A Health Benefit of Roller Coasters
East Lansing, Michigan, becomes a ghost town during spring break. Families head south, often to the theme parks in Orlando. A week later, the Midwesterners return sunburned and bereft of disposable income, and, urological surgeon David Wartinger ...
Try riding a roller coaster to dislodge those painful kidney stones
Research Finds Thrilling Cure for Kidney Stones: Roller Coasters
This Roller Coaster Helps People Pass Kidney Stones (Yes, Really)
Thailand investigates four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephaly
A city worker fumigates the area to control the spread of mosquitoes at a university in Bangkok, Thailand, September 13, 2016. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha. By Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Pracha Hariraksapitak | BANGKOK. BANGKOK Thailand is ...
Four suspected Zika microcephaly cases in Thailand
Zika flourishes in the vagina, study finds
Zika Cure Update: What New Progress Has Been Made?
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Beware: Beef Products Linked to E.Coli Outbreak in 4 States
Nature World News
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is linking the recent outbreak of E.coli in four states to beef, veal and bison products. Advertisement. According to the report from CNN, a total of seven people, aging from 1 to 74 years from West ...
Multistate E. coli outbreak leads to meat recall
Beef, Veal, Bison Products Voluntarily Recalled After E. Coli Outbreak
Connecticut Beef Recalled After Residents Were Hospitalized Due To E. Coli
Johnson and Johnson Faces More Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuits
Johnson & Johnson's products are seen December 16, 2004 in New York. (Photo Illustration by Chris Hondros/Getty Images). ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Johnson and Johnson prepares to battle with another woman claiming its talcum Baby Powder caused her ...
Research finds talc doesn't cause cancer; juries disagree
Another talcum powder lawsuit in St. Louis this week
More studies conclude J&J baby talc not linked with ovarian cancer
WHO: Excessive air pollution affects 92 percent of people
Atlanta Journal Constitution
GENEVA — More than nine out of 10 people worldwide live in areas with excessive air pollution, contributing to strokes, heart disease, lung cancer and other problems, the World Health Organization said Tuesday. The U.N. health agency said in a new ...
These are the countries around the world with the worst air pollution
WHO: 9 in 10 People Breathe Bad Air
Air Pollution Behind 1 In 9 Deaths Worldwide, WHO Report Says
The Protective Power of Morning Sickness
People are always saying the wrong thing to pregnant women. Expectant mothers hear everything from the obnoxious (“You're huge!”) to the outright bizarre (“If you eat that Sriracha, your baby will come out bald”). Then there are the well-meaning—yet ...
Why morning sickness may be a good thing
Is Morning Sickness a Good Thing?
Morning Sickness Points to a Healthy Pregnancy, Study Finds
Getting a flu shot? It may be better to wait
The pharmacy chain pitches started in August: Come in and get your flu shot. Convenience is touted. So are incentives: CVS offers a 20-percent-off shopping pass for everyone who gets a shot, while Walgreens donates toward international vaccination efforts.
Special populations more prone to severe flu symptoms
No FluMist this year to help you fight flu
New protections added to some flu vaccines, but you must ask for them
Protesters Gather To Pray As Planned Parenthood Hosts Gala To Celebrate New 'Mega-Center' Next To School
A sign is pictured at the entrance to a Planned Parenthood building in New York August 31, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson). 5244446. Pro-life organizers held a prayer protest outside a new Planned Parenthood facility next to a Washington, D.C., charter ...
Message for People Heading to New Planned Parenthood Abortion Clinic: “Welcome, We Kill Babies”
Planned Parenthood PAC makes NC priority state, invests seven figures
Lakeland clinic will provide treatment for transgender patients
Technology falls short in long-term weight loss success
“Activity trackers may undermine weight loss efforts.” “Wearable activity trackers may not boost weight loss.” “Fitness trackers didn't help people lose weight.” By Jill Daly / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. The headlines last week jolted the public with the ...
Activity trackers may undermine weight loss efforts
Wearable fitness trackers may not help with weight loss, study finds
Study: Fitness trackers may not help you lose weight
GW Pharmaceuticals CEO: Pot-based epilepsy drug trial has taken a 'huge step'
British biotech GW Pharmaceuticals took one step closer to having its key childhood epilepsy drug Epidiolex approved on Monday, when it announced promising phase 3 clinical trial results. Shares of the stock soared more than 17 percent in response.
This Biotech May Get the First Marijuana-Based Therapy Approved in the US
This Marijuana Stock Is on a Roll
A company just had another successful test of a cannabis drug for epilepsy — and now their stock is spiking