April 27, 2018

Get Fit to Cut Your Diabetes Risk During Pregnancy

FRIDAY, April 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If she’s fit, a woman is less likely to develop diabetes during pregnancy, a new study contends. Researchers who […]
April 27, 2018

AHA: Therapy Dogs Like Katie Are Good Medicine After Stroke

FRIDAY, April 27, 2018 (American Heart Association) — When Scott Vande Zande had a serious stroke 15 years ago, his beloved golden retriever Hollie was key […]
April 26, 2018

Another Opioid Epidemic Downside: More Heart Infections

THURSDAY, April 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Here’s yet another consequence of the U.S. opioid crisis: a rise in serious heart infections in a state hard-hit […]
April 26, 2018

Many Ground Zero Rescue Workers Battling Cancer Years Later

THURSDAY, April 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Many of the rescue workers who flooded the ruins of the World Trade Center after 9/11 now face their […]
April 26, 2018

The Paleo Diet: Fad or Not So Fad?

THURSDAY, April 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The so-called “Paleo” diet, which cuts out a number of food groups to bring about weight loss, has been […]
April 26, 2018

The Paleo Diet: Fad or Not So Fad?

THURSDAY, April 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The so-called “Paleo” diet, which cuts out a number of food groups to bring about weight loss, has been […]
April 25, 2018

A Doctor's Age May Matter With Emergency Surgery

WEDNESDAY, April 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you need an emergency operation, you’re in safer hands with an older surgeon, new research suggests. “These findings […]
April 25, 2018

Fetal Immune System May Trigger Premature Birth: Study

WEDNESDAY, April 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Most potential explanations of premature birth revolve around the mother, and what might cause her body to reject her […]
April 25, 2018

Can Type 2 Diabetes Lead to Irregular Periods for Teen Girls?

WEDNESDAY, April 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — As if coping with type 2 diabetes as a teenager isn’t tough enough, it turns out that many girls […]
April 24, 2018

Medical Marijuana May Not Help Your Sleep Apnea: Experts

TUESDAY, April 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Medical marijuana shouldn’t be used to treat sleep apnea, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine says in a new […]
April 24, 2018

AHA: What Does the Research Say About Coffee and Your Health?

TUESDAY, April 24, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Coffee. Cup of joe. Java. No matter what you call it, millions of people worldwide wake up and […]
April 24, 2018

Anesthesia Doesn't Seem to Harm Child's IQ: Study

TUESDAY, April 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Receiving anesthesia before age 3 does not appear to affect a child’s intelligence, according to a new study. However, […]