Personal Health


Friday, November 11, 2016


Probiotics may boost learning, memory for Alzheimer's patients

Which Milk Is Most Nutritious: Soy, Cashew, Almond or Coconut?

Protozoan Parasite Increases Risk of Colitis, Study Reveals

Ways to Induce Labor: Medical and Natural Options

Skipping Breakfast and Not Enough Sleep Can Make Children Overweight

Vomiting Blood: Causes and What to Do

How should you introduce peanuts to your child?

Fun, Comfort With Exercise Helps Young People With Conditions Like Autism and ADHD Remain Active

Improved TB treatment steps closer as target for new antibiotics identified

Childhood flu, birth year predicts immunity in adulthood

Skin Bacteria Could Protect Against Disease

Unwanted bedfellow back in Florida after 60 years

Immune Cells May Facilitate Tumor Growth by Forming Primitive Vascular Channels

Obamacare signups skyrocket after Donald Trump's election

Odds of Having Asthma 53 Percent Higher in Food Deserts

Constipation may be a risk factor for kidney disease

New Findings Show Promise for Treatment of Graves' Disease and Other Ocular Disorders


Thursday, November 10, 2012


Vitamin D may increase survival for breast cancer patients

Scientists Create Heart Cells Better, Faster, Stronger

Licorice may lower sex hormone production, reduce fertility

Your Birth Year Predicts Your Odds If Flu Pandemic Were to Strike

Surprising culprit a possible trigger in preterm births

Major Artery More Rigid in African-Americans, Which May Explain High Rates of Hypertension, Heart Disease

Prostate cancer: Protein that controls cell energy production a disease driver

Hazardous Chemicals Discovered in Flavored E-Cigarette Vapor

High-dose statins boost survival in certain people

iPad Game Effective in Treating Lazy Eye in Children

Does Cancer Cause Night Sweats?

Paralyzed monkeys walk again with wireless stimulation

Alcohol damage to fetus measured by new blood test

Squirrel Nutkin Could Have Had Leprosy, Study Finds

Prostate Exam: How is it Done and Who Should Have One?

Catching a Tumor in a Spider's Web


Wednesday, November 9, 2016


New Therapeutic Vaccine Approach Holds Promise for HIV Remission

Gene therapy for sickle cell disease steps closer

Power Outage in the Brain May Be Source of Alzheimer's

Breathe. Exhale. Repeat: The Benefits of Controlled Breathing

Mammalian Bone Gene May Be Repurposed to Fuel Cognition in Humans

What Effect Does Caffeine Have on Depression?

Do you need more vitamin D? Maybe not, doctors say

Thyroid medicine found to reduce preterm birth, stillbirth

Eye Injuries in Youth Sports Are Surprisingly Common

Making skin 'leaky' to improve drug delivery

Who has better memory, men or women?

Lumps Behind My Ear: What Could They Be?

Five weird and wonderful surgical procedures


Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Regular Intake of Sugary Beverages, but Not Diet Soda, Is Associated With Prediabetes

Cancer: Age of diagnosis may influence heart disease death risk

Teens who vape more likely to become heavy smokers

Behavior of Alzheimer-Linked Protein Revealed

Autism gene mutation that slows brain activity uncovered

Mobile Health Interventions: No Silver Bullet for Diabetes Patients, Says Study

Stroke vs. Heart Attack: Treatment and Recovery

Cannabis Abuse Possible Cause of Psychosis

How does a high-protein diet aid weight loss? Study sheds light

Collapse of Mitochondria-Associated Membrane in ALS

New research seeks to stop poison ivy's itch

Personalized Therapy Reduces Cancer Risk for Diabetes Patients

Can Karo Syrup Be Used for Treating Constipation?

New Pathway Towards Treatments for Inflammatory Diseases

Coping with Election Day anxiety

Using a Patient's Own Words, Machine Learning Automatically Identifies Suicidal Behavior

Vitamin D deficiency may raise bladder cancer risk

Step Toward Gene Therapy for Sickle Cell Disease


Monday, November 7, 2016


Food additive alters gut bacteria to cause colorectal cancer

End of Daylight Saving Time Can Kick Off Seasonal Affective Disorder

Antibody found to protect fetus against Zika

U.S. Enforcing Insurance Law to Help Fight Opioid Abuse

Muscle-wasting in cancer patients could be diagnosed earlier with new tool

Kids with cancer living longer, but there's a tradeoff

Scientists Develop Game-Changing Blood Test for Concussions

Largest preventable cause of disease still kills millions

Could an Iron-Grabbing Molecule Help Prevent UTIs? New Vaccine Shows Promise in Mice

Love or hate exercise? It may be in your genes

Twenty Percent of Children With Celiac Disease Do Not Heal on a Gluten-Free Diet

Does anesthesia in childhood impact IQ?

Salamander Research May Lead to New Strategies to Treat Infertility

Alcoholic Hepatitis: Symptoms, Treatment, and Outlook

Physical and Cognitive Fitness May Affect ALS Risk

Additive in processed foods linked to cancer in mice

Three Key Practices in Hospital HR Departments Linked to Exemplary Patient Care

Low vitamin B12 in pregnancy may raise offspring's diabetes risk

Adult Weight Gain Could Increase Cancer Risk

Largest preventable cause of disease still kills millions

Low Vitamin D Levels Linked to Increased Risk of Bladder Cancer

Low oxytocin may lead to low empathy, study finds

Proteins as an Early Warning System for Type 1 Diabetes?

Pretreating Red Blood Cells With Nitric Oxide May Reduce Side Effect Linked to Transfusions

One in Six Women Diagnosed With Breast Cancer Has a Symptom Other Than a Lump


Sunday, November 6, 2016


Why arenít doctors prescribing the cheaper EpiPen alternative?

Harm from a week's overeating may be canceled by exercise


Saturday, November 5, 2016

Aerobic exercise boosts testosterone for overweight men

What is a Multiple Gestation Pregnancy?