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Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too
Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too TUESDAY, July 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Most therapies for autism focus on the child, but new research suggests the child's stressed-out parents could benefit from treatments designed specifically for ...
Painful, Itchy Patches Could Be Sign of Skin Cancer
Painful, Itchy Patches Could Be Sign of Skin Cancer WEDNESDAY, July 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Painful or itchy skin lesions could be a warning sign of skin cancer, researchers report. "Patients sometimes have multiple lesions that are suspicious lo...
Parent's Death May Raise Risk of Early Death for Grown Children, Study Suggests
Parent's Death May Raise Risk of Early Death for Grown Children, Study Suggests WEDNESDAY, July 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Children and teens who lose a parent might face an increased risk of an early death in adulthood, a new study suggests. People...
Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy
Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy THURSDAY, July 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Parents of obese children often don't view their kids as unhealthy or recognize the health consequences of excess weight or inactivity, according to a new stu...
Pacemakers Common for Those With Dementia and Irregular Heartbeats
Pacemakers Common for Those With Dementia and Irregular Heartbeats MONDAY, July 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who have dementia and heart rhythm irregularities are more likely to get a pacemaker than people without dementia, new research has fou...
Preemies May Have Higher Risk of Blood Clots, Even as Adults
Preemies May Have Higher Risk of Blood Clots, Even as Adults MONDAY, July 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Babies born prematurely appear to have a slightly increased risk of potentially fatal blood clots that they will carry into adulthood, Swedish resea...
Potassium Supplements May Help Some Heart Failure Patients
Potassium Supplements May Help Some Heart Failure Patients WEDNESDAY, July 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Potassium supplements might boost the survival of heart failure patients who are already taking diuretic drugs, a new study suggests. Nearly 5.8 mi...
Protein Temporarily Reversed Type 2 Diabetes in Mice
Protein Temporarily Reversed Type 2 Diabetes in Mice WEDNESDAY, July 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A single injection of a certain protein temporarily reversed symptoms of diabetes in mice, researchers report. The mice had diet-induced diabetes, which ...
Poor More Prone to Leg Circulation Trouble
Poor More Prone to Leg Circulation Trouble FRIDAY, July 11, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People with the lowest incomes may have a higher risk for a circulatory condition called peripheral artery disease (PAD), a new study suggests. People with PAD have n...
Possible Advance for Some Late-Stage Lung Cancer Patients
Possible Advance for Some Late-Stage Lung Cancer Patients MONDAY, July 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Surgical biopsy is safe for certain late-stage lung cancer patients and could improve their chances of getting treated with newer types of drugs that ta...