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  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

Study Casts Doubt on Need for Statins in the 'Healthy Old'

But specialists cite research flaws, limitations....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

Americans Skeptical of Corporate-Backed Health Research

Study finding a red flag for scientists competing for dwindling funding sources for their work....


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  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

Could 'Safer' Filtered Cigarettes Be More Deadly?

New report suggests they're tied to rising rates of an aggressive lung cancer....


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  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

Sleep Apnea May Boost Pregnancy Complications

Longer hospital stays, more hysterectomies tied to the sleep disorder, study says....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

Increasing Numbers of Pregnant Women Also Have Heart Disease

Multiple specialists may be needed to care for these expectant moms, researcher says....


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  • Alan Mozes
  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

Docs May Not Spot Sleep Apnea, Insomnia in Blacks

Reasons why remain unclear, and disparity needs more research, study suggests....


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  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

Fewer U.S. Teens Are Boozing It Up

Study finds frequent binge drinking among adolescents has dropped in past 25 years....


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  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

U.S. Transgender Surgeries Up 20 Percent in 2 Years

Plastic surgeons' group identifies top transition treatments....


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  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say

Plus, they support limits for older kids and doing away with sippy cups for toddlers....


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  • Robert Preidt
  • Post Date: 05/22/2017

Cut Calories, Lengthen Life Span?

Study found middle-aged adults who reduced their intake showed slower biological aging....