New finding may help treat diabetic eye disease

New finding may help treat diabetic eye disease

Diabetic retinopathy is one of the most disabling complications of diabetes. It is also the leading cause of new cases of vision loss among adults. In...
That sound makes me dizzy

That sound makes me dizzy

For some people, certain sounds like a trumpet blowing a particular tone can make them dizzy, and it’s not because they’re giddy from a...
How summer and diet damage your DNA, and what you can do

How summer and diet damage your DNA, and what you can do

Today, your body will accumulate quadrillions of new injuries in your DNA. The constant onslaught of many forms of damage, some of which permanently mutates...
Does abortion cause depression in women?

Does abortion cause depression in women?

Having an abortion does not increase a woman's risk for depression, according to a new study of nearly 400,000 women. Previous research has found abortion...
A lifetime of regular exercise could make you stay young

A lifetime of regular exercise could make you stay young

In a recent study, researchers at the University of Birmingham and King's College London find that staying active keeps the body young and healthy. The...
Magnetized wire could detect cancer early

Magnetized wire could detect cancer early

In a new Stanford study, researchers find that a magnetic wire used to snag scarce and hard-to-capture tumor cells could be a swift and...
Stroke patients can boost brain activity at home

Stroke patients can boost brain activity at home

In a new study, researchers from University of South Australia have adopted a new method to help stroke victims recover greater use of their...
Weight loss surgery could affect your cancer risk

Weight loss surgery could affect your cancer risk

A new study shows that weight loss surgery may affect a person's risk of developing cancer. The national population-based study used data from the Hospital...
Why high blood pressure in pregnancy is dangerous to women

Why high blood pressure in pregnancy is dangerous to women

Preeclampsia and gestational hypertension are common pregnancy complications. They involve high blood pressure that develops for the first time during pregnancy and returns to normal...
4 tips to cut calories in your favorite summer foods

4 tips to cut calories in your favorite summer food

Hot weather means picnics, barbecues—and lots of extra calories. But a few tweaks can help lower the calorie count to keep our favorite summertime...

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