Superbugs thought to cause 23,000 deaths a year in the U.S. could be five-seven times higher. One million Americans experience complications from an antibiotic-resistant infection each year. These infections are most likely picked up in a hospital or clinic, and...
When 650 wellness experts from 50 nations gather to debate the future of wellness, a uniquely informed and global view of trends unfolds. That’s what transpired at the recent Global Wellness Summit (GWS), which brought together leaders from the...
Resolutions Are Not The Only Thing We Need To Be Worried About No, it is not raining flu, but the season is approaching it’s peak time. While many begin vaccinating for influenza in October, its worst outbreak is typically in...
HPV Vaccine Is Now Recommended For Ages 9 - 45. Gardasil 9, a cancer prevention vaccine protecting people from cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), received new guidelines from the FDA. The vaccine is now recommended for adults up...
CDC Recommends Getting Flu Shot by October 31, 2018 Flu season is almost upon us, and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) in the United States has issued a recommendation for all persons aged greater than six months who do...
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), healthcare workers are monitoring 1,000 people at this time during the newest Ebola outbreak in Congo. The epicenter of the newest outbreak is Beni, and where a medical quarantine has been set...
The Device University of Toronto Researchers Are Hoping Will One Day Make Perfect Skin A new, glue-gun-like 3D skin printer is making headlines. University of Toronto researchers has developed a handheld 3D skin printer that deposits even layers of skin...
Our diet has a huge effect on our overall health and physical state in general. There are certain foods that provide us with incredible health benefits, and one of those foods is turmeric. Not only can it help us...
Understanding Port Wine Stain Birthmarks Growing up, I thought my dad’s port wine stain birthmark was normal. It was simply explained to my siblings and I as a birthmark, and that was all we needed to know. Or more accurately,...
Do you have sharp, stabbing, or burning pain on the bottom of your foot or heel when you step out of bed in the morning? If you said yes, you could be one of the millions of Americans suffering...

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