Health Tip: Run Safely in Cold Weather
(HealthDay News) -- When the weather gets cold, you can take the
temperature change in stride as long as you take a few
Health Tip: Caring for a Minor Burn
(HealthDay News) -- If you've suffered a minor burn, you may be
able to care for it at home.
Two Pesticides Tied to Higher Risk of Gynecological Disorder
TUESDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Two pesticides are
associated with an increased risk of endometriosis, a common health
problem that occurs in up to 10 percent of reproductive-age women,
according to a new study.
Snoring in Pregnancy Tied to Possible Health Concerns
TUESDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women who snore
three or more nights a week are more likely to have a cesarean
section and smaller babies, a new study finds.
HPV Vaccine Rates Lagging in Southern U.S., Study Finds
TUESDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Young women living in the
South have much lower rates of vaccination against the human
papillomavirus (HPV) than women in other parts of the United
States, a new study reveals.
Statin Use Linked to Lower Prostate Cancer Death Risk
TUESDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Prostate cancer patients who
take the cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins appear to face
a lower risk of death from their disease, new Canadian research
Brain Scans Show Fibromyalgia Patients Process Pain Differently
TUESDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Brain scans reveal that
people with fibromyalgia are not as able to prepare for pain as
healthy people, and they are less likely to respond to the promise
of pain relief.
Experimental Hepatitis C Drug May Treat the Untreatable
TUESDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- A new combination pill could
provide hope for hepatitis C patients who can't take or don't
respond to currently available treatments, researchers say.
History of Prostate Cancer Tied to Higher Odds for Melanoma
TUESDAY, Nov. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Men with prostate cancer may
face an increased risk for developing melanoma skin cancer down the
road, new research suggests.
Health Highlights: Nov. 5, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: