Flu Shot No Match for ‘B’ Strain, Season Rages On

Jan. 16, 2020 -- Influenza is still going strong in the United States and isn't expected to slow down for at least several more weeks, according to a report from the CDC. What's more, this season's vaccine is...

Less Sex Could Mean Earlier Menopause

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 15, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- For women, a humdrum sex life might also mean an earlier onset of menopause, a new study suggests. British researchers who tracked the sex lives and menopausal status of nearly 3,000...

Which Obesity Surgery Is Right for You?

By comparison, sleeve gastrectomy is simpler: Surgeons remove a large portion of the stomach, turning it into a tubular pouch that holds much less food. Like bypass, it alters gut hormone activity. On average, people shed more pounds...

Trauma of Miscarriage May Trigger PTSD

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Jan. 15, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) isn't confined to soldiers...

Probiotics: Don’t Buy the Online Hype

By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Jan. 15, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Many people turn to the internet with health...