Personal Health


Friday, January 27, 2017


Gut bacteria mediate link between diet and colorectal cancer

Potatoes get a bad rap. They don't deserve it

Primary Progressive MS: Symptoms, Treatment, and Outlook

Eating your five-a-day could help prevent Alzheimer’s, study suggests

Oxygen-starved cancer cells programmed to evade therapy after spreading

Judge says Roundup weed killer can be labeled with cancer warning

Vitamin A deficiency may cause Alzheimer's to begin in the womb

Good news for older women with early form of breast cancer

Could a tuberculosis drug help treat autism?

Americans fear losing Obamacare, but want it to change 

Cyber-cycling helps kids at school

Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis: Symptoms, Treatment, and Outlook

Oral Devices Reduce Sleep Apnea but May Not Affect Heart Disease Risk Factors

U.S. heart failure rates on the rise

Scientists Find Brain Hormone That Triggers Fat Burning

Depression and Anxiety Tied to Cancer Deaths

Chronic Sleep Deprivation Suppresses Immune System

Lack of exercise might invite dementia

Nursing Home Residents Gain New Protections


Thursday, January 26, 2017


Travelers With Nut Allergies Clash With Airlines

Dawson's Finger and Multiple Sclerosis: What's the Connection?

Androgen Deprivation Therapy: Not Associated With Increased Risk of Alzheimer Disease

Kids' sugary drinks habits start early

New Peptide Could Improve Treatment for Vision-Threatening Disease

Alzheimer's disease: Music, meditation may improve early cognitive decline

LSD Alters Perception Via Serotonin Receptors

Living without lungs for six days saves woman’s life

Overuse of Chemotherapy Among Younger Patients With Colon Cancer, Findings Suggest

Scientists stop and reverse Alzheimer's-related brain damage in mice

Mature Heart Muscle Cells Created in the Laboratory from Stem Cells

Scientists take first steps to grow human organs in pigs

How 1,000 New Genetic Variants Were Discovered in Blood Groups

Famous People with Multiple Sclerosis

Anti-Inflammatory Diet Could Reduce Risk of Bone Loss in Women

HIV exploitation of gap in immune cell defenses 'could be barrier to cure'

Globe-Trotting Pollutants Raise Some Cancer Risks Four Times Higher Than Predicted

Type 1 diabetes: Interspecies transplantation may be a viable treatment

Antioxidants Get Small: Molecular Compounds Mimic Effective Graphene Agents, Show Potential for Therapies

Large study finds 14 new genetic disorders in children

Researchers Discover How Primary Tumors Can Program Cancer Cells That Spread to Become Dormant, Resist Cancer Treatment


Wednesday, January 25, 2017


Limiting Antibiotics Curbs Deadly Hospital Infections

Rat-Grown Mouse Pancreases Help Reverse Diabetes in Mice

Nicotine may help treat schizophrenia, study finds

'Protective' DNA Strands Are Shorter in Adults Who Had More Infections as Infants

Get Up and Move. It May Make You Happier.

Antibody Combination Puts HIV on the Ropes

If Sugar Is Harmless, Prove It

Babies with diarrheal infection have shorter telomeres as adults

Diabetes Accounts for More US Deaths Than Previously Thought, Study Shows

Mother's BMI during pregnancy has little effect on risk of childhood obesity

New Clues on the Base of Parkinson's Disease, Other 'Synucleinopathies'

Red meat: Good or bad for health?

Even one high-fat meal can harm your liver, study finds

3-D bioprinter produces functional human skin 'suitable for transplant' 

Does excess pregnancy weight lead to overweight kids?

Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis: Tips for Recovery from an MS Attack

Conjoined twins separated in 21-hour operation

Nicotine may help treat schizophrenia, study finds

Could wearable baby monitors do more harm than good?

Mother's BMI during pregnancy has little effect on risk of childhood obesity


Tuesday, January 24, 2017


Biologists Unlock Code Regulating Most Human Genes

Fibromyalgia in Men: Symptoms and Treatment

Human Rotavirus Manipulates Immune Response to Maintain Infection

A Report Raises Concerns About New Hepatitis C Drugs

Watching Gene Editing at Work to Develop Precision Therapies

Smartphone-integrated baby monitors may do more harm than good

More Chronically Ill Patients Have Health Insurance After ACA, Study Finds

Parkinson's disease: Could the answer lie in mitochondria of dopamine cells?

"Red yeast rice" statin alternative may not be harmless either

Multiple Sclerosis and Radiology: What Tests Are Used to Make a Diagnosis?

Study Finds Fly Growth Mimics Cancer Cells, Creating New Tool in Fight Against Disease

Do burnt toast and potatoes pose a real cancer risk?

Can Prostate Cancer Metastasis Be Stopped Before It Starts?

In women, age-related cognitive decline may start sooner than we think

Head Injuries in Football Can Cause Unexpected Consequences Years Later

Dying from cancer: Could your location determine your fate?

Cause of Tumor Resistance to Angiogenesis Inhibitors Identified

Types of ADHD: Differences and Similarities in Symptoms and Treatments

 Too Little Food from Animal Sources May Increase Risk of Preterm Birth

Study finds cutting calories may help monkeys live longer

Natural Compound Could Improve Treatment of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

How a single high-fat meal affects liver metabolism

Safe Exercise Guidelines for Type 1 Diabetes

Hormone injection boosts brain activity linked to sexual arousal


Monday, January 23, 2017    


ADHD: Younger children 'may be overdiagnosed'

In U.S., Cervical Cancer Is Deadlier Than Long Thought

8 Natural Remedies for Fibromyalgia

Why breast cancer drugs fail for one in four: Scientists discover that tumours can create their own supply of fuel  

Low-Cost Therapy Produces Long-Lasting Improvements for Stroke Survivors

Ultrasound may enhance delivery of RNA molecules to treat GI disorders

Yoga, Exercise Fail to Improve Sleep in Midlife Women, Study Suggests

A Scientific Lens on Copper

Tumor-Suppressing Protein Actually Promotes Cancer

New clinical trial shows 'promising results' for ASD treatment

Nutritional Considerations for Healthy Aging, Reduction in Age-Related Chronic Disease

Doctors warn against celeb advice on vaginal jade eggs

Keeping Skin Cancer in Check

Colorful compound in fruits, vegetables could lower smokers' lung cancer risk

Cookware Made With Scrap Metal Contaminates Food

8 people infected in rare U.S. outbreak of rat virus

Autism Symptoms Improve After Fecal Transplant, Small Study Finds 

A way to predict who'll become a drug addict

Serum micoRNAs May Serve as Biomarkers for Multiple Sclerosis


Sunday, January 22, 2017


Talk therapy strengthens brain connections to treat psychosis

Estrogen regulates the brain's fear response, protecting against PTSD

How Can Diet Affect Fibromyalgia Symptoms?

Rachel Carson, DDT and the Fight Against Malaria

Magnesium Glycinate: Uses, Benefits, and Side Effects

3-D Bioprinter to Print Human Skin


Saturday, January 21, 2017


Inattentive ADHD: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Can Marijuana Help Treat Fibromyalgia?

Death risk may be higher for participants of U.S. food assistance program

Meditation and Music May Help Reverse Early Memory Loss in Adults at Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease

'Soft robot' designed to pump failing hearts