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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Blacks More Prone to Colon Cancers That Arise Between Colonoscopies: Study
Study Casts Doubt on Need for Statins in the 'Healthy Old'
1 in 4 Americans Knows Someone Hooked on Opioids: Poll
Anabolic Steroids May Tax the Heart
Could 'Safer' Filtered Cigarettes Be More Deadly?
No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say
Americans Skeptical of Corporate-Backed Health Research
Sleep Apnea May Boost Pregnancy Complications
Increasing Numbers of Pregnant Women Also Have Heart Disease
Docs May Not Spot Sleep Apnea, Insomnia in Blacks
Fewer U.S. Teens Are Boozing It Up
U.S. Transgender Surgeries Up 20 Percent in 2 Years
Cut Calories, Lengthen Life Span?
Time to Take Your Workouts Outside
Does Dirty Air Keep You Awake?
Actemra Approved for Certain Blood Vessel Inflammation
Health Highlights: May 22, 2017
Health Tip: Storing Breast Milk Safely
Health Tip: Preventing Ingrown Toenail
First-Try Antibiotics Now Fail in 1 in 4 Adult Pneumonia Cases
Overcrowded ERs Risky for Some Seriously Ill Patients
How Not to Nod Off Behind the Wheel
Overweight Boys Face Higher Colon Cancer Risk as Adults
Could Cancer Drug Gleevec Help With Severe Asthma?
Heavy Kids Face Triple the Odds for Depression in Adulthood
ERs May Need to Rethink Opioid Prescription Practices
Poverty Could Make Lupus Even Worse
Yoga, Meditation May Ease Some Breast Cancer Symptoms
Mechanical Heart Valve Noise May Mean Sleepless Nights
1 in 5 U.S. Cancers Is 'Rare'
Women Aren't Better at Reading People's Faces After All
Dying Patients Often Given Medicines That Won't Help Them
Study Refutes Viagra-Melanoma Link
Zika Mosquito Can Transmit Other Viruses, Too
More Fruits and Veggies Can Slash Obesity Odds
Are You Addicted to Your Smartphone?
Health Highlights: May 19, 2017
Health Tip: Your Diet as You Age
Health Tip: Avoid Tight Shoes
Suicide by Insulin?
The Water's Not Fine: U.S. Pool-Linked Infection Doubles in 2 Years
Century-Old Technique May Help Infertile Couples Conceive Without IVF
Chemo Drug May Buy Time for Those With Bile Duct Cancer
HPV Vaccine May Also Prevent Cancers Affecting Men
Fruits, Veggies May Benefit Your Legs, Too
More U.S. Women Living Longer With Advanced Breast Cancer
Charlie Sheen's 2015 HIV Disclosure Spiked Use of Home Test Kits
Another Step Toward Ebola Protection
Too Many Americans Still Go Without Cancer Screenings
More Cancers Caught Early Since Obamacare
Was It Love at First Smell?
Brain Scans Spot Where Fear and Anxiety Live
Drink Water, Fight Fat?
How Much Water Do You Really Need?
Kalydeco Approval Widened for More Types of Cystic Fibrosis
Health Highlights: May 18, 2017
Health Tip: Keep Your Sheets Clean
Health Tip: Avoiding Processed Foods
Nuts! Good Medicine for Colon Cancer Survivors?
This Combo Workout May Suit Obese Seniors Best
Could a Weight-Loss Surgery Lead to Alcohol Abuse?
Gene Therapy Might Someday Mend Badly Broken Bones
Obamacare a Win-Win for Poorer Adults: Study
Black, Hispanic Americans Less Likely to See a Neurologist
Heart Disease the No. 1 Killer Worldwide
Some Lead Poisoning Tests May Be Faulty
Diabetes Drug Gets FDA Warning Due to Amputation Risk
Just 2 Weeks on the Couch Can Trigger Body's Decline
It's Often Family to the Rescue During Opioid ODs
'Healthy Obese' May Be a Myth
Is the AIDS Epidemic Winding Down in the U.S.?
The Real Red Hot Chili Peppers
Health Highlights: May 17, 2017
Health Tip: Is Your Lifestyle Raising Blood Pressure?
Health Tip: Limit a Young Child's Media Time
Your Doctor's Age Might Affect Your Care
Mouse Gives Birth to Pups Using 3-D Printed Ovary
Angela Bassett Puts the Spotlight on Heart Health
For Inflamed Pancreas, Eating Right Away May Be Best Medicine
Think You're a 'Fun Drunk?' A 'Mean Drunk?' Think Again
Heart Attack Risk Spikes After Respiratory Infection, Study Finds
Heart Health Might Be a Matter of Geography
Hormone Therapy Not Advised for Preventing Disease After Menopause
Playgrounds Aren't Always All Fun and Games
Forget Steroid Shots for Long-Term Relief of Arthritic Knees
Iron Pills No Help for Certain Type of Heart Failure
Houston, You Have a 'Superbug'
Sunscreen 101
Odds for C-Section May Depend on Hospital
Fido or Fluffy Can Bring You a Big Health Boost
Smiling Adds Years, But Not in a Good Way, Study Finds
Health Highlights: May 16, 2017
Health Tip: Are You Truly Hungry?
Health Tip: Getting an X-Ray During Pregnancy
Is Your Child's Day Care Center Ready for Pandemic Flu?
Many Under 40 May Not Need Regular Cholesterol Checks: Study
Many U.S. Travelers Skip Measles Shots, Despite Infection Risk
As Temps Rise, Risk of Pregnancy Complication May Too
Shift Work May Put Damper on a Man's Sex Life
A New Way to Avoid an Embarrassing Male Sexual Problem?
