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When a Cold or Flu Strikes a Family Member

THURSDAY, Sept. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- When one child gets sick, you might brace yourself for everyone getting sick. But it's possible to keep healthy family members from falling ...
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Booze Often Glorified On YouTube Videos

THURSDAY, Sept. 21, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- If kids only watched YouTube for insights into drinking, they'd get a very slanted view, new research shows. The study found alcohol intake ...
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One Weight-Loss Surgery Shows Lasting Results

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Obesity surgery can have long-lasting effects on weight and the risk of developing type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure, a new study ...
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When Moms Don’t Sleep Well, Neither Do Their Kids

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- If mom is an insomniac, her kids are likely to be poor sleepers, too. New research finds that children whose mothers have trouble ...
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High, Low Levels of Magnesium Linked to Dementia Risk

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Having magnesium levels that are too high or too low may put you at risk for Alzheimer's and other dementias, Dutch researchers report ...
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Drone Sets New Record for Transporting Blood Samples

TUESDAY, Sept. 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new distance record for delivery of blood samples by a medical drone has been set. A Johns Hopkins University drone transported dozens ...
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You Won’t Believe What Lived Inside This Boy’s Eye

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- For one unfortunate Mexican teenager, an unwanted tenant living in his eye led to what may be a permanent loss of vision, doctors ...
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Will an E-Cigarette Harm Your Heart?

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The nicotine in e-cigarette vapor may cause adrenaline levels to spike in the heart, potentially increasing risk of heart attack and sudden cardiac ...
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Fighting HIV on Multiple Fronts Might Lead to Vaccine

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A combination antibody strategy could be the key to halting the spread of HIV, according to results from two promising animal studies. Two ...
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