Hemorrhoids in the News

Experimental Infertility Treatment Seems Effective, Cheaper

10/21/2014 - Fertilization occurs in the vagina, instead of petri dish, researchers say

Use Chia Seeds With Caution, Researcher Warns

10/21/2014 - Never eat them dry, especially if you have swallowing problems, expert says

Tire Company Sets Standard for Ebola Care in Liberia: CDC

10/21/2014 - Firestone efforts to protect employees may have limited spread of disease on rubber tree plantation

Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young Men

10/21/2014 - Study didn't find same effect in young women or teens of either sex

Ebola Vaccines May Be Deployed in West Africa by January, Officials Say

10/21/2014 - American, Canadian vaccines both in safety trials that should be complete by December

Teen Sisters Develop Ways to Measure Lung, Heart Damage

10/21/2014 - Electronic stethoscope amplifies sounds of breathing changes, thickening of heart muscle

Black Women Fare Worse With Fertility Treatments, Study Says

10/21/2014 - Success rates for in vitro fertilization were half those of white women

Tall, Heavy 1-Year-Olds May Be at Risk for Obesity Later, Study Finds

10/21/2014 - But experts say genes aren't destiny

Research Shows No Link Between Vaccinations, Risk for Multiple Sclerosis

10/21/2014 - Large study finds no association, although certain shots might speed onset of existing illness

Health Highlights: Oct. 21, 2014

10/21/2014 -

Ebola Anxiety: A Bigger Threat Now Than the Virus Itself

10/21/2014 - Mental health experts offer antidotes to what they see as unnecessary worry on some Americans' part

Living With a Smoker Like Living in a Polluted City: Study

10/21/2014 - Air-particle levels in smoking households almost 10 times higher than nonsmoking homes

Gene May Help Shield Hispanic Women From Breast Cancer, Study Says

10/21/2014 - Genetic variation also linked to less dense tissue

Traffic Pollution May Be a Risk While Pregnant

10/21/2014 - Reduced lung function seen in children at age 4, study says

Passengers From Ebola-Affected Countries Must Land at Designated U.S. Airports

10/21/2014 - Staff at 5 airports will identify and screen these travelers for Ebola infection before entry

CDC Tightens Rules on Caring for Ebola Patients

10/21/2014 - Full body suits, respirators now recommended, along with monitor to observe workers removing gear

Health Tip: Snacking After School

10/21/2014 - Take steps to avoid getting sick

Health Tip: Dish Up Healthier Halloween Goodies

10/21/2014 - Non-candy alternatives

Pricey Hepatitis Drug a Good Bet in U.S. Prisons, Study Says

10/20/2014 - Researchers conclude Sovaldi is cost-effective

Parkinson's Drugs May Spur Compulsive Behaviors

10/20/2014 - Study estimated a 10 percent increased risk of impulsive gambling, shopping and hypersexuality