Health Tip: Shop Smart at Farmers Markets
(HealthDay News) -- A farmers market can help you load up on
fresh, locally grown produce that's good for your health and
Health Tip: Dealing With Baby's Gas
(HealthDay News) -- A gassy baby is a grumpy baby, but there are
things parents can do to help alleviate the problem.
Smoking More Likely Among Teens Whose Parents Light Up
MONDAY, May 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Teen children of heavy
smokers are more likely to try cigarettes and to become heavy
smokers themselves, a new study suggests.
Drug Therapy May Lower Odds That Kids With ADHD Will Smoke
MONDAY, May 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Children taking
medications to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
(ADHD) -- such as Adderall, Ritalin and Vyvanse -- are less likely
to smoke, according to a new analysis.
Mild Electrical Zaps to Brain Induce 'Lucid Dreaming' in Study
SUNDAY, May 11, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A mild electrical jolt
to the brain triggered lucid dreaming in young people, allowing
them to become aware that they were dreaming and even gain some
control over the plot of their dream.
Kids' Concussion Symptoms Can Linger Long After Injury: Study
MONDAY, May 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Kids who suffer a
concussion can have lingering effects long after the physical
symptoms fade away, U.S. researchers report.
U.S. Cervical Cancer Rates Higher Than Thought
MONDAY, May 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study finds that
cervical cancer rates in the United States are much higher than
previously reported, especially among women in their 60s and black
Car Crash Risk May Go Up During Pregnancy
MONDAY, May 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A woman's risk of
having a serious car accident may increase in her second trimester
of pregnancy, a large new Canadian study suggests.
Health Highlights: May 12, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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