Personal Health


Friday, December 15, 2017


Breast cancer: These gene variations may shorten young women's survival

Erectile Dysfunction Is Red Flag for Silent Early Cardiovascular Disease

Cancer, infection, and autoimmunity in 2018: Will we win the war?

Drinking Hot Tea Every Day Linked to Lower Glaucoma Risk

Hemophilia cure? Gene therapy trial shows dramatic results

Higher Blood Sugar in Early Pregnancy Raises Baby's Heart-Defect Risk

After Searching 12 Years for Bipolar Disorder's Cause, Research Team Concludes It Has Many

Vitamin Deficiency in Later Life

What are the benefits of a steam room

California issues safety guidelines for cellphones

How to stop dry heaving

Medical advances to watch for in 2018

Could a cup of hot tea each day reduce the risk of glaucoma?

Cautious Texas among last states to OK medical marijuana

Need more sleep than most people? Blame your genes

Just ahead of holidays, flu cases are spreading across US

Chronic appendicitis: What you need to know

Hospitals offer 'gentle' C-sections for women


Thursday, December 14, 2017


Silencing 'junk' gene could halt tumor growth

Eating Together as a Family Helps Children Feel Better, Physically and Mentally

How can you cope with fear of flying?

Frequent Sun Exposure May Cue Gene Fusion Found in Skin Cancer

Ten causes of epigastric pain

Forty Years After First Ebola Outbreak, Survivors Show Signs They Can Stave Off New Infection

How a gene mutation could help to treat chronic pain

Breathing Exercises Help Asthma Patients With Quality of Life

All you need to know about fat-soluble vitamins

High Success Rate Reported for Diabetic Charcot Foot Surgery

How to treat a toothache at home

Toxic Chemicals in Salons, Lack of Education Lead to Adverse Health Effects

3-D printed prostate may improve surgical accuracy

Parkinson's: Could this existing drug halt disease progression?

From brain to lips: What causes stuttering?

Detecting Cancer Much Earlier With Use of Tiny Optical Tweezers

What is Treacher Collins syndrome?

US teen use of marijuana remains high, vaping may be factor


Wednesday, December 13, 2017


Could these psychological traits help us live longer?

The Staying Power of Lyme Bacteria

The top six BMJ Christmas papers

Male Virgins Can Still Acquire HPV, Study Finds

What is leukopenia?

Anti-Stress Compound Reduces Obesity and Diabetes

Cancer: Some immune cells found to give tumors a helping hand

Researchers test ultrasound to detect breast cancer

What you should know about tubular breasts

Lactic Acid Bacteria Can Protect Against Influenza a Virus

Meningitis suspected in 2 kids' deaths at day care

What are the health benefits of carrot juice?

Increased Air Pollution Linked to Bad Teenage Behavior

Whooping cough outbreak grows to dozens of cases

Is Christmas tree syndrome a real thing?

Baby's heart placed back inside her chest in rare surgeries

Cancer breakthrough: Nanoparticles used to detect micro tumors

EU Parliament votes against banning key kebab additive

Does pride raise the risk of falling?

FDA warns against eating raw cookie dough

Ways to stop an A-fib episode

UK surgeon admits signing initials on patients' livers

Healthy Eating Linked to Kids' Happiness


Tuesday, December 12, 2017


Prostate cancer mortality 87 percent higher in American Indians

3-D Printed Microfibers Could Provide Structure for Artificially Grown Body Parts

The healthiest and least healthy states in the U.S.

Common Psychological Traits in Group of Italians Aged 90 to 101

Which foods are best for mental well-being? It depends on your age

How Diabetes in Pregnancy Affects Baby's Heart

High-tech healers give kids a helping hand

What are the benefits of nopal?

'We all hear voices in our heads,' but why? Study investigates

Causes and remedies for low blood pressure during pregnancy

Epigenetic Aging Linked to Bipolar Disorder

What you should know about white hair

Cancer-Protecting Enzyme Is 'Also Promoting Its Growth'

Man flu: Urban myth or scientific reality?

Enhancing Chemotherapy's Efficiency Against Leukemia

Regular high-intensity exercise may stall Parkinson's symptoms

Immune Diseases Inflict Identical Twins Differently

Should I worry about pearly penile papules?

A Whole-Body Approach to Understanding Chemosensory Cells

A Georgia mother battles opioids to win back her kids

Medical Marijuana for Children With Cancer? What Providers Think


Monday, December 11, 2017


Could this software diagnose fetal alcohol spectrum disorders?

Epigenetic Orchestrator of Pancreatic Cancer Cells

Breast cancer treatment: Can Brussels sprouts, soy reduce side effects?

Exposure to Air Pollution Just Before or After Conception Raises Risk of Birth Defects

Cervical ectropion: What you need to know

Kidney Disease Increases Risk of Diabetes, Study Shows

How inhibiting one protein could help to treat pancreatic cancer

E-Cig Use Increases Risk of Beginning Tobacco Cigarette Use in Young Adults

What to know about making yourself sneeze

Soy, Cruciferous Vegetables Associated With Fewer Common Breast Cancer Treatment Side Effects

How to treat hives

Use of Chemotherapy for Early Stage Breast Cancer Declining, Study Says

How can we switch off hunger in the brain? Study sheds light

'Black Box' Recorder Puts Surgeons' Robotic Surgery Skills Under the Microscope

Too much sitting doesn't cause weight gain, says study

For Women With Genetic Risk, Semi-Annual MRI Beats Mammograms

Flu season off to an early and nasty start

Does Prescription Opioid Use by One Household Member Increase Risk of Prescribed Use in Others?

What causes a sweet taste in the mouth?

Typhoid Fever Toxin Has a Sweet Tooth

Sixth-graders create video to help classmate reach $1M goal for medical research


Sunday, December 10, 2017


How a single bout of exercise instantly protects the heart

Multiple sclerosis symptoms improved with fruit and veg

What are the best ways to make yourself burp?

All you need to know about akinesia

Lie bumps (transient lingual papillitis): What to know

Gene Therapy Improves Immunity in Babies With 'Bubble Boy' Disease

How does menopause affect sex drive? Menopause can cause


Saturday, December 9, 2017


What are bone lesions? Types and treatment

Subdural hematoma: What you need to know

All you need to know about dwarfism

Why facial recognition is the future of diagnostics

The mysteries of sniffing unraveled

What are the early signs of a depression relapse? Many people