Health Tip: Dining on Dairy Foods
(HealthDay News) -- Dairy foods are an important part of a
balanced diet, but some dairy products are healthier than
Health Tip: Keep Your Nails Healthier
(HealthDay News) -- Your nails may be a good indicator of
general health, so it's important to keep them looking good and
Scientists Reverse Type 1 Diabetes in Mice
SATURDAY, June 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists who
reversed type 1 diabetes in mice say their results might lead one
day to new ways to help people with the blood sugar disease.
Caffeine Affects Teen Boys, Girls Differently, Study Says
MONDAY, June 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Kids appear to process
caffeine -- the stimulant in coffee, energy drinks and soda --
differently after puberty. Males then experience greater heart-rate
and blood-pressure changes than females, a new study suggests.
Delinquent Teens More Likely to Die Violently as Adults: Study
MONDAY, June 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Delinquent youth face
a significantly increased risk for a violent death when they're
adults, a new study finds.
'Bionic Pancreas' Improves Blood Sugar Control for People With Type 1 Diabetes
MONDAY, June 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The "bionic pancreas"
-- a device that uses a sophisticated computer program working in
concert with several diabetes management devices -- successfully
managed blood sugar levels in its first real-world trials on adults
and children with type 1 diabetes.
Younger Blacks on Dialysis Fare Worse in Poor Neighborhoods: Study
MONDAY, June 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Young black adult
dialysis patients who live in poor neighborhoods are much more
likely to die than their white counterparts, according to a new
Diabetes Distress Is Distinct From Depression, Researchers Say
MONDAY, June 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Although diabetes
distress is often mistaken for depression, the good news is that
simple interventions appear to help significantly reduce this
distress, according to new research.
Health Highlights: June 13, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: