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Ebola In Ohio: Family Defends Nurse That Contracted Virus

Ebola In Ohio: Family Defends Nurse That Contracted Virus

By Val Powell 24 hours ago

Amber Vinson, the second nurse from Texas Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas to contract the Ebola virus, has reportedly been getting negative comments about her recent trip to Ohio. Vinson flew from Dallas to Cleveland on October 10 to plan her …

US Nurse Nina Pham Contracts Ebola Virus

The nurse who contracted Ebola from a Liberian patient is reportedly “doing well” while receiving treatment at the Texas hospital for which she works. Nina Pham is the first person to contract Ebola on US soil after attending to Thomas …

Genetic Testing Guidelines Issued For MD

Muscular Dystrophy (MD) is well-known as a disease that progressively weakens muscles, leading to muscle spasms, difficulty walking, and eventually difficulty breathing. What many people don’t know is that MD is actually a group of diseases, each of which can …

Ebola in Boston Dismissed by Health Officials

A suspected Ebola patient in Boston was cleared this week as fears of the disease have begun to rise in the U.S. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center officials told The Boston Globe on Tuesday that the patient does not have …

Facebook May Soon Wade into Healthcare Facebook May Soon Wade into Healthcare

When I say preventative care applications and health support communities, you say … Facebook? Facebook, eternal tracker of all things you, is planning a move into the healthcare realm. That’s the word from Reuters, who quotes the omnipresent “people familiar …

Fall Allergies: Tips To Treat Them

Allergies can be horrible in the fall and since allergy symptoms can mimic cold and flu symptoms, it is important to treat them and prevent them if possible. Allergies can be hard during any season, but this year they seem …

Ebola In The United States: First Patient Diagnosed

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is one of the worst in our time. Thousands of people have been killed by the virus and hundreds of others infected. Healthcare workers have been working hard to quarantine the sick and prevent …

Kendall Jenner's Beauty Tips Include Tea And Sleep

Kendall Jenner has been pretty busy recently. Jenner has walked for some very impressive clients, including Dolce & Gabbana, Diane Von Furstenberg, Tommy Hilfiger and Balmain. Following the Balmain show she caused something of a stir when she was photographed …

Rheumatoid Arthritis And Ways You Risk Developing It

Rheumatoid arthritis is no laughing matter. About 1.5 million Americans are believed to suffer from the condition, which causes pain, swelling, and stiffness of the joints. While the exact cause is not known, the immune system of the sufferer is …

Low-Carb Diet: 4 Myths That Can Hurt You

It’s true that low-carb dieting can have positive effects on your body. You’ll lose weight, feel more energized and probably find it easier to meet long-term fitness goals. However, there are some beliefs that low-carb fans swear by that aren’t …

Google Acquires Lift Labs For Google[x] Google Acquires Lift Labs For Google[x]

Google announced on Wednesday that it has acquired Lift Labs, with the team joining the tech giant’s “moonshot” branch Google[x]. Lift Labs makes a spoon that uses a stabilization technology to counter tremors for those with Parkinson’s disease. Here’s a …

Weight Loss: Tips To Get Fit This Fall

Fall is in the air and the cool weather makes it easier and more comfortable to be outside and active. If you are ready to get fit this Fall, take advantage of these tips that will help you lose weight …

Hair Loss Treatments: Natural Ways To Regrow Hair

Losing your hair can be stressful and scary and while there are many hair loss treatments available, many of them require using harsh chemicals or having surgery. If you are losing your hair and want to regrow it naturally, you …

Kelly Osbourne Hospitalized For Pneumonia

Kelly Osbourne has been hospitalized for pneumonia and alerted her fans via a photo she posted on Instagram. In the photo Kelly is lying in a hospital bed and holding a sign that reads, “Why am I in the hospital?” …

Joan Rivers Being Brought Out Of Coma

Joan Rivers is being brought out of a medically induced coma over the next few days, but doctors are still worried about her condition. Rivers was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital last Thursday after suffering a heart attack on the …

Google's Calico Partners With AbbVie Google's Calico Partners With AbbVie

The ball is starting to get rolling with Google’s anti-aging company Calico. As reported recently, it now has a website, and today, the site added its first piece of news. Calico has partnered with AbbVie to co-invest in an R&D …

Ex-Ravens OL Jensen Treated for Severe Sleep Apnea

Not long before being cut from the Baltimore Ravens roster on Saturday, offensive lineman Ryan Jensen was diagnosed with severe sleep apnea, a disorder which can be life-threatening, if left untreated. Jensen was picked up by the Ravens in the …