New Hepatitis C Drug Approved by FDA
(Sat, 07 Dec 2013 01:15:10 EST) Taken as a pill once a day, it could make treatment for millions easier, more effective
New Combo Approach May Ease Severe 'Ringing in the Ears'
(Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:15:35 EST) Small, early study used electrical nerve stimulation and tone therapy for hard-to-treat tinnitus
Switching to Healthier Eating May Cost You More
(Fri, 06 Dec 2013 09:15:21 EST) Following a healthy diet runs about $1.50 more a day than junk food, study finds
Some Diabetes Drugs May Affect Cancer Risk in Women: Study
(Fri, 06 Dec 2013 09:15:14 EST) 'Insulin sensitizers' tied to lower odds of developing cancer when compared to other type of medication
Higher Income Affects Obamacare Subsidy
(Fri, 06 Dec 2013 07:45:13 EST) What Happens If My Income Changes After I Receive An Insurance Subsidy?
Vitamin D Supplements Won't Help Prevent Disease: Review
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 19:15:23 EST) Low levels of 'sunshine vitamin' could be a sign of illness, rather than a cause, studies suggest
Good Body Image Goes Hand in Hand With Happier Relationship
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 19:15:17 EST) Survey finds that women who diet are less satisfied with themselves
Nelson Mandela Dies
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:21:15 EST) Nelson Mandela, the world’s best known political prisoner who went on to become President of South Africa, has died at age 95.
Meningitis Outbreaks: FAQ
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:33:36 EST) Experts address the outbreaks of meningitis on two college campuses, with advice on how to reduce risk.
Measles Still a Threat, U.S. Health Officials Warn
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:22:00 EST) Sporadic outbreaks caused by travelers to countries without vaccination programs, doctors say
Too Few Americans With Asthma Are Getting Flu Shots, CDC Says
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:17:23 EST) Report finds only half of this high-risk group gets immunized
Slower Brain Connections May Be at Root of Dyslexia
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:15:09 EST) Researchers find new insight into reading disorder
Scientists Seek to Take Bite Out of Mosquito Problem
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 13:16:04 EST) Knowing how they detect skin odor might lead to better repellants, researcher says
Could Electrical Brain Stimulation Boost Perseverance?
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 13:15:54 EST) In tiny study, 2 patients experienced a desire to conquer challenge
Recognizing a Stroke
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 10:27:28 EST) Getting treatment fast is key when you're having a stroke. Learn how to recognize the symptoms.
U.S. Pregnancy Rates Continue to Fall
(Thu, 05 Dec 2013 09:15:12 EST) Increase seen only among women over 30; fewer teen births reported
TB Vaccine May Work Against Multiple Sclerosis: Study
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 17:20:27 EST) More brain lesions seen in people who got dummy injection
Recognizing Heart Attack and Angina
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 17:19:47 EST) Angina is often a warning sign of a heart attack. Learn to tell the difference -- and why fast treatment is so important.
Teen Burnout: Keeps Busy Kids From Being Overwhelmed
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 16:48:13 EST) Today's teens can be overwhelmed because they're so busy. Recognize when they're doing too much and help the ease stress.
His Guide To A Heart Attack: Symptoms In Men
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 16:06:02 EST) A personal look at heart disease, the leading cause of death for men in the U.S.
New Test May Help Predict Survival From Ovarian Cancer
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 15:15:29 EST) Method was used to count special type of immune cells in tumors from 30 women in study
What’s Causing Your Sore Throat?
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 14:16:40 EST) How can you figure out what’s causing your sore throat?
Dating and Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 11:56:57 EST) Don't let erectile dysfunction derail your dating life. Learn how to manage your ED and talk about it with a new partner.
