Celiac Disease in the News

Brain Scans Might Spot Potential for Recovery From Coma

04/15/2014 - Right now misdiagnosis is common, so a better technology is needed, experts say

Nonwhites Exposed to More Air Pollution: Study

04/15/2014 - More nitrogen dioxide from exhaust fumes, power plants could mean increased deaths from heart disease, researchers say

Study Links Casual Marijuana Use to Changes in Brain

04/15/2014 - The brain regions are tied to motivation, emotion and reward, researchers say

Certain Thyroid-Related Diseases May Vary by Race

04/15/2014 - Study looked at Graves', Hashimoto's thyroiditis among U.S. military personnel

Obesity Linked to Increased Odds of Losing Baby, Study Finds

04/15/2014 - Weight counseling should start before pregnancy, expert says

Family Dog Can Help Kids With Autism

04/15/2014 - The bond between child and pet can also be a 'bridge' to interaction with others, study suggests

Too Little Vitamin D May Add to Obesity's Burden

04/15/2014 - Study suggests severely overweight people are slowed down by low 'sunshine vitamin' levels

Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Poor Bone Health

04/15/2014 - Osteoporosis rates rose among people with breathing disorder, study found

Tanzeum Approved for Type 2 Diabetes

04/15/2014 - Along with diet and exercise

Drowning Deaths Down Overall, But Still a Problem: Report

04/15/2014 - Rates increased for adults 45 to 84; kids 4 and under and adults 85 and older at highest risk

FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug

04/15/2014 - Tanzeum is injected once a week and appears to help control blood sugar levels, agency says

Mother's Pregnancy Weight Gain May Influence Child's Obesity Risk

04/15/2014 - Study found that either too few or too many added pounds upped child's odds for being overweight

Easter Lilies Toxic for Cats, FDA Warns

04/15/2014 - Nibbling a few leaves, licking pollen off fur can cause kidney failure, veterinarian warns

Health Highlights: April 15, 2014

04/15/2014 -

Younger Adults Hit Hardest This Flu Season

04/15/2014 - Although H1N1 strain predominates, previous exposure prevented pandemic

Blood Test Aims to Predict Breast Cancer's Return

04/15/2014 - Study found DNA-based screen was more than 90 percent accurate in predicting recurrence

Less Salt Use Tied to Drop in U.K. Heart Deaths

04/15/2014 - Deaths from stroke also fell in the 8-year study from England

Gene Variant May Double Alzheimer's Risk for Women: Study

04/15/2014 - Effect wasn't nearly as pronounced among men, researchers say

Health Tip: Practice Biking Safety

04/15/2014 - Follow the rules of the road

Health Tip: Minimizing Seasonal Allergy Symptoms

04/15/2014 - Close the windows and run the air conditioner