Cystic Fibrosis Survival Better in Canada Than in U.S.

Cystic Fibrosis Survival Better in Canada Than in U.S.

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Canadians with the lung disease live about 10 years longer on average, study finds

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No difference in patient outcomes when physicians order more -- or more pricey -- tests, treatments, study finds.

Spending more doesn't always mean you get better health

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:00:00

No difference in patient outcomes when physicians order more -- or more pricey -- tests, treatments, study finds

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Narrowing of blood vessels in the retina could mimic what's happening in lower limbs, research suggests.

Can Eye Exam Spot Poor Circulation in Legs- Yes, Says Research

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 17:00:00

Narrowing of blood vessels in the retina could mimic what's happening in lower limbs, research suggests

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Study found while life span was not drastically different from those of normal weight, quality of life was.

Heart Disease Kicks in Earlier for Obese & Overweight People

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 17:00:00

Study found that weight did not affect life span as much as quality of life

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Study couldn't prove cause and effect, but experts say it's another risk factor to heed.

Pot Use Linked to Increased Risk for Stroke, Heart Failure

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:00:00

Study couldn't prove cause and effect, but experts say it's another risk factor to heed

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Adding healthy foods such as nuts, seeds, vegetables, whole grains might help prevent premature demise, researchers suggest.

Poor Choice of Diet Can Cause Deaths Due to Heart Disease, Stroke-Study

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:00:00

Adding healthy foods such as nuts, seeds, vegetables, whole grains might help prevent premature demise, researchers suggest

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Doctors should screen earlier for signs of trouble in people with this gene variant, researcher suggests.

Sickle Cell Trait in Black People May Double the Risk for Kidney Failure

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Doctors should screen earlier for signs of trouble in people with this gene variant, researcher suggests

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Plus, there don't seem to be any major safety concerns linked to long-term use of the drug.

Gleevec keeps CML at bay a decade into treatment: Study

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 17:00:00

Plus, there's no evidence of safety concerns linked to long-term use of the drug, researchers say

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Smartphone game benefits overweight, sedentary people most, researchers report.

Playing Pokemon Go is Beneficial for Overweight and Obese Players

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 16:00:00

Smartphone game benefits overweight, sedentary people most, researchers report

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Average sodium intake more than double the recommended daily limit for these patients, study finds.

Hypertensive Americans Still Eating Too Much Salt-Study

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:00:00

Average sodium intake more than double the recommended daily limit for these patients, study finds

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Devices were as much as 34 beats off per minute during certain exercises, study finds.

Fitness Trackers Provide Inaccurate Heart Rate

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:00:00

Devices were as much as 34 beats off per minute during certain exercises, study finds

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Study found younger patients had low levels of HDL 'good' cholesterol.

Cholesterol's Impact on Heart Attack Risk May Change With Age

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:00:00

Study found younger patients had low levels of HDL 'good' cholesterol

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If mothers have heart disease risk factors, nutrient benefits children, study suggests.

High Intake of Folic Acid in Pregnancy May Prevent High Blood Pressure in Kids

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 09:00:00

If mothers have heart disease risk factors, nutrient benefits children, study suggests

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