Masthead
Search: Web rtecexpress.net
ADVERTISEMENT
Today's Health Photos
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boston Scientific Corp’s back-to-back losses in the first two federal trials over its transvaginal mesh devices could drive up the cost of resolving thousands of similar lawsuits, according to legal experts.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - International efforts to fight Ebola are helping to slow the rate of new infections in some areas but increased infections in others and fears of further contagion in Mali indicate much work is still to be done, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Friday.

(This version of the Nov. 20 story, corrects final paragraph to show Embeda treats pain, not opioid dependence)

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A simple grip-strength test might someday help doctors identify patients’ risk for potentially disabling conditions later in life, but interventions likely would differ for men and women, a new study suggests.

(Reuters Health) – Products for kids with itchy skin that are labeled hypoallergenic often contain ingredients that can cause allergic reactions, a recent study found.

(Reuters Health) - Two experimental drugs can reduce dangerously high potassium levels in the blood, a problem that can plague people with diabetes and kidney disease and lead to a fatal heart rhythm, researchers say.

GENEVA (Reuters) - An outbreak of the plague has killed 40 people out of 119 confirmed cases in Madagascar since late August and there is a risk of the disease spreading rapidly in the capital, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Agriculture has helped make the Netherlands rich, but experts warn that the density of farms and the increasing number of animals in one of the most intensive agricultural sectors in the world make it vulnerable to diseases.

GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll in the Ebola epidemic has risen to 5,459 out of 15,351 cases identified in eight countries by the end of Nov. 18, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Agriculture has helped make the Netherlands rich, but experts warn that the density of farms and the increasing number of animals in one of the most intensive agricultural sectors in the world make it vulnerable to diseases.

ADVERTISEMENT
Health Videos - Women
Exercising With Asthma - video
Just because you have asthma doesn't mean you have to give up your ...
Heart Healthy Living - video
Heart disease affects 20 million Americans. How can you live a heart ...
Women And Hair Loss - video
Women prize a full head of lustrous hair. Howerver, many women will ...
Detecting Danger In Unborn Babies - video
Fetal anemia is a dangerous pregnancy complication that can wreak ...
Health Videos - Disease
Brain Implant Unscrambles Memories - video
Canadian researchers say they've developed a world first - a brain ...
Treating Alzheimer's Disease (Alzheimer's #3) - video
Although there is no cure for the degenerative brain disorder known ...
Stages of Alzheimer's Disease (Alzheimer's #2) - video
Alzheimer's disease follows a general pattern as it worsens over ...
Alzheimer's Myths - video
Myth: Alzheimer's cannot be treated. MythL Aluminum causes ...
Welcome Guest
Username: 
Password:
Browse RSS Feeds
click here when finished
Save Page Layout
Video
More Headlines
thumbnail
ATLANTA (Reuters) - A plane carrying a second American aid ......
thumbnail
LONDON (Reuters) - Expectations are building for a new ......
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Authorities in Thailand are to inspect ......
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Under the Affordable Care Act, ......
Authorities have been monitoring anyone who came into ......
thumbnail
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's biggest drugmaker Takeda ......
thumbnail
FREETOWN/MONROVIA (Reuters) - Hundreds of troops deployed ......
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hepatitis C may become a ......
thumbnail
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - International development banks on ......
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Physical therapy and steroid ......
ADVERTISEMENT
loading
Health Videos - Heart
Understanding High Blood Pressure (HBP #1) - video
A quarter of Americans have high blood pressure, or hypertension. ...
Heart Artery Link - video
Researchers report that people with aneurysms are somehow protected ...
When The Heart Stops - video
A genetic defect of the heart often goes undetected until the person ...
Growing Hearts - video
Chronic heart failure kills thousands each year, and though a heart ...
Unable to open file.