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Aging Issues

( - LOS ANGELES, Calif. - (July 26, 2017) — If there’s one thing that people love and are willing to spend money on, it’s anything which will keep them looking young and feeling great.

Jul 26, 2017 - 3:26:03 PM


( - Closing the college attainment gap among minority and low-income students has been a longstanding challenge for education policy makers.

Jul 26, 2017 - 3:20:52 PM

Heart Health

( - COLUMBUS, Ohio – There’s good news when it comes to our heart’s sinoatrial node (SAN), the body’s natural pacemaker.

Jul 26, 2017 - 3:09:08 PM

News : National

( - WASHINGTON – The American Psychological Association questioned President Trump’s announced ban on transgender people serving “in any capacity” in the U.S. military

Jul 26, 2017 - 3:02:34 PM

Aging Issues

( - BRONX, N.Y., July 26, 2017 -- Scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine have found that stem cells in the brain's hypothalamus govern how fast aging occurs in the body.

Jul 26, 2017 - 2:54:56 PM

Addiction Issues

( - Behind his dimpled smile and comical laugh, Talon Hendrickson-Zimmerman has the kind of carefree spirit that could be hard for anyone to forget.

Jul 26, 2017 - 2:48:12 PM

Cancer Issues

( - WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – African-Americans typically have worse outcomes from smoking-related cancers than Caucasians, but the reasons for this remain elusive.

Jul 26, 2017 - 2:43:28 PM

Autism Issues

( - UCLA researchers have discovered that children with autism have a tell-tale difference on brain tests compared with other children.

Jul 26, 2017 - 2:39:06 PM


( - Aggressive combination treatments for high blood pressure that are intended to protect the kidneys may actually be damaging the organs

Jul 26, 2017 - 2:35:20 PM

Cancer Issues

( - All too frequently doctors are faced with the challenge of breaking bad news to patients.

Jul 26, 2017 - 2:28:24 PM

News : National

( - Sinus infections are one of the most common reasons patients walk out of the doctor’s office with an antibiotic prescription in hand.

Jul 26, 2017 - 1:53:18 PM

Alcoholism Issues

( - Many studies of alcohol use disorders (AUDs) use tasks that involve monetary rewards or losses to examine individual decision-making vis-à-vis alcohol and other substance use.

Jul 26, 2017 - 1:44:16 PM

HIV Issues

( - WASHINGTON, DC  — A ten-fold increase in some types of bacteria living under the foreskin can increase a man’s risk of HIV infection by up to 63 percent

Jul 26, 2017 - 1:32:08 PM


( - Silver Spring, MD: A new study in Obesity investigated the impact of diet quality in mid-to-late-adulthood on visceral and liver fat not solely relying on Body Mass Index (BMI).

Jul 26, 2017 - 1:27:38 PM

Skin Care

( - BINGHAMTON, NY – Why use regular sunscreen when you can apply a DNA film to your skin?

Jul 26, 2017 - 1:19:07 PM


( - “During consideration of proposals related to the Affordable Care Act, the American Medical Association urges Senators to consider the impact their votes will have on the health of all Americans.

Jul 26, 2017 - 12:51:36 PM

News : National

( - Coconut water is not water with coconut flavor added. It's the clear fluid inside the coconut, not to be confused with coconut milk, which is an emulsion of coconut water and fresh grated coconut. So coconut water is a type of juice.

Jul 26, 2017 - 12:43:26 PM

Food and Nutrition

( - Smoothies can be a nutritious addition to your diet. However, they also can add a lot of unforeseen calories, especially when a smoothie is simply a beverage with a meal.

Jul 26, 2017 - 12:35:50 PM


( - In 2002, the FDA approved Essure, the first – and only – permanent contraceptive device for women, touted as highly effective and nonsurgical. Fifteen years later, there have been more than 16,000 adverse events....

Jul 26, 2017 - 12:29:26 PM

Plastic Surgery

( - New York, NY, July 26, 2017 – For many women, breast reconstruction is a process rather than a single procedure. Some women have experienced complications, particularly with implants, that require additional surgery.

