Latest by Lindsey Tanner

Published on January 8, 2020 - Page 9
U.S. government-led research found no strong evidence linking baby powder with ovarian cancer in the largest analysis to look at the question. The...
Published on January 7, 2020 - Page 8
Accidental overdoses cause 90% of all U.S. opioid-related deaths while suicides account for far fewer of these fatalities than previously thought, a...
Published on December 16, 2019 - Page 7
Mailing free home HIV tests to high-risk men offers a potentially better strategy for detecting infections than usual care. That’s according to a U....
Published on December 10, 2019 - Page 8
Before she could start breast cancer treatment, Nancy Simpson had to walk in a straight line, count backward from 20 and repeat a silly phrase. It...
Published on December 10, 2019 - Page 9
New results from the largest long-term study of brain development and children’s health raise provocative questions about obesity and brain function...
Published on December 3, 2019 - Page 8
CHICAGO — Two centuries after its invention, the stethoscope — the very symbol of the medical profession — is facing an uncertain prognosis. It is...
Published on November 16, 2019 - Page 12
Many older American adults may inaccurately estimate their chances for developing dementia and do useless things to prevent it, new research suggests...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 11
New guidance on concussions shows there isn’t enough solid evidence to answer some of parents’ most burning questions about contact sports. That...
Published on November 2, 2019 - Page 13
Office workers bemoan driving home in the dark. Night owls relish the chance to sleep in. As clocks tick toward the end of daylight saving time, many...
Published on October 29, 2019 - Page 7
Even some severely obese preteens should be considered for weight loss surgery, according to new recommendations. The guidance issued Sunday by the...