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Sunday, December 10, 2017

Crouse Hospital doctors meet their oldest patient ever

  1. Crouse Hospital doctors meet their oldest patient ever  WSYR
  2. Cazenovia mummy makes hospital visit to undergo medical testing  Eagle News Online
  3. Egyptian mummy secrets revealed at Crouse Hospital (video)  Syracuse.comFull coverage

Flu season hits Massachusetts early; some question vaccine's effectiveness

  1. Flu season hits Massachusetts early; some question vaccine's effectiveness  SouthCoastToday.com
  2. Got that shot yet? Flu season could be rough here  Northwest Georgia News
  3. Stark braces for a nasty flu season  Canton Repository
  4. Flu warning: Infections likely to soar in 2018  Hindustan TimesFull coverage

Garin: Decision on Dengvaxia based on 'data available at the time'

  1. Garin: Decision on Dengvaxia based on 'data available at the time'  Philippine Star
  2. [EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: Somebody has to answer for the dengue vaccine disaster  Rappler
  3. Duque hits Sanofi's 'mental dishonesty' over Dengvaxia  Inquirer.net
  4. Senate probes vaccine deal  Manila BulletinFull coverage

Arizona man accused of impersonating doctor gets 8-year term

  1. Arizona man accused of impersonating doctor gets 8-year term  Houston Chronicle
  2. Man posing as doctor giving illegal injections is sentenced  KVOA Tucson NewsFull coverage

Bi-annual MRI beats mammograms in detecting breast cancer among women with genetic risk

  1. Bi-annual MRI beats mammograms in detecting breast cancer among women with genetic risk  News-Medical.net
  2. Bi-annual MRIs Helps High Risk Breast Cancer Patients  News18
  3. Study says MRI scans could help young breast cancer patients  InfosurhoyFull coverage

Baldness May Up Heart Disease Risk: 5 Heart-Friendly Foods You Must Have

  1. Baldness May Up Heart Disease Risk: 5 Heart-Friendly Foods You Must Have  NDTV
  2. Early baldness ups heart disease risk in men  Deccan ChronicleFull coverage

How Your Mum's Age When You Were Born Can Affect You

  1. How Your Mum's Age When You Were Born Can Affect You  Women's Health
  2. Why successful women keep mum about their children  Irish TimesFull coverage

Window Blind Cords Still Pose A Deadly Risk To Children

  1. Window Blind Cords Still Pose A Deadly Risk To Children  NPR
  2. Deaths from window blinds show need for cord ban, study says  seattlepi.com
  3. Warning issued about window blinds to help prevent tragic accidents  thejournal.ieFull coverage

After a long holdout, tobacco companies to issue mea culpas

  1. After a long holdout, tobacco companies to issue mea culpas  Salon
  2. E-cig use increases risk of beginning tobacco cigarette use in young adults  EurekAlert (press release)
  3. Guest column: Raising legal age for tobacco purchase to 21 will save lives  MLive.comFull coverage

Canola oil linked to worsening of Alzheimer's

  1. Canola oil linked to worsening of Alzheimer's  News-Medical.net
  2. Mouse Study: Canola Oil Linked to Weight Gain, Memory Decline in Alzheimer's  PsychCentral.com
  3. Study finds canola oil linked to Alzheimer's and weight gain  New Zealand HeraldFull coverage

Grant Thornton signs 'Time to Change' pledge to end mental health discrimination

  1. Grant Thornton signs 'Time to Change' pledge to end mental health discrimination  Consultancy.uk
  2. Justice for Our Forgotten Neighbors  Christian Post
  3. Poor mental healthcare  Pakistan ObserverFull coverage

Teachers urge ban on energy drinks for under-16s

  1. Teachers urge ban on energy drinks for under-16s  Independent.ie
  2. Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools  BBC News
  3. Energy drinks are 'readily available legal highs' and should be banned from schools, teachers say  The IndependentFull coverage

Dentures put wearers at risk of malnutrition because they can't chew healthy food

  1. Dentures put wearers at risk of malnutrition because they can't chew healthy food  Telegraph.co.uk
  2. People who wear dentures at greater risk of muscle frailty  Independent.ie
  3. Dentures linked to higher risk of weak joints and muscles: Wearers could be avoiding certain foods so miss out on vital ...  Daily MailFull coverage

House okays bill seeking to prevent spread of HIV/AIDS

  1. House okays bill seeking to prevent spread of HIV/AIDS  Manila Bulletin
  2. Gilead commits $100 million to address HIV/AIDS epidemic in Southern US  Healio
  3. AIDS walk shows how far progress has come, how much left to do  WTSP 10 NewsFull coverage

