May 30, 2018

New Guidelines Lower Colon Cancer Screening Age to 45

WEDNESDAY, May 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Most people should now begin colorectal cancer screening at age 45, say new guidelines that were spurred by the […]
May 30, 2018

Artificial Sweeteners Won't Affect Your Blood Sugar: Study

WEDNESDAY, May 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Can an artificially sweetened drink or food really satisfy your sweet tooth without raising your blood sugar levels? That […]
May 29, 2018

Wise Words on Women's Health

TUESDAY, May 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — May is Women’s Health Month. With that in mind, doctors are offering suggestions for steps that women can take […]
May 29, 2018

Thyroid Cancer Survivors at Risk for Heart Disease

TUESDAY, May 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Men and women who survive thyroid cancer have a sharply increased risk for heart disease, a new study finds. […]
May 29, 2018

Tough State Drunk Driving Laws Save Lives

TUESDAY, May 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — States that get tough on drunk driving see drops in alcohol-related car crash deaths, new research shows. About 30 […]
May 29, 2018

A Young Life Lost to High Insulin Prices

TUESDAY, May 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Alec Smith was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes shortly before his 24th birthday. When he turned 26, he lost […]
May 29, 2018

No Link Between HPV Vaccine, Autoimmune Diseases: Study

TUESDAY, May 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Immunizing girls against human papillomavirus (HPV) doesn’t increase their risk for autoimmune diseases, according to new research from Canada. […]
May 28, 2018

On Top of Other Challenges, Homeless Have Higher Heart Disease Risk

MONDAY, May 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Heart disease remains a major killer of the homeless, a new review confirms. A combination of access to care, […]
May 25, 2018

Obesity May Offer Some Protection When Severe Infection Strikes

FRIDAY, May 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Obesity brings with it many health ills, but there could be one silver lining, new research shows. If you’re […]
May 25, 2018

AHA: Aspirin May Help Some Pregnant Women Avoid Preeclampsia

FRIDAY, May 25, 2018 (American Heart Association) — A daily dose of aspirin could help pregnant women in the first stage of high blood pressure avoid […]
May 25, 2018

Little Follow-Up for Many Concussion Patients

FRIDAY, May 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Although millions of Americans suffer concussions each year, many aren’t given information about traumatic brain injury or follow-up care, […]
May 25, 2018

Be Smart When It Comes to Spring Allergies and Asthma

FRIDAY, May 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Lots of things grow in the spring, including your risk of severe allergic reactions and asthma attacks. So people […]