Medical News Today: How selective breeding has altered dogs' behavior
Different breeds of dogs display distinctive behaviors, but why? It may all come down to differences in brain structure following selective breeding. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Veterinary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Using a smartphone to detect a highly contagious virus
'You don ’t have to be a scientist or an engineer to run the device,' say the researchers who created an innovative method to detect norovirus. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medical Innovation Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Differences in gut bacteria may predispose to heart attacks
A small study has found that people with acute coronary syndrome have distinct populations of gut bacteria, suggesting these may influence heart attacks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Heart Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does semen smell like and why?
The smell of semen could be nothing to worry about or it can point to an underlying condition. Here we discuss what smells are normal and what others might mean. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What hepatitis C genotypes mean for treatment
Hepatitis C is liver inflammation that results from a viral infection. Doctors categorize this virus by genotype, and the genotype that a person carries can affect their treatment and risk of complications. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Liver Disease / Hepatitis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The best ways to reduce body heat
Hot weather, illness, and certain medications can all cause a higher-than-normal body temperature. Learn about eight tips to reduce body heat, as well as when to see a doctor, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Biology / Biochemistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about group B strep
Group B strep is a type of bacteria that occurs naturally in some adults and can pass from pregnant women to babies. It often produces no symptoms, but it can be life threatening in babies. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Heart attack risk higher in those who sleep too little or too much
A new study of nearly half a million people over 7 years found that those who slept 6 –9 hours per night had the lowest risk of a first heart attack. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 'Highly complex' gene interaction underlies same-sex sexual behavior
A large-scale study analyzing the genetic data of thousands of people indicates that the genetic factors underlying same-sex sexual behavior are complex. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Wolves more socially cooperative than dogs, study finds
A new study supports the idea that prosocial behavior is ancestral and not the result of domestication, as wolves prove more prosocial than pack dogs. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Veterinary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Type 2 diabetes, obesity: Weight loss surgery may lower death risk
A large study finds that weight loss surgery lowers the risk of death and cardiovascular events among people with obesity and type 2 diabetes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Breast cancer: Hormone therapy may only put some cells to 'sleep'
A laboratory analysis of the effects of hormone therapy on thousands of breast cancer cells found that this approach does not always destroy them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about post-concussion syndrome
In most cases, concussion symptoms disappear within a month. If they do not, the person may have post-concussion syndrome. Read about the symptoms, causes, risk factors, and treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the early symptoms of a brain tumor?
Early symptoms of a brain tumor can include headaches, vision problems, and mood swings. However, because they are so general, diagnosis can be difficult. The symptoms tend to vary depending on the location and stage of the tumor. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about opiate withdrawal
When coming off prescription or recreational opiate or opioid drugs, people may experience withdrawal symptoms. Learn about the symptoms, timeline, and treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the side effects of Lipitor? An overview
Lipitor is a cholesterol lowering statin that has a low risk of side effects. Learn about its side effects, warnings, and possible drug interactions here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Statins Source Type: news

Medical News Today: New immunotherapy shows promise against brain tumors in mice
Scientists have demonstrated a new immunotherapy that can deliver checkpoint inhibitors across the blood-brain barrier to fight glioblastoma in mice. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Flu shot may lower death risk in people with hypertension
New research finds an association between flu vaccination and a lower death risk during flu season among people with high blood pressure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Immune System / Vaccines Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Exercise may help people with cardiovascular disease the most
Researchers uncover evidence suggesting that people with cardiovascular disease reap even greater benefits from exercise than healthy individuals. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Depression may be on the rise among people who used to smoke
A large observational study finds that the rates of major depression, marijuana use, and binge drinking are on the rise among people who quit smoking. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Physical activity earlier in life prevents colon polyps later on
New research finds that exercising daily in adolescence and adulthood reduces the risk of developing adenomatous polyps at an older age. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Colorectal Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Alternate-day fasting has health benefits for healthy people
New research highlights some of the overall health benefits that alternate-day fasting has for healthy individuals who do not have obesity. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Post-workout protein shakes: Do they reduce muscle pain, aid recovery?
A study assessed whether whey or milk protein could boost muscle recovery after a workout. It concluded that neither were better than a sugary drink. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 'Wasabi receptor' may advance treatments for chronic pain
A pain response that scorpion toxin triggers may help researchers further their understanding of chronic pain and allow them to develop new therapies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Kidney disease: Does gout increase risk?
