Personal Health

Friday, July 15, 2016


Key to Regulating Cell's Powerhouse Discovered

Red meat consumption linked to kidney failure

Biochemists Feed 'Poison Pill' to Deadly Virus

Doctors warn about "Pokemon Go" injuries

Structure of Cold Virus Linked to Childhood Asthma Solved

Constant exposure to artificial lights could be affecting our health

Garlic Aroma Found in Breast Milk

Woman found to spread Zika through sex for first time

Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Early-Stage Colon Cancer May Improve Survival

New compounds defeat multi-drug resistant cancer cells

Heroin spiked with elephant sedative linked to overdoses

Go to bed!' Late preschool bedtimes increase obesity risk

Fecal Transplants Can Be Life-Saving, but How?

Cases of drug-resistant gonorrhea skyrocket

Uncovering the Mystery of DNA Replication

Zika epidemic likely over in 2-3 years

Happy Cows Make More Nutritious Milk


Thursday, July 14, 2016


Side effects of Alzheimer's gene visible in child brain development

Researchers Coax Human Stem Cells to Rapidly Generate Bone, Heart Muscle

This may be the reason your diet isn't working

Blood glucose health is getting worse in American adults

Obesity could take this many years off your life

Colon cancer susceptibility may vary with gut microbes

Cancer-promoting protein levels reduced by diet and exercise

Gene discovery may lead to better treatments for tendon injury

Spinal Cord Stimulation Is a Safe, Effective Drug-Free Treatment for Chronic Pain, Experts Say


Wednesday, July 13, 2016


Can Running Make You Smarter?

Fat Cells May Play Key Role in Battle Against Breast Cancer

Artificial sweeteners: Healthy alternative or fast track to obesity?

Preventing Type 2 Diabetes: When Genes Fail to Respond

Tissue-engineered model of human colon should improve cancer research

Moderately Reducing Calories in Non-Obese People Reduces Inflammation

Do you know what you're really eating?

Long Noncoding RNA Found to Quell Inflammation

Why are some foods considered comfort food?

Researchers Discover New Genetic Mutation Linked to Osteonecrosis of the Hip

Dry eye medication wins FDA approval

'Smart' Nanoparticle Called PEARLs a Promising Gem to Target, Treat Tumors

Transparent skull implant set to ease laser brain surgery

Animal Cancer Breakthrough Leads to Human Clinical Trials

Same diet, different genes, differing levels of success

Study Unlocks Key Mechanisms That Determine Acquired Resistance to Immunotherapy in Advanced Melanoma


Tuesday, July 12, 2016


Reactive Oxygen Species: Fueling or Putting the Brakes on Inflammation?

'Red hair gene' also increases cancer risk in dark-haired people

Selfish Mitochondria Implicated in a Variety of Diseases

Scientists Break Down Why Flying East Is Worse for Jet Lag

Male Circumcision, HIV Treatment Can Significantly Reduce New Infections in African Men

Three health benefits of coffee

Pumping Iron: Lighter Weights Just as Effective as Heavier Weights to Gain Muscle, Build Strength

Here come nutrition labels for beer

Education's 'Power' to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Could magnesium regulate blood pressure?

Suicide Rate Is 22% Higher Among People With Epilepsy Than the General Population

Could this simple habit be the secret to losing weight?

The Colon Is Defended from Bacteria by a Self-Sacrificing Sentinel Cell

Scientists restore key parts of vision in blind mice for first time

Umbilical Cord Patch Could Be Method for Fetal Spina Bifida Repair

Do women really need all those prenatal vitamins?

Water Intake Overlooked in Obese Individuals, Study Shows

Genetics Play Role in Character Traits Related to Academic Success

New Diabetes Screening Recommendation Misses More Than Half of High-Risk Patients

Cinnamon May Aid Learning Ability

Western-Style Diet Linked to State-Dependent Memory Inhibition


Monday, July 11, 2016


Dealing with Spider Bites: What You Need to Know

Gut bacteria unleash anti-aging power of pomegranates

Study Explains How a Protein Deficiency Causes Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Severe head injury linked to Parkinson's risk

Chronic opioid use risks increase with knee surgery, cesarean

Superbug gene found again in U.S.

New Discovery on How the Inner Ear Works

How Square Watermelons Get Their Shape and Other G.M.O. Misconceptions

Insurance Mandates Lead to More Children Diagnosed and Treated for Autism Spectrum Disorder

These "bad" habits may have surprising benefits for kids

Genetic Architecture of Type 2 Diabetes Explored

With Coercive Control, the Abuse Is Psychological

Nanotech 'Tattoo' Can Map Emotions and Monitor Muscle Activity

Organ transplants have come a long way, but...

True Impact of Global Diabetes Epidemic Is Vastly Underestimated

More Nonsmoking Teens Inhaling Flavored Nicotine Through Vaping

Alzheimer's Detected Before Symptoms Via New Eye Technology

Children who suck their thumbs and bite their nails less likely to develop allergies

Hops Extract Studied to Prevent Breast Cancer

Many use antibiotics without a doctor's prescription

Gut Bacteria Can Cause, Predict and Prevent Rheumatoid Arthritis

Higher risk of cancer before and after diabetes diagnosis

How Tumor Necrosis Factor Protects Against Infection

A Cavity-Fighting Liquid Lets Kids Avoid Dentistsí Drills

Revolutionary Surgery for Lung Cancer

Breast cancer: Exercise reduces perceived memory problems in survivors

Eosinophils: All You Need to Know

H. Pylori: Know the Facts


Sunday, July 10, 2016


Internal radiation therapy: Better response in metastatic colorectal cancer patients

Fruit and Veggies Give You the Feel-Good Factor

Exercise in pregnancy 'good for mom and baby'

Study Maps Transmission of MERS Virus in South Korean Hospital from One 'Super-Spreader' Patient


Saturday, July 9, 2016


Statins: could they decrease death risk in four most common cancers?