Medical News Today: Can mammograms show who is at risk of heart failure?
Recent research suggests that mammograms may help identify women at risk of heart failure by revealing the presence of calcium buildup in breast arteries. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Heart Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about elevated blood pressure after eating
Here, learn how eating can affect a person ’s blood pressure. Also, find out which foods to eat and avoid when trying to control high blood pressure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the link between anxiety and high blood pressure?
Anxiety may cause high blood pressure, and high blood pressure may also cause anxiety. Read about the link between these conditions and the treatment options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the benefits of NAC?
N-acetylcysteine (NAC) is an over-the-counter supplement that may help relieve or improve various medical issues. Here, learn more about the uses and risks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about CoQ10 and its dosage
CoQ10 is a natural chemical that carries out a many vital roles in the body. Some people may take supplements to correct a CoQ10 deficiency. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can figs be beneficial to our health?
Eating a balanced diet is vital for healthful living. Figs contain protein, fiber, and iron, among many other nutrients. Learn more about the potential health benefits of figs here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Baby poop color: Causes and when to see a doctor
Baby poop color may change for a range of reasons, including age, dietary factors, and health conditions. Learn what different colors can indicate here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about neck tension
Neck tension occurs when the neck muscles remain contracted for prolonged periods. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of neck tension here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Bones / Orthopedics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about bleeding after a Pap smear
Light bleeding after a Pap smear is not uncommon as the test can irritate the cervix. Learn more about why bleeding can occur after a Pap smear here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Chest pain in women: What causes it, and how do doctors diagnose it?
A heart attack is a common cause of chest pain, but women may have different symptoms than men. Learn about the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of chest pain in women here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: New MRI scans reveal brain features of depression
Using new types of MRI, scientists have observed features of the blood-brain barrier and activity in brain circuits that may characterize depression. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why scientists are studying hibernation to tackle obesity
New research in hibernating mammals reveals that noncoding DNA may play a role in mechanisms related to obesity control in humans and other animals. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Using anthrax to fight cancer
Current treatments for bladder cancer need improvement. A new study combines a growth factor with anthrax toxin to create a quick, effective treatment. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Are most dolphins 'right-handed,' too?
After studying dolphins for 6 years, researchers have found that these mammals have a preference for their right sides, similar to human right-handedness. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Veterinary Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dental bridge: Everything you need to know
A dental bridge can replace a missing tooth or several teeth. In this article, learn how dental bridges work, including the types and what to expect. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Do braces hurt? What to expect
People often wonder whether braces hurt. Here, we discuss the pain or discomfort that people may experience when getting and wearing braces. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Bruised face: Treatment and causes
A bruised face will usually heal on its own. However, some treatments and home remedies may speed up the healing process. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does toothpaste work on pimples?
Many people have tried using toothpaste on pimples, but this alternative treatment method is one to avoid. Learn why this is and what remedies to try instead. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about swollen cervical lymph nodes
The cervical lymph nodes are tiny glands located in the sides and back of the neck. These glands can become swollen. In this article, learn why this is and how to treat it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Lymphology/Lymphedema Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cold medicine for hypertension: What to know
Some cold medications are not suitable for people with high blood pressure. Find out which ones are unsafe, and discover alternative options for cold relief. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How much hair loss is normal?
The average person sheds 50 –100 hairs a day as part of the natural hair growth cycle. Learn more about how much hair loss is normal in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about alcohol intoxication
Alcohol intoxication is a temporary condition that occurs when a person drinks an excess of alcohol. Learn about the signs, treatments, and risks, including alcohol poisoning. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Medical News Today: These blood markers may indicate a higher risk of disease and death
New research suggests that certain immune markers in people's blood could help identify those at higher risk of disease and disease-related death. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Brushing your teeth may keep your heart healthy
New research that followed a large group of people over an extended period suggests that regular toothbrushing staves off arrhythmia and heart failure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiovascular / Cardiology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: MS: Common herpesvirus variant raises risk
New research finds that one variant of the human herpesvirus 6 significantly increases a person's chance of developing multiple sclerosis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Multiple Sclerosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Study outlines concerns around natural psychoactive substances
New evidence shows that the rate of exposure to natural psychoactive drugs in the United States has increased, putting adult and child health at risk. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What are the benefits of neem oil for the skin?
