Personal Health


Friday, July 20, 2018


Vaginal pH balance: Symptoms, remedies, and tests

Treating Dementia With the Healing Waves of Sound

What religion does to your brain

Greening Vacant Lots Reduces Feelings of Depression in City Dwellers

Benefiber vs. Metamucil: Which is better?

Enlarged ovaries: Everything you need to know

Bowel cancer: Low-calorie soft drinks could reduce recurrence

Ketamine for Parkinson's? Clinical trial in the works

How to deal with prednisone withdrawal

Are essential oils safe for babies?

Chemicals in plastic stunt brain growth in rats

'Link between diabetes and cancer risk firmly established'

High-protein diets are trendy, but how much protein do you really need?


Thursday, July 19, 2018 


How long does nicotine stay in your system?

Caffeine Affects Food Intake at Breakfast, but Its Effect Is Limited and Transient

Eighteen ways to reduce bloating

'Good Cholesterol' May Not Always Be Good

Can you withdraw from opiate addiction at home?  

Aggressive Immune Cells Aggravate Parkinson's Disease

Man dies from bacterial infection after eating raw oysters

Potential new MS drug could regenerate myelin

High Fruit and Vegetable Consumption May Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer 

Woman suffers severe burns, blisters from wild parsnip

Low Or No-Calorie Soft Drinks Linked to Improved Outcomes in Colon Cancer

Eating dinner earlier could reduce cancer risk

CBS News investigation finds recruiters pay struggling addicts to get high-priced surgery

Diabetes: Switching to common drugs raises risk of complications

More Americans are drinking themselves to death, study suggests

What are the early signs of tongue cancer?

Do fertility treatments bring higher risk of invasive breast or uterine cancer?

Signs and symptoms of medullary thyroid cancer

The health risks of eating shellfish

Rapid increase in deaths due to alcohol-related liver disease

Coffee shop serves hope to people recovering from addiction

Chronic pain: New compound may replace opioids

EPA watchdog urges agency to strengthen oversight of state drinking water systems after lead crisis in Flint, Michigan


Wednesday, July 18, 2018


Olfactory receptors 'do more than smell'

Traditional Tibetan Medicine Exposes People and Environment to High Mercury Levels

Could beef jerky contribute to manic episodes?

Link Found Between Bitter-Taste Sensitivity and Cancer Risk

Saw palmetto and testosterone facts

Artery Hardening and Thickness Not Affected by Stopping Hormone Therapy

Can you have a miscarriage without bleeding?

Bacterial Armor Could Be a New Target for Antibiotics

What to know about endometriosis during pregnancy

What are the benefits of maca root?

How to stop shivering

The effects of anxiety on the body

How do you boost testosterone naturally?

Do omega-3 supplements really benefit the heart?

What does it mean when your poop is stringy?

What can you put on a newborn's dry skin?

Natural treatments for postpartum swelling .

Beef Jerky and Other Processed Meats Associated With Manic Episodes

Concerns raised over prebiotic and probiotic safety

Could smartphone use be linked to ADHD in teens?

Hot pepper compound may reduce obesity


Tuesday, July 17, 2018


How do you know if you have pernicious anemia?

Death Rates from Heart Failure Higher for Women Than Men

Is eating tilapia fish safe and healthful? 

How Cannabis Affects Appetite: Brain Changes

How to cope with a depressive episode

Protein Found to Be Key Component in Irregularly Excited Brain Cells

What is hypochlorhydria?

Childhood Adversity Increases Susceptibility to Addiction Via Immune Response

MS: Iron levels in brain 'predict disability'

While Men Lose More Weight on Low-Carb Diets, Women Show Improved Artery Flexibility

What happens when you get an adrenaline rush?

The Scent of Coffee Appears to Boost Performance in Math

What causes a blocked tear duct in infants? 

Almost Half of US Adults Who Drink, Drink Too Much, and Continue to Do So

E-counseling can lower blood pressure, heart disease risk

Omega 3 Supplements Have Little or No Heart or Vascular Health Benefit

How emotions may impact tumor growth

Fish Consumption May Prolong Life

How to deal with two-year molars

What to do if a baby has an allergic reaction

What causes head lice?  

Can eating the right foods help boost your mental health?

Large study reviews the cardiovascular benefits of walnuts   

Cancer death rates decline – with one notable exception

Cancer: Can testosterone improve patients' quality of life?


Monday, July 16, 2018


What to know about sex and yeast infections 

Weight Loss Surgery May Affect the Risk of Cancer

'Unseen' stool blood may predict mortality risk

Test for Alzheimer's Disease Directly Measures Synaptic Loss

How does perimenopause affect periods?

What is gaming disorder?

What to know about macrocephaly

What to know about complex ovarian cysts

Cerebral edema: Everything you need to know

How to get rid of diaper rash

Targeting one hormone may help treat bowel cancer

What to expect after a laparoscopy for endometriosis

Omega-3-derived cannabinoid may stop cancer

Fats or carbs: What causes obesity?

What to know about end-stage kidney disease

Is it safe to make your waters break?

What causes malabsorption?   

Vibrio outbreak linked to imported crab meat

Cinnamon may help battle infections


Sunday, July 15, 2018


Alzheimer's risk 10 times lower with herpes medication

Is it true that 'healthy obesity' boosts death risk?


Saturday, July 14, 2018


What to know about salivary gland infections

How to get rid of an amoxicillin rash

Inflammation: What can deep-diving seals teach us?

Even minor distress puts you at risk of chronic disease