Statins have low risk of side effects

The cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins have demonstrated substantial benefits in reducing the risk of heart attacks and strokes caused by blood clots (ischemic strokes) in at-risk patients. Since statins are associated with a low risk of side effects, the benefits of taking them outweigh the risks, according to a scientific statement from the American Heart Association that reviewed multiple studies […]

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Life-threatening Vectors: sub-tropical tick species spreads

Dangerous sub-tropical tick species detected for the first time in Austria In the past few months, health experts have reported increasingly facing a growing danger from ticks. Meanwhile, non-native species on diving here. It has been shown in Austria for the first time, a sub-tropical tick species that can transmit the life-threatening Crimean-Congo fever Virus. In Germany, too, the “giants […]

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'I was refused service by two health professionals' – Ageing poses particular problems for LGBT people

Statistics from the Visible Lives study in 2011 showed that 40pc of the older people surveyed were not ‘out’ to their health care provider and many feared that healthcare staff would not understand or would discriminate against them because they were LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender). There is little evidence to show that that figure has improved following the […]

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Ex-heroin addicts on methadone endure lives of stigma and isolation, new report finds

A bleak insight into the stigma and isolation felt by former heroin addicts who are now stabilised long-term on methadone is revealed in a new report today. The dominant experience of being a methadone user was one of stigma, with many attempting to conceal their methadone use for fear of being judged. Methadone maintenance treatment can bring stability to the […]

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10 things to know for those who going to fill their first tattoo

Today, tattooing is making a huge number of people. For some this is a way of expression, for others it’s a protest and a challenge to society, third is art and beauty. In each of these cases, it is important to understand that it’s not an easy cosmetic procedure. So, what you need to know before you visit a tattoo […]

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Important product recall: attention, this ham is contaminated with Salmonella

Manufacturer recalls ham due to Salmonella suspicion The Campofrio Food Group Deutschland GmbH from North Rhine-Westphalia, Ratingen has started a recall for the product “Aoste core ham 80g”. The ham could be contaminated with Salmonella. These bacteria can cause diarrhea and other health problems. Potential Salmonella Contamination The Campofrio Food Group Deutschland GmbH in Ratingen (North Rhine-Westphalia) calls the product […]

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Small pot growers find roadblocks on path to microcultivation licences

Yan Boissonneault’s daughter was turning blue. Without warning, his baby had stopped breathing, and he frantically performed CPR while his friend James Gallagher called 911. Years later, the men still become emotional remembering that day. Boissonneault learned that his daughter had a rare disorder that caused epilepsy, and when pharmaceutical medications failed to cure her seizures, he turned to CBD […]

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Kefir helps to reduce high blood pressure

Data joint work of scientists from Auburn University (USA) and the University of Vila Velha (Brazil) indicate that eating yogurt is very helpful for hypertensive patients – this product helps them to reduce high blood pressure. The researchers said that thanks to the kefir normalizes the connection between the digestive and nervous systems of the body. Even before it was […]

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