Concussion Tied to More School Problems Than Other Sports Injuries

FRIDAY, May 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Students who suffer a concussion may face more school difficulties than their peers with other sports-related injuries, a new study suggests.

Delayed Treatment for Concussion May Prolong Recovery

FRIDAY, May 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Athletes should not take a blow to the head lightly. New research suggests delayed treatment for concussion could prolong recovery.

Health Tip: Recognizing Ankle Sprain

(HealthDay News) -- A lone misstep can cause pain in your ankle, but how can you tell if it's a sprain?

Disabling Falls Don't Have to Happen

THURSDAY, May 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Seniors are at high risk for falls, but there are ways to reduce that risk, experts say.

Lithium Beats Newer Meds for Bipolar Disorder, Study Finds

THURSDAY, May 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Lithium outperforms newer mood stabilizers in the treatment of bipolar disorder, a new study has found.

More Kids Burned, Hospitalized as Fireworks Sales Rules Ease

MONDAY, May 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- There has been a sharp increase in the number of U.S. children who have been hospitalized with fireworks-related burns since sales restrictions on fireworks have been eased, a new study finds.

Playground-Related Brain Injuries on Rise in U.S.

MONDAY, May 2, 2016 (Healthday News) -- For some kids, playgrounds aren't all fun and games. Playground-related brain injuries have risen significantly in the United States over the last decade, health officials say.

Sleep Doesn't Come Easy to Those With Brain Injuries

WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many people who suffer a traumatic brain injury struggle with sleep problems they may not be aware of, Swiss researchers report.

Expert Offers Advice on Treating Corns, Calluses

SUNDAY, April 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Corns and calluses form due to friction or pressure on the skin, and there are a number of ways to treat these often unsightly areas, an expert says.

To Be a Safe Boater, Be a Smart Boater

FRIDAY, April 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The arrival of warm weather means millions of Americans will be heading out in their boats, so experts are offering a few safety reminders.