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MONDAY, July 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Even if it's not visible to the naked eye, blood in the stool can be serious -- a sign of a potentially fatal disease other than colon cancer, new research suggests.
This could include circulatory, respiratory, digestive, blood, hormonal or neuropsychological diseases, the Scottish scientists s...
MONDAY, July 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- If you think birds just chirp merrily all day, consider this new finding: Worldwide, they eat up to 551 million tons of beetles, flies, ants, moths, aphids, grasshoppers, crickets and other insects every year.
"The global population of insectivorous birds annually consumes as much energy as a ...
MONDAY, July 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Suffering a serious traumatic brain injury can be a permanently disabling experience, but new research shows that obesity compounds the health problems survivors face in the years after their accident.
"Achieving and maintaining a healthy diet and engaging in regular physical activity following...
MONDAY, July 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D does little to defend your brain against multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease or Alzheimer's disease, a new review shows.
The finding is based on an analysis of more than 70 studies.
"Our work counters an emerging belief held in some quarters suggesting that higher level...
MONDAY, July 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Itching, blisters, sores and inflammation are a continuous and debilitating source of pain, shame and misery for many people who struggle with the allergic skin disease known as eczema, researchers say.
And a new survey suggests that many of those battling moderate-to-severe eczema suffer from ...
MONDAY, July 16, 2018 (American Heart Association) -- People with high blood pressure who get on the information highway can avoid roadblocks in their cardiovascular health, according to new research.
The study found that adding online counseling to medical therapy helped lower high blood pressure and the estimated risk for developing...
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