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Experts Recommend Against Routine Testing for Celiac Disease

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The nation’s top experts on pre­ven­tive health do not rec­om­mend rou­tine test­ing for celiac dis­ease, unless symp­toms sug­gest it.Celiac is an autoim­mune dis­ease in which the body reacts to gluten, a pro­tein found in …

 

Experts Recommend Against Routine Testing for Celiac Disease

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The nation’s top experts on pre­ven­tive health do not rec­om­mend rou­tine test­ing for celiac dis­ease, unless symp­toms sug­gest it.Celiac is an autoim­mune dis­ease in which the body reacts to gluten, a pro­tein found in …

 

Doctors Advised to Treat Insomnia with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Peo­ple who suf­fer from chronic insom­nia may be able to find relief with­out the help of drugs.New guide­lines pub­lished by the Amer­i­can Col­lege of Physi­cians (ACP) advise physi­cians to use cog­ni­tive behav­ioral ther­apy (CBT)…

 

Radiohead Gives Fans the Bird (and More) in New Online Posts

Peter Wafzig/Redferns via Getty Images­Sun­day, Radiohead’s online social media foot­print all but dis­ap­peared, with all of the posts on Eng­lish rock­ers’ Face­book and Twit­ter accounts deleted, and its web­site also blank. Posts on front­man Thom Yorke&rsquo…

 

Your Body: Is Moderate Alcohol Intake Good for You?

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Med­ical Con­trib­u­tor­Many stud­ies lead peo­ple to believe that a glass of wine at din­ner could lead to bet­ter over­all health and even a longer life. But not so fast — this topic is really controver…

 

Study: Flu Shots for Pregnant Moms Protect Babies, Too

iStock/Thinkstock(SALT LAKE CITY) — In a study just pub­lished in the jour­nal Pedi­atrics, researchers at the Uni­ver­sity of Utah School of Med­i­cine have dis­cov­ered that preg­nant women who get the flu vac­cine sig­nif­i­cantly reduce the risk for their …

 

Extreme Weight Loss Linked to Slower Metabolism, Study Finds

Cre­atas Images/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Weight loss remains a big pri­or­ity for mil­lions of Amer­i­cans but per­ma­nently drop­ping pounds has proved dif­fi­cult in spite of a huge weight-loss indus­try. A new study now shows how drop­ping large amounts of weight…

 

Breaking Benjamin to Headline 2017 ShipRocked Festival Cruise

Miikka Skaffari/FilmMagicBreaking Ben­jamin will be break­ing waves in Jan­u­ary on next year’s ShipRocked. Ben­jamin Burn­ley and com­pany will be head­lin­ing the 2017 edi­tion of the rock fes­ti­val cruise, which takes place Jan­u­ary 16–20.
“We are super exited …