Doctors Fight Tobacco Takeover of Inhaled Medicines

Doctors Fight Tobacco Takeover of Inhaled Medicines Jan. 21, 2022 — A tobacco giant has stepped into the health care business, and respiratory specialists are doing their best to thwart the move. The Forum of International Respiratory Societies, which has 70,000 members worldwide, has served “official notice” that its organizations and members “cannot condone” working … Read more

‘Artificial Pancreas’ Can Help Kids With Type 1 Diabetes

‘Artificial Pancreas’ Can Help Kids With Type 1 Diabetes By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Having a child with type 1 diabetes can be a challenging health condition for parents to manage, but new research suggests an “artificial pancreas” system may beat standard treatment in controlling the blood sugar … Read more

Ordering Groceries Online? Good Luck Finding Nutrition Info

Ordering Groceries Online? Good Luck Finding Nutrition Info By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Online grocery shopping has skyrocketed during the pandemic, but many websites are making it hard to find nutrition information on products, a new study shows. In the United States, packaged foods are required to have … Read more

Is Havana Syndrome Real? Here’s What History Can Tell Us

Is Havana Syndrome Real? Here’s What History Can Tell Us By Paul Rogers In 2016, CIA officers in Havana, Cuba, started having unexplained health issues. They reported a persistent piercing sound followed by symptoms including headaches, nausea, vertigo, trouble concentrating, and memory loss. Was it a new condition? Or was it the latest incidence of … Read more