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Antidepressants during menopause connected to bone fractures

A new study is suggesting that a class of antidepressant drug called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors or SSRIs, which are medications used for reducing...

California serious about Ebola Doctors health, issues strong regulations

California is one of the first states in the United States to implement proper training, funding, and facility improvements to ensure that the hospitals...

Truvada can effectively prevent HIV transmission

According to a new study conducted by a health insurer, Truvada, the pill expected to act as a HIV preventive medicine, is doing its...

First born kids remain at higher risk of being nearsighted

A new study published in the journal JAMA Ophthalmology on October 8 is suggesting that firstborn kids might be at a slightly greater risk...

Norovirus outbreak in Seattle sickens nearly 200

Around 200 people who were present at a catered party at an office building in downtown Seattle have fallen ill after being infected with...

Zika Virus strikes Hawaii, official reports first case of Dengue Fever

Dengue has struck the Big Island as the count of afflicted persons rose to 223 on Friday. Emergency measures are being taken, and the...

Joy Milner, the woman can Parkinson’s disease before diagnosis (+video)

Joy Milner has an unusual gift: she is able to smell Parkinson’s disease long before it is diagnosed in most patients. And scientists are...

Antibiotics might worsen MRSA infections

Studies conducted in the past few years have shown that increase in the use of antibiotics has resulted in significant rise in antibiotic-resistant superbugs....

Healthy Living Through Health Insurance: A Necessity Not an Option

Two things are essential for a pleasant life – (i) physical health and (ii) financial health. Rising healthcare costs and increasing health hazards have...

Square Buys Food Startup Caviar

Square, a San Francisco mobile payments company, has purchased food startup Caviar for around $100 million, according to the earliest rumors about the acquisition. Caviar...

Dating rule: Men don’t trust hot women but women do

During a recent study, researchers found that women with a glam look although attract men more easily, men usually don’t trust them. However, the...

Fish oil can prevent psychotic disorders in people at maximum risk

Researchers are now claiming that eating more fish or consuming fish oil supplements regularly might help in preventing psychosis in people at maximum risk...

Walking Meetings Will Have Positive Impact on Health Says Study

A new research has revealed that having a ‘walking meeting’ instead of a ‘seated meeting’ will have a positive impact on the health of...

55 Lakh People Die Due To Air Pollution, 50% Of These Deaths Are In...

A recent study which included scientists from the US, China and India concluded that 5.5 million people die prematurely to air pollution. 50% of...

VirScan can detect all human viruses, links between past viral infections & particular diseases

What if one simple blood test could tell a doctor everything they needed to know about the medical history of a person, as it...

Officials discuss best methods of eliminating Hospital Superbugs

Health experts keep on saying that it is extremely important to prevent spreading of germs in healthcare settings to keep hospital “superbugs” at bay....

Screening reduces deaths from ovarian cancer: Study

Researchers at the University College London are saying that performing a simple blood test every year can help in reducing deaths from ovarian cancer....

An individual’s sex has nothing to do with his or her brain

Findings of a new study have forced scientists to conclude that there’s no significant difference between male and female brains. The study showed that...

Diabetes drug can help people lose weight, study finds

Scientists have confirmed that obese individuals who don’t have diabetes can lose weight using a diabetes drug called liraglutide. The above conclusion has...

Dietary Supplements Are Responsible for 23000 ER Visits Every Year

Recently obtained numbers suggest that each year, Americans spend almost $15 billion on the different dietary supplement. However, a new study conducted by the...

Jason and Kelli gifted with identical triplets in New York is rare 1–50mn occurrence

A New York family has been blessed to be one in a million as now it has welcomed naturally conceived identical triplets to the...

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