Watch Out for Sleepy Drivers This Thanksgiving Holiday
TUESDAY, NOV. 26, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Thanksgiving is a
time of travel, but one expert warns that sleep deprivation and
darkness can cause drivers to become sleepy even though they
believe they're alert.
Health Tip: Limiting Kids' TV Time
(HealthDay News) -- If you decide your children are spending too
much time in front of the television, the University of Michigan
Health System offers this advice for limiting kids' TV time:
Health Tip: Soothing Baby's Eczema
(HealthDay News) -- Eczema can cause red, itchy, dry patches on
baby's skin, particularly in the folds of the legs and arms.
Brain Connections Strengthen As Kids Sleep, Study Suggests
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- As young children
sleep, the connections between the right and left sides of their
brains strengthen, according to a small new study.
Preemies Show Subtle Differences in Brain Development
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Premature infants
with no obvious problems in the structure of their brains may still
have subtle chemical differences compared with full-term babies, a
new study finds.
Nasal Allergies, Hay Fever Tied to More Migraines in Study
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Allergies and hay
fever may increase the number and severity of migraine headaches,
according to a new study.
Want to Stay Young? Start Moving
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- A new study finds
that exercise among older adults helps ward off depression,
dementia and other health problems, such as heart disease, cancer
New Clues to How Long-Term Drug Therapy Keeps HIV at Bay
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests
that the replication of HIV may slow or stop altogether in patients
who are on long-term treatment, although remnants can still lurk in
As More Meningitis Cases Hit Colleges, Experts Urge Awareness
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- A potentially deadly
form of meningitis has now been reported at three U.S. colleges,
and experts say that while it's not time to panic, students need to
be aware of the possible symptoms and seek treatment for them right
Health Highlights: Nov. 26, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Regrets About Sex May Depend on Your Gender
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- If remorse over sex
strikes a man or a women, he'll likely regret a lost opportunity
while she'll fret over a one-night stand, a new study shows.