October 1, 2018

'Yo-Yo' Cardio Readings May Signal Heart Risks

MONDAY, Oct. 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If your weight, blood pressure, cholesterol or blood sugar levels fluctuate, you may have a higher risk of heart […]
September 28, 2018

AHA: Is Coffee Good for You?

FRIDAY, Sept. 28, 2018 (American Heart Association) — At just a couple of calories a cup, good old black coffee packs quite a punch. It wakes […]
September 28, 2018

'Hangry' May Be More Than Just a State of Mind

FRIDAY, Sept. 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — When you’re hungry, everything’s annoying and tempers can get short. Now, animal research might help explain why. Researchers working […]
September 28, 2018

Diet Tips That Go Beyond Calorie Cutting

FRIDAY, Sept. 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Calories in must be less than calories out — that’s the basic rule of dieting. But there’s more to […]
September 27, 2018

AHA: Spotting a Severe Circulation Problem Early Can Prevent Amputations

THURSDAY, Sept. 27, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Having a limb amputated can be traumatic, yet experts say not enough is being done to prevent a […]
September 26, 2018

New Therapy May Control HIV Without Daily Pills

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A combination of two HIV-fighting antibodies can suppress the virus in some patients, even after they stop standard drugs, […]
September 26, 2018

AHA: 8-Year-Old Beats the Odds Against Heart and Brain Birth Defects

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 26, 2018 (American Heart Association) — The day after Maggie Maine was born, doctors told her parents there was a 70 percent chance she’d […]
September 26, 2018

Are Household Chemicals Harming Your Cat's Thyroid?

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Maybe your cat is scratching up that sofa for a good reason: New research suggests that chemicals found in […]
September 25, 2018

AHA: Missouri Woman Puts Health First After AFib Diagnosis

TUESDAY, Sept. 25, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Alice Hinrichs woke up feeling miserable. She was exhausted, nauseated and her left arm hurt. She thought she […]
September 25, 2018

Overweight in Pregnancy? Here's How to Keep Excess Pounds at Bay

TUESDAY, Sept. 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Heather Kinion never spent much time thinking about her weight. But when she got pregnant, that changed. “My sister […]
September 25, 2018

Antibiotics May Cure Appendicitis — No Operation Needed

TUESDAY, Sept. 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you’re suffering from acute appendicitis, you might be successfully treated with antibiotics and never need an operation to […]
September 25, 2018

Experimental Vaccine Shows Promise in Preventing TB

TUESDAY, Sept. 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Tuberculosis remains the most lethal of infectious diseases worldwide, killing more than 1.6 million people a year. But researchers […]