December 06, 20121262012
Health Tip: Getting a Tattoo?
Tattoos may be popular forms of body art and
expression, but they pose a number of potential health problems,
the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says.
Health Tip: Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes
People with type 2 diabetes either don't
produce enough insulin, or their bodies don't process insulin
correctly. More than 90 percent of people with diabetes have type
2, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics says.
Childless People Die Sooner, Study Says
A new study of couples
treated for infertility found a significantly higher death rate
among couples who remained childless and lower odds of psychiatric
illness among those who adopt.
Sedatives May Raise Pneumonia Risk
People taking the widely
prescribed sedatives known as benzodiazepines may be putting
themselves at greater risk for developing pneumonia, British