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Birth Control Pills May Cut Women's Odds for Uterine Cancer August 04, 2015

Protective effect seems to linger for decades after contraceptive is discontinued, researchers found

Spicing Up Your Meals Might Extend Your Life August 04, 2015

Regularly eating chili peppers, other hot foods linked to lower risk of death during study period

Crohn's Disease, Colitis Tied to Anxiety in Study August 04, 2015

Women at greater risk of this 'double jeopardy,' researcher says

Regular Pot Use as Teen Not Tied to Long-Term Health Problems: Study August 04, 2015

But findings are at odds with previous research

Your Office Temperature Settings May Have a Gender Bias August 03, 2015

Middle-aged man is target of heating, cooling standards, researchers say

Combo Rx May Boost Ovarian Cancer Outcomes, But Too Few Get It: Study August 03, 2015

Therapy involves dosing chemo directly into the abdomen, researchers explain

Women and Blacks Fare Worse After Heart Attacks: Study August 03, 2015

Disparities in care may be one reason for the differences, researchers say

Vitamin D Supplements Won't Strengthen Older Women's Bones: Study August 03, 2015

No increases seen in bone density, muscle mass or mobility, no matter the dose

Dementia Meds May Lead to Harmful Weight Loss: Study August 03, 2015

Patients can lose 10 pounds or more, researchers find

Severe 'Picky Eating' May Point to Mental Health Issues in Kids August 03, 2015

1 in 5 young children has limited palate, study finds

Many Older Americans Feel Prepared for Aging July 31, 2015

But are concerned about physical, mental challenges, survey finds

Regular, Moderate Coffee Drinking Tied to Better Brain Health in Seniors July 31, 2015

But those who upped daily intake actually had higher odds for a precursor to dementia, researchers say

Stay Safe When Temperatures Rise July 31, 2015

Expert offers tips on avoiding heat-related illness

Do Sporty Teen Girls Live Longer, Healthier Lives? July 31, 2015

Exercise from 13 to 19 cut odds for early death from cancer and all causes, researchers say

Just 1 in 3 Seniors With Diabetes Has Disease Under Control July 30, 2015

Blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol levels key to managing disease, experts say

Targeted Workouts May Strengthen Men's Bones in Middle Age July 30, 2015

Weight-lifting regimen tied to increased bone mass in the whole body, lumbar spine and hip, study finds

Social Life May Be Key to Suicide Prevention for Women July 29, 2015

Friendships, activities have protective effect in middle-age, study finds

Taking St. John's Wort for Depression Carries Risks: Study July 29, 2015

Herbal remedy isn't regulated, and can have side effects and serious drug interactions

For Women, No Link Between Kidney Stones, Osteoporosis July 28, 2015

But one stone increases odds for more, study found

Weight at First Pregnancy Linked to Complications Next Time July 28, 2015

Risk remains even for women who get to a healthy size, researchers say

Deaths, Hospital Stays and Costs All Down Among U.S. Seniors July 28, 2015

Study finds steady improvement among Medicare enrollees from 1999 through 2013

Psychiatric Woes Often Drive Euthanasia Requests in Belgium July 28, 2015

Depression, personality disorders are some reasons people ask to die: study

Health Tip: Protect Your Heart From Stress and Depression July 28, 2015

Choose a healthier way to cope

Health Tip: Offer Support to Seniors July 28, 2015

Particularly when they're dealing with loss or change

Early Birth Linked to Introversion, Neuroticism in Adult Life July 27, 2015

Study found people who were very premature at birth were more likely to be socially withdrawn

Expert Panel Recommends Questionnaire to Help Spot Depression July 27, 2015

Form could be filled out during visit to family doctor, and patient could be referred for follow-up care

After Breast Cancer, Many in Appalachia Say No to Lifesaving Drugs July 27, 2015

Access to care, not insurance, is a key issue, researcher says

Does Facebook Lead Young Women to Dangerous Diets? July 27, 2015

Risk is highest for those who use social media site to compare themselves to friends, study finds

Dementia Risk May Be Dropping With Generations July 24, 2015

Study finds lower risk for people born after 1930 compared to those born earlier

Well-Off, Active, Over 50? You May Be at Higher Risk for Problem Drinking July 24, 2015

British study finds this demographic may often indulge more than is good for them

Certain Generic Meds May Help Older Patients With Early Breast Cancer July 24, 2015

Study found benefit from drugs known as aromatase inhibitors and bisphosphonates

Healthy Diet May Help Shield the Aging Brain July 23, 2015

Older adults who ate better maintained problem-solving and planning skills, study finds

Exercise May Buffer Symptoms of Early Alzheimer's July 23, 2015

Vigorous physical activity benefits the aging brain, three studies show

Stillbirths Now Outnumber Infant Deaths in U.S. July 23, 2015

Experts point to dropping infant death rates, racial disparities in care and fertility treatments as factors

Added Radiation May Help Some With Early Breast Cancer July 22, 2015

Studies found it lowered chances of recurrence, but did not boost overall survival

Hormone Linked to Social Difficulties With Autism, Early Study Finds July 22, 2015

Levels of vasopressin associated with 'theory of mind' tasks in children with ASD

PTSD Symptoms Persist for Thousands of Vietnam Vets, Study Finds July 22, 2015

It's never too late to seek help, experts say

Pain Often Hinders Seniors With Dementia July 22, 2015

Creative solutions are needed for those living at home, researchers say

Minds of Older Women Fuzzier After General Anesthesia Than Men's July 21, 2015

Post-surgical decline less evident in elderly males, study says

Women Descend Into Alzheimer's at Twice the Speed of Men: Study July 21, 2015

Investigators find gender differences in progression from mild cognitive impairment

Change in 'Pap' Test Rules Linked to Drop in STD Testing July 21, 2015

Chlamydia screening of young women plummeted at one university health center

Many Older Women Have Active Sex Lives, Study Finds July 20, 2015

Those in committed relationships eight times more likely to engage in sex

Cancer Trials Need to Include More Seniors: Experts July 20, 2015

Older adults react differently to treatment, oncologists' group notes

Study Sees No Link Between Testosterone Therapy and Blood Clots July 20, 2015

Finding was based on data from more than 30,000 American men, 40 and older

Loneliness May Fuel Mental Decline in Old Age July 20, 2015

Slower deterioration seen in people with more satisfying relationships, researchers say

As Baby Boomers Age, Alzheimer's Rates Will Soar July 20, 2015

By 2050, half of that generation's survivors will have the mind-wasting disease, study predicts

Too Much TV, Too Little Exercise When Young May Hasten Mental Decline Later July 20, 2015

25-year study found a link, but cause-and-effect relationship remains unproven

Could a Saliva Test Help Spot Alzheimer's? July 20, 2015

Very small study shows some promise, but much more research will be needed, experts say

Better Sleep May Mean Less Chronic Pain July 17, 2015

Disrupted shuteye can lower tolerance for aches in people with osteoarthritis, researchers say

Why Skin Wrinkles More Around the Eyes July 17, 2015

Tissue from Japanese cadavers may provide new clues, researchers say

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