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Growing up with dogs reduces a child’s chances of having asthma by 15%

Findings of a comprehensive study are suggesting that coming in contact with farm animals can reduce a child’s risk of developing asthma by as...

CVS wants US Heart Guidelines to be revamped

The second-largest pharmacy benefits manager in the United States CVS Health Corp. has asked heart specialists to rewrite the guidelines followed to treat patients...

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....

Young women are more likely to practice light smoking: study

A new study has found that while there’s a decrease in overall smoking levels in the US, “very light” smoking has become more common....

HPV increases Head Cancer Risk Sevenfold, Study Finds

It is a known fact that HPV could cause head and neck cancer. This fact has been reaffirmed by a recent study which has...

New data shows TB kills more people than HIV/AIDS, time for quality drugs

A report published by Roger Bate, a scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and the director of Safe Medicines Coalition, suggests that the world...

New MS drug will cut relapses by almost 50%

A new drug formulated for treating patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) is capable of cutting down relapses by nearly 50% more than what the existing...

Mammogram technician advises for early breast cancer detection after 43 years on the job

A professional mammogram technician who has spent 43 years on the job is advising women to do early breast cancer detection so as to...

Elephants know how to fight cancer

Scientists representing the University of Utah have come to know that elephants possess defenses against cancer that can effectively prevent tumor formation. They revealed...

Paxil and Prozac linked to birth defects

A new government study on thousands of women has identified links between birth defects and older antidepressants such as Paxil and Prozac. However, the...

Bird flu increase egg prices, some supermarkets are charging $3 for a dozen

Bird flu outbreak has resulted in an alarming increase in the price of eggs in the country. In some supermarkets, eggs have become three...

FDA to review Essure birth control implant after thousands of complaints

Thousands of women in the United States are saying that the birth control implant called Essure has made them suffer from side effects like...

High level of Vitamin D improves survival rate in metastatic Colorectal Cancer

It’s probably better an idea to have a regular intake of vitamin D. It may come to your rescue in the long run. A new...

Health Text alerts service would save patients and country $770 million

A text message system that would integrate notifications regarding medication for patients would greatly reduce the cost of medicine – according to a new...

Video therapy for babies more likely to have Autism

A new study says that video therapy may come as a rescue for families with babies who are at high risk of autism. This...

Synapse may hold the key to potential new treatment for Alzheimer’s

A research team led by scientists from UNSW Australia has discovered how connections between the patient’s brain cells get destroyed during the initial stages...

Baby born with a major part of his brain missing celebrates his first birthday

Doctors didn’t expect Baby Jaxon Emmett, who was born with most of his skull and brain missing, to live. They, in fact, advised his...

Cheap blood test can soon replace invasive biopsy to detect cancer

A researcher at the Imperial College London has developed a groundbreaking blood test that has the potential of changing the way cancer is diagnosed...

Clear Food finds 2% of Human DNA, meat in vegetarian hot dogs sold in...

Clear Lab, a foods ingredients analytics startup has uncovered some startling truths about American hot dogs brands, and some of the facts it obtained...

E-Cigarettes can help to quit smoking and is less injurious, says NHS

Public Health England or PHE has become the first government body to officially recognize that vaping is safer than smoking and might help people...

Ezetimibe Enriched Statin therapy would benefit patients with ACS

During a new study, researchers have found that ezetimbe enriched statin therapy can benefit patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) after they undergo conventional...

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