January 20, 2017 by Contributor in Cold and Flu

Health Tip: Feeling Under the Weather?

Latest Cold and Flu News (HealthDay News) — Even if you’re sick with a cold or the flu, don’t neglect your teeth, the American Dental Association reminds us. The group offers these suggestions: Don’t ever share your toothbrush, especially if you’ve been sick. It’s usually not necessary to get a

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January 20, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer

Skin Cancer Cream Linked to 5 Dog Deaths: FDA

Latest Cancer News THURSDAY, Jan. 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Five dogs have died from exposure to a skin cancer cream prescribed for people, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Ingesting very small amounts of the drug — fluorouracil topical cream USP 5% (5-FU) — can sicken or

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January 20, 2017 by Contributor in Neurology

Brain-Training May Help Ease Ringing in the Ears

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Neurology News THURSDAY, Jan. 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) — An online program that “trains” the brain may help people cope with the constant ringing in the ears called tinnitus, a small study suggests. People with tinnitus can have poorer working memory, deficiencies in attention, and

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January 19, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer

Breast Cancer Treatment

Breast Cancer Treatment Medical Author: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, is a U.S. board-certified Anatomic Pathologist with subspecialty training in the fields of Experimental and Molecular Pathology. Dr. Stöppler’s educational background includes a BA with Highest Distinction from the University of Virginia and

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January 19, 2017 by Contributor in Cancer

Know the Risks, Warning Signs of Ovarian Cancer

Latest Cancer News WEDNESDAY, Jan. 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Women need to be aware their risk for ovarian cancer increases with age. Half of all cases affect women age 63 or older, according to specialists at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. However, the center reminds all women to

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January 19, 2017 by Contributor in Exercise and Fitness

Too Much Sitting Ages You Faster

Latest Exercise & Fitness News WEDNESDAY, Jan. 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) — You might age a lot faster if you sit too much, a new study warns. Researchers who assessed nearly 1,500 older women found those who sat most of the day and got little exercise had cells that were

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