Sunday, December 10, 2017

New Gene Therapy May Be Cure for 'Bubble Boy' Disease
Another Gene Therapy Breakthrough Against Hemophilia
Are Women With Parkinson's at a Disadvantage?
Moms' Soda Habit in Pregnancy May Boost Kids' Odds for Asthma
Staring at Solar Eclipse Burned Holes in Woman's Retinas
Got Scabies? Here's What to Do
What to Do If Someone's Bleeding Badly
Repeat Infection Likely for Men With HPV
Just a Little Weight Loss May Cut Breast Cancer Risk
'Love Hormone' May Strengthen the Dog-Human Bond
Germs on International Space Station Just Like Those Back Home
How Hospitals Can Go Green
Preventing Childhood Accidents at Home
Health Highlights: Dec. 8, 2017
Health Tip: Prevent the Spread of Norovirus
Health Tip: Starting a Tooth Brushing Routine Early
Ted Koppel's Fight to Make COPD Headline News
U.S. Gun Sales Rose After Sandy Hook Massacre: Study
Are Good Kidneys Going to Waste?
For Breast Cancer Patients, Less Time on Hormonal Meds?
When a Preemie Goes Home, Dad Stresses Out
Have Eczema? No Need for Bleach Baths, Study Suggests
Genes Start Mutating Soon After Life Begins, Study Finds
As Hearing Fades With Age, Dementia Risk May Rise
Alzheimer's Cases to Double by 2060: Report
Powerful Clot-Busting Drugs Not Useful After Leg Blockages: Study
Acupuncture May Ease Pain Tied to Breast Cancer Care
Creating Your Family Health Tree
Health Highlights: Dec. 7, 2017
Health Tip: Preparing For Endurance Exercises
Health Tip: How a Cochlear Implant Works
Birth Control Pill Tied to Slight Rise in Breast Cancer Risk
Gene Therapy May Allow Hemophilia Patients to Go Without Meds
Healthy Living May Ease Some MS Symptoms
Coming Soon: A Gel That Could Help Save Soldiers' Eyes
Tough Flu Season Ahead: Vaccine May Only Be 10% Effective
New Breast Cancer Drug May Benefit Younger Women, Too
Boy's Double Hand Transplant Changed His Brain
U.S. Courts, Jails Could Be Key Players in Curbing Opioid Abuse
Smoggy Streets May Make Daily Walk a Health Hazard
Are Women Naturally Fitter Than Men?
Patients OK With Fewer Opioids After Gallbladder Surgery
Shhhh! Patients Are Sleeping
4 Steps for Healthier Nails
Ozempic Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
Health Highlights: Dec. 6, 2017
Health Tip: Staying Safe in a Parking Lot
Health Tip: 11 Harmful Effects of Smoking
Local Smoke-Free Laws Tied to Fewer Lung Cancer Cases
Do Heat Waves Shave Dollars Off a Baby's Future Earnings?
Smokers 10 Times More Likely to Use Pot Daily
Later School Start Times Do Help Kids Feel Rested: Study
Checking Prices for Medical Procedures Online? Good Luck
As Tax Bill Unfolds, What's In Store for Obamacare's Individual Mandate?
Gene Discovery May Help Fight Alzheimer's
Your Doc Is Away? Substitute Doctors a Safe Option, Study Finds
Diet May Help Fight Epilepsy When Meds Fail
Dating Violence Tied to Spankings in Childhood
Insurance Ups the Odds of Beating Cancer
7 Signs You'd Benefit From a Fitness Assessment
Health Highlights: Dec. 5, 2017
Health Tip: Fight Seasonal Affective Disorder
Health Tip: Diagnosing Pneumonia
Steep Rise in Deaths for People Hospitalized After Opioid OD
#MeToo No More?
The Buzz on How Flies Spread Disease
Will CVS-Aetna Merger Mean Cheaper Health Care?
For Teens, Vaping Today May Lead to Smoking Tomorrow
Even Non-Heart Surgery May Harm Your Heart
Taking Your Meds? A Digital Pill Can Tell
Better Balance at Every Age
Noisy Commutes Could Cause Long-Lasting Damage
Smartphone Pics Help Docs ID Kids' Skin Condition
Think Before You Drink
Health Highlights: Dec. 4, 2017
Health Tip: Understanding Family Cancer Syndrome
Health Tip: Managing Diabetes When You Have The Flu
Flu Can Have Dangerous Domino Effect on Older Adults
People With Epilepsy May Gain From Common Sleep Apnea Treatment
Lung Cancer Drug Targets 'Hidden' HIV in French Patient
Poetry Judged by the Picture It Paints
Can Scrotal Vein Condition Hike Heart Risks?
