Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
New Brunswick • Somerset

Health Library

Search by Keywords
Search for "p" returned 3469 records from our Health Library
Probiotic Supplements May Contain Traces of Gluten
Probiotic Supplements May Contain Traces of Gluten FRIDAY, May 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Many probiotic products contain traces of gluten and could cause problems for people with celiac disease, according to a new study. Tests of 22 top-selling pro...
Prompt Treatment of Kidney Stones Keeps Costs Down: Study
Prompt Treatment of Kidney Stones Keeps Costs Down: Study SATURDAY, May 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Delaying surgery for kidney stones can increase the risk of complications, raising health care costs, a new study finds. "These data underscore the im...
Prostate Cancer Testing Drops Off After Controversial Guidelines
Prostate Cancer Testing Drops Off After Controversial Guidelines SUNDAY, May 17, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Fewer American men are receiving prostate cancer screening in the wake of a national panel's conclusion that the test does men more harm than goo...
Parents of Child Cancer Patients Prefer Honesty, Study Finds
Parents of Child Cancer Patients Prefer Honesty, Study Finds MONDAY, May 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- It's better for doctors to be open with parents about their child's cancer prognosis, even if the news is bad, researchers say. Doing so is more like...
Preschoolers Get Too Little Physical Activity in Child Care
Preschoolers Get Too Little Physical Activity in Child Care MONDAY, May 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Kids in daycare and preschool may not be getting enough physical activity, according to a new study. Preschoolers in the Seattle study spent just a ha...
Pet Geckos May Pose Health Risk
Pet Geckos May Pose Health Risk THURSDAY, May 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Your pet gecko might make you sick, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed fecal samples from Indonesian tokay geckos -- an imported species popular as pets in the United S...
Pregnancy Doesn't Make General Surgery More Dangerous: Study
Pregnancy Doesn't Make General Surgery More Dangerous: Study WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Being pregnant does not raise a woman's risk for death or complications after undergoing general surgery, a new study finds. "Pregnant patients un...
Parkinson's Protein May Spur Immune Response
Parkinson's Protein May Spur Immune Response TUESDAY, May 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A protein known to accumulate in Parkinson's disease and other degenerative brain disorders activates the brain's immune defenses, researchers say. The protein is c...
Peanut Allergy Exposure Occurs Most Often at Home, Study Says
Peanut Allergy Exposure Occurs Most Often at Home, Study Says MONDAY, May 11, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For children with peanut allergies, home is more dangerous than school, researchers say. The Canadian study also found schools that ban peanut produ...
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder May Be Linked to Accelerated Aging
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder May Be Linked to Accelerated Aging FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may cause accelerated aging, a new study suggests. Previous research has linked PTSD with mental health dis...