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Dementia death rate in the U.S. doubled in the past 17 years

Dementia death rate in the U.S. doubled in the past 17 years

In a new study, researchers found that dementia mortality in the United States has doubled from 2000 to 2017. Currently, dementia has become the No.1...
What you should know about AEDs to protect your heart

What you should know about AEDs to protect your heart

AEDs are common in public places. Many people have seen the device but may not know its function and how to use it. Oscar Tovar-Calderón, M.D.,...
This radiation therapy could help reduce cancer pain

This radiation therapy could help reduce cancer pain

In a new review study, researchers found palliative radiation therapy could help reduce pain caused by cancer. The research was conducted by researchers from the University...
How to treat high blood pressure with and without medicines

How to treat high blood pressure with and without medicines

High blood pressure is a chronic health condition that has a few signs and symptoms. However, it can greatly increase your risk of stroke...
Strength training may reduce diabetes risk in obese people

Strength training may reduce diabetes risk in obese people

In a new study, researchers found strength training in a short time period may help reduce liver fat and improve blood sugar control. The research...
Why men with prostate cancer need personality tests

Why men with prostate cancer need personality tests

In a new study, researchers found people with prostate cancer may benefit from personality tests. This is because the tests can improve the care and...
You may need a colon cancer screening earlier than you thought

You may need a colon cancer screening earlier than you thought

In a newly updated recommendation, the American Cancer Society suggests people start their screening for colon cancer at 45, not 50. Recent studies have shown...
The link between thyroid hormones and heart disease

The link between thyroid hormones and heart disease

In a new study, researchers found when people survive a heart attack, their heart tissue is often irreparably damaged and heart cells cannot regenerate. This...
People with migraine need to take care of their eyes

People with migraine need to take care of their eyes

In a new study, researchers found migraine is linked to a higher risk of chronic dry eye disease. The link is especially strong in older...

New groundbreaking discovery may affect aging, cancer, and heart disease

In a recent study, a research team in Sydney made a groundbreaking discovery in telomere biology. The study has implications for conditions ranging from cancer...