Featured Health News from Medical News Today
Medical News Today: What causes a tilted uterus?
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:00:00 PST
A look at tilted uterus, a condition where the uterus is tipped backward. Included is detail on symptoms, fertility, and how it is diagnosed.
Medical News Today: What are the best foot exercises for healthy feet?
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:00:00 PST
A look at foot exercises for strength, flexibility, and pain relief. Find detail on mobility and foot health, as well as safety tips to prevent discomfort.
Medical News Today: Cutting back on carbs could help treat fatty liver disease
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:00:00 PST
A new study reveals how reducing the intake of carbohydrates could help to reduce the buildup of liver fat in people who are obese.
Medical News Today: Why does the penis change color?
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:00:00 PST
A look at purple penis, a color change that most often occurs during arousal. Learn more about the other potential causes and what to do here.
Medical News Today: Can a vagina be too tight?
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 PST
Sometimes women feel vaginal tightness, but can a vagina be too tight? Included is detail on how the vagina changes during the course of a woman’s life.
Medical News Today: New blood test predicts autism with 92 percent accuracy
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 PST
Scientists have designed a test they believe is the first of its kind. Using blood and urine samples, the test correctly identified autism in children.
Medical News Today: 'Too much' brain calcium may cause Parkinson's
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:00:00 PST
Calcium may affect how alpha-synuclein — a protein linked to Parkinson's — interacts with structures important for chemical signaling between brain cells.
Medical News Today: How to remove a pimple in your ear
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:00:00 PST
Learn about what causes pimples in the ear, and how to remove and prevent them. We also look at the different types of bumps you might find in your ear.
Medical News Today: What are the effects of an enlarged prostate on sex?
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:00:00 PST
Learn about how benign prostatic hyperplasia can affect sexual function. We look at the effects and treatment options, including surgery, here.
Medical News Today: What are the symptoms of a broken foot?
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 04:00:00 PST
A look at the symptoms that can be a sign that a foot bone is broken. Included is detail on the structure of the foot and how a broken bone is diagnosed.
Medical News Today: Drinking soda daily may harm your fertility
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST
Researchers have uncovered a link between conception and soda: drinking it daily could harm your chances of becoming pregnant. This goes for men and women.
Medical News Today: It's official: Pets benefit our mental health
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST
A systematic review of existing studies lists the many ways in which pets provide people with mental health issues some much-needed comfort.
Medical News Today: Osteoarthritis: Could researchers have found the key to prevention?
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST
Researchers reveal how FoxO proteins are important for joint health, and how increasing the levels of these proteins could prevent or treat osteoarthritis.
Medical News Today: How making fun of yourself can make you happy
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST
A new study has examined the psychological benefits and disadvantages of self-deprecating humor. The findings may come as a surprise for many.
Medical News Today: Single dads twice as likely to die prematurely
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST
Single fathers are more than twice as likely to die prematurely than their partnered counterparts or single moms, suggests a large-scale new study.
Medical News Today: Just 1 hour of gaming may improve attention
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST
Researchers found that playing a video game for just 1 hour led to an increase in brain activity and improved visual selective attention.
Medical News Today: How can I get rid of milia?
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:00:00 PST
Is it possible to remove milia? We look at home remedies, medical treatments, and ways to prevent these small, white bumps from occurring.
Medical News Today: Common blood pressure drug may prevent type 1 diabetes
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:00:00 PST
Researchers reveal that methyldopa — a drug commonly used to lower blood pressure — could also be used for the prevention and treatment of type 1 diabetes.
Medical News Today: What is golfer's elbow and how is it treated?
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:00:00 PST
In this article, we look at medial epicondylitis, its symptoms, and causes. We also provide information on treatment and exercises for it.
Medical News Today: What side effects can result from interferon?
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 08:00:00 PST
Interferon is used to treat several health conditions, but it has a range of side effects. We look at how these vary in severity and duration here.