Health Care

Six Genes Determined to Be 'Clearly Linked' to Pancreatic Cancer Risk

Researchers say the findings are significant because they represent a potential new way to diagnose pancreatic cancer at an earlier stage. These genetic mutatio...


Gaming Organizations React to World Health Organization's 'Gaming Disorder' Classification

World Health Organization accepted the proposal that Gaming Disorder should be listed as a new issue based on scientific evidence. There were some scien...


Smoking hits new low; about 14 percent of US adults light up

Healthy People 2020, the USA government's timeline to achieve specific public health measures, seeks to lower the adult smoking figure to 12 percent. The repo...


What is the relationship between alcohol and cancer?

The scientists have now revealed the exact risk of dying early or developing cancer for men and women in eight different brackets of drinkers. Mortality rat...


CVS Pharmacy will now deliver your prescriptions

Several other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Earnings per Share Details of CVS Health Corporation: The EPS of...


NHS to get extra £384 million per week after Brexit Government says

She repeated her claim that part of the increase will be funded by a " Brexit dividend " - a suggestion which has been widely attacked as unrealistic, even by s...


United Kingdom announces review of medicinal cannabis

The first, led by chief medical officer Sally Davies, will make recommendations on which cannabis-based medicines might offer patients real medical and therapeu...


Amazon, Buffett, JP Morgan Health Care Company To Be Based In Boston

The company, which has ambitions to redefine how healthcare is delivered by employers in this country, will be based in Boston, where Gawande lives, and will ...


Odisha soaks in Yoga Day celebration

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi , whose proposal for the global event won United Nations approval in 2014, will lead the way, performing his asanas with ...


"Gaming Disorder" Is A Mental Health Condition, WHO Declares

According to the World Health Organization , the gaming behaviour and related features have to be observed in an individual over a period of 12 months for an ...


Symptoms, causes, treatment... everything to know about sickle cell anaemia

According to him, "On this day, we stand with sufferers of the disease and urge them to keep on the good fight against whatever limitations the disease may have...


Marriage is literally good for the heart

But those who had never married were 42 percent more likely to die after a heart attack than those who were married, the findings showed. The study reminds ...


Google Can Predict When You Will Die - All Your Questions Answered

The American technology company says that it has designed a new deep learning model along with the support of its UC San Francisco, Stanford Medicine, and the U...


Billionaire trio forms health care firm to be based in Boston

Atul Gawande is taking the reins on July 9 with a mission to create a new entity unbound by profit goals. The companies announced in January that they were fo...


Compulsive gaming is a mental health condition, rules the WHO

He guessed that the percentage of video game players with a compulsive problem was likely to be extremely small much less than one percent-and that many such pe...


This plant causes 3rd-degree burns, permanent blindness

As per CBS , the researchers have discovered just a single sighting of the plant in Clarke County, however, they have said that the invasive plant are also spre...


Britain's Johnson says 'Brexit dividend' part of health funding

The Government said that under the plan by 2023-24, the NHS budget will increase compared to today by over £20 billion a year in real terms, which is approximat...


Georgia woman strangles rabid bobcat while her young granddaughter slept

The cat took two steps and was on top of me. "There was no way I was going to die". She grabbed the cat by its throat and didn't let go. She was reluctant to ...


World Health Organization officially classifies gaming disorder

The World Health Organization has classified gaming disorder for the first time. That doesn't surprise Daniel Kaufmann, a professor at Grand Canyon Univers...


California ER doctor seen on video mocking patient suspended

Donald Bardwell said his son has a history of anxiety attacks and takes Klonopin, a sedative that treats panic disorder. The Mercury News also interviewed ...