November 8, 2022

Cholesterol, Diabetes Drugs May Lessen Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Share on PinterestExperts recommend adults over the age of 60 receive regular eye examinations. Dux X/Getty Images More than 48 million people in the United States […]
November 8, 2022

More Evidence Links Ultra-Processed Foods to Premature, Preventable Death

Share on PinterestA new study from Brazil found a strong association between ultra-processed foods and an increased risk of premature, preventable death. Oscar Wong/Getty Images A […]
November 7, 2022

Type 2 Diabetes Drug Semaglutide May Help Adolescents Lose Weight

A new study found that a weight loss drug may help adolescents significantly reduce BMI. The drug called semaglutide is currently only approved for adults with […]
November 5, 2022

Dialysis May Not Be Best Treatment for Some with Advanced Kidney Disease: Here’s Why

Share on PinterestResearchers say people with advanced kidney disease are more likely to be hospitalized if they receive dialysis. Edwin Tan/Getty Images Researchers say people who […]
November 5, 2022

Pfizer Says Bivalent COVID-19 Booster Significantly Increases Antibodies to Fight Omicron

Pfizer and BioNTech announced in a press release that bivalent booster shots result in far more antibodies to fight SARS-CoV-2, according to study results. The FDA […]
November 4, 2022

Multiple Sclerosis: Christina Applegate Discusses the Importance of Early Diagnosis

Share on PinterestChristina Applegate first noticed symptoms of multiple sclerosis while filming Netflix show “Dead to Me.” Jim Spellman/Getty Images Actor Christina Applegate said she missed […]
November 4, 2022

Dementia Risk Linked to How Long Blood Pressure Stays In ‘Target Range’

Share on PinterestNew research indicates the length of time blood pressure stays within a healthy “target range” is important for brain health. mixetto/Getty Images Almost half […]
November 4, 2022

Daylight Saving Time Ends This Sunday, How it Can Impact Your Sleep

Daylight saving time will end this Sunday on November 6 in the U.S. The practice is meant to conserve natural light during months when it typically […]
November 4, 2022

1 in 3 People Get COVID-19 Rebound Symptoms, Even Without Paxlovid

A new study found that COVID-19 has “waxing and waning of symptoms,” whether people are treated with the anti-viral Paxlovid, or not. Researchers looked at 158 […]
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