Urine Test for HPV Works Well, Analysis Finds
TUESDAY, Sept. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A simple urine test can routinely spot human papillomavirus (HPV), which is linked to the risk of cervical cancer, a new analysis found.
Modern Forensics Provides Clues to Death of Richard III
TUESDAY, Sept. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Modern forensic techniques are shedding light on a 500-year-old mystery: Which battlefield injuries might have killed King Richard III, the last English monarch to die in battle?
Combo Therapy Best for COPD: Study
TUESDAY, Sept. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A combination drug therapy aimed at opening the airways and reducing inflammation appears to be the best treatment for older adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), especially those with asthma, a new study finds.
Obama to Step Up Aid to Fight Ebola in West Africa
TUESDAY, Sept. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- On the same day that
President Barack Obama was to announce a significant increase in
U.S. aid to help combat West Africa's Ebola crisis, the World
Health Organization warned Tuesday that the window to contain the
deadly virus was closing and infections could start doubling every
FDA to Probe Testosterone Therapy Claims, Safety
TUESDAY, Sept. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and
Drug Administration is focusing on the "Low T" fad, questioning
whether the boom in testosterone replacement therapy is helping or
harming the health of aging American males.
Health Tip: Creating a Circuit Training Workout
(HealthDay News) -- Circuit training workouts involve moving
between a number of cardio and strengthening exercise areas without
resting. Proponents say these workouts burn calories quickly and
help fight boredom.