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'Real-world' Benefit Shown for FreeStyle Libre Glucose Monitor
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:58:03 EST
From medscape.com
In real-world data from over 50,000 users of the new FreeStyle Libre "flash" glucose monitoring system from Abbott, more scanning equated to better glycemic control.
Medscape Medical News


Tattoos Help Breast Cancer Patients Heal After Mastectomy
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:30 EST
From medscape.com
Artist David Allen empowers women who have had their breasts removed to feel a sense of control over their lives by drawing beautiful images over their mastectomy scars.
Medscape Medical News


Durable Perianal Fistula Remissions With Stem Cell Product
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:50:34 EST
From medscape.com
A suspension of allogeneic expanded adipose-derived stem cells is associated with the durable remission of complex perianal fistulas, 1-year data confirm.
Medscape Medical News


What's Hot at ISC 2017?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:47:50 EST
From medscape.com
Following hard on the heels of Super Bowl LI, the International Stroke Conference 2017 will hit Houston with a wave of new stroke research.
Medscape Medical News


ASTRO Guideline Update on Palliative Radiation for Bone Mets
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:29:12 EST
From medscape.com
The updated guidelines continue to recommend four dosing schedules for palliative radiation, but some experts question whether more weight should be given to the single-dose option.
Medscape Medical News


Online Intervention Reduces Knee Pain, Improves Mobility
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:06:00 EST
From medscape.com
An online intervention that included physiotherapy, a pain management course, and educational materials substantially reduced chronic knee pain and improved mobility in an Australian study.
Medscape Medical News


Many Physicians, Nurses Want Pain Removed as Fifth Vital Sign
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:02:23 EST
From medscape.com
Slightly more than half of Medscape survey respondents also said they often or sometimes felt pressure to prescribe.
Medscape Medical News


NeuroBreak: A Win for MS; Another Loss for Alzheimer's; $125M Voucher
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:00:00 -0400
From medpagetoday.com
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience

1-Star vs 5-Star Docs: What's the Difference?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0400
From medpagetoday.com
(MedPage Today) -- Online reviews too scattershot to mean much

Benefits in Anemia, BMD with Testosterone Tx (CME/CE)
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0400
From medpagetoday.com
(MedPage Today) -- But TTrial results don't show boons for improving memory

Agent that Targets GM-CSF Shows Promise in RA (CME/CE)
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:30:00 -0400
From medpagetoday.com
(MedPage Today) -- Novel monoclonal antibody was rapidly effective in mild-to-moderate disease

IBM Chief Proclaims 'Profoundly Hopeful' Era
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:30:30 -0400
From medpagetoday.com
(MedPage Today) -- Ginni Rometty outlines lessons learned from Watson

Morning Break: Feeling Good about Chronic Pain; Freezing Genitals; Geezer Stoners
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0400
From medpagetoday.com
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the MedPage Today staff

France to cull more ducks as fights bird flu virus
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:02:10 -0500
From feeds.reuters
(This version of the story has been refiled to change first two paragraphs after farm minister corrects scope of the culling measure)


China reports more severe form of bird flu, threat to poultry: WHO
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:10:56 -0500
From feeds.reuters
GENEVA (Reuters) - China has detected an evolution in the H7N9 avian flu virus that is capable of causing severe disease in poultry and requires close monitoring, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday.


Tyson Foods accelerates shift away from antibiotics in chicken
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:36:14 -0500
From feeds.reuters
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Tyson Foods Inc in June will switch its retail line of company-branded chicken products to birds raised without any antibiotics, a top executive said on Tuesday, accelerating the meat sector's shift away from the drugs.


FDA rejects Amphastar's nasal opioid overdose treatment
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:25:55 -0500
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Tuesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had rejected its application to market an intranasal version of the emergency opioid-overdose treatment, naloxone.


Stress hormone may help explain health advantages of marriage
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:14:34 -0500
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters Health) - Married couples may be healthier than single, divorced or widowed adults at least in part because they have lower levels of a stress hormone associated with a variety of medical problems, a recent study suggests.


Fructose tied to advanced liver disease in children and teens
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:16:11 -0500
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters Health) - Obese youth who have some buildup of fats in their livers and a diet high in fructose may be more likely to develop serious chronic liver damage common in adult alcoholics, a recent study suggests.


