Medical News Today: How crushed eggshells could help repair bone damage
In an effort to find better ways of supporting bone growth for transplants, a study in vitro and in vivo has turned to an unusual material: eggshells. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bones / Orthopedics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Breast cancer: Blood test may predict relapse
New research introduces an innovative blood test that may predict the chances of breast cancer recurring by measuring a person's antitumor response. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about guanfacine for the treatment of ADHD
Guanfacine (Intuniv) is a nonstimulant drug option for the treatment of children with ADHD. A doctor may prescribe guanfacine if stimulant medications have been unsuccessful or have been causing harmful or unpleasant side effects. Learn more about guanfacine here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Switching off this enzyme reversed prediabetes in mice
A new study shows that deactivating an enzyme that alters ceramides can prevent insulin resistance and fatty liver as well as reverse prediabetes in mice. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Type 2 Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What happens in the brain when we are bored?
What happens in the brain when we get bored? And what is different in the case of people who are prone to boredom in a negative way? A new study finds out. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Beating addiction: Why our brains may struggle to ignore alcohol, food cues
A first-of-its-kind experiment shows that ignoring addiction-related cues is something that we can control by exercising executive brain functions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can treadmill exercise relieve period pain?
In what may seem like counterintuitive findings, a new study suggests that running on a treadmill could ease period pain and improve the quality of life. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: These diets and supplements may not really protect the heart
Do common dietary interventions and nutritional supplements really help protect against cardiovascular events? A new meta-analysis answers in the negative. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Heart Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the differences between Prozac and Zoloft?
Prozac and Zoloft are two types of antidepressant. In this article, we compare the uses, dosages, and side effects of the two drugs. We also look at their interactions with other medicines and discuss whether people can take Prozac and Zoloft together. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can you overdose on Adderall?
Adderall is a psychostimulant. While it helps treat some conditions, it also has side effects and risks, including the risk of overdose. Learn about the symptoms of an Adderall overdose and what to do here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about ADHD and hyperfocus
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has many symptoms, one of which is hyperfocus. Hyperfocus causes a person to fixate on things that interest them. Learn more about hyperfocus in ADHD, as well as how to manage it, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
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Medical News Today: Is there a link between back pain and incontinence?
Back pain and incontinence can occur at the same time due to a single underlying condition, such as cauda equina syndrome. If they suddenly occur at the same time, it may signal a medical emergency. At other times, the conditions may develop for two separate reasons. Learn more about causes and treatment options here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
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Medical News Today: Could targeting this heart hormone help control blood pressure?
The heart releases a hormone that has a key role in blood pressure. Now, a study of rats shows that its function depends on a sugar molecule attachment. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 13 adults with complete paralysis benefit from nerve transfer surgery
A prospective study of young adults with spinal cord injury examines the benefits of nerve transfer surgery up to 24 months after the intervention. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Giving up alcohol may significantly boost mental health
New research from Hong Kong shows that quitting alcohol use could boost mental health, especially among females who are moderate drinkers. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Brain structure may play key role in psychosis
New research finds a link between the size and structure of a brain region called the choroid plexus and the development of psychosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Urine test can help diagnose aggressive prostate cancer
New research introduces a diagnostic test for aggressive prostate cancer, which may help people 'avoid an unnecessary initial biopsy.' (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Prostate / Prostate Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Facebook may actually benefit adult mental health
Contrary to what previous studies have found, new research suggests that Facebook may, in fact, benefit the mental health of adults. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does drinking alcohol in older age prolong life?
New research presents the results of a 16-year follow-up to 'one of the largest and most rigorous' studies on the link between alcohol use and mortality. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: New research may explain why evolution made humans 'fat'
Scientists compare how fat cell DNA is packaged in humans, chimps, and other primates. The results reveal the role of evolution in human fat metabolism. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How fast do we feel pain? Study overturns previous notions
New research into the experience of pain challenges previous beliefs about how quickly pain signals travel in humans compared with touch signals. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause both lower back pain and diarrhea?
Lower back pain and diarrhea are common and tend to be unrelated. However, a number of conditions can cause both symptoms. Examples include celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, kidney infections, and diverticulosis. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to treat acne on black skin naturally
Acne is a common skin problem that may be more prevalent in people with black skin. While medical treatments can be effective, they can also cause side effects. Learn about a variety of treatments for acne in black skin here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about the Concerta crash
Concerta is a stimulant medication that helps treat the symptoms of ADHD. As the drug leaves the body, a person may experience fatigue or depression. People call this the ‘Concerta crash.’ Learn about causes and prevention here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about Concerta
Concerta is a type of medication that doctors sometimes prescribe to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is a slow-release medication, meaning that if a person takes one pill in the morning, it will release the drug into the body throughout the day. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about mammary duct ectasia
Mammary duct ectasia is when a milk duct in the breast becomes blocked and clogged up with fluid. It is not a serious condition and does not increase a person's risk of breast cancer. However, it may cause pain, tenderness, and swelling, and it can sometimes lead to an infection called mastitis. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How does tumor size relate to breast cancer stage?
