Stroke Prevention Guidelines Emphasize Healthy Lifestyle
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Want to lower your
risk of a first-time stroke? New guidelines from the American Heart
Association and American Stroke Association reinforce the idea that
a healthy lifestyle is crucial.
Placebo Treatment May Quiet Kids' Cough
MONDAY, Oct. 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Giving young children agave nectar or a placebo treatment of flavored, colored water both appear to help reduce cough symptoms at night more than not giving any treatment, according to a new study.
Some Lung Patients Buy Cigarettes Along With Meds at Pharmacies: Study
MONDAY, Oct. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- While picking up a prescription for cholesterol-lowering medication, about one in 20 people with conditions such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or high blood pressure will also purchase cigarettes, a new study finds.