November 28, 2017

Don't Delay Hip Fracture Surgery. Here's Why

TUESDAY, Nov. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Seniors with a fractured hip need surgery as soon as possible or they could suffer life-threatening complications, a new […]
November 28, 2017

6 Percent of Cancers Caused by Excess Weight, Diabetes

TUESDAY, Nov. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Here’s a seriously good reason to watch your diet: Excess weight and diabetes cause nearly 6 percent of cancers […]
November 28, 2017

Sniffing Out the Best Allergy Treatment

TUESDAY, Nov. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Seasonal allergies make life miserable for millions of Americans. So, in a bid to ease some of that discomfort, […]
November 28, 2017

This Weight-Loss Strategy May Not Help Your Knees

TUESDAY, Nov. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Weight loss from dieting can slow the progression of knee arthritis in overweight people, according to a new study. […]
November 28, 2017

Arthritis No Longer Just a Disease of the Old

MONDAY, Nov. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — More younger Americans experience the aches and pains of arthritis than once thought. Roughly 91 million adults had arthritis […]
November 27, 2017

Is It Time to Scrap the Pap Test?

MONDAY, Nov. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — If you’re a woman who’s been given the all-clear after one or more combination tests for cervical cancer, you […]
November 27, 2017

With Diabetes, Be on the Alert for Foot Sores

MONDAY, Nov. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Having diabetes means keeping track of what you eat, how much you exercise, your blood sugar levels and even […]
November 27, 2017

Can Trees Curb Asthma Flare-Ups in Polluted Cities?

MONDAY, Nov. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Urban air pollution can trigger asthma. But lots of trees in cities might lower the odds of a flare-up, […]
November 23, 2017

Arthritis Didn't Afflict Famed Clone Sheep, Experts Say

THURSDAY, Nov. 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Dolly the sheep did not have early onset osteoarthritis after all, according to new research. Experts at the University […]
November 23, 2017

How to Safely Navigate Diabetes and Thanksgiving

THURSDAY, Nov. 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) — People with diabetes can have a healthy and safe Thanksgiving dinner if they follow certain guidelines, a diabetes expert […]
November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving Overeating Could Spell Kidney Problems

THURSDAY, Nov. 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Holiday overeating can harm your kidneys, a kidney expert warns. “The body absorbs nutrients from the gut and then […]
November 22, 2017

An Exercise Game Plan for Boomers

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) — If you’re a member of the baby boom generation, don’t think you’re too old to exercise. On the contrary, […]