September 29, 2010
Health Tip: Ease Hammertoe Pain
A hammertoe is an abnormal bending of a toe
at the joint, which often causes pain when footwear touches the top
of the bent toe. Women are affected more often than men.
New Blood Test for Colon Cancer Developed
Seeking to increase
screenings for colorectal cancer, scientists say they have
developed an inexpensive and effective method that uses less than
one milliliter (mL) of a patient's blood.
IUD Proposed to Treat Uterine Cancer
An intrauterine device
that releases a progestin hormone may be an effective treatment for
younger women with early-stage uterine cancer, Italian researchers
Gene Disorder Linked to ADHD
Many who suffer from
attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appear to have a
genetic abnormality that may predispose them to the condition,
British researchers report.