Stay Safe, Play Safe in a Winter Wonderland

TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- When you're outdoors enjoying the winter weather, be sure to protect against cold temperature-related injuries, a sports medicine expert says.

Knee Cartilage Product Approved to Repair Defects

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Maci (autologous cultured chondrocytes) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to repair defective cartilage of the knee.

Health Tip: Find a Fun Alarm Clock

(HealthDay News) -- If you have a tough time getting out of bed in the morning, a fun alarm clock that eases the transition into your day may help.

Kitchen Cooking Burns a Real Danger for Kids

FRIDAY, Aug. 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The day she ended up with second- and third-degree burns on her back, 4-year-old Giuliana Maggio was just busy doing what 4-year-olds do: running around the house, playing hide-and-seek during a family gathering.

Improper Use of Contact Lenses Can Trigger Serious Eye Damage, CDC Says

THURSDAY, Aug. 18, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Unsafe use of contact lenses -- such as sleeping with them in place or using the same pair for too long -- is triggering serious eye injuries for many Americans, a new report finds.

7 Ways to Avoid Serious Injury From School Sports

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- School sports play a major role in many lives, and for players and parents alike it's important to know how to reduce the risk of injuries, a sports medicine doctor says.