September 16, 20139162013
Health Tip: Coping With Lupus
Lupus is an autoimmune disease that can
cause fatigue and fever to skin rashes and joint pain. There is no
cure, but a healthy lifestyle can help control symptoms.
Health Tip: Spot the Signs of 'Lazy Eye'
Lazy eye (amblyopia) means one eye is weaker
than the other. Unless one of the eyes is aligned abnormally or
there is some other visual evidence, parents may not be aware that
their child is affected.
CDC Sounds Alarm on Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria
More than 2 million people
come down with infections from antibiotic-resistant bacteria every
year in the United States, leading to at least 23,000 deaths,
according to a report released Monday by federal health
Bullied Kids Often Develop Physical Symptoms, Study Says
Kids who are the victims of
bullies are often reluctant to report the abuse. But a new study
shows that frequent and unexplained physical symptoms are common in
bullied children, and experts say they can be signs that should
alert parents and teachers to a problem.
New Device Approved for Enlarged Prostate
The UroLift system has been
approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat low or
blocked urine flow in men aged 50 and older who have an enlarged