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Medical News Today: Causes and remedies for cold feet
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:00:00 PST
Cold feet are a common occurrence. In this article, learn about a variety of possible causes for cold feet, as well as home remedies to keep the feet warm.
Medical News Today: Ten benefits of shilajit
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 07:00:00 PST
Shilajit, also called mineral pitch, is the result of a long process of breaking down plant matter and minerals. Learn about the potential health benefits.
Medical News Today: Internal bleeding: What you need to know
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 05:00:00 PST
Internal bleeding or hemorrhaging is bleeding that occurs inside the body when a blood vessel is damaged. This can cause serious complications.
Medical News Today: What you should know about retrograde ejaculation
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 03:00:00 PST
A look at retrograde ejaculation, which is when semen travels into the bladder. Included is detail on when to see a doctor and preventing the condition.
Medical News Today: What to know about jugular vein distention (JVD)
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
Jugular vein distention occurs when the pressure inside the vena cava increases and appears as a bulge running down the side of a person’s neck.
Medical News Today: What you should know about laser hair removal versus electrolysis
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
A look at laser hair removal versus electrolysis. Included is detail on how the procedures differ. ADD MORE ADD MORE ADD MORE ADD MORE ADD MORE
Medical News Today: Another work email out of hours? Why you should ignore it
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
Do you often find your work life creeping into your personal life? If so, it's time to draw the line. Your well-being will thank you for it.
Medical News Today: Ketamine 'rapid and effective' for reducing suicidal thoughts
Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
The anesthetic ketamine has shown promise as a rapid treatment for reducing suicidal thoughts in people with depression, a new study reveals.
Medical News Today: Breast cancer: These gene variations may shorten young women's survival
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 09:00:00 PST
New research finds that young women with early-onset breast cancer possess variations in a specific gene that might affect their survival.
Medical News Today: Cancer, infection, and autoimmunity in 2018: Will we win the war?
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:00:00 PST
Vaccines have changed the way we treat disease. But cancer, infection, and autoimmunity have not been eradicated. Are biomaterials the missing link?
Medical News Today: Hemophilia cure? Gene therapy trial shows dramatic results
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 07:00:00 PST
A year after gene therapy treatment, people with hemophilia A are showing normal levels of clotting factor and big reductions in bleeding.
Medical News Today: What are the benefits of a steam room
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 06:00:00 PST
A look at steam rooms, which are a popular way for people to enjoy a range of health benefits. Learn more about the risks and benefits that are proven.
Medical News Today: How to stop dry heaving
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 03:00:00 PST
Dry heaving is retching or going through the motions and sensation of vomiting without producing any vomit. When should you see a doctor?
Medical News Today: Chronic appendicitis: What you need to know
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
Chronic appendicitis is an infection of the appendix. Though rare, it can become extremely painful and, in some cases, become life-threatening. Learn more.
Medical News Today: Need more sleep than most people? Blame your genes
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
Do you need 12 hours of sleep per day to function? Or is 2 hours per night enough for you? A new study investigates the genetics behind these differences.
Medical News Today: Could a cup of hot tea each day reduce the risk of glaucoma?
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST
Glaucoma, an eye condition that can lead to blindness, affects a significant number of older adults. Could a household beverage help to shield us from it?
Medical News Today: Ten causes of epigastric pain
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:00:00 PST
Epigastric pain is felt in the upper abdomen, below the ribcage but above the intestines. Learn about the possible causes, including GERD and indigestion.
Medical News Today: Silencing 'junk' gene could halt tumor growth
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 09:00:00 PST
Researchers have found that a gene they call THOR produces a long, non-coding RNA that has a role in cancer, and whose silencing stops tumor growth.
Medical News Today: How can you cope with fear of flying?
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:00:00 PST
Flying is by far one of the most common means of transportation in today's world, but fear of flying is also widespread. So how can we overcome it?
Medical News Today: How a gene mutation could help to treat chronic pain
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:00:00 PST
Researchers suggest that a rare gene mutation that causes insensitivity to pain could be utilized to uncover new treatments for chronic pain.