Bluebird, Celgene Myeloma Therapy Appears to Improve in Time

  1. Bluebird, Celgene Myeloma Therapy Appears to Improve in Time  Bloomberg
  2. CAR T, immunotherapy bring new hope for multiple myeloma patients  EurekAlert (press release)
  3. CAR-T Immunotherapy Logs Major Anti-Cancer Advance  NewsmaxFull coverage

National Geographic photographer shares emotional video of dying polar bear

  1. National Geographic photographer shares emotional video of dying polar bear  KHOU
  2. Scientists Films Dying Polar Bears Because of Starvation While Crying  Health Thoroughfare
  3. A Viral Video Shows A Polar Bear Succumbing To Climate Change....We Are Too  ForbesFull coverage

Amid questions on effectiveness, experts recommend flu vaccinations

  1. Amid questions on effectiveness, experts recommend flu vaccinations  Toledo Blade
  2. Got that shot yet? Flu season could be rough here  Northwest Georgia News
  3. Stark braces for a nasty flu season  Canton Repository
  4. Flu warning: Infections likely to soar in 2018  Hindustan TimesFull coverage

Generic versions of Viagra coming this week

  1. Generic versions of Viagra coming this week  News-Medical.net
  2. Cheaper Generic Version of Viagra Will Be Available Soon  Yahoo News UK
  3. Men near the Viagra plant may be excited, but it's not because of 'love fumes,' Pfizer says  Miami HeraldFull coverage

We need to do more than just talk about mental illness

  1. We need to do more than just talk about mental illness  The Hill
  2. Justice for Our Forgotten Neighbors  Christian Post
  3. Poor mental healthcare  Pakistan ObserverFull coverage

FMC Umuahia performs kidney transplants

  1. FMC Umuahia performs kidney transplants  Vanguard
  2. FMC Umuahia records first kidney transplant in south-east  TheCable
  3. FMC Umuahia carries out first kidney transplants on two patients  AmorĂ© (press release) (blog)Full coverage

FSU College of Medicine hosts World AIDS Day vigil

  1. FSU College of Medicine hosts World AIDS Day vigil  Florida Flambeau
  2. HIV/AIDS kills 41.5m persons worldwide in 2017—WHO  Vanguard
  3. HIV/AIDS Kills 41.5 Million Persons In 2017 – WHO  Independent Newspapers LimitedFull coverage

Public urged to become more active partner in fighting childhood obesity

  1. Public urged to become more active partner in fighting childhood obesity  Gulf Today
  2. UAE looks at ban on fast food outlets near schools  The NationalFull coverage

Fake Botox doctor sentenced to prison in Arizona

  1. Fake Botox doctor sentenced to prison in Arizona  AZCentral.com
  2. Arizona man accused of impersonating doctor gets 8-year term  The Daily Courier
  3. Man posing as doctor giving illegal injections is sentenced  KVOA Tucson NewsFull coverage

Study finds canola oil linked to Alzheimer's and weight gain

  1. Study finds canola oil linked to Alzheimer's and weight gain  New Zealand Herald
  2. Canola Oil Might Impair Memory  Olive Oil Times
  3. Mouse Study: Canola Oil Linked to Weight Gain, Memory Decline in Alzheimer's  PsychCentral.com
  4. Canola Oil Linked to Worsened Memory and Learning Ability in Alzheimer's Disease, Temple Researchers Report ...  Temple Health
  5. Canola oil may worsen memory  Medical News TodayFull coverage

Dadar resident's 'sinus' turns out to be clot pushing brain to right

  1. Dadar resident's 'sinus' turns out to be clot pushing brain to right  Times of India
  2. Medical News Today: Subdural hematoma: What you need to know  Luxora LeaderFull coverage

'Drop dead' drug linked to deaths of 10 people in Melbourne

  1. 'Drop dead' drug linked to deaths of 10 people in Melbourne  9news.com.au
  2. Australian experts warn of 'Drop Dead' threat  3AWFull coverage

Revealed: rapid weight loss diet could combat the diabetes epidemic

  1. Revealed: rapid weight loss diet could combat the diabetes epidemic  Independent.ie
  2. Connecting The Dots To Raise Diabetes Awareness  HuffPost
  3. Losing weight can reverse diabetes without medication  Gulf TimesFull coverage

Photographer's heartbreaking video of starving polar bear goes viral

  1. Photographer's heartbreaking video of starving polar bear goes viral  fox8.com
  2. Scientists Films Dying Polar Bears Because of Starvation While Crying  Health Thoroughfare
  3. Heartbreaking video shows emaciated polar bear struggling to survive  myfox8.comFull coverage

