April 3, 2018

Sorry Older Guys: Protein Binges Won't Boost Your Health

TUESDAY, April 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Lots of older men may think that feeling better and maintaining muscle is simply a matter of taking in […]
April 3, 2018

When 'Nest Egg' Vanishes, Death Risk Rises

TUESDAY, April 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Older adults who lose their life savings may also lose years from their life, a new study suggests. Looking […]
April 2, 2018

Key Heart Risks Decline for Older Americans

MONDAY, April 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Older Americans dramatically reduced their risks for heart attack and stroke over a recent 20-year period, a new analysis […]
April 2, 2018

Testicular Cancer Survivors May Face Heart Trouble Later

MONDAY, April 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Young men who survive testicular cancer may need to worry about more than a return of their disease: A […]
April 2, 2018

Babies Given Certain Meds May Have Higher Odds for Allergies Later

MONDAY, April 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Babies who are given antacids or antibiotics during their first 6 months of life may have a sharply higher […]
April 2, 2018

Could Medical Pot Help Curb the Opioid Abuse Crisis?

MONDAY, April 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Medical marijuana could help quell the ongoing opioid epidemic, a pair of new studies contends. Opioid prescriptions tend to […]
April 2, 2018

Raised Blood Pressure Before Pregnancy Linked to Miscarriage

MONDAY, April 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Young women with elevated blood pressure before pregnancy appear to have a greater risk of miscarriage, even if they […]
April 2, 2018

Cardiac Defects in Baby Tied to Later Heart Trouble in Moms

MONDAY, April 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women who have a baby with a congenital heart defect may face a heightened risk of heart disease years […]
April 1, 2018

Put Your Best Feet Forward, Despite Diabetes

SUNDAY, April 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you have diabetes, it’s time to think about your feet. “Diabetes is a multisystem disease,” Dr. Ronald Lepow […]
March 31, 2018

Prenatal Test Advance May Help Spot Serious Gene Mutations

SATURDAY, March 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Scientists who found a way to use amniotic fluid to sequence the entire genome of a fetus say the […]
March 30, 2018

For Hard-to-Manage Type 1 Diabetes, Transplant Makes Life Better

FRIDAY, March 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — New research shows that for people with type 1 diabetes who can no longer sense when their blood sugar […]
March 30, 2018

More Women Die of Lung Cancer in 2 U.S. 'Hot Spots'

FRIDAY, March 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Lung cancer death rates among women have fallen in much of the United States, but have increased in two […]