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  1. Brokenshire backs calls for new NHS approach to experimental cancer treatmentSat, 24 Feb 2018 06:53:56 GMT
    Former Northern Ireland secretary James Brokenshire has voiced support for Dame Tessa Jowell's calls to allow cancer patients to be free to take the risk of undergoing more experimental treatments on the NHS. The Old Bexley and Sidcup MP, who returned to Parliament on Tuesday after undergoing surgery for lung cancer, said it was time to "challenge the thinking" around ways to treat the disease. More...
  2. What the papers say - " February 24Sat, 24 Feb 2018 02:33:29 GMT
    The Sun says the 60-year-old's diagnosis came after routine tests were carried out when he went for a flu vaccination. Tomorrow's front page: Stephen Fry reveals he had surgery for prostate cancer after aggressive tumour found when he went for a flu jab https://t.co/FGDkPr0HzC pic.twitter.com/eWkO62zdHG Fry's revelation is also carried on the front of the Daily Mirror , alongside coverage of a vote by MPs in favour of opt-out automatic organ donation. More...
  3. Stephen Fry announced the condition in a video on his websiteFri, 23 Feb 2018 21:54:05 GMT
    Stephen Fry has received warm wishes from famous fans after he announced he had undergone surgery for prostate cancer in a plea for "men of a certain age" to get themselves tested. The 60-year-old TV presenter and comic announced on Friday that he had his prostate removed in January and that "it all seemed to go pretty well". More...
  4. Nasty flu season showing signs of winding down in USFri, 23 Feb 2018 19:24:56 GMT
    U.S. health officials on Friday said fewer visits to the doctor last week - 1 out of 16 - were for fever, cough and other flu symptoms than during the previous two weeks. The number of states reporting high patient traffic for the flu also dropped, to 39 from 43. Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say they're cautious about saying the flu season has peaked but called the downturn encouraging. More...
  5. Why millennials should care about Medicare right nowFri, 23 Feb 2018 14:40:37 GMT
    This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. Medicare provides basic health care to one out of six Americans, most of them 65 and older. More...
  6. 23 more flu deaths reported in South CarolinaFri, 23 Feb 2018 12:16:06 GMT
    The Department of Health and Environmental Control said Wednesday that the latest deaths bring the total in the state to 151 deaths since the flu season started in October. DHEC says more than 17,000 people were hospitalized with flu last week. More...
  7. Leading liberal policy group unveils - coverage for all' planFri, 23 Feb 2018 07:39:04 GMT
    A leading liberal policy group is raising the ante in the health care debate with a new plan that builds on Medicare to guarantee coverage for all. Called "Medicare Extra for All," the proposal Thursday from the Center for American Progress, or CAP, would provide a path toward universal health care coverage. More...
  8. MP tells of daughter's death from breast cancer during Commons debateFri, 23 Feb 2018 03:09:34 GMT
    An MP made an emotional Commons speech as she urged colleagues to join together to prevent any breast cancer deaths by 2050. Karen Lee's voiced cracked with emotion as she recalled an exchange with her daughter Lynsey Taylor, who died from breast cancer aged 35. Labour's Ms Lee told the Commons: "I used to say to her 'I've had so much of my life, more than you, I wish it could be me'. More...
Back Pain News
  1. The Many Treatments and Procedures for Younger Rejuvenated SkinWed, 21 Feb 2018 07:15:30 -0600
    We put our skin through a lot over the years, but there's a way to restore our skin back to looking its best with a number of skin treatments. There are treatments available that will remove damaged layers of skin, leaving your skin looking younger, fresher and healthier. Whether your facial problem is sun damage, sagging, thread veins, acne scars or just general ageing, there is a solution waiting for you. More...
  2. 5 Ways to Protect Your Skin From AgingMon, 19 Feb 2018 14:54:15 -0600
    You really don't want to get old, do you? But whether we like it or not, we are all going to be old someday. However, taking good care of your skin will make it look youthful and your admirers will have a difficult time guessing your real age. If you adhere to these five tips, you will not only have a radiant skin, but a glowing one. More...
  3. Say Goodbye to Those Undeserving Lines, TodaySat, 17 Feb 2018 09:38:07 -0600
    Anti-wrinkle creams are one of the best skin care products available in the market at the present time. However, at the very onset, we must know that these creams are very different from anti-aging creams/serums. An anti- aging cream is used to prevent the onset of wrinkles and lines before they even appear while anti-wrinkle creams work to reduce the appearance of the already formed lines on your face. More...
