Tips For Keeping Kids With Food Allergies Safe This Holiday SeasonThe holidays can be a stressful time, especially for parents of children with food allergies.
Doctors Warn Parents To Be On The Lookout For Pneumonia SymptomsNew York State has seen a sudden spike in the flu, and the virus is now considered “prevalent." But some children are getting even sicker and coming down with pneumonia.
Man Undergoes Life-Saving Operation To Remove Tumor From His HeartDoctors say it might be the largest cardiac tumor ever recorded, and it was found by accident.
Birth Control Pills Might Raise A Woman’s Risk Of Breast Cancer, Study SaysBut experts say even if there is a small increase in breast cancer risk, the pill actually protects against other cancers.
Eating Cheese Daily May Be Good For You, Study FindsResearchers have found that eating cheese every day is potentially good for your health and may decrease your chance of developing heart disease.
Being Unemployed Can Be Better For Your Health Than Working, Study SaysResearchers in Great Britain followed over 1,000 unemployed workers, comparing their cholesterol, blood pressure, and other vital levels to those of people who were in poor working environments.
Experimental Drug Might Prevent Vision Loss For Patients Who Suffer Eye StrokesThere’s potentially good news for the 12,000 people a year who suffer a stroke – not in the brain, but in the eye.
Asthma Drug May Slow Brain Damage In Multiple Sclerosis PatientsAn oral asthma drug approved in Japan and used in a relatively small study of 250 MS patients, seems to have slowed that brain loss.
Heart Stents Might Not Be Effective In Easing Chest Pain, Study SaysWhen a patient has a heart attack, stents can be life savers. But many are put in for chest pain, called angina.
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.
Scientists Say Your Brain Still Works After Death, And You Know When You're DeadAccording to researchers in New York, a person's brain is still active after death, meaning they can be aware they've passed away.