National Health News

July 19, 2018

Air Pollution at National Parks Keeps Visitors Away

THURSDAY, July 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Fresh air is in short supply at U.S. national parks, a new study shows. Researchers found that from 1990 […]
July 19, 2018

Cancer Survival Drops With Complementary Therapy: Study

THURSDAY, July 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — People with curable cancers who try “complementary therapy” often refuse some part of standard care. And they may die […]
July 19, 2018

E-Cigarettes, Nicotine Patch During Pregnancy May Hike SIDS Risk

THURSDAY, July 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Using any form of nicotine during pregnancy or while nursing may raise a baby’s risk for sudden infant death […]
July 18, 2018

Pain, Sleeplessness Often Precede MS: Study

WEDNESDAY, July 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Pain, sleep problems and mental health disorders are common in the five years before someone is diagnosed with multiple […]
July 18, 2018

Does Dirty Air Cancel Out the Benefits of Exercise?

WEDNESDAY, July 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Everyone knows that exercise is good for your heart, but what if your only option is to run or […]
July 18, 2018

Could an Early Supper Lower Breast, Prostate Cancer Risk?

WEDNESDAY, July 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Having a late dinner and heading straight to bed may boost your risk of breast or prostate cancer, a […]
July 18, 2018

It's Called Kombucha. But Is It Good for You?

WEDNESDAY, July 18, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Fizzy, fermented kombucha tea is the hot new health drink. But experts say it’s not clear whether the bacteria-laden […]
July 17, 2018

Food Allergies Less Severe in Infants: Study

TUESDAY, July 17, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A severe allergic reaction to food is much less serious in infants than in toddlers and older children, a […]
July 17, 2018

AHA: Protect Your Heart and Health During 'Dog Days' of Summer

TUESDAY, July 17, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Summer is a time for barbecues and other outdoor fun, but it’s also a time for sweltering heat. […]