA Secretary of Health urges residents to get flu shot

The CDC recommends that everyone get a seasonal flu vaccine each year by the end of October, if possible. The majority of pregnant women do not get vaccinat...


Flu season started early this year

The flu vaccine should give a good degree of protection against these strains this winter but the virus can also mutate, making the impact unpredictable. The fl...


Owning A Dog Leads To A Longer Life, Study Says

The American Heart Association did some research and found dog owners live longer after a heart attack or stroke compared to patients without a dog . For...


World Leaders Hope to Raise $14Billion For Global Fund

This money will allow the Global Fund to support affected countries, such as Kenya, with a view to saving 16 million lives, preventing 234 million new infection...


Royals in 'television takeover' for mental health campaign

Public Health England is investigating the crash, which could be due to an increase in traffic. It also has a free NHS-approved online tool on the Every Min...


The City raises awareness on breast cancer

Williams also lost his four aunts to the disease, all before the age of 50. Timiskaming Paramedics have changed the colour of their epaulettes worn on the sho...


Trade sector urged to 'open the door' to mental health

The survey results, published ahead of World Mental Health Day on 10 October , also revealed that nearly half (44%) of HR professionals thought poor mental h...


3 sexually transmitted diseases hit new highs again in US

The trends in California echoed a report released Tuesday by the CDC , which said combined cases of gonorrhea , chlamydia , and syphilis in the us had risen ...


Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay man $8bn over breast growth

Johnson & Johnson will have to pay $8 billion in punitive damages after a man claims the company didn't warn young men that the drug Risperdal could grow breast...


Trump campaign: We won fight over Minneapolis rally

According to a June report from the Center for Public Integrity, the campaign has stuck at least ten cities with security bills that reach nearly $1 million d...


USA recorded 7 new cases of measles last week

After reporting the most measles cases since 1992, there was concern that the United States would lose it's measles elimination status. This year's outbreak...


'ZOMBIE DEER': Nevada officials warn against a spread of sickly elk, deer

The NDOW is doing this by issuing warnings of the disease and urging hunters bringing carcasses into the state to stop at the mobile stations the NDOW has set...


Extinction Rebellion protests target Government in Westminster

More than a dozen protesters were arrested in both Toronto and Halifax as police cleared roadways. Members of Extinction Rebellion said police confisca...