California eyes health care for immigrants in US illegally
California lawmakers are eyeing proposals that would make the state the first in the nation to offer government-funded health care to adult immigrants living in the country illegally (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Mississippi 6-week abortion ban heads to federal court
A federal judge who struck down Mississippi's 15-week abortion ban last year is hearing arguments about a new law that puts the ban even earlier (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Bridge of nose pain: Causes and how to treat it
There are many possible causes of pain in the bridge of the nose. Most commonly, the pain is due to an injury or sinusitis. Learn about these and other causes as well as possible treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Global Health: Measles Outbreak Now at 880 Cases, With Fastest Growth Still in New York
Warming weather usually slows transmission of the virus, but it is not clear that this outbreak is fading, experts said. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. Tags: Measles Vaccination and Immunization Parenting Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Associated Press Clark County (Wash) Vashon Island (Wash) New York City your-feed-science Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about fish roe
Tobiko, masago, ikura, and caviar are types of fish roe, or the eggs of a fish. They are all similar but have some nutritional differences. They can all form part of a healthful diet. Learn more about tobiko, masago, ikura, and caviar here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about ulcerative colitis and cancer
Ulcerative colitis (UC) causes inflammation in the digestive system. This may increase the risk of certain cancers. Learn more about the link between UC and cancer, as well as when to see a doctor and how to reduce the risk of cancer, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Purely Elizabeth Recalls Granola Products
A range of gluten-free granola products have been recalled by Purely Elizabeth because they may contain foreign matter such as glass, plastic or rocks. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Broken' care system for most vulnerable
Patients with mental health problems, autism and learning disabilities are being let down, a report says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Boosting 'good' gut bacteria could curb anxiety - but a varied diet will do better than probiotics
Studies that regulated the gut bacteria to improve anxiety were reviewed by researchers in China. Half of all interventions to improve gut bacteria helped anxiety symptoms. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don't be complacent over laughing gas risks, say nurses
Nurses are warning drug use can cause breathing and heart problems - and sometimes death. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From UV dresses to high-tech sensors: How to stay safe in the sun
Sun cream is not the only way to protect against sunburn and the risk of skin cancer. Here, we give verdict on sun protection products (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gaining OR losing weight in old age raises the risk of dementia
A study by Kyungpook National University in South Korea found people over 60 who gain or shed more than ten per cent of their BMI over two years are 20 per cent more likely to develop dementia. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Prostate cancer patients get their NHS test results online in new scheme
Men with prostate cancer can avoid long waits to see a doctor by getting their test results online, sometimes even on the day their blood was taken. It is hoped the system will be rolled out more widely. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chemicals in shampoo, toys and floorboards may raise our risk of obesity
A study by the University of Novi Sad in Serbia found people with higher levels of phthalates in their urine were more likely to be obese, diabetic or have dangerous amounts of fat in their bloodstream. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is it ok to masturbate during pregnancy?
Most doctors agree that, in most cases, it is safe to masturbate while pregnant. In this article, we look at some of the myths and misconceptions that surround masturbation during pregnancy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

Baby loss: The hospital helping bereaved families
As a hospital plans to build a safe haven for those experiencing baby loss, mums tell their stories. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mum whose baby died speaks of pain of hearing others cry
Lynette Parkes lost her baby at seven months and spoke of the added pain of hearing other newborns cry nearby. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Nitrous oxide is no laughing matter': Top nurses warn young people against the illegal drug
The Royal College of Nursing in England has warned there needs to be better awareness about laughing gas, known as nos, because making it illegal hasn't stopped young people using it. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trump weekend tweets on abortion aim to tone down debate
A senior White House official didn't believe the president would have signed the Alabama law if he were governor (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The hand-held breath test that spots lung diseases in just one minute 
The device is being trialled on NHS patients with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a group of lung conditions including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is this proof just one tube of NHS wonder cream really can reverse sun damage and stop skin cancer? 
Lavinia Newlands, from Amberley, West Sussex, is one of thousands to have dangerous sun damage - but a single treatment of Daylight PDT could be the answer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Abortion clinic asks full appeals court to rehear case
A Kentucky abortion clinic is asking a full federal appeals court to rehear an appeal in the case of a state law that requires doctors to perform ultrasounds and show fetal images to patients prior to abortions (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

SECRETS OF AN A-LIST BODY: This week, how to get Cat Deeley's calf muscles 
The 42-year-old presenter has tried spinning classes, but said they were not for her. Instead, the mother-of-two keeps in shape by walking her dog each morning. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ex-nurse accused of raping patient appeals HIV testing order
A former nurse charged with sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care facility has appealed an order requiring a test to determine if he has HIV (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Mom donates kidney to firefighter who came to the rescue when her 1-year-old daughter had a seizure 
Becca Bundy's daughter had a seizure at home in Bearsville, Minnesota in 2016. Bill Cox responded to their 911 call. His care moved Becca. When she heard he needed a kidney she didn't think twice. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to treat anosmia: There ARE ways to help if you’ve lost your sense of smell and taste
Tony Francis, from Buckinghamshire, has long suffered with anosmia - an inability to perceive odor. Here, he tells his story. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

