Medical

by | June 22, 2018 | 12:41

Addressing a large gathering with the British-era Friday building as the backdrop, Mr. Modi said yoga has shown the world the way from "illness to wellness" and enriched lives across the globe. In a world of excess, yoga promises restraint and balance. He said the set of exercises bring about oneness among the mind, body and intellect. Nepalese Consul General Revati Podal said it was his third year in row to participate in yoga day here in Jeddah.

by | June 22, 2018 | 04:13

As the report notes, even though cigarette smoking among US adults has been reduced by more than half since 1964, it still remains the leading preventable cause of disease and death in the country, taking the lives of more than 480,000 Americans each year with over 30 people living with a smoking-related disease for every person who dies a year.

by | June 21, 2018 | 18:07

As many as 4, 500 inspectors were deputed to keep a close eye over the massive demonstration while drones in the air also tried to keep count of the numbers. Yoga is an ancient Indian tradition, but it doesn't belong to India alone. "We don't want any inconvenience for the participants". It also deepens the experience of doing yoga and establish social connections with people of the yoga community.

by | June 21, 2018 | 16:44

World Health Organization has defined gaming disorder , is such a way that a person can be said to suffer from this condition if they meet the following three criteria as a pattern for at least a one year period only after which this diagnoses can be made .

by | June 20, 2018 | 03:49

But sometimes such gaming can get out of control, with the World Health Organisation (WHO ) on Monday deeming " gaming disorder " an official mental health condition. As video games such as Fortnite have become a ubiquitous social phenomenon for teenagers, there's growing concern in the medical community about video game addiction.

by | June 20, 2018 | 03:29

The NHS will receive the largest cash boost in its history, following a deal to deliver an extra £384 million a week to the crisis-stricken health service. The prime minister was joined at the announcement by her chancellor, Philip Hammond and health secretary Jeremy Hunt . "However, if this is to be funded with personal tax freezes and borrowing, then other United Kingdom departments will face funding squeezes to meet the costs of Brexit - and as a result any increases in health could be ...

by | June 19, 2018 | 19:14

Among these new classifications is official recognition for "gaming addiction" which covers an unhealthy obsession with playing video games. "And let me emphasize that this is a clinical condition, and clinical diagnosis can be made only by health professionals which are properly trained to do that".

by | June 17, 2018 | 22:44

Dr. Hackman has worked for many years as a psychologist with the Veterans Administration, serving veterans who struggle with PTSD, depression, and risk for suicide . A new study published by the National Center for Health Statistics found that suicide rates among women are climbing faster than among men, according to NPR .

by | June 15, 2018 | 21:41

According to this new survey, about one-quarter of American worker bees eat almost 1,300 calories at work per week and many of those calories are rich in fat and sugar. The team specifically assessed the foods and beverages bought at work from vending machines or cafeterias or items that were snagged for free from common areas, meetings or worksite social events.

by | June 15, 2018 | 12:01

Using 10 years of data collected from more than 26,000 Americans, researchers reported a significant link between the use of medications with the potential to cause depression and the chances of becoming depressed. The researchers warned that this approach meant that conclusions could not be drawn about cause-and-effect relationships, pointing out that the questionnaires did not take into account possible antecedents of depression.

by | June 15, 2018 | 02:17

The unidentified child from Elmore County could have become infected in his home state or during a recent trip to or, the Central District Health Department said in a statement on Tuesday. There may be a swelling in the lymph nodes under the jaw of pets. In wild rodent populations that harbor the bacteria, plague can thrive for a long time before humans come into contact with it.

by | June 14, 2018 | 11:19

The CDC study found that 54% of Americans who died by suicide had no known mental health illness. Men die by suicide 3.53 x more often than women. For some people, "feeling connected and feeling like they belong are really important things", says the CDC's Dr Stone. The suicide rate among young teen girls is now almost triple what it was in 2000.

by | June 13, 2018 | 20:42

Nearly half (49%) of the towels collected had bacterial growth, which increased in number with extended family, presence of children and family size. Those germs were also more likely to be found in multipurpose towels - those used for wiping utensils, drying hands, holding hot implements, and cleaning surfaces - and on the kitchen towels of families who ate non-vegetarian diets.

by | June 13, 2018 | 11:11

Additionally, the agency says MI consumers who bought pre-cut melon at a Kroger store should also throw out the product. At least 60 people were sickened with salmonella poisoning over the weekend after consuming contaminated pre-cut melon purchased from major retailers across the country.

by | June 11, 2018 | 14:49

On Thursday night, the DOJ declined to defend ObamaCare against a lawsuit filed by Texas and 19 other GOP-led states, arguing that the law is unconstitutional. Yet how they would do so was far from clear, especially given Congress' inability so far under the administration to pass health-care legislation. In the meantime, the existing law will likely remain.

by | June 10, 2018 | 10:30

They said the pressure for companies to meet short-term estimates was hurting the USA economy. The two executives said on CNBC Thursday that companies that focus on hitting their quarterly numbers may do things that hurt them in the future, such as delaying investments or changing when certain gains are recorded.

by | June 09, 2018 | 19:58

On some issues, most prominently last year's $1.5 trillion tax bill or immigration measures such as the border wall, Trump has signed off on legislation projected to massively increase the federal deficit. Previously, comprehensive caregiver assistance and benefits were provided only to veterans injured on or after September 11, 2001, leaving family caregivers and veterans injured during World War II, the Korean, Vietnam and 1990-1991 Gulf War ineligible for this critical support.

