Personal Health 


Friday, October 27, 2017


Marijuana may increase your sex drive

Advanced Artificial Limbs Mapped in the Brain

Can pessimism be beneficial?

Film Research Study Shows How the Brain Reacts to Difficult Moral Issues

Stevia: Does it have any side effects?

Recurrent Brain Cancer: New Hope With Phase 1 Clinical Trial Results

Are hot drinks or ice pops better for sore throat?

Zika Virus Infects Developing Brain by First Infecting Cells Meant to Defend Against It

Male infertility and you

High-Intensity Interval Training Alters Brain Glucose Metabolism in Insulin Resistant People

PTSD linked to changes in gut bacteria  

New Way to Treat Cholesterol May Be on the Horizon

All you need to know about water fasting

What Pediatricians Tell Parents About Early Peanut Introduction to Prevent Allergy

What is opponent process theory and its relationship to addiction

Almost Half of Food Allergies in Adults Appear in Adulthood

Bladder cancer: Noninvasive urine test steps closer

How does Parkinson's disease influence depression?

'Surprising' number of food allergies begin in adulthood, study says

The numbers behind obesity  

The safest time of day to get heart surgery

How does a mother's brain react to her baby crying?

Fentanyl in more than half of opioid deaths in 10 states      

E-cigarette aerosols caused embryo defects in the laboratory


Thursday, October 26, 2017


Skin may regulate blood pressure, study finds

The 10 best menopause blogs

ACDF surgery: What to expect

Cataract surgery tied to lower risk of death in older women

Alzheimer's: Brain's protective mechanism revealed

What is a hairline fracture?

What causes a white tongue?

All you need to know about why you are angry

Could treating depression worsen symptoms in the long run?

Being underweight may trigger early menopause

Junk Food Almost Twice as Distracting as Healthy Food

What you need to know about autophobia A look at autophobia, a condition characterized by a fear of being alone. Included

Facebook fitness group helps members lose collective 4,000 pounds

Bacteria Have a Sense of Touch


Wednesday, October 25, 2017


Diabetes: New compounds may lower blood sugar but prevent weight gain

Anxiety 'huge risk factor' for cannabis use disorder

Early signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis

Five ways to boost your memory

Precision medicine: From 'one-size-fits-all' to personalized healthcare

Helicobacter Pylori: Dodging the Bullet

'Self-regulating nanoparticles' can be made just hot enough to kill cancer

Women More Likely to Die in the First Year After a Heart Attack

Treatment options for cold sores in the early stages

Role of Gut Microbiome in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: More Than a Gut Feeling

What is syringoma and how is it treated?

Living Close to Green Spaces Is Associated With Better Attention in Children

Symptoms and causes of lung scarring

Could Squirrel Fur Trade Have Contributed to England's Medieval Leprosy Outbreak?

Who should get the new shingles vaccine?

Skin Found to Play a Role in Controlling Blood Pressure

Blood thinners slash dementia risk in A-fib patients

Why Alzheimer's Drugs Work in the Lab but Not in Patients

Woman who says she was misled into hysterectomy speaks out

Some Infant Rice Cereals Contain Elevated Levels of Methylmercury

The brain's 'daydream' network is more active than we thought

A Better Way to Wash Pesticides Off Apples

Flesh-eating bacteria from Harvey debris kills Texas man

Role of Gut Microbiome in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: More Than a Gut Feeling

Five reasons for a false-positive pregnancy test result

Neuroscientists Improve Human Memory by Electrically Stimulating Brain


Tuesday, October 24, 2017


Vitamin D might prevent type 1 diabetes

Novel Histone Modifications Couple Metabolism to Gene Activity

Could Alzheimer's be prevented with a vaccine?

New Approach to Studying Concussion Urged

How do you get rid of a tickle in the throat?

Arsenic Can Cause Cancer Decades After Exposure Ends

Strength in numbers: How biofilms outfox antibiotics

A Quarter of Problematic Pot Users Have Anxiety Disorders, Many Since Childhood

Protein discovery may improve treatments for diabetic eye disease

Genetics May Put a Person at Risk of High Triglycerides, but Adopting a Healthy Diet Can Help

All you need to know about hyperchloremia

Antibiotics from a 'Molecular Pencil Sharpener'

All you need to know about stretch marks on breasts

Genetic Causes of Children's Food Allergies

What are blood blisters?

Heart Failure Therapy Hope as Drug Blocks Deadly Muscle Scarring

High school synthetic cannabis users more likely to take other drugs

Daydreaming Is Good: It Means You're Smart

What is the prostate gland?

'Gentle' Dying -- Or Suicide?

US vaccine panel to discuss waning effectiveness, new shots

How a good night's sleep can protect against fear

Using Sound Waves for Biomedical Breakthroughs

Why parents are refusing a potentially life-saving DNA scan for infants

Statins increase the risk of developing diabetes in at-risk people

Pollutant Emitted by Forest Fire Causes DNA Damage and Lung Cell Death 

Woman's rare condition causes her to sweat blood

Which is better for health: Brown rice or white rice?

Study Investigates Effects of Domestic Violence on Workplaces, by Asking Perpetrators

Evidence suggests tai chi could be used to fight heart attacks


Monday, October 23, 2017


Adult-onset ADHD may not exist, study suggests

People With Autism at Greater Risk of Attempting Suicide

How does excess weight drive breast cancer? Study sheds light

Better Food Choices Near Schools for Healthier Teeth

What are the nutritional benefits of polenta?

Protein Regulates Vitamin A Metabolic Pathways, Prevents Inflammation

Depression raises risk of early death

Antimicrobial Gel Could Improve Root Canal Results

Rheumatoid arthritis may raise COPD risk

Consumers See ‘organic’ and ‘non-GM’ Food Labels as Synonymous

How long does a sunburn take to heal?

Depression Strongly Linked to Higher Long-Term Risk of Early Death for Both Women, Men

Can CBD oil relieve arthritis pain?

Irregular Heartbeat Linked to Higher Thyroid Hormone Levels

Diabetic blisters: What you need to know

Enough Vitamin D When Young Associated With Lower Risk of Diabetes-Related Autoimmunity

Birth season may influence postpartum depression risk

Limited Data on Medical Cannabis Use in Children

Scientists uncover mutations needed for cancer to emerge

Proton Therapy Lowers Treatment Side Effects in Pediatric Head and Neck Cancer Patients

Why do adults get ear infections?

Herbicide's Link to Parkinson's Disease

 Are YOU vitamin D deficient? 6 signs even your doctor might miss 

Better Sleep, Less Fear


Sunday, October 22, 2017


Research reveals how UV rays activate skin cancer

Migraine pain could be eased with ketamine, study finds

All you need to know about neural foraminal stenosis

Benefits of fish oil for arthritis

What are these white spots on my face?

How does arthritis affect the eyes?

Tips to control crying


Saturday, October 21, 2017


How to become a lucid dreamer

Head and neck cancer: Could oral sex raise your risk?

What is causing the pain in my shoulder blade?

Why does diabetes cause headaches?

What are the best essential oils for itchy bug bites?

Ketamine May Help Treat Migraine Pain Unresponsive to Other Therapies

Arthritis in toes: How is it treated?

Acetaminophen May Help Reduce Postoperative Shivering

Can drinking make you a better foreign language speaker?

Woman diagnosed with "broken-heart syndrome" after dog dies

All you need to know about cricopharyngeal spasm

Keep kids safe from germs at the doctor’s office