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Health News for 08/22/14

August 22, 2014

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Cosmetic Eye Procedure May Ease Migraines, Small Study Says

Cosmetic eyelid surgery involving specific nerves may do more than improve your looks -- the procedure may also provide migraine relief for some, according to new research.
Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says

Many children get anxious or afraid when they have to get a vaccination, but there are a number of ways that parents can make these shots easier for their kids, an expert suggests.
Health Tip: Healthy Grilling Options

The grill is a great way to cook healthy foods without heating up the kitchen.
Health Tip: Incorporating Flexibility Training

Flexibility training, such as stretching, is an often-ignored type of exercise designed to improve the body's range of motion.
Food Allergies More Common Among Inner City Kids, Study Finds

Inner city children have a higher-than-normal risk of developing food allergies, a new study finds.
Counseling Does Little to Deter Youth Drinking, Review Finds

Counseling may do little to help young people with drinking problems, a large-scale review finds.
College Prep 101

College can be a challenging time for young people, but there are a number of things they can do to make the most of their new life, an expert says.
Low-Nicotine Cigarettes May Not Lead to More Smoking

People who use reduced-nicotine cigarettes don't smoke more to make up for the lower levels of nicotine, according to a new study.
Many U.S. Workers on Disability Use Narcotic Painkillers, Study Finds

A growing number of Americans on work disability chronically use powerful prescription painkillers, according to a new study.
Health Highlights: Aug. 22, 2014

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Many Americans Harbor Unfounded Fears About Ebola Outbreak: Survey

Many Americans know little about how Ebola is transmitted and harbor unfounded fears about the possibility of an outbreak in the United States, a new survey shows.

 

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