(HealthNewsDigest.com) - I was reading an article in the Wall Street Journal and found interesting the fact that stress and fatigue are especially hazardous to women's health.
Apr 25, 2015 - 11:33:14 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - The preliminary recommendations for the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend that we eat a more plant-based diet.
Apr 25, 2015 - 11:28:01 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Regular readers of this column are aware that I am no fan of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Let's examine the agency's official mission...
Apr 25, 2015 - 11:20:43 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Palo Alto, CA - April 24, 2015 - Sciton, Inc. celebrates its one-year anniversary of the HaloTM launch, the world's first and only hybrid fractional laser...
Apr 24, 2015 - 6:30:50 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Marina del Rey, CA - April 24, 2015 -- Grant Stevens, M.D., FACS, a board certified plastic surgeon, founder of Marina Plastic Surgery in Marina del Rey, CA, and an American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) international traveling professor, is a guest speaker April 23 - 25 at the Toronto Aesthetic Meeting andBreast Surgery Symposium.
Apr 24, 2015 - 6:22:32 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Truth be told, those old used up disposable alkaline batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, 9-volt, etc.) aren't the environmental menace they used to be....
Apr 24, 2015 - 4:22:51 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Human tumors grown in mouse models have long been used to test promising anti-cancer therapies.
Apr 24, 2015 - 3:29:12 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - BUFFALO, N.Y. - Discussing your sexual history with a doctor, or anyone for that matter, can be an uncomfortable experience.
Apr 24, 2015 - 11:32:07 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - WASHINGTON - In order to expand eligibility for the Veterans Choice Program, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced that it will determine eligibility for the Veterans Choice Program based on the distance between a Veteran's place of residence and the nearest VA medical facility...
Apr 24, 2015 - 10:36:19 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - New Haven, Conn.-More than half of soldiers who experience trauma also report strong psychological benefits, such as stronger intimate relationships, spiritual growth, and a greater appreciation of life because of their difficult experiences.
Apr 24, 2015 - 10:02:13 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Approximately 584,000 people worldwide die of malaria each year. The epidemic strongly associated with poverty claims most of its victims in Africa, where it particularly affects the weakest, children and pregnant women.
Apr 24, 2015 - 9:47:16 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - PARAMUS, NJ (April 23, 2015) Coach USA and megabus.com - the popular city-to-city, express bus company - today announced a multimillion dollar investment in a hi-tech eco-driving system for their bus operations across the United States.
Apr 23, 2015 - 5:46:39 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - To ice or not to ice -- that is the question. Or maybe the real issue is to heat or not to heat?
Apr 23, 2015 - 4:49:30 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - New York (April 23, 2015) -- An international research team led by Weill Cornell Medical College investigators has discovered an answer to why the human immune system ignores roughly 100 trillion beneficial bacteria that populate the gastrointestinal tract.
Apr 23, 2015 - 3:39:04 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - (COLLEGE STATION, Texas) - A study from the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health finds students with standing desks are more attentive than their seated counterparts.
Apr 23, 2015 - 12:04:40 PM
Apr 23, 2015 - 10:43:07 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - A few years ago, it's fair to say that few people had even heard of gluten. Now, it is estimated that one in 100 people have celiac disease or gluten intolerance, an auto-immune condition characterized by inflammation in their digestive system.
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Newswise - Cardiff University scientists have for the first time identified the potential root cause of asthma and an existing drug that offers a new treatment.
Apr 23, 2015 - 10:14:18 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, and to help better understand what challenges young people face today, American Humane Association just published the results of our first "State ofAmerica's Children."
Apr 22, 2015 - 4:20:54 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - DENVER, April 22, 2015 -- A study of more than 28,000 online reviews of doctors suggests that American healthcare consumers are fondest of.....
Apr 22, 2015 - 10:58:40 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - No matter the season or the reason, when homeowners must eliminate damp or humid conditions to create a more comfortable home environment, a dehumidifier can be a valuable tool.
