A 24-year-old says she “ignored” her bloating and abdominal pain until it got so bad she went to the ER. Doctors diagnosed her with ovarian cancer.

A 24-year-old says she “ignored” her bloating and abdominal pain until it got so bad she went to the ER.  Doctors diagnosed her with ovarian cancer.

Doctors arranged an ultrasound for Chloe Etheridge (not pictured), which found two tumors on her ovaries.Getty Images A woman, 24, discovered she had ovarian cancer after her stomach pain got so bad she went to the ER. Doctors provided an ultrasound, which found two tumors on Chloe Etheridge’s ovaries. Etheridge told SWNS that she “ignored” … Read more

Israeli discovery appears to fight antibiotic resistance by ‘stinging bacteria to death’

Israeli discovery appears to fight antibiotic resistance by ‘stinging bacteria to death’

Israeli scientists have developed a compound that overcomes antibiotic resistance by “stinging bacteria to death,” Ben Gurion University researchers told the Times of Israel on Friday, in a breakthrough that could help combat a major threat to global health. . The substance contains “nano-needles” that have a lethal effect on bacteria, and will be developed … Read more

JCVI Statement on the 2023 COVID-19 Vaccination Program: November 8, 2022

JCVI Statement on the 2023 COVID-19 Vaccination Program: November 8, 2022

Overview Since the first COVID-19 vaccine was approved for use in the UK in December 2020, the aim of the COVID-19 vaccination program has been and remains to reduce serious illness (hospitalisation and mortality) in the population, while protecting mental health services. As the transition from a pandemic emergency response to a pandemic recovery continues, … Read more

New test can detect Alzheimer’s disease 3.5 years before clinical diagnosis

New test can detect Alzheimer’s disease 3.5 years before clinical diagnosis

Overview: A newly developed blood-based test reveals changes in hippocampal neurogenesis up to 3.5 years before the clinical diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease. Source: King’s College London New research from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) at King’s College London has developed a blood-based test that can be used to predict Alzheimer’s risk up … Read more

Platoon’s Leanne Hainsby, 35, diagnosed with breast cancer

Platoon’s Leanne Hainsby, 35, diagnosed with breast cancer

Peloton’s Leanne Hainsby has been quietly battling breast cancer since August, she announced on social media on Friday. Hainsby described in detail the treatments she underwent after a doctor first rejected the lump she discovered and shared that she has undergone 12 weeks of chemotherapy and will begin radiation. “I would conduct my LIVE classes … Read more

The 7 things you need to know before Friday, January 27

The 7 things you need to know before Friday, January 27

1 Five former Memphis officers were charged with murder yesterday. Why? For fatally beating Tire Nichols, a 29-year-old black man, during a traffic stop earlier this month. The officers, who are also black, were fired last week. What happened? Bodycam footage showed Nichols being kicked, punched, beaten and tasered, his family’s lawyers said. This evening: … Read more

Do gel nail dryers cause cancer? Study finds link

Do gel nail dryers cause cancer?  Study finds link

FOR PEOPLE EVERYWHERE WHO LIKE TO GET MANICURES, A RECENT STUDY MAY BE CAREFUL. THE SUBJECT? THE UV LAMPS USED BY SOME NAIL SALONS. MICHELLE: THE STUDY SAYS UV LAMPS USED TO HARDEN A CERTAIN KIND OF NAIL POLISH CAN CAUSE SKIN CANCER AND EVEN DAMAGE THE DNA IN CELLS. BUT AS WESH 2, AS … Read more

A 24-year-old says she “ignored” her bloating and abdominal pain until it got so bad she went to the ER. Doctors diagnosed her with ovarian cancer.

A 24-year-old says she “ignored” her bloating and abdominal pain until it got so bad she went to the ER.  Doctors diagnosed her with ovarian cancer.

Doctors arranged an ultrasound for Chloe Etheridge (not pictured), which found two tumors on her ovaries.Getty Images A woman, 24, discovered she had ovarian cancer after her stomach pain got so bad she went to the ER. Doctors provided an ultrasound, which found two tumors on Chloe Etheridge’s ovaries. Etheridge told SWNS that she “ignored” … Read more