Jul 26, 2017 - 12:23:30 PM


( - With greater advancements in technology being made each year people are spending more time playing computer games than ever.

Jul 26, 2017 - 12:06:45 PM

Veterans Issues

( - American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, which has been working to support the U.S. military, veterans, and military animals for more than 100 years....

Jul 26, 2017 - 11:44:48 AM


( - Congress should take a vote on simply repealing ObamaCare. Republicans should be forced to go on the record to show how they keep—or renege on—their campaign promises.

Jul 26, 2017 - 8:35:23 AM

Dental Issues

( - Researchers at Karolinska Institutet, using register data, have examined utilisation of dental health services and oral health among a large number of individuals before and after a dementia diagnosis.

Jul 26, 2017 - 7:20:05 AM

Stroke Issues

( - My mother had a stroke six months ago. Her mobility has returned to near normal. She can read and understands others when they speak.

Jul 25, 2017 - 1:22:11 PM


( - In light of a new study published last week, showing that artificial sweeteners do not help in weight management and may be associated with increased BMI and cardiometabolic risk....

Jul 25, 2017 - 1:07:59 PM

Children's Health

( - CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., July 25, 2017 – A series of educational videos delivered by text or email successfully encouraged new mothers to use safe sleep practices for their babies

Jul 25, 2017 - 12:53:45 PM

Pain Issues

( - Pain in the shoulder is a relatively common ailment that can be caused by a range of different medical problems. The shoulder is a complex joint that has a very responsible position in the human body.

Jul 25, 2017 - 12:01:49 PM

Patient Issues

( - As the debate surrounding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) looms in the U.S. Congress, Johns Hopkins researchers are weighing in on one aspect of the law.

Jul 25, 2017 - 11:42:56 AM

Women's Health

( - ST. LOUIS, MO  – SLUCare obstetricians are leading a clinical trial at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital that investigates a possible approach to treat postpartum hemorrhage, the leading cause of perinatal maternal death around the world.

Jul 25, 2017 - 11:35:36 AM

Eye Care

( - A solar eclipse will be visible across North America for 2 to 3 hours on Monday, August 21, 2017. Watching the moon slowly block out the sun is a rare opportunity but should be attempted with caution.

Jul 25, 2017 - 11:26:26 AM

HIV Issues

( - Chapel Hill, NC – A multidisciplinary research team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been awarded more than $5.6 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)....

Jul 25, 2017 - 11:20:24 AM

Cancer Issues

( - Aging black men are at much greater risk of dying prematurely of colorectal cancer than any other group in the United States

Jul 25, 2017 - 11:13:51 AM


( - For patients undergoing surgery to repair a bunion deformity of the foot, non-weight-bearing x‑rays taken immediately after surgery can provide a good estimate of the risk

Jul 25, 2017 - 11:01:18 AM

Children's Health

( - Even the proudest of parents may struggle to find some semblance of meaning behind the seemingly random mish-mash of letters that often emerge from a toddler’s first scribbled and scrawled attempts at putting words on paper.

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:49:17 AM

Obesity Issues

( - TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — People who experience unpredictable childhoods due to issues such as divorce, crime or frequent moves face a higher risk of becoming obese as adults

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:42:56 AM


( - New York City -  Cigarette smoking is one behavior that can lead to poor postoperative outcomes in spine operations, a very common procedure. However, smoking is one of the toughest habits to break.

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:35:47 AM


( - Copper has long been known for its ability to kill bacteria and other microbes.

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:29:27 AM

Alcoholism Issues

( - It’s no secret that university life often includes alcohol use, which can sometimes cause harm. Yet harm can also extend beyond the drinker, such as “secondhand harm” that is caused by intoxicated people:

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:22:23 AM

Women's Health

( - New York, NY, July 2017 – The vast majority of American women are expected to develop uterine fibroids at some point in their lives.

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:10:59 AM

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