Medical

Become as mighty as Thor with Chris Hemsworth's new 'Centr' fitness app

If you've ever seen one of the Marvel movies, it'll be quite clear that Hemsworth knows a thing or two about fitness. That's where Centr comes in, according to Hemsworth. It'll be available from February 4 and includes Hemsworth-approved meal plans , workouts and mindfulness exercises. Centr will offer daily workouts, meditations , 24/7 community support, and meal plans that can be persona... [Full Article...]

Beer for Fun, Yes…Medical Marijuana, No, Says Superbowl

Beer for Fun, Yes…Medical Marijuana, No, Says Superbowl It almost happened: Cannabis nearly made its way to primetime television with Acreage Holdings' Super Bowl ad about medical marijuana. "It's a public service announcement really more than it is an advertisement", said Harris Damashek, Acreage's chief marketing officer. [Full Article...]

Hancock proposes new antibiotic buying plan for NHS

The plan also involves creating a new payment model for pharmaceutical companies, so they are paid based on how valuable the medicines are to the NHS, with the aim of incentivising them to invest in drugs that treat high priority resistant infections. [Full Article...]

Flu season peaks but not over; shot effective this year

But during this time period in each of the last two years, 23 people under age 65 had died of the flu in the state. "This year, we had a really good match between what was in the vaccine and what was circulating". We're only about halfway through the flu season in Calgary, but Alberta Health Services says there is a lot to be proud about with the effectiveness of the seasonal flu shot. [Full Article...]

Most serious flu complications in five years: CDC

Most serious flu complications in five years: CDC All arrangements have been put in place for the procurement of 30,000 additional doses of the vaccine, in the first instance, through the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO). The CDC reported in August that a study it supported showed flu shots lessened the risk of severe influenza among adults, including hospitalizations and admissions to the ICU. [Full Article...]

Tyler Dawson: Don't shame me for eating alone, Canada Food Guide!

Tyler Dawson: Don't shame me for eating alone, Canada Food Guide! It does away with "suggested servings", to emphasize "quality over quantity", Petitpas Taylor said. Water is the recommended "beverage of choice" in the updated food guide, as it helps with hydration and has no calories. That's why Health Canada specifically excluded meetings with industry this time. "There is definitely a huge increase in interest at the consumer level in plant-based foods". [Full Article...]

Eating fried chicken= 13% higher risk of death

Eating fried chicken= 13% higher risk of death The results can not necessarily be applied to everyone, but one of the researchers said the team didn't have any reason the effects may differ by age or gender. They found that regularly eating fried foods was associated with a heightened risk of death among these women from any cause and specifically heart-related death. [Full Article...]

North Somerset NHS leaders appeal for smear test attendance

North Somerset NHS leaders appeal for smear test attendance To arrange a cervical smear, you can make an appointment to see a practice nurse or a GP, or you can make an appointment at a sexual health clinic by calling 0300 3038565. It could be the reminder or encouragement someone needs to book their test. While they only surveyed Māori women, Adcock said she imagined many women would prefer a test that was painless and less invasive. [Full Article...]


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