close Video Dr. Marc Siegel explains why measles can 'spread like wildfire' If you're not vaccinated, there is a 90 percent chance you will contract measles if you come into contact with the disease, warns Fox News medical correspondent Dr. Marc Siegel. Costa Rican health officials say an unvaccinated 5-year-old boy from France who arrived in the country with his parents last week is being tested for a suspected case of the measles. The boy, who was not identified in a statement from the Ministry of Health, is being kept in isolation at Monsenor Sanabria Hospital in Puntarenas. Local reports said his mother and father are also being isolated, and that other children at the boy’s school in France have been diagnosed with the virus. A news release said officials were searching for anyone the boy may have come into contact with before he was placed in isolation, including those who also arrived in the country on the same Air France flight as him on February 18. … [Read more...] about Unvaccinated French boy, 5, isolated in Costa Rica with suspected case of measles
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There are many diseases that can be fatal to anybody who is exposed to them, with some leading to death in an instant if the person is unprotected. Unlike slow-escalating illnesses such as AIDS and cancer, which allow a victim to still have time to be with loved ones and seek treatment, there are certain diseases that can kill within just a day. The fact that many of these also still do not have a cure makes the situation worse. Here are 10 fatal diseases that can kill in less than 24 hours. 1. Stroke According to the American Stroke Association, stroke is the 5th leading cause of death in the U.S., with someone dying from it at an astounding frequency of every four minutes. Stroke is described as a blood clot in the brain that disables oxygen from bringing the necessary nutrients for its proper functioning. Medications may be given to dissolve or burst the clot, but it should be given within three hours or else it will be fatal. 2. Meningococcemia This is called after the … [Read more...] about Here are 10 fatal diseases that can kill you in less than 24 hours
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 by: Ralph Flores Tags: angry skin, antioxidants, dry skin, food as medicine, food cures, Fresh, goodfood, goodhealth, grocery, healing foods, ingredients, itchy skin, moisture, nutrients, prevention, skin care, superfoods, vitamin E, winter, xerosis (Natural News) Winter is the time to reconnect with friends and family. It’s also a great season for taking pictures, if not for the fact that it can suck the life out of your skin. To protect your skin from the harsh effects of winter, experts suggest consuming more vitamin E-rich foods this season to keep your skin soft and smooth. In cold climates, winter months can mean dry, itchy, and angry skin for some people. This condition, which doctors call xerosis, happens when the skin isn’t retaining enough moisture. There are other factors that cause xerosis, like using harsh soaps, aging, and pre-existing medical conditions. However, nothing triggers the condition more than low environmental … [Read more...] about Let your skin glow this winter with these 10 vitamin-E rich foods – watch at Brighteon.com
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 by: Zoey Sky Tags: allicin, alternative medicine, apple cider vinegar, Brighteon, cinnamon, coconut oil, curcumin, goodfood, goodhealth, goodmedicine, healing, Herbs, natural cures, natural health, natural remedies, Oil of Oregano, prevention, remedies, superfoods, vitamin C, vitamin D (Natural News) Did you know that a lot of diseases plaguing Americans right now — such as the common cold, diarrhea, and halitosis (bad breath) — can be prevented with natural and effective home remedies? For example, coconut oil, a natural alternative to mouthwash, can improve your oral health and eliminate bad breath. Coconut oil can also help boost your immune system so you can fight off a cold or the flu. The video, which was uploaded on the official Natural News Brighteon channel, discusses eight common but effective home remedies that can cure health problems like dementia and various infections. View the full Brighteon.com video here: … [Read more...] about 8 natural remedies that can cure preventable diseases in the U.S.
“I don’t remember a day without pain,” Destiny said of her life with the genetic tissue disorder epidermolysis bullosa (EB). (Instagram/0urdestiny) Destiny Fuentes, from Las Vegas, was born 12 years ago with a rare, incurable disease that causes her skin to blister and burst — and now she's speaking out about the condition to help inspire others who may suffer with the condition. Destiny's debilitating disease, called epidermolysis bullosa (EB), makes even the most common activity, such as walking or a hug, very painful. “Sadly, I don’t have a day without pain,” the brave girl said in the video uploaded to her YouTube channel. "But I still want to give courage to kids like me, and I'm a very happy girl too." BOY'S RARE CONDITION TURNING SKIN INTO 'STONE,' CAUSING HIM TO BECOME 'ENTOMBED WITHIN HIMSELF' Destiny was diagnosed with the genetic tissue disorder two weeks after birth. She had no skin on her ears, mouth or right leg, … [Read more...] about Girl born with rare disease that causes raw skin to blister ‘wants to give courage’ to other sufferers