First litter of ‘test tube’ puppies born in the USA

Cornell University has announced the birth of seven healthy puppies, conceived through in vitro fertilization (IVF). It is a scientific breakthrough decades in the making, and a possible lifeline for endangered species. The seven puppies...

Every question you ever had about penises (but were too afraid to ask)

Most men have no cause for concern, points out Dr Anand Patel By Anand Patel Humans are pretty well-endowed. Well, if you compare them to apes at least. Only the chimpanzee has a longer penis, and no...

Users Bemoan e-Cigarette Bans in NYC, Chicago

Laws in New York and Chicago making electronic cigarettes subject to the same regulations as tobacco are taking effect, and their sellers and users are steadfast in their opposition. The New York ban — along...

Is It Strep Throat? Pictures and Symptoms

Strep throat is a painful condition that often affects children and some adults in the winter and spring months. The condition is just one of the many that can affect the throat. According to a...

Colorectal cancer rates rise sharply in younger US adults

LiveScience Colorectal cancer rates are on the rise among millennials and Gen Xers in the U.S., a new study finds. The findings come as rates of these cancers have continued to decline in adults ages 55 and...

Genital Psoriasis: Symptoms and Treatment

Written by Brian WuReviewed by Suzanne Falck, MD, FACP Psoriasis is an autoimmune skin disease that is marked by raised, red, scaly patches on the skin area. The condition can occur anywhere on the body,...

Pixelated hair is the new balayage, apparently

February 19, 2015 - Livia Gamble We know we're in the digital age when pixels are being coloured into hair. The ombre look has officially been dubbed "so 2014" and the beauty world is making...

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If the only thing you have ever done with pumpkin is carve it and fill it with a candle, you are not alone. Many people tend to think of pumpkins as little more than...

‘She’s overreacting’: Why men find it so hard to trust women

Natalie Reilly - March 23, 2015 Last week, writer Damon Young made the type of admission on Huffington Post so outrageously candid, it's normally only found on anonymous threads. Young admitted – without reservation –...

Scientists Finally Uncover Origins of ‘Jihadist Disease’ in Syria and Iraq

What some people call the “jihadist disease” unexplainably began to afflict the territories captured by Daesh (banned in Russia), causing its victims to rot and decay from within, starting with their faces. Leishmaniasis, which had...

Medical Mysteries that solved other baffling cases

By Sandra G. Boodman - March 17, 2015 ‘I hope this helps someone else.” I hear that every time I write about a patient’s often tortuous and usually prolonged journey through the medical system, featured each...

10 Everyday Habits That Are Hurting Your Vision

By Julie Ricevuto- Self How well you can see isn't really something you get to choose. Thanks to the genetic lottery, we all end up with either perfect 20/20 vision, horrible eyesight that is just...

More U.S. adults losing sleep in recent years

Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) - One third of U.S. adults say they sleep less than six hours a night, which is 15 percent more than were getting too little sleep 15 years ago, researchers say. The...

How to Get Rid of Blackheads on Your Nose

By Jessica Cruel  Here are five things you should be doing on the reg. I’ve been in a war against blackheads since I first discovered Bioré pore strips back in high school (seeing that black gunk is...

A Closer Look at Healthy Cooking Oils

By Health Editors When you come to the kitchen to cook dinner every night, which oil should you pick? Food-lovers and the health-conscious have wrestled with this question over and over. Of course, the best...

‘Toxic stress’: Max blood lead levels in Flint children 7 times higher than CDC...

Experts who blew the whistle on lead-contaminated water in Flint, Michigan, and its impact on children said some kids had blood lead levels far higher than those US health officials consider “elevated” – and...

15 Signs You’re With A Good Man

James Michael Sama When it comes to dating and relationships, I often find myself wondering how certain people end up with others. Wondering why they don't walk away if they don't get what they deserve...

Lymphatic System

David Patterson -https://scribeschool.net/lymphatic%20-system-info-for-scribes.html The lymphatic system is a nexus, or series, of vessels similar to that of the circulatory system—the branching vessels move vital bodily fluid throughout the tissues and organs of the body. When functioning...

Slink or swim: The hottest swimwear and accessories

TAKE the plunge with structured swimwear and simple but striking accessories Snake-print swimsuit with cut-out detail, £199, Melissa Odabash at Fenwick (020 7629 9161, fenwick.co.uk); bracelet, £6.50, Daisy and Eve at Evans (0844 984 0262,...

‘I Had Period Sex Wearing Two Different Menstrual Cups’

In the name of ~science~. By Claire Lampen May 24, 2018 If you are going to have period sex, there will be blood—duh. Yet for some reason, even though sex involves swapping sweat and semen on the reg, people...