Boy with double-hand transplant’s next goal: Play football – Fox News

It’s been just over a year since 9-year-old Zion Harvey received a double-hand transplant, and he said Tuesday what he really wants to do is play football. “I feel happy about my new hands, and I don’t feel different. I like now that I can throw a football further than when I didn’t have […]

Job satisfaction in your 20s and 30s may impact your health later – CBS News

Job satisfaction in your 20s and 30s may impact your health later – CBS News

Everybody has bad days at work, but 20- and 30-somethings who are generally unhappy with their jobs may experience some health backlash by the time they reach their 40s​, new research suggests. A number of previous studies have found links between job satisfaction​ and physical and mental health. Now researchers from The Ohio State University say their work shows that happiness on the […]

Science|Seeing Through to a Mouse’s Nervous System – New York Times

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Pregnant women cope with fears of Zika virus in Florida – CBS News

Pregnant women cope with fears of Zika virus in Florida – CBS News

Two tourist areas in Miami-DadeCounty, Florida – the Wynwood neighborhood and South Beach, one of the most popular vacation spots in the world – are home to at least 37 locally transmitted Zika cases. There are 69 pregnant women in Florida who have been infected with Zika, which has been linked to babies born with microcephaly and […]

Women with dense breasts may need annual mammograms – Fox News

While most older women might not need breast cancer screening with mammography more often than every three years, some women with dense breasts may need mammograms every year, U.S. research suggests. Among women aged 50 to 74, those without a high risk for breast cancer or dense breast tissue didn’t have an increase in […]

Not So Sweet: New Sugar Limits for Kids Announced – Live Science

Kids in the United States are sweet on sugar, but a major health organization is issuing new guidelines to curb children’s consumption of sugary foods and beverages. In the first of three new recommendations from the American Heart Association (AHA), a panel of health and nutrition experts suggested that children ages 2 […]

Seychelles: Health Authorities Carry Out Yellow Fever Vaccination Campaign – AllAfrica.com

By Patsy Athanase and Betymie Bonnelame Victoria, Seychelles — The Seychelles’ Ministry of Health on Friday began a vaccination campaign against yellow fever, a response to an epidemic in mainland Africa, says a top official. The campaign will last for three months. An estimated 55,000 Seychellois — a little over half of the Seychelles’ population […]