Personal Health


Friday, November 30, 2018


2 high blood pressure medications added to recall of heart drug

What is the IIFYM (if it fits your macros) diet?

US urged to send Ebola experts in as Congo outbreak worsens

What types of pain can HIV cause?

Bloomberg announces $50 million to fight opioid epidemic

What causes abdominal pain and diarrhea?

UN: Polio remains global emergency, eradication at risk

Hepatitis C and HIV coinfection

Dems have pocketed millions from pharma industry

Cancer cells' use of sugar holds the key to their destruction

Teen left in tears as her classmates reveal she's cancer free

Depression: Electrical stimulation can 'significantly' improve mood

CDC warns about disease threat from Asian longhorned tick

African-American Mothers Rate Boys Higher for ADHD

Can nanotech slow the progress of osteoarthritis?  

More Than 6,000 Antibiotic Resistance Genes Discovered in the Bacteria That Inhabit the Human Gut

Some kids with polio-like illness may be misdiagnosed

Infections could trigger cardiovascular disease

More Sensitive MRI Diagnostics Thanks to Innovative 'Elastic' Contrast Media

This brain circuit is key to both depression and addiction

Altered Microbiome After Caesarean Section Impacts Baby's Immune System


Thursday, November 29, 2018


Screen time disrupts sleep by resetting internal clocks

Curry Spice Boosts Exercise Performance in Mice With Heart Failure

Regular exercise can keep the body decades younger

Snoring Poses Greater Cardiac Risk to Women

Exercise may prevent heart attacks in otherwise healthy people

Six Antibodies Produced to Combat Zika Virus

Soil Compound Fights Chronic Wasting Disease

Low back pain: Pulsed radiofrequency may be the answer

Babies born in withdrawal new complication in opioid cases

Gun ownership and dementia: A growing concern

Weight Cycling Is Associated With a Higher Risk of Death

  An Opioid Epidemic May Be Looming in Mexico -- And the US May Be Partly Responsible



Wednesday, November 28, 2018


What is the difference between MS and lupus?   

Youngest kids in class may be over-diagnosed with ADHD

What are the symptoms of HIV in women?

Potential Arthritis Treatment Prevents Cartilage Breakdown

HIV and AIDS: Transmission myths and facts

The Potentially Deadly Bacterium That's on Everyone's Skin

What are the symptoms of low sodium levels?

How can you clear up sinus congestion?

Is fructose bad for you?

New strategy defeats cancer cells that evade chemotherapy

High Costs of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Hair loss: Clues found in the palm of your hand 

Only 12 Percent of American Adults Are Metabolically Healthy, Study Finds

What makes your personality 'healthy' or 'unhealthy?'

Extract from Soursop Leaves Can Prevent the Symptoms of Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests

What is HIV seroconversion?

Antibiotic Could Protect Against Neurodegenerative Diseases During Aging

End-of-life symptoms of metastatic breast cancer

Why Older Women Are Less Healthy Than Older Men

ADHD: First genetic risk locations uncovered

Artificial Joint Restores Wrist-Like Movements to Forearm Amputees

What are the best substitutes for heavy cream?

This male birth control comes as a gel and will be tested in a clinical trial

What kind of physical exercise can help you stay young?


 Tuesday, November 27, 2018  


What kind of physical exercise can help you stay young?

Puppies bring joy to dementia patients

New obesity procedure also reduces muscle mass

FDA: Don't use "Rhino" male enhancement products

Study finds 5 types of alcohol use disorder that vary with age

How to use fats and oils for healthy hair, skin

Lung disease may increase dementia risk

Breakthrough cancer drug may have saved this 9-year-old's life

COPD and anxiety: Researchers test promising approach

Insulin pumps have most reported problems in FDA database

Breast cancer: Tumor growth fueled by bone marrow cells

How a Small Molecule Promotes Removal of Excess Cholesterol

After romaine lettuce outbreak, here's what you should know about E. coli

Sugars and Microbiome in Mother's Milk Influence Neonatal Rotavirus Infection

Implants 'made of your own cells' could end back

Beware of Evening Stress

Feeling bloated? Here's what causes bloating and how to prevent it

How Changing Labs Revealed a Chemical Reaction Key to Cataract Formation

What you need to know about breast cancer

Why Screen Time Can Disrupt Sleep

At FDA, a new goal, then a push for speedy device reviews

Researchers Restore Breathing, Partial Forelimb Function in Rats With Spinal Cord Injuries


Monday, November 26, 2018


'DNA origami' tackles multidrug-resistant cancer cells

How many kids have autism? US government measures 3 ways

Implants 'made of your own cells' could end back pain

Overshadowed by opioids, Meth is back and hospitalizations surge

What you need to know about breast cancer

Breast implants reveal problems in tracking device safety

Alzheimer's may soon be treated with HIV drugs   

Big Tobacco not sweating proposed curb on flavored cigarettes

Study in Mice Suggests Drug to Turn Fat 'Brown' Could Help Fight Obesity

Spinal-cord stimulators help some patients, injure others

Intermittent Fasting: No Advantage Over Conventional Weight Loss Diets

Type 2 diabetes: How do fructose-sweetened drinks affect risk?

Weight Likely Cause for One-Fourth of Asthma Cases in Kids With Obesity

American scientist under investigation over ties to alleged genetic editing

Sperm Count 50 Percent Lower in Sons of Fathers Who Smoke

Do cancer treatments accelerate brain aging?

Scientists Unveil Promising New HIV Vaccine Strategy


Sunday, November 25, 2018


 New brain region 'could be what makes humans unique'

Refocus on health after the indulgent Thanksgiving meal


 Saturday, November 24, 2018


How wildfire smoke and poor air quality can affect your health