Targeted Radiation Might Help Fight Advanced Breast Cancer: Study

MONDAY, March 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A minimally invasive treatment that delivers radiation directly to tumors may slow progression of breast cancer that has spread to the liver, a new study suggests.

Health Tip: Protect Against Salmonella

(HealthDay News) -- Nothing can ruin memory of a delicious meal faster than a case of food poisoning.

Health Tip: Switching to a 'Big Kid' Bed

(HealthDay News) -- It's a milestone in your child's young life when he or she transitions to a "big kid" bed.

For Women's Cancers, Where You're Treated Matters

MONDAY, March 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Where you're treated for ovarian or other gynecologic cancers makes a difference. Women with these conditions live more than a year longer on average if they're treated at hospitals that deal with a large number of these cancers, according to a new study.

Drunk-Driving Deaths Under-reported in U.S., Study Says

MONDAY, March 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Alcohol's role in U.S. traffic deaths is significantly under-reported, a new study shows.

When Moms Get Active, Kids Follow

MONDAY, March 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Want to keep your little kids active? A new study suggests that mothers may be the key: Preschool children with more active moms appear more likely to be active themselves.

Stress May Diminish a Woman's Fertility, Study Suggests

MONDAY, March 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Stress may increase a woman's risk of infertility, new research suggests.

Health Highlights: March 24, 2014

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:

Anti-Seizure Drug May Guard Against Some Cancers

MONDAY, March 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A drug used to treat seizures may reduce the risk of head and neck cancers, a new study suggests.