Parents who let their young children climb into bed with them during the night may decrease their child's risk of obesity, a new study from Denmark suggests.
Source: European Congress on Obesity Read More
New research suggests that young asthma patients who use drugs known as inhaled anticholinergics -- such as ipratropium -- could be more likely than others to suffer from potentially dangerous irregular heartbeat.
Source: American Thoracic Society Read More
Looking for ways to spend less money may be difficult if you have diabetes. But if you have diabetes and don't closely monitor and control your disease, you dramatically increase your risk for diabetes complications. The cost of treating such complications can be much greater than what might be spent on medications and supplies.
Source: American Diabetes Association Read More
Are you shying away from bad foods that are actually good for you? With all the hoopla about healthful eating, it’s hard to separate fact from fiction.
Source: Katherine Tallmadge, The Washington Post
They might be harder to catch – and no doubt leave their mothers more exhausted – but children born to mums over 40 are healthier and brighter than those of younger women.
Source: The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Read More