May 02, 2011
Secondhand Smoke Boosts Boys' Blood Pressure
Boys who are exposed to
secondhand smoke tend to have higher blood pressure levels than
other boys, placing them at increased risk of developing
hypertension when they grow up, a new study has found. But the
reverse was true for girls.
Brains of Autistic Kids Still Larger at Age 4,
The brains of 4- and
5-year-old children with autism are larger than the brains of
normally developing children, and the difference probably occurs
several years earlier, a new study suggests.
Tradjenta Approved for Type 2 Diabetes
tablets, combined with diet and exercise, has been approved by the
U.S. Food and Drug Administration to control blood sugar in people
with type 2 diabetes, the agency said Monday.