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Dads Face Guilt About Workouts, Just Like Moms Do
Dads Face Guilt About Workouts, Just Like Moms Do FRIDAY, Oct. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Fathers face many of the same family and work barriers to exercise as mothers, new research indicates. "A decline or lack of exercise among working parents has...
Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods
Dieters May Be Thwarted by Absence of Healthy Foods SATURDAY, Oct. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Even determined dieters can fail if they don't have a good selection of healthy foods nearby, researchers say. Their new study included 240 obese people. A...
Discussing Ebola: Children Feel Safe, Calm When Adults Do, Too
Discussing Ebola: Children Feel Safe, Calm When Adults Do, Too WEDNESDAY, Oct. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- With so much news focused on the Ebola epidemic in Africa, parents and other caregivers should think about how to help children feel safe, expe...
Depression After Heart Attack May Be More Common for Women
Depression After Heart Attack May Be More Common for Women WEDNESDAY, Oct. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Women are at greater risk for anxiety and depression after a heart attack than men, a new study finds. Researchers looked at 160 patients in Lithua...
Disease Severity in One Eye May Predict Progression in the Other
Disease Severity in One Eye May Predict Progression in the Other THURSDAY, Oct. 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The severity of age-related macular degeneration in one eye is associated with the risk of developing the disease and its progression in the o...
Doctors Often Unaware Their Patients Have Catheters
Doctors Often Unaware Their Patients Have Catheters THURSDAY, Oct. 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Hospital patients often have tubes placed in their veins to deliver medication or take blood samples. But a new study suggests their doctors don't always k...
Detergent Pods Pose Risk to Kids' Eyes, Researchers Warn
Detergent Pods Pose Risk to Kids' Eyes, Researchers Warn THURSDAY, Oct. 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The popular "pods" that hold liquid laundry or dishwasher detergent can pose a danger to kids, especially to their eyes, a new study reports. Research...
Drug-Coated Balloon Catheter Approved
Drug-Coated Balloon Catheter Approved MONDAY, Oct. 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The first drug-coated balloon catheter designed to clear narrowed or blocked arteries in the thigh and knee has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The...
Dallas Ebola Patient Has Died, Hospital Says
Dallas Ebola Patient Has Died, Hospital Says WEDNESDAY, Oct. 8, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Thomas Eric Duncan, the Liberian national who was the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, died Wednesday morning at Texas Health Presbyterian ...
Despite Proper Cleaning, Endoscopes May Pass on E. coli
Despite Proper Cleaning, Endoscopes May Pass on E. coli TUESDAY, Oct. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An E. coli outbreak at an Illinois hospital was caused by endoscopes that had bacterial contamination despite being disinfected in the recommended way, a...