Health Tip: Controlling Your Diabetes
(HealthDay News) -- Tight diabetes control means carefully
managing your meals, exercise and medication to ensure that your
blood glucose levels are stable.
Rigorous Exercise May Boost Benefits of Weight-Loss Surgery
FRIDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- After undergoing the
weight-loss procedure known as bariatric surgery, following a
rigorous exercise routine can help patients continue to lose weight
and avoid regaining unwanted pounds, researchers say.
Binge Drinking May Impair Teen Brain Development
FRIDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- Binge drinking can damage
teenagers' spatial working memory (the ability to perceive their
environment or their surroundings) at a critical time when their
brains are still developing, according to a new study.
The Cycling Stud Who Shed His Couch Potato Skin
FRIDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- Kids stretched out their
open palms over barricades as I crossed the finish line Sunday of
the Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic, and I high-fived them as I
rolled past, feeling like an utter rock star.
Dogs Adept at Reading People's Minds
FRIDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- To anyone who is familiar
with the eerily human-like qualities of man's best friend, the news
that dogs can read your mind shouldn't come as any surprise.
Cigarette Tax Unlikely to Deter Some Smokers: Report
FRIDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- In an attempt to get smokers
to kick the harmful habit, a number of governments have raised
taxes on cigarettes, yet many people remain undeterred by the price
increases, according to a new Canadian study.
Want to Eat Less? Try a Bigger Fork
FRIDAY, July 15 (HealthDay News) -- One way to avoid overeating
at your favorite restaurant may be to order bigger cutlery, a new