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KAMPALA, Uganda Uganda is at big risk of the spread of a deadly Ebola virus outbreak from neighbouring Congo, a senior health official said Thursday, even as he said...
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The logo of the World Health Organization is seen at the WHO headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, June 11, 2009. AP / Anja Niedringhaus Published Wednesday, October 17, 2018...
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A new Canadian guideline for exercise during pregnancy found that physical activity is not associated with fetal complications and can reduce the chance of developing a major pregnancy complication. Following three years...
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The 26 year old was hospitalized twice in late September and early October, and has suffered from “an emotional breakdown.” Gomez is now reportedly at an east coast psychiatric facility and is receiving...
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“AFM is a rare, but serious condition that affects the nervous system. It specifically affects the area of spinal cord called gray matter and causes muscles and reflexes to become...
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A new study published in the journal Nature Plants has shown that there will be a beer shortage due to projected drought and extreme heat caused by climate change. That’s...
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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization WHO , speaks to the media after the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee on Ebola in Congo, in Geneva, Switzerland, Wednesday,...
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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization WHO , speaks to the media after the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee on Ebola in Congo, in Geneva, Switzerland, Wednesday,...
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TORONTO As Canada gears up for the legalization of recreational pot on Wednesday, health providers are warning parents and other adults about the potential dangers to children of exposure...
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NEW YORK U.S. health officials on Tuesday reported a jump in cases of a rare paralyzing illness in children, and said it seems to be following an every other year pattern....
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Researchers investigated possible links between bodyweight and dementia risk in those over 40. zwola fasola/shutterstock Published Tuesday, October 16, 2018 11 12AM EDT SEATTLE Obesity surgery may dramatically lower the...
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Women who experience more pain after giving birth may have a higher risk of postpartum depression, according to new research. NataliaDeriabina / IStock Relaxnews Published Monday, October 15, 2018 9 59AM...
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Loneliness can increase the risk of premature death by 14 per cent in older adults, according to a study. Jochen Schoenfeld/Shutterstock Published Monday, October 15, 2018 7 09AM EDT Last Updated...
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Drizzled on apple, spread on crackers, and pressed into protein balls, peanut butter is a good source of protein, healthy fats and fibre. But nuts are high in fat —...
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One U.S. hospital has released a Spotify playlist to help people remember how fast they need to go when performing life saving chest compressions. Last year, the NewYork Presbyterian Hospital posted the...
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And while that number won’t change drastically post legalization — only one in 10 of those who don’t currently use pot said they were likely to start after Oct. 17 —...
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We discovered that women who die by perinatal suicide are more likely to do so by violent means and they are less likely to seek mental health services a month...
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Researchers have found that regular exercisers show the same beneficial changes to the heart as those seen in endurance athletes. redtea / Istock Published Monday, October 15, 2018 4 36AM...
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Posters of an exhibition entitled LSD, the 75 Years of a Problem Child are seen at the entrance of the Swiss National Library. Fabrice Coffrini / AFP AFP Published Saturday,...
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BENI, Congo A runaway hearse carrying an Ebola victim has become the latest example of sometimes violent community resistance complicating efforts to contain a Congo outbreak and causing...