October 16, 201210162012
Health Tip: Help Keep Head Lice From Coming Back
Head lice are small, wingless parasitic
insects that feast on tiny amounts of blood sucked from the human
scalp. They don't spread disease, but the itchy bites they leave
behind can trigger misery and infection.
Rising Eye Injury Rates Seen With Robotic Prostate Surgery
The number of eye injuries
associated with robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy -- complete
removal of the prostate -- increased nearly tenfold in the United
States between 2000 and 2009, although the risk was still small, a
new study finds.