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 […]
May 24, 2018

Snorers, Could CPAP Help Your Sex Life, Too?

THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women with sleep apnea might experience a boost in their sex life if they regularly use a CPAP machine, […]
May 24, 2018

A Germ-Filled Capsule Might Help Spot Gastro Ills

THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Someday doctors may be able to diagnose gastrointestinal (GI) problems without invasive tests by asking patients to swallow a […]
May 24, 2018

AHA: High-Flying Young Doc Overcomes Stroke That Once Grounded Him

THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Flying at 35,000 feet at the start of a trip from their Chicago home to Hawaii to celebrate […]
May 24, 2018

AHA: Heart Disease a Hidden Threat to South Asians in U.S.

THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 (American Heart Association) — South Asians living in the United States are more likely to die from heart disease than the general […]
May 24, 2018

Heavier Women May Face Higher Cancer Risks, Study Finds

THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Excessive weight gain is never a good idea for health. Now, new research supports the notion that putting on […]
May 23, 2018

Lung Cancer Rate Now Higher in Young Women Than Young Men

WEDNESDAY, May 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — In a reversal of historical patterns, lung cancer is now more common among young U.S. women than men, a […]
May 23, 2018

AHA: Preterm Birth Could Warn of Mom's Future Heart Risks

WEDNESDAY, May 23, 2018 (American Heart Association) — A preterm birth may serve as an early warning of a woman’s future risk of a heart attack […]
May 23, 2018

Could More Fish in the Diet Boost Sex Lives and Fertility?

WEDNESDAY, May 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Adding more seafood to the diet could help get couples’ sex lives, and even their fertility, back in the […]