Health News

This Canadian woman is allergic to the COLD

Canadian woman who is allergic to the COLD fears for her life going outside where temperatures dip below -40°C and could trigger hives and cause her throat to swell up Emma Brown, 18, of Edmonton, has the condition cold urticaria  As a child, her hands would become itchy and her cheeks bright red   Now she […]

Medications

Is opioid treatment available to those who need it most?

The U.S. opioid epidemic is still raging—it’s particularly pronounced in low-income areas and in those where people lack access to health care services, which includes cities in Michigan and across the Rust Belt. But the effectiveness of efforts to provide treatment and recovery options to those who need it most—that is, in locations with the […]

Health News

Online shopping addiction 'is a real mental health condition'

Online shopping addiction is a mental health condition and should be officially recognised for its ability wreck people’s mental health and relationships, psychotherapists claim People addicted to buying things were more likely to have anxiety or depression Buying-shopping disorder is long-recognised but is taking on a new meaning Shopping online is easy, always accessible and […]