HealthDay News: Injuries
Avoid the Fall Sports Injury Trap
hitting the playing fields this fall should be reminded that aches
and pains might signal an undiagnosed sports injury, experts
Steer Clear of Dietary Supplements for Concussions: FDA
As the fall sports
season starts and young players face the risk of concussions, the
U.S. Food and Drug Administration warns that dietary supplements
that claim to prevent, treat or cure concussions are untested,
unproven and possibly dangerous.
Hot Cars Can Quickly Prove Deadly for Kids
Before you decide it's safe to make a quick dash into the pharmacy while your toddler is asleep in a car seat during the hot months of summer, consider this: More than 600 children in the United States have died of vehicle-related heat stroke since 1998.
Tips for Beating BBQ Burns
Summer's the season for grilling outside, but mishaps can happen even to the most experienced grillmaster.