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Civil Rights Icon Rep. John Lewis To Seek Treatment For Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer

Civil Rights Icon Rep. John Lewis To Seek Treatment For Stage IV Pancreatic Cancer

Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) announced Sunday that he is seeking treatment after being diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer. “While...
Kids with Asthma and Mental Health Issues Need Close Follow-Up

Kids with Asthma and Mental Health Issues Need Close Follow-Up

A new study finds that children with asthma have a higher likelihood of also suffering from anxiety and depression. Moreover, when all three conditions are present, patients are almost twice...

The FDA Is Weighing Final Approval on a Treatment for Peanut Allergies in Children and Teens

Peanut allergy is the most common food allergy in the United States, and about 1.6 million children and teenagers would be eligible for the medication.
Find Recovery Tools Using Google's Resources on Opioid Addiction

Find Recovery Tools Using Google's Resources on Opioid Addiction

This week, the Sackler family and Purdue Pharma, makers of Oxycontin, agreed to at least $12 billion in settlements over the company’s role in the opioid crisis, though without admitting any actual

Google bans ads for unproven medical treatments

In an attempt to remain trustworthy, Google will no longer allow ads for "unproven or experimental medical techniques." Under the new Healthcare and medicines policy, the company will prohibit
Treatment for PTSD May Lower Risk of Diabetes

Treatment for PTSD May Lower Risk of Diabetes

New research suggests successful treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may bring a double benefit as treatment was associated with a 49 percent lower risk of type 2 diabetes. “Some...

Doctors Are Now Prescribing House Plants for Anxiety and Depression

An innovative new Rx from U.K. doctors: a trip to the garden store.
Working With Animals Can Increase Risk of Depression, Anxiety and Suicide

Working With Animals Can Increase Risk of Depression, Anxiety and Suicide

“Talking about veterinarian suicide certainly gets people to pay attention, but it does not tell the whole, nuanced story about what may be contributing to poor well-being in this population,”...
Generic Version of Life-Saving EpiPen for Children Is Finally Hitting the Shelves

Generic Version of Life-Saving EpiPen for Children Is Finally Hitting the Shelves

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, an Isreali drug maker, has announced that a generic version of EpiPen for kids is now available in pharmacies at $300 for a two-pack of the life-saving treatment.Read
UK Study Suggests High Rates of Mental Illness, Drug Problems in Homeless Population

UK Study Suggests High Rates of Mental Illness, Drug Problems in Homeless Population

A new U.K. study finds alarming evidence of severe mental health problems, drug and alcohol dependence, and high rates of hepatitis C among those in the homeless population. Researchers from...
New Eating Disorders App Teaches Normal Eating Behavior

New Eating Disorders App Teaches Normal Eating Behavior

Swedish researchers have developed a pioneering method to help people with anorexia learn to eat again. The scientists take the position that eating disorders should be considered just that —...
Genetic Liability for Major Depression Ups Risk of Suicide Attempts

Genetic Liability for Major Depression Ups Risk of Suicide Attempts

A new study has discovered that a genetic predisposition for major depression also increases an individual’s risk for a suicide attempt. The finding of a shared genetic link between suicide...
Study: OCD Research Needs to Focus on the Patients Themselves

Study: OCD Research Needs to Focus on the Patients Themselves

In a new paper published in the journal, Clinical Psychology Review, psychology researchers assert that scientific research into obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) has become further and further
Lion Has Radition Treatment For Skin Cancer At a Private Human Hospital In Africa

Lion Has Radition Treatment For Skin Cancer At a Private Human Hospital In Africa

A lion, named Chaos, at Lory Park Zoo and Owl Sanctuary in South Africa, started undergoing cancer treatment this week. The treatment was received at a private hospital in South Africa - and he was
How To Treat An Hamster With a Broken Leg

How To Treat An Hamster With a Broken Leg

This video can help hamster owners to treat their pet in case they have a broken leg. So simple and effective. Submitted by: (via dubaikennelscattery) Tagged: treatment , broken leg , hamster , Video
Study: Severely Depressed Patients Should Consider Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation

Study: Severely Depressed Patients Should Consider Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation

Adults with severe forms of depression should consider non-surgical brain stimulation as an alternative or add-on treatment, according to a new study published in The BMJ. Severe depression is a...
Virtual Reality: New Therapy for Neurological Disorders

Virtual Reality: New Therapy for Neurological Disorders

Emerging technology in the form of virtual reality (VR) may provide a new tool to aid treatment for neurological disorders such as autism, schizophrenia and Parkinson’s disease. A recent study...

The Ultimate Guide to Buying CBD Oil for Inflammation

For as long as we can remember, illnesses and diseases were treated with traditional medications, but with the age of technological advances, we’ve progressed to a world where there are modern-day
Deep Brain Stimulation Eases Specific OCD Symptoms

Deep Brain Stimulation Eases Specific OCD Symptoms

A new U.K. study published in the journal Biological Psychiatry finds that patients with severe obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) experienced significant relief after undergoing deep brain