Health

Rotary Club hears polio stories as World Polio Day observance

This post was originally published on this siteLOUDONVILLE — In the 1950s, during the fearful polio epidemic, The Rotary Club of Loudonville joined Rotary International in an ongoing

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Sound pollution: Excess noise can affect all age groups, even a foetus

This post was originally published on this siteNoise pollution has an adverse effect on infants and women; sometimes, due to loud velocity of sound, women can undergo a miscarriage or the

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New cystic fibrosis drug now available through NHS England

This post was originally published on this siteOn October 24, 2019, cystic fibrosis (CF) patients rejoiced at the news that three years of talks between the UK’s National Institute for

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Growing awareness of mental health means too few psychologists to meet demand

This post was originally published on this siteSpiralling rates of mental illness coupled with growing awareness around issues such as anxiety is driving up the demand for psychologists, leaving

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Polio Outbreak 2019 Update: Health Officials Reach Milestone Against Virus

This post was originally published on this siteThe world was once devastated by three types of wild polio virus, which affected hundreds of thousands of people in the past. But scientists

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Woman’s joy as NHS approves wonder drug for cystic fibrosis

This post was originally published on this siteA WOMAN who personally urged two Health Secretaries to help save her and other cystic fibrosis sufferers is overjoyed after new drugs were finally

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Polio survivor addresses MH Rotary Club

This post was originally published on this siteWorld Polio Day was established by Rotary International to celebrate Rotarians’ success in helping to almost eradicate the disease.

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Does Exercise Help Ease Anxiety?

This post was originally published on this siteApproximately 40 million adults suffer from anxiety disorders in America, which is not surprising since it is considered the most popular mental

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Hundreds of Pakistani children test positive for HIV after rogue doctor reused syringes, report says

This post was originally published on this siteHealth officials in a southern Pakistani city say a rogue pediatrician’s reuse of syringe needles has led to nearly 900 children testing

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Not enough pregnant women getting key vaccines, CDC says

This post was originally published on this siteHospitalization is at least twice as likely for a pregnant woman with the flu, compared to other individual with the illness. And nearly 70% of

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