Tag: Health

staffFebruary 15, 2018

Ultra-processed foods linked to cancer

A link between highly processed foods and cancer has been suggested by French researchers. They classified foods including cakes, chicken ...

staffFebruary 3, 2018

Second baby hit by salmonella from Lactalis milk in Spain

A baby who drank milk produced by the French dairy giant Lactalis has been diagnosed with salmonella in the Spanish ...

staffFebruary 1, 2018

Institute says 25 more babies hit by salmonella found at Lactalis since 2006

Lactalis and that led to three dozen babies falling ill late last year, a French health research institute said Thursday. ...

staffJanuary 18, 2018

Cancer blood test enormously exciting

Scientists have taken a step towards one of the biggest goals in medicine – a universal blood test for cancer. ...

staffJanuary 12, 2018

Hyperactive brain networks can multiply fibromyalgia pain – Study

A new study reveals evidence that fibromyalgia patients have hypersensitive brain networks that multiply pain. Researchers at the University of ...

staffJanuary 11, 2018

Vaping a safer option, could help prevent smoking-related deaths – Study

New research published Thursday by New York University suggests vaping is a safer option than smoking cigarettes, and smokers switching ...

staffJanuary 5, 2018

Diabetics may often fare poorly in hospice care

Decisions about diabetes care can become harder as people age, and that may be especially true for those needing hospice ...

staffDecember 6, 2017

Babies’ brains damaged by pollution

Seventeen million babies under the age of one are breathing toxic air, putting their brain development at risk, the UN ...

staffNovember 12, 2017

Switching to whole grain pasta may reduce weight, risk for type 2 diabetes

Put down that forkful of perfectly twirled white spaghetti, and grab a plate of whole grain pasta instead. You’ll feel ...

staffNovember 4, 2017

New colon cancer breakthrough may lead to prevention

Researchers at the University of Warwick have found that a natural body process can cause inflammation, increasing the risk of ...