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Eczema-stricken woman makes recovery by 'ditching steroid creams and showering once a WEEK'
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:49:19 GMT
From https:
Holly Broome, 24, of London, stopped using steroid creams and began no moisture therapy (NMT) in 2018. The graphic designer is not 'cured', but says her skin is finally under control.


Boy with 'dementia' recognises parents again after getting a chip implanted in his head
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:42:26 GMT
From https:
Harley Bond, five, from Sheffield, was diagnosed with Sanfilippo syndrome when he was three. Within months the youngster had forgotten his parents Wayne Bond, 47, and Emma Siddal, 38.


Rates of leading cause of blindness will almost DOUBLE in Europe by 2025
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:23:14 GMT
From https:
Researchers from Bonn University in Germany said ageing populations meant 15 per cent more people across Europe would suffer from age-related macular degeneration in 30 years' time.


APS399 headset claims to treat insomnia by zapping the brain
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:22:33 GMT
From https:
The portable gadget targets the brain's hypothalamus region with electrical currents to promote a better night's sleep. It will be available to people in the UK next year.


Controversial CRISPR gene-editing tool could be used to detect viruses
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:22:21 GMT
From https:
Researchers from the Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, trained a tiny molecule to react when it detected traces of a virus and it could work on a single drop of blood.


Three-year-old escapes death after knitting needle penetrated her BRAIN
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:38:13 GMT
From https:
Despite 'severe damage', the youngster had no actual injury to the brain. After two weeks in hospital in Utah, she was discharged and made a full recovery, doctors said.


Humans have 1 in 14,000 chances of going extinct next year - more than getting struck by lightning
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:05:53 GMT
From https:
Experts found humans have a better chance of going extinct than an individual has at being struck by lightning. The study found there is a 1 in 14,000 humans will die-off next year.


Meditation could make you less error-prone: 20-minutes of the technique 'boosts brain activity'A
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 10:26:37 GMT
From https:
Michigan State University experts scanned the brains of participants while they took a computer test. Half had been through one session of meditation - a trendy practice loved by Gwyneth Paltrow.


Hiccups may be KEY to brain development in babies
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 09:57:43 GMT
From https:
Hiccups cause a sudden movement of the diaphragm, so the brainwaves may train babies how to control this muscle, say researchers from University College London.


Student left fighting for life after being struck with deadly meningitis he mistook for a hangover
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 08:30:51 GMT
From https:
Matthew Griffin, of Stourport-on-Severn, woke up with a migraine and was vomiting. His parents found him lying unconscious on the kitchen floor and he was rushed to hospital.


Expert assesses possible health benefits of a selection of hot chocolates
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 07:31:52 GMT
From https:
Manufacturers have focused on adding health benefits to our favourite hot chocolate drink. The best was Cacao Superpowder which received the best score of 9/10.


Vaper, 16, suffers life-threatening lung inflammation
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 07:31:26 GMT
From https:
Ewan Fisher, 19, from Nottingham, was rushed to A&E after vomiting a neon green liquid and gasping for breath just four months after taking up vaping. He was put on life support when his lungs failed.


Commonly prescribed anti-inflammatory 'may increase the risk of diabetes'
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 07:27:03 GMT
From https:
Prednisolone was given to a group of men in a study led by Sapienza University of Rome. Their blood sugar regulation was impaired as a result. It could lead to insulin resistance.


Me and my operation: How a high-speed water jet shrank my enlarged prostate
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 01:20:19 GMT
From https:
Paul Griffiths, 67, a semi-retired estimating engineer from Keynsham, near Bristol had a urinary problem caused by an enlarged prostate. It was treated using a high-speed water jet.


Why the colour of medication can make us believe it is more effective
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 01:19:00 GMT
From https:
Colour has a significant psychological impact on our everyday lives. It can affect how effective we think medication is, and the ability to learn and be happy according to a new initiative.


Patients call on Government to implement helpline to tackle the addiction of prescription pills
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 01:16:37 GMT
From https:
Niki Jones, Stevie Lewis and Tony Preece each found their way into the hell of drug dependency, as a result of medication they'd been prescribed by their doctors.


Could a MMR vaccine injected into warts be the answer to banishing unsightly skin growths?
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 01:16:16 GMT
From https:
New wart treatment involves injecting the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine into warts which could banish the skin growths for good. The patients would receive four doses of it.


Ask the GP: Is my cold to blame for my lack of smell? A
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 01:16:06 GMT
From https:
The Daily Mail's resident doctor answers your health concerns in his weekly column. Today he addresses loss of smell and a Baker's cyst.


