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Historias sobre Salud

Ago 02 2018

Man’s limbs amputated after dog licks lead to blood infection

It's not clear which dog was carrying the bacteria. His case is particularly unlucky because for the infection to be passed on the dog usually has to bite you. Thankfully...

Ago 01 2018

UK Court Makes Landmark Ruling in 'Right-to-Die' Campaign

Judge Jill Black ruled that food and liquid could be removed by medical staff to let patients die without applying to the Court of Protection if both the family and two d...

Jul 31 2018

15-year-old severely burned in hot water viral challenge

Fifteen-year-old Kyland Clark said he and his friend were looking up the hot water challenge on YouTube . " My skin just fell off my chest, and then I looked in the ...

Jul 23 2018

CVS Apologizes After Pharmacist Harasses Trans Customer

Hilde Hall filed a complaint against a CVS pharmacy in Arizona after she tried to fill her hormone prescription. She said the pharmacist then proceeded to ask her que...

Jul 22 2018

Man dies from bacterial infection after eating raw oysters in Florida

The Florida Department of Health has revealed that an elderly man died from bacterial infection after eating tainted oyster at a restaurant. A 71-year-old Florida ...

Jul 14 2018

Johnson & Johnson jury awards US$4.14b punitive damages over talc cancer

The jury announced the $4.14 billion award in punitive damages shortly after awarding $550 million in compensatory damages after a six-week trial in St. The other two a...

Jul 12 2018

President Trump picks Judge Brett Kavanaugh

She said that with Kavanaugh's credentials, "it's very hard for anyone to tell me that he's not qualified for the job". Many judicial decisions will affect what...

Jul 11 2018

Trump announces Brett Kavanaugh as Supreme Court pick

Kavanaugh has "stellar" qualifications, she said. John Roberts and Elena Kagan also had time working in the executive branch that led to a large volume of paperwork be...

Jul 10 2018

Donald Trump still pondering Supreme Court pick as big reveal nears

Leonard Leo, the vice president of the conservative Federalist Society who selected Trump's longlist of 25 candidates for the supreme court , told ABC's This Week th...

Jul 05 2018

Drink Up: Coffee is good for you, research shows

The lower risk of death held true with both caffeinated and decaf coffee , leading researchers to believe the value of coffee lies in the beans. "Coffee makes you ...

Jun 20 2018

Video game addiction is now officially recognised as an illness

The ICD identifies some 55,000 separate injuries, diseases, conditions and causes of death, and is widely used as a benchmark for diagnoses and health insurance. Doctors ...

Jun 15 2018

Free Food At The Workplace Could Promote Unhealthy Eating Habits, Study Finds

Americans are consuming upwards of 1,300 "extra" calories per week in the workplace, says new research from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Howev...

Jun 15 2018

Depression an Adverse Effect in One-Third of Prescription Medications

The researchers, from the University of IL at Chicago, looked at how more than 26,000 people from 2005 to 2014 used medications . These common drugs include birth co...

May 31 2018

People Who Wear Glasses Are Indeed More Intelligent, Genetic Study Reveals

All had genetic testing that examined their DNA and none of the people had dementia or a stroke. The researchers identified 148 genomic regions that appeared to be link...

May 30 2018

Mega Man 11 Trailer Confirms Early October Release

The double gear system is fairly straightforward, but it alters the classic Mega Man formula in some pretty big ways. Capcom has unleashed a Mega Buster full of new...