Eye Doctors Offer Fireworks Safety Tips
THURSDAY, July 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- If you and your
family like fireworks, the best way to enjoy them is by watching
displays staged by professionals, according to eye doctors.
Grill Safely This Holiday Weekend
THURSDAY, July 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- July Fourth is nearly
here, and chances are your weekend plans include at least some
Health Tip: Eating for Energy
(HealthDay News) -- Food is fuel for your body, and filling up
on nutritious offerings can really rev up your energy.
Health Tip: Take it Easy on Chemical Cleaners
(HealthDay News) -- Using harsh chemical cleaners can be
irritating for people who have asthma, especially children.
Aerobic/Strength Training Combo May Be Best Workout for Diabetics
WEDNESDAY, July 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A combination of
aerobic and resistance training may work better than either type of
exercise alone in helping people with diabetes control their blood
sugar, a new review finds.
Teen Drinkers Risking Their Lives: Study
THURSDAY, July 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Teen drinkers who
also use drugs run a greater risk for serious health problems and
death, a new U.S. government study shows.
Change Bad Habits Early, Save Your Heart Later
THURSDAY, July 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Young adults who drop
their bad health habits can reduce their risk of heart disease as
they age, new research suggests.
Insulin Pumps May Outperform Daily Injections for Type 2 Diabetes: Study
WEDNESDAY, July 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Insulin pumps
provide better blood sugar control for adults with diabetes than
multiple daily insulin injections, a new study says.
One Tick Bite Can Equal Two Infections
THURSDAY, July 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- If you're planning to
spend quality time outdoors this summer, new research may give you
another reason to guard against ticks.
Researchers Discover How 'Magic Mushrooms' Affect the Brain
THURSDAY, July 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- When people take the
drug known as "magic mushrooms," their brain shows a pattern of
activity that is similar to that seen with dreaming, new research
Health Highlights: July 3, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Hurricane Season Has Begun: Are You Ready?
THURSDAY, July 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As Hurricane Arthur
threatens the East Coast of the United States, people are getting
an important reminder about safety preparations they need to make
for hurricane season.
Beleodaq Approved for Aggressive non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
THURSDAY, July 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Beleodaq (belinostat)
has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat
peripheral T-Cell lymphoma (PTCL), a rare and aggressive form of
non-Hodgkin lymphoma (cancer of the lymph nodes).