This year’s Wired Health conference gave a sneak peak into the world of health tech. Growing new ideas on firm foundations seems to be this year’s theme. Source: New feed

Muscle knots are small, bump-like areas of muscle that can be painful to the touch. The medical term for muscle knots is myofascial trigger points. Source: New feed

From analyzing the postmortem brain tissue of adults with major depression, researchers have pinpointed sex-specific changes in gene expression. Source: New feed

Do you enjoy tea for its flavor or the soothing feeling brought by holding a steaming cup? In this Spotlight, we tell you which brews are best for heath. Source: New feed

Study using mice and cells finds that chondroitin-4-sulfate, a widely used dietary supplement for osteoarthritis, drives cell growth in a type of melanoma. Source: New feed

Shingles usually causes a painful, blistering rash. It can also cause internal symptoms, appear without a rash, and may spread to internal organs. Source: New feed

Several innovations were presented at this year’s Wired Health conference, but women’s health — and the tech that supports it — stepped into the spotlight. Source: New feed

Whether you’ve lost your job or just found out that a loved one has passed away, bad news of any kind can cause distress. Here are some ways to cope. Source: New feed

A new study suggests that targeting the RET signaling pathway with metformin might offer a new way to stop the growth and spread of pancreatic cancer. Source: New feed

A lump under the chin may be hard or soft, and tender or painless. This is not always a cause for concern. Learn about causes and when to see a doctor. Source: New feed

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