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Oxygen Therapy Revives Brain of Toddler Who Nearly Drowned July 20, 2017

Shrunken areas of brain tissue actually re-grew after treatment, doctor says

Laser Therapy Shows Promise Against Eye 'Floaters' July 20, 2017

These spots in vision can increase with age, researchers note

Senator McCain Faces a Tough Cancer Foe July 20, 2017

The median survival for glioblastoma patients is about 15 months, oncologists say

Losing Medicaid Tough on People Battling Depression: Study July 19, 2017

Breaks in coverage result in more ER visits and longer hospital stays, research finds

Special Training Plus Medication Might Help People With Advanced Alzheimer's July 18, 2017

Skills lost, such as dressing or bathing, can potentially be relearned, small study suggests

'Observation' Best Option for Most Low-Risk Prostate Cancer July 13, 2017

20-year study found little difference in death rates, more complications with surgery

CPAP Mask Not a Prescription for Heart Troubles July 11, 2017

Device helped with sleep apnea, but didn't cut deaths from cardiovascular causes, study finds

Med Switch Not Always Best Choice With Tough Depression July 11, 2017

Adding an antipsychotic or a second antidepressant may produce better results, researchers say

Viagra Might Make for a Safer, More Effective Stent July 11, 2017

In animal study, coating the artery-opening devices with the drug kept vessels clear longer

Most Breast Cancer Patients Have Help Choosing Treatments July 10, 2017

Support system can be useful when weighing complex therapy options, study authors say

Nerve Zap Unlikely to Ease Low Back Pain July 05, 2017

Exercise alone may be best approach, researchers say

A Cheaper Alternative to Hearing Aids? July 05, 2017

Devices performed almost as well and are much cheaper, but they aren't regulated, researchers note

Why People With Autism Avoid Eye Contact June 30, 2017

Direct gaze stresses part of the brain tied to social behavior; the study finding might improve therapies

Many People With Type 1 Diabetes Still Make Some Insulin June 30, 2017

Surprising finding hints at potential future therapy

Many Women Mistaken on 'Side Effects' of Breast Cancer Drug June 29, 2017

Study shows that normal symptoms of menopause are often blamed on tamoxifen

Experimental Drug Shows Promise Against Dangerous Viruses June 29, 2017

Medicine worked in lab tests against germs that cause SARS and MERS infections

Some Prostate Drugs May Do Harm June 29, 2017

Hormone-based meds linked to higher blood sugar and 'bad' cholesterol levels in small study

Depression May Worsen Health for Cancer Caregivers June 29, 2017

Identifying signs early on might help protect these loved ones, study suggests

Antibiotics Improve Treatment of Skin Abscesses June 29, 2017

Drainage alone resulted in worse recovery rates, study finds

Electric Brain Stimulation No Better Than Meds For Depression: Study June 28, 2017

Novel treatment may need to be tailored to each patient, mental health expert says

Obamacare May Have Slashed Cardiac Arrest Rate in Oregon June 28, 2017

'Extraordinary reduction' seen among middle-aged adults after enactment of health care law

Can an Aspirin a Day Keep a Pregnancy Complication Away? June 28, 2017

Odds of preeclampsia dropped 62 percent for high-risk women who took a daily pill, study finds

Need Braces? Say Goodbye to 'Metal-Mouth' Taunts June 23, 2017

Teeth can be straightened with a variety of options now, and some of them are even clear

Lifesaving Drugs From Pfizer in Short Supply: FDA June 16, 2017

Agency seeking alternatives, extending 'shelf life' for meds like epinephrine

Seniors Get Good Results From Herniated Disc Surgery June 16, 2017

Age is no reason to avoid the operation, Norwegian researchers report

Horse Therapy Could Rein In Stroke's Damage Years Later June 15, 2017

Study found animal's movement improved gait, balance for survivors

Adding in Prescription for Partner Boosts STD Care June 13, 2017

Lower chlamydia, gonorrhea rates seen when one person can obtain treatment for both partners

Meds Rooted in Ancient China May Help Heart: Review June 12, 2017

But U.S. experts greet report with caution, urge further research

Nearly 10 Million U.S. Adults Suffer From Mental Illness June 12, 2017

More than a third aren't getting help, federal study says

'Recovery-Oriented' Talk Therapy May Help Curb Schizophrenia June 06, 2017

Even very ill patients progressed over time, researchers report

Shifting Weather Can Unleash Pollen 'Superburst' June 02, 2017

Trees, grasses and weeds may bloom all at once, creating agony for those with allergies

Childhood Cancer Survivors Now Living Healthier Lives June 02, 2017

Could be due to changes made years ago in treatments children receive, researchers say

Can Online Treatment Replace Your Therapist? June 01, 2017

For people with mild or moderate depression, web-based versions might help, study finds

New Combo Pill Offers Hope to Hepatitis C Patients Who Fail Other Treatment June 01, 2017

3-drug mixture was nearly 100 percent effective in drug company trials

Scientists Tweak Antibiotic to Boost Power Against 'Superbugs' May 30, 2017

New form of vancomycin hits bacteria in 3 ways, helping curb the threat of microbial resistance

Promising Results for Drug to Fight Arthritis Linked to Psoriasis May 26, 2017

Psoriatic arthritis causes painful joint swelling, but new medication Taltz might help

Scientists Report Progress on Genetic Test for Anal Cancer May 26, 2017

But research is still in early stages

FDA OKs First Cancer Drug by Genetic Type, Not Organ of Origin May 24, 2017

Keytruda is targeted to specific cancers with specific DNA that can arise in multiple sites

Taking Opioids Before Knee Surgery Could Raise Pain Later May 23, 2017

People who took the powerful painkillers pre-procedure had less pain relief later, study finds

Overcrowded ERs Risky for Some Seriously Ill Patients May 22, 2017

People with sepsis had to wait almost an extra hour for antibiotics in busy hospitals, study finds

Could Cancer Drug Gleevec Help With Severe Asthma? May 19, 2017

Small study suggests a new approach might one day help those with uncontrolled lung disease

Chemo Drug May Buy Time for Those With Bile Duct Cancer May 18, 2017

For patients with the rare disease, survival benefit was seen in those given Xeloda, researchers say

Century-Old Technique May Help Infertile Couples Conceive Without IVF May 18, 2017

In study, flushing fallopian tubes with an oil allowed 40 percent of couples to achieve pregnancy

A New Way to Avoid an Embarrassing Male Sexual Problem? May 15, 2017

Handy anesthetic 'wipes' may help some -- but not all -- guys with premature ejaculation, small study finds

'Female Viagra' May Lift a Younger Woman's Libido May 15, 2017

But a pill might not address all the issues facing women who've lost their sex drive, researcher says

Speed Is Key When a Stroke Strikes May 12, 2017

Getting help fast can save lives, lower disability, neurologists advise

Treat Autism Even Before Symptoms Show? May 11, 2017

Small study found 'at-risk' babies did better if therapists trained parents to communicate more effectively

Life Expectancy With HIV Nears Normal With Treatment May 11, 2017

Still small, but persistent gaps for some groups with HIV, global health expert says

New Guidelines Say No to Most 'Keyhole' Knee Surgeries May 11, 2017

Widely used arthroscopy won't help arthritic degeneration, expert panel says

Car Crash Rate Falls When People With ADHD Take Meds May 10, 2017

Hallmarks of the disorder -- including inattention, impulsivity -- raise accident risk, researchers say

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