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Medical News Today: Hospitals on alert for global emergence of deadly, drug-resistant yeast infection

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 06:00
Candida auris - a multidrug-resistant, invasive yeast infection with high mortality rates - has hit nine countries, prompting fears of a global emergence.

Medical News Today: Recognizing the Signs of Multiple Sclerosis Exacerbation

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 05:00
Learn all about the signs of multiple sclerosis exacerbations. These relapses in symptoms vary in severity and are different from person to person.

Medical News Today: Pasta may not be fattening after all

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 23:00
The Mediterranean diet's popularity has soared in recent years. Its mainstay - pasta - however, has been shunned. Is this a fair response?

Medical News Today: Advanced Multiple Sclerosis: What to Expect

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 23:00
Learn all about the end stage of advanced multiple sclerosis. This article looks at the symptoms and treatment options for people with end stage MS.

Medical News Today: Pancreatic cancer survival could be increased with new treatment combo

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 23:00
In mice with pancreatic cancer, researchers found adding an investigational drug to immunotherapy and chemotherapy more than tripled their survival.

Medical News Today: Walking meetings: A step in the right direction for office worker health

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 08:00
Office workers have little opportunity to be physically active at work. Now, a new study shows how a simple walking meeting plan can make a difference.

Medical News Today: Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to autism, ADHD in offspring

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 07:00
Researchers find children born to mothers who used acetaminophen during pregnancy may be more likely to develop symptoms of autism or ADHD.

Medical News Today: Mobile videoconferencing from ambulance speeds up stroke care

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 06:00
Mobile videoconferencing from the ambulance using a tablet cuts the time between stroke event and correct treatment, which is critical to patient recovery.

Medical News Today: Is Oatmeal Good for People with Diabetes?

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 05:00
Oatmeal is a popular food that is high in carbohydrate. This article looks at whether oatmeal is a good food for people with diabetes to eat.

Medical News Today: Early diagnosis remains key to successful treatment of deadly fungal infection

Sun, 07/03/2016 - 23:00
New guidelines urge that while care improves, early diagnosis is key to successful treatment of potentially deadly fungal infection invasive aspergillosis.

Medical News Today: Why is My Poop Green? Stool Colors Explained

Sun, 07/03/2016 - 23:00
Learn all about why your poop might be green. This article looks at what can cause poop to change color and whether it is a cause for concern.

Medical News Today: Most fertility apps unlikely to help plan or prevent pregnancy

Sun, 07/03/2016 - 23:00
A review of almost 100 smartphone fertility apps reveals that the majority of them are unlikely to help women avoid or achieve pregnancy.

Medical News Today: Aggressive breast cancer identified with new technique

Sat, 07/02/2016 - 23:00
A combination of math and imaging can distinguish aggressive forms of ductal carcinoma in situ - or stage 0 breast cancer - from non-aggressive forms.

Medical News Today: Marijuana use may start from age 11, study finds

Sat, 07/02/2016 - 23:00
Adolescents are at risk of marijuana use from the age of 11, a new study reveals, suggesting that drug intervention programs may need to start earlier.

Medical News Today: Eating walnuts may help prevent colon cancer

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 23:00
The Daily Meal investigate whether eating an ounce of walnuts every day lowers the risk of contracting colon cancer. Researchers from UConn Health say yes.

Medical News Today: Neuroscience of bullying: Why do some find it rewarding?

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 23:00
Breaking research investigates the reward circuits involved in unnecessary aggression. The findings give new insights into the origins of bullying.

Medical News Today: Artificial pancreas for type 1 diabetes could reach patients by 2018

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 23:00
In a new report, researchers reveal how an artificial pancreas could be ready for clinical use for patients with type 1 diabetes by 2018.

Medical News Today: Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Scientists identify trigger and treatment

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 08:00
Study shows activation of protein cdk4 triggers non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, and drugs that block it may offer way to prevent or treat the disease.

Medical News Today: BRCA1 gene mutation may raise risk of aggressive endometrial cancer

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 07:00
A new study identifies a greater risk of serous or serous-like endometrial cancer for women with a BRCA1 gene mutation, even after risk-reducing surgery.

Medical News Today: Simple list of seven predictors helps screen patients at risk of COPD

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 06:00
Trial shows a simple list of seven predictive factors successfully identifies patients at risk for COPD even if they are not experiencing symptoms.