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Medical News Today: Ankylosing spondylitis: Progression and outlook
Ankylosing spondylitis is a chronic disorder that causes pain, stiffness, and inflammation. Learn about how it affects the body as it progresses. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Avoid fruit juice up to the age of 1 year, say the AAP
Fruit juice offers no nutritional benefit for infants under the age of 1 year and should be avoided, say the American Academy of Pediatrics. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does a yellow bruise on the breast mean?
A bruise on the breast may not be cause for concern, but what causes them and when should a doctor be consulted? What other skin changes can occur? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Older adults may not benefit from taking statins to prevent heart disease
An analysis of clinical trial data finds no benefit in giving older adults statins for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Statins Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does moderate drinking really protect against heart disease?
A new review finds the existing research to be biased and suggests that moderate drinking does not stave off heart disease after all. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Mood swings during menopause: Causes and treatments
Mood swings are a common symptom of menopause, making some women feel irritable, depressed, anxious, or inexplicably tearful. Find out why in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Menopause Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Smokers with low muscle mass may be likelier to die
A new study finds a correlation between a loss of chest muscle mass and death risk among smokers with and without chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Smoking / Quit Smoking Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Five tips for treating bacterial vaginosis at home
While bacterial vaginosis can usually be treated with antibiotics, some women prefer to try home remedies first. Are they effective? What are the risks? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Weight loss surgery may cause alcohol addiction
New large-scale, long-term study suggests that a popular weight loss surgical procedure may raise the risk of alcohol dependence, years after surgery. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Seven tips to get rid of vaginal odor
In this article, learn about the different types of vaginal odor, which menstrual products should be selected, and how to practice gentle hygiene. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Menopause and anxiety: What is the link?
In this article, we look at the connection between menopause and anxiety, including panic attacks. What are the psychological effects of menopause? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Menopause Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Loneliness may harm sleep quality for young adults
Young adults who feel lonely may be at greater risk of poor sleep quality, daytime tiredness, and concentration problems, new study finds. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can you be healthy and have obesity? Not really, says major study
The largest study of its kind to date investigates the idea of 'healthy obesity' and deems it a myth. Obese people are still at a higher risk of illness. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Hemiplegic migraines: Symptoms, causes, and treatment
Often confused with a stroke, hemiplegic migraines are a rare form of migraine. Learn about the motor weakness and visual disturbances they may cause. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Sex after menopause: Side effects, tips, and treatments
What are the physical and emotional side effects of menopause? Learn about the simple ways to reduce the sexual complications of menopause. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Menopause Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Blood sugar chart: Target levels throughout the day
Blood sugar charts help people with diabetes monitor their blood sugar levels and assess their treatment needs. Learn more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Lung nodules; Causes, symptoms, and treatment
Lung nodules are common, but what are they? In this article, learn about lung nodules, how they are caused and diagnosed, and how they may be prevented. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Lung Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Oxytocin: The 'relationship crisis hormone'?
New study suggests that the 'love hormone' oxytocin should be referred to as 'crisis hormone,' since it is released in response to relationship insecurity. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does drinking change your personality? Not so much, study suggests
A new psychological study suggests that, contrary to popular belief, our 'drunk' and 'sober' personalities do not differ that much. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Black cohosh for menopause: Uses and side effects
Black cohosh is sometimes used to treat hot flashes, excessive sweating, mood changes, and other symptoms of perimenopause and menopause. Does it work? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Menopause Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Lack of 'beauty sleep' might hinder your social life
Just 2 nights of poor sleep may make you appear less attractive to others, and it may even deter people from socializing with you, a study suggests. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: MS vs. ALS: Differences, causes, and treatment
MS and ALS both affect the central nervous system, but in different ways. Learn about the key differences between the two, specific symptoms, and outlook. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Multiple Sclerosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Neuroprosthetics: Recovering from injury using the power of your mind
Medical News Today take a look at five neuroprosthetic devices that help people with sensory or motor disabilities to regain control over their lives. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Mindful eating may help people lose weight, study finds
A program designed to help people manage their weight finds that being more mindful about preparing and eating food can be an effective aid to weight loss. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Natural remedies for hot flashes
In this article, we look at a variety of tips and alternative therapies that can help alleviate hot flashes, a symptom of perimenopause and menopause. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Menopause Source Type: news

Medical News Today: A day in the life of a general practitioner
A GP ’s role is bewilderingly diverse: from newborn to grandparent, and from alopecia to zygomycosis. In this article, we walk a mile in one GP's shoes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Primary Care / General Practice Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Natural remedies for high cholesterol levels
In this article, we look at a variety of lifestyle changes and natural supplements that help lower cholesterol levels and reduce the risk of heart disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cholesterol Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Infertility: Century-old procedure offers new hope
A new study investigating a 100-year-old imaging technique finds that it may help to increase the chances of conception in women experiencing infertility. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fertility Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dehydration headaches: Signs, treatment, and prevention
Headaches are a common cause of pain but what is a dehydration headache? Learn about the symptoms, causes, and how to treat a dehydration headache. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Are food allergies overdiagnosed?
