Does the length of a mother’s sleep contribute to still birth? – Medical News Bulletin

Reading Time: 3 minutes A new study published in the journal Birth determined whether maternal sleep is associated with the risk of stillbirth. Stillbirth is fetal death at or after 28 weeks of pregnancy. The risk factors for stillbirth include advanced age, obesity, smoking, pre-eclampsia, and diabetes in pregnancy. Being a preventable cause, several studies […]

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Monkey Birth Heralds Possible Solution To Fertility Problems Of Childhood Cancer Survivors – Tech Times

Grady, the baby monkey born during the experiment, at 2 weeks old. Researchers have successfully restored the fertility of non-human primates after chemotherapy. They hope that the new study will lead to solving the fertility issues that arise among childhood cancer survivors.   ( OHSU ) Scientists are moving closer to finding a way to […]

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CDC Says Current Flu Season Is ‘Relatively Long’ – Tech Times

The 2018-2019 flu season continues to record high levels of influenza activities across the United States. The CDC does not expect the current flu season to wind down in the next couple of weeks.   ( Luisella Planeta Leoni | Pixabay ) The 2018-2019 flu season is not winding down. According to a new report, […]

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Exposure to HIV virus, treatment before birth linked to obesity later in life – EurekAlert

NEW ORLEANS–Teens and young adults who were exposed to HIV and antiretroviral therapy before birth but are HIV-negative themselves are at increased risk of obesity and asthma-like symptoms, according to research to be presented Saturday, March 23 at ENDO 2019, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in New Orleans, La. “These findings imply that all children […]

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What everyone should know before trying intermittent fasting, according to experts – Well+Good

Unless you live under a rock, I’ll bet you have at least one friend who swears by intermittent fasting (IF). Or if you’re the kind of person who is a devoted celeb follower on IG, then you’ve definitely seen folks there talk about how much they love the buzzy eating plan, from Kourtney Kardashian to […]

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Nappuccinos To More Weekend Z’s: Strategize To Catch Up On Lost Sleep – WESM

Editor’s note: If you like this article, you should check out Life Kit, NPR’s family of podcasts for navigating your life — everything from finances to diet and exercise to raising kids. Our new sleep guide is out Monday. Sign up for the newsletter, or email us at lifekit@npr.org. There are lots of reasons why […]

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Girl, 3, dies after seizure at airport following dream family trip to the Maldives – Mirror Online

A distraught couple has spoken out about how their three-year-old daughter died after suffering a seizure on the way back from a dream holiday in the Maldives. Ava Akers was taken to a hospital on the mainland of the Maldives before her health deteriorated and she was transferred to Bangkok. She was diagnosed with a […]

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Diversity in Human Genetics: 78 Percent of Data Are Drawn From Europeans – Inverse

In the post-genomic age, our genes dictate our health. Now, an at-home 23&Me DNA testing kit might warn you of your chances of hair loss, or perhaps prenatal screening will reveal your baby’s risk for an inherited disease. We take it for granted that there are genes linked to every trait or disease, but what […]

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Dim light escalates breast cancer’s spread to bones – The Siasat Daily

Category: News, Womens Health Posted by sana Published: Mar 24, 2019, 7:30 pm IST Updated: Mar 24, 2019, 7:30 pm IST New York: Exposure to dim light at night may contribute to spreading of breast cancer to bones, researchers have shown in an animal study. When breast cancer spreads it often affects bones, cause severe […]

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2019 World Tuberculosis Day: It’s TIME – TVC News

2019 World Tuberculosis Day: It’s TIME March 24, 2019 TVCN EFCC declares Ex-NIA DG Ayodele Oke, wife wanted for fraud charges March 24, 2019 TVCN LASEMA opens relief settlement camp in Igando March 24, 2019 TVCN INEC declares Samuel Ortom winner of Benue Guber election March 24, 2019 TVCN INEC declares Aminu Tambuwal winner of […]

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