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Promising Results for Drug for Psoriatic Arthritis

May 28, 2017   ·   0 Comments

By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A new drug might help ease the pain and disability of a form ...

Recall: Graco Car Seats

May 25, 2017 — Children’s products company Graco recalled more than 25,000 car seats after the harness webbing that keeps a child in the seat ...

‘Baby Boxes’ May Help Prevent SIDS in Newborns

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Child care experts say it’s dangerous for infants to sleep in the same ...

Adults Who Exercise May Gain 9 ‘Biological’ Years

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Could regular, strenuous exercise be a “fountain of youth”? New research suggests it ...

Could a Century-Old Drug Ease Autism Symptoms?

By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A drug first used in the early 1900s to treat sleeping sickness has ...

Alzheimer’s Deaths Jump 55 Percent: CDC

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, May 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) — As more baby boomers age, deaths from Alzheimer’s disease have jumped 55 percent, ...

Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, May 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Faulty immune cells may play a role in hair loss, a new study ...

CBO: 23 Million Would Lose Insurance Under Bill

By Karen Pallarito HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, May 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The Republican-led bill to repeal and replace Obamacare that passed the House this ...

What Is Coercive Control in an Abusive Relationship?

When does psychological menacing cross into domestic abuse? “Coercive control” is used to instill fear and compliance in a partner, says Evan Stark, PhD, the ...

Could Chocolate Guard Against an Irregular Heartbeat?

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) — There’s delicious news for chocolate lovers: New research suggests the sweet might help ...

Study: ‘Healthy Old’ May Not Need Statins

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Senior citizens with no history of heart problems appear to gain no health ...

3 Lifestyle Factors Can Lower Breast Cancer Odds

By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 23, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Things that keep you healthy overall, also appear to help lower a woman’s ...

Could ‘Safer’ Filtered Cigarettes Be More Deadly?

By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Filtered cigarettes might be even more lethal than unfiltered ones, and a new ...

Transgender Surgeries Up 20 Percent in 2 Years

By Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, May 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Until Gearah Goldstein fully transitioned her gender, being female housed in a male ...

More Fruits and Veggies Can Slash Obesity Odds

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, May 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Eating lots of fruits and vegetables doesn’t only boost your health, it can ...

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