Analyzes Depict That There’s A Good Chance You’re Overmedicating Your Children

googletag.cmd.push( function() googletag.display( ‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’ ); ); Getting your their children to swallow medicine when they’re sick is hard enough, but could the way you administer medicine actually make them sicker? According to a study published by Dr. Shonna Yin, an associate professor from the NYU School of Medicine, mothers are four times more likely to…

Meet the dronings that will be delivering blood and medicine to hospitals in Rwanda

Where the roads don’t go, the skies do. Starting subsequently this year, hospitals and clinics in western Rwanda that are difficult to reach on the ground will be able to receive important medical renders via delivery drones. Zipline, an American startup company, recently signed an agreement with the Government of Rwanda to provide all last…

Putin Says Russia Has A Treatment For Ebola But Won’t Give Any Details

Russian president Vladimir Putin has announced that his nations scientists have developed an effective anti-Ebola treatment.The legality of this claim, however, remains in doubt since he has not any further details, scientific publishings, or even stated if this is a therapy or vaccine. State-operated news agency RIA Novosti quoted Putin as saying we have good…

The FDA has approved a blood sugar monitor that doesn’t require a finger prick

Further proof the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been warming up to modern technology — it has just approved the first continuous blood sugar monitorthat doesn’t require the user to prick themselves over and over for a blood sample. Today, the FDA cleared Abbot’s FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System, a device that uses…

The Scientists Trying to Keep Zika Out of Your Placenta

Zika virus in the US didn’t objective when Congress( belatedly, stingily) funded relief effortslast autumn. In some parts of the country, unprecedentedly warm wintertimes meant the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes carrying the virus–which has the potential to causedevastating birth defects–never even stopped biting. South Texas considered continuous Zika cases throughout the season. And even in coolerstates,…

Doctors Have Advised Against Using Herbal Tampons To “Detox The Womb”

Doctors and health experts have strongly warned against utilizing a womb detox product that has recently caught attention online. Embrace Pangaea, a herbal and holistic product online company based in the United States, hasbeen selling small bags of herbs, designed to be inserted into the vagina to cleanse the womb and return it to a…

She Gave Her Baby The Recommended Dose Of A Drug And It Left Him Unresponsive

There’s nothing worst than watching your baby deal with a cold, or worse yet, the flu. While there are hundreds of child-friendly medications on the market to help fight off illness, detecting one that your child will tolerate can be a task in and of itself. Because mamas and dads depend on cold medications to…

We need clinical trials but we must remain vigilant against their abuse | Ranjana Srivastava

Startling new research has revealed that three-quarters of healthy participants in clinical trials conceal some health information to avoid exclusion. This could have wide-reaching outcomes for all of us Someone I know has been left disabled after participation in a clinical trial of an experimental drug. Advised that no conventional therapy existed for his rare…

A startup wants to make doctor home calls as easy as ordering an Uber

Heal wants to be your primary care physician .Image: Luis Llerena/ stocksnap Concierge medicine isn’t just for the rich anymore, and the app Heal has raised $26.9 million to prove it. The startup, which appears to remove wasted period and fund in healthcare through on-demand, at-home doctor’s visits, announces that it first major fund round…