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Soybean Oil-Rich Diet Can Hurt Your Gut Health, Potentially Leading to Colitis: Study

Soybean Oil-Rich Diet Can Hurt Your Gut Health, Potentially Leading to Colitis: Study

Hold onto your stir-fry pans! New research has sizzled its way onto the food scene, suggesting a diet high in soybean oil might not be as gut-friendly as previously thought. ...

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Physician-Owned Hospitals Foster Competition and Reduce Costs, Doctors Say

Physician-Owned Hospitals Foster Competition and Reduce Costs, Doctors Say

Dr. Terry Gerard became a doctor because he wanted to help people. The emergency room physician from Durant, Oklahoma, told The Epoch Times that he now feels he spends more ...

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Australia’s COVID-Era ‘Name and Shame’ Laws Against Doctors Being Weaponised: Health Body

Australia’s COVID-Era ‘Name and Shame’ Laws Against Doctors Being Weaponised: Health Body

A body representing obstetricians says so-called "name and shame" laws against doctors deemed to pose a risk to the public are, in fact, disincentivising health workers from working in regional ...

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Breast Cancer Treatments May Accelerate Biological Aging: Study

Breast Cancer Treatments May Accelerate Biological Aging: Study

Breast cancer treatment might be speeding up the aging clock. And radiation therapy may be the potential culprit, according to a new study from researchers at the U.S. National Institutes ...

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CDC Alert: People and Animals Are Increasingly Getting Ill From Toxic Algae

CDC Alert: People and Animals Are Increasingly Getting Ill From Toxic Algae

A report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that more people and animals are getting sick from toxic algae that forms in bodies of water ...

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New Drug Could Prevent COVID-19 and Future Variants

New Drug Could Prevent COVID-19 and Future Variants

Scientists from the Queensland Institute of Medical Research Berghofer have invented a drug that can both prevent and treat COVID-19, including all new variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. In their internationally ...

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Santa Clara University Students Must Take COVID Vaccines or Withdraw

Santa Clara University Students Must Take COVID Vaccines or Withdraw

Health Viewpoints College COVID vaccine mandates remain some of the most coercive mandates ever declared. While most colleges have rescinded their mandates, some refuse to let go, and Santa Clara University (SCU) ...

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FDA Approves Drug Remdesivir for COVID-19 Treatment in People With Kidney Problems, Despite Data Showing Renal Failure

FDA Approves Drug Remdesivir for COVID-19 Treatment in People With Kidney Problems, Despite Data Showing Renal Failure

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on July 14 approved Veklury, also known as remdesivir, to treat COVID-19 in people with severe renal impairment, including dialysis, despite data showing ...

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About One-Third of People in Normal Weight Range Are Actually Obese: Study

About One-Third of People in Normal Weight Range Are Actually Obese: Study

Body fat percentage is a more reliable indicator of an individual's general health than body mass index, according to a new study. Researchers at the School of Public Health at Tel ...

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FDA Approves Drug Aimed at Preventing Respiratory Disease in Babies and Toddlers

FDA Approves Drug Aimed at Preventing Respiratory Disease in Babies and Toddlers

U.S. drug regulators have approved a drug aimed at preventing a respiratory disease in babies and toddlers. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on July 17 cleared Beyfortus, a ...

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Wildfire Crisis to Escalate, Prompting Health Concerns for 5 Types of People

Wildfire Crisis to Escalate, Prompting Health Concerns for 5 Types of People

With wildfires raging out of control across Canada, experts warn the United States may be facing a summer of intense heat and hazardous smoke. But just how dangerous is this ...

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Snack Smart: Top 7 Nuts for Heart and Brain Wellness

Snack Smart: Top 7 Nuts for Heart and Brain Wellness

Are you nuts about nuts? Research suggests that consuming nuts can lower the risk of cardiovascular diseases and premature death. Just how beneficial is nut consumption? What contributes to their ...

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World’s 2nd Happiest Country Has Surprisingly High Rate of Mental Health Disorders: Study 

World’s 2nd Happiest Country Has Surprisingly High Rate of Mental Health Disorders: Study 

Does happiness in the second-happiest country in the world come with a twist? Possibly, according to a new study showing that the country—whose population has ranked among the happiest in the world ...

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Cannabis Use in Pregnancy Could Harm Development of Fetal Male Sex Organs, Study Says

Cannabis Use in Pregnancy Could Harm Development of Fetal Male Sex Organs, Study Says

The use of cannabis during pregnancy could adversely affect the development of a fetus’ brain and likely hinders the healthy growth of the testes in male babies, according to recent ...

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How to Restore Lost Sense of Smell and Taste After COVID-19 Infection

How to Restore Lost Sense of Smell and Taste After COVID-19 Infection

A 17-year-old boy still had no sense of smell or taste six months after a COVID-19 infection. But after seeing an integrative and Chinese medicine doctor, they were fully restored. ...

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Australia Ceases Reporting Cases of Myocarditis Post-COVID Vaccination

Australia Ceases Reporting Cases of Myocarditis Post-COVID Vaccination

Australia's therapeutic goods administration (TGA) has announced that reports on myocarditis and pericarditis cases following mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccines by Pfizer and Moderna are not necessary anymore and will no longer ...

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Why We Lose Our Near Vision and How We Can Retrieve It

Why We Lose Our Near Vision and How We Can Retrieve It

Our stiffening eye lenses can be preserved with nutrition or improved through a variety of new treatments

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Nearly 1 in 10 American Kids Have Developmental Disabilities, Says CDC

Nearly 1 in 10 American Kids Have Developmental Disabilities, Says CDC

Almost one in ten children in the United States have a developmental disability, with their rates rising during the pandemic period when students were isolated and faced numerous restrictions. Developmental ...

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How Did the Medical System Lose Its Credibility and the Public’s Confidence?

How Did the Medical System Lose Its Credibility and the Public’s Confidence?

Americans are growing more skeptical of major institutions. Is this good or bad? Volatile or stultifying? Destructive or creative?

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21 International Experts Dispute Prevailing US Gender Transition Methods

21 International Experts Dispute Prevailing US Gender Transition Methods

Twenty-one clinicians and researchers from nine countries have signed a letter saying that the "best available evidence" doesn't support the prevailing treatment methods of gender dysphoria, namely sex-change procedures, in the ...

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Doctors Sound the Alarm on Rapidly Spreading Potentially Deadly STD

Doctors Sound the Alarm on Rapidly Spreading Potentially Deadly STD

Some health officials have recently sounded the alarm about a rise in syphilis infections in recent years, with Houston authorities warning residents about a 128 percent increase in cases of ...

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Popular Diabetes Drugs Used for Weight Loss Under Investigation for Suicide Risk

Popular Diabetes Drugs Used for Weight Loss Under Investigation for Suicide Risk

The European Union's drug regulator is probing a possible link between diabetes drugs, popular for weight loss, and suicidal thoughts. The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is assessing 150 reports of ...

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CDC Used Journal to Promote Masks Despite ‘Unreliable’ and ‘Unsupported Data’: New Analysis

CDC Used Journal to Promote Masks Despite ‘Unreliable’ and ‘Unsupported Data’: New Analysis

A new analysis of studies in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) flagship scientific journal found the agency promoted the effectiveness of masks using unreliable data with conclusions ...

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Private-Equity Firms Are Buying Out Medical Practices and Raising Prices for Americans: Study

Private-Equity Firms Are Buying Out Medical Practices and Raising Prices for Americans: Study

Private-equity firms have been buying up individual physician practices at a rapidly increasing rate over the past decade and raising prices for millions of Americans, according to a study released this week. ...

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Nature Prescriptions Improve Physical and Mental Health

Nature Prescriptions Improve Physical and Mental Health

Research confirms the nourishing effect of enjoying the beauty of the natural world

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ER Visits for Cannabis Use Among Children, Teens Spiked During Pandemic: CDC

ER Visits for Cannabis Use Among Children, Teens Spiked During Pandemic: CDC

The number of children, teenagers, and young adults being rushed to hospital owing to cannabis-involved emergencies spiked throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, according to new data published on July 13 by the ...

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WHO Says Artificial Sweetener Aspartame May Cause Cancer, But Intake Guidelines Remain Unchanged

WHO Says Artificial Sweetener Aspartame May Cause Cancer, But Intake Guidelines Remain Unchanged

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday classified aspartame as “possibly carcinogenic to humans” while reaffirming its recommended intake of the popular artificial sweetener is safe. In an analysis published ...

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