Health

  • Josh Gordon suspended for 2014 season

    The Cleveland Browns will be without their top wide receiver this year.

    SB Nation
  • Mother of newborn baby found in trash arrested

    KEARNS, Utah (AP) — A Utah woman accused of dumping her day-old baby in a neighbor's trash can told police she was afraid to tell her parents about the pregnancy and hoped the newborn's death would solve her problems, a probable cause statement shows.

    Associated Press
  • Science just gave us another great reason to legalize pot

    We’ve learned about a couple of good medical benefits to marijuana this year and now it seems there’s another one: Using medicinal marijuana makes it less likely that you’ll become hooked on painkillers. CNN reports that a new study published this in the JAMA Internal Medicine journal finds that…

    BGR News
  • 10 Foods to Eat So You Never Have to Diet

    Garlic This herb does more than just give meals extra flavor and scent—it can also help keep your tummy flat through its naturally occurring chemical allicin, says registered dietitian andNutritious Life founder Keri Glassman. “Beans are unique in that they offer significant amounts of both fiber…

    Yahoo Health
  • CVS Doubles Up Walgreen In Hospital Deals As Obamacare Pushes Collaboration

    CVS Caremark (CVS) pushed further ahead of rival Walgreen (WAG) in launching today more partnerships with hospitals and health care systems as clinical affiliations become more common in the era of the Affordable Care Act. CVS/Caremark’s announcement today that it has entered into a clinical…

    Forbes
  • 6 Eating Mistakes That Undo Your Workouts

    Training hard and not experiencing results is discouraging. Unfortunately, it occurs much too often. And the prime suspect is diet. You can follow the best training program on the planet,

    STACK
  • No Dietary Supplement Treats Concussions, FDA Warns

    Consumers should beware of dietary supplements that claim to treat a concussion, the U.S. "Exploiting the public's rising concern about concussions, some companies are offering untested, unproven and possibly dangerous products that claim to prevent, treat or cure concussions and other traumatic…

    LiveScience.com
  • U.N. scientist arrives in Germany for Ebola treatment

    A scientist infected with Ebola arrived in Germany for medical treatment on Wednesday.

    The Week (RSS)
  • E-cigarettes hooking more high school kids

    E-cigarettes boosting number of teens who say they’ll try regular smokes, too, a new survey shows.

    MarketWatch
  • Hottest Trainer 2014: Hottest Trainer Contestant #7: Almas Meirmanov

    Welcome to Racked Vegas' search for Las Vegas' hottest trainer. Over the coming weeks, we'll profile eight smoking locals—fitness experts who not only look hot in Spandex, but can make you look amazing too. Once you've gotten to know everyone,...

    Racked Vegas
  • Boy hurt in California quake: 'I should be dead'

    DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him. His mother, who later called it the worst night of her life, couldn't get to him.

    Associated Press
  • Qualls helping 4-year-old's battle with cancer

    Astros closer Chad Qualls is doing whatever he can to help a four-year-old girl fight cancer. According to a "Save Raelyn" Facebook page that has been formed, four-year-old Raelyn Cutbirth is fighting a rare cancer called rhabdomyosarcoma and has been for over two years. The tumor had grown inside…

    Comcast SportsNet Houston
  • Biotech firm's GM mosquitoes to fight dengue in Brazil

    It's a dry winter day in southeast Brazil, but a steamy tropical summer reigns inside the labs at Oxitec, where workers are making an unusual product: genetically modified mosquitoes to fight dengue fever. The British biotech firm has altered the DNA of the Aedes aegypti mosquito to prevent it from…

    AFP
  • Travel with medications, medical devices can be daunting

    By Kathryn Doyle (This August 20th story has been refiled to correct gender of Dr. Bauer in paras 15, 16 and 18, and changes "county" to "country" in para 16.) NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For international travelers who need to carry medical devices and medications with them, it’s not easy to find…

    Reuters
  • You May Suffer From Sleep Drunkenness

    Photo: David Zach/ By Melissa Dahl / Follow @melissadahl Your alarm goes off on your phone, and instead of turning it off or hitting snooze, you pick it up and stupidly say, “Hello?” You are, to use the technical term, in the throes of sleep drunkenness, those first few confused minutes we…

    Yahoo Health
  • Alkermes Gains on Aripiprazole Lauroxil NDA Submission

    Alkermes (ALKS) submitted a New Drug Application for aripiprazole lauroxil in the U.S.

    Zacks
  • Fighting Ebola With Nothing but Hope

    Primary health care manager Emmanuel Boyah is at Ebola’s frontline in Liberia. If he contracts the disease, there will be no ‘secret serum’ waiting for him. Yet he keeps fighting.

    The Daily Beast (RSS)
  • Could This Treatment Approach Better Help Teens With Depression?

    By: Laura Geggel, Staff Writer Published: 08/26/2014 04:16 PM EDT on LiveScience For teenagers with depression, finding and sticking with an effective treatment strategy can be an uphill battle. Their families often struggle to find a professional who can treat depression in adolescents, is…

    Huffington Post