Health Tip: Run Safely
(HealthDay News) -- Even running or jogging can lead to injury
unless you take the time to prepare.
Health Tip: Preparing for Potty Training
(HealthDay News) -- Preparing for the challenges of potty
training can make achieving the milestone easier.
Popular Kids May Be Targets for Bullying: Study
TUESDAY, April 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Becoming more popular
might have a downside for teens -- it may increase their risk of
being bullied, researchers say.
Fruits and Veggies May Reduce Death Risk, Study Suggests
TUESDAY, April 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A diet filled with
fresh produce is good for your health, and now a large study
suggests that eating plenty of fruits and vegetables may
substantially cut your risk of death.
Computer Program Spots 21 Distinct Facial Expressions
TUESDAY, April 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new computer model
that can recognize 21 distinct facial expressions more than triples
the previous number of documented expressions for different
emotions, researchers report.
Too Much Running Tied to Shorter Lifespan, Studies Find
TUESDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) -- Running regularly has long
been linked to a host of health benefits, including weight control,
stress reduction, better blood pressure and cholesterol.
Parental Messages That Stress No Alcohol Do Get Through, Survey Finds
TUESDAY, April 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Making it clear to
your teen that underage drinking is unacceptable is a highly
effective way to reduce the risk that he or she will use alcohol, a
new survey shows.
Scientists Make Gene Discovery in Lou Gehrig's Disease
TUESDAY, April 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new gene mutation
associated with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- also known as ALS
or Lou Gehrig's disease -- has been identified in a study led by
the U.S National Institute on Aging (NIA).
Consumers Flocked to HealthCare.gov on Last Day of Insurance Enrollment
TUESDAY, April 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An 11-hour wave of
consumers descended on the federal HealthCare.gov website Monday,
in search of health insurance as the first enrollment period for
coverage under the Affordable Care Act drew to a close.
Health Highlights: April 1, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: