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Medical News Today: Zika: Researchers create powerful tool for vaccine, antiviral development

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 06:00
By stripping the Zika virus of structural genes, researchers create versions to help develop vaccines and therapeutics without using infectious virus.

Medical News Today: How to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: 6 Useful Steps

Mon, 11/21/2016 - 05:00
What is type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes? Learn about six useful steps that may prevent type 2 diabetes and the risk factors for type 2 diabetes.

Medical News Today: How to Improve Your Sex Life After Prostate Cancer

Sun, 11/20/2016 - 23:00
What is the prostate gland and how can prostate cancer affect sexual behavior? Learn how to manage your sex life after prostate cancer and its treatment.

Medical News Today: Marijuana and mental illness: Low dopamine levels may play a role

Sun, 11/20/2016 - 23:00
New study says there is sufficient evidence that marijuana lowers dopamine levels in the brain, which may explain why some users experience mental illness.

Medical News Today: Pregnancy later in life may improve cognition in old age

Sun, 11/20/2016 - 23:00
New research examines the link between the age that mothers have their last baby and cognitive ability, memory, and executive function later in life.

Medical News Today: Stages of Dementia: How Does the Disease Change Over Time?

Sun, 11/20/2016 - 05:00
What is the diagnosis and outcome of dementia? Learn about treatment option changes over time and what living with dementia in later stages may be like.

Medical News Today: Pessimists more likely to die from heart disease

Sat, 11/19/2016 - 23:00
Researchers find that patients with coronary heart disease who have higher levels of pessimism are more likely to die from their condition.

Medical News Today: Can I Eat Rice If I Have Diabetes?

Sat, 11/19/2016 - 23:00
How do carbohydrates affect diabetes and is eating rice healthy with diabetes? Learn about the nutritious and delicious alternatives to rice.

Medical News Today: Why men might find multitasking more challenging

Sat, 11/19/2016 - 23:00
New research suggests male brains activate more areas of the brain and use more resources when switching between attention objectives.

Medical News Today: Prostate Massage Therapy: What are the Benefits?

Sat, 11/19/2016 - 05:00
Prostate massage was previously used to treat prostate problems but is no longer recommended. Learn about its possible benefits and risks here.

Medical News Today: What Drinks are Good and Bad for People with Diabetes?

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 23:00
People with diabetes often think about what foods are suitable for them, but drinks must also be chosen with care. We look at some tasty beverage ideas.

Medical News Today: Long-term relationships may reduce women's sex drive

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 23:00
A new study examines the link between female sexual functions - such as sexual desire - and relationship status over a longer period of time.

Medical News Today: Many mothers feel guilt, stigma about infant feeding choices

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 23:00
Two new studies find many mothers feel negative emotions about their choice of infant feeding method, particularly if they are formula-feeding.

Medical News Today: 'Uncombable hair' genes uncovered in new study

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 08:00
'Uncombable hair syndrome' is a disorder characterized by dry, frizzy, untamable hair. In a new study, researchers have uncovered a possible genetic cause.

Medical News Today: Hormone therapy improves bone health in postmenopausal women

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 07:00
New research examines the effect of menopausal hormone therapy on bone mass and structure in women at risk of developing osteoporosis.

Medical News Today: Highly drug-resistant infections rising among American children

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 06:00
Researchers reveal rates of multidrug- and carbapenem-resistant P. aeruginosa are rising among U.S. children and call for aggressive prevention strategies.

Medical News Today: Why Are There Leukocytes in My Urine?

Fri, 11/18/2016 - 05:00
What are the causes of leukocytes in the urine and what are the signs and symptoms? Learn about tests and diagnosis and treatments available.

Medical News Today: Advanced Prostate Cancer: Symptoms, Treatment, and Outlook

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 23:00
Learn all about advanced prostate cancer, how it develops, and the symptoms it causes. This article also looks at survival rates for this condition.

Medical News Today: First-time birth in later life may increase longevity

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 23:00
New research examines the link between maternal age at first childbirth, the number of times mothers have been pregnant, and longevity.

Medical News Today: Investigating how a heart can turn to bone

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 23:00
Injured tissue is known to calcify, effectively turning it to bone. Although the mechanisms involved are poorly understood, new research adds a new layer.