Personal Health


Friday, April 14, 2017


Trans Fat Bans Lessen Health Risks, Research Suggests

'Good' cholesterol levels reduced with high air pollution exposure

3D-Printed Patch Can Help Mend a 'Broken' Heart

Lilly's rheumatoid arthritis pill rejected by regulators

Assessing Heart Disease Risk Is Within Arm's Reach

Magnesium may prevent bone fractures

Rates of New Diagnosed Cases of Type 1 and 2 Diabetes on the Rise Among Children, Teens

Hyland's teething tablets recalled over levels of toxic herb

Ayurvedic treatment for psoriasis: Options, remedies, and evidence

Are hot dogs about to be expelled from L.A. schools?

10 infants in California neonatal intensive care unit test positive for antibiotic resistant superbug

Another downside to unemployment? Stroke risk


Thursday, April 13, 2017


Nanoparticle nasal spray may offer rapid and safe delivery of drugs to the brain

Mumps outbreak in Texas reaches 23-year high

Psoriatic arthritis and fatigue: Treatment, coping, and management

Somalia's cholera outbreak at more than 25,000 cases: WHO

Nanoparticle nasal spray may offer rapid and safe delivery of drugs to the brain

Toddler with 'childhood Alzheimer's' symptoms gets experimental treatment

Ten natural treatments for psoriatic arthritis

Targeting blood vessels to improve cancer immunotherapy

Being either overweight or underweight may increase risk of migraines

25 Is 'Golden Age' for the Ability to Make Random Choices

Crooked Bite May Indicate Early Life Stress

How stevia may help to control blood sugar


Wednesday, April 12, 2017


Gut Microbes Contribute to Age-Associated Inflammation, Mouse Study Shows

Komodo dragon blood may lead to new antibiotics

Overuse Injuries More Common in Kids Who Specialize in Individual Sport

New chemical composition of 'poppers' linked to retinal damage

Vitamin B Diminishes Effects of Air Pollution-Induced Cardiovascular Disease

Trans fats ban linked with fewer NY heart attacks & strokes

Most Major Heart Attacks Occur in People With Normal Cholesterol, Research Finds

Gut bacteria compound may help to prevent type 2 diabetes

How Common Fats, a Lazy Lifestyle and Diabetes Are Connected

Psoriasis vs. dandruff: How to tell the difference

Exercise Associated With Improved Heart Attack Survival

Psoriasis vs. seborrheic dermatitis: How to tell the difference

More Than $16 Billion Spent on Cosmetic Plastic Surgery in 2016

Breast cancer: A visual guide to self-examination

Hot Flashes Could Signal Increased Risk of Heart Disease

Clinical trial finds no benefits of wearing silk for children with eczema

College Students Study Best Later in the Day, Study Shows

Fresh fruit may prevent diabetes and related complications

Early School Starts Pit Teens in a Conflict Between Society, Biology

Melatonin may protect the small intestine from oral radiation treatment in rats

Can Dealing With Emotional Exhaustion Enhance Happiness?


Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Nutrients Are Nice, but Produce Better Pass the Taste Test

Couple says they found live scorpion in bag of spinach

One in Three Teens With Autism Spectrum Disorder Receives Driver's License

Avocados can help to treat metabolic syndrome, says review

Anthrax Spores Use RNA Coat to Mislead Immune System

"Unconscionable" spikes in drug prices could soon be stopped in one state

Norwegian Women Drink Least While Pregnant, British Women Drink Most

A cure for Parkinson's? Replacing damaged brain cells shows promise

Heart Surgeons Actively Involved With TAVR Patients Every Step of the Way

New screening guidelines for prostate cancer

Taking a Combination of Painkillers, Gastric Protection Damages the Intestines

Link between vascular disease and Alzheimer's strengthened

Some Strategies to Limit Sugary Drinks May Backfire

Olive oil compound found to reverse the damage of high-fat diet

Detecting Alzheimer's Disease Earlier Using ... Greebles?

Fresh Fruit Consumption Linked to Lower Risk of Diabetes and Diabetic Complications


Monday, April 10, 2017


Matching Tumor Size to Strength of Immune Response Allows Melanoma Drug Tailoring

Parents' smoking tied to genetic changes in kids with cancer

New Technology Can Detect Tiny Ovarian Tumors

Inflammatory bowel disease: Potential new treatment target identified

What Triggers a High-School Student to Suddenly Drop Out?

Survey: Mammograms not happening at recommended ages

The Role of a Telomere Capping Complex in Cancer Revealed

Low ammonium levels in urine may indicate serious risks for kidney disease patients

Effective Communication from Doctors Could Reduce Anxiety for Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration Patients

Typically harmless virus may trigger celiac disease

New Breed of Supermolecule 'Hunts Down' Harmful Drugs, Removes Them from Water

"Slow-moving bullet": New cases of brain-infecting parasite reported

 Common Sedatives Linked to Increased Risk of Pneumonia in People With Alzheimer's Disease

Are U.S. blood donations safe from Zika?

What Obese Fruit Flies May Tell Us About the Evolution of Cold Tolerance


Sunday, April 9, 2017


More gray hair linked to higher risk of heart disease

No TV during meals may lower obesity risk


Saturday, April 8, 2017


Potassium as important as sodium for healthy blood pressure

Acne may be caused by an imbalance of skin bacteria

HER2-positive breast cancer: Testing, treatment, and outlook