Health Highlights: Feb. 22, 2017

  • Former Teen Heartthrob David Cassidy Has Dementia

Health Tip: Get Your Mouth Healthy Before Cancer Treatment

Here's what you can do

Health Tip: Short on Sleep?

Your mind and body pay the price

Is Need for More Sleep a Sign of Pending Dementia?

Study finds an association but doesn't prove cause and effect

Little Weight Gain in Pregnancy Tied to Schizophrenia Risk in Kids: Study

Malnutrition may cut levels of essential nutrients that prevent some mental disorders

MRIs Can Be Safe for People With Heart Devices …

… if strict procedures are followed, researchers report

'Off-Label' Antidepressants Common, But Where's the Evidence?

One-third are prescribed for conditions like pain or migraine with little scientific backup, study says

Race May Play Role in Recurrent Stroke

Study found black seniors at higher risk for subsequent attack compared to whites

Spoiler Alert! Most People Don't Want to Know the Future

Part of the concern: worry over pending unpleasant events, study found

Unhealthy in Middle Age, Dementia in Old Age?

Diabetes, high blood pressure, smoking may set you up for Alzheimer's, research suggests