What Is Monkeypox and Should You Be Worried?
A case of the rare and potentially dangerous monkeypox has been confirmed in the U.S., with two news cases appearing in the U.K., bringing the total number there to nine. The infected Massachusetts man had recently traveled to Canada and is now receiving treatment in hospital, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The Department of Health said the case poses no risk to the public. It’s the first reported infection in the U.S. so far this year and follows reports of scattered cases in Europe. In addition, health officials in Canada are investigating up to 13 cases in Montreal, Radio-Canada...
Source: TIME: Health - May 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Damian Shepherd and Alex Millson / Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized bloomberg wire Disease healthscienceclimate Londontime Source Type: news

New Data Show TREMFYA ® (guselkumab) Binds to Both Inflammatory Cells and Interleukin (IL)-23, Supporting a Hypothesis for a Differentiated Mechanism from Risankizumab
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, May 18, 2022 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the first results of the in vitro MODIF-Y studies, supporting a hypothesis that may differentiate the mechanism of first-in-class TREMFYA® (guselkumab) from risankizumab due to the ability of TREMFYA to bind to CD64 positive (CD64+) cells in addition to interleukin (IL)-23 — both of which are key components of the immune system. 1,2 These findings, which are being presented at the Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) annual meeting May 18-21, 2022 in Portland, Oregon, demonstrate TREMFYA bind...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - May 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

What Does Migraine Do to the Brain?
Title: What Does Migraine Do to the Brain?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 5/18/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/18/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - May 18, 2022 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

What Causes Migraines in Females?
Title: What Causes Migraines in Females?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/2/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/18/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Migraine General)
Source: MedicineNet Migraine General - May 18, 2022 Category: Neurology Source Type: news

Child Labour: No Quick End to Children Trapped in Tobacco Production
Children working on tobacco farms in Chipangali District in Eastern Province of Zambia. Credit: Brenda Chitindi          “Most major tobacco producing countries use child labour in tobacco growing. Almost no cigarette can be          guaranteed to be free from child labour.”                                         British Medical Journal,...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Judith Mackay and Leonce Dieudonne Leonce Tags: Child Labour Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Inequity IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau Source Type: news

Persistence of headache and its relation to other major sequelae following traumatic brain injury at 2-8  years after deployment-related traumatic brain injury in veterans of Afghanistan and Iraq wars - Couch JR, Stewart KE.
This study deals with headache in relation to other major sequelae of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan wars over 8  years after experiencing a deployment-related TBI (DTBI). BACKGROUND: TBI occurred in 14%... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Revisiting the ICHD-3 criteria for headache attributed to mild traumatic injury to the head: insights from the Toronto Concussion Study Analysis of Acute Headaches Following Concussion - Langer LK, Bayley MT, Lawrence DW, Comper P, Kam A, Tam A, Saverino C, Wiseman-Hakes C, Ruttan L, Chandra T, Foster E, Gladstone J.
BACKGROUND: There is limited prospective data on the prevalence, timing of onset, and characteristics of acute headache following concussion/mild traumatic brain injury. METHODS: Adults diagnosed with concussion (arising from injuries not related t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Stroke symptoms: Sudden headache may be a key sign of a brain aneurysm - are you at risk?
THE FEAR of haemorrhagic stroke looms large in the minds of many, but another silent killer which is less widely discussed is a brain aneurysm. Warning signs are rare with the condition. When a bulging artery ruptures, however, symptoms will be difficult to ignore. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Headache in Pregnancy: What's in the New ACOG Guidelines Headache in Pregnancy: What's in the New ACOG Guidelines
Despite a dearth of high-quality study data, experts offered recommendations for how best to manage women suffering headaches during and after childbirth.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - May 11, 2022 Category: Neurology Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Eyesight: 'Headaches, eye strain, or visual fatigue' may indicate you need glasses - signs
THERE are a number of signs to get your eyes tested, and it is recommended that most people should get their eyes tested every two years. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pfizer to spend $11.6B on migraine treatment maker Biohaven
Pfizer is starting to put its COVID-19 cash influx to use by spending $11.6 billion to venture deeper into a new treatment area (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Pfizer to acquire Biohaven Pharmaceuticals
Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company Ltd. (NYSE: BHVN) have entered into a definitive agreement under which Pfizer will acquire Biohaven, the maker of NURTEC® ODT, an innovative dual-acting migraine therapy approved for both acute treatment and episodic prevention of migraine in adults. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - May 10, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Pfizer Business and Industry Source Type: news

Web-Based Questionnaire Valid for Migraine, Tension-Type Headache
MONDAY, May 9, 2022 -- A seven-item web-based questionnaire is valid for diagnosing migraine, probable migraine (PM), and tension-type headache (TTH), according to a study published online April 29 in Scientific Reports. Kyung Min Kim, from the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 9, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Do you suffer from headaches? Expert warns your sunglasses could be the cause
ONE of the perks of living in the 21st century is the myriad of affordable sunglasses to choose from. From bold colours to funky shapes, there are various different styles you can buy without having to go to opticians or specialised stores. However, cheap stylish sunnies might not be that good for your eyes and head, an expert warns. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Puts Strict Limits On Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: COVID-19 Health News CNN Coronavirus Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Source Type: news