Health & Wellness

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:15:25 EST Too Little Sleep May Quadruple Your Risk for Colds: Study

Fewer than six hours a night linked to higher rate of illness, researchers say

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:15:23 EST Women Who Breast-Feed Less Likely to Have MS Relapse: Study

But protective effect seems to last only about as long as exclusive nursing does

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:16:58 EST Low Testosterone Therapy Pros and Cons

WebMD discusses the risks and benefits of testosterone therapy for men with low testosterone levels.

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:52:35 EST COPD: Ways to Avoid Weight Loss

If you have COPD, your calorie requirements may be higher than you think. A person with COPD can burn 10 times as many calories breathing as a healthy person. Here are 11 feel-better foods and beverages that are rich in calories and nutrients.

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:15:30 EST Two Measures of Heart Health May Hint at Seniors' Independence

Researchers eye earlier detection of decline

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:15:27 EST Knee, Hip Replacement Surgeries Linked to Heart Risks

Odds are highest in the month following the procedure, study finds

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:15:33 EST Impulsive, Agitated Behaviors May Be Warning Signs for Suicide

New study of more than 2,800 people with depression might give clearer clues to state of mind, experts say

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:15:44 EST Hate Hangovers? Then Don't Drink Too Much

Researchers say supposed cures don't chase away that woozy morning-after misery

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:17:17 EST FDA Warns of Joint Pain Tied to Common Type 2 Diabetes Drugs

Agency advises users with such symptoms to contact their doctor

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:44:08 EST 11 Possible Heart Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore

WebMD article on 11 possible symptoms of heart problems that you may not be aware of, such as dizziness, fatigue, and nausea.

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:15:46 EST Bread Recalled Due to Possible Glass Fragments

Bread Recalled Due to Possible Glass Fragments

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:12:55 EST Drink Water Before Meals to Lose Weight?

Drinking about 16 ounces of water 30 minutes before meals can help with weight loss for obese adults, new research suggests.

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:15:59 EST Obesity May Be Linked to Greater Risk of Stillbirth

High blood pressure, placental problems could be the connection, researchers say

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:15:57 EST Many Parents Unaware of Dangers E-Cigarettes Pose to Little Kids: Survey

Users should store liquid nicotine where small children can't find it, researchers say

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 09:15:54 EST Could Oral Contraceptives Help Ease Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Only association was seen, and older women shouldn't take the pill to treat symptoms, experts say

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 01:15:54 EST FDA Approves Second Drug in New Class of Cholesterol-Lowering Medications

Trials showed Repatha slashed 'bad' LDL cholesterol levels in those who couldn't tolerate statins

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:15:54 EST High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy May Reappear Later in Life: Study

Genetics might play a key role in the findings, researchers say

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:15:57 EST Black Women at Raised Risk of Carrying Breast Cancer Genes

In study of those under 50 with invasive form of disease, 12 percent had BRCA1, BRCA2 mutations

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:15:48 EST Despite Pockets of Resistance, Most U.S. Kids Getting Vaccinated

Health officials call the finding heartening, but worry about lingering opposition to inoculations

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:18:40 EST FDA Warns 3 Cigarette Companies Over Claims

FDA Warns 3 Cigarette Companies Over Claims

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:15:58 EST Growth Hormone May Lower Odds of Fractures in Older Women

But researcher says high cost, need to get shots in clinics make it an unlikely osteoporosis treatment

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:15:56 EST Antibiotics Linked to Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Researchers don't know if the drugs signal developing disease, or contribute to it

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:15:47 EST Even Short Bouts of Activity May Help Kids' Health

Three minutes every half hour for three hours lowered blood sugar levels, study says

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:20:49 EST Why Your Child Is Stressed: 10 Reasons

This WebMD story offers reasons why children are feeling stressed and what parents can do to help.

