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Research on mental health following environmental disasters soaring

New research led by the Yale School of Public Health finds that the number of studies on how environmental disasters affect mental health has increased dramatically and that they consistently find strong associ...

High-dose radiation a game changer in fighting deadly prostate cancer

(HealthDay)—In what might be a major breakthrough, researchers report that high doses of radiation dramatically prolonged survival in men battling an advanced and aggressive form of prostate cancer. This part...

Coming out about mental health on social media

Susanna Harris was sitting in her lab class for her graduate program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill when she received an email that told her she had failed what she describes as “the m...

Expert discusses surprising findings linking PTSD treatment with lower diabetes...

University of Virginia professor and clinical psychologist Peter Tuerk and his colleagues at Saint Louis University School of Medicine and the National Center for PTSD were surprised at the size of their findin...
Personal Health

24 times more potent as a chemotherapy drug: researchers now...

Australian scientists predict that personalized cancer therapy is a “Golden” future. They have developed molecules on a gold basis, which attack cancer cells in a targeted and have fewer side effect...

Alzheimer’s disease risk gene APOE4 impairs function of brain immune...

A study carried out with a new human stem cell-derived model reveals that the most prevalent genetic risk factor of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), apolipoprotein E4 (APOE4), impairs the function of human brain...

You have the makings of a hero? star and DRC...

In emergency situations, the first moments are often decisive, proper Action can save lives. So also you with the necessary heroes tool equipped, giving away the star coupons for 10 First-aid courses in Berlin,...

Fluoroquinolones: heart problems a result of antibiotics

For the first time, scientists have demonstrated that there is a connection between heart problems and commonly prescribed antibiotics from the group of fluoroquinolones. The greatest risk during their use and ...
Kids Health

After I Had a Baby, I Couldn't Recognize Myself

“This is not normal. I am not OK,” I sobbed into the phone in that heaving, full-body-cry kind of a way. My best friend, Mer, had called to check on me the day after I came home from the hospital with my da...

Celeb Moms Who Ate Their Own Placentas

Celebrity moms are all over this placenta-eating trend! Proponents of the trend believe that consuming this nutrient-rich organ helps prevent postpartum depression, boosts energy levels and increases breast-mil...

La La Anthony Is 'Completely Terrified' of Son Kiyan, 12,...

La La Anthony’s son, Kiyan, is growing up — and that “scares” the actress. “I’m terrified [of his teenage years],” the Power Playbook author, 38, told Us Weekly exclusi...

I Was a Suicidal Teen & This is What Changed...

When I read headlines about celebrities who have died by suicide, my first emotion isn’t sadness. It’s recognition — a gut-level click of understanding. My first thought? “I get it, friend....
Family Health

OutDaughtered Couple Talk 'Crazy' Mommy Shamers After One of the...

Adam and Danielle Busby of the hit TLC series OutDaughtered are committed to raising their quintuplets as individuals — even if that means splitting them up in school. “As the quints [4-year-old H...

Pregnant Ashley Graham Hilariously Shows Off Her Underwear as She...

Attention mamas-to-be out there, Ashley Graham needs your help! On Friday, Graham, who is expecting her first child with husband Justin Ervin, revealed in an Instagram video that she is in desperate need of mat...

Priyanka Chopra Jonas Says Having a Baby with Husband Nick...

Babies are on the brains of Priyanka Chopra Jonas and husband Nick Jonas. The actress, 37, opens up to Vogue India in her September cover story about the projected next steps in the couple’s relationship...

Parents Are Calling This Convertible Car Seat the “Car Seat...

You want the best of the best for your new baby, but figuring out what products are truly worth the money seems like nearly an impossible feat — especially when there are so many options available to us ...