Medical News Today: How long does eye dilation take to wear off?
Some eye examinations require the dilation of the pupils. Pupil dilation and its effects can continue for hours after the examination has finished. Read on to find out how long pupil dilation lasts and how to manage the potential side effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eye Health / Blindness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Brain immune cells may protect against OCD, anxiety
In a new study in mice, scientists have linked a subset of brain immune cells with a defined genetic lineage to obsessive compulsion and anxiety. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Failed dementia drug gets a second chance
Biotech company Biogen have announced that they will file for official approval of a new Alzheimer's drug, while results in clinical trials were uncertain. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Celiac disease: New treatment shows promise in trial
The results of a clinical trial are promising for people living with celiac disease, as a new treatment helps build gluten tolerance. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Do stress-related disorders raise the risk of infections?
New research suggests that post-traumatic stress disorder and other stress-related conditions may raise the risk of certain infections by up to 63%. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Sleep allows immune cells to do maintenance work on the brain
Research in mice suggests that the brain's dedicated immune cells are better able to do repair work during sleep, and explains the underlying mechanism. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about passing a kidney stone
Kidney stones are an accumulation of chemicals or minerals that form in the kidney or ureter. They can cause pain and discomfort. Read on to find out how long it takes to pass a kidney stone and how to speed up the process. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Ewing sarcoma: What to know
Ewing sarcoma is a rare form of bone cancer that most commonly affects children and teenagers. In this article, learn about the symptoms, causes, and treatment options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is amyloidosis?
Amyloidosis is a condition that causes abnormal proteins to grow on a person's organs. It can cause a variety of symptoms, depending on the organs involved. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about pica
This article describes what pica is, lists some possible causes, and explains how best to treat it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eating Disorders Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is apraxia?
Apraxia is a neurological disorder that affects a person ’s ability to perform everyday movements. Learn more about the symptoms, causes, and types in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How many calories are there in different cuts of chicken?
Learn about the calories in the breasts, thighs, wings, and drumsticks of a chicken with and without skin. Also, discover how cooking methods change the calorie and fat content of chicken. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the best vitamins for eye health?
Certain vitamins are important for maintaining good eye health. Read on to discover the four best vitamins for eye health, as well as three other nutrients that are beneficial for the eyes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eye Health / Blindness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about hair growth
The rate of a person ’s hair growth depends on several factors, from genetics to what they eat. Find out more about the process of hair growth and what may affect its speed here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Taking blood pressure pills at bedtime best for cardiovascular health
A new study finds that people with high blood pressure who take their pills at bedtime have better control over the condition and lower heart risk. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Prostate cancer: Investigating the impact of diet
What foods, if any, protect against prostate cancer? And which foods increase the risk? A new review attempts to answer these questions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Prostate / Prostate Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: E. coli infections linked to poor hygiene, not contaminated food
Researchers warn that people who become infected with drug-resistant Escherichia coli most likely do so due to poor hygiene practices, not mishandled food. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Common drugs may alter gut bacteria and increase health risks
Researchers have found evidence to suggest that many common prescription drugs can impact the gut microbiome, potentially increasing human health risks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why do dogs develop infections after surgery?
A recent study investigates the factors that increase the risk of a dog developing an infection following surgery. They also look at the financial effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Veterinary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What happens when a person takes too much zinc?
Too much zinc can be harmful and may result in symptoms such as nausea, diarrhea, and headaches. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of zinc toxicity here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The best vitamins and supplements for energy
Although a healthful diet and regular exercise can reduce fatigue, some vitamins and supplements can also boost energy. Learn which ones may have benefits here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Teeth: Names, types, and functions
The types of teeth are incisors, canines, premolars, and molars. The last of the molars to erupt are the wisdom teeth. Learn more about the types of teeth in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about inflammatory breast cancer
This article explains the symptoms, treatment, and prognosis of the disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Recovery after a vasectomy: What to know
Vasectomies are safe procedures with a low risk of complications. Here we discuss what to expect during the recovery period after a vasectomy and provide advice on self-care. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Men's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is a rheumatologist?
Rheumatologists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the joints, tendons, ligaments, bones, and muscles. In this article, learn about the conditions they work with, the procedures they perform, and when to see one. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is ophthalmology?
