Health Tip: Wash Hands for Food Safety
(HealthDay News) -- Washing hands before and after preparing
food is one of the most important ways to help prevent foodborne
Health Tip: Signs That You've Become Ill on a Trip
(HealthDay News) -- Few things can ruin a vacation faster than
getting sick. But knowing the warning signs can help you recognize
the problem and recover faster.
Eye 'Training' May Help Restore Some Vision Lost to Glaucoma
TUESDAY, April 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new computerized
eye-training program could upend the long-held belief that
glaucoma-related vision loss is irreversible, a small study
Majority of Americans Support Obamacare Birth Control Provision: Survey
TUESDAY, April 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly 70 percent of
Americans support the new health care law's mandated coverage of
birth control, a nationwide study finds.
Could Cow Fertilizer Help Spread Antibiotic Resistance?
TUESDAY, April 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Manure from dairy
cows contains a surprisingly high number of antibiotic resistance
genes from the animals' gut bacteria, a new study shows.
Mental Illness Not a Driving Force Behind Crime: Study
TUESDAY, April 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Less than 10 percent
of crimes committed by mentally ill people are directly linked to
the symptoms of their disorders, a new study shows.
Fear Won't Boost Exam Scores: Study
TUESDAY, April 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Students can't be
scared into doing well on final exams, a new study shows.
Health Highlights: April 22, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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