No Clear Winner Among Popular Diets, Analysis Finds
TUESDAY, Sept. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Big dieting names like Atkins, Ornish and Weight Watchers have long competed in the battle of the bulge. But a new analysis concludes that whichever diet people choose, their chances of success are about the same.
Double Mastectomy Doesn't Improve Survival, Study Finds
TUESDAY, Sept. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- More U.S. women with early stage breast cancer are choosing to have both breasts removed as a precautionary step, although the double mastectomy provides no apparent survival advantage, researchers say.
More Global Help Needed to Fight Ebola Outbreak
TUESDAY, Sept. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As the Ebola outbreak continues to overwhelm health-care workers in three West African nations, medical experts from the United States and the United Nations called on Tuesday for a concerted international response to stem history's biggest outbreak of the often-fatal virus.
ADHD Medications Won't Stunt Kids' Growth, Study Finds
TUESDAY, Sept. 2, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Stimulant medications
-- such as Adderall, Ritalin and Concerta -- used to treat
attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, won't
stunt their growth, a new study suggests.
Health Tip: Aging Well
(HealthDay News) -- Living a healthy lifestyle is one of the
best things you can do to stay healthier as you age.