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Full-Time Job May Disrupt Breast-Feeding Plans
Full-Time Job May Disrupt Breast-Feeding Plans FRIDAY, July 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New mothers who return to work full-time are less likely to stick with their breast-feeding goals than those who go back to work part-time, a new study finds. "Su...
Food Safety Tips for the Summer
Food Safety Tips for the Summer FRIDAY, July 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Backyard barbeques, picnics and outdoor parties are common throughout the summer, but warm weather makes food safety a lot more challenging. Bacteria in food can grow at a faste...
Farmers' Market Vouchers May Help Poorer Families Eat Healthier
Farmers' Market Vouchers May Help Poorer Families Eat Healthier THURSDAY, July 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Giving low-income families vouchers to buy fruits and vegetables at farmers' markets could increase their consumption of these healthy foods, a...
FDA Approves Hard-to-Abuse Narcotic Painkiller
FDA Approves Hard-to-Abuse Narcotic Painkiller THURSDAY, July 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new formulation of a powerful narcotic painkiller that discourages potential abusers from snorting or injecting the drug has been approved by the U.S. Food an...
Female Triathletes May Face Health Problems Such as Incontinence
Female Triathletes May Face Health Problems Such as Incontinence THURSDAY, July 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Women who compete in triathlons are at increased risk for pelvic floor disorders, including incontinence, and other health problems, a new stu...
FDA Advisers Weigh Risks of Procedure for Removal of Uterine Fibroids
FDA Advisers Weigh Risks of Procedure for Removal of Uterine Fibroids SATURDAY, July 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- There's no way to guarantee that a surgical technique used to grind up uterine growths and remove them through tiny incisions won't incre...
Feeding Fido Raw Pet Food a Risky Choice: FDA
Feeding Fido Raw Pet Food a Risky Choice: FDA TUESDAY, July 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- You may think you're doing what's best for your beloved pets when you feed them raw food, but you're actually putting their health -- and yours -- at risk, the U.S...
FDA Approves Inhaled Diabetes Medication
FDA Approves Inhaled Diabetes Medication SATURDAY, June 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People with type 1 or 2 diabetes now have a new means of getting their medication, with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's approval on Friday of the first inhale...
For Heat Stroke Victims, Cool First, Then Transport
For Heat Stroke Victims, Cool First, Then Transport FRIDAY, June 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As the hottest months of the year approach, experts are urging coaches and paramedics to change how they treat athletes suffering from heat stroke. New guide...
For Young Kids, Nasal Spray Beats Needle for Flu Immunization
For Young Kids, Nasal Spray Beats Needle for Flu Immunization THURSDAY, June 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Good news for needle-phobic kids everywhere: U.S. health experts say giving children ages 2 to 8 the flu vaccine via a nasal spray offers better ...