Issued by the American Heart Association on Monday, the guidelines call for a mesh cage to trap a blood clot lodged in the brain, which normally causes a stroke.
About one out of eight U.S. adults suffers from migraines, and migraines are three times more common in women than men.
New treatments are allowing for quicker procedures, which are critical when treating stroke victims
The fat around the belly, known as visceral fat, is much more likely to cause health problems. A scan can determine your type of fat and where it is stored in your body.
Therapy to help strengthen the pelvic floor is the first line of defense with stress incontinence issues.
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3-D mammograms take multiple images of the entire breast — like slices — allowing for more comprehensive imaging. Benefits include earlier detection of small breast cancers, and greater accuracy.
Advances in fertility treatment are helping women have babies at a later age, but it’s still not an easy quest.
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The long-term success of an early autism treatment co-developed by a University of California-Davis researcher was validated recently by a national study soon to be published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.
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And learn about hidden trans fats in your favorite snacks
Once a shoulder is dislocated, there is a greater likelihood of it happening again.