Revealed: The mind-boggling drug interactions you MUST know - and it's not just grapefruit juice and statins you need to beware of...
Mixing food and herbal remedies with medications can cause an array of side effects and even stop the drug from working, warns Dipa Kamdar pharmacist and lecturer at Kingston University. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 5, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NY Yankees News: Watch Yankees Power Hitter Crush 3 Homers in Single Game
Giancarlo Stanton hit three mammoth home runs in his first three trips to the plate on Wednesday evening in a 12-0 Grapefruit League drubbing of the Pittsburgh Pirates at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton of the New York Yankees talk during spring training at George…#giancarlostanton #grapefruitleague #pittsburghpirates #georgemsteinbrenner #newyorkyankees #tampa #florida #statcast #marcogonzales #yankees (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenley Jansen hit hard in spring debut but remains positive
Boston Red Sox closer Kenley Jansen was rudely greeted in his Grapefruit League debut on Friday night against the Minnesota Twins. Alex Kirilloff belted Jansen's second pitch of the night over the replica Green Monster at JetBlue Park in Fort Meyers, Fla., and then Christian Vázquez blasted a…#bostonredsox #kenleyjansen #grapefruitleague #minnesotatwins #alexkirilloff #greenmonster #jetbluepark #fortmeyers #fla #christianvázquez (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 16, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deja brew: chemistry professor ’s latest advice on tea drinking – try grapefruit
Fresh from controversially suggesting adding salt to tea, Michelle Francl says eating fruit can prolong caffeine rush from your cuppaIf you find yourself feeling the energising effect of your morning cuppa has worn off before the bus arrives, the scientist behind controversial advice to put salt in tea has some more palatable advice: try some grapefruit.Michelle Francl, a professor of chemistry at Bryn Mawr College, caused aninternational storm in a teacup last month after suggesting a pinch of salt would create the perfect brew.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 16, 2024 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Tea Chemistry US news World news Science Food Source Type: news

Grapefruit Health has big plans for 2024, starting with SXSW's pitch competition
Chicago tech startup Grapefruit Health was among 45 finalists named to the SXSW pitch competition that will take place in Austin this spring. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 24, 2024 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Alex Zorn Source Type: news

‘Not dumb creatures.’ Livestock surprise scientists with their complex, emotional minds
Dummerstorf, Germany —You’d never mistake a goat for a dog, but on an unseasonably warm afternoon in early September, I almost do. I’m in a red-brick barn in northern Germany, trying to keep my sanity amid some of the most unholy noises I’ve ever heard. Sixty Nigerian dwarf goats are taking turns crashing their horns against wooden stalls while unleashing a cacophony of bleats, groans, and retching wails that make it nearly impossible to hold a conversation. Then, amid the chaos, something remarkable happens. One of the animals raises her head over her enclosure and gazes pensively at me, her widely spaced eye...
Source: ScienceNOW - December 7, 2023 Category: Science Source Type: news

EXCLUSIVE: I thought I'd pulled a muscle, it turned out to be a grapefruit-sized cancerous TUMOR
Jaclyn Downs felt a slight ache in her chest and assumed she'd pulled a muscle while exercising. In fact, a large lymphoma had been growing for months (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 12, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A gold miner found a mysterious grapefruit-sized fur ball. It turned out to be a'perfectly preserved' 30,000-year-old squirrel
This ball of brown fur and gnarled legs and claws turned out to be a mummified Arctic ground squirrel. Yukon Government A Yukon gold miner discovered a mangled ball of fur about the size of a large grapefruit. X-rays show the fur ball is a curled-up ice-age squirrel in "great condition,"…#arctic #yukongovernment #yukon #squirrelskeleton #klondike #dawsoncity #grantzazula #jessheath #squirrelmummy #juliuscsotonyi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 15, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Chicago startup Grapefruit Health aims to use remote work to address the health care workforce shortage
The U.S. health care system could fall as short as many as 3.2 million health care workers in the coming years, and Grapefruit Health wants to help fill that gap with students. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 16, 2023 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Alex Zorn Source Type: news

Update on IMBRUVICA ® (ibrutinib) U.S. Accelerated Approvals for Mantle Cell Lymphoma and Marginal Zone Lymphoma Indications
HORSHAM, Pa., April 6, 2023 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, in collaboration with its alliance partner, Pharmacyclics, an AbbVie Company, announced today the intent to voluntarily withdraw the U.S. indications for IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib) for the treatment of patients with mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) who have received at least one prior therapy, and for the treatment of patients with marginal zone lymphoma (MZL) who require systemic therapy and have received at least one prior anti-CD20-based therapy. This decision was made in consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), c...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - April 6, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Latest News Source Type: news

I'm a culinary judge who shops for 2 at Costco. Here are 11 things I buy on a $100 budget
Red grapefruit from Florida is in peak season now. Red grapefruit is great on its own or in salads. From January through springtime, grapefruit develops a perfect sweet-tart balance. A 5-pound bag of grapefruit may seem like a lot for two people, but we go through it easily. During the COVID-19…#florida #costco #garofalo #puglia #sicilian #starbucks #starbuckscoffee #earthgreens #kirkland #kirklandsignature (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 19, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nutritionist warns against mixing antibiotics, statins and antidepressants with some foods
If you're a fan of cheese, cured meats and grapefruit juice, you might want to re-evaluate your dietary choices if you take antibiotics, statins or antidepressants, according to an expert. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 18, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Weekend Sip: Move over White Claw? A new ‘wine soda’ aims to appeal to the hard-seltzer crowd
Woodbridge Wine Soda, $10.99-$12.99 per variety six-pack (with grapefruit, lemon lime and orange flavors) Does the wine world want in on the hard-seltzer scene? Certainly, that’s a question worth asking in light of this relatively new offering from Woodbridge, itself a brand created in 1979 by…#woodbridgewinesoda #woodbridge #calfornia #robertmondavi #serenashrivastava #saturdaynightlive #jiffylube #wineyourway #fruitfulblends #leftbank (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Normal Spring Training Since 2019 Will Be A Needed ‘Shot In The Arm’ For Business
For the first time in four years spring training will have a normal look and feel to it. The Grapefruit and Cactus League schedules were cut in half due to the pandemic in 2020. Though there was a full schedule of games in Florida and Arizona in 2021, it was one that emphasized as little team…#grapefruit #cactusleague #florida #arizona #portcharlotte #hurricaneian #lakebuenavista #tropicanafield #stpetersburg #fortmyers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Was This John Lennon's Final Autograph?
Rock collector Laurie Kaye gives Ahmet Zappa and Stephen Braitman an up-close look at some of her rock treasures: An early piece of Ramones memorabilia, and a copy of Yoko Ono's book "Grapefruit" which contains an autograph signed by John Lennon just hours before he was killed on December 8, 1980.…#lauriekaye #ahmetzappa #stephenbraitman #ramones #yokoono #grapefruit #johnlennon #catch #rockmycollection #axs (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 13, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news