Personal Health

 

Friday, October 20, 2017

 

Daily aspirin could ward off liver cancer

'Y' a Protein Unicorn Might Matter in Glaucoma

Five ways to cope with PTSD

Physical Inactivity and Restless Sleep Exacerbate Genetic Risk of Obesity

What home remedies can treat my burn?

How the Smallest Bacterial Pathogens Outwit Host Immune Defenses by Stealth Mechanisms

Is gene editing ethical?

How Obesity Promotes Breast Cancer

'Healthier alternative' status of e-cigarettes challenged in new study

To Vape or Not to Vape? Probably: Not to Vape

Everything you need to know about nuchal chord

Parents' Alcohol Use Can Set the Stage for Teenage Dating Violence, Study Finds

What do you need to know about a polypectomy?

What is a decompressive craniectomy?

What is DNA?

New gene therapy "gave me my life back," cancer survivor says

Alzheimer's: Word processing duration may predict onset   

Jambalaya at fundraiser may have sickened dozens, killed 1

How nerves fuel prostate cancer growth

Heart transplant survivor runs half-marathon with her team of doctors

All you need to know about hernia repair

More cancer patients now have insurance because of Obamacare

 

Thursday, October 19, 2017

 

'Synthetic gene circuit' may improve effectiveness of cancer immunotherapy

H7N9 Influenza Is Both Lethal and Transmissible in Animal Model for Flu

The 10 best autism blogs

Phones Keeping Students from Concentrating During Lectures

All you need to know about thyroglossal duct cysts

Yoga and Aerobic Exercise Together May Improve Heart Disease Risk Factors

Placenta: A 'superfood' or a dietary fad?

Rheumatoid Arthritis Linked to an Increased Risk of COPD

Are migraines a self-defense mechanism?

Gut Bacteria from Wild Mice Boost Health in Lab Mice

What are the best essential oils for sunburn?

What you need to know about dyskinesia

What are the benefits of cryotherapy?

How intermittent fasting can increase weight loss

Under 2 hours of walking per week may considerably prolong life

What is akathisia and why does it occur?   

Loneliness may be as bad for your health as smoking

Backyard chicken trend causes spike in infections, 1 fatal

DNA Damage Found in Veterans With Gulf War Illness

 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

 

Researchers reveal how to boost brain power

Inflammation Trains the Skin to Heal Faster

Exercise does not prevent blocked arteries, study finds

Nature or Nurture? Innate Social Behaviors in the Mouse Brain

Why does the top of my foot hurt?

Battling Flames Increases Firefighters' Exposure to Carcinogens

Hormone therapy for prostate cancer increases cardiac risk

Global Calcium Consumption Appears Low, Especially in Asia

Could a protein from intestinal worms lead to a cure for asthma?

Cocaine Use During Adolescence Is Even More Harmful Than During Adulthood

All you need to know about epiretinal membrane

New Simple Method Determines Rate at Which We Burn Calories Walking Up, Down, Flat

Calculating how many calories are burned in a day

Arsenic in Domestic Well Water Could Affect 2 Million People in the US

What are polyphenols and which foods contain them?

Online Resource Enables Open Data Sharing for Rare Mendelian Diseases

Colorectal cancer: New, less toxic drug target uncovered

When it comes to rewards, the brain prefers not to wait   

How hospitals guide ultra-personal cancer care

What are the possible health benefits of romaine lettuce? 

Is blood donated by mothers less safe?

Cutting-edge immunotherapy treatment approved for another deadly cancer

Troubling trend of self-harm seen in teen girls

 

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

 

Stress may harm gut health as much as junk food

Signaling Pathway May Be Key to Why Autism Is More Common in Boys

Schizophrenia affects whole-brain connectivity, major study finds

Saving Hearts After Heart Attacks: Overexpression of a Gene Enhances Repair of Dead Muscle

What to eat and avoid on the gastric sleeve diet

High Blood Pressure Linked to Common Heart Valve Disorder

Type 2 diabetes: Blood sugar pill shows promise

Brown, blue, green, and hazel: What is the secret behind eye color?

New insights into marijuana's effect on the developing brain

All you need to know about the low FODMAP diet

What is graviola and how is it used?

