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Three different anti-ageing pills hit the market in the past few months

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In the last months, three anti-ageing pills have come on the market and claim to visibly reduce the signs of ageing within a matter...

Kim Cattrall could benefit of Cellulaze, the new invention against cellulite

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Cellulaze is an invention that is beyond a woman’s wildest dreams: a gadget that could end the dreaded “orange peel” effect of cellulite. Surnamed as...

True Leaf Farms is voluntarily recalling romaine lettuce that was shipped between September 12 and 13 on fears of a Listeria contamination

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True Leaf Farms from California announced that is recalling 90 cartons of chopped romaine lettuce as it may be contaminated with Listeria, though no...

A Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis study found that saw palmetto supplement has no benefit for BPH patients

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The popular herbal supplement saw palmetto bought by men to relieve discomfort caused by an enlarged prostate does not work, say researchers. Thousands of men...

A new “stay sober” pill is under development after University of Adelaide experiment findings

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Scientists are developing a “stay sober” pill which may help those who get drunk too easily, by limiting the effects of alcohol on their...

Listeria monocytogenes was found in prepackaged spinach dip sold by Publix Supermarkets in Florida.

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Spinach dip, sold by Publix Super Markets in Florida, might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes and is recalled by the retailer.   A recall for prepackaged...

The recalled cantaloupe involved in Listeria outbreak may be labeled Colorado Grown, Distributed by Frontera Produce, Jensenfarms.com or Sweet Rocky Fords

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16 people have died from possible Listeria illnesses traced to Colorado cantaloupes, the deadliest food outbreak in more than 10 years, according to health...

Much of terminal cancer therapy is "futile and potentially inconsistent with patients’ wishes", cancer experts say in Lancet Oncology.

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Campaigners disagreed with the report concerning terminal cancer patient treatment strategy, especially the exclusion of the drugs that were expected to prolong life for...

The life-extending medication should not be use as it shows no benefits for terminal cancer, and has dangerous side-effects, said the cancer experts.

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A report on managing  cancer costs, made by 37 cancer experts (economists, patient advocates and physicians) from developed countries (U.S., UK, Germany, Australia), was...

Connie Culp was the first person to receive a face transplant in the U.S in 2008, after her top lip, nose, roof of her mouth, one eye and both cheeks were destroyed by then husband Tom Culp, who brutally shot her in the face after flying into a rage

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Connie Culp was the first person to receive a face transplant in the U.S in 2008, after her top lip, nose, roof of her...

A 30 year-old man has been arrested and charged with filling packs of Nurofen Plus with anti-psychotic and anti-epileptic drugs

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A man has been arrested and charged with filling packs of Nurofen Plus with anti-psychotic and anti-epileptic drugs, London Police have revealed. Unemployed Christopher McGuire,...

The study shows that prostate cancer death rate was 30 per cent lower in the group taking radium-223 and patients survived for 14 months on average compared with the other group which survived 11 months on average

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  A new prostate cancer treatment (a powerful alpha radiation drug) trial has been so successful researchers have decided to stop it early. Specialists at London's...

Thyroid cancer's risk is higher in women with diabetes

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There were studies suggesting that diabetes increases a person's lifetime risk of developing thyroid cancer, and a new report published shows this linkage for...

Alzheimer's is common in people over 65, but can affects younger people too.

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A report of Alzheimer’s disease International (ADI) published in 2009, said there were 35.6 million people were with dementia and Alzheimer's and it was...

The revolutionary anti-wrinkle pill, which goes on sale today in UK, claims to shrink crow’s feet by up to 30 per cent

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  A revolutionary anti-wrinkle pill, which goes on sale today in UK, claims to shrink crow’s feet by up to 30%. The three-times-a-day tablet is thought...

The Colorado-grown cantaloupes death toll has risen to eight in an outbreak of Listeria

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The Colorado-grown cantaloupes death toll has risen to eight in an outbreak of Listeria, officials said Wednesday. The CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)...

Uncontrolled type 2 diabetes could lead to amyloid plaques in the brain and Alzheimer's disease.

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The data that show association between Alzheimer's disease and type 2 diabetes increased over the years. Japanese scientists make the evidence stronger with a ...

Zybrestat collapses tumor vasculature and interrupts its blood flow, leading to the death of cancer cells.

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Biopharmaceutical company Oxigene has presented data that showed Zybrestat (fosbretabulin) helped improve the one-year survival rate of patients with larger anaplastic thyroid cancer tumors.   The...

Listeria monocytogenes causes listeriosis, with fever, muscle aches and vomiting

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On Monday, September 19, the Food and Drug Administration announced that it found Listeria monocytogenes in samples of Jensen Farms’ Rocky Ford-brand cantaloupe taken...

Listeria

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Listeriosis outbreak: FDA recalls Jansen Farms cantaloupe.   As FDA pulled cantaloupes from the shelves due to possible health risk, many of consumers may be left...

FDA recalls Jansen Farms cantaloupe

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Listeriosis Outbreak: Jensen Farms Recalls Cantaloupe Due to Possible Health Risk.   The FDA announced a recall today for cantaloupes from Jensen Farms, after the Colorado...

Cantaloupe recall due to possible health risk

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Listeriosis outbreak: FDA recalls Jensen Farms cantaloupe.   Jensen Farms Recalls Cantaloupe Due to Possible Health Risk. Press release. Contact Consumer, 800-267-4561, recall@rfordcantaloupe.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - September...

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Countless overweight men and women have starved themselves needlessly until they quickly threw in the towel.   It is centered on excess calories, among other things,...

Long term obesity lead to higher risk of diabetes

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The risk of diabetes type 2  is higher for persons who are living long time with overweight or obesity, said researchers from University of...

Rocky Ford cantaloupe is the likely culprit of Listeria infection

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The outbreak of listeriosis, an illness caused by the food-borne pathogen Listeria, has killed 5 people and sickened many others across at least six states...