Heart Disease Doesn't Take a Holiday

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with heart disease should take a number of precautions if they travel over the Thanksgiving holiday, an expert suggests.

Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques May Also Slow Blood Flow

TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- They've long been associated with Alzheimer's disease, and now new research in animals suggests that protein plaques might slow the brain's blood flow, as well.

Could PMS Raise Women's Risk for High Blood Pressure?

TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of women suffer through premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and now new research suggests that those with moderate-to-severe PMS may be at heightened risk for high blood pressure later in life.

Health Tip: Stay Well Despite Diabetes

(HealthDay News) -- Managing diabetes is a long-term job that requires careful planning to stay on top of your health.

Breast-Feeding May Cut Risk of Type 2 Diabetes for Some Women

MONDAY, Nov. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests another potential benefit for moms who breast-feed -- a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Health Tip: Exercising With Diabetes

(HealthDay News) -- Participating in sports or exercising don't have to be dangerous if you're diabetic.

Foods May Affect Each Person's Blood Sugar Differently, Study Suggests

THURSDAY, Nov. 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New research would seem to support what many have enviously suspected while watching a thin friend chow down -- the same foods don't necessarily have the same effect from person-to-person.

Rare Nervous System Disorder Can Put Pregnancy at Risk: Study

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- An uncommon central nervous system disorder may increase pregnant women's risk for miscarriage or a serious pregnancy-related condition known as pre-eclampsia, a new study reveals.

Sleep Cycle Changes May Affect Your Health

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Waking early on workdays and sleeping in on days off may not be as restful as you think: a new study suggests that when routine sleep habits are disrupted, your risk for diabetes and heart disease rises.

Could Viagra Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Those at Risk?

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The impotence drug Viagra may help ward off type 2 diabetes in people already at risk for the illness, a small new trial suggests.