What is the best diet for gestational diabetes?

Cancer recurrence may be stopped with immunotherapy

How broccoli protects your gut

What is stimming?

Stress may harm gut health as much as junk food

Schizophrenia affects whole-brain connectivity, major study finds

What to eat and avoid on the gastric sleeve diet

Type 2 diabetes: Blood sugar pill shows promise

Brown, blue, green, and hazel: What is the secret behind eye color?

New insights into marijuana's effect on the developing brain

Cancer: New Compound Targets Energy Generation, Thereby Killing Metastatic Cells

All you need to know about the low FODMAP diet

New Imaging Approach Maps Whole-Brain Changes from Alzheimer's Disease in Mice

What is graviola and how is it used?

HIV Infection, Even With Antiretroviral Therapy, Appears to Damage a Growing Child's Brain

What is the best diet for gestational diabetes?

What Training Exercise Boosts Brain Power Best? New Research Finds out

Cancer recurrence may be stopped with immunotherapy 

Drug ODs killed more Americans last year than Vietnam War

How broccoli protects your gut

Kids in youth football may take more hard head hits than we think: Study

What is stimming?

Woman writes tribute to nurses caring for her 2-year-old with cancer

How to avoid catching a disease from public toilets: A doctor answers the most common question she hears from patients - as California battles a toilet-related hepatitis outbreak

 

Monday, October 16, 2017

 

Leukemia: Cancer cells killed off with diabetes drug

Physically Active White Men at High Risk for Plaque Buildup in Arteries

Dietary supplement may help to prevent seizures

Brain Training Shows Promise for Patients With Bipolar Disorder

How is breast cancer related to the axillary lymph nodes?

Family Members Play Important Role in Managing Chronic Illness

Marijuana DOES change your brain: Study shows daily doses of the drug inflict permanent damage on the reward center, making users dependent

Study Reveals Risk Factors for Substance Use Problems, as Well as Resilience

Could micronutrient supplements combat ADHD?

Nidoviruses Redundantly Express Genes and Encode More Proteins Than Previously Believed, Study Finds

Do you NEED to drink protein shakes after a workout? Health experts explain how much you really need - and when it's ok to just grab a banana

Gestational Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Risk

A-fib strikes men a decade earlier than women

Childhood Poverty, Poor Support May Drive Up Pregnant Woman's Biological Age

The BEST exercises for your body according to a Harvard doctor - and running is not included!

One in Five Witness Someone Collapse Who Requires CPR but the Majority Do Not Act

Urine test for diabetes: What you need to know       

Scientists Demonstrate Path to Linking the Genome to Healthy Tissues, Disease

DEA responds to explosive "60 Minutes" report about opioid crisis

New Antibiotic Resistance Genes Found

What is psychomotor agitation?

New Exercises Help Athletes Manage Dangerous Breathing Disorder

Doctor's research could buy time for snakebite victims

Blood Pressure Medication Does Not Completely Restore Vascular Function

Everything you need to know about ketones

Scientists Identify Biomarker for Progression, Drug Response in Brain Cancer

New mom lost 4 limbs to flesh-eating bacteria

How Cells Induce Inflammation Upon Detection of Cytoplasmic DNA

A healthy gut means healthy aging   

When does your child need to go to the ER?

How do genes and lifestyle choices affect lifespan?   

1 in 9 men in U.S. infected with oral HPV

All you need to know about septal hematoma

What to know about hepatitis A, as California outbreak triggers state of emergency

 

Sunday, October 15, 2017

 

Ketone salts: Do they really improve athletic performance?

How straight millennials feel about 'bromance'

Cribriform breast cancer: What to know

All you need to know about dysesthesia

Why does my tongue hurt?

Why women tend to avoid sex as they age

How do you choose the best lotion for psoriasis?

 

Saturday, October 14, 2017

 

Does skipping breakfast really lead to overeating?

Want to be a good friend? Close your eyes and listen

All you need to know about iliac crest pain

Can psoriasis be passed on genetically?

How is severe psoriasis treated?

How does rabies cause aggression? 

What you need to know about tocotrienols