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Menopausal Women at Lower Heart Risk Than Men of Similar Age July 01, 2015

Study found little difference between menopause types, but black women had less advantage than white

Are Too Many Young Americans Getting Antipsychotics for ADHD? July 01, 2015

Study shows rise in prescriptions for the powerful medications, even though they're not OK'd for this use

Scans Suggest Recurrent Depression May Take Toll on the Brain June 30, 2015

Shrinkage seen in region where new memories are made

White Men May Get Better Treatment for Abnormal Heartbeat June 30, 2015

Women and minorities with atrial fibrillation less likely to receive standard of care, study says

Women's Faces Are Redder During Ovulation, Study Says June 30, 2015

But these subtle changes aren't detectable to the human eye

A Healthy Body Often Equals a Healthy Brain June 30, 2015

Experts stress that exercise, good diet help maintain memory as much as mental challenges do

Trauma, PTSD May Raise Women's Odds of Heart Attack, Stroke: Study June 29, 2015

But the research didn't establish a cause-and-effect relationship

Common Antidepressants Linked to Higher Fracture Odds in Menopausal Women June 26, 2015

Drugs like Celexa, Prozac could undermine bone, research suggests

Female Bosses May Not Push Pay Parity June 25, 2015

Study found some women did worse financially when working for a female manager

Sleep Problems May Contribute to Health Disparities in America June 25, 2015

Poor sleep, insomnia and sleep apnea are more common among minority groups, study shows

Many More Women Than Men Living to 100 June 25, 2015

But male centenarians have fewer chronic ills than females, British study finds

One Stillbirth Greatly Raises Odds for Another: Study June 25, 2015

Still, most second pregnancies lead to normal, healthy babies, experts say

Oxygen Chamber Therapy May Ease Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests June 24, 2015

But treatment isn't FDA-approved, so insurance companies might not cover the cost

Too Few Older Heart Attack Patients Get Implanted Defibrillators, Study Finds June 23, 2015

Age alone should not be a barrier, researchers say

Bad Neighborhoods May Make You Age Faster June 23, 2015

Living in areas with higher noise and crime adversely affect health, study contends

Pregnancy Results Good for Women With Controlled Lupus: Study June 22, 2015

But blacks, Hispanics face greater odds of complications than whites, though reasons why are unclear

1 in 5 Teens May Be Bullied on Social Media June 22, 2015

Review found wide variations in prevalence, but victims were often females who were depressed

Poor Health as Teen, Poor Job Prospects Later, Study Suggests June 22, 2015

Chronic mental or physical problems were tied to worse education, employment goals in adult life

HPV Vaccination Tied to Drop in Precancerous Cervical Lesions in U.S. June 22, 2015

But screening rules for women changed recently, so impact of the shots remains unclear, researchers say

Even Light Activity Can Boost Seniors' Health June 19, 2015

Researchers suggest 300 minutes weekly of activities such as walking or gardening

Can Too Much Sitting Make You Anxious? June 19, 2015

Review found link between the two, but not cause and effect

Heart Rate Changes Linked to Sexual Problems in Women June 18, 2015

Preliminary finding could lead to easier way to diagnose dysfunction, expert says

Too Much 'Feel Good' Brain Chemical May Trigger Social Phobia June 17, 2015

Serotonin finding conflicts with conventional wisdom, researchers say

Study Questions Value of Arthroscopic Knee Surgery for Older Patients June 17, 2015

Exercise a better way to relieve arthritis discomfort, researchers say

Menopausal Women's Sleep May Suffer at Different Times of the Month June 16, 2015

Hormonal fluctuations during menstrual cycle are to blame, study says

Short Boys Three Times More Likely to Get Growth Hormone: Study June 16, 2015

Finding suggests short girls being undertreated, while boys being overtreated

Many U.S. Women Live Far From Gynecologic Cancer Care June 15, 2015

Long distances may impede evaluation, treatment, researcher says

Chamomile Tea Tied to Longer Lives for Mexican-American Women June 13, 2015

But study did not determine how much was consumed, and only found an association, not cause-and-effect link

Asthma Treatments Fail Older Patients More Often: Study June 12, 2015

Having respiratory condition for longer time, lower lung function may be factors

Could ADHD Drug Find New Role in Menopause? June 12, 2015

Small study suggests Vyvanse might help with concentration, thought organization

Poor Sleep, Snoring Before Diagnosis Tied to Trouble for Breast Cancer Patients June 12, 2015

But whether lack of sleep -- or the causes of sleeplessness -- to blame is unclear, experts say

Health Tip: Keep Your Cool During Summer June 12, 2015

Protect against heat-related illness

Graphic Warnings May Work Best to Keep Women From Tanning Beds June 11, 2015

In study, labels with pictures of skin cancer's grim toll worked better than printed cautions alone

Car Crash Risk Doubles for New Users of Sleeping Pills, Study Finds June 11, 2015

Ambien, other sedatives aren't the best treatment for insomnia, experts say

Some Medicare Advantage Plans Raising Hospital, Nursing Care Copays June 11, 2015

Researchers say changes may be needed to protect against significant out-of-pocket expenses

Obese Postmenopausal Women May Face Higher Risk for Breast Cancer June 11, 2015

Researchers report the increased risk was as high as 58 percent

Many U.S. Men With Depression, Anxiety Don't Get Treated, CDC Finds June 11, 2015

Young minority males less likely than whites to access mental health care

Blood Proteins May Provide Early Clue to Alzheimer's June 10, 2015

Findings could offer possible ways to diagnose, treat the disease sooner, researchers say

Exercise, Games, Puzzles Don't Prevent Signs of Alzheimer's in the Brain: Study June 10, 2015

But mental and physical activity may keep your mind healthy in other ways, expert says

Older Americans Need Protein to Keep Muscles Strong, Study Says June 10, 2015

Both animal and plant sources are important

Woman Gives Birth Using Ovary Tissue Frozen in Childhood June 10, 2015

Transplant led to functioning ovary and then normal pregnancy, researchers say

Strong Bones After 50? Women May Not Need Next Test Until 65 June 09, 2015

Fracture risk was very low for younger postmenopausal women with no osteoporosis, study found

Stroke Ages Brain by 8 Years, Study Finds June 09, 2015

Memory impaired, thinking speed slowed in those who suffered brain attack

Spinal Cord Injuries Drop Among Young, But Rise Among Older Americans June 09, 2015

Falls are the major cause among the elderly, researchers say

Parents' Age May Be Factor in Child's Autism Risk June 09, 2015

Greater odds of disorder in kids of teen moms, older moms and parents with big age gap, study suggests

'Talk Therapy' May Help Persistent Sleeplessness June 08, 2015

Relaxation techniques and sleep education safer than pills, researchers say

Tougher Night Driving Rules for Teens May Lower Crash Rates June 08, 2015

Massachusetts study found 40 percent drop in serious accidents among teens once new laws passed

Exercise Can Cut Risk of Pregnancy-Related Diabetes: Study June 08, 2015

Women who were more physically active while expecting also were about 2 pounds lighter

Millions More Long-Term Care Workers Needed by 2030: Study June 08, 2015

Biggest need is in home and personal care aides, expert says

Scoring System May Predict Patient's Risk of Death in Next Year June 08, 2015

For now, researchers see this as a tool for hospital comparisons, not patient care

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