Ultrasound Device Might Be a Mood Booster
FRIDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) -- Imagine putting on special
ultrasound headphones and cheering up when you're feeling blue.
Such a device could someday be an option, a new small study
Migraines Linked to Artery Networks in Brain
FRIDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) -- Migraine sufferers are more
likely than other people to have an incomplete network of arteries
that supply blood to the brain, researchers have found.
Soda Tax Won't Curb Obesity, Study Contends
FRIDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) -- Taxing sodas and other sugary
beverages won't help reduce obesity because consumers would switch
to other high-calorie foods and drinks that aren't taxed, a new
Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 307 in 37 States
FRIDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) ---- More than 300 people in 37
states have been sickened to date in a major multistate outbreak of
salmonella infection linked to baby poultry, U.S. government health
officials reported Friday.
Quarterback's Death, NFL Study Split Over Brain Disorder
FRIDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) -- The dispute over whether
playing football raises the risk of developing a degenerative brain
disorder has surfaced again with reports on the death of a former
Michigan college quarterback and findings from a study involving
500 former NFL players.