Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Is the 'Anti-Statin' Trend Threatening Lives?
Many Primary Care Docs May Miss Prediabetes
Even a One-Minute Run Might Help a Woman's Bones
Does Your Child Really Have a Food Allergy?
Is Kissing Etiquette 'Hardwired?'
One Stroke Raises Risk for Another, Even Years Later: Study
Videotaping Sleepers Raises CPAP Use
Just a Few Vaccine Refusers Could Endanger Many
Obesity in Teen Years Tied to Colon Cancer Risk in Adulthood
Meds by Monthly Injection Might Revolutionize HIV Care
Treating ADHD May Help Curb Later Drinking, Drug Problems
Obese Don't Have to Lose Weight Before Joint Replacement: Study
Most American Men Qualify as 'Overfat'
Can't Get to the Gym? Work Out in Your Office!
Health Highlights: July 24, 2017
Health Tip: Avoid Recipes With Raw Egg
Health Tip: Adapting After Hip Replacement
A Reminder That Meds and Grapefruit Don't Always Mix
The Scoop on Avoiding 'Brain Freeze'
Most Murdered U.S. Women Killed By Husbands, Boyfriends, Exes
Here's Why a Soda With That Burger Is Especially Fattening
Cows May Offer Clues to an AIDS Vaccine
Nearly 1 in 5 U.S. Adults Has Mental Illness or Drug Problem
High-Dose Flu Shot May Help Nursing Home Residents Avoid Hospital
Donor-Sperm Kids No Different From Their Peers: Study
Can Dirty Diapers Offer Clues to the Infant Brain?
An 'Active' Workstation Won't Lower Your Job Performance
Surgery for ACL Tear Often Successful Over Long Term
Estrogen May Influence Women's Depression Risk
Blame Diabetes: Rates of 2 Nerve Conditions on the Rise
Making the Most of Childhood Wellness Visits
Health Highlights: July 21, 2017
Health Tip: Eat Less Sugar
Health Tip: If Heartburn Doesn't Go Away
What's Ahead for Health Reform in 2018?
Senator McCain Faces a Tough Cancer Foe
Oxygen Therapy Revives Brain of Toddler Who Nearly Drowned
Scans May Show Consciousness in 'Comatose' Patients
Wider Access to Meds Cuts Global AIDS Deaths in Half
Laser Therapy Shows Promise Against Eye 'Floaters'
Travelers to Europe Need Measles Protection: CDC
Sen. John McCain Has Brain Cancer
Insured, But Still Barred From Top-Tier Cancer Centers
Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Slight Increase in Autism
Targeting 9 Risk Factors Could Prevent 1 in 3 Dementia Cases: Study
More Patients OK'd for Cancer Trials Under Obamacare: Study
How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?
MRI Approved for Young Infants in Intensive Care
Health Highlights: July 20, 2017
Health Tip: Ease the Pain of a Blister
Health Tip: Talking in Your Sleep
Good Diet, Exercise While Pregnant Could Cut C-section Risk
Healthy Heart in 20s, Better Brain in 40s?
As Your Weight Creeps Up, So Does Your Risk of Heart Failure
Many Terminal Cancer Patients Remain in Denial
'Smart' Robot Technology Could Give Stroke Rehab a Boost
Study Traces All Dogs to Gray Wolves in Europe
Losing Medicaid Tough on People Battling Depression: Study
Researchers Grow Functioning Liver Tissue in Mice
'Nipple-Sparing' Mastectomies Don't Raise Odds of Cancer's Return: Study
Doctors' Group Offers Ideas for Easing Cancer Costs
How Princess Diana's Death Saved French Lives
Early Menopause May Be Tied to Type 2 Diabetes
Can Fetal Alcohol Damage Be Undone?
Resisting the Seduction of a Buffet
Health Highlights: July 19, 2017
Health Tip: Preventing Diabetic Foot Sores
Health Tip: Getting Too Much Sun?
As Efforts to Repeal Obamacare Fail, Future of Health Care Reform in Limbo
Easing Opioid Dose May Improve Pain and Quality of Life
More Than 100 Million Americans Have Diabetes or Prediabetes: CDC
Most Women Should Forgo Ovarian Cancer Screening: Panel
Health Bill Flatlining as 2 More GOP Senators Defect
More Evidence That Midlife Weight Gain Harms Your Health
Special Training Plus Medication Might Help People With Advanced Alzheimer's
Little Evidence That Vasectomy Raises Prostate Cancer Risk
High-Dose Vitamin D May Not Curb Kids' Colds
Reducing Repeat Hospitalizations Doesn't Harm Patients: Study
Dozens of Potential Alzheimer's Meds in the Pipeline
Women Driven to Be Thinner When Husband Is Hot
Can Poor Sleep Boost Odds for Alzheimer's?
Many People Can't Spot a Faked Photo, Study Finds
Create Your Own Quit-Smoking Plan
Nerlynx Approved to Help Prevent Breast Cancer's Return
Health Highlights: July 18, 2017
Health Tip: Eating Well
Health Tip: Protect Your Eyes During Summer
McCain's Recovery Time After Surgery Uncertain, Experts Say
Many Americans Unaware of This Year's Heavy Tick Season: Poll
Not All Plant Foods Are Equal
Teens Keep Building Bone After They Stop Growing: Study
Not All Fidos Are Friendly
Some Medicines Boost Sensitivity to Sun
Could Artificial Sweeteners Raise Your Odds for Obesity?
