Coronavirus pandemic has driven a spike in drug overdose deaths in more than 40 US states

CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC HAS DRIVEN A SPIKE IN DRUG OVERDOSE DEATHS IN MORE THAN 40 US STATES

A new report reveals that 42 US states are reporting an increase in opioid-related fatalities. Counties in states such as California...

Coronavirus infection rates, cases and deaths on Tuesday, Sept 29

CORONAVIRUS INFECTION RATES, CASES AND DEATHS ON TUESDAY, SEPT 29

The council areas of Anglesey, Carmarthenshire, Conwy, Denbighshire, and Flintshire are now all 'areas of concern'

 
 
 
Preventing Heart Disease can Help Keep More People Employed, Save Billions for the Economy

PREVENTING HEART DISEASE CAN HELP KEEP MORE PEOPLE EMPLOYED, SAVE BILLIONS FOR THE ECONOMY

On world heart day, employers are urged to invest in their staff's heart health as preventing coronary heart disease could save billions...

Wearable Sensor to Help Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients

WEARABLE SENSOR TO HELP INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE PATIENTS

A wearable sensor developed by researchers has the ability to detect two biomarkers in the swear to help people with inflammatory bowel...

 
 
 
FBI arrests Atlanta Black Lives Matter fraudster for stealing $200,000 in donations

FBI ARRESTS ATLANTA BLACK LIVES MATTER FRAUDSTER FOR STEALING $200,000 IN DONATIONS

The FBI has arrested an Atlanta-area Black Lives Matter activist, alleging that he's spent more than $200,000 in donations from supporters...

Intermittent fasting diets like Jennifer Aniston's do NOT work, study finds

INTERMITTENT FASTING DIETS LIKE JENNIFER ANISTON'S DO NOT WORK, STUDY FINDS

Over the 12 weeks of the University of California, San Francisco study, everyone lost weight, whether or not they fasted. But no one...

 
 
 
The shocking reasons why thousands of young men are resorting to Viagra

THE SHOCKING REASONS WHY THOUSANDS OF YOUNG MEN ARE RESORTING TO VIAGRA

A recent survey of 5,000 people carried out for Upjohn, the maker of Viagra Connect, found that 18 per cent of 18-24-year-old men had...

Time-Restricted Eating: Any Better Than All-Day Eating?

TIME-RESTRICTED EATING: ANY BETTER THAN ALL-DAY EATING?

Time-restricted eating - a type of intermittent fasting - proved no better for weight loss than eating consistent meals throughout...

 
 
 
People who regularly use acid reflux drugs are 24% more likely to develop type 2 diabetes

PEOPLE WHO REGULARLY USE ACID REFLUX DRUGS ARE 24% MORE LIKELY TO DEVELOP TYPE 2 DIABETES

A new study from The Seventh Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University found that regular PPI-use was linked to a 24% increased...

US teens are twice as likely to catch coronavirus as younger kids, CDC finds

US TEENS ARE TWICE AS LIKELY TO CATCH CORONAVIRUS AS YOUNGER KIDS, CDC FINDS

Older and Latinx children were each about twice as likely to be diagnosed with coronavirus than were younger kids or those of other...

 
 
 
ECMO Survival Rate 'Reasonable' in COVID-19

ECMO SURVIVAL RATE 'REASONABLE' IN COVID-19

Most patients who require extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for severe COVID-19 survive, according to an international registry. Estimated...

Brain-Eating Amoeba in Texas City's Tap Water

BRAIN-EATING AMOEBA IN TEXAS CITY'S TAP WATER

Lake Jackson issued a "do not use water order" and requested an emergency declaration from the state.

 
 
 
Pubs, bars and restaurants were to blame for only 3% of all coronavirus outbreaks last week

PUBS, BARS AND RESTAURANTS WERE TO BLAME FOR ONLY 3% OF ALL CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAKS LAST WEEK

Public Health England data reveals that schools saw the most respiratory disease outbreaks - including Covid-19 - at 44 per cent. Pubs...

COVID-19 patients are now three times less likely to have highly infectious levels of the virus

COVID-19 PATIENTS ARE NOW THREE TIMES LESS LIKELY TO HAVE HIGHLY INFECTIOUS LEVELS OF THE VIRUS

A new study from Wayne State University found that 25% of hospitalized coronavirus patients had low levels of the virus in April compared...

 
 
 
Some MS Drugs Linked With Worse COVID-19 Outcomes

SOME MS DRUGS LINKED WITH WORSE COVID-19 OUTCOMES

Two reports presented at MS Virtual 2020, a joint meeting of ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS, provided an early look at relationships between anti-CD20...

Vitamin D Cuts SARS-CoV-2 Infection Rate by Half

VITAMIN D CUTS SARS-COV-2 INFECTION RATE BY HALF

Evidence showing vitamin D lowers your risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection, hospitalization, severe complications and death continues to mount....

 
 
 
Curfews, open borders and second waves: DR ELLIE CANNON answers your questions on coronavirus

CURFEWS, OPEN BORDERS AND SECOND WAVES: DR ELLIE CANNON ANSWERS YOUR QUESTIONS ON CORONAVIRUS

DR ELLIE CANNON: The Mail on Sunday's GP discusses the impact of going home at 10pm, international travel and more in this week's column.

BOMBSHELL: FBI knew sub-source for Steele dosser was a Russian operative, but they lied to FISA court anyway

BOMBSHELL: FBI KNEW SUB-SOURCE FOR STEELE DOSSER WAS A RUSSIAN OPERATIVE, BUT THEY LIED TO FISA COURT ANYWAY

Four years after the Obama-led deep state launched a ‘denial' operation to keep then-GOP nominee Donald Trump out of the White House...

 
 
 
Pets can Boost Your Mental Health During Lockdown

PETS CAN BOOST YOUR MENTAL HEALTH DURING LOCKDOWN

Having a pet is linked to maintaining better mental health and reducing loneliness during COVID-19 lockdown, reports a new study.

Even If Hips, Legs Slims Down, Belly Fat a Danger

EVEN IF HIPS, LEGS SLIMS DOWN, BELLY FAT A DANGER

Even if other areas of the body are in good shape, once fat starts to accumulate in the belly region, the risk of dying an early death...