Apr 22, 2015 - 10:23:48 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Newswise - In a study that included approximately 95,000 children with older siblings, receipt of the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine was not associated with an increased risk of autism spectrum disorders
Apr 22, 2015 - 10:12:19 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - MANHATTAN - Do you have kids who love to find frogs and turtles in the wild or snuggle with baby chicks and ducklings?
Apr 22, 2015 - 10:01:25 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - For years, health advocates have been pushing to ban some flame retardants for their potentially harmful effects, especially on young children and infants.
Apr 22, 2015 - 9:29:18 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - If you've studied ingredient labels on food packaging, you've probably noticed that soy lecithin is in a lot of products, ranging from buttery spreads to chocolate cake.
Apr 22, 2015 - 9:22:43 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - As baby boomers age, the number of people diagnosed with Parkinson's disease is expected to increase.
Apr 22, 2015 - 9:16:23 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - (WINSTON-SALEM, NC) - Wake Forest University recently launched the Make Every Bite Count campaign that calls on colleges and universities to make a commitment to preserving and celebrating agricultural biodiversity in their own regions.
Apr 22, 2015 - 9:04:06 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Boston, MA - Forgetting a name or two, taking longer to finish the crossword, or finding it hard to manage several tasks at once doesn't mean dementia is just around the corner.
Apr 22, 2015 - 8:52:17 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Henderson, NV -With 25 million root canal procedures performed in the United States every year, it's likely that you'll have to consider this treatment at some point in your life, if you haven't already.
Apr 21, 2015 - 3:03:04 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - BUFFALO, N.Y. - A new study by two researchers in the University at Buffalo School of Social Work has shown that parents who chronically neglect their children contribute to the likelihood that they will develop aggressive and delinquent
Apr 21, 2015 - 2:56:07 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com)-If you've never learned how to swim, you're not alone. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 37 percent of American adults can't swim the length of a pool.
Apr 21, 2015 - 2:38:51 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A new study by University of Florida researchers could help reveal methods to treat depression when traditional medications aren't working.
Apr 21, 2015 - 12:40:47 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Newswise - While dietary supplements may be advertised to promote health, a forum at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2015 by University of Colorado Cancer Center investigator Tim Byers, MD, MPH, describes research showing that over-the-counter supplements may actually increase cancer risk if taken in excess of the recommended dietary amount.
Apr 21, 2015 - 12:28:03 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Newswise - PHILADELPHIA (April 21, 2015) - New research from the Monell Center reveals that tumor necrosis factor (TNF), an immune system regulatory protein that promotes inflammation, also helps regulate sensitivity to bitter taste
Apr 21, 2015 - 12:21:40 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - COLUMBUS, Ohio - It's estimated that six out of 1,000 children worldwide are affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and 50 percent demonstrate serious and disruptive behavior
Apr 21, 2015 - 12:09:15 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - When we think of "mental health" problems, many of us envision obvious symptoms. But mental health presents challenges precisely because it can be almost impossible to observe.
Apr 21, 2015 - 12:00:28 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 21, 2015 -- Vancouver-headquartered Kaneh Bosm (KBB-CNSX) will take delivery of two marijuana vending machines in late April 2015.
Apr 21, 2015 - 11:49:17 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - VERO BEACH, Fla. - (April 21, 2015) - It's estimated that corporate business travel is a $274 billion per year industry. With approximately 40 million Americans traveling for business purposes annually, the stakes are high.
Apr 21, 2015 - 11:43:22 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Newswise - Research by scientists at The University of Manchester has revealed that the colour of light has a major impact on how our body clock measures the time of day.
Apr 21, 2015 - 11:29:31 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - New Haven, Conn.-Researchers at Yale and the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System compared the number of drinks that men with HIV infection, versus those without it, needed to get a buzz.
Apr 20, 2015 - 5:26:47 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Hepatitis C is an infectious disease caused by a virus that attacks the liver. Approximately 75% to 85% of people who become infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) develop chronic infection, as their body is unable to get rid of the virus.
Apr 20, 2015 - 4:30:21 PM