Health Tip: Cook Healthier
(HealthDay News) -- Using healthier cooking methods is an easy
way to cut calories and fat from your diet.
Health Tip: Help Improve Your Child's Sleep
(HealthDay News) -- Exposure to light helps regulate the body's
clock, which can help prepare the body for sleep.
1 in 10 Heart Attack Patients May Have Undiagnosed Diabetes
TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As many as one in 10
Americans who has a heart attack may also have undiagnosed
diabetes, a new study finds.
Among New Smokers, Teen Boys More Likely to Quit Than Girls: Study
TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Teen boys who recently
started smoking are more likely to quit than teen girls. And, both
boys and girls who are frightened by cigarette warning labels or
play team sports are more likely to quit, new research shows.
Hormone Levels in Womb Tied to Autism Risk in Boys: Study
TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Some boys with autism
may have been exposed to slightly elevated levels of certain
hormones in the womb, a new study suggests -- though it's not clear
yet what the finding means.
Anti-Alzheimer's Drug Shows Promise in Mice Study
TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers working
with mice have identified a drug they believe holds promise as a
preventive treatment for Alzheimer's disease.
Men Feel More Pain After Major Surgeries, Study Finds
TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Gender may play a part
in how much pain a patient feels following surgery, new research
First-Time Colon Cancer Screening May Be Beneficial for Elderly
TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Colonoscopies in
certain elderly people who've never been screened could be a
cost-effective way to improve their health while extending their
lives a bit.
Fish, Exercise May Help Thwart Colon Cancer's Return: Study
TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Regular exercise and a
diet that includes fish may help colon cancer patients improve
their odds of avoiding a relapse, a new study suggests.
Health Highlights: June 3, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: