Updated: 01/29/2007 - Radiation and chemotherapy can cause extremely dry and itchy skin. The treatments can also cause rashes, peeling, infections and sores. Lindiskin says its products are safe and do not contain ingredients that cause irritation, inflammation, or stinging of delicate skin.
Posted: 01/26/2007 - Many fitness centers are taking ideas from normal gyms and gearing them towards a younger group.
Posted: 01/25/2007 - According to a new CDC report, there is a significant drop in the number of women who get a regular mammogram.
Posted: 01/24/2007 - The antidepressant sold under the brand name Zyban was not as effective as the other, but still can double a person's chance of quitting.
Updated: 01/24/2007 - A new anti-smoking drug is getting support on their claim to help people kick the habit.
Posted: 01/24/2007 - Doctors credit new screenings and tests as a reason for the recent drop in cancer deaths.
Updated: 01/24/2007 - The dreaded norovirus has struck the Queen Elizabeth II. The popular cruise ship docked Wednesday in San Francisco, with dozens of sick passengers on board.
Updated: 01/24/2007 - The more you learn, the longer your brain can fight off Alzheimer’s.
Updated: 01/23/2007 - It is estimated that half a million people in the country have young onset Alzheimer’s disease. Now, in the New York City area, a program has launched as the first of its kind. It is called Let's Do Lunch, and it is geared towards middle-aged people who have the neuro-degenerative disease.
Posted: 01/22/2007 - Studies show that radiation is an important part in the recovery process of breast cancer patients.
Posted: 01/22/2007 - So how do you know you are at risk? Just by taking a quick look at your medical background. People with diabetes and high blood pressure and people with a family history of kidney problems should be screened.
Updated: 01/22/2007 - Researchers measured levels of cynical distrust, stress and depression in over 6,000 men and women, and took samples of their blood. They found people who reported feeling all of the emotions had higher levels of inflammatory markers in their blood, molecules that can raise the risk of heart disease.
Posted: 01/19/2007 - A new study shows severe weather can have a large impact on the health of older people.
Posted: 01/19/2007 - A new study found some vitamins may actually be hazardous to your health. Most people believe if it is on the label, it is in the pill. But that is not necessarily true.