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Dealing With a Hostile Boss
Dealing With a Hostile Boss WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- One way of dealing with nasty bosses may be to turn their hostility back on them, a new study suggests. Hundreds of U.S. workers were asked if their supervisors were hostile -- d...
Diabetes-Related Foot Condition Often Missed
Diabetes-Related Foot Condition Often Missed FRIDAY, Jan. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A debilitating condition called Charcot foot is often missed among the nearly 30 million Americans with diabetes, doctors say. The condition is highly treatable, bu...
Depression, Anxiety Can Precede Memory Loss in Alzheimer's, Study Finds
Depression, Anxiety Can Precede Memory Loss in Alzheimer's, Study Finds WEDNESDAY, Jan. 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Depression, sleep problems and behavioral changes can show up before signs of memory loss in people who go on to develop Alzheimer's d...
Depo-Provera Linked to Higher HIV Risk, Researchers Find
Depo-Provera Linked to Higher HIV Risk, Researchers Find FRIDAY, Jan. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The injectable birth control Depo-Provera is associated with an increased risk of HIV infection in women, according to a review of research in Africa. Wo...
Does He Post a Lot of 'Selfies'? He Might Be a Narcissist
Does He Post a Lot of 'Selfies'? He Might Be a Narcissist THURSDAY, Jan. 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- That guy on Facebook posting dozens of "selfies" of himself -- at the beach, at work, partying -- might just be a narcissist, a new study suggests. "I...
Despite Resolutions, Food Bills Go Up After New Year's
Despite Resolutions, Food Bills Go Up After New Year's WEDNESDAY, Jan. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- So New Year's Day has come and gone, leaving millions with resolutions to finally shed some pounds. However, a new study finds that Americans actually b...
Drug for Bladder Problems May Help Control Weight, Too
Drug for Bladder Problems May Help Control Weight, Too TUESDAY, Jan. 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A drug already used to treat overactive bladder may also someday help control weight by boosting the metabolic powers of brown fat, a small study suggests...
Diet Rich in Whole Grains Might Extend Your Life, Study Says
Diet Rich in Whole Grains Might Extend Your Life, Study Says MONDAY, Jan. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Over time, regularly eating whole wheat bread, oatmeal or other whole grains may add years to your lifespan, a new Harvard-led study concludes. Whole...
Dealing With Cold Weather Injuries
Dealing With Cold Weather Injuries THURSDAY, Jan. 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- If exercising outdoors is on your list of New Year's resolutions, don't let the cold weather stop you, suggests the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA). But the g...
Defective Hormone Linked to Chronic Obesity in Baby
Defective Hormone Linked to Chronic Obesity in Baby WEDNESDAY, Dec. 31, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A small number of extremely obese people may be fat because their bodies produce a malfunctioning form of the appetite-controlling hormone leptin. That's ...