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Medical News Today: Feeling lonely may worsen cold symptoms
Thursday, March 30, 2017
People who feel lonely may experience more severe symptoms of a common cold than those who do not feel lonely, new research finds.
Medical News Today: Frequent urination in women: Causes and treatment
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Frequent trips to the bathroom can have a variety of causes in women. Find out more about the symptoms, complications, and when to see a doctor.
Medical News Today: Reverse zoonosis: Can you make your pet sick?
Thursday, March 30, 2017
It is well known that animals can, sometimes, pass diseases to humans. However, it is a lesser known fact that humans can also infect animals.
Medical News Today: Depression: Finger-prick blood test predicts likely effectiveness of medication
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Study shows for first time how measuring C-reactive protein in the patient's blood can predict which medication is most likely to work for depression.
Medical News Today: Overactive bladder: Signs and symptoms
Thursday, March 30, 2017
What is an overactive bladder and are there any risk factors? When should a doctor be consulted and can lifestyle changes or medication help as treatments?
Medical News Today: Parkinson's risk may be higher with hepatitis virus infection
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Researchers have found that people infected with hepatitis B or C may be at significantly higher risk of developing Parkinson's disease.
Medical News Today: EKG results for A-fib: What do they look like?
Thursday, March 30, 2017
A doctor can identify some kinds of atrial fibrillation by looking at an EKG. Learn about their characteristics and how they are identified.
Medical News Today: Occupational exposure to magnetic fields increases risk of ALS
Thursday, March 30, 2017
A new study finds that high exposure to extremely low-frequency magnetic fields through work significantly increases the risk of dying from ALS.
Medical News Today: More women opting to remove a healthy breast after cancer diagnosis
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
New study shows that in five states, half of women with cancer in one breast opt to surgically remove their unaffected breast as a preventive measure.
Medical News Today: Five of the best blogs for stress relief
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Too much stress can have an adverse effect on health and well-being. Medical News Today take a look at five of the best blogs to help with stress relief.
Medical News Today: HIV 'fingerprint' tool could greatly assist vaccine development
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
A method that quickly fingerprints the shield of sugar molecules that helps HIV evade immune system antibodies could be very useful to vaccine developers.
Medical News Today: Mammography vs. thermography: Comparing the benefits
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Mammography and thermography are two methods of detecting abnormalities that may indicate breast cancer. Learn more in this article.
Medical News Today: Skin diseases: List of common conditions and symptoms
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
In this article, learn about permanent skin diseases, temporary skin diseases, internal skin diseases, and skin diseases for different age groups.
Medical News Today: Best insulin injection sites: Absorption time and rotation
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Find out about the benefits of common insulin injection locations used to manage diabetes. We cover the abdomen, upper arms, thighs, and lower back.
Medical News Today: 'Groundbreaking' technology enables quadriplegic man to move his limbs
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Using neuroprosthetic technology, scientists have enabled a man who had been quadriplegic for 8 years to move his limbs and perform daily tasks.
Medical News Today: Drinking tea could help stave off cognitive decline
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
A new study suggests that regular tea consumption may reduce the risk of cognitive decline, especially for those at genetic risk of Alzheimer's disease.
Medical News Today: Clinical trial finds that vitamin D, calcium have no effect on cancer risk
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
A double-blind, randomized clinical trial tests the effect of vitamin D and calcium supplementation on cancer risk in postmenopausal women.
Medical News Today: Zika virus: Cure steps closer with protein-mapping study
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
By mapping the function of a key protein that helps the Zika virus replicate and spread, researchers open a path that could lead to new drugs to stop it.
Medical News Today: How to manage diabetes with basal-bolus insulin therapy
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
What is a basal-bolus insulin regimen and what are the advantages and disadvantages? what is basal insulin and what is bolus insulin?
Medical News Today: Atrial fibrillation: List of medications for treatment
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Atrial fibrillation (A-fib) causes a disruption in the regular rhythm of the heart. Learn about the benefits, risks, and side effects of medical treatment.