Medical

Type-2 diabetes can be cured in 4 months

Type-2 diabetes can be cured in 4 months The participants also held regular meetings with a nurse and dietician and continued to take medication and insulin to manage their blood sugar levels. Three months after treatment ended, the researchers found that 11 out of the 27 people in the 16-week intervention group met HbA1C criteria for complete or partial diabetes remission, compared to only 4 out of 28 individuals who received standard d... [Full Article...]

20000 pounds of frozen pizza recalled over listeria fears

20000 pounds of frozen pizza recalled over listeria fears During routine sampling, FSIS discovered the Listeria monocytogenes bacteria. The release singles out Walmart's Marketside Supreme Pizza produced on February 23. The retailer said it started removing the products from its shelves and inventory as soon as it received notice of the recall from Rose & Shore, a food company affiliated with Vernon, California-based RBR. [Full Article...]

Break Out The Shovels: Northeast Faces Blizzard And Winter Storm Watch

Break Out The Shovels: Northeast Faces Blizzard And Winter Storm Watch New York City is under a blizzard watch as forecasters said the city could see up to 18 inches of snow and 50 miles per hour winds. Here's what to expect from the massive Nor'easter, as of Sunday morning. The blizzard watch for the NY metro area includes the city plus Long Island, coastal CT and southern Westchester County. The Blizzard Watch will be in effect from 12 AM on Tuesday, March 14th, ... [Full Article...]

17 flu deaths reported in North Carolina last week

17 flu deaths reported in North Carolina last week During the 2014-15 season, the flu-related deaths reached 218, the highest number since the 2009 H1N1 pandemic. Those who have died this season range in age from 31- to 98-years-old and all but three had underlying medical conditions, the County Health and Human Services Agency said Friday. [Full Article...]

Two people critically ill after drinking toxic herbal tea

The tea leaves in both cases were purchased at Sun Wing Wo Trading Company (1105 Grant Avenue), and the city's environmental health inspectors are removing the tainted product from the store. Symptoms can take over within a few minutes or a couple of hours and can depend on the amount consumed, according to health officials. Aconite is also called monkshood, helmet flower, wolfsbane, "chuanwu"... [Full Article...]

A Shocking Number Of Deaths May Be Due To Poor Diet

A Shocking Number Of Deaths May Be Due To Poor Diet The study was published March 7 in the Journal of the American Medical Association ( JAMA ). "Our results are representative of all Americans and help us identify what's most important in the American diet", noted Dr. In women, excess sodium, and not enough nuts/seeds, vegetables, fruits, and omega-3 fatty acids were the top five dietary factors linked with death. In a related commentary ... [Full Article...]

Don't Forget: You, Too, Can Acquire a Super Memory

A study, published today in Neuron , provides solid evidence that most people can successfully learn and apply the memorization techniques used by memory champions, while triggering large-scale brain changes in the process. "But everyone using the technique can improve quite substantially from the level they're at", he tells Devlin. But the rest didn't show such improvement. [Full Article...]

World's heaviest woman loses 15 stone after weight-loss operation

World's heaviest woman loses 15 stone after weight-loss operation The 37-year-old who is being treated for life-threatening obesity in the city, repeatedly bobs and sways her head and shoulders. She had been confined to a bed since age 11 and at age 36 airlifted to India via a chartered plane in January. [Full Article...]


« Previous 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 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597