Blood Test May Help Predict Which Breast Cancers Will Recur

  1. Blood Test May Help Predict Which Breast Cancers Will Recur  Memphis Daily News
  2. Simple blood test may predict recurrence of breast cancer  Science DailyFull coverage

Excitement Builds Around Gene Therapy Cures For Hemophilia

  1. Excitement Builds Around Gene Therapy Cures For Hemophilia  Forbes
  2. Another Gene Therapy Breakthrough Against Hemophilia  HealthDay
  3. Mumbai PIO close to genetic cure for bleeding ailment  Times of IndiaFull coverage

Veterinarians Seek Permission To Research Pot Meds For Pets

  1. Veterinarians Seek Permission To Research Pot Meds For Pets  WOWK
  2. People turn to medical marijuana for pets  Deccan Chronicle
  3. Scientists call on US to allow research on pot meds for pets  The Augusta Chronicle
  4. Veterinarians seek permission to research marijuana for pets  Salt Lake TribuneFull coverage

Gilead's new drug keeps 56 percent of lymphoma trial patients alive

  1. Gilead's new drug keeps 56 percent of lymphoma trial patients alive  Reuters
  2. CAR T-Cell Therapies Drive Outcomes in Lymphoma, Myeloma  PR Newswire (press release)
  3. Phase 2 CAR-T study reports significant remission rates at 15-month follow up  EurekAlert (press release)Full coverage

Former Albany scientist accepts Nobel prize on Sunday

  1. Former Albany scientist accepts Nobel prize on Sunday  Albany Times Union
  2. Man rescued from burning Colonie home  WRGBFull coverage

Reason why smoking rates in Bury are higher than national average

  1. Reason why smoking rates in Bury are higher than national average  Bury Times
  2. JOHN WOODS: Convicted of lying, tobacco industry must now tell truth  Stillwater News Press
  3. Letter to the Editor — Kentucky is at a crossroads: Raise the tobacco tax to reduce smoking  The Sentinel-EchoFull coverage

Ban energy drinks from schools because they're 'legal highs', demands teaching union

  1. Ban energy drinks from schools because they're 'legal highs', demands teaching union  Daily Mail
  2. Teachers call for ban on sale of energy drinks to under 16s  Telegraph.co.uk
  3. Energy drinks are 'readily available legal highs' and should be banned from schools, teachers say  The IndependentFull coverage

Matters of the heart: How values bring meaning to patient-centered cancer care

  1. Matters of the heart: How values bring meaning to patient-centered cancer care  Star Local Media
  2. State's cancer care facilities to be linked  The HinduFull coverage

Exclusive: Philippines Defied Experts' Advice in Pursuing Dengue Immunization Program

  1. Exclusive: Philippines Defied Experts' Advice in Pursuing Dengue Immunization Program  U.S. News & World Report
  2. DepEd orders 'strong monitoring' of students given Dengvaxia  Rappler
  3. Burning not just billions, but an entire generation  The Manila TimesFull coverage

Global CAR T therapy trial shows high rates of durable remission for NHL

  1. Global CAR T therapy trial shows high rates of durable remission for NHL  Medical Xpress
  2. CAR T-Cell Therapies Drive Outcomes in Lymphoma, Myeloma  PR Newswire (press release)
  3. Phase 2 CAR-T study reports significant remission rates at 15-month follow up  EurekAlert (press release)Full coverage

Google doodle celebrates microbiologist Robert Koch

  1. Google doodle celebrates microbiologist Robert Koch  CNET
  2. Robert Koch: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com
  3. Google Doodle On Robert Koch: Know The Founder Of Modern Bacteriology  NDTVFull coverage

SLU scientists provide promising approach in designing new drugs for DMD

  1. SLU scientists provide promising approach in designing new drugs for DMD  News-Medical.net
  2. Duchenne muscular dystrophy: new drug promises better medication  TheHealthSiteFull coverage

Moms' Soda Habit in Pregnancy May Boost Kids' Odds for Asthma

  1. Moms' Soda Habit in Pregnancy May Boost Kids' Odds for Asthma  HealthDay
  2. Sugary Diet During Pregnancy May Increase Asthma Risk in Children  New York Times
  3. Drinking Sugary Drinks During Pregnancy May Increase Risk of Asthma in Kids  NDTVFull coverage

CRISPR Without Scissors: Modified Gene Editing Tool Can Edit DNA Without Cutting It

