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Reducing Work-Family Conflict May Improve Sleep
Reducing Work-Family Conflict May Improve Sleep MONDAY, Jan. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Employees enrolled in a program to reduce work-family conflicts reported improved sleep, a new study says. "We showed that an intervention focused on changing th...
Researchers Rethink Inner-City Asthma Theory
Researchers Rethink Inner-City Asthma Theory TUESDAY, Jan. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new study challenges the widely held belief that inner-city children have a higher risk of asthma simply because of where they live. Race, ethnicity and income h...
Realistic Targets May Boost Exercise Rates, Experts Say
Realistic Targets May Boost Exercise Rates, Experts Say WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People who are sedentary should focus on small increases in their activity level and not dwell on public health recommendations on exercise, according...
Rare Virus Discovered in Common Tick
Rare Virus Discovered in Common Tick FRIDAY, Jan. 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A rare virus has been found in ticks that are common in the southeastern United States. The Tacaribe virus is a so-called arenavirus. Some of the viruses in this family are...
Recess Promotes Healthy Eating by School Kids: Study
Recess Promotes Healthy Eating by School Kids: Study WEDNESDAY, Jan. 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- School kids are a lot more likely to eat the green beans and peaches on their lunch tray if they have recess beforehand, a new study suggests. Students i...
Race, Ethnicity Affect Breast Cancer Survival, Study Shows
Race, Ethnicity Affect Breast Cancer Survival, Study Shows TUESDAY, Jan. 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Your chances of being diagnosed with early breast cancer, as well as surviving it, vary greatly depending on your race and ethnicity, a new study ind...
Researchers Probe Why Colds Are More Likely in Winter
Researchers Probe Why Colds Are More Likely in Winter TUESDAY, Jan. 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Though it's never been scientifically confirmed, conventional wisdom has it that winter is the season of sniffles. Now, new animal research seems to back u...
Rotating Night Shift Work May Raise Risks of Heart Disease, Lung Cancer: Study
Rotating Night Shift Work May Raise Risks of Heart Disease, Lung Cancer: Study MONDAY, Jan. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Working rotating night shifts may pose a threat to your health, a new study suggests. The study defined rotating shift work as at l...
Random Mutations Responsible for About Two-Thirds of Cancer Risk: Study
Random Mutations Responsible for About Two-Thirds of Cancer Risk: Study THURSDAY, Jan. 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Although about one-third of cancers can be linked to environmental factors or inherited genes, new research suggests the remaining two-t...
Researchers Take 'First Baby Step' Toward Anti-Aging Drug
Researchers Take 'First Baby Step' Toward Anti-Aging Drug WEDNESDAY, Dec. 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers could be closing in on a "fountain of youth" drug that can delay the effects of aging and improve the health of older adults, a new stud...