Medical Headlines

Subscribe to Medical Headlines feed
Latest featured health news - the top stories
Updated: 1 hour 11 min ago

Medical News Today: Study extols anti-prostate cancer effects of walnuts

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 07:00
A new mouse study suggests it is a component of walnuts themselves - not their omega-3 fatty acid content - that confers health benefits of slowing prostate cancer growth.

Medical News Today: Researchers identify new neurological disorder linked to Alzheimer's

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 07:00
Primary age-related tauopathy, or PART, is a neurological disorder identified in a new study. Like Alzheimer's, it causes memory impairment, but its brain pathology is different.

Medical News Today: Older Americans unversed in the Internet 'know less about health'

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 06:00
Internet literacy is tied to health literacy in older Americans, and many may find themselves sidelined by the digital divide where health knowledge is concerned, say researchers.