Rizzo is a Utah zoo polar bear, which has been with the establishment for five years. The 19-year old polar bear has been euthanized due to kidney failure.
A recent study conducted by a team of researchers from the University of Eastern Finland found that an Alzheimer's disease medication, in particular sedatives like benzodiazepines, increases pneumonia risk for patients. The findings raise the reminder of being more mindful in giving prescriptions to patients while considering the risks and benefits.
Eight death penalty inmates are set for execution the day after Easter. The reason? Lethal injection drugs that are nearly expired.
A packet of organic salad are now in recall when a decomposed bag is found inside on of the salad bags in a Walmart in Florida.
Selena Gomez who executive produced the hit series in Netflix 13 Reasons Why got a matching tattoo with some of the show's cast. Their recognition of mental health continues as they chose a semi-colon design for the tattoo that symbolizes mental health awareness.
Engineer Yi Hong is developing a new treatment for the vascular anomalies in childhood by 3D printing blood vessels. The promising technology will help many children who have to undergo multiple invasive surgeries for every graft.
Economists from the University of Sheffield found in their study the negative social media effects on youth. The more time children spend on platforms like Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat and WhatsApp, findings found the less happy they feel about certain domains in their life and life overall.
Could a flu pandemic happen again and hit humanity like it never happened before? Projections that this generation might face The Big One warns everyone to prepare for the worst including being aware of its impact and what to do about it.
The Honey Boo Boo now and then transformation has been inspired by her mother Mama June Shannon's weight loss. Now, the rest of the family have joined into the quest for a healthier lifestyle and even Pumpkin is in tow.
Christina DePino thought the severe itching she felt was a normal symptom of pregnancy. Luckily she had gone to a checkup before things turned for the worse as she found out she could have given birth to a premature or stillborn baby and then shares awareness of cholestasis of pregnancy causes.
Researchers from the University of California developed a drug that may do a reversal for Type 2 Diabetes. The diabetes treatment new developments make use of the inhibition of an enzyme LMPTP restore the insulin sensitivity of diabetics.
Implants on paralyzed man for eight years allowed him to send signals from his brain to his arm and shoulders.
Musician Barry Manilow talks about his sexuality for the first time in years.
CDC warns the American public about the high prevalence of HPV among adults.
A researcher came up with the nutritional value of the human body in order to understand better the purpose of ancient cannibalism.
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.