Health News

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Rx Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the first medication to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
This Injection May Reduce Fracture Risk
A new injection reduced the risk of new fractures in women with osteoporosis who have gone through menopause, according to a new study.
There's a New Inflammatory Disease on the Block
Researchers have discovered a new inflammatory disease.
Diet, Exercise and Alzheimer's Risk
Buildups of protein in the brain associated with Alzheimer's disease may be less likely to occur in people who maintain a healthy overall lifestyle, a new study found.
MS: The Benefit of Early Treatment
Beginning to take medication to treat multiple sclerosis (MS) at the early signs might slow the disease's progression, a new study found.
Red Wine Compound May Help with Alzheimer's
Resveratrol, a compound found in red wine, red grapes, raspberries and dark chocolate, could slow cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer’s disease, a new study found.
New Option for Opioid-Induced Constipation
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an oral tablet formulation for Relistor.
The Impact of Brain Injuries
Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) with loss of consciousness may have a long-term impact on neurological health, a new study found.
A New Treatment for Essential Tremors
The US Food and Administration (FDA) has approved the first ultrasound device to treat essential tremors.
The Link Between Obesity and MS
Obesity in early adulthood may be linked to an increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS), a new study found.