Health Tip: Battling Bruxism
(HealthDay News) -- Bruxism, the clenching or grinding of teeth,
commonly occurs while you sleep. It can cause headaches, jaw pain
and tooth damage.
Health Tip: Track Your Child's Sleep
(HealthDay News) -- If your child struggles to fall asleep,
keeping a sleep diary can help figure out why.
Kidney Procedure Might Help Ease Tough-to-Treat High Blood Pressure
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- A new therapy may
help lower tough-to-treat high blood pressure in people with
chronic kidney disease, a new study finds.
Quitting Tips for Thursday's Great American Smokeout
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- In advance of
Thursday's Great American Smokeout, an expert offers some tips on
how to quit smoking.
People With Autism May Recognize Faces in Different Way: Study
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Neurons in the area
of the brain responsible for face recognition respond differently
in people with autism than in those without the disorder, a new,
small study finds.
Quitting Smoking May Help Seniors' Hearts Sooner Than Thought
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Seniors who quit
smoking cut their risk of death by heart disease much more quickly
than previously thought, particularly if they were
light-to-moderate smokers, a new study says.
Natural Delivery After a C-Section Often Successful: Study
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly two-thirds
of women who had a cesarean delivery for their first child were
successful when they attempted a natural birth for their second
baby, British researchers found.
Does Caffeine in Coffee Perk Up Heart Health?
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Coffee seems to
offer a mysterious benefit to heart health -- one that doctors have
been at pains to explain.
Health Highlights: Nov. 20, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: