Personal Health


Friday, July 13, 2018


Melanoma: Immunotherapy for brain metastases 'doubles survival'

How Fast Can Acute Stroke Treatment Become to Still Be Reliable?

Acupuncture may reduce cancer drug side effects

Target for Novel Malaria Vaccine Identified

What causes a bounding pulse?

One Step Closer to a Cure for Brain Diseases

What are the symptoms of stage 4 breast cancer?

Allergy Potential of Strawberries and Tomatoes Depends on the Variety

Causes and treatment of chronic prostatitis

How can you tell if your baby is head down?

Fifteen home remedies for acne

Why does the stomach bloat when starved?

Can high blood pressure lead to headaches?

Is there a way to lose weight on birth control?

Full-fat dairy may actually benefit heart health

Spinal stroke: Causes, treatment, and outcome  

Teen sent to burn unit after giant hogweed touches his face

Can Lexapro cause weight changes?

Ticks that carry Lyme disease are spreading fast

What to know about liver hemangiomas

FDA OKs 1st drug to treat smallpox, in case of terror attack

Gut bacteria and heart health: Is there a link?

Girl with 3-D printed hand nears goal of throwing out first pitch at all 30 MLB parks

OCD: Why living in a sunless region can increase symptoms

Illinois, Iowa officials look into rise in parasitic illness


Thursday, July 12, 2018


What causes a rash to feel hot

Did California fires bring on cluster of mystery rashes?

Can you use Vicks on a baby?   

High blood pressure may threaten the aging brain

What are the symptoms of a polyp of the cervix?   

Latest death shines light on Rocky Mountain spotted fever

Vitamin D offers no protection against Alzheimer's

FDA to more aggressively tackle disruptive drug shortages

How long does it take to recover from heart bypass surgery?

What to know about the STD that could become the next superbug

What are the treatment options for BPH?

Obesity Alone Does Not Increase Risk of Death

Asthma: A healthful diet may prevent symptoms

Herpes Linked to Alzheimer's: Antivirals May Help

How does exercise help consolidate new motor skills?

An Orange a Day Keeps Macular Degeneration Away: 15-Year Study

What are the different types of eczema?

Chemicals Associated With Oxidative Stress May Be Essential to Development

How do you treat Haglund's deformity?

High blood pressure may increase dementia risk

Type 2 diabetes, obesity may soon be reversed with gene therapy

What causes clammy skin?


Wednesday, July 11, 2018


Osteoporosis: Mediterranean diet may slow bone loss

Late-life high blood pressure may harm the brain, study says

Nine unusual scientific discoveries

Top tips for how to run without pain

What is venlafaxine?

Hospital tests potentially life-saving trauma foam

What is pregabalin?   

"Silent killer" targets blacks, whites differently

What is lisinopril?  

How hands-only CPR could save a life

What is fluoxetine?

"The choice is life or limbs" for man infected with flesh-eating bacteria

Is it safe to give infants Benadryl?

New Research Could Banish Guilty Feeling for Consuming Whole Dairy Products

What to know about colon polyps

Amyloid Beta Protein Protects Brain from Herpes Infection by Entrapping Viral Particles

What is maltodextrin and is it safe?

Gastrointestinal Flora: The Culprit for Severe Lung Damage After Blood Transfusion

What are the health benefits of wild yam?

High Prevalence of Restrictive Lung Disease in People With Type 2 Diabetes

What to know about bone fracture repair

New protein 'regenerates' the heart after an attack

Six natural ways to whiten teeth

Ten tips to prevent eczema flares in winter

New chronic fatigue syndrome test is 84 percent accurate

Existing drug may help to treat aggressive brain cancer


Tuesday, July 10, 2018


How to boost serotonin and improve mood

What are the benefits of breastfeeding?

Multivitamins 'of no benefit' to heart health

Asian Residents Are Exposed to 9 Times More Air Pollution Than Americans or Europeans

The best foods for boosting your immune system

Scientists Trigger Hot Flashes in Female and Male Mice

What to know about the antidiueretic hormone (ADH) test

Vitamin D No Defense Against Dementia

Intermittent fasting may benefit people with MS

Pay Less, Take More: Success in Getting Patients to Take Their Medicine

Through my eyes: A stroke experience

Stop Antibiotics Before Resistance 'Tipping Point'

Gene editing shown to lower cholesterol in monkeys

Artificial Intelligence Helps Researchers Predict Drug Combinations' Side Effects

Seven ways to treat a UTI without antibiotics

Vitamin D No Defense Against Dementia

Are babies fully developed at 36 weeks?

Suppressing Negative Emotions During Health Scare May Whip Up Spiral of Fear

Keto diet could make cancer therapy more effective 

Backpacked drugs' can boost immunotherapy for solid tumors


Monday, July 9, 2018


What does a serum albumin test tell you?

Physician burnout, depression can lead to major medical errors: Study

Gene-Editing Technique Cures Genetic Disorder in Utero

Michael J. Fox on his fight against Parkinson's

Crystal Structure Reveals How Curcumin Impairs Cancer

How can you tell if you are having a boy or a girl?

National School Food Policies Have Potential to Improve Health Now and Later

Common cause of dementia may be treatable

A New Study Identifies 40 Genes Related to Aggressive Behavior in Humans and Mice

Cancer: 'Intelligent drug delivery' is on its way

How Does Parkinson's Disease Develop? Study Raises Doubts on Theory of Parkinson's Disease

A savory starter could help you to make better food choices

First-Trimester Screening of Pregnant Women for Elevated Bacteria Levels in Urine

How to treat anxiety naturally

E-Cigarettes Increase Cardiovascular Risk as Much as Cigarettes Do

How does depression affect the body?

Vaginal Microbiome May Influence Stress Levels of Offspring

What can I do to make my cough go away?

Whooping Cough Vaccine: The Power of First Impressions

Trauma suffered in childhood echoes across generations, study finds

Glue-like protein may be key to drug-resistant breast cancer

Physician burnout, depression can lead to major medical errors: Study

New Pediatric Asthma Yardstick Has Treatment Guidance for Children of Every Age

Hair-like cell structure may drive melanoma

The boys trapped in the Thailand cave could face an unusual disease


Sunday, July 8, 2018


Major study finds 'no evidence' that cannabis relieves chronic pain

Surgery Offers Young Patients Long-Term Benefits After Meniscus Tears

Diabetes risk increased in women who work long hours

Following Pitch Count Guidelines May Help Young Baseball Players Prevent Injuries


Saturday, July 7, 2018


Using cell metabolism to battle cancer

Novel HIV Vaccine Candidate Is Safe and Induces Immune Response in Healthy Adults and Monkeys

Does a nut-rich diet lead to better sperm quality?