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Can Lots of Sex Protect the Prostate?

Wed, 2014-10-29 11:00
Men who sleep with plenty of women less likely to develop cancer in the gland, study suggests
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Prostate Cancer, Sexual Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Stroke Prevention Guidelines Emphasize Healthy Lifestyle

Wed, 2014-10-29 11:00

Eat lots of fruits and veggies, get exercise, limit salt and don't smoke, experts say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diets, Healthy Living, Stroke
Categories: Health Sciences

Women Often Ignore Signs of Heart Trouble

Wed, 2014-10-29 11:00

Study finds they're more likely than men to delay seeking medical help



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Heart Disease in Women
Categories: Health Sciences

NIH-led Study Explores Prevention of Heart Disease in HIV-infected People

Wed, 2014-10-29 09:30
Source: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases--Prevention, Living with HIV/AIDS
Categories: Health Sciences

Home Blood Pressure Monitors

Wed, 2014-10-29 08:29
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: High Blood Pressure, Medical Device Safety
Categories: Health Sciences

Is Milk Your Friend or Foe?

Wed, 2014-10-29 08:00

Instead of reduction in fractures, study suggests higher risk of heart disease, cancer



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Disease in Women, Osteoporosis
Categories: Health Sciences

Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development

Wed, 2014-10-29 08:00

Link between phthalates and possible defect needs more study, researcher says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Environmental Health, Fetal Health and Development, Reproductive Hazards
Categories: Health Sciences

Universal Helmet Laws May Help Save Young Motorcyclists

Wed, 2014-10-29 08:00

Study finds more serious head injuries in states with age restrictions only or none at all



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Motor Vehicle Safety, Traumatic Brain Injury
Categories: Health Sciences

FDA Cautions Against 'Undeclared' Food Allergens

Wed, 2014-10-29 06:00

Labels omitting certain ingredients are leading cause of FDA recalls



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Food Allergy, Food Labeling
Categories: Health Sciences

Less Competition Among Docs = Higher Medical Costs, Study Says

Tue, 2014-10-28 16:00

Average prices may be 5 percent more in some areas



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Health Insurance
Categories: Health Sciences

Sleep Woes Common Among Troubled Young Children, Study Says

Tue, 2014-10-28 16:00

Researchers link psychiatric issues to 'behavioral insomnias of childhood'



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Behavior Disorders, Sleep Disorders, Toddler Health
Categories: Health Sciences

After Breast Cancer, Depression Risk Lingers

Tue, 2014-10-28 15:00

Study finds survivors more likely to need hospital care, antidepressants to cope than cancer-free women



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Breast Cancer, Depression
Categories: Health Sciences

More Clues to Spotting Autism in Siblings of Those with Disorder

Tue, 2014-10-28 15:00

20 percent of younger brothers, sisters also diagnosed by age 3, researchers report



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Children's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Home Blood Pressure Monitors May Occasionally Miss the Mark

Tue, 2014-10-28 13:00

Study finds inaccurate readings in small percentage of patients



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: High Blood Pressure
Categories: Health Sciences

Is Violent Crime in Some People's Genes?

Tue, 2014-10-28 13:00

New study shows certain DNA may raise odds for aggressive behavior



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Genes and Gene Therapy
Categories: Health Sciences

Vitamin D May Not Prevent Return of Women's Infection After All

Tue, 2014-10-28 13:00

Repeat episodes of vaginosis no less likely with supplements, says study



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Vaginal Diseases, Vitamin D
Categories: Health Sciences

Women Less Likely to Get Kidney Dialysis Than Men, Study Finds

Tue, 2014-10-28 13:00

And the disparity doesn't seem to be related to biological differences, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Dialysis, Women's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Second Dallas Nurse with Ebola Released from Hospital

Tue, 2014-10-28 11:00

Head of World Bank urges thousands of medical professionals to travel to West Africa to fight outbreak



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Ebola
Categories: Health Sciences

Breast Cancer and Depression

Tue, 2014-10-28 08:23
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Breast Cancer, Depression, Women's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

'Social Host' Laws May Help Curb Underage Drinking, Study Says

Tue, 2014-10-28 08:00

Controversial statutes hold parents responsible for teen alcohol consumption



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Underage Drinking
Categories: Health Sciences