10,000 germ species live in and on healthy people
June 13, 2012, 1:17 am by Associated Press Healthwire
WASHINGTON (AP) -- They live on your skin, up your nose, in your gut - enough bacteria, fungi and other microbes that collected together could weigh, amazingly, a few pounds....
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Measles surges in UK years after vaccine scare
Associated Press Healthwire : May 20, 2013, 6:10 am
LONDON (AP) -- More than a decade ago, British parents refused to give measles shots to at least a million children because of a vaccine scare that raised
What do we eat? New food map will tell us
Associated Press Healthwire : May 20, 2013, 4:41 am
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- Do your kids love chocolate milk? It may have more calories on average than you thought....
WHO says single yellow fever shot is enough
Associated Press Healthwire : May 17, 2013, 5:08 am
GENEVA (AP) -- The World Health Organization says a yellow fever booster vaccination given 10 years after the initial shot isn't necessary....
Organic industry clout grows with consumer demand
Associated Press Healthwire : May 17, 2013, 3:55 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The organic food industry is gaining clout on Capitol Hill, prompted by rising consumer demand and its entry into traditional farm states. But that isn't
Tiny preemies get a boost from live music therapy
Associated Press Healthwire : May 16, 2013, 4:16 am
CHICAGO (AP) -- As the guitarist strums and softly sings a lullaby in Spanish, tiny Augustin Morales stops squirming in his hospital crib and closes his eyes....