Better Treatment Might Prevent Hundreds of Thousands of Strokes
Timing of Menopause May Affect Heart Failure Risk
Study Looks at Parkinson's Effect on Life Span
Bike Fanatics Shouldn't Worry About Effects on Sexual Health
E-Cigarettes Linked to Bladder Cancer Risk
Fewer SIDS Deaths in U.S., But Gaps Among Racial Groups Remain
Many Parents Underestimate Drowning Risks
Getting Back on Track With Exercise
'Fight or Flight' Response Greater in Combat Vets With PTSD: Study
New Device Approved for Esophageal Birth Defect
Health Highlights: May 15, 2017
Health Tip: Using a Stability Ball
Health Tip: Protect Your Feet From Warts
'Female Viagra' May Lift a Younger Woman's Libido
Don't Let Your Garden Get You Down
Study Sees Link Between Porn and Sexual Dysfunction
Blood Thinners May Prevent Dementia in Atrial Fibrillation Patients
Try This Workout at Home
New Hepatitis C Infections Hit 15-Year High: CDC
Could Tai Chi Ease Insomnia in Breast Cancer Survivors?
Mosquito-Borne Illnesses May Not Be Limited to Tropics
Can Experimental Nasal Spray Treat Common Heart Problem?
Astronauts' Blood Vessels Less Efficient on Long Missions: Study
Hormone Replacement Therapy Tied to Hearing Loss
Speed Is Key When a Stroke Strikes
America Loves Fast Food
Athletes With ADHD Favor Team Competition
Health Highlights: May 12, 2017
Health Tip: Sleep is Important for Memory
Health Tip: Coping With Cold Sores
People With Pre-Existing Health Issues Fear Repeal-and-Replace Bill
Coming This Summer: More Ticks and a Deadly New Tick-Borne Disease
Fewer U.S. High School Students Drink, CDC Finds
Blood Vessel-Clearing Procedure Riskier on Weekends: Study
Ransom-Seeking Hackers Targeting Hospital Data
High Rates of Hepatitis C in Pregnancy Mirror Opioid Epidemic: CDC
A 2nd Life for Risky Kidney Transplants?
Allergies Getting Worse? Blame Climate Change
Treat Autism Even Before Symptoms Show?
Program Helps Young Adults With Autism Find Jobs
Humans Do Just Fine When Sniffing Out Smells
New Hepatitis C Treatments More Effective, Tolerable: FDA
Stop Sabotaging Your Diet
Health Highlights: May 11, 2017
Health Tip: Managing Meals With Gastroparesis
Health Tip: Create a Spring Weather Kit
New Guidelines Say No to Most 'Keyhole' Knee Surgeries
Life Expectancy With HIV Nears Normal With Treatment
'Groundbreaking Strides' Made in Zika Vaccine Research
Transplant of Insulin-Producing Cells Offers Hope Against Type 1 Diabetes
Car Crash Rate Falls When People With ADHD Take Meds
Hope for 1st Drug Against Lymphedema, a Cancer Complication
Heart Failure Patients Do Better When Sticking With Same Hospital
Body Cooling May Help Brain After Cardiac Arrest
Nearly a Third of Drugs Hit by Safety Issues After FDA Approval
Medicaid Patients Wait Longer at Doctor's Office
What Harms the Young Heart Also Hurts the Brain Later
Eat This Diet to Lower Your Odds for Painful Gout
Too Many Parents Say No to Helmets for Kids on Wheels
Got 10 Minutes to Spare?
Health Highlights: May 10, 2017
Health Tip: Make Time for Strength Training
Health Tip: Getting Over a Stomach Virus
Common Painkillers Tied to Slight Rise in Heart Attack Risk
Zika Risk May Be Lower Than Thought for Some Pregnant Women
Do You Overeat? Your Brain Wiring May Be Why
Climate Change Could Be Catastrophic for Mobile Homes: Study
Wives, Daughters Shoulder Most of Alzheimer's Care Burden
Energy Drinks May Make Rare Heart Condition More Dangerous
Thin People Not More Prone to Alzheimer's, Study Finds
Vitamin D Fails the Asthma Test
Expired EpiPens May Still Help Save a Life: Study
No Routine Screening for Thyroid Cancer: Expert Panel
Poverty May Be More Stressful for Women Than Men
Testosterone May Protect Men From Allergic Asthma
7 Common Exercise Errors
A Movie Instead of Anesthesia for Kids' Radiation Therapy
Health Highlights: May 9, 2017
Health Tip: Applying Eye Drops
Health Tip: Driving an Unfamiliar Route
Just 5 Percent of Daily Salt Gets Added at the Table
Addressing Your Cancer Risk
Hear This! Keep Cotton Swabs Out of Kids' Ears
That Store Mannequin May Be Anorexic
Longevity in the U.S.: Location, Location, Location
'Balloon-in-a-Pill' Spurs Weight Loss, Health Benefits: Study
Scientists Uncover Root of Graying, Thinning Hair
Another Reason to Breast-Feed: It's Good for Baby's Belly
Not All Hospitals Equal When It Comes to Pancreatic Cancer Care
FDA Approves 1st New Drug for ALS in Decades
Get Ready for Your 'Capsule Robot' Colon Cancer Check
Bullied in 5th Grade, Prone to Drug Abuse by High School
Is Early Puberty in Girls a Risk Factor for Dating Abuse?
5 Great Diet Breakfasts
Health Highlights: May 8, 2017
Health Tip: Teach Teens About Sun Safety
Health Tip: Make Food More Flavorful