Health24.com | Zika may persist for months in newborns
A baby boy born in January to a woman in Sao Paulo, Brazil, continued to show signs of Zika virus in his blood, urine and saliva two months after his birth.
Health24.com | Adult-onset asthma linked to heart and stroke risk
A study found that people with late-onset asthma were 57 percent more likely than those with early-onset asthma and those without asthma to suffer heart attack, stroke, heart failure, angina and heart-related death.
Health24.com | Stress may have greater effect on younger women's hearts
In stressful situations women aged 50 or younger were nearly four times more likely than men of the same age or older women to have reduced blood flow to the heart, a study found.
Health24.com | Is mental illness linked to childhood head injuries?
Head injuries during childhood are linked to a higher risk of mental illness, difficulty at school and premature death, a new study reveals.
Health24.com | Kids may not be faking ailments to skip school
There are many factors that can cause headaches in school kids, and if they complain about a headache, they probably aren't faking.