Study found the closer the match between donor and recipient, the better the outcome.

Drug Tied to Dementia Risk is Overprescribed to Millions of American Seniors With Overactive Bladder

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 19:00:00

Lower cost might help drive doctors' choice, researchers say

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Study found the closer the match between donor and recipient, the better the outcome.

Weight, Gender Differences Between Donors & Recipients Can Affect Success of Kidney Transplants

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:00:00

Study found the closer the match between donor and recipient, the better the outcome

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U.S. report names major and unexpected sources of sodium in the American diet.

Top 5 Sources of Salt in American Foods

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:00:00

U.S. report names major and unexpected sources of sodium in the American diet

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Experts point to widespread use of smartphones as deadly distraction for drivers and walkers alike.

U.S. Pedestrian Deaths Surged to Record Levels in 2016

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:00:00

Experts point to widespread smartphone use as deadly distraction for drivers and walkers alike

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Rate of the injury rises with quinolones, but researchers say alternatives have their own hazards.

Common Post-Op Ear Drops Quinolones Tied to Eardrum Perforations in Kids

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:00:00

Rate of the injury rises with quinolones, but researchers say alternatives have their own hazards

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With cardiac arrest, they're more likely to perform procedures to clear blood vessels, study finds.

If Your Heart Stops Beating, getting immediate treatment at a specialized heart center improves your survival chance

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:48:46

With cardiac arrest, they're more likely to perform procedures to clear blood vessels, study finds

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Venom of Australia's fang blenny is a powerful opioid that might lead to better painkillers, scientist says.

Venom of Australia's Fang Blenny is a Powerful Opioid That Might Lead to Better Painkillers: Scientist says

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:00:00

Venom of Australia's fang blenny is a powerful opioid that might lead to better painkillers, scientist says

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Most people aren't prepared to manage symptoms that come with a high pollen count, allergists say.

Ready for Spring Allergies?

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:00:00

Most people aren't prepared to manage symptoms that come with a high pollen count, allergists say

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Study found link between periodontal disease and shorter lifespan, but cause-and-effect wasn't proven.

New Research Suggests That Gum Disease Is Linked With Earlier Death In Older Women

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:51:40

Study found link between periodontal disease and shorter lifespan, but cause-and-effect wasn't proven

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Use of the narcotic grew 5-fold in a decade, helped by scourge of prescription painkiller abuse.

Heroin Epidemic Expands Its Grip on America

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:37:04

Use of the narcotic grew 5-fold in a decade, helped by scourge of prescription painkiller abuse

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Pediatrician explains that marijuana affects a child's developing brain differently than an adult brain.

Parents' Pot Use a Tricky Topic When It Comes to Their Kids

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:21:08

Pediatrician explains that marijuana affects a child's developing brain differently than an adult brain

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Study suggests chances doubled of getting degenerative nervous system disease, but absolute risk remains low.

Could Electromagnetic Fields Raise a Worker's ALS Risk? Yes, Says Study

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 06:59:36

Study suggests chances doubled of getting degenerative nervous system disease, but absolute risk remains low

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It's also effective against the most common form of the disease, researchers say.

New Multiple Sclerosis Drug ocrelizumab (Ocrevus) Approved by FDA

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 12:00:00

It's also effective against the most common form of the disease, researchers say

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People who smoke cigarettes more likely to relapse after battling  drug addiction.

Smoking Slows Recovery From Drug Abuse

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:49:42

People who smoke cigarettes more likely to relapse after battling drug addiction

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Heart expert explains the difference between good and bad types.

Difference Between Good And Bad Cholesterol, Explained By Heart Expert

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 07:14:51

Heart expert explains the difference between good and bad types

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