Personal Health


Friday, September 7, 2018


What carbs should you avoid?

Scientists Developing New Blood Test to Screen for Secondary Heart Attack 

More aging baby boomers turning to pot

Osteoarthritis Research Effort Works to Understand Cartilage Development

Risks and effects of adenoid removal

A New Generation of Pain Medications 

Probiotics may actual do your gut some harm

Emotional Scars Increase the Risk of Sports Injury

Nicotine withdrawal symptoms and how to cope

New Blood Pressure App

Silent migraine: What to know

Dangerous Blood Pressure Spikes Among Blacks Happen Five Times More Often Than Average 

TV anchor shares personal story of loss to fight stigma of opioid addiction

Treating urinary tract infections with Cipro

NCAA accused of failing to protect football players from head injuries

Why does olive oil keep heart attack and stroke at bay?

Is regular screening for prostate cancer really necessary?

What is the best home treatment for molluscum contagiosum?

Insulin’s high cost leads to deadly rationing

Crohn's patients test experimental stem cell treatment

Are dementia symptoms worse in winter?   

OxyContin maker gets patent to treat opioid addiction

Bravery Cells Found in the Hippocampus


Thursday, September 6, 2018


What to eat if you have PCOS

How many is too many eggs?

Probiotics: Does the evidence match the hype?

Why does hormone therapy worsen some prostate cancers?   

"Snake oil": Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop settles over vaginal egg claims

Eating whole grains can prevent type 2 diabetes

Middle age "a ticking time bomb" for heart trouble, CDC warns

What can cause a bump on the lip?

How uncontrolled inflammation leads to brain cell loss

There's really not much proof probiotics work: Study

Walking may prevent heart failure in senior women   

Detroit superintendent fears water may be tainted in schools nationwide


Wednesday, September 5, 2018 


How to tell if stress is affecting your sleep

Losing Just Six Hours of Sleep Could Increase Diabetes Risk, Study Finds

What to know about leukemia survival rates

Whole Grains One of the Most Important Food Groups for Preventing Type 2 Diabetes

Does teething cause a baby to vomit?

Heart Disease Common Among Firefighters Who Die of Cardiac Arrest

Assisted living kicks out the frail 'cause 'we can't take care of you any longer'

Alzheimer's-Associated Tau Protein Disrupts Molecular Transport Within Neurons

What can I eat on a no-carb diet?

Gestational Diabetes May Predispose to Postpartum Depression Symptoms

Alzheimer's: How does tau disrupt brain cells?

Expert panel recommends against routine blood screening for prostate cancer: Report

Anxiety in the West: Is it on the rise?

Airport security trays carry more germs than toilets, study finds

Which airport surfaces carry the most viruses?

Deadly infections in kids: What you should know about sepsis

What are some skin-friendly foods?

30 more illnesses from Salmonella linked to recalled Honey Smacks cereal: CDC

Dementia: 10-year risk estimates may inform prevention

College students' marijuana use at 30-year high

Common painkiller poses risk to heart health


Tuesday, September 4, 2018


What are the best positions for breastfeeding?

Fish Oil Supplement in Pregnancy Is Linked to Increase in Lean and Bone Mass by Age 6 Years

What are some low-carb bread alternatives?

Swelling in rheumatoid arthritis and where it occurs

Common Painkiller Linked to Increased Risk of Major Heart Problems

What are the health risks of hookah smoking?

Exercise Is Unrelated to Risk of Early Menopause

How long do hemorrhoids last?

Antioxidant Reduces Risk for Second Heart Attack, Stroke

Autoimmune arthritis: Types, symptoms, and treatment

Dementia Symptoms Peak in Winter and Spring, Study Finds

Urologic conditions lead to depression, sleep issues in men

Hormone Link Between Diabetes and Hypertension Identified

Parkinson's: Modified protein works like a drug

Key Differences Between the Exercise-Trained Heart and Failing Heart

Weight loss: Plant-based drug 'switches off' hunger

Breaking Osteoporosis: New Mechanism Activates Bone-Building Cells

What causes pinkish-brown discharge?

Mouse Models May Not Accurately Mimic Severity of Gonorrhea Infection

HPV and breastfeeding: What to know

How Weight Loss Is Linked to Future Health for Older Adults

Antibiotic resistance: 8,000 new drug combinations are effective

New guidelines on kids, concussions, and what to do

How gut bacteria may help you diet and stay healthy

Why California is considering later school start times


Monday, September 3, 2018


Why do my arms go numb at night?

What are the complications of COPD?

What to do about clogged milk ducts

What to eat before a workout to lose weight and build muscle

What causes an absence of menstruation? 

How Sickled Red Blood Cells Stick to Blood Vessels

Your mental health app's diagnosis could be way off

Experiencing Homelessness for Longer Than Six Months Can Cause Significant Damage to a Child

What vitamins and minerals does a woman need?

8,000 New Antibiotic Combinations Are Surprisingly Effective

Ovarian cancer: Scientists find a way to launch dual attack  

Genetic tests for cancer leave potential patients with tough decisions

One in five human genes are not 'real'   

Companies open doors to talent with autism

Existing liver drug can help treat Alzheimer's

Is it time to dismiss the myths and fears about psoriasis?

61-year-old CEO shares his tips for staying fit at any age

Exotic fruit may help fight obesity


Sunday, September 2, 2018


Deadly venoms may drive medical advances

Study shows health, reaction-time declines in firefighters

What role does insulin play in immunity?   

Companies open doors to talent with autism


Saturday, September 1, 2018


Cardiovascular disease: Study finds best drugs for prevention  

Companies open doors to talent with autism

How the brain creates the subjective experience of time