March 29, 2018

AHA: Healthy Teeth Can Mean a Lot More Than a Pretty Smile

THURSDAY, March 29, 2018 (American Heart Association) — How your teeth are faring as you age can also indicate how your heart is doing. The idea […]
March 29, 2018

Diabetes Now Affects 23 Million U.S. Adults

THURSDAY, March 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The latest tally of Americans adults affected by diabetes finds more than 23 million struggle with the blood sugar […]
March 29, 2018

Childhood Obesity May Be Driving More Cancers in Young Adults

THURSDAY, March 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Obesity rates in children have been rising for years, and the consequences of that extra weight may be showing […]
March 29, 2018

Unhealthy Phthalate Chemicals Found in Restaurant Food

THURSDAY, March 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — People who like to dine out may unwittingly order a side of potentially harmful chemicals, new research suggests. The […]
March 29, 2018

Too Few Baby Boomers Get Hepatitis C Screening

THURSDAY, March 29, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Despite recommendations, only about one in 10 U.S. baby boomers has been screened for hepatitis C virus (HCV), a […]
March 28, 2018

A 'Chipped' Tooth Reveals What You Eat and Drink

WEDNESDAY, March 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Tempted to cheat on your diet? You might want to think twice. Tiny tooth-mounted sensors can now provide real-time […]
March 28, 2018

As Pot Smoking Rises, Users Might Also Turn to Cigarettes

WEDNESDAY, March 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A smoke is a smoke is a smoke: New research suggests that folks who smoke pot may be more […]
March 28, 2018

Big Weight Loss May Bring Big Relationship Changes

WEDNESDAY, March 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Weight-loss surgery may turn your love life upside down, new research suggests. In one of two new Swedish studies, […]
March 28, 2018

Could Coffee Perk Up Your Heart Health?

WEDNESDAY, March 28, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Besides staying alert, coffee lovers who drink more than three cups of java a day may lower their risk […]
March 27, 2018

Smoking While Pregnant Could Harm Child's Breathing

TUESDAY, March 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Children born to mothers who smoked during pregnancy are apt to have breathing issues in childhood and beyond, a […]
March 27, 2018

U.S. Deaths From Infectious Diseases Decline, But Not Everywhere

TUESDAY, March 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Though fewer Americans are now dying from infectious diseases, great disparities persist across the country, a new study finds. […]
March 26, 2018

Do E-Cigs Really Help Smokers Quit?

MONDAY, March 26, 2018 (HealthDay News) — E-cigarettes did not help people quit smoking, a small study found, but the researchers said more studies are needed […]