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Bogus Cancer 'Treatment' Ad Accidentally Ends Up On Health Department Website - HuffPost South Africa

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Thu, 2018-06-21 23:41

HuffPost South Africa

Bogus Cancer 'Treatment' Ad Accidentally Ends Up On Health Department Website
HuffPost South Africa
The advert reportedly promised "alternative cancer chemo", saying "cancer is no longer a dead (sic) sentence", and reportedly linked out to CancerSA.net which promises alternative treatments, run by general practitioner Eugene Pretorius. The website ...

Categories: Cancer News

Take vitamin D during pregnancy; handling sports-related concussions - Hometown Focus

Vitamin Deficiency - Thu, 2018-06-21 23:27

Take vitamin D during pregnancy; handling sports-related concussions
Hometown Focus
Q: Should I take vitamin D while I'm pregnant? Should I give a supplement to my two-year-old? I hear conflicting reports on how necessary it is. — Claudia H., Mill Valley, California. A: Vitamin D deficiency is common in pregnant women, and if you ...

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The differences between bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder - Metro

Bipolar - Thu, 2018-06-21 23:15

Metro

The differences between bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder
Metro
When it comes to mental illness diagnoses, there are two that many people seem to mix up: borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder. This can be because symptoms can be quite similar – but the diagnoses are totally different. Borderline ...

Categories: Bipolar News

Jo Ann Towle: Can we talk about alcoholism and Anthony Bourdain? - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Alcoholism - Thu, 2018-06-21 23:15

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Jo Ann Towle: Can we talk about alcoholism and Anthony Bourdain?
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
I didn't know Anthony Bourdain, but felt like I did in one small important way. In him, I saw a drinking alcoholic with a front-stage vigorous attempt to do it successfully. His was a fantastic life-embracing show, with drinking taking a prominent role ...

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Categories: Alcoholism News

Daily briefing: Greek tragedy avoided, Airbus's Brexit, origins of alcoholism - Financial Times

Alcoholism - Thu, 2018-06-21 23:14

Financial Times

Daily briefing: Greek tragedy avoided, Airbus's Brexit, origins of alcoholism
Financial Times
How well did you keep up with the news this week? Take our quiz to find out. “The Greek crisis ends here tonight in Luxembourg.” After more than six hours of talks that stretched into the night, eurozone governments brokered a long-awaited and historic ...

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Categories: Alcoholism News

'They owe every man and woman suffering from infertility an apology': Viewers express fury over Weekend Sunrise's ... - Daily Mail

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-06-21 22:55

Daily Mail

'They owe every man and woman suffering from infertility an apology': Viewers express fury over Weekend Sunrise's ...
Daily Mail
Channel Seven viewers have expressed anger and disappointment over a panel discussion on Weekend Sunrise that comparing IVF to 'gambling addiction'. The offending segment, which aired on on Sunday, drew criticism on Facebook due to the perceived ...
Sunrise segment comparing IVF to “gambling addiction” has infuriated thousands of viewers.Mamamia

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Concerns Rise Over Negative Impact of HEV Light on Skin as Companies Delve Into Anti-Aging Therapeutics - BioSpace (press release) (blog)

Anti-Aging - Thu, 2018-06-21 22:24

BioSpace (press release) (blog)

Concerns Rise Over Negative Impact of HEV Light on Skin as Companies Delve Into Anti-Aging Therapeutics
BioSpace (press release) (blog)
The anti-aging movement is not only in cosmetics though. It can also be found in the world of biotech and pharma. Multiple companies are developing therapies that seek to stave off the effects of aging. The therapeutics are aimed at addressing some of ...

Categories: Anti-Aging

Inhaled nitric oxide may reduce kidney complications from heart surgery - EurekAlert (press release)

Heart Disease - Thu, 2018-06-21 22:18

EurekAlert (press release)

Inhaled nitric oxide may reduce kidney complications from heart surgery
EurekAlert (press release)
The risk of progressing to more serious kidney disease (Stage 3 Chronic Kidney Disease) was also reduced at 90 days, with a decrease from 33 percent in the placebo-treated patients to 21 percent in those who received nitric oxide. ... This study was ...

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Michelangelo Rucci's Adelaide Crows' mid-season report card: Season of promise has fallen away amid great mystery ... - The Advertiser

Vaccines and Vaccination - Thu, 2018-06-21 22:13

The Advertiser

Michelangelo Rucci's Adelaide Crows' mid-season report card: Season of promise has fallen away amid great mystery ...
The Advertiser
A grand finalist last season, the Crows have collapsed to an also-ran with a 6-7 win-loss count soured by four consecutive losses for the first time since 2011 and just one win in the six games before the mid-season bye. Why did this happen? What has ...

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Breakthrough study finds new mechanism explaining ketamine's antidepressant effects - New Atlas

Depression - Thu, 2018-06-21 20:48

Breakthrough study finds new mechanism explaining ketamine's antidepressant effects
New Atlas
A team at the University of Illinois at Chicago has uncovered a new mechanism that helps explain the remarkably rapid, and long-lasting, antidepressant effects of the controversial drug ketamine. The exciting research reveals the drug operates in a ...

