Think hookahs filter out tobacco toxins? Think again

Study finds the popular water pipes do not rid smoke of heavy metals.

February 28, 2015 0

“Munchies” research provides insight into brain chemistry

Marijuana use side effect could hold key in learning how to stimulate or suppress appetites.

February 27, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Worried about your newborn’s noisy, high-pitched breathing?

It could be stridor, a treatable problem with the larynx.

February 27, 2015 0

FDA OKs new varicose vein treatment

It seals affected veins with adhesive agent, agency says.

February 27, 2015 0

Troops in Middle East may be at risk for lung problems

Study found dust exposure poses health hazards.

February 26, 2015 0

Mighty Girl thrives

Alexandra, one of the smallest babies in the world to undergo a heart procedure in July, beat the odds and is 'doing great.'

February 25, 2015 2

U.S. dietary guidelines take aim at sugar

Nutritionists continue to endorse fruits, vegetables and unsaturated fats.

February 25, 2015 0

Listen to your mother! Take a nap

Can a power nap really help counteract a short night?

February 24, 2015 0

Golden anniversaries may bring an added special glow

Study sees slight uptick in sexual activity for couples married 50 years or more.

February 24, 2015 0

Moldy homes may mean more asthma in young kids

Those with allergies are at greatest asthma risk, study finds.

February 23, 2015 0

Red alert: 7 shingles facts you need to know

Expert says it's time to get serious about shingles, the adult chickenpox with potentially long-term effects.

February 23, 2015 2
PATIENT STORY

Risky business: Teens and allergies

Help your teens live a full life—and stay safe—despite food allergies.

February 22, 2015 0