Cheap Natural Compound May Help Smokers Quit
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The naturally occurring plant compound cytisine may be more effective than nicotine replacement therapy in helping smokers quit, a new study suggests.
New System Targets Germs in Donated Blood Plasma
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new system designed to eliminate germs in donated blood plasma and reduce the risk of transmitting a plasma-borne infection has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
'Low-GI' Diet May Not Benefit Blood Sugar
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Diets low in
"glycemic index" are touted as a way to help prevent diabetes and
heart disease. But a new study suggests that as long as people are
eating healthily, they don't need to obsess over glycemic