Relief From Lingering Depressive Symptoms Just a Click Away? Relief From Lingering Depressive Symptoms Just a Click Away?
Some patients with depression get only partial relief with standard therapies. New research says a self-guided online mindfulness program may resolve lingering symptoms and facilitate full remission.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Scientists Announce Fresh Experiments On Antimatter
Researchers have conducted a new test on antimatter — matter's weird opposite. The researchers found that anti-hydrogen atoms behave exactly the same as regular hydrogen. But many questions remain. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Geoff Brumfiel Source Type: news

We Need To Pay Better Attention To Loved Ones ’ Mental Health
Demi Lovato's latest words are a reminder that just telling a loved one to reach out for help isn't enough. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Stinging Water': Jellyfish Release Toxic Mucus
In this new study, researchers concluded that stinging water is caused by toxin-filled mucus that the jellyfish release into the water. The mucus contains gyrating balls of stinging cells called cassiosomes. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus economic hit could exceed $1 trillion
Companies from Apple to Puma say outbreak is hurting sales, but economists warn the toll could be much steeper. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RIPPLE EFFECT: Huge disruptions in pharmaceutical supplies reported in INDIA after Wuhan coronavirus disrupts production in China
(Natural News) As we’ve been reporting now for several weeks, the spreading Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) is much worse than the Chinese government has said.  There are thousands more infections, according to various reports, and plenty more deaths — so many, in fact, that funeral homes are paying more than $143 an hour in order to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shocking new study says coronavirus infections double every 2.4 days
(Natural News) If you’re wondering just how quickly the Wuhan coronavirus (CoVid-19) is actually spreading these days, look no further than a new study published in the journal medRxiv that estimates cases are now doubling every 2.4 days. Even more serious than the 3.5-day estimate of Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, this 2.4-day doubling rate... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Establishment media now reporting the EXACT same thing about the CoVid-19 coronavirus that the independent media was labeled "fake news" for reporting last week
(Natural News) A couple weeks back, Zero Hedge was banned from Twitter for supposedly spreading “fake news” about the Wuhan coronavirus (CoVid-19) being a potential bioweapon that escaped from the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV), China’s only biosafety level 4 (BSL-4) laboratory. Well, guess what? Now the mainstream media is beginning to report the exact... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Common Plastics Chemicals Linked to Autism Traits in Young Boys
The study didn't identify a heightened risk for autism per se among boys, but rather a "small" increase in the chance for developing certain autism-related traits by age 3 or 4. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hunt For New Coronavirus Treatments Includes Gene-Silencing And Monoclonal Antibodies
(Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Joe Palca Source Type: news

Best supplements for anxiety: A certain oil proven to help relieve symptoms of anxiety
BEST supplements for anxiety: Anxiety affects around 275 million people worldwide which is around four percent of the global population. What natural supplement could one take to help relieve symptoms of anxiety? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China to change definition of coronavirus "infection" again in pursuit of fewer cases
(Natural News) One week ago, China shocked the global community and capital markets, when it unexpectedly reported a huge jump in new Coronavirus cases, which after declining comfortably for the prior week, suddenly soared by nearly 15,000 overnight. (Article by Tyler Durden republished from ZeroHedge.com) The move, which stunned markets sending futures sharply lower as the carefully crafted... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"I am so angry my mind's gone blank": China outrage explodes after Beijing propaganda backfires
(Natural News) As readers can probably imagine, it takes a lot to set off a genuine public furor in China, especially when the subject is critical of the government, or challenges its authority in any way. (Article by Tyler Durden republished from ZeroHedge.com) Yet a video depicting nurses in Gansu Province having their hair shaved... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Later School Start Times May Reduce Teen Car Crashes, Boston Children ’s Research Finds
BOSTON (CBS) – Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death in adolescents, but according to a new study, if teens are allowed to sleep in later on school days, they may get into few car accidents. Researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital analyzed car accidents involving teenagers for two years before and after school start times were delayed in Fairfax County, Virginia. they found that the crash rate among 16 to 18 year olds fell significantly with the hour-later start time. They said teens that get more sleep are less likely to make bad decisions, like using smartphones while driving or not wearing sea...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Boston Children's Hospital Parenting School Start Times Sleep Source Type: news

Babies Exposed To Cleaning Products May Have Increased Asthma Risk
BOSTON (CBS) – New parents often thoroughly clean their homes to reduce their baby’s exposure to germs, but new research suggests cleaning products could actually increase a child’s risk of asthma. Asthma is the most common chronic disease in childhood. A new study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal finds that babies under three months of age living in homes where cleaning products are frequently used were more likely to develop wheezing and asthma by age three. The greatest link was with air fresheners, dusting sprays, hand sanitizers, and oven cleaners. Researchers said babies spend m...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Asthma Parenting Source Type: news

Watch this woman play the violin in the middle of brain surgery
The patient was anxious about losing the motor skills key to her music, so she stayed awake and played for part of her procedure. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hannah Knowles Source Type: news

Medical marijuana bill clears Alabama Senate committee
A medical marijuana bill has cleared its first hurdle in the Alabama Legislature (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Finally let off cruise, passengers desperate for flight home
Cruise passengers who thought their travel nightmare had ended when they were finally allowed to disembark in Cambodia are finding themselves in a new state of limbo (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Healthy 'Mediterranean Diet' Is Good for Your Microbiome
The new study finds that older adults who eat a Mediterranean diet tend to have more types of gut bacteria linked with healthy aging. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

National shortage of forensic nurses frustrates rape victims
A nationwide shortage of sexual assault nurse examiners means that rape victims are often forced to drive from hospital to hospital to find someone trained to examine them (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

1st person with coronavirus disease in B.C. has fully recovered, provincial health officer says
The first person confirmed to have novel coronavirus in B.C. has now fully recovered and is no longer required to stay in isolation, B.C. provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

A step-by-step guide to making homemade tinctures
(Natural News) Plants are known to be potent sources of medicine – they contain health-giving nutrients that help promote and support overall wellness. They can be taken in different ways as well. Some plants, such as ginger (Zingiber officinale) and chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla), are often made into teas to help solve problems such as indigestion... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deaths, amputations due to blocked leg arteries down among U.S. veterans
(Reuters Health) - A growing number of older U.S. military veterans with blocked leg arteries are getting procedures to restore blood flow, and a new study suggests deaths and amputations are declining as a result. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Russia to let in Chinese with business visas amid entry ban
Russia's government says it will continue to issue official, business, humanitarian and transit visas to Chinese nationals when a temporary entry ban takes effect to control the new virus from China (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Try yoga to relieve back pain caused by cycling or spinning
(Natural News) Cycling improves your heart health and makes your legs stronger. The activity can even help you be more mindful. But too much of a good thing can sometimes be bad for you, and cycling for a long time may eventually cause back pain. What’s a cyclist to do? The answer lies in a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can CoQ10 reduce the appearance of wrinkles?
(Natural News) Coenzyme Q10, better known as CoQ10, is an antioxidant that the body produces naturally. Mainly found in the heart, liver, kidneys and pancreas, CoQ10 is used by cells for growth and maintenance. As a person ages, however, CoQ10 levels naturally decrease. This can increase the risk of developing chronic diseases like heart disease, diabetes... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Study sheds light on 3 surprising links between sleep deprivation and female fertility
(Natural News) Research has proven that sleep deprivation affects both your mental and physical health. Data from studies have also found that not getting enough sleep can negatively impact female fertility. In a study published in the journal Sleep, scientists reported that women with insomnia are at least four times more likely to have fertility issues,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Review: Chains, trade group members win pot licenses in Mo.
A newspaper review shows that some of the country's biggest marijuana chains and board members of Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association are among groups that won licenses to grow, process or sell marijuana (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Banning tanning beds 'could prevent up to 10MILLION cases of skin cancer'
Researchers from the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute in Brisbane, Australia, analysed skin cancer cases around the world and predicted millions could be avoided. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First Cases of Coronavirus in Iran Have Killed 2 Elderly Citizens, State News Agency Says
(TEHRAN, Iran) — The new virus has killed two elderly Iranian citizens, Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency reported Wednesday. IRNA quoted Alireza Vahabzadeh, an adviser to the country’s health minister, as saying that both of the victims had been carrying the coronavirus and were located in Qom, about 140 kilometers (86 miles) south of the capital Tehran. No additional details were released. Earlier on Wednesday, Iranian authorities confirmed two cases of the new virus, the first in the country, according to the semi-official ISNA news agency. Officials later said the two patients had died. ISNA quoted an...
Source: TIME: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Amir Vahdat / AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Iran onetime Source Type: news

