Health Highlights: Nov. 25, 2015

  • 'Kissing Bug' Chagas Disease Cases in Five States: CDC

  • Turing Won't Cut Price for Toxoplasmosis Drug

Health Tip: Easing the Discomfort of Bronchitis

Take steps to help ease coughing

Health Tip: Thawing Your Thanksgiving Turkey

Do it right

Heart Disease Doesn't Take a Holiday

Don't forget to take your meds with you when you travel, expert says

Mosquito-Borne Virus May Cause Fatal Brain Infection

Chikungunya outbreak on Reunion Island finds encephalitis more common than previously believed

New Treatment for Type 1 Diabetes Shows Early Promise

Trial finds that immune-based therapy is safe; further trial on effectiveness is planned

Obesity in Youth May Harm the Heart Long-Term, Even After Weight Loss

Risk of sudden cardiac death was still higher, decades after women had lost the pounds, study found

Post-Op Bacterial Infection Raises Odds for Complications, Death

Clostridium difficile can be devastating to patients recovering from surgery, experts say

Probiotics May Not Shield 'Preemies' From Serious Illness, Study Finds

More research on individual strains of these good bacteria may be needed

Progesterone May Not Help Prevent Repeat Miscarriage, Study Finds

Findings likely to disappoint many couples, researcher says