Dial Down Your Holiday Stress
THURSDAY, Nov. 22 (HealthDay News) -- From crowded shopping
malls to unpaid bills to an onslaught of out-of-town guests, the
holidays can cause overwhelming stress. One way to remain calm is
to manage unrealistic expectations, experts advise.
Soy-Rich Diets May Not Prevent Hot Flashes in Most Menopausal Women
THURSDAY, Nov. 22 (HealthDay News) -- Consuming soy products
doesn't prevent hot flashes and night sweats in most women, a large
Health Tip: Preparing Baby Formula
(HealthDay News) -- Proper preparation and handling of baby's
formula can help keep your child from getting sick.
Tips for Holiday Heartburn Relief
THURSDAY, Nov. 22 (HealthDay News) -- It might be a good idea to
take stock of the heartburn products in your medicine cabinet
before heading out to any holiday parties, an expert advises.
Health Tip: Use Antibiotics Wisely
(HealthDay News) -- Your child must take an antibiotic according
to a doctor's prescription or label instructions, to make sure the
medicine works properly and doesn't foster drug-resistant
Dinner-Table Turkeys Differ Greatly From Their Ancestors
THURSDAY, Nov. 22 (HealthDay News) -- The turkey that makes a
special guest appearance on your Thanksgiving dinner table is
genetically very distinct from its wild-roaming ancestors,
Secondhand Smoke Very Unhealthy for Kids in Cars: Study
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 21 (HealthDay News) -- Spending just 10 minutes
in the backseat of a car with a smoker in the front increases a
child's daily exposure to harmful air pollutants by up to 30
percent, a new study finds.