A study found the highest levels of cortisol in obese individuals under high stress. Cortisol is released when the body is stressed. It also regulates metabolism.
A chiropractor from Kansas has been faced with backlash with his solution to the problem of periods. On Mensez's Facebook page women has posted negative comments about his Mensez Adhesive Vaginal Lipstick.
Cancer treatment for brain tumours, prostate cancer and breast cancer, could be revolutionised in the UK. A new cancer treatment centre prepare to open in 2018.
Today’s guidelines are primarily aimed at teachers as well as social workers and the police to improve their responsiveness to child abuse. NICE said ‘We are saying err on the side of curiosity – it might be nothing but it might be something.’
The experimental vaccine is being developed by two London companies who are looking for 60 volunteers to start the clinical trials. The Phase 1 clinical trial is expected to be complete by summer 2018.
South Koreans ranked as the highest life expectancy in the world, and those in the United States were amongst the lowest where men and women are expected to live 79.5 and 83.3 years respectively.
Battle with current therapies that are limited for progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) in younger patients, this study provides a possible new avenue for treatment. Amidst significant risks of the study, it still shows promise to prevent progression for MS.
Smashing objects helps relieve stress and can be an alternate form of therapy. People put on protective gear, pick a weapon and choose the items they want to destroy.
The medical board cited abuse of care with six patients when they revoked his license.
France to cull 600,000 more ducks in fight against bird flu virus. The French government has promised that the farmers will be compensated.
Wild hippos are used to spending 16 hours a day in water, the pool helps with coordination in the water. It's one of the many activities to help Fiona grow and get stronger.
The study only included suicide attempts, not deaths. The new work makes an important contribution to identifying how laws limiting gay rights may affect psychological and physical health.
Breastfeeding helps a mother and a baby bond. It was very fortunate Sarah Boyle chose to breastfeed otherwise her illness may not have been discovered.
Just like the movie "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind", deleting bad memories can be possible. But researchers have suggested that society need to develop ethical policies around the potential use of memory deletion.
An accumulation number of older people come to represent an emerging frontier in the use of marijuana for medical purposes. Some nursing homes have turned to this alternative medication but some still use prescrilption drugs.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.