January 30, 2011
Seafarers, Gaze at Horizon to Stay Steady
SUNDAY, Jan. 30 (HealthDay News) -- It may not be news to those who spend a lot of time at sea, but a new study reports that if you're aboard a ship, looking at the horizon can help keep your body stable, researchers say.
Running-Related Injuries on the Rise in U.S. Kids: Study
SUNDAY, Jan. 30 (HealthDay News) -- The number of running-related injuries suffered by American youngsters aged 6 to 18 increased 34 percent between 1994 and 2007, according to a new study.
FDA Panel Recommends Testing of Electroshock Devices
SATURDAY, Jan. 29 (HealthDay News) -- An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration decided on Friday that electroconvulsive (also known as "electroshock") devices should be subject to the same tough testing as other medical devices entering the market.