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.
Health Highlights: Aug. 29, 2016
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Un estudio con ratones sugiere que los antibióticos en los niños podrían ayudar a provocar la diabetes tipo 1
LUNES, 22 de agosto de 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Los tratamientos
repetidos con antibióticos se vincularon con el desarrollo de la
diabetes tipo 1 en ratones, encuentra un estudio reciente.
Scans Not Worthwhile for Most Thyroid Cancers: Study
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Having scans after
treatment does not improve thyroid cancer patients' chances of
survival, a new study shows.
Radiologists Don't Face Higher Risk of Radiation-Related Death: Study
TUESDAY, July 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Radiologists who
graduated from medical school after 1940 are not at greater risk of
death from chronic exposure to low levels of radiation, a new study
Doctors Should Bone Up on CT Scan Cancer Risks
FRIDAY, July 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors routinely
order CT scans as diagnostic tools. But many are ill-informed about
the cancer risks associated with this imaging technology, a new
Elderly Patients Get Unnecessary End-of-Life Treatments
MONDAY, June 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People dying naturally of old age often receive unnecessary end-of-life medical treatments in hospitals, a new global study finds.