Health Tip: Handle Stress in a Healthy Way
(HealthDay News) -- Everyone has stress, but there's a right way
and a wrong way to deal with it.
Health Tip: Choosing a Moisturizer
(HealthDay News) -- A moisturizer can help keep skin healthy,
but it's important to choose the right one.
Cancer Center Ads Focus on Emotions More Than Facts, Study Finds
TUESDAY, May 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- TV and magazine ads
for U.S. cancer centers are heavy on emotional appeal, but light on
the facts that patients need to know, a new study finds.
Task Force Recommends Hep B Screening for High-Risk People
MONDAY, May 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors should
regularly screen people at high risk for contracting the hepatitis
B virus, which causes chronic illness and can lead to liver cancer
if left untreated, a national panel of health experts has
Iodine Deficiency Common in Pregnancy, Pediatricians Warn
MONDAY, May 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many pregnant and
breast-feeding women are deficient in iodine and should take a
daily supplement containing iodide, according to a leading group of
Your Income Might Influence Your Risk for Certain Cancers
TUESDAY, May 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Some cancers in the
United States are tied to poverty, while others are more common
among the wealthy, researchers report.
Dad's Brain Becomes More 'Maternal' When He's Primary Caregiver: Study
MONDAY, May 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Fathers who spend more
time taking care of their newborn child undergo changes in brain
activity that make them more apt to fret about their baby's safety,
a new study shows.
Obesity Gene May Explain Why Some Gain Weight as They Age
TUESDAY, May 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A defective gene
linked to obesity appears to affect impulse control and food
choices. And this could explain why people with the gene have so
much trouble maintaining a healthy weight as they age, a new U.S.
Health Highlights: May 27, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: