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Women Safely Take Abortion Pills At Home, With Online Consult – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com Women Safely Take Abortion Pills At Home, With Online ConsultNBCNews.comMedical abortions done at home with online help and pills sent in the mail appear to be just as safe as those done at a clinic, according to a new study. The research tracked the outcomes of 1,000 women in Ireland and Northern Ireland, who […]

Michigan doctor suspended for performing liposuction in pole barn – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Michigan doctor suspended for performing liposuction in pole barnUSA TODAYDETROIT — When a west Michigan woman showed up for liposuction surgery last month, red flags apparently didn't go up about the unconventional setting — an unfinished pole barn. Rather, the woman underwent the fat removal surgery for 10 hours inside …Doctor Ran Lipo Surgery […]

The Latest: Hawaii Senator Plans Surgery for Kidney Cancer – New York Times

CNN The Latest: Hawaii Senator Plans Surgery for Kidney CancerNew York TimesHirono says she is undergoing treatment for kidney cancer and has a favorable prognosis from her doctor in Washington. The first-term Democrat promises to fight the disease "with the same determination I've fought for the people of Hawaii." She expects …Sen. Mazie Hirono to […]

Scientists warn of parasite that could be in your sushi – WCVB Boston

WCVB Boston Scientists warn of parasite that could be in your sushiWCVB BostonSushi is a popular go-to response when friends ask to meet up for lunch or dinner, but a new report is warning sushi lovers about a parasite that could be in your meal. Advertisement. The British Medical Journal published a report that said […]

FDA warns of foot, leg amputations with J&J diabetes drug – Reuters

Reuters FDA warns of foot, leg amputations with J&J diabetes drugReutersJohnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) is required to add new warnings to its diabetes drug, Invokana, about the risk of foot and leg amputations, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Tuesday. Final results from two clinical trials showed leg and foot …FDA Adds Boxed Warning […]

He drank a cafe latte, a Diet Mountain Dew and an energy drink. Caffeine killed him. – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento Bee He drank a cafe latte, a Diet Mountain Dew and an energy drink. Caffeine killed him.Sacramento BeeA 16-year-old high school student who collapsed in a classroom last month died from ingesting too much caffeine, the county coroner said Monday. The official cause of death for Davis Allen Cripe was a “caffeine-induced cardiac event […]

8 overdose deaths since Saturday in Erie Co. – WGRZ-TV

WGRZ-TV 8 overdose deaths since Saturday in Erie Co.WGRZ-TVThe eight weekend deaths, which still must be confirmed with toxicology from lab testing, could bring the 2017 total to 40 confirmed. There are another 122 other suspected cases which are also pending toxicology results. There were just over 300 …Eight people die from suspected overdoses over […]

Tick season forecast: 'Particularly bad' – BurlingtonFreePress.com

BurlingtonFreePress.com Tick season forecast: 'Particularly bad'BurlingtonFreePress.comJERICHO – Accustomed to plunging into the woods with abandon, Vermonters are taking more cautious steps this spring. Their concern: ticks. "This is going to be a particularly bad tick year," says Tom Rogers of the Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife.Experts warn summer will bring more ticks, deadly Powassan […]

Mean Drunk? Alcohol Personality Study Says Maybe Not – Newsweek

Newsweek Mean Drunk? Alcohol Personality Study Says Maybe NotNewsweekYou may think you're a mean drunk. Or a funny drunk. Or even a mellow drunk. But do other people see you that way? A new study by psychologists at the University of Missouri found that many of the mood changes we experience as a result of […]

WHO confirms 2nd Ebola case in DRC; 17 suspected – CIDRAP

CIDRAP WHO confirms 2nd Ebola case in DRC; 17 suspectedCIDRAPOver the weekend, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed a second case of Ebola virus disease in a patient from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). So far, there have been three deaths and 17 suspected cases of the hemorrhagic fever …UN health agency deploying technical […]