YouTuber Adalia Rose, Who Had Rare Rapid Aging Condition, Dies Aged 15

The popular teen’s videos amassed 340million views on YouTube. YouTuber Adalia Rose has died at the age of 15. The social media star, who was born with the rare rapid-aging disorder Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria syndrome, passed away peacefully on Wednesday night, her family confirmed on Facebook Friday. “January 12, 2022 at 7pm Adalia Rose Williams was … Read more

As cost of living rises, diabetes remains an expensive condition for Atlantic Canadians

Emily Gouthro says she’s fortunate to have health insurance. If not, she would struggle to manage her diabetes. “Even if you do have coverage in Nova Scotia, sometimes it’s only 80 per cent of the pay,” said Gouthro in a recent interview. “And that’s if you have great coverage.” Gouthro, a registered nurse, was … Read more

Chronic Marijuana Use Can Cause Serious Gastrointesintal Condition

Marijuana users rejoiced when Connecticut legalized recreational use earlier this year, but Amir E. Masoud, MD, medical co-director of Hartford HealthCare’s Neurogastroenterology and Motility Center, warns of a potential downside. Chronic marijuana users can be susceptible to cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS), a condition that leads to repeated and severe bouts of abdominal pain and vomiting. … Read more

These high-tech head rests promise to help your condition. So what do our experts say? 

Pillows with health benefits? Whether they claim to ease tinnitus or stop you from snoring, Adrian Monti asked experts to look at a selection. We then rated them.  Snoring PosiForm Anti-Snoring Pillow £79.95, Claim: The ‘innovative design’ has a central ridge and ear recess to encourage the sleeper to keep their head turned to one … Read more

Scientists Discover Unknown Childhood Genetic Condition and Its Potential Cure

Images depict effects of Zaki syndrome and treatment with drug CHIR99021. At left, a normal mouse skeleton with legs and tail. At center, a mouse carrying the gene mutation with tail missing. At right, mouse with mutation treated with drug, displaying re-grown tail. Credit: Joseph Gleeson, UC San Diego Findings point to the possibility of … Read more

Judas Priest’s Richie Faulkner Hospitalized with Heart Condition, Tour Postponed

Judas Priest guitarist Richie Faulkner has been hospitalized with “major hear condition issues,” forcing the legendary metal band to postpone the remaining dates on its current North American tour. After postponing their tour last year due to the pandemic, Judas Priest were back on the road celebrating “50 Years of Heavy Metal” with a fall … Read more

HALF of adults who develop inflammatory condition linked to Covid are admitted to ICUs 

Adults who develop the rare inflammatory condition often seen in children diagnosed with the coronavirus are at 50 per cent risk of severe outcomes, a new analysis from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests.   Researchers looked at COVID-19 patients aged 18 and older diagnosed with Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome in Adults (MIS-A). They found that more … Read more