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Women's Health

( - The largest U.S. report of elective fertility preservation outcomes to date found that 70 percent of women who froze eggs when they were younger than 38 – and thawed at least 20 eggs at a later date – had a baby.

May 27, 2022 - 11:19:15 AM

Men's Health

( - A new UCLA study has identified a gene on the Y chromosome that protects against pulmonary hypertension – a rare but fatal disease that occurs four times more often in women than men.

May 27, 2022 - 10:49:04 AM


( - As the baby formula shortage causes parents and caregivers to search for solutions to feed their infants, experts at the New Jersey Poison Control Center, based at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School....

May 27, 2022 - 10:41:30 AM


( - LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 27, 2022) — In a clinical report released on April 18, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommended resources administered by the University of Kentucky Human Development Institute (HDI) to pediatricians across the nation.

May 27, 2022 - 10:35:39 AM

News : National

( - Data from 44 hospitals in 26 states show that suicide or self-injury and depressive disorders were the primary mental health reasons children received emergency department (ED) or hospital inpatient care ....

May 27, 2022 - 9:21:20 AM

Cancer Issues

( - ROCHESTER, Minnesota — Everyone with cancer experiences it differently and all emotions are valid and important, regardless of the mix or intensity

May 27, 2022 - 9:14:01 AM

Suicide Issues

( - A history of incarceration may increase suicide attempts, particularly for women who were incarcerated at a young age, a University at Albany School of Public Health study finds.

May 27, 2022 - 8:39:19 AM

Teen Health

( -  – Enlargement of the male breast, called gynecomastia, can be a source of embarrassment and distress for teens and young men.

May 27, 2022 - 8:01:17 AM


( - ST. LOUIS - Researchers at Saint Louis University School of Medicine are enrolling volunteers in an investigational drug trial for hypogonadal men with chronic kidney disease.

May 27, 2022 - 7:51:13 AM

Food and Nutrition

( - Wide-ranging use of smart technologies is raising global agricultural production but international researchers warn this digital-age phenomenon could reap a crop of another kind – cybersecurity attacks.

May 27, 2022 - 7:39:51 AM


( - Researchers at Kobe University and Hiroshima University have successfully developed a biomarker that will enable Parkinson’s disease to be rapidly and inexpensively diagnosed from blood serum samples.

May 27, 2022 - 7:15:49 AM


( - With summer approaching, you may be eager to dust off your shoes and hit the running path. But hold on just a second.

May 27, 2022 - 7:02:48 AM

Pain Issues

( - New Haven, Conn. — Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen and aspirin are widely used to treat pain and inflammation.

May 27, 2022 - 6:52:55 AM

Cancer Issues

( - Initial study results show that an experimental drug, called nemvaleukin alfa, when used alone or in combination with another anticancer drug (pembrolizumab) may be effective in treating several types....

May 27, 2022 - 6:39:56 AM

Children's Health

( - As the nation tries to comprehend the shooting at a school in Texas that claimed 21 lives, many are now trying to find ways to have conversations with their children to help them cope.

May 26, 2022 - 11:44:31 AM


( - Supply chain issues and the lingering effects of a formula recall in February have led to a nationwide shortage of baby formula — and lots of worried parents.

May 26, 2022 - 8:17:48 AM

Vaccine Issues

( - ATLANTA—A nanoparticle vaccine that combines two proteins that induce immune responses against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the virus that has caused the global pandemic....

May 26, 2022 - 7:54:25 AM

News : National

( - COLUMBUS, Ohio – The loss of smell and taste with a COVID-19 infection during the delta surge was a prevalent symptom and wasn’t prevented by vaccination, new research suggests.

May 26, 2022 - 7:42:58 AM

Cancer Issues

( - Over the past decade, researchers have made great strides in the development and administration of cancer immunotherapies, which use the body’s own immune system to treat disease.

May 26, 2022 - 7:27:03 AM


( - UCLA researchers have taken the initial step in identifying what may be an effective way to detect gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) earlier in pregnancy....

