No Change in Heart Attack Rates for Younger U.S. Adults
MONDAY, July 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Despite recent advances in preventing heart attacks among U.S. seniors, those gains don't seem to have occurred among middle-aged adults -- especially women, a new study reports.
Asthma Drug May Help Those With Chronic Hives
MONDAY, July 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A drug already used to treat moderate-to-severe allergic asthma appears to offer relief to people with chronic hives who haven't been helped by standard medications, new research suggests.
Animal Experiments Shed Light on HIV's Ability to Hide
MONDAY, July 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The "viral reservoir" in which HIV can lie dormant for years, avoiding detection and elimination, is established much earlier than previously thought, new animal research indicates.
Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children
MONDAY, July 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Children born to women
who smoked during pregnancy appear to have an increased risk of
developing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD),
according to new research.