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You can now buy a brain stimulation headset to treat your depression

Can a Headset and a Smartphone App Really Treat Depression? That is Flow's claim for his medically approved brain stimulation headset, a device that shoots down your nerve cells with a gentle electrical current, and one that you can buy and use in your own home. Medical Sources For more information on major depressive disorder, you can also read more …

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Mystery lung disease linked to Vaping. Nearly 100 cases are suspected in the United States

Officials are not sure if the diseases are linked to the e-cigarette devices. (Representative) State and federal health officials are investigating nearly 100 cases of mysterious lung disease linked to vaping and e-cigarette use in 14 states, many of which involve teens and young adults. A large number of those affected have been hospitalized, with some in intensive care and …

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Ebola spread to new Congo area shows wrong answer – help workers

DAKAR – Ebola's spread to a new part of the Democratic Republic of Congo is a worrying sign that health workers are unable to keep track of people at high risk on the road, the relief agency said on Friday. A woman and her children were confirmed to be the first two Ebola cases in Congo's southern Kivu province this …

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Health officials warn of potentially fatal EEE virus in Michigan

(WWJ) There is another reason to protect yourself from mosquito bites: Eastern Equine Encephalitis. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services confirms two cases of the virus – commonly called Triple E, EEE or sleeping sickness – in horses in Kalamazoo and St. Joseph County Although no human cases have been confirmed in Michigan, there are concerns because people …

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More tests from West Nile Virus test positive in Washoe County

RENO, Nev. (COLO) – The Washoe County Health District reports that another five mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile Virus. Samples were collected near Longley Lane and South Rock Boulevard. [19659004HighlyInterruptedReportingHumanRepairedWestNileVirusReportedtoWashoeCountyHealthDistrictDepositivatestresultsfortheclearlywithoutconsumptionswithinforconsultingconsultingcontact9 – Use repellents containing DEET, picaradine, lemon eucalyptus oil or IR3535. – Check your window screens to make sure there are no holes or gaps that can …

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A woman lived with a "twin" in her for 17 years without knowing

A CT scan of the fetus in the fetus found in the woman's abdomen Image: Kumar, et al (BMJ Case Reports) A young a woman in India lived unconsciously with one of the rarest and most worrying illnesses for nearly two decades, her doctor says. According to a case report this week, the woman had a sack that contained her …

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Is it too early to get a flu shot?

Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) When you like the last weeks of summer, here's something I'm sure you're thinking of: flu shots. They are already here – Rite Aid has just announced that seasonal flu shots are available at all 2,466 pharmacies. Everyone who can get flu shots every year. But should you get a right now ? The answer …

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