Health Tip: Fire Up the Grill
(HealthDay News) -- Yes, a grill can reach very hot
temperatures. But bad food-safety practices can still make you
Health Tip: Set Swimming Safety Rules
(HealthDay News) -- Establishing strict rules about use of the
swimming pool can help protect your loved ones and prevent
Recession Linked to More Than 10,000 Suicides in North America, Europe
THURSDAY, June 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The Great Recession
that began in 2007 appears to have taken more than a financial
toll: New research suggests that the economic downturn could be
linked with more than 10,000 suicides across North America and
Low Cholesterol Levels May Spell Trouble for Kidney Cancer Patients
THURSDAY, June 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Low cholesterol
levels may increase kidney cancer patients' risk of death, a new
Childhood Cancer Survivors More Likely to Be Hospitalized: Study
THURSDAY, June 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Childhood cancer
survivors wind up in the hospital more often than other people, a
new study finds.
Take Heartburn Medicines Before Breakfast for Best Effect
WEDNESDAY, June 11, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Many people with
heartburn aren't taking their acid-reducing medicine at the right
time, which makes the drugs less effective and wastes money,
according to new research.
Paralyzed Person to Kick Off World Cup
WEDNESDAY, June 11, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A paralyzed person
who will be strapped into a robotic "suit" with artificial skin
will take the first kick-off of the World Cup in Brazil when the
tournament starts Thursday.
Can 6,000 Steps a Day Keep Knee Arthritis at Bay?
THURSDAY, June 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Walking the
equivalent of an hour a day may help improve knee arthritis and
prevent disability, new research suggests.
MRI Technique May Help Detect Parkinson's Earlier
THURSDAY, June 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A simple and quick
MRI technique might aid in early detection of Parkinson's disease,
British researchers report.
When School's Out, Weight Can Pile On
THURSDAY, June 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As the school year
ends, many children feel they're gaining two months of freedom. But
new research suggests many will gain something else: unwanted
Health Highlights: June 12, 2014
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