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Oxygen Therapy Revives Brain of Toddler Who Nearly Drowned

Thu, 2017-07-20 15:00

Shrunken areas of brain tissue actually re-grew after treatment, doctor says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Drowning, Oxygen Therapy

MRI Approved for Young Infants in Intensive Care

Thu, 2017-07-20 13:59

Device designed for neonatal brain and head imaging

Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Critical Care, MRI Scans, Uncommon Infant and Newborn Problems

Scans May Show Consciousness in 'Comatose' Patients

Thu, 2017-07-20 13:00

Bedside exams often miss subtle signs that patient is 'awake,' study says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Coma, Diagnostic Imaging, Traumatic Brain Injury

Laser Therapy Shows Promise Against Eye 'Floaters'

Thu, 2017-07-20 11:00

These spots in vision can increase with age, researchers note



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Eye Diseases, Vision Impairment and Blindness

Travelers to Europe Need Measles Protection: CDC

Thu, 2017-07-20 11:00

15 countries have reported outbreaks so far this year



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Immunization, Measles, Traveler's Health

Wider Access to Meds Cuts Global AIDS Deaths in Half

Thu, 2017-07-20 11:00

But eastern Europe and Middle East are falling behind, U.N. report says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS Medicines, International Health

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Slight Increase in Autism

Thu, 2017-07-20 08:00

But difference in risk is quite small, experts say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Antidepressants, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Pregnancy and Medicines

Insured, but Still Barred from Top-Tier Cancer Centers

Thu, 2017-07-20 08:00

Cheaper policies may not cover U.S. National Cancer Institute-affiliated doctors



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer, Health Insurance

Targeting 9 Risk Factors Could Prevent 1 in 3 Dementia Cases

Thu, 2017-07-20 08:00

Reducing mid-life hearing loss might make the biggest difference



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Dementia, Healthy Living

Good Diet, Exercise While Pregnant Could Cut C-Section Risk

Thu, 2017-07-20 05:53

These healthy habits also lower odds for other obstetric complications, study shows



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cesarean Section, Pregnancy and Nutrition

Many Terminal Cancer Patients Remain in Denial

Thu, 2017-07-20 05:53

Not facing reality raises other troublesome issues, researchers say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer--Living with Cancer, End of Life Issues

As Your Weight Creeps Up, So Does Your Risk of Heart Failure

Wed, 2017-07-19 15:00

But losing a few pounds might help decrease the damage, cardiologist suggests

Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Failure, Weight Control

Healthy Heart in 20s, Better Brain in 40s?

Wed, 2017-07-19 15:00

Following lifestyle recommendations in young adulthood pays off later, study says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases--Prevention

Predicting Cognitive Deficits in People With Parkinson's Disease

Wed, 2017-07-19 14:29
Source: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Parkinson's Disease

'Nipple-Sparing' Mastectomies Don't Raise Odds of Cancer's Return

Wed, 2017-07-19 11:00

Research suggests that the cosmetically superior procedure comes with no added risk

Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Breast Cancer, Mastectomy

Doctors' Group Offers Ideas for Easing Cancer Costs

Wed, 2017-07-19 11:00

New drugs routinely priced at $100,000 a year, ASCO says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cancer--Living with Cancer, Medicare

Early Menopause May Be Tied to Type 2 Diabetes

Wed, 2017-07-19 08:00

When periods stop before 40, risk is 4 times greater compared to late menopause, study suggests



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes Type 2, Menopause

More Than 100 Million Americans Have Diabetes or Prediabetes: CDC

Tue, 2017-07-18 15:00

Lifestyle changes can prevent full-blown disease, report says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Diabetes, Health Statistics, Prediabetes

Most Women Should Forgo Ovarian Cancer Screening: Panel

Tue, 2017-07-18 15:00

Test isn't accurate enough to justify its use, experts say



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Screening, Ovarian Cancer, Women's Health

Easing Opioid Dose May Improve Pain and Quality of Life

Tue, 2017-07-18 13:00

Slowly lowering the drug amount also helps people get off the medications, study author says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Opioid Abuse and Addiction, Pain Relievers

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