Hanging-type deaths rose more than gun-related suicides since 1999, CDC says.

Suicide Rates in USA Rising Faster Outside Cities

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 06:21:08

Hanging-type deaths rose more than gun-related suicides since 1999, CDC says

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Prolonged treatment to prevent clots may increase bleeding risk in some patients, researchers warn.

Stent Patients Face Higher Risk of Death After Bleeding, Clots

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:19:47

Prolonged treatment to prevent clots may increase bleeding risk in some patients, researchers warn

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Study of 6,200 women finds the food linked to lower risk of death after nearly a decade of follow-up

Soy is not only Safe, but also Protective for Breast Cancer Survivors

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:05:09

Study of 6,200 women finds the food linked to lower risk of death after nearly a decade of follow-up

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Research shows association with increased odds for stomach tumors as well.

Being Obese Increases Risk for Esophageal & Stomach Cancer

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 12:59:42

Research shows association with increased odds for stomach tumors as well

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30 percent of fatal opioid overdoses involved both types of meds, but number of patients prescribed both has spiked.

Taking Opioid Painkillers with Common Anxiety & Sleep Medications can be a Deadly Overdose-Study.

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:05:46

30 percent of fatal opioid overdoses involved both types of meds, but number of people prescribed both has spiked

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People who ate least amount of this protein slightly more likely to develop type 2 disease, study suggests.

Can Gluten-Free Diet Increase Your Diabetes Risk? Yes, Says Study

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:44:27

People who ate least amount of this protein slightly more likely to develop type 2 disease, study suggests

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Up to 40 percent experienced temporary remission, small study finds.

Intensive Treatment Shows Potential Against Type 2 Diabetes

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 06:03:36

Up to 40 percent experienced temporary remission, small study finds

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Prescribing narcotic painkillers for 3 days or less may lower chances of addiction, study finds.

Opioid Dependency Can Start in Just a Few Days

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 17:00:00

Prescribing narcotic painkillers for 3 days or less may lower chances of addiction, study finds

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One report warns of 3 women blinded by macular degeneration treatment in 'trial,' another details success story.

Stem cells offers hope for people with Vision Loss but with some perils

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 10:12:13

One report warns of 3 women blinded by macular degeneration treatment in 'trial,' another details success story

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Establishing regular bedtime early on may pay dividends in elementary school, study suggests

Poor Sleep During Preschool Can Cause Behavioural Issues Later

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 19:00:00

Establishing regular bedtime early on may pay dividends in elementary school, study suggests

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Shorter course less expensive, equally effective in certain patients, researchers say

Is Radiation Therapy Overused in Breast Cancer Care?

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 16:00:00

Shorter course less expensive, equally effective in certain patients, researchers say

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Researchers say  the drugs wipe out the insects' beneficial gut bacteria.

There's Bad Buzz on Antibiotics for Honeybees

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:00:00

Researchers say the drugs wipe out the insects' beneficial gut bacteria.

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Skin condition cleared up just as well without use of the drugs, study found.

Antibiotics Not An Effective Treatment For Mild Eczema In Children

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:00:00

Skin condition cleared up just as well without use of the drugs, study found

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More than 80 percent of patients who suffered a stroke weren't getting adequate anti-clotting therapy

Many Irregular Heartbeat Patients Not on Meds They Need: Study

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:00:00

More than 80 percent of patients who suffered a stroke weren't getting adequate anti-clotting therapy

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Activity levels drop off equally among boys and girls, and continue dropping steadily through adolescence.

Kids Start Moving Less After Age 7, Study Finds

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 09:00:00

Activity levels drop off equally among boys and girls, and continue dropping steadily through adolescence.

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