December 12, 2013
Could a Tiny Worm Help Treat Autism?
Adults with autism
who were intentionally infected with a parasitic intestinal worm
experienced an improvement in their behavior, researchers say.
Tough to Predict Profile of Mass Shooter: Report
personality profile or set of warning signs can accurately predict
who might commit a mass shooting such as occurred a year ago at
Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., a new report
Health Tip: Help Heal a Heel Spur
Heel spurs are bony growths that form on the
heel as a result of overuse or obesity. They can lead to
significant pain and discomfort.
Generic Cymbalta Approved
The first generic versions of the antidepressant drug Cymbalta (duloxetine delayed-release capsules) have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Will Music Make Your Child Smarter?
If Johnny doesn't take to the violin, don't fret. A new study challenges the widely held belief that music lessons can help boost children's intelligence.