Health Tip: Relax During the Holidays
(HealthDay News) -- You may be overwhelmed with holiday stress,
leaving you little energy to enjoy the season.
Health Tip: Go Easy on the Gravy
(HealthDay News) -- Gravy makes a savory addition to your
favorite holiday foods, but it can pack a lot of unhealthy fat.
Obesity May Be Hard on Your Hearing, Study Says
TUESDAY, Dec. 10, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Listen up: Being
obese, especially if you carry those extra pounds around your
waist, might be linked to hearing loss, a new study suggests.
Dangerous Bacteria Can Lurk Inside Nose, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 11, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Potentially harmful
staph bacteria can lurk deep inside the nose, a small new study
Kids' Social Skills May Suffer When Mothers Drink During Pregnancy
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 11, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Children who are
exposed to alcohol before they are born are more likely to have
problems with their social skills, according to new research.
New Look at Past Studies Highlights Importance of Mammograms
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 11, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Often-conflicting
results from studies on the value of routine mammography have only
fueled the debate about how often women should get a mammogram and
at what age they should start.
'Obamacare' Helping Young Adults Get Health Insurance: Report
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 11, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- More young adults
have health insurance now than three years ago. And many of them
are getting that coverage under a provision of the Affordable Care
Act that allows them to stay on their parents' health policies
until they turn 26, U.S. health officials reported Wednesday.
Health Highlights: Dec. 11, 2013
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: