Seasonal Health News
100-Calorie Chocolate Treats
WebMD provides 100-calorie ways to eat chocolate! Get healthy chocolate recipe ideas to eat without ruining your diet.
1st Human Embryonic Stem Cell Study Set
The FDA has OK'd the first embryonic stem cell studyl. Geron Corp. will test its OPC1 cells in 10 patients completely paralyzed by recent spinal cord injuries.
Salt May Restrict Blood Flow to Heart
Reducing the salt in your diet can help lower your blood pressure, but it may also lower your risk for having a heart attack or stroke in another important way.
Life Expectancy Up, Thanks to Cleaner Air
Steps to curb air pollution in the United States are helping to dramatically increase average life spans, a new study says.
Synthetic HDL Cholesterol in the Works
Researchers have developed a synthetic form of HDL "good" cholesterol, which they hope will one day lead to a treatment for the prevention of heart attacks and strokes.