|CRDAMC Homepage | CRDAMC Library Phone #: (254) 288-8366 | CRDAMC Library Fax #: (254) 288-8368|
July 21, 2016
Health Tip: Easing Bunions
(HealthDay News) -- Bunions are painful bumps that develop on the side of the big toe
Health Tip: Considering a Sleep Study?
(HealthDay News) -- If you can't find a way to get to sleep, a sleep study may help you figure out what's behind your insomnia.
Living Past 90 Doesn't Doom You to Disease, Disability
THURSDAY, July 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- What if you could live well into your 90s and still be in good health?
Chickens Make Malaria Mosquitoes Fly the Coop
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Although a chicken may seem a strange choice for a bedfellow, sleeping with a poultry partner next to your bed could protect you from malaria, a new study suggests.
Noisy Homes Can Slow a Toddler's Vocabulary
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Background noise can hamper a toddler's ability to learn new words, a new study suggests.
Is Surgery Always Needed for Meniscal Tears of the Knee?
WEDNESDAY, July 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A meniscal tear is a common and disabling knee injury affecting many Americans at some point in their lives.
Scans Not Worthwhile for Most Thyroid Cancers: Study
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Having scans after treatment does not improve thyroid cancer patients' chances of survival, a new study shows.
Helping a Child Manage a Chronic Illness
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children and teens who feel confident handling a chronic illness on their own appear better able to learn to manage their health as adults, a new study finds.
Omega-3s in Fish Tied to Better Colon Cancer Outcomes
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Colon cancer patients who take in higher amounts of omega-3 fatty acids, mainly from oily fish, may have better odds of survival, a new study finds.
Much-Maligned Pigeon May Be a Lead Detective
WEDNESDAY, July 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Though pigeons are generally considered a city-dwelling nuisance, researchers have found that these "rats of the sky" can be used to monitor levels of lead and other toxic compounds in cities.
Health Highlights: July 21, 2016
Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Cancer Experts Criticize Report on Rising Prostate Cancer Numbers
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A headline-grabbing report earlier this week claimed that new cases of advanced prostate cancer in the United States had skyrocketed 72 percent in the past decade.
1 in 10 Americans Has Experienced Ringing in the Ears
THURSDAY, July 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- One in 10 Americans has experienced ringing in the ears, a condition called tinnitus, and that is likely the result of prolonged exposure to loud noises, new research suggests.
EBSCO Information Services is fully accredited by URAC. URAC is an independent, nonprofit health care accrediting organization dedicated to promoting health care quality through accreditation, certification and commendation.
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
To send comments or feedback to our Editorial Team regarding the content please email us at email@example.com. Our Health Library Support team will respond to your email request within 2 business days.