June 11, 2018

Impotent? Maybe You Should See a Heart Doctor

MONDAY, June 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Troubles in the bedroom can be a double whammy for older men: Researchers have found that erectile dysfunction ups […]
June 11, 2018

Girls, Young Women Fall Short on Exercise: Study

MONDAY, June 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Many teens and young adults in the United States — particularly women and girls — are physically inactive, a […]
June 11, 2018

Walkable Neighborhoods Might Lower Kids' Asthma Risk

MONDAY, June 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Children may be more likely to develop asthma if they live in neighborhoods where it’s difficult to get around […]
June 10, 2018

Americans' Obsession With Sugar Starts in Infancy

SUNDAY, June 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — It’s well-known that Americans consume too much sugar. But that affinity for the sweet stuff starts as early as […]
June 10, 2018

Study Sees Financial Windfall If More Americans Ate Healthful Foods

SUNDAY, June 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If more Americans ate healthier diets, the nation could save tens of billions of dollars in health care costs […]
June 8, 2018

AHA: We All Need Water for a Healthy Life, But How Much?

FRIDAY, June 8, 2018 (American Heart Association) — During the summer — and even year-round — our bodies crave water. There’s no way to live without […]
June 8, 2018

No Safety Concerns With DTaP Combo Vaccine for Kids: Study

FRIDAY, June 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A comprehensive, nearly two-decades long study of the DTaP vaccine that’s routinely given to babies and young children finds […]
June 8, 2018

Fish Oil May Protect the Youngest Hearts

FRIDAY, June 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Omega-3 fatty acids — good fats found in fish — can boost the heart health of adults, but a […]
June 7, 2018

AHA: Drones a Lifesaver for Cardiac Arrest Patients?

THURSDAY, June 7, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Drones, the unmanned aircraft that got its start as part of the U.S. military’s arsenal and is today […]
June 7, 2018

Think Twice About Tonsil, Adenoid Removal

THURSDAY, June 7, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Having tonsils removed in childhood is supposed to end chronic earaches and breathing problems. But what if it also […]
June 6, 2018

The Keto Diet Is Popular, But Is It Safe?

WEDNESDAY, June 6, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Fatty cuts of meat. Thick slabs of cheese. Stacks of bacon. These are a few of the keystones of […]
June 6, 2018

Colonoscopies, Endoscopies Carry Greater Infection Risk Than Thought: Study

WEDNESDAY, June 6, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Getting a colonoscopy or an endoscopy may be riskier than you thought. Researchers report that the rate of infections […]