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Quick, Paper-Based Ebola Test May Help in Remote Areas
Quick, Paper-Based Ebola Test May Help in Remote Areas TUESDAY, Aug. 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A paper-based testing device can quickly diagnose Ebola among people who live in remote areas, according to a new study. A blood sample from a person wit...
Quadriplegic Uses Thoughts to Control Robotic Arms
Quadriplegic Uses Thoughts to Control Robotic Arms THURSDAY, May 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A gunshot wound to the spine left Erik Sorto paralyzed from the neck down. Yet today he is able to do some of life's most simple, but vital, actions -- such ...
Quitting Smoking Improves Angioplasty Outcome, Study Finds
Quitting Smoking Improves Angioplasty Outcome, Study Finds TUESDAY, May 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Patients who quit smoking when they have angioplasty -- a heart blood vessel-opening procedure -- have better outcomes, a new study finds. Quitting sm...
Quality of U.S. Diet Improves, Slightly
Quality of U.S. Diet Improves, Slightly MONDAY, Sept. 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The quality of Americans' diets has improved somewhat but remains poor overall, and dietary disparity between the rich and poor is growing, a new study shows. "The study...
Quitting Smokeless Tobacco May Boost Survival After Heart Attack
Quitting Smokeless Tobacco May Boost Survival After Heart Attack MONDAY, June 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests that heart attack patients who stop using snus -- a specific type of moist chewing tobacco that is popular in Sweden -- cou...
Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' Approach
Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' Approach THURSDAY, April 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors often recommend no treatment at all when a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, opting instead to keep a close eye on th...
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A simple vision test given on the sidelines can help identify athletes who've suffered a concussion, a new study finds. Researchers found that the te...
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A simple vision test given on the sidelines can help identify athletes who've suffered a concussion, a new study finds. Researchers found that the te...
Quitting Smoking Linked to Better Mental Health in Study
Quitting Smoking Linked to Better Mental Health in Study WEDNESDAY, Feb. 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Quitting smoking may be as good for your mental health as it is for your physical health, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data from 4,800 ...
Quinoa May Be Safe Grain for People With Celiac Disease
Quinoa May Be Safe Grain for People With Celiac Disease TUESDAY, Jan. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The grain quinoa seems safe for people with celiac disease, a new British study suggests. People with celiac disease have an immune response in the smal...