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Friday, 18 June 2021

Researchers take step toward automating thyroid cancer triage

According to an article published ahead-of-print in the April issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR), a Stanford University team has developed a quantitative framework able to sonographically differentiate between benign and malignant thyroid nodules at a level comparable to that of expert radiologists, which may prove useful for…

Man, 56, dies after injecting mephedrone during chemsex

Man, 56, dies during chemsex after injecting mephedrone into his shoulder caused his heart to fail and made him collapse ‘within minutes’ The man was found wearing only a ‘sex belt with a harness around the waist’  He had injected drugs into his shoulder ‘while performing sexual activities’  Doctors said…

Don’t like milk? Count on these foods for bone health

Bone health is a prerequisite for overall well-being. Know how to strengthen them by including these in your diet. Milk — some consider it to be the only good source of protein for bones and consume it everyday. But there are many others who tend to stay away from milk…

Florida man with rare condition says it feels like he's 'walking on glass'

Fox News Flash top headlines for Jan. 10 Fox News Flash top headlines for Jan. 10 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com A Florida man with a rare genetic mutation that leaves him feeling like he’s “walking on glass” landed in the office of TLC’s Dr. Brad Schaeffer, desperately…

Skin-to-skin contact does not improve interaction between mother and preterm infant

Following a premature birth, it is important that the parents and the infant quickly establish a good relationship. Researchers at Linköping University have studied the relationship between mothers and infants who have continuous skin-to-skin contact during the entire period from birth to discharge from the hospital. The results show that…

Solving a biological puzzle: How stress causes gray hair

When Marie Antoinette was captured during the French Revolution, her hair reportedly turned white overnight. In more recent history, John McCain experienced severe injuries as a prisoner of war during the Vietnam War—and lost color in his hair. For a long time, anecdotes have connected stressful experiences with the phenomenon…

High blood pressure: Sprinkle this on your meals to lower your reading

High blood pressure describes what happens when your blood pressure is consistently too high, a process that forces your heart to work harder to pump blood around your body. Over time, this mechanism causes your arteries to lose their stretchiness and become stiff or narrow. The narrowing makes it easier…