Monday, 21 June 2021

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  • Statins side effects: Sensations you should not ignore – you might need a higher dose - This Morning: Dr Chris reveals grapefruit can affect statins When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights....
  • How to lose visceral fat: Two drinks to completely avoid if you want to shrink that belly - Dr Zoe Williams discusses visceral fat on This Morning When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights....
  • New antibiotic to combat deadly bacterial superbugs enters clinical trials - In a critical step toward addressing an urgent unmet medical need due to infections caused by antibiotic-resistant bacteria—also known as superbugs—a new antibiotic (QPX9003) discovered by Monash University researchers has entered Phase 1 clinical trials in the United States. The trials have been initiated by the US-based biopharmaceutical company Qpex...
  • New artificial heart shows promising results in ‘auto-mode’—initial clinical experience reported - An experimental artificial heart includes an autoregulation control mechanism, or Auto-Mode, that can adjust to the changing needs of patients treated for end-stage heart failure. Outcomes in the first series of patients managed with the new heart replacement pump in Auto-Mode are presented in the ASAIO Journal, official journal of...
  • Mexico to donate 154,100 doses of AstraZeneza vaccine to Honduras - FILE PHOTO: A vial of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine is seen at a vaccination centre in Westfield Stratford City shopping centre, amid the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in London, Britain, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Henry NichollsTEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) – The Mexican government announced on Friday it is donating to Honduras 154,100 doses...
  • Losartan found ineffective in reducing hospitalization from mild COVID-19 - University of Minnesota Medical School researchers determined that the common blood pressure medication, losartan, is not effective in reducing hospitalization for mildly-ill COVID-19 outpatients. In the multicenter, randomized, double-blinded clinical trial, non-hospitalized patients recently diagnosed with COVID-19 were given either losartan or a placebo and monitored for 15 days. The...
  • Dutch say face masks can go as COVID-19 cases drop - FILE PHOTO: People stand outside a cafe ahead of a curfew following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Amsterdam, Netherlands, January 23, 2021. REUTERS/Piroschka Van De WouwAMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Face masks will no longer be required in the Netherlands as of June 26 as long as people respect social distancing...
  • Insurers Delay Bariatric Surgery for ‘Reprehensible’ Reason - A delaying tactic used by some U.S. health insurers to limit coverage of bariatric surgery does not jibe with the clinical experience at one U.S. center with 461 patients who underwent primary or revisional bariatric surgery. The tactic applies to patients with a baseline body mass index (BMI) of 35-39...
  • Video: How children can safely return to sports activities after a COVID-19 infection - Parents are still learning how best to manage their children’s health after a COVID-19 infection. This is especially true for children with long-term complications who need a safe return to sports. In this video interview, University of Florida Health pediatricians Lindsay Thompson, M.D., and Maria Kelly, M.D., discuss how children...
  • Nationwide study reveals millions of canceled operations due to COVID-19 - The first nationwide study of the impact of COVID-19 on surgery at NHS hospitals has revealed that more than 1.5 million operations were canceled or postponed during the pandemic and surgical patients who became infected with COVID were five times more likely to die. The analysis, led by Queen Mary...
Personal Health

For Toddlers, Pandemic Shapes Development During Formative Years

CASTLE POINT, Mo. — Lucretia Wilks, who runs a small day care out of her home in north St. Louis County, is used to watching young children embrace, hold hands and play together in close quarters. But the cov...

14 Reasons You Cant Get Wet During Sex

We’ve all been conditioned to think that being aroused means you’ll automatically get super wet down there. But while getting wet can mean that you’re ready to go, it’s not always tied t...

What Happened When My Wife Let Me Sleep With One...

It all started when Kate began telling a group of us about her 11-month dry spell at a party at her home. She put a very humorous spin on the cavalcade of socially inept and charmless men she’d been on da...

Anti-Asian Hate Means Salons Don't Get to 'Go Back to...

The Atlanta spa shootings on March 17, 2021, only spotlighted the decades- and century-old racism that has been devastating the Asian community — to both extreme and subtle effects. For example: It took 61 ye...
Health Problems

plinabulin

plinabulin BeyondSpring Announces U.S. FDA Acceptance And Priority Review Of New Drug Application For Plinabulin And G-CSF Combination For The Prevention Of Chemotherapy-Induced Neutropenia (CIN) NEW YORK, June...

Scientists find genetic link to clogged arteries

High cholesterol is the most commonly understood cause of atherosclerosis, a hardening of the arteries that raises the risk of heart attack and stroke. But now, scientists at Washington University School of Med...

What is Peripheral Arterial Disease?

Peripheral arterial disease/peripheral artery disease (PAD), or peripheral vascular disease (PVD) is a common condition where bodily arteries become narrowed due to a build-up of fatty plaques (atherosclerosis)...

tisotumab vedotin

tisotumab vedotin Genmab and Seagen Submit Tisotumab Vedotin Biologics License Application to the U.S. FDA for Patients with Recurrent or Metastatic Cervical Cancer COPENHAGEN, Denmark and BOTHELL, Wa...
Beauty & Balance
Family Health

These Foods Will Make Your Eyes Healthier

Everyone, youbg and old, needs to take good care of their body. You need to consciously look out for your personal health and not just defer caring for a particular body part till when you attain a certain...

Here Are Five Reasons Why You Need Vitamin D

Vitamin D benefit muscular function, bone health, and cardiovascular system. But can a deficiency of Vitamin D cause any type of illness? Vitamin D is perhaps the easiest to procure – simply walk out and enjo...

Teenage Skin Problems & How To Deal With Them

Teenagers go through a lot of skin changes and transformations when they hit puberty. With all the hormonal changes their bodies are undergoing, it is common for teenagers to face many skin problems that could ...

Pregnant Erin Napier Jokes About Small Baby Bump at 32...

Erin Napier is closing in on her due date. On Monday, the pregnant Home Town star joked about how small she's carrying at 32 weeks along as she posed in a pink shirt and blue jeans for a snapshot posted to...

Mandy Moore Says Son Gus Loves Baths 'Just Like His...

Like mother, like son. On Thursday, new mom Mandy Moore shared an adorable snapshot to Instagram of her 6-week-old son August "Gus" Harrison happily enjoying one of the This Is Us star's favorite...
Kids Health

How Raven-Symone Dropped 30 Lbs in 3 Months With 'Minimal...

No sweat? No problem! Raven-Symoné recently shed 30 pounds in the span of three months by making just a few simple changes to her lifestyle. Celebrities’ Weight Loss and Transformations: Before and After...

Duchess Kate's 3 Kids Don't Love Being Her Photo Subjects:...

Stand down! Duchess Kate’s three children don’t always love being in front of the camera. Duchess Kate and Prince William’s Best Quotes About Parenthood “Everyone’s like, ‘Mummy, please stop tak...

The Real Reason Your Horoscope Never Seems To Fit With...

Interest in astrology has exploded over the last several years, and it makes sense as to why. It’s fascinating to study yourself under a cosmic lens. It’s something you have no control over, yet a l...

Tan France: Which 'Queer Eye' Costar I Shared My Baby...

Playing favorites? When it came time to tell his Queer Eye costars that he is expecting a baby, Tan France knew exactly who to call first. Kim Kardashian and More Celebs Who Used Surrogates “I told Jonathan [...

Jessica Alba Wishes Lookalike Daughter Happy Birthday in Emotional Post

One minute your kids need your guidance and input about every little thing, and the next thing you know, you’ve got an (almost) fully-grown actual teenager on your hands. We can just feel the emotions pou...