Health Tip: Practice Good Seat Belt Habits
(HealthDay News) -- Wearing a seat belt can save your life in
the event of a crash. Parents can help protect kids by making sure
they follow good seat belt habits.
Health Tip: Exercise to Help Ease Stress
(HealthDay News) -- One of the many great reasons to get regular
exercise is that it helps keep stress under control.
Does Your Preschool Child Have ADHD?
THURSDAY, Oct. 3 (HealthDay News) -- When preschoolers have
trouble staying still or paying attention, a combination of parent,
teacher and clinician observations helps most in predicting the
child's risk of having attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
(ADHD) at a later age, a new study indicates.
Usual 'Hot Flash' Therapies Don't Help Prostate Cancer Patients: Study
THURSDAY, Oct. 3 (HealthDay News) -- Treatments that ease hot
flashes in menopausal women are not effective against hot flashes
in men undergoing hormone therapy for prostate cancer, a new study
New Cholesterol-Lowering Drug Shows Early Promise
THURSDAY, Oct. 3 (HealthDay News) -- An experimental drug that
lowers LDL "bad" cholesterol by helping sweep it from the
bloodstream appears to be both safe and effective in its first
Persuasive Power of Eye Contact May Be a Myth, Study Suggests
THURSDAY, Oct. 3 (HealthDay News) -- A new study challenges the
common belief that making eye contact when trying to bring someone
around to your point of view can help your cause.
Poo in a Pill to Treat Gut Infection?
THURSDAY, Oct. 3 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers report they
have found a more palatable way to deliver a decidedly unappealing
treatment that can cure a potentially deadly intestinal
Health Highlights: Oct. 3, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: