Diabetes and the Endocrine System in the News

Health Tip: Preparing Your Child for Camp

04/24/2015 - Work on social skills

Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac Rashes Can Be Serious

04/23/2015 - But, expert says most can safely be treated at home

Smog May Be Harming Your Brain

04/23/2015 - Tiny particles of pollution might shrink the brain and increase risk of 'silent' strokes, study contends

Moderate Drinking May Be Less Beneficial for Blacks

04/23/2015 - Guidelines might need modification to reflect racial differences, researcher says

Orthopedist Offers Tips for Preventing Shoulder Injuries

04/23/2015 - Strengthening, stretching exercises help maintain stability

Antibiotic Shortages On the Rise in U.S.

04/23/2015 - Commonly used medicines are essential, but not profitable for companies, expert says

Ovary Removal Reduces Breast Cancer Death in BRCA1 Carriers: Study

04/23/2015 - The sooner, the better, researchers found

Many Breast Cancer Patients Still Opt for Mastectomy Over Lump Removal

04/23/2015 - Better pre-surgical chemotherapy means more of the breast can safely be saved, researchers say

Why Ringing in the Ears May Be Hard to Treat

04/23/2015 - Study found tinnitus activates much larger area of brain than normal sounds do

Genes May Determine Whether You're Mosquito Bait

04/23/2015 - Study found DNA-linked body odor attracts or repels biting insects

Health Highlights: April 23, 2015

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Impotence Drugs Don't Fix All Sexual Concerns: Study

04/23/2015 - Even with the meds, many men worry about erections, orgasms and desire

Heroin Use Levels Off in U.S., But Still High: Report

04/23/2015 - Number of people needing treatment also rose in recent years

Health Tip: Are You at Risk for Hip Strain?

04/23/2015 - Athletes are considered at higher risk

Chronic Migraines Take Big Toll on Families, Survey Finds

04/23/2015 - Debilitating headaches meant less participation in family activities, canceled plans each month

Could Weak Bones, Sudden Hearing Loss Be Linked?

04/22/2015 - In study, people with osteoporosis were at higher risk for deafness occurring over a few days

New Technology Tests Tumors Inside the Patient to Find Best Treatment

04/22/2015 - Experimental devices might reduce risk of side effects, lower costs, researchers say

Bird Flu Poses Little Threat to People: CDC

04/22/2015 - Genetic analysis indicates public shouldn't be alarmed, 'cautiously optimistic' health officials say

Vaccine Spurs Immune Response to Fight Aggressive Cancers in Mice

04/22/2015 - Researchers have begun early human trials, say findings could lead to blueprint for tailored treatments

Ebola Treatment Shows Promise in Monkey Study

04/22/2015 - Antiviral drug cured animals with advanced infections, researchers say