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Medical News Today: Why is My Skin Itchy? Examining the Causes of Itchy Skin

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 05:00
Itchy skin is a common condition. We take a look at some of the most common causes of itches, including dry skin, eczema, and allergies.

Medical News Today: Smoking cannabis with tobacco increases risk of dependence

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 23:00
A recent large-scale survey investigating cannabis use in 18 countries finds that mixing it with tobacco lessens an individuals motivation to quit.

Medical News Today: How to Deal with a Sore Throat

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 23:00
Learn all about sore throats. This article looks at the causes and symptoms of a sore throat, along with home remedies and prevention tips.

Medical News Today: Flu shot in pregnancy may only protect infants for 8 weeks after birth

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 23:00
Infants born to mothers who receive the flu vaccine in pregnancy may only be protected against the virus for the first 8 weeks of life, find researchers.

Medical News Today: Gut bacteria-based supplement reduces cravings for high-calorie foods

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 08:00
A food supplement containing bacteria produced in the gut through fiber digestion has been found to reduce cravings for foods high in calories.

Medical News Today: Can eating more unsaturated fats lower risk of death?

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 07:00
Fat in the diet is typically viewed as detrimental to health. A new study, however, points to health benefits of eating more unsaturated fat.

Medical News Today: Hospitals on alert for global emergence of deadly, drug-resistant yeast infection

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 06:00
Candida auris - a multidrug-resistant, invasive yeast infection with high mortality rates - has hit nine countries, prompting fears of a global emergence.

Medical News Today: Recognizing the Signs of Multiple Sclerosis Exacerbation

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 05:00
Learn all about the signs of multiple sclerosis exacerbations. These relapses in symptoms vary in severity and are different from person to person.

Medical News Today: Pasta may not be fattening after all

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 23:00
The Mediterranean diet's popularity has soared in recent years. Its mainstay - pasta - however, has been shunned. Is this a fair response?

Medical News Today: Advanced Multiple Sclerosis: What to Expect

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 23:00
Learn all about the end stage of advanced multiple sclerosis. This article looks at the symptoms and treatment options for people with end stage MS.

Medical News Today: Pancreatic cancer survival could be increased with new treatment combo

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 23:00
In mice with pancreatic cancer, researchers found adding an investigational drug to immunotherapy and chemotherapy more than tripled their survival.

Medical News Today: Walking meetings: A step in the right direction for office worker health

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 08:00
Office workers have little opportunity to be physically active at work. Now, a new study shows how a simple walking meeting plan can make a difference.

Medical News Today: Acetaminophen use in pregnancy linked to autism, ADHD in offspring

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 07:00
Researchers find children born to mothers who used acetaminophen during pregnancy may be more likely to develop symptoms of autism or ADHD.

Medical News Today: Mobile videoconferencing from ambulance speeds up stroke care

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 06:00
Mobile videoconferencing from the ambulance using a tablet cuts the time between stroke event and correct treatment, which is critical to patient recovery.

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.

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