Monday, October 14, 2013
More teenagers, some as young as 13, are being treated at Singapore's public hospitals for eating disorders.
Sunday, October 13, 2013
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) on Friday rejected a French request to tighten prescription guidelines on types of birth-control pills linked with a relatively higher risk of blood clots.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
The testes and sperm of bulls abandoned in the evacuation zone around the battered Fukushima nuclear plant were not affected by chronic exposure to radiation, a Japanese academic study has found.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
European lawmakers approved sweeping new regulations governing the multi-billion dollar tobacco market on Tuesday, including limits on electronic cigarettes, bigger warnings on cigarette packs and a ban on menthol and other flavorings in a bid to further curb smoking.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Taipei Veterans General Hospital (TVGH) yesterday published the first brain research that targeted transsexualism in the world as well as statistics that showed that more men want to undergo sex reassignment surgery than women do., 1 Comment
A lawmaker recently called on military generals to take better care of themselves after a health survey conducted among 300 generals found that many of them suffer from obesity-related diseases.
Physicians urge patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) to remain optimistic and continue their fight against the disease.
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Experts in eating disorders are concerned about an Internet-fueled trend in which teenage girls and young women pursue an elusive and possibly dangerous weight-loss goal: to become so slender that their thighs don't touch even when their feet are together.
Only one ultrasound in nine months and no need to see the doctor or obstetrician: at first glance, Sweden's pregnancy care appears rather simplistic.
Saturday, October 5, 2013
Repeated warnings that antibiotics don't work for most sore throats and bronchitis have failed to stop overuse: U.S. doctors prescribed these drugs for most adults seeking treatment at a rate that remained high over more than a decade, researchers found.