Medical News Today: What is an echocardiogram?
This article discusses the uses, types, and results of echocardiograms. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause a hard lump in the anus?
Various health conditions and infections can cause a hard lump to appear on the anus. The accompanying symptoms may range from mild to severe. Learn about the causes of a hard anus and some potential treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Atrial fibrillation: Daily alcoholic drink riskier than binge drinking
New research finds that frequent low alcohol consumption, such as one daily drink, has a higher risk of atrial fibrillation than infrequent binge drinking. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Heart Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 'Gut itch' may explain pain in IBS
New research discovers that receptors in the nervous system that cause itchy skin also reside in the gut, explaining chronic IBS pain. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Monkeys demonstrate more cognitive flexibility than humans
In a recent study, researchers conclude that in certain tasks, capuchin and rhesus monkeys are more cognitively flexible than humans. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Some keto diets may exacerbate skin inflammation
A study in mouse models with psoriasis-like skin inflammation suggests that ketogenic diets with a very high fat content may exacerbate skin problems. (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

Medical News Today: Parkinson's: New treatment approach shows promise in brain cells
A new study suggests an innovative strategy for tackling an enzyme that is typically affected in Parkinson's disease. The findings show promise in neurons. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Parkinson's Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about serotonin syndrome
Serotonin syndrome occurs when a person takes one or more drugs that cause a buildup of serotonin in the body. Find out the causes, symptoms, and treatments of serotonin syndrome here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pharmacy / Pharmacist Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does taurine affect the body?
This article outlines the health benefits and potential risks of taurine. (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

Medical News Today: What is a neurologist?
Neurologists specialize in diagnosing and treating conditions that affect the nervous system. Here, learn about the conditions they treat and the procedures they perform. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome?
Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is a condition that some long term users of marijuana develop. The hallmarks of the condition include repeated and severe episodes of nausea and vomiting. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to do if you cannot feel an IUD's strings
An IUD has strings that hang down into the vagina. People should locate these strings regularly to make sure that the IUD is still in place. Learn why the IUD strings might be missing and what to do here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Birth Control / Contraception Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about cramping and IUDs
Many people experience cramping after the insertion or removal of an IUD. Cramping usually disappears fairly quickly. However, some people may experience cramping for days or months after the procedure. Learn more about IUD-related cramping here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Scientists liken mitochondria to Tesla battery packs
Using high resolution microscopy, scientists show that mitochondria comprise many bioelectric units rather than a single one, as they previously thought. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Biology / Biochemistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could a unique new fungus offer an opioid alternative?
A new discovery in the estuarine waters of Tasmania may lead to the development of a safe and effective alternative to opioids, scientists reveal. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why raw dog food could be harmful for pets and owners alike
Researchers have found that some raw dog food products harbor harmful bacteria that could cause infections both in dogs and their human family members. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Doce causas y tratamientos del p árpado hinchado
El p árpado hinchado puede ir desde la irritación leve hasta afectar la visión. La mayoría de los casos son inofensivos. Lee sobre las causas más comunes, incluyendo orzuelos, cosméticos, alergias, herpes ocular y blefaritis, y cuándo ver al médico. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Eye Health / Blindness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 14 posibles causas de los per íodos irregulares
Los per íodos irregulares. obedecen a distintas causas. Habla con tu médico para descartar afecciones médicas subyacentes o causas más graves. Aquí te presentamos 14 posibles causas, así como síntomas adicionales que puedes experimentar. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: ¿Por qué hay protuberancias blancas en mi pene?
Las protuberancias blanquecinas en el pene tienen diversas causas, entre otras los puntos blancos, verrugas y manchas de Fordyce. Conoce c ómo identificar estas protuberancias, sus causas y tratamientos. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Men's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: ¿Puede el dolor de cuello ser un signo de algo grave?
El dolor de cuello puede ocurrir en el lado derecho. La mayor ía de las causas son benignas, como dormir en una mala posición, pero otras son más graves, incluido el cáncer. Aquí te presentamos 9 causas de dolor en el lado derecho del cuello. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: ¿Por qué me duele la parte inferior derecha del abdomen?
Las diferentes causas del dolor en la parte inferior derecha del abdomen y sus niveles de gravedad., Aqu í examinamos cuándo se requiere tratamiento y de qué tipo. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Estrogen exposure may stave off cognitive decline in women
New research suggests that estrogen exposure and hormone replacement therapy can help maintain cognitive health in postmenopausal women. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Menopause Source Type: news

