Thailand confirms SE Asia's first Zika-linked birth defects

The biggest concern is for pregnant women who have contracted the virus, because of the potential risk of birth defects. Zika generally causes a mild flu-like illness, but a major outbreak in Brazil past year revealed that it can result in seve... More..

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Could Prescribed NSAID Painkillers Raise Heart Failure Risk?
by | Friday, September 30, 2016

Could Prescribed NSAID Painkillers Raise Heart Failure Risk?

However, celecoxib was used mostly in low doses, so the safety of higher doses of celecoxib remains unexplored. They then identified anyone from that group who'd later been admitted to hospital with heart failu...More..

Kidney Stone? Try a Roller Coaster Ride
by | Thursday, September 29, 2016

Kidney Stone? Try a Roller Coaster Ride

According to Live Science , doctors have hailed the Big Thunder Mountain Railroad roller coaster ride at Disney World as being effective in the treatment of kidney stones . At times, the kidney was placed i...More..

by | Sunday, September 18, 2016

Diverse America divided on flag, anthem, other symbols

Defend the "stars and stripes". I don't understand people when they are saying that he is disrespecting the men and women who fought for the flag. "I think having these conversations helps everybody have a ...More..

UK nurse who contracted Ebola faces disciplinary hearing
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

UK nurse who contracted Ebola faces disciplinary hearing

The case of the Scottish medical worker, who was infected with the virus while working in Sierra Leone in December 2014, will be heard at a fitness to practise hearing in Edinburgh on Tuesday and Wednesday. She...More..

Taking vitamin D 'reduces risk' of asthma attacks, study finds
by | Thursday, September 08, 2016

Taking vitamin D 'reduces risk' of asthma attacks, study finds

Researchers say further research is needed to determine whether the effect of vitamin D applies only to asthma sufferers with low levels of vitamin D. The researchers looked at nine recent clinical trials - sev...More..