  1. CRISPR Without Scissors: Modified Gene Editing Tool Can Edit DNA Without Cutting It  Tech Times
  2. Scientists modify CRISPR to epigenetically treat diabetes, kidney disease, muscular dystrophy  Infosurhoy
  3. Targeted Genome Editing: Researchers Reversed Kidney Disease, Muscular Dystrophy In Mice  The Inquisitr
  4. Scientists use CRISPR to turn genes on without editing their DNA  Los Angeles TimesFull coverage

Fat squirrel steals pricey goods left out for delivery folks

  1. Fat squirrel steals pricey goods left out for delivery folks  Local 8 Now
  2. Brazen Squirrel Steals Only the Choicest Holiday Gifts  Yahoo News UKFull coverage

What Is Mermaid Syndrome? Rare Disorder Causes Babies Born With Fused Legs

  1. What Is Mermaid Syndrome? Rare Disorder Causes Babies Born With Fused Legs  International Business Times
  2. Something horrifying just happened in India  BABW News
  3. Mother gives birth to 'mermaid baby' — but it tragically dies four hours later without her knowing if boy or girl  Mirror.co.ukFull coverage

Kirill Tereshin: 'Russian Popeye' Risks Losing His Arms After Using Homemade Oil To Bulk Up

  1. Kirill Tereshin: 'Russian Popeye' Risks Losing His Arms After Using Homemade Oil To Bulk Up  The Inquisitr
  2. Kirill Tereshin, 'Russian Popeye' Warned Of Losing Chemical-Filled Arms To Amputation  International Business Times
  3. Bodybuilder warned that he'll lose chemical-filled arms to amputation  WOKV
  4. Freakish “Russian Popeye” bodybuilder faces devastating news, but that won't stop him  Rare.usFull coverage

'Unheard of' responses to bluebird CAR-T therapy seen in myeloma study

  1. 'Unheard of' responses to bluebird CAR-T therapy seen in myeloma study  Reuters
  2. Celgene Corporation and bluebird bio Announce Updated Results from Ongoing Multicenter Phase 1 Study of bb2121 ...  Business Wire (press release)Full coverage

Guest column: Raising legal age for tobacco purchase to 21 will save lives

  1. Guest column: Raising legal age for tobacco purchase to 21 will save lives  MLive.com
  2. JOHN WOODS: Convicted of lying, tobacco industry must now tell truth  Stillwater News Press
  3. Letter: More measures needed to curb smoking habit  Albany Times UnionFull coverage

Scientists 'paint' the world's smallest Mona Lisa on the world's largest DNA canvas

  1. Scientists 'paint' the world's smallest Mona Lisa on the world's largest DNA canvas  Infosurhoy
  2. Scientists Create World's Smallest Mona Lisa Using DNA; It Is The Same Size As Bacteria  Indiatimes.com
  3. Da Vinci's masterpiece recreated to same size as bacteria  The NationFull coverage

Mouse Study: Canola Oil Linked to Weight Gain, Memory Decline in Alzheimer's

  1. Mouse Study: Canola Oil Linked to Weight Gain, Memory Decline in Alzheimer's  PsychCentral.com
  2. Temple University again greases the clickbait machine with canola oil study  HealthNewsReview.org
  3. With new study linking canola oil to memory issues, what oils should you choose?  Inquirer.net
  4. Canola Oil Linked to Worsened Memory and Learning Ability in Alzheimer's Disease, Temple Researchers Report ...  Temple Health
  5. Canola oil may worsen memory  Medical News TodayFull coverage

Senate probes vaccine deal

  1. Senate probes vaccine deal  Manila Bulletin
  2. Gordon blames Aquino administration for giving vaccination 'a bad name'  Inquirer.net
  3. DepEd orders 'strong monitoring' of students given Dengvaxia  RapplerFull coverage

Researchers: Early stage HIV affects brain

  1. Researchers: Early stage HIV affects brain  Eyewitness News
  2. AIDS walk shows how far progress has come, how much left to do  WTSP 10 News
  3. Nigeria's flourishing 'miracle cure' business for HIV/AIDS  Jamaica ObserverFull coverage

Abu Dhabi aims to reduce children's BMI by 15%

  1. Abu Dhabi aims to reduce children's BMI by 15%  gulfnews.com
  2. UAE looks at ban on fast food outlets near schools  The NationalFull coverage

Vermont health officials say could be rough flu season

  1. Vermont health officials say could be rough flu season  Houston Chronicle
  2. Officials urge flu season preparedness  Rutland HeraldFull coverage

