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Waist-to-hip ratio linked to womb cancer

womb, a new study has found. The findings strongly suggest that central obesity may have a key role to ...

Imaging modalities provide confirmative results of NAFLD, NASH

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.“I think [these tools are] really important, because when we start to look at ...

FDA clears device for simplifying enteral nutrition delivery

The FDA has issued marketing clearance to a new enteral nutrition delivery device designed to ...

Early obesity linked to liver problems later on

liver problems later in life, a new study has found. Overweight and obesity are major public health ...

Erasing the ‘Ownership’ Tattoos on Sex-Trafficking Victims

started to disappear. I’m looking forward to when I don’t have to keep seeing it and being reminded every ...

PUBLICATION EXCLUSIVE: Woman presents with cloudy declining vision and flashes

until new visual symptoms started. She had also undergone strabismus surgery 30 years earlier and had ...

Getting better sleep like winning lottery

According to a new study, improving sleep quality can be as beneficial to health and happiness as winning ...

The Silent Victims of the GOP Health-Care Proposal

implement cuts to Medicaid. Flexibility, in this case, could mean new enrollment caps, or rules about work ...

Benign Discoloration Poses Questions

laxatives chronically will develop melanosis coli within 4 to 12 months of starting the drug. It is ...

Rapid Response from Barcelona: New Data in HCV Treatment

Chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a leading cause of cirrhosis, end-stage liver disease, hepatocellular carcinoma, and death from liver disease in the United States. Rapid advancements in the field and interferon-free regimens approved for HCV, ...

The New Health Care: The Cost Can Be Debated, but Meals on Wheels Gets Results

Many peer-reviewed studies point to improved nutrition, but also benefits beyond food. ...

Podcasts Are the New Xanax

favorite hosts started to seem like friends: I could detect small shifts in their moods, and tell when they ...

The 'Anticipatory Anxiety' of Waiting for Disaster

anticipated eruption. After the volcano awoke, she started a Facebook group where friends and neighbors could ...

How Rats Could Lead to Autism Drugs That Actually Work

using.” * * * As the genetic revolution ramped up, it was mice that led the way. Starting in the 1980s, ...

The GOP’s New Bill Would Seriously Disrupt Genetics Research

to allay the concerns that people had,” says Wagner. But the new bill “creates a context where it ...

Reframe the sexual health conversation

However, patients who have more concerns about the quality of their sex life might be too hesitant to start ...

Will Norway Ever Beat the Winter Blues?

internal rhythms, so that when night comes around again, we start to feel sleepy at the correct time. ...

What Your Therapist Doesn’t Know

still lived, were religious fundamentalists and very controlling. Our therapy sessions seemed to start ...

Belly Dancing to Recover From Cancer Treatment

Virginia, but hopes to return with a new round of My Body Raqs class offerings this summer. No one has ...

The Loopholes in the Law Prohibiting Genetic Discrimination

health risks—as some are starting to do —then employees who refuse the tests may pay hundreds or ...