Advanced Search
Current and Breaking News for Professionals, Consumers and Media
Submit News  The premier electronic health news network   HealthNewsDigest.Com's RSS Feed Newsreader

Marina Plastic Surgery

Click here to learn how to advertise on this site and for ad rates.

Get our Ezine for news, products/svcs and coupons related to your health!

Children's Health

( - In the lead up to summer, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) warns parents about the dangers of children riding adult all-terrain vehicles (ATVs).

May 27, 2016 - 5:08:29 PM

News : National

( - President Kennedy first celebrated older Americans by designating May 1963 as Senior Citizens Month.

May 27, 2016 - 2:13:00 PM


( - Zika virus can infect and replicate in immune cells from the placenta, without killing them, scientists have discovered.

May 27, 2016 - 2:02:29 PM

Alcoholism Issues

( - Research from North Carolina State University and Ohio University finds that having an "alcohol identity" puts college students at greater risk of having drinking problems

May 27, 2016 - 1:52:57 PM


( - Osteoporosis is on the rise as 75 million baby boomers approach their golden years.

May 27, 2016 - 12:51:48 PM


( - Dozens of potential new protein targets for malaria vaccines have been identified and characterized on the surface of the transmitted sporozoite stage of the malaria parasite in a new research study.

May 27, 2016 - 12:45:43 PM


( - HERSHEY, Pa, -- The malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum hijacks an immune system process to invade red blood cells

May 27, 2016 - 12:38:22 PM


( - We as a society pay a lot of attention to the end results of things, but somewhat ignore the work it took to get there.

May 27, 2016 - 7:19:58 AM


( - NEW YORK (May 26, 2016) - Summer is coming and with the approach of Memorial Day, many people celebrate the holiday weekend at the coast. Birds are already there-terns, skimmers, oystercatchers, plovers-- nesting on the beach and trying to raise their chicks.

May 26, 2016 - 3:00:37 PM


( - TUCSON, Ariz. - With concern growing over a potential epidemic related to the Zika virus, a researcher from the University of Arizona has defined probable danger zones in the United States.

May 26, 2016 - 2:31:58 PM

Hearing Issues

( - Better hearing may be at your fingertips. No, don't stick your fingers in your ears. Put your hands on your computer to access free, easy-to-use online tools designed to help you live well with hearing loss.

May 26, 2016 - 1:26:52 PM


( - If you've ever wondered where the term "worker bee" comes from, consider this when you sit down for your next meal:

May 26, 2016 - 1:21:18 PM


( - BUFFALO, N.Y. - Nearly 75 percent of hospitalized patients receiving opioids for pain management are not monitored according to hospital guidelines.

May 26, 2016 - 1:14:02 PM

Hearing Issues

( - Newswise - SALT LAKE CITY, May 25, 2016 - Older Americans with some hearing loss shouldn't feel alone if they have trouble understanding British TV sagas like "Downton Abbey."

May 26, 2016 - 1:08:40 PM

Cancer Issues

( - Newswise - DURHAM, N.C. -- Scientists at the Duke Cancer Institute have identified a molecular key that breast cancer cells use to invade bone marrow in mice....

May 26, 2016 - 1:04:09 PM


( - A team of UConn chemists led by professors Steven Suib and James Rusling have developed a new material that could make hydrogen capture more commercially viable

May 26, 2016 - 12:55:03 PM


( - As the healthcare industry continues to grow big data collection becomes a more involved factor in healthcare data management and healthcare analytics.

May 26, 2016 - 12:32:51 PM


( - New York, NY, May 2016 - Lips may be a central feature on our faces, but never have lips been so central to popular cosmetic improvement efforts.

May 26, 2016 - 10:17:26 AM

Smoking Issues

( - New Haven, Conn.- Early exposure to nicotine can trigger widespread genetic changes that affect formation of connections between brain cells long after birth

May 26, 2016 - 9:15:29 AM

Heart Health

( - Boston, MA - For-profit companies often send offers for "potentially lifesaving" health screening tests through the mail.

May 26, 2016 - 8:45:01 AM

Legal Issues

( - Arlington, Va.-The National Alliance on Mental illness (NAMI) today released a guide for police leaders, Preparing for the Unimaginable....

May 25, 2016 - 2:35:48 PM

News : National

( - Family physician Richard Martin, MD, sees many patients with chronic conditions. Among them is a man in his 80s who arrives prepped by Martin's notes from his last visit.

May 25, 2016 - 1:39:30 PM

Men's Health

( - The idea of Father's Day was conceived more than a century ago by Sonora Dodd of Spokane, Wash., while she listened to a Mother's Day sermon in 1909.

