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Quality of U.S. Diet Improves, Slightly
Quality of U.S. Diet Improves, Slightly MONDAY, Sept. 1, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The quality of Americans' diets has improved somewhat but remains poor overall, and dietary disparity between the rich and poor is growing, a new study shows. "The study...
Quitting Smokeless Tobacco May Boost Survival After Heart Attack
Quitting Smokeless Tobacco May Boost Survival After Heart Attack MONDAY, June 23, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests that heart attack patients who stop using snus -- a specific type of moist chewing tobacco that is popular in Sweden -- cou...
Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' Approach
Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' Approach THURSDAY, April 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors often recommend no treatment at all when a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer, opting instead to keep a close eye on th...
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A simple vision test given on the sidelines can help identify athletes who've suffered a concussion, a new study finds. Researchers found that the te...
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines
Quick Vision Test May Help Spot Concussions on Sidelines WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A simple vision test given on the sidelines can help identify athletes who've suffered a concussion, a new study finds. Researchers found that the te...
Quitting Smoking Linked to Better Mental Health in Study
Quitting Smoking Linked to Better Mental Health in Study WEDNESDAY, Feb. 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Quitting smoking may be as good for your mental health as it is for your physical health, a new study suggests. Researchers analyzed data from 4,800 ...
Quinoa May Be Safe Grain for People With Celiac Disease
Quinoa May Be Safe Grain for People With Celiac Disease TUESDAY, Jan. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The grain quinoa seems safe for people with celiac disease, a new British study suggests. People with celiac disease have an immune response in the smal...
Quitting Smoking May Cut Cataract Risk
Quitting Smoking May Cut Cataract Risk THURSDAY, Jan. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Smokers who kick the habit may reduce their risk of developing the blurred vision problem known as cataracts, new research shows. This common medical condition -- in whi...
Quit-Smoking Products Won't Harm the Heart, Review Finds
Quit-Smoking Products Won't Harm the Heart, Review Finds MONDAY, Dec. 9, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- There's good news for people trying to quit smoking: Aids such as nicotine gums and patches or smoking cessation drugs such as Chantix won't harm the hea...
Quitting Tips for Thursday's Great American Smokeout
Quitting Tips for Thursday's Great American Smokeout WEDNESDAY, Nov. 20, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- In advance of Thursday's Great American Smokeout, an expert offers some tips on how to quit smoking. Being mentally ready to quit smoking is the most imp...