Red Meat Linked to Increased Diabetes Risk
MONDAY, June 17 (HealthDay News) -- People who eat a lot of red meat increase their risk of developing type 2 diabetes, while those who cut down on red meat cut their risk.
Health Tip: If You Have Braces
(HealthDay News) -- Eating healthy is especially important when
you have braces. That means avoiding sugary foods, which could lead
to plaque build-up and tooth decay.
New Silicone Breast Implants Approved
FRIDAY, June 14 (HealthDay News) -- MemoryShape breast implants
have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for
breast augmentation in women 22 and older, and for breast
reconstruction, the FDA said Friday.
Xgeva Approved for Rare, Non-Malignant Tumor
THURSDAY, June 13 (HealthDay News) -- Xgeva (denosumab) has been
approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat giant
cell tumor of the bone (GCTB), a rare tumor that's most often
Soda Size Limits Could Aid Fight Against Obesity, Experts Say
WEDNESDAY, June 12 (HealthDay News) -- Restricting the sale of
large sodas and other sugar-sweetened beverages in restaurants and
other food-service outlets would affect 7.5 percent of Americans
each day and have the greatest impact on overweight people,
according to a new study.