Modern War Wounds Can Devastate Vets' Sexual, Emotional Health
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The tools of war have
changed. With the increased use of powerful explosive devices, men
and women patrolling on foot in bomb-laced areas of combat are
increasingly suffering traumatic injuries to the groin and
genitals, experts say.
Health Tip: Cut Down on Sugar
(HealthDay News) -- Too much sugar in your diet can lead to a
host of health problems, from rotting your teeth to bulging your
Health Tip: Understanding Sleep
(HealthDay News) -- Experts say there are popular misconceptions
about sleep, some of which could prove harmful.
Do You Often Recall Dreams? Your Brain Might Be More Active
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who often
remember their dreams have high levels of activity in certain areas
of the brain, a new study says.
Are Slimmer, More Attractive Men More Germ-Free?
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Fitter, slimmer men
are more likely to have fewer potentially dangerous germs in their
nasal passages compared to heavier guys, a new study contends.
Could You Work the Device That Restarts Hearts?
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Potentially
life-saving devices called automated external defibrillators are
common in public places across the United States and can help
rescue people suffering a sudden cardiac arrest, government health
Advanced Tonsil Cancer May Respond Well to Targeted Radiation
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Targeted radiation
therapy benefits people with advanced tonsil cancer, a new study
Health Highlights: Feb. 21, 2014
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