Health Tip: Swaddle Baby Safely
(HealthDay News) -- Swaddling your infant in a blanket can be
soothing and help the child sleep more soundly. But it's important
to swaddle safely.
Health Tip: Why Teeth Are Sensitive
(HealthDay News) -- Sensitive teeth can make eating and drinking
painful and unpleasant.
Costs a Barrier to Asthma Care for Some Kids
THURSDAY, May 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- High health insurance
co-pays in the United States increase the odds that children with
asthma will miss out on important doctor visits and preventive
medications, a new survey finds.
Consistent Protein Intake Key to Muscle Strength, Study Says
THURSDAY, May 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- You need to consume
adequate amounts of protein at each meal of the day to keep your
muscles at their best, a new study shows.
Sharp Rise in ER Visits Tied to Abuse of Sedative, Study Finds
THURSDAY, May 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- There's been a steep
increase in the number of Americans being treated at emergency
departments for abuse of the sedative alprazolam, best known as
Xanax, federal officials reported Thursday.
Cheaper Food May Be Fueling U.S. Obesity Epidemic
THURSDAY, May 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Cheaper food could be
a major cause of the obesity epidemic in the United States,
according to a new study.
FDA OKs Test to Improve Blood Donor-Recipient Matching
THURSDAY, May 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The first gene-based
test to help determine red blood cell compatibility between a blood
donor and a recipient has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug
Health Highlights: May 22, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
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