Medical News from WebMD

Brain Evolution May Play Role in Mental Illnesses

August 9, 2018, 11:15 am by WebMD

Illnesses such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder may be the result of changes in the human brain that took place during evolution, new research suggests.

Featured Medical Stories

Newest Fitbits

Have you seen the NEW FITBIT??

Fitbit is now a health tracker and fasion statement. See all the new beautiful models here >> See the HOTTEST new Fitbits!

See the HOT Fitbit Blaze Now Compare All Fitbit Products Google Fitbit
Sense Sleep Tracker

Awaken Your Sleeping Beauty With This Sleep Tracker

Sleep is the new hot topic and from what science tells us, it is the holy grail of health. If you can track it, you can optimize it. If you can optimize it, you can benefit from it. This hot new sleep tracker by Hello is the perfect sleep tracker for the perfect price. There is beauty in health, and it needs to be awakened. But before that, let's get the best sleep of our lives. Learn more here: Sense Sleep Tracker on Amazon

Sleep Tracker on Amazon Sleep Tracker Reviews Google Sleep Trackers

More medical news from WebMD

Study: Fluoride Crucial To Prevent Cavities
WebMD : August 15, 2018, 11:24 am
Even if you brush your teeth regularly, fluoride is what helps you avoid cavities, a new study reports.

Abnormal Heat Forecast Worldwide Through 2022
WebMD : August 15, 2018, 11:15 am
While global warming appeared to have eased early in the 21st century, a new forecasting method points to the likelihood of abnormally high average air temperatures worldwide.

Women Exposed Early to Smoke May Face More RA Risk
WebMD : August 15, 2018, 7:15 am
Childhood exposure to secondhand smoke might raise women’s risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, new research finds.

Amputation Not Best Option for Circulation Woes?
WebMD : August 15, 2018, 7:15 am
Critical limb ischemia is the most severe form of peripheral artery disease (PAD) and can lead to ulcers, gangrene and amputation, the researchers said.

What Predicts a Woman's Odds of Living To 90?
WebMD : August 15, 2018, 7:15 am
A long-term study of about 22,000 postmenopausal women in the United States found that those whose mothers had lived to age 90 were 25 percent more likely to reach that milestone without suffering serious health issues. The chances are even higher if both parents reached 90.