July 30, 2018

Obesity Warps the Shape, Function of Young Hearts

MONDAY, July 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Doctors have long known that obesity raises the risk for heart disease later in life, but new research reveals […]
July 30, 2018

New Drug Reverses Hair Loss in Mice

MONDAY, July 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — An experimental drug reversed hair loss, hair whitening and skin inflammation in mice that were first fed a diet […]
July 27, 2018

Summers Less Smoggy Now, But Winter Air Hasn't Improved

FRIDAY, July 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Air quality improvements in the United States have been significant but largely limited to summer. Now, researchers say they […]
July 27, 2018

Vaping Medical Pot May Not Ease COPD Symptoms: Study

FRIDAY, July 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A feeling of breathlessness is the hallmark of the respiratory ailment known as COPD. Now, Canadian researchers say vaping […]
July 26, 2018

Scuba Diving May Be Risky for Older Hearts

THURSDAY, July 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Scuba diving might sound like a great adventure, but a new report warns that if you are older and […]
July 26, 2018

AHA: Personal Trainer Is Half the Woman She Used to Be

THURSDAY, July 26, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Annabelle Jimenez’s knees ached constantly. Her back, too. She knew why. Having long struggled to control the quality […]
July 26, 2018

Too Few Americans Getting Screened for Cancer: CDC

THURSDAY, July 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Routine checks for breast, prostate, cervical and colon cancer save lives, but screening rates for all but colon cancer […]
July 26, 2018

Science-Based Diet Tips That Really Work

THURSDAY, July 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — There’s no shortage of good diet advice, but the following tips have scientific research to support them. For starters, […]
July 25, 2018

Why Are Doctors Removing Too Many Thyroids?

WEDNESDAY, July 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — More Americans than ever are being diagnosed with thyroid cancer, and most are having the entire gland removed in […]
July 25, 2018

Get Dizzy Upon Standing? It Could Be Sign of Dementia Risk

WEDNESDAY, July 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Are you a middle-aged person who tends to feel a little woozy when you stand up? If so, new […]
July 25, 2018

Opioids Before Joint Replacement Tied to Worse Recovery

WEDNESDAY, July 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Prolonged use of opioid painkillers before total knee or hip replacement may greatly increase a patient’s risk of repeat […]
July 25, 2018

You Have 11 Seconds to Tell Your Doc What's Wrong

WEDNESDAY, July 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Eleven seconds. That’s how long you typically have to tell your doctor what’s wrong with you before he or […]