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 […]
July 2, 2018

Can Coffee Extend Your Life?

MONDAY, July 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Having a morning cup of java — and another and another — might prolong your life, a new study […]
July 2, 2018

AHA: Former Diving Champ Nearly Missed Signs of Heart Valve Disease

TUESDAY, July 3, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Len Rapkins can barely remember a time when he wasn’t fit. As a teen growing up in Great […]
July 2, 2018

Sitting Tied to Raised Risk of Death From 14 Diseases

MONDAY, July 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Get up off of the couch: Sitting too much may kill you even if you exercise regularly. If you […]
June 29, 2018

Even at 'Safe' Levels, Air Pollution May Boost Diabetes Risk

FRIDAY, June 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Add another health harm to air pollution: New research suggests it might increase the risk of diabetes, even at […]
June 29, 2018

Human Insulin as Good as Costly Synthetic Versions

FRIDAY, June 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Human insulin is as safe and effective as newer, more expensive insulin analog drugs for people with type 2 […]