Health Tip: Eat Breakfast
(HealthDay News) -- Considering skipping breakfast?
Health Tip: Coping With Strep Throat
(HealthDay News) -- Strep throat is a bacterial infection that
is treated with antibiotics to kill the germs and prevent
Scientists Explore Effect of Exercise on Prostate Cancer Patients
MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study offers a
possible explanation of how exercise may improve outcomes for
prostate cancer patients.
Testing for Smoke Exposure May Predict Rehospitalization for Asthma
MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Children exposed to
secondhand smoke at home or in the car are more likely to return to
the hospital within 12 months of hospitalization for asthma, a new
Extra Zzz's in Morning May Help Teens Stay Alert in Class
MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Delaying the morning
school bell might help teens avoid sleep deprivation, according to
a new study. Later school start times appear to improve teens'
sleep and reduce their daytime sleepiness.
U.S. Children's Hospitals Vary Widely In Tonsillectomy Care
MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A tonsillectomy is one
of the most routine surgeries for children, but what medication
kids get during and after the procedure varies widely among U.S.
hospitals, a new study finds.
Sunlight Might Be Good for Your Blood Pressure: Study
MONDAY, Jan. 20 (HealthDay News) -- Sunlight is known to lower
blood pressure, but now a team of British researchers has figured
'Sleep Hormone' Tied to Possible Lower Prostate Cancer Risk
MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A link may exist
between the sleep hormone melatonin and prostate cancer, according
to a new study. But experts say it's too early for men to start
popping melatonin supplements to help prevent the disease.
Zest for Life Can Be a Moving Experience
MONDAY, Jan. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Happier seniors can
look forward to greater mobility as they age than their gloomier
peers, new research suggests.
Health Highlights: Jan. 20, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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