Health Tip: Get Fit During Your Commute
(HealthDay News) -- Sitting in the car may not be the only way
to get to work.
Health Tip: In Chronic Pain?
(HealthDay News) -- If you have frequent pain, taking control of
your condition and living a healthier lifestyle can help you
Jaw Pain Disorder Tied to Anxiety, Depression
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 23 (HealthDay News) -- There's a link between
depression and anxiety symptoms and temporomandibular joint (TMJ)
disorder pain, a condition that affects the jaw, according to a new
Study Links Epilepsy Drug in Pregnancy to Lower IQ
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 23 (HealthDay News) -- Children of mothers who
take the antiepileptic drug valproate during pregnancy have lower
IQ scores at age 6, a new study says.
Blood Test Might Help Guide Pancreatic Cancer Treatment
TUESDAY, Jan. 22 (HealthDay News) -- A simple blood test might
help predict a pancreatic cancer patient's chances of benefiting
from chemotherapy, a small study suggests.
Too Much Sitting May Lower Odds of Surviving Colon Cancer
TUESDAY, Jan. 22 (HealthDay News) -- People diagnosed with
colorectal cancer who spend a lot of their leisure time sitting
have a higher risk of dying, according to researchers at the
American Cancer Society.
Condoms Don't Diminish Sexual Pleasure, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 23 (HealthDay News) -- Try it, you'll like it --
probably more than you think.
Oxygen Therapy Spurs Recovery in Some Stroke Patients
TUESDAY, Jan. 22 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers in Israel
report that they harnessed the same type of therapy that helps
scuba divers recover from the bends to spur recovery in stroke
U.S. Vets With Gulf War Syndrome Need Individualized Treatment: Report
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 23 (HealthDay News) -- A one-size-fits-all
approach to treating U.S. veterans with Gulf War Syndrome does not
work, and therapy needs to be tailored to meet each patient's
needs, according to a new Institute of Medicine report released
Health Highlights: Jan. 23, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
'Nightcaps' Don't Help You Sleep Better After All
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 23 (HealthDay News) -- Alcohol may help you get
to sleep faster and sleep better at first, but it disrupts your
sleep later in the night, according to British researchers who
reviewed all known scientific studies on alcohol's impact on