Medical News Today: Portable breath monitor quickly detects life threatening lung disease
A new, portable gas chromatography breath analyzer can detect acute respiratory distress syndrome with 90% accuracy in 30 minutes, scientists report. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Respiratory Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Study reveals 6 top exercises for offsetting 'obesity genes'
New research examines the effect of 18 different types of regular workout on people with a genetic predisposition to developing obesity. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Do rising obesity levels explain cardiovascular mortality trends?
Many countries worldwide are losing the progress they had made in lowering mortality rates related to cardiovascular events. Why is this happening? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is olive oil safe to use as a sexual lubricant?
Olive oil has many health benefits, but it is not advisable to use it as a sexual lubricant. In this article, we list some alternatives and explain why they are preferable. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Alzheimer's: Researchers create model to predict decline
Researchers have developed a new machine-learning model that they suggest can accurately predict a person's Alzheimer's-related cognitive decline. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is there a link between dark chocolate and depression?
Scientists have discussed for decades whether chocolate can improve mood. The latest research links reduced depressive symptoms to eating dark chocolate. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do you know when a stubbed toe is serious?
Stubbing a toe can be very painful. It can be hard to tell whether the toe is bruised, broken, or sprained. Learn about symptoms and diagnosis, as well as how to relieve pain from a stubbed toe, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bones / Orthopedics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Preauricular lymph nodes: What to know
The preauricular lymph nodes sit just in front of the ears. Some medical problems, such as infections, can cause them to swell. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Lymphology/Lymphedema Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is it safe to use Vaseline as a sexual lubricant?
Although Vaseline has a soft, smooth texture, it is not advisable to use it as a sexual lubricant. Many alternatives are available. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could the use of stomach acid drugs raise the risk of allergies?
A nationwide study of Austrian health records has found a higher rate of prescriptions for allergy drugs following those for stomach acid medications. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Hepatitis A becomes health emergency in Florida
The state of Florida has declared the current hepatitis A outbreak a 'public health emergency,' and officials encourage inhabitants to get vaccinated. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Liver Disease / Hepatitis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Whole-body vibration changes the microbiome, lowers inflammation
New research in mice suggests that this form of passive exercise improves metabolism by altering the microbiome and reducing inflammation. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Type 2 Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Chronic depression: Form of CBT may fail after 2 years
A study compares the benefits of the cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy with those of supportive psychotherapy for chronic depression. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could a cannabis substance replace opioid pain relievers?
Canada-based scientists have finally discovered how the cannabis plant produces molecules that may relieve pain without the risk of addiction. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Testosterone may improve women's sex lives after menopause
A large review of clinical trials concludes that testosterone significantly improves the sexual function and well-being of postmenopausal women. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How a dietary change might boost cancer therapy
A study in mice finds that eating less of a particular amino acid that is found in high levels in meat and eggs enhances the effects of cancer treatments. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does music therapy work? Brain study sheds light
A study that may mark ‘a milestone' in music therapy research finds that therapists’ brains synchronize with their clients' during sessions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is this red wine compound the future of depression treatment?
Resveratrol, a compound that occurs in red wine, appears to relieve anxiety and depression symptoms in mice. A recent study delves into the details. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about MS fatigue
Fatigue is a common symptom of multiple sclerosis (MS) that can affect a person ’s quality of life. Learn more about the causes of MS fatigue and possible treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Multiple Sclerosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Burnout: Facing the damage of 'chronic workplace stress'
Burnout is a common occurrence among modern day workers. But what is it, why does it happen, and how can we overcome it? This Spotlight feature explores. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vaccinations do not raise risk of multiple sclerosis
A study of more than 200,000 people in Germany, including 12,000 with multiple sclerosis, has concluded that vaccinations are not a risk factor for MS. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Multiple Sclerosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Myths and facts about penis captivus
We describe how it can happen and what to do if it does. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 'New wave of Alzheimer's research' looks to the liver for clues
Specialists call for a more holistic approach to Alzheimer's research, taking in the brain's relationship with other organs, including the liver. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could dementia and anemia be linked?
A new study has found a strong association between anemia and dementia. People with either high or low hemoglobin levels had a higher risk. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does vitamin A help reduce skin cancer risk?
