Wednesday, 28 July 2021

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  • Many parents still believe boys are better, more competitive at sports than girls - Female Olympian handballers fined for playing in shorts instead of bikini bottoms. A female Paralympian told by a championship official that her shorts were “too short and inappropriate.” Olympic women gymnasts, tired of feeling sexualized, opted for full-length unitards instead of bikini-cut leotards. “Women athletes’ attire is constantly scrutinized,” said...
  • Statins side effects: Two fruits that can be a ‘dangerous mix’ if you’re taking statins - This Morning: Dr Chris reveals grapefruit can affect statins We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Statins...
  • How data crowdsourcing is powering ICU innovation and patient safety - With the digitization of hospitals and the growing body of EHR data, there is increased demand to generate knowledge from the available data and create innovative solutions to challenges in healthcare. Unfortunately, major obstacles exist to achieve these goals, hindering the speed of healthcare innovation–significant barriers include the investment required...
  • Weight-loss surgery lowers many pregnancy complications, raises others - (HealthDay)—Weight-loss surgery can be a double-edged sword for obese women who want to shed pounds before becoming pregnant: New research shows it lowers the risk of some complications, but it may increase the risk of others. Investigators followed more than 20,000 women in California who became pregnant between 2007 and...
  • Dont Forget To Do This When Wearing Sandals This Summer - One of the best things about summer is the low-key wardrobe, including the ability to sport slip-on sandals. But while keeping your look low-maintenance is as key to hot weather as sipping lemonade and being sure to schedule some pool time, did you know there is a step you may...
  • Three symptoms of coronavirus ‘more common’ in individuals testing positive after vaccine - Vaccine rollout: Jab centre worker slams 'lazy' young people We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The...
  • Blood cholesterol in middle age linked to dementia and Alzheimers disease more than 10 years later - High levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol in mid-life are associated with an increased risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer’s over a decade later, according to a study published in The Lancet Healthy Longevity. Elevated levels of total cholesterol were also associated with an increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s...
  • Heated tobacco products: The next generation of smoke-free alternatives targeting teens - In the last decade, the popularity of traditional cigarettes — particularly among teenagers — has declined tremendously, while the use of electronic cigarettes has been on the rise. But now a new smoke-free alternative called heated tobacco is slowly gaining a foothold in the U.S. market. Also known as heat-not-burn...
  • U.S. FDA approves Merck's Keytruda combo for early breast cancer treatment - FILE PHOTO: Signage is seen outside of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) headquarters in White Oak, Maryland, U.S., August 29, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly(Reuters) – Merck & Co Inc said on Tuesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its immunotherapy Keytruda as a treatment for an early form...
  • Diet myths: 5 common beliefs about nutrition that are FALSE - This Morning: Michael Mosley discusses 800 calorie diet We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Functional nutrition...
Personal Health

A Chilling Cure: Facing Killer Heat, ERs Use Body Bags...

As a deadly heat wave scorched the Pacific Northwest last month, overwhelming hospital emergency rooms in a region unaccustomed to triple-digit temperatures, doctors resorted to a grim but practical tool to sav...

Why We May Never Know Whether the $56,000-a-Year Alzheimer’s Drug...

The Food and Drug Administration’s approval in June of a drug purporting to slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease was widely celebrated, but it also touched off alarms. There were worries in the scien...

What July's Scorpio Horoscope Predictions Mean for You

Read what your sign's 2021 horoscope predictions have in store for you or check out the Scorpio personality profile.  Welcome to July, sultry Scorpio! Last month saw you happy in matters of romance, bu...

In a Murky Sea of Mental Health Apps, Consumers Left...

In the eyes of the tech industry, mental health treatment is an area ripe for disruption. In any given year, 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. experience a form of mental illness, according to federal estimates. And re...
Health Problems

Brixadi

FDA Accepts Braeburn’s New Drug Application Resubmission for Brixadi (buprenorphine) Extended-Release Subcutaneous Injection for Moderate to Severe Opioid Use Disorder Plymouth Meeting, Pa. – June 26, 2...

What are Superbugs?

Modern medicine has helped us overcome many diseases which once killed millions of people worldwide each year. Over the course of the 20th century, stronger and more effective drugs and treatments have been dev...

Ariana Grande Is Giving Away $1 Million in Free Therapy—Here's...

When it comes to keeping our mental health in check, there can be so many barriers to getting help—especially considering how much that help might cost. Fortunately, Ariana Grande is here to offer a bit ...

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...
Family Health

Snap Up These Prime Day Deals on Lego Sets for...

With Amazon Prime Day in full swing this week, parents – and just about anyone with an important kid in their life – should be thrilled to know that yes, there are plenty of Lego deals to be had. Ba...

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...
Kids Health

Retired Olympic Swimmer Michael Phelps Shares a Heartwarming Reason Why...

After a career dominating the sport, Michael Phelps announced his retirement from swimming five years ago, saying he was “done, done, done,” according to Today.com. Of course, he had also announced ...

Kate Beckinsale Finally Gets a Happy Reunion With Her Daughter...

Did your heart break the first time you dropped off your baby at daycare? Did you blink back the tears driving away from summer camp? Well, Kate Beckinsale feels your pain — and maybe then some. Related s...

Emma Slater: It's 'Not Quite the Right Time' for a...

Pressing pause! Emma Slater and Sasha Farber aren’t yet ready to start a family. ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Darlings! See the Pros’ Babies “I’m a baby myself a lot,” the England native, ...

Ant Anstead & Renée Zellweger Are Already Spending Time With...

Although it seems like they haven’t been dating for more than a month or two, Renée Zellweger and Ant Anstead have already proved that their relationship is getting serious after taking a major ste...

Sadie Robertson Cries Over ‘Extreme’ Postpartum After Honey’s Birth

Sadie Robertson got emotional as she explained her experience with postpartum anxiety after giving birth to her daughter earlier this year. Stars Who’ve Battled Mental Health Issues “I’m constantly trying...