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Stem Cell Research

Posted: 11/12/2008 - In a St. Joseph Health Scene report, stock shares of stem cell companies have surged since word of Barack Obama's plans to reverse President Bush's 2001 orders restricting research.

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Heart Transplant Refused

Posted: 11/12/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, a 13-year-old British girl who's undergone nearly a dozen surgeries has refused a heart transplant, a decision that may ultimately lead to her death.

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Trans Fat Free Restaurants

Posted: 11/11/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, the American Medical Association has thrown its weight behind legislation to ban the use of trans fats in restaurants nation-wide.

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Education and Alzheimer's

Posted: 11/11/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, education appears to blunt the effects of Alzheimer's.

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Sleeping Benefits

Posted: 11/11/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, Japanese researchers say people with high blood pressure who get less than seven-and-a-half hours of sleep a night face an increased risk of heart disease and stroke.

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Elderly Heart Failure

Posted: 11/10/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene, the number of people ages 65 and older hospitalized for heart failure has more than doubled in the past 27 years.

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Pacemakers and Headphones

Posted: 11/10/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene, MP3 player headphones, even if they're disconnected, may interfere with pace-makers.

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''Pre-Diabetes''

Posted: 11/07/2008 - In a St. Joseph Health Scene Report, too many Americans are well on their way to diabetes without knowing it.

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Good Germs

Posted: 11/07/2008 - In a St. Joseph Health Scene Report, instead of trying to kill all germs, hospitals may want to put the good ones to work.

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Migraines and Breast Cancer

Posted: 11/07/2008 - In a St. Joseph Health Scene Report, women with a history of migraine headaches appear to have a 30% reduction in risk for breast cancer.

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ADHD Children and Divorce

Posted: 11/06/2008 - In a St. Joseph Health Scene report, a new study's found parents of children with ADHD are almost twice as likely to divorce before the child's 8 birthday than other couples.

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Fat Burning Drug

Posted: 11/06/2008 - In a St. Joseph Health Scene report, French researchers say they've developed an experimental drug that tricks the body into burning fat.

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Cancer DNA Secrets

Posted: 11/06/2008 - In a St. Joseph Health Scene report, for the first time, scientists have decoded the complete DNA of a cancer patient, tracing the disease to its genetic roots.

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Rainfall and Autism

Posted: 11/05/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, a new study's found areas in the Pacific Northwest with the most rainfall also have higher autism rates.

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Teen Flu Shots

Posted: 11/05/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, too many high-risk teenagers aren't getting flu shots.

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Kid's Healthy Eating Habits

Posted: 11/05/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, parents who want their pre-schoolers to eat their vegetables may need to take a hard look at their own eating habits.

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Depression & Pain

Posted: 11/04/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, using brain imaging, scientists have found clues that may help explain how depression is linked to chronic physical pain.

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Caffeine & Pregnancy

Posted: 11/04/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, pregnant women who consume caffeine, even just one cup of coffee a day, are at higher risk of giving birth to an underweight baby.

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Medicated Kids

Posted: 11/04/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, researchers report American kids are increasingly medicated.

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Lung Cancer Risks

Posted: 11/03/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, an international research team has identified 2 genetic changes that increase the risk of lung cancer by up to 60%.

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Pregnancy Weight

Posted: 11/03/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, women who gain more than 40 pounds during pregnancy have nearly twice the risk of delivering a heavy baby.

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Cancer Researchers

Posted: 11/03/2008 - In a St. Joseph Healthscene report, researchers warn America needs more cancer specialists.

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