December 26, 2018

If You're Diabetic, Foot Care a Must

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Good foot care is essential for people with diabetes, a foot surgeon says. Diabetes can cause nerve damage that […]
December 26, 2018

Do Your Gut Bacteria Affect Your Diabetes Meds?

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The bacteria living in your digestive system might determine how your body processes diabetes medications, a new review suggests. […]
December 26, 2018

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Released From Hospital After Lung Surgery

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been discharged from the hospital following surgery for lung cancer last […]
December 25, 2018

Loneliness Doesn't Take a Holiday

TUESDAY, Dec. 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Though this is the time of year when family and friends gather and connect, loneliness remains a serious public […]
December 24, 2018

A New Mom Shape-Up: Stroller Walking

MONDAY, Dec. 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The exhaustion of a new baby can have negative fitness consequences as you lose the motivation to exercise and […]
December 21, 2018

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Lung Cancer Surgery

FRIDAY, Dec. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent surgery for lung cancer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in […]
December 21, 2018

#MeToo Sparked Surge in Awareness About Sexual Harassment: Study

FRIDAY, Dec. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Hundreds of thousands of women have used the #MeToo hashtag to speak out about sexual harassment and assault during […]
December 21, 2018

Flu Has Arrived for the Holidays, CDC Head Says

FRIDAY, Dec. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The flu has ramped up in time for Christmas, the head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and […]
December 21, 2018

Some Diabetes Drugs Linked to Higher Heart Risks

FRIDAY, Dec. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Two common classes of type 2 diabetes drugs may lower blood sugar levels, but new research suggests those same […]
December 21, 2018

Hepatitis C Cases Cluster in States Hit Hard by Opioids

FRIDAY, Dec. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — More than half of Americans with hepatitis C are living in just nine U.S. states — five of those […]
December 21, 2018

FDA Warns Companies on Dangerous, Unapproved Stem Cell Treatments

FRIDAY, Dec. 21, 2018 (HealthDay News) — After infections tied to unapproved stem cell treatments sent 12 people to hospital this past year, the U.S. Food […]
December 20, 2018

That Gift of Exercise Might Go to Waste

THURSDAY, Dec. 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — You might think the perfect gift for someone you love is a gym membership or a subscription to a […]