January 24, 2018

Many Stroke Survivors Don't Improve Health Habits

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — While you might think most people would try to change unhealthy behaviors after a major health scare like a […]
January 23, 2018

Tobacco's Harms May Come Sooner Than Smokers Think

TUESDAY, Jan. 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Smokers often think their habit won’t have health consequences until far into the future, a small survey suggests. Researchers […]
January 23, 2018

Essure Female Sterilization Device Appears Safe: Study

TUESDAY, Jan. 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Essure implants used in female sterilization have come under fire in recent years, with women reporting a wide array […]
January 23, 2018

Dirty Water Taking Toll on Americans' Health, Wallets

TUESDAY, Jan. 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Water pollution is damaging Americans’ health, and at a high financial cost, too, new research finds. Water-related recreational activities […]
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 […]