Gum Disease Tied to Yet Another Deadly Illness
Informed Football Refs Better at Spotting Suspected Concussions
Breathing Trouble May Follow Preemies to Adulthood
FDA Approves Monthly Dose of Opioid Addiction Treatment
HIV Is Gaining Resistance to Lifesaving Drugs
Lock Eyes With Your Baby, Synchronize Brain Waves?
5 Things You Should Know About Cervical Cancer
3 Signs You'd Be Happier With a New Job
Some Cigars Pack Bigger Nicotine Punch Than Cigarettes
FDA Approves 'Biosimilar' Drug Ogivri for Breast, Stomach Cancers
Once-Monthly Injection Approved for Opioid Addiction
Health Highlights: Dec. 1, 2017
Health Tip: Help Prevent Snoring
Health Tip: Talk to Your Child About Sexting
Patients More Prone to Complain About Younger Doctors
Cops on 'Spice' Raids Getting High by Accident
Could Your Coffee Habit Lengthen Your Life?
Do Receding Hairlines Mean Receding Heart Health in Men?
Does 'Smartphone Addiction' Show Up in Teens' Brains?
Newborns in Pain Might Not Show It
Another Opioid Scourge: Dangerous Infections
Study: Tougher Gun Laws Help Prevent Domestic Violence Deaths
Resistance to Popular Antibiotic Likely Began Years Before Human Use
U.S.-Funded HIV Prevention Effort Reaps Rewards in Uganda
'Pill Mill' Docs Only Partly to Blame for Opioid Epidemic
Time Management for Busy Families
Health Highlights: Nov. 30, 2017
Health Tip: Drive Safely During a Snow Storm
Health Tip: Childproof Your Home
60 Percent of U.S. Kids Could Be Obese by Age 35
New Migraine Drugs Show Promise
Chuck Norris Says MRI Dye Harmed Wife's Brain, But Study Finds No Link
Does Marriage Help Preserve Your Brain?
Small Changes Could Keep Seniors Driving Longer
New 'Patch' May Repair Damaged Hearts
Modern Times May Mean Weaker Biceps for Women
Mom's Childhood Trauma May Affect Daughter, Too
Electrical Pulses May Ease Pain From 'Slipped' Disc
What You Don't Know About Drug Interactions Could Hurt You
Many NFL Players Found to Have Enlarged Aortas
Steroid Injections for Arthritic Hips: More Trouble Than They're Worth?
Don't Be a Dumbbell: Work Out With Weights
Bone Treats a Dangerous Stocking Stuffer for Dogs
Health Highlights: Nov. 29, 2017
Health Tip: Choose Healthier Snacks
Health Tip: Identifying Common Bladder Problems in Women
Patients React Poorly When Docs Say 'No'
HIV Diagnoses Occurring More Quickly, CDC Says
Sniffing Out the Best Allergy Treatment
More Docs Specializing in Nursing Home Care
Don't Delay Hip Fracture Surgery. Here's Why
Chronic Pain Common Among Those Who OD on Opioids
6 Percent of Cancers Caused by Excess Weight, Diabetes
This Weight-Loss Strategy May Not Help Your Knees
Intense Workouts May Boost Memory
Care for Caregivers
How Fast-Food Cues Can Lead You to Overeat
Health Highlights: Nov. 28, 2017
Health Tip: Prevent Drowsy Driving
Health Tip: Why Get a Cholesterol Test?
Arthritis No Longer Just a Disease of the Old
Is It Time to Scrap the Pap Test?
Controversial MS Treatment Found to Be Ineffective
Bullied Teens More Likely to Take Weapons to School
Seeking Better Sleep? Here's One Simple Step to Help
Pot May Alter Brain Function of Some With HIV
From Horses to Humans: Uncovering a Clue to Sore Throats
With Diabetes, Be on the Alert for Foot Sores
Memo to Doctors: Spit Out the Bad News
A Pantry Makeover for a Healthier Diet
Can Trees Curb Asthma Flare-Ups in Polluted Cities?
Zika Nerve Damage May Stem From Body's Response to the Virus
Health Highlights: Nov. 27, 2017
Health Tip: How to Clean a Breast Pump
Health Tip: Seniors at Heightened Risk of Foodborne Illness
Brush Up on Fall Allergies Before Tackling the Leaves
Deer Hunters: Put Safety First