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  • Sleep deprivation can effectively treat depression, says study - Business Standard September 23, 2017
    Business StandardSleep deprivation can effectively treat depression, says studyBusiness StandardSleep deprivation — administered in controlled settings — may rapidly reduce symptoms of depression, a study claims. Researchers found that partial sleep deprivation — sleeping for three to four hours followed by wakefulness for 20-21 hours — was ...Sleep Deprivation Is Surprisingly Effective as an AntidepressantScienceAlertSleep […]
  • Ottawa County Health Department schedules flu vaccine clinics - Miami News Record September 23, 2017
    Miami News RecordOttawa County Health Department schedules flu vaccine clinicsMiami News RecordThe Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) and Ottawa County Health Department recommend flu vaccination every year for everyone 6 months of age and older. Staff Report | news@miaminewsrecord.com. MIAMI - The Ottawa County Health ...Flu shot clinics Saturday in Hampton and NorfolkDaily PressFlu begins […]
  • New Fingerprint Test Can Detect Cocaine Use In Seconds - Forbes September 23, 2017
    ForbesNew Fingerprint Test Can Detect Cocaine Use In SecondsForbesI cover breaking news in medicine, med tech and public health Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Tweet This. Cocaine users excrete trace amounts of the compounds, benzoylecgonine and methylecgonine, as they metabolize cocaine.New Fingerprint Test Can Detect Cocaine Use in MinutesPsychCentral.comNew drug test can […]
  • She chose to die so she could give birth. Now her newborn is dead, too. - Albany Times Union September 23, 2017
    Albany Times UnionShe chose to die so she could give birth. Now her newborn is dead, too.Albany Times UnionFILE - This October 2013 family photo shows Carrie DeKlyen and husband Nick DeKlyen in Grand Rapids, Mich. Carrie DeKlyen, who sacrificed the chance to prolong her life to give birth to her sixth child, Life ... […]
  • Men With Wide And Square Faces More Likely To Cheat: Study - Tech Times September 23, 2017
    Tech TimesMen With Wide And Square Faces More Likely To Cheat: StudyTech TimesPeople whose face is wider and shorter as well as more square have higher sex drive. What are the physical traits of men comfortable with the idea of casual sex? ( Pixabay ). The size and shape of the face may predict a […]
  • West Nile virus has killed 8 Californians this year. In parts of LA County, the risk is especially high - Los Angeles Times September 23, 2017
    Los Angeles TimesWest Nile virus has killed 8 Californians this year. In parts of LA County, the risk is especially highLos Angeles TimesJulie Shepherd ended up in the hospital earlier this month after her neighbor found her on the floor of her West Covina home, unable to move. Shepherd, 84, was paralyzed and had lost […]
  • Meth in Your 7-Up: Here Are the Symptoms to Look Out For in Contaminated Mexican Soda - Newsweek September 23, 2017
    NewsweekMeth in Your 7-Up: Here Are the Symptoms to Look Out For in Contaminated Mexican SodaNewsweekHealth authorities have issued a warning to Americans traveling to Mexico, after methamphetamine was found in bottles of 7-Up. According to a Friday press release from medical nonprofit Banner Health, the bottles of 7-Up contaminated with the drug were ...There's Meth-Laced […]
  • 'Super malaria' spreads in South East Asia - UPI.com September 22, 2017
    UPI.com'Super malaria' spreads in South East AsiaUPI.comMalaria is one of the most common infectious diseases in the world, according to the World Health Organization. By Amy Wallace | Sept. 22, 2017 at 2:44 PM. Follow @upi. Comments 0 Comments. share with facebook. share with twitter. Comments ...Scientists Warn Of Global Threat Of 'Super Malaria'NDTVScientists see global […]
  • Public should've been notified of Flint legionella in June 2014, expert says - MLive.com September 22, 2017
    MLive.comPublic should've been notified of Flint legionella in June 2014, expert saysMLive.comFLINT, MI - Flint residents and hospitals should have been notified of an outbreak in legionella cases and prevented patients from using the city's water in June 2014 - over a year before public health officials issued a warning - an expert testified ...Ex-official: […]
  • New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains - BBC News September 21, 2017
    BBC NewsNew antibody attacks 99% of HIV strainsBBC NewsScientists have engineered an antibody that attacks 99% of HIV strains and can prevent infection in primates. It is built to attack three critical parts of the virus - making it harder for HIV to resist its effects. The work is a collaboration between ...Study: HIV Prevention […]