May 25, 2016 - 12:41:23 PM


( - COLLEGE STATION, Texas - New research from the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health indicates that standing desks may boost worker productivity, in addition to previously known benefits including helping burn more calories and fight obesity.

May 25, 2016 - 12:32:09 PM


( - COLUMBIA, Mo. (May 25, 2016) - Approximately half of patients hospitalized with traumatic brain injuries are anemic, according to recent studies, but anemia's effects on the recovery of these patients is not clear.

May 25, 2016 - 12:26:37 PM


( - Allergies are nothing to sneeze at but you can make your home more comfortable for people who have allergies and improve your indoor air quality-by cleaning in an often forgotten place.

May 25, 2016 - 11:34:30 AM

Eye Care

( - Newswise - SAN FRANCISCO - May 25, 2016 - Researchers studying babies with a Zika virus-related birth defect say they have found previously unreported eye problems possibly linked to the virus that could result in severe visual impairment.

May 25, 2016 - 10:39:52 AM


( - Newswise - Human communication is one of the most sophisticated signalling systems, being highly cooperative and including fast interactions.

May 25, 2016 - 10:34:29 AM

Children's Health

( - Soles4Souls partnered with Metro Nashville Public Schools and the Nashville Predators to distribute roughly 10,000 pairs of shoes to local students in need during the Soles4Summer event.

May 25, 2016 - 10:20:19 AM

Food and Nutrition

( - San Francisco, CA, May 25, 2016 - For more than fifty years, we've suffered whiplash as each new scientific study seemed to contradict the preceding one and en masse, we changed our diets to conform to the latest nutritional advice - advice that was supposed to keep us healthy and slim.

May 25, 2016 - 10:05:51 AM

Cancer Issues

( - During and after chemotherapy, many cancer patients describe feeling a mental fog, a condition that has been dubbed "chemo brain." Why this happens is unclear, but researchers have found a new clue to understanding this syndrome.

May 25, 2016 - 9:23:37 AM

Cancer Issues

( - Summer is around the corner - time for cookouts and sunbathing. But too much sun can result in sunburn, which is the main cause of skin cancer.

May 25, 2016 - 9:16:28 AM

Transplant Issues

( - CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 25, 2016 - A 13-year-old Norfolk girl is the first patient to receive a transplant in a unique pediatric liver transplant partnership between Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and the University of Virginia Children's Hospital.

May 25, 2016 - 9:06:23 AM

Food and Nutrition

( - With warmer temperatures and backyard grills resuming their place in the sun, UT Southwestern Medical Center toxicologists say a few cautionary steps can help you and guests avoid food poisoning.

May 25, 2016 - 7:54:55 AM

Food and Nutrition

( - As grilling season fires up, UT Southwestern Medical Center nutritionists have cooked up a few tips to keep calorie counts in control.

May 25, 2016 - 7:52:36 AM

Cancer Issues

( - Cooking meat, including beef, pork, fish, or poultry, with high-temperature methods such as pan frying or grilling directly over an open flame can....

May 25, 2016 - 7:50:56 AM

Eye Care

( - "There are 2 reasons", says optometrists  Dr. Eric White,  "One the eyestrain it causes focusing for hours at a finite distance.

May 24, 2016 - 4:42:10 PM

Patient Issues

( - Eleven-year-old Martin Mwita, of Omaha, has made more than 300 visits to health care facilities since he was a baby. Because of sickle cell disease, he's suffered three strokes and countless other health episodes.

May 24, 2016 - 3:44:39 PM


( - Today, we unveiled a variety of new HygenX cleaning products formulated with a proprietary blend of non-toxic ingredients, free of alcohol and ammonia.

May 24, 2016 - 12:58:17 PM

Product Recall

( - Hazard: The water heaters have a space between the burner flange and the combustion chamber that allows flammable liquids or gases to contact burning flammable vapors inside the combustion chamber, posing a risk of fire or explosion.

May 24, 2016 - 12:44:37 PM

<< prev next >>

Andres Bustillo MD, FACS - Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Healthy Television

Mary Jo Rapini, MEd, LPC - Love/Relationship Columnist

Jo-Ann Heslin,

Food and Nutrition Columnist

Michael D. Shaw
Contributing Columnist

June M. Lay M.S.
Lifestyle Columnist

Wendy Lewis
Beauty Editor

Katie Couric

Walter Cronkite

Celebrity Remedies
Celebrity Remedies

Andrew Holtz, MPH
Health Journalist

Bill Ray....Renowned Photo Journalist

Health Books

Contact Us | Help | Site Map | About Us
Advertising Information | HND Press Release | Submit Information | Disclaimer

Site maintained by Simple Site Services, Inc.

Site hosted by Sanchez Productions

eXTReMe Tracker