How the coronavirus can kill people
When people die of the coronavirus, it’s not just the virus that kills them — it's their own immune systems. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Carolyn Y. Johnson Source Type: news

Ohio governments working to craft unusual opioid bargain
Ohio's governor, attorney general and dozens of local governments are nearing agreement on how they'd divvy up proceeds of a potentially huge settlement with the opioid industry, hoping to avoid mistakes made with the 1998 national tobacco settlement (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Samia Ghadie health: ‘It’s like a daily battle’ Star’s crippling health issue
SAMIA GHADIE is best known for playing the role of Maria Connor in the ITV soap Coronation Street. The character of Maria has been the centre of some major storylines and for Samia, life imitated art when she revealed a crippling disorder she suffers from since the age of 11. What is it and what are the symptoms? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC grants give YSPH students valuable public health experience
A co-venture between Yale and SCSU, the Community Alliance for Research and Engagement uses CDC grant funds to help eliminate health disparities in New Haven. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - February 19, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Foreign Office tells Britons to stay on cruise ship
The Foreign Office says it hopes to evacuate the stranded UK passengers "later this week". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rethinking Milk: Science Takes on the Dairy Dilemma Rethinking Milk: Science Takes on the Dairy Dilemma
Authors of a new review in NEJM say eating too much dairy may cause harm to our bodies and the planet. One of the authors called calcium recommendations in the United States"fundamentally flawed."WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - February 19, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Officials are using lessons from past outbreaks to fight coronavirus
When a deadly virus arrives in the U.S., health officials follow a road map. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health experts warn against 'dangerous' dry fasting influencers say is curing all health problems 
A new trend called 'dry-fasting' encourages followers to completely give up drinking water, but health experts say it could lead to dehydration, urinary tract infections and kidney stones. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Texas scientists say their discovery could lead to a coronavirus vaccine
University of Texas at Austin scientists recreated the protein 'spike' on the virus's surface to fully map it. The molecule they made can also work as a vaccine against it, and development is underway. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Japanese official defends country's quarantine of cruise ship
As of Wednesday, 621 people on the Diamond Princess cruise ship had been diagnosed with the new coronavirus. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China revokes three Wall Street Journal reporters' credentials
China has revoked the press credentials of three journalists with the Wall Street Journal after the newspaper declined to apologize for a column with a headline calling China the "real sick man of Asia," the foreign ministry said on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

U.S. medical schools boost LGBTQ students, doctor training
U.S. medical schools are beefing up LGBTQ health education to address shortcomings in care (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Grandfather's shock after the dry skin he'd had on his bald head 'for years' turned out to be CANCER
Peter Wilson, 68, from Melbourne, Australia, didn't think much of the patches on his head he had 'for years'. He saw his GP after some spots became angry, which resulted in a skin cancer diagnosis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Violinist plays Mahler and Gershwin as surgeons remove brain tumour
A patient at a British hospital played Mahler and Gershwin on the violin while a tumour was removed from her brain so that surgeons could preserve her ability to play music and honour her 40-year passion for the instrument. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Medicaid expansion led to earlier breast, colon, lung cancer diagnosis
In the latest study assessing the impact of the changes in eligibility allowed under Obamacare, those residing in states that opted to expand Medicaid were shown to be diagnosed with cancer earlier. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: The 30p fruit that could give your life expectancy a boost
HOW TO live longer: We all know that eating a diet which is rich in fruits and vegetables will help one to live longer. New studies shine a light on a certain fruit that, if consumed daily, will help you to live longer and reduce the risk of certain diseases and cancers. What is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Violinist plays Mahler and Gershwin to save her music as surgeons remove brain tumour
A patient at a British hospital played Mahler and Gershwin on the violin while a tumour was removed from her brain so that surgeons could preserve her ability to play music and her 40-year passion for the instrument. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

80-year-old U.S. couple smiles through virus quarantine in Japan
Two elderly American passengers, quarantined in Japan with the new coronavirus, learned on Wednesday they were still carrying the virus even after their expected quarantine period had ended. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Egypt, Algeria, South Africa at 'high risk' for coronavirus, analysis finds
Egypt, Algeria and South Africa are among the highest-risk countries in Africa as the COVID-19 outbreak threatens to expand to the continent, but other nations with less-prepared health systems may be more vulnerable. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news