Health Tip: Help Manage IBS With Diet
(HealthDay News) -- Irritable bowel syndrome is a collection of
symptoms that can be aggravated by the foods you eat and how much
Health Tip: Make Time for Breakfast
(HealthDay News) -- It's easy to rush out the door and skip
breakfast, but many experts think breakfast is the most important
meal of the day.
Spanking May Be More Common Than Parents Admit
TUESDAY, April 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Ask any busy parent
of preschool children: Early evening can be a stressful time. Now a
small new study that audiotaped families soon after they returned
home from work and day care suggests that spanking is surprisingly
By 9 Months, Baby's Visual Learning Kicks In: Study
WEDNESDAY, April 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- By the time
they're 9 months old, babies can use pictures to learn about an
object and later recognize the real thing, researchers say.
Traumatic Brain Injury Common Among Homeless Men
WEDNESDAY, April 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Brain injuries are
common among homeless men and most of those injuries occur before
they lose their homes, a small study found.
Poor Fitness in Middle Age Tied to Early Death Risk in Study
WEDNESDAY, April 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Middle-aged people
who do poorly on simple tests of physical ability may be at
increased risk of early death, according to a new study.
High-Fiber Diet May Aid Heart Attack Survivors
TUESDAY, April 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Heart attack
survivors who get the recommended amount of fiber in their diets
may live longer, a new study suggests.
Violent Older Siblings Set Bad Example
WEDNESDAY, April 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- When older
siblings commit violent crimes, their younger siblings are more
likely to do the same, a new study suggests.
Even Routine Housework May Help Stave Off Disability
WEDNESDAY, April 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Daily physical
activity as light as pushing a shopping cart, vacuuming the house
or strolling through a museum can dramatically reduce a person's
risk of disability, a new study reports.
Health Highlights: April 30, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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