11 Ways to Stay Safe When Doing Risky Tree Work
SATURDAY, Oct. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Trimming branches or
removing dead trees is risky business if proper safety precautions
are ignored, a U.S. agency warns.
Exercise Typically Healthy During Pregnancy, Olympic Panel Says
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Strenuous exercise
during pregnancy doesn't appear to increase the risk of most
pregnancy complications for mom or baby, a new report from the
International Olympic Committee (IOC) says.
Even Incomplete Steroid Treatment Helps Preemies: Study
MONDAY, Oct. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Even partial steroid
treatment before birth can improve survival odds for extremely
premature infants and reduce their risk of certain birth defects, a
new study suggests.
Back Surgery Doesn't Knock All NFL Players Out of the Game: Study
SUNDAY, Oct. 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Most professional
football players who have surgery for an injured disc in the upper
spine return to play and perform at a high level, a new study
Play to Win When It Comes to Kids and Sports Pain
SATURDAY, Sept. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Pain can be a
problem for young athletes, so it's important for parents to know
how to deal with it, a pain specialist says.
First Days of Preseason Practice Pose Big Heat Risks for College Football Players
FRIDAY, Aug. 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- As college football
players trade in their beach towels for helmets and padding, new
research shows their risk of developing sports-related heat illness
Even a Little Exercise May Help Stave Off Dementia
FRIDAY, Aug. 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Couch potatoes have a
higher risk of developing dementia in old age, a new study
Health Tip: Help Kids Get Enough Exercise
(HealthDay News) -- You know kids need to move and play, but are
you sure yours are getting enough exercise?
Health Tip: Explaining Circuit Training
(HealthDay News) -- Circuit training offers a fast-paced
exercise regimen that moves quickly between different stations
designed to work different areas of your body.
Young Football Players Tackle Greatest Concussion Risk at Practice
TUESDAY, Aug. 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children under the
age of 14 who play football are at risk of concussions, and a small
study suggests that high-magnitude head impacts are more likely to
occur in practices than in games in this age group.