Personal Health


Friday, November 25, 2016


Stroke vs. Aneurysm: Treatment Options

Elder abuse often missed in the ER 

Gut microbes switch host genes on and off under influence of diet

For firefighters, emotional stress often the deadliest enemy

Can You Treat Psoriasis with Turmeric? 

For many, LASIK eye surgery creates new problems 

How does alcohol affect stroke risk? Study investigates

Sweat it out! Skin patch aims to test sweat for health

New Method for Predicting Congenital Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection During the Prenatal Period

The festive fib: Does lying to children about Santa do more harm than good?

Stem Cell Harvesting: Dealing With Side Effects

Can alcohol reduce calorie intake?

Scientists Step Closer to Halting Spread of Lung Cancer

Diet soda sweetener may cause weight gain

Mouth Cancer Rates Soar Over 20 Years


Thursday, November 24, 2016


Surgery may raise risk of Guillain-Barré syndrome

Depression in Young People Affects the Stomach, Anxiety the Skin

What PTSD interventions are best for military personnel? Study investigates

Diagnostic Tool Designed for Familial Mediterranean Fever

Can Apple Cider Vinegar Help Treat Psoriasis?

Human Cells With a 'Built-in Circuit' Help Prevent Tumor Growth

Heart disease: Consuming too much saturated fat may raise risk

Researchers Define, for the First Time, How the Cancer Cell of Origin Controls Invasive, Metastatic Properties of Tumor Cells

Why you might fall into a 'food coma' this Thanksgiving

Researchers Discover Most Winter Boots Are Too Slippery to Walk Safely on Icy Surfaces


Wednesday, November 23, 2016


Moderate Drinking Tied to Lower Stroke Risk   

Vegetable compounds found to improve cognition in old age

These medicines often send Americans to the ER 

Inverse Psoriasis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

In a California Valley, Healthy Food Everywhere but on the Table

Dads who embrace fatherhood likely to have well-adjusted pre-teens

Psoriasis vs. Rosacea: Differences in Symptoms and Treatment

Diet Quality Low but Steadily Improving Among US Kids

Failed study, dimmed hopes in hunt for Alzheimer's treatment

Low-Dose Chemotherapy Regimens Could Prevent Tumor Recurrence in Types of Breast Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer

Macular degeneration: Study sheds light on Alzheimer's proteins in retina

Major Finding Identifies Nitrogen as Key Driver for Gut Health

Breathing-based yoga may help treat major depression

Soft, Microfluidic 'Lab on the Skin' Developed for Sweat Analysis

Chronic sleep disruption linked to liver cancer

Benzodiazepine, Related Drug Use Increases Hip Fractures in Persons With Alzheimer's Disease

World of Viruses Uncovered


Tuesday, November 22, 2016


New Clues in Fight Against Leukemia, Other B Cell Cancers

Heart failure: Faulty gene carried by 1 percent of people

Teenagers Drink a Bathtub of Sugary Drinks a Year 

That aloe vera gel might not actually include any aloe 

Scientists recondition brain to fight fear

Is there a bone bonus from some blood pressure drugs?

Lying flat on back in late pregnancy may raise stillbirth risk 

Zika birth defect may surface months after birth

Psoriasis and Hair Loss: What's the Connection?

Muscular dystrophy: Cancer drug may boost muscle strength for some patients

Occupational therapy fails to aid functioning in Alzheimer's patients

Young Blood Does Not Reverse Aging in Old Mice

More Insight Into Zika Effects

Five Fast Facts About Norovirus


Monday, November 21, 2016


Gut Bacteria Affect Our Metabolism

How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: 6 Useful Steps

Alzheimer's Disease Proteins Could Be at Fault for Leading Cause of Vision Loss Among Older People

Dementia rate declines but aging America may halt the trend

Early Childhood Household Smoke Exposure Predicts Later Delinquency and Dropout Risk at Age 12

Pregnancy later in life may improve cognition in old age

What Impact Do Medication Errors Have on Nursing Home Residents?

Lifestyle, stress linked to risk for this heart trouble

Understanding the Mechanics of Breastfeeding

Marijuana and mental illness: Low dopamine levels may play a role

Scientists Tissue Engineer Human Intestines and Functioning Nerves

Viagra may benefit heart health for men with type 2 diabetes

Sexism May Be Harmful to Men's Mental Health

Zika: Researchers create powerful tool for vaccine, antiviral development

New Test for Cocaine in Urine, Oral Fluid Could Lead to Rapid, Low Cost Roadside Testing

Vitamin D Supplements May Benefit Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Most Women Unaware of Breast Density's Effect on Cancer Risk, Study Finds

Sooner on Your Feet After Hip Fracture

Protein That Protects During Stress Sheds Light on How Diabetes Drug Prevents Tumors

Antihypertensive Medications and Fracture Risk: Is There an Association?

Why Is There More Cancer in Males? Genetics

Common Probiotics Can Reduce Stress Levels, Lessen Anxiety

Only Half of a Chromosome Is DNA, 3-D Imaging Reveals


Sunday, November 20, 2016


Stages of Dementia: How Does the Disease Change Over Time?

Why men might find multitasking more challenging

Pessimists more likely to die from heart disease 

Secret ingredient: Turmeric

Can I Eat Rice If I Have Diabetes?

Organ donations on the rise from overdose deaths


Saturday, November 19, 2016


What Drinks are Good and Bad for People with Diabetes?

Simple Saliva Test May Help Clinicians Diagnose Kidney Disease

Prostate Massage Therapy: What are the Benefits?

Closer to Developing a Bioartificial Kidney

Many mothers feel guilt, stigma about infant feeding choices