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Man in hospital after eating world's hottest chilli

a New York hospital. ...

Trilobites: He Ate the World’s Hottest Pepper, Then Landed in the Hospital With ‘Thunderclap’ Headaches

After eating the Carolina Reaper during a contest, an unidentified patient suffered headaches so severe he was hospitalized. The symptoms resembled those of a stroke. ...

VIDEO: Presenter discusses incidence, risk factors for hospital transfers after orthopedic surgery at an ASC

NEW ORLEANS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Joseph A. Bosco III, ...

Liberian Health Campaign Linked to Children with Fevers Receiving Appropriate Malaria Treatment

medication for a fever, according to new research from the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs. ...

Opinion: The Germs That Love Diet Soda

Human beings aren’t designed to eat processed foods like these. ...

Obesity slowly undoing progress made in decreasing CVD

obesity, according to a 2017 report from the National Forum for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention. New ...

Soft drink sugar tax starts, but will it work?

Half of manufacturers cut sugar content, with ministers calling it a good start in fight against ...

Can Lost Embryos Give Rise to a Wrongful-Death Suit?

road,” a fertility doctor told The New York Times in 2015. There are no exact numbers, but as many as ...

Smartphone app bests physical exam for assessing ulnar artery patency

according to new data. The modified Allen test — which involves occlusion of both arteries to cause the hand ...

Quarter of children in north Wales overweight or obese

More than a quarter of pupils starting primary school in north Wales are overweight or obese. ...

Overweight in boys increases risk for type 2 diabetes in adulthood

overweight, according to findings published in The New England Journal of Medicine. “Our findings suggest that ...

Early childhood obesity linked to higher metabolic risk in mid-childhood

MPH, from the Columbia University Medical Center, New York, and colleagues wrote. “A variety of disease ...

Women with PCOS face increased liver risk

disease, the results of a new study indicate. PCOS affects around one in every 10 women and can cause ...

Better HIV Counseling Needed for Younger Circumcision Clients in Africa

southern Africa. Nearly three million were done in 2016 alone. The WHO expects more than 500,000 new HIV ...

Distal colon cancer risk lower among women who avoid red meat

of colorectal cancer, in a new study published in the International Journal of Cancer. Diego ...

Elevated BP increases risk for pregnancy loss in healthy women

cardiovascular risk factors starts really early in life,” Enrique F. Schisterman, PhD, senior investigator and ...

Mediterranean diet reduces liver fat, risk for NAFLD

Index score correlated with less liver fat accumulation and a reduced risk for new-onset nonalcoholic ...

The Doctor Who Suddenly Got 9 Million Patients

clear on Thursday in an op-ed in The New York Times. He argued that some public-private cooperation had ...

The Diet That Might Cure Depression

stave off some mental disorders entirely, since half of all mental illnesses start in the teen years. ...

Advocacy Works: How Efforts Increased Use of Modern Contraception in Indonesia

and Behavior Change Communication Summit in Nusa Dua, Indonesia, on April 16.  Starting with the ...