Health Tip: Soothing Bug Bites
(HealthDay News) -- Nothing can ruin a nice summer evening
faster than being bitten by bugs.
Health Tip: Working Out at Work
(HealthDay News) -- Finding ways to exercise at work can save
you time and help make sure you get enough physical activity.
Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise
TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who suffer
long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in
blood pressure, a new study suggests.
MERS Virus Found in Air in Camel Barn
TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Genetic fragments of
the deadly MERS virus were detected in the air of a barn where an
infected camel was kept, a new study says.
Blood Test Might Help Predict Survival With Lou Gehrig's Disease
TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Simple blood tests
may one day help predict survival and the course of the disease in
people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also called Lou
Gehrig's disease, Italian researchers report.
Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too
TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Most therapies for
autism focus on the child, but new research suggests the child's
stressed-out parents could benefit from treatments designed
specifically for them.
Gene Discoveries Could Shed New Light on Schizophrenia
TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- One of the largest
studies ever conducted into the genetic origins of a psychiatric
disorder has uncovered 83 new sites on chromosomes that harbor
inherited genes tied to schizophrenia.
Technique Used in Some Hysterectomies May Help Spread Cancer: Study
TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Removing the uterus
with a minimally invasive procedure known as morcellation carries a
risk of spreading undetected cancer, and now a new study pinpoints
the likelihood more clearly.
Health Highlights: July 22, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news
developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Obamacare Dealt Setback by Federal Appeals Court
TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a bombshell ruling
that could potentially play havoc with Obamacare, a federal appeals
court said Tuesday that the financial subsidies provided to
millions of Americans who bought health insurance though the
federal HealthCare.gov website exchange are illegal.