Health Tip: Control Holiday Stress
(HealthDay News) -- Holiday stress can quickly spiral out of
control. But you can take steps to keep your holidays merry and
bright, not frantic and frazzled.
Speed Bumps May Aid Appendicitis Diagnosis
TUESDAY, Dec. 18 (HealthDay News) -- Speed bumps are great for
slowing down heavy-footed motorists, but they might speed up the
diagnosis of acute appendicitis, a new study says.
Here's What Keeps Rudolph's 'Nose So Bright'
TUESDAY, Dec. 18 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists report that they
have uncovered the biology behind the magic of how Rudolph's nose
glows in the dark as he guides Santa's sleigh around the globe on
Many States Say 'No' to Health Insurance Exchanges
TUESDAY, Dec. 18 (HealthDay News) -- Half of the states in the
nation have rebuffed a key provision of the Obama administration's
health reform law: the creation of state-based health insurance
exchanges, according to data compiled by the Henry J. Kaiser Family
With Testicular Cancer, CT Scan Benefit May Beat Risks
TUESDAY, Dec. 18 (HealthDay News) -- Repeat CT scans deliver a
big dose of potentially hazardous radiation over time, but the
short-term benefit may outweigh the long-term risk for men with
testicular cancer, a new study suggests.