South Sudan's Kiir promises safe access to starving civilians as famine bites
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:15:20 -0500
From feeds.reuters
JUBA (Reuters) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Tuesday promised aid agencies safe access to hunger-stricken civilians, a day after his government declared a famine in parts of the war-ravaged country.


Norway pledges $10 million to counter Trump's global anti-abortion move
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:33:30 -0500
From feeds.reuters
(This February 20 story has been corrected to say "she" instead of "he" in penultimate paragraph)


New York DFS probes health insurers over contraceptive coverage
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:46:36 -0500
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) said on Tuesday it was investigating whether health insurers complied with its contraceptive coverage requirements.


U.S. top court rejects Boston Scientific's patent licensing appeal
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:07:45 -0500
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday turned away an appeal by Boston Scientific Corp of a Maryland state court jury verdict ordering the medical device company to pay $308 million to a patent licensor for breach of contract concerning implantable cardiac devices.


How to Lose Weight and Keep it Off
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:33:51 +0000
From time.com
Losing weight is tough, but keeping off the weight over time is even harder. The vast majority of people who lose weight gain it back, which is why weight loss maintenance is an area scientists and doctors are always looking into. Now, in a new study, researchers suggest that special programs designed for weight loss...


Mom will give birth to terminally ill daughter to donate her organs
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:47:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
An Oklahoma mom has decided to give birth to her terminally ill daughter so that she can donate the newbornas organs.


Testosterone gel shows no benefit for older men's memories
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:54:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Testosterone treatment did not improve older men's memory or mental function in the latest results from landmark government research that challenges the anti-aging claims of popular supplements.


9-1-1: The warning signs of heart attack every woman should know
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:39:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
One in three women are living with cardiovascular disease, and about half of all women have at least one risk factor for the disease, according to the American Heart Association.


Try this easy 1-minute workout hack
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:52:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Most people think getting fit takes a lot of time.


In latest beauty trend, women are tattooing freckles ... on their faces
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:33:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Inked eyebrows, eyelids and lips a you thought youad seen it all.


Retired soccer star Lauren Holiday opens up about health scare during pregnancy
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:20:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
A retired U.S. womenas soccer star who was diagnosed with a brain tumor six months into her pregnancy last year is opening up about the fears and concerns she had for her unborn daughter and self during the ordeal.


Dallas' 'Dr. Death' gets life in prison over botched surgery
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:42:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
A Dallas jury sentenced a neurosurgeon dubbed aDr.


FDA rejects Amphastar's nasal version of opioid overdose treatment
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:52:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Tuesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had rejected its application to market an intranasal version of the drug naloxone, which is designed to stop or reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.


The truth about working out without underwear
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
What you need to know before ditching your drawers.


What it's like to be diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at age 25
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
In February of 2015, after a busy weekend, I began feeling some tingling in the bottom of my feet.


Hospital cuts planned in most of England
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:02:48 GMT
From bbc.co
Hospital services in nearly two-thirds of England could be cut or scaled back, BBC analysis shows.

Testosterone replacement for men 'trade-off with risks'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:40:16 GMT
From bbc.co
In those deficient, the therapy may improve bone health, but at what cost?

Snail venom compound 'offers chronic pain therapy'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:09:00 GMT
From bbc.co
It could open the door to a new type of medicine for preventing and treating pain.

10,000 steps a day is a meaningless fitness goal, says science
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:28:36 GMT
From bbc.co
A scientist in the US thinks fitness apps could be "doing more harm than good".

Children's hospital is first to be rated 'outstanding'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:27:53 GMT
From bbc.co
Birmingham Children's Hospital, criticised for failings eight years ago, now declared "outstanding" by inspectors.

Facebook investigates fake cancer child post
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:15:19 GMT
From bbc.co
A mother seeks to make Facebook block an account that posted images falsely claiming her son had cancer.

What future for E numbers after Brexit?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:28:22 GMT
From bbc.co
How Brexit might create complications for the way food in the UK is labelled.

Is this snail the next medical breakthrough?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:09:38 GMT
From bbc.co
The Conus regius is a species of cone snail that paralyses its prey with venom.