Insurance Company Sells Obamacare on Bus Tour
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 10:45:14 EST) Obamacare Outreach Is On Wheels In Mississippi
Frequent Mammograms Tied to Lower Risk of Breast Cancer Spread
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 09:15:24 EST) Patients who had scans at shorter intervals had less lymph node involvement, study found
More Than 6 Percent of U.S. Teens Take Psychiatric Meds: Survey
(Wed, 04 Dec 2013 09:15:15 EST) ADHD, depression most common conditions reported by those on medication
U.S. Stroke Deaths Fell 30 Percent Over Past Decade
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 17:23:30 EST) Experts unsure exactly why, but better prevention and after-stroke care may be factors
New HIV Strain May Move to AIDS More Quickly: Study
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 15:15:19 EST) Researchers say period from infection to disease takes about 5 years
Do You Sound Tall or Small?
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 15:15:15 EST) Researchers say your voice may help listeners determine your height
Mother's Smoking, Early Birth May Raise ADHD Risk in Children
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:21:10 EST) But researchers say more study on the causes of the disorder is needed
Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients See Big Boost in Quality of Life
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:15:13 EST) Dutch study found substantial drops in anxiety, depression and disability over 2 decades
4th Meningitis Case Confirmed at Calif. University
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:15:08 EST) 4th Meningitis Case Confirmed at Calif. University
Mild Heart Disease May Pose Equal Risks for Men and Women
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:15:29 EST) Study calculated chances of heart attack and cardiac death
Breast-Density Changes May Be Tied to Cancer Risk: Study
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:15:19 EST) Breast tissue that developed cancer tended to undergo more varied density changes over time, research shows
Ecstasy Use on Rise Again Among U.S. Teens: Report
(Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:15:13 EST) Alcohol contributing to ER visits from hallucinogen, federal officials say
Chickenpox Vaccine Not Responsible for Rise in Shingles, Study Says
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 17:22:06 EST) 39 percent increase over 18 years remains unexplained
'Healthy Obesity' Is a Myth, Report Says
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 17:21:16 EST) Researchers weigh results of 8 studies, find excess pounds raise death risk over time
Brain Scans May Support Venus/Mars Divide Between Sexes
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 17:21:00 EST) Study analyzed brain 'wiring' of kids, teens and young adults
FDA Starts Regulating Compounding Pharmacies
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 17:20:46 EST) New powers designed to make specialty drugs safer for patients
Many Consumers Report Improvements With Healthcare.gov
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 16:45:20 EST) Many Consumers Report Improvements With Healthcare.gov
S.C. Will See 16 Percent Jump in Medicaid
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 16:45:16 EST) Even Without Expansion, S.C. Will See 16% Jump In Medicaid Enrollment
5 Easy Holiday Side Dishes
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 12:06:22 EST) Whip up sides that are fun, festive, and fast with these easy-prep recipes, timesavers, and shortcuts.
Energy Drinks Affect Heart, MRI Scans Show
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 09:15:57 EST) Small, early study found contraction rate sped up after people downed beverage
Low Iron in Brain a Sign of ADHD?
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 09:15:40 EST) MRI technique might aid diagnosis, treatment, researcher says
Brain-Training Device May Ease Stroke Paralysis
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 09:15:17 EST) Preliminary study finds benefits long after attack
With Three Weeks Left, Consumers Fear They May End Up Without Health Coverage On New Year’s Day
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 07:45:12 EST) With Three Weeks Left, Consumers Fear They May End Up Without Health Coverage On New Year’s Day
Affordable Care Act: A Tale of Frustration
(Mon, 02 Dec 2013 07:45:09 EST) Breaking Up With Healthcare.gov
Major Fixes Made, HealthCare.gov Still a Work in Progress
(Sun, 01 Dec 2013 13:15:08 EST) Health officials make substantial improvements, but say more needs to be done
Gut Feelings Might Be Best Predictors of Marital Bliss
(Thu, 28 Nov 2013 15:15:15 EST) Study found newlyweds' semi-conscious attitudes determined future bliss more than conscious thoughts
Mental-Health Disorders Growing Faster Among Kids Than Adults: Study
(Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:20:16 EST) Doctors' offices increasingly seeing young people with common psychiatric conditions