Personal Health


Friday, March 2, 2018


Diabetes: Study proposes five types, not two

Here's How Viruses Inactivate the Immune System, Causing Cancer

The state of cancer: Are we close to a cure?

Sedative May Prevent Delirium in the ICU

Why do nipples become hard?

Children With Marginally Low Birth Weight Needs Treatment

Calcium and vitamin D supplements may raise risk of polyps

Early Psychosis Programs Significantly Reduce Patient Mortality, Study Finds

Exercises for a pinched nerve in your hip

Backyard Chickens Need More Regulation

Why do I have muscle spasms in my stomach?

Parkinson's tremors suddenly stop after surgeon cuts brain pathway

How do you do the baking soda gender test?

Worst of bad US flu season finally over as illnesses decline

Could eating more fish lower MS risk?

Investigation highlights potential dangers of surgery centers in the U.S.

Existing arthritis drug might help fight diabetes


Thursday, March 1, 2018


'Electrical map of depression' may predict onset

Holding Hands Can Sync Brainwaves, Ease Pain, Study Shows

Coping with urinary incontinence

Beneficial Skin Bacteria Protect Against Skin Cancer

Five ways to make ringing stop after a concert

Certain Smiles Aren't All They're Cracked Up to Be

Top six home treatments for oily skin

Teachers and Other School-Based Professionals Can Treat Children's Mental Health Problem

Lung cancer tumor growth halved with new approach

Challenges of Food Allergies Connected to Personality Traits for First Time

Inflammatory bowel disease may raise heart attack risk

A Model Determines the Quantity of Bisphenol A That Reaches the Fetus Through the Mother

Urinary hesitancy: Causes in men and women

Diet, Bugs and Beating High Blood Pressure

Food supplements for young children that may help prevent allergies

New Approach Uses Single PET Scan to Personalize Cancer Treatment

What to know about frontal lobe headaches.

Cigarette Smoking Behavior Helps Identify Genes That Regulate Blood Pressure

More needs to be done to improve future flu vaccines, researcher says

Yellow Fever Virus Is Detected in Urine and Semen Almost a Month After Infection

New guidelines help doctors tackle teen depression

Omega Fish Oils Donít Improve School Childrenís Reading Skills or Memory, Study Finds

Selfies distort faces like a "funhouse mirror," study finds

Common skin bacteria may prevent skin cancer A new study finds that a 'friendly' bacterium, commonly found on healthy human skin and called Staphylococcus epidermidis, may protect against skin cancer.

Guns and mental illness: How do you judge who shouldn't get weapons?

Heart failure: Flu shot may slash death risk A new analysis of six pre-existent studies finds that people with heart failure who receive a flu shot periodically are significantly less exposed to the risk death from any cause. ††

Hall of fame quarterback Jim Kelly announces his cancer is back

What causes boils on the inner thigh? Boils on the inner thigh can appear as red, swollen bumps. We take a look at these hair follicle infections, their risk factors, and home remedies. ††

Teen told he likely had flu really had stage 4 cancer

Why am I vomiting green or yellow bile? Throwing up bile, a yellow or greenish liquid, can happen for many reasons. Some of the causes may be serious and require urgent medical attention.

Amid grim flu season, scientists work to find "holy grail" vaccine

What to eat if you have multiple myeloma Learn about specific nutrition strategy

FDA panel aims to finalize next year's flu vaccine


Wednesday, February 28, 2018


Now too much standing is bad for us, says study

Fish Oil and Probiotic Supplements in Pregnancy May Reduce Risk of Childhood Allergies

Larger waist, hips may raise women's heart attack risk

Nut Consumption May Aid Colon Cancer Survival

What causes boils on the inner thigh?

Aspirin Lowers Risk of Early Death for Patients With Diabetes, Heart Failure

Why am I vomiting green or yellow bile?

Forage-Based Diets on Dairy Farms Produce Nutritionally Enhanced Milk

What to eat if you have multiple myeloma

Football Associated With Heart Changes, Increased Cardiovascular Risk

What foods are good for an enlarged prostate?

Marked Increase in Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Women After Preeclampsia

Why are my lips swollen?

Obesity Not a Risk Factor for Acute Respiratory Illnesses, Study Finds

What causes labia swelling?

What Happens in the Brain During Unconsciousness?

The low-down on biological warfare

Mapping the Neural Circuit Governing Thirst

Can you drink alcohol while taking antihistamines? ††

Meet the disrupters putting a new twist on orthodontics

Parkinson's disease: Why do brain cells die? ††

Ready to find out if you have "doomsday genes?"

