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Polyp Removal Doesn't Always Signal Raised Colon Cancer Risk, Study Says

Wed, 2014-08-27 16:00

Findings suggest doctors may repeat colonoscopies unnecessarily



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Colonic Polyps, Colorectal Cancer
Categories: Health Sciences

Scientists Plug into a Learning Brain

Wed, 2014-08-27 15:32
Source: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Neurologic Diseases, Stroke
Categories: Health Sciences

'Half a Glass' Rule May Curb Overdrinking

Wed, 2014-08-27 15:00

Pouring less wine each time lowers chances of intoxication, researchers suggest



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

Light Therapy a Good Option for Pre-Cancerous Skin Lesions, Study Says

Wed, 2014-08-27 15:00

But it's more painful, time consuming than common treatment, dermatologist notes



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Skin Cancer, Sun Exposure
Categories: Health Sciences

Scientists Looking Across Human, Fly and Worm Genomes Find Shared Biology

Wed, 2014-08-27 13:12
Source: National Human Genome Research Institute -
Related MedlinePlus Page: Genes and Gene Therapy
Categories: Health Sciences

Overconfident Folks May Blind Others to Their Real Abilities

Wed, 2014-08-27 13:00
This self-deception can lead to risk taking, and problems for institutions that promote such people, study suggests
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Mental Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Young Adults Who Had Depression Have 'Hyper-Connected' Brain Networks

Wed, 2014-08-27 13:00
Finding might help predict, prevent and treat the disorder, researchers say
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Depression, Teen Mental Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?

Wed, 2014-08-27 11:00

New study discounts pills' link to autism, but suggests ties to ADHD



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Antidepressants, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Pregnancy and Medicines
Categories: Health Sciences

Sleep Apnea Treatment Helps Seniors, Study Finds

Wed, 2014-08-27 11:00

British researchers report it improved slumber, lowered daytime sleepiness



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Seniors' Health, Sleep Apnea
Categories: Health Sciences

Kids and Supervised Drinking

Wed, 2014-08-27 08:55
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Alcohol, Children's Health, Parenting
Categories: Health Sciences

Everest Study Finds High Altitude Affects Blood Pressure

Wed, 2014-08-27 08:00

Researchers also report blood-pressure drug works well at sea level but not at great heights



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

Scientists Spot Genetic Clues to Crohn's Disease

Wed, 2014-08-27 08:00

Finding suggests genes, environment both play a part in development of the bowel disorder



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Crohn's Disease, Genes and Gene Therapy
Categories: Health Sciences

Heart Studies Don't Reflect Real-World Patients, Study Finds

Tue, 2014-08-26 15:00

Participants are healthier, possibly skewing results



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Clinical Trials, Heart Diseases
Categories: Health Sciences

Hormone Might Help Preemies' Brains

Tue, 2014-08-26 15:00
But one expert says more evidence on EPO is needed
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hormones, Premature Babies
Categories: Health Sciences

Affordable Care Act Supports Patient-Centered Medical Homes in Health Centers

Tue, 2014-08-26 13:32
Source: Department of Health and Human Services
Related MedlinePlus Page: Health Insurance
Categories: Health Sciences

Lack of Protective Gear Leaves Medics at Risk in Ebola Outbreak

Tue, 2014-08-26 13:00

Researchers report shortages of gloves, masks existed in Liberia, Sierra Leone years before latest epidemic



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Ebola, International Health
Categories: Health Sciences

'Sleep Drunkenness' Is Common and Linked to Other Behavior Issues

Tue, 2014-08-26 13:00

But condition remains poorly defined and little understood, researcher says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Sleep Disorders
Categories: Health Sciences

Deep Brain Stimulation Safe for Older Parkinson's Patients

Tue, 2014-08-26 11:00

Rates of complications did not rise with age, researchers report



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Parkinson's Disease, Seniors' Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Study: Aspirin Might Work Instead of Warfarin for Deep Vein Clots

Tue, 2014-08-26 11:00

But heart experts say it's not a preferred or ideal choice



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Thinners, Deep Vein Thrombosis
Categories: Health Sciences

Aspirin May Reduce the Risks of Reoccurring Blood Clots

Tue, 2014-08-26 10:53
Source: American Heart Association
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Clots, Blood Thinners
Categories: Health Sciences

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