April 12, 2018

Who Lives Longer — Night Owls or Early Birds?

THURSDAY, April 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — “Night owls” might pay a price when it comes to their health and longevity, a new study reports. Folks […]
April 12, 2018

Control Blood Pressure to Keep Dementia at Bay: Study

THURSDAY, April 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Bringing high blood pressure under control can reduce older black Americans’ risk of dementia, a new study finds. Black […]
April 11, 2018

U.S. Heart Disease Rates Falling, But Gains Vary by State

WEDNESDAY, April 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The overall rate of heart disease in the United States has declined 38 percent since 1990, a new report […]
April 11, 2018

AHA: Four-Legged Friends Can Have Heart Issues, Too

WEDNESDAY, April 11 (American Heart Association) — Many Americans spend their lives with their pets — sharing habits, walks and sometimes even the bed. To help […]
April 11, 2018

Got Osteoarthritis? Get Moving

WEDNESDAY, April 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Is arthritis pain getting in the way of your fitness plans? That need not be the case. In fact, […]
April 10, 2018

Common Gynecologic Condition Linked to Mental Health Issues

TUESDAY, April 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Could women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) be at increased risk for mental health problems? And are their children […]
April 10, 2018

Study Highlights Vast Health Differences Between States

TUESDAY, April 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — How long you might live may depend on where you live. New research suggests that if you spend your […]
April 10, 2018

The Focus Shifts in Alzheimer's Research

TUESDAY, April 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The way that Alzheimer’s disease is defined for research should be based on brain changes rather than symptoms. That’s […]
April 9, 2018

Diet, Exercise Can Ease Side Effects of Prostate Cancer Treatment

MONDAY, April 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Exercise and healthy eating can counter the harmful side effects of hormone therapy for prostate cancer, a new study […]
April 9, 2018

Common Antidepressants in Pregnancy May Alter Fetal Brain Development

MONDAY, April 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Pregnant women who take certain antidepressants may unknowingly compromise the brain development of their child, researchers suggest. The concern […]
April 9, 2018

AHA: Asthma as Kid, Stiffer Arteries as an Adult?

MONDAY, April 9, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Having asthma as a child is associated with developing stiff arteries earlier in adulthood, according to a new […]
April 9, 2018

Exercise Cuts Heart Risks, Regardless of Your Genes

MONDAY, April 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Staying physically fit can help ward off heart trouble, even if your genetics put you at higher risk for […]