Season's Change Can Bring on Cluster Headaches
FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly 1 million
Americans face the threat of cluster headaches since summer
officially arrived, an expert says.
Sounds of Summer May Threaten Your Hearing
FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Some of the most
common sounds of summer -- such as outdoor concerts, fireworks and
construction -- can pose a threat to your hearing if you don't take
steps to protect yourself, an expert warns.
Health Tip: Keep High Schoolers Safe During Sports
(HealthDay News) -- Sports are a key part of staying fit and
enjoying the high school experience, but injuries can occur because
teens' bodies are still developing.
Health Tip: Find a Healthy Balance Between Office and Home
(HealthDay News) -- Establishing a healthy balance between
office responsibilities and home life can help boost your health
Grief in Pregnancy May Trigger Obesity in Adulthood
FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Unborn children of
mothers exposed to severe stress are more likely than others to
grow up overweight or obese, even if that stress occurred months
before pregnancy, a new Danish study has found.
Surgery Doubted as a Migraine Reliever
FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Migraine surgery is
increasingly touted as a potential "cure" for the debilitating
headaches, but researchers say the evidence just isn't there to
support those claims.
Teens Who Prefer Menthols Are Heavier Smokers: Study
FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Teens who use menthol
cigarettes are heavier smokers than those who smoke non-menthols, a
new study finds.
Summer's a Great Time for Tonsil Removal
FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Summer is the perfect
time for children to have their tonsils removed, according to an
Your Stomach Bug May Well Be Norovirus
FRIDAY June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Norovirus, the highly
contagious stomach bug dubbed the "cruise-ship virus," accounts for
about one-fifth of all cases of gastroenteritis worldwide,
according to a new study.
Gluten-Free Diet May Lift the 'Fog' of Celiac Patients, Study Says
THURSDAY, June 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The "brain fog"
experienced by many celiac disease patients seems to improve as
their intestines heal after adopting a gluten-free diet, a small
new study suggests.
For Heat Stroke Victims, Cool First, Then Transport
FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As the hottest months
of the year approach, experts are urging coaches and paramedics to
change how they treat athletes suffering from heat stroke.
Health Highlights: June 27, 2014
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