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Medical News Today: Chronic pain more common in partners of depressed individuals

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 07:00
Chronic pain and depression are both common and mysterious conditions. New research looks at the mix of environmental and genetic factors behind them.

Medical News Today: Pregnancy: Antipsychotic use does not increase the risk of birth defects

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 06:00
Exposure to antipsychotic drugs during the first trimester of pregnancy is not associated with an increased risk of congenital or cardiac malformations.

Medical News Today: What is Hypovolemic Shock? Symptoms and Treatment

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 23:00
Learn all about hypovolemic shock, a severe loss of blood or fluid. This article looks at the causes, symptoms, and treatment of this medical emergency.

Medical News Today: Obesity-related cancer risk increased by overweight duration

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 23:00
A longer duration of overweight and obesity in adulthood is associated with increased risk of several cancers, including breast and endometrial cancers.

Medical News Today: Alzheimer's-causing proteins could be reduced with a healthy diet, exercise

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 23:00
A healthy diet, a healthy BMI, and regular physical activity could reduce the buildup of proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease, a new study finds.

Medical News Today: Celiac disease: Season, region of birth linked with increased risk in children

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:00
Season and region of birth may be associated with an increased risk of celiac disease in children before the age of 15, study finds.

Medical News Today: Brain's empathy center identified

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 07:00
Empathy is a high level emotion that helps us navigate the complex social environment we live in. New research may have found its neural home.

Medical News Today: Prolonged sitting: 'Exercise does not offset health risks,' say AHA

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 06:00
A scientific statement from the American Heart Association says physical activity does not counteract the health risks linked to sedentary behavior.