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October 07, 2014
Health Tip: Troubled by High Triglycerides?
(HealthDay News) -- Triglycerides are fats that build up in the blood, and high levels mean an increased risk of cardiovascular problems.
Health Tip: Tight Shoes May Be Damaging Your Feet
(HealthDay News) -- Shoes that are too snug can cause some serious and painful problems, including bunions and corns.
Health Risks After Stroke May Linger for at Least 5 Years: Study
TUESDAY, Oct. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Stroke survivors remain at high risk for another stroke or other serious medical problems and death for at least five years, a new study suggests.
Teens With Cerebral Palsy Report High Quality of Life in Survey
TUESDAY, Oct. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Teens with cerebral palsy are just as happy with their lives as teens without the physical disability, a new survey shows.
MRI May Spot Early Signs of Mental Decline, Study Finds
TUESDAY, Oct. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An MRI scan that measures blood flow in the brain may help predict which older adults are at risk for future memory loss, a preliminary study suggests.
Some People Are Born Java Junkies, Study Suggests
TUESDAY, Oct. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Folks who chug lots of coffee may have their genetics to thank for their java cravings, a new study says.
Obama Considers Tighter Ebola Screening for Travelers From West Africa
MONDAY, Oct. 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- President Barack Obama said Monday that his administration is preparing additional screening measures to prevent the Ebola epidemic ravaging West Africa from gaining a foothold in the United States.
Health Highlights: Oct. 7, 2014
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Screen Everyone Over 45 for Diabetes: U.S. Task Force
TUESDAY, Oct. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Every American over the age of 45 should be screened for both type 2 diabetes and prediabetes, a U.S. task force has recommended.
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