Dermatitis May Be More Cause Than Effect of Food Allergies
THURSDAY, Feb. 10 (HealthDay News) -- One of the most common
forms of eczema, the chronic inflammatory skin disease, may
actually precede the onset of food allergies, rather than be the
product of existing allergies, new research suggests.
Bad Times May Seem Worse If You Expect to Repeat Them
THURSDAY, Feb. 10 (HealthDay News) -- People are more likely to
recall an unpleasant experience as being less painful or annoying
if they believe it is over than if they expect it to occur again,
Folate May Not Protect Against Premature Birth
THURSDAY, Feb. 10 (HealthDay News) -- In a study that included
data on nearly 73,000 Norwegian women, researchers found that
taking folate during pregnancy didn't appear to reduce the rate of
Stars Strut on the Runway for Women's Heart Health
THURSDAY, Feb. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Actress Denise Richards
wowed the crowd in scarlet, while
Today show host Ann Curry hit the catwalk in fire-engine red.
Oprah Winfrey's best-friend-forever, talk show host Gayle King,
sashayed in a cherry Donna Karan number, while hip-hop star Eve
rocked out in crimson.
Recession Strengthens Some Marriages: Survey
THURSDAY, Feb. 10 (HealthDay News) -- While money problems
sometimes strain a marriage, the opposite may also hold true: More
than one-quarter of married Americans polled in a recent survey
said the current recession has strengthened their union.
Minnesota's Anti-Tobacco Policies Reap Benefits: CDC
THURSDAY, Feb. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Sustained tobacco-control
efforts in Minnesota have led to a 27.1 percent decrease in adult
smoking rates, from 22.1 percent in 1999 to 16.1 percent in 2010,
says a new study.