A recent study finds that people with gout have a higher risk of advanced chronic kidney disease. The results could help design preventive strategies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The 7 best supplements for keto diets
People following the keto diet may find that certain supplements can help boost its effectiveness, prevent nutrient deficiencies, and reduce side effects. In this article, we highlight the best supplements and explain why they might be useful. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What side effects can fish oil cause?
Fish oil supplements contain healthful omega-3 fatty acids. These dietary fats are available in fresh fish, as well, but too many may lead to unwanted or even dangerous side effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cystic fibrosis carriers: What to know
Cystic fibrosis is a prevalent condition that people can be carriers of without knowing. Testing is available to help a person find out whether cystic fibrosis (CF) might affect them or their child. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cystic Fibrosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the types of vagina?
There are many different types of vagina, and the shape, size, and color naturally vary. In this article, learn more about the types of vagina and when the appearance can indicate a health issue. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes hard stool and how to treat it
Hard stool, which is often difficult or painful to pass, is a common symptom of constipation. Causes include diet, medications, and certain medical conditions. Learn more about the causes and treatment of hard stool here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Constipation Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about hand pimples
What seems like a pimple on the hand is likely to result from eczema, warts, or another health issue. Learn more about bumps and lesions that develop on the hand here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Are gluten free diets good for diabetes?
Gluten is not harmful for most people with diabetes, though in some cases, a gluten free diet can be beneficial. Learn more about it here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause bumps on the elbows?
Bumps on the elbows can be due to a skin condition, irritation, or an underlying injury. Learn more about these different causes and their treatment options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: New moles and what to look out for
Moles, or pigmented growths on the skin, are usually harmless. Most appear in childhood, but adults can develop moles, too, and some may turn into melanomas. Find out what to look for here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is allulose a healthful alternative to sugar?
Alluose is a natural sweetener that can be used as an alternative to sugar. Learn about the possible health benefits, risks, and how to use allulose here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 4 natural ways to increase glutathione
Glutathione is an important antioxidant with a range of health benefits. There are several natural ways in which a person can boost their glutathione levels. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about diabetes and constipation
Diabetes can directly and indirectly cause constipation. We discuss the link between diabetes and constipation and look at the symptoms and treatment of diabetes-related constipation. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How are diabetes and stress linked?
This article explores how stress can lead to diabetes, how diabetes can cause stress, and research backed ways to manage stress. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about glycosuria
Glycosuria is where the urine contains more blood sugar (glucose) than usual. Diabetes and kidney disease can cause glycosuria. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 4 top tips for coping with social anxiety
Social anxiety can have a crucial impact on a person's well-being and quality of life. Read this Spotlight feature for tips on how to manage it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news

Medical News Today: AI-enhanced ECGs may soon assess overall health
The ability of artificial intelligence to predict sex and estimate age from electrocardiogram readouts shows potential as a measure of overall health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medical Devices / Diagnostics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Letter from the Editor: Collaborate and celebrate
The Medical News Today team has a lot to celebrate this month, but, as Managing Editor Honor Whiteman discusses, it's all down to collaboration. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: IT / Internet / E-mail Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Do plant based diets deprive the brain of an essential nutrient?
Choline is an essential nutrient that our bodies must get from food or supplements. A new article suggests meat free diets may create a choline deficiency. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Diabetes, obesity: Is gene editing the answer?
In a new study in obese, diabetic mice, researchers used a modified CRISPR gene editing tool to reduce body weight and improve signs of type 2 diabetes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Heart health: Focus on healthful foods rather than diet type
New research looks at proportions of macronutrients, such as carbs, protein, or fats, in three different diets and their effects on cardiovascular health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can you have too much vitamin B-12?
Many vitamin B-12 supplements contain much more of the vitamin than the body needs. No research has yet found any side effects from taking too much vitamin B-12. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How can diabetes cause joint pain?
Diabetes can lead to joint pain by affecting the muscles, skeleton, and nervous system. It also has links with two types of arthritis. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about a foot infection
Foot infections can be painful and may develop for several different reasons. We discuss what symptoms to expect and how to treat them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Home remedies to get rid of pimples fast
In this article, we look at different ways to get rid of pimples fast, including a range of home remedies, as well as how to prevent further pimples. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about PCOS and diabetes
This article looks at the links between PCOS and diabetes and how to treat both conditions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news