Health Tip: Stay Safe This Halloween
(HealthDay News) -- When kids are on the prowl for candy this
Halloween, make sure the night is filled with treats, not
Health Tip: Learn About the A1C Test
(HealthDay News) -- An A1C test is commonly performed on people
with diabetes as a way to help monitor a person's blood sugar over
Targeted Radiation for Breast Cancer May Cause More Complications
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24 (HealthDay News) -- A targeted radiation
treatment called brachytherapy causes more complications in breast
cancer patients than whole-breast radiation, according to a new
Hormone Replacement Therapy: Safe or Not?
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24 (HealthDay News) -- Is hormone replacement
therapy safe or not?
Can Your Body 'Sense' the Future?
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24 (HealthDay News) -- Even without any external
clues, your body can predict events that are about to happen. For
example, you might sense that your boss is about to show up while
you're playing a video game at your desk.
Does Sleep Apnea Offer Some Protection During Heart Attack?
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24 (HealthDay News) -- In a surprising finding,
people with sleep apnea appear to suffer less heart damage during a
nonfatal heart attack than those without the condition, researchers
Mass. Launches Criminal Probe of Firm Linked to Meningitis Outbreak: Report
TUESDAY, Oct. 23 (HealthDay News) -- Massachusetts officials
said Tuesday that they have launched a criminal investigation into
the specialty pharmacy at the center of the fungal meningitis
outbreak that has now sickened 308 people in 17 states and killed
Tired? Your Dog Is Yawning Right Along With You
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 24 (HealthDay News) -- If you're yawning from
fatigue or boredom, your loyal dog is likely yawning as well, a new
Health Highlights: Oct. 24, 2012
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: