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Older Hispanic Men At Risk of Hearing Loss, Study Finds

Thu, 2015-05-28 13:00

Income, education, noise exposure also play role in odds people will lose their hearing, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hearing Disorders and Deafness, Hispanic American Health, Men's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Organ Donor Rates Vary Widely Across America, Study Finds

Thu, 2015-05-28 13:00

While whites were more likely to donate, report found race was not only driving factor



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Organ Donation, Organ Transplantation
Categories: Health Sciences

Teen Drivers a Danger to Others on The Road, Report Warns

Thu, 2015-05-28 13:00

More than two-thirds of those injured, killed in crashes with teen drivers are other people



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Motor Vehicle Safety, Teen Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Average New Yorker Sits 7 Hours Each Day

Thu, 2015-05-28 11:00

Rates may even be higher, and experts warn that too little daily activity can cause serious harm



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Exercise and Physical Fitness, Obesity
Categories: Health Sciences

Bigger Share of Deaths Worldwide Now Due to Cancer

Thu, 2015-05-28 11:00

Throat, lung cancers were leading cause of deaths, study finds



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Lung Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

FDA Approves New Drugs for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Thu, 2015-05-28 11:00
Both treat diarrhea that can strike some with the gastrointestinal disorder
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Medicines
Categories: Health Sciences

Women, Poor, Uninsured Face Higher Risk of Psychological Distress: CDC

Thu, 2015-05-28 11:00

Better access to mental health care is needed, expert says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities, Mental Disorders, Mental Health
Categories: Health Sciences

High Heel Dangers

Thu, 2015-05-28 09:41
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Page: Foot Injuries and Disorders
Categories: Health Sciences

Starting Antiretroviral Treatment Early Improves Outcomes for HIV-Infected Individuals

Thu, 2015-05-28 07:48
Source: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS Medicines, Living with HIV/AIDS
Categories: Health Sciences

Mediterranean Diet Tied to Lower Odds of Uterine Cancer

Thu, 2015-05-28 05:00

Women who followed it most closely saw significant reduction in risk, study suggests



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diets, Uterine Cancer, Women's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Chronic Gambling Linked to Depression, Impulsivity

Wed, 2015-05-27 16:00

Both should be treated at the same time, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Compulsive Gambling, Depression
Categories: Health Sciences

Gene Testing Can Be Flawed

Wed, 2015-05-27 15:00

Labs interpret findings differently, perhaps leading to inappropriate 'treatment'



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Genes and Gene Therapy, Genetic Testing
Categories: Health Sciences

MS May Raise Odds for Earlier Death

Wed, 2015-05-27 15:00
Younger people with the disease appear to face an even greater risk of dying prematurely
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Multiple Sclerosis
Categories: Health Sciences

Poorer Blacks May Face Higher Odds of Heart Disease

Wed, 2015-05-27 15:00

For black women, study finds risk is doubled among those with lowest income



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: African American Health, Health Disparities, Heart Diseases
Categories: Health Sciences

Alcohol and Your Heart

Wed, 2015-05-27 14:29
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alcohol, Heart Diseases--Prevention, Seniors' Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Don't Give Heart-Healthy Patients Blood Pressure Drugs Before Surgery

Wed, 2015-05-27 13:00

But those with three or four heart risk factors may benefit from getting beta-blockers



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Pressure Medicines, Surgery
Categories: Health Sciences

Hallucinations, Delusions Uncommon in General Population

Wed, 2015-05-27 11:00
Women, people in wealthier nations more likely to experience these psychotic experiences
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Psychotic Disorders
Categories: Health Sciences

Could a Noisy Neighborhood Make You Fat?

Wed, 2015-05-27 08:00

Constant exposure to traffic, trains and planes may add inches to your waist, researchers report



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Environmental Health, Noise, Weight Control
Categories: Health Sciences

More Evidence That High-Fiber Diet May Curb Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Wed, 2015-05-27 08:00

Effect might be largely due to weight loss linked to eating more grains and vegetables, experts say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes Type 2, Dietary Fiber
Categories: Health Sciences

White Matter Damage in Brain May Help Spot Early Alzheimer's

Wed, 2015-05-27 08:00

Study finds widespread changes using specialized MRI



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Alzheimer's Disease
Categories: Health Sciences