Johns Hopkins

Dry Eyes Affect Reading

In Your Health Minute, Chronic dry eye occurs when the eye fails to produce enough natural tears to stay properly lubricated. A new Johns…

Most of Us Stay up Later on Weekend Nights

    In Your Health Minute, A new Johns Hopkins study finds most Americans go to bed much later on weekend nights than during the week. Delayed bedtimes were…

Harvesting Organs from Overdose Deaths

  In Your Health Minute, organs donated from overdose deaths could help reduce the national organ shortage. A new Johns Hopkins study tracked nearly a half million transplant surgeries…

Childhood Mortality Rates High in US

  The US lags behind other wealthy nations when it comes to childhood survival rates. Researchers at Johns Hopkins hospital looked at 50 years of data from 20…

Former Smokers Encouraged to Eat Well

  In Your Health Minute, Former smokers may benefit by adding tomatoes and apples to their diets. Johns Hopkins researchers found the natural decline in lung function…

People who Lose Weight Save More Money

    In Your Health News, weight loss can lead to significant cost savings at any age. A new study from Johns Hopkins calculated yearly medical costs and…

Exercise Helps but not a Cure for Dementia

The benefits of exercise are well known. It improves heart health, bone health and helps people lose that extra weight. And even though it can also help people think more…