Monthly Archives: December 2015

New Contagious Cancer Found In Tasmanian Devils – Forbes

Forbes New Contagious Cancer Found In Tasmanian DevilsForbesSarcophilus harrisii (Image CC BY-SA 3.0: JJ Harrison / Wikimedia). Cancer isn't normally a contagious disease, but certain cells can spread between individuals – such as 'devil facial tumor disease', a transmissible cancer

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Mysterious Syndrome Can Cause People to Become ‘Drunk’ Without Drinking – ABC News

CNN Mysterious Syndrome Can Cause People to Become 'Drunk' Without DrinkingABC NewsA man passed out with his head on the table is seen in this undated stock photo. Share. Email. The baffling case of a woman who was arrested for

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

25 Easy Ways to Lose 10 Pounds – Yahoo Health

25 Easy Ways to Lose 10 PoundsYahoo HealthThere may be thousands of weight loss tips, out there but let's get real: There's only a handful of hacks that you'll realistically be able to implement and commit to long enough to

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

New app claims to be able to decode baby cries – WBAL Baltimore

WBAL Baltimore New app claims to be able to decode baby criesWBAL BaltimoreMakers of a new app claim their app can decode what a baby's cries mean. Photos. Baby crying app. Makers of a new app claim their app can

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

US Army wants you to eat MREs for 21 days straight – CNN International

CNN International US Army wants you to eat MREs for 21 days straightCNN International(CNN) Do military-themed culinary creations like parachute pork, battalion brownie pops or Ranger red hot party mix sound appealing to you? If so, Uncle Sam wants you

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Why Death Doesn’t Take a Holiday This Time of Year – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Why Death Doesn't Take a Holiday This Time of YearWall Street JournalEach winter, a strange phenomenon repeats itself as people gather to celebrate the holiday season: Deaths spike. The surge was particularly extreme in early 2015, when

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Gene Editing Offers Hope for Treating Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Studies Find – New York Times

CBC.ca Gene Editing Offers Hope for Treating Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Studies FindNew York TimesAfter decades of disappointingly slow progress, researchers have taken a substantial step toward a possible treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy with the help of a powerful new

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Study: Eating when not hungry bad for health – UPI.com

UPI.com Study: Eating when not hungry bad for healthUPI.comPeople often eat because food is available, at least partially because of constant exposure to marketing encouraging them to eat. By Stephen Feller | Dec. 31, 2015 at 2:13 PM. Comments 0

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Asthma May Be Linked to Shingles Risk – WebMD

Zee News Asthma May Be Linked to Shingles RiskWebMDWe will provide you with a dropdown of all your saved articles when you are registered and signed in. {shareThisContent}. {fontSizerContent}. Font Size. A. A. A. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker …Childhood

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

NIH funds research on pancreatitis, cure for type 1 diabetes – UPI.com

UPI.com NIH funds research on pancreatitis, cure for type 1 diabetesUPI.comThe $1.86 million grant will go to studies on reducing inflammation in the pancreas, which can lead to pancreatitis and removal of the insulin-producing organ, and type 1 diabetes. By

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Learn the Science of Hangovers Before Your New Year’s Eve Bash – ABC News

CNET Learn the Science of Hangovers Before Your New Year's Eve BashABC NewsNearly everyone who has overindulged on alcohol on New Year's Eve has woken up on Jan. 1 with the tell-tale signs of a hangover, including bleary eyes, nausea

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Chipotle: E. Coli Problem Has Gone from Bad to Worse (Watch) – Eurweb.com

Eurweb.com Chipotle: E. Coli Problem Has Gone from Bad to Worse (Watch)Eurweb.com*Let me tell you, standing across the street from the only Chipotle restaurant in my neighborhood yesterday, I could tell something was wrong. This particular location was always busy.

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Gambia Bans Female Genital Mutilation – Voice of America

Voice of America Gambia Bans Female Genital MutilationVoice of AmericaDecember 31, 2015 9:13 AM. DAKAR, SENEGAL—. Gambia's parliament has passed a bill banning female genital mutilation and setting strict penalties for offenders, a month after the president condemned the practice

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

WellCare to transition pharmacy benefit management to CVS Health – Reuters

Yahoo News WellCare to transition pharmacy benefit management to CVS HealthReutersDec 31 Health insurer WellCare Health Plans said it would transition its pharmacy benefit management to CVS Health Corp from Jan. 1. About 3.8 million WellCare members enrolled under the

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with:

Zika-Linked Microcephaly Cases Rise 7 percent in Brazil – The British Journal

The British Journal Zika-Linked Microcephaly Cases Rise 7 percent in BrazilThe British JournalA little-known virus spread by mosquitoes is causing one of the most alarming health crises to hit Brazil in decades. Thousands of cases of brain damage, in which

Posted in Health, Health News, Medical, Medical Breakthroughs, Medical News, Medical Technology, Surgical News Tagged with: