Skip Navigation LinksHome > Pathology and other medical news
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 >>
Clicks Sort by:     Filter by
2
Children 'should be weighed up to age 18', report says
 
 
BBC Health News - A report by child health experts warns England is falling behind other countries unless policies change.
... 19 hours ago   
Up Arrow

3
Dance lessons for the lonely - on the NHS
 
 
BBC Health News - GPs in England are to prescribe "social" activities, such as dance and cookery lessons, to tackle loneliness.
... 19 hours ago   
Up Arrow

3
UK offers prescription for loneliness, no drugs involved
 
 
ABC Health News - Doctors will be able to prescribe cooking classes and walking groups.
... 21 hours ago   
Up Arrow

2
Study: Without Medicaid expansion, poor forgo medical care
 
 
ABC Health News - Government report: Low-income people in states that haven't expanded Medicaid much more likely to forgo care
... 1 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near
 
 
ABC Health News - Democrats focus on health care as top issue to close out midterm campaigns
... 1 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Cwm Taf baby deaths: 'My baby is buried 4,000 miles away'
 
 
BBC Health News - Chioma Udeogu's daughter Favour was stillborn after failings on a Welsh maternity ward.
... 1 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
Texas girl, 5, hospitalized following sting from venomous caterpillar, mom says
 
 
FOX Health News - A young Texas girl was reportedly hospitalized after she was stung by what is said to be the most venomous caterpillar in the United States.
... 1 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms
 
 
ABC Health News - President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care.
... 1 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
Guards, inmates ally against state in radon-exposure cases
 
 
ABC Health News - Guards and inmates at a Connecticut prison are on the same side of a legal fight against the state over radon
... 1 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
Strange symptoms that can signal a serious disease
 
 
FOX Health News - So often your lumps, bumps, rashes, and red spots are harmless. Occasionally, they’re a sign of something far more serious.
... 1 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
New checks to crack down on free prescription fraud
 
 
BBC Health News - Checking eligibility before drugs are issued could halve false claims in England, the government says.
... 1 days ago   
Up Arrow

4
The teen battling cancer and 'living every day as it comes'
 
 
BBC Health News - Billy White, 16, has cancer for the third time, but he's not letting it get him down.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
A day in the life of a 10-year-old patient at Alder Hey
 
 
BBC Health News - She has cystic fibrosis and shared a day in her life to show what it's like for her.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Fatal police shootings 40% more likely in states with higher gun ownership
 
 
ABC Health News - The U.S. Constitution’s second amendment gives us the “right to bear arms,” but what if having a gun for protection is actually putting you more at risk of harm? A new study finds that a person’s chances of being involved in a fatal police shooting is higher in states with the highest rates of gun ownership, compared to those with the lowest. The study, from researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Northeastern University found that people were 3.6 times more likely to be involved in fatal police shootings if they lived in the 10 states with the most guns — Alaska, Georgia, Idaho, Kentucky, Louisian, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, South Carolina and West Virginia — than if they lived in the five states with the least — Connecticut, Hawaii, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. Rates of fatal police shootings in the U.S. are among the highest of any other developed country, with about 1,000 civilians killed each year. This data comes from the Washington...
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
Battles over safe Ebola burials complicate work in Congo
 
 
ABC Health News - Battles over safe Ebola burials complicate work in Congo; the case of the runaway hearse
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
Young survivor of rare polio-like illness now thriving
 
 
CNN Health News - Lydia Pilarowski had a fever and cough that developed into intense pain, she had unusual weakness, and she couldn't move her left arm.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
My son was finally diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis, now I need more answers
 
 
ABC Health News - The recently named disease can mimic the symptoms of polio.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Brain-eating amoeba confirmed in New Jersey man's death
 
 
CNN Health News - A New Jersey man who died of a brain-eating infection called primary amebic meningoencephalitis was exposed while visiting the BSR Cable Park and Surf Resort in Waco, Texas, during the summer, the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District said Friday.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
What causes nightmares? Here's why you may be prone to night terrors
 
 
FOX Health News - Nightmares, an experience most people only have on occasion, are a chronic condition for some.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
What causes nightmares? Here's why you may be prone to scary dreams
 
 
FOX Health News - Nightmares, an experience most people only have on occasion, are a chronic condition for some.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

6
Bones reveal Neanderthal child was eaten by a giant bird
 
 
CNN Health News - When researchers discovered the oldest human remains ever found in Poland a few years ago, they didn't realize that the bones were hiding a grisly secret.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
WATCH: Selena Gomez reportedly seeking mental health treatment
 
 
ABC Health News - Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses mental health stigmas and shares takeaways from the Global Summit on Mental Health Culture Change.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

4
WATCH: Respiratory virus with potential to lead to rare disease raises concerns
 
 
ABC Health News - What parents need to know and how to protect children from EV.
... 2 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Billy Monger: 'Why I don't want to compete in disabled sport'
 
 
BBC Health News - Billy Monger, 19, had a crash 18 months ago which resulted in both his legs being amputated.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
Terminal breast cancer patients 'abandoned' in nurse shortage
 
 
BBC Health News - Thousands of incurable cancer patients are "being denied a dedicated specialist nurse".
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
Nearly 800 dietary supplements contained unapproved drug ingredients, study finds
 
 
CNN Health News - Nearly 800 dietary supplements sold over the counter from 2007 through 2016 contained unapproved drug ingredients, a new analysis of US Food and Drug Administration data found. More than one unapproved pharmaceutical ingredient was found in 20% of those supplements, the study published Friday in JAMA Network Open showed.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

4
New Jersey city touts safe drinking water despite fears of lead in thousands of homes
 
 
FOX Health News - Newark has a drinking water problem. That fact remains after city officials continue to tout the New Jersey city’s water as the best and safest in the state and nation.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Princess Eugenie's dress showed off her scoliosis scar
 
 
BBC Health News - 14-year-old Georgie says Princess Eugenie’s decision to wear a wedding dress that showed off her scoliosis scar was “an inspirational thing to do.”
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

1
Two decades after Matthew Shepard's death, 20 states still don't consider attacks on LGBTQ people as hate crimes
 
 
CNN Health News - A lot has changed for gay Americans in the 20 years since Matthew Shepard, a student at the University of Wyoming, was beaten, tortured, tied to a fence and left for dead by two men he had met at a bar.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

1
FDA expands investigation of illegal e-cigarette marketing to kids
 
 
CNN Health News - The US Food and Drug Administration pressed forward with its investigation of e-cigarette companies Friday, sending letters to 21 companies in an effort to uncover whether they are marketing products illegally and outside the agency's compliance policy.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

1
C-section births surge to 'alarming' rates worldwide - study
 
 
BBC Health News - A doubling in worldwide cases of the birth procedure in 15 years is "unjustified", a study says.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
WATCH: More than 3 dozen cases of rare disease confirmed in New York
 
 
ABC Health News - Acute flaccid myelitis, which has polio-like symptoms, can affect the spinal cord and can cause partial paralysis.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Pregnant women who get flu shot are less likely to be hospitalized from virus, CDC says
 
 
FOX Health News - A new study released this week is urging pregnant women to get a flu shot this year. 
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

1
Illinois boy believed to be only patient in world diagnosed with rare disease
 
 
FOX Health News - The youngster's mysterious symptoms stumped every expert his parents consulted: No diagnosis explained why he couldn't sit up on his own, or why he'd frequently choke, or his neurologic and intestinal abnormalities.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

3
South Carolina cancer survivor claims he was asked to leave convenience store because of his disfigured face
 
 
FOX Health News - A Walterboro, South Carolina, man and cancer survivor claims he was asked to leave a convenience store because of his disfigured face.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

4
Scientists in China breed healthy mice from two females
 
 
CNN Health News - Researchers in China say they've bred healthy mice with two mothers using a new type of gene editing technology, a significant feat that may help researchers better understand mammalian reproduction but carries significant ethical and safety questions.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

1
Military physicians who lost son, 4, to flu urge others to get vaccinated
 
 
FOX Health News - Two Air Force physicians who lost their 4-year-old son to complications of the flu last Christmas Eve are hoping their #FluShotsforLeon campaign helps others understand the importance of getting vaccinated against the flu.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Hospitals' crucial work continues amid hurricane
 
 
CNN Health News - Patients originally at hospitals in Panama City, Florida, woke up in other facilities Friday morning after Hurricane Michael made it impossible for some health care facilities to function fully.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

1
Screen time overload: How media multitasking can affect our perception of others
 
 
ABC Health News - Media multitasking might influence us to judge others based on our own environmental cues.
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow

2
Congo reports 5 new Ebola deaths; UN worker is infected
 
 
ABC Health News - Congo reports 5 new Ebola deaths; UN peacekeeping mission staffer is infected
... 3 days ago   
Up Arrow



1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 >>