RadioMD: Health News

RadioMD Health News

November 24, 20161 min
RadioMD News... I'm John Byrd.Preliminary research suggests stem cells may give stroke patients a new shot at recovery long after their stroke occurred. After injecting stem cells directly into the brains of chronic stroke patients, stunning improvements were seen, some as quickly as days later.Having a larger waistline may increase the chances a man will get aggressive prostate cancer, finds a new study. Researchers say this may be tied to cancer-causing hormones in fat cells. The greatest risk was seen with men with a waistline bigger than 37 inches.And... alone for the Holidays? It may be bad for your health, finds a new study. Loneliness may trigger cellular changes that might lower your ability to fight viral infections. Chronically lonely people, especially senior citizens were particularly affected. So this holiday season, make sure you try to spend it with friends and loved ones... and if you know a lonely person, invite them to be part of your celebration.For RadioMD News, this is John Byrd. Hear heal

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