March 30, 2012
Health Tip: Caring for a Chemical Burn
A chemical burn should be treated
immediately and with care, since traditional skin remedies -- such
as an antibiotic lotion -- can react with the chemical and actually
worsen the burn.
Study Weighs In on Diets for Kids
If you're trying to get
your child to drop a few pounds, here's some food for thought: A
new study finds that among three types of diets, kids preferred the
one emphasizing foods that don't cause blood-sugar imbalances.
FDA Calls on Tobacco Companies to List Harmful
FRIDAY, March 30 (HealthDay News) --The U.S. Food and Drug
Administration announced Friday that it will require the tobacco
industry to report on a range of toxic chemical ingredients, and to
also back up any claims for "safer" tobacco products.