Medical News Today: What to know about deep sleep
During deep sleep, the body restores various functions, including energy and memory. There are several stages of sleep, and they are all important. Learn more about deep sleep here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about betamethasone
Betamethasone is an inflammation-reducing corticosteroid that helps treat a range of skin conditions. Learn about the types, uses, and side effects of this medication here, as well as the warnings regarding its use. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could this unusual immune cell be the cause of type 1 diabetes?
Scientists have found a hybrid of B and T immune cells that could be a prime driver of the autoimmunity that many people believe causes type 1 diabetes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Type 1 Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is coffee bad for the heart or not?
Reports about the effect of coffee on heart health can be contradictory, so a new study from Britain aims to shed more light on this problem. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Low-amp electroconvulsive therapy may relieve suicidal thoughts
A new, small trial finds that low-amp electroconvulsive therapy is highly effective in reducing suicidal ideation while having no cognitive side effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Type 2 diabetes: High-intensity exercise may restore heart function
New research finds that high-intensity interval training helps to reduce heart complications in people living with type 2 diabetes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
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Medical News Today: Menopause and heart health: Why timing hormone therapy is key
Researchers at the University of Guelph in Canada are the first to study how perimenopause affects heart health in female mice. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
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Medical News Today: New study links air pollution with atherosclerosis
Scientists have found an intriguing association between exposure to ambient ozone and the thickening of the carotid arteries' walls. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is virtual reality the next frontier of Alzheimer's diagnosis?
New research suggests that using a virtual reality simulator could be more effective at detecting Alzheimer's disease than standard tests. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can blueberries protect heart health?
A recent study that investigated the impact of blueberries on cardiovascular health concludes that we should all be eating 1 cup of blueberries each day. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How cranberries may curb the antibiotic resistance crisis
New research finds that a cranberry extract enhances the effectiveness of antibiotics in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How cranberries may curb the antibiotic-resistance crisis
New research finds that a cranberry extract enhances the effectiveness of antibiotics in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the benefits of grass-fed butter?
Grass-fed butter has recently increased in popularity over concerns about health and animal welfare. In this article, we look at the benefits of butter from grass-fed cows, compared with butter from grain-fed cows. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why do people laugh in their sleep?
A person may laugh in their sleep due to odd dreams or sleep disorders. Rarely, the cause is a neurological condition. Sleep laughing can also be normal, especially in babies. Learn more about laughing during sleep here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about collagen supplements
Collagen supplements can help improve skin health. Collagen is a protein that promotes skin elasticity. Most people can take collagen supplements without experiencing negative effects. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is learned helplessness?
In this article, we discuss the psychology behind learned helplessness — a state in which a person feels unable to change a stressful situation, even when change becomes possible. We look at the background of the theory and ways to overcome this state. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychology / Psychiatry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about precum and pregnancy
It is possible to get pregnant from precum. Precum is a fluid that the penis releases before ejaculation. The fluid is a lubricant that may contain sperm. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pregnancy / Obstetrics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How do you know if you have a sprained ankle?
Signs of a sprained ankle include pain and swelling. Doctors grade sprains depending on severity. Causes include falling and overuse. Learn more about the signs of a sprained ankle here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bones / Orthopedics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the most healthful types of bread?
This article takes a look at some of the most healthful bread. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the best diets for ADHD?
Certain foods may help with the symptoms of ADHD, while others could worsen the condition. In this article, we look at which foods to choose and the research behind specific ADHD diets. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about pustules
Pustules are large, pus-filled pimples. In this article, we discuss the causes and symptoms of pustules. We also look at treatments and home remedies to get rid of them. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What STDs can you get from oral sex?
There are many sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) that people can get as a result of having oral sex, including gonorrhea, syphilis, and chlamydia. Learn about how people can transmit STDs orally, the symptoms they cause, and the available treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sexual Health / STDs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes heartburn and nausea?
Heartburn and nausea are both common digestive issues. They can occur together, especially if a person experiences indigestion. Learn more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why sleep is essential for health
Sleep is important for energy, avoiding weight gain, lowering the risk of heart disease, and reducing stress. Learn more about the importance of getting a good night ’s rest here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Are feminine hygiene products really necessary?
