Doctors Say New Cancer Treatment Might Even Be CureThe new treatment for Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma re-engineers a patient’s own cells to turn them into a living drug.
Americans Struggle To Get High Blood Pressure Under Control, CDC SaysHigh blood pressure has become a major public health issue. According to a new report, about 30 percent of Americans suffer from high blood pressure, and only about half of them have it under control.
New Exercises Help Athletes With Asthma & Other Breathing Problems Get Back In The GameWe know exercise is good for our health, but it can also trigger asthma attacks and other breathing problems. Now, there are special breathing techniques that can help.
Eye Problems May Be To Blame For Children's Reading, Learning Issues, Experts SayIf you have been told your child has a learning problem or trouble paying attention, it might be a misdiagnosis.
Tiny Implant Improves Radiation Treatment For Breast Cancer PatientsA simple little implant makes breast cancer radiation treatment shorter and more accurate, and it even gives a better cosmetic result after surgery.
How Cancer Apps Can Help Improve A Patient’s OutcomeA cancer diagnosis can be devastating and disorienting. There’s so much to keep track of – medications, doctor’s appointments, and keeping family and friends informed. Now, there’s an app for that.
Could The Common Cold Actually Be Good For Your Kids?While parents hate to see their kids sick, is it possible those colds could actually be a good thing?
Virtual Reality Video Game Helps Reduce Pain Without Medication, Researchers SayThe future of pain relief may come from somewhere you least expect it – in the form of a virtual reality video game.
Dogs Might Be Able To Sniff Out Some Forms Of CancerThey detect drugs, they know when people are about to have seizures, and now dogs may be able to tell when people have cancer.
So Long, Syringes: New Insulin Patch Makes It Easier To Manage DiabetesThe V-Go insulin patch is easy to use and helps a patient have tighter control of their blood sugar.
Breast Cancer Death Rates Decline, As Major Cancer Risk Factor RisesA report from the CDC says the growing obesity epidemic threatens to outweigh the benefits of early cancer detection and improved treatments.
Changes Coming To Flu Shots This Season: What You Need To KnowIt’s that time of year again – the one some needle-phobes hate, but could save your life.