Medical News Today: Listening to music while driving may help calm the heart
Recent experiments involving driving in stressful traffic conditions suggest that listening to music at this time may help protect heart health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Illiteracy may triple dementia risk
New research finds that people who cannot read may have a threefold risk of developing dementia in older age, compared with people who can read. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about homemade enemas
In this article, we describe what a homemade enema is. We also look at the different types that people might use, the risks, and when to consult a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Specialists call for 'aggressive' measures against e-cigarettes
A new study in humans and mice adds to evidence that e-cigarettes damage cardiovascular and lung health and calls for tighter regulation of these devices. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about shoulder impingement
Shoulder impingement is a painful problem that occurs due to the overuse of this joint. Learn about the common symptoms and treatment of shoulder impingement here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about urine tests for creatinine
Creatinine is a normal waste product that the body produces every day. High levels in the urine can indicate kidney problems, high muscle tone, or other factors. Learn about the uses, procedure, and results of creatinine urine tests here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about the BNP test
A BNP test is a type of blood test that doctors sometimes use to help diagnose heart failure. Read on to find out more about the test procedure, and what the results indicate. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why is my tattoo itchy?
An itchy tattoo is very common, especially if it is a new tattoo. Aside from the normal healing process, there are many other possible causes for an itchy tattoo. Read this article to find out more about these causes and how to treat them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Swedish massage vs. deep tissue massage: What's the difference?
Swedish massage and deep tissue massage are two popular forms of massage therapy. Read on to learn about their differences and intended uses. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause itchy lower legs?
The lower legs may be itchy for a number of reasons, from issues with shaving to skin conditions and diabetes. Here, learn more about these causes, other symptoms, and the range of treatments. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why is my leg shaking?
There are many reasons a person ’s leg could be shaking, from restless legs syndrome to anxiety. Read this article to learn about 10 possible causes of a shaky leg. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Restless Legs Syndrome Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about smallpox vaccine scars
The smallpox vaccine has eradicated the potentially deadly disease. Anyone who has received this vaccination may notice that it left a scar. Learn more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Retinal imaging shows promise in early detection of Alzheimer's
A study of 35 people with and without Alzheimer's disease found that hyperspectral imaging of the retina could aid early diagnosis of the disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Diabetes: Why some anti-inflammatories may increase risk
Recent findings suggest that glucocorticoids — a class of anti-inflammatory drugs that doctors often prescribe — may increase the risk of diabetes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is there a link between muscle mass and cardiovascular risk?
Researchers have found a significant association between the loss of skeletal muscle mass after the age of 45 and a higher risk of cardiovascular problems. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Which jobs affect women's heart health the most?
A new study suggests that some occupations may increase women's risk of cardiovascular problems. Chief among these seems to be jobs in the care sector. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Heart Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vaginal pain: Causes and how to treat it
Vaginal pain may result from injury, infection, or no identifiable cause. Learn more about what can cause vaginal pain, as well as other symptoms and ways to find relief. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about hair loss and Accutane
Accutane, a drug that helps treat severe acne, contains isotretinoin. Isotretinoin may cause side effects, including hair loss. Learn more about why Accutane may cause hair loss, and some ways to counter it, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes itching after a shower?
Several things can cause itching after a shower, such as eczema and certain skin care products. In this article, learn more about the causes, treatment tips, and remedies for post-shower itchiness. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What happens if a dog bite gets infected?
This article looks at the causes, treatment, and possible complications of infected dog bites. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about acidosis
Acidosis refers to high levels of acid in the body. If the body becomes too acidic or too alkaline, this can cause serious health problems. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ringworm: How long is it contagious?
Ringworm is a highly contagious fungal infection of the skin. Here, find out how ringworm spreads, how long it remains contagious, and how to treat the infection. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: A guide to the spinal cord: Anatomy and injuries
This article looks at the spinal cord ’s function and anatomy and includes an interactive diagram. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Scientists propose new theory of Parkinson's disease
In a new review of the evidence, scientists propose two main types of Parkinson's, depending on which part of the nervous system the disease originates in. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Parkinson's Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Late evening eating may compromise women's heart health
New research from the American Heart Association finds that women who eat more of the day's calories after 6 p.m. have poorer cardiovascular health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How a virus might protect against skin cancer
A recent study investigating the role of papillomaviruses in skin cancer produces surprising results. These viruses may, in fact, protect against cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: E-cigarettes just as, if not more, harmful than traditional cigarettes
Two new studies provide further evidence that electronic cigarettes may have various and serious adverse effects on cardiovascular health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Smoking / Quit Smoking Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How is stress linked with constipation?
