Health Tip: Should I Work During Pregnancy?
(HealthDay News) -- Some pregnant women worry if it's safe to
continue working. The answer, experts say, depends on your health
and the type of work you do.
Health Tip: Avoid Mishaps at Restaurants
(HealthDay News) -- A restaurant table isn't always designed for
kids, so it's important for parents to help little ones enjoy a
Can Meditation Help Paralyzed People Sync Their Brains to Computers?
SUNDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Yoga and meditation may help
paralyzed people learn how to link their brain with a computer,
according to a new study.
Exercise May Help Ease Depression in Teens: Study
SUNDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Teens can suffer from
depression like everyone else, but a small new study hints that
exercise might help ease the condition.
Teens May Have Less Impulse Control When Faced With Danger
MONDAY, Nov. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Teens react more impulsively
to danger than children or adults, which might explain why they're
more likely to be involved in crimes, according to a new study.
Exercise in Pregnancy May Boost Baby's Brain, Study Says
SUNDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Moderate exercise during
pregnancy may boost your baby's brain development, according to new
Poorer Women Delay Examination of Breast Lumps, Study Suggests
MONDAY, Nov. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Younger women with limited
finances are more likely than others to delay seeking medical
attention after finding an abnormality in their breast, according
to a new study.
Sugary Soda Habit May Harm Kidneys, Study Suggests
SATURDAY, Nov. 9 (HealthDay News) -- If you have a penchant for
drinking sugary sodas, you might be raising your risk for kidney
disease, new research suggests.
Signs of Early Kidney Damage Found in Some 9/11 Responders
SATURDAY, Nov. 9 (HealthDay News) -- Some first responders who
toiled at the World Trade Center site after the Sept. 11, 2001,
attacks are now showing signs of early kidney damage, a preliminary
Estrogen After Menopause May Blunt Stress' Effects on Memory
SUNDAY, Nov. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Estrogen therapy after
menopause may help reduce the memory problems associated with
stress in some older women, a small new study suggests.
Fewer ER Visits for Kids After Cold Medicine Restrictions
MONDAY, Nov. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Restrictions placed on cough
and cold medicines may be working, with fewer young children ending
up in the ER because of bad side effects tied to the drugs, new
Gun Violence in PG-13 Movies Tripled Since 1985, Study Finds
MONDAY, Nov. 11 (HealthDay News) -- The amount of gun violence
in PG-13 movies has tripled since 1985, the year the film rating
category was introduced, a new study shows.
Earlier Onset of Periods May Not Mean Earlier Sex
MONDAY, Nov. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Girls who start menstruating
at a younger-than-average age do not have sex earlier than their
peers, according to a new study.
Health Risks, Costs Much Higher With Multiple Births: Study
MONDAY, Nov. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Multiple pregnancies are a
major health issue involving significantly greater health risks for
both mothers and babies and much higher medical costs, compared to
pregnancies involving only one baby, a new study finds.
Boston Bombing Triggered Flashbacks in Vets With PTSD, Study Finds
MONDAY, Nov. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Boston-area veterans with
post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) experienced flashbacks,
disturbing memories and other psychological effects after the
Boston Marathon bombing, according to a new study.
Health Highlights: Nov. 11, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Aptiom Approved to Treat Seizures
MONDAY, Nov. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Aptiom (eslicarbazepine
acetate) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
as an add-on drug to help treat adults with partial epileptic