Injury Risk May Rise When Kids Play Just One Sport
FRIDAY, March 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Focusing too much on
playing one favorite sport probably isn't a good idea for kids
under 12, researchers report.
More Babies in Strollers, Cribs Winding Up in ER: Study
MONDAY, March 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A growing number of
babies and toddlers are landing in the emergency room for injuries
related to strollers, cribs and other nursery products, a new U.S.
'Synthetic Pot' Tied to Risky Sex, Violence and Drug Abuse in Teens
MONDAY, March 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Marijuana is often
seen as a relatively benign drug that produces a typically mellow
high, but new U.S. government research shows that the drugs called
synthetic pot appear to be much different.
Hip Fracture's Link to Early Death May Last Years
MONDAY, Feb. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Older people who
suffer a hip fracture face a much higher risk of death soon after
the injury, but the risk persists over the longer term, a large
Ice Fishing Can Invite Serious Injuries
SATURDAY, Feb. 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Ice fishing may seem
like a relaxing pastime, but it can result in broken bones,
concussions and other injuries, according to surgeons from the Mayo
ACL Tears on the Rise Among Kids, Especially Girls
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 22, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- As kids play sports
like soccer and football with more frequency and force, many are
damaging their knees, a new study finds.
How to Stay on Your Feet During Slippery Winter Conditions
SATURDAY, Feb. 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Before you head
outside to shovel the snow off your sidewalk this weekend, heed
some safety advice so you don't slip on the ice and land in the
Health Tip: Signs of a Sprained Wrist
(HealthDay News) -- If you feel like you're falling, it's a
reflex action to put your hand out to break the fall. That's why
wrist sprains are so common.
Link Seen Between Concussions and Alzheimer's
THURSDAY, Jan. 12, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Could concussions
speed up the mental decline of people already at risk for
Cold-Weather Foot Care Key for Diabetics
THURSDAY, Jan. 12, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Poor circulation and
nerve damage leave people with diabetes at increased risk for
potentially serious foot problems, especially during the cold
weather, a foot and ankle specialist warns.