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Thursday, May 28, 2015

Health

Global Trial Finds HIV Drugs Should Be Taken Right After Diagnosis

Yesterday - Health
By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — People with HIV should start taking medications to battle the virus that causes AIDS as soon as they’re diagnosed, a new international study finds. Scientists involved in the trial were so impressed by the health benefits of early use of HIV drugs that they shut the s... by Health Editor

Tumor Atlas Combats Deadly Cancer

Yesterday - MSNBC Health
A new project from the Allen Institute for Brain Science could help understand deadly glioblastoma tumors. KING's Jean Enersen reports

Tattoos Could Come With a Long-Term Medical Risk

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Tattoo inks of certain colors are more problematic than others, according to a new study from NYU

Vegan Diet Might Ease Diabetic Nerve Pain

Yesterday - Health
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — A vegan diet might help people with diabetes-related nerve damage shed weight and find some pain relief, a small pilot study suggests. Vegan diets are free of all animal products, including eggs and dairy. Instead, people get their protein, fat and all other nutrients from... by Health Editor

Mediterranean Diet Tied to Lower Odds of Uterine Cancer

Yesterday - Health
WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Adhering to a Mediterranean diet may significantly reduce a woman’s risk of uterine cancer, a new study suggests. “Our research shows the impact a healthy, balanced diet could have on a woman’s risk of developing womb [uterine] cancer. This adds more weight to our understanding of how our everyday... by Health Editor

MS May Raise Odds for Earlier Death, Study Finds

Yesterday - WebMD
Younger people with the disease appear to face an even greater risk of dying prematurely

For Kids Who Stutter, Rhythm Perception May Be Key

Yesterday - WebMD
Expert says study emphasizes brain differences in those with speech problem

What Insecure People Post on Facebook, Plus More Secret Meanings in Your Status

Yesterday - Yahoo Health
Scientists have some very specific ideas about what you’re really saying in your Facebook updates. Are they right?

Chronic Gambling Linked to Depression, Impulsivity

Yesterday - Health
WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Young men who are chronic gamblers probably suffer from depression, a new study suggests. The Canadian researchers also found boys with impulsive behaviors in childhood were more likely to gamble later in life. “Gambling problems may be more a personal problem similar to an addiction: Once acquired, th... by Health Editor

3 Fun, Easy Ways to Grow Your Own Food in Your Kitchen

Yesterday - Health
Photo courtesy of Garden-in-a-Can Now that warm weather is setting in, do you find yourself perusing farmers’ markets and fantasizing about growing your own super fresh, organic produce? Only to remember you hardly have a room for a garden, let alone a green thumb? Good news: These cool products can help you grow stuff to eat, no matter how much... by Beth Lipton, Food Director

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