This article looks at the link between stress and constipation and discusses ways to relieve both conditions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about positional headaches
Positional headaches occur when sitting or standing, and they tend to go away shortly after lying down. They are often related to leaks of cerebrospinal fluid. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is there a link between dandruff and hair loss?
Dandruff itself does not cause hair loss, but the two may be linked, as some infections and medical conditions can cause both dandruff and hair loss. Learn more about dandruff, hair loss, and prevention here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Tips and more to help curb binge eating
There are many strategies to help curb binge eating, including identifying and removing triggers, planning meals, and reducing stress. Learn more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about shock
Shock is a medical emergency that causes several symptoms, some of which are life threatening. Learn more about shock and how to treat it in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Emergency Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Flu rash: Everything you need to know
A rash is not a common symptom of the flu, but it can sometimes occur. Learn more about a flu rash and other possible causes of a rash here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Flu / Cold / SARS Source Type: news

Medical News Today: When is constipation an emergency?
Mild constipation is common. However, constipation can indicate a medical emergency, especially when it accompanies other symptoms. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What medications cause hair loss?
Hair loss is a side effect of certain medications. Read on to find out which medications can cause hair loss. We also provide tips on how to prevent and reverse hair loss. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Diet, body clock, hormones, and metabolism: What's the link?
A new study of mice has shown how stress hormones control fat and sugar levels in a time dependent way and how a high calorie diet can alter this rhythm. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Biology / Biochemistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does temperature affect mental health?
A new study finds that increases in temperature negatively affect mental health outcomes. The authors conclude that this is due to sleep disturbance. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the effects of lowering blood pressure targets?
New research assesses the costs and benefits of implementing the 2017 hypertension guidelines released by the American Heart Association (AHA). (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The impact of mental health training in the workplace
A new study looks at how mental health training affects managers' abilities to support their employees and take measures to prevent mental health issues. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could the eyes predict cardiovascular risk?
New research finds a link between narrower and more curved retinal blood vessels on the one hand and higher blood pressure and stiff arteries, on the other. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does childhood cognition predict dementia risk later in life?
New research examines the cognitive ability of children in the hope that markers of cognitive decline will predict dementia later in life. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: A compound in avocados may reduce type 2 diabetes
A compound found only in avocados shows promise as a safe supplement that could promote insulin sensitivity in people with type 2 diabetes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Type 2 Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How heavy lifting at work affects cardiovascular health
New research investigates the effects of different types of physical activity on cardiovascular health, showing the impact of strenuous exertion at work. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Exercise levels predict lifespan better than smoking, medical history
According to new research, physical activity levels may be the most accurate way to predict the risk of mortality among older adults. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Hair loss in children: What to know
Hair loss is not uncommon in children. Common causes include fungal infections, stress, and hair pulling. Learn about causes, treatments, and when to see a doctor, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about caffeine withdrawal headaches
Caffeine withdrawal headaches happen if someone who regularly consumes caffeine suddenly cuts down or stops consuming caffeine. Read more about the causes of caffeine withdrawal headaches and how to treat them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 10 exercises for a pinched nerve in the neck
A pinched nerve in the neck can cause pain, numbness, and tingling. In this article, learn about 10 exercises and stretches that can relieve these symptoms. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are hinge joints? Anatomy and function
This article looks at their anatomy and function and includes an interactive diagram. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bones / Orthopedics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to stop ruminating thoughts
Ruminating thoughts are excessive intrusive thoughts about negative experiences. They can be a symptom of an existing mental health condition or just the result of a particular instance of trauma. Read more about the causes of these thoughts and how to stop ruminating. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about bowel disorders
Bowel disorders affect the organs in the lower gastrointestinal tract. In this article, learn about the different types of bowel disorder, their causes and symptoms, and how to treat them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news