A Healthy Diet May Help Ward Off Dementia
Can Daily Crossword Protect You From Dementia?
Big Baby, Heavier Kid?
Impaired Eyesight May Be First Sign of Zika Damage in Babies
Smart Steps for Sun Protection
Parents, Get Your Teens Their Vaccines!
9/11 Survivors More Likely to Have Heart, Lung Diseases
Health Highlights: July 17, 2017
Health Tip: Balancing Stress at Work
Health Tip: Check the Water Before Swimming
One Social Hour a Week Can Help Someone With Dementia
Flip-flops: Fun in the Sun, but Tough on Feet
Lower Back Injuries Plague Many Athletes
New Diabetes Treatment Teaches Rogue Immune Cells to Behave
Despite Warnings, Kids Are Still Dying in Hot Cars
Sound Sleep May Help You Junk the Junk Food
Timing Is Everything With Heart Attacks
Our Gorilla Cousins Harbor Mono-Like Virus, Too
Asthma Control Essential in Pregnancy, Study Suggests
Working Too Much Might Tip Heart Into Irregular Rhythm
After Couples Fight, Making Up Differs for Him and Her
4 Ways to Look Younger Longer
Health Highlights: July 14, 2017
Health Tip: Boosting Your Memory
Health Tip: At Risk of Heat Illness?
Revised Senate Bill Would Allow Bare-Bones Health Plans
White Collar Workers at Higher Odds of Death From ALS, Parkinson's
Boxers, MMA Fighters May Face Long-Term Harm to Brain: Study
Thyroid Problems May Make Things Worse for Dialysis Patients
Quitting Smoking Can Bring Healthier Sinuses Years Later: Study
Ending U.S. Opioid Abuse Epidemic Will Take Years: Report
Painkiller Misuse Remains a Pressing Problem Across U.S.
PTSD After Head Injury May Signal Brain Changes
Experimental Vaccines Might Shield Fetus From Zika
Are Big Men More Prone to Aggressive Prostate Cancer?
'Observation' Best Option for Most Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
Genes May Explain Why Kids With Autism Avoid Eye Contact
Study Spots Cause of Global Outbreak of Infections Tied to Heart Surgeries
When Opinions Threaten Friendships
Health Highlights: July 13, 2017
Health Tip: Learn About Pasteurization
Health Tip: Getting Toddlers to Try New Foods
FDA Panel OKs What May Soon Be First Gene Therapy Approved in U.S.
Better Diet, Longer Life?
Painkiller Prescriptions More Prone to Errors If Handwritten
CT Scans Might Help Gauge Heart Attack Risk
Breast-Feeding May Lower Risk of MS, Study Says
Many High School Principals Know Little About Concussions
Fewer U.S. Dollars Spent on Cardiac Arrest Research: Study
New Test May Help Spot Pancreatic Cancer Early
Taking the Stairs May Soon Get Easier
Does Stress Worsen Chemical Harms in Pregnancy?
No Sign That Antidepressants in Pregnancy Harm Kids' Brains: Study
Climate Change Delivers 'Double Whammy' to 4 in 10 Americans
Walking Rates Are Key to a Country's Obesity Levels
Too Few Children Get EpiPen When Needed: Study
Weighing Portions Adds Up to Weight Loss
Health Highlights: July 12, 2017
Health Tip: Battling Muscle Cramps?
Health Tip: If Lifestyle Interferes With Sleep
Did Grandpa's Insomnia Serve an Evolutionary Purpose?
Docs Should Counsel Even Healthy People on Diet, Exercise, Experts Say
CPAP Mask Not a Prescription for Heart Troubles
JFK's Long, Silent Struggle With Back Pain
Med Switch Not Always Best Choice With Tough Depression
Malaria Drug Protected Mouse Fetus From Zika: Study
Do Moms Who Smoke in Pregnancy Raise Their Odds for a Troubled Teen?
Easier Colon Exam Boosts Screening, But Insurers May Not Pay
Early Parkinson's May Prompt Vision Problems
Pregnancy Complication Costs U.S. Billions
How to Prevent Future Couch Potatoes
Health Highlights: July 11, 2017
Health Tip: Parenting a College Freshman
Health Tip: Take Care of Kids Exercising in Summer Heat
Daily Jolt of Java May Bring Longer Life
New Hope in Search for Vaccine Against Gonorrhea
Viagra Might Make for a Safer, More Effective Stent
Can a Spritz of 'Love Hormone' Help Kids With Autism?
Lumosity Brain-Training Didn't Boost Thinking Skills: Study
Fatal First-Time Heart Attacks More Common in Blacks: Study
Most Medicaid Recipients Happy With Their Health Care: Survey
How Poor Sleep Might Raise Odds for Alzheimer's
Most Breast Cancer Patients Have Help Choosing Treatments
More U.S. Patients Are Recording Their Doctor Visits
Dad-to-Be's Age Can Affect Fertility Treatment Success
Sugary Drinks in Pregnancy Tied to Heavier Kids Later
Medication Mistakes Have Doubled in U.S. Since 2000: Study
Living With Purpose May Help Seniors Sleep Soundly
For Holocaust Survivors, Raised Risk of Cancer
Reset Your Taste Buds for Less Sugar
Health Highlights: July 10, 2017
Health Tip: Don't Pass the Salt, Please
Health Tip: When Air Quality is Poor