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Tips for Hair Loss Treatment

Tips for Hair Loss Treatment

Hair is nothing more than a strand of protein growing out of a follicle in the scalp. A single, normal hair lives four to five years before falling out and being replaced. Accordingly, hair loss is also a natural consequence … Read more

Some Tips for Avoiding Injury on Super Bowl Sunday

Some Tips for Avoiding Injury on Super Bowl Sunday

SATURDAY, Feb. 5 (HealthDay News) — Super Bowl-related partying, drinking and excitement can lead to injuries — and even death — for fans watching the big game on TV, warns an emergency room doctor. Drinking, driving — and what can … Read more

Restrictive Diet May Reduce ADHD Symptoms

Restrictive Diet May Reduce ADHD Symptoms

THURSDAY, Feb. 3 (HealthDay News) — A special restrictive diet may significantly reduce symptoms of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in young children, a new study suggests. But researchers add that not all kids helped; long-term effectiveness unknown. When children between … Read more

Loving Your Bedroom May Be Key to Good Sleep

Loving Your Bedroom May Be Key to Good Sleep

THURSDAY, Jan. 27 (HealthDay News) — Only 42 percent of Americans say they sleep well almost every night and can therefore be categorized as “great sleepers,” according to a new National Sleep Foundation survey. An extra hour each night makes … Read more

For Safe Sledding, Follow These Tips

For Safe Sledding, Follow These Tips

SUNDAY, Jan. 23 (HealthDay News) — Sledding is one of the many outdoor activities that make winter wonderful, but certain safety precautions are needed in order to prevent injuries, say experts. Helmets can help prevent serious head injuries, experts say. … Read more

Five Steps to a Healthier Heart

Five Steps to a Healthier Heart

SATURDAY, Jan. 15 (HealthDay News) — Five simple steps can help lower your risk of heart disease, says a leading expert on preventive cardiology. Expert offers simple lifestyle changes to keep cardiovascular disease at bay. About 58 million Americans have … Read more

Your Genes Help You Choose Your Friends, Study Says

Your Genes Help You Choose Your Friends, Study Says

MONDAY, Jan. 17 (HealthDay News) — Your friends aren’t just people you enjoy: You tend to befriend others with similar or complementary genes, a new study suggests. Biology drives people to find others with similar or complementary traits Researchers from … Read more

7 tips for preventing back pain at work

7 tips for preventing back pain at work

The back’s system of bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons and nerves work together to bear the weight of your body and the loads you carry. The structure of the back provides considerable strength and flexibility, but because the spine is so … Read more