Health Tip: Practicing Tai Chi
(HealthDay News) -- Tai chi is ancient Chinese martial art that
involves slow movement and coordinated breathing.
Health Tip: Cooking With Beans
(HealthDay News) -- Beans are a high-fiber source of protein
that contain little fat and cholesterol.
Many Would Give Private Info to Health Insurers to Save Money
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Many Americans say they'd
submit to insurance company medical tests and lifestyle monitoring
in exchange for lower-cost premiums, a new
Harris Interactive/HealthDaypoll finds.
Hormone Therapy May Work Only for Women With Hot Flashes
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Hormone therapy helps
with menopause-related symptoms such as sleep and memory problems
only if a woman also has hot flashes, according to new
Study Ties Weight-Loss Surgery to Higher Risk of Preemie Birth
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Babies born to women
who've had weight-loss surgery are more likely to be premature and
to have low birth weights, a new study found.
Magnetic Brain Stimulation Shows Promise Against Eating Disorders
TUESDAY, Nov. 12 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests that
some patients with anorexia or bulimia who receive targeted,
noninvasive magnetic brain stimulation may experience relief from
their binge eating and purging behaviors.
U.S. Adults With Autism May Face Housing Crisis
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Adults with autism face a
shortage of housing and support services in the United States,
according to a new survey.
Time of Month May Affect Women's Concussion Recovery
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Women who suffer a
concussion may heal more slowly if the injury occurs in the two
weeks leading up to their menstrual period, a small new study
New Guidelines May Widen Use of Statins
TUESDAY, Nov. 12 (HealthDay News) -- New guidelines introduced
Tuesday by the nation's leading heart experts could greatly expand
the number of Americans taking cholesterol-lowering statins.