Sara Donchey reports on collision between an Amtrak train and a tractor that hospitalized two people Friday (7-15-2022)
- The Telegraph
Half of people with possible cancer symptoms do not contact their GPs for six months, according to a survey.
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We spoke to experts to better understand how monkeypox spreads, what activities are riskiest at this time, and how to avoid infection as cases rise globally.View Entire Post ›
- The Hill
Scientists in a new study have identified a link between “forever chemical” exposure and the development of the most common type of liver cancer. One specific type of forever chemical, called perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS), may have a particularly strong connection to the manifestation of this deadly disease, according to the study. PFOS is one…
I posted topless videos of myself on TikTok to spread awareness of breast cancer and breast-implant illness, and they went viral
The author went viral for posting topless videos to spread awareness for breast-implant illness after a mastectomy and breast cancer.
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Being aware of the monkeypox outbreak spreading across the U.S., Todd said he did a Google search of what monkeypox rashes look like and "one of the images looked exactly like my blemish." Tecovirimat, known as TPOXX, which is a two-week course of pills, can be considered for people at high risk of severe illness, such as those with weakened immune systems.
As the virus known as monkeypox continues to spread across the nation, experts are advising Americans how to stay safe. […] The post Studies show monkeypox transmitted three ways. Experts rate risk levels as high, medium, lower appeared first on TheGrio.
- Eating Well
Vitamin B12 and Folic Acid May Help Reverse Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, New Research Suggests—Here Are 4 Foods That Deliver Both
This condition impacts 1 in 4 Americans!
The Grease star, who died Aug. 8 of breast cancer, previously urged women to trust their instincts during routine screenings
Olivia Newton-John died 30 years after she was first diagnosed with breast cancer. Metastatic breast cancer spreads to other parts of the body, often bones, lungs.
A man who tested negative for monkeypox twice got such a bad infection doctors feared he might go blind
Kevin Kwong, 33, had six online appointments, one call to a nurse hotline, an urgent treatment visit, and two ER trips before monkeypox was diagnosed.
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“Hospitals are again struggling to find beds for inpatients,” a hospital official said. “It’s difficult to provide care for all those who need it.”
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Research Highlights: A large, diverse study of over 5,000 older adults in the U.S. found that abnormal size or functioning in the left atrium (one of the two upper heart chambers), even before symptoms are present, may play a role in the development ...
- The Telegraph
Until the arrival of vaccines, polio was one of the most feared diseases, with hundreds of thousands of children paralysed globally every year.
- Rolling Stone
A drug often used to treat vasculitis — and also used to terminate pregnancies — may become more difficult to access in a post-Roe v. Wade world, experts say
A 33-year-old runner was hospitalized for heat exhaustion and electrolyte imbalance from a light vacation workout
A runner said she experienced heat exhaustion symptoms like dizziness after an easy beach jog. High humidity and lack of electrolytes may be to blame.
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My family was destroyed by the infected blood scandal. From the early 1980s up until today, at least 2,400 people in the UK have died after receiving blood products during the 1970s and 1980s infected with HIV and/or Hepatitis C, including both my parents.
Is itching a symptom of monkeypox? Here's how to tell if a new bump or rash could be monkeypox, according to experts.
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Research shows ultra-processed foods can lead to weight gain. What to eat instead?
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Health officials are investigating a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in the northern California county of Napa. The Legionella bacteria was detected in the cooling tower of the Embassy Suites Napa Valley in the city. According to California health officials, at least one person died and 11 others are sick.