CDC Warns Doctors to Look Out for Mystery Liver Illness in Children

CDC Warns Doctors to Look Out for Mystery Liver Illness in Children

Photo: Getty (Getty Images) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning doctors to keep an eye out for mysterious cases of hepatitis that are affecting young kids in the US and elsewhere. Two children in the US have become so sick that they’ve required a liver transplant. Officials in Europe and Israel have … Read more

Intermittent Fasting Not Better Than Regular Dieting, Study Finds

Intermittent Fasting Not Better Than Regular Dieting, Study Finds

Photo: Getty (Getty Images) A popular dieting trend, intermittent fasting, may not offer much over traditional dieting for losing weight, according to a new randomized trial published this week. The study found that people living in China who were told to fast while dieting did lose weight over a year’s time, but not significantly more … Read more

Batman Movie Riddler Spoiler Paul Dano’s Face

Batman Movie Riddler Spoiler Paul Dano’s Face

screenshot: Warner Bros. In the umpteen years leading up to the premiere of The Batman, the film’s trailers all wanted to make one thing abundantly unclear: what the Riddler, played by Paul Dano, looked like under his mask. Although I stayed away from spending three hours in a theater to watch the newest cinematic outing … Read more

Zack Snyder Gives First Look at Sci-fi Netflix Movie Rebel Moon

Zack Snyder Gives First Look at Sci-fi Netflix Movie Rebel Moon

Picture: netflix Liam Neeson could—emphasis on the could—be interested in has Darkman sequel. Dr. Ian Malcolm teases say stakes in new Jurassic World: Dominion footage. Anthony Mackie’s Twisted Metal series picks up a new director. More, new art from The Orville‘s return and Ms.Marvel. Spoilers get! Rebel Moon Announcing the beginning of production on his … Read more

Karyn Kusama Dracula Movie Mina Harker Canceled

Karyn Kusama Dracula Movie Mina Harker Canceled

Photo: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) John Wick‘s Derek Kolstad is turning Streets of Rage into a movie. Alex Garland teases the folk vibes of his new horror movie, Men. Lucy Liu and Tom Ellis are bringing Exploding Kittens to life at Netflix. More, what’s coming on Charmedand more Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness … Read more

Florida Man Breaks Record, Saw Spider-Man in Theaters 292 Times

Florida Man Breaks Record, Saw Spider-Man in Theaters 292 Times

Picture: Sony Pictures/Marvel Studios By now, we all know how much that Spider-Man: No Way Home is both a pretty good movie and also one that basically got the entire multiverse to go to a theater and see it. Some saw it once, some saw it probably two or three times, if they had the … Read more

A Man Tore His Lung From Masturbating, Doctors Say

A Man Tore His Lung From Masturbating, Doctors Say

Photo: Getty (Getty Images) A young man’s session of masturbation inadvertently led to him spending almost a week in the hospital. In a recent case report from Switzerland, doctors detail how a 20-year-old ended up with air leaking into his chest after some seemingly innocent self-love. FUnfortunately, the injury wasn’t severe and he recovered just … Read more

Kids in the US and Europe Are Coming Down With Mysterious Liver Damage

Kids in the US and Europe Are Coming Down With Mysterious Liver Damage

Photo: Getty (Getty Images) A string of severe hepatitis cases in children has doctors across both sides of the pond spooked. Dozens of children in the UK and Europe, as well as some in the US, have come down with symptoms of hepatitis not currently explained by known causes. Theories for the outbreak include the … Read more

Promising Data Suggests New Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Could Halt or Reverse Symptoms

Promising Data Suggests New Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Could Halt or Reverse Symptoms

A MRI image of the brain showing multiple sclerosis plaquesPicture: Getty (Getty Images) Early clinical data is showing promise for an experimental treatment tackling multiple sclerosis. The treatment, which targets a virus closely linked to MS called Epstein-Barr virus, was found to be safe and possibly effective at halting the progression of symptoms in some … Read more

All Kids Over 8 Should Get Routine Screening for Anxiety, Experts Recommend

All Kids Over 8 Should Get Routine Screening for Anxiety, Experts Recommend

Picture: Getty (Getty Images) An influential panel of experts are recommending that children as young as 8 get routinely screened for anxiety. The recommendation adds to their previous guidance that children 12 or older should be screened for depression. However, they refrained from advising that children younger than 11 get depression screening or that children … Read more