A new study suggests that people who have a higher vitamin A intake may have a lower risk of developing a common form of skin cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Melanoma / Skin Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why older adults need regular metabolic risk screening
New guidelines recommend regular screening of older adults to assess metabolic risk of type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Seniors / Aging Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cigarette smoke increases superbug's antibiotic resistance
Scientists have exposed bacterial strains to cigarette smoke in the laboratory and found that the smoke increased the bacteria's resistance to antibiotics. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: MRSA / Drug Resistance Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cancer and nutrition research: How best to move it forward
In the proceedings of a recent conference about the interplay between nutrition and cancer, specialists note that interdisciplinarity is the way forward. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can cherry juice improve cognitive function?
In a small clinical study, researchers found that drinking tart cherry juice every day may improve cognitive performance in seniors after 12 weeks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Seniors / Aging Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cancer: These 4 genes help predict outcome
Using data from more than 10,000 people with cancer, research looks at mutations in the tumor protein p53 to better predict a person's outlook. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Treatment and home management for blood clots
Blood clots can form in many different parts of the body. The clot ’s location and severity will determine the treatment. Learn more about blood clot treatment in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about skin picking
Skin picking involves consistently picking, pulling, or tearing healthy skin. It is a psychological symptom in many cases. Treatment includes therapy and medication. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to do about pigmentation
Pigmentation, or discoloration of the skin, can respond to home remedies, including the application of aloe vera and apple cider vinegar. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the differences between Strattera and Vyvanse?
This article discusses their effects, risks, how to take them, and how to choose between the two. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Pulled stomach muscle: Causes, treatments, and how to identify
A pulled stomach muscle or a strain can cause pain and tenderness. Learn about the causes, such as exercise and overuse, as well as other possible abdominal injuries here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Hepatitis D: Everything you need to know
Only people who already have hepatitis B can get hepatitis D. Learn more about the causes and symptoms of hepatitis D, as well as the possible complications. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Liver Disease / Hepatitis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The top foods high in zinc
Zinc plays a vital role in many functions in the body, including growth. Learn about which foods contain the most zinc here. We also cover vegetarian and vegan options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes pain in the lower left back?
We describe these causes and their treatments. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to do about an itchy neck
Many things can cause an itchy neck, including skin irritants and allergies. Remedies such as ointments and creams may help. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is diet soda bad for you? Know the health risks
Many people drink diet soda as a low or zero calorie alternative to regular soda. While it may seem like the better choice, diet soda still has health risks. Learn about them here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to diagnose and treat bruised ribs
Bruising is not always a symptom of a broken or fractured rib bone. In this article, we provide pictures and advice about how to diagnose and treat bruised ribs. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Body Aches Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Binge drinking affects 1 in 10 older adults in the US
New research finds that binge drinking affects 10.6% of U.S. older adults. Men and cannabis users are among those most likely to engage in binge drinking. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Letter from the Editor: Here comes the sun
At MNT, the team has been recovering from a recent heatwave. But as Managing Editor Honor Whiteman reveals, the temperature isn't the only thing on the up. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: IT / Internet / E-mail Source Type: news

Medical News Today: FDA warn company about illegally marketing CBD products
FDA have issued a letter to Curaleaf, warning the company about misleading the public with 'unsubstantiated claims' concerning the benefits of CBD. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stopping statins may increase cardiovascular risk
New research warns that stopping statin use later in life could significantly increase a person's risk of heart problems and vascular events. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Statins Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Telling a 'white lie' may affect one's ability to recognize emotions
New research finds that dishonest acts impair 'interpersonal cognition,' or the empathic ability to accurately tell what another person is feeling. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about nitrous oxide
Effects of nitrous oxide include a feeling of euphoria that quickly fades. There may be some shorter and longer term side effects. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about sperm production
The average time it takes for the body to make new sperm cells is 74 days. However, the male body is constantly producing sperm, so there will usually be some in the semen. Learn more about the sperm production cycle here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fertility Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How much cholesterol should you have per day?
Dietary cholesterol is the cholesterol a person gets from the foods they eat. These include most animal products. Learn about the new recommendations about how much cholesterol and fat to consume here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cholesterol Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 11 ways to increase bone density naturally
Bone density decreases with time, and some people have a risk of developing weak or brittle bones. Learn how to increase or maintain bone density here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bones / Orthopedics Source Type: news