Health Tip: Stay Fit When Traveling
(HealthDay News) -- Traveling can make sticking to your usual
exercise routine a challenge, but there are plenty of ways to get
in exercise while you're on the road.
Health Tip: Broil Fish for a Healthy Dinner
(HealthDay News) -- Broiling is a healthy way to cook fish that
also provides great flavor. If you haven't broiled before, a few
basic tips can help you broil your fish to perfection.
Gene Therapy Helped Mice Withstand Arthritis: Study
THURSDAY, March 14 (HealthDay News) -- In a very early sign of
medical progress on the osteoarthritis front, scientists report
they've used injections of modified genes to reduce the risk that
mice will develop the painful, debilitating condition.
Homegrown Strain of Dengue Fever Virus Pinpointed in Florida
THURSDAY, March 14 (HealthDay News) -- Some people who fell prey
to a 2009-2010 outbreak of dengue fever in Florida carried a
particular viral strain that they did
notbring into the country from a recent trip abroad,
according to a fresh genetic analysis conducted by the U.S. Centers
for Disease Control and Prevention.
Health Highlights: March 14, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
CDC: 1 in 50 Poor, Straight Urban Americans Infected With HIV
THURSDAY, March 14 (HealthDay News) -- About one in every 50
heterosexual Americans living in poorer urban neighborhoods is
infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, the U.S. Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday.
FDA Wants to Relax Approval Process for Alzheimer's Drugs
THURSDAY, March 14 (HealthDay News) -- In an effort to quickly
develop drugs that could prevent or slow Alzheimer's, the U.S. Food
and Drug Administration said it plans to relax the approval process
for experimental medications for the memory-robbing disease.