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NC high school student doing this after contracting bacterial meningitis

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – A Stanley County high school student has died after contracting bacterial meningitis, according to Stanley County school district officials. In a note the school system sent home to parents, they say the student, who attended South Stanley High School, is believed to be the only confirmed case of bacterial meningitis. "While we believe this was a …

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A study of bacterial 'memory' says thousands of miles via an 'air bridge'

Bacteria thought to be transported via animals Bacteria thought to be transported via animals Researchers say bacteria found in hot springs around the world are identical The study may help to understand the spread of antibiotic resistant germs By James Pero For The Dailymail Published: 16:01 EDT, 26 March 2019 | Updated: 16:02 EDT, 26 March 2019 Assumptions about the …

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Fitness influencer has stroke through yoga handstand posture

Fitness influencer Rebecca Leigh had a stroke when she took a hollow head-posture yoga posture. She tore a cartoid artery and apparently sent blood into her brain, a doctor said tears of arteries that can cause strokes. While studies say that some yoga movements pose health risks, other studies say they can help with stroke recovery. Leigh has been molested …

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Sleep and weight gain: why late-night snacking could be part of the problem

Light-night snacking is not just something college students dabble in. It's a guilt-laden habit that haunts people of all ages, those who struggle with their weight. So what could you contribute to the urge for cookies and chips after dinner? A new study suggests it might be sleep deprivation. Even when the participants were allowed to sleep on the weekend, …

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More intensive campaign on preventable cancer is urgent – Opinion

Lasmi, not her real name, 37 years old, recently knew from her social media that she had a cheap cervical cancer smear package. She went to the hospital and the obstetrician gynecologist suspected an early cervical cancer lesion that could still be treated. She was grateful that the cancer was discovered at an early stage. She shared her experiences in …

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Donations, Khasadar personnel boycott the polio duty in tribal quarters – Pakistan

KHAR: Levies and Khasadar staff in several tribal districts boycotted the ministry during Monday's anti-polio campaign. They promised to continue the boycott until their claims were accepted. The Levies and Khasadar staff in the affiliated districts anonymously announced they were boycotting the security commitment during the anti-polio action. The decision was made in a meeting of the Central Committee of …

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Treatment with Type 2 Diabetes May Inhibit the Progression of Alzheimer's Disease – Mental Daily

According to researchers from the University of Southern California, the treatment of type 2 diabetes could also be useful for patients with Alzheimer's disease. "This study may be the first to compare the development of pathology for Alzheimer's disease dementia in people with normal blood sugar levels, diabetes or type 2 diabetes – both treated and untreated," say researchers. In …

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Donations, Khasadar personnel boycott the polio duty in tribal quarters – Newspaper

An Afghan citizen receives polio drops on the Torkham border on Monday. – Dawn KHAR: Levies and Khasadar personnel in several tribal districts boycotted the ministry during Monday's anti-polio campaign. They promised to continue the boycott until they accepted their demands. The Levies and Khasadar staff in the affiliated districts anonymously announced they were boycotting the security commitment during the …

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What do the Paleo Diet and the Mediterranean diet have in common?

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "If you are hunting for A Plan to Help You Reward (or Restart) Healthier Eating Habits You've probably come across two popular mainstays in this arena: The Mediterranean diet and The Paleo Diet : While both claim a number of health benefits …

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