By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Sept. 30, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is in the news a lot, and now newer research has prompted a leading pediatricians’ group to update its guidelines for diagnosing and treating the disorder for the first time since 2011. Dr. Mark Wolraich, lead […]
She braved ostracism, assault and the loss of her job to expose the spread of the disease in rural China. A play about her has opened in London.
Mattel has launched a new line of gender-inclusive dolls aimed at making all kids feel welcome during playtime, according to a news release from the company. The Creatable World collection includes six dolls with a variety of skin tones and hair types. Each doll comes with different outfits, accessories, and […]
Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I catch up on loads of news in health tech. In this episode, Jess asks me about Amazon Care, doing telehealth, house calls, urgent care, drug delivery for their employees—could it change health delivery? Also, Echo raises $20 million for their […]
By JOE FLOWER The system is unstable. We are already seeing the precursor waves of massive and multiple disturbances to come. Disruption at key leverage points, new entrants, shifting public awareness and serious political competition cast omens and signs of a highly changed future. So what’s the frequency? What are […]
The pharmacy chains pulled the heartburn medication from shelves after the Food and Drug Administration warned that it had detected low levels of a cancer-causing chemical in samples of the drug.
Sept. 30, 2019 — According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention people can get a rare type of tuberculosis, called bovine tuberculosis, from deer. Such was the case of one 77 year-old Michigan hunter, who most likely got sick by inhaling the germ while removing a dead […]
During medical school, a neurologist taught me that the number one cause of headaches in the US was coffee. That was news to me! But it made more sense when he clarified that he meant lack of coffee. His point was that for people who regularly drink coffee, missing an […]
Sept. 20, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning people not to give dogs frozen Performance Dog Raw Pet Food because it has tested positive for Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. Tests of two lots from Bravo Packing, Inc., the maker of the pet food, found Salmonella and […]
13 Amazing Health Benefits of Dill Weed Food & Nutrition By Brandi Marcene September 30, 2019 Dill Weed health benefits includes relieving flatulence, stopping hiccups, freshening breath and keeping mouth clean, promoting digestion, curing diarrhea, curing dysentery and reducing menstrual cramps. Other benefits includes alleviating depression curing respiratory disorder, relieving […]