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Diabetes-Related Foot Condition Often Missed
Diabetes-Related Foot Condition Often Missed FRIDAY, Jan. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A debilitating condition called Charcot foot is often missed among the nearly 30 million Americans with diabetes, doctors say. The condition is highly treatable, bu...
Daily Drinking May Raise Risk of Liver Cirrhosis, Study Warns
Daily Drinking May Raise Risk of Liver Cirrhosis, Study Warns TUESDAY, Jan. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Daily drinking increases the risk of alcohol-related liver cirrhosis, a new study found. It's generally believed that overall alcohol consumption ...
Don't Become a Blizzard Casualty
Don't Become a Blizzard Casualty TUESDAY, Jan. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The blizzard conditions and frigid cold blanketing the U.S. Northeast pose numerous health threats, a doctor warns. If you must be outdoors, staying warm is critical, said Dr....
Do Pregnant Women Need High Blood Pressure Treatment?
Do Pregnant Women Need High Blood Pressure Treatment? WEDNESDAY, Jan. 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- When pregnant women have high blood pressure, more-intensive treatment doesn't seem to affect their babies, but it may lower the odds that moms will dev...
Diabetes Patients Lax With Meds If Diagnosed With Cancer, Study Finds
Diabetes Patients Lax With Meds If Diagnosed With Cancer, Study Finds THURSDAY, Jan. 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with diabetes are less likely to take their diabetes medications if they've been diagnosed with cancer, researchers report. The ne...
Dealing With a Hostile Boss
Dealing With a Hostile Boss WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- One way of dealing with nasty bosses may be to turn their hostility back on them, a new study suggests. Hundreds of U.S. workers were asked if their supervisors were hostile -- d...
Depression, Anxiety Can Precede Memory Loss in Alzheimer's, Study Finds
Depression, Anxiety Can Precede Memory Loss in Alzheimer's, Study Finds WEDNESDAY, Jan. 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Depression, sleep problems and behavioral changes can show up before signs of memory loss in people who go on to develop Alzheimer's d...
Depo-Provera Linked to Higher HIV Risk, Researchers Find
Depo-Provera Linked to Higher HIV Risk, Researchers Find FRIDAY, Jan. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The injectable birth control Depo-Provera is associated with an increased risk of HIV infection in women, according to a review of research in Africa. Wo...
Does He Post a Lot of 'Selfies'? He Might Be a Narcissist
Does He Post a Lot of 'Selfies'? He Might Be a Narcissist THURSDAY, Jan. 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- That guy on Facebook posting dozens of "selfies" of himself -- at the beach, at work, partying -- might just be a narcissist, a new study suggests. "I...
Despite Resolutions, Food Bills Go Up After New Year's
Despite Resolutions, Food Bills Go Up After New Year's WEDNESDAY, Jan. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- So New Year's Day has come and gone, leaving millions with resolutions to finally shed some pounds. However, a new study finds that Americans actually b...