Health Tip: Help Ease Separation Anxiety at Night

(HealthDay News) -- Some children have trouble falling asleep at night because they fear separation from their parents.

Health Tip: Uninflated Balloons Aren't Safe for Young Children

(HealthDay News) -- Balloons may appear to be a soothing toy for young children, but experts say uninflated balloons are the leading cause of child suffocation.

Even Football Heroes Can Be Laid Low by Depression

THURSDAY, Nov. 14 (HealthDay News) -- Will Heininger was a 295-pound defensive tackle for the University of Michigan at the end of his freshman year when he realized he had a big problem: He was severely depressed.

Tobacco Myths Continue Half-Century After Landmark U.S. Report

THURSDAY, Nov. 14 (HealthDay News) -- Dangerous myths about tobacco persist 50 years after the U.S. Surgeon General first warned Americans about the harm caused by smoking, experts say.

Taiwan Woman 1st Human Infected With New Strain of Bird Flu

THURSDAY, Nov. 14 (HealthDay News) -- The first confirmed case of a person infected with a new H6N1 bird flu virus subtype has been reported by scientists in Taiwan.

Women With Asthma May Take Longer to Get Pregnant: Study

THURSDAY, Nov. 14 (HealthDay News) -- Women with asthma seem to experience delays in getting pregnant, Danish researchers report.

Health Highlights: Nov. 14, 2013

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