Health Tip: Avoid the Winter Blues
(HealthDay News) -- You may develop a case of the winter blues
as the weather gets colder and the days become shorter.
Health Tip: Using Frozen and Canned Foods
(HealthDay News) -- For families on the go, frozen and canned
goods can be a lifesaver. But they're no excuse to ignore food
Constipation Treatments Not Equally Effective: Review
MONDAY, Jan. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Some treatments are more
effective than others for relieving constipation in seniors,
according to a new review.
First-Ever Guidelines Issued for Treating Type 2 Diabetes in Kids
MONDAY, Jan. 28 (HealthDay News) -- For the first time ever, the
American Academy of Pediatrics has issued guidelines for the
management of type 2 diabetes in children and teenagers aged 10 to
For Early Cancer, Lumpectomy Beats Mastectomy for Survival: Study
MONDAY, Jan. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Breast-conserving surgery
for early stage breast cancers may result in better survival than
mastectomy, according to a new study.
Lighter Sleep May Dull Memory Skills in Seniors
SUNDAY, Jan. 27 (HealthDay News) -- It's no secret that your
memory skills decline as you get older, making it harder for you to
pick up new tasks or remember where you put your keys.
Do TV Liquor Ads Drive Kids to Drink?
MONDAY, Jan. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Seeing beer and liquor ads
on TV may promote drinking as early as seventh grade and lead to
alcohol-related problems just a few years later, a new study
FDA Approves 3 New Drugs for Type 2 Diabetes
FRIDAY, Jan. 25 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug
Administration late Friday approved three new medications to help
people battle type 2 diabetes.
Health Highlights: Jan. 28, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Dog Treats Can Pack on the Pounds, Vets Say
MONDAY, Jan. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Popular dog treats called
bully or pizzle sticks may contain more calories than expected and
could be contaminated by bacteria, according to a new study.
Three New Drugs Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
MONDAY, Jan. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Three new related drugs
designed to improve blood sugar control in people with type 2
diabetes have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug