Personal Health


Friday, January 26, 2018


Eating less may not the best way to lose weight, study shows

High Body Fat Levels Associated With Increased Breast Cancer Risk in Women With Normal BMI

What are the best foods to fight aging?

Choose Omega-3s from Fish Over Flax for Cancer Prevention, Study Finds

How does diabetes affect wound healing?

Retinal Injury Caused by Laser Pointers

How can you lower your blood sugar levels?

Colonoscopy May Be Linked to Appendicitis

Quality of Children's Sleep May Affect Eating Habits and Weight

How does high cholesterol cause cancer? Study sheds light

Tiny Scales Could Serve as Safe Material in Implants to Reinforce Bones and Joints

Is it safe to get Botox while breast-feeding?

Nearly One out of Five NSAID Users Exceed Daily Limit

Aerobic Exercise May Mildly Delay, Slightly Improve Alzheimer's Symptoms

HCV RNA PCR test: Qualitative and quantitative results

How do you prevent sweating after eating?

MIND Diet May Slow Cognitive Decline in Stroke Survivors

I tried cupping, and this is how it felt

From Stem Cells to a Functional Heart: The Role of the Mesp1 Gene

Salpingo-oophorectomy: Preparation, side effects, and recovery

New school closings, deaths reported as flu epidemic intensifies

This diet may slow cognitive decline after stroke

How strong does a baby kick in the womb?: New study finds it's a lot

How does fiber prevent weight gain?

Flu widespread across US for third straight week

Botulinum-Type Toxins Jump to a New Kind of Bacteria


Thursday, January 25, 2018


People With Diabetes Face Increased Risk of Infections

What to eat if you have hepatitis C

Everyday Exercise Has Surprisingly Positive Health Benefits

Turmeric compound could boost memory and mood

Smoking even 1 cigarette a day increases heart disease, stroke risk

What happens in gluten ataxia?

17 universities oppose anti-smoking group with tobacco ties

Lifestyle Changes Prevent Cognitive Decline Even in Genetically Susceptible Individuals

Five hobbies that can improve your health

Low Carbohydrate Intake to Increased Risk of Birth Defects

US panel rejects marketing plan for heated tobacco device

Link Between Flu and Heart Attack Confirmed in New Research

Heart disease: 'Just one cigarette daily' raises risk

Vitamin D Supplements Could Ease Painful IBS Symptoms

Why parents should think twice about supplying kids with alcohol

Putting an End to Allergic Reactions: Newly Found Mechanism Could Pave the Way

Air Pollution Linked to Irregular Menstrual Cycles

Phosphorus Pollution Reaching Dangerous Levels Worldwide

Tactic for Controlling Motor Symptoms of Advanced Parkinson's Disease


Wednesday, January 24, 2018


What you should know about balloon sinuplasty

Energy Drink Use in Teens Has Adverse Effects

Drug resistance: Could these onions help us win the war?

Herbal Products May Compromise Prescription Drugs and Cause Serious Side Effects

What to do about cold sweats

A New Theory on Reducing Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Binge Drinkers

Long-term risks and benefits of C-section revealed

Air Pollution May Shorten Telomeres in Newborns -- A Sign of Increased Health Risks

Anemia treatments may arise from red blood cell discovery

Adipose Tissue Depots Compromise Heart Health

What you should know about third nipples

Artificial Sweetener Could Someday Provide Cancer Treatments With Fewer Side Effects

Is it possible to catch thrush?

Will Supplements Help Your Workout or Diet Routine?

E-cigs may lead teens, young adults to nicotine addiction: Report

Alzheimer's Drug Targeting Soluble Amyloid Falls Short in a Large Clinical Trial

Does amla oil really work?

Virtual doctor visits on the rise amid flu epidemic

How to stop your belly button smelling

Menopause Facebook group draws over 11K women seeking support

Childhood eczema, asthma may be relieved with new treatment

Menopause: Answers to your most common questions

Infant formula upgrade: Prebiotics may boost memory

Study confirms flu increases risk of heart attack in elderly

Amid ADHD Spike, Doctors Urge Closer Look at Sleep Issues


Tuesday, January 23, 2018


Morphea: Causes, types, and outlook

A Weak Heart Due to Metabolic Change

Alzheimer's: Protecting 'powerhouse' of cells may fuel new treatment

Curcumin Improves Memory and MoodBest teas to drink for IBS

Flu Infection Study Increases Understanding of Natural Immunity

Happiness may lie in 1 hour of screen time daily

Energy Storehouses in the Brain May Be Source of Alzheimer's, Targets of New Therapy

Exercise may increase lifespan after breast cancer treatment

Shielding Against Pandemic Flu Dangers

Can a mole disappear?

Cells of 3 Advanced Cancers Die With Drug-Like Compounds That Reverse Chemo Failure

Is sticky poop normal?

Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Have Less Bacterial Diversity in Gut

What is kernicterus and what are the symptoms?

Low-Cost Tool for Detecting Bacteria in Food, Water

Children with autism may benefit from being bilingual

Women Taking Probiotics During Pregnancy Might Have Lower Pre-Eclampsia and Premature Birth Risk

All about the spleen

What are simple partial seizures?

'Cross-dressing' cells may improve cancer treatment

The nutrient mix that could boost women's energy levels


Monday, January 22, 2018


Why regular coffee intake could worsen sports performance

Powerful Food-Derived Antioxidant Can Halt, Prevent Fatty Liver Disease in Mice

How can we make better cancer drugs? Study sheds light

Placental Accumulation of Flame Retardant Chemical Alters Serotonin Production in Rats

How does a short luteal phase affect fertility?

Dietary Fiber Protects Against Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome, Study Finds

What causes Fournier's gangrene?

'Just breathing' is enough to spread flu

What to know about a black line on the nail

Can weight gain be caused by tamoxifen?

What to know about swollen taste buds

Anemia Discovery Offers New Targets to Treat Fatigue in Millions

Hormone-fueled breast cancer cells halted with new approach

"It saved my life": Sleep apnea patient finds rest with implant device

Cavity Prevention Approach Effectively Reduces Tooth Decay

Can you get a tattoo while pregnant or breast-feeding?

'Depression Education' Effective for Some Teens

Boy dies after doctors remove 10-pound tumor from his face

Two drinks per day may be too much for men

Virus Shown to Be Likely Cause of Mystery Polio-Like Illness

A boy’s basketball-size tumor was slowly killing him. He died days after doctors removed it.


Sunday, January 21, 2018


Being rich might make you want to hook up, but not for long

Epilepsy Linked to Brain Volume and Thickness Differences

Toxic substance may yield male birth control pill

What is misophonia?

Hydrosalpinx: Symptoms, fertility, and treatment

What age do boys stop growing?

At what age do girls stop growing?

Can beet juice help treat erectile dysfunction?


Saturday, January 20, 2018


Cancer breakthrough: Novel approach can 'starve' tumors to death

What sleep talkers say during slumber

Purulent drainage: Color, types, and treatment .

What you should know about hyperkeratosis

Blood transfusions: Is there a limit?

Is senna tea safe to drink?

A Nanophenomenon That Triggers the Bone-Repair Process

Adenopathy: Symptoms, causes, and treatment