Food, Nutrition and Diet in the News

Health Tip: Eating for Your Age

07/23/2014 - Suggestions for men in their 60s

Tips for Beating BBQ Burns

07/22/2014 - Seek immediate medical help for burns on the face, and large or deep burns

Keep Your Teens Safe on the Road This Summer

07/22/2014 - Parents should limit car use, point out unsafe driving behaviors, be a good role model, set 'carfews'

Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids

07/22/2014 - Threat of respiratory disease may be up to 30 percent higher, study suggests

American Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donations

07/22/2014 - 'Emergency situation' could arise in weeks if shortages continue

2 Courts, 2 Different Decisions on Key Obamacare Provision

07/22/2014 - Rulings conflict over subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website

High-Salt Diets Could Double Risk of Heart Woes for Diabetics

07/22/2014 - Risk even greater for people whose diabetes isn't well-controlled, study finds

Study Casts Doubt on Costly Treatment for Leg Clots

07/22/2014 - Catheter-directed thrombolysis may carry higher risk of bleeding than conventional treatment, researchers say

Injuries on the Increase in High School Lacrosse, Study Shows

07/22/2014 - More than 22 percent of injuries are concussions, researchers call for better player protections

Technique Used in Some Hysterectomies May Help Spread Cancer: Study

07/22/2014 - Cutting uterus into smaller fragments for minimally invasive removal can disperse undetected malignancy

Gene Discoveries Could Shed New Light on Schizophrenia

07/22/2014 - Suspect DNA often tied to neurological 'pathways' centered on brain cell communication, experts say

Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise

07/22/2014 - Small study finds delayed reaction among those who had trouble resting for more than 10 weeks

Obamacare Dealt Setback by Federal Appeals Court

07/22/2014 - Ruling invalidates subsidies for people who bought insurance through HealthCare.gov, the federal website

Health Highlights: July 22, 2014

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Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too

07/22/2014 - Study found mothers who were taught stress-reduction skills had less depression, anxiety

Blood Test Might Help Predict Survival With Lou Gehrig's Disease

07/22/2014 - Study findings may also help researchers test new ALS drugs, researchers suggest

MERS Virus Found in Air in Camel Barn

07/22/2014 - Genetic analysis shows viral sample from barn matched strain found in barn owner and camel, study shows

Health Tip: Soothing Bug Bites

07/22/2014 - Remedies to help fight the pain and itch

Health Tip: Working Out at Work

07/22/2014 - Suggestions to include fitness in your day

Could Probiotics Help Tame High Blood Pressure?

07/21/2014 - Study suggests effect from helpful microbes in yogurt, supplements, but more research is needed