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Twins whose mom died one day after their birth to be raised in New Hampshire

Fresno mother Jamie Snider beat cancer twice and passed away after giving birth to twins. Her friends and family are remembering her as a strong woman who traded her life so her babies could live. (K...

Mum who beat cancer twice dies a day after giving birth to twins

A mother who beat cervical cancer twice, including once while pregnant, died of heart failure one day after giving birth to twins. Jamie Snider, of Fresno, California, gave birth to twins Camila and ...

Kansas City Hemp Oil Shops Rise Amid Uncertain Regulations

TOPEKA – The Kansas House of Representatives will vote Monday on a bill authorizing the state to license growers to plant industrial hemp. The House clearly approved in a voice vote Friday to advance...

Zika 2017: Pack Your Bug Spray, Domestic Travel is No Escape from Virus

Gov. Scott hosted a roundtable discussion on Zika preparedness ahead of the prime mosquito-breeding season. By Paul Scicchitano (Patch Staff) - March 27, 2017 1:40 pm ET. Get Prepared for Zika Season...

Multiple Nut Allergies are Uncommon

The Allergy Diagnostics Market report provides in-depth analysis of parent market trends, macro-economic indicators and governing factors along with market attractiveness as per segments. The report ...

Doctor develops possible cure for sepsis

A doctor from Norfolk, Virginia claims that he had discovered a simple treatment that could cure a deadly medical condition that can lead to shock and multiple organ failure. (Photo : Lewis Whyld- WP...

Va. Doctor Believes He Found Cure for Sepsis

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- A critical-care physician at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) believes he found a simple, inexpensive cure for sepsis. Sepsis is a condition that leads to multiple organ ...

A spinach leaf to repair the heart!

Researchers have gotten pretty good at growing human tissues from stem cells—from heart cells in a Petri dish to 3-D printing full ears. But assembling the complex vascularity of heart tissue is no s...

The weirder side of obesity: genetic forms of obesity are rare yet numerous

Hamilton, ON (Mar. 27, 2017) - A new study led by researchers from McMaster University has shown that, while relatively rare in the general population, there are a large number of varied, genetic syn...

Rare genetic forms of obesity more numerous, diverse than previously thought

(CNN) While scientists have been aware of about two dozen genetic conditions that can cause obesity, a new study published Monday in the journal Obesity Reviews finds there are many more. The Canadia...

Take fewer trips to the loo in the night by eating less salt, say scientists

A study found that lowering your salt intake could mean fewer trips to the bathroom during the night (nocturia), which may improve your quality of life. 0. iStock. Most people over age 60, and many e...

Cut salt from diet to reduce frequent urination at night

27th March 2017 – Older people who need to get up in the night to pee should try to curb their salt intake, new research by Japanese scientists suggests. The problem, called nocturia, is most common ...

Study finds 12 genetic variants that raise the risk of ovarian cancer

Ovarian cancer is a common form of cancer and a leading cause of cancer death among women. The genes we inherit affect our chances of developing ovarian cancer, and a new genomic study identifies 12 ...

Breastfeeding DOESN’T make kids smarter – but it may make them less hyper

(CNN) While the medical benefits of breastfeeding for helping newborns fight infections and helping pre-term infants get stronger are fairly well established, the long-term impact is much less so. Wh...

Watch live video: April the pregnant giraffe at Animal Adventure Park

“Belly has noticeably dropped further, keepers report nearly a.get ready for it. egg shape to her now”. “All are happy with progress, we are not in labor at this time”, the zoo said, just a day after...

Drug ‘reverses’ ageing in animal tests

Approximately ten thousand times each day, the DNA in our cells receives some damage, but most of that damage is repaired by our cells' built-in DNA repair systems. The efficiency of these DNA repair...

Baby Born With Extra Legs Undergoes Successful Surgery in IL

According to Dr. Robert Kellogg, one of the five surgeons who operated on Dominique, only a handful of cases where the parasitic twin was fused to the other babies' spine have been recorded. Dominiqu...

Dan Corkery: Freedom to donate to influence pot laws

Two state legislators have filed measures to have Illinois join the ranks of eight states that currently allow recreational possession and use of marijuana, with the state regulating and taxing it li...

Marijuana Position For Conservative Lawmaker Switches After Family Tragedy

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Rep. Eric Bedingfield once shunned all marijuana use, but when his eldest son's six-year struggle with opioid addiction ended with his overdose a year ago, the conserv...

New Drugs Could Soon Be Useless Against TB

FILE PHOTO: A health technician analyses blood samples for tuberculosis testing in a high-tech tuberculosis lab in Carabayllo in Lima, Peru May 19, 2016. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo/File Photo. 1/2. left. r...