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Lice shouldn’t keep kids from school, doctors say

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:33am
Head lice are annoying, but they don't actually make people sick, and children with the condition should not be kept away from school, according to new guidelines from a leading group of pediatricians.
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Feeling grateful may improve health for heart failure patients

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:29am
Feeling grateful may help heart failure patients heal both physically and emotionally, say U.S. researchers.
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New avian flu viruses send US scientists scrambling

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:26am
Three highly pathogenic avian flu viruses that have infected poultry and wild birds in the U.S. Midwest appear unlikely to present a significant risk to humans.
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Broga yoga for men: More macho, less mantra

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:19am
Men who crave the benefits of yoga but recoil at sharing the experience with a room full of women are turning to Broga, a rugged take on the 3,000-year-old practice of movement and breath.
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Ohio officials closer to finding source of deadly botulism

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:15am
Officials say they are closer to finding the source of botulism that killed one person and sickened many more after a church picnic in central Ohio last weekend.
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Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:11am
Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat - even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen confections.
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Increased human protections offered as H5N2 outbreak spreads

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 7:05am
Hundreds of farm workers exposed to a highly pathogenic strain of bird flu have been offered antiviral medication as a preventative measure in recent days, U.S. public health officials said.
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At least 1,000 doctors say Dr. Oz should resign

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 6:44am
At least 1,000 U.S. doctors say they think Dr. Mehmet Oz should resign from his faculty position at Columbia University in New York, a new poll finds.
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How to reduce inflammation in your diet and increase your fertility

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 5:00am
While the common hormonal disorder polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) can inhibit pregnancy, one of the most underestimated obstacles in fertility is inflammation— specifically the type that results from diet.
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10 surprising foods to boost fertility

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 7:00am
Whether you’re just starting to think about having a baby, are already trying or you’re undergoing fertility treatments, a healthy diet is one of the best ways to increase your odds.
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New helmet technology helping patients tackle baldness

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 7:00am
Both men and women have utilized many resources to combat baldness, but now a former NASA scientist is using lasers to regrow hair. Dr. Tamim Hamid is the CEO and inventor of Theradome, a helmet that he said “uses 80 cold lasers to promote hair growth by stimulating the base of the hair follicle.”
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