Hospitalizations Up for Severe Skin Swelling
TUESDAY, March 6 (HealthDay News) -- Hospitalizations from
angioedema, a serious swelling of the deep layers of the skin often
around the eyes and mouth, are on the rise, new research finds.
Computerization May Not Curb Medical Tests, Costs
TUESDAY, March 6 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors are more likely to
order imaging and other diagnostic lab tests for their patients if
they have computer access to the test results, according to a new
Genetic Tweak Helps Mice Avoid Cancer, Obesity: Study
TUESDAY, March 6 (HealthDay News) -- New research offers
potential insight into the connection between cancer, obesity and
longevity in humans by showing that genetically modified mice live
longer, skinnier and almost cancer-free lives.
Estrogen-Only Therapy May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk
TUESDAY, March 6 (HealthDay News) -- Some women who take
estrogen-only hormone replacement therapy to stave off hot flashes,
night sweats and other symptoms of menopause may be at lower risk
for developing breast cancer down the road, a news study says.