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Medical News Today

  • Medical News Today: What causes yellow stool?
    on September 21, 2018 at 9:00 pm

    A range of situations and conditions can cause yellow stool. In most cases, yellow stool is due to what a person eats. It may also have an underlying medical cause, such as problems with the pancreas, liver, or gallbladder. Learn more in this article. […]

  • Medical News Today: What to know about the anti-smooth muscle antibody test
    on September 21, 2018 at 8:00 pm

    When a person has a liver condition, their body produces high levels of anti-smooth muscle antibodies (ASMA). Doctors check for these antibodies using the ASMA blood test. Learn more here. […]

  • Medical News Today: The 10 best probiotics for vegans
    on September 21, 2018 at 7:00 pm

    While yogurt is a popular probiotic food, it is not suitable for vegans. However, many other plant-based foods contain probiotics, including miso, tempeh, kombucha, sauerkraut, and kimchi. In this article, learn about these and other vegan probiotic foods, including the health benefits they may offer people. […]

  • Medical News Today: How to identify a chlorine rash
    on September 21, 2018 at 6:00 pm

    Some people develop a rash after swimming in chlorinated pools or soaking in hot tubs. Chlorine rash is simple to treat, but can be confused with other rashes, such as swimmer's itch and heat rash. Learn more here. […]

The Mayo Clinic

  • Science Saturday: Shuttling through extracellular space
    on September 15, 2018 at 12:00 am

    Complex medical issues like transplants, kidney disease, and cancer may be helped by knowing more about how cells communicate. When scientists are lucky, what comes into focus under the microscope also clarifies a new horizon in medicine. One such adventure started with platelet dust. In 1967, the author of an article in the?British Journal of [... […]

  • Mayo Clinic Q and A: What are dietary lectins and should you avoid eating them?
    on September 14, 2018 at 12:00 am

    DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I keep reading about weight loss and other health benefits from a diet where people eliminate lectins. Is there any truth to the claim that a lectin-free diet can cure autoimmune diseases and other health problems? ANSWER: No scientific evidence exists to show that eliminating dietary lectins will cure any medical disorders [... […]

  • Making Mayo's Recipes: Fried rice with mushrooms
    on September 13, 2018 at 12:00 am

    This fried rice is as flavorful as your favorite takeout version and it's packed with brown rice and veggies. Each Thursday, one of the more than 100 video recipes from the?Mayo Clinic Healthy Living Program?is?featured on the Mayo Clinic News Network ? just in time for you to try over the weekend. You also can [... […]