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Should children with type 1 diabetes and dyslipidemia be treated with lipid-lowering medications?

statins is not only safe, but more effective when started at a younger age. Data from ...

Your Cancer Game Plan helps patients proactively address communication, emotional needs

service in CancerCare’s office in Long Island, New York. “Physicians need ...

Answers to Every Possible Thanksgiving Health Question

indigestible fibers. Once it started to ball up in the stomach, the ball kept growing. Her stomach was visibly ...

Myths You Learned in Health Class

some of the pervasive myths about healthy foods and fitness—and the new science shaping health class ...

European Semester Autumn Package: Striving for sustainable and inclusive growth

The 2018 European Semester cycle of economic, fiscal and social policy coordination starts against ...

Comedy in a care home: the standups taking slapstick into new territory

The residents were expecting bingo. Instead they got lessons in strawberry spitting, a Railway Children spoof – and a stuntman stripping to his underpants Monday afternoon is usually bingo time at the Madelayne Court care home, in the village of Broomfiel ...

New single-dose RSV immunoprophylaxis safe, effective in preterm infants

A single, 50-mg dose of MEDI8897, a monoclonal antibody immunoprophylaxis designed to prevent respiratory syncytial virus, was safe and effective in healthy preterm infants, supporting protection within the standard 5-month season, according to research pr ...

Childhood obesity costing Ireland billions

and obesity, and this health issue is costing the country billions of euro, a new study has found. ...

FDA accepts NDA for dasotraline for ADHD

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. recently announced the FDA accepted for review a New Drug ...

The New Health Care: How I Lost Weight and Learned to Love Thanksgiving Again

When we moralize about food, we remove joy from eating and forget the benefits of moderation. ...

Early adverse events spur depression, health concerns in teens

in adolescence. “Health care professionals need to start attending to psychosocial adversity as ...

Diagnosis and Treatment of Pemphigus Vulgaris: Strategies for Optimal Multidisciplinary Care

treatment, her symptoms return, with new oral lesions and blistering on the upper back. She is initially ...

Nuts May Lower Your Risk for Heart Disease

Eating a one-ounce serving five times a week was associated with a reduction in heart attacks, strokes and heart disease. ...

How People Came to Believe Blueberries Are the Healthiest Fruit

That day she was addressing industry leaders at the New England Vegetable and Fruit Conference. Her ...

‘Now, People Demand HIV Testing Services’

radio distance learning program,   Umoyo Wabwino, which shares new skills and reinforces old ones, ...

The Club Where You Bare Your Soul to Strangers

says, because the game “really set it over the edge” for him when he first started playing by helping ...

New lymphoma treatment developed at Cardiff University

Researchers find a method to kill cancerous cells without destroying healthy cells. ...

Planning cities to boost physical activity

A new publication from WHO/Europe is offering guiding principles for the WHO European Region to ...

5 indicators predict CV risk in healthy adults without blood test

“In 2010, the American Heart Association proposed a new paradigm by shifting the classic focus on ...

To Make Change, Ask an Abuela

new babies. Rather than placing all responsibility on young mothers alone to be agents of change, to ...