Top News: #SugarAndNutrition

Here are the top read news for #SugarAndNurition: If you have high cholesterol, the culprit may be sugar: Sugar has a complicated relationship with cholesterol. But, simply put, if you eat more calories than your body needs to fuel daily activity, the excess is stored as triglycerides, a type of fat or lipid that circulates…

Top News: Childbirth

Here are the top read news for #Childbirth: The hidden trauma of being torn during childbirth: The problem of women being injured in childbirth has for years been exacerbated by poor diagnosis, improper care and an unwillingness to speak about the issue, experts say. Two women, who have suffered both physically and psychologically, want to…

Top News: HCAIs

Here are the top read news for #HCAIs: No one knows how many patients are dying from superbug infections in California hospitals: On her medical chart, a doctor scribbled “CRKP,” an ominous abbreviation for one of the world’s most lethal superbugs, underlining it three times. Doctors tried antibiotic after antibiotic. But after five weeks in…

Top News: #MentalHealth

Here are the top read news for #MentalHealth: The warning signs of mental illness and addiction: “If you or someone you know is exhibiting these symptoms, absolutely get them checked out by a pediatrician or physician,” Klapow said. “It’s important to remember that having a mental or emotional problem does not necessarily mean you will…