Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea on the rise, new drugs needed: Report

Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea on the rise, new drugs needed: Details

Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea is on the rise? Data from 77 countries show that antibiotic resistance is making gonorrhoea – a common sexually-transmitted infection – much harder, and sometimes impossible, to treat. "The bacteria that cause gonorrhoea...
Opioid Prescriptions Drop — But Not Nearly Enough

Opioid Prescriptions Drop — But Not Nearly Enough

Opioid prescriptions drop in all WNY counties. The CDC's new report compares the number of morphine milligram equivalents (MMEs) per person were prescribed in every county in America from 2010 to 2015.There was around a...
PPIs, Popular stomach acid blockers linked to higher death rates

PPIs, Popular stomach acid blockers linked to higher death rates

Popular heartburn drugs called proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) have been linked to a variety of health problems, including serious kidney damage, bone fractures and dementia. Now, a new study from Washington University School of...
Charlie Gard: Trump offers support for terminally ill UK baby

Charlie Gard: Trump offers support for terminally ill UK baby

Who Is Charlie Gard? After Protests, Trump and Pope Back Parents Fighting to Save Terminally Ill Child's Life. In a tweet Monday morning, President Donald Trump offered his support to Charlie Gard, a 10-month-old baby...
Mom Has 14-Pound Baby, Heaviest In 30 Years

Mom Has 14-Pound Baby, Heaviest In 30 Years

Mom gives birth to record-breaking 14 pound baby twice the size of average newborn. When Cindy Richmond gave birth to her son, she had no idea he’d break records. Her newborn, Colin Austin Keisler, weighed a...
More teens are using contraception, finds new research

More teens are using contraception, finds new research

More teens are using contraception the first time they have sex, according to the CDC. From 2011 to 2015, 42.4% of never-married teen females and 44.2% of never-married teen males had experienced sexual intercourse at...
Ketamine For Depression? Study finds how controversial drug stops depression

Ketamine For Depression? Study finds how controversial drug stops depression

Ketamine, a drug with its fair share of recreational users, is also a controversial hit when it comes to treating severe depression. UT Southwestern Medical Center scientists have identified a key protein that helps trigger...
Yoga poses will help you focus better!

Yoga Poses to Help You Focus

7 Yoga Poses To Improve Concentration and Focus. We live in a short attention span society. Between the hours most of us spend in front of the television and the time we spend online, our...
Real fake tan can prevent skin cancer, finds new research

Real Fake Tan Can Prevent Skin Cancer, says new research

A drug that tricks the body into making a "real" fake tan could prevent skin cancer by providing the desired pigment that blocks harmful UV radiation. Studying mice, the researchers identified the molecular pathways that...
PTSD injection success prompts large-scale Army study

PTSD injection success prompts large-scale Army study

A PTSD injection study commissioned by the U.S. Army aims to find out whether an injection can alleviate the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. America’s elite warfighters and the small cadre of doctors who have...
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Swiss politician guilty of helping illegal immigrants

The public prosecutor of southern Swiss canton Ticino has found parliamentarian Lisa Bosia Mirra guilty of facilitating the entry of illegal immigrants into the...