Doctors use tumor size to help determine the stage of breast cancer. People with early-stage cancers are likely to have smaller tumors that are easier for doctors to treat. However, doctors take many other factors into account when determining the cancer stage and possible treatment approaches. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 3 creepy crawlies that may revolutionize health
Are you scared or fascinated by crawling, flying, scurrying critters? This Spotlight feature explains how creepy crawlies may forward clinical research. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Veterinary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Pro-obesity environment and genes could explain big rise in body weight
While genes can raise obesity risk, they interact with environment to drive up BMI, with environment likely contributing more, Norwegian study suggests. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Spinach supplement may increase muscle strength
New research finds that a dietary supplement comprising spinach extract can significantly increase athletic performance and muscle strength. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vaccine cuts rate of HPV infection, precancerous lesions
New research finds a link between HPV vaccination and a considerable drop in cases of HPV infection and the number of precancerous lesions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cervical Cancer / HPV Vaccine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How common is erectile dysfunction?
Doctors know that erectile dysfunction is common, but calculating its exact prevalence is tough. A recent review has attempted to draw a clearer picture. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about inhaled steroids
This article provides an overview of inhaled steroids, including their types, side effects, dosages, and duration of action. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Respiratory Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Are lower back pain and constipation related?
Several health conditions can cause lower back pain and constipation to occur at the same time. Sometimes, one underlying condition will cause these symptoms, but other times, they will occur due to two unrelated conditions. Learn more about these conditions and when a person should see a doctor here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Back Pain Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Glycemic index: Everything you need to know
The glycemic index (GI) scores foods according to how quickly they raise blood sugar. This scoring system can help people with conditions such as diabetes make positive dietary choices. Learn more about GI, including about low and high GI foods, in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Programming bacteria to fight cancer
Scientists have shown that programming bacteria to help the immune system fight cancer can shrink tumors and increase survival in mice. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How a unique gene mutation may drive autism
Working with animal models and analyzing human genetic information, researchers discover how one gene may be key to the development of autism. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Autism Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Very low levels of 'bad' cholesterol may raise stroke risk
New research in a large sample of participants finds that too little low-density lipoprotein cholesterol correlates with a higher risk of bleeding stroke. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cholesterol Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Diabetes: Some antidepressants reduce death risk
After studying more than 50,000 people with diabetes and depression, scientists found that those who took antidepressants had a lower risk of death. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is fungal or animal protein better for building muscle?
A small new study suggests that fungus-derived protein present in some meat replacement products may be better for building muscles than animal protein. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the difference between Concerta and Ritalin?
Concerta and Ritalin are both prescription drugs containing the active ingredient methylphenidate hydrochloride. Learn about the differences between them here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the link between age and breast cancer?
A person's risk of breast cancer increases with age. Doctors most commonly diagnose the condition in females over the age of 50. However, there are many other factors that can affect the chances of developing breast cancer. Learn about these risk factors, as well as the benefits and risks of regular screening, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about tubular carcinoma
Tubular carcinoma is a type of invasive breast cancer. In this article, learn more about the symptoms, causes, and treatment of tubular carcinoma and the outlook for people with this cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about medullary breast carcinoma
Medullary breast carcinoma is a rare type of invasive breast cancer. In this article, we look at the symptoms, causes, and treatment of medullary breast carcinoma and the outlook for people with this cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Best anti-cancer supplements
Anti-cancer supplements can include vitamin tablets and herbal extracts. However, while supplements may help to reduce a person ’s risk of developing cancer or support the body during cancer treatment, no supplement can replace standard cancer therapies. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: When does ovulation restart after a miscarriage?
After a miscarriage, a women ’s menstrual cycle will restart. The first day of bleeding will be day 1 of the new cycle. For people with regular cycles, ovulation typically occurs around day 14. However, it may take several months for a woman’s cycle to return to usual after pregnancy loss. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is it safe to mix Zoloft and alcohol?
Doctors say that people should not drink alcohol when taking Zoloft. In this article, we look at the risks, research, and effects of mixing Zoloft and alcohol. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the side effects of amantadine?
This article takes a close look at the side effects of amantadine, which can range from mild to severe. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Parkinson's Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about Adderall
In this article, learn all about Adderall, a type of stimulant medication that doctors sometimes prescribe to treat ADHD or narcolepsy. We cover the uses, side effects, dosage, and more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about alcohol and brain damage
Alcohol has many effects on the body and can potentially damage the brain. Long-term and short-term effects can result in a range of physical and psychological changes. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news