Health Tip: Choosing the Right Running Shoes
(HealthDay News) -- Healthy running largely depends on choosing
the correct running shoes. And a prime consideration is the shape
of your arches -- be they low/flat, "normal" or high.
Health Tip: Exercising in Cold Weather
(HealthDay News) -- Most people can exercise comfortably in cold
weather, assuming they bundle up. The prime concern is preventing
hypothermia -- the loss of too much body heat.
Parents May Be Taking Concussion Symptoms Too Lightly: Survey
FRIDAY, Oct. 12 (HealthDay News) -- Only half of U.S. adults who
thought they or their children might have a concussion sought
medical treatment, a finding that suggests many people do not
understand the seriousness of a potential concussion, a new survey
Could Stem Cells Treat Autism? Newly Approved Study May Tell
FRIDAY, Oct. 12 (HealthDay News) -- Autism researchers have been
given the go-ahead by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to
launch a small study in children with autism that evaluates whether
a child's own umbilical cord blood may be an effective
Pre-Test Jitters Might Boost Scores: Study
FRIDAY, Oct. 12 (HealthDay News) -- For students with a good
memory, feeling anxious before taking an exam might actually lead
to a higher test score, researchers have found.
Medicare Open Enrollment Starts Monday
FRIDAY, Oct. 12 (HealthDay News) -- The open enrollment period
for seniors choosing their 2013 Medicare plan starts Monday, and
U.S. health officials say there are more high-quality health plans
to choose from this time around.