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'Wash your stinking hands!': ER nurse rants about 'cesspool of funky flu'
A Florida nurse working to combat “a cesspool of funky flu” in the emergency room has gained widespread attention from a viral video on social media urging people to take precautions to avoid influenza. After a 12-hour night shift last week in an ...
Flu epidemic is not letting up, with 42 states reporting high levels of activity
The flu epidemic is not letting up. Forty-two states saw high levels of activity last week. So far this season, 53 children have died. CDC reports more flu deaths, record hospitalizations. Seven-year-old Savanna Jessie loved to draw and color ...
Cuts to CDC epidemic programs will endanger Americans, former chief says
(CNN) The former chief of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the decision to cut 80% of its epidemic prevention activities overseas could pose a grave danger to the United States because it "would significantly increase the chance ...
Cell phone radiation study finds more questions than answers
(CNN) Cell phone radiation and a potential link to cancer risks have left consumers and scientists alike scratching their heads since mobile phones became widely used in the 1990s. Some studies have failed to show a link between radio frequency from ...
People With Anxiety Are More Likely to be Bitten by Dogs
Cuddling with your pet is usually a good way to unwind after a particularly challenging day. However, a new study indicates that you might want to think twice before getting too close to your dog when you're feeling anxious as it could make them more ...
A glass of wine after work may be good for your brain, according to science
Need another reason to validate that glass of wine before bed or bottle of beer on Super Bowl Sunday? Science is on your side. A new study conducted by researchers at the University of Rochester Medical Center found that low levels of alcohol ...
Newly Discovered Brain Cells May Lead To New Drugs That Can Reduce Anxiety
Current treatments for anxiety disorders have their drawbacks. The discovery of anxiety cells in the hippocampus of the brain could pave way for new drugs that can better address the most common mental illness in the United States. ( Kian Hall ...
Why you should eat pizza for breakfast instead of cereal
New Zealand Herald
A slice of pizza in the morning might be healthier than a bowl of frosted flakes, a nutritionist claims. Registered dietitian Chelsey Amer said a slice could be a more balanced breakfast option than most cereal because it has more protein, more fresh ...
Your partner will get fit if you do too: Study
A three per cent loss of body weight is considered a measurable health benefit. (Photo: Pixabay). People who make an effort to lose weight are not just helping themselves, they may be helping others too, a study suggests. Researchers have found that ...
Grape-derived Compounds May Boost Resistance To Depression
An extensive analysis of novel grape-derived compounds, dihydrocaffeic acid (DHCA) and malvidin-3′-O-glucoside (Mal-gluc), which might be developed as therapeutic agents for the treatment of depression, has been conducted by scientists from the Icahn ...