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What’s the difference between a headache and a migraine? – PhillyVoice.com

Headaches are a common ailment most of us suffer at one time or another. Frequent and severe headaches, however, can be a cause for concern. How do you know if your pain is a headache or a migraine? Headaches can be triggered by many different things, including caffeine withdrawal, stress, infection, neck pain and eye… Read More »

In Brief: The Complex Relationship Between Endometriosis and Depression

A meta-analysis of 24 studies, including 99,614 women, demonstrated higher levels of depression among women with endometriosis compared to unaffected controls.  When researchers restricted the analysis to healthy controls, the association between endometriosis and depression was even stronger. Pain seemed to be the primary driver of  the association between endometriosis and depression; in fact, rates… Read More »

CDC, state health officials investigating link between vaping and severe lung disease

States with the most cases include Wisconsin, with 15 confirmed cases and 15 more under investigation, according to CNN’s survey. Illinois has 10 confirmed cases, while 12 more are under investigation. California is looking into 19 such cases. The New York State Department of Health said Friday it was “actively investigating” 11 cases. Indiana and… Read More »

Siblings who have had five hearts between them now compete in Transplant Games

Rachael Moffat was a quiet little girl, preferring to stay indoors and do colouring while big brother Stephen charged about playing football. Her parents, Andy and Mary, thought their youngest child was just a “girly girl”. But when Rachael started school and kept falling asleep, they began to worry. It was the start of an… Read More »