Robert Koch: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  1. Robert Koch: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com
  2. Google Doodle On Robert Koch: Know The Founder Of Modern Bacteriology  NDTV
  3. Google Doodle celebrates Nobel Laureate Robert Kooch's research on tuberculosis  TheHealthSiteFull coverage

Mindful yoga can help troubled youth reduce risky behaviours

  1. Mindful yoga can help troubled youth reduce risky behaviours  The Indian Express
  2. 'Mindful yoga can help troubled youth reduce risky behaviours'  onmanoramaFull coverage

Veterinarians seek permission to research pot meds for pets

  1. Veterinarians seek permission to research pot meds for pets  The Daily Courier
  2. People turn to medical marijuana for pets  Deccan Chronicle
  3. Colorado Researchers Looking For Dogs To Test CBD Treatments  CBS Local
  4. Veterinarians seek permission to research marijuana for pets  Salt Lake TribuneFull coverage

Teachers call for ban on sale of energy drinks to under 16s

  1. Teachers call for ban on sale of energy drinks to under 16s  Telegraph.co.uk
  2. Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools  BBC NewsFull coverage

Mermaid Syndrome: Indian 'Mermaid Baby' With Legs Fused Together Dies Four Hours After Birth

  1. Mermaid Syndrome: Indian 'Mermaid Baby' With Legs Fused Together Dies Four Hours After Birth  The Inquisitr
  2. Shocking, ultra-rare tragedy reported in India  Morning Ticker
  3. Baby Born With Mermaid Syndrome Dies Four Hours Later  Immortal NewsFull coverage

Stark braces for a nasty flu season

  1. Stark braces for a nasty flu season  Canton Repository
  2. Flu season approaches peak; flu activity widespread in state  Shawnee News Star
  3. It's not too late to get a shot as flu season heats up  Daily Commercial
  4. Flu warning: Infections likely to soar in 2018  Hindustan TimesFull coverage

Guest column: Raising legal age for tobacco purchase to 21 will save lives

  1. Guest column: Raising legal age for tobacco purchase to 21 will save lives  MLive.com
  2. JOHN WOODS: Convicted of lying, tobacco industry must now tell truth  Stillwater News Press
  3. Letter: More measures needed to curb smoking habit  Albany Times UnionFull coverage

UCLA Study Shows Population Of Americans With Alzheimer's Will More Than Double By 2060

  1. UCLA Study Shows Population Of Americans With Alzheimer's Will More Than Double By 2060  Sierra Sun Times
  2. 15 Million Americans May Have Alzheimer's By 2060, And There's More Bad News  Tech Times
  3. New Evidence that Education Mitigates Risk of Alzheimer's  PsychCentral.com
  4. What is Alzheimer's Disease?  Alzheimer's News TodayFull coverage

Google Doodle On Robert Koch: Know The Founder Of Modern Bacteriology

  1. Google Doodle On Robert Koch: Know The Founder Of Modern Bacteriology  NDTV
  2. Google Doodle celebrates Nobel Laureate Robert Kooch's research on tuberculosis  TheHealthSite
  3. Robert Koch honoured with a Google Doodle: The Nobel laureate who ushered the Golden Age of Microbiology  The Indian ExpressFull coverage

Veterinarians seek permission to research pot meds for pets

  1. Veterinarians seek permission to research pot meds for pets  Herald and News
  2. People turn to medical marijuana for pets  Deccan Chronicle
  3. Colorado Researchers Looking For Dogs To Test CBD Treatments  CBS Local
  4. Veterinarians seek permission to research marijuana for pets  Salt Lake TribuneFull coverage

Kirill Tereshin, 'Russian Popeye' Warned Of Losing Chemical-Filled Arms To Amputation

  1. Kirill Tereshin, 'Russian Popeye' Warned Of Losing Chemical-Filled Arms To Amputation  International Business Times
  2. Bodybuilder warned that he'll lose chemical-filled arms to amputation  ActionNewsJax.com
  3. Man May Amputate Arm After Injecting It With Oil To Look Big  Information Nigeria
  4. Chemically-enhanced “Russian Popeye” is going viral thanks to his freakish biceps  Rare.us
  5. Freakish “Russian Popeye” bodybuilder faces devastating news, but that won't stop him  Rare.usFull coverage

Birth Control and Breast Cancer: Look Beyond the Headlines

  1. Birth Control and Breast Cancer: Look Beyond the Headlines  New York Times
  2. Even Low-Dose Contraceptives Slightly Increase Breast Cancer Risk  Luxora LeaderFull coverage

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