Personal Health  -  June 25 – July 1



1.      When It Comes to Memory, Practice Seems to Make Perfect

2.      Earlier Exit from Hospital After Hip Operation: New Study Suggests 'Fast Track' Total Hip Replacement Is Both Safe and Effective

3.      Menu labels don't influence students' food choices

4.      Copper Reduces Infection Risk by More Than 40 Per Cent, Experts Say

5.      Military Members Face Raised Risk of Osteoarthritis: Study

6.      Gastric Bacterium Helicobacter Pylori Protects Against Asthma

7.      Arsenic linked to kidney cancer

8.      New Clues to the Cause of Alzheimer’s Disease

9.      Soluble Fiber Appears Key to Trimming 'Bad Fat'

10. Preventing Diabetes Damage: Zinc's Effects On a Kinky, Two-Faced Cohort

11. Evidence "increasingly against" phone cancer risk

12. Foods With Baked Milk May Help Build Tolerance in Children With Dairy Allergies, Study Suggests

13. Get Screened for Colorectal Cancer: Who, Me?

14. Skin lesion risk seen at moderate arsenic levels

15. Targeted Contrast Agent Reveals Colon Cancer

16. Who Should Get a CT Scan to Screen for Lung Cancer?

17. Herbal Medicine Treatment Reduces Inflammation in Allergen-Induced Asthma, Study Suggests

18. Cured meats not linked to pancreatic cancer

19. Red Wine: Exercise in a Bottle?

20. Fetal Exposure to Common Epilepsy Drugs May Harm Kids' IQ: FDA

21. Enzyme Is Important Regulator of Aggressive Breast Cancer Development

22. Life after prostate surgery worse than men expect

23. Possible Way to Make Bladder Cancer Cells More Susceptible to Chemotherapy

24. Breast Cancer Plus Other Health Issues Linked to Worse Outcomes

25. Heart Transplant Patients at Risk for Serious Skin Cancers, Study Finds

26. Nearsightedness linked to serious eye disease

27. Natural Gases as a Therapy for Heart Disease?

28. Pollutants linked to diabetes in new study

29. Chemical Produced in Pancreas Prevented and Reversed Diabetes in Mice

30. Researchers analyze gene changes in ovarian cancer

31. Low-Income Families Often Miss Out on Proper Nutrition

32. Mystery Ingredient in Coffee Boosts Protection Against Alzheimer's Disease, Study Finds

33. Obesity a Major Cause of Early Death in Women: Study

34. Aspirin might interfere with new heart drug

35. Certain Cancer Drugs Don't Interfere With Flu Vaccine: Study

36. Calcium Plus Vitamin D May Reduce Melanoma Risks in Some Women, Study Finds

37. Kids who survive cancer more often get new tumors

38. Does Grilling Kill E. Coli O157:H7?

39. Soluble Fiber Strikes a Blow to Belly Fat

40. Diabetic Girls May Have Heart Risk Factors

41. Alzheimer's Prevention in Your Pantry

42. BPA makes male mice act like females: study

43. How Cavity-Causing Microbes Invade Heart

44. Calories, Not Protein or Carbs, Are Key to Weight Loss: Study

45. After Diabetes Diagnosis, Concentrate on Dietary Changes, Study Says