February 5, 2018

Menopause May Worsen Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms

MONDAY, Feb. 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Menopause may speed physical decline in women with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a new study suggests. While rheumatoid arthritis rates […]
February 5, 2018

New Treatment Could Be 'Breakthrough' for Vitiligo Skin Condition

MONDAY, Feb. 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Doctors have discovered a combination of treatments that can return color to skin that has been lightened by vitiligo […]
February 5, 2018

Could Your Colonoscopy Raise Your Risk for Appendicitis?

MONDAY, Feb. 5, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A colonoscopy can save your life by detecting and removing colon cancer, but it might also trigger appendicitis, a […]
February 2, 2018

Weak Vaccine Making Flu Season Even Tougher, CDC Says

FRIDAY, Feb. 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — This flu season continues to be one of the nastiest in years. And it isn’t helping that the flu […]
February 2, 2018

Exercise May Help Lung Cancer Surgery Go More Smoothly

FRIDAY, Feb. 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Lung cancer patients can halve their risk of postop complications by taking up an exercise program before their surgery, […]
February 2, 2018

Just How Bad Is This Flu Season? Experts Weigh In

FRIDAY, Feb. 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The United States is in the grip of a tough flu season, no doubt. It might seem as if […]
February 1, 2018

'Bug Bomb' Foggers Still Making People Sick

THURSDAY, Feb. 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Improperly used “bug bombs” are making Americans sick — and improved labeling isn’t helping, government health officials say. Pesticide […]
February 1, 2018

Dieter's Weight Loss May Have 'Ripple Effect' on Partner

THURSDAY, Feb.1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If you’re determined to shed excess pounds, your partner may end up losing a few, too, new research shows. The […]
February 1, 2018

Fit Kids Have Healthier Lungs as Adults: Study

THURSDAY, Feb. 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Yet another reason to get your child off the couch: Fit children have healthier lungs later, new research suggests. […]
February 1, 2018

Take a Stand on Getting Slimmer, Healthier

THURSDAY, Feb. 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — You may not want to sit down for this. New research finds the mere act of standing burns more […]
January 31, 2018

Cancer 'Vaccine' Rids Body of Multiple Cancer Types — in Mice

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Could a cancer “vaccine” fight more than one kind of malignancy? A new study in mice suggests it’s possible: […]
January 31, 2018

Cancer Survival Rates Vary Across the World

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 31, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Cancer survival rates are improving worldwide, but poorer countries are seeing less improvement than wealthier ones, a new study […]