Are intimate hygiene products, such as 'feminine' washes and douches, safe to use? Why or why not? In this Spotlight feature, we investigate. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Fat in soil bacteria may protect against stress
The discovery of an anti-inflammatory, stress-protective fatty acid in a soil bacterium sheds light on why contact with dirt can be good for our health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Letter from the Editor: Self-love
May is Mental Health Month. In this month's letter, Managing Editor Honor talks about the importance of self-love for mental health and well-being. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Mental Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: More evidence that ultra-processed foods could harm health
Two large new European studies have looked into the various health hazards associated with a high consumption of ultra-processed foods. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Autism and the gut microbiome: Further evidence strengthens link
New research in rodents finds additional evidence that the microbiome may influence the likelihood of developing autistic behaviors. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Autism Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about insulin and weight gain
This article looks at the link between diabetes, insulin, and gaining weight. It also describes how to manage or prevent this potential effect. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Gout: Why the stigma?
There is a stigma attached to gout, and it tends to be linked to heavy drinking and a bad diet. Here, we explore that stigma and the truth about gout. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gout Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the best natural mosquito repellents?
Many people prefer to use natural mosquito repellents instead of chemical products. Options include citronella, peppermint, and lemongrass. Learn about the best natural mosquito repellents here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bites and Stings Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about popping joints
Joints may pop out of place for a variety of reasons, including injury. This popping is typically harmless in most cases. Certain conditions may make the feeling worse, however. Learn more about joint popping here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bones / Orthopedics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Tips for staying up all night
Sometimes it is necessary for people to stay up all night for work, studying, or other reasons. Tips that may help a person feel more awake and alert at night can include consuming caffeine, exercising, napping, and taking cold showers. It is also important to allow a day for recovery. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about urinary urgency
Urinary urgency is the urgent need to urinate despite not having a full bladder. It may occur alongside frequent or painful urination. Learn about the possible causes and treatment options here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to get back on track after binge eating
Many people overeat occasionally, but there are a number of different ways to get back on track. In this article, learn about what to do after binge eating to return to a healthful routine. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the side effects and risks of Ritalin?
Ritalin (methylphenidate) is a stimulant medication for the treatment of ADHD and narcolepsy. Ritalin can cause side effects and has the potential for misuse and addiction. Researchers are investigating the long-term safety and effectiveness of this drug in children and adolescents. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: ADHD / ADD Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is leukemia hereditary?
Leukemia is a genetic condition, but in most cases, it is not hereditary. In this article, we explore the links between leukemia and family history, genetics, and lifestyle and environmental factors. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Leukemia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about neuralgia
Neuralgia is a condition that causes shooting and burning pain in the nerves. There are many types of neuralgia. Treatment options include medications and surgery. Learn more about neuralgia here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about muscle atrophy
Muscle atrophy can occur due to poor nutrition, age, and genetics. Symptoms vary, and treatment may include physical therapy, functional electric stimulation, or surgery. Learn more about muscle atrophy here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Muscular Dystrophy / ALS Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Synthetic CBD may be a safe treatment for seizures
A nonintoxicating, synthetic CBD that is not easy to convert to THC and comprises inexpensive, noncannabis ingredients treated seizures safely in rats. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Epilepsy Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Early-onset Alzheimer's: Is 'bad cholesterol' a factor?
A new study connects high blood levels of 'bad' cholesterol with the presence of early-onset Alzheimer's. The link, the authors suggest, could be causal. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Clinical trial shows why energy drinks are bad for the heart
In a clinical trial, researchers found significant changes in heart rhythm and blood pressure after volunteers consumed two different energy drinks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: This new compound could fight potent 'superbugs'
The emergence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria is creating a global crisis, but a newly developed compound offers fresh hope in addressing this issue. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How many calories do you burn by walking?
The number of calories the body burns while a person is walking varies according to their sex, body size, and how fast they are walking. Learn more about how many calories people burn when they are walking here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Olives: Nutrition and health benefits
Olives are a delicious snack, and they make a great addition to many popular dishes. They are also a key component of the Mediterranean diet. Learn more about their possible health benefits here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Chocolate and acid reflux: What's the link?
Acid reflux is a common problem. Many foods, including chocolate, can trigger symptoms. Learn more about the link between chocolate and acid reflux in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about blood in urine (hematuria) in females
Blood in the urine, or hematuria, may arise after an infection or injury. Some causes are specific to females or more likely to affect females than males. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to lower uric acid levels naturally
A uric acid buildup can sometimes lead to gout, which causes very painful symptoms. Learn about eight natural ways to lower uric acid levels in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gout Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about the protein test and results
Total protein tests measure the amount of protein in a person's urine or blood. In this article, we discuss the total protein test, including its uses, normal protein levels, and what abnormal levels mean. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medical Devices / Diagnostics Source Type: news