Portuguese kidney disease patient left with 'FROST' on his face

PORTUGUESE KIDNEY DISEASE PATIENT LEFT WITH 'FROST' ON HIS FACE

The man's white spots that covered his body are known medically as uremic frost, kidney specialists from just outside Lisbon in Portugal...

Pet owners are using their animals' drugs

PET OWNERS ARE USING THEIR ANIMALS' DRUGS

Vets often resort to prescribing human opioids to pets because only one is approved for animals. The FDA issued a plea to veterinarians...

 
 
 
Survive colon cancer by eating more Omega-3s, says new study

SURVIVE COLON CANCER BY EATING MORE OMEGA-3S, SAYS NEW STUDY

An observational study has concluded that increasing your intake of omega-3s found in oily fish can reduce your risk of dying from...

PARENTS! Stop letting your children use iPhones and iPads

PARENTS! STOP LETTING YOUR CHILDREN USE IPHONES AND IPADS

Every 30 minutes spent in front of a screen can delay speech development by 49 percent in children younger than two, claimed a team...

 
 
 
BASF-backed study links dietary omega-3 intake and NAFLD management

BASF-BACKED STUDY LINKS DIETARY OMEGA-3 INTAKE AND NAFLD MANAGEMENT

Eating more long-chain omega-3 fatty acids could help control non-alcoholic fatty liver disease , according to a meta-analysis of existing...

Contact Lens Stuck Under Woman's Eyelid for Years

CONTACT LENS STUCK UNDER WOMAN'S EYELID FOR YEARS

Doctors determined she had a cyst. When they removed it, the cyst broke open and revealed a hard contact lens, according to a paper...

 
 
 
Hong Kong Researchers Debut Novel Self-fitting Scaffold for Bone Regeneration

HONG KONG RESEARCHERS DEBUT NOVEL SELF-FITTING SCAFFOLD FOR BONE REGENERATION

Hong Kong Polytechnic University announced that researchers, led by Professor Hu Jinlian , Dr Xie Ruiqi from the Institute of Textiles...

Cynosure To Distribute Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen System in Aesthetics Market

CYNOSURE TO DISTRIBUTE NITROUS OXIDE AND OXYGEN SYSTEM IN AESTHETICS MARKET

Hologic's Cynosure division has entered into an agreement with Porter Instrument, a business unit of Parker Hannifin Corporation, for...

 
 
 
Caring for Parents After the Death of a Child

CARING FOR PARENTS AFTER THE DEATH OF A CHILD

Objectives: To describe the health outcomes of bereaved parents and identify practical strategies for critical care providers as they...

Coal Miners at High Risk of Developing Deadly Lung Fibrosis

COAL MINERS AT HIGH RISK OF DEVELOPING DEADLY LUNG FIBROSIS

Coal miners are at an increased risk of developing progressive massive fibrosis. Coal mine operators and coal miners need to be educated...

 
 
 
Patients are discussing their conditions online instead of seeking professional help, experts warn 

PATIENTS ARE DISCUSSING THEIR CONDITIONS ONLINE INSTEAD OF SEEKING PROFESSIONAL HELP, EXPERTS WARN 

Experts say web giants such as Facebook and Instagram had a 'moral duty' to help the 'cash strapped' NHS reach troubled young people...

NHS misses its two-week cancer referral target for first time ever

NHS MISSES ITS TWO-WEEK CANCER REFERRAL TARGET FOR FIRST TIME EVER

NHS figures also reveal the number of suspected cancer patients who start treatment within 62 days of GP referral dropped from 82.3...

 
 
 
Organ Donation Following Neurologic and Circulatory Determination of Death

ORGAN DONATION FOLLOWING NEUROLOGIC AND CIRCULATORY DETERMINATION OF DEATH

Objectives: To describe important considerations during the process of caring for critically ill children who may be potential organ...

Ancient stone carvings depict a massive comet strike 13,000 years ago that nearly made humans extinct

ANCIENT STONE CARVINGS DEPICT A MASSIVE COMET STRIKE 13,000 YEARS AGO THAT NEARLY MADE HUMANS EXTINCT

Ancient people left us a diary carved on stone pillars that talked of a cataclysmic asteroid strike 13,000 years ago that caused an...

 
 
 
Don't jack with nature: Electively shortening pregnancy causes higher risk of disease for the child

DON'T JACK WITH NATURE: ELECTIVELY SHORTENING PREGNANCY CAUSES HIGHER RISK OF DISEASE FOR THE CHILD

Expecting women, beware: Having your babies early can increase their risk of heart- and lung-related complications later in life. This...

US approves first generic competitor to Mylan's $600 EpiPen 

US APPROVES FIRST GENERIC COMPETITOR TO MYLAN'S $600 EPIPEN 

The US Food and Drug Administration granted approval to Israel-based Teva Pharmaceuticals to market its generic epinephrine auto-injector...

 
 
 
Bertolli Apologizes to Mamavation Community For Threatening to Sue

BERTOLLI APOLOGIZES TO MAMAVATION COMMUNITY FOR THREATENING TO SUE

Visit us at Mamavation.com for more updates, healthy tips and challenges. Last week, Bertolli threatened to sue Mamavation for reporting...

When It Comes To Online Dating, Men Peak At 50 - And Women At 18

WHEN IT COMES TO ONLINE DATING, MEN PEAK AT 50 - AND WOMEN AT 18

A new dating app study found that men peak when they're older and women when they're younger Today in news that's not at all surprising...

 
 
 
Meet Ari Adams! The ShiftCon CEO Setting the Table for the New Shift

MEET ARI ADAMS! THE SHIFTCON CEO SETTING THE TABLE FOR THE NEW SHIFT

Visit us at Mamavation.com for more updates, healthy tips and challenges. Ari Adams represents a shift in perspective. Platforms like...

Recent study finds that household cleaning chemicals decrease lung function over time

RECENT STUDY FINDS THAT HOUSEHOLD CLEANING CHEMICALS DECREASE LUNG FUNCTION OVER TIME

Being clean may do wonders for your health, but how you do it may leave you worse off. As has been suspected by researchers for a long...