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Mar 23 2019

Is Your Favorite Vegetable on The "Dirty Dozen" List?

The report, released on Wednesday, used data from the United States Department of Agriculture to analyze which fruits and veggies are the most and least contaminated....

Mar 09 2019

18-Year-Old Testifies About Getting Vaccinated Despite Mother's Anti-Vaccine Beliefs

The 18-year-old from OH spoke to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions about how he came to the decision to get vaccinated on his own, and how h...

Mar 09 2019

London patient may be second person to be cured of HIV

Timothy Ray Brown , known as the " Berlin Patient " and the first person to have been cured of AIDS. Until now, success in replicating that cure has been limited. Both th...

Mar 09 2019

Chicago police looking for source of leaks in Jussie Smollett case

Chicago P.D. sergeant Rocco Alioto revealed Thursday that the department opened an internal investigation to find out who was behind the leaks to the media in the Emp...

Mar 06 2019

Third Potential Carcinogen Found in Blood-Pressure Drugs

The remedy is packaged in 30 rely upon, 90 depend, 500 depend and 1000 rely on bottles. Prinston Pharmaceutical identified China's Zhejiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals as the ...

Feb 25 2019

Trump administration issues rule that could cost Planned Parenthood tens of millions

Maybe now they'll concentrate more on actually offering healthcare services to poor women than on using abortion as their primary "birth control" method. By contrast, t...

Feb 23 2019

Health Advocates Urge Lawmakers to Support Vaccine Legislation Amid Measles Outbreak

The B.C. Centre for Disease Control tracks child immunization and reports that 82.1 per cent of children aged seven had been immunized for measles in 2018, compared to ...

Feb 18 2019

Diet drinks 'increase risk of stroke and heart disease'

A new study finds that it is associated with an increased risk of having a stroke caused by a blocked artery. Women who were also obese had more than double the risk ...

Feb 09 2019

Measles outbreak: 50 confirmed cases

This is the seventh confirmed case of measles in Texas in the past week. Beckham said new cases of measles are becoming more common than before, saying the last time th...

Feb 06 2019

Washington State Reports More Measles Cases

In King County , home of Seattle, at least one confirmed case was reported. At the same time, World Health Organization says measles vaccination prevented an estimat...

Feb 05 2019

Instagram's world record mystery egg creator revealed

That's so thoughtful, right? Fortunately, the indomitable little egg soon pulls itself back together and offers the positive note of "we got this" while sporting a chee...

Feb 05 2019

Cancer agency says HPV vaccine is safe, slams 'unfounded rumours'

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), worldwide community, acting together can work to improve cancer control and achieve global targets to reduce prematu...

Feb 03 2019

Number Of Rockland Measles Cases Increases As Bill Is Introduced Regarding Vaccines

Alan Melnick, public health director in Clark County, Washington, just north of Portland. Two doses of the measles vaccine are 97 percent effective against infection, and...

Feb 02 2019

Pullman School District monitoring state’s measles outbreak

Last year, there were 17 outbreaks and about 350 cases of measles in the U.S. In recent years, however, the viral illness has popped up again from NY to California and ...

Feb 01 2019

Screen time predicts delays in child development, says new research

Overall, mothers reported their children spent a mean 2.4 hours a day on screens at age 24 months, 3.6 hours a day at 36 months, and 1.6 hours a day at 60 months, they re...

Jan 31 2019

Kids traveling from Washington develop measles in Hawaii

A measles outbreak near Portland has sickened dozens of people in OR and Washington, with several more cases suspected, and public health officials scrambling to contai...

Jan 11 2019

Flu season has arrived in Richland County

While overall this flu season has been moderate in its intensity, of the 11,531 confirmed influenza cases reported as of December 29 this season , 22 per cent have bee...

Jan 09 2019

NYC Mayor Announces Health Care Coverage For All New York City Residents

But the city already does that. ABC 7 reports NYC Care will guarantee health care for approval 600,000 people without health insurance in NY. "With the city's own pro...

Jan 05 2019

Flu Activity Begins to Climb Across the Country

This year's flu season, predicted to be relatively mild, is defying expectations. In this Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 file photo, a nurse prepares a flu shot at the Salvati...

Dec 15 2018

Federal judge in Texas rules Affordable Care Act unconstitutional; supporters to appeal

The decision is nearly certain to be appealed all the way to the Supreme Court . In June, the Justice Department declared the healthcare law's "individual mandate" un...