TUESDAY, Nov. 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Squeezing the last drops of blood from the umbilical cord has been touted to help preterm babies get more of the nutrients they need, but it may be dangerous, a new study finds. When umbilical cord blood is forced into the baby’s abdomen, […]
People who never learned to read and write may be at increased risk for dementia.
TUESDAY, Nov. 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Tall folks might be able to reach that high top shelf, but there’s a price — they may be more likely to develop a potentially dangerous abnormal heart rhythm than shorter folks. New research finds that a person’s risk of atrial fibrillation (a-fib) […]
Nov. 19, 2019 — The Kraft Heinz Food Co. has recalled 9,500 cases of Breakstone cottage cheese after six reports of plastic pieces discovered among the curds. While no injuries have been reported, the company says both red plastic pieces and bits of metal may have been added to the […]
After a stroke, the main goal is to get back home and be as independent as possible. To achieve that goal, most stroke rehabilitation centers focus on helping people to regain lost function, such as the inability to use a hand, to speak, to swallow, or to walk. A great […]
Table of Contents[Hide][Click to Show] This is one of my favorite dessert recipes. Ever. Good ol’ pumpkin pie is always a classic around this time of year (and I love it!) but after many years of the same desserts at Thanksgiving, I was ready for something new. I had heard […]
Today on THCB Spotlight, Matthew catches up with Kuldeep Rajput, the founder and CEO of Biofourmis. Biofourmis uses biomarkers and sensors for health management, in pursuit of this dream of predicting disease before it happens so we can improve and health outcomes. The key question here is, how do you […]
Sheila Davis runs a nonprofit that focuses on bringing modern medicine to the world’s poorest and sickest communities.
A look at three women who are working to make people with low incomes healthier.
As soon as James Griffin gets off the school bus he tells his mom, “Go dance, go dance.” James is 14 and has autism, and his speech is limited. He’s a participant in a program for children on the autism spectrum at the University of Delaware that is studying how […]