'Immunotherapy' in Monkeys Shows Promise as Long-Term HIV Treatment
MONDAY, March 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Lab experiments with
monkeys suggest that "immunotherapy" holds promise as a long-term
treatment for HIV, researchers say.
'Synthetic Pot' Tied to Risky Sex, Violence and Drug Abuse in Teens
MONDAY, March 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Marijuana is often
seen as a relatively benign drug that produces a typically mellow
high, but new U.S. government research shows that the drugs called
synthetic pot appear to be much different.
Impotence Meds Might Give Men's Hearts a Boost, Too
THURSDAY, March 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Men taking Viagra,
Levitra or Cialis to revitalize their sex life might experience a
valuable side benefit: enhanced heart health, researchers say.
More Sleep Time, Less Play Time in America's Bedrooms
TUESDAY, March 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- "Not tonight" seems
to be an increasingly familiar refrain in America's bedrooms,
according to a new study that found people are having less sex than
they previously did.
Your Sex Life May Work Wonders for Your Work Life
MONDAY, March 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- What makes for a
happy, productive worker?
Keep an Eye Out for Eating Disorders in Loved Ones
THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of
Americans have eating disorders, but it can be difficult for family
and friends to detect these problems in loved ones, a doctor
Concussions More Likely in Female Athletes
TUESDAY, Feb. 28, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Female athletes
appear to be more likely than men to suffer concussions during
their careers on the field, a new study suggests.
Pediatricians Revise Guidelines for Teen Victims of Sexual Assault
MONDAY, Feb. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Pediatricians should
be comfortable with treating and screening for sexual assault --
and they should know where to send their teenage patients for any
additional help they might need.
Study Finds Stroke Care Faster for Men Than Women
FRIDAY, Feb. 24, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Male stroke patients
are more than twice as likely as female patients to receive
clot-busting stroke treatment within 30 minutes of hospital
arrival, a new study reports.
Zika Infection Shrinks Testicles in Mice
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Zika virus can be
sexually transmitted through semen, and a new mouse study could
help explain why that occurs -- and how the virus might damage male