Women who regularly eat a high-protein, low-carbohydrate diet may be raising their risk of heart disease and stroke by as much as 28 percent, a new study suggests.
Source: British Medical Journal Read More
Drinking five or more cups of coffee a day - or copious amounts of tea - is as bad as smoking for women who want to get pregnant via IVF, say researchers.
Source: Dr Ulrik Kesmodel, of Aarhus University Hospital Read More
The old saying is if you spare the rod you'll spoil the child. But a new study finds spanking a child may do more long-term harm than good.
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics
It's well known that babies born prematurely are at increased risk of slowed brain development, but according to a new study, published in the journal Pediatrics on Monday, babies born even a few weeks early are at a similar risk.
Source: Pediatrics Read More
When will diabetics in the U.S. get a bloodless glucometer that will allow them to check their blood sugar without a finger prick?
Source: MedCity News Read More