Health

October 31, 2018

Psychologists Uncover Deluded Folks and Non secular Fundamentalists Extra More likely to Imagine Faux Information

Scientists have found an overlap between people who believe in fake news and religious fundamentalists, dogmatic people and those who harbor deluded ideas.
October 30, 2018

How Mister Rogers’ message of affection would possibly assist us now

The Pittsburgh neighborhood in which the recent horrific mass shooting took place isn’t only the home of the Tree of Life synagogue. Squirrel Hill was also Mr. Rogers’ neighborhood, the place where he lived and ultimately chose to die in his own home.
October 29, 2018

Right here Are 20 of the Most Painful Well being Circumstances You Can Get

The U.K.’s National Health Service (NHS) has published a list featuring 20 of the most painful health conditions you can get. These conditions can be so severe sufferers are prevented from carrying out normal day-to-day tasks. According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, millions of people across the U.S. suffer from pain every year, costing an estimated $560 billion to $635 billion annually.
October 29, 2018

Beating breast most cancers solely to die of opioid use – a tragic Appalachian story

The availability of life-prolonging treatments such as hormonal therapies and other targeted chemotherapy has led to a sharp decline in breast cancer deaths in the United States.
October 26, 2018

Acute Flaccid Myelitis Signs: Polio-like Situation Can Trigger Paralysis In a single day

Health officials have warned of the rise of a rare polio-like condition with an unknown cause in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said it is “working hard to find the causes” of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), after receiving reports of children coming down with the condition.
October 26, 2018

Eat This Meals Earlier than Mattress to Increase Well being With out Gaining Weight, Scientists Say

Eating cottage cheese before bed could boost health without leading to weight gain, a small study has suggested. Snacking on 30 grams of the high-protein food around 30 minutes prior to going to sleep was found to aid a person’s overall health, as well as their metabolism and the quality of their muscle.
October 26, 2018

Why do some folks harm greater than others?

Anyone who came of age in the 1990s remembers the “Friends” episode where Phoebe and Rachel venture out to get tattoos. Spoiler alert: Rachel gets a tattoo and Phoebe ends up with a black ink dot because she couldn’t take the pain. This sitcom storyline is funny, but it also simply illustrates the question that I and many others in the field of “pain genetics” are trying to answer. What is it about Rachel that makes her different from Phoebe? And, more importantly, can we harness this difference to help the “Phoebes” of the world suffer less by making them more like the “Rachels”?
October 25, 2018

Alcohol Hijacks How Mind Makes Recollections—In Fruit Flies

Drinking alcohol hijacks the brain’s pathways which form memories according to scientists researching the causes of addiction.  
October 25, 2018

Get a flu shot now – on your profit and your neighbors’

If you do nothing else the next few days, get a flu shot. The best time to get a flu shot is by the end of October, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises. Considering the severity of last year’s flu, it is especially important for everyone over age six months to be vaccinated. This includes pregnant women.
October 25, 2018

Selma Blair Recognized with A number of Sclerosis—However What’s MS? Right here's The whole lot We Know

U.S. actress Selma Blair announced on the weekend she has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. “I have probably had this incurable disease for 15 years at least,” she wrote. “And I am relieved to at least know.”