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The FDA Just Approved the First App to Be Marketed for Birth Control

The FDA Just Approved the First App to Be Marketed for Birth Control

Photo: Natural Cycles Going all-natural when it comes to reproductive health is all the rage right now. More women than ever are choosing to skip synthetic hormones in favor of natural methods of birth control because of side effects, certain health conditions, and plain old personal preference. Another natural option? Tracking your fertility via an […]

Earth's Undetected 'Mini-Moons' Could Make for Exciting New Astronomy

Earth's Undetected 'Mini-Moons' Could Make for Exciting New Astronomy

Artist’s concept of an asteroidIllustration: NASA/Caltech Every once in a while, our planet captures a “mini-moon,” a tiny asteroid that hangs out in our orbit for a bit before venturing back into the depths of space. New research suggests these small, temporary natural satellites carry tremendous scientific and commercial opportunities—but the trick will be in […]

Roquan Smith's arrival adds intrigue to the Bears' joint practices with Broncos

Roquan Smith's arrival adds intrigue to the Bears' joint practices with Broncos

Bears rookie linebacker Roquan Smith didn’t make it to Bourbonnais for training camp, but he’ll have several days on the road to become reacquainted with his team after signing his contract Tuesday morning. As the Bears front office ended their first-round pick’s 29-day holdout, the team readied to travel to Englewood, Colo., for joint practices […]

Can Medicine Bring Israelis and Palestinians Together?

Can Medicine Bring Israelis and Palestinians Together?

The wolf shall dwell with the lamb, the leopard lie down with the kid; the calf, the beast of prey, and the fatling together, with a little boy to herd them. Isaiah 11:6 (The Israel Bible™) View of the Mt. of Olives in Jerusalem, with the Augusta Victoria tower on the left. (Credit: Michal Fattal/Flash90) […]

Laughter really is best medicine

Laughter really is best medicine

Hilarious references to listeriosis and polony were made, while Sfiso Nene received a standing ovation for his satarical take on taxi drivers, which had the crowd in stitches. Indeed, the therapeutic effects of laughing were in evidence as I felt the fatigue leave my body and a face-splitting grin took up residence on my face. […]

Tiger Woods singlehandedly fuels pro golf ratings

Tiger Woods singlehandedly fuels pro golf ratings

Tiger Woods didn’t win any of the year’s four major golf tournaments, but his presence was the only story that mattered this summer. The ratings numbers prove it. Over the three major tournaments this summer where Woods was in contention, the “Tiger Effect” averaged out to a 40% final round bump. CBS and NBC reaped […]

Fernando Alonso retires from Formula 1

Fernando Alonso retires from Formula 1

“After 17 wonderful years in this amazing sport, it’s time for me to make a change and move on,” says Alonso By Pete Gill Last Updated: 14/08/18 4:34pm Fernando Alonso has retired from Formula 1 and will quit McLaren at the end of the season. Despite being considered to be one of the best drivers […]

New physician joins FirstHealth Family Medicine

New physician joins FirstHealth Family Medicine

Abdel-Masih ROCKINGHAM – Hanie Abdel-Masih, D.O., has joined the FirstHealth Family Medicine team in Rockingham, joining Joseph Gillham, M.D., and Emily Phillips, PA-C. Dr. Abdel-Masih earned his doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Glen Head, New York. He completed his residency at St. Barnabas Medical Center, a […]

Rising Insulin Prices Push Woman to Buy Medicine on Craigslist

Rising Insulin Prices Push Woman to Buy Medicine on Craigslist

Insulin prices have tripled in recent years, forcing families to make drastic choices when purchasing the lifesaving medication, including one local woman who has resorted to purchasing insulin on Craigslist. A recent study from Yale University found 1 in 4 patients admitted to cutting back and rationing their insulin because of the hike in prices. […]

Preparing Health Network CEOs for Success with Precision Medicine: Early-Adopter Health Systems to Gather in …

Preparing Health Network CEOs for Success with Precision Medicine: Early-Adopter Health Systems to Gather in …

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug 14, 2018–Precision Medicine is happening now at first-mover hospitals and health systems. September 12-13 in Nashville, experts from the nation’s most successful precision medicine clinical programs will gather to share their strategies and lessons learned. The goal of this conference is to provide health network CEOs with the insights needed to initiate […]