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What foods relieve nausea?

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Τετ, 10/16/2019 - 03:00
Some people may not feel like eating while they are nauseated, but some foods can help settle the stomach and relieve feelings of nausea. Learn more in this article.
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What to know about third trimester weight gain

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Τρί, 10/15/2019 - 22:00
A woman may gain weight during the third trimester of pregnancy. This is because the fetus is growing and the body is preparing for delivery. Learn more about third trimester weight gain here.
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What are blood cleansers, and do they work?

Hematology - Τρί, 10/15/2019 - 02:00
In most cases, the organs in the body cleanse the blood without any extra help. In this article, learn about blood cleansers and whether they work.
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How to treat pregnancy acne

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Τρί, 10/15/2019 - 00:00
Hormonal changes can cause pregnancy acne. We discuss the appearance of pregnancy acne, whether acne is an early sign of pregnancy, and whether it continues after pregnancy.
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New blood test detects brain tumors with 87% accuracy

Cancer - Παρ, 10/11/2019 - 13:00
Researchers have recently published 'the first demonstration' that a promising blood test for detecting brain cancer works in the clinic.
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Thyroid cancer: New test could reduce unnecessary diagnostic surgeries

Cancer - Πέμ, 10/10/2019 - 19:00
A new test that looks for a chemical fingerprint of thyroid cancer in fine needle aspiration samples may improve the accuracy of preoperative diagnosis.
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What can cause pain in the perineum?

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Τρί, 10/08/2019 - 23:00
There are many possible causes of pain in the perineum, which can be uncomfortable and disruptive. Here, we discuss possible causes and treatments that can help.
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Through my eyes: Facing a cancer diagnosis

Cancer - Τρί, 10/08/2019 - 18:00
My name is Chris Fry, and I received a diagnosis of terminal cancer this year. This is how I came to terms with my diagnosis, and what helped me cope.
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Existing blood thinner delays Alzheimer's disease in mice

Hematology - Τρί, 10/08/2019 - 17:00
New research in mice suggests that dabigatran, a blood thinning drug, may help delay the development of Alzheimer's by maintaining normal brain blood flow.
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Male breast cancer: What factors improve outcomes?

Cancer - Δευ, 10/07/2019 - 18:00
Male breast cancer is a relatively rare condition and has attracted little research. A new study examines which factors predict better outcomes.
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How whales and dolphins evolved for life at sea

Genetics - Δευ, 10/07/2019 - 13:00
New research identifies 85 genes, the loss of which may have allowed whales, dolphins, and other cetaceans to adapt to life in an aquatic environment.
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Should you pop a hemorrhoid?

Hematology - Παρ, 10/04/2019 - 21:00
In this article, we discuss why popping a hemorrhoid is not safe and can cause more serious problems. We also look at advised treatment options for hemorrhoids.
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Fungi from the gut can promote cancer in the pancreas

Cancer - Παρ, 10/04/2019 - 19:00
Following evidence that bacteria can travel from the gut to play a role in pancreatic cancer, a new study finds that the same is true of fungi.
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Indoor tanning and skin cancer risk across the years

Cancer - Παρ, 10/04/2019 - 18:00
Researchers looking at indoor tanning and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma find that the overall number of tanning sessions links to increased risk.
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Aging and cancer: A surprising two way relationship

Cancer - Παρ, 10/04/2019 - 13:00
Although aging is the greatest risk factor for cancer, a recent study demonstrates how aging cells might, paradoxically, hinder cancer progression.
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What is claudication?

Hematology - Παρ, 10/04/2019 - 03:00
Claudication is pain, cramping, or fatigue in the muscles that usually occurs during exercise and goes away with rest. Learn about why it happens, what it feels like, and treatments here.
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Postpartum weight loss: Diets and plans

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Πέμ, 10/03/2019 - 22:00
Breastfeeding, eating a healthful diet, and gentle exercise can all aid postpartum weight loss. Learn how to lose weight safely after pregnancy here.
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How to help people with cancer stop smoking

Cancer - Πέμ, 10/03/2019 - 19:00
Quitting smoking after a cancer diagnosis can improve survival rates. A recent study tests a tailored tobacco treatment program for people with cancer.
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High blood pressure: Herbal remedies may inspire future treatments

Hematology - Πέμ, 10/03/2019 - 13:00
Humans have used plants to treat ailments for millennia. Now, medical researchers are investigating how some herbs might reduce blood pressure.
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Tips on how to sleep when pregnant

Pregnancy / Obstetrics - Πέμ, 10/03/2019 - 03:00
Many women have concerns about how to sleep when pregnant. Pregnancy can cause difficulty sleeping, and certain sleeping positions are safer than others. Learn how to sleep when pregnant here, including what positions to try or avoid.
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