Children do an hour less of exercise each day by the time they finish primary school
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:29:56 GMT
From https:
Youngsters in Year One exercise for 472.6 minutes a week, on average. This drops to just 408.9 minutes for children in Year Six, according to the British Heart Foundation-funded research.


Thousands of women's lives 'could be at risk from ovarian cancer'
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:28:54 GMT
From https:
Amy Van Wyk, 37, from Epsom in Surrey, admitted she never thought it would be ovarian cancer when she started needing to urinate more often - another sign of ovarian cancer.


Six children are hospitalised with pneumonia EVERY HOUR
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:28:15 GMT
From https:
Emergency admissions have risen more than 50 per cent over the last decade, with 56,000 British children hospitalised with the condition last year.


Girl, 5, was left unrecognisable after being set on fire by a candle and left in a coma for a month
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:04:31 GMT
From https:
Little Gianna was set on fire by a scented candle in her grandmother's house in Algonac, Michigan. Her mother said the youngster was wrapped in bandages and 'unrecognisable' when she arrived at hospital.


Leading GPs call for mandatory home visits to be scrapped
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 08:42:59 GMT
From https:
Under current rules, GPs are required to take call-outs when patients claim they are too ill to make it to hospital. But the Kent local medical committee (LMC), wants this changed in GP contracts.


Gates backs Mail on jabs: Microsoft founder joins fight after witnessing horror measles inflicts
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 07:55:17 GMT
From https:
The billionaire American Microsoft founder (pictured in Nigeria) says people have forgotten the death and devastation wreaked by diseases such as measles, polio and pneumonia.


How to stop throwing away your veggies and fruit
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Does your spring mix, spinach, bananas and other fruits and veggies go bad before you get to eat them? Stop wasting your food (and money) with these tips.


Double lung transplant needed after vaping related injury
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Doctors at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit performed what they believe is the first double lung transplant in the US for a male patient whose lungs were irreparably damaged after vaping, according to the hospital.


Vaping linked to teenager's life-threatening lung inflammation
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
The fluid in e-cigarettes could cause a potentially life-threatening lung condition in some people, British doctors have warned, after a 16-year-old boy suffered respiratory failure in a rare case that has been linked to vaping.


Asthma can turn deadly in rare cases. Here's how
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
While most parents see asthma as a major cause of missed time from school and work, some might not realize that severe asthma attacks, which require emergency room visits and hospitalizations, can be fatal. Still, deaths due to asthma are rare.


A doctor is accused of performing hysterectomies and other unnecessary medical procedures on patients without their consent
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
A Virginia doctor has been arrested after he was accused of performing hysterectomies and other unnecessary medical procedures on patients without their consent, according to a federal affidavit.


Using weed regularly raises the risk of heart problems for young people, studies find
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
Younger people with cannabis use disorder are at an increased risk of heart rhythm problems, according to a new presentation at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. A second presentation says that young people who use weed frequently are at a higher risk for stroke.


Your hatred of heart-healthy veggies could be genetic
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
If certain vegetables make your mouth turn sour, you could be a "super-taster:" a person with a genetic predisposition to taste food differently.


This Army veteran is helping to take the fight to lung cancer
Date: 0
From rss.cnn
An Army combat veteran who is facing the fight of her life has joined forces with a former NFL player to raise awareness in the battle against lung cancer.


Solid Biosciences gene therapy trial put on hold by FDA
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 07:04:11 -0500
From feeds.reuters
Solid Biosciences Inc said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has put on hold a trial testing its gene therapy for a muscle-wasting disorder.


Japan Tobacco halves price of reduced-risk cigarette starter kit
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 02:49:30 -0500
From feeds.reuters
Japan Tobacco is halving the price of starter kits for its Ploom S reduced-risk cigarettes, as it struggles to compete against rival Philip Morris International.


Vaping nearly killed me, says British teenager
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:36:21 GMT
From https:
Vaping caused a catastrophic reaction in Ewan Fisher's lungs that meant he could not breathe.

Some people 'genetically wired' to avoid some vegetables
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 10:43:09 GMT
From https:
An inherited gene makes certain healthy foods taste exceptionally bitter and unpleasant, according to researchers.

Project Nightingale: Google accesses trove of US patient data
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:02:07 GMT
From https:
The tech giant has struck a deal with huge US health firm Ascension, giving it access to the records.

Cancer patient is first in Wales to get gene treatment
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 09:23:36 GMT
From https:
John Davies' blood cells will be genetically modified in a US lab in the hope of curing him.

Google mining personal health data raises "significant" privacy concerns
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:43:04 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Tech behemoth is reportedly sharing information with Ascension, a health system that includes over 2,600 hospitals and health care centers