Health Care

New Jersey reports first human case of West Nile virus this year

Prior to this year, CT has seen 134 cases with three fatalities, the DPH said. This species is also known to bite during the daytime just as much as they can at...


Wearing Loose Underwear Can Boost Sperm Quality in Men

The study published in the journal Human Reproduction revealed that men who primarily wore boxers had a 25 percent higher sperm concentration, 17 percent hig...


Devin Nunes Talks About Protecting Trump on Leaked Audio

The Mueller investigation is now looking at the extent of Russian intervention in the 2016 US Presidential election, and whether there was any collusion from th...


West Nile Virus found in mosquitoes in Perth County traps

In North America, that means that mosquito season - extending from the late spring through the fall - is West Nile season. This follows last week's positive tes...


Latest Congo Ebola outbreak is Zaire strain, vaccinations to start

Mabalako became the second territory, in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, which has numbers of patients suffering from Ebola virus, which ...


Pentagon restricts use of fitness trackers, other electronic devices that reveal locations

The policy applies to fitness trackers, cellphones, smartwatches and other electronics that can be tracked using Global Positioning System technology. The restr...


August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month

However, there are several other barriers to breastfeeding children including ignorance of benefits of breastfeeding, improper advice from friends and family le...


Kourtney Kardashian details her "ongoing" tension with Kim Kardashian

She added: 'It was definitely new territory for us and when you have a new baby coming into the world. The 37-year-old star also teased that some of Khloe's d...


Congo confirms 4 Ebola cases week after outbreak ends

Six samples from these patients were tested, and four tested positive for Ebola , the ministry said. A team of 12 experts from the health ministry will arriv...


Cities Sue Over Trump ‘Sabotage’ of Obamacare

U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., was quick to react to final approval of the plans , saying they will hurt consumers: "By giving the green light to junk plans, Tru...


West Nile fever confirmed in Kozhikode

West Nile virus is a potentially serious illness that is usually spread to animals and humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. The resident started t...


Public housing becomes smokefree under new policy

But just one violation "is not grounds for eviction", and smoking on public housing premises is a civil violation, not a crime, the agency said in setting guide...


Bay County Health Reports Second Human Case Of West Nile Virus

Mosquitoes are largely to blame for spreading West Nile virus . People who have had the virus before are considered immune. According to officials, there wer...


Man has 4 limbs amputated after dog lick leads to severe infection

It's situation Manteufel's wife, Dawn Manteufel, still does not understand. "Looked like somebody beat him up with a baseball bat". The bacteria can be transm...


Family warns of ‘Hot Water Challenge’ danger after teen suffers severe burns

When he fell asleep, he says the friend heated up some water and poured it on him, in what was supposed to be a joke , according to CBS affiliate WXIN. He spen...


Dutch Women Viagra Tragedy: 11 of 93 Babies Die in Drug Trial

Since the drug is no longer under patent , scientists have been keen to explore other uses for the drug. Can pregnant women safely take anxiety medication? ...


Whey Powder Supplier Named by FDA in Salmonella Recalls

Easy access to information about potentially tainted consumable products should come first, but covering all the bases is usually a challenge in a crisis for ...


AHS cautions about potential of West Nile virus

West Nile virus is spread to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito . Blood from an OH blood donor also tested positive for West Nile, but they did...


CHINA Defective vaccines for newborns: another Chinese health scandal

Zhen said she'd been supportive of products made in China, unlike a number of her contemporaries who "worship" foreign products. The disclosure was the comp...


Complaint: CVS Pharmacist Refused to Fill Prescription for Transgender Woman

She claims the pharmacist loudly questioned her in front of other customers and rejected her and her doctor's requests to transfer the prescription to another l...


West Nile virus claims first NC victim this season

There are no vaccines or medications to treat West Nile, the KDHE said. "We all need to take personal precautions to protect ourselves and loved ones from mosqu...


FDA Recalls Blood Pressure, Heart Medicine After Cancer Causing Agent Discovered

FDA has asked the patients not to take any medicine manufactured by this company and do not buy any product in which there is no name of the manufacturer. The...


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

Right now, melanoma is usually diagnosed through a biopsy of a mole or suspicious skin lesion-a procedure that can be expensive and potentially painful. Accor...


Infected Oysters at Florida Restaurant Kill Diner

The restaurant where the oyster was served was not immediately identified. Vibrio vulnificus is a naturally occurring bacteria that resides in warm, brackis...


Putin ‘PERSONALLY RESPONSIBLE’ for election meddling says Trump in latest clarification

But Sanders said Trump was only saying "no" to further questions from reporters and not in response to the question on Russian Federation. Get out. And deman...