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Medical News Today: Type 1 diabetes: Could modified blood stem cells lead to a cure?
Researchers found that modifying blood stem cells to raise their levels of a T cell-blocking protein called PD-L1 reversed hyperglycemia in diabetic mice. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Chronic or persistent A-fib: What you need to know
Chronic atrial fibrillation can cause dizziness, heart palpitations, and fatigue. Learn more about this long-term cardiac condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: All you need to know about angular cheilitis
A look at angular cheilitis, a condition where pain occurs in the corners of the mouth. Included is detail on risk factors, complications, and diagnosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Feeling numb: What you need to know
A look at feeling numb, a psychological condition resulting in emotional numbness. Included is detail on causes, treatment, and coping strategies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Famine in pregnancy impacts offspring's mental health in adulthood
In the Dutch famine of 1944 –1945, rations fell to just 500 calories per day. A new study looks at how this affected the future mental health of babies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the immune system?
The immune system defends our body against " foreign " invaders. Here, we explain how it works, and the cells, organs, and tissues that are involved. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Immune System / Vaccines Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Coffee makes for a happy liver, says board of experts
We all love coffee, and according to the latest report, your liver loves coffee, too. So, grab your mug, sit back, and we'll explain the details. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Liver Disease / Hepatitis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Existing parasite drug may fight prostate, colon cancer
Researchers are testing the potential of a known antiparasite drug in the treatment of colon and prostate cancer. The drug can inhibit cancer cell growth. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Prostate / Prostate Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to treat a pinched nerve
A pinched nerve is a common occurrence that can cause pain, numbness, and tingling. Learn how to get relief from pinched nerves with home remedies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dementia breakthrough? Brain-training game 'significantly reduces risk'
A study of more than 2,800 older adults finds that speed-of-processing training can reduce the 10-year risk of dementia by 29 percent. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can excessive drinking do to your looks? Study investigates
A large-scale, prospective study investigates the link between visible signs of aging and excessive alcohol intake, as well as smoking. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is hypertrichosis?
Hypertrichosis is a condition that causes excessive hair growth all over the body. Learn more about the types and causes in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The 10 best blood pressure apps
Blood pressure can be managed through apps that can track and monitor your levels and reduce your risk factors for developing high blood pressure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Psoriasis severity may influence type 2 diabetes risk
A study shows that not only is psoriasis independently tied to risk of type 2 diabetes, but that the risk rises with severity of the skin disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is Capgras syndrome?
Capgras syndrome is a psychological condition where the person affected believes someone they know has been replaced by an imposter. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the top essential oils for constipation?
A look at the best essential oils for constipation. Included is a look at the facts of constipation and common reasons for the condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What you should know about barometric pressure and headaches
A look at barometric pressure headaches and migraines, which is where weather causes pain. Included is detail on triggers and how to avoid them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Obesity: Five surprising facts
Obesity rates are on the rise. But did you know that weight gain tends to sneak up, and that our diet influences our children's genes? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Salt raises blood pressure, but our gut bacteria can stop it
New research shows that replenishing the friendly bacteria in our gut that are affected by too much salt may lower high blood pressure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Aerobic exercise: 'A maintenance program for the brain'
Researchers have found that aerobic exercise can slow down the age-related decrease in brain size and help to prevent cognitive function decline. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about burdock root
A look at burdock root, a plant native to North Asia and Europe with many medicinal uses. Included is detail on side effects and how to use it effectively. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Nuts strengthen your brain, EEG study shows
A new study used an electroencephalogram to examine the brain waves of regular nut consumers. Strong associations with cognition and immunity were found. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the benefits of chamomile tea?
A look at the possible benefits of chamomile tea. Included is information on chamomile tea safety and the scientific mechanism of action it causes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Trauma may lead to weight gain in women
A new study strengthens the link between stress and weight gain, after finding that bad life experiences may raise the risk of obesity in women. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is vegetarianism the natural option?
Were humans designed to eat meat? Did we evolve to consume other creatures? Is flesh eating enshrined in our DNA? Here, we discuss these divisive queries. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Exercise may protect you from glaucoma
The results of a new study show that people who engage in moderate- to vigorous-intensity exercise have a 73 percent lower risk of developing glaucoma. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eye Health / Blindness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What you can and can't eat on the bland diet
The bland diet is a diet where people consume soft foods that are easy on the digestive system. Included is detail on studies and whether the diet is safe. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is burning mouth syndrome?
Burning mouth syndrome causes a painful burning sensation on the tongue or in the mouth. Learn more about the potential causes in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What you should know about yellow tongue
A look at yellow tongue, a condition resulting in a yellow coating on the surface of the tongue. Included is detail on who is at risk and complications. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: There is such a thing as 'fault-free obesity,' after all
New research shows how a genetic mutation may lead to obesity by increasing the size of the body's fat cells and making them absorb glucose faster. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Eat more leafy greens and whole grains to lower heart failure risk
Emerging research suggests that a predominantly plant-based diet of dark, leafy greens, beans, fruits, and whole grains may reduce heart failure risk. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What you need to know about hypoproteinemia
A look at hypoproteinemia, a condition resulting in low levels of protein in the blood. Included is detail on diagnosis and choosing proteins. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Do you have high blood pressure? You might, based on new guidelines
Almost half of adults in the United States are now classified as hypertensive, following a change to the guidelines for high blood pressure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Five life hacks for healthy skin
Keeping your skin looking healthy and radiant can be a constant battle. We have put together some tips to maintain a clear and glowing complexion. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are binaural beats and how do they work?
Binaural beats therapy is a method of treating conditions like anxiety. Included is detail on the patterns of brainwaves affected by binaural beats. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes antibiotic resistance?
Resistance to antibiotics kills more than 20,000 people in the U.S. each year. But how do bugs become resistant to drugs that once worked so well? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: MRSA / Drug Resistance Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Nuts may protect against heart disease
New research focuses on the benefits that different nut types have on cardiovascular health. Regular consumption may keep heart disease at bay. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Diabetes: Sudden cardiac death risk sevenfold higher in young people
A new Danish study suggests that young people with diabetes may have seven times the risk of sudden cardiac death than young people without the disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ten remedies for canker sores
Canker sores in the mouth can be painful and irritating. In this article, we look at a range of ways to help canker sores and mouth ulcers heal faster. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is a basilar migraine?
Basilar migraines can cause severe pain and are often accompanied by visual disturbances. Learn more about their diagnosis and how to cope. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the best ways to increase sperm count?
Learn about how to increase sperm count, as well as how dietary influences and how medications can play a role in sperm production. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fertility Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Eating too fast may lead to weight gain, heart disease
Japan-based researchers find that eating too fast may lead to metabolic syndrome, which is a cluster of risk factors for severe cardiometabolic conditions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Coffee drinkers at lower risk of heart failure, stroke
Research looking at three large population studies suggests that drinking coffee is associated with a lower risk of experiencing stroke and heart failure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is ablutophobia?
This article looks at possible causes of the condition and its outook. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Deadly brain tumors halted by blocking telomere protein
By blocking TRF1, a protein involved in the protection of telomeres, researchers were able to halt the growth of glioblastoma tumors in mice. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is cervicalgia and how is it treated?
This article looks at common causes, associated symptoms, and how to treat this form of pain. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Body Aches Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Chronic fatigue syndrome: Changes in brain chemistry found
A new study identifies brain chemistry changes in people with chronic fatigue syndrome and Gulf War illness, making the two conditions easier to diagnose. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: More TV viewing linked to higher risk of blood clots in veins
A large study finds that people's risk of developing blood clots in their veins rises with amount of TV viewing, even if they meet exercise guidelines. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Hyperarousal: Symptoms and treatment
Hyperarousal is common in people with post-traumatic stress disorder. What are the key signs of hyperarousal and how can people manage their symptoms? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to get rid of a nose piercing bump
Even with the best aftercare, a bump may form around a nose piercing. In this article, learn how to treat and prevent a nose piercing bump. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news