Personal Health



Friday, June 23, 2017


Plant fats alter gut bacteria to ease Crohn's symptoms

Type 1 diabetes: Almost half of patients produce insulin

Nine effective home remedies for earache

Prosecutors seek 35-year term in deadly meningitis outbreak

Does sex help older brains to work better?

Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill

Fungal Toxins Easily Become Airborne, Creating Potential Indoor Health Risk

Ten best home remedies for poison ivy

Decades After the Discovery of Anti-Obesity Hormone, Scant Evidence That Leptin Keeps Lean People Lean, Scientists Say

Leisure Activities Lower Blood Pressure in Alzheimer's Caregivers

Medicaid is biggest consumer story in 'Obamacare' rollback

Bioengineers Create More Durable, Versatile Wearable for Diabetes Monitoring

Five home remedies for UTIs

Lowering Health Risks of Cannabis Use With New Public Health Guidelines

Cholera suspected as several ill at Kenya medical conference

Multitasking brain mechanism examined

The Mere Presence of Your Smartphone Reduces Brain Power, Study Shows

What are hemoglobin levels?

Rural Tennessee doctor fears proposed Medicaid cuts

34 causes of rash: Images and information  

Keep your pet safe from summer health hazards

Personal branding for doctors: Being yourself can enhance your practice

Nearly 100 patients died waiting for care at LA VA hospital, report finds


Thursday, June 22, 2017


Prenatal acetaminophen may affect masculinity

Best multiple sclerosis blogs

Addisonian crisis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

Peroxisomal Biogenesis Disorder: New Link to Sugar Metabolism

Cycling to work could make your day less stressful

High Fat Diet Reduces Gut Bacteria, Crohn's Disease Symptoms

Breast implants may cause false ECG diagnosis of heart attack

Alzheimer's Disease Study Links Brain Health, Physical Activity

Ulnar nerve entrapment: Symptoms and treatment

Adulthood Wellbeing Lower for Single-Parent Kids

Yellow jacket stings: What to do

Acetaminophen During Pregnancy Can Inhibit Masculinity

OCD linked to inflammation in the brain

HIV-Positive Women With Cytomegalovirus Likelier to Pass Virus That Causes AIDS to Infant

Eye-tracking technology helps diagnose concussions

Garcinia cambogia: Does it work?

Eating Your Feelings? The Link Between Job Stress, Junk Food and Sleep

Woman speaks out about suffering heart attack at 40

Heavy-Drinking Mothers Linked to Their Child’s Path Toward the Justice System

Breast-feeding mothers at lower risk of heart disease, stroke

FDA approves quicker-to-administer drug for blood cancers

Frequent Sexual Activity Can Boost Brain Power in Older Adults

Bug Spray Accumulation in the Home


Wednesday, June 21, 2017


New Measures of Aging May Show 70 Is the New 60

Autoimmunity may have role in Parkinson's disease

New Inhibitor Drug Shows Promise in Relapsed Leukemia

Rheumatoid arthritis: Regular fish intake may ease symptoms

Parkinson's Is Partly an Autoimmune Disease, Study Finds

Seven effective steps to get rid of lice

Extra-virgin olive oil may prevent Alzheimer's

Pleural effusion: Causes, diagnosis, and treatment   

Court makes controversial ruling on vaccines

Immunotherapy for prostate cancer: What you need to know   

Older dads produce "geekier" sons, study finds

Scientists find genetic underpinnings for eczema   

Dirty money: Germs and dope cling to your cash

Doctors' advice for protection in extreme heat conditions

Serotonin Improves Sociability in Mouse Model of Autism

Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors

Could Flu During Pregnancy Raise Risk for Autism?

Pemphigoid: Symptoms, types, and treatment

Common Water Treatments Could Damage DNA

Flu vaccine ineffective for people 65 and older last winter

Possible Link Between Type I Interferons, Natural Improvement of Rheumatoid Arthritis During Pregnancy, Pilot Study Finds

Six mindfulness techniques for physicians

Most People 'Aren't as Happy as Their Friends' on Social Media

San Francisco to ban sales of vaping flavored liquid


Tuesday, June 20, 2017


Grape extracts may protect against colon cancer

Thousands of Genes Influence Most Diseases, Researchers Report

Breast and ovarian cancers: Large study improves estimates of genetic risk

Steaming Fish Eliminates More Cyanotoxins Than Boiling It

Sun poisoning: Symptoms, treatment, and prevention

Broken Heart: Physical Stress Is a Risk Factor

Could a cholesterol-lowering vaccine replace statins?

Gene Variant Protecting Against Alzheimer's Disease Decreases Plasma Beta-Amyloid Levels

These foods may help keep the brain young

Is it lice? Know the symptoms  

Likely source of deadly Legionnaires outbreak found

Increase in Use of High-Dose Vitamin D Supplements

Somogyi effect: Causes and prevention

Isolating Anti-Alzheimer's Compounds in Plants

Fresh Food Pharmacy offers food instead of pills

Infections in Early Life Associated With Increased Risk for Celiac Disease

Pilonidal cyst: Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

How Six Cups of Ground Coffee Can Improve Nose, Throat Surgery

Republicans' Medicaid rollback collides with opioid epidemic

How Cells Combat Chromosome Imbalance


Monday, June 19, 2017


Prostate cancer: Three-in-one blood test could fuel personalized treatment

Poor Adolescent Diet May Influence Brain and Behavior in Adulthood

Dairy: Is it good or bad for you?

Combining Immunotherapies Effective Against Mouse Model of Cancer

You should ALWAYS cover your mouth when you sneeze: Germs can travel 12ft and stay airborne for 45 minutes

Cells That Make Blood Vessels Can Also Make Tumors and Enable Their Spread

Preeclampsia: Genetic study finds links to babies' DNA

How Viewing Cute Animals Can Help Rekindle Marital Spark

Laundry pods could be fatal for adults with dementia because they can be mistaken for sweets, report claims 

Poll: Nearly Two-Thirds of Mothers 'Shamed' by Others About Their Parenting Skills

Cholesterol jab to stop heart disease

How Our Unique DNA Impacts Personalized Medicine

House cleaning chemicals may cause birth defects

  Ebola Vaccine Developed in Canada Shows Promising Results

Teens as sedentary as 60-year-olds, study finds

New, Oral Treatment Option for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Kidney cancer prognosis: What you need to know

Good Nutrition, Physical Training and Mental Exercises Can Reverse Physical Frailty in the Elderly 

Daughter gives lifesaving gift to dad

Bacteria from Hot Springs Solve Mystery of Metabolism

Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cells

Grape-Based Compounds Kill Colon Cancer Stem Cells in Mice

Mouth ulcers: Causes and symptoms

Acetaminophen: A Viable Alternative for Preventing Acute Mountain Sickness

Man sues after doctors remove wrong testicle

Sugar-Coated Nanomaterial Excels at Promoting Bone Growth

Teens get as much physical activity as 60-year-olds, study shows

5-year-old heart transplant patient gets good news


Sunday, June 18, 2017


Erysipelas: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

Acupuncture Relieves Pain in Emergency Patients: Study


Saturday, June 17, 2017


How can exercise improve body image?

How doodling can trigger feelings of pleasure

Fungal infections: Types and treatment

Phenylketonuria: Symptoms, tests, and treatment

Common Household Chemicals Lead to Birth Defects in Mice, Research Finds

Getting drunk in early teens raises premature death risk

New Medication Guidelines for Rheumatic Disease Patients Having Joint Replacement

How does the brain respond to a single bout of exercise?