Personal Health


 Friday, January 4, 2019


Computers Can Be a Real Pain in the Neck

Mother says son died "because he could not afford his insulin"

 Gut Microbiome Protects Against Acute Arsenic Toxicity

Tainted drugs: When medicine makes patients sicker

Recurrent Miscarriage Linked to Faulty Sperm

Effect of temperature on lifespan depends on genes

Essential Amino Acid in Humans, Methionine, Controls Cell Growth

5 jobs and health insurance: One couple's struggle to pay off $12K in medical bills

6 incredible cases of autosurgery

Blood pressure medication recall: What you need to know

What happens when you remove fluoride from tap water?.

1 in 10 American adults have food allergies, but nearly twice as many think they do

Would you deactivate Facebook for $1,000?

What Does 'Dead' Mean?

New hearts forge new friendship for transplant recipients

Engineers Create an Inhalable Form of Messenger RNA


Thursday, January 3, 2019


Primrose Compound Could Fight Melanoma 

"Sicker, Fatter, Poorer": The cost of hormone-disrupting chemicals

13 early signs of Parkinson's disease

Do sugar-free sweeteners really help you lose weight?

What to know about femoral neuropathy

Gut Immune Cells Cut Inflammation in Multiple Sclerosis

10 health benefits of dandelion

Egg Metabolites in Blood Related to Lower Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Antibiotic resistance: Old Irish 'soil cure' tackles major superbugs

Biological Markers That Could Guide Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Spirulina: Could eating these bacteria reduce blood pressure?

Abdominal pain and painful urination

How pulmonary function tests work

How 2 women each lost half their body weight

Immune system vs. gut bacteria: How vitamin A 'keeps the peace'

How smelling fish while it's cooking can cause an allergic reaction

Giving up alcohol for just 1 month has lasting benefits

Detecting depression: Phone apps could monitor teen angst


Wednesday, January 2, 2019


What to know about a stiff neck

Poverty, Lack of Health Insurance Among Female Health Care Workers

Nordic diet makes its way on best diets for 2019 list: How to eat like a Viking

Metabolic Syndrome Patients Need More Vitamin C to Break Cycle of Antioxidant Depletion

Does Hydroxycut work for weight loss?

More kids and teens are dying from opioids in the last 20 years, study says

What are the most filling foods?

How 4 relatives lost more than a combined 400 pounds

What are the health benefits of aloe vera juice?

The Mediterranean diet can cut your risk of developing heart disease, study says

Does a missed period and gassy stomach mean I am pregnant?

Practical tips for soothing a fussy baby

What to know about kyphosis

North Carolina nurses' home visits with new parents are paying off

Smoking weed while pregnant: Is it safe?

China's War on Particulate Air Pollution Is Causing More Severe Ozone Pollution

Another blood pressure drug recalled

Diabetes: Drug duo helps body replenish its insulin-producing cells

Big Pharma raises prices of more than 1,000 drugs

Innovative brain implant could improve Parkinson's treatment

Telemedicine May Increase Patient Satisfaction With Medical Care

How does yo-yo dieting affect our heart health?

Risk of Developing Depression and Anxiety Is Higher in Those With Cerebral Palsy


Tuesday, January 1, 2019


Chronic fatigue syndrome: New evidence of immune role

Tumors Backfire on Chemotherapy

Wireless 'Pacemaker for the Brain' Could Offer New Treatment for Neurological Disorders

Engineers Create Delicate Sensor to Monitor Heart Cells With Minimal Disruption

Low carb? Low fat? What the latest dieting studies tell us

Thinking of quitting smoking? Today's the day

 A New 'Atlas' of Genetic Influences on Osteoporosis


Monday, December 31, 2018


Increased Risk of Harm from Cannabis Across Europe

Diabetes and erectile dysfunction may be genetically linked

Fast and simple keto recipes that are low-carb and delicious

The Immune System's Fountain of Youth

Can exercise lower blood pressure as effectively as drugs?


Sunday, December 30, 2018


 Mindfulness 'has huge potential' as a weight loss strategy

Does magnesium hold the key to vitamin D benefits?


Saturday, December 29, 2018


How coffee might protect against Parkinson's

Nebraska center monitors person for possible Ebola exposure

Bipolar: Physical activity may boost mood and energy

Moderate Drinking Not Harmful for Older Patients With Heart Failure, Study Suggests