Donate Now
Secure donations through
Network for Good

HealthDay News

Family Squabbles Can Derail Recovery From Cancer Surgery

Study finds infection, other complications more likely for patients with difficult lives

Rising Atlantic Ocean Temperatures Could Pose Threat to Reefs

Warmer waters could increase the range of invasive fish species, study shows

Study: Exposure to Diversity Might Boost Baby’s Social Skills

Hearing different languages early in life could help reduce bias, researchers say

Grief Can Weigh on Immune System in Older Folks, Study Says

Those who are bereaved may be more likely to develop infections, researchers suggest

Obama Calls for National Plan to Fight Antibiotic Resistance

Task force created to craft a strategy to track, vanquish superbugs

Almost Everyone Needs a Flu Shot: CDC

Vaccine is safe, effective for those 6 months and older, experts say

Vitamin E, Selenium Supplements Don’t Seem to Prevent Cataracts

Nutrients also have little effect on rates of cataract removal, study involving men over 50 finds

Mentors May Steer Young People Toward More Rewarding Careers

The result: Greater authority, responsibility likelier early on, study says

Scientists Studying Sickle Cell Trait

Condition has killed 9 collegiate football players since 2000, researchers say

New Ebola Cases Top 700 in Just One Week, Officials Report

Latest count suggests outbreak in West Africa is starting to spread as fast as health experts had feared

One Dose of Antidepressant Changes Brain Connections, Study Says

Researchers eventually hope to predict who will respond to a drug and who won’t

FDA Panel: Limit Testosterone Drug Use

Joint committee also calls for drug makers to run heart-risk tests on popular ‘Low T’ products

Research Shows Possible Neurological Patterns for PTSD Symptoms

Imaging shows brain receptor linked to emotion also has ties to some trauma symptoms

ER Waiting Times Vary Significantly, Studies Find

You’ll probably spend less time waiting at smaller or more rural hospitals

Health Tip: Losing Weight After Baby

Give your body time to recover first

HealthDay Logo