What can you do to induce urination? ††

Despite risks, some moms-to-be keep smoking

Klebsiella oxytoca infection: What you should know

One mom's mission to find cure for son's rare disease

What are hypnagogic hallucinations?

Elementary school principal uses strength from students to battle breast cancer

Smoldering multiple myeloma and cancer: What to know

Flu vaccine linked to lower death risk for heart failure patients: Study

What are the effects of meningitis? 22 symptoms

Doctors successfully complete 6-way rare organ transplant

Do your children influence how you store your gun?

Is breastfeeding good for Momís heart?


Tuesday, February 27, 2018


Rheumatoid arthritis: Scorpion venom compound may halt progression

Hidden Secret of Immortality Enzyme Telomerase

This simple test may reveal your true biological age

New Structure Discovered in Human Sperm Tails

How to identify and treat inner knee pain

Simple Urine Test Could Measure How Much Our Body Has Aged

Why are birthdays so hard?

Obesity Could Be Linked to Early Childhood Behavior

What happens when estrogen levels are low?

Gene-Editing Reduces Triglycerides, Cholesterol by Up to 50 Percent

What does reactive airway disease mean?†

What percentage of our brain do we use?

What causes spina bifida occulta?.

Diabetes Drug Use During Pregnancy Linked to Child's Weight

What is an NSTEMI?

Fewer Americans Think Smoking a Pack a Day Poses a Great Health Risk

How fasting boosts exercise's effects on endurance

Why Are Some Mushrooms 'Magic?'

Can apple cider vinegar treat warts?

Scientists Link Genes to Brain Anatomy in Autism

What causes an itchy stomach?†

Failed Osteoarthritis Drug Could Help Treat Opioid Addiction

Why are my palms itchy?

Reducing Side Effects in Commonly Used Drugs

How to get rid of boils on the buttocks

When Treating Athletes for Heat Stroke, 'Cool First, Transport Second'

Too much TV in childhood takes its toll as a teen

Amid bad flu season, FDA working on next year's vaccine

Poor hearing could lead to poor memory ††

Could heart-healthy diet also help with depression?

Stage 3 multiple myeloma: Symptoms, progression, and life expectancy

What's in the IV bag? Studies show safer option than saline

Fitness: How do friends' social media posts affect us?

How diet can affect mental health: the likely link between food and the brain


Monday, February 26, 2018


Why do I feel both tired and dizzy? Several conditions can cause both fatigue and dizziness.

Flu May Impact Brain Health

Low and normal blood oxygen levels: What to know

Eleven causes of pain when blinking†

Postpartum blood clots and bleeding: What to expect

Why you should avoid sipping your drinks†

Left brain vs. right brain: Fact and fiction

Low Magnesium Levels Make Vitamin D Ineffective

The 10 best apps to lower cholesterol

Oxytocin Strengthens Mothers' Neural Responses to Infant and Adult Faces

Can we 'deactivate' celiac disease?

Daffodils to Fight Cancer: Anti-Cancer Effect of a Daffodil Extract

What are the causes of projectile vomiting?

Cardiac Arrest Survival Greatly Increases When Bystanders Use an Automated External Defibrillator

How do vegetarian and Mediterranean diets benefit heart health?

Targeting Pathway May Reduce Cocaine's Cardiovascular Harms

Meningitis in babies: What you need to know What are the symptoms of meningitis in babies?

No Link Between Hormonal Birth Control and Depression

Can you treat genital warts at home?

Scientists Move Closer to Treatment for Huntington's Disease

Is it normal to bleed after intercourse?†

Behavior in High School Predicts Income and Occupational Success Later in Life

Cryptococcal meningitis: Symptoms, risk factors, and complications

Concerns over health effects of vaping - and rising use among teens

Earlier diabetes diagnosis linked to heart disease, stroke

New guidelines aim to help doctors recognize depression in teens

The diet that could reduce the risk of depression

Flu drug designed to kill the virus in a day approved in Japan


Sunday, February 25, 2018


Skip the guilt: Red wine could protect your oral health

Diet Shown to Reduce Stroke Risk May Also Reduce Risk of Depression

E-cigarettes leak toxic metals, study finds E-cigarettes are seen as the 'more healthful' siblings of convention


Saturday, February 24, 2018


Everything you need to know about acute prostatitis†

What are the natural ways to get rid of gallstones?

Why do I wipe blood after I poop?

Why do I bleed when I blow my nose?

Self-compassion may protect perfectionists from depression

Schizophrenia: A byproduct of the brain's complex evolution?

What are the signs of a nervous breakdown?