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Abdominal obesity confers mortality risk in HFpEF

in those with abdominal obesity compared with those without it, according to new findings. Tetsuro ...

Increased levels of any physical activity reduce mortality, CVD risk

events and mortality in participants from low-, middle- and high-income countries, according to new data ...

No Family Is Safe From This Epidemic

Jonathan started on the road to addiction early. He began by sneaking a bit of alcohol at night in order to ...

Let’s End It: On World AIDS Day, a Look at HIV in the Caribbean

created the Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV/AIDS (PANCAP) to help avert new infections and reduce ...

News story: New rules on blood donation come into force

Changes to the rules on blood donation in England come into force on 28 November. The new rules ...

E. coli outbreak linked to raw flour consumption

one American-based flour producer, according to findings published in The New England Journal of ...

Press release: Major pharma leader MSD first to endorse government’s Industrial Strategy as it announces major investment in the UK

construction, artificial intelligence and automotive. Each deal represents a new strategic and long-term ...

Any activity better than none in older people

older people, a new study has found. Around 10,000 people die from cardiovascular disease every year in ...

Should children with type 1 diabetes and dyslipidemia be treated with lipid-lowering medications?

statins is not only safe, but more effective when started at a younger age. Data from ...

Your Cancer Game Plan helps patients proactively address communication, emotional needs

service in CancerCare’s office in Long Island, New York. “Physicians need ...

Answers to Every Possible Thanksgiving Health Question

indigestible fibers. Once it started to ball up in the stomach, the ball kept growing. Her stomach was visibly ...

Myths You Learned in Health Class

some of the pervasive myths about healthy foods and fitness—and the new science shaping health class ...

European Semester Autumn Package: Striving for sustainable and inclusive growth

The 2018 European Semester cycle of economic, fiscal and social policy coordination starts against ...

Comedy in a care home: the standups taking slapstick into new territory

The residents were expecting bingo. Instead they got lessons in strawberry spitting, a Railway Children spoof – and a stuntman stripping to his underpants Monday afternoon is usually bingo time at the Madelayne Court care home, in the village of Broomfiel ...

New single-dose RSV immunoprophylaxis safe, effective in preterm infants

A single, 50-mg dose of MEDI8897, a monoclonal antibody immunoprophylaxis designed to prevent respiratory syncytial virus, was safe and effective in healthy preterm infants, supporting protection within the standard 5-month season, according to research pr ...

Childhood obesity costing Ireland billions

and obesity, and this health issue is costing the country billions of euro, a new study has found. ...

FDA accepts NDA for dasotraline for ADHD

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. recently announced the FDA accepted for review a New Drug ...

The New Health Care: How I Lost Weight and Learned to Love Thanksgiving Again

When we moralize about food, we remove joy from eating and forget the benefits of moderation. ...

Early adverse events spur depression, health concerns in teens

in adolescence. “Health care professionals need to start attending to psychosocial adversity as ...

Diagnosis and Treatment of Pemphigus Vulgaris: Strategies for Optimal Multidisciplinary Care

treatment, her symptoms return, with new oral lesions and blistering on the upper back. She is initially ...