Health Tip: Encourage Kids to Exercise
(HealthDay News) -- You know you need to get your kids off the
couch for some exercise, but do you know why physical activity is
Health Tip: Grill Fruits and Veggies
(HealthDay News) -- Want to enjoy some warm-weather grilling
while eating food that's healthy? Grill up some fresh summer fruits
and vegetables for a delicious twist to your menu.
It's 'Buyer Beware' for Decorative Contact Lenses, FDA Says
TUESDAY, July 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Decorative contact
lenses may seem like a fun accessory, but if you're not careful,
they can cause serious eye damage.
'Love Hormone' Oxytocin May Help Some With Autism
TUESDAY, July 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Treating certain
adult autism patients with just a single dose of the hormone
oxytocin quickly improved their ability to judge facial expressions
and emotions, Japanese researchers report.
Less Flexibility Seen in Brain Wiring of Kids With Autism: Study
TUESDAY, July 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- When most children
take on a task, various brain connections fire up. But scans showed
less of this neuro-boosting activity in kids with autism, according
to a small new study.
Healthy Habits May Slow Cellular Signs of Aging, Study Finds
TUESDAY, July 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Exercise, a healthy
diet and good sleep can protect the body against the negative
effects of stress and slow down the aging process at a cellular
level, researchers report.
Health Highlights: July 29, 2014
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