Medical News Today: ¿Cómo afecta la candidiasis a los hombres?
La candidiasis es una infecci ón micótica. Hay dos tipos: candidiasis genital, que en los hombres puede irritar e hinchar la cabeza del pene, y oral que se produce en la boca. Medicamentos y remedios caseros pueden aliviar los síntomas. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Men's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is a nephrologist?
This article looks at what they do, the medical conditions they treat, and the procedures they can perform. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about parasite cleanses
Parasite cleanses aim to rid the body of parasitic infections, such as worms. These products make more claims than research supports. Learn more about parasite cleanses in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about peptides for health
Peptides are small chains of amino acids. People use products with peptides for their potential benefits, including to slow aging or build muscle. Learn about peptides, what they do, and safety here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Hidradenitis suppurativa: What to know
Hidradenitis suppurativa is a long term inflammatory skin condition. Learn about the causes, symptoms, treatment options, and home remedies in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: MCI: Should memory tests score males and females differently?
A new study finds that testing memory with sex-specific scores could lead to more females and fewer males receiving a mild cognitive impairment diagnosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does the rotavirus vaccine prevent type 1 diabetes?
Scientists present a link between rotavirus infection and type 1 diabetes and suggest vaccination as a method to prevent the condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Type 1 Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Mindfulness could boost opioid use disorder treatment
A new study offers evidence that mindfulness could boost the effectiveness of traditional therapy for opioid use disorder, improving control over cravings. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dry eye disease: New treatment on the horizon
Current treatments for dry eye disease do not work for everyone. A preliminary investigation of new antibody based eye drops produces encouraging results. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dry Eye Source Type: news

Medical News Today: ¿Qué tipos de dolores de cabeza existen?
Aqu í podrás conocer algunas diferencias entre el dolor de cabeza primario y secundario, sus causas y desencadenantes. Examinamos también las opciones de tratamiento disponibles para cada tipo de dolor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Nueve remedios caseros eficaces para el dolor de o ído
El dolor de o ído puede ser muy intenso y provocar incomodidad y mareos. Saber cómo detener los síntomas en casa puede evitar una visita al médico. Mira aquí las posibles causas y remedios caseros para ayudar a aliviar el dolor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dementia: Brain mapping method may predict progression
New research shows how frontotemporal dementia progresses and enables scientists to accurately predict how the condition will spread. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about delirium
Delirium is a sudden change in a person ’s mental function. It often affects older adults or people experiencing alcohol withdrawal. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What foods relieve nausea?
Some people may not feel like eating while they are nauseated, but some foods can help settle the stomach and relieve feelings of nausea. Learn more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is influenza B and what does it do?
Influenza B is one type of influenza virus that can cause the flu. It typically causes milder flu symptoms than influenza A and affects children more often than adults. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Flu / Cold / SARS Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about third trimester weight gain
A woman may gain weight during the third trimester of pregnancy. This is because the fetus is growing and the body is preparing for delivery. Learn more about third trimester weight gain here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about milia under the eyes
Milia are small bumps of trapped keratin. They are common on the face, especially under the eyes and on the cheeks and forehead. Learn more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about influenza A
Influenza A is a common type of the flu virus. Here, we discuss its symptoms and how to treat and prevent this highly contagious virus. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Flu / Cold / SARS Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Drinks, not food, with added sugar promote weight gain
Research finds that adding sucrose to drinks increases calorie intake and weight gain in mice, but adding the same amount in solid form to food does not. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Gut bacteria may counter the harmful effects of processed foods
A new mouse study identifies a specific bacterium that lives in our gut and breaks down harmful chemicals from processed foods into harmless byproducts. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could coffee byproducts fight inflammation?
A recent study has investigated whether the byproducts of coffee production might help ease the inflammation associated with obesity and protect health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Looking for links between Parkinson's and bipolar disorder
According to a recent review, individuals with bipolar disorder may have an increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease later in life. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Parkinson's Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Remedios naturales para la gastritis
Aunque existen casos en los que es necesario un tratamiento m édico para tratar la gastritis, muchas personas consideran que pueden manejar los síntomas en casa. Cuáles son los mejores remedios caseros en este artículo. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Nueve maneras de subir la presi ón arterial
Por lo general. la presi ón arterial baja indica buena salud, pero cuando causa mareos, fatiga y náuseas, puede tener graves consecuencias para la salud, como una conmoción cerebral e insuficiencia renal. Posibles causas y nueve formas de subir la presión arterial. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: ¿Cómo subir de peso de manera rápida y segura?
Encuentra aqu í 19 alimentos que pueden ayudar a subir de peso rápidamente y mejorar la salud. ¿Funcionan los alimentos que tradicionalmente se han utilizado para aumentar de peso, como la carne roja, los huevos y los batidos de proteínas? Entérate aquí. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Key brain protein may be what maintains chronic pain
New research in mice identifies a key protein that may drive the maintenance of chronic pain. The protein is linked with mood, pain, and motivation. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the possible causes of neck pain?
There are many possible causes of neck pain, from muscle strain to spinal stenosis. In this article, we list more causes of neck pain, discuss their symptoms, and provide some home remedies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What side effects can the shingles vaccine cause?
The shingles vaccine is effective, but it can cause side effects. Learn about the possible mild, serious, and long term side effects here. Also, learn who may benefit the most from the vaccine and who should avoid it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Shingles Source Type: news