Health News of the Day

Health News of the Day is a daily summary made from the selected links I post on Twitter. It is in a bullet points format with links to the original sources which include 350 RSS feeds that produce about 2,500 items per day:

Male-oriented fitness supplements are not hard to find, but they are hard to figure out - NYT

Sylvester Stallone issues X-ray of neck fractured during shooting fight scenes

Caregivers who said tending to their ailing spouse caused "a lot of strain" were 23% more likely to have a stroke

"Cough Trick" May Reduce Pain of Routine Pediatric Immunizations - Medscape 

Management of Cocaine-Associated Chest Pain and Myocardial Infarction

Your Pet May Predict Your Personality: cat people may be more creative and dog people more outgoing. Self-identified "dog people" were 15% more extroverted, 13% more agreeable, and 11% more conscientious than cat people

"Needle in Haystack" Biomarker Elafin is likely to change the way we treat graft-vs-host-disease of the skin

Radiation exposure and circulatory disease risk: Doses above 0.5 Gy associated with a risk of stroke and heart disease

Patients have the right to receive their medical records.
Some CNN advice to patients: "You have to be a jerk. Get angry. File a complaint."

Medical news tweets are not research articles - they are 140-character messages - please always go to the original source, links, etc. Tweets and links do not represent endorsement, approval or support. Image source:, public domain.

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