Personal Health


Friday, September 21, 2018


What causes yellow stool?

What to know about the anti-smooth muscle antibody test

The 10 best probiotics for vegans

How to identify a chlorine rash

What are the pros and cons of a juice cleanse?

Inflammation keeps heart attack and stroke at bay

Hugs and kisses: The health impact of affective touch

How cannabinoid drugs affect the experience of pain

What to know about the last week of birth control pills

Some flea and tick meds increase risk of seizures in pets, FDA warns

Should you take a pregnancy test? 10 signs

Why you should never sleep in your contact lenses

High-fiber foods for a healthful diet

Why natural disasters can be particularly scary for those with dementia

Scientists create human esophagus in stem cell first

Students ring bells outside teacher's home on her final day of chemo

Fighting brain cancer with the Zika virus


Thursday, September 20, 2018


What are the early signs of COPD?

Can a Common Heart Condition Cause Sudden Death?

What are the early signs of MS?

Crunched for Time? High-Intensity Exercise Gives Same Cell Benefits in Fewer Minutes

Can people with type 2 diabetes stop taking metformin?

Mediterranean-Style Diet May Lower Women's Stroke Risk

How to tell the difference between PMS and pregnancy symptoms

Fatty Acids Can Slow Down an Overheated Immune System

Stroke severity reduced in those who walk regularly

Fish-Rich Diets in Pregnancy May Boost Babies' Brain Development

Detecting Epigenetic Signature May Help People Stay Ahead of IBD

Manganese Plays a Key Role in Bacterial Infection

Rare case of cancer passed from organ donor to 4 recipients, leaves 3 dead: Report

How a protein works with gut bacteria to prevent obesity

Rare case of cancer passed from organ donor to 4 recipients, leaves 3 dead: Report

Signs and symptoms of STDs in men

Puppies to blame for sickening hundreds of people: CDC

Dementia: New risk factor examined

FDA disagrees, calls meeting on study showing breast implant link to rare conditions

What happens with a pinched nerve in the shoulder?

Alzheimer's cases expected to soar in coming decades

Mediterranean diet could lower stroke risk, especially for women: Study

Electrical brain stimulation to boost creativity: What are the risks?

Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death

Can a heart treatment lower depression and anxiety?

Ground beef recall after E. coli outbreak kills 1, sickens 17


Wednesday, September 19, 2018


Is carrageenan safe to eat? Carrageenan is a controversial food additive.

Does a foot detox work? What the research says

How to give an intramuscular injection

What are the stages of Crohn's disease?

Fifteen healthful high-carb foods

Daily aspirin does not make for a longer, 'disability-free' life

Michigan resident infected with rare, deadly mosquito-borne virus

MS: Is a 'rogue' brain and lymph node interaction to blame?

Through my eyes: Aortic dissection

Do low vitamin D levels increase breast cancer risk?

Key molecule explains why bones weaken with age

Foods with low nutritional quality tied to higher cancer risk


Tuesday, September 18, 2018


What are the best foods to avoid during a Crohn's disease flare-up?

First Gut Bacteria May Have Lasting Effect on Ability to Fight Chronic Diseases

Non-insulin drugs for treating type 2 diabetes

Eating Foods With Low Nutritional Quality Ratings Linked to Cancer Risk in Large European Cohort

What can make urination painful?

For-Profit Hospitals Correlated With Higher Readmission Rates

Thumb arthritis: What to know

Green Space Near Home During Childhood Linked to Fewer Respiratory Problems in Adulthood

Different baby positions during pregnancy: What to know

Sugar Content of Most Supermarket Yogurts Well Above Recommended Threshold

What are the benefits of protein powder?

Air Pollution May Be Linked to Heightened Dementia Risk

Schizophrenia: 'Resyncing' brain circuits could halt symptoms

Obesity and Vitamin D Deficiency May Indicate Greater Risk for Breast Cancer

Green Tea Compound Helps siRNA Slip Inside Cells

Nearly Half of Resident Physicians Report Burnout

Can eating this type of sugar prevent weight gain?

New Insight Into Aging

Father's Obesity in Early Puberty Doubles Asthma-Risk for Future Offspring

MS: Is a 'rogue' brain and lymph node interaction to blame?

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy Linked to Increased Risk of Diabetes in Children

Colon Cancer Is Caused by Bacteria and Cell Stress 

30 million Americans now have diabetes

New Test Kit for Quick, Accurate and Low-Cost Screening of Diseases

Double mastectomy recovery: What to know

Intestinal Bacteria Produce Electric Current from Sugar

Main ingredient in ecstasy could be key to helping veterans with PTSD

Better Chemo Drug Adsorption Onto Targeted Delivery Capsules

How does RA affect different parts of the body?

Zika Vaccine Shows Promise for Treating Deadly Brain Cancer

Air pollutants found in mothers' placentas, new study finds

Long-Term Success of ACL Reconstruction Is Connected to Way You Move Post-Surgery

High blood pressure breakthrough: Over 500 genes uncovered

Sleep Deprived People More Likely to Have Car Crashes 

Virtual reality therapies help conquer common phobias

Research reveals four distinct personality clusters

Exposure to Organochlorine Pesticides in the Womb Linked to Poorer Lung Function in Childhood


Monday, September 17, 2018


Leukemia rash pictures

Household Cleaning Products May Contribute to Kids' Overweight by Altering Their Gut Microbiota

What to know about rheumatoid arthritis during pregnancy

New Blood Test Detects Early Stage Pancreatic Cancer

Typical testosterone levels in males and females

Epidural Stimulation Leads to Recovery of Cardiovascular Function in Spinal-Cord-Injured

Which essential oils can help with ear infections?

Undiagnosed STIs Can Increase Negative PMS Symptoms

Probiotics may help battle antibiotic resistance

Why Some Tuberculosis Bacteria Prove Deadly

Study overturns what we know about kidney stones

World's Biggest Study of Blood Pressure Genetics

Weight loss surgery: How taste influences success

Artificial Intelligence Can Determine Lung Cancer Type

What are the best exercises for bat wings?

New School of Thought: In-Class Physical Exercise Won't Disrupt Learning, Teaching

Is it safe for a person with diabetes to eat sweets?

 More Than Half of Parents of Sleep-Deprived Teens Blame Electronics

2 million U.S. teens are vaping marijuana, report finds

One Big Reason Why Women Drop out of Doctoral STEM Programs

Eating fiber can delay brain aging

The Effectiveness of Online Cannabis Responsible Vendor Training Program

Too many children injured by baby walkers, study finds

Developmental Stage for No. 1 Eye Tumor in Children

Hair loss: Scientists test wearable regrowth device

Air Pollution Affects Thyroid Development in Fetuses

Silicone Breast Implants Linked to Increased Risk of Some Rare Harms


Sunday, September 16, 2018


Chronic pain and the power of placebo

Cord Blood Clue to Respiratory Diseases

Three daily servings of dairy may keep your heart healthy

Children With Asthma Are Less Likely to Finish School and to Work in Non-Manual Occupations


Saturday, September 15, 2018


Inhaled Steroids May Increase Risk of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Lung Infections

People With Asthma at Higher Risk of Becoming Obese