Skinny in 20s, Earlier Menopause Later?

THURSDAY, Oct. 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Young women who are underweight may have an increased risk of early menopause, potentially jeopardizing their health, a large new study suggests. The study found that those who were underweight in younger adulthood were 30 percent more likely to go through early menopause, compared to normal-weight women. Early…

Doctor, Please Put Down That Computer

THURSDAY, Oct. 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Most patients aren’t thrilled about their doctor using a computer during office visits, University of Texas researchers report. As electronic medical records become more common, it’s not unusual for doctors to enter data into a computer as they talk with their patients. But after viewing videos of patients…