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Health Tip: Earache Home Care

Health Tip: Earache Home Care

(HealthDay News) — An earache is a sharp, dull, or burning pain in one or both ears. The pain can have a variety of causes, from ear infections to pressure changes, says MedlinePlus. Latest Hearing News To care for an earache at home, you can: Copyright © 2019 HealthDay. All rights reserved.

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Stanford Faculty Members Cleared in Gene-Edited Babies Case

Stanford Faculty Members Cleared in Gene-Edited Babies Case

There was no wrongdoing on the part of three Stanford University faculty members in connection with a Chinese scientist who claimed to have created the world’s first gene-edited babies, the university said Tuesday. Latest HIV News The faculty members did not participate in or have financial or other ties to the work by scientist He […]

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Do-Anywhere Upper Body Stretches

Do-Anywhere Upper Body Stretches

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Exercise & Fitness News FRIDAY, April 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Flexibility in your upper body is important for many everyday activities you take for granted, like twisting and turning while backing out of a parking space. Try these three stretches to help keep your upper body agile. They don’t […]

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Will You Get Fat? Genetic Test May Tell

Will You Get Fat? Genetic Test May Tell

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Diet & Weight Management News THURSDAY, April 18, 2019 (HealthDay News) — As obesity becomes epidemic among Americans, many could over- or underestimate their odds for piling on the pounds. But a new genetic “score” might take the guesswork out of all of that, researchers say. Using information on more […]

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Microbes in Diabetic Foot Ulcers May Help Predict Treatment Success

Microbes in Diabetic Foot Ulcers May Help Predict Treatment Success

Latest Diabetes News THURSDAY, April 18, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Some strains of Staph bacteria may slow the healing of diabetic foot ulcers, while other types of bacteria may promote healing, according to a new study. The results suggest that monitoring the bacterial populations (microbiomes) of diabetic foot ulcers may help doctors decide the best […]

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Nasal Airway Surgery (Septoplasty) and Turbinectomy

What happens after deviated septum surgery (septoplasty) or turbinectomy? After surgery, the patient will be taken to the recovery room where a nurse will monitor the patient. They will be able to go home the same day as the surgery once fully recovered from the anesthetic. This usually takes several hours. The patient will need […]

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Vitamin D may help fight colorectal cancer

Vitamin D may help fight colorectal cancer

A new study concludes that high doses of vitamin D may help hinder the growth of advanced colorectal cancer in combination with chemotherapy. A new study concludes that vitamin D might help slow bowel cancer progression. A clinical trial called SUNSHINE has found that large doses of vitamin D could significantly slow down the progression […]

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What are the nutritional benefits of peanuts?

What are the nutritional benefits of peanuts?

Peanuts have a strong nutritional profile. They are an excellent source of plant-based protein, fiber, and many key vitamins and minerals. Peanuts come in many forms, including roasted, salted, chocolate-coated, and as peanut butter. Different types have different nutritional profiles and various health benefits. Along with their healthful nutritional profile, peanuts are a calorie-rich food, […]

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Could this brain stimulation technique reverse memory decline?

Could this brain stimulation technique reverse memory decline?

New research suggests that transcranial magnetic stimulation could reverse age-related memory loss. In fact, the technique restored the memory of senior participants to the level of young adults. Scientists may soon be able to reverse age-related memory decline in seniors. It is a known fact that a person’s memory tends to decline with age. Between […]