Gallstones Linked to Higher Heart Disease Risk
THURSDAY, Aug. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People who've ever suffered gallstones may have a slightly increased risk of developing heart disease down the road, a large new study suggests.
Cancer Survivors More Prone to Obesity, Study Finds
FRIDAY, Aug. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Obesity is more common
among cancer survivors in the United States than in the general
population, a new study finds.
Would Weaker Beer Help Reduce Alcohol's Harms?
THURSDAY, Aug. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Lowering the alcohol
content in beer and other drinks may help reduce their harmful
health effects, researchers say.
Serious Infections Tied to Suicide Risk
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People hospitalized for serious infections may face an increased risk of dying by suicide, and researchers suspect there's a biological reason for it.
Regular Exercise: Antidote for Deadly Diseases?
TUESDAY, Aug. 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Getting lots of
exercise may reduce your risk for five common diseases, a new
Is Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity Real?
FRIDAY, July 29, 2016, (HealthDay News) -- Gluten sensitivity
appears to be a real medical problem, and not a figment of the
popular imagination conjured up by the gluten-free craze, a new
Sharing Drug 'Snorting Straws' Spreads Hepatitis C
WEDNESDAY, July 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Sharing straws to snort opioids is a major cause of hepatitis C infection, a new study finds.
Omega-3s in Fish Tied to Better Colon Cancer Outcomes
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Colon cancer
patients who take in higher amounts of omega-3 fatty acids, mainly
from oily fish, may have better odds of survival, a new study
Cutting Down on Sweets Can Help Kids' Hearts
TUESDAY, July 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Cutting sugar -- not
calories -- is the key to reducing the risk of heart disease among
obese children, a new study suggests.
Gut Bacteria May Hold Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Chronic fatigue
syndrome -- a condition that continues to baffle doctors -- may be
influenced by a person's intestinal bacteria -- sometimes called
gut microbiome, new research finds.