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  1. Antidepressants in Pregnancy and Risk to Baby

    By Tara Haelle HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, June 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Babies born to mothers taking antidepressants in late pregnancy may be slightly more likely to develop a rare circulation disorder, a new study suggests. However, the increased risk of the disorder -- known as persistent pul

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  2. BPA in Canned Foods Less Common, but Still There

    June 3, 2015 -- At least a third of canned foods have the chemical BPA in their linings, according to a new report from the Environmental Working Group (EWG). The report found that BPA, or bisphenol A, is less commonly used to line the inside of metal food cans today. Research has linked the chemica

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  3. Bullied Teens at Risk for Later Depression

    By Kathleen Doheny HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, June 2, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Young teens who are bullied appear to be at higher risk of depression when they reach early adulthood, according to new research. "We found that teenagers who reported being frequently bullied were twice as likely to be

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  4. Lifts, Tucks Often Follow Weight-Loss Surgery

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The rapidly rising number of weight-loss surgeries in the United States may be leading to greater demand for cosmetic surgery, a new report suggests. In 2014, cosmetic procedures associated with major weight loss -- such as

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  5. Cancer Patient's Health Affected by Spouse's Mood

    By Mary Elizabeth Dallas HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The emotional health of cancer caregivers may affect the mental health of the loved ones they are caring for, a new study suggests. When their husbands, wives or partners experience symptoms of depression, cancer su

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  6. High-Fat Diet May Raise Prostate Cancer Death Risk

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Prostate cancer patients with an unhealthy, high-fat diet have a significantly higher risk of death from the disease, a new study suggests. "There is currently very little evidence to counsel men living with prostate cancer

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  7. Breast-feeding May Lower Risk of Child Leukemia

    By Carrie Myers HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Breast-feeding -- even for a short time -- may lower a baby's later risk of childhood leukemia, a new study suggests. The researchers found that babies breast-fed for at least six months appear to have a 19 percent lower ris

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  8. Alzheimer's-Linked Proteins Tied to Poor Sleep

    By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Poor sleep in old age may be linked to the brain-clogging plaques thought to contribute to Alzheimer's disease, new research suggests. "Sleep appears to be a missing piece in the Alzheimer's puzzle, and enhancing sleep may

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  9. Could Type 2 Diabetes Shield Against ALS?

    By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, June 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Type 2 diabetes may reduce the risk of developing the neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a new study suggests. ALS, also called Lou Gehrig's disease after the famed baseball player who died of

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  10. Treating Brain Tumors With Targeted Radiation

    By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter SUNDAY, May 31, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Using radiation on the entire brain to prevent new tumors from forming in patients whose cancer has spread to the brain can have a devastating effect on their ability to think and remember, compared with more targeted tre

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