Health Care

Deaths From Liver Cancer Rise In U.S. Adults

Bilirubin, a yellowish waste compound, was building up in his body and changing his skin color. It just means that more and more people are developing the d...


Bayer to phase out Essure birth control device in U.S.

The FDA has received 27,000 reports of injuries related to Essure implants in the past 16 years. Essure consists of two thin-as-spaghetti nickel-titanium coils ...


Half of Kansas identified as at ‘high-risk’ for West Nile virus

Symptoms of West Nile Virus include fever, body aches, skin rash and swollen lymph nodes. Mosquitoes that carry the West Nile virus are more likely to bite duri...


Mosquito sample tests positive for West Nile virus in Glynn County

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment said north-central, south-central, and southwest Kansas at at high risk, while northeast, southeast, and north...


CVS apologizes after transgender woman says she was denied a hormone prescription

Hall said she was mortified and distressed, adding that the pharmacist wouldn't hand the prescription note back to her so she could take it to another drugstore...


Trump thanks Novartis, Pfizer for not raising drug prices

Swiss drugmaker Novartis said on Tuesday it would not raise prices on its USA products for the remainder of the year, following a similar move by Pfizer the w...


Transgender Woman Says Pharmacist at Arizona CVS Refused to Fill Hormone Prescription

Her elation quickly turned to anxiety when the pharmacist refused to fill her prescription and humiliated her in front of other customers, she said. But when ...


Eating Close to Bedtime Poses Higher Risk for Breast, Prostate Cancer

For the study , the team pooled data from 19 different studies to investigate breast cancer risk for a group of 758,592 women who were younger than 55 years....


Mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus discovered in St. Louis County

Faisal Khan, director of the department. Although there have been no cases reported to the KDHE in 2018, there have been more than 600 cases of the most severe ...


Nationwide Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Turkey

According to the report, "This resistance likely will not affect the choice of antibiotic used to treat most people since these antibiotics are not normally use...


Australia scientists prepare for clinical trial of 'world first' melanoma blood test

Researchers say if further trials are successful, the test could be distributed internationally in the next five years. That's not a flawless result, but it d...


Eating hotdogs may increase the risk of manic depression, bowel cancer

Yolken. Hyperactivity in rats is not the same thing as mania in humans, but the researchers chose to study it because it's the closest equivalent. Mania, fo...


UK Ethics Body Approves Genetically Modifying Babies if in Child's Best Interest

Three further conditions are stipulated in the report: "broad and inclusive" public debate about the use and implications of the technology, establishing clinic...


UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)

RFG Advisory Group LLC bought a new position in shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc. Now we have to analyze the facts that if the stocks were worthy off invest...


Man dies after eating bad oyster in Florida

Authorities have so far refused to reveal the man's identity and the name of the restaurant. Health officials say that the man's death was caused by a bacteri...


White House insists Trump believes Russian Federation still a threat

He appeared to respond again: "No". The threat, according to Sanders, "still exists, which is why we are taking steps to prevent it". The president also ans...


Where To Get Free Food For National Hot Dog Day

Stop by participating Fancy Franks locations in Canada to get a free hotdog today from noon to 5pm. On National Hot Dog Day, Customers who present a barcode a...


Companies Recall Blood Pressure Medications Over Cancer Fears

The FDA says that patients who are taking the recalled valsartan-containing medicines should continue taking their medicine until they have a replacement pr...


FDA recalls heart medications over cancer concerns

Solco Healthcare and Teva Pharmaceuticals are also recalling valsartan/hydrochlorothiazide medicines . "This is why we've asked these companies to take imm...


Fortis accepts $584 million stake deal from Malaysia's IHH Healthcare

IHH's offer is the third one that Fortis has approved this year. "We are very happy to note the successful completion and selection of IHH as the partner for ...