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Tuesday, October 13, 2015


Early Physical Therapy Not a Cure-All for Low Back Pain: Study

1 hour 4 minutes ago - Health
By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Early physical therapy provides only modest benefits for low back pain, and the discomfort usually subsides by itself, a new study has found. The study followed more than 200 people with recent-onset low back pain who were randomly assigned to physical therapy or no t... by Health Editor

Calcium Supplements Tied to Kidney Stone Risk

2 hours 25 minutes ago - WebMD
But don't stop on your own if doctor recommended them, experts say

Black Tea Tied to Fewer Fractures in Older Women

Less than a minute ago - WebMD
Drinking multiple cups of black tea (as opposed to green or other tea) with or without milk is linked to lower odds of a bone break in older women, a new study finds

When Should You Get a Mammogram?

1 hour 45 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
NBC's Dr. Natalie Azar explains the recommendations when it comes to when to get a mammogram

Planned Parenthood Will Pay Its Own Fetal Tissue Costs

1 hour 44 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Responding to a furor over undercover videos, Planned Parenthood says it will maintain programs at some of its clinics that make fetal tissue availabl

Infants' Heart Defect and Pregnancy Blood Sugar

Yesterday - WebMD
Moderately increased glucose could be cause for concern, study suggests

Medical Gowns, Gloves Often Contamination Source

Yesterday - WebMD
But researchers say that education and practice can dramatically improve health care worker hygiene

Black Women More Likely to Get Poor Breast Cancer Care

2 hours 8 minutes ago - MSNBC Health
Black women are much more likely to get the wrong treatment for their breast cancer, are diagnosed later and have bigger tumors than white women, rese by Maggie Fox

HIV Therapy May Also Lower Risk for Hepatitis B

Yesterday - WebMD
But researchers add that it's critical to expand vaccination base

Many Cancer Survivors Eat Poorly

2 hours 25 minutes ago - WebMD
Doctors often overlook dietary advice, experts say

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