by | June 09, 2018 | 10:46

Andy Spade also said Kate's suicide was unexpected, and that she "sounded happy" the evening before she was found dead in her Manhattan apartment of an apparent suicide . "I am also a very, a nervous person, I worry a lot", she said. However, Ms. Spade's older brother, Earl Brosnahan, said Ms. Saffo had been estranged from the rest of the family for more than 10 years, to the extent that she had not attended their mother's funeral in 2010.

by | June 09, 2018 | 06:44

Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and public health and regulatory officials in several states to investigate a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Adelaide linked to consumption of cut melons.

by | June 08, 2018 | 23:57

The Apgar score is a method used to measure how healthy a baby is immediately after it is born. Apgar was encouraged to study anesthesiology and became interested in the field of obstetrical anesthesia where she would make her greatest contributions.

by | June 08, 2018 | 17:46

Suicide is a major public health issue, accounting for almost 45,000 deaths in 2016 alone. "Suicidologists regularly state that suicide is not caused by a single factor; however, suicide prevention is often oriented toward mental health conditions alone with regard to downstream identification of suicidal persons, treatment of mental health conditions, and prevention of reattempts", researchers wrote.

by | June 06, 2018 | 05:44

The study was centered on a 21-gene test performed on tumors that has been available for breast cancer patients since the early 2000s. "The impact is tremendous", study leader, Dr. They also have a score between 11 and 25 on the Oncotype DX Breast Recurrence Score test, a test that measures cancer recurrence. A patient's tumour is genetically analysed to identify the rare changes that might make the cancer visible to the immune system.

by | June 05, 2018 | 03:03

There was a time when voting was legal just for men. "On the one end of the spectrum, you have Doug Ford - he's expressed his admiration for Donald Trump, despite the chaos, the uncertainty that the Trump administration has caused Ontario", Wynne said.

by | June 04, 2018 | 18:08

The outbreak in Kerala has, so far, affected mainly four districts - Kozhikode , and its neigbouring districts of Malappuram, Kannur and Wayanad. Kozhikode : As the Nipah virus scare mounts tension in Kerala, the state government has made a decision to delay the re-opening of schools and colleges in Kozhikode till June 12, which has deferred the examinations barring the Union Publis Service Commission (UPSC).

by | June 03, 2018 | 16:29

Several state Republicans dropped their opposition this year, saying the state would be better off with increased federal funding for the program. Democratic Gov. "I want us to pass a budget today and more importantly. this budget has critical components that I want to support", Vogel said in a post on her official Facebook page.

by | June 02, 2018 | 20:16

The authors claim that the new technique can be used in the future to provide unlimited donor corneas, the article says Science Daily . Scientists at Newcastle University have printed the first 3D human corneas . There, researchers mixed stem cells from the cornea of a healthy donor with collagen and algae molecules to create a bio-ink, which they 3D-printed into an artificial cornea.

by | June 02, 2018 | 13:15

Unlike spinach, which is often cooked, romaine - and lettuce in general - is more common as a culprit in E.coli outbreaks because it's eaten raw. Deaths have been confirmed in Arkansas, California, Minnesota and NY with two of those deaths happening in Minnesota.

by | June 02, 2018 | 10:45

This year's theme: 'Tobacco and Heart Disease, ' focuses on tobacco use as a key risk factor for developing heart and related diseases, including stroke. The WHO FCTC is a milestone in the promotion of public health. Duncan Selbie, chief executive of Public Health England, said the United Kingdom has the second lowest smoking rate in Europe after Sweden, which proves that the Government's tobacco-control policies are effective.

by | June 02, 2018 | 03:30

Colon cancer is not just a disease of older people. The new recommended age is for people at an average risk. Recent studies have shown that the risk of colorectal cancer is double for someone born in 1990 compared to someone born in 1950.

by | May 31, 2018 | 12:52

Speaking to Herald, GMC Medical Superintendent (MS) Dr Shivanand Bandekar said the patient is now being treated as a case of viral encephalitis and not Nipah. You possibly can WhatsApp us on 07810 791 502. Of those patients, 26 are under observation while three are receiving intensive treatment, according to Sky News.

by | May 30, 2018 | 22:57

The drugmaker on Tuesday said the physician sample packs of Taytulla were meant to have 24 active pink pills, followed by four inactive maroon capsules, taken daily for 28 days. Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen have fewer side effects than past oral contraceptives . Those placebo pills have "WC" imprinted on them.

by | May 30, 2018 | 11:10

That has since dropped to 37 farms, with more than 11,000 cattle slaughtered. The government and agricultural leaders announced Monday that it will spend over $600 million over the next decade to rid the country of Mycoplasma bovis , which causes udder infections, pneumonia, arthritis and other illnesses.

by | May 28, 2018 | 23:16

However, at least scattered showers and storms will remain possible but the coverage should be much less compared to earlier in the week. A tornado threat exists in the front-right quadrants of the storm, which today is northern Florida and most of Georgia and SC.

by | May 28, 2018 | 14:33

Looking at data from 44,000 people in Sweden , they found that people who slept for five or fewer hours per day experienced higher rates of morality than those who slept for six or seven hours per day. "It's a fundamental part of our biology, like breathing". "What happens is, if you are well-rested, your sleep drive will be low in the morning, and it builds and builds over the day, when at night you need to go to bed to relieve that pressure for sleep ".

by | May 27, 2018 | 17:02

The level of oxycodone found in a single mussel was 100 to 500 times smaller than a therapeutic human dose, Lanksbury said. You might want to think twice before consuming too much shellfish-specifically mussels-from Washington's Puget Sound.