The new virus, which was discovered in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, belongs in the same lar...
The new virus, which was discovered in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, belongs in the same large family of coronaviruses that includes Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), which killed nearly 800 people globally during a 2002/03 outbreak that also started in China.
Authorities around the world including in the United States, Thailand and South Korea have stepped up monitoring of travelers from Wuhan as part of their efforts to prevent the disease from spreading.
The Wuhan Municipal Health Commission (WMHC) said on Saturday the four new individuals diagnosed with the new virus are in stable condition, adding it has confirmed 45 cases in the city as of Thursday.More on Pneumonia
By many objective measures, the lives of women in the United States have improved over the past t...
By many objective measures, the lives of women in the United States have improved over the past thirty-five years, wrote the authors of an analysis of General Social Survey data a decade ago, as the oldest members of Generation X entered middle age.
The year I was born, Gail Sheehy published the mega-bestseller Passages, which took seriously both mens and womens midlife reckoning with their mortality and described predictable phases of life in the manner of the terrible twos, with tags including Trying 20s and Forlorn 40s.
We generally incur this double whammy precisely while hitting peak stress in both career and child-raising; in 2017, a major Gallup poll found that the two biggest stressors women reported were work and children, with a compounding effect on those having both.More on Insomnia
The Save Our Future Now Foundation, an NGO, says that women with multiple sexual partners have hi...
The Save Our Future Now Foundation, an NGO, says that women with multiple sexual partners have higher risks of cervical cancer.
Its Programme Coordinator, Mrs Tosin Ogunshile said this while speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Ibadan.
Ogunkile said that having multiple sexual partners predisposes women to become infected with Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) which is the commonest cause of cervical cancer.More on Cervical Cancer
Aspects of modern life that may promote hemorrhoids include increased consumption of processed fo...
Aspects of modern life that may promote hemorrhoids include increased consumption of processed foods, a sedentary lifestyle and using cell phones while defecating, which translates to much more time spent on the toilet.
Typically, the presenting symptom is painless rectal bleeding associated with bowel movements, usually appearing as bright red blood on the toilet paper or coating the stool.
(A national survey found that overall dietary quality improved modestly in children and adolescents in the United States from 1999 to 2012 but remained far below optimal.38) Practitioners need to carefully assess hemorrhoidal symptoms and complete any necessary screening tests before establishing a diagnosis.More on Hemorrhoids
Poison singer Bret Michaels has released a statement pertaining to his health, letting fans know ...
Poison singer Bret Michaels has released a statement pertaining to his health, letting fans know that he will be undergoing procedures to repair a torn rotator cuff and to remove skin cancer, which was recently detected through a biopsy.
The rocker is notoriously always on the road and he confessed that this recent news will indeed affect his schedule at the beginning of the year as he plays "a few less solo shows and special events" while focusing on his health.
This year is expected to be a big one for both Michaels and Poison, who are featured on "The Stadium Tour" headlined by Motley Crue alongside Def Leppard, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts as well as the newly-announced addition to the bill, Tuk Smith & The Restless Hearts.More on Skin Cancer