Inside the first children's hospital to get top marks
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:05:30 GMT
From bbc.co
This Birmingham hospital is the first of its kind to get top marks from inspectors.

The meerkats helping disabled people
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:19:14 GMT
From bbc.co
The therapy comes from watching the meerkats play and interact with each other in their playpen

The man championing wheelchair tourism in Brazil
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:18:40 GMT
From bbc.co
Brazilian Ricardo Shimosakai is a tourist agent who specialises in finding holiday packages for people with mobility issues.

Fearne Cotton talks about her struggle with depression
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:03:44 GMT
From bbc.co
The TV and radio host has written a personal book on coping with depression.

Speeding up the search for life-saving medicines
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:08:28 GMT
From bbc.co
How cloud computing is speeding up the development of potentially life-saving drugs.

Jeepers Creepers
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:59:35 GMT
From bbc.co
After the actress ate a spider's leg, we look at whether the UK should embrace eating insects.

Instagram star reveals postpartum photos
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:15:57 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Alexa Brown, 26, who lives in Arizona, is a mother-of-two and has posted a picture of her postpartum body just four weeks after giving birth. The Instagram star has over two million followers on her page.


Weight gain INCREASES risk of breast cancer returning
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:10:31 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Taking up exercise and keeping trim are the most important lifestyle changes to help reduce the risk of relapsing, scientists from the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto claim.


Jab that could cure deafness in the elderly?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:02:14 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
A team of scientists from three US universities have found a drug combination that is able to grow large numbers of new hair cells in the laboratory - possibly preventing deafness in old age.


Why these 7 foods are not as healthy as you thinkA
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:50:08 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Are you relying on almond milk to get your daily calcium intake or canned tuna for omega 3?


Cocaine use raises the risk of dementia
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:07:11 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Regular use of the illegal drug causes excessive amounts of iron to accumulate in parts of the brain and causes cell death - a known cause of dementia, Cambridge University experts found.


Would you settle with Mr Acceptable?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:42:47 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Despite listing specific criteria, users of dating apps don't often don't contact love interests who match their criteria, researchers from the Queensland University of Technology found.


Obese men last 1 minute 30 seconds LONGER in the bedroom
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:42:17 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Overweight men have a higher presence of estradiol, a female sex hormone, which actually inhibits the male orgasm, according to new research from Erciyes University in Turkey.


Different medicines for 'wet' and 'dry' coughs are a ploy
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:32:15 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
All common coughs have the same cause and can be treated with just one medicine, according to Professor Alyn Morice, a respiratory expert based at the University of Hull.


How SNAILS could be the answer to chronic pain
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:01:03 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
In a study on rats, venom from a variety typically found in the Caribbean was found to 'stun' pain and keep it at bay, according to research from the University of Utah.


Bacteria in food can increase risk of miscarriage
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:45:21 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Listeria - a bacteria found in many foods - can attack the placenta and the lining of the uterus, causing new life to be rejected by the body, according to new research from the University of Wisconsin.


The modern world is confusing our senses and making us ILL
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:38:30 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Experts at the American Association for the Advancement of Science conference in Boston said the modern world is making us fat, lazy and destroying our eyesight (stock image).


BBC Radio 4's Steve Hewlett dies after cancer battle
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:08:39 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The 58-year-old died in the company of his family at London's Royal Marsden Hospital while listening to the music of Bob Dylan following a battle with cancer.


Eating swordfish could double your risk of MND
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:05:03 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Regular fish eaters whose mercury consumption registered in the top 25 per cent were twice as likely to have motor neurone disease, researchers from Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, found.


The subtle traits that prove your partner will cheat
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:26:09 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Relationship expert Olga Levancuka believes adulterers posses some very subtle personality traits - and once you know how to spot them, you can save yourself time and heartbreak.


Antidepressants may not be perfect, but they DO save lives
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:04:20 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
As a psychiatrist, Professor Carmine Pariante has treated thousands of people over the past 25 years for debilitating clinical depression. He writes that antidepressants do help in many cases.


Oldham woman who constantly smells like FISH
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:47:10 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Kelly-Fidoe White, from Oldham, has spent her entire life suffering from Trimethylaminuria - a disorder more commonly known as 'fish odour syndrome'.


