January 23, 2012
Health Tip: When Stress Becomes Dangerous
Stress can contribute to a number of serious
health problems, so it's important to visit your doctor when you
notice warning signs that stress is affecting your health.
Health Tip: Help Calm a Cough
If you're plagued with a cold or another
respiratory illness that's causing a cough, there are things you
can do to help tame the beast.
Parents May Hold Key to Treating Kids' Obesity
Parents and caregivers
should be involved in treatment programs for obese children and
should lead by example, praise children's progress and use setbacks
as learning opportunities, experts say.
New Genetic Clues to Breast Cancer?
Researchers have identified
three new genomic regions they believe are linked with breast
cancer that may help explain why some women develop the
Abortion Safer for Women Than Childbirth, Study
Since the U.S. Supreme Court
legalized abortion in 1973, opponents have questioned the safety of
medical procedures used to terminate pregnancy. Now, a new study
contends that having a legal abortion is safer than carrying a baby