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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.