Osteoporosis: New tools help pinpoint potential risk genes

A combination of powerful tools has helped scientists identify two new genes that could contribute to osteoporosis through their effect on bone density. The finding could lead to better treatments for the bone-weakening disease. It may soon be possible to predict osteoporosis before it develops. The study, by researchers at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia…

Food Service Packaging – Global Market Outlook (2019-2023)

According to Research for Markets, the Global Food Service Packaging Market is valued at $63.32 billion in 2016 and is expected to reach $103.51 billion by 2023 growing at a CAGR of 7.33% from 2016 to 2023. Growth in demand for ready-to-eat food, changes in consumer demand patterns towards packaging and prevalence of using convenient…

National Institutes of Health apologizes for lack of action on sexual harassers

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland, today responded to ongoing criticism of how the agency handles sexual harassment by NIH-funded investigators by issuing an apology. In a lengthy statement from NIH leaders, replete with language unusually contrite and passionate for a federal agency, NIH says it “has been part of the problem” and vows…

New Technology and Methods Making Healthcare Better Than Ever

Although many people still complain about healthcare in this country, the medical field has made some pretty impressive advancements in the recent past that allow you to get the care you need quickly and efficiently. The following are just a few things we now have available that make getting the right medical attention easier and…

A Few of the Ways Outdoor Activities Support Sober Living

It may be necessary for Norwegian Cruise line to up its security the next time they schedule another electronic dance music party cruise. This is the second year that passengers were found with drugs. The cruise that was scheduled in early January 2018 and several passengers are now facing drug charges. Depending on the circumstances,…

Ordering Supplies On Schedule

When you know that you’ll need to order medical supplies online each month or every few months, there are a few tips to keep in mind that will ensure that your supplies are delivered on time. Take a look at the website that you order supplies from to see what you need at the time…

How Adrenal Fatigue Could Affect a Person

Adrenal fatigue is a term that’s commonly heard when discussing symptoms ranging from nervousness to sleep disturbance to digestive problems. It’s a term that most people read when they are going through health books or the looking at websites, especially those that deal with alternative medicine. Adrenal fatigue is not a medical diagnosis a person…

Be Proactive And Make The Changes To Control Your Weight

For a variety of reasons, achieving and maintaining a healthy weight is the goal for many. One reason could be the desire to be proactive in avoiding the medical conditions that often follow being overweight. Another reason could be the desire to live a more active lifestyle. Whatever the reason may be, many people find…