Health Tip: Are You at Risk for an Exercise Injury?
(HealthDay News) -- You don't have to push yourself to the point
of pain to gain the benefits of exercise, experts say.
Health Tip: Driving Down the Highway
(HealthDay News) -- While you're cruising down the highway,
always make sure you're awake and alert.
'Nerve Block' to Neck Might Help Ease Hot Flashes
MONDAY, Feb. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Women suffering from
hot flashes might get some relief through an injection of an
anesthetic near a nerve bundle in the neck, a small new study
Heavy Kids May Suffer Worse Elbow Fractures
TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Obese children who
break their arm just above the elbow are more likely to suffer
complex fractures and have complications after surgery than
normal-weight children, according to a new study.
Elephants Comfort Each Other in Distress: Study
TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Asian elephants use
touch and sound to console other elephants in distress, according
to a new study.
Drinking Early in Pregnancy May Harm Placenta, Study Finds
TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Drinking moderate to
large amounts of alcohol early in your pregnancy may damage your
placenta, the organ that sustains your developing baby until it is
born, researchers say.
'Talking' Medical Devices, Apps Continue to Evolve
TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- They remind you when
it's time to take your medicine, coach you through emergency
medical procedures and text you their approval when you eat your
Health Highlights: Feb. 18, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: