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March 23, 2015
Smog Plus Pollen May Mean Even More Sneezing
SUNDAY, March 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Certain air pollutants may boost the potency of a birch tree pollen that plays a big role in seasonal allergies, researchers say.
Health Tip: Boost Balance With the Right Shoes
(HealthDay News) -- Balance can be a big problem for seniors. If you're not steady on your feet, you're at greater risk of falling.
Health Tip: Cancer Treatment Makes Foodborne Illness a Bigger Concern
(HealthDay News) -- People being treated for cancer are more vulnerable to foodborne illness and its serious complications.
Medicaid Expansion Spotted Many Undiagnosed Diabetes Cases
MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The number of people with newly diagnosed diabetes increased by 23 percent in states that expanded the number of low-income people who are eligible for Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, a new study reports.
Opossums May Come to Humans' Rescue for Snake Anti-Venom
SUNDAY, March 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Wouldn't it be great if humans were immune to snakes' venom? Well, opossums are, and scientists are studying the mammals with an eye to creating a new and better venom antidote.
Smoking May Be Linked to Prostate Cancer's Return
SATURDAY, March 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Smoking doubles the risk that prostate cancer will return after surgery for the disease, a new study suggests.
Chef's Input Helps Make School Meals Healthier, Study Finds
MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Getting a professional chef's input improves the fruit and vegetable selection in school cafeterias, leading students to eat more of those healthy foods, a new study finds.
Vitamin D Supplements Might Slow Prostate Cancer, Study Suggests
MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Vitamin D supplements may slow or prevent low-grade prostate cancer from progressing, a small new study suggests.
Colorado's Legal Pot Is Potent, and a Little Dirty
MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New lab tests on Colorado's legal marijuana suggest that the state's weed supply is more potent than ever, and also a little dirty.
ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered Care
MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), receiving more family-centered, compassionate care may be more effective than standard care, a new study found.
Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Some Parkinson's Pain for Years
MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with Parkinson's disease who undergo deep brain stimulation may experience long-term pain relief, a small, new study from Korea suggests.
Health Highlights: March 23, 2015
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