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 09:15:38 EST Liver Damage From Hepatitis C More Widespread Than Thought

If left undetected, it can lead to liver failure and even death, study authors note

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:15:58 EST Oldest Sister at Greater Risk of Obesity, Study Contends

Researcher suggests firstborns may have decreased blood supply, nutrients in womb

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:16:06 EST Most Don't Need 'Bridging' When They Stop Warfarin Temporarily

Clot risk doesn't appear to rise without additional drug treatment, study finds

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:16:00 EST Awareness of Memory Problems Fades a Few Years Before Dementia: Study

Finding based on nearly 2,100 older adults who were assessed annually for more than 10 years

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:15:58 EST Flu Vaccines Offer About 6 Months of Protection, Study Finds

Early fall seems to be best time for immunization, researchers say

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:15:57 EST Impotence Drug Aids Treatment of Rare Lung Disease: Study

Combining Cialis, blood pressure med helped patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:33:01 EST HIV and Aging: Health, Planning, and More

More people with HIV are living longer than in the past. Read how HIV affects aging and how to plan for getting older if you have HIV.

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:15:41 EST Blood Test May One Day Predict Breast Cancer Relapse

Circulating tumor DNA analysis spots stray cells months before scans detect recurrence, researchers say

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:15:45 EST Medical Groups Endorse Early Exposure to Peanut Products for High-Risk Infants

Interim guidance issued in response to study that found exposure lowered chances of allergy by 80 percent

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:15:43 EST Mixed Findings on Pot's Effect on the Developing Brain

One of two new studies suggests marijuana use in teen years might be more harmful for males

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:15:40 EST Household Dust Harbors Thousands of Microbial Species

Geography, pets and gender of housemates make a difference in types of bacteria, fungi found

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:51:37 EST 5 Ways to Deal With Teen Angst

Is your teen moody, stressed out? Most teens are. Here are tips on easing teen angst and stress.

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:42:03 EST 2M Pounds of Turkey Bacon Products Recalled

2M Pounds of Turkey Bacon Products Recalled

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:29:35 EST Allergan Recalls Contaminated Eye Ointments

Allergan is voluntarily recalling certain lots of various eye ointments because some users said they were contaminated, the pharmaceutical company announced.

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:15:45 EST False-Positive Mammogram Result Traumatic for Most Women: Study

Majority had issues such as anxiety, sleeplessness, often persisting long after being declared cancer-free

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:15:43 EST Many Kids Tossing Fruits, Veggies in Trash Since New U.S. School Lunch Rules

Although youngsters put produce on their trays, they're throwing out about a third more, study found

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:15:41 EST American Kids Growing Fatter Than Their Canadian Cousins

Rates for school children differ significantly, CDC study finds

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:15:37 EST Parents' Clothing Can Infect Newborns in Intensive Care

Researchers tested for respiratory syncytial virus

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:18:40 EST Many Young Adults Think Hookahs, E-Cigs Safer Than Cigarettes

Researchers say advertising may influence perceptions

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:27:04 EST New High-Tech Tools to Help Control Diabetes

New high-tech devices may make it easier for many of the nation’s 21 million people with diabetes to control the disease.

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:23:25 EST Mom's Healthy Diet Linked to Lower Heart Defect Risk at Birth

Researchers looked at what women ate before getting pregnant

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:20:09 EST Exercise, Supplements Like Fish Oil Won't Keep Elderly Sharper: Studies

Two trials cast doubt on these widely touted strategies

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:20:07 EST Acupuncture Best for Hot Flashes in Breast Cancer Survivors: Study

Even 'sham' acupuncture beat one frequently used medication

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:15:34 EST Flu Vaccine Protects Nursing Home Residents, Study Finds

Despite debate on effectiveness in elderly, it saved thousands of lives, prevented hospitalizations

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:15:41 EST Many Parents Put 'Food Pressure' on Their Kids, Study Finds

Overweight moms, dads often limit food intake, while those of normal weight push children to eat more

Mon, 24 Aug 2015 17:15:50 EST Travel Time Can Hamper Follow-Up Chemo, Study Says

The farther the location, the less likely patients got treatment after cancer surgery


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