Health Tip: Running in Hot Weather
(HealthDay News) -- If you're planning to run in hot weather,
the Road Runners Club of America offers these safety tips before
Health Tip: Packing Your Hospital Bags Before Baby Comes
(HealthDay News) -- When you're packing your bags before the
birth of your baby, don't forget to pack essentials for the new
Stroke Prevention Tips for Women
WEDNESDAY, June 26 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly half a million
women in the United States will have a stroke this year, but there
are many ways for them to reduce their risk.
Migraine Sufferers Face Significant Stigma, Study Finds
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- Those who get migraines
have to deal not only with the pain, which can be disabling, but
the stigma caused by others who tend to discount the impact of the
debilitating headaches, a new study shows.
Many 8-Year-Olds in U.S. Have Tasted Alcohol: Study
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- Many 8-year-olds in the
United States have already tasted alcohol, according to a new
Sept. 11 Attacks Drove Nearly 1 Million Americans Back to Smoking
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- In a hidden health effect
of terrorism, about 1 million former smokers in the United States
started smoking again after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks,
a new study finds.
Color of Cutlery Could Change How Food Tastes
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- The size, weight, shape
and color of your cutlery can affect how food tastes, a new study
Two-Pronged Anxiety Treatment Aids Older Adults
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- A combination of
antidepressant therapy and counseling is an effective way to treat
anxiety in older adults, a new study finds.
Rural Women Less Likely to Get Preferred Breast Cancer Treatment: Study
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- Breast cancer patients in
rural areas of the United States are less likely than those in
cities to receive recommended radiation therapy after having a
lumpectomy, a new study finds.
Speed a Factor in One-Third of Deadly Crashes Involving Teen Drivers
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- Speeding is a factor in a
third of fatal crashes involving teen drivers in the United States,
according to a new report.
Think You're Stressed? Maybe You Should Have Your Heart Checked
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- People who think stress is
affecting their health may be setting themselves up for a heart
attack, a new study contends.
C-Sections in U.S. Stable After 12-Year Rise: CDC
THURSDAY, June 27 (HealthDay News) -- Cesarean deliveries in the
United States have leveled off for the first time in 12 years,
although they still account for almost one-third of live births,
U.S. health officials report.
Health Highlights: June 27, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: