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, […]
November 22, 2017

It's the Latest Diet Craze, But Is It Safe?

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) — What if you could have your cake, eat it, too, and lose weight? A nutritional fad called CICO — […]
November 22, 2017

Smoggy Air May Spawn Weaker Sperm

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Men who have trouble conceiving may have the air they breathe to blame, a new study by Chinese researchers […]
November 21, 2017

Is a Common Shoulder Surgery Useless?

TUESDAY, Nov. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — New research casts doubt on the true effectiveness of a common type of surgery used to ease shoulder pain. […]
November 21, 2017

Insulin Pill May Delay Type 1 Diabetes in Some

TUESDAY, Nov. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — It’s often said that timing is everything. New research suggests this may be true when giving an insulin pill […]
November 21, 2017

Getting Annual Flu Shot Won't Weaken Your Immune System

TUESDAY, Nov. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) — There’s no evidence to support the notion that people who get the flu vaccine every year somehow “weaken” their […]