Categories: Depression News

ASCI upholds complaints against 191 advertisements in March 2018 - Best Media Info

Athritis - Thu, 2018-06-21 20:28

Best Media Info

ASCI upholds complaints against 191 advertisements in March 2018
Best Media Info
This was followed by violations of the Drugs and Magic Remedies Act (DMR Act) and the Drugs and Cosmetics (D&C) Rules and advertisements which contravened various ASCI guidelines. ..... Successful treatment of diseases like kidney stone, arthritis.

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Lobo football player should remain in custody, prosecutors to recommend - Albuquerque Journal

Vaccines and Vaccination - Thu, 2018-06-21 20:05

Albuquerque Journal

Lobo football player should remain in custody, prosecutors to recommend
Albuquerque Journal
The woman reportedly saw Boyce with a gun and when he left the home, she heard gun shots and she, and police, later found multiple bullet holes in her car, the warrant states. ... Investigators say they have evidence Boyce has contacted one of the ...

Study: Seafood consumption tied to more sex and faster conception - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Omega 3 - Thu, 2018-06-21 19:48

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Study: Seafood consumption tied to more sex and faster conception
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
... be driven by improvements in semen quality, menstrual cycle function (e.g. increasing the likelihood of ovulation and levels of progesterone), and embryo quality as previous studies have observed these benefits with higher seafood and (omega-3 ...

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Legalization comes with risks: Doctors reminding public that health effects of cannabis use are real - CBC.ca

Marijuana Addiction - Thu, 2018-06-21 19:19

CBC.ca

Legalization comes with risks: Doctors reminding public that health effects of cannabis use are real
CBC.ca
Cannabis use is associated with a dampening or reduction in neurochemical systems in the brain, says Romina Mizrahi, head of the Focus on Youth Psychosis Prevention Clinic at the Toronto-based Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. The brains of ...

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Handcuffs, assaults, and drugs called 'vitamins': Children allege grave abuse at migrant detention facilities - CNN

Vitamins - Thu, 2018-06-21 19:02

CNN

Handcuffs, assaults, and drugs called 'vitamins': Children allege grave abuse at migrant detention facilities
CNN
Many also say they were forced to take pills that staffers called "vitamins," which they say were given to them without their or their parents' consent. Medical records filed as evidence show children were being injected with sedatives and ...

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The bajji at the bandiwallah can give you cancer - The Hans India

Trans Fatty Acids - Thu, 2018-06-21 18:57

The Hans India

The bajji at the bandiwallah can give you cancer
The Hans India
The use of dalda and vanaspati, cheap variants of hadrogenated vegetable cooking oil used in place of ghee and butter in India, in bakery items constitutes high percentage of trans fatty acid which develops blocks in veins of the heart and finally one ...

Charles Krauthammer's Quiet Contribution to Our Understanding of Bipolar Disease - Daily Beast

Bipolar - Thu, 2018-06-21 17:28

Daily Beast

Charles Krauthammer's Quiet Contribution to Our Understanding of Bipolar Disease
Daily Beast
The following year, Krauthammer published again, this time a deep dive into the epidemiology of bipolar disorder. It launched his career in psychiatry, which catapulted him to direct planning and psychiatric research in Washington, D.C., with the ...
Charles Krauthammer, conservative columnist and pundit, diesTampabay.com
Charles Krauthammer, influential conservative commentator, dies at 689News.com KUSA
Charles Krauthammer, Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and intellectual provocateur, dies at 68Washington Post
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Categories: Bipolar News

Concert Weekend: Outlaw Music Festival, Keith Urban, Sam Smith, Jill Scott, more... - The Morning Sun

Energy Medicine - Thu, 2018-06-21 17:20

Concert Weekend: Outlaw Music Festival, Keith Urban, Sam Smith, Jill Scott, more...
The Morning Sun
Willie Nelson's genre-blending Outlaw Music Festival heads outdoors this year, when he, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, The Head and the Heart and Old Crow Medicine Show play starting at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 24, at the DTE Energy Music ...

Repurposed drug gives woman with cancer the gift of life - WLS-TV

Alternative Cancer Treatment - Thu, 2018-06-21 16:37

WLS-TV

Repurposed drug gives woman with cancer the gift of life
WLS-TV
A Northwest Indiana woman told she may never get pregnant again after being diagnosed with cancer is beating the odds. She says it's all thanks to the ongoing research of drug repurposing to treat diseases with no cure. In this case, she calls it a ...

Categories: Cancer News

Pain medicine group cancels doctor training about marijuana - WTHR

Marijuana Addiction - Thu, 2018-06-21 16:32

Pain medicine group cancels doctor training about marijuana
WTHR
Part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, SAMHSA oversees more than $1 billion in grants to fight opioid addiction and is headed by Dr. Elinore McCance-Katz, who has been outspoken about the dangers of marijuana. She has opposed the ...

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