July 9, 2018

Germs Grow on Medical Implants, But Can They Make You Sick?

MONDAY, July 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Bacteria and fungi grow on medical implants, such as hip and knee replacements, pacemakers and screws used to fix […]
July 6, 2018

Low-Impact Yoga, Pilates Brings Big Health Benefits at All Ages

FRIDAY, July 6, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Yoga and Pilates are suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels, medical experts say. These low-impact workouts […]
July 6, 2018

AHA: Soccer is Healthy for More Than World Cup Pros

FRIDAY, July 6, 2018 (American Heart Association) — As both a soccer mom and fanatic, Dr. Mercedes Carnethon knows why soccer is the world’s favorite sport. […]
July 5, 2018

As Temperatures Soar, Study Warns of Fatal Heat Stroke at Work

THURSDAY, July 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Much of the United States has been sweltering in triple-digit heat this week, but new research finds outdoor workers […]
July 5, 2018

Cost Keeps Many Americans From Getting Hearing Aids

THURSDAY, July 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A hearing aid can set you back as much as $7,000, and that’s the main reason more Americans don’t […]
July 4, 2018

To Fight Childhood Obesity, Moms to the Rescue

WEDNESDAY, July 4, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Moms can play a big role in combating America’s childhood obesity epidemic, researchers contend. The key: kids are less […]
July 4, 2018

Don't Get Burned by Fireworks on the 4th

WEDNESDAY, July 4, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Backyard fireworks and sparklers are a Fourth of July staple. They can be fun, but also dangerous, health experts […]
July 4, 2018

How to Start Exercising When You're Out of Shape

WEDNESDAY, July 4, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Though you may face challenges if you’re carrying excess weight or haven’t been active in a long time, you […]
July 3, 2018

Surgeons Make the Call on Gene Tests for Breast Cancer Patients

TUESDAY, July 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — When it comes to genetic testing for breast cancer patients, their surgeons wield great influence on that decision, new […]
July 2, 2018

Working Overtime Could Raise Women's Diabetes Risk

MONDAY, July 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Working lots of overtime may get you appreciation from the boss, but it might be bad for your health. […]
July 2, 2018

Preeclampsia in Pregnancy Can Mean Heart Risks After

MONDAY, July 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women who have high blood pressure or preeclampsia during pregnancy might be more prone to developing hypertension, type 2 […]
July 2, 2018

Even Once-a-Week Pot Smokers Have More Cough, Phlegm

MONDAY, July 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Smoking marijuana once a week can cause coughing, wheezing and phlegm, all signs of chronic bronchitis, a new evidence […]