Check todays hot topics and new pictures Today is: 26 July, 2014
US Health
Syndicate content
Updated: 2 days 21 hours ago

Ontario facility making drug for lung and breast cancers suspended by Health Canada

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 10:12

Drug-Lung-Breast-Cancer.jpg

An order has been by Health Canada to the Ontario pharmaceutical facility to stop the sales of an injectable drug which doctors prescribe to treat lung and breast cancers as there are serious issues regarding the production process of the drug.

read more

Categories: Health News

ACCC recalls stocks of fabrics and clothes as it may cause cancer from dyes

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 09:53

ACCC.jpg

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) have recalled more than 50,000 clothing and bed linen as it may raise the risk of cancer due to harmful dyes.

read more

Categories: Health News

Advisor requests Londoners to walk away from kerb to avoid toxic fumes

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 09:52

Londoners-Walk.jpg

An advisor working with the government urged Londoners to make sure that they keep distance from the kerb as and when they walk on busy roads to ensure that they do not inhale traffic-polluted air which is the cause for thousands of deaths in the city.

read more

Categories: Health News

Women in their 30s who don’t exercise have higher heart risk

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 09:33

Women-Exercise.jpg

An important research has found that women in their 30s who have no physical workout have a much higher risk of heart attacks as compared to those who smoke and are overweight.

Scientists found that women who are inactive in young age have a 50 percent higher chance to developing heart disease later in life as compared to the ones who exercise.

read more

Categories: Health News

Depressed teenagers have negative effects on their future love life

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 09:11

Depressed-Teenagers.jpg

According to a new study experiencing negative feelings during teenage can have adverse effects on relationships even when you are a middle aged person.

read more

Categories: Health News

Training in music rushes blood to left side of the brain

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 09:05

Training-in-Music.jpg

A recent study shows that training in music increases the flow of blood in the brain's left portal. Researchers from the University of Liverpool did the study which clearly shows the relation between music training and any other kind of learning to have the same neural path.

read more

Categories: Health News

Number of Scots waiting over four hours in A&E triples

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 10:50

Accident-and-Emergency.jpg

A new report has some very disturbing figures which suggest that the number of Scots waiting over four hours for emergency in the A&E departments has almost tripled in five years.

read more

Categories: Health News

Taj and Co selling truly authentic ‘halal’ meat

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 10:45

halal-meat.jpg

Very close to the Birmingham city centre is a old red building where thousands of chicken face the same fate everyday when a man with razor sharp knife in his hand comes and utters a small prayer before skilfully slitting the throat of the chicken.

read more

Categories: Health News

Study: mentally ill people less likely to be violent

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 10:30

Mentally-ill-Medication.jpg

According to a new study of the mentally ill in Sweden done on a large scale, mentally ill people have much lesser chances to commit a violent crime if they are on medication prescribed by a psychiatrist.

Numerous mental-wellbeing masters say the association between the two is exaggerated in the minds of general people.

read more

Categories: Health News

Healthier lifestyle can save 23 percent lives in England and Wales

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 10:27

Habits-Like-Eating-Junk-Food.jpg

Unhealthy lifestyle habits like eating junk food, drinking and smoking have caused a steep increase in the number of deaths in the country.

The most significant reason for avoidable deaths among the population of England and Wales is lung cancer for ladies and heart disease for men.

read more

Categories: Health News

Opposition asks to levy ban on use of tanning beds by youngsters

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 09:28

Tanning-Beds-Youngsters.jpg

The Opposition party at Saskatchewan says that it is only right to ban young people from using tanning beds owing to the high risk of skin cancer.

The NDP highlighted that there is enough medical proof that there is high risk of skin cancer by the use of tanning beds and the most susceptible are the younger lot.

read more

Categories: Health News

Study finds people who claim to see Jesus on their toast are normal

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 09:22

Jesus-Toast.jpg

Several hundred people have reported having seen the image of Jesus or Virgin Mary burnt on their daily toast or in the shape of their potatoes. However most think of such people as overreacting or simply behaving crazy but a recent study found that such a phenomenon is completely normal.

read more

Categories: Health News

Humans can recognise just two faces in a crowd :Study

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 09:15

Humans-can-recognise-just-two-faces-Crowd.jpg

A new study has found that even if there are famous people in a crowd a human can recognise just two faces at a given time. The study to understand the human ability to recognise faces was done by setting up experiments by Volker Thoma of the University of East London in the UK.

read more

Categories: Health News

Low testosterone levels increase risk of prostate cancer reclassification

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 09:03

Prostate-Cancer.jpg

As per a research published online on May 4 in BJU International men who are constantly being monitored for prostate cancer and have serious drop in the levels of testosterone may be at increased risk for reclassification of the disease.

read more

Categories: Health News

Study: two in five Toronto kids under four never visited a dentist

Tue, 05/06/2014 - 11:05

Kid-Never-Visited-Dentist.jpg

As per the findings of a new study 39 percent children in Toronto under the age of four years have never been to a dentist.

A study published by Dr. Jonathon Maguire in the medical journal Pediatrics shows that two out of five kids never got any dental care and the ones who had most chances of developing cavities were least likely to visit a dentist.

read more

Categories: Health News

Young blood transfusion in old people can make their brains behave like young brains

Tue, 05/06/2014 - 10:59

Young-blood-transfusion.jpg

Scientists made three different discoveries in mice which if applied in humans can make the brains of old people behave like that of young people which is a major breakthrough and if successful then just a simple blood transfusion can lead to all solutions to aging brains.

read more

Categories: Health News

Rooney immune to criticism for England's WC failures

Wayne-RooneyLondon, July 26 : Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has said that he is immune to criticism for England's World Cup failure in Brazil.  Read more »

Drogba returns to Chelsea for one year

Didier DrogbaLondon, July 26 - Ivorian star footballer Didier Drogba, who won 10 trophies at Chelsea from 2004 to 2012, has re-signed boss Jose Mourinho's side on a one-year deal.  Read more »

Lanka takes big lead over Proteas despite Amla's ton as day 3 of second Test concludes

Hashim-AmlaColombo, July 26 : Sri Lanka has taken a big lead in the first innings despite South African captain Hashim Amla's ton as the hosts bowled out the visitors for a total of 282 as the third day of the second Test came to an end.  Read more »

Gower wanted to be game ranger in Africa as a kid

David-GowerLondon, July 26 : Former England captain David Gower has revealed that he wanted to be a game ranger in Africa.

The cricket legend, who captained England in their 1985 Ashes victory over  Read more »

Hamilton denies employing 'mind games' against Rosberg in race for F1 title

Lewis-HamiltonLondon, July 18 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that he is not trying to employ mind games against his teammate Nico Rosberg as both battle for the Formula One championship.  Read more »

Red Bull F1 reserve Felix da Costa to race in Formula E

Antonio-Felix-da-CostaLeicestershire, UK: Amlin Aguri have announced that Red Bull Racing Formula 1 reserve driver, Antonio Felix da Costa, will join the team for the inaugural all-electric FIA Formula E Championship beginning in September.  Read more »