January 23, 2018

E-Cigarettes: Both Good and Bad, Expert Panel Says

TUESDAY, Jan. 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Potential harms and benefits of e-cigarettes may depend on your age, according to a report mandated by the U.S. […]
January 23, 2018

Americans Finally Getting a Little More Sleep

TUESDAY, Jan. 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Are bleary-eyed Americans getting a break at last? New research suggests that people are sleeping a few more minutes […]
January 22, 2018

Will Smoking Pot Harm Your Heart? Experts Weigh In

MONDAY, Jan. 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Anyone worried that smoking a lot of pot could lead to a heart attack or stroke will just have […]
January 22, 2018

Obamacare Helping Poor Families the Most

MONDAY, Jan. 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Poor families have benefited the most from Obamacare, spending less on both out-of-pocket care and health insurance premiums, a […]
January 22, 2018

Workouts May Boost Life Span After Breast Cancer

MONDAY, Jan. 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Longer survival after breast cancer may be as simple as staying fit, new research shows. In the new study, […]
January 22, 2018

Can't Pay the Rent? Kids' Health May Suffer

MONDAY, Jan. 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Millions of American families struggle to find and keep stable housing — and the fight to do so may […]
January 19, 2018

Quick Test Could Spot Precursor to Esophageal Cancer

FRIDAY, Jan. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A pill-sized device that you swallow might help detect a change in the esophagus that can lead to a […]
January 19, 2018

Why Evenings May Be a Dangerous Time for Dieters

FRIDAY, Jan. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The hours after sunset may be toughest for folks trying to stay slim, new research shows. The small study […]
January 19, 2018

1 in 4 U.S. Stillbirths Might Be Prevented

FRIDAY, Jan. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — About 1 in every 160 pregnancies in the United States ends in stillbirth. Now, a new study suggests many […]
January 19, 2018

How to Fight the Flu This Season

FRIDAY, Jan. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The flu is causing widespread misery across the United States this winter, but the American Lung Association says there […]
January 18, 2018

Teens Eating Detergent 'Pods': Latest Web Fad Brings Big Dangers

THURSDAY, Jan. 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — You’ve gotta be kidding me. That’s gotta be fake. That’s the understandable first reaction of many to the viral […]
January 18, 2018

'One-Stop' Blood Test for Cancer Shows Early Promise

THURSDAY, Jan. 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — In an early step toward “one-stop” screening for cancer, researchers report they’ve developed a blood test that can detect […]