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No Mental Benefits Seen for Elderly Who Stop Blood Pressure Meds

Mon, 2015-08-24 11:00

Prior research had suggested that the drugs might have negative effect on memory and thinking



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Blood Pressure Medicines, Memory, Seniors' Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Sharp Spike Seen in Statin Use in Elderly without Heart Disease

Mon, 2015-08-24 11:00

But study notes little evidence exists on the benefits and dangers of doing so



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Seniors' Health, Statins
Categories: Health Sciences

Parents and Childhood Obesity

Mon, 2015-08-24 07:58
Source: HealthDay -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Nutrition, Obesity in Children, Parenting
Categories: Health Sciences

CT Scan Use in Kids Fell Over Past Decade

Mon, 2015-08-24 06:00

More children are undergoing MRI scans and ultrasounds, which don't carry radiation risks



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: CT Scans, Children's Health
Categories: Health Sciences

One-Third of Mass Shootings Worldwide Occur in U.S.

Mon, 2015-08-24 06:00
Study shows link between prevalence of gun ownership and number of public massacres
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Page: Gun Safety
Categories: Health Sciences

Sex Lives Best When Couples Share Child Care Duties, Survey Shows

Mon, 2015-08-24 06:00
Relationship suffered when one partner took on all parenting responsibilities
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Care, Sexual Health
Categories: Health Sciences

Back-To-School Tips for Healthy Teeth

Sun, 2015-08-23 08:00

Dental hygiene, good diet and regular checkups make for pearly whites, expert says



Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Dental Health, School Health
Categories: Health Sciences