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New insight into the biology of insulin release

In a new study, Yale researchers challenge a long-held assumption about how insulin-producing cells in the pancreas sense and respond to glucose. Their findings could lead to changes in the way that scientists ...

Early drug intervention reduces risk of cardiovascular events in rheumatoid...

People who develop rheumatoid arthritis as older adults benefit from early and sustained use of a drug called Methotrexate (MTX), a recent study led by University of Toronto researcher Jessica Widdifield has fo...

Perinatal depression screenings may not detect women having suicidal thoughts,...

A new study of 736 low-income pregnant women in Illinois found that more than one-third of those who reported thoughts of self-harm did not have elevated levels of depression, according to a commonly used healt...

How to protect your DNA for big health benefits

(HealthDay)—You might think that stress affects you only emotionally or that a lack of sleep simply leaves you feeling cranky. But these are among the many lifestyle factors that can lead to health problems b...
Personal Health

Wendy Williams Was Diagnosed With Lymphedema–Here's What That Means

Wendy Williams announced big news about her health on Monday morning’s episode of The Wendy Williams Show.  The talk show host, 54, addressed a handful of paparazzi pictures that showed her swollen ...

“As a Patient, I Worry about”

In German hospitals, surgical instruments, implants and other medical products threaten to become scarce. The EU wants to unify the controls, and radically aggravate – in fact, in order to protect patient...

My left testicle hurts. Not always, but only when I...

Thank you for your question. There can be many possible reasons for pain involving one or both testicles. Since testicles are a very sensitive area of the body, even a minor injury can be very painful. Other po...

Morning people have a low risk for breast cancer

The one who gets up early and "Lerche" is, has a lower risk for breast cancer than "Eulen", the evenings are well and poorly in bed, so a new study in the journal BMJ. Even sleep caps that h...
Kids Health

Taye Diggs Shares Key to Coparenting Son Walker With Ex-Wife...

There for his boy! Taye Diggs keeps his priorities straight while coparenting his 9-year-old son, Walker, with his ex-wife, Idina Menzel. “I’m the last person to give advice, but I think you can’t...

Gretchen Rossi Slams Trolls Pressuring Her to Post Pic of...

Back off! Gretchen Rossi stood her ground after being pressured to post a pic of her 1-week-old daughter, Skylar. “I got back on my social today for the first time in six days after having major abdominal sur...

This Is the Prettiest Pumping Bra We’ve Ever Seen —...

Moms, I don’t think you’re prepared for the knowledge I’m about to drop. So before you keep reading go ahead and clutch your pearls, reach for your smelling salts, do whatever you do when some...

Meghan King Edmonds’ Son Does Physical Therapy After Brain Damage...

Meghan King Edmonds shared videos of her son Hart doing physical therapy on Friday, July 12, after revealing he’d been diagnosed with irreversible brain damage. The former Real Housewives of Orange County sta...
Family Health

Country Singer Ryan Calhoun Welcomes Son Ace Chadwick – After...

Ryan Calhoun‘s family has expanded to four! The country singer and wife Chrissy welcomed their second child, son Ace Chadwick Calhoun, on Friday, July 5, in Franklin, Tennessee, the couple confirms exclu...

Kate Hudson's Baby Girl Wears the Cutest Summer Outfits —...

Kate Hudson’s baby daughter, Rani, is adorable. The baby girl has great genetics and a mom with an equally great fashion sense, so it’s only fitting that the 8-month-old always looks like a little...

Shay Mitchell Is Pregnant! Actress Expecting First Child Five Months...

Shay Mitchell has a bun in the oven! The Pretty Little Liars alum, 32, is pregnant and expecting her first child with boyfriend Matte Babel, she announced on Instagram and in a YouTube video on Friday...

April Love Geary Defends Her Decision to Give Daughter Mia,...

April Love Geary is living by the mantra “We’re here for a good time, not a long time” — even in parenting. That was the model’s response on Monday to one social-media user wh...
Beauty & Balance