Ophthalmology is the study of medical conditions relating to the eye. Learn about the specialisms of ophthalmologists here, as well as the medical conditions they treat and the procedures they perform. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eye Health / Blindness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Potato puree is a promising race fuel for athletes
In a trial involving trained cyclists, potato puree and carbohydrate gel showed equal ability to sustain blood glucose and racing performance. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Heart and brain health are connected, but what influences both?
A new study in twins finds that modifiable factors, such as early family life, may be more important than genes in driving heart and brain health outcomes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Doctors' beliefs about treatment affect patients' experience of pain
New research suggests that the placebo effect can transmit from doctors to patients through subtle social cues, lessening the latter's experience of pain. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Monkeys: Past social stress impacts genes, health
New research suggests socially stressful experiences that occurred in the past leave a long lasting print on genes and health in monkeys and humans. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anxiety / Stress Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could an existing heart drug help treat cancer?
A new study suggests that a heart drug could help treat cancer by killing a wide array of aging cells that may contribute to tumor growth and spread. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about an inguinal hernia
This article looks at the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment options for inguinal hernias, plus potential risks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Surgery Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about syringomyelia
Syringomyelia occurs when a fluid filled cyst forms in the spinal cord. Learn about the possible symptoms, causes, and treatment options in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about sex after a vasectomy
Vasectomies are a standard procedure for birth control in men. Here, we discuss whether vasectomies can affect sexual function and how long to avoid sex after the operation. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about hemorrhoid banding
Hemorrhoid banding is a minimally invasive procedure for hemorrhoids that do not respond to other treatments and home remedies. The procedure involves tying a rubber band at the base of the hemorrhoid so that it will dry up and fall off. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about a fish bone in the throat
Getting a fish bone stuck in the throat is not usually a serious issue, but it can cause some complications. Learn about the risks, the symptoms, and some tips on how to remove a fish bone stuck in the throat here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can pregnancy occur after a vasectomy?
The chances of a pregnancy after a vasectomy are almost zero. However, we look at why pregnancy can still happen. We also explore vasectomy reversal, and a process called sperm aspiration, which may also lead to pregnancy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cognitive dissonance: What to know
Cognitive dissonance is a feeling of discomfort that a person can experience when they hold two contradicting beliefs. We provide several examples of cognitive dissonance in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about clear urine
Clear or very pale urine is usually a sign of proper hydration. In this article, learn more about the possible causes of clear urine and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Brain activity has role in human aging and longevity
After studying human tissue, mice, and worms, scientists link excessive brain activity to reduced life span and find that its suppression can extend life. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Which foods are beneficial for a healthy gut microbiome?
A diet that is rich in fruits, vegetables, and legumes, contains some red wine and poultry, and is low in red meat may keep the gut microbiota healthy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Douching linked to dangerous chemicals in blood
Emerging evidence links vaginal douches with higher blood concentrations of potentially harmful chemicals, which may contribute to adverse health effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Healthful snacks can reduce feelings of fatigue
Swapping sugar and saturated fat for vegetables and smoothies can diminish the impact of sleep deprivation, according to new findings. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: New pain-blocking brain mechanism may relieve arthritis
Using rats for their study, a team of researchers discovered that pain relief may originate in the brain, not in the spinal cord as previously assumed. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatoid Arthritis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: First-time evidence suggests that fat can accumulate in the lungs
New evidence shows that fatty tissue can build up in the airways, affecting lung health, especially in people with obesity. This may contribute to asthma. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Gut microbiota may 'prevent and cure' rotavirus
Scientists have found gut bacteria in mice that could cure rotavirus infections, which cause the death of hundreds of thousands of children each year. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Work and family demands may impact women's heart health
A new Brazilian study has found that stress arising from balancing work and family life can detrimentally affect women ’s cardiovascular health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Heart Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Scientists may be getting closer to creating a universal flu vaccine
A phase I clinical trial may represent the first step toward finding a universal vaccine that could prevent several influenza viruses. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Flu / Cold / SARS Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about essential oils
Essential oils are the concentrated extracts of potentially beneficial plants, such as lavender and peppermint. Learn more about their uses and the possible risks here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vegan keto diet: Everything you need to know
A vegan keto diet is a very low carbohydrate diet that does not include any animal products. Learn about the possible benefits and risks and what to eat on a vegan keto diet here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news