Health Tip: Getting Too Much Caffeine
(HealthDay News) -- You may be consuming caffeine in everything
from your favorite soda or a mug of coffee to the drug you took to
ease your migraine.
Scientists Discover Rare Vascular Disease
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 2 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers report that
DNA analysis has led to the identification of a new and extremely
rare vascular disease, along with its genetic cause.
Take Safety Precautions in the Snow, Ice
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 2 (HealthDay News) -- The huge winter storm
producing up to two feet of snow Wednesday in some sections of the
United States could also cause a blizzard of injuries if people
don't take proper safety precautions while shoveling or playing in
the snow, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons warns.
Last Year's H1N1 Flu Vaccine Was Safe, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 2 (HealthDay News) -- Close to 100 million doses
of H1N1 flu vaccine were given out in 2009-2010 in China, with no
pattern of serious side effects observed, a review by Chinese
Gardasil Vaccine Guards Against HPV in Boys
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 2 (HealthDay News) -- A large international
trial finds that the Gardasil vaccine shields young men from human
papillomavirus (HPV) as well as it protects young women.
New Antibiotic Helps Prevent Recurrence of Dangerous Gut Infection
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 2 (HealthDay News) -- Late-stage clinical trials
of a new antibiotic for the increasingly common intestinal
Clostridium difficile, which is especially lethal to the
elderly, suggest it prevents recurrence far better than currently