College Women More Prone to Problem Drinking Than Men: Study
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- It comes as little surprise that college students sometimes binge drink, but new research shows that college women are more likely to drink unhealthy amounts of alcohol on a weekly basis than are college men.
Heart Attack? Doctors Soon May Have an App for That
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- There are apps that turn your
smartphone into a metal detector, a musical instrument and a GPS
system, and now there's an app that may help doctors save your life
if you're having a heart attack.
Is Menopause Overlooked in U.S. Medical Schools?
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- Too few obstetrics-gynecology
residents in the United States receive formal training about
menopause, which could lead to care issues for the rapidly growing
number of older American women, a new study finds.
Gay Actors Convincing in Heterosexual Roles
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- Although being openly gay
appears to affect a male actor's masculinity ratings, it does not
affect views on his performance, according to a new study.
Control of Heart Risks May Vary Among Outpatient Practices
FRIDAY, May 17 (HealthDay News) -- Management of heart disease
risk factors -- such as high cholesterol, high blood pressure and
smoking -- varies significantly among outpatient practices in the
United States, according to a new study.
Health Tip: Eating Vegetarian
(HealthDay News) -- If you're eating a vegetarian diet, it's
important to make sure you're getting enough nutrients and making
healthy meat-free choices.