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According to an article published by CBS News, the use of artificial sweeteners may come at a cost. A study published in Nature showed that artificial sweeteners change the composition of healthy bacteria in the stomach, which can result in higher blood sugar levels, glucose intolerance, and eventually,...
Valerie A. Gustave, MD, MPH, attending physician, Gotham Medical Associates, describes the symptoms of acute pancreatitis, which include: nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and general unease. The prognosis for most patients with acute pancreatitis is favorable, particularly for those who are diagnosed early....

2014 Ebola Outbreak

Ebola Blood Hits Black Market

According to an article published by CNN Health, desperate patients with the Ebola virus are seeking a solution to their ailments--in the black market. Since survivors of the deadly disease develop an immunity, their blood is purported to have antibodies that fight the virus. Though this method is not...