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Hormones And Metabolism Conspire Against Dieters

There are some fresh insights from Australia that help explain why it’s so difficult for dieters to keep off the […]

A Tweak To Health Law Would Eliminate Medicaid For Some

Should the middle class be eligible for Medicaid? The health program, funded jointly by the feds and the states, was […]

High-Tech Shoes Aim To Stop Wandering Alzheimer’s Patients

Shoes that make the news often look funny. Whether they’re touting health benefits like those toning shoes that didn’t quite […]

Advice To Guideline-Writers: Keep Patients Involved in PSA Decision

Hey guys, feeling confused about the fuss over PSA screening for prostate cancer? Listen up. A couple of docs who […]

Looking For Lung Cancer With A Yearly X-Ray Doesn’t Reduce Deaths

The drive to test healthy people for common cancers rests on the idea that finding malignancies early can trigger life-saving […]

New Hope for Kids with Fragile X

Researchers at Children’s Hospital in Oklahoma City are looking for men and boys with a rare genetic disease known as Fragile X- for a new treatment program.

Men Can Be Binge-Eaters, Too

When we think of eating disorders, the classic image is a waif-thin, anorexic woman. But here’s a question for men: […]

Supporters Of Health Overhaul Look To Reclaim ‘Obamacare’

“Thanks Obamacare.” Sounds like sarcasm, right? Sure, opponents of the federal law overhauling health care tagged it with the “Obamacare” […]

Flu Shots: Far from Perfect, Still Advised

Flu shots are safe, cheap and pretty much universally recommended. But how well do they really protect us from getting […]

Employers May Not Rush To Drop Health Coverage After All

Despite claims to the contrary, a insightful economic analysis suggests that it wouldn’t be in most employers’ business interests to […]

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