Personal Health


Friday, January 19, 2018


Eight cancers could be diagnosed with a single blood test

Cystic Fibrosis Bacterial Burden Begins During First Years of Life

Flu vaccine: Nasal drops may succeed where shots have failed

Creation of Synthetic Horsepox Virus Could Lead to More Effective Smallpox Vaccine

What is panniculitis? Causes and treatment  

Researchers Illustrate How Muscle Growth Inhibitor Is Activated, Could Aid in Treating ALS

Why you shouldn't put off that Pap test any longer  

How to stop racing thoughts

What you should know about anuria

What you should know about alopecia universalis  

Coconut oil: Healthful or unhealthful?  

Flu virus killing more than 100 people per week

Could Botox stop teeth grinding?.

Young women using ADHD medicine up 700 percent over 8 years, CDC report finds

Colon cancer: Could proinflammatory diets raise risk?  

Increasing Number of Adolescents Receive a Psychiatric or Neurodevelopmental Diagnosis

Anti-smoking plan may kill cigarettes--and save Big Tobacco

All you need to know about hip flexor strain

Caffeine’s Sport Performance Advantage for Infrequent Tea and Coffee Drinkers

The big game could take a toll on your heart

How Treating Eczema Could Also Alleviate Asthma

Federal officials say flu epidemic has killed at least 30 children

Structure of Herpes Virus Linked to Kaposi's Sarcoma

Sushi lover pulled 5-foot tapeworm from intestines

 Study Ends Debate Over Role of Steroids in Treating Septic Shock


Thursday, January 18, 2018


Are our weight loss efforts doomed to fail?

The 10 best blogs for eating disorders

Traction alopecia: Symptoms and prevention

Paleolithic Diet Healthier for Overweight Women

Cannabis: Brain alterations may explain feelings of alienation

Can Mice Really Mirror Humans When It Comes to Cancer?

Scientists create new molecule to combat pain

Protein Designed Entirely from Scratch Functions in Cells as a Genuine Enzyme

Turmeric for IBS: Does it work?

How Cancer Metastasis Happens: Researchers Reveal a Key Mechanism

10 rashes caused by ulcerative colitis

Blasting Dental Plaque With Microbubbles

Popular morning sickness drug 'ineffective,'

0.6% Soy Isoflavone in the Diet Decrease Muscle Atrophy

Which Fitzpatrick skin type are you?

Statins to Help Prevent Scar Tissue in the Eye?

Starting periods early linked to health risks later in life

Flu May Be Spread Just by Breathing

What to know about interstitial lung disease

Try these apps to exercise without stepping foot in a gym

Anti-aging proteins may treat diabetes, obesity, and cancer

Blood test to detect 8 cancers early gives promising results

How gum disease could lead to cancer

Hospital groups creating company to make cheap generic drugs


Wednesday, January 17, 2018


What gaining and shedding weight does to our body

Will There Be Enough Public Health Workers When Baby Boomers Retire?

Why we're more likely to overeat in the evening

Key Driver of Atopic Dermatitis Discovered

Do any weight loss pills really work?

Alzheimer's Disease: Neuronal Loss Actually Very Limited

Migraine relief: Prediction system may help to prevent pain

Prospective Birth Control Pill for Men Has Its Origin in an Arrow Poison

All you need to know about vaginal boils 

Low Fitness Is Associated With Larger Waist Size and Higher Degree of Inflammation

Dopamine deficiency: What you need to know 

A Thought's Fleeting Trip Through Brain

Endometrial ablation: What you need to know 

Secrets of Longevity Protein Revealed in New Study

How you speak to your child may fuel obesity

Asymptomatic Atrial Fibrillation Poses Challenges for Cardiac Care 

Head impact, not just concussion, may lead to CTE

Parkinson's: How a 'bad' enzyme might protect the brain   

100 years after "super-flu" pandemic, mysteries remain

What are phytoestrogens? Benefits and foods   

New Hampshire man claims hospital exposed him to HIV

Is surgery better than dieting for weight loss outcomes?

Surgeon arrested after report of showing up possibly intoxicated

Nearly 25 Percent of Chronic Ischemic Heart Disease Patients Dead or Hospitalized in 6 Months


Tuesday, January 16, 2018


Diabetes: Surprising gene discovery could fuel new treatments

Are Amoebae Safe Harbors for Plague?

Magic mushrooms: Treating depression without dulling emotions

Oral Health May Have an Important Role in Cancer Prevention

What you should know about neurosarcoidosis 

Snapshot of DNA Repair

How immune cells can be controlled to kill cancer

Bile Acids Fire Up Fat Burning

How to control your appetite naturally

More Evidence of Link Between Severe Gum Disease and Cancer Risk

Thoracotomy: Procedures and recovery 

New Treatment Target for Melanoma Identified

What is hairy cell leukemia and how is it treated? 

A High-Salt Diet Produces Dementia in Mice

What are the different types of psoriasis? 

New Way to Unmask Melanoma Cells to the Immune System

What too much salt can do to your brain

Why the 'Tide pod challenge' is dangerous, potentially deadly

The perils of sneezing incorrectly

6-year-old boy dies of rabies after being scratched by infected bat

Miles Davis Is Not Mozart: The Brains of Jazz and Classical Pianists Work Differently 


Monday, January 15, 2018


Five tips for healthy sight

Energy Drinks Can Negatively Impact Health of Youth

Trouble losing weight? This might be why

Teens Who Were Severely Bullied as Children at Higher Risk of Suicidal Thoughts, Mental Health Issue

What you should know about throat ulcers .

Diabetes Gene Found That Causes Low and High Blood Sugar Levels in the Same Family

What is torsades de pointes?.

Improvements in Mortality Rates Are Slowed by Rise in Obesity in the United States

How dietary fat helps prostate cancer to spread

Types of zoonotic diseases 

Can a Western diet permanently alter the immune system?

What are the best foods for weight loss?

Electronic Modulation of Carotid Sinus Nerve Can Be Used as a Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes in Rats


Sunday, January 14, 2018


Could this experimental 'recipe' fight colon cancer?

Attending religious services may increase lifespan

What are the health benefits of aronia berries? 

What to know about central serous retinopathy


Saturday, January 13, 2018


Why older men should do more housework

Can Early Symptoms Predict Bipolar Disorder? Evidence Shows Differing Patterns of Risk Factors

We know all about taste — or do we? Study finds new mechanism

What are the health benefits of aronia berries?

Why is this year's flu season so bad?

What to know about central serous retinopathy

Family's anger after Tamiflu medication leaves a six-year-old Texas girl with 'hallucinations and suicidal thoughts' as deadly flu virus sweeps 46 states