The reason chocolate cake can be IMPOSSIBLE to resist
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:05:24 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Cornish clotted cream is 60 per cent fat, so why do we find it nearly addictively delicious? TV doctor Michael Mosley reveals what cake and smelly cheeses do to our bodies in a new BBC2 series.


The foods to eat to get rid of aches and pains
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:58:24 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Three nutritionists have shared eight foods to eat to reduce inflammation, which can lead to aching and fragile bones. Try eating beetroot and leafy greens to stop back and neck pain, they say.


How you can turn your mobile phone into a STETHOSCOPE
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:39:40 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Most people are familiar with health apps, but there are now phone devices that can test everything from fertility to a fever. Experts such as Suffolk GP Matt Piccaver give their verdicts.


Fitbit helps diagnosis mother's serious heart condition
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:28:04 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Felicity McQueen, 34, from Western Australia, noticed her heart was going 50 beats over the normal rate when she looked down at the fitness tracker. She was then diagnosed with atrial fibrillation.


Can a blood pressure pill really cure a runny nose?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:12:37 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
In a U.S. trial, verapamil reduced sniffles in those suffering from chronic sinusitis a which affects one in six people. Sinusitis develops when the nasal passages and the lining of the sinuses get inflamed.


Expert reveals the signs you're suffering from job BURNOUT
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:08:40 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Negative self-talk is one of most harmful symptoms that can come with being discontent at work. Australian psychologist Peter Doyle revealed it can lead to an increase of adrenaline and cortisol


Could blood pressure drugs be the new MALE contraception?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:59:07 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
One of the most promising non-hormonal alternatives for a male contraceptive is a 20p pill called nifedipine. Scientists from Harvard University have found the drug can switch off sperm's swimming ability.


Eight reasons why KISSING is so good for your healthA
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:29:37 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Kissing can be fun but did you also know it can actually improve your health? From giving your immune system a boost to lowering blood pressure, we take you through eight health benefits.


Waffling could be an early sign of Alzheimer's
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:19:15 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Research inspired by famous Alzheimeras patients such as Ronald Reagan, Iris Murdoch and Agatha Christie found those with a mild cognitive impairment speak in a more rambling way.


Chicago teen receives rare heart-lung transplant
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:15:18 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Spencer Kolman, 15, from Chicago, Illinois, was the only child in the United States to receive a rare heart-lung transplant that year. His lungs had severe scarring due to long ago chemotherapy as a baby.


9 in 10 diets fail but yo-yo dieting is better than fat
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:57:13 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
If you get stuck in a cycle of ayo-yo dietinga a losing weight and gaining it later a donat give up, for research suggests this is healthier than never dieting at all, claims a leading obesity expert.


Why the fasting diet DOES work?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:17:28 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers at UCLA's Longevity Institute got groups of people to limit their intake to 750 calories for five days a month for three months. By the end, they had lost weight and lowered their disease risk.


Why fitness apps could be doing you more harm than goodA
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:53:16 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Trying to hit the recommended number of steps could be harmful to the elderly. The figure came about in 1960 as the average Japanese man walked 10,000 a day, burning 3,000 kcal.


The thousands still denied the 43p breast cancer pill
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:49:43 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Caralyn Duignan, 53, from Crewe, was diagnosed with breast cancer last year, but did not learn about the life-saving drug from her GP. Instead, she discovered it from an article online.


The three things successful people do before breakfast
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:33:46 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Powerful and wealthy people use the time between waking up and having breakfast to set themselves up for a successful day ahead.


The tiny basket that stops your heart beating too fast
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:20:47 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
After a back operation in 2015, Rod Stapley from Newcastle discovered he had an abnormal heart rhythm. He became one of the first to try the new procedure, which had him back on his feet in no time.


The bracelet that lets dads-to-be feel their baby kicking
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:16:56 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
They will never know what it is like to be pregnant - but at least men can now feel their unborn baby kicking. A smart bracelet transmits a babyas womb movements through the weareras wrist.


Close A&E and maternity units to save NHS, says think-tank
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:56:50 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Local health managers are trying to redesign NHS services in their areas so they can be run more cheaply and offer a better standard of care - and MPs are being urged to back the proposals.


