New research casts doubt on the true effectiveness of a common type of surgery used to ease shoulder pain.
In decompression surgery, a small area of bone and soft tissue in the shoulder joint is removed, opening up the joint to prevent the abrasion that happens when the arm is lifted.Read the whole article
Children with serious behavioral disorders might fare better at school if they get some exercise during the day, a new study suggests. The researchers focused on children and teenagers with conditions that included autism spectrum disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder(ADHD), anxiety and depression. They looked at whether structured exercise during the school day -- in the form of stationary "cybercycles" --...Read More
An analysis of urinesamples from roughly 300,000 California women finds that more than 7 percent used marijuana while pregnant. What's more, rates of pot use in pregnancy have steadily risen over the years -- from 4.2 percent of women in 2009 to 7.1 percent just seven years later. That's according to the new report from Kaiser...Read More
Men who receive blood donated by previously pregnant women may face an increased risk of death following the transfusion, a new study from the Netherlands suggests. Males transfused with blood from a woman with a history of pregnancy appear to be 13 percent overall more likely to die in coming years,...Read More