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June 14, 2017

Helping Your Kids Cope With Your Divorce

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Kids react to divorce in different ways.

Health Tip: Help Prevent Skin Cancer

(HealthDay News) -- To help reduce your risk of skin cancer, it's all about protecting yourself from the sun's harmful ultraviolet rays.

Health Tip: Inspect Your Child's Playground

(HealthDay News) -- While playground safety has come a long way in the past few decades, there are still many potential hazards.

Hospitals Get Good News About Fighting Staph Infections

TUESDAY, June 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Staphylococcus aureusinfections among U.S. hospital patients have been less resistant to key antibiotics in recent years, a new study finds.

A Sufferer's Guide to Easin' Sneezin' Season

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- When seasonal allergies strike, what remedy is right for you? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has some answers.

Home Blood Pressure Monitors Wrong 7 of 10 Times: Study

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of older people often turn to do-it-yourself home blood pressure monitors to track that vital health sign.

Video Call May Be as Good as Doctor Visit for Headache

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Seeing a neurologist via video conference may be as effective as an in-person visit for people with headaches, researchers say.

As U.S. Heroin Use Reaches 20-Year High, Cost to Society Soars

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Heroin use cost the United States more than $51 billion in 2015, a new study shows.

Nighttime Airport Noise May Raise Heart Risks

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Aircraft noise, particularly at night, may be linked to an increased risk of high blood pressure and heart flutter in people who live near large airports, a new study suggests.

Could Prefab Blood Vessels Revolutionize Root Canals?

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new discovery could give root canal patients a reason to smile. Researchers say they've found a way to create new blood vessels that could help these teeth last longer.

It's a Tough Flu Season … for Dogs

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A highly contagious flu that infects dogs and can be fatal is spreading throughout the United States.

Fever During Pregnancy Tied to Autism in Study

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Children whose moms have any type of fever during pregnancy may have slightly increased odds of developing an autism spectrum disorder, a new study suggests.

Could You Spot Bed Bugs in a Hotel Room?

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- While many travelers think that finding bed bugs in their hotel room would be the stuff of nightmares, very few know what one looks like, a new survey shows.

Health Highlights: June 14, 2017

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:

Have Scientists Created a Safe, Sun-Free Tan?

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Many people would love to have a natural-looking golden tan, but know that soaking up the sun raises their risk of skin cancer. Now scientists say they've developed a way to tan without exposure to damaging ultraviolet (UV) radiation.

Broccoli Extract Shows Promise for Type 2 Diabetes

WEDNESDAY, June 14, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Your Mom may have been right about broccoli's goodness. A small study hints that a substance in the crunchy veggy may help some with diabetes get better control of their blood sugar.

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