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Get Checked for Diabetes While Getting Your Teeth Cleaned?
Get Checked for Diabetes While Getting Your Teeth Cleaned? THURSDAY, Feb. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The dentist's office may be a good place to screen people for diabetes, a new study suggests. "In light of findings from the study, the dental visit...
Good Supermarkets in Poor Areas May Not Prompt Better Eating
Good Supermarkets in Poor Areas May Not Prompt Better Eating THURSDAY, Feb. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Having good full-service supermarkets in poor neighborhoods doesn't mean children will have healthier diets, a new study suggests. "Low-income and...
Gene Mutations Tied to Leukemia Rise With Age, Study Finds
Gene Mutations Tied to Leukemia Rise With Age, Study Finds THURSDAY, Feb. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For many people, an increase in genetic mutations that could trigger leukemia seems to be an inevitable part of aging, a new study finds. The Britis...
Global Blood Pressure Program Could Save Millions of Lives, Experts Say
Global Blood Pressure Program Could Save Millions of Lives, Experts Say FRIDAY, Feb. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Treating half of people with uncontrolled high blood pressure could prevent 10 million heart attacks and strokes worldwide over 10 years,...
Growth Checks in Children Might Spot Celiac Disease
Growth Checks in Children Might Spot Celiac Disease MONDAY, March 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Checking children for growth problems may help identify those with celiac disease, according to a new study. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder in whic...
Generic Eye Drops for Glaucoma Encourage Greater Use
Generic Eye Drops for Glaucoma Encourage Greater Use THURSDAY, Feb. 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Glaucoma patients are more likely to take medications to treat their eye disease if they're prescribed generic drugs, a new study finds. More than half of...
Graphic Images on Cigarette Labels Affect Smokers' Brains: Study
Graphic Images on Cigarette Labels Affect Smokers' Brains: Study MONDAY, Feb. 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Disturbing images on cigarette warning labels have a significant effect on smokers' brains, according to a new study. "You want warning messages...
Golden Anniversaries May Bring an Added Special Glow
Golden Anniversaries May Bring an Added Special Glow MONDAY, Feb. 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new study seems to lend credence to the adage that there may be snow on the rooftop but there's fire in the furnace. People in the early years of marriage...
Greek Fiscal Crisis Tied to Rise in Suicides
Greek Fiscal Crisis Tied to Rise in Suicides MONDAY, Feb. 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Economic crises and government cost-cutting may have prompted sharp spikes in suicides in Greece between 2008 and 2012, a new study suggests. Researchers found a 13 ...
Girls Outperform Boys Academically Around the Globe, Study Says
Girls Outperform Boys Academically Around the Globe, Study Says FRIDAY, Jan. 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Girls tend to get better grades in reading, math and science than boys, according to a new study that challenges the widely held belief that boys...