Statistics indicate that food allergies are on the rise, but is this really the case? Or are they just being overdiagnosed? We investigate. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Allergy Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Tree nuts may lower risk of colon cancer recurrence, death
Eating at least 2 ounces of tree nuts every week could reduce the chance of cancer recurrence and death for colon cancer patients, study suggests. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Colorectal Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ankylosing spondylitis: Tests, diagnosis, and treatment
In this article, we look at the questions and tests used to diagnose ankylosing spondylitis, which causes chronic pain in the lower back and buttocks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Swapping a beer for water may lower obesity risk
A study of 15,765 adults finds that a daily glass of water instead of a beer or sugar-sweetened soda links to lower incidence of obesity. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Swap a beer for water to lower obesity risk
A study of 15,765 adults finds that a daily glass of water instead of a beer or sugar-sweetened soda links to lower incidence of obesity. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Replacing one beer or sugared soda per day with water may reduce obesity
A study of 15,765 adults finds that a daily glass of water instead of a beer or sugar-sweetened soda links to lower incidence of obesity. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How can diabetes affect the feet?
High blood sugar levels can affect many areas of the body. In this article, we look at the symptoms and treatments for diabetic foot problems. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Nine possible complications of ankylosing spondylitis
What is ankylosing spondylitis and what are the associated complications? What are the rarer complications and how might it be treated? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Biomarkers for cognitive impairment in Parkinson's revealed
A new study finds four biomarkers that may predict if people with Parkinson's disease will have severe cognitive decline within 3 years of diagnosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Parkinson's Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ankylosing spondylitis: X-ray and imaging techniques
X-rays and imaging techniques are essential for diagnosing ankylosing spondylitis, an inflammatory condition that affects the back and sacroiliac joints. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Fennel 'safe and effective' for easing menopause symptoms, study confirms
For women going through menopause, fennel may offer safe and effective symptom relief, confirms a small, placebo-controlled trial. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Menopause Source Type: news

Medical News Today: White spots on nails: Causes, prevention, and treatment
White spots on nails may also be known as leukonychia, but what are they? What causes them, how can the white spots be treated, and can they be prevented? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The best apps for fertility
Whether you want to get pregnant or prevent pregnancy, there are many fertility apps on the market to fit your needs. MNT reveal ten of the best apps. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fertility Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Wet AMD: Small trial shows new gene therapy is safe in humans
A new gene therapy that neutralizes the growth factor that promotes wet AMD is shown to be safe and well tolerated in a small trial of human patients. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eye Health / Blindness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Direct vs. indirect inguinal hernias: Symptoms, causes, and treatment
In this article, we look at the key differences between direct and indirect inguinal hernias, as well as who is at risk and how hernias are diagnosed. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: History of diabetes: Past treatments and new discoveries
In this article, learn about the early science around diabetes, the mass production of insulin, modern day treatment, and ongoing research into diabetes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Just 14 days of physical inactivity can raise risk of chronic disease
Get up and get moving! New research finds that just 2 weeks of physical inactivity can lead to metabolic changes that increase the risk of chronic disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Effects of diabetes on the body and organs
In this article, we look at how diabetes affects different organs and bodily processes. What can be done to minimize complications? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Diabetes and life expectancy: What effect does type 2 diabetes have?
What is the life expectancy of people with type 2 diabetes and what are the risk factors? Learn about what causes diabetes to shorten life expectancy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Knee osteoarthritis: Steroid injections offer no benefit, study suggests
Corticosteroid injections do not ease pain for patients with knee osteoarthritis and may even lead to greater loss of cartilage, new research suggests. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Arthritis / Rheumatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 3-D-printed scaffolds restore ovary function in infertile mice
Infertile female mice ovulate, mate, give birth to pups, and nurse them, after researchers implant them with bioprosthetic ovaries made using 3-D printing. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fertility Source Type: news