Jennifer Lee

September 3, 2019
Israeli-made innovative cancer treatment gets FDA stamp of approval – The Jerusalem Post

Israeli-made innovative cancer treatment gets FDA stamp of approval – The Jerusalem Post

The world's first drug to prevent proliferation of cancerous cells, established by Israeli physician Dr. Sharon Shacham, just received FDA approval, kicking off Leukemia Awareness Month. XPOVIO was developed by Karyopharm Therapeutics, a leading company in th…
September 3, 2019
We Asked an Expert How Long Your Workouts Should Be to Lose Belly Fat — Here’s What She Said – POPSUGAR

We Asked an Expert How Long Your Workouts Should Be to Lose Belly Fat — Here’s What She Said – POPSUGAR

If you want to reduce the amount of belly fat you have, you may be wondering what you need to do when it comes to your exercise routine. Contrary to popular belief, spot reduction doesn't work, and there isn't one perfect workout, exercise, or diet that will …
September 2, 2019
Got high blood pressure? Get your flu shot – Health24

Got high blood pressure? Get your flu shot – Health24

If you have high blood pressure, getting a flu shot could save your life, researchers say. A new study found that patients with high blood pressure who got a flu shot had a nearly 18% lower risk of dying during flu season. Previous research has found that …
September 2, 2019
Say Goodbye to Temporary Fillings: Scientists Successfully Use a Gel to Regrow Tooth Enamel – Good News Network

Say Goodbye to Temporary Fillings: Scientists Successfully Use a Gel to Regrow Tooth Enamel – Good News Network

Photo by Zhejiang University / Science Advance Dental fillings may soon be a thing of the past thanks to this latest breakthrough from Chinese scientists. Enamel is the mineralized substance that protects the surface of teeth. Though it is one of the toughe…
September 2, 2019
Suffering some digestive troubles? Time to gut check your diet. – The Washington Post

Suffering some digestive troubles? Time to gut check your diet. – The Washington Post

Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with any advertisers on this site. Just about everyone experiences digestive problems on occasion. Theyre some of the most common complaints in doctors offices. But for more than 10 million people, gas, bloating…
September 1, 2019
How to Fall Asleep Quick | Method to Help You Sleep Faster – INQUIRER.net

How to Fall Asleep Quick | Method to Help You Sleep Faster – INQUIRER.net

How to Fall Asleep Quick: Most people dont appreciate how essential sleep is until they have to spend a night tossing and turning in their beds. Even worse, the curse of not getting enough rest seems to follow people into the next day. When sleep-deprived, yo…
September 1, 2019
PARAGON-HF: Heart Failure With Preserved EF Proves a Tough Foe – Medscape

PARAGON-HF: Heart Failure With Preserved EF Proves a Tough Foe – Medscape

In a study of nearly 5000 patients who had heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), the effect size of sacubitril/valsartan vs valsartan to reduce heart failure hospitalizations or cardiovascular death did not reach statistical significance. We…
September 1, 2019
Measles exposure in Hershey and York County – WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.

Measles exposure in Hershey and York County – WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.

State health officials are alerting the public about a measles exposure in Hershey, and several York County locations last week. Officials say a patient at Wellspan York Hospital has the 14th confirmed case of measles in Pennsylvania this year. There have b…
September 1, 2019
State health officials warn of possible Measles exposure in York County, Hershey – WPMT FOX 43

State health officials warn of possible Measles exposure in York County, Hershey – WPMT FOX 43

HARRISBURG, Pa. — State Department of Health officials are alerting people who visited several places throughout York County and Hershey between August 22 and August 29 for a possible measles exposure. These are the locations and times health officials say p…