Health Tip: Help Prevent Epilepsy
(HealthDay News) -- Epilepsy may be preventable in some situations, experts say.
Health Tip: Protect Kids Who Have Food Allergies
(HealthDay News) -- Depending on your child's sensitivity, a food allergy can range from very mild to life-threatening.
Allergy Sufferers Should Prepare for Holiday Triggers
THURSDAY, Nov. 24 (HealthDay News) -- The holiday season can be a challenge for people with allergies and asthma, but there are a number of things they can do to protect themselves, allergists say.
Black Friday Is About More Than Bargains, Expert Says
THURSDAY, Nov. 24 (HealthDay News) -- Black Friday, the kickoff to the holiday shopping season, is as much about the quest as it is about getting good deals, according to a marketing expert.
Doctor, Take a Cue From Shakespeare
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 23 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors might gain a better understanding of the mind-body connection by reading the plays and poems of William Shakespeare because he regularly used physical symptoms to illustrate his characters' deep emotions, a researcher suggests.
More Aggressive Chemo May Help Younger Lymphoma Patients: Study
THURSDAY, Nov. 24 (HealthDay News) -- Higher doses of chemotherapy with less time between treatments may benefit younger people suffering from aggressive lymphomas, such as diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (one of the most common and aggressive forms of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma), according to new research.
1st Artificial Windpipe Made With Stem Cells Seems Successful
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 23 (HealthDay News) -- A 36-year-old husband and father of two children with an inoperable tumor in his trachea (windpipe) has received the world's first artificial trachea made with stem cells.