About a week before the big blaze hit the Louisville and Superior areas, 73-year-old Linda Dugan was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
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In this Woman's Doctor segment, if you've had a hysterectomy you may assume you can't be diagnosed with ovarian cancer. but that's not necessarily the case. While having your uterus removed decreases your risk of developing ovarian cancer, it is still possible. Joining us with more is Mercy Medical Center Dr. Beman Khulpateea.
- Entertainment Weekly
Betty White died on Dec. 31, less than three weeks before her 100th birthday. White's Hot in Cleveland costars Valerie Bertinelli, Wendie Malick, and Jane Leeves celebrate her birthday in New York. White takes the stage for her 90th birthday special taping.
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Minister's Corner: Charles Kimball column, "Where's God when you have cancer?"
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Experts on whether getting Covid is inevitable and why, despite claims of ‘mildness’, the variant is highly dangerous ‘Omicron’s breaking the backs of the healthcare system,’ says Eric Topol. Photograph: Étienne Laurent/EPA Leaders in the US have struck a pessimistic tone about the Covid-19 pandemic in recent weeks amid rapid spread of the Omicron variant. Janet Woodcock, acting commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration, recently testified before Congress that “most people are going to
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During a NHL game, a 22-year-old, soon-to-be-med-school student noticed a suspicious mole on an equipment manager's neck — and stopped at nothing to let him know about it. Her determination saved his life.
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Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/HandoutA Minnesota woman whose husband neared death from COVID appealed to the courts to force his hospital to halt their plans to pull the plug on the man’s ventilator.Scott Quiner, 55, a reportedly unvaccinated man who had been battling COVID in Mercy Hospital’s ICU in Coon Rapids since November, was set to have his ventilator shut off on Jan. 13, according to a petition filed in court one day before the deadline by his wife, Anne Quiner.Quiner said the de
- Men's Health
Viona Pharmaceuticals is recalling 23 lots of metformin, a popular type 2 diabetes medication. Here’s everything you need to know about the metformin recall.
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Fibrolamellar carcinoma is a liver cancer that is extremely rare, believed to occur in one in 5 million people. Gianna was diagnosed during college.
Pakistani health authorities on Monday announced the completion of a successful clinical trial of Chinese traditional herbal medicine for treating COVID-19, as the South Asian nation enters a fifth wave of the pandemic driven by the Omicron variant. The Chinese medicine, Jinhua Qinggan Granules (JHQG) manufactured by Juxiechang (Beijing) pharmaceutical Co Ltd, is already being used in treatment of COVID-19 patients in China. "Since it was tried on patients with different variants of COVID-19, we expect it to be effective on Omicron as on other variants," Professor Iqbal Chaudhry, director of the International Center for Chemical and Biological Science (ICCBS) where trials were conducted, told reporters.
Every home in the US will soon have access to four free rapid COVID-19 tests through a new, federally-run website
TOKYO (Reuters) -The governors of Tokyo and surrounding prefectures agreed on Monday to request further measures from the central government, including shorter opening hours for bars and restaurants, to help counter rising COVID-19 infections. The highly infectious Omicron variant is driving a resurgence in coronavirus cases, which are hovering near record levels, after new infections exceeded 25,000 nationwide in the past two days. Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike told an online meeting of governors that the occupancy rate of hospital beds for COVID-19 patients was estimated to have reached 20% on Monday, a key threshold for requesting additional steps.
TLC’s Shauna Rae battled brain cancer as a 6-month-old, the treatment for which stunted her growth
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Here's what experts want you to know about reusing N95 and KN95 face masks, and the best way to keep them sanitized between uses.
Besides taxing areca nut farmers less and curbing imports, the government also does little to raise awareness and fight addiction.
Is doubling up your face covering in the age of COVID-19 the ultimate protection?
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He gained muscle and shredded body fat with two simple lifestyle tweaks
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The congresswoman is urging her followers to "be careful" after testing positive last week.
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Here’s why medicine shelves are empty at your grocery store. And what health experts recommend you try instead.
Thailand is considering bringing back a quarantine waiver for vaccinated visitors, its health minister said on Monday, as part of a proposed easing of some COVID-19 measures later this week. Thailand reopened to vaccinated foreign visitors in November to help a vital tourism industry that collapsed during nearly 18 months of strict entry policies. The 'Test and Go' policy, which allows visitors to skip the mandatory quarantine if they test negative on arrival, was suspended late in December over concerns about the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant.
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Even as the controversial new drug Aduhelm offers hope for those with Alzheimer's, researchers are exploring new kinds of treatment approaches.