Personal Health



Friday, January 20, 2017


Examining inflammation and gut bacteria in type 1 diabetes

Genital herpes vaccine shows promise in animal trials

Protein deficiency may explain kidney disease

Can breakfast help keep us thin? Nutrition science is tricky

Prune Juice: Health Benefits and Nutritional Information

Early-life asthma may contribute to childhood obesity

Could statins help to reduce blood clots in veins?

Chewing your food could protect against infection


Thursday, January 19, 2017


Alzheimer's protein buildup disrupts the brain's navigation center

Insecticides Mimic Melatonin, Creating Higher Risk for Diabetes

More Than Half of Atrial Fibrillation Patients Become Asymptomatic After Catheter Ablation

Brain mapping premature babies can help to predict childhood disability

A Grandmother’s Secret Turmeric Prescription

Molecule Flash Mob

The Conversation Placebo

Hospital-induced delirium may speed up dementia, study finds

We Will Miss Antibiotics When They’re Gone

Cachexia: Symptoms, Treatment, and Outlook

Think You Have Asthma? You Might Not

Types of Multiple Sclerosis: Differences in Symptoms and Outlook

Number of U.S. women taking maternity leave unchanged for two decades

Dental implant with slow-release drug reservoir reduces infection risk 

1 in 4 U.S. men have cancer-linked HPV genital infections

Sedentary lifestyle speeds up biological aging, study finds

Newborn Dying of Stroke Survives After Doctors Perform Surgery Designed for Adults 

Skin cancer cream killed 5 dogs, FDA warns

Who Will Care for the Caregivers?


Wednesday, January 18, 2017


Toxic Brain Cells May Drive Many Neurodegenerative Disorders, Study Finds

Running May Be Good for Your Knees

New Data Show Heightened Risk of Birth Defects With Antidepressants Prescribed During Pregnancy 

These groups less likely to get high blood pressure treatment, study finds

Structure of Atypical Cancer Protein Paves Way for Drug Development

How Does Fibromyalgia Affect Pregnancy?

Heavy Alcohol Use in Adolescence Alters Brain Electrical Activity 

Plastic surgeons often miss patients' mental disorders

Nanofibers Developed for Healing Bone Fractures

White fat converted to 'good' brown fat with anticancer drug

Five-Minute Chats in the Waiting Room May Prompt Families to Eat More Fruits, Vegetables

Next-gen medicine: Robotic "sleeve" to keep flabby hearts pumping

Delirium Could Accelerate Dementia-Related Mental Decline

Baker's yeast enzyme could help treat leukemia, study suggests

Northern Quebec Lichen Yields Two Unique Molecules and Several Antibacterial Compounds

A third of asthma patients are misdiagnosed, study finds

Gestational Diabetes Increases Risk for Postpartum Depression

Fatty liver: Protein discovery may offer new treatment target

Bill Gates on how to "outsmart" global epidemics

Changes in Blood-Brain Barrier, Intestinal Permeability Found in Individuals With Autism

ADHD and Anxiety: What's the Connection?

Senator helps New Jersey woman get kidney from mom abroad

Ancient and healthy: The science of laughter

Ticks carrying Lyme disease confirmed in 9 national parks

How Does Fibromyalgia Affect Pregnancy?

How to Avoid a Post-Antibiotic World

Donors and Drug Makers Offer $500 Million to Control Global Epidemics

White fat converted to 'good' brown fat with anticancer drug


Tuesday, January 17, 2017


New prescription: Doctor offices that look more like Apple stores

Why might coffee drinkers live longer? Study sheds light

More than 1 in 5 ER patients socked by surprise medical bills

Late-onset hypertension may lower dementia risk, study finds 

Second death in California likely linked to meningitis

New guidelines raise upper hypertension limit for 'otherwise healthy' over-60s

When should you keep your sick child from school? 

Metabolic Pathway Regulating Key Stage of Embryo Development Revealed

Diet Tips for Crohn's Disease

Age-Related GABA Decline Is Associated With Poor Cognition

Moms blame military housing in S.C. for children's leukemia

Hip Fractures May Have Both Short and Long-Term Effects on Survival in Elderly Individuals

Acupuncture may relieve excessive crying in infants

 Racial Bias in a Heartbeat: How Signals from the Heart Shape Snap Judgments About Threat

"Superbug" CRE may be more widespread than thought

Opioids Produce Analgesia Via Immune Cells

Parkinson's could be treated with shark compound, study suggests

'5-D Protein Fingerprinting' Could Give Insights Into Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

Road to Recovery After Concussion Leads to Australian Open

Malaria Drug Successfully Treats 26-Year-Old Brain Cancer Patient

Which Vitamins are Good for Dry Eyes?

Whether Our Speech Is Fast or Slow, We Say About the Same


Monday, January 16, 2017


Eating hot red chili peppers may help us live longer

What You Need to Know About the Deadly Superbug Infection Resistant to All FDA-Approved Antibiotics

Dementia: Bilingualism may help brain conserve resources and resist decline

Why Medical Advice Seems to Change So Frequently

Is Neurofeedback an Effective Treatment for ADHD?

Can caffeine perk up heart health, too?

Ministrokes may cause dementia, study suggests 

Good news for people who love spicy food

Just 20 minutes of exercise enough to reduce inflammation, study finds

How to take the bite out of frostbite

Steroid Discovered in Dogfish Sharks Attacks Parkinson's-Related Toxin in Animal Model

Natural Remedies for ADHD

New Study Reveals the Structure of DNA Helicase at the Replication Fork

Physician Aid in Dying Gains Acceptance in the U.S.

Every Meal Triggers Inflammation

Ministrokes may cause dementia, study suggests

Atrial Fibrillation More Prevalent in Dialysis Patients Than Expected


Sunday, January 15, 2017


Early-Onset Alzheimer's: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Can chair yoga relieve osteoarthritis pain?

Sedentary behavior raises dementia risk as much as genetic factors


Saturday, January 14, 2017


Yellow Fever Outbreak in Brazil Prompts a State of Emergency

Diet Tips for Multiple Sclerosis

In the Shopping Cart of a Food Stamp Household: Lots of Soda

Can Biotin Help Treat Multiple Sclerosis?