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Hormone Linked to Social Difficulties With Autism, Early Study Finds
Hormone Linked to Social Difficulties With Autism, Early Study Finds WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Low levels of a certain hormone may play a role in the social difficulties that children with autism spectrum disorders experience, new r...
Health Tip: Strengthen Your Child's Hands
Health Tip: Strengthen Your Child's Hands (HealthDay News) -- As your preschooler grows, so do the hands and fingers. Playtime helps strengthen little hands to prepare them for writing and other skills. The American Academy of Pediatrics suggests thes...
Health Tip: Start a Grill Fire Safely
Health Tip: Start a Grill Fire Safely (HealthDay News) -- Starting a grill can be dangerous, even one that uses charcoal. You can literally get burned if you aren't careful. The National Fire Protection Association advises: Use a chimney starter to sa...
Health Highlights: July 22, 2015
Health Highlights: July 22, 2015 Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: New Medicare Program for Dying Patients Blends Hospice and Medical Care A new program that blends hospice care and...
Healthy Diet May Help Shield the Aging Brain
Healthy Diet May Help Shield the Aging Brain THURSDAY, July 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Eating a healthier diet might reduce the risk of problems with certain brain functions as you age, findings from a recent study suggest. Older adults with healthi...
Health Tip: Are You at Risk for Kidney Stones?
Health Tip: Are You at Risk for Kidney Stones? (HealthDay News) -- Kidney stones are deposits, most often made of calcium, that form in the kidneys and can be very painful to pass. The American Academy of Family Physicians says risk factors include: D...
Health Tip: Get More Nutrients
Health Tip: Get More Nutrients (HealthDay News) -- For a more nutritious punch, make a few simple swaps to get the most from your meals. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers these ideas: Boost oatmeal by mixing with fat-free milk, and fresh o...
Health Highlights: July 23, 2015
Health Highlights: July 23, 2015 Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay: Medicare Lost $60 Billion to Fraud, Waste, Improper Payments: Report More than 10 percent, or $60 billion, of Medi...
High School Band Classes May Boost Teen Brains
High School Band Classes May Boost Teen Brains FRIDAY, July 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Music training improves teens' hearing and language skills, a new study says. The findings suggest that music instruction can help teens do better in school, acco...
Health Tip: Know the Dangers of Mold
Health Tip: Know the Dangers of Mold (HealthDay News) -- Mold growing inside your home can cause serious, even deadly, allergic reactions. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says potential symptoms of mold allergy include: A stuffy no...