Turning to an Ancient Art to Help Ease PTSD in Veterans
THURSDAY, Dec. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The age-old practice
of Tai Chi shows promise in treating post-traumatic stress disorder
(PTSD) in veterans, new research shows.
As Traffic Piles Up, So Does Air Pollution
MONDAY, Sept. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Stuck in traffic?
Shut your car windows and turn your ventilation system to
re-circulate air, researchers advise.
Calcium Supplements Might Raise Older Women's Dementia Risk
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Taking calcium
supplements with the hope of keeping osteoporosis at bay may raise
an older woman's risk of dementia, a new study suggests.
Does 'Cupping' = Success for Olympic Athletes?
MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Eyebrows raised in Rio over the weekend when Olympic athletes like swimmer Michael Phelps started showing up with circular purple bruises on different parts of their bodies.
Acupuncture May Slow Pre-Dementia Memory Loss: Study
THURSDAY, Aug. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Acupuncture may
benefit people who have memory loss, but don't yet have dementia,
suggests a review by Chinese researchers of five earlier
Vitamin D Levels May Fall When Women Stop Taking Birth Control
THURSDAY, Aug. 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D levels may drop after women stop using birth control pills or other contraceptives with estrogen, researchers report.
Health Tip: Meditating at Bedtime
(HealthDay News) -- A busy mind can keep you from a good night's
sleep. And a relaxing meditation ritual may be just what you need
to wind down.
New Guidelines Issued for Cancer Patients' Post-Treatment Pain
FRIDAY, July 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- More people are
surviving cancer, but many are left with persistent pain after
treatment. New guidelines from the American Society of Clinical
Oncology (ASCO) recommend that doctors routinely screen for such