How just one pint a day can increase risk of heart disease
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:36:33 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The finding, by the University College London, comes from a British study suggesting that drinking can affect the elasticity of arterial walls, interfering with the flow of blood.


Radical treatment for MS can stop disease in its tracks
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:24:35 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Nearly half of multiple sclerosis patients who received the treatment saw the disease stop progressing for five years, Imperial College London researchers found. (stock)


Utah's anesthesia abortion law unenforced
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:24:34 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Medics claim they have tried to seek guidance on how lawmakers want them to administer anesthesia - a complicated and risky procedure. But no legislators will agree to draw up guidance.


Testosterone gel study finds no memory benefit
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:55:36 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
Testosterone treatment did not improve older men's memory or mental function, according to a new study


Maine wants ban on food stamps for candy, soda
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:29:26 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
Officials say the ban will help with the state's rising obesity rate


Tired of yo-yo dieting? This may help keep weight off
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:18:23 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
In a new study, people were more likely to maintain successful weight lossa if they took part in this key strategy


David Cassidy says heas fighting dementia
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:23:15 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
Former aPartridge Familya star David Cassidy says heas struggling with memory loss


How Trump's revised travel ban could impact doctors and patients
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:51:24 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
President Trump is finalizing a revised version of his travel ban, temporarily barring people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S. This comes at a delicate time for the American medical system. Tony Dokoupil reports on how the travel ban could impact patient care.


Trump's travel ban causing angst for America's health system
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:02:36 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
One in four doctors in the U.S. is foreign born, including an estimated 15,000 from the seven Muslim-majority countries named in the ban


Utah's anesthesia abortion law unenforced
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:59:30 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
Last year, Utah enacted a law requiring that fetuses receive anesthesia or painkillers before elective abortions starting at 20 weeks gestation


Autoimmune condition can't keep brave girl down
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:05:31 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
In New York City, an act of kindness is helping a brave little girl get her groove back and rediscover her confidence. In Harlem, Taylor Breland had a big personality and hair to match. The 8-year-old is one of about six million Americans with alopecia, an autoimmune condition that causes baldness. Tony Dokoupil has her story.


Scientists working on restoring human sight with pig eyes
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:01:40 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
National Donor Day is held every February to raise awareness of the lifesaving benifits of organ, eye and tissue donation. In China, where the population is 1.4 billion, scientists are working on a procedure that makes pig corneas suitable for human transplant. Adriana Diaz has the story.


Bill Maher and Milo Yiannopoulos spar on HBO show
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:10:52 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
Two polar opposites of politics sat down together for what was expected to be an explosive exchange of ideas. Breitbart News senior editor Milo Yiannopoulos entered the liberal lion's den of HBO's Bill Maher. But as Tony Dokoupil shows us, the results might surprise you.


Morning Rounds: Opioid prescriptions, treating back pain, and more
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:15:58 -0500
From feeds.cbsnews
In this Morning Rounds, CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss how some medical professionals may be fueling the opioid epidemic, new guidelines on treating back pain, and more.


Sitcoms that influenced us and our parenting
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT
From rss.cnn
Ask anyone who grew up in the 1970s, '80s and '90s about their favorite sitcoms and they probably won't miss a beat, answering quickly and with tremendous passion about shows that influenced them in countless ways.


Teen inspires first transgender doll
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:29:34 GMT
From rss.cnn
The Tonner Doll Company is releasing a transgender doll inspired by Jazz Jennings.


Testosterone therapy's benefits and risks
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:31:01 GMT
From rss.cnn
Testosterone therapy, when used by men over age 65 who have low testosterone levels, offers some health benefits but also poses potential risks, suggests a roundup of five new studies in the Journal of American Medicine and JAMA Internal Medicine.


Acupuncture shows promise in migraine treatment, study says
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:04:30 GMT
From rss.cnn
When most people get a headache, a simple over-the-counter pain reliever and a few moments of quiet can usually do the trick. But for millions of Americans suffering from debilitating migraines, the pain can be so intense that relief may seem out of reach.


Sitting might not be so bad for you after all
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:59:24 GMT
From rss.cnn
Sitting has been branded the "new smoking" for its supposed public health risks, especially for people with sit-down office jobs.