Study finds 53 medications that may become Ebola drugs
Study finds 53 medications that may become Ebola drugs December 18, 2014

A new study using high-speed technology hasfound 53 drugs already in use that may help combat Ebola.

Oral sunscreen at least as effective as lotions
Oral sunscreen at least as effective as lotions December 17, 2014

Dietary supplements are arguably more effective than topical products.

Opinion: First child dies from drinking liquid nicotine, new laws needed
Opinion: First child dies from drinking liquid nicotine, new laws needed December 16, 2014

After discovering a bottle of liquid nicotine, a one-year old child drank from it, and then died.

Candy canes, cookies and cake? Diabetes info: the Christmas edition
Candy canes, cookies and cake? Diabetes info: the Christmas edition December 14, 2014

Enjoy the festivities risk-free with a few simple lifestyle and dietary alterations this Christmas.

Food addictions to fat and sugar similar to cocaine and heroin in brain response
Food addictions to fat and sugar similar to cocaine and heroin in brain response December 12, 2014

Studies show food addictions may be real, and that consumption of fat and sugar may affect the brain in a manner similar to use of opiates.

Breast cancer patients may be receiving unnecessary radiation
Breast cancer patients may be receiving unnecessary radiation December 11, 2014

A new study says a shorter course of radiation treatment is just as effective for breast cancer patients.

Nursing homes receive no punishment while overdosing patients
Nursing homes receive no punishment while overdosing patients December 10, 2014

Nursing homes face little risk of prosecution for misuse of antipsychotic drugs.

Influenza vaccine is less effective this winter, warns CDC
Influenza vaccine is less effective this winter, warns CDC December 05, 2014

This season’s flue vaccine is not expected to adequately protect against the most common flu strains.

WHO accelerates Ebola treatment effort with clinical trial guidelines
WHO accelerates Ebola treatment effort with clinical trial guidelines November 15, 2014

The WHO has released its guidelines for Ebola treatment clinical trials and scientists are eager to begin working towards a cure.

Over 31,000 pounds of chicken products recalled for possible contamination
Over 31,000 pounds of chicken products recalled for possible contamination October 27, 2014

Murry’s Inc. is recalling nearly 32,000 pounds of chicken products shipped nationwide for possible contamination with Staphylococcal enterotoxins.