Cars vs. health: Lancet series on urban planning, public health

Automobiles—and the planning and infrastructure to support them—are making our cities sick, says an international group of researchers now publishing a three-part series in the British medical journal The Lancet. University of Washington professors Anne Vernez Moudon...

Factors secreted by gut bacteria may help combat kidney stones

Researchers have discovered that factors secreted by gut bacteria might help prevent or treat kidney stones. The findings appear in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). Kidney stones can pose serious health problems for people...

Sleep in Your Contacts, Risk Serious Eye Damage: CDC

Title: Sleep in Your Contacts, Risk Serious Eye Damage: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/16/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Via:: Medical news – Medicinenet...

U.S. Overdose Deaths Reach Record High

Title: U.S. Overdose Deaths Reach Record HighCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/16/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Via:: Medical news – Medicinenet...

Eating Before Early Workout Helps Burn Carbs

Having breakfast before a morning workout triggers the body to burn more carbohydrates during exercise and also speeds digestion afterward, a small British study finds. Via:: Medical news – WebMD...

Resignation syndrome

Resignation syndrome: a psychological disorder that affects children and teens who have experienced emotional trauma during a lengthy and difficult migration process. The symptoms begin with depression and gradually progress into a state of stupor, in which tube...