A new study suggests that states with legalized marijuana are seeing spikes in car accidents.
A man who hadn't had sex in months caught monkeypox after going to a crowded outdoor event. Experts say being intimate is still the most common way the virus spreads.
The man danced close to people who were wearing sleeveless tops and shorts for a few hours at a time at the event.
- The Telegraph
Britain is in the grip of a new silent health crisis.
Woman Rushed To The Hospital For Acute Poisoning After 'Potential Kidnapping Attempt' At Texas Restaurant
A Texas woman had quite a scare on Tuesday after she was rushed to the emergency room for acute poisoning, The Shade Room reports.
- Yahoo Canada Style
While sweating is normal, excessive sweating — even during summer — could be a sign of a bigger problem.
Eating too much in one sitting or throughout the day can stress your digestive system and have side effects, like heartburn, if it becomes a habit.
- The Hill
White House coronavirus response coordinator Ashish Jha said Wednesday evening that updated COVID-19 vaccines are expected to be available in “a few short weeks” for everyone over the age of 12. “The vaccines that are coming in a few short weeks are specifically designed for the virus that’s out there, and I believe it’s…
- The New York Times
The ads are everywhere — as are the inflated claims: Special shampoos and treatments, sometimes costing thousands of dollars, will make hair grow. But many dermatologists who specialize in hair loss say that most of these products do not work. “There is an endless array of useless hair-growth remedies,” often at “significant cost,” said Dr. Brett King, a dermatologist at Yale School of Medicine. Yet, he added, “because people are desperate, such hair growth remedies continue to abound.” But ther
- Portsmouth Herald
Dr. Carrie Jose, in her latest health and wellness column, says there are two primary reasons people over 50 avoid exercise. She disagrees and says people over 50 can enjoy the same activities as they did in their 40s.
Linda Evangelista says even surgery couldn't fix her bulging deformities caused by a fat-freezing treatment — so she stopped eating
Linda Evangelista told Vogue she starved herself to try to reverse CoolSculpting's alleged damage. "I would have a stick of celery or one apple."
- The Hill
Story at a glance A report by All Points North found a growing number of physicians are turning to alcohol and drugs while working. Over the last three months, 1 in 7 physicians admitted to consuming alcohol or controlled substances at work. At the same time, 1 in 5 health care workers said they chose to…
- Myrtle Beach Sun News
Seeking to protect their health, the men felt they’d exposed themselves to the same societal disease that struck people with HIV in the 1980s and ’90s.
Large-scale study finds COVID patients at higher risk of brain fog and psychosis after two years compared with other respiratory illnesses
People who have had COVID-19 are facing a higher risk of neurological and psychiatric conditions some two years after the illness compared with other respiratory illnesses, according to a large-scale study that was published in the Lancet Psychiatry journal.
A graphic photo shows a severe monkeypox patient's crusted, discolored nose, taken days after a red pimple was misdiagnosed as sunburn
The unnamed man in his forties had a weakened immune system from an undiagnosed and untreated HIV infection that had progressed to AIDS.
- Eating Well
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- Yahoo News Canada
SickKids warning to parents: Secure prescription for children's pain and fever drugs as shortage spreads
Toronto’s SickKids hospital is advising parents and caregivers of patients there that they should secure prescriptions for certain over-the-counter liquid fever and pain medication in light of a country-wide shortage.
The Social Security Administration has added 12 new health conditions under its Compassionate Allowances program, meaning people with these conditions now have faster access to Social Security...
Health industry leaders fear the commercialization may lead to the U.S. falling behind other countries in getting quick access to boosters and new variant-specific vaccines.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
It wasn’t staffing shortages or bureaucratic failures that motivated leaders to issue questionable guidelines. [Opinion]
- The Hill
Almost half of all cancers that lead to death can be attributed to risk factors that are avoidable, a new study found, with researchers advising that governments invest in supporting environments that minimize exposure to certain cancer risk factors. The study, which looked at cancer cases from 2019 and was published in The Lancet, found…
"I do think he saved my life and so does everybody else around me," cat owner Sam Felstead told BBC