Thousands turn out to support the American Heart Association an raise awareness for heart disease.
- Miami Herald
Bottles of medication designed to keep blood pressure down contained medication designed to help prevent strokes and blood clots in people with heart conditions, causing a recall of one lot of each.
- LA Times
As officials in California and beyond try to assess how severe a fall-and-winter coronavirus wave may be, one key factor is the growth of several new subvariants now emerging.
Each woman has different characteristics that may influence the type of screenings most suitable for their breast type.
When it comes to small red bumps springing up on your body, there are many possible culprits. If you’ve been diagnosed with a certain medical condition, such as psoriasis or eczema, you may already know what’s causing the red bumps or rash on your skin. If you have acne, you’re probably all too ...
- The Columbus Dispatch
Progressive itching that intensifies over a few weeks, accompanied by a yellowing of the eyes and skin, can be a sign of pancreatic cancer.
- The Daily Beast
Lydia Zuraw/KHNBy Jay HancockI woke up in a strange bedroom with 24 electrodes glued all over my body and a plastic mask attached to a hose covering my face.The lab technician who watched me all night via video feed told me that I had “wicked sleep apnea” and that it was “central sleep apnea”—a type that originates in the brain and fails to tell the muscles to inhale.As a journalist—and one terrified by the diagnosis—I set out to do my own research. After a few weeks of sleuthing and interviewin
The US has the lowest life expectancy of its peer countries. One chart shows how other nations compare.
Life expectancy in the US has reached a low not seen since the 1990s. For decades, other wealthy nations have had better health outcomes.
Flu Shot Side Effects Like Fatigue Don't Mean You Have the Flu, But They Do Exist—Here Are the Ones to Know About
During a normal season, the flu affects five to 20 percent of the population. That’s tens of millions of individuals in the United States alone. And the severity of the virus varies—some people will experience mild symptoms, while others die from the flu. According to the World Health Organization, ...
- The Hill
🏈 A new chapter with the NFL and Congress: Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.), head of Congress’s Brain Injury Task Force, is demanding answers after a brutal hit on Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa. In other health news, many adults say they don’t know anything about the new COVID-19 booster shots. Welcome to Overnight Health…
The stock market is often a game in reverse psychology. That is, when the mood gets too euphoric, it’s often a sign it is time to sell. Likewise, when sentiment hits the skids, that could be the ultimate signal the time is right to load up the truck. And on that subject, J.P. Morgan’s Marko Kolanovic thinks we are at – or at least near – the bottom. The firm’s global market strategist believes the Fed’s hawkish stance has left stocks “very oversold,” and while inflation remains persistently high
As the nights get colder and the heater temps go up, we’re all bound to experience some restless nights fighting with our indoor environments and blankets. However, for uterus-owners who are in the 40s to 50s age range (and even perimenopausal age of late 30s to 40s), it can be hard to differentiate between regular […]
- The Hill
Story at a glance New data from nearly 450,000 individuals show an association between daily coffee consumption and lower risk of death from any cause. The link was the strongest among drinkers of ground, decaffeinated and instant coffee, compared with non-drinkers. Drinking coffee was also associated with lower risks of cardiovascular disease. For daily coffee…
‘There’s no way that patients are going to be able to afford that.’ Why aren’t new drugs that can help you lose weight more widely used?
In clinical trials, Novo Nordisk’s (DK:NOVO) Wegovy helped adults lose about 15% of their body weight. Eli Lilly’s (LLY) tirzepatide, meanwhile, is still in clinical trials, but data from a Phase 3 trial showed that people taking the drug lost up to 22% of their body weight. “I was prescribing Wegovy almost as fast as I could,” said Elizabeth Fryoux, a physician who practices obesity medicine at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Consumers 18 and older with mild to moderate hearing loss will be able to buy hearing aids directly from stores or online retailers.
- NBC News
“Chicago Med” star Marlyne Barrett has been diagnosed with uterine and ovarian cancer. Her her diagnosis came after doctors discovered a football-sized tumor on her uterus and left ovary in July.
Chia seeds might be tiny but they pack a mighty dose of health benefits, including many must-haves for cyclists.
They were attending the Clooney Foundation For Justice Inaugural Albie Awards.
Doctors debate whether MS is an autoimmune disorder, arguing that it could possibly be a neurodegenerative disorder instead. Scientists have also made headway into several cause-related theories.
- E! News
Katie Couric Calls Her Daughters "The Reasons" She Prioritizes Her Health After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Calling herself the "Screen Queen," Katie Couric is using her recent breast cancer diagnosis as motivation to inspire other women to get their annual mammograms.
- Motley Fool
While largely a bill intended to combat climate change, the Inflation Reduction Act instituted several big changes for Medicare.