Health Tip: Coping With Diabetes
(HealthDay News) -- You've just been diagnosed with diabetes.
Accepting the diagnosis is difficult for many people, but it's an
important first step.
Health Tip: Skip TV and Get Active
(HealthDay News) -- It's easy to veg out in front of the TV when
you're bored or looking to relax. But there are healthier ways to
Hope and Optimism May Cloud Judgment in ICUs
WEDNESDAY, March 7 (HealthDay News) -- Even when told that death
is likely, families of intensive care patients tend to be overly
optimistic about the possibility of recovery, a new study
Estrogen-Only Therapy May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk
TUESDAY, March 6 (HealthDay News) -- Some women who take
estrogen-only hormone replacement therapy to stave off hot flashes,
night sweats and other symptoms of menopause may be at lower risk
for developing breast cancer down the road, a news study says.
Is Cancer Outwitting 'Personalized Medicine'?
WEDNESDAY, March 7 (HealthDay News) -- The genetic makeup of
cancer cells differs significantly from region to region within a
single tumor, according to new research that raises questions about
the true potential of personalized cancer medicine.
Experimental Drug Offers Hope for Rare Bone Disease: Study
WEDNESDAY, March 7 (HealthDay News) -- A new therapy may be the
first to offer hope for children born with a rare disease that
affects bone development, sometimes so severely that babies die
because they're missing a rib cage to protect their lungs.
Drug Approved to Prevent Respiratory Distress Syndrome
WEDNESDAY, March 7 (HealthDay News) -- Sufaxin (lucinacant) has
been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to prevent
respiratory distress syndrome, a serious lung condition that
affects infants born prematurely.