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...
A call for change in hospital cleaning and patient protection measures.  Do you know someone who has been in the hospital recently, or have you been in a hospital bed? Most of us have or will visit a hospital every...
New solutions on the horizon to fight infection It is estimated that superbugs, antibiotic-resistant bacteria, will kill 10 million people annually by the year 2050, costing the global economy $100 trillion. Today, in 2018, 2 million people in the United...
Why Your Skin Is a Vital Part Of Your Health “You can’t walk on planet earth without your terrestrial space suit,” stated Dr. Peter Elias, an authority when it comes to the skin and its outermost layer the stratum corneum....

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