Health Studies in the News

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Most Coughs Take 3 Weeks to Clear Up

When stricken with cough and cold, most of us assume to be back to our bright eye, bushy-tailed selves within ...

Study Could Lead to Earlier Parkinson’s Treatment

Findings from a recent Newcastle University study could help diagnose Parkinson’s disease in early stages, which could lead to earlier ...

Researchers Develop Peanut Allergy Therapy

If you or your child has a peanut allergy, you live in constant fear of exposure to a fatal allergic ...

Too Much of a Moo Thing

Researchers from St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto are claiming that too much cow’s milk for little kids can be just ...

Diet Soda Consumption Linked to Depression

A new study from the National Institutes of Health has found that drinking artificially sweetened beverages can increase your chances ...

Scientists Give Diabetes the “Molecular Handshake”

Australian scientists have found that insulin can be administered without an injection. ...

Study: Antidepressants Don’t Cause Stillbirths

S.S.R.I.’s have been linked to various problems during pregnancy and after birth. ...

Diets High in Saturated Fat Linked to Low Sperm Count

Hold on right there mister! Before you eat that whole block of cheese or polish off that entire bucket of ...

Beta Blockers May Lower Alzheimer’s Risk

If you have blood pressure, migraines, or glaucoma your doctor probably prescribed beta blockers. ...

Study to Examine Sports Concussions Among Youth

A U.S. ...

Does the Color of A Pill Really Matter?

Physicians considering switching a patient’s generic drugs to brand name medication, listen up! A new study from the Archives of ...

One in 24 Drivers Admit Drifting Off Behind the Wheel

A new U.S. study on driving practices is enough to make you think twice, or at least chug a cup ...

The Slightly Overweight May Live Longer

A study reveals welcome news after a holiday filled with family feasting, grandma’s baking, and late night snacking…a few extra ...

Asparagus Helps Cure A Hangover

And now for some really good news for those looking to ring in the New Year by getting a little ...

1 in 12 U.S. Soldiers Have Heart Disease

Does it surprise you to hear that heart disease is responsible for approximately 600,000 American deaths each year? How about ...