HEALTH REFORM: Exchanges Will Be Cornerstone for Coverage Choices
Day one of a five-day series
HEALTH REFORM: Young Adults May Be Key to Making It All Work
HEALTH REFORM: Expect Pluses, Minuses for Those With Job-Based Coverage
Day two of a five-day series
HEALTH REFORM: If You're an Uninsured Worker, It's Your Chance to Get Covered
Day three of a five-day series
HEALTH REFORM: Many on Medicare Already Enjoying Benefits
Day five of a five-day series
HEALTH REFORM: Medicaid Expansion Will Allow More to Get More
Day four of a five-day series
Health Tip: Dealing With a Child's Cough
(HealthDay News) -- Parents may become fearful at the first
signs of a child's cough. But experts say a cough is the body's way
of protecting itself against respiratory damage.
Health Tip: Exercising Despite Allergies and Asthma
(HealthDay News) -- Exercise usually is a good idea, even for
people with allergies or asthma, and as long as the doctor
Could Antidepressant Combat Lethal Lung Cancer?
FRIDAY, Sept. 27 (HealthDay News) -- An older and little-used
class of antidepressants may help combat a particularly deadly form
of lung cancer, according to a new study.
Smokers Have Higher Complication Risk After Colon Surgery, Study Finds
FRIDAY, Sept. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Smoking increases the risk
of complications and death following colorectal surgery, a new
Aging May Not Dull Decision-Making Skills, Study Finds
FRIDAY, Sept. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Seniors can be sharper than
young adults at making financial decisions, mostly because they can
tap into the wealth of knowledge they have accumulated over the
years, new research suggests.
Stem Cells From Fat Might Improve Plastic Surgery
THURSDAY, Sept. 26 (HealthDay News) -- Using people's own stem
cells from their body fat could aid in plastic surgery procedures
such as post-cancer breast reconstruction, a small, preliminary
Can Eating Peanut Butter Cut Breast Cancer Risk in Later Life?
FRIDAY, Sept. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Eating peanut butter
regularly as a preteen and teen girl appears to decrease the risk
of developing benign breast disease as an adult, new research has
Health Highlights: Sept. 27, 2013
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