Recent health news and videos.
Staying informed is also a great way to stay healthy. Keep up-to-date with all the latest health news here.
Adolescents are using performance-enhancing supplements to improve their appearance, study finds.
Staring at your smartphone in the dark may cause temporary "blindness," according to new study.
Women who put in long hours at work at increased risk of heart disease, cancer and diabetes, new study finds.
MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- In the wake of the musician Prince's death from a painkiller overdose, a new study suggests some opioid-related deaths could be prevented by routinely prescribing an antidote for certain patients who take the medications.
Researchers found that those who received prescriptions for the antidote ...
MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Walking is a simple and inexpensive exercise that has been shown to offer numerous benefits for bones, muscles and joints.
"Sometimes the hardest part of working out is getting started," Dr. Carolyn Hettrich, a spokesperson for the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, said in an academy ne...
MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People who've received a blood transfusion can breathe a bit easier: A new study finds no evidence that degenerative brain disorders can be transmitted via donated blood.
"This study provides reassurance to individuals who have received blood transfusions from patients with Alzheimer's or Parki...
MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women who have blood pressure in the high-normal range may have an increased risk for metabolic syndrome after they give birth, a new study indicates.
Metabolic syndrome -- which increases the risk of heart disease -- is defined as having three or more of the following conditions: abd...
MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People dying naturally of old age often receive unnecessary end-of-life medical treatments in hospitals, a new global study finds.
The Australian-based research found that one-third of patients with advanced, irreversible chronic conditions were given treatments that didn't necessarily benefit ...
- Mary Elizabeth Dallas
- June 27, 2016
- Full Page
MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Healthy eating may help reduce a woman's risk of physical disability as she grows older, a new study suggests.
"Little research has been done on how diet impacts physical function later in life. We study the connection between diet and many other aspects of health, but we don't know much about ...
Health News is provided as a service to Greever's Drug Store site users by HealthDay. Greever's Drug Store nor its employees, agents, or contractors, review, control, or take responsibility for the content of these articles. Please seek medical advice directly from your pharmacist or physician.
Copyright © 2016 HealthDay All Rights Reserved.