June 28, 2018

Just 1 in 4 Americans Gets Enough Exercise

THURSDAY, June 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Three-quarters of Americans are falling far short when it comes to exercise, and the South and Midwest bear the […]
June 28, 2018

AHA: An Uncommon Form of Heart Attack Needs a Second Look

THURSDAY, June 28, 2018 (American Heart Association) — One in 10 heart attacks in younger patients aren’t caused by blocked coronary arteries, but a new study […]
June 27, 2018

Testing for Penicillin Allergy May Cut 'Superbug' Infection Risk

WEDNESDAY, June 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — People believed to have a penicillin allergy are often prescribed much stronger antibiotics that can raise their risk for […]
June 27, 2018

AHA: 37-Year-Old Survives Heart Attack on the Way to Her Wedding

WEDNESDAY, June 27, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Four hours into a nearly six-hour flight from Seattle to Mexico, Sara Metz felt overly anxious — far […]
June 27, 2018

AHA: 37-Year-Old Survives Heart Attack on the Way to Her Wedding

WEDNESDAY, June 27, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Four hours into a nearly six-hour flight from Seattle to Mexico, Sara Metz felt overly anxious — far […]
June 27, 2018

Tab for Young Binge Drinkers May Be Heart Trouble Later

WEDNESDAY, June 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — People who party hard in their 20s could wind up paying for it later with a higher risk of […]
June 26, 2018

AHA: Aging LGBT Seniors a 'Major Public Health Issue'

TUESDAY, June 26, 2018 (American Heart Association) — LGBT people of all ages have experienced health inequalities, but researchers have begun to delve into the consequences […]
June 26, 2018

Flight Attendants Show Higher Cancer Risks

TUESDAY, June 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Flight attendants may face higher-than-average risks of breast and skin cancers, a new study finds — though the reasons […]
June 26, 2018

'Heat Zapping' Kidney Tumors May Help Some Patients Avoid Surgery

TUESDAY, June 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — When kidney cancer strikes, surgical removal of the organ is often the standard course of action. But new research […]
June 26, 2018

Artificial Pancreas Helps Hospitalized Type 2 Diabetics

TUESDAY, June 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Using an artificial pancreas can help hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes maintain good blood sugar control, a new […]
June 26, 2018

Aggressive Treatment Doesn't Slow Type 2 Diabetes in Children: Study

TUESDAY, June 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Early and aggressive drug treatment does not slow progression of type 2 diabetes in obese children, researchers say. The […]
June 25, 2018

Will the Future Be Needle-Free for Diabetics?

MONDAY, June 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — For many diabetics, one of the most dreaded aspects of managing their condition is the need to inject insulin […]