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Almost half of American adults think vaccines unsafe

In a new study, researchers found that nearly half of adults in the U.S. (45%) may have experienced something has caused them to doubt...

Women smokers have highest risk of heart attack

In a new study, researchers found women smokers have a much higher heart attack risk compared with men, especially women under 50 years old. The...

Your personality may determine your diabetes risk

In a new study, researchers found that positive personality traits, such as optimism, may help to reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. More...

This new scan may improve prostate cancer treatment

In a new study, researchers found that adding an interim scan during prostate cancer therapy can help guide a patient's treatment. The new scan is...

Poor sleep linked to memory decline in older people

In a new study, researchers found that poor sleep is linked to decreased memory functions in older people. They found that variability in night-to-night sleep...

Half of U.S. adults may need to monitor blood pressure at home

In a new study, researchers suggest that about 50% of adults in the U.S. should check their blood pressure regularly at home. This is because...

A new blood test for faster, cheaper and more accurate detection of Alzheimer’s disease

In a new study, researchers have developed a new blood test for faster, cheaper and more accurate detection of Alzheimer’s disease. This means doctors may...
Scientists find a new treatment for osteoarthritis

Scientists find a new treatment for osteoarthritis

In a new study, researchers have found a new type of treatment for osteoarthritis, which shows promise for eventual use in human patients. It is...
What you need to know about products containing cannabis or CBD

What you need to know about products containing cannabis or CBD

Recently, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recognized the strong public interest in cannabis and cannabis-derived compounds, particularly CBD. Many products contain cannabis...

Scientists find the real cause of type 2 diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is a form of diabetes with a typical onset in middle or older age. It can cause severe health complications including higher...

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...

Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...
Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder...

For older people, weight training is more important than cardio exercise

In a recent study from Wake Forest University, researchers found that weight training is more effective than cardio for older people. It is known that...