Diabetes and the Endocrine System in the News

For Kids Who Stutter, Rhythm Perception May Be Key

05/27/2015 - Expert says study emphasizes brain differences in those with speech problem

Hallucinations, Delusions Uncommon in General Population: Study

05/27/2015 - Women, people in wealthier nations more likely to experience these psychotic experiences

More Evidence That High-Fiber Diet May Curb Type 2 Diabetes Risk

05/27/2015 - Effect might be largely due to weight loss linked to eating more grains and vegetables, experts say

Could a Noisy Neighborhood Make You Fat?

05/27/2015 - Constant exposure to traffic, trains and planes may add inches to your waist, researchers report

White Matter Damage in Brain May Help Spot Early Alzheimer's

05/27/2015 - Study finds widespread changes using specialized MRI

Health Highlights: May 27, 2015

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Newer Birth Control Pills May Slightly Raise Blood Clot Risk

05/27/2015 - Study finds effect with brands such as Yaz, Yasmin and Desogen, but risk to any one user remains very low

Health Tip: How Loud is Too Loud?

05/27/2015 - Signs you may be damaging your hearing

Health Tip: Avoiding Overuse Injury

05/27/2015 - Vary your exercise routine

Heed the Warning Signs of Teen Suicide, Experts Say

05/26/2015 - Withdrawal, changes in daily habits can signal trouble

Immune-Based Therapy Uses Virus to Fight Advanced Melanoma

05/26/2015 - Study shows it helped a minority of patients, and experts say this approach has promise

'Moderate'Drinking Might Harm Older People's Hearts: Study

05/26/2015 - Research seems to question current recommendations regarding alcohol consumption

Blood Pressure Vaccine Shows Promise in Rats

05/26/2015 - Experimental treatment might benefit people who forget to take meds, researcher says

First Part of Ejaculate May Be Primed for Conception

05/26/2015 - Researchers find early sperm more likely to achieve a pregnancy

Delaying Umbilical Cord Clamping Might Boost Child Development

05/26/2015 - Fine-motor and social skills slightly improved in boys, but no difference in IQ, researchers say

Even Slightly Overactive Thyroid Linked to Higher Fracture Risk

05/26/2015 - Study found greater chances of breaks in hip bones, spinal areas

Potential Ebola Drug Target Identified in Mouse Study

05/26/2015 - Researchers zero in on a key protein involved in infection

Hospice May Help Ease Depression After Loss of Spouse

05/26/2015 - Study suggests improved coping for those whose loved ones had end-of-life care

Fewer U.S. Hospitals Send New Moms Home With Formula

05/26/2015 - But CDC survey finds one-third continue the practice, which can undermine breast-feeding efforts

Soy Supplements Won't Ease Asthma, Study Finds

05/26/2015 - Clinical trial refutes prior notion that the nutrient might boost lung function