  4. Age-Reversing MiracleSat, 17 Feb 2018 09:38:05 -0600
    Serums are one of the most effective skin care products in the market today. Concentrated with active ingredients that help your skin to reverse the signs of aging to an extent, these serums are a miracle in their own right. However, these serums are vastly different from anti-aging creams, with the main difference being that the former is water-based whereas the latter is typically oil-based. More...
  5. Peptide CreamSat, 17 Feb 2018 09:36:17 -0600
    You all must have heard about the use of peptides in skin care products, almost every company that you know claims that they can do wonders in giving you that ultimate flawless skin. But what exactly is peptide actually is? And does it really have those marvelous effects on your skin as claimed by these companies? More...
  6. Non Surgical Nose Job Using a Dermal Filler To Reshape Crooked or Bumpy NosesWed, 14 Feb 2018 15:02:57 -0600
    Lots of people lack confidence because of the shape of their nose. A good-looking face is about balance and proportion, and as the nose is a central feature, it provides an aesthetic balance. The shape and size of your nose can have a massive effect on your overall appearance, and if it's not in proportion, or has bumps or depressions, then it can easily make you feel self-conscious. More...
Back Pain News
  1. The Many Treatments and Procedures for Younger Rejuvenated SkinWed, 21 Feb 2018 07:15:30 -0600
    We put our skin through a lot over the years, but there's a way to restore our skin back to looking its best with a number of skin treatments. There are treatments available that will remove damaged layers of skin, leaving your skin looking younger, fresher and healthier. Whether your facial problem is sun damage, sagging, thread veins, acne scars or just general ageing, there is a solution waiting for you. More...
  2. 5 Ways to Protect Your Skin From AgingMon, 19 Feb 2018 14:54:15 -0600
    You really don't want to get old, do you? But whether we like it or not, we are all going to be old someday. However, taking good care of your skin will make it look youthful and your admirers will have a difficult time guessing your real age. If you adhere to these five tips, you will not only have a radiant skin, but a glowing one. More...
  3. Say Goodbye to Those Undeserving Lines, TodaySat, 17 Feb 2018 09:38:07 -0600
    Anti-wrinkle creams are one of the best skin care products available in the market at the present time. However, at the very onset, we must know that these creams are very different from anti-aging creams/serums. An anti- aging cream is used to prevent the onset of wrinkles and lines before they even appear while anti-wrinkle creams work to reduce the appearance of the already formed lines on your face. More...
  4. Age-Reversing MiracleSat, 17 Feb 2018 09:38:05 -0600
    Serums are one of the most effective skin care products in the market today. Concentrated with active ingredients that help your skin to reverse the signs of aging to an extent, these serums are a miracle in their own right. However, these serums are vastly different from anti-aging creams, with the main difference being that the former is water-based whereas the latter is typically oil-based. More...
  5. Peptide CreamSat, 17 Feb 2018 09:36:17 -0600
    You all must have heard about the use of peptides in skin care products, almost every company that you know claims that they can do wonders in giving you that ultimate flawless skin. But what exactly is peptide actually is? And does it really have those marvelous effects on your skin as claimed by these companies? More...
  6. Non Surgical Nose Job Using a Dermal Filler To Reshape Crooked or Bumpy NosesWed, 14 Feb 2018 15:02:57 -0600
    Lots of people lack confidence because of the shape of their nose. A good-looking face is about balance and proportion, and as the nose is a central feature, it provides an aesthetic balance. The shape and size of your nose can have a massive effect on your overall appearance, and if it's not in proportion, or has bumps or depressions, then it can easily make you feel self-conscious. More...
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Health News
  1. Martin Shkreli controversies: A timeline of eventsFri, 23 Feb 2018 19:37:00 GMT
    Martin Shkreli, the former biotech CEO known for hiking up the price of a life-saving drug, was convicted on federal charges he deceived investors in a pair of failed hedge funds. More...
  2. Potentially toxic chemicals were found in e-cigarette vaperFri, 23 Feb 2018 18:20:00 GMT
    A significant number of e-cigarette devices produced aerosols with potentially dangerous levels of lead, as well as other metals like chromium, manganese, and nickel which could cause cancer. More...
  3. Young men's drinking tied to later liver disease riskFri, 23 Feb 2018 17:37:00 GMT
    Researchers found that a percentage of men who drank heavily in their younger years developed severe liver disease later in life. More...
  4. Nasty flu season showing signs of winding downFri, 23 Feb 2018 15:08:00 GMT
    U.S. health officials say fewer visits to the doctor last week 1 out of 16 were for fever, cough and other flu symptoms than during the previous two weeks. The number of states reporting high patient traffic for the flu also dropped, to 39 from 43. More...
  5. One-third of millennials brush teeth just once a day, study showsFri, 23 Feb 2018 15:06:00 GMT
    A new survey of 2000 people shows that 30% of millennials only brush their teeth once a day. More...
