January 4, 2018

Diabetics May Often Fare Poorly in Hospice Care

THURSDAY, Jan. 4, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Decisions about diabetes care can become harder as people age, and that may be especially true for those needing […]
January 4, 2018

Goodbye, Needles? Patch Might Be the Future for Blood-Sugar Tracking

THURSDAY, Jan. 4, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Developers of a new patch hope to eliminate a big barrier in type 2 diabetes treatment — painful finger-sticks […]
January 3, 2018

Stem Cell Transplant Shows Promise for Immune Disorder Scleroderma

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Stem cell transplants could offer new hope for people with a severe form of scleroderma — a debilitating and […]
January 3, 2018

Most Seniors Think Flu Shot a Must for Nursing Home Staff

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — With the flu season in full swing, a new poll shows that almost three-quarters of Americans over the age […]
January 3, 2018

Layer Up When Temperatures Plummet

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Two-thirds of the United States is grappling with bitterly cold temperatures as an Arctic front slides across the country, […]
January 3, 2018

Don't Let Baby Weight Linger Between Pregnancies

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Gaining too much baby weight is an issue for many pregnant women. What’s more, if you don’t lose those […]
January 3, 2018

What's Your Best Diet for 2018? Experts Rate Them

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Your New Year’s resolution diet should be based on a well-balanced eating plan that fits your lifestyle, rather than […]
January 2, 2018

Protect Your Heart in Frigid Weather

TUESDAY, Jan. 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — As an Arctic front envelops much of the United States, the American Heart Association wants folks to know that […]
January 2, 2018

Special Baby Formula Doesn't Seem to Prevent Type 1 Diabetes

MONDAY, Jan. 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A specially prepared baby formula does not protect children with a genetically high risk for type 1 diabetes, according […]
January 2, 2018

6 Steps to a Healthier You

TUESDAY, Jan. 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) — As one year ends and another begins, people often assess their habits and lifestyle, and consider changes that could […]
December 29, 2017

Seniors, Lose the Weight But Not the Muscle in 2018

FRIDAY, Dec. 29, 2017 (HealthDay News) — If you’re a senior who’s pledging to lose weight in 2018, be sure you’re shedding excess fat without losing […]
December 28, 2017

Asthma Worse for Overweight Preschoolers: Study

THURSDAY, Dec. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Preschoolers with asthma may have worse symptoms if they’re overweight. Compared to those with a healthy weight, heavy kids […]