Saturday, May 27, 2017

Warming Climate, More Sleepless Nights?
Could a Century-Old Drug Help Ease Autism Symptoms?
Diesel Pollution May Damage the Heart
Bystander CPR Helps Save Brain Function After Near-Drowning
Depression Often a Precursor to Falls in Elderly People
Promising Results for Drug to Fight Arthritis Linked to Psoriasis
Gut Bacteria Changes After Some Weight-Loss Surgeries
One Man's Trash Is Another's Fiber
5 Food Groups to Jump-Start Nutrition
Scientists Report Progress on Genetic Test for Anal Cancer
Hospital 'Baby Boxes' May Help Prevent SIDS in Newborns
Adults Who Love Exercise May Gain 9 'Biological' Years
Health Highlights: May 26, 2017
Health Tip: Exercise Your Brain Every Day
Health Tip: Is Your Backyard Safe?
Alzheimer's Deaths Jump 55 Percent: CDC
New Cholesterol Fighting Meds Target Key Gene
Kidneys From Deceased Diabetics Might Ease Organ Shortage: Study
CBO: 23 Million Would Lose Health Insurance Under House Health Care Bill
Stroke Risk Can Rise With Pregnancy-Linked High Blood Pressure
Special Diets, Supplements for Autism Still a Question Mark
Autism's 'Worryingly' High Suicide Rates Spur Conference
Eye Problems May Be Tied to Zika, Lab Study Suggests
U.S. Moms-to-Be Often Victims of Assault
Teasing Teens About Weight May Do Lasting Harm
Do Daughters Bring Out a Dad's 'Softer Side'?
Are All Those 'Fidget Spinners' Really Helping Kids?
Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness
Supercharging Exercise With Interval Training
Hospitals Vary in Moving Stroke Patients to Comfort or Hospice Care
Health Highlights: May 25, 2017
Health Tip: Warm Up Before You Work Out
Health Tip: Eat More Mediterranean Foods
Compound in Pot Eases Severe Form of Epilepsy
Sleepless Nights Could Pose Heart Risk Dangers
Blood Test for Pancreatic Cancer Shows Early Promise
2 Doses of HPV Shot Enough to Prevent Genital Warts: Study
Zika Arrived in Florida at Least Four Different Ways
Can Tracking Germs in One Hospital Make All Hospitals Safer?
FDA OKs First Cancer Drug by Genetic Type, Not Organ of Origin
Thick Middle May Raise Risk of Some Cancers
Death Rate Drops for Americans Hospitalized With COPD
Hospital Protocol Helps Thwart Serious Infection
1 in 5 U.S. Kids Killed in Crashes Not Restrained Properly
Know the Signs of Thyroid Trouble
New Drug Approved for All Cancers With Genetic Marker
Health Highlights: May 24, 2017
Health Tip: Don't Let Your Workout Get Stale
Health Tip: Keep Newborns Safer
Helping Ease Kids' Fears After Manchester Terror Attack
Could Chocolate Guard Against an Irregular Heartbeat?
Studies Spotlight Diet, Supplements for Knee Pain
Suicide Risk Quadruples After Lung Cancer Diagnosis
Chances of Successful CPR Dwindle as Seniors Age
New FDA Head Outlines 'Forceful Steps' Against Opioid Crisis
Sleep Apnea May Boost Odds of Irregular Heartbeat
Checking Patient's Drug History May Help Curb Opioid Abuse
At Major Teaching Hospitals, Lower Death Rates
You're Less Apt to Fact-Check 'Fake News' When It's on Social Media: Study
Taking Opioids Before Knee Surgery Could Raise Pain Later
City Life Tough on Teens' Mental Health
3 Key Lifestyle Factors Can Lower Breast Cancer Odds
Ways to Track Weight Loss Success
Health Highlights: May 23, 2017
Health Tip: Keep Fleas Out of Your Home
Health Tip: Don't Take Stress to Bed
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