Second Cancers Deadlier for Younger People: Study
THURSDAY, April 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- When a second
cancer strikes, it tends to be far more deadly in the young, a new
Want a Longer Life? Try Biking to Work
THURSDAY, April 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Adding a few miles
of biking each day to your commute might add years to your life
span, new research suggests.
4 in 10 Americans Still Breathe Dirty Air
WEDNESDAY, April 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Air quality in the
United States is improving overall, but not enough for the nearly
40 percent of Americans who live in counties with unhealthy levels
of air pollution.
High Blood Pressure: A Silver Lining for Ovarian Cancer Patients?
TUESDAY, April 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A woman's prognosis
after an ovarian cancer diagnosis may be affected by a number of
unexpected factors, new research suggests.
Just 1 in 5 Mentally Ill Women Gets Cervical Cancer Screenings
MONDAY, April 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Cervical cancer
screening rates are much lower among women with severe mental
illness than among other women, a new study finds.
More Asian-American Women Getting Breast Cancer
FRIDAY, April 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Breast cancer rates
among Asian-Americans are steadily rising in contrast to other
racial/ethnic groups, a new study suggests.
Vaccine Targeting Brain Tumors Seems Safe in Study
FRIDAY, April 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- An experimental
vaccine therapy shows promise in treating people with deadly
glioblastoma brain cancer, researchers behind a small, preliminary
It's Yoga to the Rescue for Prostate Cancer Patients
THURSDAY, April 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Hold that pose: New
research suggests yoga may help men deal with the side effects of
prostate cancer therapy.
Black Americans' Cancer Rates Differ by Birthplace
THURSDAY, April 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Cancer rates differ
between African- and U.S.-born black Americans, a new study
Health Tip: Checking Your Child's Moles
(HealthDay News) -- If your child's mole changes frequently or
otherwise looks suspicious, it's time to see a doctor.