Docs Detail Healthy Food Choices for Super Bowl Sunday
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Along with football,
food is a major part of the Super Bowl Sunday experience -- but
it's a good idea to choose what you eat wisely and avoid
overindulging, experts say.
College Drinking May Aggravate PTSD Symptoms
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- College students with
post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are likely to drink more
alcohol than other students, potentially worsening their symptoms
and leading them to drink even more, new research suggests.
A Challenge at Work Might Ease Autism Symptoms in Adults
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- For adults with
autism, having the chance to work somewhat independently may lead
to a reduction in symptoms of the disorder, a new study
Health Tip: Using a Nasal Spray
(HealthDay News) -- Using a nasal spray can help ease
congestion, but it's important to use the spray properly.
Health Tip: When Your Child Gets a Nosebleed
(HealthDay News) -- A parent should know what to do at the first
sign of a child's nosebleed. Above all, it's important to remain
calm and to avoid doing anything that will scare the youngster.
Male Cancer Survivors May Live Longer If They Exercise
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Male cancer survivors
may live longer if they exercise, a new study suggests.
Alcohol Tied to Domestic Violence on College Campuses
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Among college
students, alcohol use is more likely than marijuana use to lead to
domestic violence, new research finds.
Childhood Cancer Report Brings Mixed News
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Progress has been made
in fighting childhood cancer in the United States, but many
challenges remain, a new report finds.
CDC to Launch Latest Graphic Anti-Smoking Campaign
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- For the third year in
a row, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is
poised to deliver a bold, no-holds-barred, anti-tobacco message to
the American public.
Health Highlights: Jan. 31, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
For Many Women, Hot Flashes Last 10 Years or More After Menopause
FRIDAY, Jan. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many women continue to
have hot flashes for years after menopause, a new study finds.