Health officials have confirmed 33 new cases of measles last week, bringing the total to 1,077 in 28 states this year.
HealthWatch: Exercise Could Offer Protection Against Alzheimer'sA new study shows having higher levels of physical activity may protect against cognitive decline and brain tissue loss from Alzheimer's disease.
HealthWatch: 14 New Cases Of Measles Reported In U.S. Last WeekThe CDC said there were 14 new reported cases of measles last week, bringing the nationwide total for 2019 to 1,123.
HealthWatch: Preventing Sudden Cardiac Arrest In Competitive AthletesHealthWatch: Preventing Sudden Cardiac Arrest In Competitive Athletes
HealthWatch: Flu Vaccine During Pregnancy Not A Health Risk For ChildrenNew research finds no connection between mothers who received the flu vaccine while pregnant and health problems later on in their children.
HealthWatch: Exercise Can Help Increase Blood Flow To The BrainExperts say exercise can help the body and also the brain.
HealthWatch: CDC Confirms 14 More Cases Of Measles In The USHealthWatch: CDC Confirms 14 More Cases Of Measles In The US
HealthWatch: Possible Breakthrough On HIV TreatmentU.S. researchers said they have found a way to effectively eliminate HIV in animals.
HealthWatch: Generic Drugs May Cost More For Certain DiseasesPeople enrolled in Medicare Part D may be paying more for generic drugs than brand names, according to a study from Vanderbilt University.
HealthWatch: Flu Vaccine Ineffective Because It Was A Mismatch To StrainThe CDC said the recent flu vaccine did not work so well because it was a mismatch for the H3N2 strain that popped up after the season was well underway.
HealthWatch: People Who Gain Weight When Older May Lower Risk Of ALSHealthWatch: People Who Gain Weight When Older May Lower Risk Of ALS
HealthWatch: Brain Enzyme Could Be Target To Fight Alzheimer's DiseaseResearchers at the University of Alabama have identified a brain enzyme that could be a future target to battle Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
HealthWatch: 33 New Measles Cases, Including 4 In Baltimore, Bring Year's Total To 1,077Health officials have confirmed 33 new cases of measles last week, bringing the total to 1,077 in 28 states this year.
HealthWatch: Veterans With PTSD Twice As Likely To Die From SuicideA new study says veterans who are treated for post-traumatic stress disorder are twice as likely to die from suicide, accidental injury or viral hepatitis.
HealthWatch: 1 in 3 Cancer Survivors Suffer From Chronic PainHealthWatch: 1 in 3 Cancer Survivors Suffer From Chronic Pain
HealthWatch: Obesity In Childhood Can Have Long-Term EffectsLondon researchers find people who are obese from childhood through middle age are more than twice as likely to have difficulty with daily tasks by the time they are 50 years old.
HealthWatch: 95 Percent Of Healthcare Workers Worked While SickA new study finds up to 95 percent of people working in healthcare settings have worked while sick.
HealthWatch: Breast Milk Helps Preterm Babies Fight Deadly Intestinal DiseaseA new study shows an antibody in breast milk helps pre-term babies fight a deadly intestinal disease.
HealthWatch: States That Expanded Medicaid Have Fewer Child Neglect CasesHealthWatch: States That Expanded Medicaid Have Fewer Child Neglect Cases
HealthWatch: Study Finds Body Fat Causes Cardiovascular DiseasesHealthWatch: Study Finds Body Fat Causes Cardiovascular Diseases
HealthWatch: Eating A Lot Of Red Meat Increases Death Risk, Study SaysA new study shows eating a lot of red meat, especially processed red meat, can increase the risk of death.
HealthWatch: Obese Women More Likely To Have Obese Children, Study SaysA new study shows obese women are more likely to have obese children if they are overweight before conception.
Healthwatch: Study Says Medical Marijuana Doesn't Reduce Opioid DeathsHealthwatch: Study Says Medical Marijuana Doesn't Reduce Opioid Deaths
HealthWatch: Researchers Find Link Between Diabetes And Heart AttacksHealthWatch: Researchers Find Link Between Diabetes And Heart Attacks
HealthWatch: Vaping May Impair Lungs' Ability To Clear Mucus From AirwaysNew research looks at the side effects of e-cigarettes.
HealthWatch: Older People Dying From Falls More OftenHealthWatch: Older People Dying From Falls More Often
HealthWatch: Teens With Trouble Sleeping More Likely To Have Health IssuesHealthWatch: Teens With Trouble Sleeping More Likely To Have Health Issues
HealthWatch: 60 New Measles Cases Reported, Worst Outbreak In U.S. Since 1994The U.S. is seeing its worst measles outbreak since 1994, according to the CDC. Officials say that the cause of the outbreak is due to misinformation about vaccinations.
HealthWatch: 1 In 7 Babies Born Underweight WorldwideHealthWatch: 1 In 7 Babies Born Underweight Worldwide
HealthWatch: Higher Risk Of Surgery Issues If Patient Has Severe Sleep ApneaHealthWatch: Higher Risk Of Surgery Issues If Patient Has Severe Sleep Apnea