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 […]
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 […]
June 25, 2018

Risky Prescribing Boosts Opioid Death Risk

MONDAY, June 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — When opioid pain medications, such as OxyContin, are prescribed in a risky manner, that increases a patient’s chances of […]
June 25, 2018

Mom's Diabetes May Be Tied to Baby's Autism Risk: Study

MONDAY, June 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Pregnant women who have any form of diabetes may face higher odds that their child could develop autism, a […]
June 25, 2018

Vitamin D Deficiency Could Be Lung Disease Risk

MONDAY, June 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Low levels of vitamin D are associated with an increased risk of a disease that causes lung inflammation and […]
June 25, 2018

Heavy Teens Are Less Likely Now to Try and Lose Weight

MONDAY, June 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The obesity epidemic among American teens is being fed by a waning desire to lose weight, a new report […]
June 24, 2018

For Kids, Summer Is Time for Other Types of Learning

SUNDAY, June 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — It’s important for children to socialize during their summer holidays, a family medicine and psychiatry expert says. “Kids deserve […]
June 22, 2018

Police Killings Harm Well-Being of All Blacks: Study

FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Police killings of unarmed black Americans harm the mental health of black adults nationwide, researchers report. “Our study demonstrates […]
June 21, 2018

Many With Severe Allergies Don't Carry an EpiPen: Study

THURSDAY, June 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Issues with cost or lack of training mean that more than half of U.S. adults at risk of a […]