Remote Amazon Tribe May Have Healthiest Hearts on Earth
FRIDAY, March 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A primitive Amazonian
tribe appears to have the best heart health in the world, living a
simple existence that inadvertently provides them extraordinary
protection against heart disease, researchers report.
Eating for Two Often Doesn't Translate Into a Healthier Diet
FRIDAY, March 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Despite the
well-known wisdom of eating a healthy diet while pregnant, new
research shows that most American women don't.
'I Don't Know' May Be a Powerful Point of View
FRIDAY, March 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Think you know it
all? You may be headed down the road to narrow-mindedness and bad
decisions, new research suggests.
Serious Crash Often a Wake-Up Call for Teen Drivers
THURSDAY, March 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- No matter how often
teenagers are told to drive safely, some might not heed that advice
until they are involved in a crash, new research suggests.
U.S. Suicide Rates Rising Faster Outside Cities
THURSDAY, March 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Although the U.S.
suicide rate has been rising gradually since 2000, suicides in less
urban areas are outpacing those in more urban areas, according to a
new federal report.
'Optimal' Facelifts Do Make You Look Younger, Study Finds
THURSDAY, March 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The time, money and
pain spent on a facelift may be worth it, a small, new study
Savvy Marketing Gets Schoolkids to Eat Their Greens
THURSDAY, March 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- How can public
schools entice teens to use salad bars in the cafeteria? Promote
them, researchers say.
Opioid Painkillers and Xanax or Valium a Deadly Mix: Study
WEDNESDAY, March 15, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Mixing opioid
painkillers with common anxiety and sleep medications is a
prescription for a deadly overdose, a new U.S. study shows.
Poor Sleep in Preschool Years Could Mean Behavior Troubles Later
TUESDAY, March 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Preschoolers who get
too little sleep may be more likely to have trouble paying
attention, controlling their emotions and processing information
later in childhood, a new study suggests.
Blood Test Might Someday Distinguish Early Depression, Schizophrenia
TUESDAY, March 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- It's often difficult
for doctors to tell the difference between depression and
schizophrenia, especially early on.