Early Intervention Holds Hope for Those Who Stutter
FRIDAY, May 27 (HealthDay News) -- Stuttering may seem simple
enough. People who stutter cannot get words out properly. They
repeat or prolong sounds or syllables, sometimes appearing to
physically struggle to speak.
Health Tip: Prevent Motion Sickness
(HealthDay News) -- Motion sickness can quickly spoil that
long-awaited vacation or business trip. The inner-ear disorder
affects balance and equilibrium, possibly leading to queasiness,
nausea and vomiting.
Have a Safe Barbeque This Memorial Day
Friday, May 27 (HealthDay News) -- As grills around the country
are fired up for Memorial Day, one food safety expert has advice on
how to ensure your barbeque or picnic is not only fun but safe.
On-the-Job Activity Boosts Americans' Exercise Levels
FRIDAY, May 27 (HealthDay News) -- On-the-job physical activity
contributes to a person's overall fitness, and should be considered
when evaluating whether an individual meets recommended physical
activity guidelines, a new U.S. government report says.
Scientists Discover 'Ultra-Bad' Cholesterol
FRIDAY, May 27 (HealthDay News) -- A new, "ultra-bad" form of
low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol has been discovered in
people with a high risk for heart disease, according to British
Rheumatoid Arthritis May Double Risk of COPD
FRIDAY, May 27 (HealthDay News) -- People with rheumatoid
arthritis are twice as likely as healthy people to have chronic
obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a large new study finds.