  6. Fake urine: Mississippi in legislative push to flush it awayFri, 23 Feb 2018 14:07:00 GMT
    Political and business leaders in Mississippi are working to pass a law that would flush fake urine down the toilet. The Mississippi Urine Trouble Act would ban the sale or use of synthetic human urine for the purposes of defrauding a drug test. More...
  7. YouTube star who claims veganism healed her breast cancer dies from diseaseThu, 22 Feb 2018 18:17:00 GMT
    Mari Lopez, who hosted a YouTube channel, died from breast cancer after claiming her vegan and spiritual lifestyle cured her of the disease. More...
CNN Health
  1. School shooting survivor: 'There's so many of us now'Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:56:07 GMT
    Four survivors of past school shootings open up about the "new normal" they faced and the challenges that come after such a tragic event, while leaving messages of hope for the students in Parkland, Florida. More...
  2. Inside the Texas school district that arms its teachersFri, 23 Feb 2018 18:46:37 GMT
    While the nation debates whether teachers should carry guns to protect students from armed intruders, the question's already settled in one Texas school district, where educators have had firearms on campus for years. More...
  3. Trump's language on shooter's mental health could be harmfulFri, 23 Feb 2018 02:49:59 GMT
    President Trump called the Parkland high school shooter a "sicko." Experts say this kind of language is harmful, and studies show that most people with mental illness are more likely to be victims, not perpetrators. More...
  4. Will a signal from the top mean more gun violence research?Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:33:14 GMT
    After previous mass shootings, Democratic lawmakers and victims' families have called for more restrictive gun laws and more research, but not much has changed. This time, though, the script is different -- leaving experts wondering whether it will matter. More...
  5. Dr. Sanjay Gupta: The epidemic of gun violence is treatableFri, 16 Feb 2018 15:25:21 GMT
    As a doctor who works at an international news network, I often see the worst stories of all. In Iraq and Afghanistan, the horrific realities of the battlefield are funneled and concentrated in the medical tents where I have reported for more than a decade. I have seen patients infected with Ebola in West Africa who dehydrate to death, with no treatment in sight. There are other stories I still can't talk about. More...
  6. Couple sues feds for thwarting their chance to foster refugee childrenFri, 23 Feb 2018 16:23:45 GMT
    A married lesbian couple in Texas was told they couldn't apply to foster refugee children because they don't "mirror the Holy Family." Now they're suing the government. More...
Pain Management News
  1. Watch Your Step - Here Is What You Need To Know About Plantar FasciitisWed, 21 Feb 2018 08:19:24 -0600
    Have you ever woken up in the morning and found that your feet are in agony when you walk to the bathroom? Then you may have plantar fasciitis. Here is a brief run down on what this condition is and how it can be treated. More...
  2. Military Personnel and Veterans Can Be Helped With Chiropractic CareMon, 05 Feb 2018 15:34:53 -0600
    Military personnel and veterans typically perform rigorous physical activity with their service. Although the Department of Defense and the Veterans Administration provide healthcare to members some types of health conditions seem to fall through the cracks. A recent research article details the value chiropractic care can provide for this unique patient population. This article will describe some health challenges that confront those in the Armed Forces and possible solutions. More...
  3. Total Knee Replacement - Benefits, Risks and Post Operative CareThu, 21 Dec 2017 08:19:16 -0600
    Total knee replacement surgery answers the debilitating conditions that threaten patients with movement restrictions and pain. Severely degenerated and damaged knees cause pain in the joints and make movement difficult. The condition grows worse progressively. More...
  4. The Alternative Path to Wellness - ChiropracticFri, 15 Dec 2017 09:51:23 -0600
    Chiropractic is noninvasive, natural, and drugless. Rather than rely on the medication as a crutch, they figure out how to fix the underlying root cause and allow your body to heal itself. More...
  5. The Lowdown on FibromyalgiaThu, 14 Dec 2017 11:32:26 -0600
    Wondering whether your symptoms could be a sign of fibromyalgia? This article will help you find out. More...
  6. Four Main Misconceptions of Orthopedic HealthFri, 08 Dec 2017 10:40:56 -0600
    Following an ankle sprain, you should go to a standardized and professional hospital. Here, you should get an examination to determine the overall condition, such as whether there is a fracture, whether the ligaments have damage, or whether the joint is dislocated. You should also maintain treatment and an established and adoptible method, along with rehabilitative therapy that involves ultrasound and electrotherapy equipment. You should also consider muscle strength and proprioception training. These types of treatments are not only truly sufficient as healing treatments, but can also prevent these injuries from reappearing in the future. More...