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Depression, Insomnia, Fatigue Are the Stuff of Nightmares
Depression, Insomnia, Fatigue Are the Stuff of Nightmares TUESDAY, April 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Depression, insomnia and exhaustion may be major risk factors for frequent nightmares, new research suggests. "Our study shows a clear connection bet...
Depression Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk
Depression Plus Diabetes May Boost Dementia Risk WEDNESDAY, April 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Depression and diabetes are each hard on the brain, and having both conditions may significantly raise the risk of dementia, according to new research. "Wha...
Doctors Often Ignore Parents' Concerns About Autism in Young Kids: Study
Doctors Often Ignore Parents' Concerns About Autism in Young Kids: Study WEDNESDAY, April 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Delays in diagnosing and treating autism often occur when doctors ignore parents' concerns about their child's early development, a ...
Dog-Transmitted Rabies Kills 160 People a Day Worldwide: Study
Dog-Transmitted Rabies Kills 160 People a Day Worldwide: Study THURSDAY, April 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Rabies transmitted by dogs kills 160 people a day worldwide and about 59,000 a year, a new study finds. While rabies is nearly always fatal, it...
Dog Flu Outbreak Unleashes Warnings From Veterinarians
Dog Flu Outbreak Unleashes Warnings From Veterinarians THURSDAY, April 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- With more than 1,000 dogs sickened by a highly contagious dog flu in the Midwestern United States, veterinarians urge pet owners to take precautions. "...
Drug Shows Early Promise for Advanced Lung Cancer
Drug Shows Early Promise for Advanced Lung Cancer SUNDAY, April 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new drug that boosts the immune system's cancer-fighting potential is showing early promise for some patients with advanced lung cancer. The drug, marketed ...
Doctor's Advice May Help Prompt Weight Loss
Doctor's Advice May Help Prompt Weight Loss FRIDAY, April 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Overweight people may lose more weight if their doctor tells them to, a new study finds. University of Georgia researchers examined data from the U.S. Centers for Di...
Digital Compass Attached to Brain Helps Blind Rats 'See'
Digital Compass Attached to Brain Helps Blind Rats 'See' THURSDAY, April 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New research in rats suggests a special compass might one day help blind people navigate their physical environments. Using a head-mounted device, Jap...
Drinking Water Helps Prevent Kidney Stones
Drinking Water Helps Prevent Kidney Stones FRIDAY, March 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Drinking plenty of water will lower your risk of kidney stones, researchers report. "This analysis shows that drinking water is an effective way to cut one's risk fo...
Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Some Parkinson's Pain for Years
Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Some Parkinson's Pain for Years MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with Parkinson's disease who undergo deep brain stimulation may experience long-term pain relief, a small, new study from Korea suggests....