Posted 10:00 AM 5/17/2013 by Mary Elizabeth Dallas
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- Management of heart disease risk factors -- such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure and smoking -- varies significantly among outpatient practices in the United States, according to a new study.
Researchers found that among 18 primary care and (More)
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Posted 7:48 AM 5/17/2013 by Marissa Torres
At 2 years old, Makenzy Belcher has experienced more than many people will go through in a lifetime. Diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder that affects just 500 people worldwide, it's been an uphill battle for the toddler and her parents.(More) • Video (1)
Posted 7:00 AM 5/17/2013 by By Alan Mozes
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests the dominant side of your brain may make the call on which ear you choose to use while talking on your cellphone.
The dominant side of your brain is where your speech and language center resides. Ninety-five percent of the human (More)
Posted 7:00 AM 5/17/2013 by Mary Elizabeth Dallas
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- Liver transplants to treat a common type of liver cancer are a viable option for people infected with HIV, according to new research.
The Italian study, published May 10 in the journal The Oncologist, found that the (More)