Health Tip: When Baby's Cries Signal Trouble
(HealthDay News) -- Babies cry as a way to communicate. And
sometimes this indicates a serious problem.
Health Tip: Survival Tips for New Moms
(HealthDay News) -- A new baby brings plenty of joy, but also
exhaustion and plenty of adjustments.
2-Mile Daily Walk Might Help Fight COPD
WEDNESDAY, March 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Taking daily walks
of at least two miles can reduce hospitalizations from severe
episodes of a life-threatening breathing disorder, new research
Kids Lacking At-Home Enrichment Gain Most From Head Start: Study
THURSDAY, March 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Head Start, the U.S.
government-funded preschool program, provides the greatest benefits
to children whose parents give them little help with learning early
in life, new research shows.
Study Adds to Evidence That HPV Vaccine Helps Guard Against Cervical Cancer
TUESDAY, March 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study offers
more evidence that the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is a
powerful weapon in the fight against cervical cancer.
Despite Media Companies' Claims, Your Baby Can't Learn to Read: Study
THURSDAY, March 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Read to your baby,
sing and play games. But don't waste money on programs that claim
to teach infants to read, a new study suggests.
NIH Launches 'Nerve Stimulation' Trial to Ease Tinnitus
THURSDAY, March 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Volunteers are being
recruited for a clinical trial to test a new method to treat
ringing in the ears, the troubling condition known as tinnitus.
Hospital Policy Spurs New Moms to Get Whooping Cough Shot
THURSDAY, March 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New mothers are much
more likely to get a whooping cough shot if hospitals make it a
standing order, a new study finds.
Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study
THURSDAY, March 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Obese teens who get
too little sleep are at increased risk for heart disease and
diabetes, a small study suggests.
Health Highlights: March 6, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: