Third grader uses CPR to save unconscious mom

A third grader was recognized by his school on Thursday for his heroic actions that helped to save his mother’s life. Dimitri Meram, of San Carlos, California, quickly...

‘Malaria in Pregnancy Causes Miscarriage, Premature Births, Maternal Deaths, Others

Public health experts have said that one of the major causes of premature births, maternal deaths, maternal anaemia, miscarriages and low birth weights in Nigeria is malaria in...

The Simple, Sweet Way Men Can Ease a Woman’s Pain

Men who feel helpless when their partner is in pain can make one simple gesture: hold her hand. According to a small study of heterosexual couples conducted by researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder,...

9 Benefits of Sex

The health benefits of sex go way beyond the pleasures of orgasm. You get a health boost in all sorts of ways from fooling around, from lowering blood...

Don’t cut your leafy vegetables in the market: Here’s why

The phrase “You are what you eat” is literally so true. The body gets nourished by what goes inside it, either good or bad. In this era where...

3 Key Lifestyle Factors Can Lower Breast Cancer Odds

(HealthDay News) -- Things that keep you healthy overall, also appear to help lower a woman's risk of breast cancer, a new review says. The review found that exercising...

Magic mushrooms chemical could help people with depression, says leading psychiatrist

A chemical in magic mushrooms could be used to treat people with depression who do not respond to prescription drugs, according to a top psychiatrist. Psilocybin, the compound which causes people...

Some Lead Poisoning Tests May Be Faulty

(HealthDay News) -- Lead tests made by Magellan Diagnostics may yield inaccurate results for some children and adults, U.S. health officials warned Wednesday. Parents of children younger than 6...

Is Knowing Your Partner’s “Number” A Good Idea?

When you're getting to know a new partner, there are a lot of fun facts you might be curious about, like: Do they like their job? How's their...

Why Aren’t People Using the Most Effective Method of Birth Control?

The pill is the most widely used form of birth control in the United States, but it’s not the most effective. According to a new 24/7 Wall Street analysis of...

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