August 13, 2018

Lack of Exercise Can Boost Cancer Risk

MONDAY, Aug. 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Few Americans know that inactivity can increase the risk of colon, breast and other types of cancer, a new […]
August 13, 2018

Can Eating Crickets Boost Your Health?

MONDAY, Aug. 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Jiminy Cricket! New research suggests that saving room on your plate for some crunchy, chirpy protein might be good […]
August 13, 2018

Lung Cancer Screening's Downside Not Discussed Enough

MONDAY, Aug. 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The potential risks of lung cancer screening are often left out when doctors and patients discuss the issue, a […]
August 13, 2018

A Weak Grip May Signal Future Health Trouble — Even in Kids

MONDAY, Aug. 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Weak grip strength in children may point to a higher risk of such health problems as diabetes and heart […]
August 11, 2018

Make Your Next Camping or Hiking Trip Trouble-free

SATURDAY, Aug. 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Planning ahead is the key to staying healthy and safe when you go hiking or camping, experts say. “‘Be […]
August 10, 2018

Global Aid Programs Shortchange Teen Health Needs: Study

FRIDAY, Aug. 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Teen health in developing countries is vastly underfunded, researchers report. While teens represent 26 percent of people in developing […]
August 10, 2018

Early Onset Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Heart Disease, Shorter Life

FRIDAY, Aug. 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — People with type 1 diabetes have a much greater risk of serious heart problems and early death, especially if […]
August 10, 2018

Here's What Makes Seniors Feel and Act Younger

FRIDAY, Aug. 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A pair of new studies points towards two potential paths to the fountain of youth. When older adults feel […]
August 10, 2018

Women With Asthma More Likely to Develop COPD

FRIDAY, Aug. 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — More than 4 in 10 women with asthma developed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and heavy smoking and obesity […]
August 10, 2018

Working Out After Baby

FRIDAY, Aug. 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Losing weight about 6 months after giving birth lowers a woman’s risk of being overweight in the future. The […]
August 9, 2018

AHA: Obesity May Increase Risk for Peripheral Artery Disease

THURSDAY, Aug. 9, 2018 (American Heart Association) — People with obesity are known to be at increased risk for coronary heart disease, the most common type […]
August 8, 2018

Severe Diarrhea Can Send IBS Patients Over the Edge

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The agony of severe diarrhea can make some people with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) wish they were dead. So […]