(HealthNewsDigest.com) - BLUEMONT, Virginia - (October 7, 2015) - According to the PTSD Foundation of America, one out of every three combat veterans are dealing with serious post-traumatic stress symptoms.
Oct 7, 2015 - 10:28:20 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Felicia Stoler spends a lot of time in supermarkets. The popular registered dietitian nutritionist and author reads a lot of food labels, which enables her to spot many dietary trends.
Oct 7, 2015 - 10:12:39 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Dallas - October , 2015 -- It's Fire Prevention Week 2015 October 4 - 10, and this year's focus is on installing smoke alarms in every bedroom, outside every bedroom and on every floor, including the basement and garage
Oct 7, 2015 - 8:53:10 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Boston, MA -Searing chest pain caused by excess stomach acid can be mistaken for a heart attack.
Oct 7, 2015 - 8:41:20 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Stop for a moment and think about what you fear most. Is it health related? For you? For a loved one? Maybe it has to do with the heart.
Oct 6, 2015 - 4:05:00 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Washington, D.C., 6 October 2015 (PAHO/WHO) - Early detection and treatment of breast cancer can save the lives of thousands of women in the Americas
Oct 6, 2015 - 3:50:47 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Kids who are taught to reason about the mental states of others are more likely to use deception to win a reward
Oct 6, 2015 - 3:05:50 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - A Rice University project to decipher how neurons form networks aims to help injured brains heal themselves.
Oct 6, 2015 - 2:57:57 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Hospital support for breastfeeding has improved since 2007, according to the latest CDC Vital Signs report released today.
Oct 6, 2015 - 1:03:56 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Once patients overcome the shock of a cancer diagnosis, they often have a stream of questions to ask: How advanced is it? Do I need surgery? What are the side effects of chemotherapy? Will I be okay?
Oct 6, 2015 - 12:28:43 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Many neurological disorders can rob someone of the ability to speak clearly, causing them to stutter, mispronounce words, and struggle to put together coherent sentences
Oct 6, 2015 - 12:05:59 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Portland, Ore.) - Researchers at Portland State University (PSU) have discovered a possible cure for malaria that could be administered orally in a single pill.
Oct 6, 2015 - 11:55:59 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Oct. 6, 2015 - Risk for cardiovascular disease, currently running rampant in the United States, can now be predicted for adolescents ...
Oct 6, 2015 - 11:34:27 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - PLANTATION, FL -- The average mouth is home to more than 6 billion microbes, nearly the number of Earth's human population.
Oct 6, 2015 - 11:28:09 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - WASHINGTON, DC - In a major victory for public health, negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement concluded with built-in protections to prevent private corporations from suing governments over anti-tobacco regulations.
Oct 6, 2015 - 11:20:10 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Neck and back pain is manageable, but it's not always intuitive as to how to do it. Here are a few of the best ways that will help you get back on your feet and enjoying life again.
Oct 6, 2015 - 7:05:21 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Vienna, Progeria, a premature aging disease, is the research focus of Roland Foisner's team at the Max F. Perutz Laboratories of the University of Vienna and the Medical University of Vienna.
Oct 6, 2015 - 6:51:05 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Research from Indiana University has found that sexual activity triggers physiological changes in the body that increase a woman's chances of getting pregnant, even outside the window of ovulation.
Oct 5, 2015 - 7:37:43 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - DETROIT - More than half of nurses who work with organ transplant patients in the United States experience high levels of emotional exhaustion, a primary sign of burnout
Oct 5, 2015 - 6:58:42 PM
(Harrisburg, Pa. - 10/5/15) Vampires may want your blood for the sake of their longevity, but have you ever wondered why your doctor is also interested in it?
Oct 5, 2015 - 10:09:13 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - WASHINGTON -- Teenage girls who compulsively text are more likely than their male counterparts to do worse academically,
Oct 5, 2015 - 9:59:12 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Were you one of those kids who could not sit still in class? Did you continuously tap a pencil on the desk? Do you still tap your fingers or twirl your hair when you are thinking?
Oct 4, 2015 - 10:37:10 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - This column has already documentedofficialdom's unrelenting war on e-cigarettes. In fact, those articles were some of the best-read I have ever posted, so I guess we touched a nerve.
Oct 4, 2015 - 10:27:01 AM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - If you watch sports or play sports you can see that some days are just "off days." No matter what the player does, it doesn't go well.
Oct 3, 2015 - 2:08:24 PM
Oct 2, 2015 - 3:47:46 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - In an unprecedented study conducted at UCLA and 29 other sites worldwide, Keytruda (pembrolizumab) was found to be effective in the treatment of patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - A new test detects virtually any virus that infects people and animals, according to research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, where the technology was developed.
Oct 2, 2015 - 1:48:00 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - CDC today launched its redesigned Healthy Pets Healthy People website, with expanded information about diseases people can catch from pets, farm animals, and wildlife.
Oct 2, 2015 - 1:08:07 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com)... "Mom, the doctor just gave me the latest test results." I sat down on her hospital bed, and held her hand while three tubes, pinned to the wall above her head extractred a vile brown mixture from her body. "Your breast cancer has returned!"
Oct 1, 2015 - 8:49:49 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Salt, or sodium chloride, is essential for life. In fact, no mineral is more essential to human survival than sodium .....
Oct 1, 2015 - 3:10:43 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Newswise - ANN ARBOR, Mich. - When it comes to treating depression, how well a person responds to a fake medicine may determine how well they'll respond to a real one, new research finds.
Oct 1, 2015 - 3:00:37 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - PITTSBURGH, Oct. 1, 2015 - A survey of U.S. adults found that the vast majority do not know the definition of a concussion and many do not know the injury is treatable.
Oct 1, 2015 - 2:52:49 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - In pop culture, conspiracy believers - like FBI agent Fox Mulder on The X Files or professor Robert Langdon in The Da Vinci Code - tend to reject the notion of coincidence or chance....
Oct 1, 2015 - 2:45:44 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Reduced-nicotine cigarettes were beneficial in reducing nicotine exposure and dependence, and also the number of cigarettes smoked per day
Oct 1, 2015 - 12:49:49 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Oct. 1, 2015 – A study evaluating the effects of bariatric surgery on obese women most at risk for cancer ....
Oct 1, 2015 - 12:21:26 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Boston, MA - The thought of trying to make long-term healthy lifestyle changes can seem overwhelming. But all it takes to get started is one simple change
Oct 1, 2015 - 12:14:26 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - New Haven, Conn.-Imagine being able to contribute to research about heart problems affecting children and adults with an iPhone app.
Sep 30, 2015 - 3:27:01 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - WORCESTER, MA - A pair of studies by researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, the University of Trento in Italy, and the University of Geneva in Switzerland, point to a promising new anti-retroviral strategy for combating HIV-1.
Sep 30, 2015 - 1:05:51 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - An estimated 70 percent of U.S. middle and high school students who have used a tobacco product in the past 30 days have used at least one flavored tobacco product during this period
Sep 30, 2015 - 1:03:19 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - NEW YORK, 2015 -- The National Road Safety Foundation, with Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, is looking for ideas from teens to help educate their peers and others about the risks of walking while using a mobile device.
Sep 30, 2015 - 12:53:56 PM
(HealthNewsDigest.com) - In Alabama, a positive drug test can have dire repercussions for pregnant women and new mothers. Their newborns can be taken from them. They can face lengthy sentences in the most notorious women's prison in the country and thousands of dollars in fees and fines.
Sep 30, 2015 - 12:34:35 PM