Health Tip: Eating for Healthier Teeth
(HealthDay News) -- Most parents know the importance of brushing
and flossing, but what you eat also is crucial to maintaining good
Health Tip: Using a Food Thermometer
(HealthDay News) -- Using a food thermometer can help ensure
that food is cooked properly, reducing your risk of a food-borne
1 in 8 Americans Diagnosed With Type 2 Diabetes: Poll
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20 (HealthDay News) -- A staggering one in eight
Americans has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, a new
Harris Interactive/HealthDaypoll suggests.
Smog May Boost Death Risk for Heart Attack Survivors
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20 (HealthDay News) Exposure to smog is linked
to higher death risk among people admitted to the hospital for a
heart attack, a new study suggests.
Many Younger Parents Weigh Online Doctor Reviews: Poll
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20 (HealthDay News) -- Most parents still rely
on word-of-mouth recommendations when choosing their child's
doctor, according to the latest University of Michigan Mott
Children's Hospital national poll on children's health. But online
ratings are becoming a bigger part of the decision-making process,
the survey found.
Health Highlights: Feb. 20, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: