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Medical News Today: Stress hormone in hair could predict IVF outcomes

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 08:00
Women with higher levels of the 'stress hormone' cortisol in their hair may be less likely to become pregnant through IVF than women with lower levels.

Medical News Today: Football-related concussion: A call for action

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 07:00
The incidence of football-related TBI is reaching epidemic proportions. Dr. Paul Auerbach has suggested changing the rules of the game to stop the problem.

Medical News Today: Bipolar Disorder and Alcohol: What's the Connection?

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 06:00
Understand how alcohol consumption may be connected to bipolar and why that link exists. This article looks at common symptoms of a bipolar episode.

Medical News Today: Hot flashes in menopause may have genetic links

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 06:00
Study of thousands of American women finds links between 14 common gene variants and menopausal hot flashes, independent of race and ethnicity.

Medical News Today: Did you just lose weight? These nine foods will help you keep it off

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 23:00
The Daily Meal report on how to maintain weight loss, including a list of foods to help keep the weight off while helping you feel full and satisfied.

Medical News Today: Could migraines be caused by the bacteria in our mouths?

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 23:00
Migraines have proven notoriously difficult to understand. New research points the finger at oral bacteria. Could the culprit have finally been found?

Medical News Today: Are Protein Shakes OK for People with Diabetes?

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 23:00
Protein shakes are used as nutritional supplements but why might they be an issue for diabetics? Learn about different protein shakes and nutrition tips.

Medical News Today: PCOS: Red wine compound remedies abnormal hormone levels

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 23:00
A compound found in wine and grapes - resveratrol - has been found to help correct hormone imbalance and improve insulin sensitivity in women with PCOS.

Medical News Today: Voting decisions influenced by candidates' identities more than policies

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 08:00
When it comes to voting, a new model suggests electorates are more likely to be swayed by candidates' identities than their policy positions.

Medical News Today: Depression could be treated with anti-inflammatory drugs

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 07:00
A new meta-analysis finds a new class of drugs used to treat inflammation in autoimmune diseases may also be an effective treatment for depression.

Medical News Today: Older hearts benefit from exercise that is frequent and varied but not intense

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 06:00
Heart study finds frequent and varied exercise is linked to lower risk of premature death in older people, but intense exercise is linked to higher risk.

Medical News Today: Can Castor Oil Be Used For Treating Constipation?

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 05:00
Constipation can conspire to ruin your day. What causes constipation and how can we prevent it? Learn how castor oil and other treatments may help

Medical News Today: Eight foods to eat for healthier hair

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 23:00
The Daily Meal report on how, just like the body, our hair also benefits from a proper diet. They suggest that certain foods can boost hair health.

Medical News Today: Exercise vs. diabetes: New level of detail uncovered

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 23:00
One million participants across four continents provide the most in-depth analysis of exercise and its ability to stave off type 2 diabetes.

Medical News Today: Mom's pre-pregnancy BMI may affect newborn's lifespan

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 23:00
Women who have a higher BMI before pregnancy are likely to have newborns with shorter telomere length - a biomarker for biological age, says new research.

Medical News Today: The placebo effect: Knowingly taking sham pills may reduce chronic pain

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 08:00
New study suggests it is not the expectation that a 'dummy pill' is real that elicits the placebo effect, but rather the ritual associated with taking it.

Medical News Today: Caffeine did not induce arrhythmia in trial with heart failure patients

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 07:00
A trial where heart failure patients ingested 500 mg caffeine over 5 hours found no raised risk of arrhythmic episodes, even during treadmill stress test.

Medical News Today: Can You Treat Psoriasis With Essential Oils?

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 06:00
Psoriasis is a common skin condition. What is it and what causes it? Learn how essentials oils and natural remedies may be used to treat psoriasis.

Medical News Today: Probiotics may help spinal cord injury recovery

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 06:00
A new mouse study finds that counteracting changes in gut bacteria that arise from spinal cord injury with probiotics could help aid recovery.

Medical News Today: It's not just what you eat, it's how you cook it: Nine kitchen techniques to aid weight loss

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 23:00
The Daily Meal report on kitchen techniques we can implement that will help with weight loss, without robbing us of flavorful, satisfying food.