Health Tip: Does Asthma Affect Your Sleep?
(HealthDay News) -- Asthma can affect your sleep, as symptoms
often worsen at night.
Health Tip: Care for Your Mouthguard
(HealthDay News) -- A mouthguard helps prevent damage to your
teeth and mouth during sports or other physical activity.
People Overestimate the Happiness New Purchases Will Bring
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- They say money can't buy
happiness, and a new study suggests that's true for even the most
Very Obese Teens See Heart Gains From Weight-Loss Surgery: Study
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- Weight-loss surgery in
extremely obese teens helps reverse heart abnormalities thought to
be associated with severe obesity, a small new study finds.
People May Eat More When Headlines Bear Bad News
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- Tough economic times can
lead people to eat much more than they normally would, a recent
Folic Acid Supplements Don't Affect Cancer Risk, Review Finds
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- Folic acid supplements do
not affect people's risk for cancer, according to a large new
Could Lightning Spur Headaches and Migraines?
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- Lightning is associated with
an increased risk of headaches and migraines, a new study
Common Painkillers Tied to Kidney Risks for Children: Study
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- Children taking the common
painkillers known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may be at
risk for acute kidney damage, particularly when the kids are
dehydrated, a new study finds.
Health Highlights: Jan. 25, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Bisexual Women at Especially High Risk of Sexual Violence, CDC Says
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- Bisexual women in the United
States are more likely to suffer from domestic violence than either
lesbian or heterosexual women, a new government report shows.
Flu Still at Epidemic Levels: CDC
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- While flu activity remains
high across the United States, there are signs that the number of
infections may be leveling off, federal health officials reported
1st OTC Drug Approved for Women With Overactive Bladder
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- The drug Oxytrol has been
approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as the first
over-the-counter treatment for women 18 and older with overactive