Error message

  • Deprecated function: implode(): Passing glue string after array is deprecated. Swap the parameters in drupal_get_feeds() (line 394 of /home/scain/briancainmd.com.nov2021/includes/common.inc).
  • Deprecated function: The each() function is deprecated. This message will be suppressed on further calls in menu_set_active_trail() (line 2405 of /home/scain/briancainmd.com.nov2021/includes/menu.inc).

Feed aggregator

A lot of children are about to be born in Ukraine. Will the war affect them for life?

WebMD - Wed, 04/27/2022 - 08:03

Some of the most horrific images from the war so far have come from a maternity hospital in Mariupol bombed by Russian troops in mid-March. The upheaval spurs a troubling question: Could the stress and condition of war affect a fetus?

When the Walls Were Painted With Poison

WebMD - Wed, 04/27/2022 - 04:56

Scheele’s Green, named for the Swedish chemist who invented it in 1778, was everywhere in Victorian England, from the walls of Buckingham Palace to the factories where child laborers painted the leaves of fake foliage. And it was deadly.

As Teens Struggle With Pandemic Emotions, Recovery Is Uncertain

WebMD - Tue, 04/26/2022 - 17:21

It’s unclear whether the disruption of the pandemic is a blip on the radar or the early signs of a generation permanently stunted in its social and mental health development.

FDA Approves First COVID Treatment for Use in Kids

WebMD - Tue, 04/26/2022 - 16:14

The FDA approved the antiviral remdesivir as the first COVID-19 treatment for young children.

More American Teens Carrying Guns These Days

WebMD - Tue, 04/26/2022 - 15:38

Researchers say the number of U.S. teens carrying handguns has risen by 41% over the past two decades -- with notable increases seen among white teens from higher-income families.

Breaking News: Kamala Harris Has COVID-19

WebMD - Tue, 04/26/2022 - 14:01

The vice president has no symptoms and will isolate and work from the vice president’s residence at the Naval Observatory.

Will You Have a Heart Attack? New Tech May Predict If and When

WebMD - Tue, 04/26/2022 - 13:30

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University want to create a 3D model of your heart to predict a life-threatening problem before it happens.

Rise and Shine: A Carefully Considered Morning Ritual That Can Brighten Your Day

WebMD - Tue, 04/26/2022 - 08:44

Strategies for getting ready to be at your best each morning

Rise and Shine: A Carefully Considered Morning Ritual That Can Brighten Your Day

WebMD - Tue, 04/26/2022 - 08:44

Strategies for getting ready to be at your best each morning

Pfizer Recalls Another Blood Pressure Medication

WebMD - Mon, 04/25/2022 - 18:38

Pfizer is recalling five lots of blood pressure medicine Accupril because of elevated levels of a nitrosamine, Nnitroso-quinapril, the company said in a news release posted on the FDA website.

Pfizer Recalls Another Blood Pressure Medication

WebMD - Mon, 04/25/2022 - 18:38

Pfizer is recalling five lots of blood pressure medicine Accupril because of elevated levels of a nitrosamine, Nnitroso-quinapril, the company said in a news release posted on the FDA website.

Study Shows Long COVID Affects Women More Than Men

WebMD - Mon, 04/25/2022 - 18:23

A new study shows that women are 33 percent less likely than men to make a full recovery from long COVID than men.

Needle-Free Epinephrine Options Are On The Horizon

WebMD - Mon, 04/25/2022 - 16:57

Epinephrine is the only effective treatment for serious allergic reactions called anaphylaxis, yet people with prescriptions for the lifesaving medication often don't carry their auto-injectors, and many hesitate to use them.

Got A-Fib? Shed Pounds Before Treatment to Stop Its Return

WebMD - Mon, 04/25/2022 - 14:14

In a new study, patients with a-fib who were overweight or obese when they underwent ablation to correct abnormal heart rhythm were more likely to experience a return of A-fib than folks who were not.

Low-Fat Vegan Diet May Bring Relief From Rheumatoid Arthritis

WebMD - Mon, 04/25/2022 - 13:54

New study suggests it might, but there are still plenty of questions

The Emotional Side of Breast Cancer

WebMD - Mon, 04/25/2022 - 13:37

Breast cancer can bring on many emotions in people. From diagnosis to treatments, the journey may leave you feeling things you hadn't expected.

Pediatric Palliative Care: Easing Your Child's Suffering

WebMD - Fri, 04/22/2022 - 15:39

Bringing normalcy to families' lives is a goal of pediatric palliative care, also known as pediatric advanced care (PAC). Many families, however, resist palliative care because they think it's limited to end-of-life care.

Guns Now Leading Cause of Death for US Children

WebMD - Fri, 04/22/2022 - 14:57

Deaths linked to firearms topped those from car accidents for the first time in 2020, a new study found.

Why Do We Freeze Under Pressure?

WebMD - Fri, 04/22/2022 - 14:36

It’s happened to presidential candidates, Wheel of Fortune contestants, and (let’s be honest) you too – anyone can choke when stakes are high. Science explains why, and how to stop it.

Highway Death Toll Warning Signs May Cause More Crashes, Not Less

WebMD - Fri, 04/22/2022 - 10:17

A new study suggests showing highway death tolls on roadside message boards in a bid to curb crashes may actually cause more accidents.

Pages