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

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 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 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 […]
March 30, 2018

Guideline Urges Hormone Test for Women With Unwanted Hair

FRIDAY, March 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women with dark, coarse hair growth on the face, chest or back should be tested for polycystic ovary syndrome […]
March 30, 2018

Many Pick the Wrong Drugs for Sneezin' Season

FRIDAY, March 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Hay fever sufferers often choose the wrong medication for their seasonal sniffles, new research suggests. With flowers, trees and […]
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 […]