May 26, 2022 - 7:16:06 AM

News : National

( - Posture is an important part of health. Prolonged poor posture, such as slouching or leaning to one side, can lead to pain and discomfort.

May 26, 2022 - 6:52:53 AM

Eye Care

( - We don’t typically think about our eyes unless something odd or irritating happens to them.

May 26, 2022 - 6:41:16 AM


( - The weather’s finally warming up, and you’re eager to grab those dust-covered shoes out of the closet and hit the running path. But hold on just a second.

May 26, 2022 - 6:33:18 AM


( - No one’s exactly sure what causes Bell’s palsy, a condition that involves sudden facial weakness on one side of the face.

May 26, 2022 - 6:25:30 AM

Food and Nutrition

( - Cooking food on an outdoor grill is nearly as much a part of the summer as music festivals and hanging out at the pool.

May 26, 2022 - 6:19:12 AM


( - Throughout our lives, our bodies continuously break down old bone tissue and form new bone tissue to replace it.

May 26, 2022 - 6:12:34 AM

Cancer Issues

( - Tracy Schumpp enjoyed living an active lifestyle, including hiking and other outdoor activities. But in January 2021, she experienced pain in her left hamstring....

May 26, 2022 - 6:05:07 AM

News : National

( - If you recently had COVID-19, you may be wondering if you should delay getting your booster.

May 26, 2022 - 5:57:11 AM

Teen Health

( - ROCHESTER, Minn. — Clinical depression is a mood disorder than can affect anyone and at any age. The signs and symptoms, however, are not the same for everyone.

May 26, 2022 - 5:49:34 AM


( - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has indicated a U.S. resident tested positive for monkeypox after returning to the U.S. from Canada.

May 26, 2022 - 5:41:15 AM

Food and Nutrition

( - Eliminating your favorite treats could make your brain want them even more, according to a Virginia Tech scientist.

May 26, 2022 - 5:28:20 AM

News : National

( - Brushing, flossing and regular trips to the dentist keep our smiles healthy and happy—that, we know. But what about the water you brush with and drink?

May 26, 2022 - 5:22:06 AM


( - Like storm waves battering a ship, new versions of the SARS-CoV-2 virus have buffeted the world one after another. Recently, scientists keeping tabs on these variants noticed a trend:

May 26, 2022 - 5:13:41 AM


( - PITTSBURGH – A grim prediction made half a decade ago by University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health epidemiologists and modelers has come true: More than 100,000 people are now dying from drug overdoses annually in the U.S.

May 26, 2022 - 5:06:40 AM


( - Personal attitudes toward heavy alcohol consumption may be a better predictor of heavy drinking among college students than external factors such as peer pressure and a desire to conform, according to a Rutgers study.

May 25, 2022 - 7:39:12 AM


( - LOS ANGELES – Two linked studies led by UCLA Fielding School of Public Health researchers have found strong associations between drug misuse generally and opioid misuse specifically among unemployed Americans....

May 25, 2022 - 7:34:57 AM


( - Memorial Day weekend is on the way, marking the return of warm-weather activities like swimming and vacationing near pools and other bodies of water.

May 25, 2022 - 7:26:33 AM

News : National

( - Processes in the human body could turn groups of harmless immune cells into ruthless killers, capable of attacking other cells infected with viruses or parasites, and potentially tumour cells, a new study reveals.

May 25, 2022 - 7:19:19 AM

Patient Issues

( - OAKLAND, Calif. — The risk of having a future stroke caused by a severe blockage in an artery in the neck that is not currently causing any symptoms is so low that most patients with this condition....

May 25, 2022 - 7:13:18 AM

Diabetes Issues

( - Scientists have demonstrated that normal brain aging is accelerated by approximately 26% in people with progressive type 2 diabetes compared with individuals without the disease, reports a study published today in eLife.

May 25, 2022 - 7:07:02 AM

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