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Can Dogs Teach Doctors New Tricks?

Dermatologist says yes because there's overlap between some canine and human skin problems


Could a Little Alcohol Lower Your Diabetes Risk?

Daily drink or two may provide a bit of protection, study suggests, but one expert skeptical


Donor Kidneys Rejected by Centers 7 Times on Average

Study suggests centers are often appropriately picky, but one specialist says patients should have a say in these choices


Eczema Can Take a Toll on Adults

The chronic skin condition may interfere with daily life, expert says


Golfing and Gardening Your Way to Fitness

How to turn pastimes into workouts


Health Highlights: July 27, 2017
  • U.S. Scientists Report Embryo Gene Editing Success

  • Drug Wholesaler McKesson Corp. Restructures to Improve Oversight of Opioid Sales

  • Suspected Case of Mosquito-Transmitted Zika in Texas

  • Angelina Jolie Reveals Bell's Palsy Diagnosis



Health Tip: Learn Your Risk for Asthma

Here are common factors


How Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Wears Patients Out

Study suggests body amplifies fatigue signals, even during periods of rest


Melanoma Isn't the Only Serious Skin Cancer

Squamous cell carcinoma is far more common and also dangerous if untreated, dermatologist says


'Super Moms' and 'Super Dads': Work-Home Conflicts Affect Both Genders

'We need to bring men into the conversation,' researcher says


When Is It Nail Fungus?

Dermatologist says only an expert can diagnose condition accurately


Drug Beats Steroids for Controlling Blood Vessel Inflammation in Study

With tocilizumab's approval, there's an alternative treatment for giant cell arteritis


Health Highlights: July 26, 2017
  • Court Decision Expected on Whether Charlie Gard Can Die at Home

  • Opioid Addiction Treatment During Pregnancy Can be Safe


Health Tip: Encouraging Your Kids to Brush

Here's how some dentists do it


In Mice, Brain Cells Discovered That Might Control Aging

These stem cells might hold valuable clues to time's effects on the body


Noninvasive Brain Test May Pinpoint Type of Dementia

In small study, electrical currents helped distinguish Alzheimer's from another form of brain trouble


Robotic Device May Help Gait in Kids With Cerebral Palsy

Those with condition known as 'crouch gait' had better posture and balance after 15 training sessions


The Couple That Lives Together Shares Skin Bacteria Together

Similarities allowed researchers to pinpoint which folks were partners 86 percent of the time


Time to Catch Up on Reading, Writing … and Routine Shots

Before kids head back to school, make sure they're up-to-date on their vaccines

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