Neem oil contains natural compounds that may support skin health in various ways. Here learn more about the potential benefits and risks of neem on the skin. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to treat female hair loss
Female hair loss happens for many reasons, including natural aging. We cover treatments for hair loss, tips for hair growth, and ways to cope with hair loss. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about pubic hair loss
Some people may experience hair loss in the pubic region. Learn about the causes and additional symptoms. We also provide information on the treatment options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Understanding blood pressure readings
This article explains the numbers in more detail. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Penile melanosis: What to know
Penile melanosis is a benign condition that causes dark patches of skin to appear on the penis. Learn about its appearance and more in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can you smoke and donate blood?
Almost everyone can donate blood. However, some people who use nicotine or cannabis products may wonder if they are eligible blood donors. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Smoking / Quit Smoking Source Type: news

Medical News Today: The pH of water: What to know
There are important things to understand about pH and how it relates to water. Some people believe that drinking alkaline water provides health benefits. Learn more about the pH of water here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Stem cell discovery could improve treatments for leukemia, other diseases
Scientists have found a way to boost blood stem cell self-renewal in the lab. The finding could improve treatments for leukemia and other blood diseases. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Leukemia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Parks with irregular shapes may boost longevity
A new study finds that parks with complex, irregular shapes and more access points are associated with a lower risk of premature mortality. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Seniors / Aging Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can the keto diet help beat the flu?
New research in mice suggests that dietary choices can influence the body's ability to fight off infection in general and the influenza virus in particular. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Flu / Cold / SARS Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Green spaces in cities can help people live longer
A large meta-analysis of existing studies now suggests that green spaces may protect the residents of urban areas from premature death. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Environment / Water / Pollution Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Parkinson's: Ultrasound technology may relieve symptoms
New research shows that a special ultrasound technique can significantly reduce tremors in people living with Parkinson's disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Parkinson's Disease Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Negative bias in people with depression is temporary
People with depression process negative facial expressions in a stronger way than neutral ones. However, this tendency disappears as symptoms reduce. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Depression Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Do past medicines hold the answer to antibiotic resistance?
As the effectiveness of antibiotics wanes, scientists are looking at medications that preceded them, such as those involving metals and metalloids. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases / Bacteria / Viruses Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cancer survivors report an information gap in treatment side effects
According to a survey of people who had undergone treatment for cancer, about one-third wished that they had received more information on the side effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Causes and treatment of a split lip
A split lip is a common minor injury with a range of possible causes, including cold weather, skin picking, and dehydration. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about tooth extraction
A person may need a tooth extraction for various reasons. Here, learn about the different types of extraction and what to expect during and after the procedure. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Causes of right shoulder and arm pain
There are several potential causes of right shoulder and arm pain. Read on to find out the various causes and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Constipation in breastfeeding babies: What to know
Constipation is very uncommon in breastfed babies, but it does sometimes happen. Learn about the causes and treatment of constipation in breastfed babies here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about fluoride treatment
Fluoride treatment may offer benefits to those at risk of tooth decay. Natural health advocates, however, question the safety of fluoride. We look at the benefits and side effects of fluoride and fluoride treatment. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Vitamins and supplements for athletes
Many athletes look for safe and efficient ways to boost their performance. In this article, we look at six vitamins and supplements that may help. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Tips for healing a sprained ankle fast
An ankle sprain is an injury to ligaments in the ankle. Read on to learn about first aid and long-term methods of supporting recovery. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sports Medicine / Fitness Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about newborn respiratory rates
A newborn ’s respiratory rate may vary, but it should fall within a healthy range. Here, learn about this range and what to do if the rate is faster or slower. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics / Children's Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does it mean when acne is itchy?
Acne can cause pain and skin irritation, but is it normal for acne bumps to itch? Here, we discuss the causes and treatment of itchy acne. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news