Personal Health


Friday, February 9, 2018


Vitamin B-3 could be used to treat Alzheimer's

Can Ultraviolet Light Fight the Spread of Influenza?

What is the truth about clean eating?

Scientists Create Functioning Kidney Tissue

How virtual reality may help to treat fear, paranoid thoughts

Placebo Pills Prescribed Honestly Help Cancer Survivors Manage Symptoms

Everything you need to know about papilledema

Clock Protein Controls Daily Cycle of Gene Expression by Regulating Chromosome Loops

What are the causes of loose stools?

Organic Food Provides Significant Environmental Benefits to Plant-Rich Diets

What to know about lactic acidosis

Chicken Pox Vaccine Linked With Shingles at the Vaccination Sight in Some Children

Psychotic disorders: Childhood IQ may predict onset

Direct Link Between Glands and Implanting Embryos Critical to Pregnancy

High school freshman dies after getting the flu

New Brain Disease Test for Parkinson's, Dementia With Lewy Bodies

Which women are most at risk of stroke?

Flu season still getting worse; now as bad as 2009 swine flu

What you should know about white coat syndrome

Family searching desperately for bone marrow for 7-month-old with rare immune disorder

Cognitive decline: Is low blood sodium a risk factor?

Officials investigate reports of students reacting to kiwi


Thursday, February 8, 2018


The enzyme that frustrates your weight loss efforts

Autism, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder Share Molecular Traits, Study Finds

How to stay motivated

Gut Bacteria Can Be Good, and Bad, for Health

What is a tailor's bunion?

Tracking Oxygen Saturation, Plus Vital Signs, to Identify Vulnerable Preemies

Could looking into the eyes aid stroke diagnosis?

What Happens When Women Stop MS Treatment During Pregnancy?

What is this pain in my lower right abdomen?

Stroke Risk Factors Unique to Women Identified

What foods should you eat on a ketogenic diet?†

How Cancer Stem Cells Drive Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Eczema elimination diet and foods to eat†

Peptide Improves Glucose and Insulin Sensitivity, Lowers Weight in Mice

Are fidget spinners a health hazard? ††

Should coffee come with a cancer warning?

What is a cell?

Family accuses doctor of fueling guitarist's opioid addiction before he died

What are mitochondria? ††

Why you should talk to your doctor about your bucket list

Asparagus amino acid helps deadly breast cancer to spread ††

Insulin study worries some with diabetes

Sickle cell trait: What you need to know

Doctors try new approaches to help flu patients

How fighting ageism may lower dementia risk

Bacteria-infected mosquitoes might be good thing for Miami


Wednesday, February 7, 2018


How bilingualism may protect against Alzheimer's

Self-Sealing Miniature 'Wound' Created by Engineers

Brain-repairing protein may lead to new MS drugs

Simple Molecule Could Prevent, Alleviate Pre-Diabetes

Does L-glutamine work for IBS?

Deep Brain Stimulation for MS?

The 10 best apps for stroke survivors

Fracking Chemicals and Pre-Cancerous Lesions

Could an existing drug halt Parkinson's disease?

Starving Liver Cancer

Diagnosing hepatitis C with the hepatitis C antibody test

Cancer-Linked Enzyme Complex Structure Cracked

Why detoxing is bad for you: Doctor explains the disgusting side effects of trendy cleanses

High Cost of Multiple Chronic Diseases

Opioid "alternative" kratom actually contains opioids, FDA says

Bacteria: Immune System Knows Friends from Foes

Fewer Americans are getting herpes

New Light Shed on Antibiotics Produced by Ants

Study Shines New Light on How Salmonella 'Die' at Low Temperatures

Symptoms of Alcoholism Make Taking Medication to Treat the Disease More Difficult

What is spongiotic dermatitis?

