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Vacation Weight Gain Can Lead to 'Creeping Obesity,' Study Finds
Vacation Weight Gain Can Lead to 'Creeping Obesity,' Study Finds SUNDAY, Feb. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Along with souvenirs, there's a good chance you'll return from your vacation with some extra weight, new research suggests. The study looked at 1...
VA Hospital Care Improving, Study Suggests
VA Hospital Care Improving, Study Suggests TUESDAY, Feb. 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Veterans Affairs hospitals seem to do just as well as other U.S. hospitals when it comes to treating older men with heart disease or pneumonia, a new study suggests. ...
Views of Green Space Help Students Perform Better: Study
Views of Green Space Help Students Perform Better: Study MONDAY, Feb. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- High school students who can gaze upon at least a patch green landscape from their classroom may perform better academically, a new study suggests. "It's...
Vistogard Approved for Chemotherapy Overdose
Vistogard Approved for Chemotherapy Overdose FRIDAY, Dec. 11, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Vistogard (uridine triacetate) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat an overdose of chemotherapy drugs commonly used to treat cancers ...
Vitamin D Won't Guard Against Colds in People With Asthma
Vitamin D Won't Guard Against Colds in People With Asthma THURSDAY, Dec. 10, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- If you have asthma, vitamin D supplements won't protect you against colds, new research suggests. The study found that taking vitamin D supplements d...
Vonvendi Approved to Control Bleeding Disorder
Vonvendi Approved to Control Bleeding Disorder TUESDAY, Dec. 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Vonvendi has been approved to treat adults with von Willebrand disease (VWD), the most common inherited bleeding disorder. VWD, affecting about 1 percent of the U...
Vitamin D Deficiency Might Be Tied to Erectile Dysfunction
Vitamin D Deficiency Might Be Tied to Erectile Dysfunction FRIDAY, Nov. 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Low levels of vitamin D may be associated with erectile dysfunction, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data from more than 3,400 American men...
Vaccine for Deadly Respiratory Virus Shows Promise in Early Trial
Vaccine for Deadly Respiratory Virus Shows Promise in Early Trial WEDNESDAY, Nov. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Another research team is reporting progress toward developing a vaccine to prevent respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), a common lung infection...
VW Emissions Scandal May Cost 60 U.S. Lives, Study Claims
VW Emissions Scandal May Cost 60 U.S. Lives, Study Claims THURSDAY, Oct. 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The Volkswagen emissions scandal will directly cause 60 premature deaths in the United States and hundreds of millions of dollars in health care expe...
Very Young Babies Sense Touch Differently
Very Young Babies Sense Touch Differently MONDAY, Oct. 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- When you touch a newborn's hands or feet, the infant doesn't identify that sensation the same way older babies, children and adults do, a new study suggests. This situ...