Diagnostic Mammograms Find More Cancers, and More False-Positives
TUESDAY, Feb. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Thanks to high-tech
imaging, mammograms ordered when breast cancer is suspected are
catching more tumors -- but the percentage of false alarms is up,
too, a new study finds.
Imaging Study Confirms Brain Differences in People With ADHD
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers who
pinpointed brain differences in people with
attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) say their findings
show the condition should be considered a brain disorder.
Brain Scans Let 'Locked-In' ALS Patients Communicate
TUESDAY, Jan. 31, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Brain imaging enabled
four severely "locked-in" patients -- all conscious and aware but
unable to communicate -- to answer yes-and-no questions,
Brain Scans May Shed Light on Bipolar Disorder-Suicide Risk
TUESDAY, Jan. 31, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Among teens and young
adults with bipolar disorder, researchers have linked brain
differences to an increased suicide risk.
Can Brain Scans Help Doctors Navigate Epilepsy Surgery?
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- MRI scans might
help doctors protect critical areas of the brain before surgery to
treat epilepsy, new guidelines suggest.
Scans Hint at Running's Brain Benefits, Even When Young
MONDAY, Jan. 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Young cross-country
runners seem to have better connections between regions of their
brains than their peers who aren't athletic, a small study
'Groundbreaking' Research Offers Clues to Cause of Dyslexia
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People with the
reading disability dyslexia may have brain differences that are
surprisingly wide-ranging, a new study suggests.
Pregnant Women Should Avoid Zika-Hit Texas Town: CDC
THURSDAY, Dec. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women
should avoid traveling to a south Texas town that sits on the
state's border with Mexico, because five cases of local Zika
infection have been reported there, U.S. health officials advised
Florida Now Zika-Free: CDC
FRIDAY, Dec. 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Florida is now
Zika-free, U.S. health officials reported Friday.