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Medical News Today: Preventing and treating earwax buildup: New guidelines issued

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 23:00
The American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery have updated their guidelines on the best ways to prevent and treat the buildup of earwax.

Medical News Today: 'Emotional hangover' may influence future memory formation

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 23:00
The more emotional an experience is, the better we remember it. But do emotional states have a delayed effect on our ability to form new memories?

Medical News Today: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Treatment, Symptoms, and Causes

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 23:00
What is BPH and what are the causes and risk factors? Learn about its diagnosis, complications, medication that may be used, and tips for living with BPH.

Medical News Today: Novel penile implant offers hope for men with erectile dysfunction

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 08:00
A groundbreaking, heat-activated penile implant shows real promise of improving penis functionality for men with erectile dysfunction.

Medical News Today: Dieting? Your gut microbes might delay the benefits

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 07:00
Researchers find that the benefits of switching from a Western diet to a calorie-restricted, plant-based diet may be hampered by microbes in the gut.

Medical News Today: Parkinson-like symptoms in welders worsen with more manganese exposure

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 06:00
A study of 886 shipyard and fabrication workers finds that higher exposure to manganese in welding fumes is linked to increase in Parkinson-like symptoms.

Medical News Today: COPD and Life Expectancy: What's the Outlook?

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 05:00
Learn about COPD and the different stages of COPD. Can the condition affect lifespan, how is COPD managed, and what lifestyle tips can help?

Medical News Today: Delusional misidentification: Mistaking your mom for a stranger

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 23:00
Study opens the lid on one of the strangest psychiatric phenomena - delusional misidentification syndrome, where patients believe loved ones are strangers.

Medical News Today: Cardiology still a man's world, finds survey

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 23:00
The third Professional Life Survey conducted by the American College of Cardiology reveals that not much has changed over the past 20 years.

Medical News Today: Barrel Chest: Causes and Treatment

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 23:00
A barrel chest may be a sign of strength in bodybuilders, but in medical terms, it may be a sign of a serious disease such as osteoarthritis or COPD.

Medical News Today: Dyspnea: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 05:00
Dyspnea involves a shortness of breath. Causes include illness, heart problems, and altitude. Find out what dyspnea is and how to reduce its impact.

Medical News Today: Cured meats can worsen asthma symptoms

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 23:00
Cured meats can cause a multitude of ills, it seems. The latest research to investigate their impact finds that they may also worsen asthma symptoms.

Medical News Today: How Long Do Menopause Symptoms Last For?

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 23:00
Menopause happens to all women, but what does it entail? How long do women experience symptoms for, what treatments are there, and what happens after?

Medical News Today: Chili pepper compound can stop breast cancer, study finds

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 23:00
Scientists test the effect of a spicy molecule called capsaicin on lab-grown cancer cells. Findings may help treatment for triple-negative breast cancer.

Medical News Today: Pustular Psoriasis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 05:00
Learn more about pustular psoriasis, a condition where blisters appear on the top of reddened skin. This article looks at symptoms and treatment.

Medical News Today: Frequent sauna use may reduce dementia risk in men

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 23:00
A study of more than 2,000 Finnish men has uncovered a link between frequent sauna use and reduced risk of Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia.

Medical News Today: Baking Soda for Acid Reflux: Does it Work?

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 23:00
Baking soda has long been used as a home remedy for acid reflux, but how effective is it? Learn how effective it is, as well as its risks and side effects.

Medical News Today: Unmotivated to exercise? Dopamine could be to blame

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 23:00
As the New Year approaches and we promise ourselves we will exercise more, a new study helps explain why sticking to our resolution can be so hard.

Medical News Today: New study busts the myth that contraceptives kill libido

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 23:00
Despite the widespread belief that contraceptive pills 'kill' sexual desire, new research suggests other factors may play a more significant role.

Medical News Today: Healthful food perceptions influenced by price

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 23:00
Researchers find that the common 'lay theory' that healthful foods always cost more influences our perceptions of what foods are good for us.