How are erectile dysfunction (ED) and heart problems linked? Our expert explains.
Younger students entering kindergarten are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD than older students in the same class, finds a new study. But is accurate diagnosis the real issue?
The discovery of a new subtype of multiple sclerosis that takes a slightly different course in the body could make future treatments more personal.
Selecting the right trial is not an easy process for those involved. It’s certainly not easy for the patient, who is trying to navigate the complicated decision-making process. It’s not easy for many doctors either.
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Thanks to participants in clinical trials, health care providers can save more lives every day and continue to improve national healthcare practice standards.
We have very good treatments for some conditions — but unfortunately, not for all. We need to develop new therapies to help patients who do not achieve the maximum benefit from available drugs. That’s one reason to consider volunteering for a clinical trial.
Your salt intake still matters if you’ve been diagnosed with hypertension. Here’s why.
There’s more evidence linking activity level to good health. A new study shows that middle-aged men with a high level of cardiovascular fitness have a lower incidence of lung and colon cancers. They’re also less likely to die from their cancer. “More and more data is coming out that regular exercise is important to prevent … Read More
Ever wonder if alcohol is good for you? Our expert explains the latest evidence.
Have you ever felt better after simply placing a bandage on a wound? Have you felt more energized the moment after taking a bright red pill? If so, you’ve experienced a form of the placebo effect. A placebo is an inactive treatment that mimics an active therapy. The placebo effect happens when patients believe a … Read More