Health Tip: Climbing at the Playground
(HealthDay News) -- Playgrounds offer plenty of chances for
active little ones to climb, but it's important for parents to
minimize the risk of falls and injuries.
Health Tip: Ride a Horse Safely
(HealthDay News) -- If riding a horse is your thing, it's a good
idea to brush up on basic safety rules and to make sure you're
wearing the right equipment.
Lying in Virtual World Can Be Spotted, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 11 (HealthDay News) -- When people lie while
texting, using social media or instant messaging, they take longer
to reply, make more edits and write shorter responses, researchers
Young People May Respond Better to Upbeat Health Messages
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Health and safety
campaigns with positive messages might better persuade young people
to avoid risky behaviors such as smoking and unprotected sex than
campaigns that highlight health dangers, a new study suggests.
Racial and Ethnic Differences Seen in Survival, Care Needs With Certain Strokes
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Among patients with a
certain type of bleeding stroke, racial and ethnic differences
exist in their outcomes, a large new study finds.
Nearly 60 Percent of Uterine Cancer Cases Preventable: Report
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Regular physical
activity and maintaining a healthy weight can prevent three of
every five new cases of endometrial cancer in the United States,
according to a new review of scientific evidence.
Health Highlights: Sept. 11, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: