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This monsoon, don’t fall ill from food poisoning. Here’s how

Nausea and vomiting, diarrhoea and abdominal pain — with symptoms like these, it is easy to confuse food poisoning with a stomach bug. While some cases are caused by eating out, others come from cooking at home, and even more come from contact with someone already infected due to foodborne illnesses being highly contagious. “Most cases are self-limited and will resolve over the course of days,” reassures Dr Brian McAllister, a gastroenterologist at Hershey Medical Center, who advises patients to stay well-hydrated and follow a bland, low-fat diet for a…

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Report: More Than Half of Mentally Ill U.S. Adults Get No Treatment

Mental Health America just released its annual assessment of Americans with mental illness, the treatment they receive and the resources available to them – and the conclusions are sobering: Twenty percent of adults (43.7 million) have a mental health condition, and more than half of them do not receive treatment. Among youth, the rates of depression are rising, but 80 percent of children and adolescents either get insufficient treatment or none at all. “Once again, our report shows that too many Americans are suffering and far too many are not…

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For those Tending a completely ill spouse, life is a roller Coaster

probably, my husband of 25 years will not stay to peer the inauguration of the subsequent president. when he became recognized remaining June with an competitive, incurable shape of mind most cancers referred to as glioblastoma, doctors gave us the devastating information that the common lifestyles span for a person with this sickness turned into 12 to fourteen months and that Jonathan likely could now not stay past 2016.In some methods, we have been fortunate: at the same time as Jonathan has turn out to be bodily incapacitated, he stays…

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