November 26, 2018

A 'Hypoallergenic' Dog? You May Be Barking Up the Wrong Tree

MONDAY, Nov. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Do so-called hypoallergenic dogs really protect you against asthma? Many dog-lovers believe it, but Swedish researchers found no evidence […]
November 26, 2018

Doctor Not Available for Diabetes Care? Nurse Practitioners Do Just as Well

MONDAY, Nov. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — There are many areas of the United States where doctors are in short supply, but the good news for […]
November 26, 2018

Many Patients With Polyps Delay Follow-up Colonoscopy: Study

MONDAY, Nov. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Many people found to have colon polyps (adenomas) that can lead to cancer don’t have follow-up colonoscopies at recommended […]
November 26, 2018

AHA: Autoimmune Response in Type 1 Diabetes May Lead to Heart Disease

MONDAY, Nov. 26, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Keeping type 1 diabetes under tight control through medication may help prevent people with the disease from developing […]
November 26, 2018

Obesity Boosts Childhood Asthma Risk by 30 Percent

MONDAY, Nov. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The wheezy lung disease asthma is yet one more problem linked to excess weight in childhood, a new study […]
November 23, 2018

What You Can Do to Prevent Diabetes

FRIDAY, Nov. 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Type 2 diabetes has reached alarming numbers in the United States. But you can prevent or delay it through […]
November 22, 2018

A Healthier Diet, a Healthier You

THURSDAY, Nov. 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — With more and more research uncovering the best foods for health, people are learning how important it is to […]
November 21, 2018

Night Shift Plus Unhealthy Habits Equals Higher Diabetes Risk

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Rotating night-shift work together with an unhealthy lifestyle significantly increases the risk of type 2 diabetes, researchers say. “Most […]
November 21, 2018

Skin 'Glow' Test Might Someday Spot Disease Risk Early

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A test that measures wavelengths of light coming off skin cells might detect type 2 diabetes, heart disease and […]
November 21, 2018

E. Coli-Tainted Romaine Lettuce Threatens the Frail, Sick Most

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — U.S. health officials have warned all Americans to stay away from romaine lettuce this holiday season, due to potential […]
November 20, 2018

As Vaping Became Popular Among Young, Smoking Rates Fell

TUESDAY, Nov. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The advent of the e-cigarette appears to have spurred a huge drop in tobacco smoking rates among teenagers and […]
November 20, 2018

Another Dry Eye Harm: Slowed Reading

TUESDAY, Nov. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — People with chronic dry eye may find the condition slows them down when they have to read beyond a […]