French court says doctors must resume life support for paralyzed patient
A French appeals court on Monday ordered doctors to resume giving food and water to a French quadriplegic, lawyers said, some 12 hours after medics switched off the man's life support against his parents' will. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Hours After French Patient Is Taken Off Life Support, a Court Orders It Be Restored
Vincent Lambert was left in a vegetative state after a 2008 car accident. His family is split over removing life support, and his case has attracted intense attention from the media and politicians. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: AURELIEN BREEDEN Tags: Life-Sustaining Support Systems, Withdrawal Of Paralysis European Court of Human Rights France Source Type: news

Video: How CPAP controls sleep apnea
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simple steps to making fall soups
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video: What happens during obstructive sleep apnea?
(Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed)
Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Understanding rheumatoid arthritis at the cellular level
Researchers identified ways that immune cells and joint cells interact to produce the inflammation and tissue damage seen in rheumatoid arthritis. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Engineered phages treat drug-resistant infection
Engineered phages were used to treat a teenager ’s life-threatening antibiotic-resistant infection. The approach could be used to combat otherwise untreatable infections. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TPG Growth to sell CTSI to Varian Medical for $283 million
CTSI is part of Asia Healthcare Holdings (AHH), a healthcare operating platform founded by TPG Growth. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TPG to sell oncology hospital chains to Varian Medical for $283 million
CTSI is part of Asia Healthcare Holdings (AHH), a healthcare operating platform founded by TPG Growth. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recalled Vienna Beef hot dogs might contain metal fragments
Maker of Chicago-style hot dogs says 2,000 pounds of beef frank links may be contaminated with "extraneous material" (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tuesday Could Be the Beginning of the End of Philadelphia ’ s Soda Tax
A slew of opponents of the tax are running in the city ’ s election Tuesday and beverage industry has spent more than $600,000 on ads aiming to turn public opinion against it. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: ANDREW JACOBS Tags: Soft Drinks Sales and Excise Taxes Elections, Mayors Diet and Nutrition Obesity Primaries and Caucuses Philadelphia (Pa) Jim Kenney American Beverage Association your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

ME & MY OPERATION: The ‘Smart’ pump that could mean end of type 1 diabetes jabs
In a breakthrough for type 1 diabetes, a new insulin pump could help millions. Alice Beagley, 25, an events organiser in London, was given the device to try... (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Merck's Keytruda fails as monotherapy in breast cancer study
Merck& Co Inc said on Monday its blockbuster cancer drug Keytruda failed to meet the main goal of a late-stage study testing the drug as a standalone treatment in patients with an aggressive type of breast cancer. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Measles Cases Highest Since 1994, Now in 24 States, CDC Says Measles Cases Highest Since 1994, Now in 24 States, CDC Says
The number of confirmed measles cases in the United States rose by 41 in the past week, to 880 cases from January 1 to May 17, 2019 — the highest since 1994.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Patients are STILL not being warned of withdrawal pain from depression pills, say experts 
Patients are still not being warned how difficult it can be to come off antidepressants, say psychiatrists campaigning for a reduction in the needless use of the drugs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hygiene products women REALLY don't need
The feminine hygiene market is forecasted to be worth £33.5 billion worldwide by 2022, according to analyst Allied Market Research. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Relying on homemade, natural sunscreens might get you burned
(Reuters Health) - Homemade sunscreens on Pinterest may look pretty and smell even prettier, but most of them won't shield you from sunburn or skin cancer, new research shows. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Placenta cell injections repaired damage in mice after a heart attack
The study at Mount Sinai in New York, on lab rodents, shows injections of certain placenta-derived cells - known as Cdx2 cells - repaired their hearts. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Senate GOP leader would raise age for buying tobacco to 21
The Senate's top Republican is introducing legislation to raise the minimum age for purchasing tobacco from 18 to 21 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Nationwide liver transplant policy caught up in court case
An attorney says a nonprofit that manages the U.S. organ transplant system is rolling back a new nationwide policy over how to allocate scarce livers available for transplants as the issue is tied up in a lawsuit (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

UNDER THE MICROSCOPE: Loose Women TV presenter Andrea McLean, 49, answers our health quiz
The TV presenter is currently training for a 10K run, hits the gym three times per-week and is lactose-intolerant. She also suffered with postnatal depression. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

ASK THE GP: What will stop my chronic dizzy spells? Dr Martin Scurr answers your health questions
Here, the Daily Mail's resident GP answers your health concerns in his weekly column. Today, he looks at long-term dizziness. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trial begins in challenge to 4 abortion laws in Virginia
A trial has begun in a lawsuit seeking to overturn restrictions on abortion providers in Virginia (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Until broadband access improves, telemedicine won't help rural communities
(Reuters Health) - Telemedicine has been touted as a solution to the dearth of doctors in rural America. But the same places where residents must drive many miles to see a physician often also have limited broadband access, a new study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news