Cow's Milk Allergy in Childhood May Lead to Weaker Bones: Study

WEDNESDAY, April 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children who are allergic to cow's milk may have weaker bones than kids with other food allergies, a small study suggests.

Getting Active After Knee Replacement Might Raise Hip Fracture Risk

SATURDAY, April 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- There could be a downside to knee replacement: As people get more active, their odds for hip and spinal fractures rise, a new study suggests.

Could ADHD Drugs Lower Kids' Bone Density?

FRIDAY, April 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Commonly prescribed drugs to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may affect bone density, a new study says.

Cold Weather Can Spike Football Injuries, Study Finds

THURSDAY, March 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- NFL players are more likely to suffer concussions and ankle injuries during games played on colder days, a new study finds.

Mediterranean Diet May Help Lower Hip Fracture Risk in Older Women

MONDAY, March 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Eating a Mediterranean diet may at least slightly lower an older woman's risk for hip fracture, a new study suggests.

Injuries More Common in Teens Who Focus on Single Sport

SATURDAY, March 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- High school athletes who focus on a single sport may be at increased risk for knee and hip injuries, a new study suggests.

Birth Control Pills Linked to Fewer Severe Knee Injuries in Teen Girls

WEDNESDAY, March 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Teen girls who take birth control pills may be less likely to seriously injure their knees than those who don't take the pill, a new study suggests.

Health Tip: Can You Tell if a Toe Is Broken?

(HealthDay News) -- If your toe is broken, you may not be able to tell unless you know the warning signs. You may still be able to walk on a broken toe.

Football's Concussion-Prevention Efforts May Be Spurring More Leg Injuries

MONDAY, March 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Concussion-prevention rules for college football players may have led to an unintended consequence -- an increase in knee, thigh and ankle injuries among players, new research suggests.

ADHD Meds Tied to Lower Bone Density in Kids

THURSDAY, March 3, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children on medications for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may have lower bone density than their peers, a new U.S. study suggests.