Health Tip: Washing Baby's Clothes
(HealthDay News) -- Proper care of baby's clothes can help
prevent skin irritation and keep baby's skin clear and soft.
Health Tip: Understanding Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
(HealthDay News) -- Chronic fatigue syndrome is a complex
disorder that involves extreme tiredness that doesn't go away after
rest or sleep. The cause hasn't been identified.
Docs Should Check Personalities of Younger Patients: Study
MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests
that personality assessments of young adult patients might help
doctors do a better job of treating them as they age.
Women Face Delays in Heart Attack Care Compared to Men: Study
MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Among young and
middle-aged adults, men tend to receive faster hospital care than
women for heart attacks and chest pains, a new study finds.
Colon Cancer Cases Decline for Older Americans
MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Americans appear to
be winning the war on colon cancer, with a new study finding that
colon cancer rates among Americans aged 50 and older fell by about
a third from 2000 to 2010.
Flu Can Infect Many Without Causing Symptoms: Study
SUNDAY, March 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Think you know who
has the flu? Think again: a new study finds that three-quarters of
people infected with seasonal flu and swine flu in recent years
showed no symptoms.
Teens Often Copycat Others Who Drink and Drive: Study
MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Want to make sure
your teen doesn't drive while intoxicated? You might want to start
by making sure he or she doesn't go riding with peers who have been
drinking or using drugs.
TV Time, Feeding Habits Set Babies Up for Obesity: Study
MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many parents feed
their babies in ways suspected of boosting the risk of obesity
later in life, a new study finds.
ADHD Drugs Linked to Later Weight Gain in Kids
MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Children diagnosed
with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) tend to gain
more weight than their peers as they enter their teen years, a new
Health Highlights: March 17, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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