Health Tip: Help Keep Back Pain at Bay
(HealthDay News) -- Everyone has back pain at some point, and
it's among the most common reasons for missing work.
Health Tip: If You Aren't Hungry, Don't Eat
(HealthDay News) -- People often eat, not out of hunger, but
because they're bored and seem to have nothing better to do.
Many With Heart Failure Aren't Told About End-of-Life Care: Study
WEDNESDAY, June 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Health-care
providers are often hesitant to discuss end-of-life care with their
heart failure patients, new research reveals.
Cancer, Heart Disease Not Likely Killers of Those Over 100
WEDNESDAY, June 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Pneumonia and
frailty are more likely to be the cause of death among people aged
100 and older, rather than chronic conditions such as cancer or
heart disease, new research shows.
Medicaid Patients Get Worse Cancer Care, Studies Contend
WEDNESDAY, June 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Medicaid patients
appear to receive worse cancer care than people who can afford
private insurance, a trio of new studies says.
Premature Death, Suicides Up Among People With Schizophrenia, Study Says
WEDNESDAY, June 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People with
schizophrenia are facing higher risks of dying prematurely, killing
themselves and committing violent crimes compared to the general
population, a new Swedish study finds.
Study Links Pot Use With Poor Sleep
WEDNESDAY, June 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who use
marijuana may have trouble falling and staying asleep and feel
drowsy during the day, new research suggests.
Health Highlights: June 4, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: