Antipsychotic Drugs Will Become More Affordable, Study Predicts

Patent expirations on several leading antipsychotic drugs could save Medicaid billions of dollars a year as the medications become available in cheaper generic versions, a new study finds.
Patients covered by Medicaid — the publicly funded insurance program for the poor — account for 70 to 80 percent of all antipsychotic prescriptions in the United States, the researchers said.
The lower costs of “second-generation” antipsychotics, such as Abilify and Seroquel, could prompt Medicaid to lift restrictions on access to the drugs, the study authors predicted.
The drugs are used to treat [...]

Zaps From Electric Device May Prevent Motion Sickness

Motion sickness is a miserable experience, with sufferers having nausea, dizziness and cold sweats from the rocking of a boat, the swaying of a car or the swooping of a roller coaster.
Now imagine a device that could prevent those symptoms and allow you to enjoy your sailing excursion or day at the amusement park.
British researchers say such a device may soon be at hand. They have shown that a mild electrical current applied to the scalp can fend off these symptoms, according to findings published online Sept. 4 [...]

Cucumbers imported by San Diego company recalled after nationwide salmonella outbreak, 1 death

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A California company is recalling its cucumbers after a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 285 people in 27 states and killed a San Diego woman.
Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce of San Diego on Friday voluntarily recalled its “Limited Edition” brand garden cucumbers, which were grown in Mexico.
Health officials say the cucumbers are the likely cause of hundreds of illnesses since July 3 and the Aug. 17 death of a 99-year-old woman.
Half the people who became ill are under 18 years of age.
The cucumbers were [...]

Obama Defends Health Rights for Transgender Americans

The Obama administration on Thursday released a proposed rule that would ban health care providers and insurance companies from discriminating against people based on their gender identities, though it fell just short of requiring health plans to pay for gender transition. bv Instead, it spelled out practices that would constitute discrimination. If a doctor says it is medically necessary for a patient who has gender dysphoria to get a hysterectomy, for instance, then insurers who refuse to cover it will have to demonstrate other instances in which they [...]

US outbreak of measles have been confirmed 51 cases of urticaria symptoms and treatment of

US outbreak of measles have been confirmed in 51 cases, symptoms and treatment of urticaria alert. US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 23 California near Disneyland and recent outbreaks of measles in the area, and then spread to another six states and neighboring Mexico, 51 cases have been diagnosed.
According to the preliminary inference, one or more of measles were reported in between December 15, 2014 to play 20 dates in Disneyland, causing infections and other visitors to the virus from spreading to other areas.
Measles is one [...]

Ebola has caused a million people were infected 4900 people dead

While the full mobilization of the international community to strengthen the defense can be said to be the world’s worst ever outbreak of Ebola occasion, according to World Health Organization statistics released on the 23rd that the outbreak of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has led to about 1 million people worldwide will be infected , 4900 people were killed. Experts warn, when early December, fear of infection increased to 10,000 individuals each week.
Due to the lack of rapid containment spread in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea [...]

Regular exercise can delay early prostate cancer

Epidemiology and urology expert Zurn · Dr. Chen and his colleagues on the 70 low-risk prostate in men with prostate cancer genes and another 70 men of normal prostate genes were compared. Study, patients are no active treatment, participants who accepted the questionnaire related to physical activity and sport mode. It was found in the weekly jogging, playing badminton or swimming for at least three hours of men tested and found 184 kinds of gene expression was significantly different from those participants who exercise less. During high-intensity exercise [...]

What is ebola virus and symptoms of ebola virus and how is ebola virus transmitted

Ebola is one of the world’s most mysterious and notorious diseases that, has claimed thousands of lives over the current and past decades. It is not so common but surfaces once in a while, mostly in the African countries and specifically in communities living near forest areas or in contact with wildlife(monkeys,or bats). One of these countries being Zaire, Uganda and Congo among others where it has occurred many times in this century. 
Traditionally most African countries that have suffered from the Ebola outbreak, blame it on the illegal [...]

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