Health Tip: Is a Stomachache Serious?
(HealthDay News) -- When your child complains of a stomachache,
it's usually nothing to worry about. But sometimes stomach pain can
signal a more serious problem.
Health Tip: Consider Air Bag Safety for Children
(HealthDay News) -- While air bags can be save a person's life
in the event of a car accident, when deployed they can be dangerous
Study Supports Durability of Parkinson's Treatment
THURSDAY, June 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Therapeutic,
transplanted brain cells producing the brain chemical dopamine
remain viable in Parkinson's disease patients for many years, a new
Study Disputes Notion That Breakfast Is Key to Weight Control
THURSDAY, June 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New research refutes
the common belief that skipping breakfast could contribute to
Short 'Birth Spacing' Linked to Preterm Delivery
THURSDAY, June 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Women who wait less
than 18 months after having a child to get pregnant again are more
likely to have a shorter pregnancy and a preterm birth, according
to a new U.S. study.
Broken Bones, Concussions Most Common Injuries in Youth Hockey
THURSDAY, June 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Broken bones and
concussions are the most common injuries that children who play ice
hockey suffer, a new study reveals.
Could the 'Ulcer Bug' Guard Against Obesity?
THURSDAY, June 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Countries with low
rates of the ulcer-causing bacterium
H. pyloritend to have high rates of obesity, a finding that
researchers say they see as more than a chance correlation.
Weight Gain From Antidepressants Is Minimal, Study Suggests
THURSDAY, June 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- While it has long
been known that some antidepressants can help spur weight gain, a
new study finds that the actual amount gained is usually small.
Pot Use Might Be Linked to Abnormal Sperm
THURSDAY, June 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Marijuana use might
affect the size and shape of a young man's sperm, possibly
impairing his fertility, a new study claims.
Kids' Obesity Risk Rises With Parents' Divorce: Study
WEDNESDAY, June 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Kids face many
challenges when their parents divorce, and their struggles often
include excessive weight gain, new research suggests.
Health Highlights: June 5, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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