New Fuel Standards Will Decrease Childhood Asthma Cases

Chemical found in McDonald's fries promotes hair growth in lab mice

How Old Antibiotic Compounds Could Become Tomorrow's Life-Saving Drugs

Honeymoon phase in diabetes: What you need to know

Male Susceptibility to Autism Linked to Male Hormones in Early-Stage Brain Development

Inflammation in Testes Could Explain Link Between Obesity and Reduced Fertility

Discovery Paves Way for Treatment to Prevent Blood Vessel Damage

"Ganja yoga" mixes mindfulness and marijuana

Acne Linked With Increased Risk of Depression

Does meditation really make us better people? ††

New program lets hospital patients heal at home

How to stop catastrophizing

Scientists aim at joint injuries that can trigger arthritis

Uncovering the science behind 'sound body, sound mind'

Insulin quality questions have diabetes experts scrambling


Tuesday, February 6, 2018


How fruit juice affects the gut

Off-Switch for 'Molecular Machine' in Diseases

Beer compounds may help to treat metabolic syndrome

CRISPR for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Defect

Endorphins: Effects and how to increase levels

More Robust Listeria Risk Assessment by Including Heat-Injured Cells

Cell phone radiation: Could high exposure cause tumors?

One Step Closer to Treating Organ Fibrosis

Asthma attacks on the decline in U.S. kids

Asthma Drug Potential Treatment for Aortic Aneurysm

What is pectus carinatum and can it be treated?†

Antibiotic-Resistant Plasmids Flourish in Hospital Plumbing

Flu test can produce false negatives

Bilingualism Could Offset Brain Changes in Alzheimer's

Can you eat salmon skin?

How Exercise Training Promotes a Sound Mind in a Sound Body

What you should know about hairy nipples

Arm Exercise Improves Walking Ability After Stroke

2nd †man has gene editing; therapy has no safety flags so far

Immune System Dysfunction May Occur Early in Alzheimerís Disease

What is red man syndrome?

Can Over-the-Counter Pain Meds Influence Thoughts and Emotions?

Fetal alcohol syndrome in children up to 10 times more common than experts thought

Reversing Severe Bone Loss

Drinking hot tea can contribute to cancer risk

Herbal supplement kratom contains opioids, regulators say


Monday, February 5, 2018


Cancer risk may increase as immune system declines

Aging Immune System May Explain Age-Related Cancer Risk Increase

Dye Kills Malaria Parasites at Speed Not Seen Before

Alzheimer's-related brain changes could start at 40

What is dyshidrotic eczema?

Opioid Cessation May Be More Successful When Depression Is Treated

How grape compounds can help to treat depression

How Viruses Disarm the Immune System

How do you treat erythema nodosum?

The Toxic Relationship Between ALS and Frontotemporal Dementia

Parkinson's disease: Boosting dopamine promotes movement

Half of All Dementias Start With Damaged 'Gatekeeper Cells'

Causes and treatments for nasolabial folds

Toddler Formulas and Milks -- Not Recommended by Health Experts -- Mislead With Health Claims

These people may be more prone to dog bites

Diabetes Doubles Chance of Developing Cataract

What is a bicornuate uterus?

Regular Physical Activity Is Associated With Better Lung Function Among Smokers

Everyday noises may cause increased risk of heart disease: Experts

Regular Physical Activity Is Associated With Better Lung Function Among Smokers

Will digestive enzymes help IBS?

Compounds Derived from Hops Show Promise for Metabolic Syndrome Patients

Report details misuse of antipsychotics in nursing homes

Your Immune System May Be Able to Protect Against MRSA Infections

Exposure to Chemical Found in Plastics 'Hard to Avoid' in Everyday Life

Cascading Inflammation Associated With Lyme Arthritis Linked to Overactive Immune Response


Sunday, February 4, 2018


Your weight loss efforts are contagious

Fish oil may not be as healthful as you think, study finds


Saturday, February 3, 2018


Common food preservative may help to treat schizophrenia

What is collagenous colitis?

Is ketamine the future of depression treatment?

Trying to lose weight? Telling yourself it's hard might help