Thousands of Dangerous Erection Cases Seen in ERs Each Year, Study Finds
FRIDAY, Nov. 29 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests that
thousands of men seek care in U.S. emergency rooms each year for
the painful condition known as priapism -- an erection that lasts
too long and threatens to permanently harm the penis.
Health Tip: Practice Safe Snowboarding
(HealthDay News) -- Snowboarding, like any snow sport, can be
dangerous if you fail to take a few precautions.
Distracted-Driving Deaths of Pedestrians, Cyclists Up in U.S., Study Finds
FRIDAY, Nov. 29, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- American pedestrians
and bicyclists are being killed by distracted drivers in increasing
numbers, a new study finds.
Health Tip: When Antibiotics Aren'tthe Answer
(HealthDay News) -- An antibiotic isn't appropriate for treating
all infections, unless the illness is caused by bacteria.
Heavy Drinking Can Dry Up a Marriage If One Spouse Abstains
FRIDAY, Nov. 29, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Heavy drinking by one
partner in a marriage increases the risk of divorce, but that's not
the case if both spouses are heavy drinkers, a new study finds.