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Medical News Today: Could hops extract reduce risk of breast cancer?

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 08:00
Testing the effect of hop extract on estrogen metabolism - a pathway in breast cancer development - identifies a hops compound with anti-cancer potential.

Medical News Today: Heart attack death increased by more than 50 percent for diabetes patients

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 07:00
Patients with diabetes are up to 56 percent more likely to die from a heart attack than those without diabetes, new research suggests.

Medical News Today: HIV entry mechanism into immune cell nucleus revealed

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 06:00
How does HIV enter the nucleus of immune cells when it is bigger than the pores in its walls? New research shows it hijacks a protein to enlarge the pores.

Medical News Today: How Should I Organize my Diet to Help my Diabetes?

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 05:00
A healthy diet is very important for people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, but what foods are best? This article looks at suitable foods and diet tips.

Medical News Today: Huntington's risk genes '10 times more common than previously thought'

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 23:00
A study of more than 7,300 adults suggests the number of people at low risk of Huntington's disease is 10 times higher than previous estimates report.

Medical News Today: 10 Exercises for Arthritis of the Knee

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 23:00
People with arthritis of the knee can reduce pain through exercise. Learn more about exercises to reduce pain, improve mobility, and strengthen the knee.

Medical News Today: New head-scanning ultrasound technology could help diagnose brain injuries

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 23:00
Advanced technology that enables medics to scan bleeding in the brain by using ultrasound to make 3-D brain models could save and improve patients' lives.

Medical News Today: Heart disease seen as a man's issue by many male doctors

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 08:00
Female patients who are seen by male doctors are less likely to be assessed for heart disease risk than male patients, especially when the doctor is male.

Medical News Today: Grub's up! How eating insects could benefit health

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 07:00
The thought of munching a barbecued beetle might turn your stomach, but it could be highly nutritious. We look at the health benefits of eating insects.

Medical News Today: More Americans eating healthily, but disparities remain

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 06:00
Study shows the American diet is improving - such as more eating of whole grains - but disparities by race/ethnicity, education, and income persist.

Medical News Today: Diabetes and Stress: What's the Connection?

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 05:00
Stress can affect how the body manages blood sugar levels. This poses a problem for people with diabetes. Learn more about the connection here.

Medical News Today: Donor blood test may be holding back heart transplantation

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 23:00
Donor hearts may be unnecessarily rejected as a result of a blood test used to determine their eligibility for transplantation, according to researchers.

Medical News Today: What is the Best Milk for People with Diabetes?

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 23:00
Milk is a good source of calcium but also contains carbohydrates. What is the best milk for people with diabetes to drink? This article investigates.

Medical News Today: Exclusive breast-feeding lowers risks of conduct disorders in children

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 23:00
Babies who are exclusively breast-fed for longer are less likely to have conduct disorders later, compared with those who are breast-fed less than 1 month.

Medical News Today: Heart attack risk is lower when immune system is more robust

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 08:00
New research of people with high blood pressure shows those with higher levels of antibodies in their blood were less likely to have a heart attack.

Medical News Today: Cannabis use in pregnancy may alter offspring's brain structure

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 07:00
Expectant mothers who use cannabis may be putting their child's brain development at risk - a cause for concern given the rise in legalization of the drug.

Medical News Today: Pediatricians call for stricter regulations to prevent lead poisoning in children

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 06:00
Even low levels of lead can cause permanent damage in children, and the U.S. needs to do more to eliminate sources of exposure, say leading pediatricians.

Medical News Today: Arthritis in the Knee: What You Need to Know

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 05:00
Arthritis is a common cause of knee pain. Find out about different types of arthritis, their causes, symptoms, and how they can be treated.

Medical News Today: Can People With Diabetes Use Epsom Salts?

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 23:00
Some people may recommend epsom salts for soothing painful feet, but are they safe for people with diabetes to use? This article looks at the evidence.

Medical News Today: Brain tumor risk linked to high education level

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 23:00
A new population-wide study shows gliomas are more common among people who studied at university for 3 years, compared with those who did not.